The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.51% 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 1.01% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 7
Average salary £34,000 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £18,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £27,750 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
593 395 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 59.60% 58.78% 65.07%
Number of salaries quoted 549 367 458
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,350 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,166 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Leicestershire region.

Python Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Python
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Python
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 11 £34,000 +78.94% 1
Loughborough -6 1 £42,500 +123.68%
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (46.67%) C
1 14 (46.67%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) Integration Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Firmware
4 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
5 9 (30.00%) VHDL
5 9 (30.00%) ISEB
5 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Time Management
6 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (26.67%) Subversion
6 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
7 7 (23.33%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) MySQL
8 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 5 (16.67%) DB2
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (16.67%) SAP
9 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.67%) Ajax
9 5 (16.67%) Django
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 5 (16.67%) nginx
9 5 (16.67%) Mercurial
9 5 (16.67%) Puppet
9 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (16.67%) OpenStack

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 5 (16.67%) nginx
1 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Simulink
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) GSM
1 2 (6.67%) UMTS
1 2 (6.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Subversion
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Test Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Python Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Ajax
1 5 (16.67%) Django
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) CSS3
3 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 2 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Firmware
2 9 (30.00%) VHDL
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
1 11 (36.67%) Integration Testing
2 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
3 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Requirements Management
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) Validation
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) FMECA
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C
1 14 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VBScript
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Twitter
3 2 (6.67%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Cognos
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) MKS
Leicester
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago