Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 57 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 +30 +112
Permanent jobs citing Python 387 338 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.76% 4.40% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.51% 8.71% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 319 300 255
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,150 £29,975 £32,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3362 3880 4982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.01% 50.56% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2934 3429 4096
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.34%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +15 361 £50,000 +17.65% 27
Batley - 5 £42,500 -
Bradford -7 4 £28,500 -9.52% 1
Halifax +25 3 £57,500 +91.67%
Huddersfield - 2 £42,500 -
Dewsbury - 2 £23,000 -
Bingley - 1 £33,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £30,500 - 1
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 181 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (44.19%) Java
3 165 (42.64%) Linux
4 163 (42.12%) Ruby
5 146 (37.73%) DevOps
6 119 (30.75%) Puppet
7 117 (30.23%) SQL
8 115 (29.72%) Bash Shell
8 115 (29.72%) Opscode Chef
9 93 (24.03%) Git (software)
10 92 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
11 91 (23.51%) C#
12 85 (21.96%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (20.41%) Ansible
14 74 (19.12%) Jenkins
15 73 (18.86%) C++
16 70 (18.09%) PHP
16 70 (18.09%) Oracle
16 70 (18.09%) Configuration Management
17 66 (17.05%) Test Automation
18 65 (16.80%) JavaScript
19 63 (16.28%) Software Engineering
20 58 (14.99%) Docker
21 57 (14.73%) Selenium
22 53 (13.70%) OO
23 52 (13.44%) HTML
23 52 (13.44%) SQL Server
23 52 (13.44%) Scrum
24 51 (13.18%) TDD
24 51 (13.18%) Web Services

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 33 (8.53%) OpenStack
2 20 (5.17%) CloudStack
3 15 (3.88%) Confluence
4 14 (3.62%) Apache
4 14 (3.62%) Apache Spark
4 14 (3.62%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.36%) SAS
6 12 (3.10%) JBoss
6 12 (3.10%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.58%) Jetty
8 8 (2.07%) Tornado
9 7 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.03%) nginx
10 4 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.52%) IIS
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.78%) SPSS
3 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 92 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (2.84%) GitHub
5 11 (2.84%) IaaS
6 9 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.33%) G Suite
7 8 (2.07%) Loggly
7 8 (2.07%) Office 365
7 8 (2.07%) Sumo Logic
8 7 (1.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (1.55%) Slack
10 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.52%) SaaS
11 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.26%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (0.26%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.26%) Boomi
11 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.98%) Firewall
2 18 (4.65%) Network Security
3 14 (3.62%) Internet
4 10 (2.58%) AMQP
5 6 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.29%) SAN
7 4 (1.03%) DNS
7 4 (1.03%) WAN
7 4 (1.03%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.78%) HTTP
8 3 (0.78%) LAN
8 3 (0.78%) NAS
8 3 (0.78%) SMTP
8 3 (0.78%) VPN
9 2 (0.52%) DHCP
9 2 (0.52%) DMZ
9 2 (0.52%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.26%) NGN
10 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.14%) MySQL
3 34 (8.79%) Riak
4 27 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.91%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.39%) Hadoop
7 16 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.62%) Redis
9 13 (3.36%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.58%) Big Data
11 8 (2.07%) Couchbase
11 8 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.81%) Event Store
13 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.78%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (24.03%) Git (software)
2 74 (19.12%) Jenkins
3 57 (14.73%) Selenium
4 41 (10.59%) JIRA
5 39 (10.08%) Subversion
6 36 (9.30%) Cucumber
7 28 (7.24%) Vagrant
8 22 (5.68%) Maven
9 17 (4.39%) Eclipse
9 17 (4.39%) TeamCity
9 17 (4.39%) Visual Studio
10 16 (4.13%) Android Studio
10 16 (4.13%) Ranorex
11 14 (3.62%) JBehave
12 11 (2.84%) Appium
12 11 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (2.58%) Grunt
13 10 (2.58%) JMeter
14 9 (2.33%) SoapUI
14 9 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (10.34%) Finance
2 12 (3.10%) Retail
3 11 (2.84%) Games
4 4 (1.03%) Advertising
5 3 (0.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Automotive
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (27.39%) Developer
2 82 (21.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (9.82%) Python Developer
4 35 (9.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 34 (8.79%) Analyst
6 32 (8.27%) Linux Engineer
6 32 (8.27%) Platform Engineer
7 30 (7.75%) AWS DevOps
8 28 (7.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 24 (6.20%) Administrator
9 24 (6.20%) AWS Engineer
10 23 (5.94%) Java Engineer
11 22 (5.68%) Java Developer
12 21 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
13 20 (5.17%) Software Engineer
14 19 (4.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 18 (4.65%) Consultant
15 18 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
16 17 (4.39%) Security Analyst
16 17 (4.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (13.44%) HTML
2 51 (13.18%) Web Services
3 47 (12.14%) Node.js
4 35 (9.04%) .NET
4 35 (9.04%) AngularJS
5 34 (8.79%) CSS
6 26 (6.72%) Spring
7 25 (6.46%) Kafka
8 22 (5.68%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (4.65%) Spring Boot
10 17 (4.39%) Elastic Stack
11 16 (4.13%) Apache Camel
11 16 (4.13%) Hibernate
12 15 (3.88%) HTML5
12 15 (3.88%) jQuery
13 13 (3.36%) Sensu
14 12 (3.10%) ASP.NET
15 11 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (2.84%) CSS3
15 11 (2.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (5.17%) NHS
2 16 (4.13%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.10%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.84%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.33%) Fintech
7 6 (1.55%) PMI
7 6 (1.55%) User Experience
8 5 (1.29%) iPad
8 5 (1.29%) Social Media
9 2 (0.52%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) Robotics
9 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.26%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 165 (42.64%) Linux
2 45 (11.63%) Windows
3 37 (9.56%) Unix
4 35 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.13%) Android
5 16 (4.13%) Debian
5 16 (4.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.29%) CentOS
8 3 (0.78%) AIX
8 3 (0.78%) HPUX
8 3 (0.78%) Solaris
8 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.52%) SUSE
10 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (37.73%) DevOps
3 85 (21.96%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (18.09%) Configuration Management
5 66 (17.05%) Test Automation
6 63 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 53 (13.70%) OO
8 52 (13.44%) Scrum
9 51 (13.18%) TDD
10 46 (11.89%) DSDM
11 38 (9.82%) RUP
12 35 (9.04%) SDLC
13 31 (8.01%) BDD
14 30 (7.75%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.43%) Analytics
16 20 (5.17%) OOP
16 20 (5.17%) Open Source
17 19 (4.91%) Web Development
18 17 (4.39%) Waterfall
19 16 (4.13%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 171 (44.19%) Java
2 163 (42.12%) Ruby
3 117 (30.23%) SQL
4 115 (29.72%) Bash Shell
5 91 (23.51%) C#
6 73 (18.86%) C++
7 70 (18.09%) PHP
8 65 (16.80%) JavaScript
9 43 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 22 (5.68%) Scala
11 20 (5.17%) PowerShell
12 19 (4.91%) Perl
13 18 (4.65%) R
14 15 (3.88%) Go
15 12 (3.10%) C
16 6 (1.55%) Bourne shell
17 4 (1.03%) VC++
18 2 (0.52%) MATLAB
18 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (9.56%) Degree
2 18 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.88%) CCNP
3 15 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.62%) CCNA
5 6 (1.55%) PhD
5 6 (1.55%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.55%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.29%) CCIE
7 4 (1.03%) CEH
7 4 (1.03%) CISA
7 4 (1.03%) CISM
7 4 (1.03%) CISMP
7 4 (1.03%) CISSP
7 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (1.03%) SANS
7 4 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.29%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (14.99%) Docker
2 25 (6.46%) Xen
3 24 (6.20%) vSphere
4 20 (5.17%) XenServer
5 17 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (2.58%) KVM
7 6 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
8 5 (1.29%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.26%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.26%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 119 (30.75%) Puppet
2 115 (29.72%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (20.41%) Ansible
4 33 (8.53%) Cobbler
5 25 (6.46%) Tivoli
6 21 (5.43%) Salt
6 21 (5.43%) Terraform
7 20 (5.17%) Nagios
8 17 (4.39%) Packer
9 16 (4.13%) Kubernetes
9 16 (4.13%) ZABBIX
10 8 (2.07%) Prometheus
11 7 (1.81%) Grafana
12 4 (1.03%) FortiGate
12 4 (1.03%) OpenNMS
13 3 (0.78%) Graphite
14 2 (0.52%) Rancher
15 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
15 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
15 1 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 70 (18.09%) Oracle
2 42 (10.85%) Red Hat
3 35 (9.04%) Google
4 28 (7.24%) EnterpriseDB
5 25 (6.46%) Splunk
5 25 (6.46%) VMware
6 23 (5.94%) SaltStack
7 20 (5.17%) Microsoft
8 18 (4.65%) Cisco
8 18 (4.65%) Rackspace
9 16 (4.13%) CheckPoint
9 16 (4.13%) New Relic
10 5 (1.29%) Twitter
11 4 (1.03%) Facebook
11 4 (1.03%) Mercator
11 4 (1.03%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.03%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.78%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.78%) CA
12 3 (0.78%) IBM