The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.70% 0.58% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 1.00% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 6
Average salary £34,000 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £27,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
554 402 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.81% 58.69% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 510 373 449
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
East Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 12 £34,000 +78.94%
Loughborough -6 2 £36,500 +92.10% 1
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (58.62%) C
2 16 (55.17%) C++
3 15 (51.72%) Degree
4 12 (41.38%) Firmware
5 11 (37.93%) Regression Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Integration Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) ISEB
7 9 (31.03%) VHDL
7 9 (31.03%) Time Management
7 9 (31.03%) Automated Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
9 7 (24.14%) C#
10 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
11 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
11 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) Puppet
11 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
11 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (17.24%) Ansible
11 5 (17.24%) SQL
11 5 (17.24%) DB2
11 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (17.24%) SAP
11 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 4 (13.79%) Windows
12 4 (13.79%) DevOps
12 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (17.24%) WebSphere
1 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) GSM
1 2 (6.90%) UMTS
1 2 (6.90%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
3 3 (10.34%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Test Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.90%) Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Web Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (3.45%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Django
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Firmware
2 9 (31.03%) VHDL
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Regression Testing
1 11 (37.93%) Integration Testing
2 9 (31.03%) Time Management
2 9 (31.03%) Automated Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Video Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Image Processing
7 3 (10.34%) Video Processing
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Validation
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) UML
9 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C
2 16 (55.17%) C++
3 7 (24.14%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) VBScript
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.90%) Tcl
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) MKS
Leicestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago