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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 78 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.66% 1.13% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.58% 2.14% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
587 562 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.48% 52.92% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 456 455 404
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 - 6 £57,500 - 1
Maldon - 1 - -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 22 (70.97%) Perl
2 16 (51.61%) Degree
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) C
4 14 (45.16%) C++
5 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
6 12 (38.71%) XML
6 12 (38.71%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) C#
8 10 (32.26%) .NET
8 10 (32.26%) SOAP
8 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
9 9 (29.03%) Network Management
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Asset Management
10 8 (25.81%) Automotive
10 8 (25.81%) jQuery
11 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 7 (22.58%) PHP
11 7 (22.58%) Windows
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) Web Services
12 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 6 (19.35%) WCF
13 5 (16.13%) Korn

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) MPLS
3 1 (3.23%) BGP
3 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) Multicast
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Firebird
3 2 (6.45%) DataEase
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Automotive
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Database Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Process Manager
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) XML
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) SOAP
3 8 (25.81%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) WCF
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
4 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) Ext JS
6 3 (9.68%) CSS
6 3 (9.68%) Swing
7 2 (6.45%) WinForms
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
1 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Telematics
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Network Management
3 8 (25.81%) Asset Management
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) Logistics
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) People Management
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Perl
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) C
3 14 (45.16%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) C#
5 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) PHP
7 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
8 5 (16.13%) Korn
9 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
9 3 (9.68%) Ruby
10 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Rackspace
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Novell
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Sage
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Splunk
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago