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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 63 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.31% 0.55% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 0.88% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -29.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
447 453 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 57.46% 61.80% 59.94%
Number of salaries quoted 409 423 332
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 £27,250 £23,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +15 6 £40,000 +100.00% 3
Loughborough +6 6 £30,500 +52.50%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £40,000 - 1
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (48.48%) C
1 16 (48.48%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
3 13 (39.39%) Degree
4 12 (36.36%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) OO
6 8 (24.24%) Firmware
6 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
7 7 (21.21%) Time Management
7 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
7 7 (21.21%) VHDL
7 7 (21.21%) ISEB
7 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.18%) Windows
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) VBScript
8 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 6 (18.18%) .NET
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.18%) Marketing
9 5 (15.15%) Web Development
9 5 (15.15%) Django

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Maya
2 1 (3.03%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) GSM
1 2 (6.06%) UMTS
1 2 (6.06%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) DB2
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.06%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Python Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Django Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.06%) Junior
8 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Django
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
4 1 (3.03%) Swing
4 1 (3.03%) AWT
4 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) VHDL
2 5 (15.15%) FMCG
3 4 (12.12%) SCADA
4 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.03%) Animation
6 1 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) OO
3 7 (21.21%) Time Management
3 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Web Development
4 5 (15.15%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Image Processing
5 3 (9.09%) Video Processing
5 3 (9.09%) Video Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) UML
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C
1 16 (48.48%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) VBScript
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.06%) Tcl
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Sun
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Autodesk
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 25 days ago