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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 126 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Python 58 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.57% 1.50% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.65% 2.96% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 52 29 26
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,221 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1589 1319 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.90% 50.77% 57.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1067 1359
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (63.83%) Ruby
2 58 (61.70%) Linux
3 49 (52.13%) PHP
4 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 38 (40.43%) DevOps
5 36 (38.30%) Bash Shell
6 35 (37.23%) LAMP
7 32 (34.04%) Perl
8 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (30.85%) Puppet
9 29 (30.85%) MySQL
9 29 (30.85%) Scrum
10 28 (29.79%) Open Source
11 27 (28.72%) Java
11 27 (28.72%) Apache
12 24 (25.53%) Degree
13 21 (22.34%) C++
14 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
15 19 (20.21%) Opscode Chef
16 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
17 17 (18.09%) NoSQL
17 17 (18.09%) Software Engineering
18 16 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (17.02%) Node.js
18 16 (17.02%) SQL
19 14 (14.89%) Web Services
20 13 (13.83%) UNIX
20 13 (13.83%) C
20 13 (13.83%) HTML
20 13 (13.83%) Tomcat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (28.72%) Apache
2 16 (17.02%) Node.js
3 13 (13.83%) Tomcat
4 11 (11.70%) nginx
5 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
6 9 (9.57%) WebLogic
7 7 (7.45%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (4.26%) WordPress
9 3 (3.19%) CICS
9 3 (3.19%) GlassFish
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.13%) Tornado
11 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.06%) lighttpd
11 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) Internet
2 7 (7.45%) AMQP
3 3 (3.19%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) VPN
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) DHCP
3 3 (3.19%) SSL
3 3 (3.19%) tcpdump
3 3 (3.19%) SSH
3 3 (3.19%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.13%) SNMP
4 2 (2.13%) LDAP
5 1 (1.06%) SMPP
5 1 (1.06%) SMS
5 1 (1.06%) VoIP
5 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) MySQL
2 17 (18.09%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.51%) Redis
5 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.32%) Riak
7 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.57%) Subversion
3 9 (9.57%) CruiseControl
4 6 (6.38%) Hudson
4 6 (6.38%) Automake
4 6 (6.38%) Grunt
5 3 (3.19%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 10 (10.64%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Advertising
3 3 (3.19%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (27.66%) Developer
3 9 (9.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Build Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) UNIX Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Technician
7 5 (5.32%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.23%) LAMP
2 14 (14.89%) Web Services
3 13 (13.83%) HTML
4 12 (12.77%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (10.64%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (10.64%) XML
6 8 (8.51%) J2EE
7 6 (6.38%) Ajax
7 6 (6.38%) CSS
8 5 (5.32%) jQuery
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.26%) .NET
10 3 (3.19%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.19%) WSDL
10 3 (3.19%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.19%) JAXB
10 3 (3.19%) Memcached
10 3 (3.19%) Spring
10 3 (3.19%) Grails
10 3 (3.19%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Open Source
2 13 (13.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.70%) Clustering
4 7 (7.45%) Symmetrix
4 7 (7.45%) RIA
5 6 (6.38%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.19%) NHS
6 3 (3.19%) W3C
6 3 (3.19%) Firmware
6 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.70%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) UNIX
3 10 (10.64%) CentOS
3 10 (10.64%) Solaris
4 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.38%) Windows
6 3 (3.19%) zOS
7 2 (2.13%) HPUX
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) DevOps
2 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (30.85%) Scrum
4 17 (18.09%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.83%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.64%) Content Management
8 7 (7.45%) Project Management
8 7 (7.45%) RUP
8 7 (7.45%) UML
8 7 (7.45%) DSDM
8 7 (7.45%) High Availability
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.45%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (7.45%) Load Testing
9 6 (6.38%) OOP
9 6 (6.38%) ITIL
9 6 (6.38%) MVC
10 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
11 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.83%) Ruby
2 49 (52.13%) PHP
3 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 36 (38.30%) Bash Shell
5 32 (34.04%) Perl
6 27 (28.72%) Java
7 21 (22.34%) C++
8 16 (17.02%) SQL
9 13 (13.83%) C
10 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
11 11 (11.70%) C#
12 4 (4.26%) PHP5
12 4 (4.26%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.19%) COBOL
13 3 (3.19%) Embedded C
13 3 (3.19%) Scala
13 3 (3.19%) Groovy
14 2 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (2.13%) Jython
15 1 (1.06%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 24 (25.53%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) HND
3 5 (5.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Varnish
2 2 (2.13%) Xen
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.13%) vSphere
2 2 (2.13%) XenServer
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (30.85%) Puppet
2 19 (20.21%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.38%) Capistrano
3 6 (6.38%) Opsview
4 4 (4.26%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
5 3 (3.19%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.19%) OpenView
6 2 (2.13%) HP NNM
6 2 (2.13%) WMI
6 2 (2.13%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.06%) Salt
7 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Splunk
2 9 (9.57%) VMware
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Cisco
3 7 (7.45%) EMC
3 7 (7.45%) F5
4 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.26%) Zend
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.19%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.19%) Tealeaf
6 3 (3.19%) Google
7 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.13%) Veritas
7 2 (2.13%) Siebel
8 1 (1.06%) CA
8 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.06%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.06%) ArcSight
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