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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
England / South East
Rank 38 53 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +48
Permanent jobs citing Python 891 939 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.06% 4.86% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.59% 9.38% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 742 772 530
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7685 10012 9926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.26% 51.86% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6620 8949 8671
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
Berkshire +40 266 £50,000 -4.76% 41
Oxfordshire 0 153 £47,500 -5.00% 30
Hampshire -14 150 £45,000 - 28
Surrey +37 128 £50,000 +11.11% 34
East Sussex +23 57 £45,000 +24.13% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 54 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Kent +37 28 £47,000 +17.50% 2
West Sussex +20 24 £43,875 -12.25% 5
Middlesex +8 13 £52,500 -4.54%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Python.

1 947 (51.00%) Linux
2 778 (41.90%) Java
3 522 (28.11%) C++
4 482 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
5 472 (25.42%) Ruby
6 463 (24.93%) JavaScript
7 444 (23.91%) Perl
8 430 (23.16%) SQL
8 430 (23.16%) Bash Shell
9 429 (23.10%) Software Engineering
10 378 (20.36%) DevOps
11 375 (20.19%) Degree
12 348 (18.74%) HTML
13 328 (17.66%) C
13 328 (17.66%) MySQL
14 325 (17.50%) C#
15 318 (17.12%) Windows
16 310 (16.69%) PHP
17 296 (15.94%) Puppet
18 294 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
18 294 (15.83%) Unix
19 277 (14.92%) Computer Science
20 269 (14.49%) CSS
21 234 (12.60%) Git (software)
22 216 (11.63%) Scrum
23 212 (11.42%) Open Source
24 210 (11.31%) Opscode Chef
25 201 (10.82%) Ansible
26 196 (10.55%) Jenkins
27 191 (10.29%) 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
1 136 (7.32%) Apache
2 96 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 91 (4.90%) OpenStack
4 66 (3.55%) nginx
5 53 (2.85%) Apache Spark
6 52 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 39 (2.10%) Drupal
8 28 (1.51%) SAS
8 28 (1.51%) WebLogic
9 24 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (1.29%) WordPress
10 23 (1.24%) ArcGIS
10 23 (1.24%) Confluence
10 23 (1.24%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.13%) JBoss
12 18 (0.97%) IIS
13 16 (0.86%) CMS
14 15 (0.81%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
16 11 (0.59%) uWSGI
Applications
1 69 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.13%) MS Office
3 5 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.22%) QuarkXPress
4 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.16%) Simulink
6 2 (0.11%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.054%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.59%) Sentinel
4 8 (0.43%) Magento
5 3 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.054%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.054%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.054%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 294 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (6.95%) SaaS
3 99 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (2.21%) GitHub
6 37 (1.99%) PaaS
7 29 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (1.51%) IaaS
9 21 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.70%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
10 13 (0.70%) Office 365
10 13 (0.70%) SoftLayer
11 9 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
11 9 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.32%) Heroku
14 5 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.27%) Oracle CX
15 4 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 116 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 89 (4.79%) DNS
3 77 (4.15%) Firewall
4 66 (3.55%) HTTP
5 50 (2.69%) Internet
6 43 (2.32%) VPN
7 30 (1.62%) Network Security
8 28 (1.51%) SSL
9 25 (1.35%) LDAP
10 22 (1.18%) InfiniBand
11 19 (1.02%) SSH
11 19 (1.02%) Wireless
12 17 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (0.86%) ATM
14 15 (0.81%) Broadband
14 15 (0.81%) LAN
14 15 (0.81%) LTE
14 15 (0.81%) WAN
15 14 (0.75%) AMQP
16 12 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (17.66%) MySQL
2 162 (8.72%) NoSQL
3 149 (8.02%) Big Data
4 121 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 110 (5.92%) Hadoop
6 91 (4.90%) SQL Server
7 81 (4.36%) Relational Database
8 76 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
9 68 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 35 (1.88%) Redis
11 34 (1.83%) Data Mining
12 31 (1.67%) MariaDB
12 31 (1.67%) Power BI
13 21 (1.13%) GIS
14 20 (1.08%) QlikView
15 19 (1.02%) Oracle Database
16 14 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (0.70%) Apache Hive
17 13 (0.70%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 234 (12.60%) Git (software)
2 196 (10.55%) Jenkins
3 97 (5.22%) JIRA
4 90 (4.85%) Subversion
5 59 (3.18%) Selenium
6 57 (3.07%) Maven
7 55 (2.96%) Vagrant
8 36 (1.94%) Ant
9 29 (1.56%) Metasploit
10 27 (1.45%) JMeter
11 24 (1.29%) Cucumber
12 21 (1.13%) JUnit
13 19 (1.02%) NUnit
14 18 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 18 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (0.92%) HP UFT
15 17 (0.92%) TeamCity
16 15 (0.81%) Gradle
16 15 (0.81%) Moq
17 13 (0.70%) GitLab
General
1 189 (10.18%) Finance
2 132 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 54 (2.91%) Marketing
4 52 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 51 (2.75%) Banking
6 37 (1.99%) Electronics
7 28 (1.51%) Retail
8 25 (1.35%) Automotive
9 17 (0.92%) Legal
9 17 (0.92%) Military
10 15 (0.81%) Advertising
11 14 (0.75%) Publishing
12 9 (0.48%) Games
13 8 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.43%) French Language
13 8 (0.43%) German Language
13 8 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
13 8 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.38%) Back Office
14 7 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 617 (33.23%) Developer
2 261 (14.05%) Software Engineer
3 195 (10.50%) Linux Engineer
4 189 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 163 (8.78%) Python Developer
6 162 (8.72%) Software Developer
7 146 (7.86%) Administrator
8 126 (6.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 123 (6.62%) Analyst
10 120 (6.46%) Systems Administrator
11 112 (6.03%) Linux Administrator
12 106 (5.71%) Java Developer
13 105 (5.65%) Cloud Engineer
14 89 (4.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 88 (4.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 81 (4.36%) Systems Engineer
17 80 (4.31%) Senior Developer
18 75 (4.04%) Graduate
18 75 (4.04%) Junior
19 68 (3.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (18.74%) HTML
2 269 (14.49%) CSS
3 191 (10.29%) Web Services
4 188 (10.12%) .NET
5 158 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 112 (6.03%) Ruby on Rails
7 111 (5.98%) LAMP
8 107 (5.76%) Django
9 98 (5.28%) Node.js
10 96 (5.17%) jQuery
11 93 (5.01%) REST
12 83 (4.47%) RESTful
13 80 (4.31%) ASP.NET
14 79 (4.25%) SOAP
15 77 (4.15%) XML
16 74 (3.98%) HTML5
17 61 (3.28%) Spring
18 53 (2.85%) Ajax
19 48 (2.58%) JSON
20 38 (2.05%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 277 (14.92%) Computer Science
2 132 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 67 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 42 (2.26%) Data Structures
6 39 (2.10%) User Experience
7 36 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
8 34 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 32 (1.72%) Fintech
10 31 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 28 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
12 21 (1.13%) Public Cloud
12 21 (1.13%) VHDL
13 18 (0.97%) Cyber Attack
14 16 (0.86%) Replication
15 15 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 14 (0.75%) Robotics
17 13 (0.70%) CUDA
17 13 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
17 13 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 947 (51.00%) Linux
2 318 (17.12%) Windows
3 294 (15.83%) Unix
4 120 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 113 (6.09%) CentOS
6 103 (5.55%) Ubuntu
7 61 (3.28%) Debian
8 46 (2.48%) Android
9 40 (2.15%) Apple iOS
10 35 (1.88%) Windows Server
11 26 (1.40%) Mac OS
11 26 (1.40%) VxWorks
12 23 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.81%) Solaris
15 13 (0.70%) Fedora
15 13 (0.70%) FreeBSD
15 13 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.65%) SUSE
17 11 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (23.10%) Software Engineering
3 378 (20.36%) DevOps
4 216 (11.63%) Scrum
5 212 (11.42%) Open Source
6 182 (9.80%) Mathematics
7 179 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
8 178 (9.59%) Web Development
9 149 (8.02%) Cybersecurity
10 142 (7.65%) OO
11 132 (7.11%) Machine Learning
11 132 (7.11%) TDD
12 128 (6.89%) Configuration Management
13 113 (6.09%) Physics
14 100 (5.39%) OOP
14 100 (5.39%) Penetration Testing
15 97 (5.22%) Analytics
16 85 (4.58%) Mentoring
17 84 (4.52%) MVC
18 80 (4.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 778 (41.90%) Java
2 522 (28.11%) C++
3 472 (25.42%) Ruby
4 463 (24.93%) JavaScript
5 444 (23.91%) Perl
6 430 (23.16%) Bash Shell
6 430 (23.16%) SQL
7 328 (17.66%) C
8 325 (17.50%) C#
9 310 (16.69%) PHP
10 150 (8.08%) PowerShell
11 102 (5.49%) R
12 83 (4.47%) MATLAB
13 79 (4.25%) Shell Script
14 64 (3.45%) Go
15 51 (2.75%) Scala
16 31 (1.67%) PL/SQL
17 26 (1.40%) Groovy
18 19 (1.02%) Lua
19 17 (0.92%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 375 (20.19%) Degree
2 156 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 67 (3.61%) PhD
4 63 (3.39%) DV Cleared
5 60 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 39 (2.10%) ISTQB
7 36 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (1.62%) ISEB
10 29 (1.56%) CCNA
11 25 (1.35%) CEH
12 22 (1.18%) OSCP
13 19 (1.02%) GIAC
13 19 (1.02%) GPEN
13 19 (1.02%) RHCA
14 17 (0.92%) CCNP
15 16 (0.86%) AWS Certification
16 12 (0.65%) CREST Certified
17 11 (0.59%) VCDX
18 10 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (7.32%) QA
2 20 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.81%) SLA
4 14 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.48%) HL7
6 8 (0.43%) SSAE 16
7 6 (0.32%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.32%) SDET
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (7.00%) Docker
2 99 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.58%) Active Directory
4 34 (1.83%) Firmware
5 29 (1.56%) NFS
6 26 (1.40%) vSphere
7 23 (1.24%) Hyper-V
8 20 (1.08%) KVM
9 18 (0.97%) LXC
10 17 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 15 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
12 14 (0.75%) vCloud
13 13 (0.70%) XenServer
14 12 (0.65%) HDFS
14 12 (0.65%) Varnish
14 12 (0.65%) Xen
15 9 (0.48%) VirtualBox
16 8 (0.43%) GlusterFS
16 8 (0.43%) Samba
16 8 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 296 (15.94%) Puppet
2 210 (11.31%) Opscode Chef
3 201 (10.82%) Ansible
4 54 (2.91%) Nagios
5 53 (2.85%) Nmap
6 50 (2.69%) Nessus
7 36 (1.94%) Salt
8 23 (1.24%) OpenVAS
9 20 (1.08%) Kubernetes
10 18 (0.97%) Terraform
11 15 (0.81%) Cacti
11 15 (0.81%) HAProxy
11 15 (0.81%) Opsview
12 12 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (0.65%) logstash
12 12 (0.65%) vRealize
13 11 (0.59%) ZABBIX
14 10 (0.54%) Graphite
15 9 (0.48%) OpenView
15 9 (0.48%) WMI
Vendors
1 165 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 161 (8.67%) Oracle
3 158 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 140 (7.54%) VMware
5 48 (2.58%) Cisco
6 45 (2.42%) Sophos
7 35 (1.88%) Splunk
8 34 (1.83%) HP
9 32 (1.72%) SAP
10 29 (1.56%) Tableau
11 27 (1.45%) IBM
12 26 (1.40%) Google
12 26 (1.40%) Qualys
13 25 (1.35%) Juniper
14 24 (1.29%) Sun
15 17 (0.92%) New Relic
16 16 (0.86%) CheckPoint
16 16 (0.86%) Citrix
16 16 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
17 14 (0.75%) F5
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: Competetive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Medical + More
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: GBP Negotiable on experience +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago