Period
to 21 September 2018

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

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 44 59
Rank change year-on-year +10 +15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Python 617 597 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.03% 5.91% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.12% 11.04% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 524 491 414
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 4,702 5,410 5,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.60% 53.57% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,997 4,623 4,853
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Yorkshire

Python
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Python in Yorkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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 21 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
West Yorkshire +12 454 £50,000 - 66
North Yorkshire 0 91 £42,500 -5.56% 18
South Yorkshire -19 63 £50,000 -13.04% 14
East Yorkshire +18 4 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Python
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 311 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (40.68%) Linux
3 245 (39.71%) DevOps
4 236 (38.25%) Java
5 217 (35.17%) C#
6 210 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
7 207 (33.55%) Ruby
8 175 (28.36%) Bash Shell
9 164 (26.58%) SQL
10 156 (25.28%) Puppet
11 149 (24.15%) PHP
12 144 (23.34%) Ansible
13 136 (22.04%) Microsoft Azure
14 129 (20.91%) Finance
15 121 (19.61%) Jenkins
16 120 (19.45%) Git (software)
17 117 (18.96%) Configuration Management
18 116 (18.80%) Docker
19 110 (17.83%) Test Automation
20 107 (17.34%) Unix
21 106 (17.18%) JavaScript
22 105 (17.02%) Perl
23 103 (16.69%) .NET
24 101 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
25 98 (15.88%) Opscode Chef
26 96 (15.56%) Software Engineering
27 92 (14.91%) Retail
28 89 (14.42%) Google
29 84 (13.61%) TDD
30 81 (13.13%) NoSQL

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 58 (9.40%) Tomcat
2 35 (5.67%) CloudStack
3 33 (5.35%) Apache
4 29 (4.70%) JBoss
4 29 (4.70%) OpenStack
5 24 (3.89%) WebLogic
6 23 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (3.08%) Apache Spark
8 18 (2.92%) SAS
8 18 (2.92%) WebSphere
9 15 (2.43%) nginx
10 8 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.13%) Jetty
12 5 (0.81%) Confluence
12 5 (0.81%) IIS
12 5 (0.81%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.81%) WordPress
13 4 (0.65%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.16%) GIMP
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 210 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (22.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (7.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (3.24%) PaaS
6 20 (3.24%) SaaS
7 19 (3.08%) IaaS
8 13 (2.11%) Serverless
9 10 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (1.62%) G Suite
9 10 (1.62%) Office 365
9 10 (1.62%) Slack
10 9 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (1.13%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.81%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.81%) Google Tag Manager
13 5 (0.81%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.38%) HTTP
2 20 (3.24%) Firewall
2 20 (3.24%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.76%) Internet
4 13 (2.11%) NetScaler
5 12 (1.94%) Broadband
6 11 (1.78%) Network Security
6 11 (1.78%) WAN
7 9 (1.46%) SAN
8 7 (1.13%) LAN
9 6 (0.97%) BGP
9 6 (0.97%) DHCP
9 6 (0.97%) DNS
9 6 (0.97%) VPN
10 5 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.81%) MPLS
10 5 (0.81%) OSPF
10 5 (0.81%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (13.13%) NoSQL
2 65 (10.53%) MySQL
3 36 (5.83%) MongoDB
3 36 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 32 (5.19%) Redis
5 26 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 24 (3.89%) Big Data
8 18 (2.92%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.11%) Apache Hive
9 13 (2.11%) CouchDB
9 13 (2.11%) SQLite
10 12 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.62%) Riak
12 7 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.97%) BigQuery
13 6 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.65%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 121 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 120 (19.45%) Git (software)
3 51 (8.27%) Selenium
4 34 (5.51%) JIRA
5 33 (5.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 33 (5.35%) Subversion
6 25 (4.05%) Maven
7 24 (3.89%) SoapUI
7 24 (3.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 24 (3.89%) Vagrant
7 24 (3.89%) WebDriver
8 21 (3.40%) JMeter
9 20 (3.24%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.59%) Mercurial
11 15 (2.43%) GitLab
12 14 (2.27%) Bitbucket
12 14 (2.27%) Ranorex
13 13 (2.11%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.78%) Appium
15 10 (1.62%) Gatling
General
1 129 (20.91%) Finance
2 92 (14.91%) Retail
3 24 (3.89%) Marketing
4 20 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.94%) Games
6 7 (1.13%) Electronics
6 7 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.65%) Back Office
9 3 (0.49%) Banking
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (30.31%) Developer
2 124 (20.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 60 (9.72%) Python Developer
4 56 (9.08%) Software Engineer
5 54 (8.75%) Linux Engineer
6 53 (8.59%) Platform Engineer
7 50 (8.10%) AWS Engineer
8 43 (6.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 42 (6.81%) Senior Developer
10 41 (6.65%) AWS DevOps
11 40 (6.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 39 (6.32%) Administrator
13 37 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
13 37 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 37 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
14 36 (5.83%) Analyst
15 35 (5.67%) Software Developer
16 33 (5.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 31 (5.02%) Developer in Test
18 30 (4.86%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (16.69%) .NET
2 65 (10.53%) Node.js
3 51 (8.27%) HTML
4 48 (7.78%) CSS
5 44 (7.13%) ASP.NET
5 44 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (6.32%) Web Services
7 31 (5.02%) AngularJS
8 26 (4.21%) Spring
9 24 (3.89%) React
10 23 (3.73%) Middleware
11 21 (3.40%) Django
12 20 (3.24%) jQuery
13 19 (3.08%) LAMP
13 19 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
14 17 (2.76%) Hibernate
15 16 (2.59%) .NET Core
16 11 (1.78%) HTML5
17 10 (1.62%) J2EE
17 10 (1.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.10%) Public Cloud
3 45 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (4.05%) Data Centre
6 16 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.43%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.43%) User Experience
8 14 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
12 6 (0.97%) EFT
13 5 (0.81%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.81%) Fintech
13 5 (0.81%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.49%) Cloud Native
15 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 251 (40.68%) Linux
2 107 (17.34%) Unix
3 47 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (5.67%) Windows
5 34 (5.51%) CentOS
6 18 (2.92%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.11%) Debian
7 13 (2.11%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.46%) SUSE
9 8 (1.30%) Android
9 8 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.97%) AIX
10 6 (0.97%) HPUX
10 6 (0.97%) Solaris
11 5 (0.81%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.81%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (39.71%) DevOps
3 117 (18.96%) Configuration Management
4 110 (17.83%) Test Automation
5 101 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 84 (13.61%) TDD
8 77 (12.48%) Scrum
9 60 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
10 57 (9.24%) MVC
11 48 (7.78%) Open Source
12 47 (7.62%) Deployment Automation
13 46 (7.46%) DSDM
14 45 (7.29%) Analytics
15 40 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
16 38 (6.16%) RUP
17 37 (6.00%) OOP
18 35 (5.67%) BDD
18 35 (5.67%) ITIL
19 33 (5.35%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 236 (38.25%) Java
2 217 (35.17%) C#
3 207 (33.55%) Ruby
4 175 (28.36%) Bash Shell
5 164 (26.58%) SQL
6 149 (24.15%) PHP
7 106 (17.18%) JavaScript
8 105 (17.02%) Perl
9 76 (12.32%) C++
10 70 (11.35%) Shell Script
11 49 (7.94%) R
12 45 (7.29%) PowerShell
13 36 (5.83%) C
14 30 (4.86%) Go
15 26 (4.21%) Scala
16 16 (2.59%) Java 8
17 13 (2.11%) TypeScript
18 8 (1.30%) Groovy
18 8 (1.30%) Java 9
18 8 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (7.29%) Degree
2 9 (1.46%) RHCE
2 9 (1.46%) RHCSA
3 8 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.81%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.81%) CCIE
5 5 (0.81%) CCNP
5 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.49%) CCIE Security
6 3 (0.49%) CISSP
6 3 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.32%) CCA
7 2 (0.32%) CISMP
7 2 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.32%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) CISA
8 1 (0.16%) OCA
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.67%) QA
2 8 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.81%) GDPR
3 5 (0.81%) SLA
4 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.65%) PMO
5 3 (0.49%) GCP
5 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 116 (18.80%) Docker
2 26 (4.21%) vSphere
3 19 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.59%) Xen
4 16 (2.59%) XenServer
5 10 (1.62%) Gluster
6 9 (1.46%) GlusterFS
7 8 (1.30%) Active Directory
7 8 (1.30%) LXC
8 7 (1.13%) HDFS
8 7 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.81%) pfSense
9 5 (0.81%) XenApp
9 5 (0.81%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.32%) Firmware
11 2 (0.32%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 156 (25.28%) Puppet
2 144 (23.34%) Ansible
3 98 (15.88%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (9.08%) Terraform
5 49 (7.94%) Kubernetes
6 42 (6.81%) Cobbler
7 36 (5.83%) ZABBIX
8 27 (4.38%) Tivoli
9 20 (3.24%) Cacti
9 20 (3.24%) Munin
10 18 (2.92%) Rancher
11 16 (2.59%) Nagios
12 13 (2.11%) Prometheus
13 12 (1.94%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (1.46%) vRealize
15 8 (1.30%) Xymon
16 6 (0.97%) Salt
17 5 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
17 5 (0.81%) Packer
18 4 (0.65%) Grafana
Vendors
1 89 (14.42%) Google
2 67 (10.86%) Oracle
3 52 (8.43%) Red Hat
4 45 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 45 (7.29%) VMware
5 25 (4.05%) EnterpriseDB
6 18 (2.92%) Splunk
7 17 (2.76%) SaltStack
8 16 (2.59%) EMC
9 14 (2.27%) Tableau
10 13 (2.11%) Citrix
11 12 (1.94%) Xamarin
12 11 (1.78%) HP
13 7 (1.13%) Capita
13 7 (1.13%) Cisco
13 7 (1.13%) NetApp
13 7 (1.13%) Percona
13 7 (1.13%) Zend
14 5 (0.81%) F5
14 5 (0.81%) Zscaler