Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 25 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 +40
Permanent jobs citing Python 376 364 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.58% 7.36% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.61% 14.43% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 326 301 266
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,625 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.50% +17.65% -10.53%

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 2,135 2,523 2,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.42% 51.01% 54.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,783 2,220 2,550
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,298 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 229 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (40.96%) DevOps
3 146 (38.83%) Linux
4 145 (38.56%) C#
5 142 (37.77%) Java
6 126 (33.51%) Ruby
7 121 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
8 118 (31.38%) SQL
9 105 (27.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 105 (27.93%) Bash Shell
10 100 (26.60%) Jenkins
11 94 (25.00%) Ansible
11 94 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 92 (24.47%) Puppet
13 84 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (20.74%) Software Engineering
15 71 (18.88%) PHP
15 71 (18.88%) Unix
15 71 (18.88%) Git (software)
16 70 (18.62%) Configuration Management
17 69 (18.35%) TDD
18 65 (17.29%) Google
18 65 (17.29%) Finance
19 61 (16.22%) Docker
20 60 (15.96%) NoSQL
21 58 (15.43%) .NET
22 57 (15.16%) C++
22 57 (15.16%) Opscode Chef
23 52 (13.83%) Selenium
24 48 (12.77%) Scrum

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 27 (7.18%) Elasticsearch
1 27 (7.18%) nginx
2 20 (5.32%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.32%) OpenStack
3 19 (5.05%) CloudStack
4 18 (4.79%) Apache
5 10 (2.66%) SAS
6 9 (2.39%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.39%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.39%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.60%) JBoss
8 4 (1.06%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.53%) Confluence
9 2 (0.53%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.27%) Tornado
10 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) GIMP
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 121 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (27.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (10.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (3.19%) G Suite
5 12 (3.19%) Office 365
5 12 (3.19%) PaaS
5 12 (3.19%) SaaS
6 11 (2.93%) IaaS
7 9 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (1.33%) GitHub
8 5 (1.33%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.33%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (1.06%) Amazon SageMaker
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.19%) HTTP
2 9 (2.39%) Firewall
3 4 (1.06%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (1.06%) BGP
3 4 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.06%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (1.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (1.06%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.06%) OSPF
3 4 (1.06%) TACACS
3 4 (1.06%) tcpdump
3 4 (1.06%) VoIP
3 4 (1.06%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.80%) Internet
4 3 (0.80%) LAN
4 3 (0.80%) SAN
4 3 (0.80%) WAN
5 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.96%) NoSQL
2 33 (8.78%) Redis
3 31 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 29 (7.71%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (5.85%) Hadoop
6 17 (4.52%) MySQL
7 16 (4.26%) Big Data
8 14 (3.72%) Riak
9 13 (3.46%) GIS
10 11 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.93%) CouchDB
10 11 (2.93%) SQL Server
11 9 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (1.60%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.60%) Power BI
13 5 (1.33%) BigQuery
13 5 (1.33%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.06%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 100 (26.60%) Jenkins
2 71 (18.88%) Git (software)
3 52 (13.83%) Selenium
4 36 (9.57%) Subversion
5 31 (8.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (7.18%) Cucumber
7 25 (6.65%) Mercurial
8 19 (5.05%) JMeter
8 19 (5.05%) SoapUI
9 18 (4.79%) JIRA
9 18 (4.79%) WebDriver
10 16 (4.26%) Appium
11 14 (3.72%) Maven
12 12 (3.19%) TeamCity
13 11 (2.93%) Buildbot
13 11 (2.93%) Ranorex
13 11 (2.93%) Sonatype Nexus
14 10 (2.66%) Gatling
14 10 (2.66%) NeoLoad
14 10 (2.66%) WebLOAD
General
1 65 (17.29%) Finance
2 42 (11.17%) Retail
3 26 (6.91%) Marketing
4 17 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.06%) Electronics
6 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Advertising
7 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 115 (30.59%) Developer
2 71 (18.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (13.83%) Python Developer
4 47 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
5 38 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
6 37 (9.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 35 (9.31%) AWS Engineer
8 34 (9.04%) Analyst
8 34 (9.04%) AWS DevOps
9 33 (8.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 33 (8.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 32 (8.51%) Automation Engineer
10 32 (8.51%) QA Automation Engineer
10 32 (8.51%) QA Engineer
11 26 (6.91%) Software Engineer
12 25 (6.65%) Software Developer
13 24 (6.38%) Python Engineer
14 23 (6.12%) Senior Developer
15 22 (5.85%) Developer in Test
16 19 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.43%) .NET
2 35 (9.31%) ASP.NET
3 34 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (7.98%) Node.js
5 27 (7.18%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (5.32%) Web Services
7 19 (5.05%) CSS
7 19 (5.05%) HTML
8 15 (3.99%) Gherkin
9 14 (3.72%) HTML5
10 12 (3.19%) jQuery
11 11 (2.93%) Ajax
12 10 (2.66%) AngularJS
12 10 (2.66%) Django
13 9 (2.39%) .NET Core
13 9 (2.39%) Pylons
13 9 (2.39%) Pyramid
14 8 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (2.13%) web2py
15 7 (1.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.84%) Self-Motivation
2 35 (9.31%) Public Cloud
3 28 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.93%) User Experience
7 8 (2.13%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.13%) Fintech
8 6 (1.60%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.06%) Life Science
10 4 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.80%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.53%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 146 (38.83%) Linux
2 71 (18.88%) Unix
3 25 (6.65%) CentOS
4 20 (5.32%) Windows
5 18 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.66%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.60%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.06%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.53%) Debian
9 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
10 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (40.96%) DevOps
3 94 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 84 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (20.74%) Software Engineering
6 70 (18.62%) Configuration Management
7 69 (18.35%) TDD
8 48 (12.77%) Scrum
9 43 (11.44%) Open Source
10 41 (10.90%) OO
11 38 (10.11%) DSDM
12 35 (9.31%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (9.04%) MVC
14 33 (8.78%) Deployment Automation
15 32 (8.51%) Analytics
15 32 (8.51%) QA Automation
16 28 (7.45%) BDD
16 28 (7.45%) Mentoring
16 28 (7.45%) SDET
17 27 (7.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (38.56%) C#
2 142 (37.77%) Java
3 126 (33.51%) Ruby
4 118 (31.38%) SQL
5 105 (27.93%) Bash Shell
6 71 (18.88%) PHP
7 57 (15.16%) C++
8 43 (11.44%) JavaScript
9 42 (11.17%) Perl
10 38 (10.11%) Shell Script
11 23 (6.12%) C
12 22 (5.85%) Go
13 20 (5.32%) R
14 19 (5.05%) PowerShell
14 19 (5.05%) Scala
15 7 (1.86%) Java 8
15 7 (1.86%) Java 9
16 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.06%) Lua
17 4 (1.06%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.39%) Degree
4 8 (2.13%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.06%) RHCE
6 4 (1.06%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.53%) CCA
7 2 (0.53%) CISMP
7 2 (0.53%) CISSP
8 1 (0.27%) CISA
8 1 (0.27%) CISM
8 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (12.50%) QA
2 7 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.06%) GDPR
4 3 (0.80%) SLA
5 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (16.22%) Docker
2 19 (5.05%) vSphere
3 10 (2.66%) Xen
3 10 (2.66%) XenServer
4 7 (1.86%) HDFS
5 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.06%) pfSense
6 4 (1.06%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 94 (25.00%) Ansible
2 92 (24.47%) Puppet
3 57 (15.16%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (9.31%) Cobbler
5 31 (8.24%) Terraform
6 26 (6.91%) ZABBIX
7 23 (6.12%) Tivoli
8 20 (5.32%) Kubernetes
9 17 (4.52%) Cacti
9 17 (4.52%) Munin
10 15 (3.99%) Prometheus
10 15 (3.99%) Rancher
11 11 (2.93%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (2.13%) Grafana
13 6 (1.60%) Consul
13 6 (1.60%) Packer
14 5 (1.33%) Xymon
15 4 (1.06%) ArcSight ESM
15 4 (1.06%) Graphite
15 4 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 65 (17.29%) Google
2 32 (8.51%) Oracle
3 27 (7.18%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.38%) VMware
5 23 (6.12%) EnterpriseDB
6 21 (5.59%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.93%) Splunk
8 10 (2.66%) SaltStack
9 7 (1.86%) Tableau
10 4 (1.06%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.06%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.06%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.06%) Cisco
10 4 (1.06%) CyberArk
10 4 (1.06%) F5
10 4 (1.06%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.06%) Symantec
10 4 (1.06%) Tufin
11 3 (0.80%) HP
11 3 (0.80%) IBM