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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 45 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.18% 0.46% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 0.83% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
156 242 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.60% 55.76% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 140 203 305
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) Java
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 4 (21.05%) Apache
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Plone
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Wiki
6 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Nutch
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE
7 2 (10.53%) Puppet
7 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (10.53%) Android Development
7 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
2 3 (15.79%) Plone
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Web Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Web Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) Nutch
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Cocoa
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) J2ME
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Wiki
3 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Android Development
3 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) hybris
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft