Period
to 24 September 2018

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

Python
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 60 57
Rank change year-on-year +50 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 41 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 12.54% 1.52% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.89% 3.55% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 13
Shropshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £36,469
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +50.82% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £40,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,250 £67,750
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +3.90% -3.75%

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 147 197 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 44.95% 42.64% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 95 143 241
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,150 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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
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 September 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
Telford +49 40 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Python
West Midlands

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

1 40 (97.56%) Java
2 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (95.12%) Ruby
3 38 (92.68%) DevOps
4 37 (90.24%) Jenkins
5 34 (82.93%) Ansible
6 32 (78.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 30 (73.17%) Vagrant
7 30 (73.17%) Terraform
8 25 (60.98%) Linux
9 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
10 22 (53.66%) Go
10 22 (53.66%) Subversion
11 20 (48.78%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (48.78%) Puppet
12 19 (46.34%) Open Source
12 19 (46.34%) Salt
13 18 (43.90%) Bash Shell
13 18 (43.90%) Perl
14 17 (41.46%) Windows
14 17 (41.46%) SQL
14 17 (41.46%) Apache
14 17 (41.46%) Tomcat
14 17 (41.46%) DNS
14 17 (41.46%) SSL
14 17 (41.46%) Scrum
14 17 (41.46%) Nagios
14 17 (41.46%) PowerShell

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 17 (41.46%) Apache
1 17 (41.46%) Confluence
1 17 (41.46%) nginx
1 17 (41.46%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) DNS
1 17 (41.46%) SSL
2 16 (39.02%) Firewall
2 16 (39.02%) VPN
Development Applications
1 37 (90.24%) Jenkins
2 32 (78.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 30 (73.17%) Vagrant
4 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
4 22 (53.66%) Subversion
5 17 (41.46%) Bitbucket
5 17 (41.46%) GoCD
5 17 (41.46%) JIRA
6 15 (36.59%) Hudson
7 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
8 5 (12.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.44%) CircleCI
9 1 (2.44%) Codeship
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (92.68%) DevOps
3 19 (46.34%) Open Source
4 17 (41.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (41.46%) Scrum
5 16 (39.02%) Configuration Management
5 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (39.02%) Load Balancing
5 16 (39.02%) Microservices
5 16 (39.02%) SIEM
6 13 (31.71%) High Availability
7 9 (21.95%) Decision-Making
7 9 (21.95%) IT Strategy
8 4 (9.76%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.44%) MVC
9 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) Java
2 39 (95.12%) Ruby
3 22 (53.66%) Go
4 18 (43.90%) Bash Shell
4 18 (43.90%) Perl
5 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
5 17 (41.46%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) RHCE
1 4 (9.76%) RHCSA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (82.93%) Ansible
2 30 (73.17%) Terraform
3 20 (48.78%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (48.78%) Puppet
4 19 (46.34%) Salt
5 17 (41.46%) Graphite
5 17 (41.46%) Nagios
5 17 (41.46%) Opsview
6 13 (31.71%) Consul
6 13 (31.71%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (31.71%) Grafana
6 13 (31.71%) Kubernetes
6 13 (31.71%) Packer
6 13 (31.71%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.44%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Atlassian
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Google