Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 744 1,039 1,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.02% 10.22% 11.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.96% 19.25% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 568 852 1,115
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £76,625 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 3,388 5,397 7,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.16% 53.07% 58.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,447 4,419 5,946
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,902
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.27% +4.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 2019. 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 +1 430 £50,000 -4.76% 265
Hertfordshire -9 146 £57,500 - 40
Suffolk +22 87 £52,500 +10.53% 9
Bedfordshire +26 40 £70,000 +21.74% 11
Norfolk +5 21 £40,000 +3.23% 3
Essex -8 20 £42,500 - 12
Python
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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.

1 324 (43.55%) Linux
2 241 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (28.63%) Java
4 203 (27.28%) Degree
5 192 (25.81%) AWS
6 190 (25.54%) Software Engineering
7 189 (25.40%) Git (software)
8 186 (25.00%) C
9 180 (24.19%) DevOps
10 157 (21.10%) C++
11 156 (20.97%) Test Automation
12 150 (20.16%) Bash Shell
13 146 (19.62%) Computer Science
14 145 (19.49%) JavaScript
15 139 (18.68%) Problem-Solving
16 138 (18.55%) Jenkins
17 129 (17.34%) SQL
18 126 (16.94%) Windows
18 126 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
19 114 (15.32%) Scrum
20 111 (14.92%) Azure
21 107 (14.38%) Docker
22 106 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
23 102 (13.71%) C#
24 99 (13.31%) JIRA
25 98 (13.17%) Ansible
26 94 (12.63%) Kubernetes
27 90 (12.10%) Puppet
28 87 (11.69%) Big Data
29 85 (11.42%) Mathematics

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 (6.59%) Apache Spark
2 42 (5.65%) nginx
3 21 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 20 (2.69%) Apache
5 19 (2.55%) Confluence
6 15 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (0.94%) CloudStack
8 6 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.67%) CMS
9 5 (0.67%) IIS
9 5 (0.67%) JBoss
10 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
12 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.13%) Simulink
3 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 13 (1.75%) SAP ERP
2 6 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Odoo
4 1 (0.13%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 192 (25.81%) AWS
2 111 (14.92%) Azure
3 78 (10.48%) GCP
4 24 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (3.09%) IaaS
5 23 (3.09%) PaaS
6 19 (2.55%) SaaS
7 17 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (2.28%) Serverless
8 16 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (1.61%) GitHub
9 12 (1.61%) Power Platform
10 10 (1.34%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.08%) Stackdriver
12 7 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (0.94%) DigitalOcean
12 7 (0.94%) Heroku
13 6 (0.81%) Office 365
13 6 (0.81%) Siri
14 5 (0.67%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.53%) TCP/IP
2 37 (4.97%) HTTP
3 32 (4.30%) Wireless
4 29 (3.90%) DNS
5 28 (3.76%) Firewall
6 19 (2.55%) Internet
7 18 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (2.02%) SSL
9 11 (1.48%) DHCP
10 9 (1.21%) Wireshark
11 8 (1.08%) VPN
12 7 (0.94%) Bluetooth
12 7 (0.94%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.81%) WAN
13 6 (0.81%) ZigBee
14 5 (0.67%) Broadband
14 5 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (0.40%) LAN
15 3 (0.40%) SNMP
16 2 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.69%) Big Data
2 76 (10.22%) MySQL
3 48 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.32%) SQL Server
5 46 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (5.11%) Apache Hive
7 36 (4.84%) Impala
8 34 (4.57%) MongoDB
9 29 (3.90%) Hadoop
10 23 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (2.55%) Apache Kudu
13 18 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (2.28%) NoSQL
15 12 (1.61%) Power BI
16 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (1.21%) OLTP
17 9 (1.21%) QlikView
17 9 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (1.21%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 189 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 138 (18.55%) Jenkins
3 99 (13.31%) JIRA
4 51 (6.85%) Selenium
5 30 (4.03%) Artifactory
5 30 (4.03%) TeamCity
6 29 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 25 (3.36%) JUnit
8 24 (3.23%) Gradle
9 22 (2.96%) Bitbucket
10 21 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (2.82%) Cucumber
10 21 (2.82%) git-flow
11 19 (2.55%) Subversion
11 19 (2.55%) WebDriver
12 18 (2.42%) GitLab
13 17 (2.28%) JMeter
14 16 (2.15%) TestNG
15 15 (2.02%) Bitbucket Server
15 15 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 54 (7.26%) Electronics
2 48 (6.45%) Finance
3 45 (6.05%) Automotive
4 30 (4.03%) Marketing
5 29 (3.90%) Games
6 25 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 23 (3.09%) Retail
8 19 (2.55%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.28%) Military
10 16 (2.15%) Legal
11 12 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.81%) Advertising
12 6 (0.81%) Publishing
13 5 (0.67%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.67%) Banking
14 3 (0.40%) Public Sector
15 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 181 (24.33%) Developer
2 114 (15.32%) Software Engineer
3 84 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 56 (7.53%) Python Developer
5 53 (7.12%) Data Scientist
6 44 (5.91%) Software Developer
7 43 (5.78%) Senior Developer
8 40 (5.38%) Consultant
9 38 (5.11%) Architect
10 37 (4.97%) Senior Software Engineer
11 36 (4.84%) Test Engineer
12 35 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
13 33 (4.44%) Python Engineer
14 30 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
15 28 (3.76%) Analyst
15 28 (3.76%) C++ Software Engineer
16 21 (2.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 21 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
17 20 (2.69%) AWS Engineer
17 20 (2.69%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (11.16%) Web Services
2 65 (8.74%) AngularJS
3 61 (8.20%) CSS
4 56 (7.53%) HTML
5 55 (7.39%) Kafka
5 55 (7.39%) React
6 54 (7.26%) RESTful
7 52 (6.99%) .NET
8 41 (5.51%) Node.js
9 38 (5.11%) Elastic Stack
10 36 (4.84%) Django
11 28 (3.76%) Java EE
12 26 (3.49%) LAMP
12 26 (3.49%) NumPy
12 26 (3.49%) Vue.js
13 25 (3.36%) XML
14 24 (3.23%) REST
15 23 (3.09%) JSON
16 22 (2.96%) SciPy
17 19 (2.55%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 106 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (7.66%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 35 (4.70%) User Experience
5 30 (4.03%) Renewable Energy
6 29 (3.90%) Smartphone
7 28 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.96%) Robotics
9 19 (2.55%) Life Science
10 17 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (2.15%) Analytical Mindset
11 16 (2.15%) Mobile App
12 15 (2.02%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 14 (1.88%) Virtual Team
14 13 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
14 13 (1.75%) Internet of Things
15 11 (1.48%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
16 10 (1.34%) Cloud Native
16 10 (1.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 324 (43.55%) Linux
2 126 (16.94%) Windows
3 75 (10.08%) Unix
4 35 (4.70%) Android
5 33 (4.44%) CentOS
6 24 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 19 (2.55%) Mac OS
8 17 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.02%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.34%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (1.08%) Debian
13 5 (0.67%) Robot Operating System
14 4 (0.54%) Fedora
15 3 (0.40%) MVS
15 3 (0.40%) SUSE
15 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.27%) AIX
16 2 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (25.54%) Software Engineering
3 180 (24.19%) DevOps
4 156 (20.97%) Test Automation
5 146 (19.62%) Computer Science
6 139 (18.68%) Problem-Solving
7 126 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
8 114 (15.32%) Scrum
9 85 (11.42%) Mathematics
10 83 (11.16%) Data Science
11 77 (10.35%) Machine Learning
12 64 (8.60%) Configuration Management
13 55 (7.39%) Microservices
14 52 (6.99%) TDD
15 51 (6.85%) Visualisation
16 49 (6.59%) Analytics
17 47 (6.32%) OO
18 45 (6.05%) Data Analysis
18 45 (6.05%) ITIL
19 44 (5.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 213 (28.63%) Java
2 186 (25.00%) C
3 157 (21.10%) C++
4 150 (20.16%) Bash Shell
5 145 (19.49%) JavaScript
6 129 (17.34%) SQL
7 102 (13.71%) C#
8 85 (11.42%) Perl
9 65 (8.74%) R
10 64 (8.60%) PowerShell
11 48 (6.45%) PHP
12 47 (6.32%) Ruby
13 40 (5.38%) Shell Script
14 33 (4.44%) Scala
15 32 (4.30%) Go
16 21 (2.82%) TypeScript
17 20 (2.69%) MATLAB
18 17 (2.28%) Groovy
19 16 (2.15%) Embedded C
20 15 (2.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 203 (27.28%) Degree
2 44 (5.91%) PhD
3 38 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (3.76%) Postgraduate
5 14 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
6 13 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.94%) CCNA
8 7 (0.94%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.54%) CCIE
9 4 (0.54%) CCNP
9 4 (0.54%) JNCIE
9 4 (0.54%) JNCIP
10 3 (0.40%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.40%) CWNE
10 3 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.40%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.27%) CISSP
11 2 (0.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.24%) QA
2 20 (2.69%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.94%) HIPAA
4 7 (0.94%) ISO 26262
5 6 (0.81%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.40%) JTAG
7 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 107 (14.38%) Docker
2 29 (3.90%) Firmware
3 25 (3.36%) Apache Flume
4 18 (2.42%) HDFS
5 10 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (1.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (0.94%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.40%) LXC
8 3 (0.40%) NFS
8 3 (0.40%) Samba
8 3 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.40%) Xen
9 2 (0.27%) KVM
9 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.27%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.27%) vSphere
10 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 98 (13.17%) Ansible
2 94 (12.63%) Kubernetes
3 90 (12.10%) Puppet
4 47 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (5.51%) Oozie
6 35 (4.70%) Terraform
7 19 (2.55%) Single Sign-On
8 16 (2.15%) Kibana
8 16 (2.15%) logstash
9 11 (1.48%) Nagios
10 10 (1.34%) HAProxy
11 9 (1.21%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (1.08%) Packer
12 8 (1.08%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (0.40%) Rundeck
14 3 (0.40%) SCCM
14 3 (0.40%) SCOM
14 3 (0.40%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 59 (7.93%) Google
2 47 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 22 (2.96%) Oracle
3 22 (2.96%) Splunk
4 19 (2.55%) Tableau
5 15 (2.02%) SAP
5 15 (2.02%) SolarWinds
6 14 (1.88%) Percona
7 13 (1.75%) Sitecore
8 12 (1.61%) VMware
9 11 (1.48%) Juniper
10 10 (1.34%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.34%) Cloudera
11 9 (1.21%) Rackspace
11 9 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.08%) ForgeRock
12 8 (1.08%) New Relic
13 7 (0.94%) Apple
13 7 (0.94%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.81%) F5