Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 21 39
Rank change year-on-year -27 +18 +64
Permanent jobs citing Python 58 141 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.70% 10.23% 5.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.07% 16.32% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 133 68
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +48.39% +15.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £52,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,001 £42,500
% change year-on-year 0.00% +17.65% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 719 864 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 58.22% 62.70% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 627 751 692
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Sheffield -15 52 £45,000 -25.00% 13
Barnsley - 1 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (56.90%) Java
3 27 (46.55%) PHP
4 26 (44.83%) C#
5 23 (39.66%) Linux
5 23 (39.66%) Finance
6 19 (32.76%) Retail
7 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
8 17 (29.31%) C++
9 16 (27.59%) Ruby
10 15 (25.86%) Open Source
11 14 (24.14%) Scrum
11 14 (24.14%) C
12 13 (22.41%) TDD
12 13 (22.41%) BDD
13 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
14 11 (18.97%) Software Testing
14 11 (18.97%) Ranorex
14 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
14 11 (18.97%) Selenium
14 11 (18.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (18.97%) Kanban
14 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
15 10 (17.24%) Scala
15 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
15 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
15 10 (17.24%) Docker
15 10 (17.24%) Buildbot

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (13.79%) SAS
1 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Firewall
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) SMTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
2 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.17%) QlikView
4 3 (5.17%) Redis
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) Power BI
6 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) SAS EBI
6 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (18.97%) Ranorex
2 11 (18.97%) Selenium
3 10 (17.24%) Buildbot
3 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.07%) Appium
4 7 (12.07%) Gatling
4 7 (12.07%) JMeter
4 7 (12.07%) SoapUI
5 6 (10.34%) NeoLoad
5 6 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (10.34%) WATIR
5 6 (10.34%) WebLOAD
6 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.45%) JIRA
8 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.72%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Retail
3 10 (17.24%) Legal
4 5 (8.62%) Games
5 4 (6.90%) Marketing
6 3 (5.17%) Electronics
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Consultant
4 11 (18.97%) Python Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Agile Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Agile Java Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Developer in Test
5 10 (17.24%) Java Consultant
5 10 (17.24%) Java Developer in Test
5 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Test Automation Consultant
5 10 (17.24%) Test Automation Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Test Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Web Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Python Web Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Lead Developer
8 6 (10.34%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Node.js
2 7 (12.07%) Flask
3 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.34%) Spring
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) JSON
4 4 (6.90%) RESTful
5 3 (5.17%) HTML
5 3 (5.17%) jQuery
5 3 (5.17%) Kafka
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
6 2 (3.45%) Ajax
6 2 (3.45%) Django
7 1 (1.72%) JDBC
7 1 (1.72%) LAMP
7 1 (1.72%) LDAP
7 1 (1.72%) React
7 1 (1.72%) SOAP
7 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.86%) Open Source
4 14 (24.14%) Scrum
5 13 (22.41%) BDD
5 13 (22.41%) TDD
6 11 (18.97%) Kanban
6 11 (18.97%) Software Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (17.24%) DSDM
7 10 (17.24%) Web Development
8 9 (15.52%) DevOps
9 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.34%) Analytics
10 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.62%) Data Science
11 5 (8.62%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
12 4 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) PHP
3 26 (44.83%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) C++
5 16 (27.59%) Ruby
6 14 (24.14%) C
7 10 (17.24%) Scala
7 10 (17.24%) SQL
8 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
9 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.62%) R
10 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++
10 3 (5.17%) Perl
10 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.72%) AWK
11 1 (1.72%) ES6
11 1 (1.72%) Groovy
11 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.72%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) NDS
2 1 (1.72%) NFS
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.34%) Nagios
2 6 (10.34%) Puppet
3 5 (8.62%) Graphite
4 3 (5.17%) Ansible
5 1 (1.72%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Google
1 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (5.17%) Tableau
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) NetApp
3 1 (1.72%) Novell
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.72%) SAP