The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 80 97 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -38
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.90% 0.72% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 1.37% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 27
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £47,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
653 584 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.15% 52.61% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 591 516 554
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Kent

Python
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 8 - -
Whitstable - 3 £32,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £70,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 26 (54.17%) Ruby
2 25 (52.08%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 22 (45.83%) PHP
4 21 (43.75%) MySQL
5 18 (37.50%) Linux
6 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
7 16 (33.33%) Open Source
8 14 (29.17%) Node.js
9 13 (27.08%) Backbone.js
9 13 (27.08%) Apache Cordova
10 12 (25.00%) React
11 10 (20.83%) DevOps
11 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
11 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (16.67%) OO
12 8 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
13 7 (14.58%) SQL
13 7 (14.58%) Selenium
13 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
14 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 6 (12.50%) HTML
14 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
14 6 (12.50%) User Experience
15 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (10.42%) Linear Regression
15 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (10.42%) R
15 5 (10.42%) Big Data

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.17%) Node.js
2 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) SAS
4 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (8.33%) Joomla!
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.08%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LDAP
1 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) LTE
3 2 (4.17%) CDMA
3 2 (4.17%) GSM
3 2 (4.17%) UMTS
3 2 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) Base SAS
2 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Selenium
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Subversion
3 4 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.33%) PEAR
4 3 (6.25%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.25%) PyUnit
4 3 (6.25%) Mockito
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Games
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Web Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Open Source Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) Backbone.js
1 13 (27.08%) Apache Cordova
2 12 (25.00%) React
3 8 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (12.50%) HTML
5 5 (10.42%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) HTML5
6 4 (8.33%) Yii
6 4 (8.33%) CSS3
6 4 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (6.25%) .NET
8 2 (4.17%) XHTML
8 2 (4.17%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (4.17%) Google Maps API
8 2 (4.17%) Symfony
9 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.08%) Dojo
9 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) HACMP
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) iPhone
3 4 (8.33%) iPad
4 2 (4.17%) Social Media
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (10.42%) UNIX
2 5 (10.42%) AIX
2 5 (10.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
2 16 (33.33%) Open Source
3 10 (20.83%) DevOps
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) Scrum
6 5 (10.42%) Linear Regression
6 5 (10.42%) Kanban
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.25%) Code Coverage
8 3 (6.25%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) CRM
9 2 (4.17%) OOP
9 2 (4.17%) ETL
9 2 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) Ruby
2 25 (52.08%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 22 (45.83%) PHP
4 7 (14.58%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.42%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) R
7 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.25%) C#
8 3 (6.25%) Jython
9 2 (4.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) WCAG
1 4 (8.33%) WAI
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) NFS
1 5 (10.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (10.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Puppet
1 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.33%) OpenView
2 4 (8.33%) Control-M
2 4 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.42%) HP
2 5 (10.42%) Veritas
3 4 (8.33%) Twitter
3 4 (8.33%) Zend
3 4 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Adobe
4 3 (6.25%) Sun
4 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) Dell
4 3 (6.25%) Tableau
5 2 (4.17%) Facebook
5 2 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.08%) ESRI
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
Whitstable, Kent
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