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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 93 99 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 33 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.81% 0.88% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 2.23% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 13
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
817 719 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.91% 39.70% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 723 636 629
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (50.88%) PHP
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 25 (43.86%) HTML
3 25 (43.86%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) CSS
3 25 (43.86%) Ruby
3 25 (43.86%) Open Source
4 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (40.35%) Linux
5 23 (40.35%) AngularJS
6 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
7 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 17 (29.82%) JSON
8 17 (29.82%) XML
8 17 (29.82%) HTML5
8 17 (29.82%) CSS3
8 17 (29.82%) Mobile Development
9 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
10 15 (26.32%) Oracle
10 15 (26.32%) JUnit
10 15 (26.32%) jQuery
11 14 (24.56%) Visualisation
11 14 (24.56%) .NET
11 14 (24.56%) SQL
11 14 (24.56%) MVC
12 13 (22.81%) JIRA
12 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
12 13 (22.81%) Web Development
12 13 (22.81%) Ant
12 13 (22.81%) JBoss

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
2 13 (22.81%) JBoss
2 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
3 9 (15.79%) SAS
4 7 (12.28%) Drupal
4 7 (12.28%) Apache
5 5 (8.77%) Apache Solr
6 4 (7.02%) WordPress
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
6 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.51%) IIS
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) SPSS
2 5 (8.77%) GNU Octave
3 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Magento
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) OSPF
2 1 (1.75%) BGP
2 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.75%) NAS
2 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 9 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.79%) QlikView
3 9 (15.79%) Pentaho
4 5 (8.77%) Redis
4 5 (8.77%) Big Data
4 5 (8.77%) Data Mining
5 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.02%) HBase
5 4 (7.02%) SQLite
5 4 (7.02%) Couchbase
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.02%) Impala
5 4 (7.02%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.02%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.32%) JUnit
3 13 (22.81%) JIRA
3 13 (22.81%) Selenium
3 13 (22.81%) Ant
4 4 (7.02%) CocoaPods
4 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) Xcode
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.51%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.75%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Java Software Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) SAS BI Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Perl Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Head of Development
8 4 (7.02%) Head of User Experience
8 4 (7.02%) iOS Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (5.26%) DBA
10 2 (3.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.75%) Python/Django Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.75%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) HTML
1 25 (43.86%) CSS
2 23 (40.35%) AngularJS
3 17 (29.82%) CSS3
3 17 (29.82%) HTML5
3 17 (29.82%) XML
3 17 (29.82%) JSON
4 15 (26.32%) jQuery
5 14 (24.56%) .NET
6 13 (22.81%) PhoneGap
7 9 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (8.77%) REST
9 4 (7.02%) RESTful
9 4 (7.02%) WCF
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (7.02%) Cocoa
10 3 (5.26%) Middleware
11 2 (3.51%) LAMP
11 2 (3.51%) J2EE
12 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) Open Source
2 14 (24.56%) Visualisation
3 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.77%) Physics
4 5 (8.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
5 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.51%) Derivative
7 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) UNIX
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Android
4 4 (7.02%) CentOS
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 3 (5.26%) Windows
6 2 (3.51%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.82%) Mobile Development
4 14 (24.56%) MVC
5 13 (22.81%) OOP
5 13 (22.81%) SOA
5 13 (22.81%) Web Development
6 11 (19.30%) Analytics
7 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.79%) Business Analytics
9 6 (10.53%) DevOps
9 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.77%) SIEM
10 5 (8.77%) Image Processing
10 5 (8.77%) Pattern Recognition
10 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
10 5 (8.77%) Probability Theory
10 5 (8.77%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) PHP
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 25 (43.86%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) Ruby
4 14 (24.56%) SQL
5 12 (21.05%) Perl
5 12 (21.05%) C#
6 9 (15.79%) C
6 9 (15.79%) R
7 8 (14.04%) C++
8 5 (8.77%) Fortran
8 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
9 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.75%) NFS
3 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Puppet
2 4 (7.02%) Vagrant
2 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.26%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.51%) Unicenter
4 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.51%) Control-M
4 2 (3.51%) Nagios
4 2 (3.51%) Ansible
4 2 (3.51%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Ionix
5 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.05%) Cloudera
4 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.79%) Business Objects
4 9 (15.79%) Cognos
4 9 (15.79%) IBM
4 9 (15.79%) Tableau
5 8 (14.04%) Teradata
6 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (7.02%) Marketo
7 4 (7.02%) HubSpot
7 4 (7.02%) Eloqua
8 3 (5.26%) SAP
9 2 (3.51%) Sun
9 2 (3.51%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) NetApp
10 1 (1.75%) Adobe
10 1 (1.75%) Rapid7
10 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
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