Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 75 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.72% 2.32% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 3.73% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 12
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,350 £22,500 £19,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £31,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +22.18% -

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 654 697 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 59.29% 62.18% 60.24%
Number of salaries quoted 541 600 633
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent +19 10 £46,250 -15.91% 2
Lichfield +7 2 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Stafford -12 1 £42,500 -
Rugeley - 1 £22,500 -
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) Ansible
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 5 (26.32%) Go
4 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
5 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) PhD
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Subversion
6 3 (15.79%) Google
6 3 (15.79%) Ceph
6 3 (15.79%) Docker
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra

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 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) GitHub
4 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Profibus
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) BigQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Bigtable
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Grunt
4 1 (5.26%) gulp
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Data Scientist
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
2 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) CSS3
1 1 (5.26%) Django
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) Java EE
1 1 (5.26%) LESS
1 1 (5.26%) React
1 1 (5.26%) Sass
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) WinForms
1 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Microservices
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (5.26%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Go
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) PHP 5
6 2 (10.53%) R
7 1 (5.26%) Fortran
7 1 (5.26%) Pascal
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PhD
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Ceph
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Packer
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Google
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Apple
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Snowplow