Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 74 76
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.58% 1.73% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 2.93% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 31
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £29,112 £32,350 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,750 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £44,694
% change year-on-year +14.46% -7.15% +27.70%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 352 649 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.61% 59.00% 62.46%
Number of salaries quoted 329 535 611
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,200 £21,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £52,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.76%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Staffordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Staffordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Staffordshire

Python
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £33,260 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent -15 3 £38,500 -16.76% 2
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) PhD
2 5 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (50.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 5 (50.00%) Data Science
2 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) React
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Data Science
1 5 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Microservices
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Tech Ops
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 5 (50.00%) R
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft