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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 130 113 136
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 54 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.48% 1.50% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 2.84% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 17
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
1660 1336 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.37% 52.68% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1049 1178
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £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 25 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 57 (60.64%) Ruby
2 53 (56.38%) Linux
3 52 (55.32%) PHP
4 42 (44.68%) JavaScript
5 39 (41.49%) Perl
6 35 (37.23%) MySQL
7 32 (34.04%) Open Source
8 30 (31.91%) Bash Shell
9 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (29.79%) LAMP
10 27 (28.72%) Puppet
11 26 (27.66%) Java
11 26 (27.66%) DevOps
12 25 (26.60%) Scrum
13 24 (25.53%) Apache
14 23 (24.47%) HTML
15 21 (22.34%) Degree
16 19 (20.21%) C++
17 17 (18.09%) Git (software)
17 17 (18.09%) Software Engineering
17 17 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
18 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
18 15 (15.96%) C
18 15 (15.96%) CSS
19 14 (14.89%) Web Services
19 14 (14.89%) SQL
19 14 (14.89%) Tomcat
19 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
19 14 (14.89%) Node.js
20 12 (12.77%) Configuration Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 24 (25.53%) Apache
2 14 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.89%) Node.js
3 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.57%) WebLogic
5 7 (7.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 7 (7.45%) WordPress
5 7 (7.45%) nginx
6 3 (3.19%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.19%) CICS
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.13%) CMS
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.13%) Tornado
8 1 (1.06%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) HTTP
2 9 (9.57%) Internet
3 7 (7.45%) AMQP
4 4 (4.26%) Firewall
4 4 (4.26%) SSH
5 3 (3.19%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.19%) tcpdump
5 3 (3.19%) DHCP
5 3 (3.19%) VPN
5 3 (3.19%) DNS
5 3 (3.19%) SSL
6 2 (2.13%) SAN
6 2 (2.13%) LDAP
6 2 (2.13%) SNMP
7 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) MySQL
2 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.70%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.51%) Redis
6 6 (6.38%) Riak
7 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.06%) Big Data
9 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.64%) Subversion
4 6 (6.38%) Hudson
4 6 (6.38%) Automake
5 5 (5.32%) Grunt
5 5 (5.32%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.19%) JUnit
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.06%) Selenium
8 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (10.64%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Advertising
3 2 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (39.36%) Developer
2 19 (20.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.83%) PHP Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Build Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Technician
7 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.79%) LAMP
2 23 (24.47%) HTML
3 15 (15.96%) CSS
4 14 (14.89%) Web Services
5 12 (12.77%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (10.64%) jQuery
6 10 (10.64%) XML
6 10 (10.64%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (10.64%) Ajax
7 8 (8.51%) J2EE
8 6 (6.38%) Symfony
8 6 (6.38%) CSS3
9 4 (4.26%) HTML5
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.26%) .NET
10 3 (3.19%) WSDL
10 3 (3.19%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.19%) JAXB
10 3 (3.19%) Java EE
10 3 (3.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Open Source
2 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.45%) RIA
3 7 (7.45%) Symmetrix
3 7 (7.45%) Clustering
4 6 (6.38%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.26%) NHS
6 3 (3.19%) W3C
6 3 (3.19%) Firmware
6 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.06%) BBC
8 1 (1.06%) Xbox
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 53 (56.38%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) CentOS
2 10 (10.64%) Solaris
3 9 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Ubuntu
4 8 (8.51%) UNIX
4 8 (8.51%) Windows
5 3 (3.19%) zOS
6 2 (2.13%) HPUX
7 1 (1.06%) Debian
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.66%) DevOps
3 25 (26.60%) Scrum
4 17 (18.09%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.77%) Content Management
5 12 (12.77%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.64%) OOP
7 10 (10.64%) MVC
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.45%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (7.45%) Load Testing
8 7 (7.45%) OO
8 7 (7.45%) ITIL
8 7 (7.45%) UML
8 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.45%) Project Management
8 7 (7.45%) High Availability
9 6 (6.38%) Web Development
10 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) Ruby
2 52 (55.32%) PHP
3 42 (44.68%) JavaScript
4 39 (41.49%) Perl
5 30 (31.91%) Bash Shell
6 26 (27.66%) Java
7 19 (20.21%) C++
8 15 (15.96%) C
9 14 (14.89%) SQL
10 10 (10.64%) C#
10 10 (10.64%) Shell Script
11 8 (8.51%) PHP5
12 7 (7.45%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.19%) Groovy
13 3 (3.19%) Scala
13 3 (3.19%) Embedded C
13 3 (3.19%) COBOL
14 2 (2.13%) ActionScript
14 2 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (2.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) HND
3 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 5 (5.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Varnish
2 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.13%) XenServer
4 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (28.72%) Puppet
2 17 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.38%) Opsview
4 5 (5.32%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.19%) OpenView
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
5 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.13%) HP NNM
6 2 (2.13%) WMI
6 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.13%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.06%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Splunk
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle
2 8 (8.51%) EMC
2 8 (8.51%) VMware
3 7 (7.45%) Cisco
3 7 (7.45%) F5
4 5 (5.32%) Zend
5 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.19%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.19%) Google
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.19%) Tealeaf
7 2 (2.13%) Siebel
7 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.13%) Veritas
7 2 (2.13%) Sony
8 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.06%) NetApp
8 1 (1.06%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764 - £40558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 17 days ago