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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 45 43 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 431 385 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.34% 5.41% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.62% 9.57% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 335 272 283
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
4057 4025 5405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.29% 56.53% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3335 3477 4758
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +7 326 £42,500 +13.33% 77
Hertfordshire -54 60 £45,000 +9.09% 7
Bedfordshire +10 26 £33,000 +1.53% 3
Essex -27 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Suffolk -26 8 £45,500 +1.11% 2
Norfolk -9 7 £32,750 -27.22% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 417 (47.77%) Linux
2 347 (39.75%) Degree
3 342 (39.18%) Java
4 336 (38.49%) C++
5 319 (36.54%) Software Engineering
6 308 (35.28%) C
7 272 (31.16%) Perl
8 262 (30.01%) Computer Science
9 228 (26.12%) JavaScript
10 218 (24.97%) C#
11 212 (24.28%) HTML
12 176 (20.16%) Windows
13 168 (19.24%) UNIX
14 161 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
15 156 (17.87%) CSS
16 143 (16.38%) Algorithms
17 138 (15.81%) OO
18 132 (15.12%) SQL
19 130 (14.89%) PHP
20 128 (14.66%) MySQL
21 111 (12.71%) jQuery
22 97 (11.11%) Mathematics
23 96 (11.00%) Ruby
24 92 (10.54%) Wireless
25 90 (10.31%) NoSQL
26 88 (10.08%) Multithreading
27 87 (9.97%) Git (software)
28 83 (9.51%) Android
29 82 (9.39%) Internet
30 81 (9.28%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 54 (6.19%) Apache
2 35 (4.01%) Node.js
3 31 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.29%) GlassFish
5 14 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 11 (1.26%) CloudStack
6 11 (1.26%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.80%) SAS
7 7 (0.80%) IIS
8 6 (0.69%) JBoss
9 5 (0.57%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.57%) Drupal
9 5 (0.57%) WildFly
10 4 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.34%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.11%) Site Server
13 1 (0.11%) CMS
13 1 (0.11%) Tuxedo
13 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.52%) 3ds Max
3 17 (1.95%) FrameMaker
3 17 (1.95%) PaintShop Pro
3 17 (1.95%) RoboHelp
4 10 (1.15%) Maya
4 10 (1.15%) Blender
5 8 (0.92%) Simulink
6 7 (0.80%) MS Office
7 6 (0.69%) Mathematica
7 6 (0.69%) Stateflow
8 4 (0.46%) SPSS
9 3 (0.34%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.23%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.11%) MS Project
11 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 23 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.03%) Google Compute Engine
5 8 (0.92%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.69%) PaaS
6 6 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.57%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.34%) SaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (10.54%) Wireless
2 82 (9.39%) Internet
3 58 (6.64%) TCP/IP
4 49 (5.61%) HTTP
5 32 (3.67%) WAN
6 29 (3.32%) SNMP
7 28 (3.21%) Firewall
8 23 (2.63%) DNS
8 23 (2.63%) LAN
9 21 (2.41%) SAN
10 19 (2.18%) iSCSI
11 18 (2.06%) LTE
11 18 (2.06%) NAS
11 18 (2.06%) Network Security
11 18 (2.06%) 3G
12 17 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (1.60%) ZigBee
14 13 (1.49%) 2G
15 12 (1.37%) 4G
15 12 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (14.66%) MySQL
2 90 (10.31%) NoSQL
3 69 (7.90%) MongoDB
4 55 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (4.47%) Big Data
6 28 (3.21%) Hadoop
7 27 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (2.86%) SQL Server
9 22 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 18 (2.06%) BigTable
11 11 (1.26%) Text Mining
12 7 (0.80%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.69%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.46%) Spotfire
15 4 (0.46%) QlikView
16 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.23%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 87 (9.97%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.99%) Jenkins
3 34 (3.89%) Eclipse
4 32 (3.67%) Subversion
5 26 (2.98%) Selenium
6 24 (2.75%) Maven
7 21 (2.41%) JIRA
8 20 (2.29%) Hudson
9 14 (1.60%) Bugzilla
10 11 (1.26%) Ant
10 11 (1.26%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.15%) Visual Studio
12 8 (0.92%) LabVIEW
13 7 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.69%) CMake
14 6 (0.69%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.57%) Selenium IDE
15 5 (0.57%) TestLink
15 5 (0.57%) JUnit
15 5 (0.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 48 (5.50%) Finance
2 43 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.01%) Marketing
4 34 (3.89%) Games
4 34 (3.89%) Electronics
5 32 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 22 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.18%) Automotive
8 17 (1.95%) Publishing
9 14 (1.60%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.15%) Banking
11 8 (0.92%) Military
12 6 (0.69%) Avionics
13 5 (0.57%) Retail
14 2 (0.23%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 311 (35.62%) Developer
2 257 (29.44%) Software Engineer
3 91 (10.42%) Test Engineer
4 79 (9.05%) Software Developer
5 76 (8.71%) Java Developer
6 70 (8.02%) Web Developer
7 60 (6.87%) Senior Software Engineer
8 53 (6.07%) Administrator
9 46 (5.27%) Systems Administrator
10 42 (4.81%) Senior Developer
11 40 (4.58%) Python Developer
12 35 (4.01%) Software Test Engineer
13 31 (3.55%) Author
13 31 (3.55%) Technical Author
14 29 (3.32%) Java Software Engineer
14 29 (3.32%) Java Software Developer
15 28 (3.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 28 (3.21%) Graduate
15 28 (3.21%) Programmer
16 26 (2.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (24.28%) HTML
2 156 (17.87%) CSS
3 111 (12.71%) jQuery
4 81 (9.28%) Web Services
5 68 (7.79%) XML
6 52 (5.96%) .NET
7 43 (4.93%) Django
8 42 (4.81%) HTML5
8 42 (4.81%) AngularJS
9 32 (3.67%) Ruby on Rails
10 30 (3.44%) CSS3
11 29 (3.32%) Ajax
12 28 (3.21%) RESTful
13 23 (2.63%) Middleware
14 20 (2.29%) ASP.NET
15 19 (2.18%) JSON
16 17 (1.95%) LAMP
16 17 (1.95%) REST
17 16 (1.83%) Swing
18 15 (1.72%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 262 (30.01%) Computer Science
2 143 (16.38%) Algorithms
3 97 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 75 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (8.36%) Open Source
6 47 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
7 41 (4.70%) Cryptography
8 34 (3.89%) Visualisation
9 33 (3.78%) Statistics
10 28 (3.21%) Device Driver
11 27 (3.09%) Informatics
12 26 (2.98%) Physics
12 26 (2.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 24 (2.75%) 3D Graphics
14 23 (2.63%) Mobile App
15 19 (2.18%) User Experience
16 18 (2.06%) Smart Meter
16 18 (2.06%) PKI
17 17 (1.95%) Internet of Things
18 16 (1.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 417 (47.77%) Linux
2 176 (20.16%) Windows
3 168 (19.24%) UNIX
4 83 (9.51%) Android
5 56 (6.41%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.98%) Debian
7 23 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 22 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
9 15 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.37%) Mac OS
10 12 (1.37%) AIX
11 11 (1.26%) Solaris
11 11 (1.26%) CentOS
12 6 (0.69%) HPUX
13 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.34%) OpenBSD
14 3 (0.34%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (36.54%) Software Engineering
2 161 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (15.81%) OO
4 88 (10.08%) Multithreading
5 76 (8.71%) Scrum
6 60 (6.87%) Mentoring
7 58 (6.64%) Automated Testing
8 57 (6.53%) Web Development
9 45 (5.15%) Test Scripting
10 43 (4.93%) Analytics
11 41 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (4.70%) OOD
12 39 (4.47%) Information Security
13 38 (4.35%) Test Automation
14 37 (4.24%) TDD
14 37 (4.24%) Regression Testing
15 35 (4.01%) Bioinformatics
16 34 (3.89%) DevOps
17 30 (3.44%) Configuration Management
18 29 (3.32%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 342 (39.18%) Java
2 336 (38.49%) C++
3 308 (35.28%) C
4 272 (31.16%) Perl
5 228 (26.12%) JavaScript
6 218 (24.97%) C#
7 132 (15.12%) SQL
8 130 (14.89%) PHP
9 96 (11.00%) Ruby
10 62 (7.10%) Bash Shell
11 49 (5.61%) Embedded C
12 36 (4.12%) Objective-C
13 34 (3.89%) Shell Script
13 34 (3.89%) MATLAB
14 31 (3.55%) Scala
15 24 (2.75%) PowerShell
15 24 (2.75%) R
16 19 (2.18%) GLSL
17 15 (1.72%) Bourne shell
18 9 (1.03%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 347 (39.75%) Degree
2 22 (2.52%) ISEB
3 20 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.72%) Postgraduate
5 14 (1.60%) PhD
6 11 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.80%) CCIE
9 5 (0.57%) JNCIE
10 4 (0.46%) CCNA
11 3 (0.34%) CISSP
11 3 (0.34%) CISMP
11 3 (0.34%) CEH
12 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.23%) CCNP
12 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.11%) HND
13 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (8.59%) QA
2 11 (1.26%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.69%) SLA
3 6 (0.69%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.69%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) WCAG
5 1 (0.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.29%) Firmware
4 12 (1.37%) KVM
5 9 (1.03%) Xen
6 8 (0.92%) XenServer
7 7 (0.80%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.57%) vSphere
9 4 (0.46%) NFS
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.34%) Ceph
11 1 (0.11%) Docker
11 1 (0.11%) GPFS
11 1 (0.11%) Varnish
11 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.11%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 38 (4.35%) Puppet
2 18 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.26%) Ansible
4 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.23%) Nagios
5 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.11%) SCOM
6 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (6.07%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.58%) Google
3 37 (4.24%) Oracle
4 30 (3.44%) VMware
5 26 (2.98%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.06%) Cisco
7 17 (1.95%) HP
8 14 (1.60%) Perforce
9 10 (1.15%) EMC
9 10 (1.15%) Citrix
10 8 (0.92%) Juniper
11 7 (0.80%) Intel
11 7 (0.80%) Sony
11 7 (0.80%) MKS
12 6 (0.69%) Sun
12 6 (0.69%) Isilon
12 6 (0.69%) NetApp
13 4 (0.46%) Adobe
13 4 (0.46%) Splunk
13 4 (0.46%) Coverity
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-50k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Diss, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Excellent - dependant on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Stock options + Pension + Great Trai
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago