The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 39 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.53% - 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.60% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £21,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £22,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
212 212 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 53.40% 54.08% 61.32%
Number of salaries quoted 201 183 285
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Leicester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Ruby
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Wiki
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (20.00%) Plone
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Nutch
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) Puppet
8 2 (13.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) SSH
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (13.33%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (20.00%) Plone
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Web Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Trainee
5 1 (6.67%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Nutch
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) J2ME
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Wiki
3 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) DevOps
1 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) VBScript
6 1 (6.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) hybris
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft