The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 45 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.78% 1.20% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 1.80% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Average salary £80,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 167 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 71.71% 66.80% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 168 155 159
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Python Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Python
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern - 2 £80,000 -
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) VBScript
4 6 (60.00%) Ant
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) CruiseControl
4 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
4 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (60.00%) Puppet
4 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (60.00%) Hudson
4 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
4 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 6 (60.00%) Artifactory
4 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (60.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Ant
1 6 (60.00%) CruiseControl
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
1 6 (60.00%) Hudson
1 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (60.00%) Artifactory
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Junior
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) VBScript
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (60.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Nessus
2 2 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle