Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 42 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 +41
Permanent jobs citing Python 456 395 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.91% 5.76% 4.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.10% 11.29% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 401 318 302
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -14.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,275 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.50% +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 3,019 3,499 3,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.35% 51.01% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,564 3,020 3,299
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +11 419 £50,000 - 48
Bradford +31 11 £42,500 +41.67% 4
Wakefield - 7 £25,000 - 1
Castleford -6 1 £85,000 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 - 1
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 263 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (42.32%) DevOps
3 187 (41.01%) C#
4 185 (40.57%) Java
5 177 (38.82%) Linux
6 151 (33.11%) Ruby
7 149 (32.68%) Amazon AWS
8 131 (28.73%) SQL
9 125 (27.41%) Bash Shell
10 117 (25.66%) PHP
11 112 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 110 (24.12%) Puppet
13 106 (23.25%) Jenkins
14 101 (22.15%) Finance
15 99 (21.71%) Ansible
16 96 (21.05%) Test Automation
17 92 (20.18%) Unix
18 89 (19.52%) Configuration Management
19 88 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
20 87 (19.08%) .NET
21 84 (18.42%) Google
22 79 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
23 77 (16.89%) Docker
24 72 (15.79%) Retail
25 70 (15.35%) Git (software)
26 69 (15.13%) NoSQL
27 67 (14.69%) TDD
28 64 (14.04%) C++
29 62 (13.60%) Software Engineering
30 61 (13.38%) QA

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 29 (6.36%) OpenStack
2 28 (6.14%) CloudStack
3 22 (4.82%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.29%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.29%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.07%) nginx
6 13 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (2.63%) JBoss
7 12 (2.63%) SAS
8 11 (2.41%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.19%) Apache
10 8 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.10%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.44%) Confluence
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.22%) IIS
14 1 (0.22%) Tornado
14 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.22%) GIMP
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 149 (32.68%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (9.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (3.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (3.51%) PaaS
6 14 (3.07%) SaaS
7 10 (2.19%) G Suite
7 10 (2.19%) IaaS
7 10 (2.19%) Office 365
7 10 (2.19%) Slack
8 8 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.32%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (1.32%) Serverless
11 5 (1.10%) Google Analytics
11 5 (1.10%) Google Tag Manager
11 5 (1.10%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.07%) HTTP
2 12 (2.63%) Firewall
3 9 (1.97%) Internet
3 9 (1.97%) SAN
4 6 (1.32%) LAN
4 6 (1.32%) WAN
5 5 (1.10%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (1.10%) VoIP
6 4 (0.88%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.88%) NAS
6 4 (0.88%) Network Security
7 1 (0.22%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.13%) NoSQL
2 34 (7.46%) MySQL
3 28 (6.14%) Redis
4 21 (4.61%) Big Data
5 18 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.73%) Hadoop
6 17 (3.73%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.51%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.51%) SQL Server
8 9 (1.97%) Riak
9 8 (1.75%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (1.32%) BigQuery
12 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 106 (23.25%) Jenkins
2 70 (15.35%) Git (software)
3 49 (10.75%) Selenium
4 28 (6.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (5.92%) JIRA
6 24 (5.26%) Maven
6 24 (5.26%) Subversion
7 23 (5.04%) SoapUI
7 23 (5.04%) WebDriver
8 21 (4.61%) Cucumber
9 20 (4.39%) JMeter
10 14 (3.07%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (2.85%) Ranorex
11 13 (2.85%) Vagrant
12 12 (2.63%) Appium
12 12 (2.63%) Mercurial
13 11 (2.41%) TeamCity
14 10 (2.19%) Buildbot
15 9 (1.97%) Gatling
15 9 (1.97%) NeoLoad
General
1 101 (22.15%) Finance
2 72 (15.79%) Retail
3 22 (4.82%) Marketing
4 20 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.10%) Back Office
7 4 (0.88%) Electronics
7 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.66%) Games
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 141 (30.92%) Developer
2 85 (18.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (11.40%) Platform Engineer
4 47 (10.31%) Python Developer
5 40 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
5 40 (8.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 36 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
7 35 (7.68%) Analyst
8 34 (7.46%) AWS DevOps
9 33 (7.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 33 (7.24%) Senior Developer
10 32 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
10 32 (7.02%) QA Automation Engineer
10 32 (7.02%) QA Engineer
10 32 (7.02%) Software Engineer
11 30 (6.58%) Developer in Test
11 30 (6.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 24 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
12 24 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 24 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (19.08%) .NET
2 46 (10.09%) ASP.NET
2 46 (10.09%) Node.js
3 45 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (6.36%) Web Services
5 21 (4.61%) AngularJS
6 19 (4.17%) HTML
7 18 (3.95%) CSS
8 17 (3.73%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (3.73%) Spring
9 15 (3.29%) .NET Core
10 13 (2.85%) Hibernate
11 11 (2.41%) LAMP
12 10 (2.19%) Django
12 10 (2.19%) Gherkin
12 10 (2.19%) J2EE
13 9 (1.97%) Elastic Stack
14 8 (1.75%) HTML5
14 8 (1.75%) Middleware
15 7 (1.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.11%) Public Cloud
3 36 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.19%) User Experience
7 9 (1.97%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.75%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.32%) EFT
10 6 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.10%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.10%) Fintech
12 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.88%) Life Science
13 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.44%) Photography
14 2 (0.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 177 (38.82%) Linux
2 92 (20.18%) Unix
3 28 (6.14%) CentOS
4 27 (5.92%) Windows
5 24 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.85%) Ubuntu
7 10 (2.19%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.54%) Debian
9 5 (1.10%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.10%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.10%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.88%) AIX
10 4 (0.88%) HPUX
10 4 (0.88%) Solaris
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (42.32%) DevOps
3 96 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 89 (19.52%) Configuration Management
5 88 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (14.69%) TDD
7 62 (13.60%) Software Engineering
8 59 (12.94%) Scrum
9 57 (12.50%) MVC
10 45 (9.87%) DSDM
11 43 (9.43%) Open Source
12 42 (9.21%) Deployment Automation
13 36 (7.89%) OOP
14 35 (7.68%) RUP
15 34 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (7.02%) BDD
16 32 (7.02%) OO
16 32 (7.02%) QA Automation
17 31 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (6.80%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 187 (41.01%) C#
2 185 (40.57%) Java
3 151 (33.11%) Ruby
4 131 (28.73%) SQL
5 125 (27.41%) Bash Shell
6 117 (25.66%) PHP
7 64 (14.04%) C++
8 57 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 52 (11.40%) Perl
9 52 (11.40%) Shell Script
10 30 (6.58%) PowerShell
11 28 (6.14%) R
12 23 (5.04%) C
12 23 (5.04%) Scala
13 21 (4.61%) Go
14 14 (3.07%) Java 8
15 8 (1.75%) Java 9
16 6 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.32%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.10%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (1.32%) Degree
2 6 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.66%) CISSP
5 2 (0.44%) CCA
5 2 (0.44%) CISMP
6 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.22%) CISA
6 1 (0.22%) CISM
6 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.38%) QA
2 5 (1.10%) GDPR
3 4 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.88%) SLA
4 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (16.89%) Docker
2 26 (5.70%) vSphere
3 16 (3.51%) Xen
3 16 (3.51%) XenServer
4 7 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.54%) HDFS
5 5 (1.10%) pfSense
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 110 (24.12%) Puppet
2 99 (21.71%) Ansible
3 79 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (8.99%) Cobbler
5 36 (7.89%) Terraform
6 34 (7.46%) ZABBIX
7 26 (5.70%) Tivoli
8 23 (5.04%) Kubernetes
9 20 (4.39%) Cacti
9 20 (4.39%) Munin
10 18 (3.95%) Rancher
11 13 (2.85%) Prometheus
12 9 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
13 7 (1.54%) Xymon
14 5 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
15 4 (0.88%) Grafana
15 4 (0.88%) Nagios
15 4 (0.88%) Packer
15 4 (0.88%) Salt
15 4 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (18.42%) Google
2 52 (11.40%) Oracle
3 36 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 27 (5.92%) Red Hat
5 24 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
6 18 (3.95%) Splunk
7 15 (3.29%) SaltStack
8 14 (3.07%) VMware
9 12 (2.63%) Xamarin
10 6 (1.32%) Tableau
11 4 (0.88%) Apigee
11 4 (0.88%) New Relic
12 3 (0.66%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.66%) HP
12 3 (0.66%) IBM
12 3 (0.66%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.66%) Veritas
13 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.44%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.22%) Zend