Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 39 54
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 228 175 203
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.69% 5.41% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.30% 10.75% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 197 162 156
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +25.00% -20.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £74,875 £70,000
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 1,399 1,628 2,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 53.30% 50.36% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,421 1,784
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +8 115 £50,000 -9.09% 28
Leicestershire +30 46 £50,000 +17.65% 13
Northamptonshire +32 23 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Derbyshire +12 22 £43,000 +14.67% 5
Lincolnshire +13 13 £30,000 -4.76% 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 79 (34.65%) SQL
2 70 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 60 (26.32%) DevOps
4 58 (25.44%) Azure
5 55 (24.12%) Java
6 54 (23.68%) Linux
7 53 (23.25%) C#
8 52 (22.81%) Docker
9 50 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (21.49%) Node.js
11 48 (21.05%) Bash Shell
12 47 (20.61%) Law
13 46 (20.18%) Microsoft
14 45 (19.74%) Finance
15 44 (19.30%) AWS
16 43 (18.86%) Software Engineering
17 41 (17.98%) Ansible
18 40 (17.54%) Microservices
19 38 (16.67%) Ruby
20 36 (15.79%) Fintech
21 32 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
21 32 (14.04%) C++
22 31 (13.60%) PowerShell
23 30 (13.16%) C
24 28 (12.28%) Analytics
24 28 (12.28%) Terraform
25 27 (11.84%) Kubernetes
25 27 (11.84%) PHP
26 26 (11.40%) Machine Learning
27 25 (10.96%) Collaborative Working

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 (3.07%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.75%) Apache
2 4 (1.75%) OpenROAD
2 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.32%) IIS
3 3 (1.32%) Jupyter
3 3 (1.32%) nginx
3 3 (1.32%) SAS
4 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 2 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.44%) Liferay
5 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 58 (25.44%) Azure
2 44 (19.30%) AWS
3 22 (9.65%) GCP
4 19 (8.33%) PaaS
5 14 (6.14%) Serverless
6 13 (5.70%) Power Platform
7 11 (4.82%) GitHub
8 7 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.75%) IaaS
10 4 (1.75%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (1.75%) SaaS
11 3 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.44%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.44%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.26%) Firewall
2 9 (3.95%) Modbus
3 7 (3.07%) Ethernet
3 7 (3.07%) RS-232
3 7 (3.07%) RS-485
3 7 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.63%) DNS
5 5 (2.19%) Internet
6 4 (1.75%) LAN
6 4 (1.75%) WAN
7 3 (1.32%) DHCP
7 3 (1.32%) VLAN
7 3 (1.32%) VPN
8 2 (0.88%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.44%) Intranet
9 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.70%) Power BI
3 12 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.39%) MySQL
6 7 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.63%) Tableau
8 5 (2.19%) Big Data
8 5 (2.19%) Data Lake
8 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.75%) Ingres
9 4 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.32%) Looker
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.95%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.95%) GCC
3 9 (3.95%) GitLab
3 9 (3.95%) Robot Framework
4 7 (3.07%) Travis CI
5 5 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.19%) JIRA
5 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.32%) Selenium
7 3 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.88%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.44%) Grunt
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.44%) ProC
9 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 47 (20.61%) Law
2 45 (19.74%) Finance
3 20 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.82%) Multimedia
5 7 (3.07%) Electronics
6 6 (2.63%) Games
7 5 (2.19%) Retail
8 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.44%) Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (29.82%) Developer
2 33 (14.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
4 19 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 16 (7.02%) Web Developer
6 15 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (6.58%) Junior
6 15 (6.58%) Node.js Developer
7 14 (6.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (5.26%) Analyst
9 11 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (4.82%) Data Engineer
9 11 (4.82%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.82%) Platform Engineer
9 11 (4.82%) Trainee Developer
9 11 (4.82%) Trainee Web Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) Junior DevOps
10 10 (4.39%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.49%) Node.js
2 25 (10.96%) HTML
3 23 (10.09%) CSS
4 22 (9.65%) .NET
4 22 (9.65%) AngularJS
5 20 (8.77%) React
6 17 (7.46%) HTML5
7 11 (4.82%) CSS3
8 10 (4.39%) Spring
9 9 (3.95%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (3.95%) JPA
9 9 (3.95%) REST
10 7 (3.07%) Web Services
11 6 (2.63%) Vue.js
12 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.75%) Django
12 4 (1.75%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.75%) WCF
12 4 (1.75%) WPF
13 3 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.95%) CAN bus
2 9 (3.95%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 8 (3.51%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.07%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.75%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.75%) FMCG
5 4 (1.75%) User Experience
6 2 (0.88%) Lidar
6 2 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.44%) Online Games
7 1 (0.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.68%) Linux
2 21 (9.21%) Windows
3 9 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.07%) CentOS
5 3 (1.32%) Unix
6 2 (0.88%) Fedora
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.32%) DevOps
2 50 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (18.86%) Software Engineering
4 40 (17.54%) Microservices
5 36 (15.79%) Fintech
6 28 (12.28%) Analytics
7 26 (11.40%) Machine Learning
8 25 (10.96%) Collaborative Working
9 24 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
9 24 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (10.53%) Data Engineering
10 20 (8.77%) Software Testing
10 20 (8.77%) Web Development
11 19 (8.33%) Configuration Management
12 17 (7.46%) Infrastructure as Code
12 17 (7.46%) Validation
13 16 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (6.58%) Test Automation
15 14 (6.14%) Data Science
16 12 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 79 (34.65%) SQL
2 70 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 55 (24.12%) Java
4 53 (23.25%) C#
5 48 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 38 (16.67%) Ruby
7 32 (14.04%) C++
8 31 (13.60%) PowerShell
9 30 (13.16%) C
10 27 (11.84%) PHP
11 15 (6.58%) Go
11 15 (6.58%) R
12 10 (4.39%) Java 8
13 9 (3.95%) Groovy
14 7 (3.07%) Embedded C
14 7 (3.07%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.63%) Scala
15 6 (2.63%) T-SQL
16 5 (2.19%) VBA
17 4 (1.75%) Ingres ABF
Qualifications
1 25 (10.96%) Degree
2 9 (3.95%) PhD
3 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 52 (22.81%) Docker
2 9 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.32%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.88%) Firmware
5 2 (0.88%) NFS
5 2 (0.88%) Postfix
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 41 (17.98%) Ansible
2 32 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (12.28%) Terraform
4 27 (11.84%) Kubernetes
5 14 (6.14%) Puppet
6 4 (1.75%) SCCM
6 4 (1.75%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.32%) Nagios
7 3 (1.32%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.88%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 46 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.89%) Sun
3 13 (5.70%) Google
3 13 (5.70%) Oracle
4 9 (3.95%) VMware
5 5 (2.19%) Databricks
6 4 (1.75%) Actian
6 4 (1.75%) Telerik
6 4 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.32%) Cognos
7 3 (1.32%) Sonatype
8 2 (0.88%) Adobe
8 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.88%) Teradata
9 1 (0.44%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.44%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.44%) Talend
9 1 (0.44%) UiPath