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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 112 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 1.01% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 2.26% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 9
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,900 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £50,000 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
840 841 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.68% 44.73% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 792 759 654
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 23 (47.92%) Perl
3 20 (41.67%) UNIX
4 18 (37.50%) Finance
5 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
5 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
6 16 (33.33%) Degree
6 16 (33.33%) Front Office
7 15 (31.25%) Financial Institution
7 15 (31.25%) Equities
7 15 (31.25%) VBScript
7 15 (31.25%) MS Office
7 15 (31.25%) ITIL
7 15 (31.25%) ETRM
8 14 (29.17%) Ruby
8 14 (29.17%) Bash Shell
8 14 (29.17%) Wiki
9 12 (25.00%) PHP
10 11 (22.92%) Java
11 10 (20.83%) C#
12 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 8 (16.67%) Linux
12 8 (16.67%) .NET
12 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (16.67%) Reuters
12 8 (16.67%) Bloomberg
13 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (12.50%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQLite
3 2 (4.17%) Redis
3 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Xcode
3 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Front Office
3 15 (31.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 15 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
2 15 (31.25%) Consultant
3 14 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
5 7 (14.58%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) iOS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Junior
6 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Perl Developer
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (8.33%) Cocoa
3 4 (8.33%) JSON
3 4 (8.33%) CSS3
3 4 (8.33%) XML
3 4 (8.33%) WCF
3 4 (8.33%) jQuery
3 4 (8.33%) RESTful
3 4 (8.33%) HTML5
4 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.08%) LAMP
6 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Equities
2 14 (29.17%) Wiki
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Derivative
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) UNIX
3 8 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
1 15 (31.25%) ETRM
2 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.33%) TDD
4 4 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) DevOps
6 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.08%) Content Management
7 1 (2.08%) IT Governance
7 1 (2.08%) People Management
7 1 (2.08%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.08%) Change Management
7 1 (2.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
1 23 (47.92%) Perl
2 15 (31.25%) VBScript
3 14 (29.17%) Ruby
3 14 (29.17%) Bash Shell
4 12 (25.00%) PHP
5 11 (22.92%) Java
6 10 (20.83%) C#
7 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.42%) C++
8 5 (10.42%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.17%) C
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Reuters
2 8 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) EMC
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