The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 135 142 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 106 81 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.72% 1.41% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 2.94% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 84 68 82
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2648 2757 2711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.85% 47.86% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 2476 2361
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Python
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Python Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Python
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Python
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Warwickshire +59 57 £55,000 +91.30% 3
Birmingham -37 19 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Coventry +6 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Shropshire -15 2 £36,469 -
Staffordshire -6 1 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Python.

1 125 (52.52%) Java
2 103 (43.28%) SQL
3 102 (42.86%) Degree
4 100 (42.02%) Linux
5 89 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (33.61%) PostgreSQL
6 80 (33.61%) Big Data
7 77 (32.35%) Hadoop
8 73 (30.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 72 (30.25%) Apache Spark
10 67 (28.15%) Apache
11 65 (27.31%) Software Engineering
12 64 (26.89%) Jenkins
13 63 (26.47%) Analytics
14 60 (25.21%) Open Source
14 60 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (25.21%) Scrum
15 59 (24.79%) MongoDB
16 58 (24.37%) Scala
17 56 (23.53%) JavaScript
18 55 (23.11%) MySQL
19 52 (21.85%) JBoss
20 51 (21.43%) JUnit
20 51 (21.43%) NoSQL
21 50 (21.01%) Mathematics
21 50 (21.01%) Oracle
22 48 (20.17%) C++
22 48 (20.17%) Spring
23 47 (19.75%) TDD
23 47 (19.75%) Hudson

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 72 (30.25%) Apache Spark
2 67 (28.15%) Apache
3 52 (21.85%) JBoss
4 41 (17.23%) GlassFish
4 41 (17.23%) WildFly
5 36 (15.13%) Apache Pig
6 26 (10.92%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.78%) SAS
8 5 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.10%) nginx
9 3 (1.26%) Confluence
10 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.84%) MindAlign
10 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) IIS
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.84%) MS Office
2 1 (0.42%) Blender
2 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.36%) SaaS
2 6 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.26%) GitHub
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.56%) Firewall
2 14 (5.88%) DNS
3 13 (5.46%) DHCP
4 12 (5.04%) Internet
4 12 (5.04%) LAN
4 12 (5.04%) WAN
5 8 (3.36%) HTTP
6 6 (2.52%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (2.52%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.68%) LDAP
7 4 (1.68%) PBX
7 4 (1.68%) VoIP
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.84%) IMAP
8 2 (0.84%) Network Security
8 2 (0.84%) S/MIME
8 2 (0.84%) SMTP
8 2 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (33.61%) Big Data
1 80 (33.61%) PostgreSQL
2 77 (32.35%) Hadoop
3 73 (30.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 59 (24.79%) MongoDB
5 55 (23.11%) MySQL
6 51 (21.43%) NoSQL
7 36 (15.13%) Apache Hive
7 36 (15.13%) HBase
7 36 (15.13%) SQL Server
8 31 (13.03%) Impala
8 31 (13.03%) Sqoop
9 8 (3.36%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.52%) QlikView
10 6 (2.52%) Spotfire
11 5 (2.10%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.26%) HAWQ
12 3 (1.26%) OrientDB
12 3 (1.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 64 (26.89%) Jenkins
2 51 (21.43%) JUnit
3 47 (19.75%) Hudson
4 41 (17.23%) JBehave
5 18 (7.56%) Git (software)
6 15 (6.30%) Selenium
7 12 (5.04%) Subversion
8 11 (4.62%) JIRA
9 9 (3.78%) Ranorex
9 9 (3.78%) SoapUI
10 8 (3.36%) Travis CI
10 8 (3.36%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.94%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.52%) Grunt
12 6 (2.52%) JMeter
12 6 (2.52%) Maven
13 5 (2.10%) TestNG
14 3 (1.26%) Gradle
14 3 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
14 3 (1.26%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (18.49%) Retail
2 13 (5.46%) Games
3 11 (4.62%) Finance
4 7 (2.94%) Electronics
5 6 (2.52%) Marketing
6 4 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) French Language
7 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.84%) Publishing
7 2 (0.84%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 93 (39.08%) Developer
2 57 (23.95%) Senior Developer
3 50 (21.01%) Administrator
4 45 (18.91%) Java Developer
5 42 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (13.03%) Hadoop Administrator
7 24 (10.08%) Software Developer
8 19 (7.98%) Python Developer
9 18 (7.56%) Consultant
10 17 (7.14%) Analyst
10 17 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (4.20%) Junior
11 10 (4.20%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.20%) Senior Python Developer
11 10 (4.20%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.20%) Test Consultant
12 9 (3.78%) Junior Software Developer
12 9 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (3.78%) Test Automation Consultant
13 8 (3.36%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.17%) Spring
2 44 (18.49%) Hibernate
3 43 (18.07%) HTML
3 43 (18.07%) RESTful
4 41 (17.23%) HornetQ
4 41 (17.23%) Java EE
4 41 (17.23%) JAX-RS
4 41 (17.23%) JMS
4 41 (17.23%) JPA
4 41 (17.23%) RESTEasy
5 39 (16.39%) CSS
5 39 (16.39%) LAPP Stack
6 23 (9.66%) .NET
7 18 (7.56%) jQuery
8 17 (7.14%) Node.js
9 15 (6.30%) .NET Framework
10 13 (5.46%) AngularJS
10 13 (5.46%) LAMP
11 11 (4.62%) HTML5
12 10 (4.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.01%) Mathematics
2 46 (19.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 46 (19.33%) Mobile App
3 17 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.88%) Physics
6 13 (5.46%) Visualisation
7 9 (3.78%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.36%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.36%) Statistics
9 4 (1.68%) Biometrics
10 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.26%) iPad
11 2 (0.84%) Derivative
11 2 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.84%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.84%) PKI
11 2 (0.84%) User Experience
12 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 100 (42.02%) Linux
2 45 (18.91%) Android
3 44 (18.49%) Apple iOS
4 21 (8.82%) Windows
5 19 (7.98%) CentOS
5 19 (7.98%) Unix
6 14 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (2.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.10%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.84%) Solaris
9 2 (0.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (27.31%) Software Engineering
3 63 (26.47%) Analytics
4 60 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (25.21%) Open Source
4 60 (25.21%) Scrum
5 47 (19.75%) TDD
6 46 (19.33%) Kanban
7 42 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 42 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 41 (17.23%) Dependency Injection
8 41 (17.23%) DSDM
8 41 (17.23%) Predictive Analytics
8 41 (17.23%) SOA
8 41 (17.23%) Software Delivery
9 37 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (14.29%) ETL
11 31 (13.03%) Data Management
11 31 (13.03%) MapReduce
11 31 (13.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (52.52%) Java
2 103 (43.28%) SQL
3 58 (24.37%) Scala
4 56 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 48 (20.17%) C++
6 41 (17.23%) Clojure
7 31 (13.03%) Perl
7 31 (13.03%) Shell Script
8 29 (12.18%) C#
9 28 (11.76%) PHP
10 27 (11.34%) Bash Shell
11 24 (10.08%) Ruby
12 15 (6.30%) C
13 11 (4.62%) R
14 10 (4.20%) MATLAB
15 6 (2.52%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.68%) Groovy
16 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
17 3 (1.26%) Go
17 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (42.86%) Degree
2 20 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.68%) PhD
5 1 (0.42%) CCNA
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.42%) GCIA
5 1 (0.42%) GCIH
5 1 (0.42%) OCA
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.42%) SANS
5 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.78%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 36 (15.13%) Apache Flume
2 31 (13.03%) HDFS
3 8 (3.36%) Docker
4 7 (2.94%) Squid
5 6 (2.52%) Xen
6 5 (2.10%) Samba
7 3 (1.26%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.26%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.84%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.84%) Snort
8 2 (0.84%) zsh
9 1 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (13.03%) Hadoop YARN
1 31 (13.03%) Oozie
2 18 (7.56%) Puppet
3 11 (4.62%) Ansible
4 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.26%) Cacti
5 3 (1.26%) Nagios
5 3 (1.26%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.84%) Nessus
6 2 (0.84%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.84%) Proventia
6 2 (0.84%) QRadar
7 1 (0.42%) rkt
7 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (21.01%) Oracle
2 41 (17.23%) Facebook
2 41 (17.23%) Twitter
3 39 (16.39%) Cloudera
3 39 (16.39%) Hortonworks
4 36 (15.13%) MapR
5 13 (5.46%) Cisco
6 8 (3.36%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.10%) NetApp
9 4 (1.68%) Google
9 4 (1.68%) Qualys
9 4 (1.68%) Tableau
10 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.26%) Cellebrite
10 3 (1.26%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.26%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.26%) Talend
11 2 (0.84%) F5
11 2 (0.84%) ScanSafe
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