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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 39 49 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +61
Permanent jobs citing Python 917 1092 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.68% 5.02% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.32% 9.66% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 797 866 503
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8100 11310 10253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.18% 51.99% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7128 9897 8705
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Python
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Python Salary Trend in the South East

Python
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in the South East

Python
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Hampshire -6 218 £45,000 - 21
Berkshire +16 215 £55,000 +4.76% 34
Oxfordshire 0 188 £50,000 +5.26% 26
Surrey +10 156 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Buckinghamshire -19 57 £47,500 +8.57% 10
East Sussex +13 46 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Middlesex +14 12 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex +27 8 £42,500 -11.45% 2
Kent +4 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region with a requirement for Python.

1 987 (49.35%) Linux
2 869 (43.45%) Java
3 608 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
4 597 (29.85%) C++
5 537 (26.85%) Perl
5 537 (26.85%) Ruby
6 499 (24.95%) Bash Shell
7 476 (23.80%) JavaScript
8 436 (21.80%) Software Engineering
9 416 (20.80%) SQL
10 414 (20.70%) Windows
11 403 (20.15%) C
11 403 (20.15%) DevOps
12 370 (18.50%) C#
13 366 (18.30%) Degree
14 365 (18.25%) PHP
15 344 (17.20%) HTML
16 335 (16.75%) Puppet
17 325 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
18 304 (15.20%) Unix
19 296 (14.80%) Computer Science
20 289 (14.45%) MySQL
21 280 (14.00%) Git (software)
22 260 (13.00%) Opscode Chef
23 257 (12.85%) CSS
24 237 (11.85%) Open Source
25 236 (11.80%) VMware
26 227 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
27 223 (11.15%) Jenkins
28 210 (10.50%) Web Services

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 144 (7.20%) Apache
2 97 (4.85%) Tomcat
3 95 (4.75%) OpenStack
4 70 (3.50%) nginx
5 69 (3.45%) Apache Spark
6 56 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (2.05%) Drupal
7 41 (2.05%) WebLogic
8 36 (1.80%) SAS
9 24 (1.20%) IIS
9 24 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.05%) JBoss
11 20 (1.00%) Confluence
12 18 (0.90%) CMS
12 18 (0.90%) Eucalyptus
13 16 (0.80%) Apache Pig
14 15 (0.75%) WordPress
15 14 (0.70%) ArcGIS
16 13 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 79 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.70%) MS Office
3 7 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.15%) InDesign
5 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.15%) SPSS
6 2 (0.10%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.65%) Magento
4 10 (0.50%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.050%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 325 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (5.70%) SaaS
4 58 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
5 54 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 50 (2.50%) GitHub
7 34 (1.70%) PaaS
8 28 (1.40%) IaaS
9 25 (1.25%) Amazon S3
10 24 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
10 24 (1.20%) SoftLayer
11 16 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (0.70%) OpenShift
13 10 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.45%) Sumo Logic
15 8 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 153 (7.65%) TCP/IP
2 88 (4.40%) DNS
3 77 (3.85%) Firewall
4 76 (3.80%) HTTP
5 53 (2.65%) Internet
6 36 (1.80%) LDAP
6 36 (1.80%) VPN
7 29 (1.45%) SSL
8 26 (1.30%) InfiniBand
9 25 (1.25%) BGP
10 24 (1.20%) MPLS
11 23 (1.15%) Broadband
12 21 (1.05%) LTE
12 21 (1.05%) Network Security
12 21 (1.05%) Wireless
13 20 (1.00%) SMTP
14 18 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (0.90%) WAN
15 17 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (14.45%) MySQL
2 152 (7.60%) NoSQL
3 141 (7.05%) Big Data
4 128 (6.40%) MongoDB
5 123 (6.15%) Hadoop
6 103 (5.15%) SQL Server
7 77 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 66 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
9 57 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 35 (1.75%) Data Mining
11 26 (1.30%) Redis
12 25 (1.25%) Oracle Database
13 21 (1.05%) Apache Hive
14 16 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (0.75%) Power BI
16 13 (0.65%) GIS
16 13 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
18 11 (0.55%) HBase
18 11 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 280 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 223 (11.15%) Jenkins
3 122 (6.10%) Subversion
4 116 (5.80%) JIRA
5 95 (4.75%) Selenium
6 63 (3.15%) Vagrant
7 61 (3.05%) Maven
8 50 (2.50%) Metasploit
9 39 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
10 37 (1.85%) Cucumber
11 32 (1.60%) Ant
12 30 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (1.45%) TeamCity
13 29 (1.45%) WebDriver
14 25 (1.25%) HP UFT
14 25 (1.25%) JMeter
15 20 (1.00%) SonarQube
16 15 (0.75%) NUnit
16 15 (0.75%) Visual Studio
17 14 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 175 (8.75%) Finance
2 168 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 52 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 34 (1.70%) Banking
5 33 (1.65%) Electronics
6 32 (1.60%) Marketing
7 25 (1.25%) Retail
8 21 (1.05%) Automotive
9 20 (1.00%) Back Office
10 12 (0.60%) Games
11 11 (0.55%) Advertising
11 11 (0.55%) Legal
11 11 (0.55%) Publishing
12 9 (0.45%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.40%) Military
14 7 (0.35%) Billing
15 6 (0.30%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.20%) French Language
16 4 (0.20%) German Language
16 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 686 (34.30%) Developer
2 263 (13.15%) Software Engineer
3 208 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 206 (10.30%) Linux Engineer
5 205 (10.25%) Software Developer
6 203 (10.15%) Python Developer
7 131 (6.55%) Analyst
8 130 (6.50%) Administrator
9 122 (6.10%) Graduate
10 120 (6.00%) Senior Developer
11 116 (5.80%) Java Developer
11 116 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
12 106 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
13 103 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
14 101 (5.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 95 (4.75%) Linux Administrator
16 76 (3.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 75 (3.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 74 (3.70%) Support Engineer
19 73 (3.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (17.20%) HTML
2 257 (12.85%) CSS
3 210 (10.50%) Web Services
4 175 (8.75%) .NET
5 149 (7.45%) AngularJS
6 121 (6.05%) LAMP
7 111 (5.55%) Django
8 108 (5.40%) Node.js
9 106 (5.30%) Ruby on Rails
10 100 (5.00%) jQuery
11 82 (4.10%) RESTful
11 82 (4.10%) SOAP
12 80 (4.00%) ASP.NET
13 77 (3.85%) XML
14 76 (3.80%) JSON
15 75 (3.75%) HTML5
15 75 (3.75%) REST
16 56 (2.80%) Spring
17 51 (2.55%) OpenCL
18 50 (2.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 296 (14.80%) Computer Science
2 145 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 143 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (5.85%) Physics
5 100 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 82 (4.10%) Algorithms
7 67 (3.35%) Embedded Systems
8 45 (2.25%) User Experience
9 35 (1.75%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.30%) Data Structures
10 26 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 24 (1.20%) Statistics
12 23 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 21 (1.05%) FlexPod
14 20 (1.00%) Artificial Intelligence
15 19 (0.95%) Data Integration
16 18 (0.90%) Cyber Attack
16 18 (0.90%) Public Cloud
16 18 (0.90%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 987 (49.35%) Linux
2 414 (20.70%) Windows
3 304 (15.20%) Unix
4 124 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 114 (5.70%) CentOS
6 69 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 60 (3.00%) Windows Server
8 46 (2.30%) Android
9 43 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 43 (2.15%) Debian
10 41 (2.05%) VxWorks
11 39 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (1.15%) FreeBSD
12 23 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (1.05%) Fedora
14 12 (0.60%) Kali Linux
14 12 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.60%) SUSE
15 11 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (21.80%) Software Engineering
3 403 (20.15%) DevOps
4 237 (11.85%) Open Source
5 227 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
6 208 (10.40%) TDD
7 197 (9.85%) Scrum
8 177 (8.85%) Cybersecurity
9 154 (7.70%) Penetration Testing
10 153 (7.65%) Configuration Management
11 147 (7.35%) Web Development
12 117 (5.85%) OO
13 113 (5.65%) MVC
14 111 (5.55%) Mentoring
15 108 (5.40%) Machine Learning
16 104 (5.20%) OOP
17 100 (5.00%) Analytics
18 94 (4.70%) Test Automation
19 85 (4.25%) High Availability
20 76 (3.80%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 869 (43.45%) Java
2 597 (29.85%) C++
3 537 (26.85%) Perl
3 537 (26.85%) Ruby
4 499 (24.95%) Bash Shell
5 476 (23.80%) JavaScript
6 416 (20.80%) SQL
7 403 (20.15%) C
8 370 (18.50%) C#
9 365 (18.25%) PHP
10 201 (10.05%) PowerShell
11 97 (4.85%) R
12 77 (3.85%) Go
13 60 (3.00%) Shell Script
14 54 (2.70%) MATLAB
15 46 (2.30%) Groovy
16 38 (1.90%) Scala
17 34 (1.70%) VB
18 31 (1.55%) Tcl
19 28 (1.40%) Lua
Qualifications
1 366 (18.30%) Degree
2 207 (10.35%) Security Cleared
3 110 (5.50%) DV Cleared
4 54 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 49 (2.45%) CEH
5 49 (2.45%) ISEB
6 48 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (2.35%) OSCP
7 47 (2.35%) SC Cleared
8 44 (2.20%) PhD
9 39 (1.95%) GPEN
10 37 (1.85%) GIAC
11 34 (1.70%) CCNP
11 34 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (1.55%) CCNA
13 24 (1.20%) CREST Certified
14 19 (0.95%) VCDX
15 18 (0.90%) AWS Certification
16 16 (0.80%) CCIE
16 16 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (6.85%) QA
2 33 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.90%) HIPAA
4 14 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.45%) SLA
6 7 (0.35%) ISO13485
7 6 (0.30%) HL7
8 5 (0.25%) SSAE 16
9 3 (0.15%) SDET
10 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 186 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (5.85%) Docker
3 84 (4.20%) vSphere
4 70 (3.50%) Hyper-V
5 62 (3.10%) Active Directory
6 45 (2.25%) Firmware
7 37 (1.85%) vCloud
8 23 (1.15%) HDFS
9 22 (1.10%) KVM
10 21 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
11 20 (1.00%) LXC
11 20 (1.00%) Varnish
12 18 (0.90%) GlusterFS
12 18 (0.90%) NFS
13 15 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 13 (0.65%) VMware ESX
15 12 (0.60%) Apache Flume
16 11 (0.55%) VirtualBox
17 8 (0.40%) Xen
18 7 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 335 (16.75%) Puppet
2 260 (13.00%) Opscode Chef
3 171 (8.55%) Ansible
4 98 (4.90%) Nmap
5 97 (4.85%) Nessus
6 57 (2.85%) Nagios
7 46 (2.30%) OpenVAS
8 26 (1.30%) Cacti
9 24 (1.20%) Kibana
10 21 (1.05%) Salt
11 18 (0.90%) Ganglia
11 18 (0.90%) logstash
11 18 (0.90%) OpenView
11 18 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 18 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 17 (0.85%) SCCM
13 15 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
13 15 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (0.75%) WSUS
14 14 (0.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 236 (11.80%) VMware
2 195 (9.75%) Microsoft
3 167 (8.35%) Red Hat
4 143 (7.15%) Oracle
5 95 (4.75%) Cisco
6 64 (3.20%) Qualys
7 56 (2.80%) HP
8 52 (2.60%) Sophos
9 49 (2.45%) Coverity
10 36 (1.80%) SAP
11 35 (1.75%) IBM
11 35 (1.75%) Splunk
12 34 (1.70%) Juniper
13 27 (1.35%) Intel
14 26 (1.30%) F5
15 23 (1.15%) Google
15 23 (1.15%) Zend
16 21 (1.05%) Atlassian
16 21 (1.05%) CheckPoint
17 20 (1.00%) SolarWinds
South East
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 53,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £40 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Unbeatable Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Michael Page International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Awesome Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago