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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 65 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 46 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.79% 3.13% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 4.77% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
874 650 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 71.93% 65.52% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 756 522 547
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
Brighton -6 41 £40,000 - 4
Hove - 3 £65,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 61 (79.22%) Linux
2 46 (59.74%) MySQL
3 35 (45.45%) Java
4 33 (42.86%) Perl
5 29 (37.66%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (37.66%) Ruby
6 26 (33.77%) VMware
6 26 (33.77%) Puppet
7 24 (31.17%) HTML
7 24 (31.17%) CSS
8 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 22 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 20 (25.97%) PHP
10 19 (24.68%) Apache
11 18 (23.38%) KVM
12 17 (22.08%) SMTP
12 17 (22.08%) HTTP
12 17 (22.08%) DNS
12 17 (22.08%) BGP
12 17 (22.08%) Ubuntu
12 17 (22.08%) Xen
12 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (19.48%) VoIP
14 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (18.18%) Spring
14 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
15 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
15 13 (16.88%) Django
16 12 (15.58%) UNIX
16 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 19 (24.68%) Apache
2 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.90%) nginx
4 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (3.90%) Route 53
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (3.90%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.08%) DNS
2 17 (22.08%) SMTP
2 17 (22.08%) HTTP
2 17 (22.08%) BGP
3 15 (19.48%) VoIP
4 10 (12.99%) Network Security
5 7 (9.09%) OSPF
5 7 (9.09%) IMAP
6 4 (5.19%) VLAN
6 4 (5.19%) VPN
7 2 (2.60%) SAN
7 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (59.74%) MySQL
2 29 (37.66%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Subversion
3 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.30%) Redmine
5 1 (1.30%) Trac
5 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.60%) Back Office
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Systems Administrator
1 30 (38.96%) Administrator
2 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 25 (32.47%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (16.88%) Python Developer
4 12 (15.58%) UNIX Administrator
4 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.99%) Architect
6 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Support
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) HTML
1 24 (31.17%) CSS
2 14 (18.18%) Spring
3 13 (16.88%) Django
4 12 (15.58%) jQuery
5 11 (14.29%) Web Services
6 6 (7.79%) LAMP
7 1 (1.30%) XSLT
7 1 (1.30%) Qt
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) WebGL
7 1 (1.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Open Source
2 2 (2.60%) Social Media
2 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.30%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.30%) IPTV
3 1 (1.30%) Statistics
3 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (79.22%) Linux
2 17 (22.08%) Ubuntu
3 12 (15.58%) UNIX
4 10 (12.99%) Debian
5 9 (11.69%) Windows
6 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.60%) Solaris
7 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.60%) CentOS
7 2 (2.60%) openSUSE
8 1 (1.30%) Android
8 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
3 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 11 (14.29%) TDD
3 11 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 11 (14.29%) User Stories
3 11 (14.29%) DevOps
4 10 (12.99%) Software Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Logistics
6 6 (7.79%) Validation
6 6 (7.79%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.60%) CRM
9 2 (2.60%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.30%) Quantitative Analysis
10 1 (1.30%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.30%) Automated Testing
10 1 (1.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) Perl
3 29 (37.66%) Ruby
4 22 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 20 (25.97%) PHP
6 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 11 (14.29%) SQL
8 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.60%) C
9 2 (2.60%) Korn
10 1 (1.30%) Lua
10 1 (1.30%) R
10 1 (1.30%) C++
10 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (23.38%) KVM
2 17 (22.08%) Xen
2 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.60%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 26 (33.77%) Puppet
2 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) Nagios
4 4 (5.19%) Salt
5 2 (2.60%) Opsview
5 2 (2.60%) Icinga
6 1 (1.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) VMware
2 7 (9.09%) Juniper
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
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