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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 37 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Python 503 412 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.23% 5.59% 5.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.28% 11.55% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 414 315 344
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3291 3567 3981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 53.86% 48.43% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 2978 3303
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire +16 381 £45,000 - 84
Hertfordshire -31 61 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Essex +24 27 £32,159 -32.29% 6
Bedfordshire +36 20 £35,000 - 2
Norfolk -8 12 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Suffolk +10 4 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Python.

1 404 (42.84%) C++
2 401 (42.52%) Linux
3 388 (41.15%) Java
4 371 (39.34%) Degree
5 311 (32.98%) Software Engineering
6 281 (29.80%) C
7 245 (25.98%) Computer Science
8 232 (24.60%) Mathematics
9 217 (23.01%) C#
10 214 (22.69%) Perl
11 206 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
12 166 (17.60%) JavaScript
13 151 (16.01%) Windows
14 148 (15.69%) Algorithms
15 144 (15.27%) SQL
16 134 (14.21%) Wireless
17 128 (13.57%) Machine Learning
18 119 (12.62%) Physics
19 118 (12.51%) Electronics
20 117 (12.41%) Unix
21 109 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
22 107 (11.35%) HTML
23 96 (10.18%) PhD
24 90 (9.54%) CSS
24 90 (9.54%) MATLAB
24 90 (9.54%) Bash Shell
25 88 (9.33%) Git (software)
25 88 (9.33%) Scrum
26 87 (9.23%) Finance
26 87 (9.23%) .NET

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 49 (5.20%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (3.50%) SAS
3 30 (3.18%) Apache Spark
4 25 (2.65%) Apache
5 17 (1.80%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.48%) ArcGIS
7 11 (1.17%) Confluence
8 10 (1.06%) nginx
8 10 (1.06%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.06%) Oracle Spatial
9 7 (0.74%) JBoss
10 6 (0.64%) CMS
10 6 (0.64%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.64%) WordPress
11 5 (0.53%) DNN
11 5 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.42%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.42%) Drupal
12 4 (0.42%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 19 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.59%) SPSS
3 5 (0.53%) Simulink
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 109 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 29 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.23%) GitHub
5 10 (1.06%) SaaS
6 5 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.42%) Office 365
7 4 (0.42%) Route 53
7 4 (0.42%) Twilio
8 3 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (0.32%) IaaS
8 3 (0.32%) Loggly
8 3 (0.32%) Slack
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (14.21%) Wireless
2 69 (7.32%) Bluetooth
3 63 (6.68%) Wi-Fi
4 49 (5.20%) Internet
5 38 (4.03%) TCP/IP
6 30 (3.18%) DNS
7 28 (2.97%) HTTP
8 24 (2.55%) Firewall
9 17 (1.80%) 802.11
10 15 (1.59%) DVB
10 15 (1.59%) LDAP
10 15 (1.59%) LTE
11 12 (1.27%) SNMP
12 11 (1.17%) Ethernet
13 10 (1.06%) SMTP
13 10 (1.06%) ZigBee
14 9 (0.95%) DHCP
14 9 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (0.95%) SAN
15 6 (0.64%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.64%) Big Data
2 71 (7.53%) MySQL
3 56 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 52 (5.51%) MongoDB
5 44 (4.67%) Hadoop
6 39 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 37 (3.92%) SQL Server
8 35 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (3.08%) GIS
10 25 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (1.91%) HBase
12 18 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.70%) QlikView
14 13 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.06%) Lumira
15 10 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (1.06%) Spotfire
16 8 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 88 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.62%) Selenium
3 51 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 33 (3.50%) HP UFT
5 28 (2.97%) JIRA
6 18 (1.91%) WebDriver
7 15 (1.59%) Subversion
8 14 (1.48%) JUnit
8 14 (1.48%) Visual Studio
9 11 (1.17%) Grunt
9 11 (1.17%) Maven
10 10 (1.06%) Bugzilla
10 10 (1.06%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.95%) Ant
11 9 (0.95%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.95%) NCrunch
11 9 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
11 9 (0.95%) ReSharper
12 8 (0.85%) LabVIEW
13 7 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 118 (12.51%) Electronics
2 87 (9.23%) Finance
3 76 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.97%) Games
5 23 (2.44%) Banking
6 21 (2.23%) Marketing
7 15 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.17%) Law
9 10 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.95%) Automotive
10 9 (0.95%) Retail
11 7 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.53%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 279 (29.59%) Developer
2 219 (23.22%) Software Engineer
3 127 (13.47%) Embedded Engineer
4 113 (11.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 109 (11.56%) Software Developer
6 82 (8.70%) Graduate
7 80 (8.48%) Test Engineer
8 74 (7.85%) Java Developer
9 72 (7.64%) Java Engineer
10 69 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 58 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
11 58 (6.15%) Java Software Engineer
12 53 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
13 52 (5.51%) Embedded C Engineer
14 50 (5.30%) Analyst
15 48 (5.09%) Python Software Engineer
16 45 (4.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
16 45 (4.77%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
17 44 (4.67%) C++ Developer
18 43 (4.56%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (11.35%) HTML
2 90 (9.54%) CSS
3 87 (9.23%) .NET
4 64 (6.79%) HTML5
4 64 (6.79%) Web Services
5 54 (5.73%) jQuery
6 42 (4.45%) XML
7 41 (4.35%) Node.js
8 38 (4.03%) CSS3
9 37 (3.92%) RESTful
10 35 (3.71%) JSON
11 33 (3.50%) Django
12 29 (3.08%) AngularJS
12 29 (3.08%) ASP.NET
13 17 (1.80%) 802.1X
13 17 (1.80%) REST
14 15 (1.59%) POSIX
14 15 (1.59%) React
15 14 (1.48%) Natural Language Processing
15 14 (1.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 245 (25.98%) Computer Science
2 148 (15.69%) Algorithms
3 83 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
4 33 (3.50%) Internet of Things
5 31 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
6 30 (3.18%) User Experience
7 26 (2.76%) Data Structures
8 17 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.48%) Device Driver
10 13 (1.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 13 (1.38%) Life Science
11 12 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
11 12 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.17%) ASIC
12 11 (1.17%) Verilog
13 9 (0.95%) Smart Home
13 9 (0.95%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.64%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.64%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 401 (42.52%) Linux
2 151 (16.01%) Windows
3 117 (12.41%) Unix
4 27 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 26 (2.76%) Android
6 17 (1.80%) CentOS
7 13 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
8 11 (1.17%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.74%) VMS
10 6 (0.64%) Solaris
11 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.32%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.21%) Debian
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (32.98%) Software Engineering
2 232 (24.60%) Mathematics
3 206 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (13.57%) Machine Learning
5 119 (12.62%) Physics
6 88 (9.33%) Scrum
7 84 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
8 82 (8.70%) Analytics
9 78 (8.27%) DevOps
10 76 (8.06%) Test Automation
11 70 (7.42%) Test Scripting
12 61 (6.47%) Automated Testing
13 59 (6.26%) Open Source
14 58 (6.15%) Visualisation
15 56 (5.94%) Mentoring
16 49 (5.20%) OO
16 49 (5.20%) Signal Processing
17 48 (5.09%) Web Development
18 46 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
19 44 (4.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 404 (42.84%) C++
2 388 (41.15%) Java
3 281 (29.80%) C
4 217 (23.01%) C#
5 214 (22.69%) Perl
6 166 (17.60%) JavaScript
7 144 (15.27%) SQL
8 90 (9.54%) Bash Shell
8 90 (9.54%) MATLAB
9 66 (7.00%) Ruby
10 48 (5.09%) Embedded C
10 48 (5.09%) R
11 45 (4.77%) Shell Script
12 36 (3.82%) PHP
12 36 (3.82%) Tcl
13 26 (2.76%) Assembly Language
13 26 (2.76%) Scala
14 18 (1.91%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.80%) PowerShell
16 15 (1.59%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 371 (39.34%) Degree
2 96 (10.18%) PhD
3 15 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.95%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.21%) HNC
6 1 (0.11%) CCA
6 1 (0.11%) CCNP
6 1 (0.11%) CEH
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.11%) CISSP
6 1 (0.11%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.11%) CPTE
6 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.11%) GSEC
6 1 (0.11%) MCSA
6 1 (0.11%) MCSD
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.79%) QA
2 4 (0.42%) ISO13485
3 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.32%) WAI
4 2 (0.21%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (7.42%) Docker
2 53 (5.62%) Firmware
3 37 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.38%) LXC
6 10 (1.06%) Active Directory
7 9 (0.95%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.85%) KVM
9 6 (0.64%) vSphere
10 4 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.32%) Xen
12 2 (0.21%) Ceph
12 2 (0.21%) GFS2
12 2 (0.21%) NFS
12 2 (0.21%) QEMU
13 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (5.94%) Puppet
2 55 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (4.67%) Ansible
4 20 (2.12%) Grafana
5 15 (1.59%) Salt
6 14 (1.48%) ZABBIX
7 10 (1.06%) Munin
8 9 (0.95%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.95%) Nagios
9 6 (0.64%) Terraform
10 5 (0.53%) CFEngine
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.42%) Graphite
11 4 (0.42%) Opsview
11 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.32%) Oozie
13 2 (0.21%) Kibana
14 1 (0.11%) logstash
14 1 (0.11%) Mesos
14 1 (0.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 60 (6.36%) Oracle
2 46 (4.88%) VMware
3 38 (4.03%) Microsoft
4 22 (2.33%) SAP
5 21 (2.23%) Red Hat
6 20 (2.12%) Tableau
7 14 (1.48%) ESRI
7 14 (1.48%) HP
8 13 (1.38%) Splunk
9 12 (1.27%) Dell
9 12 (1.27%) IBM
10 11 (1.17%) Brocade
11 10 (1.06%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.95%) RedGate
13 8 (0.85%) Teradata
14 7 (0.74%) Google
14 7 (0.74%) NetApp
15 6 (0.64%) Cisco
16 5 (0.53%) CA
16 5 (0.53%) Serena
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity and bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: £40,000+
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum £30,000 - £55,000 depending on exper
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago