The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 100 115 131
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 79 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.16% 1.70% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 3.48% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 45 25
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1758 1694 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.12% 48.76% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1370 1246
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Python
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Python Salary Trend in Leeds

Python
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 107 (64.07%) Linux
2 89 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (49.70%) Bash Shell
4 82 (49.10%) Ruby
4 82 (49.10%) DevOps
5 80 (47.90%) Opscode Chef
6 67 (40.12%) Puppet
6 67 (40.12%) Java
6 67 (40.12%) SQL
7 62 (37.13%) PHP
8 55 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (31.74%) UNIX
10 50 (29.94%) Oracle
11 49 (29.34%) Configuration Management
12 46 (27.54%) Perl
13 43 (25.75%) MySQL
14 42 (25.15%) Degree
15 41 (24.55%) C#
16 38 (22.75%) .NET
17 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
18 35 (20.96%) Cobbler
19 32 (19.16%) MongoDB
20 31 (18.56%) Jenkins
21 30 (17.96%) C++
21 30 (17.96%) Tivoli
22 28 (16.77%) Scrum
22 28 (16.77%) Hudson
23 24 (14.37%) VMware
23 24 (14.37%) XML
23 24 (14.37%) DSDM

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.98%) Apache
2 17 (10.18%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.58%) Node.js
4 8 (4.79%) nginx
5 4 (2.40%) SAS
6 3 (1.80%) Drupal
7 2 (1.20%) WordPress
7 2 (1.20%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.60%) IIS
8 1 (0.60%) JBoss
8 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.60%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.60%) Moodle
8 1 (0.60%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) SPSS
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.19%) PaaS
3 4 (2.40%) Route 53
3 4 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.57%) DNS
1 21 (12.57%) Internet
2 14 (8.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.39%) SAN
4 5 (2.99%) LAN
5 4 (2.40%) SSH
5 4 (2.40%) DHCP
5 4 (2.40%) SSL
6 3 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.20%) LDAP
8 1 (0.60%) SMPP
8 1 (0.60%) SNMP
8 1 (0.60%) VoIP
8 1 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.75%) MySQL
2 32 (19.16%) MongoDB
3 16 (9.58%) Redis
4 13 (7.78%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.19%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.39%) Riak
7 8 (4.79%) Couchbase
7 8 (4.79%) SimpleDB
7 8 (4.79%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.80%) QlikView
11 3 (1.80%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.20%) Big Data
13 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.60%) OLTP
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (18.56%) Jenkins
2 28 (16.77%) Hudson
3 18 (10.78%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.18%) TeamCity
5 10 (5.99%) Maven
6 9 (5.39%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.80%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.60%) JMeter
8 1 (0.60%) Subversion
8 1 (0.60%) WATIR
8 1 (0.60%) Selenium
8 1 (0.60%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.60%) WatiN
8 1 (0.60%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Finance
4 1 (0.60%) Law
4 1 (0.60%) Advertising
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (35.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (23.95%) Developer
3 21 (12.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.18%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (10.18%) C# Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Architect
6 12 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.99%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Administrator
11 7 (4.19%) Technical Leader
12 6 (3.59%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.59%) Consultant
13 5 (2.99%) Junior
14 4 (2.40%) Cloud Engineer
14 4 (2.40%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.75%) .NET
2 24 (14.37%) XML
3 20 (11.98%) LAMP
3 20 (11.98%) HTML
4 19 (11.38%) CSS
5 13 (7.78%) jQuery
6 11 (6.59%) JSON
7 9 (5.39%) Web Services
7 9 (5.39%) Dojo
8 8 (4.79%) J2EE
9 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.59%) CSS3
10 6 (3.59%) WinForms
11 5 (2.99%) HTML5
12 4 (2.40%) Backbone.js
12 4 (2.40%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.80%) WSDL
13 3 (1.80%) Ajax
13 3 (1.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Open Source
2 15 (8.98%) Client/Server
3 13 (7.78%) User Experience
4 12 (7.19%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.99%) Replication
6 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.80%) GIS
7 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.60%) NHS
9 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.60%) Physics
9 1 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 107 (64.07%) Linux
2 53 (31.74%) UNIX
3 22 (13.17%) Windows
4 17 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.59%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.40%) Android
6 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.80%) Solaris
7 3 (1.80%) CentOS
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (1.20%) Debian
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (49.10%) DevOps
3 55 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (29.34%) Configuration Management
5 28 (16.77%) Scrum
6 24 (14.37%) DSDM
7 23 (13.77%) Software Engineering
8 16 (9.58%) Incident Management
9 15 (8.98%) MVC
10 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (7.19%) TDD
11 11 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (5.99%) OO
13 9 (5.39%) OOP
13 9 (5.39%) SOA
13 9 (5.39%) Test Automation
14 8 (4.79%) Analytics
15 5 (2.99%) Data Analytics
16 4 (2.40%) Business Analysis
16 4 (2.40%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.70%) Bash Shell
2 82 (49.10%) Ruby
3 67 (40.12%) Java
3 67 (40.12%) SQL
4 62 (37.13%) PHP
5 46 (27.54%) Perl
6 41 (24.55%) C#
7 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
8 30 (17.96%) C++
9 17 (10.18%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.19%) R
11 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.60%) Dart
Qualifications
1 42 (25.15%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) RHCE
3 3 (1.80%) VCP4
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.98%) vSphere
2 14 (8.38%) Xen
3 11 (6.59%) Firmware
4 9 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.39%) KVM
5 4 (2.40%) XenServer
6 1 (0.60%) LXC
6 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 80 (47.90%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (40.12%) Puppet
3 35 (20.96%) Cobbler
4 30 (17.96%) Tivoli
5 9 (5.39%) Nagios
5 9 (5.39%) ZABBIX
5 9 (5.39%) Salt
6 4 (2.40%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.20%) Graphite
8 1 (0.60%) WMI
8 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (29.94%) Oracle
2 24 (14.37%) VMware
3 21 (12.57%) Red Hat
4 15 (8.98%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.59%) Splunk
6 4 (2.40%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.40%) Cisco
6 4 (2.40%) IBM
7 3 (1.80%) Teradata
7 3 (1.80%) Cognos
7 3 (1.80%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.80%) Tableau
7 3 (1.80%) Percona
8 1 (0.60%) Empirix
8 1 (0.60%) Compuware
8 1 (0.60%) HP
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) Zend
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: 41000-46000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 6 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Pension
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago