Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 19 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 564 867 1,597
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.86% 10.13% 12.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.85% 19.69% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 453 798 1,187
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £79,800 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 2,842 4,403 7,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 49.67% 51.46% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,109 3,545 6,080
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,550 £28,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -1 288 £52,824 +0.62% 156
Hertfordshire -7 130 £57,500 +2.22% 42
Bedfordshire +39 46 £75,000 +47.06% 6
Suffolk +3 43 £52,500 -8.70% 3
Essex +12 34 £40,702 -4.23% 15
Norfolk 0 23 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 194 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (29.43%) Linux
3 165 (29.26%) AWS
4 152 (26.95%) Java
5 148 (26.24%) JavaScript
6 124 (21.99%) SQL
6 124 (21.99%) Degree
7 120 (21.28%) Scrum
8 119 (21.10%) Git (software)
9 117 (20.74%) DevOps
10 109 (19.33%) C
11 108 (19.15%) Azure
12 104 (18.44%) Software Engineering
12 104 (18.44%) C++
13 101 (17.91%) Docker
14 98 (17.38%) Bash Shell
14 98 (17.38%) Test Automation
15 96 (17.02%) Jenkins
16 90 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
17 89 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
18 84 (14.89%) C#
18 84 (14.89%) CSS
19 83 (14.72%) Machine Learning
20 81 (14.36%) Data Science
21 78 (13.83%) Computer Science
22 76 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
22 76 (13.48%) Windows
23 71 (12.59%) HTML
24 70 (12.41%) JIRA
25 68 (12.06%) AngularJS

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 39 (6.91%) Apache Spark
2 26 (4.61%) OpenStack
3 18 (3.19%) Confluence
4 16 (2.84%) nginx
5 13 (2.30%) Apache
6 6 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.89%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.71%) IIS
9 2 (0.35%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.18%) DNN
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Relativity
2 4 (0.71%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 165 (29.26%) AWS
2 108 (19.15%) Azure
3 56 (9.93%) GCP
4 29 (5.14%) Serverless
5 23 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 13 (2.30%) SaaS
8 12 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (1.60%) Amazon S3
10 9 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (1.24%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (1.24%) GitHub
11 7 (1.24%) Office 365
12 5 (0.89%) Amazon ECS
12 5 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.89%) Siri
12 5 (0.89%) Stackdriver
12 5 (0.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.08%) Wireless
2 16 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.48%) HTTP
4 10 (1.77%) DNS
4 10 (1.77%) Network Security
5 9 (1.60%) DHCP
5 9 (1.60%) Firewall
5 9 (1.60%) Wireshark
6 8 (1.42%) SSL
6 8 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.24%) Internet
8 6 (1.06%) WAN
9 5 (0.89%) IPsec
9 5 (0.89%) IPv4
9 5 (0.89%) IPv6
9 5 (0.89%) Multicast
9 5 (0.89%) VPN
10 4 (0.71%) InfiniBand
10 4 (0.71%) LTE
10 4 (0.71%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.28%) Big Data
2 40 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (5.85%) MySQL
5 32 (5.67%) Relational Database
5 32 (5.67%) SQL Server
6 31 (5.50%) Apache Hive
7 28 (4.96%) Impala
8 25 (4.43%) Apache Kudu
9 23 (4.08%) Hadoop
10 22 (3.90%) MongoDB
11 21 (3.72%) NoSQL
12 20 (3.55%) OLTP
12 20 (3.55%) Power BI
13 12 (2.13%) Data Lake
14 11 (1.95%) Amazon Athena
14 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (1.77%) QlikView
16 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 119 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 96 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 70 (12.41%) JIRA
4 34 (6.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 34 (6.03%) TeamCity
5 24 (4.26%) Selenium
6 20 (3.55%) GitLab
7 15 (2.66%) webpack
8 14 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 12 (2.13%) Subversion
9 12 (2.13%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.95%) CircleCI
11 9 (1.60%) Bitbucket
11 9 (1.60%) Hudson
12 8 (1.42%) Fiddler
12 8 (1.42%) git-flow
12 8 (1.42%) Maven
12 8 (1.42%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.24%) Burp Suite
14 6 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 44 (7.80%) Finance
2 36 (6.38%) Automotive
3 29 (5.14%) Electronics
4 27 (4.79%) Manufacturing
5 21 (3.72%) Legal
6 15 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.13%) Law
8 11 (1.95%) Games
8 11 (1.95%) Marketing
9 10 (1.77%) Aerospace
10 9 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.42%) Retail
12 6 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.06%) Military
13 4 (0.71%) Advertising
14 3 (0.53%) Banking
15 1 (0.18%) French Language
15 1 (0.18%) German Language
15 1 (0.18%) Korean Language
15 1 (0.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 141 (25.00%) Developer
2 75 (13.30%) Software Engineer
3 51 (9.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 45 (7.98%) Software Developer
5 43 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 32 (5.67%) Analyst
6 32 (5.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 31 (5.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 29 (5.14%) Architect
8 29 (5.14%) Data Scientist
9 27 (4.79%) AWS Engineer
10 26 (4.61%) Test Engineer
11 24 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
11 24 (4.26%) Data Engineer
12 23 (4.08%) Python Engineer
13 20 (3.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 19 (3.37%) Data Architect
14 19 (3.37%) Python Developer
15 18 (3.19%) AWS DevOps
15 18 (3.19%) Control Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (14.89%) CSS
2 71 (12.59%) HTML
3 68 (12.06%) AngularJS
4 59 (10.46%) RESTful
5 58 (10.28%) Web Services
6 53 (9.40%) React
7 47 (8.33%) .NET
8 46 (8.16%) Node.js
9 36 (6.38%) Vue.js
10 32 (5.67%) REST
11 30 (5.32%) Django
12 29 (5.14%) HTML5
12 29 (5.14%) Kafka
13 28 (4.96%) Sass
14 27 (4.79%) Angular 2
15 24 (4.26%) CSS3
15 24 (4.26%) NumPy
16 21 (3.72%) D3.js
17 20 (3.55%) SciPy
18 18 (3.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.69%) Algorithms
3 30 (5.32%) Robotics
4 29 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (4.79%) User Experience
6 16 (2.84%) Cloud Native
7 14 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.48%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.48%) Smartphone
8 11 (1.95%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.24%) Analytical Mindset
11 7 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.06%) Life Science
12 6 (1.06%) PKI
13 5 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 166 (29.43%) Linux
2 76 (13.48%) Windows
3 59 (10.46%) Unix
4 15 (2.66%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.48%) CentOS
6 13 (2.30%) Android
7 11 (1.95%) Mac OS
8 10 (1.77%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.60%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.89%) Fedora
12 3 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.53%) Robot Operating System
12 3 (0.53%) Solaris
13 2 (0.35%) AIX
13 2 (0.35%) Debian
14 1 (0.18%) HPUX
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (21.28%) Scrum
3 117 (20.74%) DevOps
4 104 (18.44%) Software Engineering
5 98 (17.38%) Test Automation
6 90 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
7 83 (14.72%) Machine Learning
8 81 (14.36%) Data Science
9 78 (13.83%) Computer Science
10 76 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (10.82%) Analytics
12 55 (9.75%) Visualisation
13 52 (9.22%) Mathematics
14 48 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 45 (7.98%) Web Development
16 40 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (6.74%) Data Visualisation
18 36 (6.38%) Data Engineering
19 35 (6.21%) Waterfall
20 34 (6.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (26.95%) Java
2 148 (26.24%) JavaScript
3 124 (21.99%) SQL
4 109 (19.33%) C
5 104 (18.44%) C++
6 98 (17.38%) Bash Shell
7 84 (14.89%) C#
8 61 (10.82%) PowerShell
9 46 (8.16%) R
10 37 (6.56%) Go
11 35 (6.21%) Shell Script
12 32 (5.67%) Ruby
13 31 (5.50%) MATLAB
13 31 (5.50%) TypeScript
14 29 (5.14%) Perl
15 27 (4.79%) PHP
16 22 (3.90%) Scala
17 15 (2.66%) Java 8
18 10 (1.77%) F#
18 10 (1.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 124 (21.99%) Degree
2 29 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (4.08%) PhD
4 22 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.55%) Postgraduate
6 15 (2.66%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.13%) CCNA
8 11 (1.95%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.77%) SSCP
10 8 (1.42%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.42%) SANS
11 7 (1.24%) CCNP
11 7 (1.24%) CCSP
11 7 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.06%) CISSP
12 6 (1.06%) ISEB
12 6 (1.06%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (1.06%) MCSE
12 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.37%) QA
2 11 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.35%) AICPA
4 2 (0.35%) COBIT
4 2 (0.35%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 26262
4 2 (0.35%) NIST
5 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.18%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 101 (17.91%) Docker
2 23 (4.08%) Apache Flume
3 19 (3.37%) Firmware
4 16 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (2.66%) HDFS
6 10 (1.77%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.89%) NFS
7 5 (0.89%) Samba
7 5 (0.89%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (0.89%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.89%) Xen
8 4 (0.71%) GPFS
8 4 (0.71%) Lustre
9 2 (0.35%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.35%) XenApp
9 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 61 (10.82%) Ansible
2 57 (10.11%) Kubernetes
3 41 (7.27%) Puppet
4 39 (6.91%) Terraform
5 32 (5.67%) Oozie
6 22 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.95%) Nagios
7 11 (1.95%) Prometheus
8 8 (1.42%) Grafana
8 8 (1.42%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.06%) vCenter Server
10 5 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.89%) EnCase
10 5 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.89%) OpenNMS
11 4 (0.71%) Graphite
11 4 (0.71%) Graylog
12 3 (0.53%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.53%) Kibana
12 3 (0.53%) logstash
Vendors
1 46 (8.16%) Google
2 44 (7.80%) Tableau
3 39 (6.91%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.19%) VMware
5 12 (2.13%) Cloudera
5 12 (2.13%) SolarWinds
6 11 (1.95%) Splunk
7 9 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.42%) Cisco
9 7 (1.24%) Hortonworks
9 7 (1.24%) New Relic
10 6 (1.06%) Apple
10 6 (1.06%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.06%) EMC
10 6 (1.06%) F5
10 6 (1.06%) SaltStack
11 5 (0.89%) Citrix
11 5 (0.89%) Dell
11 5 (0.89%) NetApp
11 5 (0.89%) Nuix