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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 81 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.52% 1.21% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 2.39% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 14
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
623 712 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.84% 50.71% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 491 615 501
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -8 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Maldon - 2 £31,250 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £40,000 - 2
Chelmsford 0 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (82.50%) Perl
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) C
4 20 (50.00%) C++
5 19 (47.50%) Degree
6 18 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 17 (42.50%) Linux
8 16 (40.00%) Shell Script
9 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (37.50%) Network Management
10 14 (35.00%) Asset Management
10 14 (35.00%) XML
10 14 (35.00%) SQL
10 14 (35.00%) SOAP
11 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
12 11 (27.50%) Firebird
12 11 (27.50%) PHP
12 11 (27.50%) Finance
13 10 (25.00%) Korn
13 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (25.00%) DevOps
14 9 (22.50%) Ext JS
14 9 (22.50%) Java
14 9 (22.50%) Web Services
14 9 (22.50%) Apache
15 8 (20.00%) .NET
15 8 (20.00%) C#
16 7 (17.50%) Automotive
16 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
16 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (22.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) Wireless
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
4 1 (2.50%) BGP
4 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.50%) Multicast
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Firebird
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Xcode
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Automotive
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Database Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) SOAP
1 14 (35.00%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 9 (22.50%) Ext JS
3 8 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.50%) WCF
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) Swing
5 2 (5.00%) LAMP
5 2 (5.00%) WinForms
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.50%) HTML
6 1 (2.50%) Django
6 1 (2.50%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.50%) Flask
6 1 (2.50%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (5.00%) Telematics
1 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Social Media
2 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (37.50%) Network Management
3 14 (35.00%) Asset Management
4 10 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.50%) Android Development
6 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) CRM
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) SEO
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) Perl
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) C
4 20 (50.00%) C++
5 16 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
8 11 (27.50%) PHP
9 10 (25.00%) Korn
10 9 (22.50%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) C#
12 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
12 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
12 2 (5.00%) Ruby
13 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Sage
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.50%) F5
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 11 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 11 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago