Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 64 49
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 118 149 231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.74% 4.07% 5.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.24% 7.83% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 118 141 177
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,152 1,902 2,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.00% 52.01% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1,686 1,810
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the East Midlands

Python
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Python in the East Midlands

Python
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Python in the East Midlands

Python
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 70 £50,000 -6.98% 25
Leicestershire +14 18 £45,000 +9.09% 12
Northamptonshire +36 15 £54,000 -4.00% 5
Derbyshire +7 6 £39,250 +4.67% 8
Lincolnshire +10 5 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Python.

1 39 (33.05%) Azure
2 37 (31.36%) SQL
3 33 (27.97%) Law
4 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (26.27%) Node.js
6 28 (23.73%) Finance
6 28 (23.73%) DevOps
7 27 (22.88%) JavaScript
8 25 (21.19%) Linux
8 25 (21.19%) Software Engineering
9 24 (20.34%) C#
9 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
9 24 (20.34%) Fintech
10 22 (18.64%) Microservices
10 22 (18.64%) Collaborative Working
10 22 (18.64%) Degree
10 22 (18.64%) AWS
11 21 (17.80%) Java
12 20 (16.95%) C
12 20 (16.95%) Machine Learning
12 20 (16.95%) Data Engineering
13 19 (16.10%) Bash Shell
13 19 (16.10%) C++
14 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
14 18 (15.25%) Artificial Intelligence
15 17 (14.41%) Analytics
16 16 (13.56%) React
16 16 (13.56%) Ansible
16 16 (13.56%) Docker
17 15 (12.71%) PowerShell

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 7 (5.93%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.54%) Apache
2 3 (2.54%) IIS
2 3 (2.54%) Jupyter
2 3 (2.54%) nginx
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.85%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (33.05%) Azure
2 22 (18.64%) AWS
3 14 (11.86%) GCP
4 11 (9.32%) Power Platform
5 10 (8.47%) GitHub
5 10 (8.47%) PaaS
6 6 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (4.24%) Serverless
8 3 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) Firewall
2 6 (5.08%) Internet
3 5 (4.24%) Ethernet
3 5 (4.24%) Modbus
3 5 (4.24%) RS-232
3 5 (4.24%) RS-485
4 2 (1.69%) DNS
4 2 (1.69%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) Power BI
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.63%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.78%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.93%) Tableau
7 6 (5.08%) HBase
7 6 (5.08%) MySQL
8 5 (4.24%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.39%) Big Data
9 4 (3.39%) Data Lake
10 3 (2.54%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.08%) GitLab
3 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.24%) GCC
3 5 (4.24%) JIRA
3 5 (4.24%) Robot Framework
3 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.54%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.85%) Bower
5 1 (0.85%) Grunt
5 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 33 (27.97%) Law
2 28 (23.73%) Finance
3 5 (4.24%) Electronics
3 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.39%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Developer
2 13 (11.02%) Software Engineer
3 12 (10.17%) Junior
4 10 (8.47%) Node.js Developer
5 9 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Data Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Data Scientist
6 6 (5.08%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Software Verification Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Verification Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.27%) Node.js
2 16 (13.56%) React
3 10 (8.47%) CSS
3 10 (8.47%) HTML
4 9 (7.63%) .NET
5 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
5 7 (5.93%) HTML5
5 7 (5.93%) Web Services
6 6 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (5.08%) Spring
7 5 (4.24%) REST
8 4 (3.39%) CSS3
8 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.54%) J2EE
9 3 (2.54%) jBPM
9 3 (2.54%) JDBC
9 3 (2.54%) Middleware
9 3 (2.54%) RESTful
9 3 (2.54%) SOAP
9 3 (2.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.47%) User Experience
3 5 (4.24%) CAN bus
3 5 (4.24%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.54%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.19%) Linux
2 11 (9.32%) Windows
3 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.08%) Unix
4 2 (1.69%) CentOS
4 2 (1.69%) Fedora
4 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.73%) DevOps
3 25 (21.19%) Software Engineering
4 24 (20.34%) Fintech
5 22 (18.64%) Collaborative Working
5 22 (18.64%) Microservices
6 20 (16.95%) Data Engineering
6 20 (16.95%) Machine Learning
7 18 (15.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 17 (14.41%) Analytics
9 14 (11.86%) Data Science
10 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.32%) Scrum
11 11 (9.32%) Validation
11 11 (9.32%) Visualisation
12 10 (8.47%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.63%) BDD
13 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.63%) Mathematics
13 9 (7.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.36%) SQL
2 27 (22.88%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.34%) C#
4 21 (17.80%) Java
5 20 (16.95%) C
6 19 (16.10%) Bash Shell
6 19 (16.10%) C++
7 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.63%) Go
8 9 (7.63%) PHP
9 8 (6.78%) Ruby
10 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.24%) Embedded C
12 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.39%) Scala
13 3 (2.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (2.54%) R
14 2 (1.69%) Java 8
15 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (18.64%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) PhD
3 5 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.85%) MCSA
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (13.56%) Docker
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.54%) Firmware
3 3 (2.54%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.69%) HDFS
4 2 (1.69%) NFS
4 2 (1.69%) Postfix
5 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) Ansible
2 13 (11.02%) Kubernetes
2 13 (11.02%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.93%) Puppet
4 6 (5.08%) Terraform
5 3 (2.54%) Nagios
5 3 (2.54%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.69%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.71%) Sun
3 11 (9.32%) Google
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle
5 6 (5.08%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.08%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.24%) VMware
7 3 (2.54%) Databricks
7 3 (2.54%) Solace
7 3 (2.54%) Sonatype
8 2 (1.69%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.69%) Teradata
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.85%) Cognos
9 1 (0.85%) Epicor
9 1 (0.85%) Informatica
9 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.85%) Sage
9 1 (0.85%) SAP