Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 58 67
Rank change year-on-year +30 +9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Python 93 178 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.55% 4.54% 4.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.57% 8.42% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83 169 145
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 804 2,114 2,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.66% 53.87% 56.71%
Number of salaries quoted 678 1,868 2,165
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,875 £64,125 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 28 October 2020.

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 28 October 2020. 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 +18 50 £45,000 -21.74% 20
Northamptonshire +28 16 £53,750 -36.01% 4
Derbyshire +32 13 £39,500 +43.64%
Lincolnshire +11 6 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Leicestershire +3 6 £48,750 +25.81% 5
Python
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 43 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) SQL
3 31 (33.33%) DevOps
4 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
4 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
5 23 (24.73%) C#
6 22 (23.66%) Finance
7 21 (22.58%) AWS
8 20 (21.51%) Linux
9 19 (20.43%) Azure
9 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (20.43%) Degree
10 18 (19.35%) C++
11 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
11 17 (18.28%) Analytics
12 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
13 14 (15.05%) Node.js
13 14 (15.05%) Java
13 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (13.98%) Perl
14 13 (13.98%) BDD
15 12 (12.90%) Oracle
15 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (11.83%) Data Mining
16 11 (11.83%) ETL
16 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
16 11 (11.83%) Unix
16 11 (11.83%) Windows
16 11 (11.83%) Law
16 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell

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 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.15%) Confluence
3 2 (2.15%) IIS
3 2 (2.15%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.08%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.58%) AWS
2 19 (20.43%) Azure
3 7 (7.53%) Power Platform
4 6 (6.45%) GitHub
5 5 (5.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.23%) GCP
6 3 (3.23%) Loggly
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.15%) PaaS
7 2 (2.15%) SaaS
7 2 (2.15%) Serverless
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.08%) Route 53
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) Firewall
2 4 (4.30%) DNS
2 4 (4.30%) LAN
2 4 (4.30%) Network Security
2 4 (4.30%) WAN
3 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.23%) HTTP
3 3 (3.23%) RS-232
3 3 (3.23%) RS-485
3 3 (3.23%) Skype
3 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.23%) VPN
3 3 (3.23%) WebEx
4 2 (2.15%) Internet
4 2 (2.15%) IPv6
4 2 (2.15%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Data Mining
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) Hadoop
2 10 (10.75%) HBase
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.53%) Apache Hive
5 7 (7.53%) Power BI
5 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.53%) Tableau
6 6 (6.45%) Data Lake
6 6 (6.45%) Impala
6 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.38%) Big Data
7 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.38%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.60%) GitLab
3 7 (7.53%) NUnit
4 6 (6.45%) JIRA
4 6 (6.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (5.38%) JUnit
6 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.23%) GCC
8 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.15%) FishEye
8 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.15%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.08%) Babel
9 1 (1.08%) Gatling
9 1 (1.08%) GoCD
9 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.08%) Katalon Studio
9 1 (1.08%) Locust
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Electronics
4 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Developer
2 22 (23.66%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Junior
4 13 (13.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Python Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Data Scientist
9 4 (4.30%) ETL Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Ab Initio Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) Node.js
2 11 (11.83%) React
3 10 (10.75%) .NET
3 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.53%) HTML
4 7 (7.53%) LINQ
5 6 (6.45%) WPF
6 5 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (5.38%) REST
7 4 (4.30%) CSS
7 4 (4.30%) RESTful
7 4 (4.30%) Web Services
8 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.23%) jBPM
8 3 (3.23%) JDBC
8 3 (3.23%) JMS
8 3 (3.23%) Middleware
8 3 (3.23%) SOAP
8 3 (3.23%) Spring
8 3 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Renewable Energy
4 4 (4.30%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.15%) Wiki
7 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 11 (11.83%) Unix
2 11 (11.83%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) DevOps
3 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
4 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (18.28%) Analytics
6 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.98%) BDD
8 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
9 11 (11.83%) ETL
10 10 (10.75%) Scrum
10 10 (10.75%) Visualisation
11 9 (9.68%) Data Management
11 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.60%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (8.60%) Data Science
12 8 (8.60%) Functional Programming
12 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.48%) SQL
2 23 (24.73%) C#
3 18 (19.35%) C++
4 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.05%) Java
6 13 (13.98%) Perl
7 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.75%) C
9 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
10 7 (7.53%) PHP
11 6 (6.45%) Fortran
11 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
12 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
13 4 (4.30%) Scala
13 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
14 3 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (3.23%) Embedded C
14 3 (3.23%) Go
14 3 (3.23%) Ruby
15 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.30%) PhD
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.15%) VCAP
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.08%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.08%) MCSA
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Docker
2 6 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (6.45%) HDFS
3 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.15%) vCloud
4 2 (2.15%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.15%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Ansible
1 7 (7.53%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.45%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.30%) Packer
3 4 (4.30%) Terraform
4 3 (3.23%) Fluentd
4 3 (3.23%) Puppet
5 2 (2.15%) Nagios
5 2 (2.15%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.15%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.08%) Marathon
6 1 (1.08%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.45%) Ab Initio
4 6 (6.45%) Cloudera
4 6 (6.45%) Teradata
5 4 (4.30%) Google
5 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.30%) Sun
5 4 (4.30%) VMware
6 3 (3.23%) Cisco
6 3 (3.23%) McAfee
6 3 (3.23%) Percona
6 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.23%) Solace
6 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 3 (3.23%) Symantec
7 2 (2.15%) Dell
7 2 (2.15%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.08%) Informatica