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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 81 82 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.75% 1.42% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 2.59% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 12
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
398 618 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.87% 54.69% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 346 556 559
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Maidstone -17 3 £65,000 +116.66%
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 11 (55.00%) MySQL
1 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Ruby
3 7 (35.00%) Debian
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (35.00%) LDAP
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Statistics
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Security
6 4 (20.00%) Base SAS
6 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (20.00%) Puppet
6 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (20.00%) Splunk
6 4 (20.00%) Laravel
6 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
6 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (20.00%) R
6 4 (20.00%) Node.js
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

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 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (20.00%) SAS
3 3 (15.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (20.00%) SoftLayer
1 4 (20.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LDAP
2 4 (20.00%) SNMP
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Bower
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (15.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) git-flow
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 3 (15.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (20.00%) Grails
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) LAMP
2 4 (20.00%) Laravel
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) React
3 3 (15.00%) Sass
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Statistics
2 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) OOP
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Content Management
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Linear Regression
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Ruby
2 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Google
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