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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 53 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.20% 0.73% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 1.14% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £22,500 £51,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.09% +83.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
261 351 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 62.59% 63.93% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 238 339 348
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 - 1 £45,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) PHP
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
1 14 (60.87%) Drupal
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) REST
3 9 (39.13%) CSS3
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) Web Design
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
4 8 (34.78%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
6 4 (17.39%) LabVIEW
6 4 (17.39%) GIS
6 4 (17.39%) ESRI
6 4 (17.39%) ArcGIS
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) VBA
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) Robotics
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) ArcGIS
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) IPv4
1 1 (4.35%) IPv6
1 1 (4.35%) 802.11
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
1 14 (60.87%) PHP Developer
2 12 (52.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Drupal Developer
4 7 (30.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Graduate
6 4 (17.39%) Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Web Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP Joomla! Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML5
1 9 (39.13%) REST
1 9 (39.13%) CSS3
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) CGI
3 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) GIS
2 4 (17.39%) Robotics
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Web Design
1 8 (34.78%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Android Development
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) PHP
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VBA
4 4 (17.39%) Lua
4 4 (17.39%) R
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) ESRI