The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 73 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.67% 1.48% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 2.96% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 17
Median salary £46,250 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
499 608 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 51.18% 49.92% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 429 482 623
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 11 £44,000 -
Harlow - 7 £52,500 -
Saffron Walden 0 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Python.

1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Degree
3 21 (51.22%) Perl
4 18 (43.90%) C
5 16 (39.02%) Shell Script
6 15 (36.59%) Java
6 15 (36.59%) PHP
6 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
7 12 (29.27%) Unix
7 12 (29.27%) Publishing
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.83%) DevOps
9 10 (24.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (24.39%) QRadar
9 10 (24.39%) SANS
9 10 (24.39%) Security Operations
9 10 (24.39%) ISO27002
9 10 (24.39%) TOGAF
9 10 (24.39%) Nessus
9 10 (24.39%) CEH
9 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (24.39%) Wireshark
9 10 (24.39%) Network Security
9 10 (24.39%) SolarWinds
9 10 (24.39%) ArcSight
9 10 (24.39%) MCSE
9 10 (24.39%) ITIL
9 10 (24.39%) CCNP
9 10 (24.39%) CCNA
9 10 (24.39%) CISSP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Firebase
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Network Security
1 10 (24.39%) Wireshark
2 6 (14.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Datomic
3 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) Neo4j
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (29.27%) Publishing
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 10 (24.39%) Operations Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Security Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Security Operations Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
5 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Security Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) J2EE
1 4 (9.76%) Swing
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) NumPy
3 1 (2.44%) Pandas
3 1 (2.44%) SciPy
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Biology
2 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
3 3 (7.32%) Life Science
3 3 (7.32%) Semantic Web
4 2 (4.88%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.88%) Chemistry
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) DevOps
2 10 (24.39%) Information Security
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
2 10 (24.39%) Security Operations
2 10 (24.39%) TOGAF
2 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (19.51%) BCP
3 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
3 8 (19.51%) SIEM
3 8 (19.51%) Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Analytics
4 4 (9.76%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (9.76%) Data Analytics
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Functional Programming
5 3 (7.32%) RDF
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Perl
2 18 (43.90%) C
3 16 (39.02%) Shell Script
4 15 (36.59%) Java
4 15 (36.59%) PHP
5 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.07%) C++
7 6 (14.63%) SQL
8 3 (7.32%) Clojure
8 3 (7.32%) Scala
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 10 (24.39%) CCNA
2 10 (24.39%) CCNP
2 10 (24.39%) CEH
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (24.39%) CISM
2 10 (24.39%) CISSP
2 10 (24.39%) MCSE
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (24.39%) SANS
3 8 (19.51%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (19.51%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) PhD
4 2 (4.88%) RHCE
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) ISO27002
2 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Nessus
1 10 (24.39%) QRadar
1 10 (24.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.88%) Nexpose
2 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) ArcSight
1 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
1 10 (24.39%) SolarWinds
1 10 (24.39%) Symantec
2 8 (19.51%) HP
2 8 (19.51%) IBM
2 8 (19.51%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Intel
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) Netezza
6 1 (2.44%) Tableau