The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 79 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Python 22 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.67% 1.06% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.16% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 9
Average salary £57,500 £43,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Python
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
644 696 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.94% 49.40% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 512 575 461
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Python
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Python Salary Trend in Essex

Python
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Essex

Python
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Brentwood -3 11 £57,500 +21.05%
Maldon - 1 £35,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 29 (72.50%) Perl
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (47.50%) Degree
4 17 (42.50%) C
5 16 (40.00%) C++
5 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (37.50%) XML
7 14 (35.00%) Linux
8 13 (32.50%) Shell Script
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
8 13 (32.50%) SOAP
8 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (32.50%) Network Management
9 12 (30.00%) Asset Management
9 12 (30.00%) Java
10 11 (27.50%) PHP
10 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
11 10 (25.00%) Web Services
11 10 (25.00%) .NET
11 10 (25.00%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) C#
12 9 (22.50%) Windows
12 9 (22.50%) Korn
12 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (22.50%) DevOps
13 8 (20.00%) Firebird
13 8 (20.00%) Ext JS
13 8 (20.00%) Apache
14 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.50%) Automotive

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
3 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.50%) Multicast
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Firebird
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) DataEase
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Xcode
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Database Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Process Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.50%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) XML
2 13 (32.50%) SOAP
3 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 10 (25.00%) .NET
4 8 (20.00%) Ext JS
5 7 (17.50%) jQuery
6 5 (12.50%) WCF
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) HTML
8 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (7.50%) Swing
8 3 (7.50%) CSS
9 2 (5.00%) WinForms
9 2 (5.00%) Django
10 1 (2.50%) HTML5
10 1 (2.50%) iOS SDK
10 1 (2.50%) CSS3
10 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.50%) Flask
10 1 (2.50%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Open Source
2 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Telematics
3 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (32.50%) Network Management
3 12 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (22.50%) DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.00%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) OOD
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) People Management
6 2 (5.00%) Logistics
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.50%) Android Development
7 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Perl
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (42.50%) C
4 16 (40.00%) C++
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) Shell Script
6 12 (30.00%) Java
7 11 (27.50%) PHP
7 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
8 9 (22.50%) Korn
8 9 (22.50%) C#
9 4 (10.00%) Ruby
10 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Novell
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Sage
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
Essex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension Gym Membership Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago