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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 69 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.64% 0.87% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 1.48% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 3
Average salary £38,750 £19,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.94% -49.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £17,950 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £24,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
496 405 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.01% 58.70% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 449 381 412
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,249 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 August 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 28 August 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 +7 7 £37,500 +97.36% 2
Loughborough -2 3 £30,500 +60.52% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £40,000 - 1
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (59.38%) C
1 19 (59.38%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) Firmware
4 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Integration Testing
5 10 (31.25%) C#
5 10 (31.25%) Linux
6 9 (28.13%) VHDL
6 9 (28.13%) ISEB
6 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) Time Management
7 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) Java
9 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.63%) Puppet
10 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
10 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (15.63%) Ansible
10 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
10 5 (15.63%) DB2
10 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (15.63%) SAP
10 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
10 5 (15.63%) Windows
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.50%) OO
11 4 (12.50%) MS Excel

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) GSM
1 2 (6.25%) UMTS
1 2 (6.25%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.13%) Hudson
5 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Test Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) Django
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
3 1 (3.13%) Swing
3 1 (3.13%) AWT
3 1 (3.13%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Firmware
2 9 (28.13%) VHDL
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
1 11 (34.38%) Integration Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) Time Management
3 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Video Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Image Processing
6 3 (9.38%) Video Processing
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) UML
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) FMECA
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C
1 19 (59.38%) C++
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) VBScript
5 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.38%) Perl
6 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.25%) Tcl
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Sun
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) MKS
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Loughborough
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