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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 74 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 46 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.62% 1.89% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.30% 4.85% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 23
Median salary £42,125 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
730 846 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.64% 38.99% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 636 742 730
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 26 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Python.

1 63 (52.94%) Linux
2 57 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (43.70%) Java
4 35 (29.41%) Finance
5 33 (27.73%) Degree
6 32 (26.89%) .NET
7 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
8 27 (22.69%) Perl
9 25 (21.01%) C++
9 25 (21.01%) Windows
10 23 (19.33%) Migration
10 23 (19.33%) JIRA
10 23 (19.33%) Selenium
10 23 (19.33%) Marketing
10 23 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (19.33%) Automation Testing
10 23 (19.33%) DevOps
11 22 (18.49%) Unix
12 21 (17.65%) C#
12 21 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (17.65%) Bash Shell
12 21 (17.65%) Puppet
13 20 (16.81%) SaaS
13 20 (16.81%) Banking
13 20 (16.81%) AWS Certification
14 19 (15.97%) R
15 17 (14.29%) TDD
15 17 (14.29%) MVC
15 17 (14.29%) J2EE
15 17 (14.29%) SQL

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 12 (10.08%) SAS
2 3 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.84%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.84%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) nginx
4 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Blender
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) assyst
1 1 (0.84%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (16.81%) SaaS
3 3 (2.52%) GitHub
4 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) DMZ
2 1 (0.84%) DNS
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) Intranet
2 1 (0.84%) Network Security
2 1 (0.84%) VLAN
2 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) Big Data
2 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.36%) GIS
3 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.52%) QlikView
5 2 (1.68%) MySQL
5 2 (1.68%) Spatial Data
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.84%) DB2
6 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) JIRA
1 23 (19.33%) Selenium
2 7 (5.88%) Robot Framework
3 5 (4.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.84%) Ant
6 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.84%) Maven
General
1 35 (29.41%) Finance
2 23 (19.33%) Marketing
3 20 (16.81%) Banking
4 15 (12.61%) Retail
5 11 (9.24%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Developer
2 20 (16.81%) AWS Engineer
2 20 (16.81%) Junior
3 19 (15.97%) Junior Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Python Developer
5 17 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Graduate
5 17 (14.29%) Graduate C# Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Graduate Java Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Graduate Python Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Junior Python Developer
6 14 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (11.76%) Test Leader
7 12 (10.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Architect
8 11 (9.24%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.89%) .NET
2 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (14.29%) J2EE
3 8 (6.72%) CSS
4 7 (5.88%) HTML
5 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.20%) Node.js
6 3 (2.52%) Express
6 3 (2.52%) MEAN Stack
6 3 (2.52%) REST
6 3 (2.52%) SOAP
6 3 (2.52%) Web Services
7 2 (1.68%) CakePHP
7 2 (1.68%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (1.68%) Laravel
7 2 (1.68%) Memcached
7 2 (1.68%) Middleware
7 2 (1.68%) Spring
7 2 (1.68%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Fintech
2 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.68%) LLPG
6 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.94%) Linux
2 25 (21.01%) Windows
3 22 (18.49%) Unix
4 15 (12.61%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.72%) CentOS
6 7 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Android
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.33%) Automation Testing
2 23 (19.33%) DevOps
2 23 (19.33%) Migration
3 17 (14.29%) BDD
3 17 (14.29%) MVC
3 17 (14.29%) TDD
4 15 (12.61%) Test Scripting
5 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 11 (9.24%) Analytics
6 11 (9.24%) Automated Testing
6 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.24%) Machine Learning
6 11 (9.24%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (7.56%) Statistics
8 8 (6.72%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (5.88%) Information Security
10 6 (5.04%) Mathematical Modelling
10 6 (5.04%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.70%) Java
2 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.69%) Perl
4 25 (21.01%) C++
5 21 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 21 (17.65%) C#
6 19 (15.97%) R
7 17 (14.29%) SQL
8 14 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 12 (10.08%) Ruby
10 11 (9.24%) C
11 7 (5.88%) PHP
12 5 (4.20%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.68%) Go
13 2 (1.68%) Scala
14 1 (0.84%) Groovy
14 1 (0.84%) PHP 4
14 1 (0.84%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.84%) VB
14 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) Degree
2 20 (16.81%) AWS Certification
3 6 (5.04%) PhD
4 4 (3.36%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.84%) CCNA
6 1 (0.84%) CCSA
6 1 (0.84%) CCSE
6 1 (0.84%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.84%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) BS7666
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (17.65%) Puppet
2 8 (6.72%) Terraform
3 3 (2.52%) Nessus
3 3 (2.52%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.84%) Ansible
5 1 (0.84%) Nagios
5 1 (0.84%) rkt
5 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.52%) Google
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle
3 3 (2.52%) Qualys
3 3 (2.52%) Rapid7
3 3 (2.52%) Tableau
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco
4 2 (1.68%) Cognos
4 2 (1.68%) ESRI
4 2 (1.68%) Mapinfo
4 2 (1.68%) VMware
4 2 (1.68%) Zend
5 1 (0.84%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.84%) EMC
5 1 (0.84%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.84%) SolidFire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 16 days ago