Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 42 59
Rank change year-on-year +15 +17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Python 361 361 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.59% 5.44% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.09% 10.97% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 300 302 266
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,150 £27,500 £31,125
90th Percentile £70,125 £61,125 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 2,393 3,292 3,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.32% 49.63% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,020 2,913 3,270
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,975 £27,534 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,661 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +4 292 £50,000 - 53
Bradford +54 26 £42,500 - 5
Wakefield - 19 £25,000 - 1
Halifax +4 2 - - 1
Keighley - 2 £50,000 -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 198 (54.85%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (40.72%) DevOps
3 142 (39.34%) Java
4 135 (37.40%) SQL
5 120 (33.24%) C#
6 116 (32.13%) Linux
7 106 (29.36%) Ruby
8 99 (27.42%) Bash Shell
9 91 (25.21%) Amazon AWS
10 87 (24.10%) Jenkins
11 85 (23.55%) Ansible
12 84 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 81 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
14 76 (21.05%) Test Automation
15 72 (19.94%) PHP
16 71 (19.67%) JavaScript
17 70 (19.39%) C++
17 70 (19.39%) Software Engineering
18 68 (18.84%) Finance
19 67 (18.56%) Puppet
20 66 (18.28%) NoSQL
21 61 (16.90%) Unix
22 60 (16.62%) Docker
23 55 (15.24%) Configuration Management
24 54 (14.96%) .NET
24 54 (14.96%) TDD
25 52 (14.40%) Analytics
26 50 (13.85%) Git (software)
27 49 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
28 46 (12.74%) Selenium

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 31 (8.59%) Apache Spark
2 26 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (6.93%) nginx
4 16 (4.43%) Apache
5 15 (4.16%) SAS
6 8 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.22%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.94%) CloudStack
8 6 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.83%) JBoss
11 2 (0.55%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.55%) Confluence
11 2 (0.55%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.28%) IIS
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) GIMP
4 1 (0.28%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (25.21%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (5.82%) PaaS
5 17 (4.71%) GitHub
6 15 (4.16%) SaaS
7 14 (3.88%) IaaS
8 13 (3.60%) OpenShift
9 11 (3.05%) G Suite
9 11 (3.05%) Office 365
10 7 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.39%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (1.39%) Amazon SageMaker
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.55%) AWS CodePipeline
12 2 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.55%) Sauce Labs
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.60%) SAN
2 11 (3.05%) Firewall
3 8 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 8 (2.22%) HTTP
3 8 (2.22%) VoIP
4 5 (1.39%) BGP
4 5 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (1.39%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (1.39%) OSPF
4 5 (1.39%) TACACS
4 5 (1.39%) tcpdump
4 5 (1.39%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.11%) Internet
6 2 (0.55%) LAN
6 2 (0.55%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.28%) NoSQL
2 37 (10.25%) MongoDB
3 36 (9.97%) Hadoop
4 34 (9.42%) Big Data
4 34 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (8.86%) Redis
6 23 (6.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (4.43%) Apache Hive
8 14 (3.88%) HBase
9 13 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.60%) GIS
10 12 (3.32%) Spark SQL
10 12 (3.32%) SQL Server
10 12 (3.32%) Sqoop
11 11 (3.05%) CouchDB
11 11 (3.05%) Data Lake
11 11 (3.05%) MySQL
11 11 (3.05%) Power BI
11 11 (3.05%) Riak
12 8 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 87 (24.10%) Jenkins
2 50 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 46 (12.74%) Selenium
4 30 (8.31%) Subversion
5 29 (8.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 26 (7.20%) JIRA
7 25 (6.93%) Cucumber
7 25 (6.93%) Mercurial
8 17 (4.71%) Appium
9 14 (3.88%) WebDriver
10 13 (3.60%) SoapUI
11 12 (3.32%) JMeter
11 12 (3.32%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.77%) Buildbot
12 10 (2.77%) Ranorex
13 9 (2.49%) Gatling
13 9 (2.49%) Maven
13 9 (2.49%) NeoLoad
13 9 (2.49%) WATIR
13 9 (2.49%) WebLOAD
General
1 68 (18.84%) Finance
2 29 (8.03%) Retail
3 22 (6.09%) Marketing
4 10 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.11%) Electronics
5 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.83%) Legal
7 2 (0.55%) Advertising
7 2 (0.55%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (32.96%) Developer
2 60 (16.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 45 (12.47%) Python Developer
4 36 (9.97%) Analyst
4 36 (9.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 33 (9.14%) Platform Engineer
6 31 (8.59%) AWS Engineer
6 31 (8.59%) Python Engineer
7 30 (8.31%) Linux Engineer
8 29 (8.03%) AWS DevOps
8 29 (8.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 28 (7.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 24 (6.65%) Software Developer
11 20 (5.54%) Senior Developer
12 19 (5.26%) Administrator
12 19 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 19 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
13 18 (4.99%) Junior Developer
13 18 (4.99%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (14.96%) .NET
2 32 (8.86%) ASP.NET
3 31 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (7.20%) CSS
4 26 (7.20%) Node.js
5 25 (6.93%) HTML
5 25 (6.93%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (6.09%) Web Services
7 14 (3.88%) .NET Core
7 14 (3.88%) AngularJS
8 12 (3.32%) Django
8 12 (3.32%) Gherkin
8 12 (3.32%) Kafka
8 12 (3.32%) Spark Streaming
9 11 (3.05%) HTML5
10 10 (2.77%) jQuery
10 10 (2.77%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (2.49%) Ajax
11 9 (2.49%) Pylons
11 9 (2.49%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.86%) Self-Motivation
3 31 (8.59%) Public Cloud
4 14 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (1.94%) Fintech
7 6 (1.66%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.66%) EFT
7 6 (1.66%) e-Learning
7 6 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.66%) User Experience
8 5 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.39%) Life Science
9 4 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.55%) Robotics
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 116 (32.13%) Linux
2 61 (16.90%) Unix
3 27 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (7.20%) Windows
5 16 (4.43%) CentOS
6 12 (3.32%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.22%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.22%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.22%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.55%) Android
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (54.85%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (40.72%) DevOps
3 81 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 70 (19.39%) Software Engineering
6 55 (15.24%) Configuration Management
7 54 (14.96%) TDD
8 52 (14.40%) Analytics
9 43 (11.91%) Mentoring
10 42 (11.63%) Open Source
10 42 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
11 40 (11.08%) Coaching
12 38 (10.53%) MVC
13 36 (9.97%) Scrum
14 32 (8.86%) OO
15 29 (8.03%) Data Science
16 28 (7.76%) DSDM
16 28 (7.76%) ETL
16 28 (7.76%) Machine Learning
16 28 (7.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 142 (39.34%) Java
2 135 (37.40%) SQL
3 120 (33.24%) C#
4 106 (29.36%) Ruby
5 99 (27.42%) Bash Shell
6 72 (19.94%) PHP
7 71 (19.67%) JavaScript
8 70 (19.39%) C++
9 41 (11.36%) Perl
10 28 (7.76%) Scala
11 27 (7.48%) R
12 26 (7.20%) PowerShell
13 25 (6.93%) Shell Script
14 22 (6.09%) C
15 12 (3.32%) Go
16 8 (2.22%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.94%) MATLAB
18 6 (1.66%) TypeScript
19 5 (1.39%) Tcl
20 4 (1.11%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 20 (5.54%) Degree
2 17 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.77%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.66%) CISSP
5 6 (1.66%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.11%) OSCP
6 4 (1.11%) RHCE
6 4 (1.11%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.83%) GPEN
7 3 (0.83%) GWAPT
7 3 (0.83%) GXPN
8 2 (0.55%) CISMP
8 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.55%) PhD
9 1 (0.28%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.28%) CISA
9 1 (0.28%) CISM
9 1 (0.28%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.28%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.59%) QA
2 8 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.11%) SLA
4 3 (0.83%) GDPR
4 3 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.55%) IFRS
5 2 (0.55%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 60 (16.62%) Docker
2 16 (4.43%) HDFS
3 12 (3.32%) Apache Flume
4 9 (2.49%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.22%) pfSense
6 7 (1.94%) vSphere
7 5 (1.39%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.55%) Xen
8 2 (0.55%) XenServer
9 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 85 (23.55%) Ansible
2 67 (18.56%) Puppet
3 42 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (9.97%) Kubernetes
5 23 (6.37%) Cobbler
6 22 (6.09%) Terraform
7 17 (4.71%) ZABBIX
8 16 (4.43%) Tivoli
9 12 (3.32%) Docker Swarm
9 12 (3.32%) Oozie
9 12 (3.32%) Prometheus
9 12 (3.32%) Rancher
10 10 (2.77%) Rundeck
11 9 (2.49%) Cacti
11 9 (2.49%) Munin
12 7 (1.94%) Consul
12 7 (1.94%) Grafana
12 7 (1.94%) Packer
13 6 (1.66%) CFEngine
14 5 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 42 (11.63%) Google
2 35 (9.70%) Oracle
3 23 (6.37%) VMware
4 20 (5.54%) Red Hat
4 20 (5.54%) Xamarin
5 16 (4.43%) EnterpriseDB
5 16 (4.43%) Microsoft
6 15 (4.16%) Splunk
6 15 (4.16%) Tableau
7 12 (3.32%) Cloudera
7 12 (3.32%) Hortonworks
8 11 (3.05%) Veritas
9 7 (1.94%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.39%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.39%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.39%) Cisco
10 5 (1.39%) CyberArk
10 5 (1.39%) F5
10 5 (1.39%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.39%) Tufin