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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 77 95 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Python 24 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.90% 0.93% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 1.86% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +70.00%
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
594 646 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.96% 50.08% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 457 534 426
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 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 31 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 - 10 £57,500 - 1
Maldon - 1 - - 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (72.22%) Perl
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 17 (47.22%) Degree
4 15 (41.67%) C
4 15 (41.67%) C++
5 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) XML
6 13 (36.11%) Linux
7 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
7 11 (30.56%) SQL
7 11 (30.56%) SOAP
7 11 (30.56%) Network Management
8 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 10 (27.78%) Asset Management
8 10 (27.78%) C#
9 9 (25.00%) PHP
9 9 (25.00%) .NET
10 8 (22.22%) Web Services
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Korn
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (22.22%) DevOps
11 7 (19.44%) jQuery
11 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
11 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
11 7 (19.44%) Automotive
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.67%) Apache

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) Multicast
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Firebird
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) DataEase
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Database Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Process Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) XML
2 11 (30.56%) SOAP
3 9 (25.00%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) jQuery
6 6 (16.67%) Ext JS
7 5 (13.89%) WCF
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (8.33%) CSS
9 3 (8.33%) Swing
10 2 (5.56%) WinForms
10 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (5.56%) Django
11 1 (2.78%) HTML5
11 1 (2.78%) CSS3
11 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.78%) Flask
11 1 (2.78%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Open Source
1 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Telematics
2 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 11 (30.56%) Network Management
3 10 (27.78%) Asset Management
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
6 2 (5.56%) Logistics
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) People Management
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Perl
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) C
3 15 (41.67%) C++
4 13 (36.11%) Java
5 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
6 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 10 (27.78%) C#
7 9 (25.00%) PHP
8 8 (22.22%) Korn
9 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 3 (8.33%) Ruby
10 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Novell
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 4 days ago
Maldon, Essex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 5 days ago