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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 117 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Python 136 86 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.61% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 3.19% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 114 65 76
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £21,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £57,500 £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
2627 2700 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.69% 50.42% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2251 2428 2072
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
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 4 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 4 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 +22 56 £57,500 +27.77% 9
Coventry +10 23 £42,250 +5.62% 3
Birmingham -28 19 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Herefordshire +4 4 £60,000 +14.28%
Staffordshire +6 2 £45,000 +136.84% 1
Worcestershire -7 2 £45,000 -43.75%
Shropshire -7 2 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton +3 1 £31,500 -10.00%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 134 (57.76%) Java
2 117 (50.43%) Linux
3 104 (44.83%) Degree
4 94 (40.52%) SQL
5 83 (35.78%) Big Data
6 79 (34.05%) PostgreSQL
7 78 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (32.33%) Apache
9 73 (31.47%) Hadoop
9 73 (31.47%) Open Source
10 72 (31.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 71 (30.60%) Apache Spark
12 61 (26.29%) Software Engineering
12 61 (26.29%) Jenkins
12 61 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (23.71%) MongoDB
13 55 (23.71%) JavaScript
14 54 (23.28%) Analytics
15 50 (21.55%) MySQL
16 49 (21.12%) Mathematics
16 49 (21.12%) Hortonworks
16 49 (21.12%) Cloudera
17 48 (20.69%) ETL
18 47 (20.26%) TDD
19 44 (18.97%) Scrum
19 44 (18.97%) JBoss
19 44 (18.97%) SQL Server
19 44 (18.97%) Scala
19 44 (18.97%) LAPP Stack
20 43 (18.53%) Oracle

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 75 (32.33%) Apache
2 71 (30.60%) Apache Spark
3 44 (18.97%) JBoss
4 40 (17.24%) Apache Pig
5 33 (14.22%) GlassFish
5 33 (14.22%) WildFly
6 28 (12.07%) Tomcat
7 21 (9.05%) Node.js
8 3 (1.29%) SAS
9 2 (0.86%) Confluence
10 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.43%) CMS
10 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.43%) nginx
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.31%) GitHub
2 5 (2.16%) SaaS
3 4 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.29%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.48%) Firewall
2 17 (7.33%) DHCP
2 17 (7.33%) DNS
3 16 (6.90%) Internet
4 12 (5.17%) LAN
4 12 (5.17%) WAN
5 9 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (3.88%) PBX
5 9 (3.88%) VoIP
6 7 (3.02%) HTTP
7 4 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.86%) LDAP
8 2 (0.86%) Wireless
9 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (35.78%) Big Data
2 79 (34.05%) PostgreSQL
3 73 (31.47%) Hadoop
4 72 (31.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 55 (23.71%) MongoDB
6 50 (21.55%) MySQL
7 44 (18.97%) SQL Server
8 40 (17.24%) Apache Hive
8 40 (17.24%) HBase
9 39 (16.81%) NoSQL
10 38 (16.38%) Impala
10 38 (16.38%) Sqoop
11 12 (5.17%) Neo4j
12 10 (4.31%) Pentaho
13 8 (3.45%) Oracle Database
14 5 (2.16%) QlikView
14 5 (2.16%) Spotfire
15 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (26.29%) Jenkins
2 42 (18.10%) JUnit
3 35 (15.09%) Hudson
4 33 (14.22%) JBehave
5 16 (6.90%) Git (software)
6 14 (6.03%) Selenium
7 10 (4.31%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (3.88%) SoapUI
9 8 (3.45%) Ranorex
9 8 (3.45%) Subversion
9 8 (3.45%) Travis CI
10 5 (2.16%) JMeter
10 5 (2.16%) TestNG
10 5 (2.16%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.72%) JIRA
12 3 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.29%) Grunt
12 3 (1.29%) gulp
13 2 (0.86%) Maven
13 2 (0.86%) Mercurial
General
1 41 (17.67%) Retail
2 14 (6.03%) Finance
3 12 (5.17%) Games
4 8 (3.45%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Arabic Language
5 5 (2.16%) Banking
5 5 (2.16%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (2.16%) French Language
5 5 (2.16%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (2.16%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (37.50%) Developer
2 62 (26.72%) Administrator
3 47 (20.26%) Senior Developer
4 38 (16.38%) Hadoop Administrator
5 37 (15.95%) Java Developer
6 34 (14.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (9.48%) Software Developer
8 21 (9.05%) Analyst
9 20 (8.62%) Consultant
10 17 (7.33%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (6.03%) Python Developer
11 14 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (5.60%) Junior
13 12 (5.17%) Data Scientist
14 10 (4.31%) Big Data Consultant
14 10 (4.31%) Data Consultant
14 10 (4.31%) Junior Developer
15 9 (3.88%) Graduate
15 9 (3.88%) Senior Python Developer
15 9 (3.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.97%) LAPP Stack
2 37 (15.95%) Spring
3 35 (15.09%) CSS
3 35 (15.09%) Hibernate
3 35 (15.09%) RESTful
4 33 (14.22%) HornetQ
4 33 (14.22%) HTML
4 33 (14.22%) Java EE
4 33 (14.22%) JAX-RS
4 33 (14.22%) JMS
4 33 (14.22%) JPA
4 33 (14.22%) RESTEasy
5 19 (8.19%) .NET
6 17 (7.33%) jQuery
6 17 (7.33%) LAMP
7 15 (6.47%) XML
8 11 (4.74%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.74%) HTML5
8 11 (4.74%) Middleware
9 10 (4.31%) Spring XD
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.12%) Mathematics
2 40 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 38 (16.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.19%) Visualisation
6 12 (5.17%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.88%) Derivative
8 7 (3.02%) Equities
9 6 (2.59%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.16%) Physics
11 4 (1.72%) Biometrics
12 3 (1.29%) User Experience
13 2 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.86%) Statistics
14 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 117 (50.43%) Linux
2 36 (15.52%) Android
3 34 (14.66%) Apple iOS
4 26 (11.21%) Windows
5 25 (10.78%) Unix
6 20 (8.62%) CentOS
7 14 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (4.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.86%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.47%) Open Source
3 61 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (26.29%) Software Engineering
4 54 (23.28%) Analytics
5 48 (20.69%) ETL
6 47 (20.26%) TDD
7 44 (18.97%) Scrum
8 43 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (16.38%) Data Management
9 38 (16.38%) MapReduce
9 38 (16.38%) Performance Tuning
10 35 (15.09%) Functional Testing
10 35 (15.09%) Unit Testing
11 34 (14.66%) Kanban
11 34 (14.66%) SOA
12 33 (14.22%) Dependency Injection
12 33 (14.22%) DSDM
12 33 (14.22%) Predictive Analytics
12 33 (14.22%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 134 (57.76%) Java
2 94 (40.52%) SQL
3 55 (23.71%) JavaScript
4 44 (18.97%) Scala
5 38 (16.38%) Shell Script
6 37 (15.95%) Perl
7 36 (15.52%) C++
8 33 (14.22%) Clojure
8 33 (14.22%) PHP
9 32 (13.79%) C#
10 24 (10.34%) Bash Shell
11 20 (8.62%) Ruby
12 8 (3.45%) C
13 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.16%) R
14 4 (1.72%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.72%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.72%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.29%) VB
15 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 104 (44.83%) Degree
2 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.31%) PhD
5 9 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) GCIA
6 1 (0.43%) GCIH
6 1 (0.43%) OCA
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.43%) SANS
6 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (1.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 40 (17.24%) Apache Flume
2 38 (16.38%) HDFS
3 11 (4.74%) Xen
4 10 (4.31%) Squid
5 5 (2.16%) Docker
5 5 (2.16%) Samba
6 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.86%) Firmware
7 2 (0.86%) Snort
8 1 (0.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 38 (16.38%) Hadoop YARN
1 38 (16.38%) Oozie
2 21 (9.05%) Puppet
3 10 (4.31%) Ansible
4 7 (3.02%) Nagios
5 4 (1.72%) Cacti
5 4 (1.72%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.86%) Nessus
6 2 (0.86%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.86%) Proventia
6 2 (0.86%) QRadar
7 1 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (21.12%) Cloudera
1 49 (21.12%) Hortonworks
2 43 (18.53%) Oracle
3 39 (16.81%) MapR
4 33 (14.22%) Facebook
4 33 (14.22%) Twitter
5 18 (7.76%) Cisco
6 10 (4.31%) Greenplum
6 10 (4.31%) MuleSoft
6 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.31%) Talend
7 9 (3.88%) Qualys
8 6 (2.59%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.16%) Google
9 5 (2.16%) NetApp
10 3 (1.29%) Cellebrite
10 3 (1.29%) Tableau
11 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.86%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.86%) ScanSafe
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