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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 81 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.30% 1.34% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 2.65% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +90.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £37,500
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
627 641 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.89% 50.47% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 498 547 500
Average salary £37,500 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Harlow - 3 £42,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - - 2
Brentwood -10 2 £70,000 +47.36%
Saffron Walden - 2 £40,000 -
Chelmsford -5 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 38 (86.36%) Perl
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (54.55%) C
3 22 (50.00%) C++
4 18 (40.91%) Linux
5 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
6 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 16 (36.36%) Degree
7 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
8 13 (29.55%) XML
8 13 (29.55%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) SOAP
8 13 (29.55%) Network Management
8 13 (29.55%) Asset Management
9 11 (25.00%) Korn
9 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (25.00%) DevOps
9 11 (25.00%) PHP
9 11 (25.00%) Finance
9 11 (25.00%) Firebird
10 9 (20.45%) Web Services
10 9 (20.45%) Apache
10 9 (20.45%) Ext JS
11 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
11 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.64%) Rackspace
12 6 (13.64%) Windows
12 6 (13.64%) .NET
12 6 (13.64%) Java

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 9 (20.45%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.27%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Firebird
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Xcode
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Software Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Database Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.27%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) SOAP
1 13 (29.55%) XML
2 9 (20.45%) Ext JS
2 9 (20.45%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) WCF
4 4 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) Middleware
6 2 (4.55%) LAMP
7 1 (2.27%) WinForms
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.27%) Django
7 1 (2.27%) Swing
7 1 (2.27%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.27%) Flask
7 1 (2.27%) Pyramid
7 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.27%) Telematics
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Network Management
2 13 (29.55%) Asset Management
3 11 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) Image Processing
5 4 (9.09%) Video Processing
5 4 (9.09%) Video Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.27%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.27%) SDLC
6 1 (2.27%) Open Source
6 1 (2.27%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Android Development
6 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) Perl
2 24 (54.55%) C
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 22 (50.00%) C++
4 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
5 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
6 13 (29.55%) SQL
7 11 (25.00%) PHP
7 11 (25.00%) Korn
8 6 (13.64%) Java
8 6 (13.64%) C#
9 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 4 (9.09%) Tcl
10 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (4.55%) Ruby
12 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
12 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.64%) Rackspace
2 2 (4.55%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Sage
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Google
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
HMRC
Salary: From £28,780 to £32,622 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
HMRC
Posted: 20 days ago