Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 40 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 +39 +77
Permanent jobs citing Python 364 301 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.37% 5.61% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.43% 10.38% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 301 266 215
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%

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 2523 2899 3768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.07% 54.08% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 2550 3060
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,975 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Python.

1 177 (48.63%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (43.68%) Java
3 155 (42.58%) Linux
4 154 (42.31%) Ruby
5 141 (38.74%) DevOps
6 118 (32.42%) Puppet
7 116 (31.87%) Opscode Chef
8 112 (30.77%) Bash Shell
9 111 (30.49%) SQL
10 92 (25.27%) Git (software)
11 91 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 87 (23.90%) C#
13 85 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (21.43%) Ansible
15 73 (20.05%) Jenkins
16 70 (19.23%) Configuration Management
17 67 (18.41%) C++
18 66 (18.13%) Oracle
19 65 (17.86%) Test Automation
20 60 (16.48%) PHP
21 59 (16.21%) Software Engineering
22 57 (15.66%) JavaScript
22 57 (15.66%) Docker
23 56 (15.38%) Selenium
24 52 (14.29%) Scrum
25 51 (14.01%) OO
26 49 (13.46%) HTML
26 49 (13.46%) SQL Server
26 49 (13.46%) Web Services
27 48 (13.19%) TDD

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 33 (9.07%) OpenStack
2 20 (5.49%) CloudStack
3 15 (4.12%) Apache Spark
3 15 (4.12%) Confluence
4 14 (3.85%) Apache
4 14 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.57%) SAS
6 12 (3.30%) JBoss
6 12 (3.30%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.75%) Jetty
8 8 (2.20%) Tornado
9 7 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.10%) nginx
10 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.55%) IIS
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.82%) SPSS
3 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 91 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (3.02%) GitHub
5 11 (3.02%) IaaS
6 9 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.47%) G Suite
7 8 (2.20%) Loggly
7 8 (2.20%) Office 365
7 8 (2.20%) Sumo Logic
8 7 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (1.65%) Slack
10 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.55%) SaaS
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.27%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.27%) Boomi
11 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.87%) Firewall
2 16 (4.40%) Network Security
3 14 (3.85%) Internet
4 10 (2.75%) AMQP
5 6 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.37%) SAN
7 4 (1.10%) DNS
7 4 (1.10%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.82%) HTTP
8 3 (0.82%) LAN
8 3 (0.82%) NAS
8 3 (0.82%) SMTP
8 3 (0.82%) WAN
9 2 (0.55%) DHCP
9 2 (0.55%) DMZ
9 2 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.55%) VPN
10 1 (0.27%) 802.11
10 1 (0.27%) NGN
10 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.36%) MySQL
3 34 (9.34%) Riak
4 24 (6.59%) NoSQL
5 18 (4.95%) Hadoop
5 18 (4.95%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (3.85%) Redis
8 11 (3.02%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.75%) Big Data
10 8 (2.20%) Couchbase
10 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.92%) Event Store
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 92 (25.27%) Git (software)
2 73 (20.05%) Jenkins
3 56 (15.38%) Selenium
4 40 (10.99%) JIRA
5 39 (10.71%) Subversion
6 36 (9.89%) Cucumber
7 28 (7.69%) Vagrant
8 22 (6.04%) Maven
9 17 (4.67%) Eclipse
9 17 (4.67%) Visual Studio
10 16 (4.40%) Android Studio
10 16 (4.40%) Ranorex
10 16 (4.40%) TeamCity
11 14 (3.85%) JBehave
12 11 (3.02%) Appium
13 10 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.47%) Grunt
14 9 (2.47%) JMeter
14 9 (2.47%) SpecFlow
15 8 (2.20%) FitNesse
General
1 34 (9.34%) Finance
2 12 (3.30%) Games
2 12 (3.30%) Retail
3 4 (1.10%) Advertising
4 2 (0.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 94 (25.82%) Developer
2 79 (21.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (9.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 32 (8.79%) Platform Engineer
4 32 (8.79%) Python Developer
5 31 (8.52%) Analyst
6 30 (8.24%) AWS DevOps
7 29 (7.97%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 24 (6.59%) AWS Engineer
10 23 (6.32%) Administrator
10 23 (6.32%) Java Engineer
11 21 (5.77%) Software Engineer
11 21 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (5.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 18 (4.95%) Java Developer
13 18 (4.95%) Tester
14 17 (4.67%) Automation Tester
14 17 (4.67%) Consultant
14 17 (4.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (13.46%) HTML
1 49 (13.46%) Web Services
2 44 (12.09%) Node.js
3 36 (9.89%) .NET
4 34 (9.34%) AngularJS
5 31 (8.52%) CSS
6 26 (7.14%) Spring
7 25 (6.87%) Kafka
8 22 (6.04%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (4.95%) Spring Boot
10 17 (4.67%) Elastic Stack
11 16 (4.40%) Apache Camel
11 16 (4.40%) Hibernate
12 13 (3.57%) ASP.NET
12 13 (3.57%) jQuery
12 13 (3.57%) Sensu
13 12 (3.30%) HTML5
14 11 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (3.02%) LAMP
15 10 (2.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.40%) NHS
3 15 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.30%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.47%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.65%) PMI
7 6 (1.65%) Social Media
8 5 (1.37%) Fintech
9 4 (1.10%) User Experience
10 2 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) iPad
10 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.27%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 155 (42.58%) Linux
2 44 (12.09%) Windows
3 36 (9.89%) Unix
4 35 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.40%) Android
5 16 (4.40%) Debian
5 16 (4.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.37%) CentOS
8 3 (0.82%) AIX
8 3 (0.82%) HPUX
8 3 (0.82%) Solaris
8 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.55%) SUSE
10 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (48.63%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (38.74%) DevOps
3 85 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 65 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 59 (16.21%) Software Engineering
7 52 (14.29%) Scrum
8 51 (14.01%) OO
9 48 (13.19%) TDD
10 46 (12.64%) DSDM
11 38 (10.44%) RUP
12 34 (9.34%) SDLC
13 31 (8.52%) BDD
14 30 (8.24%) Mentoring
15 20 (5.49%) Analytics
15 20 (5.49%) OOP
16 19 (5.22%) Open Source
17 17 (4.67%) Mathematics
17 17 (4.67%) Waterfall
17 17 (4.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (43.68%) Java
2 154 (42.31%) Ruby
3 112 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 111 (30.49%) SQL
5 87 (23.90%) C#
6 67 (18.41%) C++
7 60 (16.48%) PHP
8 57 (15.66%) JavaScript
9 42 (11.54%) Shell Script
10 19 (5.22%) PowerShell
10 19 (5.22%) Scala
11 18 (4.95%) R
12 16 (4.40%) Perl
13 15 (4.12%) Go
14 12 (3.30%) C
15 6 (1.65%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.10%) VC++
17 2 (0.55%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.55%) VB
17 2 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (8.52%) Degree
2 16 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (3.57%) CCNA
3 13 (3.57%) CCNP
4 11 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.92%) PhD
6 6 (1.65%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.37%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.10%) CCIE
8 4 (1.10%) CEH
8 4 (1.10%) CISA
8 4 (1.10%) CISM
8 4 (1.10%) CISMP
8 4 (1.10%) CISSP
8 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (1.10%) SANS
8 4 (1.10%) SSCP
9 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.37%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (15.66%) Docker
2 25 (6.87%) Xen
3 24 (6.59%) vSphere
4 20 (5.49%) XenServer
5 16 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (2.75%) KVM
7 5 (1.37%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.37%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.82%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.27%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 118 (32.42%) Puppet
2 116 (31.87%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (21.43%) Ansible
4 33 (9.07%) Cobbler
5 25 (6.87%) Tivoli
6 21 (5.77%) Nagios
6 21 (5.77%) Salt
6 21 (5.77%) Terraform
7 17 (4.67%) Packer
8 16 (4.40%) Kubernetes
8 16 (4.40%) ZABBIX
9 8 (2.20%) Prometheus
10 7 (1.92%) Grafana
11 4 (1.10%) FortiGate
11 4 (1.10%) Graphite
11 4 (1.10%) OpenNMS
12 2 (0.55%) Rancher
13 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
13 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 66 (18.13%) Oracle
2 41 (11.26%) Red Hat
3 35 (9.62%) Google
4 28 (7.69%) EnterpriseDB
5 25 (6.87%) Splunk
6 23 (6.32%) SaltStack
6 23 (6.32%) VMware
7 20 (5.49%) Microsoft
8 18 (4.95%) Rackspace
9 16 (4.40%) Cisco
9 16 (4.40%) New Relic
10 15 (4.12%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.65%) Twitter
12 5 (1.37%) Facebook
13 4 (1.10%) Mercator
13 4 (1.10%) Palo Alto
13 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.82%) CA
14 3 (0.82%) IBM
15 2 (0.55%) Atlassian