Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 63 83
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20 +87
Permanent jobs citing Python 371 288 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.44% 3.99% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.87% 7.75% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 322 244 265
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,550
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 3,414 3,716 4,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.10% 51.48% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,053 3,298 4,050
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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 February 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 18 February 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 +21 360 £50,000 - 56
Bradford -4 4 £35,250 -11.88% 1
Wetherby - 3 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 £33,500 -
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 176 (47.44%) Java
2 168 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (43.40%) Ruby
4 141 (38.01%) Linux
5 130 (35.04%) DevOps
6 106 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 105 (28.30%) Puppet
8 102 (27.49%) C#
9 94 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
10 89 (23.99%) C++
11 87 (23.45%) Configuration Management
12 86 (23.18%) SQL
12 86 (23.18%) Test Automation
13 85 (22.91%) Amazon AWS
14 78 (21.02%) PHP
15 73 (19.68%) Jenkins
16 71 (19.14%) Software Engineering
17 69 (18.60%) Bash Shell
18 64 (17.25%) Finance
19 63 (16.98%) JavaScript
19 63 (16.98%) Ansible
20 62 (16.71%) Git (software)
21 61 (16.44%) Node.js
21 61 (16.44%) TDD
22 58 (15.63%) Open Source
23 55 (14.82%) Selenium
24 53 (14.29%) Scrum
24 53 (14.29%) OO
25 46 (12.40%) .NET
25 46 (12.40%) Docker

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 16 (4.31%) OpenStack
2 13 (3.50%) CloudStack
3 10 (2.70%) nginx
4 9 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.43%) SAS
5 8 (2.16%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.89%) Apache
6 7 (1.89%) JBoss
6 7 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.62%) Confluence
7 6 (1.62%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.81%) Jetty
9 3 (0.81%) Tornado
10 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.08%) SPSS
3 3 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 85 (22.91%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.16%) GitHub
6 7 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (1.89%) Office 365
7 6 (1.62%) G Suite
8 5 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.81%) IaaS
10 3 (0.81%) Slack
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.54%) Loggly
11 2 (0.54%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.27%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.27%) Boomi
12 1 (0.27%) SaaS
12 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.93%) Firewall
2 8 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.62%) VPN
4 5 (1.35%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.08%) LAN
5 4 (1.08%) NAS
5 4 (1.08%) Network Security
5 4 (1.08%) SAN
5 4 (1.08%) WAN
6 3 (0.81%) AMQP
6 3 (0.81%) HTTP
7 2 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.54%) SSL
8 1 (0.27%) 802.11
8 1 (0.27%) BGP
8 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.27%) Internet
8 1 (0.27%) MPLS
8 1 (0.27%) OSPF
8 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.43%) MySQL
2 28 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 23 (6.20%) SQL Server
4 21 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.12%) Redis
6 9 (2.43%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.89%) Big Data
8 7 (1.89%) Riak
9 6 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.08%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.81%) Power BI
13 2 (0.54%) BigQuery
13 2 (0.54%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.54%) HBase
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (19.68%) Jenkins
2 62 (16.71%) Git (software)
3 55 (14.82%) Selenium
4 38 (10.24%) Cucumber
5 32 (8.63%) Vagrant
6 29 (7.82%) JIRA
7 26 (7.01%) Ranorex
8 24 (6.47%) Subversion
9 20 (5.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (4.58%) SoapUI
11 15 (4.04%) Buildbot
12 13 (3.50%) TeamCity
12 13 (3.50%) Visual Studio
13 12 (3.23%) Android Studio
13 12 (3.23%) Appium
13 12 (3.23%) Eclipse
14 11 (2.96%) Maven
15 8 (2.16%) JMeter
15 8 (2.16%) WebDriver
16 7 (1.89%) Gatling
General
1 64 (17.25%) Finance
2 28 (7.55%) Retail
3 16 (4.31%) Games
4 11 (2.96%) Legal
5 6 (1.62%) Marketing
6 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (31.54%) Developer
2 83 (22.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 49 (13.21%) Python Developer
4 34 (9.16%) Platform Engineer
4 34 (9.16%) Senior Developer
5 28 (7.55%) AWS Engineer
5 28 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 27 (7.28%) AWS DevOps
7 25 (6.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 25 (6.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 22 (5.93%) Tester
9 21 (5.66%) Java Engineer
10 20 (5.39%) Developer in Test
10 20 (5.39%) Java Developer
11 19 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (4.85%) Senior DevOps
12 18 (4.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.85%) Test Leader
13 17 (4.58%) Agile Developer
13 17 (4.58%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (16.44%) Node.js
2 46 (12.40%) .NET
3 43 (11.59%) HTML
4 32 (8.63%) CSS
5 30 (8.09%) Web Services
6 27 (7.28%) AngularJS
7 19 (5.12%) Django
8 18 (4.85%) ASP.NET
9 17 (4.58%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (4.31%) jQuery
11 14 (3.77%) HTML5
12 13 (3.50%) Pylons
12 13 (3.50%) Pyramid
12 13 (3.50%) Ruby on Rails
12 13 (3.50%) web2py
13 12 (3.23%) Ajax
14 10 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
15 9 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (2.43%) LAMP
16 8 (2.16%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.43%) User Experience
6 8 (2.16%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.16%) Social Media
7 6 (1.62%) PMI
8 5 (1.35%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.54%) Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.54%) FMCG
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.54%) NHS
10 2 (0.54%) Photography
10 2 (0.54%) Robotics
10 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 141 (38.01%) Linux
2 39 (10.51%) Unix
3 38 (10.24%) Windows
4 18 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.23%) Android
5 12 (3.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 11 (2.96%) Debian
7 8 (2.16%) CentOS
8 5 (1.35%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.08%) AIX
9 4 (1.08%) HPUX
9 4 (1.08%) Solaris
10 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.04%) DevOps
3 94 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
4 87 (23.45%) Configuration Management
5 86 (23.18%) Test Automation
6 71 (19.14%) Software Engineering
7 61 (16.44%) TDD
8 58 (15.63%) Open Source
9 53 (14.29%) OO
9 53 (14.29%) Scrum
10 45 (12.13%) DSDM
11 41 (11.05%) BDD
12 30 (8.09%) Mentoring
12 30 (8.09%) RUP
13 26 (7.01%) Analytics
14 25 (6.74%) Software Testing
15 23 (6.20%) Mathematics
16 22 (5.93%) Test Scripting
17 21 (5.66%) Data Science
17 21 (5.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 176 (47.44%) Java
2 161 (43.40%) Ruby
3 102 (27.49%) C#
4 89 (23.99%) C++
5 86 (23.18%) SQL
6 78 (21.02%) PHP
7 69 (18.60%) Bash Shell
8 63 (16.98%) JavaScript
9 40 (10.78%) C
9 40 (10.78%) Shell Script
10 21 (5.66%) Scala
11 20 (5.39%) Perl
11 20 (5.39%) R
12 18 (4.85%) PowerShell
13 13 (3.50%) Go
14 6 (1.62%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.35%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.54%) VB
17 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (5.39%) Degree
2 11 (2.96%) SC Cleared
2 11 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.16%) PhD
4 6 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.62%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.08%) CREST Certified
6 3 (0.81%) CCIE
6 3 (0.81%) CCNA
6 3 (0.81%) CCNP
6 3 (0.81%) CEH
6 3 (0.81%) CISA
6 3 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.81%) CISM
6 3 (0.81%) CISMP
6 3 (0.81%) CISSP
6 3 (0.81%) SANS
6 3 (0.81%) SSCP
7 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (12.40%) Docker
2 16 (4.31%) vSphere
3 9 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.89%) XenServer
5 6 (1.62%) Xen
6 4 (1.08%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.08%) KVM
7 2 (0.54%) HDFS
7 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) pfSense
8 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 106 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 105 (28.30%) Puppet
3 63 (16.98%) Ansible
4 36 (9.70%) Cobbler
5 34 (9.16%) Terraform
6 26 (7.01%) Packer
7 22 (5.93%) Kubernetes
8 21 (5.66%) Tivoli
9 19 (5.12%) Salt
10 16 (4.31%) Nagios
11 11 (2.96%) ZABBIX
12 9 (2.43%) Graphite
12 9 (2.43%) SmoothWall
13 8 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (1.08%) Grafana
15 3 (0.81%) Consul
15 3 (0.81%) FortiGate
15 3 (0.81%) Opsview
15 3 (0.81%) Rancher
16 2 (0.54%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 39 (10.51%) Oracle
2 37 (9.97%) Google
3 24 (6.47%) EnterpriseDB
4 20 (5.39%) SaltStack
5 17 (4.58%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.58%) VMware
6 9 (2.43%) New Relic
6 9 (2.43%) Splunk
7 7 (1.89%) Facebook
7 7 (1.89%) Twitter
8 6 (1.62%) Cisco
8 6 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.35%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.35%) Tableau
10 4 (1.08%) Mercator
11 3 (0.81%) CA
11 3 (0.81%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.81%) Palo Alto
11 3 (0.81%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.54%) HP