Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 51 56
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 +66
Permanent jobs citing Python 583 572 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.02% 5.36% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.26% 9.60% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 505 475 455
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 5,177 5,956 6,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.48% 55.80% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,536 5,204 5,352
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +22 454 £50,000 - 53
North Yorkshire +29 74 £40,000 -5.88% 13
South Yorkshire -28 56 £50,000 -13.04% 13
East Yorkshire +28 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Python
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 301 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (46.83%) Java
3 234 (40.14%) C#
4 226 (38.77%) Ruby
5 194 (33.28%) Linux
6 183 (31.39%) DevOps
7 177 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
8 151 (25.90%) PHP
8 151 (25.90%) SQL
9 146 (25.04%) Finance
10 138 (23.67%) Puppet
11 120 (20.58%) Configuration Management
12 116 (19.90%) Bash Shell
13 110 (18.87%) JavaScript
14 109 (18.70%) Opscode Chef
15 107 (18.35%) Test Automation
16 106 (18.18%) Ansible
17 105 (18.01%) C++
18 99 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
18 99 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
19 96 (16.47%) Retail
20 95 (16.30%) TDD
21 89 (15.27%) Software Engineering
21 89 (15.27%) .NET
21 89 (15.27%) Node.js
21 89 (15.27%) Jenkins
22 86 (14.75%) Git (software)
23 83 (14.24%) Perl
24 81 (13.89%) Scrum
25 79 (13.55%) QA

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 55 (9.43%) Tomcat
2 29 (4.97%) CloudStack
3 26 (4.46%) OpenStack
4 22 (3.77%) Apache Spark
5 21 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (3.26%) JBoss
7 18 (3.09%) Apache
8 17 (2.92%) SAS
8 17 (2.92%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.40%) nginx
10 10 (1.72%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.20%) Jetty
13 6 (1.03%) WordPress
14 3 (0.51%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.34%) CMS
15 2 (0.34%) IIS
15 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.03%) SPSS
3 3 (0.51%) Weka
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 177 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (2.92%) SaaS
5 14 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (1.89%) IaaS
7 10 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (1.72%) Serverless
8 9 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (1.37%) PaaS
10 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.03%) GitHub
11 5 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.69%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.69%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.51%) G Suite
13 3 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.15%) Firewall
2 19 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.09%) Broadband
4 17 (2.92%) Internet
5 13 (2.23%) HTTP
6 11 (1.89%) NetScaler
7 10 (1.72%) Network Security
8 8 (1.37%) VPN
8 8 (1.37%) WAN
9 7 (1.20%) NAS
9 7 (1.20%) SAN
10 6 (1.03%) LAN
11 4 (0.69%) SSL
12 3 (0.51%) DHCP
12 3 (0.51%) DNS
12 3 (0.51%) SSH
13 2 (0.34%) BGP
13 2 (0.34%) MPLS
13 2 (0.34%) OSPF
13 2 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (13.21%) NoSQL
2 46 (7.89%) MySQL
3 42 (7.20%) MongoDB
4 36 (6.17%) SQL Server
5 35 (6.00%) Redis
6 27 (4.63%) Big Data
6 27 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (4.46%) Hadoop
8 16 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.89%) Riak
10 10 (1.72%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.37%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.37%) SQLite
12 7 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.86%) BigQuery
14 5 (0.86%) HBase
15 4 (0.69%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 89 (15.27%) Jenkins
2 86 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 58 (9.95%) Selenium
4 32 (5.49%) Vagrant
5 31 (5.32%) JIRA
6 30 (5.15%) SoapUI
7 29 (4.97%) Cucumber
8 26 (4.46%) WebDriver
9 25 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (4.12%) Ranorex
11 20 (3.43%) Maven
12 19 (3.26%) Subversion
13 15 (2.57%) JMeter
14 14 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (2.23%) Buildbot
16 12 (2.06%) GitLab
17 11 (1.89%) Mercurial
17 11 (1.89%) TeamCity
18 10 (1.72%) Appium
18 10 (1.72%) Gatling
General
1 146 (25.04%) Finance
2 96 (16.47%) Retail
3 16 (2.74%) Marketing
4 14 (2.40%) Games
5 10 (1.72%) Legal
6 7 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.69%) Back Office
9 2 (0.34%) Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Electronics
9 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 223 (38.25%) Developer
2 106 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 74 (12.69%) Python Developer
4 60 (10.29%) Senior Developer
5 53 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 50 (8.58%) Platform Engineer
7 46 (7.89%) Developer in Test
8 43 (7.38%) Java Developer
9 39 (6.69%) AWS Engineer
10 38 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
11 35 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
11 35 (6.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 33 (5.66%) Software Developer
13 32 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 30 (5.15%) Architect
15 27 (4.63%) Test Engineer
16 26 (4.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 24 (4.12%) Senior Python Developer
18 23 (3.95%) .NET Developer
18 23 (3.95%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.27%) .NET
1 89 (15.27%) Node.js
2 58 (9.95%) CSS
2 58 (9.95%) HTML
3 49 (8.40%) AngularJS
4 36 (6.17%) Spring
5 32 (5.49%) ASP.NET
5 32 (5.49%) Django
5 32 (5.49%) Web Services
6 29 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (4.46%) Hibernate
8 23 (3.95%) React
9 22 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 21 (3.60%) jQuery
11 19 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (2.92%) LAMP
12 17 (2.92%) Pyramid
13 15 (2.57%) Middleware
14 13 (2.23%) HTML5
15 12 (2.06%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (3.60%) Public Cloud
5 17 (2.92%) User Experience
6 13 (2.23%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.37%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.03%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.03%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (0.86%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.69%) Photography
13 3 (0.51%) Clustering
13 3 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 194 (33.28%) Linux
2 73 (12.52%) Unix
3 36 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (3.95%) Windows
5 18 (3.09%) CentOS
6 17 (2.92%) Debian
7 8 (1.37%) AIX
7 8 (1.37%) HPUX
7 8 (1.37%) Solaris
8 6 (1.03%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.34%) Android
10 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (31.39%) DevOps
3 120 (20.58%) Configuration Management
4 107 (18.35%) Test Automation
5 99 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (16.30%) TDD
7 89 (15.27%) Software Engineering
8 81 (13.89%) Scrum
9 71 (12.18%) Open Source
10 52 (8.92%) Deployment Automation
11 49 (8.40%) DSDM
11 49 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
12 47 (8.06%) OO
13 44 (7.55%) BDD
14 42 (7.20%) OOP
15 40 (6.86%) MVC
16 39 (6.69%) RUP
17 37 (6.35%) Mentoring
18 35 (6.00%) SDET
19 32 (5.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 273 (46.83%) Java
2 234 (40.14%) C#
3 226 (38.77%) Ruby
4 151 (25.90%) PHP
4 151 (25.90%) SQL
5 116 (19.90%) Bash Shell
6 110 (18.87%) JavaScript
7 105 (18.01%) C++
8 83 (14.24%) Perl
9 60 (10.29%) C
10 58 (9.95%) Shell Script
11 53 (9.09%) R
12 29 (4.97%) Scala
13 21 (3.60%) Go
13 21 (3.60%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.06%) Java 8
15 11 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.89%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.54%) Groovy
17 5 (0.86%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 38 (6.52%) Degree
2 13 (2.23%) SC Cleared
2 13 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.51%) CREST Certified
3 3 (0.51%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.34%) CCA
4 2 (0.34%) CCIE
4 2 (0.34%) CCIE Security
4 2 (0.34%) CCNP
4 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.34%) PhD
5 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (13.55%) QA
2 16 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.69%) GDPR
3 4 (0.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.34%) GCP
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 74 (12.69%) Docker
2 24 (4.12%) vSphere
3 15 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.23%) Xen
4 13 (2.23%) XenServer
5 6 (1.03%) HDFS
6 4 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.69%) KVM
7 3 (0.51%) LXC
8 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.34%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.34%) XenApp
8 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.17%) Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) NDS
9 1 (0.17%) NFS
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 138 (23.67%) Puppet
2 109 (18.70%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (18.18%) Ansible
4 45 (7.72%) Terraform
5 43 (7.38%) Cobbler
6 36 (6.17%) Kubernetes
7 26 (4.46%) Tivoli
8 18 (3.09%) Packer
9 16 (2.74%) Salt
10 14 (2.40%) Docker Swarm
10 14 (2.40%) Nagios
11 12 (2.06%) ZABBIX
12 11 (1.89%) Rancher
13 10 (1.72%) Graphite
13 10 (1.72%) SmoothWall
14 4 (0.69%) Cacti
14 4 (0.69%) Consul
14 4 (0.69%) Grafana
14 4 (0.69%) Munin
14 4 (0.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 66 (11.32%) Google
2 58 (9.95%) Oracle
3 48 (8.23%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.63%) Red Hat
5 24 (4.12%) EnterpriseDB
6 23 (3.95%) VMware
7 17 (2.92%) SaltStack
8 11 (1.89%) Capita
8 11 (1.89%) Citrix
8 11 (1.89%) HP
9 10 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.37%) Apigee
10 8 (1.37%) EMC
10 8 (1.37%) NetApp
10 8 (1.37%) Splunk
10 8 (1.37%) Tableau
11 6 (1.03%) New Relic
11 6 (1.03%) Zend
12 5 (0.86%) Askia
12 5 (0.86%) Cloudera