Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 56 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 +84
Permanent jobs citing Python 191 237 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.76% 4.25% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 7.44% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 168 245 204
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £74,125 £63,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 3,087 3,184 3,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.74% 57.10% 53.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,678 2,731 2,795
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 +30 123 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Northamptonshire -7 27 £43,750 +45.83% 8
Lincolnshire +2 9 £33,750 +18.42% 2
Derbyshire -50 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Leicestershire -38 7 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Python
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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.

1 121 (63.35%) Linux
2 112 (58.64%) Java
3 106 (55.50%) DevOps
4 101 (52.88%) Ruby
5 100 (52.36%) C#
5 100 (52.36%) Amazon AWS
6 91 (47.64%) JavaScript
7 81 (42.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 80 (41.88%) Windows
9 75 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (38.74%) Software Engineering
11 72 (37.70%) Perl
11 72 (37.70%) Puppet
12 71 (37.17%) Opscode Chef
13 60 (31.41%) Ansible
13 60 (31.41%) SQL
14 59 (30.89%) PHP
15 55 (28.80%) Shell Script
16 53 (27.75%) Jenkins
17 45 (23.56%) OO
17 45 (23.56%) TDD
17 45 (23.56%) Test Automation
18 44 (23.04%) PowerShell
19 41 (21.47%) Configuration Management
20 39 (20.42%) Software Testing
21 38 (19.90%) Finance
21 38 (19.90%) BDD
21 38 (19.90%) NoSQL
22 37 (19.37%) Bash Shell
22 37 (19.37%) Algorithms

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 16 (8.38%) Apache
2 13 (6.81%) IIS
3 11 (5.76%) Apache Spark
4 10 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.14%) nginx
5 6 (3.14%) SAS
6 4 (2.09%) CloudStack
6 4 (2.09%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.57%) Confluence
8 2 (1.05%) CMS
9 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 100 (52.36%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (42.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (5.24%) SaaS
5 7 (3.66%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (3.14%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (3.14%) Bluemix
6 6 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.14%) Serverless
7 5 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.62%) GitHub
7 5 (2.62%) IaaS
8 4 (2.09%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.09%) PaaS
9 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) npm
10 1 (0.52%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.14%) Firewall
1 6 (3.14%) Wireless
2 5 (2.62%) LAN
2 5 (2.62%) WAN
3 4 (2.09%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) MQTT
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) SNMP
5 1 (0.52%) SSH
5 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.90%) NoSQL
2 35 (18.32%) MySQL
3 31 (16.23%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.95%) Big Data
5 18 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (8.90%) MongoDB
7 12 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.24%) Hadoop
8 10 (5.24%) Relational Database
9 9 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (4.71%) RDBMS
10 8 (4.19%) Oracle Database
11 6 (3.14%) BigQuery
11 6 (3.14%) Star Schema
12 3 (1.57%) Pentaho
13 2 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.05%) Power BI
13 2 (1.05%) QlikView
13 2 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (27.75%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.81%) JIRA
4 11 (5.76%) Selenium
5 9 (4.71%) WebDriver
6 8 (4.19%) JMeter
7 6 (3.14%) Appium
7 6 (3.14%) Bugzilla
7 6 (3.14%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.62%) Calabash
8 5 (2.62%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.09%) Subversion
10 3 (1.57%) Gatling
10 3 (1.57%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.05%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.05%) JBehave
11 2 (1.05%) LabVIEW
11 2 (1.05%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.05%) NUnit
11 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (19.90%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Retail
3 6 (3.14%) Automotive
3 6 (3.14%) Electronics
4 5 (2.62%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.62%) Banking
4 5 (2.62%) Games
5 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (27.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (18.32%) Developer
3 24 (12.57%) Administrator
4 23 (12.04%) DBA
5 18 (9.42%) Software Developer
6 16 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 14 (7.33%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (7.33%) Technical Manager
9 13 (6.81%) DevOps Manager
10 11 (5.76%) Graduate
10 11 (5.76%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) AWS DevOps
11 10 (5.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
13 8 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.19%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.14%) Web Services
2 15 (7.85%) Middleware
3 10 (5.24%) JSON
4 9 (4.71%) Node.js
4 9 (4.71%) XML
5 8 (4.19%) .NET
6 6 (3.14%) REST
7 5 (2.62%) CSS
8 4 (2.09%) Django
8 4 (2.09%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (2.09%) HTML
9 3 (1.57%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.57%) Flask
9 3 (1.57%) jQuery
10 2 (1.05%) Apache Flex
10 2 (1.05%) LAMP
10 2 (1.05%) Memcached
10 2 (1.05%) Sensu
10 2 (1.05%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.37%) Algorithms
2 34 (17.80%) Data Structures
3 19 (9.95%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.33%) Replication
5 12 (6.28%) Clustering
6 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.19%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.14%) Renewable Energy
7 6 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.62%) NHS
9 4 (2.09%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.09%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.09%) Robotics
10 3 (1.57%) Fintech
11 2 (1.05%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 121 (63.35%) Linux
2 80 (41.88%) Windows
3 23 (12.04%) Unix
4 4 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.05%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (55.50%) DevOps
2 75 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (38.74%) Software Engineering
4 45 (23.56%) OO
4 45 (23.56%) TDD
4 45 (23.56%) Test Automation
5 41 (21.47%) Configuration Management
6 39 (20.42%) Software Testing
7 38 (19.90%) BDD
8 36 (18.85%) Coaching
9 33 (17.28%) Open Source
10 29 (15.18%) Scrum
11 23 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (9.95%) OOD
12 19 (9.95%) System Testing
13 18 (9.42%) Performance Monitoring
14 15 (7.85%) Innovative Thinking
15 13 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 112 (58.64%) Java
2 101 (52.88%) Ruby
3 100 (52.36%) C#
4 91 (47.64%) JavaScript
5 72 (37.70%) Perl
6 60 (31.41%) SQL
7 59 (30.89%) PHP
8 55 (28.80%) Shell Script
9 44 (23.04%) PowerShell
10 37 (19.37%) Bash Shell
11 25 (13.09%) C++
12 11 (5.76%) Go
13 9 (4.71%) C
14 8 (4.19%) Scala
14 8 (4.19%) Smalltalk
15 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.05%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.05%) VBA
17 1 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 24 (12.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.62%) CCNA
2 5 (2.62%) CCNP
2 5 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.05%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) PMO
3 2 (1.05%) GCP
4 1 (0.52%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 19 (9.95%) Docker
2 8 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.14%) vSphere
4 5 (2.62%) Firmware
5 2 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 72 (37.70%) Puppet
2 71 (37.17%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (31.41%) Ansible
4 12 (6.28%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.66%) Nagios
6 5 (2.62%) Cobbler
6 5 (2.62%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (2.62%) Rancher
6 5 (2.62%) Terraform
7 3 (1.57%) Icinga
7 3 (1.57%) Kibana
7 3 (1.57%) Packer
8 2 (1.05%) Ambari
8 2 (1.05%) logstash
8 2 (1.05%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.52%) Automic
9 1 (0.52%) Grafana
9 1 (0.52%) rkt
9 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (13.09%) Oracle
2 16 (8.38%) Google
3 14 (7.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.81%) VMware
5 6 (3.14%) Cloudera
5 6 (3.14%) MapR
5 6 (3.14%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.62%) Huawei
6 5 (2.62%) SaltStack
7 4 (2.09%) Automation Anywhere
7 4 (2.09%) Tableau
8 3 (1.57%) IBM
8 3 (1.57%) Informatica
8 3 (1.57%) Talend
9 2 (1.05%) SAP
10 1 (0.52%) ANSYS
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix
10 1 (0.52%) PTC
10 1 (0.52%) Reuters
10 1 (0.52%) Xilinx