Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 61 38
Rank change year-on-year -13 -23 +55
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 54 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.06% 3.90% 6.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 7.02% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 55 83
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £30,000 £19,900
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,000 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 653 769 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.21% 55.52% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 598 676 627
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £26,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £56,100
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Leicestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Python in Leicestershire

Python
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Leicestershire

Python
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 16 £36,792 +5.12% 5
Loughborough +3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
5 5 (23.81%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Data Science
6 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (19.05%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (19.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) SANS
6 4 (19.05%) Cyber Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Forensic Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Law
6 4 (19.05%) GIAC
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (19.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (19.05%) CEH
6 4 (19.05%) Information Security

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Data Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Django
1 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Akka
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) Kafka
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 5 (23.81%) Data Science
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Forensics
3 4 (19.05%) Cyber Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Forensic Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) OOP
3 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) SIEM
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 3 (14.29%) C
6 3 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.76%) R
8 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) CEH
2 4 (19.05%) GCIH
2 4 (19.05%) GIAC
2 4 (19.05%) OSCP
2 4 (19.05%) SANS
3 3 (14.29%) HND
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Suricata
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (4.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) FireEye
2 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
2 2 (9.52%) Intel
2 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
2 2 (9.52%) Sophos
2 2 (9.52%) TippingPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.76%) XMPie
3 1 (4.76%) Zend