Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 40 61
Rank change year-on-year +16 +21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 435 395 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.98% 5.83% 4.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.36% 11.63% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 373 321 296
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,832 3,396 3,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.94% 50.15% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,375 2,959 3,378
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in West Yorkshire

Python
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Python in West Yorkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in West Yorkshire

Python
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Leeds +8 377 £50,000 - 43
Bradford +41 21 £42,500 +49.12% 5
Wakefield - 13 £25,000 - 1
Halifax +5 2 - - 2
Keighley - 2 £50,000 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 - 1
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 248 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (40.23%) DevOps
3 168 (38.62%) Java
4 164 (37.70%) C#
5 160 (36.78%) Linux
6 147 (33.79%) SQL
7 136 (31.26%) Ruby
8 131 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
9 116 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 116 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 111 (25.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 103 (23.68%) Ansible
12 98 (22.53%) Test Automation
12 98 (22.53%) PHP
13 97 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
14 95 (21.84%) Puppet
15 81 (18.62%) Software Engineering
15 81 (18.62%) Finance
16 78 (17.93%) .NET
16 78 (17.93%) NoSQL
17 77 (17.70%) Unix
18 75 (17.24%) Google
19 74 (17.01%) Configuration Management
20 73 (16.78%) C++
21 72 (16.55%) Git (software)
22 71 (16.32%) TDD
23 70 (16.09%) Docker
24 66 (15.17%) JavaScript
25 59 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
26 55 (12.64%) Selenium

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 26 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
1 26 (5.98%) nginx
2 22 (5.06%) OpenStack
3 21 (4.83%) CloudStack
4 20 (4.60%) Apache Spark
5 19 (4.37%) Apache
6 15 (3.45%) SAS
7 9 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.07%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.07%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.84%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.38%) JBoss
11 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.46%) Confluence
11 2 (0.46%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) GIMP
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 131 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (25.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (4.14%) PaaS
5 16 (3.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (2.76%) G Suite
6 12 (2.76%) Office 365
6 12 (2.76%) SaaS
7 11 (2.53%) IaaS
8 8 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.61%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.15%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (1.15%) Google Analytics
10 5 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.92%) Amazon SageMaker
11 4 (0.92%) GitHub
12 2 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.46%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.46%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.99%) HTTP
2 8 (1.84%) Asterisk PBX
2 8 (1.84%) Firewall
2 8 (1.84%) SAN
2 8 (1.84%) VoIP
3 4 (0.92%) HTTPS
3 4 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.69%) BGP
4 3 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.69%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (0.69%) LAN
4 3 (0.69%) OSPF
4 3 (0.69%) TACACS
4 3 (0.69%) tcpdump
4 3 (0.69%) WAN
4 3 (0.69%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.93%) NoSQL
2 40 (9.20%) Redis
3 34 (7.82%) MongoDB
3 34 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 26 (5.98%) MySQL
6 22 (5.06%) Big Data
7 15 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.45%) Riak
8 13 (2.99%) GIS
9 12 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (2.76%) SQL Server
10 11 (2.53%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (1.38%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.38%) BigQuery
14 5 (1.15%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 116 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 72 (16.55%) Git (software)
3 55 (12.64%) Selenium
4 36 (8.28%) Subversion
5 32 (7.36%) JIRA
6 31 (7.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 29 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 25 (5.75%) Mercurial
9 22 (5.06%) Maven
10 20 (4.60%) JMeter
10 20 (4.60%) SoapUI
10 20 (4.60%) WebDriver
11 18 (4.14%) Appium
12 12 (2.76%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (2.76%) TeamCity
13 11 (2.53%) Buildbot
13 11 (2.53%) Ranorex
14 10 (2.30%) Gatling
14 10 (2.30%) NeoLoad
14 10 (2.30%) WebLOAD
General
1 81 (18.62%) Finance
2 50 (11.49%) Retail
3 25 (5.75%) Marketing
4 18 (4.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.92%) Back Office
6 4 (0.92%) Electronics
6 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.46%) Advertising
7 2 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Games
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (31.72%) Developer
2 70 (16.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (12.18%) Python Developer
4 48 (11.03%) Platform Engineer
5 42 (9.66%) Analyst
6 41 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
6 41 (9.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 35 (8.05%) AWS Engineer
8 32 (7.36%) Automation Engineer
8 32 (7.36%) AWS DevOps
8 32 (7.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 32 (7.36%) QA Automation Engineer
8 32 (7.36%) QA Engineer
9 31 (7.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 27 (6.21%) Software Engineer
11 26 (5.98%) Software Developer
12 24 (5.52%) Developer in Test
13 23 (5.29%) Python Engineer
14 22 (5.06%) Senior Developer
15 19 (4.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (17.93%) .NET
2 45 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 44 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (9.43%) Node.js
5 28 (6.44%) Web Services
6 27 (6.21%) HTML
6 27 (6.21%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (5.98%) CSS
8 18 (4.14%) AngularJS
9 15 (3.45%) .NET Core
9 15 (3.45%) Gherkin
10 14 (3.22%) HTML5
11 13 (2.99%) Middleware
12 12 (2.76%) Elastic Stack
12 12 (2.76%) jQuery
13 11 (2.53%) Ajax
14 10 (2.30%) Django
15 9 (2.07%) Kafka
15 9 (2.07%) Pylons
15 9 (2.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.66%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (8.28%) Public Cloud
4 23 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (3.22%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.53%) User Experience
8 8 (1.84%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.84%) Fintech
9 7 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.38%) EFT
11 5 (1.15%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.92%) Life Science
13 2 (0.46%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 160 (36.78%) Linux
2 77 (17.70%) Unix
3 31 (7.13%) CentOS
4 27 (6.21%) Windows
5 23 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.68%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.53%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.84%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.84%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.84%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.84%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.46%) Debian
9 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) HPUX
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (40.23%) DevOps
3 98 (22.53%) Test Automation
4 97 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (18.62%) Software Engineering
6 74 (17.01%) Configuration Management
7 71 (16.32%) TDD
8 52 (11.95%) Scrum
9 50 (11.49%) MVC
10 49 (11.26%) Open Source
11 40 (9.20%) DSDM
11 40 (9.20%) OO
12 38 (8.74%) Analytics
13 37 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (8.28%) Deployment Automation
15 35 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (7.82%) Data Science
17 32 (7.36%) QA Automation
18 30 (6.90%) BDD
19 29 (6.67%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 168 (38.62%) Java
2 164 (37.70%) C#
3 147 (33.79%) SQL
4 136 (31.26%) Ruby
5 116 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 98 (22.53%) PHP
7 73 (16.78%) C++
8 66 (15.17%) JavaScript
9 45 (10.34%) Perl
10 42 (9.66%) Shell Script
11 30 (6.90%) R
12 27 (6.21%) PowerShell
13 23 (5.29%) C
13 23 (5.29%) Go
14 20 (4.60%) Scala
15 16 (3.68%) Java 8
16 8 (1.84%) Java 9
17 7 (1.61%) T-SQL
18 6 (1.38%) TypeScript
19 5 (1.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (3.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.68%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.22%) Degree
4 7 (1.61%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.69%) CISSP
6 3 (0.69%) RHCE
6 3 (0.69%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.46%) CCA
7 2 (0.46%) CISMP
7 2 (0.46%) PhD
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
8 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.57%) QA
2 7 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.15%) GDPR
4 4 (0.92%) SLA
5 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (16.09%) Docker
2 21 (4.83%) vSphere
3 12 (2.76%) Xen
3 12 (2.76%) XenServer
4 10 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.84%) pfSense
6 7 (1.61%) HDFS
7 3 (0.69%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 103 (23.68%) Ansible
2 95 (21.84%) Puppet
3 59 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (8.51%) Cobbler
5 34 (7.82%) ZABBIX
6 31 (7.13%) Terraform
7 25 (5.75%) Tivoli
8 23 (5.29%) Kubernetes
9 18 (4.14%) Cacti
9 18 (4.14%) Munin
10 15 (3.45%) Prometheus
10 15 (3.45%) Rancher
11 10 (2.30%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (1.61%) Grafana
12 7 (1.61%) Xymon
13 5 (1.15%) Consul
13 5 (1.15%) Packer
13 5 (1.15%) Rundeck
14 4 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
15 3 (0.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 75 (17.24%) Google
2 43 (9.89%) Oracle
3 28 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.44%) Red Hat
4 24 (5.52%) EnterpriseDB
5 22 (5.06%) VMware
6 17 (3.91%) Splunk
7 16 (3.68%) Xamarin
8 11 (2.53%) SaltStack
9 10 (2.30%) Tableau
10 5 (1.15%) Veritas
11 3 (0.69%) ArcSight
11 3 (0.69%) Blue Coat
11 3 (0.69%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.69%) Cisco
11 3 (0.69%) F5
11 3 (0.69%) HP
11 3 (0.69%) IBM
11 3 (0.69%) Symantec
11 3 (0.69%) Tufin