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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 35 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 29 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.13% 3.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.42% 6.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 0
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
254 197 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 62.41% 53.10% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 240 184 185
Median salary £36,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017, 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 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
2 21 (63.64%) Java
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (57.58%) Scrum
4 19 (57.58%) SOA
5 18 (54.55%) TDD
6 17 (51.52%) Retail
6 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
6 17 (51.52%) QA
6 17 (51.52%) Kanban
6 17 (51.52%) Scala
6 17 (51.52%) Mobile App
6 17 (51.52%) Data Structures
6 17 (51.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
8 15 (45.45%) Spring Boot
8 15 (45.45%) MySQL
9 11 (33.33%) Node.js
10 6 (18.18%) GitHub
10 6 (18.18%) Marketing
10 6 (18.18%) Blog
10 6 (18.18%) Django
10 6 (18.18%) OO
10 6 (18.18%) MVC
10 6 (18.18%) Advertising
11 4 (12.12%) Degree
11 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
11 4 (12.12%) SQL
11 4 (12.12%) R
11 4 (12.12%) Analytics

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 1 (3.03%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) BGP
2 1 (3.03%) IPsec
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) OSPF
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
2 15 (45.45%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 17 (51.52%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) Advertising
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) Python Developer
3 17 (51.52%) Java Developer
4 14 (42.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (39.39%) Java Scala Developer
5 13 (39.39%) Scala Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Digital Developer
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Data Scientist
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Administrator
10 1 (3.03%) Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Django Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Spring Boot
2 11 (33.33%) Node.js
3 6 (18.18%) Django
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Data Structures
1 17 (51.52%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.18%) Blog
3 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Scrum
2 19 (57.58%) SOA
3 18 (54.55%) TDD
4 17 (51.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (51.52%) Kanban
4 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 6 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 3 (9.09%) Physics
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.03%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
2 21 (63.64%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Scala
4 4 (12.12%) R
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Juniper
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.03%) VMware