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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 128 157 127
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Permanent jobs citing Python 120 73 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.93% 1.36% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 2.79% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 97 59 86
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
2655 2618 2575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.77% 48.87% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2246 2358 2231
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 £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +39 64 £55,000 +12.82% 6
Coventry +2 19 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Birmingham -31 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Staffordshire -4 2 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Worcestershire -6 2 £45,000 -43.75%
Herefordshire +2 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Shropshire -17 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 140 (58.33%) Java
2 112 (46.67%) Degree
3 109 (45.42%) Linux
4 106 (44.17%) SQL
5 95 (39.58%) Big Data
6 89 (37.08%) PostgreSQL
7 88 (36.67%) Hadoop
8 85 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
9 84 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 83 (34.58%) Apache Spark
11 76 (31.67%) Apache
12 75 (31.25%) Open Source
13 66 (27.50%) Software Engineering
14 64 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (26.67%) Jenkins
15 63 (26.25%) Analytics
15 63 (26.25%) MongoDB
16 57 (23.75%) Scrum
17 56 (23.33%) MySQL
17 56 (23.33%) Scala
18 54 (22.50%) Mathematics
18 54 (22.50%) Hortonworks
18 54 (22.50%) Cloudera
19 52 (21.67%) JavaScript
19 52 (21.67%) JBoss
20 51 (21.25%) JUnit
20 51 (21.25%) TDD
21 50 (20.83%) Oracle
21 50 (20.83%) NoSQL
22 49 (20.42%) ETL

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 83 (34.58%) Apache Spark
2 76 (31.67%) Apache
3 52 (21.67%) JBoss
4 47 (19.58%) Apache Pig
5 41 (17.08%) GlassFish
5 41 (17.08%) WildFly
6 28 (11.67%) Tomcat
7 17 (7.08%) Node.js
8 4 (1.67%) SAS
9 3 (1.25%) Confluence
10 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.83%) nginx
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.92%) GitHub
1 7 (2.92%) SaaS
2 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.75%) Firewall
2 14 (5.83%) DHCP
2 14 (5.83%) DNS
3 12 (5.00%) Internet
3 12 (5.00%) LAN
3 12 (5.00%) WAN
4 7 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (2.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (2.92%) PBX
4 7 (2.92%) VoIP
5 6 (2.50%) HTTP
6 4 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.83%) LDAP
7 2 (0.83%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (39.58%) Big Data
2 89 (37.08%) PostgreSQL
3 88 (36.67%) Hadoop
4 84 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 63 (26.25%) MongoDB
6 56 (23.33%) MySQL
7 50 (20.83%) NoSQL
8 47 (19.58%) Apache Hive
8 47 (19.58%) HBase
8 47 (19.58%) SQL Server
9 42 (17.50%) Impala
9 42 (17.50%) Sqoop
10 9 (3.75%) Neo4j
11 8 (3.33%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.92%) Pentaho
13 6 (2.50%) QlikView
13 6 (2.50%) Spotfire
14 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.83%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.83%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 64 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 51 (21.25%) JUnit
3 44 (18.33%) Hudson
4 41 (17.08%) JBehave
5 15 (6.25%) Selenium
6 12 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.75%) Ranorex
7 9 (3.75%) SoapUI
8 8 (3.33%) Subversion
8 8 (3.33%) Travis CI
9 7 (2.92%) JIRA
9 7 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (2.92%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.50%) JMeter
11 5 (2.08%) Grunt
11 5 (2.08%) TestNG
12 4 (1.67%) Maven
12 4 (1.67%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.25%) gulp
14 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 48 (20.00%) Retail
2 13 (5.42%) Finance
2 13 (5.42%) Games
3 7 (2.92%) Marketing
4 5 (2.08%) Electronics
5 4 (1.67%) Banking
5 4 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.25%) Arabic Language
6 3 (1.25%) French Language
6 3 (1.25%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.25%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.83%) Advertising
7 2 (0.83%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (38.33%) Developer
2 64 (26.67%) Administrator
3 56 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 44 (18.33%) Java Developer
5 42 (17.50%) Hadoop Administrator
5 42 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 21 (8.75%) Analyst
8 18 (7.50%) Consultant
9 17 (7.08%) Linux Administrator
10 15 (6.25%) Python Developer
11 12 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.17%) Data Scientist
12 10 (4.17%) Senior Python Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Test Consultant
13 9 (3.75%) Junior
13 9 (3.75%) Test Automation Consultant
14 8 (3.33%) Junior Developer
14 8 (3.33%) Junior Software Developer
14 8 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
2 47 (19.58%) Spring
3 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
3 43 (17.92%) RESTful
4 41 (17.08%) HornetQ
4 41 (17.08%) Java EE
4 41 (17.08%) JAX-RS
4 41 (17.08%) JMS
4 41 (17.08%) JPA
4 41 (17.08%) RESTEasy
5 35 (14.58%) CSS
6 34 (14.17%) HTML
7 21 (8.75%) .NET
8 16 (6.67%) jQuery
9 14 (5.83%) .NET Framework
9 14 (5.83%) LAMP
10 11 (4.58%) XML
11 10 (4.17%) HTML5
12 9 (3.75%) CSS3
13 8 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (22.50%) Mathematics
2 47 (19.58%) Mobile App
3 46 (19.17%) Artificial Intelligence
4 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (7.08%) Visualisation
6 12 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.33%) Derivative
8 7 (2.92%) Physics
9 6 (2.50%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.50%) Equities
9 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.67%) Biometrics
10 4 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.25%) Statistics
12 2 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.83%) User Experience
13 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 109 (45.42%) Linux
2 43 (17.92%) Android
3 42 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 20 (8.33%) Unix
4 20 (8.33%) Windows
5 18 (7.50%) CentOS
6 14 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.75%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (31.25%) Open Source
3 66 (27.50%) Software Engineering
4 64 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (26.25%) Analytics
6 57 (23.75%) Scrum
7 51 (21.25%) TDD
8 49 (20.42%) ETL
9 48 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (18.75%) Kanban
11 42 (17.50%) Data Management
11 42 (17.50%) Functional Testing
11 42 (17.50%) MapReduce
11 42 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
11 42 (17.50%) Unit Testing
12 41 (17.08%) Dependency Injection
12 41 (17.08%) DSDM
12 41 (17.08%) Predictive Analytics
12 41 (17.08%) SOA
12 41 (17.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 140 (58.33%) Java
2 106 (44.17%) SQL
3 56 (23.33%) Scala
4 52 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 42 (17.50%) Shell Script
6 41 (17.08%) Clojure
7 39 (16.25%) C++
8 33 (13.75%) Perl
9 30 (12.50%) C#
10 25 (10.42%) PHP
11 23 (9.58%) Bash Shell
11 23 (9.58%) Ruby
12 11 (4.58%) C
13 7 (2.92%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.50%) R
15 4 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.25%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 112 (46.67%) Degree
2 20 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.08%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (2.92%) 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 10 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (1.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 47 (19.58%) Apache Flume
2 42 (17.50%) HDFS
3 9 (3.75%) Xen
4 8 (3.33%) Squid
5 5 (2.08%) Docker
5 5 (2.08%) Samba
6 3 (1.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.83%) Snort
7 2 (0.83%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.42%) Firmware
8 1 (0.42%) zsh
Systems Management
1 42 (17.50%) Hadoop YARN
1 42 (17.50%) Oozie
2 20 (8.33%) Puppet
3 10 (4.17%) Ansible
4 5 (2.08%) Nagios
5 4 (1.67%) Cacti
5 4 (1.67%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.83%) Nessus
6 2 (0.83%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.83%) Proventia
6 2 (0.83%) QRadar
7 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 54 (22.50%) Cloudera
1 54 (22.50%) Hortonworks
2 50 (20.83%) Oracle
3 47 (19.58%) MapR
4 41 (17.08%) Facebook
4 41 (17.08%) Twitter
5 16 (6.67%) Cisco
6 8 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.92%) Greenplum
7 7 (2.92%) MuleSoft
7 7 (2.92%) Qualys
7 7 (2.92%) Talend
8 5 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.08%) NetApp
9 4 (1.67%) Google
10 3 (1.25%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.25%) Cellebrite
10 3 (1.25%) Tableau
11 2 (0.83%) F5
11 2 (0.83%) ScanSafe
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
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