PyDev 2.7.2 has been released and needs help to be kept being developed.
Currently, PyDev is raising funds so that it's development can be continued and a lightweight toolchain for editors inside Eclipse can complement it.
Please help keeping PyDev alive! More details can be seen at: http://igg.me/at/liclipse
PyDev is a plugin that enables users to use Eclipse for Python, Jython and IronPython development -- making Eclipse a first class Python IDE -- It comes with many goodies such as code completion, syntax highlighting, syntax analysis, refactor, debug and many others.