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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 51 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.01% 2.84% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 3.57% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
309 224 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.45% 79.43% 63.30%
Number of salaries quoted 297 167 203
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 June 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) C++
2 11 (52.38%) Ruby
3 10 (47.62%) Go
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) SOA
4 9 (42.86%) Games
4 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 7 (33.33%) SDLC
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) MySQL
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) UNIX
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) VoIP
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) TDD

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 9 (42.86%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) DHTML
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) SOA
1 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 7 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) C++
2 11 (52.38%) Ruby
3 10 (47.62%) Go
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (14.29%) Perl
8 3 (14.29%) PHP
9 1 (4.76%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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