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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 81 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.27% 1.44% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 2.97% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,700 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
603 573 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.97% 48.44% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 475 494 487
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 £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 August 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 August 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
Southend-on-Sea - 4 - -
Harlow - 3 £42,500 -
Brentwood - 2 £70,000 -
Saffron Walden +7 1 £40,000 - 1
Chelmsford -4 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 33 (89.19%) Perl
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) C
3 18 (48.65%) C++
4 16 (43.24%) Linux
5 15 (40.54%) Bash Shell
6 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
7 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
8 11 (29.73%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) Korn
9 10 (27.03%) Asset Management
9 10 (27.03%) Finance
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) XML
9 10 (27.03%) SOAP
9 10 (27.03%) Network Management
9 10 (27.03%) DevOps
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (24.32%) PHP
10 9 (24.32%) Firebird
11 7 (18.92%) Apache
11 7 (18.92%) Web Services
11 7 (18.92%) Ext JS
12 5 (13.51%) Windows
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.51%) Rackspace
12 5 (13.51%) Big Data
13 4 (10.81%) Analytics
13 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Firebird
2 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Xcode
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Database Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) SOAP
1 10 (27.03%) XML
2 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) Ext JS
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) Middleware
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) WCF
4 3 (8.11%) jQuery
5 2 (5.41%) LAMP
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.70%) Django
6 1 (2.70%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.70%) Flask
6 1 (2.70%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Network Management
2 10 (27.03%) Asset Management
2 10 (27.03%) DevOps
3 4 (10.81%) Video Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Signal Processing
3 4 (10.81%) Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Image Processing
3 4 (10.81%) Video Processing
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Information Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Time Management
4 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (2.70%) Android Development
4 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.70%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Perl
2 20 (54.05%) C
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) C++
4 15 (40.54%) Bash Shell
5 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
6 10 (27.03%) Korn
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) PHP
8 4 (10.81%) C#
8 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
8 4 (10.81%) Tcl
9 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.11%) Java
10 2 (5.41%) Ruby
11 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PhD
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Rackspace
2 2 (5.41%) Xilinx
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago