Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 22 29 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 +60
Permanent jobs citing Python 258 139 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.30% 7.75% 4.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.79% 15.04% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 188 125 163
10th Percentile £31,175 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,846 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,875 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.79% +18.75% -20.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,250 £77,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 1,537 924 2,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 49.47% 51.51% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,160 783 1,918
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £26,425
25th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -2.38%
75th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -2 100 £50,000 -9.09% 23
Northamptonshire +9 52 £50,000 +33.33% 11
Leicestershire +5 52 £50,000 +39.49% 13
Derbyshire -3 31 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Lincolnshire -4 16 £30,000 - 8
Python
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 97 (37.60%) SQL
2 77 (29.84%) JavaScript
3 74 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (28.29%) Linux
4 73 (28.29%) Azure
5 72 (27.91%) DevOps
6 62 (24.03%) Social Skills
7 60 (23.26%) AWS
8 59 (22.87%) Docker
9 56 (21.71%) Bash Shell
10 55 (21.32%) Java
10 55 (21.32%) Finance
11 54 (20.93%) C#
12 50 (19.38%) Ansible
13 49 (18.99%) Git (software)
14 46 (17.83%) Ruby
15 44 (17.05%) Software Engineering
16 43 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 43 (16.67%) Node.js
17 42 (16.28%) Kubernetes
18 41 (15.89%) Analytics
19 39 (15.12%) Terraform
20 38 (14.73%) C++
21 37 (14.34%) C
22 36 (13.95%) PHP
22 36 (13.95%) PowerShell
23 35 (13.57%) Computer Science
24 34 (13.18%) Opscode Chef
25 33 (12.79%) Degree
25 33 (12.79%) .NET

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 8 (3.10%) OpenROAD
2 7 (2.71%) OpenStack
2 7 (2.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.94%) SAS
5 4 (1.55%) Apache
5 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.16%) CMS
6 3 (1.16%) Confluence
7 2 (0.78%) nginx
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.39%) Liferay
8 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (28.29%) Azure
2 60 (23.26%) AWS
3 26 (10.08%) GCP
4 20 (7.75%) PaaS
5 14 (5.43%) Power Platform
5 14 (5.43%) SaaS
6 13 (5.04%) GitHub
6 13 (5.04%) IaaS
7 10 (3.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.49%) Serverless
9 8 (3.10%) Amazon EKS
9 8 (3.10%) OpenShift
10 7 (2.71%) AWS CodeCommit
10 7 (2.71%) AWS CodePipeline
10 7 (2.71%) Azure Pipelines
11 4 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.55%) Microsoft 365
11 4 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.20%) DNS
1 16 (6.20%) Firewall
2 15 (5.81%) WAN
3 14 (5.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.26%) LAN
5 10 (3.88%) SSL
5 10 (3.88%) VPN
6 9 (3.49%) HTTP
6 9 (3.49%) Internet
7 7 (2.71%) IPv4
7 7 (2.71%) SMTP
8 6 (2.33%) BGP
8 6 (2.33%) HSRP
9 5 (1.94%) DHCP
9 5 (1.94%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.94%) MQTT
9 5 (1.94%) RS-232
9 5 (1.94%) RS-485
9 5 (1.94%) VLAN
10 4 (1.55%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (8.91%) MySQL
2 23 (8.91%) NoSQL
3 20 (7.75%) Hadoop
4 19 (7.36%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.98%) Apache Hive
6 15 (5.81%) SQL Server
7 14 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.43%) Power BI
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.10%) Ingres
9 8 (3.10%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.33%) Data Lake
11 5 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.16%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.16%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 49 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.02%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.20%) JIRA
4 11 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.88%) GitLab
6 7 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.71%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.71%) GCC
6 7 (2.71%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.94%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.94%) Selenium
7 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.55%) Robot Framework
8 4 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.55%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.16%) ProC
9 3 (1.16%) Subversion
10 2 (0.78%) Bugzilla
General
1 62 (24.03%) Social Skills
2 55 (21.32%) Finance
3 27 (10.47%) Law
4 19 (7.36%) Manufacturing
5 16 (6.20%) Banking
6 12 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (4.26%) Retail
8 8 (3.10%) Organisational Skills
9 7 (2.71%) Multimedia
10 6 (2.33%) Games
10 6 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (1.94%) Electronics
12 4 (1.55%) Marketing
13 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (31.78%) Developer
2 36 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (9.69%) Software Engineer
4 17 (6.59%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (6.59%) C# Developer
4 17 (6.59%) Data Engineer
5 16 (6.20%) Analyst
5 16 (6.20%) Software Developer
6 14 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (5.43%) Senior Developer
6 14 (5.43%) Web Developer
7 13 (5.04%) Junior
7 13 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (3.88%) Data Scientist
9 10 (3.88%) Junior DevOps
9 10 (3.88%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.10%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.67%) Node.js
2 33 (12.79%) .NET
3 32 (12.40%) HTML
4 31 (12.02%) AngularJS
5 29 (11.24%) CSS
6 21 (8.14%) Django
7 19 (7.36%) REST
8 17 (6.59%) HTML5
8 17 (6.59%) React
9 16 (6.20%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (5.81%) RESTful
11 13 (5.04%) Web Services
12 12 (4.65%) Bokeh
12 12 (4.65%) PySpark
13 11 (4.26%) ASP.NET
13 11 (4.26%) Kafka
13 11 (4.26%) LAPP Stack
14 10 (3.88%) .NET Core
14 10 (3.88%) Elastic Stack
14 10 (3.88%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.43%) Algorithms
2 11 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.26%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.10%) Legacy Systems
4 5 (1.94%) Cloud Native
4 5 (1.94%) Industry 4.0
4 5 (1.94%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.94%) User Experience
5 4 (1.55%) CAN bus
5 4 (1.55%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.55%) FMCG
5 4 (1.55%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 4 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.16%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (0.78%) Lidar
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.29%) Linux
2 31 (12.02%) Windows
3 21 (8.14%) Unix
4 9 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.91%) DevOps
3 44 (17.05%) Software Engineering
4 41 (15.89%) Analytics
5 35 (13.57%) Computer Science
6 32 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (12.40%) Microservices
7 25 (9.69%) Data Science
8 24 (9.30%) Machine Learning
8 24 (9.30%) Scrum
9 20 (7.75%) ETL
9 20 (7.75%) Validation
10 19 (7.36%) Decision-Making
10 19 (7.36%) Fintech
10 19 (7.36%) ITIL
10 19 (7.36%) Visualisation
11 18 (6.98%) Infrastructure as Code
12 17 (6.59%) Mathematics
12 17 (6.59%) SDLC
12 17 (6.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.60%) SQL
2 77 (29.84%) JavaScript
3 56 (21.71%) Bash Shell
4 55 (21.32%) Java
5 54 (20.93%) C#
6 46 (17.83%) Ruby
7 38 (14.73%) C++
8 37 (14.34%) C
9 36 (13.95%) PHP
9 36 (13.95%) PowerShell
10 32 (12.40%) R
11 18 (6.98%) Go
12 14 (5.43%) Perl
13 13 (5.04%) VB.NET
14 10 (3.88%) Groovy
15 9 (3.49%) PL/SQL
16 8 (3.10%) Ingres ABF
16 8 (3.10%) Java 8
16 8 (3.10%) VBA
17 7 (2.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (12.79%) Degree
2 12 (4.65%) Master's Degree
3 5 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.55%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.55%) CCNP
4 4 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.16%) PhD
6 1 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) QA
2 4 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.16%) JTAG
3 3 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (22.87%) Docker
2 10 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.78%) Firmware
4 2 (0.78%) HDFS
4 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 50 (19.38%) Ansible
2 42 (16.28%) Kubernetes
3 39 (15.12%) Terraform
4 34 (13.18%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (8.14%) Puppet
6 11 (4.26%) SCCM
7 8 (3.10%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.78%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.39%) Packer
9 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 43 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.47%) Oracle
3 12 (4.65%) Google
4 10 (3.88%) Sun
5 8 (3.10%) Actian
5 8 (3.10%) Telerik
5 8 (3.10%) VMware
5 8 (3.10%) Xamarin
6 7 (2.71%) Alibaba
6 7 (2.71%) IBM
6 7 (2.71%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.33%) Cisco
7 6 (2.33%) Databricks
8 4 (1.55%) LexisNexis
9 3 (1.16%) Adobe
9 3 (1.16%) SAP
10 2 (0.78%) Cognos
10 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.78%) Teradata