Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 65 67
Rank change year-on-year +36 +2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 87 41 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.13% 3.96% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.08% 6.35% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 56
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,625 "
25th Percentile £40,000 £52,625 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +23.08% +2.63%
75th Percentile £73,750 £61,250 £61,563
90th Percentile £92,500 £77,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 618 646 1,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 50.61% 62.42% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 414 511 1,051
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,625 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £58,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.79% +22.11% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in West Sussex

Python
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Python in West Sussex

Python
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in West Sussex over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

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 8 December 2021. 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 +31 29 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Haywards Heath 0 14 £62,500 - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 12 - -
Horsham +8 9 £40,000 -33.33%
Gatwick +4 7 £65,000 +136.36%
Burgess Hill -8 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Worthing -2 3 £57,500 +82.54%
Pulborough - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 39 (44.83%) SQL
2 36 (41.38%) Java
2 36 (41.38%) Azure
3 33 (37.93%) AWS
4 32 (36.78%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (32.18%) Go
7 26 (29.89%) GCP
7 26 (29.89%) C#
8 25 (28.74%) Docker
9 24 (27.59%) Analytics
9 24 (27.59%) Kubernetes
10 23 (26.44%) ETL
11 22 (25.29%) DevOps
12 19 (21.84%) Data Modelling
12 19 (21.84%) .NET
12 19 (21.84%) Social Skills
13 18 (20.69%) Scala
14 17 (19.54%) TDD
14 17 (19.54%) Data Lake
15 16 (18.39%) HTML
15 16 (18.39%) Algorithms
16 15 (17.24%) Linux
17 14 (16.09%) Microservices
17 14 (16.09%) Big Data
17 14 (16.09%) HTML5
18 13 (14.94%) MongoDB
18 13 (14.94%) User Experience
18 13 (14.94%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering

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 5 (5.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.30%) Apache
2 2 (2.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.30%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 36 (41.38%) Azure
2 33 (37.93%) AWS
3 26 (29.89%) GCP
4 13 (14.94%) Serverless
5 9 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (10.34%) SaaS
6 8 (9.20%) Power Platform
7 6 (6.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 4 (4.60%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (4.60%) Azure Logic Apps
8 4 (4.60%) GitHub
9 3 (3.45%) Azure Functions
9 3 (3.45%) Azure Service Bus
9 3 (3.45%) PaaS
10 2 (2.30%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.30%) Azure App Service
10 2 (2.30%) Azure Sentinel
10 2 (2.30%) Azure Storage
10 2 (2.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) DNS
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
1 2 (2.30%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) Data Lake
2 14 (16.09%) Big Data
3 13 (14.94%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (14.94%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 11 (12.64%) OLAP
6 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
7 8 (9.20%) Power BI
8 7 (8.05%) Tableau
9 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
10 5 (5.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
13 2 (2.30%) MySQL
13 2 (2.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.60%) JIRA
5 3 (3.45%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.45%) TestComplete
6 2 (2.30%) GitLab
6 2 (2.30%) TestRail
7 1 (1.15%) JUnit
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 19 (21.84%) Social Skills
2 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) Finance
4 6 (6.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.75%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.30%) Legal
7 2 (2.30%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Backend Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Data Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Backend Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.60%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Python Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Azure Specialist
10 3 (3.45%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Specialist
10 3 (3.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) .NET
2 16 (18.39%) HTML
3 14 (16.09%) HTML5
4 13 (14.94%) .NET Core
5 11 (12.64%) PostGIS
6 8 (9.20%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (8.05%) Django
8 6 (6.90%) Flask
8 6 (6.90%) JSON
9 5 (5.75%) CSS
10 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.60%) React
10 4 (4.60%) REST
10 4 (4.60%) RESTful
11 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.30%) Software Packaging
12 2 (2.30%) Web Services
12 2 (2.30%) WPF
12 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Algorithms
2 13 (14.94%) Cloud Native
2 13 (14.94%) User Experience
3 11 (12.64%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.20%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.30%) Life Science
7 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.15%) FMCG
7 1 (1.15%) PMI
7 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.45%) Unix
3 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.59%) Analytics
4 23 (26.44%) ETL
5 22 (25.29%) DevOps
6 19 (21.84%) Data Modelling
7 17 (19.54%) TDD
8 14 (16.09%) Microservices
9 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (13.79%) Visualisation
11 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (12.64%) Commercial Awareness
11 11 (12.64%) Data Analysis
11 11 (12.64%) ETL Development
11 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
11 11 (12.64%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.34%) Data Management
12 9 (10.34%) Data Science
12 9 (10.34%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.83%) SQL
2 36 (41.38%) Java
3 28 (32.18%) Go
4 26 (29.89%) C#
5 18 (20.69%) Scala
6 10 (11.49%) C++
6 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.05%) R
8 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.60%) Ruby
10 3 (3.45%) Perl
10 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.30%) VB
12 1 (1.15%) C
12 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.15%) PHP
12 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.60%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.30%) GCFA
5 2 (2.30%) GCFE
5 2 (2.30%) GCIA
5 2 (2.30%) GCIH
5 2 (2.30%) SANS
6 1 (1.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CISSP
6 1 (1.15%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.15%) PhD
6 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.30%) Accessibility
3 2 (2.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (28.74%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (27.59%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.60%) Terraform
3 3 (3.45%) Ansible
4 2 (2.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.15%) Grafana
5 1 (1.15%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Databricks
2 8 (9.20%) Google
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) Informatica
4 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.30%) YouTube
5 1 (1.15%) ANSYS
5 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.15%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.15%) BMC
5 1 (1.15%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.15%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Mercator
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Splunk