The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 67 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.89% 0.71% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 1.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £18,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 430 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.01% 60.99% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 420 404 355
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +11 6 £40,000 +110.52% 3
Loughborough +4 4 £30,500 +60.52% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £40,000 - 1
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (56.25%) C
1 18 (56.25%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 11 (34.38%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Firmware
5 9 (28.13%) ISEB
5 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Linux
5 9 (28.13%) VHDL
5 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Time Management
6 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) VBScript
8 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
8 5 (15.63%) .NET
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.50%) Marketing
9 4 (12.50%) SCADA
9 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Maya
2 1 (3.13%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) GSM
1 2 (6.25%) UMTS
1 2 (6.25%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Mercurial
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Ant
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Test Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Junior
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) Django
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) Swing
4 1 (3.13%) AWT
4 1 (3.13%) CGI
4 1 (3.13%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Firmware
2 9 (28.13%) VHDL
3 4 (12.50%) SCADA
4 3 (9.38%) FMCG
5 2 (6.25%) Open Source
5 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.13%) Animation
6 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Time Management
2 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 3 (9.38%) Image Processing
5 3 (9.38%) Video Processing
5 3 (9.38%) Video Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C
1 18 (56.25%) C++
2 11 (34.38%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) VBScript
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Tcl
6 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.13%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Sun
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
4 1 (3.13%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 15 days ago