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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 34 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.74% 3.87% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 7.51% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 19
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 92 173 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 42.99% 51.49% 64.40%
Number of salaries quoted 85 165 307
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Ipswich over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Java EE
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 4 (33.33%) Oozie
3 4 (33.33%) Impala
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Spotfire
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) GIS
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Tableau

Python
Co-occurring 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 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Impala
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) GIS
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (25.00%) Power BI
3 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Spotfire
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) jMock
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) PySpark
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) OAuth
4 1 (8.33%) SAML
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Data Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Economics
2 3 (25.00%) Product Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCA
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Tableau
2 2 (16.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (16.67%) TOWER Software
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle