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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 85 85 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 0.55% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 1.05% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £42,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
543 573 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.05% 52.67% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 507 518 669
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
Crawley -6 1 £47,000 +67.85%
Gatwick - 1 £29,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CSQA
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) WebLOAD
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) Tcl
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Robot
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (40.00%) Rational Robot
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebLOAD
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Calabash
1 2 (40.00%) LoadUI
1 2 (40.00%) Appium
2 1 (20.00%) GoogleTest
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) FxCop
2 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Tcl
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CSQA
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace