The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 85 92
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.36% 0.53% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 1.04% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £24,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 576 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.79% 50.57% 63.56%
Number of salaries quoted 486 488 656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
East of England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Basildon +14 7 £47,500 +35.71%
Chelmsford - 2 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 2 - - 1
Colchester -3 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 21 (63.64%) Perl
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 11 (33.33%) PHP
5 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) XML
6 9 (27.27%) Degree
7 8 (24.24%) Firewall
7 8 (24.24%) Internet
7 8 (24.24%) SLA
8 7 (21.21%) C#
8 7 (21.21%) SOAP
8 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.18%) JIRA
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (15.15%) System Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Network Security
10 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
10 5 (15.15%) Junos
10 5 (15.15%) Splunk
10 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (15.15%) Multicast
10 5 (15.15%) Equities
10 5 (15.15%) Finance
10 5 (15.15%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Drupal
3 2 (6.06%) Joomla!
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (6.06%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
1 8 (24.24%) Internet
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
2 5 (15.15%) Junos
2 5 (15.15%) Multicast
2 5 (15.15%) LDAP
2 5 (15.15%) SDH
2 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) DWDM
2 5 (15.15%) MPLS
2 5 (15.15%) OSPF
2 5 (15.15%) BGP
3 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) VisualVM
3 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Integration Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Design Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Java Swing Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) XML
3 7 (21.21%) SOAP
4 5 (15.15%) Middleware
5 4 (12.12%) Swing
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
6 3 (9.09%) COM+
7 2 (6.06%) CSS
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) WCF
7 2 (6.06%) CSS3
7 2 (6.06%) REST
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (15.15%) Equities
2 3 (9.09%) DataPower
2 3 (9.09%) Wiki
3 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Tandem
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) System Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
3 5 (15.15%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Network Design
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Perl
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Jython
6 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) C
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) JNCIE
2 5 (15.15%) CCIE
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) NFS
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Opsview
1 3 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Splunk
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
1 5 (15.15%) JBoss
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco
1 5 (15.15%) IBM
1 5 (15.15%) Juniper
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) webMethods
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) Software AG
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
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