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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 51 80
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 68 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.26% 3.64% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.09% 7.78% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 67 14 14
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
376 334 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.23% 46.78% 59.21%
Number of salaries quoted 346 283 525
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +2 31 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Leicester +2 15 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Coalville - 6 £23,000 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 56 (45.53%) Video Processing
2 54 (43.90%) Image Processing
3 53 (43.09%) C++
4 49 (39.84%) JavaScript
5 48 (39.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 48 (39.02%) Algorithms
6 45 (36.59%) Software Engineering
6 45 (36.59%) C
7 44 (35.77%) Linux
8 38 (30.89%) Embedded Systems
9 37 (30.08%) MATLAB
10 33 (26.83%) Bash Shell
11 32 (26.02%) Java
12 30 (24.39%) SQL
13 29 (23.58%) Signal Processing
14 26 (21.14%) Tcl
15 25 (20.33%) HTML
16 24 (19.51%) VHDL
16 24 (19.51%) Verilog
16 24 (19.51%) Perl
16 24 (19.51%) Node.js
17 23 (18.70%) Firmware
17 23 (18.70%) OO
18 22 (17.89%) Android
19 18 (14.63%) CSS
19 18 (14.63%) C#
20 17 (13.82%) Mathematics
21 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
21 16 (13.01%) HTML5
21 16 (13.01%) VBScript

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 3 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.13%) GitHub
3 3 (2.44%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.57%) Maven
2 13 (10.57%) Subversion
3 6 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.44%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.44%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.63%) CMake
5 2 (1.63%) Grunt
General
1 7 (5.69%) Advertising
1 7 (5.69%) Marketing
2 2 (1.63%) Finance
2 2 (1.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (88.62%) Developer
2 57 (46.34%) Software Developer
3 25 (20.33%) Senior Developer
4 22 (17.89%) Embedded Developer
4 22 (17.89%) Embedded Software Developer
5 20 (16.26%) Senior Systems Developer
6 19 (15.45%) Systems Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Junior
7 13 (10.57%) Junior Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (9.76%) FPGA Developer
8 12 (9.76%) Python Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Graduate
9 10 (8.13%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Digital Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Tools Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Hardware Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Hardware Verification Engineer
12 3 (2.44%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (2.44%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.33%) HTML
2 24 (19.51%) Node.js
3 18 (14.63%) CSS
4 16 (13.01%) .NET
4 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
4 16 (13.01%) HTML5
5 13 (10.57%) CSS3
6 12 (9.76%) Django
7 11 (8.94%) Web Services
8 3 (2.44%) SAP Basis
8 3 (2.44%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.63%) Android SDK
9 2 (1.63%) Cocoa
9 2 (1.63%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.63%) J2EE
9 2 (1.63%) J2ME
9 2 (1.63%) Qt
9 2 (1.63%) REST
9 2 (1.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (1.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (39.02%) Algorithms
1 48 (39.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 38 (30.89%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (19.51%) Verilog
3 24 (19.51%) VHDL
4 17 (13.82%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.50%) ASIC
6 7 (5.69%) Blog
6 7 (5.69%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.44%) FMCG
7 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.81%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 44 (35.77%) Linux
2 22 (17.89%) Android
3 7 (5.69%) CentOS
3 7 (5.69%) Debian
4 4 (3.25%) Unix
5 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.44%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.53%) Video Processing
2 54 (43.90%) Image Processing
3 45 (36.59%) Software Engineering
4 29 (23.58%) Signal Processing
5 23 (18.70%) OO
6 15 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.13%) Validation
9 7 (5.69%) MVC
9 7 (5.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.07%) DevOps
10 5 (4.07%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.25%) Automated Testing
12 3 (2.44%) Android Development
12 3 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.44%) Kanban
12 3 (2.44%) Scrum
12 3 (2.44%) SOA
12 3 (2.44%) TDD
12 3 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.09%) C++
2 49 (39.84%) JavaScript
3 45 (36.59%) C
4 37 (30.08%) MATLAB
5 33 (26.83%) Bash Shell
6 32 (26.02%) Java
7 30 (24.39%) SQL
8 26 (21.14%) Tcl
9 24 (19.51%) Perl
10 18 (14.63%) C#
11 16 (13.01%) VB.NET
11 16 (13.01%) VBScript
12 13 (10.57%) Groovy
13 9 (7.32%) ES6
14 7 (5.69%) ECMAScript
15 6 (4.88%) PHP
16 4 (3.25%) Objective-C
16 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
17 3 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Degree
2 13 (10.57%) SC Cleared
2 13 (10.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.32%) PhD
System Software
1 23 (18.70%) Firmware
2 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
1 16 (13.01%) Oracle
2 12 (9.76%) Altera
2 12 (9.76%) Xilinx
3 4 (3.25%) Synopsys
4 3 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
VIQU
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Loughborough
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 22 days ago