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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 83 68 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.48% 2.10% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 4.12% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 8
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +96.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £44,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
589 485 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.91% 50.89% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 459 399 412
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 £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 2 £48,750 - 1
Canvey Island - 2 £36,500 -
Basildon +6 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Maldon - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £50,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (64.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) Perl
2 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) XML
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) C
5 10 (40.00%) C#
5 10 (40.00%) C++
5 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) PHP
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) SOAP
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) Automotive
8 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (24.00%) CSS
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (24.00%) Open Source
9 6 (24.00%) Network Management
10 5 (20.00%) WCF
10 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
10 5 (20.00%) OO
10 5 (20.00%) Windows

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (12.00%) Node.js
1 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Multicast
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) BGP
4 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Firebird
3 2 (8.00%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (28.00%) Automotive
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Database Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Process Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Process Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Provisioning Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) jQuery
3 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) SOAP
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) WCF
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
8 3 (12.00%) Sass
8 3 (12.00%) LESS
8 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.00%) YUI
8 3 (12.00%) JSON
8 3 (12.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.00%) Life Science
3 2 (8.00%) Telematics
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Network Management
3 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (12.00%) Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Validation
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) OOD
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Logistics
5 2 (8.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) Perl
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) C
4 10 (40.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (32.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 3 (12.00%) Ruby
8 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (4.00%) Korn
10 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (12.00%) Twitter
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Novell
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Sage
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday