Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 280 309 476
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.11% 6.88% 7.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.86% 13.05% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 309 265 448
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £71,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 1,281 2,367 3,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 59.97% 52.69% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 2,056 2,852
Median annual salary £48,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.99% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,375 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in West Yorkshire

Python
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Python in West Yorkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 August 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 10 August 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 +17 243 £55,000 +10.00% 24
Halifax +17 15 £75,000 +40.45%
Bradford +10 11 £51,500 +14.44% 3
Huddersfield - 1 £50,000 -
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 146 (52.14%) DevOps
2 144 (51.43%) Java
3 131 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (40.36%) Software Engineering
5 102 (36.43%) AWS
6 85 (30.36%) Node.js
7 75 (26.79%) JavaScript
8 70 (25.00%) SQL
9 69 (24.64%) Go
10 67 (23.93%) Docker
11 65 (23.21%) Bash Shell
12 64 (22.86%) Scala
13 55 (19.64%) Open Source
13 55 (19.64%) Linux
14 53 (18.93%) Jenkins
15 52 (18.57%) Terraform
16 51 (18.21%) C#
17 49 (17.50%) Ansible
18 48 (17.14%) Microservices
19 46 (16.43%) Azure
19 46 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
20 45 (16.07%) Ruby
21 42 (15.00%) Kubernetes
22 40 (14.29%) Test Automation
22 40 (14.29%) Configuration Management
23 39 (13.93%) Serverless
24 38 (13.57%) AWS Lambda
24 38 (13.57%) Git (software)
25 37 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
26 34 (12.14%) TDD

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 15 (5.36%) Confluence
2 13 (4.64%) nginx
3 12 (4.29%) OpenStack
4 10 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (2.86%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.14%) Apache
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.79%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.43%) CICS
8 4 (1.43%) SAS
9 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.36%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 102 (36.43%) AWS
2 46 (16.43%) Azure
3 39 (13.93%) Serverless
4 38 (13.57%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (6.79%) GCP
6 12 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (4.29%) Amazon S3
7 10 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (2.86%) IaaS
9 6 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (2.14%) AWS Fargate
10 5 (1.79%) OpenShift
11 4 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (1.43%) SaaS
12 3 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.07%) Apigee
12 3 (1.07%) AWS CodePipeline
12 3 (1.07%) AWS Step Functions
13 2 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.36%) PBX
2 1 (0.36%) SMPP
2 1 (0.36%) SMS
2 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.93%) MySQL
2 18 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (6.07%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.57%) Data Lake
4 10 (3.57%) Redis
5 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.21%) SQL Server
6 8 (2.86%) MariaDB
7 7 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.79%) Big Data
10 3 (1.07%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.36%) Amazon Athena
12 1 (0.36%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 53 (18.93%) Jenkins
2 38 (13.57%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.64%) Selenium
4 21 (7.50%) JIRA
5 16 (5.71%) Subversion
6 13 (4.64%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.21%) Bitbucket
7 9 (3.21%) Mercurial
8 8 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.50%) IBM UrbanCode
9 7 (2.50%) Maven
9 7 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (2.50%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.14%) Appium
11 5 (1.79%) Mocha
11 5 (1.79%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.07%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.71%) Charles Proxy
13 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.71%) TestNG
General
1 29 (10.36%) Finance
2 9 (3.21%) Games
2 9 (3.21%) Marketing
3 7 (2.50%) Banking
4 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.43%) Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 76 (27.14%) Software Engineer
2 53 (18.93%) Developer
3 37 (13.21%) Python Engineer
4 35 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 34 (12.14%) AWS Engineer
6 28 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
7 20 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (7.14%) Python Developer
8 19 (6.79%) AWS DevOps
8 19 (6.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 19 (6.79%) Java Engineer
9 16 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (5.36%) Data Engineer
10 15 (5.36%) Platform Engineer
11 14 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (4.29%) Engineering Manager
12 12 (4.29%) Scala Software Engineer
12 12 (4.29%) Software Engineering Manager
12 12 (4.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (30.36%) Node.js
2 24 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 24 (8.57%) React
3 21 (7.50%) Web Services
4 18 (6.43%) .NET
5 17 (6.07%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (5.71%) CSS
7 15 (5.36%) Kafka
8 12 (4.29%) Middleware
9 10 (3.57%) HTML
10 9 (3.21%) .NET Core
11 8 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (2.86%) LAMP
11 8 (2.86%) YAML
12 7 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
12 7 (2.50%) JSON
13 6 (2.14%) Apache Avro
13 6 (2.14%) REST
14 5 (1.79%) Django
14 5 (1.79%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 10 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.07%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (1.07%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.07%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.36%) Life Science
8 1 (0.36%) Social Media
8 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.64%) Linux
2 15 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (4.29%) Windows
4 9 (3.21%) Unix
5 8 (2.86%) CentOS
5 8 (2.86%) FreeBSD
5 8 (2.86%) FreeNAS
5 8 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.14%) Android
6 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.79%) HPUX
8 4 (1.43%) zOS
9 3 (1.07%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (52.14%) DevOps
2 131 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (40.36%) Software Engineering
4 55 (19.64%) Open Source
5 48 (17.14%) Microservices
6 46 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 40 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 34 (12.14%) TDD
9 22 (7.86%) Scrum
10 21 (7.50%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (7.14%) OO
12 17 (6.07%) Infrastructure as Code
13 16 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
13 16 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (5.36%) BDD
15 14 (5.00%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.00%) SDLC
15 14 (5.00%) Technical Debt
16 13 (4.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 144 (51.43%) Java
2 75 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 70 (25.00%) SQL
4 69 (24.64%) Go
5 65 (23.21%) Bash Shell
6 64 (22.86%) Scala
7 51 (18.21%) C#
8 45 (16.07%) Ruby
9 24 (8.57%) PHP
10 20 (7.14%) C++
11 16 (5.71%) C
12 13 (4.64%) Perl
13 11 (3.93%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.93%) PowerShell
14 9 (3.21%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.86%) R
16 7 (2.50%) COBOL
16 7 (2.50%) Groovy
16 7 (2.50%) JCL
16 7 (2.50%) REXX
Qualifications
1 6 (2.14%) Degree
1 6 (2.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.43%) MCP
3 3 (1.07%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.71%) PhD
4 2 (0.71%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.00%) QA
2 9 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (23.93%) Docker
2 10 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.86%) KVM
4 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 52 (18.57%) Terraform
2 49 (17.50%) Ansible
3 42 (15.00%) Kubernetes
4 37 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (11.07%) Puppet
6 10 (3.57%) Rancher
7 8 (2.86%) Proxmox
8 7 (2.50%) CA Service Virtualization
9 4 (1.43%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.07%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.07%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.36%) Grafana
11 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (12.14%) Oracle
2 21 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 15 (5.36%) Google
4 13 (4.64%) VMware
5 10 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.21%) EnterpriseDB
7 8 (2.86%) Percona
7 8 (2.86%) SaltStack
8 7 (2.50%) CA
8 7 (2.50%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.79%) NVIDIA
10 4 (1.43%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.43%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.07%) Databricks
11 3 (1.07%) Tableau
12 2 (0.71%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.71%) Splunk
13 1 (0.36%) HP
13 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.36%) XebiaLabs