The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 86 85 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Python 59 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.43% 2.23% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.03% 5.06% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 18
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
978 830 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.21% 44.01% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 802 751 838
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Python.

1 28 (35.90%) Java
1 28 (35.90%) Linux
2 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 27 (34.62%) SQL
3 25 (32.05%) Finance
4 24 (30.77%) Perl
5 23 (29.49%) Unix
6 22 (28.21%) Degree
7 20 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (25.64%) Windows
8 19 (24.36%) C#
8 19 (24.36%) Puppet
8 19 (24.36%) R
9 18 (23.08%) DevOps
9 18 (23.08%) Bash Shell
9 18 (23.08%) CSS
9 18 (23.08%) HTML
10 17 (21.79%) Open Source
11 16 (20.51%) Analytics
11 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (19.23%) Banking
13 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (17.95%) Migration
13 14 (17.95%) SAS
13 14 (17.95%) AWS Certification
14 13 (16.67%) Node.js
15 12 (15.38%) SaaS
15 12 (15.38%) GitHub
15 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (17.95%) SAS
2 9 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.41%) Apache
4 4 (5.13%) nginx
5 3 (3.85%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.85%) MindAlign
5 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.56%) IIS
6 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) Blender
3 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.38%) GitHub
2 12 (15.38%) SaaS
3 4 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) IMAP
2 3 (3.85%) LDAP
2 3 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (3.85%) S/MIME
2 3 (3.85%) SMTP
2 3 (3.85%) SSL
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
3 2 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) NAS
4 1 (1.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.41%) Big Data
3 5 (6.41%) QlikView
3 5 (6.41%) Spotfire
4 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.85%) Redis
6 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Ant
4 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 1 (1.28%) Appium
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.28%) Gatling
5 1 (1.28%) JMeter
5 1 (1.28%) JUnit
5 1 (1.28%) NeoLoad
5 1 (1.28%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) WebLOAD
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Banking
3 8 (10.26%) Retail
4 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Games
7 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Developer
2 14 (17.95%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Consultant
4 11 (14.10%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Data Scientist
5 10 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Junior
6 7 (8.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (7.69%) Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Architect
7 6 (7.69%) AWS Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Support Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) CSS
1 18 (23.08%) HTML
2 13 (16.67%) Node.js
3 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
4 9 (11.54%) .NET
5 6 (7.69%) Memcached
6 5 (6.41%) Express
6 5 (6.41%) MEAN Stack
7 3 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.85%) Web Services
8 2 (2.56%) CSS3
8 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.56%) HTML5
8 2 (2.56%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.56%) REST
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.56%) Three.js
8 2 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (2.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Statistics
3 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Fintech
4 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.41%) Physics
4 5 (6.41%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.85%) PKI
7 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.56%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.28%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Linux
2 23 (29.49%) Unix
3 20 (25.64%) Windows
4 10 (12.82%) CentOS
5 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.41%) Android
7 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.85%) Solaris
7 3 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) DevOps
2 17 (21.79%) Open Source
3 16 (20.51%) Analytics
4 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.95%) Migration
5 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (15.38%) Case Management
6 7 (8.97%) Machine Learning
6 7 (8.97%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
8 5 (6.41%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.13%) SDLC
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.85%) Bayesian Methods
10 3 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) Java
2 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 27 (34.62%) SQL
3 24 (30.77%) Perl
4 19 (24.36%) C#
4 19 (24.36%) R
5 18 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 12 (15.38%) Ruby
7 10 (12.82%) PHP
8 6 (7.69%) C++
8 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.13%) Go
9 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.56%) Groovy
10 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.56%) PHP 4
10 2 (2.56%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.56%) Scala
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.13%) PhD
4 3 (3.85%) CCNA
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) Puppet
2 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (12.82%) Terraform
4 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.56%) Ansible
5 2 (2.56%) rkt
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) ServiceNow
2 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco
3 4 (5.13%) Google
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Proofpoint
5 2 (2.56%) Juniper
5 2 (2.56%) Percona
5 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.56%) Tableau
5 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Zend
6 1 (1.28%) EMC
6 1 (1.28%) NetApp
6 1 (1.28%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.28%) SolidFire
6 1 (1.28%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago