The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Rank 61 80 75
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.61% 1.86% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 3.72% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 11
Median salary £32,159 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.29% -17.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 491 538 559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 49.35% 49.91% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 361 431 433
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Essex

Python
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Essex.

Salary trend for Python in Essex

Python
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Essex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Essex

Python
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Saffron Walden +3 9 £31,498 -33.68% 4
Colchester +1 5 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Brentwood - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £37,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Python.

1 36 (83.72%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Perl
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) Degree
4 18 (41.86%) Windows
5 16 (37.21%) HTML
5 16 (37.21%) Web Development
6 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
7 13 (30.23%) MySQL
8 12 (27.91%) Bioinformatics
8 12 (27.91%) Informatics
8 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
9 11 (25.58%) CSS
9 11 (25.58%) Unix
10 10 (23.26%) Apache
10 10 (23.26%) LDAP
10 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
10 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
11 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
12 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
12 8 (18.60%) Nagios
12 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
13 7 (16.28%) Apache Spark

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (23.26%) Apache
2 7 (16.28%) Apache Spark
3 5 (11.63%) nginx
3 5 (11.63%) WordPress
4 4 (9.30%) GlassFish
4 4 (9.30%) JBoss
4 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.98%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) GitHub
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) LDAP
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) Internet
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
4 4 (9.30%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) SNMP
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.33%) HTTP
6 1 (2.33%) IGMP
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) PBX
6 1 (2.33%) Q.931
6 1 (2.33%) RTCP
6 1 (2.33%) RTP
6 1 (2.33%) SMTP
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) CouchDB
2 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.33%) GIS
6 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Mocha
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Software Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Web Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) jQuery
4 7 (16.28%) Node.js
4 7 (16.28%) XML
5 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.95%) CPAN
5 6 (13.95%) DBIx::Class
5 6 (13.95%) Express
5 6 (13.95%) HTML5
5 6 (13.95%) Moose
5 6 (13.95%) React
6 5 (11.63%) CSS3
6 5 (11.63%) Dancer
6 5 (11.63%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (9.30%) .NET
7 4 (9.30%) Middleware
7 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 3 (6.98%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) DataPower
3 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (9.30%) Wiki
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.98%) Blog
4 3 (6.98%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) e-Health
5 1 (2.33%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.33%) Life Science
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Windows
3 11 (25.58%) Unix
4 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.95%) VMS
6 5 (11.63%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Web Development
2 12 (27.91%) Bioinformatics
2 12 (27.91%) Informatics
2 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
3 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Change Control
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.63%) Brand Management
7 5 (11.63%) Health Informatics
7 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (11.63%) Secure Coding
7 5 (11.63%) SEO
8 4 (9.30%) BCP
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
8 4 (9.30%) Security Auditing
8 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Perl
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
4 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
5 7 (16.28%) C++
5 7 (16.28%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) C
6 6 (13.95%) PHP
6 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.98%) C#
9 1 (2.33%) Go
9 1 (2.33%) Haskell
9 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.33%) R
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
9 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Postgraduate
3 2 (4.65%) HNC
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) GSEC
4 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) IEC 61508
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) LXC
3 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Firmware
6 1 (2.33%) Docker
6 1 (2.33%) KVM
6 1 (2.33%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (18.60%) Nagios
3 6 (13.95%) Ansible
3 6 (13.95%) Puppet
4 5 (11.63%) CFEngine
5 4 (9.30%) Opsview
5 4 (9.30%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.33%) Mesos
6 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) F5
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Hortonworks
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) NetApp
3 4 (9.30%) Splunk
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Zend
5 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.33%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.33%) Tableau
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 9 days ago