The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 129 107 129
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing Python 55 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 1.50% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 2.84% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 17
Average salary £40,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1659 1336 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.14% 52.60% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1049 1188
Average salary £39,600 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £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
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (61.05%) Ruby
2 54 (56.84%) Linux
3 53 (55.79%) PHP
4 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
5 39 (41.05%) Perl
6 36 (37.89%) MySQL
7 33 (34.74%) Open Source
8 30 (31.58%) Bash Shell
9 29 (30.53%) LAMP
10 28 (29.47%) Puppet
10 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (27.37%) Scrum
11 26 (27.37%) Java
11 26 (27.37%) DevOps
12 25 (26.32%) Apache
13 23 (24.21%) HTML
14 21 (22.11%) Degree
15 19 (20.00%) C++
16 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
16 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
16 17 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
17 15 (15.79%) C
17 15 (15.79%) CSS
18 14 (14.74%) Web Services
18 14 (14.74%) SQL
18 14 (14.74%) Tomcat
18 14 (14.74%) NoSQL
18 14 (14.74%) Node.js
19 12 (12.63%) Configuration Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (26.32%) Apache
2 14 (14.74%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.74%) Node.js
3 10 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.47%) WebLogic
5 7 (7.37%) nginx
5 7 (7.37%) WordPress
5 7 (7.37%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.16%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.16%) CICS
7 2 (2.11%) CMS
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.11%) Tornado
8 1 (1.05%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.16%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) HTTP
2 9 (9.47%) Internet
3 7 (7.37%) AMQP
4 4 (4.21%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) SSH
5 3 (3.16%) tcpdump
5 3 (3.16%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.16%) DHCP
5 3 (3.16%) SSL
5 3 (3.16%) VPN
5 3 (3.16%) DNS
6 2 (2.11%) SNMP
6 2 (2.11%) LDAP
6 2 (2.11%) SAN
7 1 (1.05%) NAS
7 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.89%) MySQL
2 14 (14.74%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.58%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.42%) Redis
6 6 (6.32%) Riak
7 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.53%) Subversion
4 6 (6.32%) Hudson
4 6 (6.32%) Automake
5 5 (5.26%) Grunt
5 5 (5.26%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.16%) JUnit
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 11 (11.58%) Games
2 4 (4.21%) Advertising
3 2 (2.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Developer
2 19 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.68%) PHP Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Senior Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Build Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Technician
7 5 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.53%) LAMP
2 23 (24.21%) HTML
3 15 (15.79%) CSS
4 14 (14.74%) Web Services
5 12 (12.63%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (10.53%) XML
6 10 (10.53%) jQuery
6 10 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (10.53%) Ajax
7 8 (8.42%) J2EE
8 6 (6.32%) Symfony
8 6 (6.32%) CSS3
9 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.21%) .NET
9 4 (4.21%) HTML5
10 3 (3.16%) Memcached
10 3 (3.16%) Grails
10 3 (3.16%) Java EE
10 3 (3.16%) Spring
10 3 (3.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.74%) Open Source
2 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.37%) RIA
3 7 (7.37%) Symmetrix
3 7 (7.37%) Clustering
4 6 (6.32%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.21%) NHS
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) W3C
6 3 (3.16%) Firmware
6 3 (3.16%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.05%) Xbox
8 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.05%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 54 (56.84%) Linux
2 10 (10.53%) Solaris
2 10 (10.53%) CentOS
3 9 (9.47%) Ubuntu
3 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.42%) UNIX
4 8 (8.42%) Windows
5 3 (3.16%) zOS
6 2 (2.11%) HPUX
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.37%) Scrum
2 26 (27.37%) DevOps
3 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.63%) Configuration Management
4 12 (12.63%) Content Management
5 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.53%) MVC
6 10 (10.53%) OOP
7 7 (7.37%) High Availability
7 7 (7.37%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (7.37%) Load Testing
7 7 (7.37%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) OO
7 7 (7.37%) UML
7 7 (7.37%) Project Management
8 6 (6.32%) TDD
8 6 (6.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) Ruby
2 53 (55.79%) PHP
3 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
4 39 (41.05%) Perl
5 30 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 26 (27.37%) Java
7 19 (20.00%) C++
8 15 (15.79%) C
9 14 (14.74%) SQL
10 10 (10.53%) Shell Script
10 10 (10.53%) C#
11 8 (8.42%) PHP5
12 7 (7.37%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.16%) Scala
13 3 (3.16%) Groovy
13 3 (3.16%) COBOL
13 3 (3.16%) Embedded C
14 2 (2.11%) Jython
14 2 (2.11%) ActionScript
14 2 (2.11%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) HND
3 5 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Varnish
2 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.11%) XenServer
4 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (29.47%) Puppet
2 17 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.32%) Opsview
4 5 (5.26%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.16%) OpenView
5 3 (3.16%) Nagios
6 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.11%) HP NNM
6 2 (2.11%) WMI
6 2 (2.11%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.05%) Salt
7 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.05%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Splunk
2 8 (8.42%) VMware
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
2 8 (8.42%) EMC
3 7 (7.37%) F5
3 7 (7.37%) Cisco
4 5 (5.26%) Zend
5 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.16%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.16%) Tealeaf
6 3 (3.16%) Google
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.16%) HP
7 2 (2.11%) Veritas
7 2 (2.11%) Sony
7 2 (2.11%) Siebel
7 2 (2.11%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764 - £40558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 days ago