Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 57 78
Rank change year-on-year +26 +21 -19
Permanent jobs citing Python 157 186 183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.75% 4.68% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.43% 8.22% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 141 150 160
Median annual salary £50,000 £41,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -21.90% +31.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,950 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 1,169 2,263 3,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.24% 56.92% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1,765 2,630
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4 June 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 4 June 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 +19 101 £52,500 +10.53% 12
Leicestershire +20 23 £46,250 +23.33% 5
Northamptonshire +17 16 £37,500 -46.43% 4
Derbyshire +20 14 £37,500 +20.97% 3
Lincolnshire 0 2 £30,000 -35.14% 1
Rutland - 1 £27,500 -
Python
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 80 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.68%) Java
3 64 (40.76%) Git (software)
4 56 (35.67%) JavaScript
5 55 (35.03%) Software Engineering
6 52 (33.12%) C#
7 51 (32.48%) AWS
8 44 (28.03%) Jenkins
8 44 (28.03%) DevOps
9 43 (27.39%) Test Automation
10 39 (24.84%) HTML
11 35 (22.29%) Scrum
11 35 (22.29%) Azure
12 34 (21.66%) CSS
13 28 (17.83%) SQL
13 28 (17.83%) Secure Coding
14 26 (16.56%) SDLC
15 25 (15.92%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (15.29%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (14.01%) User Stories
17 22 (14.01%) Sonatype Nexus
17 22 (14.01%) OOP
17 22 (14.01%) BDD
18 21 (13.38%) HTML5
18 21 (13.38%) Degree
18 21 (13.38%) Unit Testing
18 21 (13.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (13.38%) Linux
18 21 (13.38%) TDD
19 20 (12.74%) Subversion

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 6 (3.82%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.27%) Confluence
3 2 (1.27%) SAS
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Synapse
4 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 51 (32.48%) AWS
2 35 (22.29%) Azure
3 16 (10.19%) GCP
4 11 (7.01%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (7.01%) Serverless
5 6 (3.82%) GitHub
6 5 (3.18%) SaaS
7 4 (2.55%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.27%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.27%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.27%) Loggly
9 2 (1.27%) PaaS
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.64%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.91%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (1.91%) DNS
2 3 (1.91%) Firewall
2 3 (1.91%) LAN
2 3 (1.91%) Network Security
2 3 (1.91%) Skype
2 3 (1.91%) VPN
2 3 (1.91%) WAN
2 3 (1.91%) WebEx
3 2 (1.27%) CTI
3 2 (1.27%) HTTP
3 2 (1.27%) VoIP
4 1 (0.64%) DHCP
4 1 (0.64%) IPv6
4 1 (0.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) MySQL
2 13 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.64%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.10%) Data Mining
4 8 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (3.82%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.55%) Power BI
6 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.55%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (1.91%) Big Data
7 3 (1.91%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.91%) EDMS
7 3 (1.91%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.91%) OLAP
7 3 (1.91%) OLTP
7 3 (1.91%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 64 (40.76%) Git (software)
2 44 (28.03%) Jenkins
3 22 (14.01%) Sonatype Nexus
4 21 (13.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (12.74%) Eclipse
5 20 (12.74%) IntelliJ
5 20 (12.74%) Subversion
6 11 (7.01%) Mercurial
7 10 (6.37%) NUnit
8 7 (4.46%) JUnit
8 7 (4.46%) Selenium
9 5 (3.18%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.18%) GitLab
10 3 (1.91%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.91%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.91%) ERwin
10 3 (1.91%) JIRA
10 3 (1.91%) PowerDesigner
10 3 (1.91%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (11.46%) Law
2 11 (7.01%) Finance
3 7 (4.46%) Back Office
4 6 (3.82%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.18%) Automotive
6 3 (1.91%) Banking
6 3 (1.91%) Marketing
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (46.50%) Developer
2 35 (22.29%) Software Engineer
3 17 (10.83%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.19%) Java Engineer
4 16 (10.19%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (9.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (9.55%) Lead Software Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Python Engineer
7 13 (8.28%) Python Software Engineer
7 13 (8.28%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (7.64%) JavaScript Engineer
8 12 (7.64%) Lead Java Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (7.01%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (7.01%) Python Developer
10 10 (6.37%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (5.73%) Analyst
11 9 (5.73%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.84%) HTML
2 34 (21.66%) CSS
3 21 (13.38%) HTML5
4 20 (12.74%) CSS3
5 19 (12.10%) .NET
6 17 (10.83%) AngularJS
7 16 (10.19%) REST
8 14 (8.92%) Node.js
9 12 (7.64%) jQuery
9 12 (7.64%) SOAP
10 11 (7.01%) WPF
11 10 (6.37%) LINQ
12 9 (5.73%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (5.73%) Web Services
13 8 (5.10%) Ajax
13 8 (5.10%) JSON
13 8 (5.10%) React
13 8 (5.10%) XML
14 7 (4.46%) SignalR
14 7 (4.46%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.29%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.28%) Public Cloud
3 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.37%) Cloud Native
5 8 (5.10%) Renewable Energy
6 7 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.82%) User Experience
8 5 (3.18%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.91%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.91%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.38%) Linux
2 12 (7.64%) Windows
3 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.55%) Unix
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.03%) Software Engineering
3 44 (28.03%) DevOps
4 43 (27.39%) Test Automation
5 35 (22.29%) Scrum
6 28 (17.83%) Secure Coding
7 26 (16.56%) SDLC
8 25 (15.92%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (14.01%) BDD
9 22 (14.01%) OOP
9 22 (14.01%) User Stories
10 21 (13.38%) TDD
10 21 (13.38%) Unit Testing
11 20 (12.74%) Analytics
11 20 (12.74%) OO
12 16 (10.19%) Web Development
13 12 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.64%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.01%) Functional Programming
14 11 (7.01%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.68%) Java
2 56 (35.67%) JavaScript
3 52 (33.12%) C#
4 28 (17.83%) SQL
5 20 (12.74%) C++
6 17 (10.83%) PHP
7 15 (9.55%) Bash Shell
8 14 (8.92%) Perl
8 14 (8.92%) PowerShell
9 10 (6.37%) Scala
10 9 (5.73%) Fortran
11 5 (3.18%) Ruby
11 5 (3.18%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.91%) C
12 3 (1.91%) R
12 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.91%) VBA
13 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.64%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 21 (13.38%) Degree
2 7 (4.46%) DV Cleared
2 7 (4.46%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.18%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.91%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.64%) PhD
6 1 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.64%) VCAP
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.64%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (8.92%) Docker
2 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.27%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.64%) HDFS
4 1 (0.64%) vCloud
4 1 (0.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (9.55%) Kubernetes
2 13 (8.28%) Terraform
3 11 (7.01%) Puppet
4 10 (6.37%) Ansible
5 7 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.27%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.64%) Cacti
7 1 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.64%) Mesos
7 1 (0.64%) Nagios
7 1 (0.64%) Packer
7 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (7.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.46%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.82%) Tableau
3 6 (3.82%) VMware
4 5 (3.18%) Google
5 4 (2.55%) Splunk
6 3 (1.91%) Cisco
6 3 (1.91%) McAfee
6 3 (1.91%) Oracle
6 3 (1.91%) Riverbed
6 3 (1.91%) Symantec
7 2 (1.27%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.27%) Capita
7 2 (1.27%) New Relic
7 2 (1.27%) Percona
8 1 (0.64%) Databricks
8 1 (0.64%) Dell
8 1 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.64%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.64%) SnapLogic