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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 112 143 139
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 130 85 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.23% 1.53% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.07% 3.27% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 113 82 74
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
2565 2598 2633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.00% 46.76% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2299 2224
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +52 47 £42,500 +70.00% 13
Birmingham -19 44 £42,765 -14.47% 3
Coventry +9 27 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Shropshire - 5 £30,734 - 1
Staffordshire +1 4 £41,000 +36.66%
Wolverhampton -4 2 £24,000 -20.00%
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 108 (43.90%) SQL
2 104 (42.28%) Java
3 102 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (39.43%) Linux
5 92 (37.40%) Degree
6 85 (34.55%) JavaScript
7 70 (28.46%) HTML
8 68 (27.64%) Scrum
9 64 (26.02%) PostgreSQL
9 64 (26.02%) Software Engineering
10 62 (25.20%) C++
10 62 (25.20%) Jenkins
11 57 (23.17%) Big Data
12 55 (22.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 55 (22.36%) Hadoop
13 53 (21.54%) MongoDB
13 53 (21.54%) CSS
14 52 (21.14%) Analytics
15 51 (20.73%) MySQL
16 48 (19.51%) Apache Spark
17 47 (19.11%) Open Source
18 45 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (17.89%) C#
20 43 (17.48%) NoSQL
21 42 (17.07%) Hudson
22 41 (16.67%) Apache
23 40 (16.26%) Scala
23 40 (16.26%) Git (software)
24 39 (15.85%) TDD
25 37 (15.04%) Android

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 48 (19.51%) Apache Spark
2 41 (16.67%) Apache
3 31 (12.60%) JBoss
4 30 (12.20%) GlassFish
4 30 (12.20%) WildFly
5 24 (9.76%) Apache Pig
6 13 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (5.28%) nginx
6 13 (5.28%) SAS
7 7 (2.85%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.03%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.63%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.22%) Confluence
10 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.22%) IIS
10 3 (1.22%) MindAlign
10 3 (1.22%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.22%) Tornado
11 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) MS Office
2 2 (0.81%) Blender
2 2 (0.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.91%) SaaS
3 12 (4.88%) GitHub
4 4 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.50%) HTTP
1 16 (6.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.88%) DNS
3 8 (3.25%) DHCP
4 6 (2.44%) Internet
5 4 (1.63%) SSL
6 3 (1.22%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.22%) IMAP
6 3 (1.22%) LDAP
6 3 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.22%) S/MIME
6 3 (1.22%) SMTP
7 2 (0.81%) Firewall
7 2 (0.81%) Network Security
7 2 (0.81%) VPN
8 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.41%) NAS
8 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.02%) PostgreSQL
2 57 (23.17%) Big Data
3 55 (22.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 55 (22.36%) Hadoop
4 53 (21.54%) MongoDB
5 51 (20.73%) MySQL
6 43 (17.48%) NoSQL
7 34 (13.82%) SQL Server
8 25 (10.16%) Apache Hive
9 23 (9.35%) HBase
10 18 (7.32%) Impala
10 18 (7.32%) Sqoop
11 8 (3.25%) Data Mining
12 7 (2.85%) QlikView
13 6 (2.44%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.44%) Spotfire
14 4 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.22%) Couchbase
15 3 (1.22%) OrientDB
15 3 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (25.20%) Jenkins
2 42 (17.07%) Hudson
3 40 (16.26%) Git (software)
4 32 (13.01%) JUnit
5 30 (12.20%) JBehave
6 21 (8.54%) JIRA
7 19 (7.72%) Mercurial
7 19 (7.72%) Subversion
8 12 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.66%) Selenium
10 8 (3.25%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.44%) Grunt
11 6 (2.44%) JMeter
11 6 (2.44%) Maven
12 5 (2.03%) TestNG
13 4 (1.63%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
14 3 (1.22%) Ant
14 3 (1.22%) Gradle
14 3 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (14.63%) Retail
2 27 (10.98%) Finance
3 15 (6.10%) Electronics
4 9 (3.66%) Banking
5 7 (2.85%) Games
6 5 (2.03%) Back Office
6 5 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.22%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.22%) Marketing
7 3 (1.22%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 101 (41.06%) Developer
2 48 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 35 (14.23%) Java Developer
4 31 (12.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (11.38%) Software Engineer
6 27 (10.98%) Python Developer
7 21 (8.54%) Administrator
8 18 (7.32%) Hadoop Administrator
9 15 (6.10%) Analyst
9 15 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
10 13 (5.28%) Embedded Engineer
10 13 (5.28%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.88%) Consultant
11 12 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (4.88%) Tester
12 11 (4.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 11 (4.47%) PHP Developer
12 11 (4.47%) Senior Python Developer
12 11 (4.47%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (28.46%) HTML
2 53 (21.54%) CSS
3 35 (14.23%) RESTful
3 35 (14.23%) Spring
4 32 (13.01%) Hibernate
5 30 (12.20%) HornetQ
5 30 (12.20%) Java EE
5 30 (12.20%) JAX-RS
5 30 (12.20%) JMS
5 30 (12.20%) JPA
5 30 (12.20%) RESTEasy
6 27 (10.98%) jQuery
7 25 (10.16%) LAPP Stack
8 24 (9.76%) Django
8 24 (9.76%) Node.js
9 22 (8.94%) AngularJS
10 19 (7.72%) .NET
11 15 (6.10%) HTML5
12 14 (5.69%) Ajax
12 14 (5.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.04%) Mathematics
2 35 (14.23%) Artificial Intelligence
3 33 (13.41%) Mobile App
4 22 (8.94%) Physics
5 21 (8.54%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.07%) Statistics
8 8 (3.25%) Visualisation
9 7 (2.85%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.44%) User Experience
11 5 (2.03%) iPad
12 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.22%) PKI
13 2 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.81%) Oculus Rift
14 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.41%) Fintech
14 1 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 97 (39.43%) Linux
2 37 (15.04%) Android
3 35 (14.23%) Apple iOS
4 29 (11.79%) Unix
4 29 (11.79%) Windows
5 14 (5.69%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (4.47%) Mac OS X
7 10 (4.07%) CentOS
8 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.63%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.22%) Solaris
9 3 (1.22%) SUSE
10 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (27.64%) Scrum
3 64 (26.02%) Software Engineering
4 52 (21.14%) Analytics
5 47 (19.11%) Open Source
6 45 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (15.85%) TDD
8 37 (15.04%) Unit Testing
9 36 (14.63%) Kanban
10 35 (14.23%) SOA
11 30 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
11 30 (12.20%) DSDM
11 30 (12.20%) Functional Testing
11 30 (12.20%) Predictive Analytics
11 30 (12.20%) Software Delivery
12 27 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (7.72%) Data Management
13 19 (7.72%) ETL
13 19 (7.72%) MapReduce
14 18 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 108 (43.90%) SQL
2 104 (42.28%) Java
3 85 (34.55%) JavaScript
4 62 (25.20%) C++
5 44 (17.89%) C#
6 40 (16.26%) Scala
7 32 (13.01%) Bash Shell
8 31 (12.60%) Perl
8 31 (12.60%) PHP
9 30 (12.20%) Clojure
10 27 (10.98%) C
11 23 (9.35%) Ruby
12 22 (8.94%) Shell Script
13 16 (6.50%) R
14 13 (5.28%) MATLAB
15 8 (3.25%) Groovy
16 7 (2.85%) Go
17 4 (1.63%) Fortran
18 3 (1.22%) Embedded C
18 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 92 (37.40%) Degree
2 10 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.25%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.85%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.44%) PhD
6 2 (0.81%) CCNA
6 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ACCA
7 1 (0.41%) CIMA
7 1 (0.41%) CSQA
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MCSA
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) OCA
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.47%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 23 (9.35%) Apache Flume
2 19 (7.72%) Docker
3 18 (7.32%) HDFS
4 9 (3.66%) Firmware
5 7 (2.85%) Squid
6 6 (2.44%) Samba
7 3 (1.22%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.22%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.81%) zsh
9 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.41%) Postfix
9 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (7.72%) Puppet
2 18 (7.32%) Hadoop YARN
2 18 (7.32%) Oozie
3 16 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.66%) Terraform
5 5 (2.03%) Ansible
6 4 (1.63%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.63%) rkt
Vendors
1 31 (12.60%) Oracle
2 30 (12.20%) Facebook
2 30 (12.20%) Twitter
3 23 (9.35%) Cloudera
3 23 (9.35%) Hortonworks
3 23 (9.35%) MapR
4 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.85%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.85%) Tableau
6 6 (2.44%) Google
6 6 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.03%) NetApp
7 5 (2.03%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.63%) Cisco
9 3 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.22%) Cellebrite
9 3 (1.22%) Proofpoint
10 2 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.81%) Percona
10 2 (0.81%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Salary + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leamington Spa
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: 28982-37768
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: 28982-37768
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: 28982-37768
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago