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

Python
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 31 46
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 +38
Permanent jobs citing Python 57 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.03% 6.61% 5.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.36% 10.81% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 62 80
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,050 £25,175 £30,000
90th Percentile £48,625 £56,625 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 609 592 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.44% 61.16% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 452 540 728
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £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 December 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 December 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 34 £37,500 -3.23% 6
Loughborough +6 8 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (38.60%) Java
4 18 (31.58%) Spring
5 17 (29.82%) Scrum
5 17 (29.82%) C++
5 17 (29.82%) Linux
6 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
7 15 (26.32%) .NET
7 15 (26.32%) OO
8 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
8 14 (24.56%) DevOps
9 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
9 13 (22.81%) Perl
9 13 (22.81%) HTML
10 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 11 (19.30%) Degree
11 11 (19.30%) Project Management
11 11 (19.30%) C#
11 11 (19.30%) CSS
11 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
12 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
13 9 (15.79%) Web Development
13 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
13 9 (15.79%) Java EE
13 9 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (14.04%) CentOS
14 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (14.04%) EasyMock

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 8 (14.04%) Apache
1 8 (14.04%) Confluence
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) WordPress
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.75%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.75%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) BGP
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (12.28%) Internet
1 7 (12.28%) L2TP
1 7 (12.28%) MPLS
1 7 (12.28%) Network Security
1 7 (12.28%) RSVP
1 7 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) SAP HANA
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) DTS
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) Power BI
6 1 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (14.04%) Bitbucket
3 8 (14.04%) EasyMock
3 8 (14.04%) JIRA
3 8 (14.04%) JUnit
3 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
4 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.77%) Subversion
5 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.75%) Firebug
6 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Agile Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (14.04%) DevOps Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Network Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (8.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.02%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.02%) SQL BI Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) Spring
2 15 (26.32%) .NET
3 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
3 13 (22.81%) HTML
4 11 (19.30%) CSS
5 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 9 (15.79%) Java EE
6 8 (14.04%) EJB
6 8 (14.04%) JSF
6 8 (14.04%) Web Services
7 7 (12.28%) REST
8 6 (10.53%) RESTful
9 5 (8.77%) gRPC
9 5 (8.77%) JPA
9 5 (8.77%) React
9 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (7.02%) Backbone.js
10 4 (7.02%) Node.js
11 3 (5.26%) Django
11 3 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
1 8 (14.04%) Wiki
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) CentOS
2 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Scrum
3 15 (26.32%) OO
4 14 (24.56%) DevOps
5 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
6 11 (19.30%) Project Management
7 9 (15.79%) Web Development
8 8 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (14.04%) ITIL
8 8 (14.04%) OOD
8 8 (14.04%) Open Source
8 8 (14.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
9 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.28%) Line Management
10 6 (10.53%) TDD
11 5 (8.77%) Kanban
11 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
11 5 (8.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) C++
4 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.81%) Perl
6 11 (19.30%) C#
7 7 (12.28%) PHP
7 7 (12.28%) Ruby
8 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.75%) Java 8
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (10.53%) CCNP
3 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (7.02%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) GDPR
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
1 1 (1.75%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Cisco
2 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) Remedy
4 5 (8.77%) Twitter
5 3 (5.26%) Birst
5 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Adaptive Insights
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.75%) OpenText
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.75%) SnapLogic
6 1 (1.75%) Workday