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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 77 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.17% 1.71% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 3.13% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 3
Median salary £45,000 £33,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -50.37%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
361 576 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.22% 54.75% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 334 553 399
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -10 1 £65,000 +136.36% 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 25 (60.98%) Ruby
2 24 (58.54%) Linux
3 22 (53.66%) Tomcat
4 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (41.46%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (41.46%) MySQL
6 16 (39.02%) Nagios
6 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
6 16 (39.02%) Puppet
6 16 (39.02%) Statistics
6 16 (39.02%) DevOps
7 15 (36.59%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (36.59%) SoftLayer
7 15 (36.59%) IBM Cloud
7 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (36.59%) Analytics
7 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
7 15 (36.59%) Vagrant
7 15 (36.59%) Wireless
7 15 (36.59%) SNMP
8 14 (34.15%) VPN
8 14 (34.15%) SSL
8 14 (34.15%) E-Commerce
8 14 (34.15%) Cryptography
8 14 (34.15%) Splunk
8 14 (34.15%) Grails
8 14 (34.15%) Computer Security
8 14 (34.15%) PCI DSS
8 14 (34.15%) Ruby on Rails

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 22 (53.66%) Tomcat
2 17 (41.46%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (17.07%) CMS
4 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.88%) SAS
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (36.59%) IBM Cloud
2 15 (36.59%) SoftLayer
3 14 (34.15%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) SNMP
1 15 (36.59%) Wireless
2 14 (34.15%) SSL
2 14 (34.15%) VPN
3 7 (17.07%) Intranet
3 7 (17.07%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
1 15 (36.59%) Vagrant
2 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.51%) Bower
3 8 (19.51%) Selenium
4 7 (17.07%) gulp
5 1 (2.44%) git-flow
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Administrator
2 12 (29.27%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (26.83%) DevOps Administrator
4 9 (21.95%) PHP Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Junior
5 8 (19.51%) Junior Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Graduate
6 7 (17.07%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 7 (17.07%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (17.07%) HTML Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Junior PHP Developer
6 7 (17.07%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (17.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Grails
1 14 (34.15%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (34.15%) Spring
2 9 (21.95%) JSON
2 9 (21.95%) LAMP
2 9 (21.95%) Node.js
2 9 (21.95%) XML
3 8 (19.51%) CodeIgniter
3 8 (19.51%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) jQuery
3 8 (19.51%) Laravel
4 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.07%) React
4 7 (17.07%) Sass
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) .NET
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Statistics
2 14 (34.15%) Cryptography
2 14 (34.15%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Debian
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) DevOps
2 15 (36.59%) Analytics
2 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (36.59%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (34.15%) Computer Security
3 14 (34.15%) E-Commerce
4 11 (26.83%) TDD
5 9 (21.95%) MVC
5 9 (21.95%) OOP
6 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Content Management
7 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Mobile Development
9 3 (7.32%) Web Development
10 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.44%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.44%) Statistical Modelling
11 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Ruby
2 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
3 13 (31.71%) Java
4 11 (26.83%) PHP
5 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
6 6 (14.63%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) R
9 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.44%) Go
9 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Nagios
1 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (39.02%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Splunk
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
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