The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 120 162
Rank change year-on-year +15 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Python 212 220 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.72% 2.30% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 5.05% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 223 197 154
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4150 4360 4600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 53.21% 45.58% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8373 8776 9467
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the Midlands

Python
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Python in the Midlands

Python
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in the Midlands

Python
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +37 137 £40,000 +6.66% 16
East Midlands -2 90 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Python
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Python.

1 178 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (37.59%) Java
3 132 (30.63%) SQL
4 130 (30.16%) Linux
5 129 (29.93%) C#
6 127 (29.47%) JavaScript
7 116 (26.91%) Degree
8 104 (24.13%) Software Engineering
9 94 (21.81%) .NET
10 92 (21.35%) C++
11 85 (19.72%) Git (software)
12 76 (17.63%) Amazon AWS
12 76 (17.63%) HTML
13 75 (17.40%) Big Data
14 74 (17.17%) R
15 71 (16.47%) PHP
16 70 (16.24%) Computer Science
17 69 (16.01%) Ruby
18 67 (15.55%) Scrum
19 65 (15.08%) TDD
20 62 (14.39%) Scala
21 60 (13.92%) Marketing
21 60 (13.92%) MySQL
22 59 (13.69%) Test Automation
23 57 (13.23%) CSS
23 57 (13.23%) MongoDB
24 56 (12.99%) C
25 54 (12.53%) Perl
26 53 (12.30%) Web Development
27 51 (11.83%) MVC

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 42 (9.74%) Apache Spark
2 31 (7.19%) Apache
3 26 (6.03%) SAS
4 12 (2.78%) nginx
5 10 (2.32%) WordPress
6 9 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.86%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.39%) Confluence
9 6 (1.39%) JBoss
10 5 (1.16%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.16%) IIS
10 5 (1.16%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.93%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.93%) CloudStack
11 4 (0.93%) CMS
11 4 (0.93%) Liferay
12 3 (0.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (2.55%) SPSS
2 8 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.62%) Maple
4 5 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.70%) Simulink
7 2 (0.46%) Mathcad
7 2 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.63%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.64%) SaaS
3 18 (4.18%) GitHub
4 14 (3.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.86%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.93%) IaaS
7 4 (0.93%) PaaS
8 3 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.70%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.46%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.46%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.87%) Firewall
2 18 (4.18%) Internet
3 16 (3.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.55%) DNS
5 10 (2.32%) Wireless
6 8 (1.86%) HTTP
6 8 (1.86%) Network Security
7 6 (1.39%) HTTPS
7 6 (1.39%) SAN
8 5 (1.16%) NAS
8 5 (1.16%) SSH
8 5 (1.16%) WAN
9 4 (0.93%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.93%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.93%) FTP
9 4 (0.93%) LAN
10 3 (0.70%) VPN
10 3 (0.70%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.46%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (17.40%) Big Data
2 60 (13.92%) MySQL
3 57 (13.23%) MongoDB
4 45 (10.44%) NoSQL
5 24 (5.57%) Hadoop
6 23 (5.34%) SQL Server
7 18 (4.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.71%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.86%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.86%) QlikView
11 8 (1.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (1.62%) Redis
12 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.39%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.39%) DB2
14 5 (1.16%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 85 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 44 (10.21%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.57%) JIRA
4 20 (4.64%) Selenium
5 18 (4.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (3.48%) Subversion
6 15 (3.48%) TeamCity
7 14 (3.25%) LabVIEW
8 10 (2.32%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.32%) GoCD
9 8 (1.86%) Hudson
9 8 (1.86%) Vagrant
10 7 (1.62%) Appium
10 7 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.39%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.39%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.16%) Fiddler
12 5 (1.16%) JUnit
12 5 (1.16%) MSBuild
General
1 60 (13.92%) Marketing
2 45 (10.44%) Finance
3 44 (10.21%) Retail
4 28 (6.50%) Electronics
5 26 (6.03%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.18%) Banking
7 14 (3.25%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.09%) Back Office
9 8 (1.86%) Advertising
10 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.70%) Automotive
11 2 (0.46%) French Language
11 2 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 183 (42.46%) Developer
2 65 (15.08%) Python Developer
3 56 (12.99%) Software Developer
4 49 (11.37%) Software Engineer
5 40 (9.28%) Graduate
6 38 (8.82%) Java Developer
7 34 (7.89%) C# Developer
8 31 (7.19%) Analyst
8 31 (7.19%) Data Scientist
9 29 (6.73%) Junior
10 28 (6.50%) Junior Developer
10 28 (6.50%) Web Developer
11 25 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 25 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (5.57%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (5.57%) Graduate Developer
13 23 (5.34%) Django Developer
14 22 (5.10%) PHP Developer
14 22 (5.10%) Python/Django Developer
15 21 (4.87%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (21.81%) .NET
2 76 (17.63%) HTML
3 57 (13.23%) CSS
4 50 (11.60%) AngularJS
5 46 (10.67%) Web Services
6 43 (9.98%) Node.js
7 40 (9.28%) ASP.NET
8 36 (8.35%) Django
9 30 (6.96%) J2EE
10 26 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (4.87%) HTML5
12 20 (4.64%) RESTful
13 19 (4.41%) LAMP
14 17 (3.94%) Kafka
15 16 (3.71%) CSS3
15 16 (3.71%) REST
16 14 (3.25%) .NET Framework
17 13 (3.02%) Spring Boot
17 13 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.24%) Computer Science
2 38 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.19%) Algorithms
5 29 (6.73%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.41%) Data Structures
7 17 (3.94%) User Experience
8 11 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (2.09%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.62%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.62%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.39%) Blog
11 6 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.39%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.39%) Social Media
12 5 (1.16%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.70%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 130 (30.16%) Linux
2 38 (8.82%) Windows
3 19 (4.41%) Android
3 19 (4.41%) CentOS
4 18 (4.18%) Unix
5 17 (3.94%) Ubuntu
6 16 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.02%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.39%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.70%) Fedora
10 3 (0.70%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.46%) Debian
11 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.23%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (24.13%) Software Engineering
3 67 (15.55%) Scrum
4 65 (15.08%) TDD
5 59 (13.69%) Test Automation
6 53 (12.30%) Web Development
7 51 (11.83%) DevOps
7 51 (11.83%) MVC
8 48 (11.14%) Analytics
9 47 (10.90%) Machine Learning
10 45 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (10.44%) Mathematics
11 41 (9.51%) Configuration Management
12 35 (8.12%) BDD
12 35 (8.12%) Physics
13 34 (7.89%) SDLC
14 33 (7.66%) Microservices
15 30 (6.96%) Open Source
16 27 (6.26%) Kanban
16 27 (6.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 162 (37.59%) Java
2 132 (30.63%) SQL
3 129 (29.93%) C#
4 127 (29.47%) JavaScript
5 92 (21.35%) C++
6 74 (17.17%) R
7 71 (16.47%) PHP
8 69 (16.01%) Ruby
9 62 (14.39%) Scala
10 56 (12.99%) C
11 54 (12.53%) Perl
12 50 (11.60%) Bash Shell
13 47 (10.90%) MATLAB
14 25 (5.80%) Go
15 24 (5.57%) PowerShell
16 17 (3.94%) F#
17 10 (2.32%) Groovy
18 7 (1.62%) Shell Script
19 5 (1.16%) Embedded C
20 4 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 116 (26.91%) Degree
2 29 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (5.10%) Numerate Degree
4 19 (4.41%) PhD
5 16 (3.71%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.39%) ISEB
6 6 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.16%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.93%) CISSP
8 4 (0.93%) ISSEP
8 4 (0.93%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CCSA
10 1 (0.23%) CCSE
10 1 (0.23%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CSQA
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.26%) QA
2 6 (1.39%) GCP
2 6 (1.39%) MISRA
3 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.93%) IEC 62304
4 4 (0.93%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.46%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.46%) JTAG
5 2 (0.46%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.23%) BS7666
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (9.28%) Docker
2 20 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.55%) Firmware
4 8 (1.86%) VirtualBox
5 7 (1.62%) Xen
6 5 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.16%) vSphere
7 4 (0.93%) iptables
7 4 (0.93%) XenServer
8 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.70%) NFS
9 2 (0.46%) etcd
9 2 (0.46%) flannel
9 2 (0.46%) Postfix
10 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.23%) Samba
10 1 (0.23%) Squid
10 1 (0.23%) Varnish
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (8.35%) Puppet
2 32 (7.42%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (7.19%) Ansible
4 22 (5.10%) Terraform
5 21 (4.87%) Kubernetes
6 16 (3.71%) Nagios
7 12 (2.78%) Mesos
8 10 (2.32%) Consul
9 8 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (1.86%) StatsD
10 7 (1.62%) HAProxy
10 7 (1.62%) Nessus
11 5 (1.16%) Cacti
11 5 (1.16%) HP Fortify
12 4 (0.93%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.93%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.93%) Icinga
12 4 (0.93%) TeamSite
12 4 (0.93%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (7.66%) Google
2 24 (5.57%) Oracle
3 23 (5.34%) Microsoft
4 22 (5.10%) VMware
5 18 (4.18%) Red Hat
5 18 (4.18%) Tableau
6 9 (2.09%) HP
7 8 (1.86%) IBM
7 8 (1.86%) New Relic
8 7 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.62%) Xilinx
9 6 (1.39%) NetApp
9 6 (1.39%) SAP
9 6 (1.39%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.16%) Veracode
11 4 (0.93%) Adobe
11 4 (0.93%) EnterpriseDB
11 4 (0.93%) OpenText
12 2 (0.46%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.46%) Teradata
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
HCL GB Ltd - ERS
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 14 days ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 27 days ago