Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 61 21
Rank change year-on-year -30 -40 +57
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 44 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.71% 3.65% 8.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 6.39% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 44 122
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +30.08%
10th Percentile £30,550 £29,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £46,750 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -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 618 689 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.68% 57.23% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 569 598 662
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,650 £22,500 £23,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -32 5 £37,500 -3.23% 3
Loughborough +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (28.57%) Wiki
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) EasyMock
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware

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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) npm
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) EasyMock
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) EJB
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) JSF
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Django
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) CentOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Go
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Atmel
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) VMware