Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 694 353 665
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.21% 12.55% 9.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.18% 21.87% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 573 319 396
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £31,375
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £79,900 £68,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 3,277 1,614 3,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.19% 57.40% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,624 1,443 2,708
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +4.65%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -7 433 £57,500 +4.55% 81
South Yorkshire -4 155 £57,500 +4.55% 14
North Yorkshire +8 62 £60,000 +26.32% 12
Python
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 329 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (44.81%) AWS
3 291 (41.93%) Java
4 274 (39.48%) DevOps
5 238 (34.29%) Docker
6 237 (34.15%) SQL
7 232 (33.43%) JavaScript
7 232 (33.43%) C#
8 227 (32.71%) Software Engineering
9 226 (32.56%) Kubernetes
10 222 (31.99%) Terraform
11 203 (29.25%) Azure
12 183 (26.37%) Go
13 173 (24.93%) Ruby
14 156 (22.48%) C++
15 139 (20.03%) AWS CloudFormation
16 127 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
17 118 (17.00%) Puppet
18 114 (16.43%) Ansible
19 111 (15.99%) Opscode Chef
19 111 (15.99%) Infrastructure as Code
19 111 (15.99%) TDD
20 106 (15.27%) Configuration Management
21 105 (15.13%) Linux
22 102 (14.70%) Jenkins
23 99 (14.27%) Continuous Integration
23 99 (14.27%) SaltStack
24 96 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
25 94 (13.54%) Bash Shell
26 91 (13.11%) 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 33 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (4.47%) nginx
3 28 (4.03%) Apache Spark
4 18 (2.59%) Apache
5 15 (2.16%) Confluence
6 11 (1.59%) SAS
7 5 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.58%) Luigi
8 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Synapse
9 1 (0.14%) CMS
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.58%) Cognos Controller
1 4 (0.58%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 2 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 311 (44.81%) AWS
2 203 (29.25%) Azure
3 139 (20.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 83 (11.96%) GCP
5 80 (11.53%) Pulumi
6 56 (8.07%) Amazon EKS
7 47 (6.77%) Serverless
8 38 (5.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 36 (5.19%) AWS Lambda
10 32 (4.61%) Datadog
11 30 (4.32%) Power Platform
12 23 (3.31%) SaaS
13 22 (3.17%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (2.45%) Azure Data Factory
15 15 (2.16%) PaaS
16 12 (1.73%) Google Analytics
16 12 (1.73%) Google Tag Manager
16 12 (1.73%) OpenShift
17 11 (1.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
18 10 (1.44%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.50%) Wireless
2 58 (8.36%) Broadband
3 57 (8.21%) Wi-Fi
4 34 (4.90%) HTTP
5 31 (4.47%) DVB
5 31 (4.47%) MIMO
6 29 (4.18%) HTTPS
7 28 (4.03%) Wireshark
8 26 (3.75%) 802.11
8 26 (3.75%) Ethernet
8 26 (3.75%) MQTT
8 26 (3.75%) STUN
8 26 (3.75%) TCP/IP
9 14 (2.02%) Firewall
10 11 (1.59%) Internet
11 8 (1.15%) Network Security
12 6 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.86%) Sourcefire
13 4 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
2 91 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 82 (11.82%) MySQL
4 80 (11.53%) Big Data
5 65 (9.37%) Redis
6 51 (7.35%) MongoDB
7 39 (5.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 32 (4.61%) MariaDB
9 30 (4.32%) Data Lake
9 30 (4.32%) Power BI
10 27 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (3.60%) Hadoop
12 24 (3.46%) Relational Database
13 20 (2.88%) Metadata
14 18 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 18 (2.59%) Tableau
15 17 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
16 16 (2.31%) Amazon Athena
17 15 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (2.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 102 (14.70%) Jenkins
2 59 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 33 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (4.47%) Subversion
5 29 (4.18%) JIRA
5 29 (4.18%) Mercurial
6 23 (3.31%) Selenium
7 22 (3.17%) GitLab
8 18 (2.59%) Bitbucket
9 11 (1.59%) JMeter
9 11 (1.59%) SpecFlow
10 9 (1.30%) CircleCI
11 8 (1.15%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.01%) Postman
13 6 (0.86%) Gatling
13 6 (0.86%) Metasploit
13 6 (0.86%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.72%) Cypress.io
14 5 (0.72%) NeoLoad
14 5 (0.72%) WebLOAD
General
1 48 (6.92%) Social Skills
2 34 (4.90%) Finance
3 32 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.18%) Retail
5 27 (3.89%) Public Sector
5 27 (3.89%) Telecoms
6 25 (3.60%) Marketing
7 20 (2.88%) Games
8 17 (2.45%) Banking
9 13 (1.87%) Local Government
9 13 (1.87%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (1.73%) Legal
11 10 (1.44%) Military
12 7 (1.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 6 (0.86%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.58%) Law
14 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.43%) Documentation Skills
15 3 (0.43%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 180 (25.94%) Software Engineer
2 131 (18.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 120 (17.29%) Developer
4 59 (8.50%) AWS Engineer
5 57 (8.21%) Wireless Engineer
6 54 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 52 (7.49%) AWS DevOps
8 51 (7.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 49 (7.06%) Azure Engineer
10 48 (6.92%) Azure DevOps
10 48 (6.92%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 46 (6.63%) Python Engineer
12 45 (6.48%) Python Developer
13 43 (6.20%) Data Engineer
14 40 (5.76%) Python Software Engineer
15 31 (4.47%) Algorithm Engineer
15 31 (4.47%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
15 31 (4.47%) DSP Engineer
15 31 (4.47%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
15 31 (4.47%) Senior DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (13.11%) Node.js
2 85 (12.25%) AngularJS
3 84 (12.10%) React
4 77 (11.10%) Vue.js
5 41 (5.91%) .NET
6 34 (4.90%) ARM Templates
7 32 (4.61%) Django
7 32 (4.61%) HTML
7 32 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (4.03%) 802.1X
8 28 (4.03%) CSS
9 26 (3.75%) XMPP
10 22 (3.17%) JSON
11 20 (2.88%) Kafka
12 19 (2.74%) Web Services
13 18 (2.59%) REST
13 18 (2.59%) Spring
14 17 (2.45%) ASP.NET
14 17 (2.45%) RESTful
15 16 (2.31%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.92%) Enterprise Cloud
2 38 (5.48%) Algorithms
3 35 (5.04%) Linux Command Line
3 35 (5.04%) Social Media
4 31 (4.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 26 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
6 24 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (3.17%) NHS
8 20 (2.88%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 15 (2.16%) Public Cloud
9 15 (2.16%) User Experience
10 12 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (1.30%) Cyberattack
11 9 (1.30%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.15%) Legacy Systems
12 8 (1.15%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.01%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 105 (15.13%) Linux
2 33 (4.76%) Windows
3 9 (1.30%) Unix
4 7 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.14%) Android
7 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (39.48%) DevOps
3 227 (32.71%) Software Engineering
4 127 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
5 111 (15.99%) Infrastructure as Code
5 111 (15.99%) TDD
6 106 (15.27%) Configuration Management
7 99 (14.27%) Continuous Integration
8 88 (12.68%) Analytics
9 82 (11.82%) Test Automation
10 69 (9.94%) OOP
11 66 (9.51%) Computer Science
12 64 (9.22%) Deployment Automation
13 62 (8.93%) Scrum
14 57 (8.21%) Mathematics
15 50 (7.20%) SOLID
15 50 (7.20%) Unit Testing
16 47 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (6.77%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 44 (6.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 291 (41.93%) Java
2 237 (34.15%) SQL
3 232 (33.43%) C#
3 232 (33.43%) JavaScript
4 183 (26.37%) Go
5 173 (24.93%) Ruby
6 156 (22.48%) C++
7 94 (13.54%) Bash Shell
8 84 (12.10%) Scala
9 67 (9.65%) C
10 63 (9.08%) Kotlin
10 63 (9.08%) PowerShell
11 59 (8.50%) PHP
12 37 (5.33%) Groovy
13 33 (4.76%) MATLAB
13 33 (4.76%) TypeScript
14 27 (3.89%) R
15 19 (2.74%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.01%) Perl
17 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (12.68%) Degree
2 49 (7.06%) Numerate Degree
3 48 (6.92%) AWS Certification
4 34 (4.90%) PhD
5 27 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.30%) Analytics IQ
7 8 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (0.58%) AAT
9 4 (0.58%) ACCA
9 4 (0.58%) CCNA
9 4 (0.58%) CIMA
9 4 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.29%) CCNP
11 1 (0.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.46%) QA
2 13 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.43%) GDPR
4 1 (0.14%) GLP
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 238 (34.29%) Docker
2 33 (4.76%) Firmware
3 8 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.43%) KVM
5 3 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) LXC
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 226 (32.56%) Kubernetes
2 222 (31.99%) Terraform
3 118 (17.00%) Puppet
4 114 (16.43%) Ansible
5 111 (15.99%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (6.05%) Prometheus
7 39 (5.62%) Grafana
8 26 (3.75%) Graylog
8 26 (3.75%) Kibana
9 16 (2.31%) Cobbler
10 9 (1.30%) Matomo
11 7 (1.01%) QRadar
12 6 (0.86%) Nessus
13 5 (0.72%) Icinga
13 5 (0.72%) Nagios
13 5 (0.72%) Rancher
14 3 (0.43%) Salt
15 2 (0.29%) Marathon
15 2 (0.29%) Packer
15 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 99 (14.27%) SaltStack
2 51 (7.35%) Google
3 34 (4.90%) Microsoft
4 32 (4.61%) New Relic
5 29 (4.18%) Databricks
6 24 (3.46%) Oracle
7 15 (2.16%) Cisco
8 11 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.44%) Splunk
10 9 (1.30%) Adobe
10 9 (1.30%) Snowplow
11 8 (1.15%) Palo Alto
11 8 (1.15%) VMware
12 6 (0.86%) Brio
12 6 (0.86%) CheckPoint
12 6 (0.86%) IBM
12 6 (0.86%) McAfee
12 6 (0.86%) Trustwave
13 5 (0.72%) Remedy
14 4 (0.58%) Fortinet