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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 70 138 111
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -27
Permanent jobs citing Python 119 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.41% 1.49% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 3.33% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 100 50 23
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
1882 1650 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.93% 44.82% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1317 1056
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 140 (62.22%) Linux
2 118 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (47.11%) Ruby
4 94 (41.78%) Java
5 89 (39.56%) PHP
6 85 (37.78%) Opscode Chef
7 84 (37.33%) DevOps
8 80 (35.56%) Puppet
9 72 (32.00%) Bash Shell
10 66 (29.33%) SQL
11 61 (27.11%) JavaScript
11 61 (27.11%) Open Source
12 59 (26.22%) MongoDB
13 58 (25.78%) Configuration Management
14 56 (24.89%) Perl
15 54 (24.00%) Oracle
15 54 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
16 53 (23.56%) Software Engineering
17 49 (21.78%) Node.js
18 46 (20.44%) TDD
18 46 (20.44%) MySQL
19 43 (19.11%) UNIX
20 41 (18.22%) C++
21 40 (17.78%) Redis
22 37 (16.44%) C#
23 36 (16.00%) Salt
24 34 (15.11%) HTML
25 32 (14.22%) .NET
26 31 (13.78%) jQuery
27 30 (13.33%) Splunk

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (21.78%) Node.js
2 29 (12.89%) Apache
3 18 (8.00%) SAS
4 7 (3.11%) Apache Pig
5 6 (2.67%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.78%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.44%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 15 (6.67%) SPSS
2 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.67%) IaaS
5 4 (1.78%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.33%) Internet
2 10 (4.44%) DNS
3 7 (3.11%) SAN
3 7 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (3.11%) LDAP
4 6 (2.67%) Broadband
4 6 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.78%) HTTP
6 3 (1.33%) LAN
7 2 (0.89%) SMTP
7 2 (0.89%) Wireless
7 2 (0.89%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.44%) SMPP
8 1 (0.44%) DHCP
8 1 (0.44%) VPN
8 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (26.22%) MongoDB
2 46 (20.44%) MySQL
3 40 (17.78%) Redis
4 24 (10.67%) NoSQL
5 22 (9.78%) Hadoop
6 19 (8.44%) SQL Server
7 18 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (7.11%) QlikView
8 16 (7.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (6.67%) Pentaho
9 15 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (5.78%) Riak
11 7 (3.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 7 (3.11%) Apache Hive
11 7 (3.11%) Base SAS
12 6 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (7.11%) Maven
3 14 (6.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.44%) NUnit
5 6 (2.67%) Grunt
6 5 (2.22%) Selenium
7 4 (1.78%) JMeter
8 3 (1.33%) JUnit
9 2 (0.89%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.89%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.89%) Behat
10 1 (0.44%) Hudson
10 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (6.67%) Games
2 9 (4.00%) Finance
3 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Front Office
5 1 (0.44%) Law
5 1 (0.44%) Legal
5 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (32.44%) Developer
2 58 (25.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 17 (7.56%) C# Developer
5 15 (6.67%) Consultant
6 14 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (6.22%) Software Engineer
7 11 (4.89%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (4.00%) Architect
9 9 (4.00%) Analyst
9 9 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.56%) SAS BI Consultant
11 7 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.11%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.11%) Junior
11 7 (3.11%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.11%) Python Developer
11 7 (3.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.11%) HTML
2 32 (14.22%) .NET
3 31 (13.78%) jQuery
4 29 (12.89%) CSS
5 28 (12.44%) LAMP
6 26 (11.56%) XML
7 23 (10.22%) Web Services
8 20 (8.89%) Memcached
9 19 (8.44%) HTML5
10 18 (8.00%) Ajax
11 17 (7.56%) AngularJS
12 14 (6.22%) ASP.NET
13 13 (5.78%) JSON
14 12 (5.33%) CSS3
15 10 (4.44%) Ember.js
15 10 (4.44%) NHibernate
16 9 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (4.00%) J2EE
17 7 (3.11%) Backbone.js
18 6 (2.67%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 13 (5.78%) RIA
3 6 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.78%) NHS
5 4 (1.78%) Replication
5 4 (1.78%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.89%) Online Games
7 2 (0.89%) Social Media
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
8 1 (0.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 140 (62.22%) Linux
2 43 (19.11%) UNIX
3 28 (12.44%) Windows
4 20 (8.89%) CentOS
4 20 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.78%) CoreOS
6 11 (4.89%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.67%) Android
7 6 (2.67%) Debian
7 6 (2.67%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.22%) Windows Phone
8 5 (2.22%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.44%) Solaris
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (37.33%) DevOps
3 61 (27.11%) Open Source
4 58 (25.78%) Configuration Management
5 54 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (23.56%) Software Engineering
7 46 (20.44%) TDD
8 27 (12.00%) Scrum
9 26 (11.56%) OO
10 25 (11.11%) Software Delivery
11 24 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (9.78%) BDD
13 19 (8.44%) Analytics
14 18 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (7.56%) MVC
16 15 (6.67%) Business Analysis
16 15 (6.67%) Business Analytics
17 14 (6.22%) SOA
18 12 (5.33%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.11%) Ruby
2 94 (41.78%) Java
3 89 (39.56%) PHP
4 72 (32.00%) Bash Shell
5 66 (29.33%) SQL
6 61 (27.11%) JavaScript
7 56 (24.89%) Perl
8 41 (18.22%) C++
9 37 (16.44%) C#
10 26 (11.56%) Shell Script
11 20 (8.89%) R
11 20 (8.89%) Scala
12 15 (6.67%) Go
13 10 (4.44%) T-SQL
14 9 (4.00%) PowerShell
15 8 (3.56%) C
16 5 (2.22%) Groovy
17 3 (1.33%) VBScript
18 2 (0.89%) MATLAB
19 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.78%) Degree
2 7 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.67%) CCNP
4 4 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.33%) CCNA
6 2 (0.89%) CCDA
6 2 (0.89%) CISSP
6 2 (0.89%) RHCE
6 2 (0.89%) CISA
6 2 (0.89%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.89%) COBIT
1 2 (0.89%) BS25999
1 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.78%) Docker
3 6 (2.67%) HDFS
4 4 (1.78%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.78%) VMware Server
5 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.89%) vSphere
7 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 85 (37.78%) Opscode Chef
2 80 (35.56%) Puppet
3 36 (16.00%) Salt
4 27 (12.00%) Cobbler
5 19 (8.44%) Vagrant
5 19 (8.44%) Tivoli
6 15 (6.67%) Nagios
6 15 (6.67%) Ansible
7 5 (2.22%) Graphite
7 5 (2.22%) Rundeck
8 4 (1.78%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.78%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.89%) ArcSight ESM
10 1 (0.44%) Opsview
Vendors
1 54 (24.00%) Oracle
2 30 (13.33%) Splunk
3 25 (11.11%) VMware
4 24 (10.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.11%) Tableau
6 15 (6.67%) SaltStack
6 15 (6.67%) Cognos
6 15 (6.67%) IBM
7 14 (6.22%) Red Hat
8 13 (5.78%) Google
9 11 (4.89%) Cisco
10 8 (3.56%) Teradata
10 8 (3.56%) Cloudera
11 7 (3.11%) EnterpriseDB
12 4 (1.78%) New Relic
12 4 (1.78%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.89%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.89%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.89%) Telerik
13 2 (0.89%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Highly competitive plus superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Highly competitive plus superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 16 days ago