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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 80 107 106
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.92% 0.15% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 0.28% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £71,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.05% +68.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
636 717 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 53.13% 55.15% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 578 639 657
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Crawley - 14 £37,500 -
Horsham +8 6 £52,500 -26.57%
Worthing 0 2 £50,250 -
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 33 (73.33%) PHP
1 33 (73.33%) SQL
2 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
3 29 (64.44%) HTML
3 29 (64.44%) Linux
4 28 (62.22%) CSS
4 28 (62.22%) jQuery
5 26 (57.78%) Degree
6 23 (51.11%) Web Services
6 23 (51.11%) MVC
7 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 20 (44.44%) TDD
7 20 (44.44%) BDD
8 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (40.00%) C++
9 18 (40.00%) OO
9 18 (40.00%) Unit Testing
10 17 (37.78%) UNIX
10 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
11 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
11 16 (35.56%) Apache
11 16 (35.56%) DHCP
11 16 (35.56%) DNS
11 16 (35.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 16 (35.56%) nginx
11 16 (35.56%) PHPUnit
11 16 (35.56%) REST
11 16 (35.56%) Behat
11 16 (35.56%) OO PHP
11 16 (35.56%) iptables

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 16 (35.56%) Apache
1 16 (35.56%) nginx
2 6 (13.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) DHCP
1 16 (35.56%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) PHPUnit
1 16 (35.56%) Behat
2 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
2 4 (8.89%) JUnit
2 4 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
2 4 (8.89%) Rational Robot
2 4 (8.89%) JMeter
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) WebLOAD
2 4 (8.89%) Calabash
2 4 (8.89%) LoadUI
2 4 (8.89%) Appium
3 1 (2.22%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.22%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.22%) FxCop
General
1 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Junior Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Junior
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior Web Developer
6 6 (13.33%) LAMP Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) HTML
2 28 (62.22%) CSS
2 28 (62.22%) jQuery
3 23 (51.11%) Web Services
4 16 (35.56%) REST
5 13 (28.89%) HTML5
6 12 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (26.67%) XHTML
7 6 (13.33%) LAMP
7 6 (13.33%) RESTful
7 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
7 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.22%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 17 (37.78%) UNIX
3 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
4 4 (8.89%) CentOS
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
6 1 (2.22%) Debian
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) MVC
2 20 (44.44%) TDD
2 20 (44.44%) BDD
3 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (40.00%) OO
5 16 (35.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 16 (35.56%) OO PHP
5 16 (35.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Web Design
7 5 (11.11%) Validation
8 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.89%) DevOps
9 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (73.33%) PHP
1 33 (73.33%) SQL
2 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.00%) C++
4 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
5 15 (33.33%) C#
6 14 (31.11%) Java
7 6 (13.33%) Perl
8 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.89%) C
8 4 (8.89%) Tcl
8 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.67%) Ruby
10 1 (2.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) CSQA
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) iptables
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Capistrano
3 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
2 8 (17.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Google