The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 55 49 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.42% 0.61% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 1.13% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +71.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £45,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 236 177 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 66.86% 53.64% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 234 167 136
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Python in Worcestershire

Python
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Worcestershire

Python
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Worcester - 3 £45,000 -
Malvern - 2 £22,250 -
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Jython
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) logstash
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Kibana
2 2 (40.00%) Graphite
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) GoCD
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) IT Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Jython
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Graphite
1 2 (40.00%) Kibana
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) logstash
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware