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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 67 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.38% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 0.55% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +136.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 260 362 414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.77% 59.83% 64.49%
Number of salaries quoted 215 332 376
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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
Lichfield +14 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Rugeley - 2 £25,000 -
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (52.38%) Subversion
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (47.62%) Regression Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Electronics
3 9 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 9 (42.86%) Simulink
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) C
3 9 (42.86%) VxWorks
3 9 (42.86%) V-Model
3 9 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 9 (42.86%) JIRA
3 9 (42.86%) Release Management
3 9 (42.86%) Atlassian
3 9 (42.86%) Coverity
3 9 (42.86%) Confluence
3 9 (42.86%) Profibus
3 9 (42.86%) Change Control
3 9 (42.86%) SonarQube
3 9 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
4 8 (38.10%) IEC 61508
5 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
5 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
5 4 (19.05%) Scala

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) Confluence
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
1 11 (52.38%) Subversion
2 10 (47.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (42.86%) JIRA
3 9 (42.86%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Archiva
4 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.76%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) NuGet
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (47.62%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Data Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) LAMP
1 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (9.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) VxWorks
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (47.62%) Regression Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
1 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Change Control
2 9 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
2 9 (42.86%) Release Management
2 9 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) V-Model
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C
1 9 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 4 (19.05%) Scala
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Atlassian
1 9 (42.86%) Coverity
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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