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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 93 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 42 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.07% 0.99% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 2.55% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
872 744 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.96% 38.81% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 775 665 797
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 36 (45.57%) Open Source
2 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 32 (40.51%) Java
3 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
3 30 (37.97%) PHP
3 30 (37.97%) Linux
4 29 (36.71%) CSS
4 29 (36.71%) HTML
4 29 (36.71%) AngularJS
5 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
6 25 (31.65%) jQuery
7 24 (30.38%) HTML5
7 24 (30.38%) CSS3
7 24 (30.38%) Ruby
7 24 (30.38%) MVC
8 23 (29.11%) WebLogic
8 23 (29.11%) Web Development
9 22 (27.85%) JUnit
10 21 (26.58%) Selenium
11 20 (25.32%) WebSphere
11 20 (25.32%) JSON
11 20 (25.32%) JIRA
11 20 (25.32%) Visualisation
11 20 (25.32%) PhoneGap
11 20 (25.32%) Analytics
11 20 (25.32%) Ant
11 20 (25.32%) XML
11 20 (25.32%) OOP
11 20 (25.32%) JBoss

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 23 (29.11%) WebLogic
2 20 (25.32%) JBoss
2 20 (25.32%) WebSphere
3 15 (18.99%) SAS
4 9 (11.39%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Drupal
6 3 (3.80%) WordPress
6 3 (3.80%) Node.js
7 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) SPSS
2 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.33%) GNU Octave
4 4 (5.06%) Photoshop
4 4 (5.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Magento
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (10.13%) IaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) OSPF
2 1 (1.27%) BGP
2 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.27%) NAS
2 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) QlikView
1 15 (18.99%) Pentaho
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.39%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.86%) Base SAS
4 7 (8.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (6.33%) Big Data
5 5 (6.33%) MySQL
5 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.06%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.06%) HBase
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.06%) Impala
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 22 (27.85%) JUnit
3 21 (26.58%) Selenium
4 20 (25.32%) JIRA
4 20 (25.32%) Ant
5 13 (16.46%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.13%) Maven
7 2 (2.53%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.27%) Sublime Text
8 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.86%) Marketing
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) Software Engineer
3 20 (25.32%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (18.99%) Consultant
5 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) SAS BI Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) DBA
7 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) AWS Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Head of User Experience
9 3 (3.80%) Head of Development
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (2.53%) SQL DBA
10 2 (2.53%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) HTML
1 29 (36.71%) CSS
1 29 (36.71%) AngularJS
2 25 (31.65%) jQuery
3 24 (30.38%) HTML5
3 24 (30.38%) CSS3
4 20 (25.32%) PhoneGap
4 20 (25.32%) XML
4 20 (25.32%) JSON
5 8 (10.13%) Sensu
5 8 (10.13%) REST
6 7 (8.86%) .NET
7 6 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (5.06%) SOAP
9 3 (3.80%) Middleware
9 3 (3.80%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.53%) J2EE
11 1 (1.27%) Django
11 1 (1.27%) Celery
11 1 (1.27%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Visualisation
2 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.33%) Physics
3 5 (6.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 4 (5.06%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) LLPG
6 1 (1.27%) GIS
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) UNIX
3 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
4 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.33%) CentOS
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (5.06%) Windows
6 4 (5.06%) Solaris
7 3 (3.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Open Source
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.38%) MVC
5 23 (29.11%) Web Development
6 20 (25.32%) OOP
6 20 (25.32%) SOA
6 20 (25.32%) Analytics
6 20 (25.32%) Mobile Development
7 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (18.99%) Business Analysis
8 15 (18.99%) Business Analytics
8 15 (18.99%) DevOps
9 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.66%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (8.86%) SIEM
12 6 (7.59%) Cyber Security
13 5 (6.33%) Probability Theory
13 5 (6.33%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.51%) Java
2 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
2 30 (37.97%) PHP
3 24 (30.38%) Ruby
4 19 (24.05%) Perl
5 15 (18.99%) R
6 14 (17.72%) SQL
7 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
8 8 (10.13%) Groovy
8 8 (10.13%) Bourne shell
8 8 (10.13%) C#
9 7 (8.86%) C
10 6 (7.59%) C++
11 5 (6.33%) Fortran
12 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) PhD
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) BS7666
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Docker
3 4 (5.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) Puppet
2 12 (15.19%) Vagrant
3 11 (13.92%) Ansible
4 10 (12.66%) Nagios
5 8 (10.13%) ZABBIX
6 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (3.80%) Data Guard
9 2 (2.53%) BladeLogic
9 2 (2.53%) Unicenter
9 2 (2.53%) Tivoli
9 2 (2.53%) Control-M
10 1 (1.27%) Nessus
10 1 (1.27%) Ionix
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Oracle
3 15 (18.99%) Business Objects
3 15 (18.99%) Cognos
3 15 (18.99%) IBM
3 15 (18.99%) Tableau
4 12 (15.19%) Cloudera
5 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.13%) VMware
6 8 (10.13%) Teradata
7 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (5.06%) Adobe
8 3 (3.80%) SAP
8 3 (3.80%) Google
8 3 (3.80%) Marketo
8 3 (3.80%) HubSpot
8 3 (3.80%) Eloqua
9 2 (2.53%) Sun
9 2 (2.53%) EMC
10 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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