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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 55 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.55% 4.31% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 7.14% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 5
Median salary £49,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
257 308 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 66.24% 60.39% 60.79%
Number of salaries quoted 217 275 222
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +6 6 £49,000 -10.90%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Ruby
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) C++
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Big Data
6 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) Java EE
7 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
7 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
8 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
9 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 3 (16.67%) Node.js
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (11.11%) Microservices
10 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
10 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (11.11%) Disruptive Innovation

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 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Big Data
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Presto
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) GoCD
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Development
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Java EE
2 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) MLlib
3 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) EJB
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Internet of Things
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source Development
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Ruby
4 9 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) Clojure
6 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 2 (11.11%) R
6 2 (11.11%) Scala
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
1 2 (11.11%) Google
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau