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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 43 19 66
Rank change year-on-year -24 +47  
Permanent jobs citing Python 31 50 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.28% 7.47% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.42% 14.45% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 11
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 418 346 385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 57.73% 51.72% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 353 312 330
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 24 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Loughborough +4 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Hinckley - 1 £31,500 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (51.67%) Software Engineering
3 26 (43.33%) Java
4 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (38.33%) Scrum
6 22 (36.67%) SOA
6 22 (36.67%) TDD
7 21 (35.00%) Scala
7 21 (35.00%) Mobile App
7 21 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (33.33%) Data Structures
8 20 (33.33%) Retail
8 20 (33.33%) QA
8 20 (33.33%) Kanban
9 19 (31.67%) MongoDB
9 19 (31.67%) MySQL
10 18 (30.00%) Spring Boot
11 16 (26.67%) C++
12 13 (21.67%) Video Processing
12 13 (21.67%) Algorithms
13 11 (18.33%) Node.js
13 11 (18.33%) Mathematics
13 11 (18.33%) Degree
14 9 (15.00%) HTML
14 9 (15.00%) C
14 9 (15.00%) Perl
14 9 (15.00%) CSS
14 9 (15.00%) Linux
14 9 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 9 (15.00%) Image Processing

Python
Top Related 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 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Wireless
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) BGP
3 1 (1.67%) IPsec
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) OSPF
3 1 (1.67%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) MongoDB
1 19 (31.67%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
3 3 (5.00%) CMake
3 3 (5.00%) Grunt
3 3 (5.00%) JIRA
3 3 (5.00%) LabVIEW
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.33%) Axure RP
General
1 20 (33.33%) Retail
2 7 (11.67%) Advertising
3 6 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 21 (35.00%) Java Developer
4 18 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (26.67%) Java Scala Developer
5 16 (26.67%) Scala Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Digital Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Embedded Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
8 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Data Scientist
9 3 (5.00%) Designer
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Hardware Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) Spring Boot
2 11 (18.33%) Node.js
3 9 (15.00%) CSS
3 9 (15.00%) HTML
4 6 (10.00%) Django
5 5 (8.33%) CSS3
5 5 (8.33%) HTML5
6 4 (6.67%) jQuery
7 3 (5.00%) LLVM
8 2 (3.33%) Spring
9 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 20 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 13 (21.67%) Algorithms
4 9 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (11.67%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (10.00%) Blog
6 6 (10.00%) Verilog
6 6 (10.00%) VHDL
7 4 (6.67%) User Experience
8 3 (5.00%) ASIC
8 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.00%) Device Driver
9 2 (3.33%) W3C
10 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Software Engineering
2 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.33%) Scrum
4 22 (36.67%) SOA
4 22 (36.67%) TDD
5 21 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (33.33%) Kanban
7 13 (21.67%) Video Processing
8 11 (18.33%) Mathematics
9 9 (15.00%) Image Processing
10 8 (13.33%) Computer Vision
11 7 (11.67%) Signal Processing
12 6 (10.00%) MVC
12 6 (10.00%) OO
13 4 (6.67%) Analytics
14 3 (5.00%) Machine Learning
14 3 (5.00%) Memory Management
14 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
14 3 (5.00%) Physics
15 2 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (43.33%) Java
3 21 (35.00%) Scala
4 16 (26.67%) C++
5 9 (15.00%) C
5 9 (15.00%) Perl
6 7 (11.67%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.33%) SQL
7 5 (8.33%) Tcl
8 4 (6.67%) PHP
8 4 (6.67%) R
8 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.00%) ES6
9 3 (5.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) CCNP
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nagios
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
1 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (3.33%) Synopsys
3 1 (1.67%) Juniper
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.67%) VMware
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