Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 47 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.00% 2.95% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.86% 7.98% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 2
Shropshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,694 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.28% -18.74% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £22,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,625 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 185 213 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 41.02% 36.92% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 139 164 108
Shropshire median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +1.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,150 £24,925
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,375 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Shropshire

Python
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Shropshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Shropshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Shropshire

Python
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Telford -12 4 £62,500 +54.01% 2
Shrewsbury -4 2 £47,500 +90.00%
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Go
3 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Facebook
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Symfony
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) Go
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Facebook
2 2 (22.22%) Intel
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat