Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 631 916 1,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.33% 9.79% 11.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.35% 18.94% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 453 782 1,094
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,350 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £64,500 £60,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% +3.64%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,100 4,837 6,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.74% 51.68% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,204 3,871 5,783
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the East of England

Python
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in the East of England.

Salary trend for Python in the East of England

Python
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Python in the East of England

Python
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 358 £52,500 +4.29% 201
Hertfordshire -7 130 £58,750 +2.17% 52
Suffolk +9 53 £55,000 -2.22% 15
Bedfordshire +44 43 £75,000 +62.16% 11
Norfolk +10 28 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Essex -7 19 £42,500 -5.56% 18
Python
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Python.

1 232 (36.77%) Linux
2 208 (32.96%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (28.05%) Java
4 175 (27.73%) Git (software)
5 174 (27.58%) Degree
6 167 (26.47%) AWS
7 147 (23.30%) C
7 147 (23.30%) Software Engineering
8 137 (21.71%) JavaScript
9 132 (20.92%) DevOps
10 127 (20.13%) C++
11 125 (19.81%) Jenkins
12 124 (19.65%) Computer Science
13 121 (19.18%) Scrum
14 120 (19.02%) Test Automation
15 114 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
16 113 (17.91%) Azure
17 108 (17.12%) Bash Shell
18 104 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
19 102 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
20 95 (15.06%) Windows
21 91 (14.42%) SQL
22 85 (13.47%) JIRA
23 83 (13.15%) C#
23 83 (13.15%) Docker
24 73 (11.57%) Data Science
25 72 (11.41%) GCP
26 71 (11.25%) Ansible
27 69 (10.94%) Big Data
28 68 (10.78%) CSS

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 36 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 30 (4.75%) nginx
3 21 (3.33%) Confluence
4 20 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 17 (2.69%) Apache
6 6 (0.95%) Apache Solr
6 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.63%) IIS
9 3 (0.48%) CMS
9 3 (0.48%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.16%) DNN
10 1 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.16%) SAS
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.79%) Relativity
3 4 (0.63%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.16%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 167 (26.47%) AWS
2 113 (17.91%) Azure
3 72 (11.41%) GCP
4 28 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (4.28%) Serverless
6 19 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (2.22%) SaaS
8 13 (2.06%) Power Platform
9 12 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.90%) GitHub
10 11 (1.74%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.74%) PaaS
11 10 (1.58%) IaaS
11 10 (1.58%) Stackdriver
12 6 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
12 6 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.95%) Siri
13 5 (0.79%) Trello
14 4 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.50%) TCP/IP
2 26 (4.12%) HTTP
3 22 (3.49%) Firewall
4 20 (3.17%) DNS
4 20 (3.17%) Wireless
5 14 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (1.74%) Internet
7 10 (1.58%) Wireshark
8 9 (1.43%) SSL
9 7 (1.11%) DHCP
10 5 (0.79%) Broadband
11 4 (0.63%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.63%) SNMP
12 3 (0.48%) IPv4
12 3 (0.48%) IPv6
12 3 (0.48%) TACACS
12 3 (0.48%) WAN
13 2 (0.32%) ICMP
13 2 (0.32%) PPP
13 2 (0.32%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.94%) Big Data
2 59 (9.35%) MySQL
3 43 (6.81%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (4.28%) Apache Hive
6 27 (4.28%) MongoDB
7 26 (4.12%) SQL Server
8 25 (3.96%) Hadoop
8 25 (3.96%) Impala
9 22 (3.49%) Apache Kudu
10 18 (2.85%) QlikView
11 17 (2.69%) OLTP
12 16 (2.54%) NoSQL
13 15 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (2.06%) Power BI
15 9 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (1.43%) Text Mining
16 8 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 175 (27.73%) Git (software)
2 125 (19.81%) Jenkins
3 85 (13.47%) JIRA
4 36 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 36 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 35 (5.55%) Selenium
6 21 (3.33%) Artifactory
6 21 (3.33%) GitLab
7 19 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (2.06%) Postman
9 12 (1.90%) Hudson
10 11 (1.74%) CircleCI
10 11 (1.74%) Fiddler
10 11 (1.74%) Subversion
11 10 (1.58%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.58%) JUnit
11 10 (1.58%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.58%) NUnit
11 10 (1.58%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (1.43%) Gradle
General
1 58 (9.19%) Finance
2 55 (8.72%) Automotive
3 47 (7.45%) Electronics
4 34 (5.39%) Manufacturing
5 26 (4.12%) Marketing
6 23 (3.65%) Legal
7 17 (2.69%) Games
7 17 (2.69%) Military
8 14 (2.22%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.06%) Retail
10 10 (1.58%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.95%) Advertising
12 6 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.95%) Law
12 6 (0.95%) Publishing
13 5 (0.79%) Banking
14 3 (0.48%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 164 (25.99%) Developer
2 95 (15.06%) Software Engineer
3 61 (9.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 50 (7.92%) Senior Developer
4 50 (7.92%) Software Developer
5 43 (6.81%) Python Developer
6 39 (6.18%) Data Scientist
7 37 (5.86%) Architect
8 32 (5.07%) Test Engineer
9 31 (4.91%) Senior Software Developer
10 26 (4.12%) Senior Software Engineer
11 25 (3.96%) Python Engineer
12 24 (3.80%) Analyst
12 24 (3.80%) Data Architect
13 21 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
14 19 (3.01%) Consultant
15 18 (2.85%) Java Engineer
15 18 (2.85%) Platform Engineer
16 17 (2.69%) AWS DevOps
16 17 (2.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (10.78%) CSS
2 65 (10.30%) Web Services
3 63 (9.98%) AngularJS
4 58 (9.19%) RESTful
5 56 (8.87%) HTML
6 44 (6.97%) .NET
7 43 (6.81%) Node.js
8 42 (6.66%) React
9 35 (5.55%) Django
10 32 (5.07%) Kafka
10 32 (5.07%) NumPy
11 30 (4.75%) Vue.js
12 29 (4.60%) Angular 2
12 29 (4.60%) SciPy
13 26 (4.12%) LAMP
14 23 (3.65%) Elastic Stack
14 23 (3.65%) Java EE
15 21 (3.33%) .NET Framework
15 21 (3.33%) D3.js
16 20 (3.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 102 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (6.81%) Algorithms
4 33 (5.23%) Robotics
4 33 (5.23%) User Experience
5 22 (3.49%) Smartphone
6 17 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.38%) Life Science
8 14 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (1.90%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (1.58%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.58%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.43%) Cloud Native
12 8 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
12 8 (1.27%) Device Driver
12 8 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (1.11%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 232 (36.77%) Linux
2 95 (15.06%) Windows
3 65 (10.30%) Unix
4 21 (3.33%) Android
5 20 (3.17%) CentOS
6 17 (2.69%) Mac OS
7 15 (2.38%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.43%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.11%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.79%) Debian
11 5 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.79%) Fedora
11 5 (0.79%) Robot Operating System
12 3 (0.48%) MVS
13 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.16%) AIX
14 1 (0.16%) Tizen
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (32.96%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (23.30%) Software Engineering
3 132 (20.92%) DevOps
4 124 (19.65%) Computer Science
5 121 (19.18%) Scrum
6 120 (19.02%) Test Automation
7 114 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
8 104 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (11.57%) Data Science
10 67 (10.62%) Machine Learning
11 61 (9.67%) Mathematics
12 52 (8.24%) Web Development
13 50 (7.92%) Visualisation
14 49 (7.77%) Configuration Management
15 47 (7.45%) Analytics
15 47 (7.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 40 (6.34%) TDD
17 39 (6.18%) Data Analysis
18 37 (5.86%) Data Visualisation
19 36 (5.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 177 (28.05%) Java
2 147 (23.30%) C
3 137 (21.71%) JavaScript
4 127 (20.13%) C++
5 108 (17.12%) Bash Shell
6 91 (14.42%) SQL
7 83 (13.15%) C#
8 53 (8.40%) PowerShell
9 51 (8.08%) Perl
10 50 (7.92%) R
11 43 (6.81%) PHP
12 42 (6.66%) Ruby
13 34 (5.39%) Shell Script
14 32 (5.07%) TypeScript
15 30 (4.75%) Go
16 25 (3.96%) MATLAB
17 20 (3.17%) Scala
18 15 (2.38%) Objective-C
19 11 (1.74%) Embedded C
19 11 (1.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 174 (27.58%) Degree
2 39 (6.18%) PhD
3 37 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (4.75%) Postgraduate
5 14 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.90%) CCNA
8 10 (1.58%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.27%) SSCP
10 7 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.79%) CCNP
11 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.63%) CISSP
12 4 (0.63%) GCIA
12 4 (0.63%) GCIH
12 4 (0.63%) GIAC
12 4 (0.63%) GSEC
12 4 (0.63%) MCSE
12 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.07%) QA
2 15 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.11%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.79%) ISO 26262
6 4 (0.63%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.48%) JTAG
8 1 (0.16%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (13.15%) Docker
2 32 (5.07%) Firmware
3 21 (3.33%) Apache Flume
4 16 (2.54%) HDFS
5 11 (1.74%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.63%) NFS
8 4 (0.63%) Samba
8 4 (0.63%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.63%) Xen
9 3 (0.48%) LXC
10 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 71 (11.25%) Ansible
2 63 (9.98%) Puppet
3 62 (9.83%) Kubernetes
4 31 (4.91%) Oozie
5 30 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (4.28%) Terraform
7 12 (1.90%) logstash
7 12 (1.90%) Nagios
8 11 (1.74%) Kibana
9 10 (1.58%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (1.27%) HAProxy
11 7 (1.11%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.95%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.79%) EnCase
13 5 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.63%) OpenNMS
14 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.63%) vCenter Server
15 3 (0.48%) Grafana
Vendors
1 54 (8.56%) Google
2 33 (5.23%) Tableau
3 32 (5.07%) Microsoft
4 15 (2.38%) SolarWinds
5 14 (2.22%) Splunk
6 12 (1.90%) Cloudera
7 11 (1.74%) Percona
8 10 (1.58%) VMware
9 9 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.27%) SAP
11 7 (1.11%) Apple
12 6 (0.95%) Hortonworks
12 6 (0.95%) Juniper
12 6 (0.95%) New Relic
12 6 (0.95%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.95%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.79%) EMC
13 5 (0.79%) ForgeRock
13 5 (0.79%) Nuix
14 4 (0.63%) Dell