Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 23 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 633 470 535
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.03% 8.46% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.02% 16.26% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 526 405 354
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,950 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,700 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.46% +7.83% +4.35%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,530 2,890 3,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.09% 52.00% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,183 2,548 3,257
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Yorkshire

Python
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Yorkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Python in Yorkshire

Python
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +7 391 £55,000 - 71
South Yorkshire +27 165 £57,500 +15.00% 22
North Yorkshire -12 20 £65,000 +23.81% 5
East Yorkshire -4 3 £30,000 - 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 309 (48.82%) AWS
2 280 (44.23%) Java
3 278 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
4 260 (41.07%) SQL
5 236 (37.28%) DevOps
6 231 (36.49%) C#
7 230 (36.33%) JavaScript
8 220 (34.76%) Terraform
9 213 (33.65%) Kubernetes
10 202 (31.91%) Docker
11 197 (31.12%) Azure
12 187 (29.54%) Software Engineering
13 161 (25.43%) Ruby
14 159 (25.12%) Go
15 149 (23.54%) C++
16 142 (22.43%) Infrastructure as Code
17 129 (20.38%) AWS CloudFormation
18 118 (18.64%) Configuration Management
19 114 (18.01%) Opscode Chef
20 112 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
21 111 (17.54%) Ansible
22 110 (17.38%) Puppet
23 108 (17.06%) Big Data
24 107 (16.90%) Linux
25 104 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
26 102 (16.11%) Jenkins
27 99 (15.64%) TDD
28 97 (15.32%) Degree
29 96 (15.17%) SaltStack
29 96 (15.17%) Pulumi

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (6.95%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (6.32%) Apache Spark
3 35 (5.53%) nginx
4 14 (2.21%) Apache
5 8 (1.26%) SAS
6 7 (1.11%) Apache Synapse
7 4 (0.63%) Confluence
7 4 (0.63%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.32%) CMS
8 2 (0.32%) Luigi
8 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.16%) FormScape
9 1 (0.16%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.16%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 309 (48.82%) AWS
2 197 (31.12%) Azure
3 129 (20.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 96 (15.17%) Pulumi
5 95 (15.01%) GCP
6 70 (11.06%) Amazon EKS
7 49 (7.74%) Datadog
8 42 (6.64%) Serverless
9 33 (5.21%) AWS Lambda
10 30 (4.74%) Power Platform
11 20 (3.16%) Azure Data Factory
12 19 (3.00%) PaaS
13 16 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (2.21%) SaaS
15 11 (1.74%) AWS CodePipeline
16 9 (1.42%) Amazon S3
17 8 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
17 8 (1.26%) GitHub
18 6 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
18 6 (0.95%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 63 (9.95%) Wi-Fi
1 63 (9.95%) Wireless
2 44 (6.95%) TCP/IP
3 41 (6.48%) HTTP
4 40 (6.32%) Broadband
4 40 (6.32%) STUN
5 37 (5.85%) 802.11
5 37 (5.85%) Ethernet
5 37 (5.85%) HTTPS
5 37 (5.85%) MQTT
5 37 (5.85%) Wireshark
6 26 (4.11%) DVB
6 26 (4.11%) MIMO
7 14 (2.21%) Firewall
8 10 (1.58%) DNS
9 8 (1.26%) BGP
9 8 (1.26%) DSL
9 8 (1.26%) Internet
9 8 (1.26%) MPLS
9 8 (1.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (17.06%) Big Data
2 104 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
3 94 (14.85%) NoSQL
4 85 (13.43%) Redis
5 64 (10.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 57 (9.00%) MySQL
7 51 (8.06%) MongoDB
8 48 (7.58%) Cosmos DB
8 48 (7.58%) MariaDB
9 39 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (6.00%) Data Lake
11 30 (4.74%) Power BI
12 28 (4.42%) SQL Server
13 27 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (3.16%) Hadoop
15 19 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (2.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 17 (2.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 15 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 102 (16.11%) Jenkins
2 52 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 48 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (4.74%) Subversion
5 26 (4.11%) Mercurial
6 23 (3.63%) JIRA
6 23 (3.63%) Selenium
7 14 (2.21%) GitLab
8 11 (1.74%) JMeter
8 11 (1.74%) WebDriver
9 10 (1.58%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.58%) Postman
10 9 (1.42%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.26%) Newman
12 7 (1.11%) Appium
12 7 (1.11%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.95%) Mocha
14 4 (0.63%) Maven
14 4 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 45 (7.11%) Public Sector
1 45 (7.11%) Telecoms
2 27 (4.27%) Finance
3 25 (3.95%) Marketing
4 20 (3.16%) Retail
5 9 (1.42%) Banking
6 7 (1.11%) Games
7 2 (0.32%) Law
7 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.16%) Electronics
8 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 166 (26.22%) Software Engineer
2 138 (21.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (12.80%) Developer
4 75 (11.85%) AWS Engineer
5 66 (10.43%) AWS DevOps
5 66 (10.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 57 (9.00%) Azure Engineer
7 56 (8.85%) Wireless Engineer
8 52 (8.21%) Data Engineer
9 48 (7.58%) Azure DevOps
9 48 (7.58%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 43 (6.79%) Python Engineer
11 36 (5.69%) Python Software Engineer
12 34 (5.37%) Python Developer
13 26 (4.11%) Algorithm Engineer
13 26 (4.11%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
13 26 (4.11%) DSP Engineer
13 26 (4.11%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
13 26 (4.11%) Senior DSP Engineer
14 25 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (13.74%) Node.js
2 64 (10.11%) AngularJS
3 56 (8.85%) Vue.js
4 37 (5.85%) 802.1X
4 37 (5.85%) RabbitMQ
4 37 (5.85%) XMPP
5 27 (4.27%) .NET
6 25 (3.95%) Kafka
7 23 (3.63%) React
8 19 (3.00%) Web Services
9 18 (2.84%) CSS
9 18 (2.84%) HTML
10 11 (1.74%) YAML
11 10 (1.58%) RESTful
11 10 (1.58%) XML
12 9 (1.42%) Django
13 8 (1.26%) JSON
13 8 (1.26%) Pandas
13 8 (1.26%) PySpark
14 7 (1.11%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.58%) Enterprise Cloud
1 48 (7.58%) Linux Command Line
2 29 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.42%) Algorithms
4 26 (4.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 21 (3.32%) NHS
6 14 (2.21%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.11%) User Experience
8 6 (0.95%) Cloud Native
8 6 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.47%) Contactless
10 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.47%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.32%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.32%) Clustering
11 2 (0.32%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.90%) Linux
2 25 (3.95%) Windows
3 12 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (1.74%) Unix
5 10 (1.58%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.26%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
8 2 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (37.28%) DevOps
3 187 (29.54%) Software Engineering
4 142 (22.43%) Infrastructure as Code
5 118 (18.64%) Configuration Management
6 112 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
7 99 (15.64%) TDD
8 95 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
9 94 (14.85%) Analytics
10 86 (13.59%) Test Automation
11 76 (12.01%) Mathematics
12 54 (8.53%) Deployment Automation
12 54 (8.53%) OOP
13 53 (8.37%) SOLID
14 52 (8.21%) Data Engineering
14 52 (8.21%) Unit Testing
15 51 (8.06%) Computer Science
16 49 (7.74%) Validation
17 48 (7.58%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 48 (7.58%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 280 (44.23%) Java
2 260 (41.07%) SQL
3 231 (36.49%) C#
4 230 (36.33%) JavaScript
5 161 (25.43%) Ruby
6 159 (25.12%) Go
7 149 (23.54%) C++
8 89 (14.06%) Bash Shell
9 83 (13.11%) PowerShell
10 78 (12.32%) PHP
11 75 (11.85%) Scala
12 67 (10.58%) C
13 58 (9.16%) Groovy
14 50 (7.90%) TypeScript
15 48 (7.58%) Kotlin
16 35 (5.53%) R
17 27 (4.27%) MATLAB
18 18 (2.84%) T-SQL
19 9 (1.42%) Shell Script
20 6 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 97 (15.32%) Degree
2 73 (11.53%) Numerate Degree
3 49 (7.74%) AWS Certification
4 31 (4.90%) PhD
5 19 (3.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (1.26%) CCNP
8 8 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.26%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.11%) Data Quality
1 7 (1.11%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (0.47%) NCSC
4 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 202 (31.91%) Docker
2 26 (4.11%) Firmware
3 10 (1.58%) HDFS
4 8 (1.26%) FreeRADIUS
5 7 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.47%) Kamailio
6 3 (0.47%) Microcode
7 1 (0.16%) LXC
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.16%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 220 (34.76%) Terraform
2 213 (33.65%) Kubernetes
3 114 (18.01%) Opscode Chef
4 111 (17.54%) Ansible
5 110 (17.38%) Puppet
6 50 (7.90%) Prometheus
7 48 (7.58%) Grafana
8 38 (6.00%) Kibana
9 37 (5.85%) Graylog
10 9 (1.42%) Nagios
11 8 (1.26%) FortiGate
11 8 (1.26%) Hadoop YARN
11 8 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (1.11%) Graphite
12 7 (1.11%) Opsview
13 3 (0.47%) Packer
13 3 (0.47%) QRadar
14 2 (0.32%) Demisto
14 2 (0.32%) Istio
14 2 (0.32%) Oozie
Vendors
1 96 (15.17%) SaltStack
2 49 (7.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.74%) New Relic
3 44 (6.95%) Databricks
4 22 (3.48%) Google
5 14 (2.21%) Splunk
5 14 (2.21%) VMware
6 11 (1.74%) Cisco
7 10 (1.58%) Oracle
8 8 (1.26%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.26%) Juniper
9 7 (1.11%) Dynatrace
10 5 (0.79%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.63%) Alteryx
11 4 (0.63%) SAP
12 3 (0.47%) Adobe
12 3 (0.47%) IBM
13 2 (0.32%) Palo Alto
13 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.32%) Trustwave