Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 36 27
Rank change year-on-year -26 -9 +56
Permanent jobs citing Python 35 55 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.77% 6.25% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% 10.83% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 112
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.63% -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £28,875
90th Percentile £49,275 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 583 508 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.76% 57.73% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 521 475 714
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,600 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -31 22 £34,000 -20.00% 4
Loughborough +2 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 15 (42.86%) SQL
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Spring
5 9 (25.71%) C++
5 9 (25.71%) OO
6 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 8 (22.86%) C#
6 8 (22.86%) Perl
6 8 (22.86%) .NET
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) Web Development
6 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (20.00%) DevOps
7 7 (20.00%) Line Management
7 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (20.00%) Network Security
7 7 (20.00%) Internet
7 7 (20.00%) MPLS
7 7 (20.00%) Remedy
7 7 (20.00%) BGP
7 7 (20.00%) L2TP
7 7 (20.00%) RSVP

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 6 (17.14%) Apache
1 6 (17.14%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.86%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) npm
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) BGP
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
1 7 (20.00%) L2TP
1 7 (20.00%) MPLS
1 7 (20.00%) Network Security
1 7 (20.00%) RSVP
1 7 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) DTS
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
2 6 (17.14%) EasyMock
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Firebug
4 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) DevOps Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate
5 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Spring
2 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) EJB
4 6 (17.14%) Java EE
4 6 (17.14%) JSF
4 6 (17.14%) RESTful
5 5 (14.29%) Node.js
5 5 (14.29%) React
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) jQuery
8 2 (5.71%) CSS3
8 2 (5.71%) Django
8 2 (5.71%) JSON
8 2 (5.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Wiki
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) CentOS
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.86%) Web Development
4 7 (20.00%) DevOps
4 7 (20.00%) Line Management
4 7 (20.00%) OOD
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Open Source
5 6 (17.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) API Design
7 4 (11.43%) MVVM
7 4 (11.43%) OOP
7 4 (11.43%) Time Management
8 3 (8.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) C++
5 8 (22.86%) C#
5 8 (22.86%) Perl
6 6 (17.14%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) Go
8 1 (2.86%) Java 8
8 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (17.14%) CCNP
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Ansible
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) Remedy
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Atmel
5 1 (2.86%) Birst
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) OpenText
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter
5 1 (2.86%) VMware