The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 57 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 31 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.23% 1.72% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 2.81% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 9
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £24,600 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Python
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 676 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.41% 61.34% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 439 601 558
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Python
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Python Salary Trend in Kent

Python
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Kent

Python
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +28 16 £64,000 -
Maidstone +10 1 £20,000 -71.42%
Tonbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Python.

1 26 (60.47%) Ruby
2 22 (51.16%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (48.84%) Linux
4 20 (46.51%) Java
5 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
6 18 (41.86%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (39.53%) Analytics
7 17 (39.53%) Puppet
7 17 (39.53%) DevOps
7 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (37.21%) Ruby on Rails
8 16 (37.21%) Spring
8 16 (37.21%) Nagios
8 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
8 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (34.88%) Vagrant
9 15 (34.88%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (34.88%) Splunk
9 15 (34.88%) SoftLayer
9 15 (34.88%) SNMP
9 15 (34.88%) Wireless
9 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
9 15 (34.88%) Statistics
10 14 (32.56%) PKI
10 14 (32.56%) Computer Security
10 14 (32.56%) Grails
10 14 (32.56%) Cryptography
10 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
10 14 (32.56%) SSL
10 14 (32.56%) VPN

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 18 (41.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
3 7 (16.28%) CMS
4 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 22 (51.16%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (34.88%) SoftLayer
3 14 (32.56%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
4 3 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.65%) IaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.33%) GitHub
6 1 (2.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) SNMP
1 15 (34.88%) Wireless
2 14 (32.56%) SSL
2 14 (32.56%) VPN
3 7 (16.28%) Intranet
4 2 (4.65%) CDMA
4 2 (4.65%) GSM
4 2 (4.65%) HTTP
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) LTE
4 2 (4.65%) UMTS
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data
2 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (6.98%) BigQuery
3 3 (6.98%) DB2
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.98%) Looker
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 15 (34.88%) Vagrant
3 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 7 (16.28%) Bower
4 7 (16.28%) gulp
4 7 (16.28%) Selenium
5 6 (13.95%) JIRA
6 3 (6.98%) Subversion
6 3 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (4.65%) Maven
7 2 (4.65%) NetBeans
7 2 (4.65%) PEAR
8 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Administrator
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (25.58%) DevOps Administrator
5 10 (23.26%) PHP Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Junior
6 8 (18.60%) Junior Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Graduate
7 7 (16.28%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 7 (16.28%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (16.28%) HTML Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Junior PHP Developer
7 7 (16.28%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (16.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Ruby on Rails
1 16 (37.21%) Spring
2 14 (32.56%) Grails
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 8 (18.60%) CSS
4 8 (18.60%) jQuery
4 8 (18.60%) JSON
4 8 (18.60%) LAMP
4 8 (18.60%) Node.js
4 8 (18.60%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.28%) CodeIgniter
5 7 (16.28%) Laravel
5 7 (16.28%) React
5 7 (16.28%) Sass
6 2 (4.65%) Symfony
6 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 2 (4.65%) XHTML
6 2 (4.65%) Yii
7 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Statistics
2 14 (32.56%) Cryptography
2 14 (32.56%) PKI
3 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Analytics
1 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (39.53%) DevOps
2 15 (34.88%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (32.56%) Computer Security
3 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) MVC
6 8 (18.60%) OOP
7 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Content Management
7 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
8 5 (11.63%) ETL
9 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
9 3 (6.98%) OO
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Ruby
2 20 (46.51%) Java
3 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
4 12 (27.91%) PHP
5 9 (20.93%) SQL
6 7 (16.28%) Perl
7 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.98%) C#
8 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.33%) Go
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.33%) vCloud
2 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Puppet
2 16 (37.21%) Nagios
2 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.98%) Ansible
4 1 (2.33%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.33%) OpenView
4 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Splunk
2 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.98%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Talend
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Zend
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) New Relic
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas
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