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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 106 104
Rank change year-on-year +52 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.87% 0.62% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% 1.00% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 48 7 8
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +57.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,159 £44,000
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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 704 800 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 64.71% 61.78% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 630 781 573
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 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
Crawley +36 32 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Gatwick +10 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Worthing -23 5 £52,500 -13.07%
Midhurst - 4 £45,000 - 1
Horsham -2 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 56 (61.54%) Linux
2 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (39.56%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (32.97%) Bash Shell
5 29 (31.87%) Perl
6 28 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 28 (30.77%) Vagrant
7 26 (28.57%) Ansible
7 26 (28.57%) DevOps
8 25 (27.47%) SQL
9 22 (24.18%) Degree
10 19 (20.88%) DNS
10 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
10 19 (20.88%) OO
11 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
12 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (18.68%) Debian
12 17 (18.68%) VMware
12 17 (18.68%) SDLC
12 17 (18.68%) Process Improvement
13 16 (17.58%) Wireless
13 16 (17.58%) PHP
14 15 (16.48%) HTML
14 15 (16.48%) Unix
14 15 (16.48%) CSS
14 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
14 15 (16.48%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (15.38%) Ruby
16 13 (14.29%) Web Development
16 13 (14.29%) Unit Testing

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 (6.59%) Confluence
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (39.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.99%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (10.99%) Amazon S3
3 10 (10.99%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (10.99%) IaaS
3 10 (10.99%) PaaS
4 1 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) DNS
2 16 (17.58%) Wireless
3 10 (10.99%) Network Security
4 8 (8.79%) Internet
4 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.10%) DHCP
5 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Vagrant
2 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.09%) PHPUnit
4 8 (8.79%) Selenium
5 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.69%) JIRA
5 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 5 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.49%) Maven
6 5 (5.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.49%) Subversion
7 3 (3.30%) HP UFT
7 3 (3.30%) NUnit
8 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.20%) JMeter
8 2 (2.20%) JUnit
9 1 (1.10%) GoCD
9 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 6 (6.59%) Marketing
2 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Test Engineer
2 22 (24.18%) Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (17.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (12.09%) Software Test Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
8 9 (9.89%) Analyst
8 9 (9.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Test Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) QA Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) QA Test Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.48%) CSS
1 15 (16.48%) HTML
2 13 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 13 (14.29%) REST
2 13 (14.29%) Web Services
3 12 (13.19%) CSS3
3 12 (13.19%) Silex
3 12 (13.19%) Symfony
4 11 (12.09%) Ajax
4 11 (12.09%) HTML5
5 8 (8.79%) .NET
6 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.69%) ATL
6 7 (7.69%) COM
7 5 (5.49%) Middleware
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.20%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.20%) Ember.js
8 2 (2.20%) React
9 1 (1.10%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
1 8 (8.79%) Device Driver
2 7 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 7 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (61.54%) Linux
2 17 (18.68%) Debian
3 15 (16.48%) Unix
4 13 (14.29%) Windows
5 9 (9.89%) CentOS
6 5 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Android
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 26 (28.57%) DevOps
4 19 (20.88%) OO
5 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
6 17 (18.68%) Process Improvement
6 17 (18.68%) SDLC
7 15 (16.48%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 13 (14.29%) Web Development
9 12 (13.19%) BDD
9 12 (13.19%) Defect Tracking
9 12 (13.19%) MVC
9 12 (13.19%) OO PHP
9 12 (13.19%) Software Testing
9 12 (13.19%) TDD
10 11 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.99%) Data Security
11 10 (10.99%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) Bash Shell
2 29 (31.87%) Perl
3 25 (27.47%) SQL
4 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.58%) PHP
6 14 (15.38%) Ruby
7 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
8 9 (9.89%) C#
9 8 (8.79%) C++
9 8 (8.79%) Java
10 7 (7.69%) Fortran
11 5 (5.49%) C
12 3 (3.30%) VBScript
13 1 (1.10%) Go
13 1 (1.10%) Jython
13 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) Degree
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (7.69%) Master's Degree
3 3 (3.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.29%) Docker
3 9 (9.89%) iptables
4 8 (8.79%) KVM
4 8 (8.79%) LXC
5 1 (1.10%) etcd
5 1 (1.10%) flannel
Systems Management
1 26 (28.57%) Ansible
2 13 (14.29%) Puppet
3 10 (10.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (8.79%) SELinux
5 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.10%) Nagios
6 1 (1.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) VMware
2 11 (12.09%) Zend
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midhurst, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago