The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 44 57 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing Python 28 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.81% 1.57% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.91% 2.68% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 34
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
354 298 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.82% 58.32% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 315 247 242
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Python
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Ipswich +7 25 £55,000 +51.72% 2
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) Automated Testing
3 20 (60.61%) Android
3 20 (60.61%) Windows
4 19 (57.58%) C++
5 18 (54.55%) Windows Phone
6 16 (48.48%) Java
6 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
7 15 (45.45%) C#
7 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (42.42%) HTML
8 14 (42.42%) XML
9 13 (39.39%) Big Data
10 12 (36.36%) QA
10 12 (36.36%) Selenium
11 11 (33.33%) Integration Testing
11 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (33.33%) iPhone
11 11 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
11 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
11 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
11 11 (33.33%) Web Development
11 11 (33.33%) Network Design
11 11 (33.33%) Spring
11 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
11 11 (33.33%) Objective-C
11 11 (33.33%) J2EE
11 11 (33.33%) WebLogic

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Big Data
2 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Calabash
3 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.06%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
1 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
1 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
1 11 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Automation Test Lead
3 7 (21.21%) C++ Programmer
3 7 (21.21%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Programmer
3 7 (21.21%) Project Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Project Leader
3 7 (21.21%) QA Automation Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) QA Leader
3 7 (21.21%) QA Test Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Software Programmer
3 7 (21.21%) Telecoms Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
1 14 (42.42%) XML
2 11 (33.33%) EJB
2 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 11 (33.33%) J2EE
2 11 (33.33%) Spring
3 8 (24.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (9.09%) DHTML
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Cybercrime
1 11 (33.33%) iPhone
1 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Online Games
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Android
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Phone
3 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Android Development
3 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 11 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 11 (33.33%) Network Design
3 11 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 11 (33.33%) Web Development
4 8 (24.24%) High Availability
5 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Project Planning
5 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) C++
3 16 (48.48%) Java
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) C#
5 11 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 7 (21.21%) Ruby
7 5 (15.15%) Perl
8 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.06%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
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