The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 47 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.73% 2.93% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 5.88% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 10
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Python
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
188 204 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 43.82% 49.76% 57.19%
Number of salaries quoted 180 180 296
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Python
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Leicester region.

Python Salary Trend in Leicester

Python
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Leicester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Python.

1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) Node.js
4 9 (37.50%) Django
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Marketing
5 7 (29.17%) Blog
5 7 (29.17%) Advertising
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) MVC
5 7 (29.17%) GitHub
6 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Scala
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) MySQL
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 4 (16.67%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
8 3 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (12.50%) SAP
8 3 (12.50%) Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (29.17%) Advertising
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Python Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Digital Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Node.js
2 9 (37.50%) Django
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Basis
6 2 (8.33%) Cocoa
6 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
6 2 (8.33%) J2ME
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Blog
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (29.17%) MVC
1 7 (29.17%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Kanban
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) B2B
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Scala
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP