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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 61 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 13 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.81% 1.88% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.63% 2.98% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 2
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
358 605 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.93% 63.22% 60.37%
Number of salaries quoted 317 555 383
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +8 8 £30,000 -11.76% 2
Loughborough - 1 - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £40,000 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 9 (36.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) SCADA
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
9 3 (12.00%) Video Processing
9 3 (12.00%) Android
9 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (12.00%) SaaS
9 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (12.00%) GitHub
9 3 (12.00%) Functional Programming
9 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
9 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (12.00%) Django
9 3 (12.00%) Subversion
9 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) Tcl
9 3 (12.00%) Firmware

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) PSTN
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.00%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Django Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) Django
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (4.00%) Qt
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) SCADA
2 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) Physics
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) VHDL
5 1 (4.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
4 3 (12.00%) Video Processing
4 3 (12.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Video Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 9 (36.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (12.00%) Tcl
5 3 (12.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) Lua
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Altera
3 1 (4.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (4.00%) BT
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicestershire
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago