Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 291 317
Rank change year-on-year +15 +26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 52 41 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.36% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.37% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 6
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.14% +15.63% -23.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9808 11047 10409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.45% 96.19% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8054 8754 8660
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the West Midlands

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in the West Midlands

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in the West Midlands

Python Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +34 24 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire -3 18 £31,750 -25.29%
Coventry -2 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Solihull -2 1 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Python
2 29 (55.77%) Linux
3 23 (44.23%) Java
3 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (40.38%) TDD
5 20 (38.46%) Degree
5 20 (38.46%) BDD
5 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (38.46%) .NET
5 20 (38.46%) J2EE
5 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 20 (38.46%) C#
5 20 (38.46%) MVC
5 20 (38.46%) Marketing
6 17 (32.69%) HTML
6 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (32.69%) CSS
7 15 (28.85%) Django
8 9 (17.31%) Machine Learning
8 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
9 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
9 8 (15.38%) Flask
9 8 (15.38%) Samba
9 8 (15.38%) Squid
9 8 (15.38%) Apache
9 8 (15.38%) Perl
9 8 (15.38%) DNS
9 8 (15.38%) DHCP
9 8 (15.38%) NetApp
10 6 (11.54%) Web Development

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (15.38%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DHCP
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (7.69%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.92%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
1 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 20 (38.46%) J2EE
2 17 (32.69%) CSS
2 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 15 (28.85%) Django
4 8 (15.38%) Flask
5 4 (7.69%) Scrapy
6 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.85%) Node.js
7 1 (1.92%) Beautiful Soup
7 1 (1.92%) Kafka
7 1 (1.92%) scikit-learn
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.92%) TensorFlow
7 1 (1.92%) Theano
7 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) TDD
3 20 (38.46%) BDD
3 20 (38.46%) MVC
4 9 (17.31%) Machine Learning
5 6 (11.54%) Web Development
6 5 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Microservices
9 1 (1.92%) Open Source
9 1 (1.92%) OWASP
9 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (44.23%) Java
3 20 (38.46%) C#
4 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 8 (15.38%) Perl
6 4 (7.69%) R
6 4 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) C
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) Go
8 1 (1.92%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Samba
1 8 (15.38%) Squid
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) NetApp
2 1 (1.92%) Apple
2 1 (1.92%) Cognos
2 1 (1.92%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) IBM
2 1 (1.92%) Twitter