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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 74 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -12
Permanent jobs citing Python 105 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.06% 1.02% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 2.11% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 85 34 26
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
1735 1803 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 50.52% 48.53% 55.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1515 1251
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 5 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 112 (60.22%) Linux
2 93 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (47.31%) Ruby
4 80 (43.01%) Bash Shell
5 76 (40.86%) PHP
6 75 (40.32%) Opscode Chef
6 75 (40.32%) DevOps
7 69 (37.10%) SQL
8 67 (36.02%) Java
9 63 (33.87%) Puppet
10 58 (31.18%) Configuration Management
11 52 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (26.34%) Perl
12 49 (26.34%) UNIX
13 47 (25.27%) MongoDB
14 42 (22.58%) C#
15 40 (21.51%) .NET
16 39 (20.97%) Degree
17 38 (20.43%) Oracle
17 38 (20.43%) JavaScript
18 37 (19.89%) Software Engineering
19 34 (18.28%) C++
19 34 (18.28%) MySQL
20 31 (16.67%) Cobbler
21 29 (15.59%) Open Source
22 27 (14.52%) XML
22 27 (14.52%) Tivoli
23 26 (13.98%) Node.js
24 23 (12.37%) Microsoft
24 23 (12.37%) Windows

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (13.98%) Node.js
2 15 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.99%) Apache
4 9 (4.84%) SAS
5 2 (1.08%) Drupal
6 1 (0.54%) WordPress
6 1 (0.54%) nginx
6 1 (0.54%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.54%) Moodle
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (4.84%) SPSS
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (3.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Route 53
4 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.29%) Internet
2 17 (9.14%) DNS
3 14 (7.53%) SAN
4 12 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.23%) LAN
6 3 (1.61%) DHCP
6 3 (1.61%) SSL
6 3 (1.61%) SSH
7 1 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.54%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.54%) WebEx
7 1 (0.54%) SMPP
7 1 (0.54%) LDAP
7 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.27%) MongoDB
2 34 (18.28%) MySQL
3 21 (11.29%) Redis
4 18 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.99%) Riak
6 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.38%) QlikView
7 9 (4.84%) SimpleDB
7 9 (4.84%) Pentaho
7 9 (4.84%) Couchbase
8 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.54%) OLTP
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (10.75%) Git (software)
1 20 (10.75%) Jenkins
2 19 (10.22%) Hudson
3 11 (5.91%) TeamCity
4 8 (4.30%) NUnit
5 7 (3.76%) Maven
6 6 (3.23%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.54%) WatiN
7 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.54%) WATIR
7 1 (0.54%) Selenium
7 1 (0.54%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.54%) JMeter
General
1 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.61%) Finance
2 3 (1.61%) Games
3 2 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Local Government
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Law
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (31.72%) Developer
3 23 (12.37%) C# Developer
4 15 (8.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 14 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Consultant
7 11 (5.91%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) Technical Leader
9 9 (4.84%) Administrator
10 8 (4.30%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (4.30%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.30%) SAS BI Consultant
11 7 (3.76%) Platform Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.51%) .NET
2 27 (14.52%) XML
3 21 (11.29%) jQuery
4 17 (9.14%) LAMP
5 16 (8.60%) CSS
5 16 (8.60%) HTML
6 13 (6.99%) Ajax
7 12 (6.45%) JSON
7 12 (6.45%) Web Services
7 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.91%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.38%) Ember.js
10 9 (4.84%) Memcached
10 9 (4.84%) J2EE
11 8 (4.30%) Dojo
11 8 (4.30%) NHibernate
11 8 (4.30%) HTML5
11 8 (4.30%) CSS3
12 7 (3.76%) Backbone.js
13 4 (2.15%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.59%) Open Source
2 13 (6.99%) Client/Server
3 12 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.84%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.23%) User Experience
5 6 (3.23%) Replication
6 5 (2.69%) RIA
6 5 (2.69%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) GIS
9 2 (1.08%) Social Media
9 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
10 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 112 (60.22%) Linux
2 49 (26.34%) UNIX
3 23 (12.37%) Windows
4 20 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.30%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.76%) CentOS
7 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.23%) Android
8 5 (2.69%) Windows Phone
8 5 (2.69%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.61%) Debian
10 1 (0.54%) Solaris
10 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.32%) DevOps
3 58 (31.18%) Configuration Management
4 52 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (19.89%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.37%) TDD
7 20 (10.75%) OO
8 19 (10.22%) Scrum
9 18 (9.68%) MVC
10 17 (9.14%) DSDM
10 17 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (9.14%) Software Delivery
11 16 (8.60%) Incident Management
12 13 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (6.45%) Analytics
13 12 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (5.38%) Business Analysis
15 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (4.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (47.31%) Ruby
2 80 (43.01%) Bash Shell
3 76 (40.86%) PHP
4 69 (37.10%) SQL
5 67 (36.02%) Java
6 49 (26.34%) Perl
7 42 (22.58%) C#
8 38 (20.43%) JavaScript
9 34 (18.28%) C++
10 18 (9.68%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.91%) R
12 9 (4.84%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.15%) C
14 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (20.97%) Degree
2 6 (3.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.53%) vSphere
2 11 (5.91%) Firmware
3 10 (5.38%) Xen
4 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.23%) KVM
5 3 (1.61%) XenServer
6 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 75 (40.32%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (33.87%) Puppet
3 31 (16.67%) Cobbler
4 27 (14.52%) Tivoli
5 17 (9.14%) Salt
6 6 (3.23%) Nagios
6 6 (3.23%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.08%) Graphite
8 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.54%) Opsview
8 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (20.43%) Oracle
2 23 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.83%) VMware
4 21 (11.29%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.38%) IBM
5 10 (5.38%) Tableau
6 9 (4.84%) Business Objects
6 9 (4.84%) Cognos
7 8 (4.30%) Teradata
7 8 (4.30%) Cloudera
8 7 (3.76%) Splunk
9 5 (2.69%) Cisco
10 1 (0.54%) Compuware
10 1 (0.54%) HP
10 1 (0.54%) Empirix
10 1 (0.54%) Sony
10 1 (0.54%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.54%) Tealeaf
10 1 (0.54%) Percona
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £34500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £55,120 to £67,440 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, Warrington, Blackpool, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £67,440 p.a with an additional Digital Allowance up to £12,560 depending on skills and experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds / London
EE
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago