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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 88 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.43% 1.57% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.38% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 18
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
579 592 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.66% 46.43% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 451 470 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Colchester - 4 £46,250 -
Harlow - 2 £37,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £25,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 22 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 22 (42.31%) AngularJS
3 20 (38.46%) Degree
3 20 (38.46%) Java
4 17 (32.69%) HTML
5 16 (30.77%) Perl
5 16 (30.77%) Biology
6 14 (26.92%) Life Science
6 14 (26.92%) Google
6 14 (26.92%) Bioinformatics
6 14 (26.92%) C++
6 14 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (26.92%) Firebase
7 13 (25.00%) HTML5
7 13 (25.00%) C
8 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 11 (21.15%) .NET
10 10 (19.23%) Finance
10 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
10 10 (19.23%) Benchmarking
10 10 (19.23%) NoSQL
10 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
10 10 (19.23%) SDLC
11 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
11 9 (17.31%) Unix
11 9 (17.31%) Oracle
12 7 (13.46%) PHP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (9.62%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.69%) Node.js
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Firebase
1 14 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.69%) Google App Engine
2 4 (7.69%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) Network Security
1 2 (3.85%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.46%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) Datomic
3 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.62%) Neo4j
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.62%) Maven
2 4 (7.69%) Bower
2 4 (7.69%) Grunt
3 2 (3.85%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.92%) Xcode
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
1 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) HTML Developer
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Programmer
8 4 (7.69%) Python Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Graduate
9 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) AngularJS
2 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) HTML5
4 11 (21.15%) .NET
5 5 (9.62%) Guice
5 5 (9.62%) Lucene
5 5 (9.62%) RESTful
5 5 (9.62%) Spring
6 4 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (7.69%) CSS
6 4 (7.69%) J2EE
6 4 (7.69%) Swing
7 3 (5.77%) Django
7 3 (5.77%) jQuery
7 3 (5.77%) LAMP
7 3 (5.77%) OpenGL
7 3 (5.77%) Polymer
7 3 (5.77%) Web Components
7 3 (5.77%) WebGL
8 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 16 (30.77%) Biology
3 14 (26.92%) Life Science
4 6 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (9.62%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (9.62%) Chemistry
5 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
5 5 (9.62%) Proteomics
5 5 (9.62%) Semantic Web
6 3 (5.77%) Physics
6 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.85%) PKI
8 1 (1.92%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Bioinformatics
2 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 10 (19.23%) Benchmarking
3 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 10 (19.23%) SDLC
4 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.46%) Open Source
5 6 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) Functional Programming
6 5 (9.62%) Microscopy
6 5 (9.62%) RDF
7 4 (7.69%) Analytics
7 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL
7 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 16 (30.77%) Perl
4 14 (26.92%) C++
5 13 (25.00%) C
6 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
7 7 (13.46%) PHP
8 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 6 (11.54%) Embedded C
8 6 (11.54%) Embedded C++
8 6 (11.54%) SQL
9 5 (9.62%) Clojure
9 5 (9.62%) Scala
10 1 (1.92%) Korn
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) PhD
3 2 (3.85%) CCNA
3 2 (3.85%) CCNP
3 2 (3.85%) CEH
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) CISM
3 2 (3.85%) CISSP
3 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) RHCE
3 2 (3.85%) SANS
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (3.85%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) GPFS
3 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Nessus
1 2 (3.85%) Nexpose
1 2 (3.85%) QRadar
1 2 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Google
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.85%) Symantec
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Isilon
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
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