Period
to 23 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 36 45
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 +40
Permanent jobs citing Python 463 329 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.80% 6.46% 5.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.57% 11.62% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 418 261 241
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,625 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%

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 2,635 2,832 3,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.79% 55.65% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,275 2,501 2,607
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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.

1 282 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (44.49%) C#
3 205 (44.28%) Java
4 178 (38.44%) DevOps
5 169 (36.50%) Linux
6 167 (36.07%) Ruby
7 155 (33.48%) Amazon AWS
8 122 (26.35%) SQL
9 121 (26.13%) Finance
10 118 (25.49%) PHP
11 116 (25.05%) Puppet
12 107 (23.11%) Configuration Management
13 106 (22.89%) Bash Shell
14 101 (21.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 96 (20.73%) Opscode Chef
16 92 (19.87%) Jenkins
17 89 (19.22%) Test Automation
18 88 (19.01%) Ansible
19 85 (18.36%) .NET
20 84 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
21 83 (17.93%) Unix
22 81 (17.49%) Google
22 81 (17.49%) Retail
23 77 (16.63%) TDD
24 71 (15.33%) QA
25 70 (15.12%) Docker
26 68 (14.69%) Git (software)
27 65 (14.04%) NoSQL
27 65 (14.04%) C++
28 64 (13.82%) Node.js

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 30 (6.48%) Tomcat
2 26 (5.62%) CloudStack
2 26 (5.62%) OpenStack
3 22 (4.75%) Apache Spark
4 15 (3.24%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.81%) nginx
6 12 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (2.16%) Apache
7 10 (2.16%) JBoss
8 4 (0.86%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.86%) SAS
9 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
10 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.22%) Tornado
10 1 (0.22%) WildFly
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.30%) SPSS
2 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 155 (33.48%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (21.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (7.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (3.46%) SaaS
5 12 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.73%) IaaS
7 8 (1.73%) PaaS
8 7 (1.51%) G Suite
8 7 (1.51%) Office 365
8 7 (1.51%) Slack
9 6 (1.30%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.08%) GitHub
10 5 (1.08%) Google Analytics
10 5 (1.08%) Google Tag Manager
10 5 (1.08%) Serverless
11 4 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.97%) Firewall
2 14 (3.02%) HTTP
3 8 (1.73%) Internet
4 5 (1.08%) LAN
4 5 (1.08%) NAS
4 5 (1.08%) Network Security
4 5 (1.08%) SAN
4 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.08%) WAN
5 4 (0.86%) VPN
6 3 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.43%) Skype
7 2 (0.43%) SSL
8 1 (0.22%) Broadband
8 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.04%) NoSQL
2 34 (7.34%) MySQL
3 29 (6.26%) Redis
4 23 (4.97%) Big Data
5 22 (4.75%) Hadoop
6 20 (4.32%) MongoDB
7 19 (4.10%) SQL Server
8 17 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.81%) Apache Hive
10 12 (2.59%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.38%) Riak
12 7 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.30%) HBase
14 5 (1.08%) BigQuery
15 4 (0.86%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.43%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 92 (19.87%) Jenkins
2 68 (14.69%) Git (software)
3 45 (9.72%) Selenium
4 27 (5.83%) SoapUI
5 25 (5.40%) JIRA
5 25 (5.40%) WebDriver
6 23 (4.97%) Maven
7 22 (4.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (4.75%) Subversion
8 21 (4.54%) Vagrant
9 19 (4.10%) Cucumber
10 18 (3.89%) JMeter
11 16 (3.46%) Ranorex
12 11 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (2.16%) Buildbot
14 9 (1.94%) Appium
14 9 (1.94%) Gatling
14 9 (1.94%) NeoLoad
14 9 (1.94%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.94%) WATIR
General
1 121 (26.13%) Finance
2 81 (17.49%) Retail
3 12 (2.59%) Marketing
4 10 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.51%) Games
6 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.86%) Back Office
8 3 (0.65%) Legal
9 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 160 (34.56%) Developer
2 93 (20.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 64 (13.82%) Python Developer
4 53 (11.45%) Platform Engineer
5 51 (11.02%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.64%) Developer in Test
7 37 (7.99%) Software Engineer
8 33 (7.13%) AWS DevOps
8 33 (7.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 33 (7.13%) AWS Engineer
9 32 (6.91%) Linux Engineer
10 31 (6.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 26 (5.62%) QA Automation Engineer
11 26 (5.62%) QA Engineer
12 25 (5.40%) Automation Engineer
13 24 (5.18%) Java Developer
14 23 (4.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 23 (4.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 23 (4.97%) Software Developer
15 22 (4.75%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (18.36%) .NET
2 64 (13.82%) Node.js
3 40 (8.64%) ASP.NET
3 40 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (7.13%) AngularJS
5 26 (5.62%) Web Services
6 23 (4.97%) Spring
7 22 (4.75%) Django
8 19 (4.10%) Hibernate
9 17 (3.67%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (3.46%) CSS
10 16 (3.46%) HTML
11 14 (3.02%) LAMP
12 10 (2.16%) J2EE
13 9 (1.94%) HTML5
13 9 (1.94%) React
14 8 (1.73%) Pylons
14 8 (1.73%) Pyramid
14 8 (1.73%) Swagger
14 8 (1.73%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.70%) Public Cloud
2 29 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.81%) User Experience
6 9 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.73%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.51%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.30%) Device Driver
9 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.08%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (0.86%) Photography
12 2 (0.43%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.43%) Clustering
12 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.43%) Life Science
13 1 (0.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 169 (36.50%) Linux
2 83 (17.93%) Unix
3 25 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (4.54%) CentOS
5 18 (3.89%) Windows
6 12 (2.59%) Debian
7 6 (1.30%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.08%) AIX
8 5 (1.08%) HPUX
8 5 (1.08%) Solaris
9 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (38.44%) DevOps
3 107 (23.11%) Configuration Management
4 89 (19.22%) Test Automation
5 84 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (16.63%) TDD
7 61 (13.17%) Software Engineering
8 60 (12.96%) Open Source
9 58 (12.53%) Scrum
10 51 (11.02%) MVC
11 48 (10.37%) DSDM
12 44 (9.50%) Deployment Automation
13 41 (8.86%) OO
14 39 (8.42%) RUP
15 38 (8.21%) OOP
16 36 (7.78%) SDET
17 34 (7.34%) BDD
18 33 (7.13%) Mentoring
19 29 (6.26%) Problem-Solving
20 26 (5.62%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 206 (44.49%) C#
2 205 (44.28%) Java
3 167 (36.07%) Ruby
4 122 (26.35%) SQL
5 118 (25.49%) PHP
6 106 (22.89%) Bash Shell
7 65 (14.04%) C++
8 59 (12.74%) Shell Script
9 54 (11.66%) Perl
10 52 (11.23%) JavaScript
11 36 (7.78%) C
12 27 (5.83%) R
12 27 (5.83%) Scala
13 19 (4.10%) Go
14 16 (3.46%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.16%) Java 8
15 10 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.73%) Java 9
17 7 (1.51%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.86%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 10 (2.16%) Degree
2 5 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.43%) CCA
4 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (15.33%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) GDPR
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (15.12%) Docker
2 24 (5.18%) vSphere
3 15 (3.24%) Xen
3 15 (3.24%) XenServer
4 9 (1.94%) HDFS
5 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.43%) KVM
5 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 116 (25.05%) Puppet
2 96 (20.73%) Opscode Chef
3 88 (19.01%) Ansible
4 42 (9.07%) Cobbler
5 38 (8.21%) Terraform
6 28 (6.05%) Tivoli
7 26 (5.62%) Kubernetes
8 22 (4.75%) ZABBIX
9 18 (3.89%) Rancher
10 14 (3.02%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (2.38%) Cacti
11 11 (2.38%) Munin
11 11 (2.38%) Packer
11 11 (2.38%) Salt
12 10 (2.16%) SmoothWall
13 8 (1.73%) Nagios
13 8 (1.73%) Prometheus
14 7 (1.51%) Grafana
15 6 (1.30%) Graphite
16 5 (1.08%) Xymon
Vendors
1 81 (17.49%) Google
2 57 (12.31%) Oracle
3 39 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 26 (5.62%) EnterpriseDB
5 21 (4.54%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.46%) SaltStack
7 11 (2.38%) Capita
8 9 (1.94%) Splunk
9 8 (1.73%) Apigee
9 8 (1.73%) VMware
10 6 (1.30%) New Relic
10 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.08%) Askia
11 5 (1.08%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.65%) HP
12 3 (0.65%) IBM
12 3 (0.65%) Tableau
13 2 (0.43%) Callidus
13 2 (0.43%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.22%) Alteryx