Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 29 48
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 272 360 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 8.55% 7.27% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.51% 13.93% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 232 314 231
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,525 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,406 £62,500 £66,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,647 2,585 2,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.79% 52.20% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 2,326 2,585
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Leeds

Python
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Leeds.

Salary trend for Python in Leeds

Python
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Python.

1 165 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (41.54%) Java
3 100 (36.76%) DevOps
4 99 (36.40%) SQL
5 90 (33.09%) Ruby
6 85 (31.25%) Linux
7 82 (30.15%) C#
8 81 (29.78%) Amazon AWS
9 74 (27.21%) Jenkins
10 68 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 68 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 65 (23.90%) Bash Shell
12 64 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 63 (23.16%) Ansible
14 60 (22.06%) NoSQL
15 56 (20.59%) Test Automation
16 54 (19.85%) TDD
17 53 (19.49%) Puppet
18 51 (18.75%) C++
19 49 (18.01%) Git (software)
20 48 (17.65%) Configuration Management
21 44 (16.18%) Finance
21 44 (16.18%) Unix
22 42 (15.44%) Docker
23 41 (15.07%) Mentoring
23 41 (15.07%) MongoDB
24 40 (14.71%) Coaching
25 39 (14.34%) JavaScript
26 38 (13.97%) Selenium
26 38 (13.97%) Open Source

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 29 (10.66%) Apache Spark
2 27 (9.93%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (9.93%) nginx
3 14 (5.15%) Apache
4 9 (3.31%) SAS
5 4 (1.47%) CloudStack
5 4 (1.47%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.47%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.74%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.74%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.37%) Confluence
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) GIMP
4 1 (0.37%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 81 (29.78%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (6.99%) GitHub
5 11 (4.04%) PaaS
5 11 (4.04%) SaaS
6 10 (3.68%) G Suite
6 10 (3.68%) IaaS
6 10 (3.68%) Office 365
7 9 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (3.31%) AWS CodePipeline
8 5 (1.84%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (1.84%) Amazon SageMaker
8 5 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.04%) Firewall
2 5 (1.84%) BGP
2 5 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (1.84%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (1.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (1.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (1.84%) OSPF
2 5 (1.84%) TACACS
2 5 (1.84%) tcpdump
2 5 (1.84%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.47%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (1.47%) HTTP
3 4 (1.47%) VoIP
4 3 (1.10%) Internet
5 2 (0.74%) Wireless
6 1 (0.37%) DNS
6 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.37%) SAN
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.06%) NoSQL
2 41 (15.07%) MongoDB
3 31 (11.40%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (10.66%) Big Data
5 27 (9.93%) Hadoop
5 27 (9.93%) Redis
6 25 (9.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (5.51%) Apache Hive
7 15 (5.51%) HBase
8 14 (5.15%) GIS
8 14 (5.15%) Spark SQL
8 14 (5.15%) Sqoop
9 12 (4.41%) Riak
10 11 (4.04%) CouchDB
10 11 (4.04%) Data Lake
11 9 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.57%) Power BI
13 5 (1.84%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (1.84%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 74 (27.21%) Jenkins
2 49 (18.01%) Git (software)
3 38 (13.97%) Selenium
4 31 (11.40%) Subversion
5 27 (9.93%) Mercurial
6 20 (7.35%) Cucumber
7 17 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (4.78%) Appium
8 13 (4.78%) WebDriver
9 11 (4.04%) SoapUI
9 11 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (4.04%) TeamCity
10 10 (3.68%) JIRA
10 10 (3.68%) JMeter
10 10 (3.68%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.94%) Buildbot
11 8 (2.94%) CircleCI
11 8 (2.94%) Gatling
11 8 (2.94%) NeoLoad
11 8 (2.94%) Ranorex
General
1 44 (16.18%) Finance
2 16 (5.88%) Retail
3 15 (5.51%) Marketing
4 4 (1.47%) Electronics
5 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 100 (36.76%) Developer
2 48 (17.65%) Python Developer
3 46 (16.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (12.13%) Platform Engineer
5 28 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
5 28 (10.29%) Python Engineer
6 27 (9.93%) AWS Engineer
7 25 (9.19%) Analyst
7 25 (9.19%) AWS DevOps
7 25 (9.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 25 (9.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 25 (9.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 25 (9.19%) Software Developer
8 23 (8.46%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.72%) Software Engineer
10 17 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
11 16 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (5.51%) Big Data Engineer
12 15 (5.51%) Data Engineer
12 15 (5.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.93%) RabbitMQ
2 22 (8.09%) CSS
3 21 (7.72%) .NET
3 21 (7.72%) HTML
4 14 (5.15%) Node.js
4 14 (5.15%) Spark Streaming
5 12 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.41%) Web Services
6 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (4.04%) HTML5
7 10 (3.68%) Django
7 10 (3.68%) jQuery
7 10 (3.68%) Lambda Expressions
8 9 (3.31%) Ajax
8 9 (3.31%) Gherkin
8 9 (3.31%) Pylons
8 9 (3.31%) Pyramid
8 9 (3.31%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (2.94%) Kafka
9 8 (2.94%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.56%) Public Cloud
2 24 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.57%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.21%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.21%) e-Learning
5 6 (2.21%) Fintech
6 5 (1.84%) User Experience
7 3 (1.10%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.10%) Life Science
8 1 (0.37%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.37%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (31.25%) Linux
2 44 (16.18%) Unix
3 15 (5.51%) Windows
4 13 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.68%) CentOS
6 6 (2.21%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.47%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (36.76%) DevOps
3 68 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 56 (20.59%) Test Automation
5 54 (19.85%) TDD
6 48 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 41 (15.07%) Mentoring
8 40 (14.71%) Coaching
9 38 (13.97%) Open Source
10 37 (13.60%) Analytics
11 34 (12.50%) OO
12 30 (11.03%) Scrum
13 28 (10.29%) ETL
14 27 (9.93%) DSDM
15 25 (9.19%) Data Integration
16 23 (8.46%) Machine Learning
16 23 (8.46%) OOP
17 21 (7.72%) Data Analysis
17 21 (7.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (41.54%) Java
2 99 (36.40%) SQL
3 90 (33.09%) Ruby
4 82 (30.15%) C#
5 65 (23.90%) Bash Shell
6 51 (18.75%) C++
7 39 (14.34%) JavaScript
8 29 (10.66%) Scala
9 27 (9.93%) PHP
10 26 (9.56%) Perl
11 25 (9.19%) Shell Script
12 24 (8.82%) C
13 13 (4.78%) R
14 12 (4.41%) PowerShell
15 10 (3.68%) Go
16 8 (2.94%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.84%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.84%) Tcl
18 2 (0.74%) Groovy
18 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.51%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.41%) Degree
4 10 (3.68%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.84%) OSCP
6 4 (1.47%) CISSP
6 4 (1.47%) RHCE
6 4 (1.47%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.10%) GPEN
7 3 (1.10%) GWAPT
7 3 (1.10%) GXPN
8 2 (0.74%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.74%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.74%) Cyber Scheme
8 2 (0.74%) OSCE
9 1 (0.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.56%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (15.44%) Docker
2 15 (5.51%) HDFS
3 14 (5.15%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.84%) VMware NSX
5 4 (1.47%) pfSense
5 4 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.37%) Xen
6 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (23.16%) Ansible
2 53 (19.49%) Puppet
3 36 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (9.19%) Kubernetes
5 21 (7.72%) Cobbler
6 17 (6.25%) Tivoli
7 16 (5.88%) Terraform
8 14 (5.15%) Oozie
9 11 (4.04%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (2.94%) Rancher
11 6 (2.21%) CFEngine
11 6 (2.21%) Consul
11 6 (2.21%) Packer
12 5 (1.84%) ArcSight ESM
12 5 (1.84%) Netcool
12 5 (1.84%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (1.47%) Grafana
13 4 (1.47%) Graphite
13 4 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (11.40%) Oracle
2 30 (11.03%) Google
3 23 (8.46%) VMware
4 17 (6.25%) EnterpriseDB
5 14 (5.15%) Cloudera
5 14 (5.15%) Hortonworks
6 7 (2.57%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.57%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.57%) Tableau
7 6 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.84%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.84%) Blue Coat
8 5 (1.84%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.84%) Cisco
8 5 (1.84%) CyberArk
8 5 (1.84%) F5
8 5 (1.84%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.84%) Splunk
8 5 (1.84%) Symantec
8 5 (1.84%) Tufin