The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 122 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 22 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 1.86% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 4.18% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 14
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
818 814 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.17% 44.48% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 697 718 648
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Python
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Python Salary Trend in Birmingham

Python
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 30 (53.57%) Java
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (44.64%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (37.50%) Open Source
4 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 19 (33.93%) C#
5 19 (33.93%) C++
6 15 (26.79%) Linux
7 14 (25.00%) Analytics
8 13 (23.21%) Degree
8 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.43%) Finance
9 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
9 12 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 12 (21.43%) DevOps
10 11 (19.64%) Mathematics
10 11 (19.64%) TDD
10 11 (19.64%) .NET
10 11 (19.64%) XML
10 11 (19.64%) Unix
11 10 (17.86%) PhD
11 10 (17.86%) ETL
11 10 (17.86%) Middleware
11 10 (17.86%) Information Management
11 10 (17.86%) Games
11 10 (17.86%) Greenplum
11 10 (17.86%) Node.js
11 10 (17.86%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.86%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (1.79%) nginx
3 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) GitHub
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.79%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Big Data
1 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
1 10 (17.86%) Neo4j
1 10 (17.86%) Pentaho
2 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) QlikView
2 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (14.29%) JUnit
3 8 (14.29%) Ranorex
3 8 (14.29%) Selenium
3 8 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) Mocha
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Games
3 8 (14.29%) Retail
4 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Consultant
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Data Scientist
4 10 (17.86%) Big Data Consultant
4 10 (17.86%) Data Consultant
5 9 (16.07%) Junior
5 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Big Data Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Business Consultant
6 8 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
6 8 (14.29%) Test Consultant
7 7 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
1 11 (19.64%) XML
2 10 (17.86%) Middleware
2 10 (17.86%) Spring XD
3 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.93%) HTML
5 3 (5.36%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) Ember.js
5 3 (5.36%) React
5 3 (5.36%) Spring
5 3 (5.36%) Spring Boot
5 3 (5.36%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.57%) Express
6 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.57%) J2EE
6 2 (3.57%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) LAMP
6 2 (3.57%) LESS
6 2 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 11 (19.64%) Mathematics
4 9 (16.07%) Derivative
5 7 (12.50%) Equities
6 5 (8.93%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.79%) Physics
9 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.79%) Statistics
9 1 (1.79%) Telematics
9 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Unix
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Open Source
2 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (25.00%) Analytics
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (21.43%) DevOps
5 11 (19.64%) TDD
6 10 (17.86%) Big Data Analytics
6 10 (17.86%) Data Analytics
6 10 (17.86%) ETL
6 10 (17.86%) Information Management
6 10 (17.86%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.93%) Data Protection
8 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (7.14%) MVC
9 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) Java
2 19 (33.93%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) C++
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) Ruby
5 8 (14.29%) PHP
5 8 (14.29%) Scala
6 6 (10.71%) SQL
7 3 (5.36%) R
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) C
8 2 (3.57%) Perl
8 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) GCIA
3 1 (1.79%) GCIH
3 1 (1.79%) SANS
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Nessus
2 2 (3.57%) Nexpose
2 2 (3.57%) Proventia
2 2 (3.57%) QRadar
3 1 (1.79%) Cacti
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Cloudera
1 10 (17.86%) Greenplum
1 10 (17.86%) Hortonworks
1 10 (17.86%) MuleSoft
1 10 (17.86%) Talend
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix
3 2 (3.57%) F5
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Intel Security
3 2 (3.57%) ScanSafe
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Juniper
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) Splunk
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau
4 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
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