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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 41 70 128
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +58
Permanent jobs citing Python 1068 838 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.85% 4.09% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.04% 8.40% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 891 647 432
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
9675 9972 10770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.00% 48.62% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8602 8599 9113
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Berkshire +20 327 £52,500 +16.66% 33
Oxfordshire +16 242 £50,000 +17.64% 19
Surrey +26 183 £52,500 +16.66% 20
Hampshire +1 149 £47,500 +11.76% 30
East Sussex +14 65 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 47 £40,000 - 2
Middlesex +19 16 £20,000 -52.94% 2
Kent +6 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Sussex -4 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1020 (50.57%) Linux
2 850 (42.14%) Java
3 697 (34.56%) C++
4 631 (31.28%) Perl
5 616 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
6 550 (27.27%) Ruby
7 511 (25.33%) Windows
8 494 (24.49%) JavaScript
9 486 (24.10%) Bash Shell
10 476 (23.60%) Software Engineering
11 461 (22.86%) SQL
12 408 (20.23%) DevOps
13 396 (19.63%) C
14 389 (19.29%) C#
14 389 (19.29%) Degree
15 348 (17.25%) HTML
16 346 (17.15%) PHP
17 342 (16.96%) Git (software)
18 332 (16.46%) Puppet
19 323 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
20 302 (14.97%) Computer Science
21 301 (14.92%) VMware
22 293 (14.53%) Opscode Chef
23 288 (14.28%) MySQL
24 278 (13.78%) CSS
25 270 (13.39%) Jenkins
26 265 (13.14%) Open Source
27 262 (12.99%) TDD
28 257 (12.74%) Unix
29 239 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 138 (6.84%) Apache
2 111 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 102 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
4 94 (4.66%) nginx
5 88 (4.36%) OpenStack
6 78 (3.87%) Apache Spark
7 47 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 38 (1.88%) JBoss
9 30 (1.49%) Apache Pig
10 29 (1.44%) SAS
11 25 (1.24%) Drupal
12 23 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.89%) CMS
13 18 (0.89%) IIS
13 18 (0.89%) SharePoint
14 17 (0.84%) Eucalyptus
15 14 (0.69%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.64%) Jetty
17 11 (0.55%) Confluence
17 11 (0.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 94 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.59%) MS Office
3 8 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.30%) Mathematica
4 6 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.20%) SPSS
6 3 (0.15%) InDesign
7 2 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.50%) Sentinel
3 8 (0.40%) Magento
4 7 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.15%) Odoo
7 2 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.050%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 323 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (6.64%) SaaS
3 124 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
5 49 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (1.98%) GitHub
6 40 (1.98%) PaaS
7 35 (1.74%) Amazon S3
8 30 (1.49%) IaaS
8 30 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
8 30 (1.49%) SoftLayer
9 24 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 20 (0.99%) OpenShift
11 15 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 14 (0.69%) Sumo Logic
13 12 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.40%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.40%) Heroku
16 7 (0.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 137 (6.79%) DNS
2 116 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 87 (4.31%) Firewall
4 70 (3.47%) HTTP
5 62 (3.07%) Internet
6 49 (2.43%) SSL
7 41 (2.03%) VoIP
8 39 (1.93%) LDAP
9 34 (1.69%) SMTP
10 33 (1.64%) VPN
11 31 (1.54%) DHCP
12 29 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (1.44%) Wireless
13 28 (1.39%) BGP
14 27 (1.34%) WAN
15 25 (1.24%) MPLS
16 24 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
16 24 (1.19%) IPsec
17 22 (1.09%) OSPF
18 21 (1.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (14.28%) MySQL
2 205 (10.16%) Big Data
3 149 (7.39%) Hadoop
4 135 (6.69%) MongoDB
5 131 (6.49%) SQL Server
6 127 (6.30%) NoSQL
7 106 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 80 (3.97%) Relational Database
9 60 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 44 (2.18%) Data Mining
11 32 (1.59%) Apache Hive
12 29 (1.44%) Redis
13 22 (1.09%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (0.89%) GIS
15 16 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (0.74%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (0.64%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 342 (16.96%) Git (software)
2 270 (13.39%) Jenkins
3 149 (7.39%) Subversion
4 96 (4.76%) Maven
5 85 (4.21%) JIRA
6 82 (4.07%) Selenium
6 82 (4.07%) Vagrant
7 63 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 53 (2.63%) Ant
9 51 (2.53%) Metasploit
9 51 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
10 40 (1.98%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.54%) WebDriver
12 28 (1.39%) Cucumber
13 26 (1.29%) InstallShield
14 24 (1.19%) SonarQube
15 20 (0.99%) Bitbucket
15 20 (0.99%) CMake
16 16 (0.79%) Eclipse
17 15 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 208 (10.31%) Finance
2 171 (8.48%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.07%) Automotive
4 61 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 51 (2.53%) Marketing
6 44 (2.18%) Banking
7 36 (1.78%) Electronics
8 29 (1.44%) Aerospace
9 26 (1.29%) Retail
10 19 (0.94%) Back Office
11 16 (0.79%) Law
12 13 (0.64%) Advertising
12 13 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.59%) Publishing
14 11 (0.55%) Games
15 5 (0.25%) Legal
15 5 (0.25%) Military
16 3 (0.15%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.099%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.099%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 667 (33.07%) Developer
2 275 (13.63%) Software Engineer
3 236 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
4 231 (11.45%) Python Developer
5 230 (11.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 137 (6.79%) Graduate
7 135 (6.69%) Analyst
8 134 (6.64%) Software Developer
9 124 (6.15%) Administrator
10 123 (6.10%) Senior Developer
11 122 (6.05%) Systems Engineer
12 114 (5.65%) Java Developer
13 108 (5.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 103 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
15 102 (5.06%) Cloud Engineer
16 92 (4.56%) Java Engineer
16 92 (4.56%) Linux Administrator
17 90 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 88 (4.36%) PHP Developer
19 83 (4.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (17.25%) HTML
2 278 (13.78%) CSS
3 197 (9.77%) Web Services
4 174 (8.63%) .NET
5 163 (8.08%) AngularJS
6 147 (7.29%) LAMP
7 121 (6.00%) Node.js
8 110 (5.45%) jQuery
9 97 (4.81%) RESTful
10 96 (4.76%) JSON
11 95 (4.71%) Django
12 94 (4.66%) XML
13 69 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
14 68 (3.37%) HTML5
15 66 (3.27%) Spring
16 56 (2.78%) REST
17 53 (2.63%) SOAP
17 53 (2.63%) Symfony
18 51 (2.53%) ASP.NET
19 49 (2.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 302 (14.97%) Computer Science
2 179 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (7.19%) Mathematics
4 108 (5.35%) Physics
5 92 (4.56%) Data Centre
6 87 (4.31%) Algorithms
7 73 (3.62%) Embedded Systems
8 70 (3.47%) User Experience
9 56 (2.78%) Statistics
10 33 (1.64%) Visualisation
11 31 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
13 27 (1.34%) Management Information System
14 26 (1.29%) Data Integration
14 26 (1.29%) Hedge funds
15 24 (1.19%) PKI
16 20 (0.99%) Cryptography
17 19 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
17 19 (0.94%) Mobile App
17 19 (0.94%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 1020 (50.57%) Linux
2 511 (25.33%) Windows
3 257 (12.74%) Unix
4 123 (6.10%) CentOS
5 109 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 78 (3.87%) Windows Server
7 61 (3.02%) Ubuntu
8 41 (2.03%) VxWorks
9 36 (1.78%) Android
10 34 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 30 (1.49%) Solaris
11 30 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (1.29%) Debian
13 19 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (0.79%) FreeBSD
15 15 (0.74%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.50%) Fedora
16 10 (0.50%) Kali Linux
17 9 (0.45%) AIX
18 8 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (23.60%) Software Engineering
3 408 (20.23%) DevOps
4 265 (13.14%) Open Source
5 262 (12.99%) TDD
6 225 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
7 153 (7.59%) Configuration Management
8 151 (7.49%) Scrum
9 147 (7.29%) Cybersecurity
10 122 (6.05%) Analytics
10 122 (6.05%) High Availability
11 111 (5.50%) MVC
12 110 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 110 (5.45%) Machine Learning
13 109 (5.40%) Penetration Testing
14 103 (5.11%) Test Automation
15 101 (5.01%) OOP
16 99 (4.91%) Mentoring
17 94 (4.66%) OO
18 89 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 850 (42.14%) Java
2 697 (34.56%) C++
3 631 (31.28%) Perl
4 550 (27.27%) Ruby
5 494 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 486 (24.10%) Bash Shell
7 461 (22.86%) SQL
8 396 (19.63%) C
9 389 (19.29%) C#
10 346 (17.15%) PHP
11 189 (9.37%) PowerShell
12 117 (5.80%) R
13 59 (2.93%) Shell Script
14 51 (2.53%) MATLAB
15 44 (2.18%) Groovy
15 44 (2.18%) Scala
16 40 (1.98%) VB
17 33 (1.64%) Go
18 30 (1.49%) Tcl
19 29 (1.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 389 (19.29%) Degree
2 200 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 88 (4.36%) DV Cleared
4 58 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 50 (2.48%) PhD
6 43 (2.13%) ISEB
6 43 (2.13%) ISTQB
7 42 (2.08%) CEH
7 42 (2.08%) OSCP
8 39 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (1.83%) CCNP
10 32 (1.59%) GIAC
11 29 (1.44%) CISSP
11 29 (1.44%) GPEN
11 29 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (1.44%) RHCE
12 26 (1.29%) CCNA
12 26 (1.29%) RHCSA
13 23 (1.14%) CREST Certified
14 21 (1.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (9.37%) QA
2 55 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.44%) HIPAA
4 18 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.45%) SLA
7 8 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.40%) ISO13485
8 2 (0.099%) COBIT
8 2 (0.099%) COSO
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 239 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (6.45%) Docker
3 94 (4.66%) Hyper-V
3 94 (4.66%) vSphere
4 69 (3.42%) Active Directory
5 45 (2.23%) Firmware
6 32 (1.59%) vCloud
7 29 (1.44%) KVM
8 27 (1.34%) HDFS
9 25 (1.24%) VirtualBox
10 19 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (0.84%) GlusterFS
11 17 (0.84%) Varnish
11 17 (0.84%) VMware ESX
12 14 (0.69%) Apache Flume
12 14 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 14 (0.69%) Xen
13 10 (0.50%) qmail
13 10 (0.50%) Squid
14 8 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 332 (16.46%) Puppet
2 293 (14.53%) Opscode Chef
3 162 (8.03%) Ansible
4 90 (4.46%) Nessus
5 88 (4.36%) Nmap
6 76 (3.77%) Nagios
7 36 (1.78%) OpenVAS
8 31 (1.54%) Kibana
8 31 (1.54%) logstash
9 29 (1.44%) Cacti
10 27 (1.34%) Ganglia
11 26 (1.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 24 (1.19%) SCCM
13 22 (1.09%) Salt
14 21 (1.04%) WSUS
15 20 (0.99%) StatsD
16 18 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
16 18 (0.89%) OpenView
17 17 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 17 (0.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 301 (14.92%) VMware
2 198 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 159 (7.88%) Red Hat
4 122 (6.05%) Oracle
5 120 (5.95%) Cisco
6 83 (4.12%) Sophos
7 61 (3.02%) Qualys
8 55 (2.73%) Coverity
9 49 (2.43%) Splunk
10 42 (2.08%) HP
11 39 (1.93%) F5
11 39 (1.93%) Zend
12 37 (1.83%) SAP
13 32 (1.59%) Juniper
14 28 (1.39%) Intel
15 21 (1.04%) IBM
16 20 (0.99%) EMC
17 18 (0.89%) Hortonworks
18 17 (0.84%) Atlassian
18 17 (0.84%) BMC
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +benefits + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £384 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £45000.0000 - £55000.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £0000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum plus v strong Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Parking,Healthcare,Pension,Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits International travel, company soci
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago