Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 52 49
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +37
Permanent jobs citing Python 54 60 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.51% 4.42% 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.84% 7.96% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 62
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £59,000 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -9.64%

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 611 754 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.35% 55.48% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 552 693 649
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +25 40 £37,146 -7.14% 3
Loughborough +4 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) Degree
3 21 (38.89%) Hadoop
4 20 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (35.19%) Java
6 16 (29.63%) Business Transformation
6 16 (29.63%) Data Science
7 14 (25.93%) Birst
8 12 (22.22%) ETL
9 11 (20.37%) Analytics
9 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (20.37%) Data Mining
9 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.52%) Predictive Modelling
11 9 (16.67%) Machine Learning
12 8 (14.81%) Tableau
12 8 (14.81%) Firewall
12 8 (14.81%) C#
12 8 (14.81%) Ruby
12 8 (14.81%) QlikView
13 7 (12.96%) R
13 7 (12.96%) Data Visualisation
13 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
13 7 (12.96%) OO
13 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
13 7 (12.96%) Linux
13 7 (12.96%) Big Data
13 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
13 7 (12.96%) Analytical Mindset

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 (9.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) Network Security
3 3 (5.56%) 4G
3 3 (5.56%) 5G
3 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.56%) VPN
4 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) Hadoop
2 11 (20.37%) Data Mining
3 8 (14.81%) QlikView
4 7 (12.96%) Big Data
4 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.11%) Power BI
5 6 (11.11%) SAP HANA
6 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.85%) Hudson
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Data Scientist
4 11 (20.37%) Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Business Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Data Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Graduate
9 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (1.85%) Akka
3 1 (1.85%) Django
3 1 (1.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) CentOS
2 1 (1.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (29.63%) Business Transformation
2 16 (29.63%) Data Science
3 12 (22.22%) ETL
4 11 (20.37%) Analytics
5 10 (18.52%) Predictive Modelling
6 9 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
7 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.96%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (12.96%) OO
7 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
8 6 (11.11%) DevOps
8 6 (11.11%) OOP
8 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.26%) Use Case
10 4 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
10 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) Java
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) C#
4 8 (14.81%) Ruby
5 7 (12.96%) R
6 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) C
8 2 (3.70%) C++
8 2 (3.70%) Scala
9 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) CEH
2 4 (7.41%) GCIH
2 4 (7.41%) GIAC
2 4 (7.41%) OSCP
2 4 (7.41%) SANS
3 3 (5.56%) HND
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Snort
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.41%) Ansible
2 4 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.70%) Suricata
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Cacti
4 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.85%) Munin
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.85%) Opsview
4 1 (1.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Birst
2 8 (14.81%) Tableau
3 6 (11.11%) SAP
3 6 (11.11%) SnapLogic
4 4 (7.41%) Cloudera
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 3 (5.56%) Adobe
5 3 (5.56%) XMPie
6 2 (3.70%) FireEye
6 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.70%) Intel
6 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.70%) Sophos
6 2 (3.70%) Sourcefire
6 2 (3.70%) TippingPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.85%) Zend