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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 55 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.90% 1.47% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 2.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 1
Median salary £55,000 £23,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+139.13% +12.19%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
391 334 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 63.06% 61.51% 68.34%
Number of salaries quoted 335 307 402
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Stafford - 10 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -13 5 £55,000 +91.30%
Lichfield -4 1 £60,000 +179.06%
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 9 (40.91%) Linux
1 9 (40.91%) PHP
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Ansible
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Electronics
4 6 (27.27%) Magento
4 6 (27.27%) High Availability
5 5 (22.73%) Change Control
5 5 (22.73%) Profibus
5 5 (22.73%) V-Model
5 5 (22.73%) Coverity
5 5 (22.73%) Confluence
5 5 (22.73%) SonarQube
5 5 (22.73%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (22.73%) LAMP
5 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
5 5 (22.73%) Simulink
5 5 (22.73%) VxWorks
5 5 (22.73%) C
5 5 (22.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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 5 (22.73%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Simulink
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Profibus
2 2 (9.09%) Skype
3 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) SonarQube
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) Ant
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Archiva
6 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.55%) Gradle
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
6 1 (4.55%) NuGet
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Perl Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (4.55%) Memcached
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (9.09%) Blog
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
1 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 6 (27.27%) High Availability
2 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 5 (22.73%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (22.73%) Release Management
3 5 (22.73%) Requirements Management
3 5 (22.73%) V-Model
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) C
2 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
3 3 (13.64%) Scala
4 2 (9.09%) Erlang
4 2 (9.09%) F#
4 2 (9.09%) Go
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Haskell
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP 4
5 1 (4.55%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
1 5 (22.73%) Coverity
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) VMware