Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 68 69
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 24 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.52% 1.89% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 2.96% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 2
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -27.78% +57.90%
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% +3.23% -3.13%

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 244 371 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 56.09% 63.64% 58.36%
Number of salaries quoted 215 357 331
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,850 £21,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,895 £50,000 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 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
Malvern +13 17 £45,000 +45.16% 5
Worcester +1 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Kidderminster +5 1 £32,500 -
Redditch - 1 £32,500 -
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Nagios
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) Docker
5 12 (50.00%) Ansible
5 12 (50.00%) Kubernetes
5 12 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (50.00%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) Jython
6 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 11 (45.83%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (45.83%) MongoDB
6 11 (45.83%) CloudFront
6 11 (45.83%) High Availability
6 11 (45.83%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (45.83%) Xen
6 11 (45.83%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (45.83%) GoCD
6 11 (45.83%) Graphite
6 11 (45.83%) Kibana
6 11 (45.83%) logstash
7 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
8 7 (29.17%) CentOS
8 7 (29.17%) MySQL

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 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (45.83%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (45.83%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Amazon RDS
1 11 (45.83%) MongoDB
2 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (45.83%) GoCD
3 2 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) IT Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) IT Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Linux Support
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Remote Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) LAMP
4 4 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) MFC
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) LESS
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) Redux
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.33%) VHDL
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) CentOS
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) High Availability
1 11 (45.83%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.67%) Document Management
4 4 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 4 (16.67%) Server Hardening
4 4 (16.67%) Speech Recognition
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (45.83%) Jython
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
8 2 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Master's Degree
3 5 (20.83%) RHCE
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (4.17%) LPIC
6 1 (4.17%) RHCA
6 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Docker
2 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Xen
3 4 (16.67%) iptables
3 4 (16.67%) Squid
4 1 (4.17%) NFS
4 1 (4.17%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Nagios
2 12 (50.00%) Ansible
2 12 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 11 (45.83%) Graphite
3 11 (45.83%) Kibana
3 11 (45.83%) logstash
4 6 (25.00%) SELinux
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft