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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 56 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.02% 0.26% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 0.53% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £30,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £70,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
235 190 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 52.81% 48.47% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 222 168 202
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Leicester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Node.js
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) Advertising
4 7 (38.89%) GitHub
4 7 (38.89%) Blog
4 7 (38.89%) Django
4 7 (38.89%) Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
6 5 (27.78%) Kanban
6 5 (27.78%) Scala
6 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 3 (16.67%) User Experience
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) SAP Basis
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) SAP

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 (38.89%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
General
1 7 (38.89%) Advertising
1 7 (38.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Digital Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Python Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Node.js
2 7 (38.89%) Django
3 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Blog
2 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Kanban
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP