The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 40 52
Rank change year-on-year +17 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.99% 4.76% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.56% 7.38% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 6
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +69.23%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 61 271 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 45.52% 64.52% 64.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57 246 215
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Python
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Python in Ipswich

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Python.

1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
3 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) Impala
5 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (21.43%) Oozie
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 3 (21.43%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Google

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 3 (21.43%) Impala
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Presto
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) GoCD
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Python Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (21.43%) Java EE
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) MLlib
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Clojure
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) R
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oozie
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudera