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

Python
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.68% 2.35% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.98% 4.45% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 21
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 221 292 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 53.90% 52.71% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 202 280 392
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Python
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Python in Suffolk

Python
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

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

Salary histogram for Python in Suffolk

Python
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Ipswich +3 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Python
East of England

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

1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (40.00%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) GIS
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) Spotfire
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Economics
6 4 (26.67%) Tableau
6 4 (26.67%) PowerPivot
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive
6 4 (26.67%) Big Data

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (26.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive
2 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 4 (26.67%) GIS
2 4 (26.67%) Impala
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Power View
2 4 (26.67%) Power BI
2 4 (26.67%) PowerPivot
2 4 (26.67%) Spotfire
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) jMock
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (26.67%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ETL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) PySpark
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) OAuth
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Analytics
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Data Strategy
2 4 (26.67%) Economics
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Statistics
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (13.33%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCA
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) MCSD
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Tableau
2 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (13.33%) TOWER Software
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle