Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - +53 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.00% - 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% - 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 11
Worcestershire median annual salary £41,750 - £25,000
10th Percentile £31,250 - £17,500
90th Percentile £55,550 - £28,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 301 240 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 60.20% 51.06% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 276 230 315
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,150
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 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
Malvern - 4 £37,500 -
Worcester - 3 £46,000 -
Kidderminster - 3 £32,500 -
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SMTP
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Docker
5 3 (30.00%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP

Python
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
1 5 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (20.00%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) Laravel
1 2 (20.00%) Yii
2 1 (10.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto