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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 68 135 107
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -28
Permanent jobs citing Python 121 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.46% 1.57% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.66% 3.65% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 99 52 29
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,221 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
1816 1587 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.86% 43.03% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1214 1068
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 147 (65.04%) Linux
2 123 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (50.88%) Ruby
4 96 (42.48%) Opscode Chef
5 93 (41.15%) Java
6 89 (39.38%) PHP
6 89 (39.38%) DevOps
7 87 (38.50%) Puppet
8 72 (31.86%) Bash Shell
9 70 (30.97%) JavaScript
10 65 (28.76%) Open Source
11 62 (27.43%) SQL
12 61 (26.99%) Continuous Integration
13 59 (26.11%) Oracle
14 57 (25.22%) Perl
15 56 (24.78%) Configuration Management
16 55 (24.34%) TDD
17 53 (23.45%) Node.js
18 52 (23.01%) MongoDB
19 45 (19.91%) UNIX
19 45 (19.91%) MySQL
20 44 (19.47%) C++
21 43 (19.03%) Redis
22 42 (18.58%) Software Engineering
23 40 (17.70%) Salt
24 36 (15.93%) HTML
25 35 (15.49%) Apache
25 35 (15.49%) Splunk
26 34 (15.04%) Scrum
27 33 (14.60%) C#

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (23.45%) Node.js
2 35 (15.49%) Apache
3 16 (7.08%) SAS
4 9 (3.98%) Apache Pig
5 6 (2.65%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.77%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.77%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (5.75%) SPSS
2 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.62%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.65%) SaaS
4 6 (2.65%) IaaS
5 4 (1.77%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.18%) Internet
2 11 (4.87%) DNS
3 7 (3.10%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (3.10%) LDAP
4 6 (2.65%) Broadband
4 6 (2.65%) SAN
5 5 (2.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.77%) HTTP
7 3 (1.33%) SMTP
7 3 (1.33%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (1.33%) Wireless
8 2 (0.88%) LAN
9 1 (0.44%) WAN
9 1 (0.44%) DHCP
9 1 (0.44%) SNMP
9 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.01%) MongoDB
2 45 (19.91%) MySQL
3 43 (19.03%) Redis
4 28 (12.39%) Hadoop
5 25 (11.06%) NoSQL
6 20 (8.85%) SQL Server
7 19 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (8.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (7.08%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (6.19%) QlikView
10 13 (5.75%) Pentaho
11 9 (3.98%) Apache Hive
12 8 (3.54%) Riak
13 7 (3.10%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 7 (3.10%) Base SAS
13 7 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.65%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (10.62%) Jenkins
2 20 (8.85%) Maven
3 13 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.31%) Selenium
5 10 (4.42%) NUnit
6 6 (2.65%) JMeter
6 6 (2.65%) JUnit
6 6 (2.65%) HP UFT
6 6 (2.65%) Grunt
7 5 (2.21%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.21%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.88%) Behat
8 2 (0.88%) Hudson
8 2 (0.88%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.44%) JIRA
9 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (8.41%) Games
2 14 (6.19%) Finance
3 3 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.44%) Front Office
4 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.44%) Law
4 1 (0.44%) Legal
4 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (30.09%) Developer
2 57 (25.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (9.29%) Software Developer
4 16 (7.08%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (5.75%) Consultant
6 12 (5.31%) C# Developer
7 11 (4.87%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.42%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.42%) Analyst
9 9 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (3.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.54%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.10%) Python Developer
11 7 (3.10%) Lead Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.10%) AWS Developer
12 6 (2.65%) SAS BI Consultant
12 6 (2.65%) Technical Leader
13 5 (2.21%) Automation Test Analyst
13 5 (2.21%) Junior
13 5 (2.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.93%) HTML
2 30 (13.27%) jQuery
3 29 (12.83%) CSS
4 27 (11.95%) .NET
5 26 (11.50%) LAMP
6 25 (11.06%) XML
7 23 (10.18%) Web Services
8 19 (8.41%) Ajax
8 19 (8.41%) Memcached
9 18 (7.96%) HTML5
10 15 (6.64%) AngularJS
11 14 (6.19%) ASP.NET
12 12 (5.31%) JSON
13 11 (4.87%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (4.42%) CSS3
14 10 (4.42%) NHibernate
15 9 (3.98%) Spring
16 8 (3.54%) Ember.js
17 7 (3.10%) Java EE
18 6 (2.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.19%) RIA
2 13 (5.75%) Visualisation
3 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.65%) Private Cloud
4 6 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.77%) NHS
5 4 (1.77%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.77%) Replication
6 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.88%) Online Games
7 2 (0.88%) Social Media
7 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.44%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 147 (65.04%) Linux
2 45 (19.91%) UNIX
3 29 (12.83%) Windows
4 24 (10.62%) CentOS
4 24 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (7.52%) CoreOS
6 11 (4.87%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.10%) Debian
8 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.77%) Windows Phone 7
9 4 (1.77%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.77%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.77%) Android
10 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (39.38%) DevOps
3 65 (28.76%) Open Source
4 61 (26.99%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (24.78%) Configuration Management
6 55 (24.34%) TDD
7 42 (18.58%) Software Engineering
8 34 (15.04%) Scrum
9 29 (12.83%) BDD
10 27 (11.95%) OO
11 26 (11.50%) Software Delivery
12 25 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.52%) Analytics
15 16 (7.08%) Continuous Delivery
16 15 (6.64%) Unit Testing
17 13 (5.75%) Business Analysis
17 13 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (5.75%) Business Analytics
18 12 (5.31%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 115 (50.88%) Ruby
2 93 (41.15%) Java
3 89 (39.38%) PHP
4 72 (31.86%) Bash Shell
5 70 (30.97%) JavaScript
6 62 (27.43%) SQL
7 57 (25.22%) Perl
8 44 (19.47%) C++
9 33 (14.60%) C#
10 28 (12.39%) Shell Script
11 27 (11.95%) Scala
12 19 (8.41%) Go
13 18 (7.96%) R
14 14 (6.19%) PowerShell
15 10 (4.42%) T-SQL
16 9 (3.98%) C
17 8 (3.54%) Groovy
18 6 (2.65%) VBScript
19 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
20 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.73%) Degree
2 10 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.98%) CCNP
4 6 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.77%) CCNA
6 3 (1.33%) CCDA
6 3 (1.33%) CISA
6 3 (1.33%) CEH
6 3 (1.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) RHCE
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.33%) COBIT
1 3 (1.33%) BS25999
1 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.52%) Docker
3 6 (2.65%) HDFS
4 4 (1.77%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.77%) VMware Server
5 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.88%) vSphere
7 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 96 (42.48%) Opscode Chef
2 87 (38.50%) Puppet
3 40 (17.70%) Salt
4 26 (11.50%) Cobbler
5 24 (10.62%) Vagrant
6 19 (8.41%) Nagios
6 19 (8.41%) Ansible
7 16 (7.08%) Tivoli
8 8 (3.54%) Graphite
8 8 (3.54%) Rundeck
9 4 (1.77%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.77%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.88%) ArcSight ESM
11 1 (0.44%) Opsview
Vendors
1 59 (26.11%) Oracle
2 35 (15.49%) Splunk
3 31 (13.72%) VMware
4 19 (8.41%) SaltStack
5 18 (7.96%) Microsoft
6 17 (7.52%) Red Hat
6 17 (7.52%) Google
7 14 (6.19%) Tableau
8 13 (5.75%) IBM
8 13 (5.75%) Cognos
9 12 (5.31%) Cisco
10 11 (4.87%) EnterpriseDB
11 6 (2.65%) Teradata
11 6 (2.65%) Cloudera
12 5 (2.21%) Telerik
13 4 (1.77%) New Relic
13 4 (1.77%) Rackspace
14 3 (1.33%) CheckPoint
15 2 (0.88%) HP
15 2 (0.88%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
Health & Social Care Information Centre
Salary: £31,072 - £40,964
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits including free Sky package
Posted: 23 days ago