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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 109 90 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Python 39 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.64% 2.25% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 5.23% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 10
Median salary £38,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,242 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
905 861 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.01% 43.11% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 732 779 746
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 24 (45.28%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) Finance
4 19 (35.85%) C#
4 19 (35.85%) HTML
5 18 (33.96%) CSS
5 18 (33.96%) Linux
6 16 (30.19%) Perl
6 16 (30.19%) Open Source
7 15 (28.30%) Unix
8 13 (24.53%) Degree
9 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
9 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (22.64%) GitHub
9 12 (22.64%) Case Management
10 11 (20.75%) Windows
11 10 (18.87%) R
11 10 (18.87%) Puppet
12 9 (16.98%) Node.js
12 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
12 9 (16.98%) Analytics
12 9 (16.98%) PHP
13 8 (15.09%) SAS
13 8 (15.09%) Ruby
13 8 (15.09%) DevOps
14 7 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef

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 8 (15.09%) SAS
2 7 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.66%) MindAlign
4 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.66%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) Blender
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) GitHub
2 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
4 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) IMAP
2 3 (5.66%) LDAP
2 3 (5.66%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (5.66%) S/MIME
2 3 (5.66%) SMTP
2 3 (5.66%) SSL
2 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) QlikView
2 5 (9.43%) Spotfire
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) Redis
5 2 (3.77%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) Ant
5 1 (1.89%) Appium
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) Gatling
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) JMeter
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) NeoLoad
5 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.89%) WebLOAD
General
1 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.32%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Junior
4 6 (11.32%) Junior Developer
5 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) Data Scientist
7 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) HTML
2 18 (33.96%) CSS
3 9 (16.98%) Node.js
4 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.43%) .NET
5 5 (9.43%) Memcached
6 3 (5.66%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.77%) CSS3
7 2 (3.77%) Express
7 2 (3.77%) Ext JS
7 2 (3.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (3.77%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (3.77%) Regular Expression
7 2 (3.77%) REST
7 2 (3.77%) Symfony
7 2 (3.77%) Three.js
7 2 (3.77%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Statistics
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) PKI
5 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.77%) Oculus Rift
5 2 (3.77%) Physics
6 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.89%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Unix
3 11 (20.75%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) CentOS
5 5 (9.43%) Android
6 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.66%) Solaris
6 3 (5.66%) SUSE
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Open Source
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Case Management
3 9 (16.98%) Analytics
4 8 (15.09%) DevOps
5 6 (11.32%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.55%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.66%) Coaching
8 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.66%) Internal Audit
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 24 (45.28%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) C#
4 16 (30.19%) Perl
5 10 (18.87%) R
6 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
6 9 (16.98%) PHP
7 8 (15.09%) Ruby
8 6 (11.32%) C++
9 3 (5.66%) Go
10 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.77%) Scala
10 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.89%) Groovy
11 1 (1.89%) PHP 4
11 1 (1.89%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.77%) CCNA
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.43%) Terraform
4 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) rkt
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.55%) ServiceNow
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco
2 3 (5.66%) Google
2 3 (5.66%) Proofpoint
2 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) Juniper
3 2 (3.77%) Percona
3 2 (3.77%) Tableau
3 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.77%) Zend
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.89%) Splunk
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago