Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 58 54
Rank change year-on-year +46 -4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 47 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 13.02% 1.74% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.81% 4.19% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 17
Shropshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £71,250 £67,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

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 169 191 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 46.81% 41.52% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 106 142 164
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £23,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,750 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Shropshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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 +42 44 £57,500 -8.00% 5
Ludlow - 2 £40,000 - 2
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 43 (91.49%) DevOps
2 42 (89.36%) Ruby
3 40 (85.11%) Jenkins
4 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (78.72%) Ansible
6 35 (74.47%) Java
6 35 (74.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (70.21%) Terraform
8 31 (65.96%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (65.96%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (61.70%) Linux
10 28 (59.57%) Puppet
11 27 (57.45%) Open Source
11 27 (57.45%) Docker
11 27 (57.45%) Microservices
11 27 (57.45%) Go
12 25 (53.19%) Vagrant
12 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
13 24 (51.06%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (51.06%) Load Balancing
13 24 (51.06%) Opsview
14 23 (48.94%) Configuration Management
15 22 (46.81%) Graphite
15 22 (46.81%) Kubernetes
16 21 (44.68%) High Availability
17 20 (42.55%) Opscode Chef
17 20 (42.55%) Docker Swarm
17 20 (42.55%) IT Strategy
17 20 (42.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 20 (42.55%) Subversion

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 12 (25.53%) Apache
1 12 (25.53%) Confluence
1 12 (25.53%) nginx
1 12 (25.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 31 (65.96%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (65.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) GitHub
3 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Firewall
1 16 (34.04%) VPN
2 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (85.11%) Jenkins
2 35 (74.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
3 25 (53.19%) Vagrant
4 20 (42.55%) Subversion
5 15 (31.91%) Hudson
6 12 (25.53%) Bitbucket
6 12 (25.53%) GoCD
6 12 (25.53%) JIRA
7 9 (19.15%) TeamCity
8 8 (17.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (10.64%) GitLab
10 1 (2.13%) CircleCI
10 1 (2.13%) Codeship
General
1 2 (4.26%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Platform Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Developer
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) REST
2 9 (19.15%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
3 1 (2.13%) SOAP
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) CentOS
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) DevOps
2 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) Microservices
3 27 (57.45%) Open Source
4 24 (51.06%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (51.06%) Load Balancing
5 23 (48.94%) Configuration Management
6 21 (44.68%) High Availability
7 20 (42.55%) IT Strategy
7 20 (42.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 16 (34.04%) SIEM
9 12 (25.53%) Decision-Making
9 12 (25.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (25.53%) Scrum
10 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (8.51%) E-Procurement
12 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 2 (4.26%) Migration
14 1 (2.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Ruby
2 35 (74.47%) Java
3 27 (57.45%) Go
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 15 (31.91%) Perl
5 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
6 13 (27.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) AWS Certification
2 6 (12.77%) RHCE
2 6 (12.77%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (78.72%) Ansible
2 33 (70.21%) Terraform
3 28 (59.57%) Puppet
4 24 (51.06%) Opsview
5 22 (46.81%) Graphite
5 22 (46.81%) Kubernetes
6 20 (42.55%) Docker Swarm
6 20 (42.55%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (40.43%) Salt
8 18 (38.30%) Consul
8 18 (38.30%) Grafana
8 18 (38.30%) Packer
9 17 (36.17%) Nagios
10 13 (27.66%) ZABBIX
11 5 (10.64%) Prometheus
12 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
12 1 (2.13%) EnCase
12 1 (2.13%) FTK
12 1 (2.13%) rkt
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Atlassian
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Splunk
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Nuix