Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 35 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 +20 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 1,363 1,448 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 7.61% 6.71% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.16% 12.62% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1,144 1,000
North of England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,325 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8,990 11,471 13,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 50.23% 53.19% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,296 9,581 11,184
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,088 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the North of England

Python
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in the North of England.

Salary trend for Python in the North of England

Python
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in the North of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in the North of England

Python
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the North of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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
North West +1 673 £53,463 +5.87% 162
Yorkshire +16 612 £50,000 +11.11% 115
North East +5 79 £45,000 - 44
Python
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Python.

1 536 (39.33%) Linux
2 452 (33.16%) Java
3 443 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 432 (31.69%) AWS
5 405 (29.71%) DevOps
6 310 (22.74%) Bash Shell
7 296 (21.72%) Docker
8 271 (19.88%) JavaScript
9 265 (19.44%) SQL
10 259 (19.00%) C#
11 254 (18.64%) Software Engineering
12 245 (17.98%) Ansible
13 236 (17.31%) Unix
14 234 (17.17%) Azure
15 225 (16.51%) Perl
16 215 (15.77%) Ruby
17 206 (15.11%) Test Automation
17 206 (15.11%) Jenkins
18 205 (15.04%) C++
19 192 (14.09%) Finance
20 183 (13.43%) DNS
20 183 (13.43%) Terraform
21 181 (13.28%) Cisco
22 179 (13.13%) Firewall
23 169 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
24 165 (12.11%) Service Delivery
25 164 (12.03%) BGP
25 164 (12.03%) VPN
26 160 (11.74%) Nagios
26 160 (11.74%) Cisco ASA

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 96 (7.04%) Apache Spark
2 40 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (2.86%) Apache
4 33 (2.42%) Confluence
5 30 (2.20%) SAS
6 23 (1.69%) nginx
7 18 (1.32%) CMS
8 17 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.03%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.66%) IIS
11 8 (0.59%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.51%) PowerExchange
12 7 (0.51%) Tuxedo
13 6 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.37%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.37%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.37%) Tornado
15 4 (0.29%) JBoss
15 4 (0.29%) Jetty
16 3 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.66%) Chatbot
4 8 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.22%) InDesign
6 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.22%) Stata
7 2 (0.15%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.073%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.073%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.073%) FastStats
2 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.073%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.073%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
2 1 (0.073%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 432 (31.69%) AWS
2 234 (17.17%) Azure
3 147 (10.79%) GCP
4 71 (5.21%) Serverless
5 56 (4.11%) GitHub
5 56 (4.11%) SaaS
6 50 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
7 43 (3.15%) Amazon S3
8 36 (2.64%) Power Platform
9 32 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (2.05%) Office 365
11 26 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 26 (1.91%) Slack
12 25 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
12 25 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
12 25 (1.83%) Datadog
13 23 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 19 (1.39%) PaaS
15 16 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
16 14 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 183 (13.43%) DNS
2 179 (13.13%) Firewall
3 164 (12.03%) BGP
3 164 (12.03%) VPN
4 160 (11.74%) Cisco ASA
5 159 (11.67%) OSPF
6 157 (11.52%) MPLS
7 146 (10.71%) IPsec
7 146 (10.71%) NetScaler
7 146 (10.71%) SMTP
8 145 (10.64%) Network Security
9 143 (10.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 140 (10.27%) Broadband
11 138 (10.12%) ADSL
11 138 (10.12%) RIP
11 138 (10.12%) WAN
12 32 (2.35%) TCP/IP
13 24 (1.76%) Internet
14 19 (1.39%) VLAN
15 16 (1.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (9.32%) MySQL
2 114 (8.36%) Big Data
3 103 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
4 90 (6.60%) SQL Server
5 88 (6.46%) NoSQL
6 69 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
7 68 (4.99%) Hadoop
8 50 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 48 (3.52%) Redis
10 46 (3.37%) MongoDB
11 43 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 36 (2.64%) Power BI
13 34 (2.49%) Apache Hive
14 33 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
14 33 (2.42%) Data Lake
15 24 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (1.54%) Data Mining
18 18 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 16 (1.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 206 (15.11%) Jenkins
2 152 (11.15%) Git (software)
3 123 (9.02%) Selenium
4 83 (6.09%) JIRA
5 62 (4.55%) Maven
6 50 (3.67%) WebDriver
7 47 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 44 (3.23%) JUnit
9 42 (3.08%) Gatling
10 38 (2.79%) Cucumber
11 36 (2.64%) SpecFlow
12 35 (2.57%) GitLab
13 30 (2.20%) Subversion
14 28 (2.05%) Bitbucket
14 28 (2.05%) SoapUI
15 25 (1.83%) TeamCity
16 21 (1.54%) CircleCI
17 18 (1.32%) Mercurial
18 17 (1.25%) Appium
18 17 (1.25%) JMeter
General
1 192 (14.09%) Finance
2 85 (6.24%) Telecoms
3 71 (5.21%) Marketing
4 65 (4.77%) Retail
5 56 (4.11%) Public Sector
6 43 (3.15%) Manufacturing
7 41 (3.01%) Banking
8 25 (1.83%) Electronics
8 25 (1.83%) Games
9 14 (1.03%) Automotive
10 13 (0.95%) Law
11 9 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.44%) Military
12 6 (0.44%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.37%) Advertising
14 4 (0.29%) Legal
15 3 (0.22%) Back Office
16 2 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 377 (27.66%) Developer
2 200 (14.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 148 (10.86%) Network Engineer
4 124 (9.10%) Python Developer
5 117 (8.58%) Security Engineer
6 115 (8.44%) Network Security Engineer
7 111 (8.14%) Software Engineer
8 96 (7.04%) Cisco Engineer
8 96 (7.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 95 (6.97%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 75 (5.50%) Java Developer
10 75 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 71 (5.21%) Data Engineer
12 67 (4.92%) Senior Developer
13 64 (4.70%) Analyst
14 60 (4.40%) AWS Engineer
15 54 (3.96%) Graduate
16 53 (3.89%) Linux Engineer
17 51 (3.74%) Junior
18 50 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (10.93%) Node.js
2 105 (7.70%) CSS
3 94 (6.90%) .NET
4 90 (6.60%) HTML
5 87 (6.38%) Spring
6 81 (5.94%) Web Services
7 76 (5.58%) AngularJS
8 64 (4.70%) JSON
9 63 (4.62%) React
10 61 (4.48%) RESTful
11 53 (3.89%) XML
12 49 (3.60%) REST
13 46 (3.37%) Hibernate
14 37 (2.71%) jQuery
15 36 (2.64%) Kafka
16 35 (2.57%) HTML5
17 32 (2.35%) Spring Boot
18 31 (2.27%) Ajax
19 30 (2.20%) ASP.NET
19 30 (2.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 145 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 138 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (6.24%) Algorithms
4 74 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 72 (5.28%) Mobile App
6 50 (3.67%) Public Cloud
7 48 (3.52%) User Experience
8 43 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
9 33 (2.42%) Data Centre
10 30 (2.20%) Data Structures
10 30 (2.20%) Derivative
10 30 (2.20%) Hedge funds
11 21 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 16 (1.17%) Blog
14 16 (1.17%) Smartphone
15 15 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (1.03%) Private Cloud
17 13 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 536 (39.33%) Linux
2 236 (17.31%) Unix
3 141 (10.34%) Windows
4 46 (3.37%) Android
5 45 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (2.86%) CentOS
7 24 (1.76%) Windows Server
8 14 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.81%) AIX
11 9 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.59%) Debian
12 8 (0.59%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.51%) CatOS
13 7 (0.51%) VME
14 6 (0.44%) Solaris
15 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (29.71%) DevOps
3 254 (18.64%) Software Engineering
4 206 (15.11%) Test Automation
5 165 (12.11%) Service Delivery
6 157 (11.52%) Product Management
7 151 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
8 147 (10.79%) Analytics
9 146 (10.71%) Network Design
10 144 (10.56%) Data Science
11 143 (10.49%) Network Management
11 143 (10.49%) Scrum
12 142 (10.42%) Change Control
13 133 (9.76%) Computer Science
14 129 (9.46%) Mentoring
15 126 (9.24%) TDD
16 121 (8.88%) Machine Learning
17 111 (8.14%) Configuration Management
18 103 (7.56%) Microservices
19 101 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 452 (33.16%) Java
2 310 (22.74%) Bash Shell
3 271 (19.88%) JavaScript
4 265 (19.44%) SQL
5 259 (19.00%) C#
6 225 (16.51%) Perl
7 215 (15.77%) Ruby
8 205 (15.04%) C++
9 157 (11.52%) PHP
10 130 (9.54%) C
11 108 (7.92%) R
12 103 (7.56%) Scala
13 93 (6.82%) PowerShell
14 73 (5.36%) Shell Script
15 69 (5.06%) Go
16 53 (3.89%) Java 8
17 44 (3.23%) MATLAB
18 26 (1.91%) Objective-C
19 21 (1.54%) T-SQL
19 21 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 169 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
2 159 (11.67%) CCNP
3 146 (10.71%) CCNA
4 128 (9.39%) Degree
5 26 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (1.69%) PhD
7 17 (1.25%) Security Cleared
8 15 (1.10%) Master's Degree
8 15 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
10 12 (0.88%) MCSA
11 11 (0.81%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.66%) AWS Certification
12 9 (0.66%) OSCP
13 8 (0.59%) RHCA
14 7 (0.51%) CIW
14 7 (0.51%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
14 7 (0.51%) OCA
15 6 (0.44%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (10.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 143 (10.49%) ISO 9001
3 65 (4.77%) QA
4 17 (1.25%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.59%) SLA
6 3 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.22%) GDPR
6 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.15%) IFRS
7 2 (0.15%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.073%) GMP
System Software
1 296 (21.72%) Docker
2 43 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (1.03%) HDFS
5 14 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.59%) pfSense
7 7 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.51%) KVM
7 7 (0.51%) vSphere
8 6 (0.44%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.44%) NFS
8 6 (0.44%) Samba
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.22%) Xen
10 1 (0.073%) LXC
10 1 (0.073%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 245 (17.98%) Ansible
2 183 (13.43%) Terraform
3 160 (11.74%) Nagios
4 159 (11.67%) Kubernetes
5 155 (11.37%) Puppet
6 153 (11.23%) FortiGate
7 136 (9.98%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (1.76%) Kibana
9 21 (1.54%) Prometheus
10 15 (1.10%) Grafana
11 14 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
11 14 (1.03%) Graphite
12 11 (0.81%) Cobbler
12 11 (0.81%) Ganglia
12 11 (0.81%) RANCID
13 10 (0.73%) HAProxy
13 10 (0.73%) Tivoli
14 9 (0.66%) Cacti
15 8 (0.59%) logstash
15 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 181 (13.28%) Cisco
2 151 (11.08%) Fortinet
3 129 (9.46%) Palo Alto
4 100 (7.34%) Microsoft
5 97 (7.12%) Oracle
6 71 (5.21%) Google
7 46 (3.37%) VMware
8 35 (2.57%) Red Hat
9 32 (2.35%) Tableau
10 29 (2.13%) Informatica
11 23 (1.69%) Juniper
11 23 (1.69%) SAP
12 19 (1.39%) Meraki
13 14 (1.03%) Cloudera
13 14 (1.03%) Dell
14 13 (0.95%) CheckPoint
15 12 (0.88%) HP
16 11 (0.81%) Citrix
16 11 (0.81%) Huawei
17 10 (0.73%) EnterpriseDB