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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 92 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.56% 1.97% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 4.33% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 5
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
- +0.31%
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
532 531 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.29% 45.50% 59.57%
Number of salaries quoted 424 452 474
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 20 October 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
Saffron Walden -4 5 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £42,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 18 (72.00%) Perl
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) SLA
6 6 (24.00%) Internet
6 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) JIRA
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) System Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Equities
7 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 5 (20.00%) JNCIE
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.00%) Juniper
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) CCIE
7 5 (20.00%) DWDM
7 5 (20.00%) MPLS
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
7 5 (20.00%) BGP
7 5 (20.00%) C
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) C++

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 3 (12.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) Junos
2 5 (20.00%) Multicast
2 5 (20.00%) DWDM
2 5 (20.00%) MPLS
2 5 (20.00%) OSPF
2 5 (20.00%) BGP
2 5 (20.00%) SDH
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) HTTP
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) VisualVM
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Design Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Database Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) SOAP
3 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (12.00%) Sass
5 3 (12.00%) LESS
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) Dojo
5 3 (12.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Equities
2 3 (12.00%) Life Science
2 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Wiki
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (20.00%) System Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (16.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (12.00%) Validation
4 3 (12.00%) Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Perl
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) C
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) JNCIE
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) CCIE
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) XenServer
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) NFS
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
1 5 (20.00%) Juniper
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Twitter
4 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods
5 1 (4.00%) Software AG
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