Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 54 59
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5 +78
Permanent jobs citing Python 432 329 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.49% 4.69% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.60% 8.88% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 387 261 297
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £59,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,001 £42,500
% change year-on-year 0.00% +17.65% +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 3,428 3,705 4,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.48% 52.77% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,053 3,262 3,690
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +22 423 £50,000 0.00% 47
Bradford -9 5 £40,500 +4.52% 5
Castleford +1 1 £85,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £35,000 -
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 238 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (48.38%) Java
3 190 (43.98%) C#
4 174 (40.28%) Ruby
5 152 (35.19%) DevOps
6 132 (30.56%) Linux
7 129 (29.86%) Amazon AWS
8 127 (29.40%) Finance
9 107 (24.77%) PHP
10 106 (24.54%) Puppet
11 102 (23.61%) SQL
11 102 (23.61%) Configuration Management
12 99 (22.92%) Opscode Chef
13 90 (20.83%) Test Automation
14 87 (20.14%) Bash Shell
15 84 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
16 82 (18.98%) TDD
17 81 (18.75%) Jenkins
18 79 (18.29%) Retail
19 76 (17.59%) C++
20 75 (17.36%) .NET
21 73 (16.90%) Ansible
22 70 (16.20%) Node.js
23 69 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
24 66 (15.28%) Open Source
25 63 (14.58%) JavaScript
26 61 (14.12%) Unix
27 58 (13.43%) Google
27 58 (13.43%) NoSQL
28 57 (13.19%) 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 25 (5.79%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.32%) Apache Spark
3 21 (4.86%) CloudStack
3 21 (4.86%) OpenStack
4 13 (3.01%) nginx
5 11 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.08%) Apache
7 8 (1.85%) JBoss
7 8 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.85%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.16%) SAS
9 4 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.23%) CMS
11 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.62%) SPSS
2 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 129 (29.86%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (3.70%) SaaS
5 9 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 8 (1.85%) IaaS
6 8 (1.85%) PaaS
7 7 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.39%) Office 365
9 5 (1.16%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.16%) G Suite
9 5 (1.16%) Serverless
9 5 (1.16%) Slack
10 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.93%) GitHub
11 2 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.02%) Firewall
2 8 (1.85%) Internet
3 7 (1.62%) HTTP
4 6 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.39%) VPN
5 5 (1.16%) LAN
5 5 (1.16%) NAS
5 5 (1.16%) Network Security
5 5 (1.16%) SAN
5 5 (1.16%) WAN
6 3 (0.69%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.69%) SSL
7 2 (0.46%) Skype
7 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.23%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.23%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.43%) NoSQL
2 31 (7.18%) MySQL
3 26 (6.02%) Redis
3 26 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 23 (5.32%) Hadoop
5 22 (5.09%) Big Data
5 22 (5.09%) MongoDB
6 16 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.08%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.08%) Riak
9 7 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.16%) HBase
10 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.93%) BigQuery
11 4 (0.93%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.69%) Power BI
13 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 81 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 56 (12.96%) Selenium
3 42 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 30 (6.94%) Cucumber
5 29 (6.71%) SoapUI
6 28 (6.48%) Vagrant
7 27 (6.25%) JIRA
8 26 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (6.02%) Ranorex
9 22 (5.09%) WebDriver
10 17 (3.94%) Maven
11 15 (3.47%) Buildbot
12 13 (3.01%) JMeter
12 13 (3.01%) Subversion
13 11 (2.55%) Appium
14 10 (2.31%) TeamCity
15 9 (2.08%) Gatling
15 9 (2.08%) NeoLoad
15 9 (2.08%) WATIR
15 9 (2.08%) WebLOAD
General
1 127 (29.40%) Finance
2 79 (18.29%) Retail
3 10 (2.31%) Games
3 10 (2.31%) Legal
4 9 (2.08%) Marketing
5 6 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.69%) Back Office
8 2 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 156 (36.11%) Developer
2 90 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 62 (14.35%) Python Developer
4 54 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 45 (10.42%) Platform Engineer
6 40 (9.26%) Developer in Test
7 34 (7.87%) AWS Engineer
8 33 (7.64%) AWS DevOps
8 33 (7.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 30 (6.94%) Java Developer
10 29 (6.71%) Software Engineer
11 27 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 24 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
13 23 (5.32%) Junior
14 22 (5.09%) .NET Developer
14 22 (5.09%) Architect
14 22 (5.09%) Automation Test Lead
14 22 (5.09%) Test Engineer
14 22 (5.09%) Test Leader
15 20 (4.63%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.36%) .NET
2 70 (16.20%) Node.js
3 34 (7.87%) AngularJS
4 31 (7.18%) Django
5 29 (6.71%) ASP.NET
6 27 (6.25%) CSS
7 25 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (5.79%) HTML
8 24 (5.56%) Web Services
9 19 (4.40%) Spring
10 17 (3.94%) Hibernate
11 16 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (3.24%) Pylons
12 14 (3.24%) Pyramid
12 14 (3.24%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (3.24%) web2py
13 13 (3.01%) jQuery
14 12 (2.78%) Ajax
14 12 (2.78%) HTML5
14 12 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 18 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.31%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.08%) User Experience
6 7 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.39%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.16%) Social Media
9 4 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (0.93%) Photography
10 3 (0.69%) Clustering
10 3 (0.69%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.69%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.46%) FMCG
11 2 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 132 (30.56%) Linux
2 61 (14.12%) Unix
3 22 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (4.17%) Windows
5 13 (3.01%) CentOS
5 13 (3.01%) Debian
6 5 (1.16%) AIX
6 5 (1.16%) HPUX
6 5 (1.16%) Solaris
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (35.19%) DevOps
3 102 (23.61%) Configuration Management
4 90 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 84 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (18.98%) TDD
7 66 (15.28%) Open Source
8 57 (13.19%) Scrum
9 56 (12.96%) Software Engineering
10 48 (11.11%) DSDM
11 41 (9.49%) BDD
12 38 (8.80%) Deployment Automation
13 37 (8.56%) OO
14 36 (8.33%) MVC
15 34 (7.87%) OOP
16 33 (7.64%) Mentoring
16 33 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (7.64%) RUP
17 30 (6.94%) SDET
18 27 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 209 (48.38%) Java
2 190 (43.98%) C#
3 174 (40.28%) Ruby
4 107 (24.77%) PHP
5 102 (23.61%) SQL
6 87 (20.14%) Bash Shell
7 76 (17.59%) C++
8 63 (14.58%) JavaScript
9 50 (11.57%) Shell Script
10 49 (11.34%) C
11 41 (9.49%) Perl
12 30 (6.94%) Scala
13 27 (6.25%) R
14 17 (3.94%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.31%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.85%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.62%) Go
17 7 (1.62%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.93%) Java 8
19 3 (0.69%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 12 (2.78%) Degree
2 10 (2.31%) SC Cleared
2 10 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.93%) CREST Certified
4 3 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.69%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (13.19%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 50 (11.57%) Docker
2 19 (4.40%) vSphere
3 9 (2.08%) Xen
3 9 (2.08%) XenServer
4 5 (1.16%) HDFS
4 5 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.93%) KVM
6 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 106 (24.54%) Puppet
2 99 (22.92%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (16.90%) Ansible
4 38 (8.80%) Cobbler
4 38 (8.80%) Terraform
5 28 (6.48%) Kubernetes
6 23 (5.32%) Tivoli
7 19 (4.40%) Packer
8 17 (3.94%) Salt
9 13 (3.01%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (2.31%) Rancher
10 10 (2.31%) SmoothWall
10 10 (2.31%) ZABBIX
11 9 (2.08%) Nagios
12 7 (1.62%) Graphite
13 4 (0.93%) Consul
13 4 (0.93%) Grafana
13 4 (0.93%) Opsview
14 3 (0.69%) Cacti
14 3 (0.69%) Munin
Vendors
1 58 (13.43%) Google
2 50 (11.57%) Oracle
3 36 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.86%) EnterpriseDB
5 16 (3.70%) SaltStack
6 11 (2.55%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.31%) Capita
8 8 (1.85%) Apigee
8 8 (1.85%) Splunk
9 7 (1.62%) VMware
10 6 (1.39%) New Relic
10 6 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.16%) Askia
11 5 (1.16%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.16%) Tableau
12 4 (0.93%) Facebook
12 4 (0.93%) Twitter
13 3 (0.69%) Cisco
14 2 (0.46%) HP
14 2 (0.46%) Rackspace