The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East / Kent
Rank 55 94 70
Rank change year-on-year +39 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Python 31 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.90% 1.15% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.89% 2.24% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 23
Median salary £45,750 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.08% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £61,600
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 450 580 548
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 56.68% 51.24% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 367 501 486
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Python
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Python in Kent

Python
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Kent over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Kent

Python
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tunbridge Wells +25 7 £47,500 -47.22%
Folkestone +2 6 £46,500 +16.25% 1
Maidstone - 2 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £33,750 - 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for Python.

1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Java
4 12 (34.29%) Ruby
4 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
4 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
5 11 (31.43%) Analytics
5 11 (31.43%) DevOps
5 11 (31.43%) R
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) PHP
6 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
7 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
7 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) LAMP
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) Apache
8 8 (22.86%) Vagrant
8 8 (22.86%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (22.86%) MariaDB
8 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (22.86%) CentOS
9 7 (20.00%) Mac OS
9 7 (20.00%) OpenStack
9 7 (20.00%) New Relic
9 7 (20.00%) Data Munging

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
1 8 (22.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) Luigi
4 3 (8.57%) SAS
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Firebase
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) SoftLayer
3 1 (2.86%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MariaDB
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (14.29%) BigQuery
3 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) Big Data
4 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) Base SAS
5 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.71%) Power BI
5 2 (5.71%) PowerPivot
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.86%) Vagrant
4 7 (20.00%) JMeter
5 5 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Data Scientist
3 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate
6 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) YAML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) Grails
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.86%) SciPy
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.71%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
4 8 (22.86%) CentOS
5 7 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
6 3 (8.57%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Analytics
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) Data Munging
5 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (20.00%) OOP
5 7 (20.00%) Statistics
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.14%) Data Analytics
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (14.29%) ETL
7 5 (14.29%) Linear Algebra
7 5 (14.29%) Operations Research
7 5 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
3 12 (34.29%) Ruby
4 11 (31.43%) R
5 10 (28.57%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) Perl
7 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.57%) VBA
8 2 (5.71%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.86%) C
9 1 (2.86%) C#
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) PhD
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) MCSD
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Xen
2 3 (8.57%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.00%) Terraform
3 4 (11.43%) Packer
3 4 (11.43%) Puppet
4 3 (8.57%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) New Relic
2 5 (14.29%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) Talend
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
Kent
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits + Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone
Churchill Frank
Posted: 9 days ago
Sevenoaks
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago