The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 124 96
Rank change year-on-year +16 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.17% 0.79% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 2.50% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 29
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1041 761 861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 52.92% 31.79% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 900 631 766
Median salary £42,500 £38,891 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.27% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Birmingham

Python
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Python in Birmingham

Python
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Python.

1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) Java
4 21 (39.62%) Marketing
5 18 (33.96%) J2EE
6 17 (32.08%) C#
6 17 (32.08%) .NET
7 16 (30.19%) Degree
7 16 (30.19%) TDD
8 15 (28.30%) MVC
8 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
8 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (28.30%) BDD
9 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.75%) C++
11 10 (18.87%) PHP
11 10 (18.87%) MySQL
12 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
12 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
13 8 (15.09%) Selenium
13 8 (15.09%) Big Data
13 8 (15.09%) Finance
14 7 (13.21%) SQL
14 7 (13.21%) Perl
14 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
14 7 (13.21%) JIRA
15 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
15 6 (11.32%) R
15 6 (11.32%) Scala
15 6 (11.32%) SDLC

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (7.55%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.66%) SAS
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
3 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.77%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) BGP
2 1 (1.89%) DMZ
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) OSPF
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) VLAN
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) Big Data
3 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.55%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.55%) MariaDB
6 3 (5.66%) DB2
6 3 (5.66%) QlikView
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.89%) GIS
8 1 (1.89%) Redis
8 1 (1.89%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Selenium
2 7 (13.21%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Mockito
4 1 (1.89%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.89%) TestNG
General
1 21 (39.62%) Marketing
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Junior
2 17 (32.08%) Junior Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Java Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Python Developer
4 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Graduate
4 15 (28.30%) Graduate C# Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Graduate Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Graduate Java Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Graduate Python Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Junior C# Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Junior Java Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Junior Python Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Test Leader
6 5 (9.43%) Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Automation Test Lead
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Data Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) J2EE
2 17 (32.08%) .NET
3 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
3 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (11.32%) CSS
5 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.55%) HTML
6 3 (5.66%) Middleware
6 3 (5.66%) REST
6 3 (5.66%) SOAP
6 3 (5.66%) Web Services
7 2 (3.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) JSON
7 2 (3.77%) XML
8 1 (1.89%) CSS3
8 1 (1.89%) JPA
8 1 (1.89%) jQuery
8 1 (1.89%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.89%) Node.js
8 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.89%) LLPG
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) CentOS
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) TDD
3 15 (28.30%) BDD
3 15 (28.30%) MVC
4 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
4 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
5 6 (11.32%) SDLC
6 5 (9.43%) Information Security
6 5 (9.43%) Network Management
6 5 (9.43%) Open Source
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) Machine Learning
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Network Design
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Statistics
8 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
2 17 (32.08%) C#
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) C++
5 10 (18.87%) PHP
6 7 (13.21%) Perl
6 7 (13.21%) SQL
7 6 (11.32%) R
7 6 (11.32%) Scala
8 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.66%) C
9 3 (5.66%) Ruby
10 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.89%) Go
11 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) CCSA
2 1 (1.89%) CCSE
2 1 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) BS7666
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) etcd
2 1 (1.89%) flannel
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Nagios
2 4 (7.55%) Cacti
2 4 (7.55%) Icinga
3 3 (5.66%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Nessus
4 2 (3.77%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.89%) Consul
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) Salt
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) Sysdig
5 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Tableau
3 2 (3.77%) Cognos
3 2 (3.77%) Qualys
3 2 (3.77%) Rapid7
4 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) ESRI
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Juniper
4 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
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