Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 64 148
Rank change year-on-year -6 +84 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 195 270 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.80% 4.17% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.04% 7.98% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 229 297 163
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 2769 3385 3778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 53.92% 52.25% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2836 3279
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Python as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Python in the East Midlands

Python
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

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 23 September 2017. 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 -4 78 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Northamptonshire +14 53 £29,000 -19.44% 4
Leicestershire -27 32 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Derbyshire +13 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £28,500 -
Python
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Python.

1 106 (54.36%) Java
2 92 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (41.54%) SQL
4 79 (40.51%) C#
5 74 (37.95%) Degree
6 72 (36.92%) JavaScript
7 64 (32.82%) Linux
7 64 (32.82%) Computer Science
8 59 (30.26%) C++
9 56 (28.72%) Software Engineering
10 50 (25.64%) Ruby
10 50 (25.64%) HTML
11 43 (22.05%) Mathematics
12 42 (21.54%) Git (software)
13 41 (21.03%) Jenkins
14 39 (20.00%) Algorithms
14 39 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (20.00%) Physics
14 39 (20.00%) Scrum
15 34 (17.44%) Test Automation
16 33 (16.92%) .NET
17 32 (16.41%) PHP
17 32 (16.41%) Electronics
17 32 (16.41%) Web Development
17 32 (16.41%) AngularJS
18 28 (14.36%) Machine Learning
18 28 (14.36%) HTML5
19 27 (13.85%) TDD
20 26 (13.33%) CSS
20 26 (13.33%) Computer Vision

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 21 (10.77%) Apache Spark
2 18 (9.23%) Apache
2 18 (9.23%) Confluence
3 10 (5.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (5.13%) Alfresco
3 10 (5.13%) CMS
3 10 (5.13%) Liferay
4 9 (4.62%) JBoss
5 8 (4.10%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.59%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.05%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.54%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.54%) SAS
8 3 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.03%) Jetty
10 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Maple
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.31%) GitHub
2 22 (11.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.15%) Firewall
3 6 (3.08%) Network Security
4 5 (2.56%) BGP
4 5 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (2.56%) EIGRP
4 5 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (2.56%) HSRP
4 5 (2.56%) HTTP
4 5 (2.56%) IPsec
4 5 (2.56%) NX-OS
4 5 (2.56%) SSL
4 5 (2.56%) VRRP
4 5 (2.56%) Wireless
4 5 (2.56%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.54%) 4G
5 3 (1.54%) 5G
5 3 (1.54%) VPN
6 2 (1.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.79%) Big Data
2 22 (11.28%) MySQL
3 21 (10.77%) NoSQL
4 20 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.64%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.59%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.56%) Redis
9 4 (2.05%) Riak
10 3 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.54%) QlikView
11 2 (1.03%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.03%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.51%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 41 (21.03%) Jenkins
3 24 (12.31%) JIRA
4 19 (9.74%) Appium
5 17 (8.72%) Calabash
5 17 (8.72%) Cucumber
5 17 (8.72%) JMeter
5 17 (8.72%) Subversion
6 16 (8.21%) TeamCity
7 14 (7.18%) JUnit
8 13 (6.67%) SpecFlow
9 12 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (6.15%) Gatling
9 12 (6.15%) JBehave
9 12 (6.15%) Visual Studio
10 11 (5.64%) LabVIEW
10 11 (5.64%) Selenium
11 10 (5.13%) Travis CI
12 6 (3.08%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (16.41%) Electronics
2 18 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.69%) Finance
4 12 (6.15%) Games
4 12 (6.15%) Retail
5 10 (5.13%) Banking
6 8 (4.10%) Marketing
7 7 (3.59%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.54%) Advertising
9 2 (1.03%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (47.69%) Developer
2 36 (18.46%) Software Engineer
3 33 (16.92%) Software Developer
4 27 (13.85%) C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (12.31%) Graduate
6 18 (9.23%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 15 (7.69%) Tester
8 14 (7.18%) C++ Developer
8 14 (7.18%) C++ Software Developer
8 14 (7.18%) Data Scientist
8 14 (7.18%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (6.15%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (6.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 12 (6.15%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 12 (6.15%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
9 12 (6.15%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (6.15%) Graduate Software Developer
9 12 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 12 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.64%) HTML
2 33 (16.92%) .NET
3 32 (16.41%) AngularJS
4 28 (14.36%) HTML5
5 26 (13.33%) CSS
6 19 (9.74%) Web Services
7 17 (8.72%) Node.js
8 14 (7.18%) Django
9 11 (5.64%) CSS3
9 11 (5.64%) J2EE
9 11 (5.64%) Kafka
10 10 (5.13%) Apache Camel
10 10 (5.13%) RESTful
10 10 (5.13%) WebCenter
11 9 (4.62%) React
11 9 (4.62%) REST
12 7 (3.59%) .NET Framework
12 7 (3.59%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.59%) Entity Framework
12 7 (3.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (32.82%) Computer Science
2 39 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.56%) Device Driver
5 5 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (2.56%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.56%) Wiki
6 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.05%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (1.03%) Robotics
8 2 (1.03%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) Blog
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (32.82%) Linux
2 24 (12.31%) Unix
3 18 (9.23%) Embedded Linux
3 18 (9.23%) Windows
4 10 (5.13%) Android
4 10 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (28.72%) Software Engineering
3 43 (22.05%) Mathematics
4 39 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (20.00%) Physics
4 39 (20.00%) Scrum
5 34 (17.44%) Test Automation
6 32 (16.41%) Web Development
7 28 (14.36%) Machine Learning
8 27 (13.85%) TDD
9 26 (13.33%) Computer Vision
10 19 (9.74%) DevOps
11 17 (8.72%) Analytics
11 17 (8.72%) Open Source
12 16 (8.21%) BDD
12 16 (8.21%) Data Visualisation
12 16 (8.21%) Visualisation
13 15 (7.69%) Configuration Management
13 15 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 106 (54.36%) Java
2 81 (41.54%) SQL
3 79 (40.51%) C#
4 72 (36.92%) JavaScript
5 59 (30.26%) C++
6 50 (25.64%) Ruby
7 32 (16.41%) PHP
8 25 (12.82%) R
9 23 (11.79%) Bash Shell
10 21 (10.77%) Perl
11 20 (10.26%) C
12 19 (9.74%) MATLAB
13 17 (8.72%) Scala
14 9 (4.62%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.56%) Tcl
16 3 (1.54%) Go
17 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.51%) sed
17 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 74 (37.95%) Degree
2 23 (11.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (11.79%) PhD
3 14 (7.18%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (3.08%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.54%) ISEB
5 3 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.13%) Firmware
2 7 (3.59%) Docker
3 5 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.56%) vSphere
4 4 (2.05%) Xen
4 4 (2.05%) XenServer
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (8.21%) Puppet
2 12 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.64%) Ansible
4 10 (5.13%) TeamSite
5 5 (2.56%) Cobbler
6 4 (2.05%) Terraform
6 4 (2.05%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.03%) Nagios
7 2 (1.03%) Salt
8 1 (0.51%) Cacti
8 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.51%) Icinga
8 1 (0.51%) Kibana
8 1 (0.51%) logstash
8 1 (0.51%) Munin
8 1 (0.51%) Opsview
8 1 (0.51%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (12.82%) Oracle
2 10 (5.13%) Adobe
2 10 (5.13%) HP
2 10 (5.13%) OpenText
3 6 (3.08%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.08%) SAP
3 6 (3.08%) Tableau
4 5 (2.56%) Arista
4 5 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.56%) Cisco
4 5 (2.56%) F5
4 5 (2.56%) Google
4 5 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 5 (2.56%) Sourcefire
4 5 (2.56%) Xilinx
5 4 (2.05%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (1.54%) IBM
7 2 (1.03%) TIBCO