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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 73 91 110
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Python 59 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.08% 1.61% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.67% 3.83% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 57 14 14
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
769 783 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.18% 41.96% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 689 692 716
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 66 (52.80%) Linux
2 58 (46.40%) Java
3 57 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
5 41 (32.80%) Finance
6 33 (26.40%) Perl
7 32 (25.60%) Degree
8 29 (23.20%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (23.20%) DevOps
8 29 (23.20%) Unix
9 28 (22.40%) Windows
9 28 (22.40%) C#
9 28 (22.40%) Puppet
10 27 (21.60%) .NET
11 26 (20.80%) Migration
11 26 (20.80%) Bash Shell
11 26 (20.80%) Opscode Chef
12 25 (20.00%) AWS Certification
13 23 (18.40%) SaaS
13 23 (18.40%) Banking
13 23 (18.40%) C++
14 22 (17.60%) Automation Testing
14 22 (17.60%) JIRA
14 22 (17.60%) Selenium
15 20 (16.00%) SQL
16 16 (12.80%) Shell Script
16 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (12.80%) Windows Server
17 15 (12.00%) HTML
17 15 (12.00%) CSS

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 9 (7.20%) SAS
2 5 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.40%) nginx
4 2 (1.60%) Apache
4 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.20%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (18.40%) SaaS
3 11 (8.80%) GitHub
4 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Firewall
2 1 (0.80%) DMZ
2 1 (0.80%) DNS
2 1 (0.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) Intranet
2 1 (0.80%) NAS
2 1 (0.80%) Network Security
2 1 (0.80%) SAN
2 1 (0.80%) VLAN
2 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.80%) Big Data
1 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.40%) GIS
4 3 (2.40%) MySQL
5 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.60%) Redis
6 1 (0.80%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 22 (17.60%) JIRA
1 22 (17.60%) Selenium
2 11 (8.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.60%) Robot Framework
4 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.60%) Subversion
4 2 (1.60%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.80%) Ant
5 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 41 (32.80%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Banking
3 14 (11.20%) Marketing
3 14 (11.20%) Retail
4 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (31.20%) Developer
2 25 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 19 (15.20%) Cloud Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Junior
5 17 (13.60%) Junior Developer
6 16 (12.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (12.00%) Python Developer
8 14 (11.20%) Java Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Architect
9 13 (10.40%) C# Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Graduate
9 13 (10.40%) Graduate C# Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Graduate Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Graduate Java Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Junior C# Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Junior Java Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Junior Python Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (10.40%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (10.40%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.60%) .NET
2 15 (12.00%) CSS
2 15 (12.00%) HTML
3 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET
3 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (10.40%) J2EE
4 8 (6.40%) Node.js
5 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.00%) Express
6 5 (4.00%) MEAN Stack
7 4 (3.20%) Memcached
8 2 (1.60%) CakePHP
8 2 (1.60%) Catalyst
8 2 (1.60%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.60%) Django
8 2 (1.60%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.60%) Spring
8 2 (1.60%) Symfony
8 2 (1.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Fintech
2 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.80%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.80%) Physics
4 6 (4.80%) Statistics
5 5 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.80%) LLPG
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 66 (52.80%) Linux
2 29 (23.20%) Unix
3 28 (22.40%) Windows
4 16 (12.80%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.80%) CentOS
6 9 (7.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.60%) Android
8 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.20%) DevOps
3 26 (20.80%) Migration
4 22 (17.60%) Automation Testing
5 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (10.40%) Automated Testing
6 13 (10.40%) BDD
6 13 (10.40%) MVC
6 13 (10.40%) TDD
6 13 (10.40%) Test Scripting
7 11 (8.80%) Case Management
7 11 (8.80%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (8.00%) Open Source
9 9 (7.20%) Analytics
9 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (6.40%) Machine Learning
10 8 (6.40%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (4.80%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.00%) Bayesian Methods
12 5 (4.00%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 58 (46.40%) Java
2 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 33 (26.40%) Perl
4 28 (22.40%) C#
5 26 (20.80%) Bash Shell
6 23 (18.40%) C++
7 20 (16.00%) SQL
8 16 (12.80%) Shell Script
9 14 (11.20%) R
10 13 (10.40%) Ruby
11 10 (8.00%) C
12 9 (7.20%) PHP
13 5 (4.00%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.60%) Go
14 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.80%) Groovy
15 1 (0.80%) PHP 4
15 1 (0.80%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.80%) Scala
15 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (25.60%) Degree
2 25 (20.00%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.00%) PhD
4 4 (3.20%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.80%) CCSA
7 1 (0.80%) CCSE
7 1 (0.80%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.80%) MCSA
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Firmware
3 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (22.40%) Puppet
2 26 (20.80%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (8.80%) Terraform
4 2 (1.60%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.60%) Nessus
4 2 (1.60%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.80%) Ansible
5 1 (0.80%) rkt
5 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
2 10 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco
3 3 (2.40%) VMware
4 2 (1.60%) Google
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.60%) Percona
4 2 (1.60%) Qualys
4 2 (1.60%) Rapid7
4 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds
4 2 (1.60%) Zend
5 1 (0.80%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.80%) EMC
5 1 (0.80%) ESRI
5 1 (0.80%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.80%) Juniper
5 1 (0.80%) Mapinfo
5 1 (0.80%) NetApp
5 1 (0.80%) SolidFire
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