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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 43 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.15% 3.98% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 6.20% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £21,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
145 129 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 55.34% 64.18% 67.02%
Number of salaries quoted 130 123 115
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 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
(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 -15 3 - -
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) OOP
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) Docker
4 5 (38.46%) Mac OS
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) Puppet
6 2 (15.38%) Cobbler
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Python Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cobbler
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet