The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 96 96 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.30% 0.082% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 0.15% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Python
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
723 651 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 55.11% 53.54% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 648 613 529
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Python
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Python Salary Trend in West Sussex

Python
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Python
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Gatwick - 7 £45,000 -
Haywards Heath - 3 £42,500 -
Crawley - 2 £41,250 -
Horsham - 2 £45,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) jQuery
3 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) UNIX
3 13 (46.43%) Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
6 10 (35.71%) HTML5
6 10 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) Web Design
7 8 (28.57%) Subversion
7 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) Django
7 8 (28.57%) Web Development
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) PHP
8 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
9 6 (21.43%) MVC
9 6 (21.43%) SDLC
9 6 (21.43%) Degree

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) IPsec
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.14%) xDSL
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) Broadband
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (7.14%) IPv4
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) OSPF
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
2 2 (7.14%) L2TP
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) PPP
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) OLAP
3 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) QlikView
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Subversion
2 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) JUnit
3 5 (17.86%) JMeter
3 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.86%) NUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Behat
4 3 (10.71%) PHPUnit
5 2 (7.14%) PyUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) Calabash
5 2 (7.14%) LoadUI
5 2 (7.14%) Appium
6 1 (3.57%) Trac
6 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
6 1 (3.57%) WebLOAD
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Python Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Django Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) jQuery
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 10 (35.71%) Web Services
3 10 (35.71%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) Django
5 3 (10.71%) RESTful
5 3 (10.71%) REST
5 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
5 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (10.71%) XHTML
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.57%) Blog
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) UNIX
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (35.71%) Web Design
3 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) SDLC
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) CAFM
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) PHP
3 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.29%) R
5 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCIE
2 2 (7.14%) CCSP
2 2 (7.14%) CCIP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.57%) HNC
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) iptables
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) F5