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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 914 414 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 13.58% 10.48% 10.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.55% 23.43% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 223 246 322
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,813 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +2.46%
75th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £84,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%

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 3,093 1,767 2,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.97% 44.73% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,235 1,124 1,653
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,274
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire 0 501 £58,000 -3.33% 154
Essex +35 165 £37,500 -35.34% 7
Hertfordshire +4 162 £60,000 +20.00% 40
Bedfordshire +13 41 £45,000 -43.75% 6
Suffolk -4 33 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Norfolk +12 21 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Python
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 415 (45.40%) Software Engineering
2 320 (35.01%) Degree
3 309 (33.81%) AWS
4 297 (32.49%) Computer Science
5 254 (27.79%) Linux
6 253 (27.68%) Agile
7 249 (27.24%) Java
8 246 (26.91%) C++
9 241 (26.37%) Machine Learning
10 230 (25.16%) Social Skills
11 229 (25.05%) DevOps
12 217 (23.74%) Data Science
13 208 (22.76%) CI/CD
14 206 (22.54%) JavaScript
15 171 (18.71%) Git (software)
16 168 (18.38%) Open Source
16 168 (18.38%) C
17 166 (18.16%) SQL
18 161 (17.61%) GCP
19 153 (16.74%) Azure
20 152 (16.63%) Docker
21 150 (16.41%) Mentoring
22 140 (15.32%) Artificial Intelligence
23 139 (15.21%) HTML
23 139 (15.21%) Kubernetes
24 136 (14.88%) Jenkins
25 135 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
26 134 (14.66%) Test Automation
26 134 (14.66%) Full Stack Development
27 133 (14.55%) C#

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
1 123 (13.46%) Apache Spark
2 83 (9.08%) Apache
3 55 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (1.97%) Jupyter
5 8 (0.88%) CMS
5 8 (0.88%) OpenStack
6 7 (0.77%) Headless CMS
6 7 (0.77%) nginx
6 7 (0.77%) WordPress
7 6 (0.66%) IIS
7 6 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.55%) Confluence
9 4 (0.44%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.44%) SAS
10 2 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.11%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.11%) R Markdown
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.33%) Simulink
5 2 (0.22%) Pipeline Pilot
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (0.98%) Shopify
2 6 (0.66%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.33%) Primavera
3 3 (0.33%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.11%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 309 (33.81%) AWS
2 161 (17.61%) GCP
3 153 (16.74%) Azure
4 127 (13.89%) Serverless
5 47 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
6 43 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
7 31 (3.39%) GitHub
8 30 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 28 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
10 21 (2.30%) Amazon S3
10 21 (2.30%) Cloud Functions
11 19 (2.08%) Microsoft 365
11 19 (2.08%) Power Platform
12 18 (1.97%) SaaS
13 16 (1.75%) OpenShift
14 15 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
14 15 (1.64%) GitHub Actions
14 15 (1.64%) Google Analytics
15 14 (1.53%) Google Tag Manager
16 12 (1.31%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.28%) Internet
2 18 (1.97%) Firewall
3 11 (1.20%) Network Security
3 11 (1.20%) VPN
4 10 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.98%) DNS
6 6 (0.66%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (0.66%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.55%) LAN
7 5 (0.55%) WAN
8 4 (0.44%) Intranet
9 3 (0.33%) PBX
9 3 (0.33%) RTP
9 3 (0.33%) STUN
9 3 (0.33%) VoIP
9 3 (0.33%) Wireless
10 2 (0.22%) AMQP
10 2 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (10.83%) Big Data
2 82 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (6.24%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
5 54 (5.91%) MySQL
6 46 (5.03%) Tableau
7 41 (4.49%) SQL Server
8 38 (4.16%) NoSQL
9 30 (3.28%) ClickHouse
9 30 (3.28%) MongoDB
10 26 (2.84%) Apache Hive
11 24 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
12 23 (2.52%) Data Lake
13 21 (2.30%) Hadoop
14 20 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (2.08%) Power BI
16 17 (1.86%) BigQuery
17 15 (1.64%) Tableau Server
18 14 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
19 13 (1.42%) Flink
Development Applications
1 171 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 136 (14.88%) Jenkins
3 76 (8.32%) JIRA
4 31 (3.39%) GitLab
5 25 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 23 (2.52%) Gerrit
6 23 (2.52%) Subversion
7 14 (1.53%) Selenium
8 11 (1.20%) Ant
8 11 (1.20%) Gradle
8 11 (1.20%) Maven
9 10 (1.09%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.44%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.44%) JMeter
10 4 (0.44%) JUnit
10 4 (0.44%) Metasploit
10 4 (0.44%) Rational Performance Tester
11 3 (0.33%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.33%) Xcode
General
1 230 (25.16%) Social Skills
2 118 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (8.75%) Finance
4 60 (6.56%) Automotive
5 47 (5.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 40 (4.38%) Marketing
7 39 (4.27%) Manufacturing
8 37 (4.05%) Presentation Skills
9 28 (3.06%) Electronics
10 27 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (2.41%) Law
11 22 (2.41%) Public Sector
12 16 (1.75%) Publishing
13 12 (1.31%) Games
13 12 (1.31%) Telecoms
14 10 (1.09%) Legal
15 8 (0.88%) Retail
16 7 (0.77%) Organisational Skills
17 5 (0.55%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 267 (29.21%) Software Engineer
2 173 (18.93%) Developer
3 146 (15.97%) Senior Software Engineer
4 79 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 68 (7.44%) Principal Engineer
6 63 (6.89%) Data Engineer
7 41 (4.49%) Software Developer
8 33 (3.61%) Analyst
9 31 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
10 30 (3.28%) Python Engineer
11 28 (3.06%) Author
11 28 (3.06%) Technical Author
12 27 (2.95%) Principal Developer
13 26 (2.84%) AWS DevOps
13 26 (2.84%) Technical Developer
14 25 (2.74%) Full Stack Developer
14 25 (2.74%) Test Engineer
15 23 (2.52%) Machine Learning Engineer
15 23 (2.52%) Senior Developer
16 22 (2.41%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (15.21%) HTML
2 127 (13.89%) React
3 125 (13.68%) CSS
4 96 (10.50%) Vue.js
5 86 (9.41%) AngularJS
6 82 (8.97%) .NET
7 58 (6.35%) WPF
8 53 (5.80%) HTML5
9 48 (5.25%) CSS3
9 48 (5.25%) TensorFlow
10 45 (4.92%) REST
11 43 (4.70%) Node.js
11 43 (4.70%) WinForms
11 43 (4.70%) XML
12 36 (3.94%) GraphQL
13 35 (3.83%) JSON
14 33 (3.61%) .NET Framework
15 30 (3.28%) Yocto
16 29 (3.17%) Kafka
17 28 (3.06%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 110 (12.04%) Algorithms
1 110 (12.04%) Self-Motivation
2 104 (11.38%) Data Structures
3 98 (10.72%) Life Science
4 78 (8.53%) IoT
5 61 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
6 37 (4.05%) User Experience
7 34 (3.72%) Blog
7 34 (3.72%) Mobile App
8 33 (3.61%) Smartphone
9 31 (3.39%) Device Driver
10 27 (2.95%) Renewable Energy
11 25 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
11 25 (2.74%) Virtual Team
12 21 (2.30%) Analytical Mindset
13 20 (2.19%) Home Automation
13 20 (2.19%) Management Information System
14 18 (1.97%) Cloud Native
15 17 (1.86%) Public Cloud
16 15 (1.64%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 254 (27.79%) Linux
2 76 (8.32%) Windows
3 49 (5.36%) Unix
4 43 (4.70%) Android
5 22 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.44%) Debian
9 4 (0.44%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.44%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (45.40%) Software Engineering
2 297 (32.49%) Computer Science
3 253 (27.68%) Agile
4 241 (26.37%) Machine Learning
5 229 (25.05%) DevOps
6 217 (23.74%) Data Science
7 208 (22.76%) CI/CD
8 168 (18.38%) Open Source
9 150 (16.41%) Mentoring
10 140 (15.32%) Artificial Intelligence
11 135 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
12 134 (14.66%) Full Stack Development
12 134 (14.66%) Test Automation
13 125 (13.68%) Analytics
14 123 (13.46%) Risk Management
15 119 (13.02%) Software Testing
16 98 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
17 96 (10.50%) Data Engineering
18 95 (10.39%) TDD
19 91 (9.96%) Natural Language Processing
Programming Languages
1 249 (27.24%) Java
2 246 (26.91%) C++
3 206 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 168 (18.38%) C
5 166 (18.16%) SQL
6 133 (14.55%) C#
7 86 (9.41%) Bash
8 78 (8.53%) R
9 74 (8.10%) PowerShell
10 65 (7.11%) Scala
11 62 (6.78%) MATLAB
12 55 (6.02%) Go
13 53 (5.80%) Shell Script
14 47 (5.14%) Julia
15 45 (4.92%) PHP
16 44 (4.81%) TypeScript
17 43 (4.70%) Objective-C
18 42 (4.60%) Ruby
19 34 (3.72%) Perl
20 19 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 320 (35.01%) Degree
2 114 (12.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 88 (9.63%) PhD
4 15 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.42%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 11 (1.20%) CISSP
9 10 (1.09%) MCSA
9 10 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.66%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.55%) CCSP
11 5 (0.55%) CISM
12 4 (0.44%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.44%) HND
13 3 (0.33%) CCNA
13 3 (0.33%) CIW
13 3 (0.33%) OCA
13 3 (0.33%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (11.27%) QA
2 50 (5.47%) Accessibility
3 21 (2.30%) ISO 26262
4 16 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.55%) NIST
7 4 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.33%) IEC 62304
8 3 (0.33%) SLA
9 2 (0.22%) CDISC
9 2 (0.22%) GDPR
9 2 (0.22%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.11%) DICOM
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.11%) SOC 2
System Software
1 152 (16.63%) Docker
2 37 (4.05%) Firmware
3 34 (3.72%) LXC
4 10 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.09%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 10 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.66%) zsh
6 3 (0.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.11%) NFS
7 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 139 (15.21%) Kubernetes
2 122 (13.35%) Terraform
3 61 (6.67%) Ansible
4 47 (5.14%) Cisco IPCC
5 20 (2.19%) Puppet
6 14 (1.53%) Prometheus
7 12 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.31%) Packer
8 9 (0.98%) Consul
8 9 (0.98%) Grafana
9 5 (0.55%) WMI
10 4 (0.44%) Proxmox
11 3 (0.33%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.33%) Istio
12 2 (0.22%) Control-M
12 2 (0.22%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.11%) Kibana
13 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 110 (12.04%) Google
2 62 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 59 (6.46%) Oracle
4 21 (2.30%) Facebook
5 20 (2.19%) Databricks
6 15 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 14 (1.53%) Splunk
8 12 (1.31%) ATG
8 12 (1.31%) VMware
9 10 (1.09%) Twitter
10 6 (0.66%) Citrix
10 6 (0.66%) MEDITECH
10 6 (0.66%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.55%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.55%) Dataiku
11 5 (0.55%) Netlify
11 5 (0.55%) Refinitiv
11 5 (0.55%) Reuters
11 5 (0.55%) Sophos
12 4 (0.44%) Rapid7