The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 50 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.25% 2.65% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 5.12% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -25.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £59,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 215 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 65.09% 51.81% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 234 194 255
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Python
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Python Salary Trend in Suffolk

Python
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

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

Python Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Python
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Suffolk 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
Ipswich +7 10 £50,000 +47.05%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Python.

1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) C++
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Big Data
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Ruby
6 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 6 (21.43%) C
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) Perl
7 5 (17.86%) Network Design
8 4 (14.29%) Selenium
8 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
8 4 (14.29%) Veeam
8 4 (14.29%) Pentaho
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
8 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 4 (14.29%) Android
8 4 (14.29%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) VB

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.29%) Pentaho
4 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) Presto
5 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
6 1 (3.57%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) GoCD
2 2 (7.14%) Robot Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.57%) Calabash
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Head of Development
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
1 3 (10.71%) Java EE
1 3 (10.71%) Spring
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) MLlib
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.57%) EJB
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) JMS
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Cybercrime
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (3.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (7.14%) Fuzz Testing
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Product Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) C++
4 8 (28.57%) Ruby
5 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 6 (21.43%) C
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) Perl
7 4 (14.29%) C#
7 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.29%) VB
8 2 (7.14%) Clojure
8 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (7.14%) PHP
8 2 (7.14%) R
8 2 (7.14%) Scala
9 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
1 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
2 4 (14.29%) EMC
2 4 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
2 4 (14.29%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) NetApp
2 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
2 4 (14.29%) Veeam
3 2 (7.14%) Atmel
3 2 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 2 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau