Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 138 153
Rank change year-on-year +29 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 44 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.11% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 1.10% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 23
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £39,438 £33,600 £41,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £66,175 £48,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1277 1367 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 61.16% 56.16% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1263 1346
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,100 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Python in West Sussex

Python
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Python in West Sussex

Python
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in West Sussex

Python
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +32 13 £43,750 +25.00%
Gatwick - 12 £45,000 -
Worthing -24 5 £52,500 -13.42%
Haywards Heath - 4 £29,500 - 1
Midhurst - 4 £45,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 - -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Ansible
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (36.36%) DevOps
5 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
6 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
6 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
7 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.00%) Java
8 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 10 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
9 10 (22.73%) VBScript
9 10 (22.73%) Windows
9 10 (22.73%) HP UFT
10 9 (20.45%) Unix
10 9 (20.45%) PHP
10 9 (20.45%) Degree
10 9 (20.45%) Manual Testing
10 9 (20.45%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (18.18%) Docker
11 8 (18.18%) CSS
12 7 (15.91%) Perl
12 7 (15.91%) C
12 7 (15.91%) HTML
12 7 (15.91%) CentOS
12 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
13 6 (13.64%) CSS3

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (13.64%) Confluence
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.09%) Liferay
4 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (2.27%) GSM
3 1 (2.27%) RS-232
3 1 (2.27%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.73%) HP UFT
4 6 (13.64%) JIRA
4 6 (13.64%) Vagrant
5 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (11.36%) GoCD
5 5 (11.36%) Maven
5 5 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (11.36%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) Grunt
6 1 (2.27%) gulp
General
1 4 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Test Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Administrator
4 7 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (11.36%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) CSS
2 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) CSS3
3 6 (13.64%) HTML5
4 5 (11.36%) MCollective
4 5 (11.36%) Middleware
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (11.36%) Sensu
5 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
5 3 (6.82%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) JSP
5 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.82%) Velocity
6 2 (4.55%) Django
6 2 (4.55%) XHTML
7 1 (2.27%) Laravel
7 1 (2.27%) Node.js
7 1 (2.27%) Qt
7 1 (2.27%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Blog
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Unix
4 7 (15.91%) CentOS
5 6 (13.64%) Debian
6 5 (11.36%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) DevOps
3 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
4 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
4 10 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
5 9 (20.45%) Manual Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
7 6 (13.64%) Web Design
8 5 (11.36%) Coaching
8 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) SDLC
8 5 (11.36%) SOA
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Validation
9 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (22.73%) VBScript
5 9 (20.45%) PHP
6 7 (15.91%) C
6 7 (15.91%) Perl
7 5 (11.36%) Ruby
7 5 (11.36%) SQL
8 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.55%) C++
10 1 (2.27%) C#
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.27%) ES6
10 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.27%) R
10 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
1 9 (20.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Docker
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) iptables
3 2 (4.55%) KVM
3 2 (4.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) Ansible
2 5 (11.36%) Nagios
2 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.36%) Puppet
3 3 (6.82%) AppManager
4 2 (4.55%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
1 6 (13.64%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (2.27%) Tableau