The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 21 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 51 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.65% 0.69% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.00% 1.29% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 3 11
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
340 388 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.97% 53.37% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 302 338 521
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £29,500
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Python
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough - 18 £40,000 -
Coalville - 9 £23,000 - 1
Leicester +24 7 £30,000 -14.28%
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 43 (44.79%) Video Processing
2 42 (43.75%) Algorithms
3 39 (40.63%) C++
4 36 (37.50%) Image Processing
4 36 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 34 (35.42%) JavaScript
6 33 (34.38%) SQL
6 33 (34.38%) C
6 33 (34.38%) Linux
7 32 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 27 (28.13%) MATLAB
9 26 (27.08%) Signal Processing
9 26 (27.08%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (23.96%) Java
10 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
11 22 (22.92%) Perl
12 21 (21.88%) HTML
13 20 (20.83%) C#
13 20 (20.83%) Tcl
14 19 (19.79%) Oracle
14 19 (19.79%) Android
15 18 (18.75%) OO
16 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
16 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
16 17 (17.71%) .NET
16 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET
16 17 (17.71%) VBScript
17 16 (16.67%) VB.NET
17 16 (16.67%) Degree
18 14 (14.58%) VHDL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 10 (10.42%) Node.js
2 4 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.13%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) Plone
4 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) GitHub
2 4 (4.17%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
1 2 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Redis
3 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.17%) Bitbucket
3 4 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.13%) Maven
4 3 (3.13%) Subversion
4 3 (3.13%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.08%) Finance
1 2 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (85.42%) Developer
2 44 (45.83%) Software Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Junior
4 12 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Senior Systems Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Systems Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Python Developer
7 8 (8.33%) FPGA Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Graduate
8 7 (7.29%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Django Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Hardware Verification Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Python/Django Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Tools Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) HTML
2 17 (17.71%) .NET
2 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.46%) HTML5
4 10 (10.42%) CSS
5 6 (6.25%) Django
6 4 (4.17%) Android SDK
6 4 (4.17%) Qt
6 4 (4.17%) REST
6 4 (4.17%) WPF
7 3 (3.13%) CSS3
7 3 (3.13%) Nutch
7 3 (3.13%) Web Services
7 3 (3.13%) XML
8 2 (2.08%) Cocoa
8 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.08%) J2EE
8 2 (2.08%) J2ME
8 2 (2.08%) Spring
8 2 (2.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 42 (43.75%) Algorithms
2 32 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 26 (27.08%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (14.58%) Verilog
4 14 (14.58%) VHDL
5 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (7.29%) ASIC
6 7 (7.29%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.17%) FMCG
8 3 (3.13%) Wiki
9 1 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.04%) CUDA
9 1 (1.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Linux
2 19 (19.79%) Android
3 8 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.13%) CentOS
5 3 (3.13%) Debian
5 3 (3.13%) Windows
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.79%) Video Processing
2 36 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 36 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 26 (27.08%) Signal Processing
4 18 (18.75%) OO
5 9 (9.38%) DevOps
5 9 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.33%) Validation
7 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.21%) Android Development
9 4 (4.17%) API Development
9 4 (4.17%) API Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.17%) Web Development
10 3 (3.13%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (3.13%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.13%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.13%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) C++
2 34 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 33 (34.38%) C
3 33 (34.38%) SQL
4 27 (28.13%) MATLAB
5 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
5 23 (23.96%) Java
6 22 (22.92%) Perl
7 20 (20.83%) C#
7 20 (20.83%) Tcl
8 17 (17.71%) VBScript
9 16 (16.67%) VB.NET
10 7 (7.29%) Shell Script
11 6 (6.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.13%) ECMAScript
12 3 (3.13%) ES6
12 3 (3.13%) Groovy
12 3 (3.13%) PHP
12 3 (3.13%) Ruby
13 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) PhD
2 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (3.13%) VirtualBox
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Oracle
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.33%) Altera
3 8 (8.33%) Xilinx
4 4 (4.17%) Rackspace
4 4 (4.17%) Synopsys
5 3 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.04%) hybris
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