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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 38 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 407 332 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.69% 4.64% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.55% 8.07% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 318 278 269
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
3856 4114 4404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.87% 57.46% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3150 3467 3859
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +9 303 £45,000 +12.50% 74
Hertfordshire -7 71 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Essex -3 21 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Bedfordshire +3 10 £36,000 +2.85%
Suffolk -32 7 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Norfolk -11 4 £26,250 -41.66% 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 347 (41.51%) Linux
2 319 (38.16%) C
3 317 (37.92%) Degree
4 316 (37.80%) C++
5 276 (33.01%) Software Engineering
6 248 (29.67%) Perl
7 247 (29.55%) Java
8 242 (28.95%) Computer Science
9 231 (27.63%) HTML
10 227 (27.15%) JavaScript
11 177 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
12 158 (18.90%) PHP
12 158 (18.90%) SQL
13 154 (18.42%) C#
14 153 (18.30%) Windows
15 152 (18.18%) CSS
16 138 (16.51%) UNIX
17 123 (14.71%) MySQL
18 103 (12.32%) XML
19 99 (11.84%) Bash Shell
20 98 (11.72%) jQuery
21 95 (11.36%) OO
22 90 (10.77%) Algorithms
23 87 (10.41%) Scrum
24 84 (10.05%) Web Services
25 81 (9.69%) Web Development
26 79 (9.45%) Mathematics
27 76 (9.09%) Wireless
28 75 (8.97%) Ruby
29 73 (8.73%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 55 (6.58%) Apache
2 27 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 24 (2.87%) Node.js
4 17 (2.03%) JBoss
5 14 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 14 (1.67%) IIS
6 13 (1.56%) OpenStack
7 11 (1.32%) SAS
8 9 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.72%) CloudStack
9 6 (0.72%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.60%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.60%) WildFly
10 5 (0.60%) Drupal
10 5 (0.60%) Zope
10 5 (0.60%) Plone
10 5 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.36%) Tuxedo
11 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 26 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.91%) RoboHelp
2 16 (1.91%) FrameMaker
2 16 (1.91%) PaintShop Pro
3 13 (1.56%) 3ds Max
4 7 (0.84%) Blender
4 7 (0.84%) Maya
5 6 (0.72%) SPSS
6 5 (0.60%) CPLEX
7 4 (0.48%) MS Office
7 4 (0.48%) Simulink
8 3 (0.36%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.24%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.24%) MS Project
10 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.12%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.12%) Magento
1 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.20%) SaaS
5 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.48%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.36%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (9.09%) Wireless
2 73 (8.73%) Internet
3 65 (7.78%) TCP/IP
4 36 (4.31%) HTTP
5 28 (3.35%) Firewall
6 24 (2.87%) LAN
7 23 (2.75%) WAN
8 18 (2.15%) SAN
9 16 (1.91%) DNS
9 16 (1.91%) iSCSI
9 16 (1.91%) Fibre Channel
10 15 (1.79%) NAS
10 15 (1.79%) SNMP
11 14 (1.67%) ZigBee
12 13 (1.56%) HTTPS
12 13 (1.56%) 802.15
13 11 (1.32%) DHCP
13 11 (1.32%) Network Security
14 10 (1.20%) Ethernet
14 10 (1.20%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (14.71%) MySQL
2 60 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
2 60 (7.18%) NoSQL
3 36 (4.31%) SQL Server
4 35 (4.19%) MongoDB
5 34 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 32 (3.83%) Big Data
7 18 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (1.67%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.44%) Data Mining
11 9 (1.08%) Text Mining
12 6 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.72%) Spotfire
12 6 (0.72%) QlikView
12 6 (0.72%) Firebird
13 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.60%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.60%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 64 (7.66%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.02%) JIRA
3 39 (4.67%) Eclipse
4 37 (4.43%) Jenkins
5 32 (3.83%) Selenium
6 22 (2.63%) JUnit
7 19 (2.27%) Visual Studio
8 16 (1.91%) Ant
9 13 (1.56%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.44%) Bugzilla
11 10 (1.20%) Subversion
12 8 (0.96%) Maven
13 7 (0.84%) CruiseControl
13 7 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (0.84%) GCC
14 6 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
14 6 (0.72%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.60%) SCons
15 5 (0.60%) LabVIEW
General
1 69 (8.25%) Electronics
2 48 (5.74%) Finance
3 41 (4.90%) Marketing
4 34 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 23 (2.75%) Automotive
7 18 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.03%) Publishing
9 14 (1.67%) Games
10 13 (1.56%) Back Office
11 8 (0.96%) Retail
12 6 (0.72%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.60%) Banking
14 4 (0.48%) Advertising
15 3 (0.36%) Military
16 2 (0.24%) Billing
17 1 (0.12%) German Language
17 1 (0.12%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 297 (35.53%) Developer
2 254 (30.38%) Software Engineer
3 85 (10.17%) Test Engineer
4 79 (9.45%) Software Developer
5 68 (8.13%) Java Developer
6 62 (7.42%) Web Developer
7 45 (5.38%) Software Test Engineer
8 44 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 44 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 43 (5.14%) Programmer
9 43 (5.14%) Graduate
10 41 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
11 39 (4.67%) Administrator
12 35 (4.19%) Author
12 35 (4.19%) Technical Author
12 35 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (3.83%) Python Developer
14 31 (3.71%) Software Team Leader
15 25 (2.99%) C++ Developer
15 25 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (27.63%) HTML
2 152 (18.18%) CSS
3 103 (12.32%) XML
4 98 (11.72%) jQuery
5 84 (10.05%) Web Services
6 54 (6.46%) .NET
6 54 (6.46%) HTML5
7 38 (4.55%) CSS3
8 34 (4.07%) AngularJS
9 32 (3.83%) JSON
10 31 (3.71%) SOAP
10 31 (3.71%) Django
11 22 (2.63%) LAMP
12 21 (2.51%) XSLT
12 21 (2.51%) REST
13 16 (1.91%) RESTful
14 15 (1.79%) ASP.NET
14 15 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (1.67%) XSL
15 14 (1.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 242 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 90 (10.77%) Algorithms
3 79 (9.45%) Mathematics
4 54 (6.46%) Embedded Systems
5 53 (6.34%) Open Source
6 48 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (4.78%) Internet of Things
8 33 (3.95%) Visualisation
9 32 (3.83%) User Experience
10 29 (3.47%) Cryptography
11 26 (3.11%) Statistics
11 26 (3.11%) Informatics
12 25 (2.99%) Physics
13 24 (2.87%) Management Information System
14 22 (2.63%) Data Structures
15 20 (2.39%) Mobile App
16 19 (2.27%) Smart Meter
17 17 (2.03%) Device Driver
18 15 (1.79%) Artificial Intelligence
19 13 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 347 (41.51%) Linux
2 153 (18.30%) Windows
3 138 (16.51%) UNIX
4 68 (8.13%) Android
5 52 (6.22%) Apple iOS
6 33 (3.95%) Debian
7 21 (2.51%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (1.44%) CentOS
8 12 (1.44%) AIX
9 9 (1.08%) Solaris
9 9 (1.08%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.72%) HPUX
12 5 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.48%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.48%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (33.01%) Software Engineering
2 177 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (11.36%) OO
4 87 (10.41%) Scrum
5 81 (9.69%) Web Development
6 63 (7.54%) Mentoring
7 61 (7.30%) Automated Testing
8 59 (7.06%) Test Automation
9 54 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (5.98%) Analytics
11 47 (5.62%) TDD
12 43 (5.14%) Software Testing
12 43 (5.14%) Multithreading
13 41 (4.90%) OOD
14 31 (3.71%) Test Scripting
15 29 (3.47%) Information Security
16 27 (3.23%) Network Management
16 27 (3.23%) DevOps
17 26 (3.11%) Regression Testing
17 26 (3.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 319 (38.16%) C
2 316 (37.80%) C++
3 248 (29.67%) Perl
4 247 (29.55%) Java
5 227 (27.15%) JavaScript
6 158 (18.90%) SQL
6 158 (18.90%) PHP
7 154 (18.42%) C#
8 99 (11.84%) Bash Shell
9 75 (8.97%) Ruby
10 41 (4.90%) Shell Script
10 41 (4.90%) MATLAB
11 34 (4.07%) Embedded C
12 19 (2.27%) R
13 14 (1.67%) Objective-C
13 14 (1.67%) T-SQL
14 12 (1.44%) GLSL
15 11 (1.32%) Embedded C++
16 10 (1.20%) Golang
16 10 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 317 (37.92%) Degree
2 36 (4.31%) ISEB
3 29 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.27%) VCP4
5 15 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.96%) PhD
7 8 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.72%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.60%) LPIC
10 4 (0.48%) CCNP
10 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.24%) CCNA
11 2 (0.24%) CCIE
12 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.89%) QA
2 13 (1.56%) ISO 8583
3 6 (0.72%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.36%) WAI
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) JTAG
6 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
System Software
1 26 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.87%) Firmware
3 22 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.56%) Xen
5 12 (1.44%) KVM
6 6 (0.72%) XenServer
7 5 (0.60%) Docker
7 5 (0.60%) Ceph
7 5 (0.60%) LXC
8 4 (0.48%) Varnish
8 4 (0.48%) Squid
9 3 (0.36%) NFS
10 2 (0.24%) Samba
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.12%) RACF
11 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (3.59%) Puppet
2 17 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.20%) Ansible
4 9 (1.08%) Nagios
5 7 (0.84%) OPNET
5 7 (0.84%) Cacti
6 6 (0.72%) OpenView
7 5 (0.60%) Mesos
8 2 (0.24%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.24%) Salt
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.82%) Oracle
3 34 (4.07%) Google
4 32 (3.83%) VMware
5 19 (2.27%) Perforce
6 17 (2.03%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.91%) Cisco
8 14 (1.67%) Rackspace
9 12 (1.44%) HP
10 11 (1.32%) Juniper
11 8 (0.96%) IBM
11 8 (0.96%) Citrix
12 7 (0.84%) Intel
12 7 (0.84%) Sony
13 6 (0.72%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.72%) Isilon
13 6 (0.72%) EMC
14 5 (0.60%) Coverity
14 5 (0.60%) Pegasus
15 4 (0.48%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k+ superb benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 60k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Discretionary relocation assistanc
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday