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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South East / Kent
Rank 62 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs citing Python 27 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.21% 1.27% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 2.42% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 22
Median salary £46,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,100 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £58,950
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 Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
461 579 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 54.88% 52.49% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 366 500 541
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Folkestone -1 6 £46,500 +16.25%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £47,500 - 1
Maidstone - 1 - -
Rochester - 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £32,500 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kent region with a requirement for Python.

1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 12 (34.29%) R
5 10 (28.57%) MySQL
5 10 (28.57%) Analytics
6 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
6 9 (25.71%) PHP
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
6 9 (25.71%) Ruby
7 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
7 8 (22.86%) Degree
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
7 8 (22.86%) DevOps
7 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (20.00%) Data Munging
8 7 (20.00%) LAMP
8 7 (20.00%) OOP
8 7 (20.00%) Apache
8 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (17.14%) Statistics
9 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
9 6 (17.14%) Xen
9 6 (17.14%) Google
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.14%) CentOS
9 6 (17.14%) Mac OS

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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (17.14%) OpenStack
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) Luigi
4 4 (11.43%) SAS
4 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) MariaDB
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (14.29%) BigQuery
3 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) Big Data
4 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.57%) Base SAS
6 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.86%) Power BI
7 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
1 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) JMeter
2 6 (17.14%) Vagrant
3 5 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Bower
4 1 (2.86%) git-flow
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Analyst
1 6 (17.14%) Data Scientist
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) YAML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Laravel
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) SciPy
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (17.14%) CentOS
4 6 (17.14%) Mac OS
5 5 (14.29%) Debian
6 2 (5.71%) AIX
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Analytics
2 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (22.86%) DevOps
4 7 (20.00%) Data Munging
4 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (20.00%) OOP
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) Data Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) Statistics
6 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (14.29%) ETL
6 5 (14.29%) Linear Algebra
6 5 (14.29%) Operations Research
6 5 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) R
4 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
4 9 (25.71%) PHP
4 9 (25.71%) Ruby
5 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) C#
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) PhD
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Xen
2 2 (5.71%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (17.14%) Terraform
2 3 (8.57%) Packer
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Google
1 6 (17.14%) New Relic
2 5 (14.29%) Talend
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Ashford, Kent
Mail Expertise
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago