The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 42 18 54
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +36
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.71% 11.11% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 17.13% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 181 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 68.26% 64.87% 72.76%
Number of salaries quoted 162 169 212
Average salary £39,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Python
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Ipswich region.

Python Salary Trend in Ipswich

Python
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) Drupal
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
7 2 (18.18%) Multicast
7 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
7 2 (18.18%) Firmware
7 2 (18.18%) DVB
7 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
7 2 (18.18%) UNIX
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) C++
7 2 (18.18%) Flash
7 2 (18.18%) MPEG
8 1 (9.09%) VoIP
8 1 (9.09%) XML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (36.36%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) DVB
1 2 (18.18%) Multicast
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Flash
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) MPEG
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Tcl
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
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