Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 78 64
Rank change year-on-year -15 -14 +76
Permanent jobs citing Python 158 187 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.23% 3.52% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 6.42% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 125 215 270
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £60,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +6.80%

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 2,834 2,915 3,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 57.97% 54.80% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,394 2,509 2,841
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +28 76 £55,000 +22.22% 17
Northamptonshire -10 41 £52,500 +75.00% 7
Leicestershire -21 18 £39,500 +12.86% 5
Derbyshire -27 9 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Lincolnshire -1 5 £41,250 +44.74% 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 79 (50.00%) Java
2 64 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (36.71%) SQL
4 57 (36.08%) JavaScript
5 51 (32.28%) DevOps
6 49 (31.01%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (28.48%) Linux
8 44 (27.85%) C#
9 38 (24.05%) Software Engineering
9 38 (24.05%) Ruby
10 36 (22.78%) NoSQL
11 34 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (19.62%) Perl
13 30 (18.99%) Finance
13 30 (18.99%) Puppet
13 30 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
13 30 (18.99%) Ansible
14 29 (18.35%) Big Data
14 29 (18.35%) Jenkins
15 28 (17.72%) PHP
16 27 (17.09%) TDD
17 25 (15.82%) Windows
17 25 (15.82%) Bash Shell
17 25 (15.82%) Open Source
17 25 (15.82%) Test Automation
18 24 (15.19%) Hadoop
18 24 (15.19%) Apache Spark
18 24 (15.19%) C++
19 23 (14.56%) .NET
19 23 (14.56%) Degree

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 24 (15.19%) Apache Spark
2 8 (5.06%) Apache
3 6 (3.80%) CMS
3 6 (3.80%) Confluence
3 6 (3.80%) SAS
4 5 (3.16%) CloudStack
5 4 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.53%) Alfresco
5 4 (2.53%) Liferay
6 3 (1.90%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (1.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.01%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (6.33%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (5.70%) SaaS
6 4 (2.53%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.53%) GitHub
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.27%) Route 53
7 2 (1.27%) Serverless
7 2 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) G Suite
8 1 (0.63%) Office 365
8 1 (0.63%) PaaS
8 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Wireless
2 5 (3.16%) Firewall
2 5 (3.16%) Internet
2 5 (3.16%) LAN
2 5 (3.16%) WAN
3 4 (2.53%) Network Security
4 2 (1.27%) BGP
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.27%) L2TP
4 2 (1.27%) MPLS
4 2 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.27%) RSVP
4 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.63%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
5 1 (0.63%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.78%) NoSQL
2 29 (18.35%) Big Data
3 24 (15.19%) Hadoop
4 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
5 21 (13.29%) MySQL
6 17 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.70%) BigQuery
7 9 (5.70%) Star Schema
8 8 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
10 6 (3.80%) Power BI
11 3 (1.90%) Cloudera CDH
11 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.90%) Sqoop
12 2 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.27%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (18.35%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.59%) JIRA
3 12 (7.59%) JUnit
4 9 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (4.43%) Selenium
6 6 (3.80%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.80%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.16%) Maven
7 5 (3.16%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.16%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.53%) EasyMock
8 4 (2.53%) JMeter
8 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.53%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.90%) Appium
9 3 (1.90%) Gatling
9 3 (1.90%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.90%) Subversion
10 2 (1.27%) Calabash
General
1 30 (18.99%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Banking
3 11 (6.96%) Retail
4 7 (4.43%) Electronics
5 5 (3.16%) Marketing
5 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.90%) French Language
6 3 (1.90%) Games
6 3 (1.90%) German Language
6 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (36.08%) Developer
2 23 (14.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (11.39%) Data Engineer
4 16 (10.13%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.49%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.23%) Big Data Engineer
7 12 (7.59%) Graduate
7 12 (7.59%) Junior
7 12 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Architect
10 7 (4.43%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Data Architect
10 7 (4.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (4.43%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.56%) .NET
2 21 (13.29%) HTML
2 21 (13.29%) Node.js
3 20 (12.66%) JSON
4 19 (12.03%) AngularJS
4 19 (12.03%) CSS
5 17 (10.76%) RESTful
5 17 (10.76%) Web Services
6 14 (8.86%) REST
7 13 (8.23%) Spring
8 12 (7.59%) XML
9 9 (5.70%) HTML5
10 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET
11 7 (4.43%) Middleware
11 7 (4.43%) React
12 6 (3.80%) J2EE
12 6 (3.80%) Java EE
12 6 (3.80%) jQuery
13 5 (3.16%) Django
13 5 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.86%) Data Structures
3 13 (8.23%) Algorithms
3 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (6.96%) Fintech
5 10 (6.33%) Data Centre
6 8 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (4.43%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.53%) Wiki
9 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.90%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.63%) NHS
11 1 (0.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.48%) Linux
2 25 (15.82%) Windows
3 10 (6.33%) Unix
4 6 (3.80%) Android
4 6 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.53%) CentOS
6 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (32.28%) DevOps
3 38 (24.05%) Software Engineering
4 27 (17.09%) TDD
5 25 (15.82%) Open Source
5 25 (15.82%) Test Automation
6 21 (13.29%) Scrum
7 20 (12.66%) OO
7 20 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (12.03%) BDD
9 18 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.49%) Analytics
11 14 (8.86%) Configuration Management
11 14 (8.86%) Machine Learning
12 13 (8.23%) Data Engineering
12 13 (8.23%) OOP
13 12 (7.59%) OOD
14 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
15 10 (6.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.00%) Java
2 58 (36.71%) SQL
3 57 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 44 (27.85%) C#
5 38 (24.05%) Ruby
6 31 (19.62%) Perl
7 28 (17.72%) PHP
8 25 (15.82%) Bash Shell
9 24 (15.19%) C++
10 22 (13.92%) Scala
11 18 (11.39%) PowerShell
12 16 (10.13%) Shell Script
13 11 (6.96%) Java 8
14 8 (5.06%) Go
14 8 (5.06%) R
15 7 (4.43%) C
16 6 (3.80%) MATLAB
17 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
18 3 (1.90%) TypeScript
18 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (14.56%) Degree
2 8 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.43%) CCNP
3 7 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.16%) CCNA
5 4 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) QA
2 6 (3.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.27%) GCP
4 1 (0.63%) GDPR
4 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) Docker
2 7 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.16%) vSphere
4 3 (1.90%) KVM
4 3 (1.90%) Xen
5 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (18.99%) Ansible
1 30 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (18.99%) Puppet
2 6 (3.80%) Cobbler
3 5 (3.16%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.16%) Nagios
4 4 (2.53%) Rancher
4 4 (2.53%) TeamSite
5 3 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (1.90%) Icinga
5 3 (1.90%) Oozie
5 3 (1.90%) Rundeck
5 3 (1.90%) Terraform
6 2 (1.27%) Grafana
6 2 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.27%) Packer
6 2 (1.27%) QRadar
7 1 (0.63%) Kibana
7 1 (0.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (12.66%) Oracle
2 19 (12.03%) Cloudera
3 18 (11.39%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.13%) Google
5 13 (8.23%) VMware
6 9 (5.70%) MapR
7 8 (5.06%) Tableau
8 6 (3.80%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.16%) Huawei
9 5 (3.16%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.53%) Adobe
10 4 (2.53%) HP
10 4 (2.53%) OpenText
10 4 (2.53%) Splunk
11 3 (1.90%) SAP
12 2 (1.27%) Cisco
12 2 (1.27%) Citrix
12 2 (1.27%) IBM
12 2 (1.27%) Informatica
12 2 (1.27%) Symantec