Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 78 71
Rank change year-on-year +41 -7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Python 20 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.45% 1.50% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.75% 2.35% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 2
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £31,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.16% -31.11% +109.30%
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +18.75%

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 258 426 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 57.46% 63.77% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 215 416 346
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,094 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% - -
10th Percentile £22,600 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.19% - +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +11 15 £45,000 +45.16% 4
Redditch - 3 - -
Worcester +8 2 - - 1
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Nagios
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (60.00%) CloudFront
4 12 (60.00%) High Availability
4 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (60.00%) Ansible
4 12 (60.00%) Docker
4 12 (60.00%) logstash
4 12 (60.00%) Kibana
4 12 (60.00%) Graphite
4 12 (60.00%) Kubernetes
4 12 (60.00%) Elastic Stack
4 12 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
4 12 (60.00%) GoCD
4 12 (60.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) Jython
4 12 (60.00%) Xen
5 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (55.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (40.00%) Master's Degree

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 12 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (60.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
1 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) GoCD
1 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Remote Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) LAMP
3 3 (15.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) Spring Security
4 2 (10.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) CentOS
4 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) High Availability
1 12 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Document Management
3 4 (20.00%) Speech Recognition
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.00%) Server Hardening
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) FPGA Design
5 2 (10.00%) Memory Management
5 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (60.00%) Jython
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (40.00%) Master's Degree
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (15.00%) RHCE
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Docker
1 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (60.00%) Xen
2 3 (15.00%) iptables
2 3 (15.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Nagios
2 12 (60.00%) Ansible
2 12 (60.00%) Graphite
2 12 (60.00%) Kibana
2 12 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (60.00%) logstash
3 5 (25.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat