The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 44 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 36 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.01% 1.27% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.66% 2.14% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
470 373 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.46% 59.30% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 357 334 334
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
East of England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 21 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Felixstowe +3 4 - -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (55.41%) Degree
2 40 (54.05%) PHP
3 32 (43.24%) Perl
3 32 (43.24%) Change Management
4 30 (40.54%) Linux
5 28 (37.84%) Project Planning
5 28 (37.84%) Subversion
6 26 (35.14%) Scrum
7 24 (32.43%) UNIX
7 24 (32.43%) MySQL
7 24 (32.43%) Computer Science
8 23 (31.08%) Drupal
8 23 (31.08%) TCP/IP
9 21 (28.38%) Mobile App
10 20 (27.03%) OO
10 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
11 17 (22.97%) Android
11 17 (22.97%) Multithreading
11 17 (22.97%) TDD
12 15 (20.27%) Test Scripting
12 15 (20.27%) Test Automation
12 15 (20.27%) C++
13 14 (18.92%) HTML
13 14 (18.92%) Java
13 14 (18.92%) CSS
13 14 (18.92%) CSS3
13 14 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (18.92%) Web Design
14 13 (17.57%) Software Testing
14 13 (17.57%) HTML5

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (31.08%) Drupal
2 9 (12.16%) ArcGIS
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.70%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.35%) Resin
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) ArcInfo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.16%) IPv4
2 9 (12.16%) IPv6
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Subversion
2 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.70%) Ant
5 1 (1.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Games
3 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) PHP Developer
3 20 (27.03%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 18 (24.32%) Drupal Developer
5 15 (20.27%) Test Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (12.16%) C Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Operations Manager
10 3 (4.05%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (4.05%) GIS Analyst
11 2 (2.70%) Web Programmer
11 2 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.70%) PHP Programmer
11 2 (2.70%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) HTML
1 14 (18.92%) CSS
1 14 (18.92%) CSS3
2 13 (17.57%) HTML5
2 13 (17.57%) REST
3 8 (10.81%) Web Services
3 8 (10.81%) Android SDK
4 4 (5.41%) JSF
5 3 (4.05%) WinForms
6 2 (2.70%) SOAP
6 2 (2.70%) Ajax
6 2 (2.70%) Java EE
6 2 (2.70%) JPA
6 2 (2.70%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (2.70%) EJB
6 2 (2.70%) Sphinx
6 2 (2.70%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.35%) J2EE
7 1 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.38%) Mobile App
3 10 (13.51%) Open Source
3 10 (13.51%) GIS
4 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.70%) Physics
4 2 (2.70%) Online Games
4 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Linux
2 24 (32.43%) UNIX
3 17 (22.97%) Android
4 5 (6.76%) Windows
5 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Change Management
2 28 (37.84%) Project Planning
3 26 (35.14%) Scrum
4 20 (27.03%) OO
5 17 (22.97%) TDD
5 17 (22.97%) Multithreading
6 15 (20.27%) Test Automation
6 15 (20.27%) Test Scripting
7 14 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (18.92%) Web Design
8 13 (17.57%) Software Testing
8 13 (17.57%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (14.86%) Android Development
9 11 (14.86%) Test Strategy
10 9 (12.16%) Software Architecture
11 7 (9.46%) Scalability Testing
12 6 (8.11%) Project Management
13 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) PHP
2 32 (43.24%) Perl
3 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.27%) C++
5 14 (18.92%) Java
6 13 (17.57%) Tcl
7 12 (16.22%) C
8 9 (12.16%) C#
9 6 (8.11%) R
10 5 (6.76%) SQL
10 5 (6.76%) VB
11 3 (4.05%) MATLAB
11 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (55.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
1 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) ESRI
2 7 (9.46%) Agilent
3 5 (6.76%) JBoss
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) Dell
6 1 (1.35%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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