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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 78 66 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 1.54% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 3.29% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,250 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
617 516 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.93% 46.78% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 487 423 440
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Chelmsford -10 4 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 4 - -
Harlow - 3 £42,500 -
Saffron Walden 0 1 £47,500 -
Brentwood - 1 £70,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (76.47%) Perl
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) C
4 15 (44.12%) C++
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (20.59%) Network Management
9 7 (20.59%) PHP
9 7 (20.59%) SOAP
9 7 (20.59%) XML
9 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
9 7 (20.59%) Firebird
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) DevOps
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (17.65%) Korn
11 5 (14.71%) Ext JS
11 5 (14.71%) Big Data
11 5 (14.71%) Web Services
11 5 (14.71%) Apache
12 4 (11.76%) UNIX
12 4 (11.76%) Windows
12 4 (11.76%) PhD
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.76%) Middleware

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (11.76%) Firebase
4 3 (8.82%) Google App Engine
4 3 (8.82%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Firebird
2 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Grunt
1 3 (8.82%) Bower
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Programmer
4 3 (8.82%) Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) SOAP
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) Ext JS
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) Middleware
3 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.94%) Django
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.94%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
2 7 (20.59%) Network Management
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) Video Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Signal Processing
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Image Processing
4 4 (11.76%) Video Processing
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Android Development
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Perl
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) C
4 15 (44.12%) C++
5 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
6 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 7 (20.59%) PHP
9 6 (17.65%) Korn
10 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
10 4 (11.76%) Tcl
11 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (8.82%) Java
11 3 (8.82%) C#
12 2 (5.88%) Ruby
13 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) Google
1 4 (11.76%) Rackspace
2 2 (5.88%) Xilinx
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