Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 33 38
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 749 624 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.89% 6.75% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.76% 12.63% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 361 546 514
Yorkshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 3,790 4,942 5,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 50.05% 53.50% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,015 4,274 4,923
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 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
North Yorkshire +18 372 £55,000 +29.41% 13
West Yorkshire 0 311 £50,000 - 81
South Yorkshire +6 65 £42,500 -15.00% 13
East Yorkshire -10 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Python
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 460 (61.42%) Linux
2 395 (52.74%) Bash Shell
3 383 (51.13%) Unix
4 377 (50.33%) Perl
5 356 (47.53%) Cisco
5 356 (47.53%) Firewall
6 351 (46.86%) BGP
7 350 (46.73%) DNS
8 348 (46.46%) CCNP
8 348 (46.46%) Cisco Certification
8 348 (46.46%) MPLS
8 348 (46.46%) FortiGate
8 348 (46.46%) Fortinet
8 348 (46.46%) Cisco ASA
9 347 (46.33%) OSPF
10 346 (46.19%) VPN
11 344 (45.93%) IPsec
11 344 (45.93%) NetScaler
12 343 (45.79%) Nagios
13 335 (44.73%) Service Delivery
14 333 (44.46%) ISO 9001
14 333 (44.46%) Network Security
15 332 (44.33%) Product Management
15 332 (44.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 332 (44.33%) Change Control
16 331 (44.19%) Network Management
17 328 (43.79%) Cisco Nexus
17 328 (43.79%) ADSL
17 328 (43.79%) Broadband
17 328 (43.79%) WAN

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 27 (3.60%) Apache Spark
2 19 (2.54%) nginx
3 16 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 10 (1.34%) CMS
6 8 (1.07%) Apache
7 7 (0.93%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.67%) Jetty
8 5 (0.67%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.27%) Confluence
10 2 (0.27%) JBoss
10 2 (0.27%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) Drupal
11 1 (0.13%) FileNet
11 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.27%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.13%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.13%) InDesign
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Exstream
1 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 143 (19.09%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (6.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (4.41%) Office 365
5 28 (3.74%) G Suite
6 16 (2.14%) Azure Stack
6 16 (2.14%) IBM Cloud
7 13 (1.74%) GitHub
8 10 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.34%) PaaS
8 10 (1.34%) SaaS
9 8 (1.07%) IaaS
10 7 (0.93%) Serverless
11 5 (0.67%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.53%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (0.53%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.40%) Google Sheets
14 2 (0.27%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 356 (47.53%) Firewall
2 351 (46.86%) BGP
3 350 (46.73%) DNS
4 348 (46.46%) Cisco ASA
4 348 (46.46%) MPLS
5 347 (46.33%) OSPF
6 346 (46.19%) VPN
7 344 (45.93%) IPsec
7 344 (45.93%) NetScaler
8 333 (44.46%) Network Security
9 328 (43.79%) ADSL
9 328 (43.79%) Broadband
9 328 (43.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 328 (43.79%) RIP
9 328 (43.79%) SMTP
9 328 (43.79%) WAN
10 20 (2.67%) Internet
11 19 (2.54%) Wireless
12 16 (2.14%) 3G
12 16 (2.14%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.74%) Big Data
2 32 (4.27%) NoSQL
3 22 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 20 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (2.54%) Apache Hive
6 18 (2.40%) SQL Server
7 16 (2.14%) Redis
8 14 (1.87%) MySQL
9 11 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.34%) Sqoop
11 8 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.07%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.07%) Riak
12 7 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.93%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.67%) HBase
13 5 (0.67%) Power BI
14 3 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.40%) BigQuery
15 2 (0.27%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 84 (11.21%) Jenkins
2 58 (7.74%) Git (software)
3 55 (7.34%) Selenium
4 36 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 34 (4.54%) Cucumber
6 32 (4.27%) SoapUI
7 31 (4.14%) Appium
8 30 (4.01%) Gatling
8 30 (4.01%) Ranorex
8 30 (4.01%) WebDriver
9 28 (3.74%) Buildbot
9 28 (3.74%) JMeter
9 28 (3.74%) NeoLoad
9 28 (3.74%) WATIR
9 28 (3.74%) WebLOAD
10 21 (2.80%) Subversion
11 19 (2.54%) Mercurial
12 18 (2.40%) GitLab
13 14 (1.87%) CircleCI
14 8 (1.07%) SpecFlow
General
1 84 (11.21%) Telecoms
2 63 (8.41%) Finance
3 55 (7.34%) Retail
4 17 (2.27%) Banking
5 15 (2.00%) Marketing
6 6 (0.80%) Games
7 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.27%) Military
8 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.13%) Advertising
9 1 (0.13%) Law
9 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 288 (38.45%) Network Engineer
2 211 (28.17%) Security Engineer
3 210 (28.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 169 (22.56%) Developer
5 139 (18.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 139 (18.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 139 (18.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 77 (10.28%) DevOps Engineer
7 48 (6.41%) Software Developer
7 48 (6.41%) Switch Engineer
8 45 (6.01%) Product Developer
9 44 (5.87%) Python Developer
10 41 (5.47%) Software Engineer
11 33 (4.41%) C# Developer
12 31 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
13 28 (3.74%) Developer in Test
14 27 (3.60%) AWS Engineer
14 27 (3.60%) Cloud Engineer
15 24 (3.20%) Platform Engineer
16 23 (3.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.81%) .NET
2 23 (3.07%) ASP.NET
3 22 (2.94%) Kafka
3 22 (2.94%) Node.js
4 21 (2.80%) CSS
5 19 (2.54%) React
6 16 (2.14%) 802.1X
6 16 (2.14%) HTML
6 16 (2.14%) Spring
7 15 (2.00%) Web Services
8 14 (1.87%) AngularJS
8 14 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (1.07%) jQuery
10 8 (1.07%) Symfony
11 7 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (0.93%) HTML5
11 7 (0.93%) Redux
12 6 (0.80%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 328 (43.79%) Management Information System
2 35 (4.67%) Public Cloud
3 19 (2.54%) Algorithms
3 19 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.07%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.07%) FMCG
9 6 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 6 (0.80%) User Experience
10 5 (0.67%) Clustering
10 5 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 460 (61.42%) Linux
2 383 (51.13%) Unix
3 41 (5.47%) Windows
4 16 (2.14%) CatOS
5 7 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.80%) Debian
7 5 (0.67%) Android
7 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.27%) SUSE
10 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (44.73%) Service Delivery
2 332 (44.33%) Change Control
2 332 (44.33%) Product Management
3 331 (44.19%) Network Management
4 328 (43.79%) Network Design
5 204 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
6 163 (21.76%) DevOps
7 101 (13.48%) Software Engineering
8 98 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
9 97 (12.95%) Scrum
10 82 (10.95%) Test Automation
11 71 (9.48%) Mentoring
12 63 (8.41%) Analytics
13 62 (8.28%) TDD
14 53 (7.08%) Configuration Management
15 48 (6.41%) BDD
16 44 (5.87%) Open Source
17 42 (5.61%) Kanban
17 42 (5.61%) OO
18 41 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 395 (52.74%) Bash Shell
2 377 (50.33%) Perl
3 179 (23.90%) Java
4 143 (19.09%) Ruby
5 138 (18.42%) C#
6 106 (14.15%) JavaScript
7 104 (13.89%) SQL
8 95 (12.68%) PHP
9 64 (8.54%) C++
10 63 (8.41%) Scala
11 52 (6.94%) C
12 39 (5.21%) Go
13 23 (3.07%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.80%) R
15 16 (2.14%) Groovy
16 13 (1.74%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.60%) TypeScript
18 11 (1.47%) ES6
18 11 (1.47%) Objective-C
19 9 (1.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 348 (46.46%) CCNP
1 348 (46.46%) Cisco Certification
2 309 (41.26%) CCNA
3 30 (4.01%) Degree
4 8 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.93%) PhD
6 6 (0.80%) OSCP
6 6 (0.80%) RHCE
6 6 (0.80%) RHCSA
6 6 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.67%) CREST Certified
8 4 (0.53%) LPIC
9 3 (0.40%) OSCE
10 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.27%) ISEB
10 2 (0.27%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.13%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (44.46%) ISO 9001
2 332 (44.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.93%) QA
5 6 (0.80%) GDPR
6 4 (0.53%) SLA
7 3 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.13%) GMP
9 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 90 (12.02%) Docker
2 14 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.47%) HDFS
4 7 (0.93%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.53%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 348 (46.46%) FortiGate
2 343 (45.79%) Nagios
3 72 (9.61%) Puppet
4 71 (9.48%) Ansible
5 65 (8.68%) Kubernetes
6 61 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
7 59 (7.88%) Terraform
8 19 (2.54%) RANCID
9 12 (1.60%) Cobbler
9 12 (1.60%) Opsview
9 12 (1.60%) Tivoli
10 11 (1.47%) Grafana
11 8 (1.07%) Packer
12 7 (0.93%) CFEngine
12 7 (0.93%) Consul
12 7 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.80%) Icinga
13 6 (0.80%) Kibana
13 6 (0.80%) Mesos
13 6 (0.80%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 356 (47.53%) Cisco
2 348 (46.46%) Fortinet
3 233 (31.11%) Palo Alto
4 71 (9.48%) Google
5 38 (5.07%) Microsoft
6 33 (4.41%) CheckPoint
7 32 (4.27%) VMware
8 30 (4.01%) Oracle
9 19 (2.54%) Citrix
9 19 (2.54%) Huawei
9 19 (2.54%) Juniper
9 19 (2.54%) Meraki
10 18 (2.40%) Tableau
11 16 (2.14%) Draytek
11 16 (2.14%) IBM
12 11 (1.47%) EnterpriseDB
13 10 (1.34%) Cloudera
13 10 (1.34%) Dynatrace
14 8 (1.07%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.93%) Red Hat