The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 64 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.92% 1.32% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 2.09% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 383 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 65.02% 63.41% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 319 336 407
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median 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 £60,000 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Python
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -12 2 £44,750 +49.16% 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £45,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £60,000 -
Stafford - 1 £25,000 -
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Memcached
3 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 2 (33.33%) PHP 5
3 2 (33.33%) PHP 4
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Perl Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Memcached
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 2 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP 4
3 2 (33.33%) PHP 5
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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