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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 21 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 56 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.82% 1.60% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.14% 3.05% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 10 21
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
370 361 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.68% 52.62% 59.98%
Number of salaries quoted 349 321 455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 - 14 £32,500 - 2
Coalville - 7 £21,500 - 1
Loughborough +4 4 £42,500 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (46.77%) C++
1 29 (46.77%) Algorithms
2 27 (43.55%) Video Processing
3 24 (38.71%) C
3 24 (38.71%) Linux
4 23 (37.10%) Image Processing
5 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
5 21 (33.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 21 (33.87%) JavaScript
6 20 (32.26%) SQL
7 19 (30.65%) HTML
8 18 (29.03%) MATLAB
8 18 (29.03%) Signal Processing
9 16 (25.81%) Java
9 16 (25.81%) Perl
10 15 (24.19%) Tcl
11 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
11 14 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
11 14 (22.58%) Degree
11 14 (22.58%) Android
12 12 (19.35%) C#
13 11 (17.74%) VHDL
13 11 (17.74%) Verilog
13 11 (17.74%) HTML5
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle
15 9 (14.52%) CSS
15 9 (14.52%) Node.js
15 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (14.52%) Node.js
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) Plone
4 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) GitHub
1 1 (1.61%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Redis
3 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (1.61%) Games
1 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 28 (45.16%) Software Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Python Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Embedded Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) FPGA Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Hardware Verification Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Systems Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.84%) Junior
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) HTML
2 11 (17.74%) HTML5
3 9 (14.52%) CSS
4 8 (12.90%) .NET
4 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.45%) Android SDK
5 4 (6.45%) Qt
5 4 (6.45%) REST
5 4 (6.45%) WPF
6 3 (4.84%) Nutch
6 3 (4.84%) XML
7 1 (1.61%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.61%) CSS3
7 1 (1.61%) Django
7 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.61%) J2ME
7 1 (1.61%) OpenCL
7 1 (1.61%) OpenCV
7 1 (1.61%) Spring
7 1 (1.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Algorithms
2 21 (33.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (17.74%) Verilog
4 11 (17.74%) VHDL
5 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 4 (6.45%) ASIC
8 3 (4.84%) Physics
8 3 (4.84%) Wiki
9 1 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.61%) CUDA
9 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Android
3 6 (9.68%) Unix
4 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Video Processing
2 23 (37.10%) Image Processing
3 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
4 18 (29.03%) Signal Processing
5 7 (11.29%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.68%) OO
7 4 (6.45%) Android Development
7 4 (6.45%) API Development
7 4 (6.45%) API Testing
7 4 (6.45%) DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Front End Development
7 4 (6.45%) Software Architecture
7 4 (6.45%) Validation
8 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.23%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.61%) Coaching
10 1 (1.61%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (1.61%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) C++
2 24 (38.71%) C
3 21 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 20 (32.26%) SQL
5 18 (29.03%) MATLAB
6 16 (25.81%) Java
6 16 (25.81%) Perl
7 15 (24.19%) Tcl
8 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
9 12 (19.35%) C#
10 8 (12.90%) VBScript
11 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
12 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
12 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
13 4 (6.45%) Ruby
14 1 (1.61%) PHP
14 1 (1.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Firmware
2 4 (6.45%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Altera
3 5 (8.06%) Synopsys
3 5 (8.06%) Xilinx
4 4 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) hybris
5 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £23000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
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