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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 23 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 55 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.69% 1.56% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.13% 3.07% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 55 9 15
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
321 358 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.71% 50.78% 62.19%
Number of salaries quoted 287 318 532
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £30,000
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 24 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 24 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 - 23 £42,500 -
Coalville - 11 £23,000 -
Leicester +16 7 £30,000 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 53 (48.18%) Video Processing
2 50 (45.45%) Algorithms
3 47 (42.73%) C++
4 44 (40.00%) Image Processing
5 43 (39.09%) Linux
6 42 (38.18%) Software Engineering
7 41 (37.27%) C
8 40 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 40 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 37 (33.64%) SQL
10 33 (30.00%) MATLAB
11 32 (29.09%) Embedded Systems
12 30 (27.27%) Signal Processing
13 29 (26.36%) Bash Shell
13 29 (26.36%) Java
14 26 (23.64%) Perl
15 24 (21.82%) Tcl
16 22 (20.00%) HTML
17 21 (19.09%) C#
17 21 (19.09%) Android
18 20 (18.18%) Oracle
19 19 (17.27%) OO
20 18 (16.36%) VHDL
20 18 (16.36%) Verilog
20 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
20 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
20 18 (16.36%) .NET
20 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET
20 18 (16.36%) VBScript
21 17 (15.45%) VB.NET

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 14 (12.73%) Node.js
2 3 (2.73%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.91%) nginx
4 1 (0.91%) Plone
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.64%) GitHub
2 4 (3.64%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) HTTP
1 2 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) Redis
3 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.55%) Maven
2 5 (4.55%) Subversion
3 4 (3.64%) Bitbucket
3 4 (3.64%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.73%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 2 (1.82%) Finance
1 2 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 96 (87.27%) Developer
2 53 (48.18%) Software Developer
3 19 (17.27%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.55%) Embedded Developer
4 16 (14.55%) Embedded Software Developer
5 15 (13.64%) Senior Systems Developer
5 15 (13.64%) Systems Developer
6 14 (12.73%) Junior
6 14 (12.73%) Junior Developer
7 10 (9.09%) FPGA Developer
7 10 (9.09%) Graduate
7 10 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (7.27%) Python Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Tools Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Django Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Hardware Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Hardware Verification Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Python/Django Developer
12 3 (2.73%) Junior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.00%) HTML
2 18 (16.36%) .NET
2 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.82%) HTML5
4 12 (10.91%) CSS
5 6 (5.45%) Django
6 5 (4.55%) CSS3
6 5 (4.55%) Web Services
7 4 (3.64%) Android SDK
7 4 (3.64%) Qt
7 4 (3.64%) REST
7 4 (3.64%) WPF
8 2 (1.82%) Cocoa
8 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.82%) J2EE
8 2 (1.82%) J2ME
8 2 (1.82%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.82%) Spring
8 2 (1.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.91%) Nutch
Miscellaneous
1 50 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 40 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 32 (29.09%) Embedded Systems
4 18 (16.36%) Verilog
4 18 (16.36%) VHDL
5 11 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (8.18%) ASIC
8 4 (3.64%) FMCG
9 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.82%) User Experience
10 1 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.91%) CUDA
10 1 (0.91%) Physics
10 1 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.09%) Linux
2 21 (19.09%) Android
3 8 (7.27%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) CentOS
4 5 (4.55%) Debian
5 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.73%) Windows
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.18%) Video Processing
2 44 (40.00%) Image Processing
3 42 (38.18%) Software Engineering
4 30 (27.27%) Signal Processing
5 19 (17.27%) OO
6 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.09%) Validation
7 9 (8.18%) DevOps
7 9 (8.18%) Multithreading
8 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.55%) Android Development
9 5 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.64%) API Development
10 4 (3.64%) API Testing
10 4 (3.64%) Automated Testing
10 4 (3.64%) Web Development
11 3 (2.73%) Cross-Platform Development
11 3 (2.73%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.73%) Front End Development
11 3 (2.73%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.73%) C++
2 41 (37.27%) C
3 40 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 37 (33.64%) SQL
5 33 (30.00%) MATLAB
6 29 (26.36%) Bash Shell
6 29 (26.36%) Java
7 26 (23.64%) Perl
8 24 (21.82%) Tcl
9 21 (19.09%) C#
10 18 (16.36%) VBScript
11 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
12 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
13 6 (5.45%) Objective-C
13 6 (5.45%) PHP
14 5 (4.55%) ECMAScript
14 5 (4.55%) ES6
14 5 (4.55%) Groovy
15 3 (2.73%) Ruby
16 1 (0.91%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) Firmware
2 3 (2.73%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) Oracle
2 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.09%) Altera
3 10 (9.09%) Xilinx
4 4 (3.64%) Rackspace
4 4 (3.64%) Synopsys
5 3 (2.73%) VMware
6 2 (1.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.91%) hybris