Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 17 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 685 392 749
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.54% 10.79% 9.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.58% 18.90% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 550 350 351
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,375 £31,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 3,033 2,074 3,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.10% 57.07% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,453 1,844 3,076
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,555 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,250 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +11.18% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +2 428 £55,000 - 75
South Yorkshire +15 179 £57,500 +4.55% 26
North Yorkshire -10 29 £60,000 +20.00% 7
East Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 - 3
Python
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 305 (44.53%) Java
1 305 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (43.65%) AWS
3 257 (37.52%) SQL
4 249 (36.35%) C#
5 243 (35.47%) DevOps
6 234 (34.16%) JavaScript
7 227 (33.14%) Kubernetes
8 219 (31.97%) Terraform
8 219 (31.97%) Azure
9 215 (31.39%) Docker
10 208 (30.36%) Software Engineering
11 172 (25.11%) C++
12 165 (24.09%) Go
13 163 (23.80%) Ruby
14 143 (20.88%) Infrastructure as Code
15 127 (18.54%) AWS CloudFormation
16 120 (17.52%) Problem-Solving
17 111 (16.20%) Puppet
17 111 (16.20%) Linux
17 111 (16.20%) TDD
18 109 (15.91%) Ansible
18 109 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
19 107 (15.62%) NoSQL
20 104 (15.18%) Jenkins
21 101 (14.74%) GCP
21 101 (14.74%) Big Data
21 101 (14.74%) Configuration Management
22 100 (14.60%) Node.js
22 100 (14.60%) Bash Shell

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 44 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (5.99%) nginx
3 34 (4.96%) Apache Spark
4 21 (3.07%) Apache
5 6 (0.88%) Apache Synapse
5 6 (0.88%) Confluence
5 6 (0.88%) SAS
6 3 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (0.44%) Luigi
6 3 (0.44%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.15%) CMS
7 1 (0.15%) FormScape
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.15%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.15%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.29%) Cognos Controller
1 2 (0.29%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 1 (0.15%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 299 (43.65%) AWS
2 219 (31.97%) Azure
3 127 (18.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 101 (14.74%) GCP
5 92 (13.43%) Pulumi
6 65 (9.49%) Amazon EKS
7 47 (6.86%) Datadog
8 46 (6.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 44 (6.42%) Serverless
10 39 (5.69%) Power Platform
11 33 (4.82%) AWS Lambda
12 28 (4.09%) Azure Data Factory
13 24 (3.50%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 19 (2.77%) PaaS
15 17 (2.48%) SaaS
16 11 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 10 (1.46%) Amazon Kinesis
17 10 (1.46%) GitHub
18 8 (1.17%) Amazon S3
18 8 (1.17%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 69 (10.07%) Wi-Fi
1 69 (10.07%) Wireless
2 56 (8.18%) Broadband
3 44 (6.42%) HTTP
4 38 (5.55%) HTTPS
5 37 (5.40%) TCP/IP
6 35 (5.11%) DVB
6 35 (5.11%) MIMO
7 34 (4.96%) 802.11
7 34 (4.96%) Ethernet
7 34 (4.96%) MQTT
7 34 (4.96%) STUN
7 34 (4.96%) Wireshark
8 18 (2.63%) Firewall
9 7 (1.02%) BGP
9 7 (1.02%) OSPF
9 7 (1.02%) VPN
10 6 (0.88%) Internet
11 5 (0.73%) DSL
11 5 (0.73%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (15.62%) NoSQL
2 101 (14.74%) Big Data
3 98 (14.31%) PostgreSQL
4 89 (12.99%) Redis
5 66 (9.64%) MySQL
6 59 (8.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 57 (8.32%) MongoDB
8 46 (6.72%) MariaDB
9 44 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (5.69%) Power BI
11 38 (5.55%) Data Lake
12 32 (4.67%) SQL Server
13 29 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (4.09%) Relational Database
15 21 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (2.48%) Hadoop
17 15 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (2.04%) Metadata
18 14 (2.04%) Spark SQL
19 13 (1.90%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 104 (15.18%) Jenkins
2 60 (8.76%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (6.13%) Subversion
5 40 (5.84%) Mercurial
6 28 (4.09%) JIRA
7 22 (3.21%) Selenium
8 17 (2.48%) GitLab
9 16 (2.34%) SpecFlow
10 10 (1.46%) JMeter
11 7 (1.02%) CircleCI
12 6 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.88%) Postman
13 5 (0.73%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.73%) Metasploit
13 5 (0.73%) Mocha
13 5 (0.73%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.58%) Newman
14 4 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 70 (10.22%) Social Skills
2 48 (7.01%) Public Sector
3 40 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 28 (4.09%) Finance
5 27 (3.94%) Retail
6 23 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.36%) Marketing
7 22 (3.21%) Games
8 21 (3.07%) Banking
9 19 (2.77%) Presentation Skills
10 5 (0.73%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (0.73%) Law
11 4 (0.58%) Wearables
12 3 (0.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (0.44%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.29%) Publishing
13 2 (0.29%) Retail Finance
14 1 (0.15%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 179 (26.13%) Software Engineer
2 132 (19.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 93 (13.58%) Developer
4 68 (9.93%) AWS Engineer
5 60 (8.76%) Data Engineer
5 60 (8.76%) Wireless Engineer
6 59 (8.61%) AWS DevOps
7 58 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 55 (8.03%) Azure Engineer
9 50 (7.30%) Python Engineer
10 46 (6.72%) Azure DevOps
10 46 (6.72%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 43 (6.28%) Python Software Engineer
12 37 (5.40%) Automation Engineer
13 36 (5.26%) Python Developer
14 35 (5.11%) Algorithm Engineer
14 35 (5.11%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
14 35 (5.11%) DSP Engineer
14 35 (5.11%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
14 35 (5.11%) Senior DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (14.60%) Node.js
2 77 (11.24%) React
3 75 (10.95%) AngularJS
4 65 (9.49%) Vue.js
5 42 (6.13%) RabbitMQ
6 36 (5.26%) 802.1X
7 35 (5.11%) .NET
8 34 (4.96%) HTML
8 34 (4.96%) XMPP
9 28 (4.09%) CSS
10 21 (3.07%) PySpark
11 19 (2.77%) Kafka
12 18 (2.63%) Django
13 16 (2.34%) Web Services
14 13 (1.90%) JSON
14 13 (1.90%) REST
14 13 (1.90%) XML
15 12 (1.75%) Flask
16 10 (1.46%) RESTful
17 9 (1.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.30%) Linux Command Line
2 46 (6.72%) Enterprise Cloud
3 43 (6.28%) Algorithms
4 41 (5.99%) NHS
5 35 (5.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 25 (3.65%) Social Media
7 15 (2.19%) Public Cloud
8 14 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.31%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.31%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.17%) Legacy Systems
11 8 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.02%) Cloud Native
12 7 (1.02%) Over-the-Top Content
12 7 (1.02%) User Experience
13 6 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.88%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 111 (16.20%) Linux
2 26 (3.80%) Windows
3 18 (2.63%) Unix
4 7 (1.02%) Ubuntu
5 6 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.73%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) CentOS
8 2 (0.29%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Android
9 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (35.47%) DevOps
3 208 (30.36%) Software Engineering
4 143 (20.88%) Infrastructure as Code
5 120 (17.52%) Problem-Solving
6 111 (16.20%) TDD
7 101 (14.74%) Configuration Management
8 96 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
9 88 (12.85%) Analytics
10 86 (12.55%) Test Automation
11 76 (11.09%) Mathematics
12 61 (8.91%) OOP
13 57 (8.32%) Computer Science
13 57 (8.32%) OO
14 52 (7.59%) Data Engineering
15 51 (7.45%) Integration Testing
16 49 (7.15%) Deployment Automation
16 49 (7.15%) SOLID
16 49 (7.15%) Unit Testing
17 46 (6.72%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 305 (44.53%) Java
2 257 (37.52%) SQL
3 249 (36.35%) C#
4 234 (34.16%) JavaScript
5 172 (25.11%) C++
6 165 (24.09%) Go
7 163 (23.80%) Ruby
8 100 (14.60%) Bash Shell
9 80 (11.68%) PowerShell
10 79 (11.53%) Scala
11 76 (11.09%) C
12 69 (10.07%) PHP
13 55 (8.03%) Groovy
14 49 (7.15%) TypeScript
15 47 (6.86%) Kotlin
16 37 (5.40%) MATLAB
17 23 (3.36%) T-SQL
18 21 (3.07%) R
19 7 (1.02%) Perl
19 7 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (14.01%) Degree
2 67 (9.78%) Numerate Degree
3 47 (6.86%) AWS Certification
4 37 (5.40%) PhD
5 14 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.90%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.31%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.73%) CCNP
8 5 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.73%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.29%) AAT
9 2 (0.29%) ACCA
9 2 (0.29%) CIMA
10 1 (0.15%) HND
10 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.36%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.44%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.44%) GDPR
3 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.15%) GLP
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.15%) NCSC
System Software
1 215 (31.39%) Docker
2 37 (5.40%) Firmware
3 9 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.73%) FreeRADIUS
5 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.44%) KVM
6 2 (0.29%) HDFS
6 2 (0.29%) LXC
6 2 (0.29%) NFS
6 2 (0.29%) SRDF
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 227 (33.14%) Kubernetes
2 219 (31.97%) Terraform
3 111 (16.20%) Puppet
4 109 (15.91%) Ansible
4 109 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (8.32%) Prometheus
6 50 (7.30%) Grafana
7 35 (5.11%) Kibana
8 34 (4.96%) Graylog
9 7 (1.02%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.02%) Nagios
9 7 (1.02%) QRadar
10 6 (0.88%) Rancher
11 5 (0.73%) Icinga
11 5 (0.73%) Nessus
12 3 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.44%) Salt
13 2 (0.29%) Istio
13 2 (0.29%) Packer
13 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 95 (13.87%) SaltStack
2 50 (7.30%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.86%) New Relic
4 43 (6.28%) Databricks
5 20 (2.92%) Google
6 17 (2.48%) Oracle
7 16 (2.34%) Splunk
8 14 (2.04%) Cisco
9 12 (1.75%) VMware
10 8 (1.17%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.02%) Juniper
11 7 (1.02%) Palo Alto
12 6 (0.88%) Alteryx
12 6 (0.88%) IBM
12 6 (0.88%) Remedy
13 5 (0.73%) ANSYS
13 5 (0.73%) Bloomberg
13 5 (0.73%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.73%) McAfee
13 5 (0.73%) Trustwave