Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 39 33
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 28 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 8.95% 2.69% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.42% 5.52% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 26
Shropshire median annual salary £51,250 £53,750 £43,597
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.65% +23.29% -20.73%
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +20.00%

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 152 163 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 48.56% 48.80% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 87 123 132
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £55,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +14 23 £51,250 -29.31% 4
Ludlow - 2 £40,000 -
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 21 (75.00%) DevOps
2 20 (71.43%) Docker
3 19 (67.86%) Ansible
3 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
3 19 (67.86%) Kubernetes
3 19 (67.86%) Terraform
3 19 (67.86%) Ruby
3 19 (67.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (64.29%) Load Balancing
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 18 (64.29%) IT Strategy
4 18 (64.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 18 (64.29%) High Availability
4 18 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (64.29%) Open Source
4 18 (64.29%) Puppet
4 18 (64.29%) Microservices
5 17 (60.71%) Opsview
5 17 (60.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (60.71%) Docker Swarm
5 17 (60.71%) SQL
5 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
6 14 (50.00%) Go
7 13 (46.43%) AWS Certification
7 13 (46.43%) NoSQL
8 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
8 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
9 11 (39.29%) Graphite

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 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) nginx
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (21.43%) GitHub
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
2 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
2 4 (14.29%) VLAN
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (21.43%) GitLab
3 6 (21.43%) Subversion
3 6 (21.43%) Vagrant
4 5 (17.86%) Hudson
4 5 (17.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.57%) GoCD
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Platform Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Life Science
2 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) CentOS
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) DevOps
2 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (64.29%) High Availability
2 18 (64.29%) IT Strategy
2 18 (64.29%) Load Balancing
2 18 (64.29%) Microservices
2 18 (64.29%) Open Source
2 18 (64.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Decision-Making
6 5 (17.86%) SIEM
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (14.29%) E-Procurement
7 4 (14.29%) Forensic Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Ruby
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Go
4 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (21.43%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) C
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) VBScript
7 2 (7.14%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) AWS Certification
2 5 (17.86%) RHCE
2 5 (17.86%) RHCSA
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) GDPR
2 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Ansible
1 19 (67.86%) Kubernetes
1 19 (67.86%) Terraform
2 18 (64.29%) Puppet
3 17 (60.71%) Docker Swarm
3 17 (60.71%) Opsview
4 11 (39.29%) Consul
4 11 (39.29%) Grafana
4 11 (39.29%) Graphite
4 11 (39.29%) Packer
5 6 (21.43%) Prometheus
6 5 (17.86%) Nagios
6 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (17.86%) Salt
6 5 (17.86%) ZABBIX
7 4 (14.29%) EnCase
7 4 (14.29%) FTK
8 1 (3.57%) rkt
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Splunk
4 4 (14.29%) Nuix
5 3 (10.71%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Atlassian