Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 22 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 1,089 1,208 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.23% 10.31% 5.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.01% 17.64% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 866 1,006 722
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 5,728 6,848 6,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.80% 58.43% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,685 5,760 5,957
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 +3 664 £52,500 +5.00% 240
Hertfordshire +24 287 £57,500 +15.00% 65
Suffolk +35 47 £47,500 +2.70% 5
Essex +28 46 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Bedfordshire -5 25 £59,500 +48.75% 7
Norfolk -6 20 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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.

1 429 (39.39%) Linux
2 408 (37.47%) Java
3 372 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
4 349 (32.05%) C++
5 299 (27.46%) Software Engineering
6 280 (25.71%) Degree
7 253 (23.23%) C#
8 244 (22.41%) Machine Learning
9 235 (21.58%) JavaScript
10 234 (21.49%) DevOps
11 228 (20.94%) C
12 225 (20.66%) Computer Science
13 203 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
14 200 (18.37%) SQL
15 193 (17.72%) Mathematics
16 190 (17.45%) Test Automation
17 180 (16.53%) Docker
18 162 (14.88%) Algorithms
19 158 (14.51%) Bash Shell
20 142 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
21 139 (12.76%) Windows
22 131 (12.03%) Ansible
23 129 (11.85%) Git (software)
23 129 (11.85%) PhD
24 124 (11.39%) Jenkins
25 123 (11.29%) Puppet
26 119 (10.93%) Microsoft
27 116 (10.65%) Web Services
28 115 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
29 113 (10.38%) TCP/IP

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 50 (4.59%) OpenStack
2 38 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (3.31%) Apache Spark
4 27 (2.48%) Confluence
5 21 (1.93%) Apache
6 16 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.29%) IIS
8 13 (1.19%) GlassFish
9 10 (0.92%) nginx
9 10 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.64%) Apache Pig
10 7 (0.64%) CMS
10 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.64%) WordPress
11 5 (0.46%) Drupal
12 4 (0.37%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.37%) Zope
13 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.64%) HipChat
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.37%) InDesign
3 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.092%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.64%) Documaker
3 4 (0.37%) Odoo
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 203 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (5.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 48 (4.41%) GitHub
5 44 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.56%) IaaS
8 15 (1.38%) SaaS
9 14 (1.29%) Amazon S3
10 13 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (1.19%) Serverless
11 12 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.92%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.64%) PaaS
15 6 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
16 5 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
16 5 (0.46%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 113 (10.38%) TCP/IP
2 76 (6.98%) DNS
3 61 (5.60%) Firewall
4 58 (5.33%) HTTP
5 53 (4.87%) DHCP
6 43 (3.95%) SNMP
6 43 (3.95%) Wireless
7 34 (3.12%) Internet
7 34 (3.12%) SSL
8 32 (2.94%) VPN
9 25 (2.30%) ICMP
9 25 (2.30%) MPLS
10 14 (1.29%) BGP
11 11 (1.01%) Bluetooth
11 11 (1.01%) Broadband
12 10 (0.92%) HTTPS
12 10 (0.92%) OSPF
12 10 (0.92%) SMS
13 9 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (0.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (9.27%) Big Data
2 90 (8.26%) NoSQL
3 82 (7.53%) SQL Server
4 73 (6.70%) MongoDB
5 53 (4.87%) MySQL
6 47 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 46 (4.22%) Hadoop
8 45 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (2.20%) Apache Hive
12 17 (1.56%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.19%) HBase
14 13 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 12 (1.10%) Data Mining
15 12 (1.10%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 129 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 124 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 96 (8.82%) JIRA
4 60 (5.51%) Selenium
5 43 (3.95%) Visual Studio
6 38 (3.49%) Subversion
7 27 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (2.30%) LabVIEW
9 21 (1.93%) Maven
9 21 (1.93%) Redmine
10 20 (1.84%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.84%) JUnit
11 18 (1.65%) Bitbucket
11 18 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
12 16 (1.47%) TeamCity
13 15 (1.38%) NUnit
14 14 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (1.19%) Metasploit
15 13 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 72 (6.61%) Finance
2 62 (5.69%) Retail
3 49 (4.50%) Games
4 36 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.66%) Automotive
6 22 (2.02%) Marketing
7 20 (1.84%) Publishing
8 17 (1.56%) Electronics
9 15 (1.38%) Back Office
10 12 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.01%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.83%) Law
13 8 (0.73%) Advertising
14 5 (0.46%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.37%) Legal
16 3 (0.28%) Military
17 2 (0.18%) Banking
18 1 (0.092%) Billing
18 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 346 (31.77%) Developer
2 178 (16.35%) Software Engineer
3 99 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 99 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 97 (8.91%) Python Engineer
5 90 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 83 (7.62%) Graduate
7 75 (6.89%) Python Developer
8 68 (6.24%) Linux Engineer
9 58 (5.33%) Java Developer
10 56 (5.14%) Analyst
11 55 (5.05%) Graduate Developer
12 51 (4.68%) C++ Software Engineer
13 47 (4.32%) Machine Learning Engineer
14 46 (4.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 44 (4.04%) Software Test Engineer
16 42 (3.86%) C++ Developer
17 38 (3.49%) Test Automation Engineer
18 37 (3.40%) Security Engineer
19 36 (3.31%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (10.65%) Web Services
2 104 (9.55%) .NET
3 102 (9.37%) HTML
4 100 (9.18%) AngularJS
5 89 (8.17%) CSS
6 76 (6.98%) Node.js
7 69 (6.34%) Natural Language Processing
8 68 (6.24%) RESTful
9 67 (6.15%) TensorFlow
10 50 (4.59%) Django
11 49 (4.50%) JSON
12 44 (4.04%) XML
13 43 (3.95%) SOAP
14 42 (3.86%) REST
15 28 (2.57%) jQuery
16 27 (2.48%) React
17 25 (2.30%) HTML5
18 24 (2.20%) Spring
19 23 (2.11%) .NET Framework
19 23 (2.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 225 (20.66%) Computer Science
2 162 (14.88%) Algorithms
3 93 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.58%) Public Cloud
5 37 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 37 (3.40%) Security Operations Centre
6 36 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (3.12%) Data Centre
8 33 (3.03%) Robotics
9 31 (2.85%) Life Science
10 29 (2.66%) Smart City
11 26 (2.39%) User Experience
12 25 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
13 20 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
13 20 (1.84%) Private Cloud
14 17 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
15 15 (1.38%) Cloud Native
15 15 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
16 13 (1.19%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 429 (39.39%) Linux
2 139 (12.76%) Windows
3 108 (9.92%) Unix
4 50 (4.59%) Android
5 42 (3.86%) Windows Server
6 36 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (2.94%) CentOS
7 32 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 29 (2.66%) Apple iOS
9 25 (2.30%) Ubuntu
10 20 (1.84%) Debian
10 20 (1.84%) Kali Linux
11 13 (1.19%) AIX
11 13 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (1.01%) CoreOS
13 8 (0.73%) Fedora
13 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.64%) Robot Operating System
14 7 (0.64%) Solaris
14 7 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (27.46%) Software Engineering
3 244 (22.41%) Machine Learning
4 234 (21.49%) DevOps
5 193 (17.72%) Mathematics
6 190 (17.45%) Test Automation
7 142 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
8 115 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
9 98 (9.00%) Multithreading
10 97 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (8.91%) Scrum
11 96 (8.82%) Physics
12 87 (7.99%) Data Science
13 85 (7.81%) Deep Learning
14 78 (7.16%) OO
15 71 (6.52%) Open Source
15 71 (6.52%) SDLC
16 69 (6.34%) Bayesian Methods
17 68 (6.24%) Analytics
18 67 (6.15%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 408 (37.47%) Java
2 349 (32.05%) C++
3 253 (23.23%) C#
4 235 (21.58%) JavaScript
5 228 (20.94%) C
6 200 (18.37%) SQL
7 158 (14.51%) Bash Shell
8 98 (9.00%) PHP
9 97 (8.91%) Perl
10 87 (7.99%) Ruby
11 85 (7.81%) PowerShell
12 53 (4.87%) Go
13 35 (3.21%) R
14 34 (3.12%) Scala
15 30 (2.75%) VB
16 29 (2.66%) Shell Script
17 26 (2.39%) VBA
18 22 (2.02%) T-SQL
19 16 (1.47%) MATLAB
20 14 (1.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 280 (25.71%) Degree
2 129 (11.85%) PhD
3 102 (9.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 51 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (4.13%) CompTIA Security+
6 44 (4.04%) MPhil
7 43 (3.95%) CCNA
7 43 (3.95%) Security Cleared
8 42 (3.86%) SSCP
9 35 (3.21%) CEH
10 34 (3.12%) DV Cleared
11 32 (2.94%) GCIA
12 25 (2.30%) GIAC
13 24 (2.20%) CISSP
14 23 (2.11%) SANS
15 21 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (1.84%) ISTQB
16 20 (1.84%) Numerate Degree
17 18 (1.65%) GCIH
17 18 (1.65%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.33%) QA
2 6 (0.55%) SLA
3 5 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
3 5 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.092%) GDPR
5 1 (0.092%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.092%) JTAG
System Software
1 180 (16.53%) Docker
2 54 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 22 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (1.93%) Ceph
6 16 (1.47%) VirtualBox
7 13 (1.19%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.19%) vSphere
8 12 (1.10%) Samba
9 10 (0.92%) HDFS
10 7 (0.64%) VMware NSX
10 7 (0.64%) Xen
11 6 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.46%) Firmware
12 5 (0.46%) NFS
13 4 (0.37%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.28%) KVM
15 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 131 (12.03%) Ansible
2 123 (11.29%) Puppet
3 104 (9.55%) Kubernetes
4 69 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (2.75%) Terraform
6 21 (1.93%) QRadar
7 20 (1.84%) Grafana
7 20 (1.84%) vRealize
8 19 (1.74%) Nagios
8 19 (1.74%) Prometheus
9 17 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (1.19%) Nessus
10 13 (1.19%) Nmap
11 12 (1.10%) Rancher
11 12 (1.10%) vCenter Server
12 11 (1.01%) Oozie
12 11 (1.01%) Salt
12 11 (1.01%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.92%) CSIRT
14 8 (0.73%) Consul
Vendors
1 119 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.34%) VMware
3 46 (4.22%) Google
4 40 (3.67%) Splunk
5 39 (3.58%) Oracle
6 33 (3.03%) Cisco
7 26 (2.39%) Red Hat
8 25 (2.30%) IBM
8 25 (2.30%) NetApp
9 22 (2.02%) New Relic
10 21 (1.93%) WorldPay
11 20 (1.84%) Atlassian
12 16 (1.47%) AppDynamics
12 16 (1.47%) Hortonworks
13 15 (1.38%) Juniper
13 15 (1.38%) Qualys
14 14 (1.29%) Tableau
15 13 (1.19%) BMC
15 13 (1.19%) HP
15 13 (1.19%) Netsparker