The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Rank 61 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Python 20 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.15% 1.39% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% 2.81% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 10
Median salary £31,498 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,792 £25,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,016 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
417 569 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.74% 49.35% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 298 445 464
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Essex

Python
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Saffron Walden +1 7 £31,498 -33.68% 1
Brentwood - 4 - -
Witham - 2 - -
Chelmsford -12 1 - -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Python.

1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) Perl
3 17 (47.22%) MySQL
4 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 15 (41.67%) HTML
5 15 (41.67%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) Windows
7 11 (30.56%) SQL
7 11 (30.56%) Web Development
8 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 10 (27.78%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) CSS
8 10 (27.78%) LDAP
8 10 (27.78%) Internet
8 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
9 9 (25.00%) XML
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) C
10 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (19.44%) Ansible
11 7 (19.44%) Informatics
11 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
11 7 (19.44%) Change Control
11 7 (19.44%) C++
11 7 (19.44%) PHP
11 7 (19.44%) DNS
11 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Bioinformatics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Apache
1 5 (13.89%) nginx
1 5 (13.89%) WordPress
2 4 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 4 (11.11%) JBoss
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Internet
1 10 (27.78%) LDAP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) SNMP
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.78%) HTTP
6 1 (2.78%) IGMP
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) PBX
6 1 (2.78%) Q.931
6 1 (2.78%) RTCP
6 1 (2.78%) RTP
6 1 (2.78%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Web Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Java Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Java Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Programmer
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) jQuery
3 9 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
4 6 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.89%) CSS3
5 5 (13.89%) Dancer
5 5 (13.89%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (13.89%) React
5 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (11.11%) Middleware
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
7 3 (8.33%) Symfony
7 3 (8.33%) Yii
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 4 (11.11%) DataPower
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (11.11%) Wiki
4 3 (8.33%) Blog
5 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) e-Health
6 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
6 1 (2.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Web Development
2 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 7 (19.44%) Bioinformatics
3 7 (19.44%) Change Control
3 7 (19.44%) Informatics
3 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Open Source
5 5 (13.89%) Brand Management
5 5 (13.89%) Health Informatics
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (13.89%) Secure Coding
5 5 (13.89%) SEO
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) Perl
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) C
6 7 (19.44%) C++
6 7 (19.44%) PHP
7 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
8 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.56%) VB
11 1 (2.78%) C#
11 1 (2.78%) Go
11 1 (2.78%) Haskell
11 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.78%) R
11 1 (2.78%) Ruby
11 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) HNC
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) GSEC
3 1 (2.78%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
2 2 (5.56%) LXC
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Ansible
2 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) CFEngine
4 4 (11.11%) Nagios
4 4 (11.11%) Opsview
5 1 (2.78%) Mesos
5 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) F5
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Splunk
4 3 (8.33%) Zend
5 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.78%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.78%) Snowplow
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
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