The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 5.79% 1.39% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% 3.03% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £20,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -50.00%  
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 Maidstone with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 80 33 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 66.12% 45.83% 53.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 30 43
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,750 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

Python
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Python in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) MCSA
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) MCSD
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Security Patching
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Python Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) MCSD
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft