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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 93 121 136
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 87 51 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.56% 1.55% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.25% 3.18% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 40 19
Average salary £49,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £51,000
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
1658 1602 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.72% 48.59% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1275 1414
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 23 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 102 (70.34%) Linux
2 86 (59.31%) DevOps
3 85 (58.62%) Ruby
4 77 (53.10%) Bash Shell
5 76 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (52.41%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (44.14%) Puppet
7 55 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (37.24%) SQL
9 53 (36.55%) PHP
10 51 (35.17%) UNIX
11 48 (33.10%) Java
12 42 (28.97%) Configuration Management
13 41 (28.28%) Oracle
13 41 (28.28%) Degree
14 37 (25.52%) JavaScript
15 36 (24.83%) MySQL
16 34 (23.45%) Perl
17 33 (22.76%) C#
17 33 (22.76%) Jenkins
18 31 (21.38%) Cobbler
18 31 (21.38%) .NET
19 30 (20.69%) Scrum
20 27 (18.62%) C++
20 27 (18.62%) Apache
21 26 (17.93%) Tivoli
22 25 (17.24%) VMware
22 25 (17.24%) Hudson
23 22 (15.17%) DSDM
24 21 (14.48%) DNS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 27 (18.62%) Apache
2 18 (12.41%) Node.js
3 16 (11.03%) Tomcat
4 12 (8.28%) nginx
5 2 (1.38%) Drupal
5 2 (1.38%) WordPress
6 1 (0.69%) Tornado
6 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.69%) Moodle
6 1 (0.69%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.69%) CMS
6 1 (0.69%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.69%) SAS
6 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.83%) PaaS
3 4 (2.76%) Route 53
3 4 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.48%) DNS
1 21 (14.48%) Internet
2 13 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.52%) SAN
4 4 (2.76%) DHCP
4 4 (2.76%) LAN
4 4 (2.76%) SSL
4 4 (2.76%) SSH
5 3 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.38%) VoIP
6 2 (1.38%) LDAP
7 1 (0.69%) SMPP
7 1 (0.69%) SNMP
7 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.83%) MySQL
2 18 (12.41%) MongoDB
3 17 (11.72%) NoSQL
4 15 (10.34%) Redis
5 12 (8.28%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.52%) RDBMS
6 8 (5.52%) SimpleDB
6 8 (5.52%) Couchbase
7 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.45%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.07%) Riak
10 2 (1.38%) Big Data
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (22.76%) Jenkins
2 25 (17.24%) Hudson
3 21 (14.48%) Git (software)
4 15 (10.34%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.90%) Maven
6 9 (6.21%) Artifactory
7 7 (4.83%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.69%) Grunt
8 1 (0.69%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.69%) WATIR
8 1 (0.69%) Selenium
8 1 (0.69%) WatiN
8 1 (0.69%) Subversion
8 1 (0.69%) JMeter
General
1 5 (3.45%) Games
1 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.38%) Finance
2 2 (1.38%) Advertising
3 1 (0.69%) Local Government
3 1 (0.69%) Marketing
3 1 (0.69%) Retail
3 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (41.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (18.62%) Developer
3 26 (17.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 23 (15.86%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (8.97%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.21%) Platform Engineer
6 9 (6.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.52%) Architect
7 8 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Technical Leader
8 7 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) Administrator
8 7 (4.83%) Graduate
8 7 (4.83%) DevOps Specialist
9 6 (4.14%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (4.14%) UNIX Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.38%) .NET
2 16 (11.03%) LAMP
3 15 (10.34%) XML
4 12 (8.28%) HTML
5 11 (7.59%) CSS
6 9 (6.21%) jQuery
6 9 (6.21%) Web Services
7 8 (5.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.52%) JSON
8 7 (4.83%) WinForms
9 6 (4.14%) Dojo
9 6 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.07%) Django
10 3 (2.07%) REST
10 3 (2.07%) WSDL
10 3 (2.07%) J2EE
11 2 (1.38%) CSS3
12 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.69%) ZeroMQ
12 1 (0.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 13 (8.97%) User Experience
3 12 (8.28%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.90%) Replication
4 10 (6.90%) Open Source
5 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.45%) Clustering
7 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.38%) GIS
9 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.69%) Physics
9 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.69%) Social Media
9 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 102 (70.34%) Linux
2 51 (35.17%) UNIX
3 19 (13.10%) Windows
4 15 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.14%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.76%) CentOS
7 2 (1.38%) Solaris
7 2 (1.38%) Debian
8 1 (0.69%) Android
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (59.31%) DevOps
2 76 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (28.97%) Configuration Management
5 30 (20.69%) Scrum
6 22 (15.17%) DSDM
7 16 (11.03%) Incident Management
8 14 (9.66%) TDD
9 12 (8.28%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (6.90%) MVC
12 9 (6.21%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.21%) Load Balancing
13 7 (4.83%) RUP
13 7 (4.83%) OO
14 5 (3.45%) Test Automation
14 5 (3.45%) Analytics
14 5 (3.45%) Data Analytics
14 5 (3.45%) OOP
15 4 (2.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 85 (58.62%) Ruby
2 77 (53.10%) Bash Shell
3 54 (37.24%) SQL
4 53 (36.55%) PHP
5 48 (33.10%) Java
6 37 (25.52%) JavaScript
7 34 (23.45%) Perl
8 33 (22.76%) C#
9 27 (18.62%) C++
10 15 (10.34%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.76%) R
12 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.69%) C
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (28.28%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) RHCE
3 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.72%) vSphere
2 16 (11.03%) Xen
3 11 (7.59%) Firmware
4 9 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.21%) KVM
5 6 (4.14%) XenServer
6 1 (0.69%) Docker
6 1 (0.69%) LXC
6 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 76 (52.41%) Opscode Chef
2 64 (44.14%) Puppet
3 31 (21.38%) Cobbler
4 26 (17.93%) Tivoli
5 9 (6.21%) ZABBIX
5 9 (6.21%) Nagios
6 8 (5.52%) Salt
7 4 (2.76%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.38%) Graphite
9 1 (0.69%) WMI
9 1 (0.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 41 (28.28%) Oracle
2 25 (17.24%) VMware
3 21 (14.48%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.83%) Splunk
4 7 (4.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.76%) Cisco
6 3 (2.07%) Percona
7 1 (0.69%) Zend
7 1 (0.69%) Google
7 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.69%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.69%) IBM
7 1 (0.69%) Compuware
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Empirix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 36000-53000 Per Annum 35-53K (neg)+Excellent Projects+Tech+Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 30000-55000 Per Annum Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago