Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 65 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 +18 +86
Permanent jobs citing Python 517 449 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.27% 4.06% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 8.08% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 429 397 374
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,650 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 5052 5557 6839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.48% 50.26% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 4821 5748
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.82%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,150
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +22 380 £50,000 +17.65% 36
North Yorkshire +58 68 £52,500 +50.00% 3
South Yorkshire +1 63 £45,000 +20.00% 10
East Yorkshire +1 4 £40,000 +16.79%
Python
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 248 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (46.23%) Java
3 227 (43.91%) Linux
4 212 (41.01%) Ruby
5 190 (36.75%) DevOps
6 156 (30.17%) Puppet
7 150 (29.01%) Amazon AWS
7 150 (29.01%) SQL
8 144 (27.85%) Opscode Chef
9 123 (23.79%) C#
10 122 (23.60%) Bash Shell
11 115 (22.24%) PHP
12 114 (22.05%) Git (software)
13 109 (21.08%) Docker
14 106 (20.50%) Jenkins
15 101 (19.54%) C++
16 100 (19.34%) Software Engineering
17 94 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
18 93 (17.99%) Node.js
19 91 (17.60%) Configuration Management
20 90 (17.41%) JavaScript
21 89 (17.21%) Test Automation
22 80 (15.47%) Ansible
23 78 (15.09%) TDD
24 76 (14.70%) Oracle
25 68 (13.15%) Scrum
26 65 (12.57%) SQL Server
26 65 (12.57%) MySQL
27 60 (11.61%) Web Services
28 59 (11.41%) HTML

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 29 (5.61%) OpenStack
2 25 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.26%) Jetty
4 18 (3.48%) Apache Spark
4 18 (3.48%) CloudStack
5 16 (3.09%) Apache
5 16 (3.09%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.71%) SAS
7 13 (2.51%) Confluence
8 11 (2.13%) JBoss
9 10 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.93%) IIS
10 8 (1.55%) nginx
11 7 (1.35%) Tornado
12 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.39%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.39%) CMS
14 2 (0.39%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.77%) SPSS
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 150 (29.01%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (5.03%) GitHub
4 24 (4.64%) IaaS
5 19 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.51%) Office 365
7 11 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (2.13%) G Suite
8 8 (1.55%) Slack
9 7 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (1.35%) Loggly
9 7 (1.35%) Sumo Logic
10 3 (0.58%) SaaS
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.39%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.19%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.19%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.64%) Internet
2 20 (3.87%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.68%) Firewall
4 7 (1.35%) AMQP
4 7 (1.35%) Network Security
5 6 (1.16%) VPN
6 5 (0.97%) SAN
7 4 (0.77%) HTTP
7 4 (0.77%) WAN
7 4 (0.77%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.58%) DNS
8 3 (0.58%) LAN
8 3 (0.58%) NAS
8 3 (0.58%) SMTP
9 2 (0.39%) BGP
9 2 (0.39%) DMZ
9 2 (0.39%) MPLS
9 2 (0.39%) OSPF
9 2 (0.39%) SMS
9 2 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.57%) MySQL
1 65 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 37 (7.16%) NoSQL
4 34 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (5.42%) Riak
6 23 (4.45%) Hadoop
7 17 (3.29%) Redis
8 16 (3.09%) Big Data
9 15 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (2.51%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.55%) Couchbase
13 7 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.16%) GIS
14 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.97%) Event Store
16 4 (0.77%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 114 (22.05%) Git (software)
2 106 (20.50%) Jenkins
3 57 (11.03%) Cucumber
4 55 (10.64%) Selenium
5 38 (7.35%) JIRA
6 37 (7.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 34 (6.58%) Subversion
8 31 (6.00%) Vagrant
9 20 (3.87%) Ranorex
10 18 (3.48%) Maven
10 18 (3.48%) TeamCity
11 16 (3.09%) Eclipse
11 16 (3.09%) Visual Studio
12 15 (2.90%) Android Studio
13 14 (2.71%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (2.51%) Appium
14 13 (2.51%) Bitbucket
14 13 (2.51%) GitLab
14 13 (2.51%) GoCD
15 12 (2.32%) JBehave
General
1 56 (10.83%) Finance
2 21 (4.06%) Retail
3 16 (3.09%) Games
4 6 (1.16%) Marketing
5 5 (0.97%) Banking
5 5 (0.97%) Electronics
6 4 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.58%) Advertising
7 3 (0.58%) Retail Finance
8 2 (0.39%) Automotive
8 2 (0.39%) Legal
8 2 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 172 (33.27%) Developer
2 117 (22.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 73 (14.12%) Python Developer
4 54 (10.44%) Linux Engineer
5 42 (8.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 37 (7.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 36 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 35 (6.77%) Java Engineer
9 34 (6.58%) Platform Engineer
10 31 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
10 31 (6.00%) Software Developer
11 30 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
12 27 (5.22%) Java Developer
13 26 (5.03%) Software Engineer
14 25 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
14 25 (4.84%) Data Scientist
15 24 (4.64%) Administrator
15 24 (4.64%) Analyst
16 23 (4.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 22 (4.26%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (17.99%) Node.js
2 60 (11.61%) Web Services
3 59 (11.41%) HTML
4 44 (8.51%) CSS
5 40 (7.74%) .NET
6 35 (6.77%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.64%) Kafka
8 23 (4.45%) Pyramid
9 22 (4.26%) jQuery
10 21 (4.06%) Spring
11 19 (3.68%) HTML5
11 19 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (3.48%) Django
12 18 (3.48%) LAMP
13 17 (3.29%) Elastic Stack
13 17 (3.29%) Flask
14 16 (3.09%) Apache Camel
15 15 (2.90%) Middleware
16 14 (2.71%) Hibernate
16 14 (2.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.26%) NHS
4 20 (3.87%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.09%) Algorithms
5 16 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.09%) Video\Live Streaming
6 12 (2.32%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.13%) Social Media
8 10 (1.93%) PMI
9 9 (1.74%) Fintech
10 6 (1.16%) iPad
10 6 (1.16%) User Experience
11 3 (0.58%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.39%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.39%) FMCG
12 2 (0.39%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.39%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 227 (43.91%) Linux
2 55 (10.64%) Windows
3 43 (8.32%) Unix
4 29 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.87%) Android
6 15 (2.90%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 14 (2.71%) Debian
8 9 (1.74%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.97%) AIX
10 5 (0.97%) HPUX
10 5 (0.97%) Solaris
10 5 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.58%) CentOS
12 2 (0.39%) SUSE
13 1 (0.19%) Fedora
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (36.75%) DevOps
3 100 (19.34%) Software Engineering
4 94 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (17.60%) Configuration Management
6 89 (17.21%) Test Automation
7 78 (15.09%) TDD
8 68 (13.15%) Scrum
9 57 (11.03%) OO
10 51 (9.86%) Analytics
10 51 (9.86%) Open Source
11 48 (9.28%) DSDM
12 40 (7.74%) Web Development
13 38 (7.35%) SDLC
14 37 (7.16%) RUP
15 33 (6.38%) BDD
15 33 (6.38%) Software Testing
16 31 (6.00%) Mathematics
17 30 (5.80%) Mentoring
18 28 (5.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 239 (46.23%) Java
2 212 (41.01%) Ruby
3 150 (29.01%) SQL
4 123 (23.79%) C#
5 122 (23.60%) Bash Shell
6 115 (22.24%) PHP
7 101 (19.54%) C++
8 90 (17.41%) JavaScript
9 40 (7.74%) Shell Script
10 35 (6.77%) PowerShell
11 32 (6.19%) Perl
12 29 (5.61%) R
13 25 (4.84%) Scala
14 23 (4.45%) C
15 16 (3.09%) Go
16 6 (1.16%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.16%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.77%) ES6
18 3 (0.58%) Embedded C++
18 3 (0.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 38 (7.35%) Degree
2 17 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.13%) PhD
4 10 (1.93%) CCNA
4 10 (1.93%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.35%) CCNP
6 6 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.97%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.97%) CCIE
7 5 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.77%) CEH
8 4 (0.77%) CISA
8 4 (0.77%) CISM
8 4 (0.77%) CISMP
8 4 (0.77%) CISSP
8 4 (0.77%) MCP
8 4 (0.77%) SANS
8 4 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.13%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) MISRA
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (21.08%) Docker
2 28 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.26%) vSphere
4 19 (3.68%) Xen
5 16 (3.09%) KVM
5 16 (3.09%) XenServer
6 12 (2.32%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.16%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.19%) pfSense
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.19%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 156 (30.17%) Puppet
2 144 (27.85%) Opscode Chef
3 80 (15.47%) Ansible
4 34 (6.58%) Cobbler
5 32 (6.19%) Terraform
6 26 (5.03%) Kubernetes
7 25 (4.84%) Nagios
8 24 (4.64%) Tivoli
9 22 (4.26%) Packer
10 21 (4.06%) Salt
11 16 (3.09%) ZABBIX
12 13 (2.51%) rkt
13 10 (1.93%) Graphite
14 8 (1.55%) HAProxy
15 7 (1.35%) Prometheus
16 6 (1.16%) Rancher
17 5 (0.97%) Grafana
18 4 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
18 4 (0.77%) FortiGate
18 4 (0.77%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 76 (14.70%) Oracle
2 49 (9.48%) Google
3 36 (6.96%) VMware
4 33 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 27 (5.22%) EnterpriseDB
5 27 (5.22%) Microsoft
6 25 (4.84%) SaltStack
7 17 (3.29%) Rackspace
7 17 (3.29%) Splunk
8 16 (3.09%) HP
9 14 (2.71%) New Relic
10 13 (2.51%) EMC
10 13 (2.51%) NetApp
11 11 (2.13%) Twitter
12 8 (1.55%) Cisco
12 8 (1.55%) Facebook
13 6 (1.16%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.16%) SAP
14 5 (0.97%) Tableau
15 4 (0.77%) SolarWinds