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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 39 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.62% 2.29% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 3.48% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £45,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
143 201 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 57.89% 65.69% 63.57%
Number of salaries quoted 124 193 242
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
1 9 (90.00%) Drupal
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 6 (60.00%) Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (30.00%) CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) CGI
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4
6 1 (10.00%) IPv6
6 1 (10.00%) 802.11
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP
6 1 (10.00%) Device Driver

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Drupal
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) IPv4
1 1 (10.00%) IPv6
1 1 (10.00%) 802.11
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (50.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) REST
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) CGI
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Web Design
1 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C
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