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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 95 130 137
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 89 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.42% 1.14% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.07% 2.26% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71 36 24
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1754 1596 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 47.64% 50.71% 57.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1327 1461
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 November 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 100 (68.03%) Linux
2 92 (62.59%) Ruby
3 87 (59.18%) DevOps
4 84 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (51.70%) Bash Shell
6 71 (48.30%) Opscode Chef
7 66 (44.90%) Puppet
8 58 (39.46%) PHP
9 52 (35.37%) SQL
10 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
11 47 (31.97%) Java
11 47 (31.97%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (27.89%) UNIX
13 40 (27.21%) Scrum
14 38 (25.85%) MySQL
15 34 (23.13%) LAMP
15 34 (23.13%) Jenkins
16 33 (22.45%) Oracle
17 32 (21.77%) Apache
17 32 (21.77%) Configuration Management
17 32 (21.77%) Degree
18 29 (19.73%) Perl
19 28 (19.05%) C#
20 26 (17.69%) Cobbler
20 26 (17.69%) C++
21 25 (17.01%) VMware
22 24 (16.33%) Git (software)
23 23 (15.65%) .NET
23 23 (15.65%) NoSQL
23 23 (15.65%) Node.js

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 32 (21.77%) Apache
2 23 (15.65%) Node.js
3 17 (11.56%) nginx
3 17 (11.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.40%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.72%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.36%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.36%) CICS
7 2 (1.36%) Tornado
8 1 (0.68%) WordPress
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.68%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Office
1 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.40%) PaaS
3 4 (2.72%) Route 53
3 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.88%) Internet
2 12 (8.16%) DNS
3 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.72%) HTTP
5 3 (2.04%) SAN
5 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.04%) AMQP
6 2 (1.36%) SNMP
6 2 (1.36%) LDAP
6 2 (1.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.68%) SMS
7 1 (0.68%) VoIP
7 1 (0.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.68%) SSL
7 1 (0.68%) SMPP
7 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.85%) MySQL
2 23 (15.65%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.56%) Redis
4 15 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.80%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.12%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.40%) Riak
9 4 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.04%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.04%) SimpleDB
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.36%) Big Data
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (23.13%) Jenkins
2 24 (16.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.24%) Hudson
4 11 (7.48%) CruiseControl
5 10 (6.80%) TeamCity
6 8 (5.44%) Maven
7 7 (4.76%) Artifactory
8 5 (3.40%) Grunt
9 2 (1.36%) JUnit
10 1 (0.68%) JMeter
10 1 (0.68%) Subversion
10 1 (0.68%) WATIR
10 1 (0.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.68%) WatiN
General
1 12 (8.16%) Games
2 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.40%) Advertising
3 2 (1.36%) Retail
3 2 (1.36%) Finance
4 1 (0.68%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (40.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (19.73%) Developer
3 27 (18.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 22 (14.97%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (6.12%) Architect
6 8 (5.44%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.76%) DevOps Specialist
7 7 (4.76%) Senior Technician
7 7 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.08%) Graduate
8 6 (4.08%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) UNIX Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (3.40%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.72%) Administrator
10 4 (2.72%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.13%) LAMP
2 23 (15.65%) .NET
3 18 (12.24%) HTML
4 14 (9.52%) XML
5 11 (7.48%) CSS
5 11 (7.48%) Web Services
6 9 (6.12%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.44%) jQuery
7 8 (5.44%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (4.76%) JSON
9 6 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (3.40%) WSDL
10 5 (3.40%) WinForms
11 4 (2.72%) Dojo
11 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.72%) Memcached
11 4 (2.72%) J2EE
11 4 (2.72%) REST
12 3 (2.04%) Django
13 2 (1.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) Open Source
2 8 (5.44%) User Experience
2 8 (5.44%) Replication
2 8 (5.44%) Clustering
3 7 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.04%) RIA
5 3 (2.04%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.36%) NHS
6 2 (1.36%) W3C
6 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) GIS
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Physics
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 100 (68.03%) Linux
2 41 (27.89%) UNIX
3 16 (10.88%) Windows
4 11 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.44%) CentOS
6 7 (4.76%) Solaris
7 6 (4.08%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.36%) zOS
8 2 (1.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.68%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (59.18%) DevOps
2 84 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (31.97%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (27.21%) Scrum
5 32 (21.77%) Configuration Management
6 20 (13.61%) DSDM
7 12 (8.16%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.48%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.80%) RUP
9 10 (6.80%) TDD
10 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.08%) MVC
11 6 (4.08%) OO
11 6 (4.08%) Content Management
11 6 (4.08%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.40%) Data Management
12 5 (3.40%) Data Analytics
12 5 (3.40%) Analytics
12 5 (3.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 92 (62.59%) Ruby
2 76 (51.70%) Bash Shell
3 58 (39.46%) PHP
4 52 (35.37%) SQL
5 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
6 47 (31.97%) Java
7 29 (19.73%) Perl
8 28 (19.05%) C#
9 26 (17.69%) C++
10 18 (12.24%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.72%) R
11 4 (2.72%) C
12 3 (2.04%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.36%) COBOL
13 2 (1.36%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.36%) Groovy
13 2 (1.36%) Scala
14 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (21.77%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) RHCE
3 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.68%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (8.16%) Xen
2 11 (7.48%) vSphere
3 9 (6.12%) Firmware
4 7 (4.76%) KVM
4 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.40%) XenServer
5 5 (3.40%) Varnish
6 1 (0.68%) Docker
6 1 (0.68%) LXC
Systems Management
1 71 (48.30%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (44.90%) Puppet
3 26 (17.69%) Cobbler
4 22 (14.97%) Tivoli
5 7 (4.76%) Nagios
5 7 (4.76%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.40%) Capistrano
7 4 (2.72%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.04%) Salt
8 3 (2.04%) Opsview
9 2 (1.36%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (22.45%) Oracle
2 25 (17.01%) VMware
3 15 (10.20%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.48%) Splunk
5 4 (2.72%) Cisco
5 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.04%) EMC
6 3 (2.04%) Percona
6 3 (2.04%) Riverbed
6 3 (2.04%) F5
6 3 (2.04%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.68%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.68%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) Empirix
7 1 (0.68%) Google
7 1 (0.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.68%) Compuware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago