The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 44 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Python 382 401 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.46% 5.26% 5.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 9.80% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 296 340 367
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3486 4090 4992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.85% 53.64% 58.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 3486 4221
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Python
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the East of England region.

Python Salary Trend in the East of England

Python
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in the East of England

Python
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -6 236 £45,000 - 62
Hertfordshire +30 96 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Essex +9 20 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Suffolk +13 17 £35,000 - 4
Norfolk +23 8 £32,500 +17.11% 1
Bedfordshire -4 4 £56,750 +13.50% 2
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 264 (38.48%) Linux
2 262 (38.19%) Java
3 212 (30.90%) Degree
4 203 (29.59%) C++
5 201 (29.30%) Perl
6 189 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
7 180 (26.24%) Software Engineering
8 162 (23.62%) JavaScript
9 152 (22.16%) SQL
10 142 (20.70%) Computer Science
11 135 (19.68%) C
12 123 (17.93%) HTML
13 99 (14.43%) C#
14 95 (13.85%) Unix
15 94 (13.70%) Git (software)
16 88 (12.83%) Bash Shell
16 88 (12.83%) CSS
17 83 (12.10%) Scrum
17 83 (12.10%) Django
18 82 (11.95%) Windows
19 77 (11.22%) jQuery
20 76 (11.08%) NoSQL
20 76 (11.08%) Big Data
20 76 (11.08%) Algorithms
21 71 (10.35%) QA
22 70 (10.20%) TDD
23 68 (9.91%) Mathematics
24 67 (9.77%) Web Services
25 63 (9.18%) SDLC
25 63 (9.18%) Amazon AWS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (3.94%) CMS
2 25 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.33%) Apache
4 15 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.19%) SAS
5 14 (2.04%) Node.js
5 14 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.75%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.17%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.73%) Drupal
10 4 (0.58%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.58%) DNN
11 3 (0.44%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.44%) Confluence
12 2 (0.29%) IIS
12 2 (0.29%) JBoss
12 2 (0.29%) nginx
13 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.15%) uWSGI
Applications
1 22 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.29%) Simulink
2 2 (0.29%) SPSS
3 1 (0.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Stata
3 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.15%) Magento
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (1.31%) GitHub
6 9 (1.31%) Google App Engine
6 9 (1.31%) Google Compute Engine
7 8 (1.17%) SaaS
8 5 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.73%) PaaS
9 4 (0.58%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.15%) Firebase
10 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.83%) TCP/IP
2 31 (4.52%) Firewall
3 24 (3.50%) DNS
3 24 (3.50%) Internet
4 20 (2.92%) HTTP
5 19 (2.77%) Wireshark
6 16 (2.33%) Network Security
7 10 (1.46%) Wireless
8 9 (1.31%) LDAP
9 7 (1.02%) SSH
9 7 (1.02%) SSL
10 6 (0.87%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (0.87%) BGP
10 6 (0.87%) BIG-IP
10 6 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (0.87%) Junos
10 6 (0.87%) MPLS
10 6 (0.87%) OSPF
10 6 (0.87%) PBX
11 5 (0.73%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.08%) Big Data
1 76 (11.08%) NoSQL
2 43 (6.27%) Hadoop
3 41 (5.98%) MySQL
4 38 (5.54%) SQL Server
5 28 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (3.50%) Data Mining
7 24 (3.50%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.19%) HBase
12 13 (1.90%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.90%) Text Mining
13 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (1.31%) Redis
15 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 94 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 50 (7.29%) Jenkins
3 42 (6.12%) Selenium
4 31 (4.52%) Maven
5 26 (3.79%) JIRA
6 17 (2.48%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.48%) Subversion
7 14 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (1.75%) Bugzilla
8 12 (1.75%) JUnit
9 9 (1.31%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.02%) Bower
10 7 (1.02%) Grunt
10 7 (1.02%) gulp
10 7 (1.02%) Metasploit
11 6 (0.87%) Artifactory
11 6 (0.87%) Calabash
11 6 (0.87%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.87%) SpecFlow
General
1 55 (8.02%) Electronics
2 53 (7.73%) Games
3 43 (6.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 37 (5.39%) Finance
5 28 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.19%) Marketing
7 9 (1.31%) Retail
8 8 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.87%) Publishing
10 5 (0.73%) Banking
11 4 (0.58%) Advertising
11 4 (0.58%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.58%) Automotive
11 4 (0.58%) German Language
12 3 (0.44%) Military
13 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Legal
14 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (34.11%) Developer
2 102 (14.87%) Software Engineer
3 75 (10.93%) Python Developer
4 63 (9.18%) Test Engineer
5 51 (7.43%) Full Stack Developer
6 49 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 49 (7.14%) Programmer
7 44 (6.41%) Analyst
8 43 (6.27%) Senior Developer
8 43 (6.27%) Software Developer
9 42 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 42 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
10 34 (4.96%) Java Engineer
11 33 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
11 33 (4.81%) Test Automation Engineer
12 29 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
12 29 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
12 29 (4.23%) Tester
13 27 (3.94%) Author
13 27 (3.94%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (17.93%) HTML
2 88 (12.83%) CSS
3 83 (12.10%) Django
4 77 (11.22%) jQuery
5 67 (9.77%) Web Services
6 52 (7.58%) RESTful
7 51 (7.43%) XML
8 48 (7.00%) HTML5
9 40 (5.83%) CSS3
10 38 (5.54%) .NET
11 35 (5.10%) AngularJS
12 31 (4.52%) Spring
13 28 (4.08%) JSON
14 27 (3.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 23 (3.35%) Hibernate
15 23 (3.35%) J2EE
16 22 (3.21%) Natural Language Processing
17 19 (2.77%) REST
17 19 (2.77%) STL
18 13 (1.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 142 (20.70%) Computer Science
2 76 (11.08%) Algorithms
3 68 (9.91%) Mathematics
4 57 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (5.54%) Visualisation
6 35 (5.10%) Life Science
7 34 (4.96%) Physics
8 26 (3.79%) Biology
9 18 (2.62%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.62%) Mobile App
10 16 (2.33%) Informatics
10 16 (2.33%) User Experience
11 15 (2.19%) Smart Meter
12 14 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.90%) Cybercrime
13 13 (1.90%) iPhone
14 12 (1.75%) Clustering
15 11 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
15 11 (1.60%) Internet of Things
15 11 (1.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 264 (38.48%) Linux
2 95 (13.85%) Unix
3 82 (11.95%) Windows
4 35 (5.10%) Android
5 17 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.48%) Windows Phone
6 12 (1.75%) Debian
7 11 (1.60%) CoreOS
8 9 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.17%) AIX
9 8 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.02%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.02%) Solaris
11 5 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.58%) HPUX
13 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.29%) OpenBSD
15 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (26.24%) Software Engineering
3 83 (12.10%) Scrum
4 70 (10.20%) TDD
5 63 (9.18%) SDLC
6 58 (8.45%) DevOps
7 57 (8.31%) Mentoring
8 56 (8.16%) Open Source
9 54 (7.87%) Analytics
10 51 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (6.85%) Test Automation
12 43 (6.27%) Automated Testing
12 43 (6.27%) OOP
13 41 (5.98%) OO
14 40 (5.83%) Configuration Management
15 36 (5.25%) Bioinformatics
16 33 (4.81%) BDD
17 31 (4.52%) Software Testing
17 31 (4.52%) Web Design
17 31 (4.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 262 (38.19%) Java
2 203 (29.59%) C++
3 201 (29.30%) Perl
4 162 (23.62%) JavaScript
5 152 (22.16%) SQL
6 135 (19.68%) C
7 99 (14.43%) C#
8 88 (12.83%) Bash Shell
9 52 (7.58%) Scala
10 50 (7.29%) Ruby
11 44 (6.41%) PHP
12 33 (4.81%) R
12 33 (4.81%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.62%) Erlang
13 18 (2.62%) MATLAB
14 13 (1.90%) Embedded C
14 13 (1.90%) Objective-C
14 13 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.02%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 212 (30.90%) Degree
2 36 (5.25%) PhD
3 23 (3.35%) CISSP
4 18 (2.62%) DV Cleared
4 18 (2.62%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.33%) CEH
5 16 (2.33%) CISM
6 15 (2.19%) CCNP
6 15 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.60%) RHCE
9 9 (1.31%) CCNA
10 8 (1.17%) CISA
10 8 (1.17%) ISEB
10 8 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.17%) MCSE
10 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.17%) SANS
11 6 (0.87%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (0.87%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (10.35%) QA
2 15 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.17%) ISO27002
5 6 (0.87%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.73%) SNOMED CT
7 4 (0.58%) WAI
8 2 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.15%) JTAG
9 1 (0.15%) SDET
9 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (6.12%) Docker
2 16 (2.33%) Firmware
3 11 (1.60%) Ceph
4 10 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.31%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.87%) NFS
7 5 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.58%) Postfix
8 4 (0.58%) vSphere
9 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.29%) iptables
10 2 (0.29%) Samba
11 1 (0.15%) Corosync
11 1 (0.15%) GPFS
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 54 (7.87%) Puppet
2 29 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.77%) Nessus
4 15 (2.19%) Ansible
5 9 (1.31%) Nmap
6 8 (1.17%) QRadar
6 8 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (0.87%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.87%) Salt
8 5 (0.73%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.29%) Nexpose
12 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.15%) Nagios
12 1 (0.15%) Pacemaker
12 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (5.39%) Oracle
2 26 (3.79%) Google
3 22 (3.21%) Red Hat
4 21 (3.06%) Microsoft
5 20 (2.92%) VMware
6 17 (2.48%) Cisco
7 12 (1.75%) IBM
8 11 (1.60%) HP
9 8 (1.17%) ArcSight
9 8 (1.17%) Perforce
9 8 (1.17%) Roku
9 8 (1.17%) SolarWinds
9 8 (1.17%) Symantec
9 8 (1.17%) Tableau
10 7 (1.02%) Aruba
10 7 (1.02%) Juniper
11 6 (0.87%) F5
11 6 (0.87%) NetApp
11 6 (0.87%) Splunk
12 5 (0.73%) Foundry
Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Project People Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: healthcare, Pension, life cover,
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Excellent Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: bonuses+benefits+stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Stock options, Fitness & Wellbeing programme
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago