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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 93 139 142
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 91 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.66% 1.08% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.42% 2.21% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 72 33 22
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
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
1680 1582 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.12% 48.95% 55.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1290 1466
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 106 (70.20%) Linux
2 92 (60.93%) DevOps
3 90 (59.60%) Ruby
4 83 (54.97%) Bash Shell
5 82 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (52.32%) Opscode Chef
7 71 (47.02%) Puppet
8 58 (38.41%) PHP
9 55 (36.42%) SQL
10 51 (33.77%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (31.13%) UNIX
12 46 (30.46%) Java
13 45 (29.80%) JavaScript
14 38 (25.17%) MySQL
15 36 (23.84%) Oracle
15 36 (23.84%) Scrum
15 36 (23.84%) Configuration Management
15 36 (23.84%) Jenkins
16 34 (22.52%) Degree
17 31 (20.53%) C#
18 30 (19.87%) Perl
18 30 (19.87%) VMware
18 30 (19.87%) Apache
19 29 (19.21%) Cobbler
20 28 (18.54%) .NET
20 28 (18.54%) LAMP
21 25 (16.56%) Tivoli
21 25 (16.56%) C++
22 24 (15.89%) Git (software)
23 23 (15.23%) Hudson

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (19.87%) Apache
2 21 (13.91%) Node.js
3 17 (11.26%) Tomcat
4 14 (9.27%) nginx
5 2 (1.32%) Tornado
6 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.66%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
6 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.66%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.66%) Drupal
6 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Office
1 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.64%) PaaS
3 4 (2.65%) Route 53
3 4 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.65%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.26%) Internet
2 16 (10.60%) DNS
3 10 (6.62%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.97%) SAN
5 4 (2.65%) LAN
6 3 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.32%) SSH
7 2 (1.32%) DHCP
7 2 (1.32%) SSL
7 2 (1.32%) LDAP
7 2 (1.32%) SNMP
8 1 (0.66%) HTTP
8 1 (0.66%) SMS
8 1 (0.66%) VoIP
8 1 (0.66%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.17%) MySQL
2 21 (13.91%) NoSQL
3 18 (11.92%) Redis
4 16 (10.60%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.62%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.96%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.96%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.97%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.31%) Riak
9 4 (2.65%) SimpleDB
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.65%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.32%) Big Data
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (23.84%) Jenkins
2 24 (15.89%) Git (software)
3 23 (15.23%) Hudson
4 13 (8.61%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.62%) Maven
6 9 (5.96%) Artifactory
7 8 (5.30%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.32%) Grunt
9 1 (0.66%) WatiN
9 1 (0.66%) Subversion
9 1 (0.66%) JMeter
9 1 (0.66%) WATIR
9 1 (0.66%) Selenium
9 1 (0.66%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (7.95%) Games
2 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.99%) Advertising
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Finance
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (41.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (19.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 28 (18.54%) Developer
4 24 (15.89%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (6.62%) C# Developer
6 9 (5.96%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Senior Technician
7 7 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) DevOps Specialist
8 6 (3.97%) Administrator
8 6 (3.97%) Graduate
8 6 (3.97%) Architect
8 6 (3.97%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) UNIX Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (3.31%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.65%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.54%) .NET
1 28 (18.54%) LAMP
2 15 (9.93%) HTML
3 11 (7.28%) CSS
4 9 (5.96%) XML
4 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.30%) jQuery
6 7 (4.64%) Web Services
6 7 (4.64%) JSON
7 5 (3.31%) WinForms
7 5 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.65%) REST
8 4 (2.65%) Memcached
8 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.65%) Dojo
9 3 (1.99%) Django
9 3 (1.99%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.99%) WSDL
10 2 (1.32%) Ajax
10 2 (1.32%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Open Source
2 10 (6.62%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.62%) Replication
3 9 (5.96%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.96%) User Experience
4 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.31%) Clustering
5 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) GIS
7 1 (0.66%) Social Media
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.66%) Physics
7 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 106 (70.20%) Linux
2 47 (31.13%) UNIX
3 19 (12.58%) Windows
4 16 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.30%) CentOS
6 6 (3.97%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.32%) Solaris
7 2 (1.32%) Debian
8 1 (0.66%) Android
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (60.93%) DevOps
2 82 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (33.77%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (23.84%) Configuration Management
4 36 (23.84%) Scrum
5 22 (14.57%) DSDM
6 14 (9.27%) Incident Management
7 11 (7.28%) TDD
8 10 (6.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (5.96%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.96%) RUP
9 9 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (4.64%) Load Balancing
11 6 (3.97%) OO
11 6 (3.97%) MVC
12 5 (3.31%) Data Management
12 5 (3.31%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.31%) Data Analytics
12 5 (3.31%) Analytics
13 4 (2.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 90 (59.60%) Ruby
2 83 (54.97%) Bash Shell
3 58 (38.41%) PHP
4 55 (36.42%) SQL
5 46 (30.46%) Java
6 45 (29.80%) JavaScript
7 31 (20.53%) C#
8 30 (19.87%) Perl
9 25 (16.56%) C++
10 17 (11.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.65%) R
12 3 (1.99%) C
13 2 (1.32%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (22.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) RHCE
3 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.66%) PhD
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) Xen
1 14 (9.27%) vSphere
2 11 (7.28%) Firmware
3 9 (5.96%) KVM
3 9 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.31%) XenServer
5 2 (1.32%) Varnish
6 1 (0.66%) Docker
6 1 (0.66%) LXC
Systems Management
1 79 (52.32%) Opscode Chef
2 71 (47.02%) Puppet
3 29 (19.21%) Cobbler
4 25 (16.56%) Tivoli
5 9 (5.96%) Nagios
5 9 (5.96%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.31%) Graphite
7 4 (2.65%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.65%) Salt
8 3 (1.99%) Opsview
9 2 (1.32%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (23.84%) Oracle
2 30 (19.87%) VMware
3 20 (13.25%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.28%) Splunk
5 6 (3.97%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.99%) Percona
6 3 (1.99%) Tealeaf
6 3 (1.99%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco
8 1 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.66%) Google
8 1 (0.66%) Zend
8 1 (0.66%) Compuware
8 1 (0.66%) HP
8 1 (0.66%) CA
8 1 (0.66%) Empirix
8 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.66%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.66%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.66%) ArcSight
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