The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 50 54 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Python 55 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.55% 4.03% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 5.87% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 12
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
South East

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
729 630 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 60.30% 68.70% 65.40%
Number of salaries quoted 629 569 656
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Python
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Python Salary Trend in East Sussex

Python
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Python
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Brighton +5 51 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 87 (78.38%) Bash Shell
2 81 (72.97%) Linux
3 52 (46.85%) Ruby
4 39 (35.14%) Java
5 38 (34.23%) Open Source
6 37 (33.33%) SQL
7 36 (32.43%) Configuration Management
8 35 (31.53%) Degree
9 32 (28.83%) Perl
10 31 (27.93%) MySQL
10 31 (27.93%) VoIP
11 29 (26.13%) Node.js
12 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
12 26 (23.42%) RDBMS
12 26 (23.42%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (22.52%) Windows
13 25 (22.52%) Puppet
14 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
15 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
16 20 (18.02%) Workflow
16 20 (18.02%) UNIX
16 20 (18.02%) Ubuntu
16 20 (18.02%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (18.02%) Performance Monitoring
16 20 (18.02%) DevOps
17 19 (17.12%) OpenStack
17 19 (17.12%) Mac OS X
18 18 (16.22%) C
19 17 (15.32%) Web Development
19 17 (15.32%) KVM

Python
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 29 (26.13%) Node.js
2 19 (17.12%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.70%) nginx
3 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.80%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) LaTeX
3 1 (0.90%) Maya
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) WebTrends
1 6 (5.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.93%) VoIP
2 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.41%) Ethernet
3 6 (5.41%) InfiniBand
4 5 (4.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (4.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.93%) MySQL
2 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
2 26 (23.42%) RDBMS
2 26 (23.42%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.11%) HBase
4 3 (2.70%) Redis
5 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.80%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.80%) Selenium
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
3 2 (1.80%) Hudson
General
1 12 (10.81%) Marketing
2 10 (9.01%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.41%) Electronics
4 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (40.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 45 (40.54%) Linux Administrator
1 45 (40.54%) Systems Administrator
1 45 (40.54%) Administrator
2 21 (18.92%) Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Support Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Technical Support
4 13 (11.71%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (9.91%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) C Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Test Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Insight Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) HTML
1 10 (9.01%) Django
2 9 (8.11%) Sass
2 9 (8.11%) CSS
3 8 (7.21%) LAMP
3 8 (7.21%) Backbone.js
4 6 (5.41%) Spring
4 6 (5.41%) LESS
5 5 (4.50%) Ember.js
5 5 (4.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.50%) jQuery
6 3 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.70%) .NET
7 2 (1.80%) HTML5
7 2 (1.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.80%) CSS3
8 1 (0.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.90%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (0.90%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.90%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 38 (34.23%) Open Source
2 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.71%) Social Media
4 12 (10.81%) User Experience
5 10 (9.01%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (5.41%) Statistics
6 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.90%) Physics
7 1 (0.90%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.97%) Linux
2 25 (22.52%) Windows
3 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 20 (18.02%) UNIX
4 20 (18.02%) Ubuntu
5 19 (17.12%) Mac OS X
6 9 (8.11%) openSUSE
6 9 (8.11%) Debian
7 8 (7.21%) OpenBSD
8 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Configuration Management
2 20 (18.02%) Workflow
2 20 (18.02%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (18.02%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (18.02%) DevOps
3 17 (15.32%) Web Development
4 15 (13.51%) Analytics
5 12 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (9.91%) Software Testing
7 10 (9.01%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.21%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (7.21%) Load Testing
8 8 (7.21%) Build Automation
9 7 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.41%) SEO
10 6 (5.41%) MVC
10 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.41%) Logistics
10 6 (5.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (78.38%) Bash Shell
2 52 (46.85%) Ruby
3 39 (35.14%) Java
4 37 (33.33%) SQL
5 32 (28.83%) Perl
6 18 (16.22%) C
7 16 (14.41%) PHP
8 11 (9.91%) JavaScript
9 10 (9.01%) Lua
10 6 (5.41%) VBA
10 6 (5.41%) R
11 3 (2.70%) C++
12 2 (1.80%) VBScript
12 2 (1.80%) VB
13 1 (0.90%) Clojure
13 1 (0.90%) Erlang
13 1 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.32%) KVM
1 17 (15.32%) LXC
2 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (22.52%) Puppet
2 12 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.31%) Nagios
4 4 (3.60%) Capistrano
4 4 (3.60%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) Rackspace
2 6 (5.41%) VMware
2 6 (5.41%) Omniture
2 6 (5.41%) Google
2 6 (5.41%) Coremetrics
3 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.70%) Sage
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago