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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 33 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 423 402 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.74% 5.53% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.67% 10.71% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 361 365 322
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
3339 3753 3904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.18% 51.59% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2840 3317 3250
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 273 £47,500 +5.55% 73
Hertfordshire +32 114 £52,500 +16.66% 27
Bedfordshire +7 16 £38,500 -14.44% 4
Suffolk -6 10 £44,000 +21.37% 1
Essex -1 6 £46,250 +85.00% 1
Norfolk -11 4 £56,250 +40.62% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Python.

1 360 (49.25%) Linux
2 299 (40.90%) Java
3 285 (38.99%) C++
4 220 (30.10%) Degree
5 219 (29.96%) Perl
6 215 (29.41%) C
7 205 (28.04%) Software Engineering
8 181 (24.76%) Computer Science
9 179 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
10 168 (22.98%) C#
11 126 (17.24%) SQL
12 119 (16.28%) JavaScript
12 119 (16.28%) Bash Shell
13 116 (15.87%) Windows
14 104 (14.23%) DevOps
15 103 (14.09%) Mathematics
16 100 (13.68%) Scrum
17 99 (13.54%) Ruby
18 98 (13.41%) Unix
18 98 (13.41%) Algorithms
19 90 (12.31%) .NET
20 85 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
21 82 (11.22%) HTML
22 77 (10.53%) Big Data
23 76 (10.40%) Shell Script
23 76 (10.40%) Web Services
24 73 (9.99%) TCP/IP
25 71 (9.71%) SDLC
26 70 (9.58%) MySQL
27 66 (9.03%) Puppet

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (5.75%) Apache
2 22 (3.01%) WebLogic
3 16 (2.19%) SAS
4 13 (1.78%) CMS
4 13 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.78%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.23%) nginx
7 8 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 7 (0.96%) WordPress
9 6 (0.82%) Confluence
9 6 (0.82%) DNN
9 6 (0.82%) IIS
10 5 (0.68%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.68%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.55%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.55%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 30 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.50%) SPSS
3 7 (0.96%) Simulink
4 2 (0.27%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.14%) HipChat
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 85 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.65%) SaaS
3 19 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.64%) Office 365
6 11 (1.50%) PaaS
7 8 (1.09%) GitHub
8 4 (0.55%) IaaS
9 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.27%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.14%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (9.99%) TCP/IP
2 36 (4.92%) DNS
3 32 (4.38%) Wireless
4 31 (4.24%) SSH
5 30 (4.10%) Network Security
6 26 (3.56%) Wi-Fi
7 24 (3.28%) HTTP
7 24 (3.28%) LDAP
8 22 (3.01%) Firewall
9 20 (2.74%) VPN
10 19 (2.60%) IPsec
10 19 (2.60%) SSL
11 17 (2.33%) Internet
12 15 (2.05%) Bluetooth
13 13 (1.78%) Wireshark
14 10 (1.37%) DHCP
15 7 (0.96%) SAN
16 6 (0.82%) 3GPP
16 6 (0.82%) SMTP
16 6 (0.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.53%) Big Data
2 70 (9.58%) MySQL
3 45 (6.16%) NoSQL
4 41 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (4.38%) Hadoop
6 29 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 22 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.74%) SQL Server
9 18 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.19%) Data Mining
11 15 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (1.78%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.50%) GIS
14 11 (1.50%) Text Mining
15 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.09%) Spotfire
17 7 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
18 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
18 5 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 55 (7.52%) Jenkins
2 53 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.15%) Selenium
4 22 (3.01%) JIRA
5 16 (2.19%) LoadRunner
6 14 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.92%) JUnit
7 13 (1.78%) Bugzilla
7 13 (1.78%) Subversion
8 12 (1.64%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.37%) Maven
9 10 (1.37%) NUnit
10 9 (1.23%) gulp
11 4 (0.55%) Ant
11 4 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.41%) CMake
12 3 (0.41%) Gradle
12 3 (0.41%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (8.76%) Finance
2 45 (6.16%) Electronics
3 34 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (1.78%) Automotive
6 11 (1.50%) Aerospace
7 10 (1.37%) Publishing
8 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.23%) Marketing
9 5 (0.68%) Banking
9 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.68%) Retail
10 3 (0.41%) Games
11 2 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 222 (30.37%) Developer
2 97 (13.27%) Software Engineer
3 81 (11.08%) Software Developer
4 78 (10.67%) Linux Engineer
5 63 (8.62%) Graduate
6 62 (8.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 61 (8.34%) Test Engineer
8 52 (7.11%) Analyst
8 52 (7.11%) Python Developer
9 49 (6.70%) C++ Developer
10 46 (6.29%) Graduate Developer
11 45 (6.16%) Java Developer
12 43 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
13 42 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
14 40 (5.47%) Software Test Engineer
15 36 (4.92%) Test Automation Engineer
16 35 (4.79%) Programmer
17 32 (4.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 30 (4.10%) Administrator
18 30 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (12.31%) .NET
2 82 (11.22%) HTML
3 76 (10.40%) Web Services
4 49 (6.70%) Django
5 47 (6.43%) CSS
6 42 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 40 (5.47%) XML
8 37 (5.06%) AngularJS
9 36 (4.92%) HTML5
10 35 (4.79%) RESTful
11 33 (4.51%) REST
12 31 (4.24%) jQuery
13 29 (3.97%) JSON
14 22 (3.01%) LAMP
15 21 (2.87%) CSS3
16 18 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
17 17 (2.33%) Qt
18 13 (1.78%) Backbone.js
18 13 (1.78%) Node.js
18 13 (1.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 181 (24.76%) Computer Science
2 103 (14.09%) Mathematics
3 98 (13.41%) Algorithms
4 65 (8.89%) Physics
5 33 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.83%) Visualisation
7 20 (2.74%) Life Science
8 19 (2.60%) Biology
9 18 (2.46%) User Experience
10 16 (2.19%) PACS
11 15 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
12 14 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (1.92%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.78%) Vector Graphics
14 10 (1.37%) Data Centre
14 10 (1.37%) Informatics
14 10 (1.37%) Internet of Things
15 9 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 360 (49.25%) Linux
2 116 (15.87%) Windows
3 98 (13.41%) Unix
4 23 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.60%) Android
5 19 (2.60%) CentOS
5 19 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.33%) Solaris
7 12 (1.64%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.50%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (1.37%) AIX
9 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.23%) Debian
10 9 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.55%) HPUX
11 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.41%) VMS
13 2 (0.27%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (28.04%) Software Engineering
2 179 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (14.23%) DevOps
4 100 (13.68%) Scrum
5 71 (9.71%) SDLC
6 63 (8.62%) Open Source
7 54 (7.39%) Analytics
8 52 (7.11%) Machine Learning
9 51 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 51 (6.98%) Test Automation
10 44 (6.02%) OO
11 38 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (4.51%) High Availability
13 32 (4.38%) Configuration Management
13 32 (4.38%) ITIL
14 29 (3.97%) Automated Testing
14 29 (3.97%) Coaching
15 28 (3.83%) TDD
16 27 (3.69%) OOP
17 26 (3.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 299 (40.90%) Java
2 285 (38.99%) C++
3 219 (29.96%) Perl
4 215 (29.41%) C
5 168 (22.98%) C#
6 126 (17.24%) SQL
7 119 (16.28%) Bash Shell
7 119 (16.28%) JavaScript
8 99 (13.54%) Ruby
9 76 (10.40%) Shell Script
10 55 (7.52%) PHP
11 39 (5.34%) Scala
12 19 (2.60%) MATLAB
13 18 (2.46%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.46%) Tcl
14 16 (2.19%) R
15 15 (2.05%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.92%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.78%) AWK
17 13 (1.78%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 220 (30.10%) Degree
2 56 (7.66%) PhD
3 12 (1.64%) CCNA
3 12 (1.64%) CCNP
3 12 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.50%) CEH
4 11 (1.50%) CISM
4 11 (1.50%) CISSP
5 10 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (1.37%) MCSE
5 10 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.37%) SANS
5 10 (1.37%) Security+ Certification
6 9 (1.23%) Postgraduate
7 7 (0.96%) RHCE
8 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.27%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.27%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.27%) ISEB
8 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.43%) QA
2 12 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.68%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.55%) ISO27002
5 4 (0.55%) SNOMED CT
5 4 (0.55%) WAI
6 2 (0.27%) MISRA
7 1 (0.14%) SDET
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (3.56%) Firmware
3 21 (2.87%) Docker
4 17 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.92%) vSphere
6 13 (1.78%) Active Directory
6 13 (1.78%) NFS
7 12 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.50%) Samba
9 7 (0.96%) Postfix
10 6 (0.82%) Shibboleth
10 6 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.68%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.68%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.55%) FreeRADIUS
12 4 (0.55%) iptables
12 4 (0.55%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.41%) Corosync
13 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 66 (9.03%) Puppet
2 47 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (6.29%) Ansible
4 16 (2.19%) Nessus
5 12 (1.64%) Nagios
6 10 (1.37%) Kibana
6 10 (1.37%) logstash
6 10 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
6 10 (1.37%) QRadar
6 10 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (0.82%) Grafana
7 6 (0.82%) Graphite
8 5 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.68%) Ganglia
8 5 (0.68%) Nmap
8 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (0.68%) Salt
9 4 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.55%) Oozie
9 4 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (7.25%) VMware
2 43 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 41 (5.61%) Red Hat
4 40 (5.47%) HP
4 40 (5.47%) Oracle
5 21 (2.87%) Cisco
6 20 (2.74%) IBM
7 19 (2.60%) Splunk
8 18 (2.46%) Sybase
9 17 (2.33%) Sun
9 17 (2.33%) Tableau
10 11 (1.50%) EMC
10 11 (1.50%) SAP
11 10 (1.37%) ArcSight
11 10 (1.37%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.37%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.37%) Symantec
12 7 (0.96%) Cadence
12 7 (0.96%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.82%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum Car, 33 Days Annual Leave, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Strong benefits package + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £46000 - £56000 per annum + 17.5% flex - 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 3 days ago