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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 53 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.43% 0.51% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 0.80% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £19,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
228 251 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.42% 64.19% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 211 238 207
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leicester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) C
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) Firmware
4 9 (45.00%) ISEB
4 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
4 9 (45.00%) VHDL
4 9 (45.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Time Management
4 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) Perl
7 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (15.00%) Video Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Image Processing
8 3 (15.00%) Video Processing
8 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
9 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) Tcl
9 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
9 2 (10.00%) Java
9 2 (10.00%) VB.NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Maya
2 1 (5.00%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) GSM
1 2 (10.00%) UMTS
1 2 (10.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Swing
2 1 (5.00%) AWT
2 1 (5.00%) CGI
2 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Firmware
2 9 (45.00%) VHDL
3 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (45.00%) Time Management
1 9 (45.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (15.00%) Video Processing
3 3 (15.00%) Video Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) UML
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.00%) Tcl
3 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (5.00%) Google
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 15 days ago