Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 28 45
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Python 378 353 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.40% 7.61% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.39% 15.00% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 319 292 323
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £33,250 £30,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,337 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.41% -1.33% +11.11%

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 2,055 2,354 3,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.09% 50.75% 50.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,798 2,002 3,084
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +9 325 £55,000 +10.00% 83
Bradford +8 34 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Halifax +20 14 £57,500 - 6
Wakefield -5 5 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 188 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (45.24%) Java
3 160 (42.33%) DevOps
4 150 (39.68%) AWS
5 120 (31.75%) SQL
6 109 (28.84%) C#
7 108 (28.57%) Ansible
8 107 (28.31%) Docker
9 99 (26.19%) Test Automation
10 98 (25.93%) Linux
11 86 (22.75%) Jenkins
12 84 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 79 (20.90%) Software Engineering
14 78 (20.63%) Ruby
15 77 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
15 77 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
16 74 (19.58%) Scrum
17 72 (19.05%) JavaScript
18 70 (18.52%) Finance
19 69 (18.25%) Terraform
20 68 (17.99%) Kubernetes
21 65 (17.20%) Azure
21 65 (17.20%) Selenium
22 64 (16.93%) PHP
23 61 (16.14%) Bash Shell
23 61 (16.14%) Puppet
24 58 (15.34%) JIRA
25 55 (14.55%) TDD
26 54 (14.29%) Configuration Management
27 53 (14.02%) Scala

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 42 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 29 (7.67%) Confluence
2 29 (7.67%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (6.61%) nginx
4 12 (3.17%) Apache
5 8 (2.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.59%) CMS
6 6 (1.59%) SAS
7 5 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.06%) CICS
8 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.53%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.38%) Chatbot
2 8 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 150 (39.68%) AWS
2 65 (17.20%) Azure
3 40 (10.58%) GCP
4 14 (3.70%) SaaS
5 12 (3.17%) GitHub
5 12 (3.17%) Serverless
6 11 (2.91%) IaaS
7 9 (2.38%) PaaS
8 8 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.32%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.32%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.79%) Amazon SageMaker
11 3 (0.79%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.53%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.53%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.91%) HTTP
2 8 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.59%) Internet
4 4 (1.06%) SSL
5 3 (0.79%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (0.79%) DNS
5 3 (0.79%) Firewall
5 3 (0.79%) PBX
5 3 (0.79%) SMPP
5 3 (0.79%) SMS
5 3 (0.79%) SMTP
6 2 (0.53%) CTI
6 2 (0.53%) Modbus
6 2 (0.53%) RS-485
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.85%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (10.32%) Hadoop
2 39 (10.32%) NoSQL
3 36 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 33 (8.73%) MySQL
4 33 (8.73%) Redis
5 29 (7.67%) Big Data
6 17 (4.50%) Apache Hive
7 13 (3.44%) Data Lake
8 12 (3.17%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.38%) HBase
11 9 (2.38%) Riak
12 8 (2.12%) DB2
12 8 (2.12%) GIS
12 8 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.85%) Flink
14 6 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 86 (22.75%) Jenkins
2 84 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 65 (17.20%) Selenium
4 58 (15.34%) JIRA
5 32 (8.47%) Subversion
6 30 (7.94%) Maven
6 30 (7.94%) WebDriver
7 24 (6.35%) SpecFlow
8 19 (5.03%) Bitbucket
8 19 (5.03%) Gatling
9 18 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (4.50%) Cucumber
10 17 (4.50%) JUnit
11 15 (3.97%) Mercurial
12 14 (3.70%) JMeter
13 13 (3.44%) Appium
14 12 (3.17%) SoapUI
15 10 (2.65%) NeoLoad
15 10 (2.65%) Ranorex
15 10 (2.65%) WebLOAD
General
1 70 (18.52%) Finance
2 24 (6.35%) Marketing
3 11 (2.91%) Retail
4 9 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.59%) Games
6 6 (1.59%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.06%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 3 (0.79%) Electronics
8 3 (0.79%) Front Office
9 2 (0.53%) Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (26.46%) Developer
2 56 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (11.38%) Software Engineer
4 36 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 33 (8.73%) Data Engineer
5 33 (8.73%) Python Engineer
6 29 (7.67%) Software Developer
7 27 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
7 27 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 25 (6.61%) Platform Engineer
9 24 (6.35%) Analyst
10 21 (5.56%) Junior
10 21 (5.56%) Junior Developer
11 20 (5.29%) Python Developer
12 17 (4.50%) Cloud Engineer
13 16 (4.23%) Architect
14 15 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
14 15 (3.97%) PHP Developer
14 15 (3.97%) Test Engineer
15 14 (3.70%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (13.49%) .NET
2 39 (10.32%) Node.js
3 36 (9.52%) Web Services
4 35 (9.26%) CSS
5 31 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
6 26 (6.88%) HTML
7 25 (6.61%) React
8 23 (6.08%) REST
8 23 (6.08%) Spring
9 20 (5.29%) Kafka
9 20 (5.29%) LAMP
10 17 (4.50%) AngularJS
10 17 (4.50%) Hibernate
11 15 (3.97%) .NET Framework
11 15 (3.97%) JSON
11 15 (3.97%) Sass
12 13 (3.44%) Django
12 13 (3.44%) HTML5
12 13 (3.44%) React Native
12 13 (3.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.61%) Mobile App
2 20 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.44%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.12%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.59%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.32%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.32%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.06%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.06%) User Experience
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) CUDA
11 2 (0.53%) PMI
11 2 (0.53%) Social Media
11 2 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 98 (25.93%) Linux
2 46 (12.17%) Windows
3 33 (8.73%) Unix
4 26 (6.88%) Android
5 16 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.12%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.32%) CentOS
8 5 (1.32%) HPUX
9 4 (1.06%) Debian
9 4 (1.06%) zOS
10 3 (0.79%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.79%) FreeNAS
10 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (42.33%) DevOps
3 99 (26.19%) Test Automation
4 79 (20.90%) Software Engineering
5 77 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (19.58%) Scrum
7 55 (14.55%) TDD
8 54 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 45 (11.90%) Microservices
10 44 (11.64%) BDD
11 36 (9.52%) Data Science
11 36 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 36 (9.52%) Software Delivery
12 31 (8.20%) Kanban
13 30 (7.94%) Infrastructure as Code
14 28 (7.41%) Analytics
15 26 (6.88%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (6.08%) Artificial Intelligence
16 23 (6.08%) Open Source
17 21 (5.56%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 171 (45.24%) Java
2 120 (31.75%) SQL
3 109 (28.84%) C#
4 78 (20.63%) Ruby
5 72 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 64 (16.93%) PHP
7 61 (16.14%) Bash Shell
8 53 (14.02%) Scala
9 29 (7.67%) Perl
9 29 (7.67%) PowerShell
10 27 (7.14%) C
11 26 (6.88%) C++
11 26 (6.88%) Go
12 19 (5.03%) Java 8
13 15 (3.97%) Shell Script
14 14 (3.70%) T-SQL
15 12 (3.17%) PL/SQL
16 11 (2.91%) Objective-C
17 10 (2.65%) Groovy
18 8 (2.12%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (3.70%) Degree
2 9 (2.38%) RHCE
3 8 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.59%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.06%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.06%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.06%) MCP
6 2 (0.53%) PhD
6 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) CISA
7 1 (0.26%) CISM
7 1 (0.26%) CISSP
7 1 (0.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.56%) QA
2 12 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.79%) GDPR
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 107 (28.31%) Docker
2 11 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.38%) HDFS
4 5 (1.32%) KVM
4 5 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.53%) Xen
6 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 108 (28.57%) Ansible
2 77 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (18.25%) Terraform
4 68 (17.99%) Kubernetes
5 61 (16.14%) Puppet
6 8 (2.12%) Mesos
7 7 (1.85%) Cobbler
8 6 (1.59%) Grafana
8 6 (1.59%) Rancher
8 6 (1.59%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.32%) CA Service Virtualization
9 5 (1.32%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (1.06%) Graphite
10 4 (1.06%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.79%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.79%) Proxmox
11 3 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.53%) EMC VPLEX
12 2 (0.53%) Nagios
12 2 (0.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 51 (13.49%) Oracle
2 16 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 12 (3.17%) Atlassian
4 12 (3.17%) Google
5 11 (2.91%) VMware
6 8 (2.12%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.85%) EnterpriseDB
8 6 (1.59%) Tableau
9 5 (1.32%) CA
9 5 (1.32%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.06%) Percona
11 3 (0.79%) CloudEndure
11 3 (0.79%) OutSystems
11 3 (0.79%) SAP
11 3 (0.79%) UiPath
12 2 (0.53%) Avaya
12 2 (0.53%) Cisco
12 2 (0.53%) Genesys
12 2 (0.53%) Informatica