The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.07% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 35.77% 25.73% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 40
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Python
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Midlands region.

Python Salary Trend in the Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Teradata
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (44.44%) SPSS
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Physics
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
3 4 (44.44%) Video Processing
3 4 (44.44%) MapReduce
3 4 (44.44%) Tableau
3 4 (44.44%) SAP HANA

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (44.44%) SAS
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (44.44%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Business Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Qt
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Physics
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Social Media
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) MapReduce
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Video Processing
4 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 1 (11.11%) Information Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
1 4 (44.44%) Tableau
1 4 (44.44%) Teradata