Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 357 822 1,292
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.81% 11.38% 11.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.35% 22.61% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 280 665 934
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £37,375 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,900 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 1,466 3,635 6,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.60% 50.30% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,116 2,751 5,119
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 August 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 12 August 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 +2 218 £60,000 +9.09% 83
Hertfordshire +10 76 £55,000 -8.33% 23
Essex +24 29 £42,250 -0.59% 14
Suffolk -3 18 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +16 8 £76,000 +16.92% 3
Norfolk +12 8 £50,000 - 3
Python
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 132 (36.97%) AWS
2 114 (31.93%) Linux
3 101 (28.29%) DevOps
4 100 (28.01%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (27.45%) C++
6 97 (27.17%) Docker
7 93 (26.05%) Java
7 93 (26.05%) Degree
8 84 (23.53%) SQL
9 76 (21.29%) JavaScript
10 74 (20.73%) Software Engineering
10 74 (20.73%) Bash Shell
11 70 (19.61%) Azure
12 61 (17.09%) Git (software)
12 61 (17.09%) Computer Science
13 57 (15.97%) Jenkins
14 53 (14.85%) Machine Learning
15 48 (13.45%) Microsoft
16 47 (13.17%) Test Automation
16 47 (13.17%) Data Science
17 45 (12.61%) Ansible
18 43 (12.04%) Analytics
19 42 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
19 42 (11.76%) Windows
19 42 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
20 41 (11.48%) Kubernetes
21 40 (11.20%) Big Data
21 40 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
21 40 (11.20%) C#
22 38 (10.64%) Scrum

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 16 (4.48%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.08%) Apache Airflow
3 10 (2.80%) Apache
3 10 (2.80%) Luigi
4 8 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.68%) Confluence
6 5 (1.40%) nginx
6 5 (1.40%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.84%) WordPress
8 2 (0.56%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.28%) IIS
9 1 (0.28%) Mule
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Magento
1 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 132 (36.97%) AWS
2 70 (19.61%) Azure
3 37 (10.36%) GCP
4 17 (4.76%) Power Platform
4 17 (4.76%) Serverless
5 14 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (3.64%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.80%) Logic Apps
8 9 (2.52%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (2.24%) Office 365
9 8 (2.24%) SaaS
10 7 (1.96%) Slack
11 4 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (1.12%) GitHub
12 3 (0.84%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.84%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.56%) Amazon EKS
13 2 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.92%) Network Security
2 10 (2.80%) Wireless
3 9 (2.52%) Internet
4 8 (2.24%) WAN
5 6 (1.68%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.68%) Firewall
5 6 (1.68%) LAN
5 6 (1.68%) VPN
6 5 (1.40%) BGP
6 5 (1.40%) OSPF
6 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.12%) DNS
7 4 (1.12%) HTTP
7 4 (1.12%) InfiniBand
7 4 (1.12%) IPv6
7 4 (1.12%) MPLS
8 3 (0.84%) DHCP
8 3 (0.84%) IPv4
8 3 (0.84%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (11.20%) Big Data
3 38 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 30 (8.40%) SQL Server
5 28 (7.84%) MySQL
6 26 (7.28%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (6.72%) Relational Database
8 21 (5.88%) MongoDB
9 18 (5.04%) Amazon Redshift
10 17 (4.76%) Power BI
10 17 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (3.64%) Hadoop
13 12 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (3.08%) BigQuery
15 10 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (2.80%) Azkaban
16 7 (1.96%) Apache Hive
17 6 (1.68%) Data Lake
18 5 (1.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 61 (17.09%) Git (software)
2 57 (15.97%) Jenkins
3 26 (7.28%) JIRA
4 22 (6.16%) CMake
5 17 (4.76%) Selenium
6 13 (3.64%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.36%) Subversion
8 11 (3.08%) GitLab
9 10 (2.80%) webpack
10 9 (2.52%) Xcode
11 8 (2.24%) Artifactory
11 8 (2.24%) Buildbot
11 8 (2.24%) Clang
11 8 (2.24%) CruiseControl
11 8 (2.24%) GCC
12 6 (1.68%) Redmine
13 5 (1.40%) Appium
13 5 (1.40%) GNU Toolchain
14 4 (1.12%) gulp
14 4 (1.12%) Protractor
General
1 18 (5.04%) Finance
2 14 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.36%) Law
4 9 (2.52%) Games
5 7 (1.96%) Electronics
6 6 (1.68%) Advertising
6 6 (1.68%) Police
7 4 (1.12%) Legal
7 4 (1.12%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.84%) Automotive
8 3 (0.84%) Local Government
8 3 (0.84%) Marketing
8 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (20.73%) Developer
2 52 (14.57%) Software Engineer
3 40 (11.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (8.12%) AWS Engineer
5 27 (7.56%) Data Engineer
6 25 (7.00%) Security Engineer
7 24 (6.72%) Python Engineer
8 22 (6.16%) Principal Engineer
9 21 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 20 (5.60%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (5.32%) AWS DevOps
11 19 (5.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 17 (4.76%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.48%) C++ Software Engineer
14 14 (3.92%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.64%) Data Scientist
15 13 (3.64%) Machine Learning Engineer
16 12 (3.36%) Analyst
16 12 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.64%) React
2 32 (8.96%) AngularJS
3 28 (7.84%) HTML
4 27 (7.56%) Node.js
4 27 (7.56%) Web Services
5 26 (7.28%) CSS
6 18 (5.04%) Django
6 18 (5.04%) HTML5
7 17 (4.76%) .NET
7 17 (4.76%) Vue.js
8 16 (4.48%) RESTful
9 15 (4.20%) REST
10 14 (3.92%) Spring
11 13 (3.64%) Kafka
12 12 (3.36%) CSS3
13 11 (3.08%) TensorFlow
14 10 (2.80%) jQuery
14 10 (2.80%) Spark Streaming
14 10 (2.80%) Spring Boot
15 9 (2.52%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.56%) Algorithms
3 19 (5.32%) Public Cloud
4 18 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 17 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 16 (4.48%) Data Centre
7 15 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (3.92%) Cloud Native
8 14 (3.92%) Life Science
9 13 (3.64%) User Experience
10 12 (3.36%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (3.08%) Mobile App
12 8 (2.24%) Blog
12 8 (2.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (2.24%) Smartphone
12 8 (2.24%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.96%) Wiki
14 6 (1.68%) NHS
15 5 (1.40%) Music Streaming
15 5 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 114 (31.93%) Linux
2 42 (11.76%) Windows
3 23 (6.44%) Unix
4 14 (3.92%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.24%) CentOS
6 7 (1.96%) Android
7 6 (1.68%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.68%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.12%) Fedora
9 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Debian
10 2 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Robot Operating System
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (28.29%) DevOps
2 100 (28.01%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (20.73%) Software Engineering
4 61 (17.09%) Computer Science
5 53 (14.85%) Machine Learning
6 47 (13.17%) Data Science
6 47 (13.17%) Test Automation
7 43 (12.04%) Analytics
8 42 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
9 40 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (10.64%) Artificial Intelligence
10 38 (10.64%) Scrum
11 35 (9.80%) Mathematics
12 32 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (8.68%) Visualisation
14 24 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (6.72%) Migration
15 23 (6.44%) Microservices
16 21 (5.88%) SDLC
17 20 (5.60%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 98 (27.45%) C++
2 93 (26.05%) Java
3 84 (23.53%) SQL
4 76 (21.29%) JavaScript
5 74 (20.73%) Bash Shell
6 40 (11.20%) C#
7 37 (10.36%) C
8 34 (9.52%) Perl
9 33 (9.24%) PowerShell
10 20 (5.60%) PHP
10 20 (5.60%) R
10 20 (5.60%) Scala
11 16 (4.48%) Go
12 14 (3.92%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.36%) Ruby
14 10 (2.80%) TypeScript
15 9 (2.52%) Assembly Language
15 9 (2.52%) Java 8
15 9 (2.52%) MATLAB
16 8 (2.24%) Lua
Qualifications
1 93 (26.05%) Degree
2 36 (10.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.20%) PhD
4 13 (3.64%) SANS
5 9 (2.52%) CISSP
6 8 (2.24%) CCSP
7 7 (1.96%) GPEN
7 7 (1.96%) Postgraduate
8 6 (1.68%) CCNP
8 6 (1.68%) ISEB
8 6 (1.68%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.12%) CCNA
9 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.84%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.56%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.36%) COBIT
1 12 (3.36%) NIST
2 8 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (1.40%) AICPA
3 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.28%) MISRA
4 1 (0.28%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (27.17%) Docker
2 10 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.40%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 4 (1.12%) GPFS
4 4 (1.12%) Lustre
5 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.56%) Firmware
5 2 (0.56%) iptables
5 2 (0.56%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.56%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) NFS
6 1 (0.28%) Samba
6 1 (0.28%) Snort
6 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (12.61%) Ansible
2 41 (11.48%) Kubernetes
3 32 (8.96%) Terraform
4 9 (2.52%) Puppet
5 8 (2.24%) Grafana
5 8 (2.24%) Prometheus
6 7 (1.96%) QRadar
7 6 (1.68%) Graylog
8 4 (1.12%) Graphite
8 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.84%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.84%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.84%) Icinga
9 3 (0.84%) Nagios
9 3 (0.84%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.56%) Oozie
10 2 (0.56%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.28%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.36%) Google
3 15 (4.20%) Cisco
4 14 (3.92%) Tableau
5 11 (3.08%) Splunk
5 11 (3.08%) VMware
6 8 (2.24%) IBM
6 8 (2.24%) New Relic
7 7 (1.96%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.96%) Autodesk
7 7 (1.96%) Darktrace
7 7 (1.96%) LogRhythm
8 5 (1.40%) Juniper
9 4 (1.12%) Databricks
9 4 (1.12%) HP
9 4 (1.12%) Oracle
9 4 (1.12%) Percona
10 3 (0.84%) F5
10 3 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.84%) Red Hat