Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 32 38
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 +42
Permanent jobs citing Python 428 358 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.24% 7.21% 5.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.60% 13.49% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 381 286 255
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,301 2,654 2,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.05% 53.44% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,943 2,298 2,428
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 257 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (42.99%) DevOps
3 176 (41.12%) C#
4 171 (39.95%) Java
5 169 (39.49%) Linux
6 153 (35.75%) Ruby
7 147 (34.35%) Amazon AWS
8 122 (28.50%) Bash Shell
9 116 (27.10%) SQL
10 113 (26.40%) Puppet
11 107 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 101 (23.60%) Jenkins
13 100 (23.36%) PHP
14 98 (22.90%) Finance
15 96 (22.43%) Ansible
16 94 (21.96%) Test Automation
17 92 (21.50%) Unix
18 91 (21.26%) Configuration Management
19 82 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
20 80 (18.69%) Google
20 80 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
21 75 (17.52%) Docker
22 74 (17.29%) .NET
23 72 (16.82%) Git (software)
24 69 (16.12%) Retail
25 67 (15.65%) TDD
26 60 (14.02%) Scrum
26 60 (14.02%) QA
27 58 (13.55%) Software Engineering
28 57 (13.32%) NoSQL

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 (6.78%) OpenStack
2 28 (6.54%) CloudStack
3 22 (5.14%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.74%) Apache Spark
5 15 (3.50%) WebLogic
5 15 (3.50%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (3.27%) nginx
7 12 (2.80%) JBoss
8 10 (2.34%) Apache
9 9 (2.10%) SAS
10 3 (0.70%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.47%) Confluence
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.23%) CMS
12 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.70%) SPSS
4 1 (0.23%) GIMP
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 147 (34.35%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (9.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (3.50%) SaaS
6 11 (2.57%) G Suite
6 11 (2.57%) IaaS
6 11 (2.57%) Office 365
6 11 (2.57%) PaaS
6 11 (2.57%) Slack
7 9 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.40%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.40%) Serverless
10 5 (1.17%) Google Analytics
10 5 (1.17%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.27%) HTTP
2 12 (2.80%) Firewall
3 9 (2.10%) Internet
4 6 (1.40%) LAN
4 6 (1.40%) SAN
4 6 (1.40%) WAN
5 4 (0.93%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.93%) NAS
5 4 (0.93%) Network Security
6 3 (0.70%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (0.70%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) Broadband
7 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.32%) NoSQL
2 27 (6.31%) MySQL
3 25 (5.84%) Redis
4 19 (4.44%) Big Data
5 17 (3.97%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (3.74%) SQL Server
7 15 (3.50%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.57%) Riak
10 10 (2.34%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.17%) BigQuery
12 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.70%) HBase
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 101 (23.60%) Jenkins
2 72 (16.82%) Git (software)
3 47 (10.98%) Selenium
4 28 (6.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (6.07%) Subversion
6 24 (5.61%) SoapUI
7 23 (5.37%) JIRA
7 23 (5.37%) WebDriver
8 21 (4.91%) Cucumber
8 21 (4.91%) JMeter
8 21 (4.91%) Maven
9 14 (3.27%) Ranorex
9 14 (3.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (3.27%) Vagrant
10 12 (2.80%) Mercurial
11 11 (2.57%) Appium
11 11 (2.57%) Buildbot
11 11 (2.57%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.34%) Gatling
12 10 (2.34%) WebLOAD
General
1 98 (22.90%) Finance
2 69 (16.12%) Retail
3 22 (5.14%) Marketing
4 20 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.93%) Back Office
7 3 (0.70%) Electronics
7 3 (0.70%) Games
7 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 128 (29.91%) Developer
2 89 (20.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (12.38%) Platform Engineer
4 51 (11.92%) Python Developer
5 38 (8.88%) Linux Engineer
5 38 (8.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 35 (8.18%) AWS DevOps
7 34 (7.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 34 (7.94%) AWS Engineer
8 32 (7.48%) Developer in Test
8 32 (7.48%) Senior Developer
8 32 (7.48%) Software Engineer
9 31 (7.24%) Analyst
9 31 (7.24%) Automation Engineer
9 31 (7.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 31 (7.24%) QA Automation Engineer
9 31 (7.24%) QA Engineer
10 23 (5.37%) Software Developer
11 22 (5.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 20 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.29%) .NET
2 44 (10.28%) Node.js
3 39 (9.11%) ASP.NET
3 39 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (5.84%) Web Services
5 19 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 17 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (3.97%) Spring
7 13 (3.04%) Django
7 13 (3.04%) Hibernate
8 11 (2.57%) LAMP
9 10 (2.34%) .NET Core
9 10 (2.34%) CSS
9 10 (2.34%) HTML
9 10 (2.34%) J2EE
10 9 (2.10%) Gherkin
11 8 (1.87%) HTML5
12 6 (1.40%) Ajax
12 6 (1.40%) jQuery
12 6 (1.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.18%) Public Cloud
2 33 (7.71%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (2.57%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.34%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.34%) User Experience
6 9 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.87%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.17%) Fintech
10 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.70%) Life Science
12 2 (0.47%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.47%) Photography
13 1 (0.23%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 169 (39.49%) Linux
2 92 (21.50%) Unix
3 24 (5.61%) CentOS
4 22 (5.14%) Windows
5 21 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.10%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.64%) Debian
7 7 (1.64%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.93%) AIX
8 4 (0.93%) HPUX
8 4 (0.93%) Solaris
9 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (42.99%) DevOps
3 94 (21.96%) Test Automation
4 91 (21.26%) Configuration Management
5 80 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (15.65%) TDD
7 60 (14.02%) Scrum
8 58 (13.55%) Software Engineering
9 47 (10.98%) DSDM
10 46 (10.75%) MVC
11 43 (10.05%) Deployment Automation
12 41 (9.58%) Open Source
13 36 (8.41%) RUP
14 33 (7.71%) SDET
15 32 (7.48%) BDD
15 32 (7.48%) OO
16 31 (7.24%) QA Automation
17 30 (7.01%) Analytics
17 30 (7.01%) Mentoring
18 29 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 176 (41.12%) C#
2 171 (39.95%) Java
3 153 (35.75%) Ruby
4 122 (28.50%) Bash Shell
5 116 (27.10%) SQL
6 100 (23.36%) PHP
7 56 (13.08%) C++
8 51 (11.92%) Perl
9 49 (11.45%) Shell Script
10 41 (9.58%) JavaScript
11 27 (6.31%) R
12 24 (5.61%) C
12 24 (5.61%) PowerShell
12 24 (5.61%) Scala
13 20 (4.67%) Go
14 10 (2.34%) Java 8
15 8 (1.87%) Java 9
16 6 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.17%) Kotlin
18 4 (0.93%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (1.64%) Degree
2 6 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.47%) CCA
4 2 (0.47%) CISMP
4 2 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CISA
5 1 (0.23%) CISM
5 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (14.02%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.93%) GDPR
3 3 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (17.52%) Docker
2 26 (6.07%) vSphere
3 16 (3.74%) Xen
3 16 (3.74%) XenServer
4 8 (1.87%) HDFS
5 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.70%) pfSense
7 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 113 (26.40%) Puppet
2 96 (22.43%) Ansible
3 82 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (9.81%) Cobbler
5 37 (8.64%) Terraform
6 30 (7.01%) ZABBIX
7 27 (6.31%) Tivoli
8 21 (4.91%) Kubernetes
9 20 (4.67%) Cacti
9 20 (4.67%) Munin
10 18 (4.21%) Rancher
11 13 (3.04%) Prometheus
12 9 (2.10%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (1.17%) Packer
13 5 (1.17%) Salt
13 5 (1.17%) Xymon
14 4 (0.93%) Grafana
14 4 (0.93%) SCCM
15 3 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 80 (18.69%) Google
2 48 (11.21%) Oracle
3 38 (8.88%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.84%) EnterpriseDB
5 22 (5.14%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.74%) SaltStack
6 16 (3.74%) Splunk
7 14 (3.27%) VMware
8 7 (1.64%) Capita
9 6 (1.40%) Tableau
10 5 (1.17%) New Relic
11 4 (0.93%) Apigee
12 3 (0.70%) HP
12 3 (0.70%) IBM
12 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.47%) Askia
13 2 (0.47%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.47%) Blue Prism
13 2 (0.47%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.47%) ServiceNow