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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 51 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.02% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 0.98% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £36,469 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.81% -  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 115 204 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 46.56% 45.74% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 84 154 59
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 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
Telford +2 5 £55,000 +50.81%
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Go
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Salt
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience

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 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Guice
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Go
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) etcd
1 1 (20.00%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Consul
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
1 1 (20.00%) Sysdig
1 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google