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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.85% - 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £31,000 - £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 174 193 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 64.21% 59.57% 71.28%
Number of salaries quoted 165 183 196
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Malvern - 5 £31,000 -
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Jython
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (20.00%) CloudFront
4 2 (20.00%) Graphite
4 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (20.00%) Docker
4 2 (20.00%) logstash
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Kibana

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) GoCD
3 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) IT Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (10.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Jython
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Graphite
1 2 (20.00%) Kibana
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (20.00%) logstash
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) VMware