The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 32 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.87% 5.35% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 8.00% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 6
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
98 300 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 56.32% 66.82% 68.17%
Number of salaries quoted 83 268 192
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Big Data
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) C++
4 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
4 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (18.75%) Java EE
6 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (12.50%) Impala
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) Presto
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) GoCD
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
6 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Mobile
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Architect
6 1 (6.25%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) Java EE
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) MLlib
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Cybercrime
3 1 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Clojure
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) R
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSD
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oozie
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) VMware