Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Python
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 42 83
Rank change year-on-year +16 +41 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 71 79 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.53% 5.34% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.28% 9.84% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 69 80 17
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +27.90% +3.48%
10th Percentile £26,400 £30,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 578 803 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 61.29% 54.26% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 527 742 577
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +56 52 £40,000 - 3
Loughborough -11 4 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 47 (66.20%) SQL
2 29 (40.85%) Java
3 26 (36.62%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (36.62%) Degree
4 21 (29.58%) Hadoop
5 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
6 16 (22.54%) Business Transformation
7 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
8 14 (19.72%) Ruby
8 14 (19.72%) Birst
9 12 (16.90%) Web Development
9 12 (16.90%) PHP
9 12 (16.90%) SAP
9 12 (16.90%) ETL
10 11 (15.49%) Data Mining
10 11 (15.49%) Linux
10 11 (15.49%) .NET
10 11 (15.49%) Analytics
10 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (14.08%) Predictive Modelling
12 9 (12.68%) Machine Learning
12 9 (12.68%) C#
12 9 (12.68%) Electronics
12 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.27%) QlikView
13 8 (11.27%) HTML
13 8 (11.27%) Finance
13 8 (11.27%) Firewall

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 5 (7.04%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) Network Security
3 3 (4.23%) 4G
3 3 (4.23%) 5G
3 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) VPN
3 3 (4.23%) Wireless
4 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) Hadoop
2 11 (15.49%) Data Mining
3 8 (11.27%) QlikView
4 7 (9.86%) Big Data
4 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (9.86%) MySQL
5 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.45%) Power BI
5 6 (8.45%) SAP HANA
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.45%) JIRA
2 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.23%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.82%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Electronics
3 8 (11.27%) Finance
4 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.45%) Marketing
5 5 (7.04%) Retail
6 4 (5.63%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Data Scientist
4 11 (15.49%) Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Business Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (8.45%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Python Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Django Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Python/Django Developer
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
2 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 6 (8.45%) CSS
3 6 (8.45%) CSS3
3 6 (8.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (7.04%) Django
5 4 (5.63%) Node.js
5 4 (5.63%) RESTful
6 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.23%) Kafka
6 3 (4.23%) XML
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.82%) HTML5
7 2 (2.82%) J2EE
7 2 (2.82%) Web Services
7 2 (2.82%) WebCenter
8 1 (1.41%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.63%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.23%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.82%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Fedora
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (22.54%) Business Transformation
3 12 (16.90%) ETL
3 12 (16.90%) Web Development
4 11 (15.49%) Analytics
5 10 (14.08%) Predictive Modelling
6 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.68%) Machine Learning
7 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.86%) Data Analytics
8 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
8 7 (9.86%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (9.86%) Visualisation
9 6 (8.45%) BDD
9 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (8.45%) Kanban
9 6 (8.45%) OO
9 6 (8.45%) OOP
9 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (66.20%) SQL
2 29 (40.85%) Java
3 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.72%) Ruby
5 12 (16.90%) PHP
6 9 (12.68%) C#
7 7 (9.86%) R
8 6 (8.45%) Perl
9 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.63%) C
11 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.82%) Scala
11 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) CEH
2 4 (5.63%) GCIH
2 4 (5.63%) GIAC
2 4 (5.63%) OSCP
2 4 (5.63%) SANS
3 3 (4.23%) HND
4 2 (2.82%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Firmware
2 2 (2.82%) Snort
3 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.23%) Ansible
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Nagios
3 2 (2.82%) Suricata
3 2 (2.82%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.41%) Cacti
4 1 (1.41%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.41%) Icinga
4 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.41%) Munin
4 1 (1.41%) Opsview
4 1 (1.41%) Packer
4 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Birst
2 12 (16.90%) SAP
3 8 (11.27%) Tableau
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle
5 6 (8.45%) SnapLogic
6 5 (7.04%) Adobe
7 4 (5.63%) Cloudera
8 3 (4.23%) Xilinx
8 3 (4.23%) XMPie
9 2 (2.82%) FireEye
9 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) Intel
9 2 (2.82%) OpenText
9 2 (2.82%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.82%) Sophos
9 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.82%) TippingPoint