Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 48 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 +26
Permanent jobs citing Python 496 493 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.68% 5.06% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.98% 9.73% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 398 418 372
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,875 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 3,820 5,068 5,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.45% 52.02% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,195 4,437 4,768
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
West Yorkshire +13 363 £50,000 - 76
North Yorkshire -6 59 £42,500 -19.05% 12
South Yorkshire -9 59 £47,500 +5.56% 23
East Yorkshire +11 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Python
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 240 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (38.31%) DevOps
3 188 (37.90%) Linux
4 183 (36.90%) Java
5 163 (32.86%) SQL
6 140 (28.23%) Amazon AWS
7 139 (28.02%) C#
8 134 (27.02%) Bash Shell
9 133 (26.81%) Ruby
10 116 (23.39%) JavaScript
11 113 (22.78%) Ansible
12 108 (21.77%) Jenkins
13 99 (19.96%) Microsoft Azure
14 97 (19.56%) Continuous Integration
14 97 (19.56%) C++
15 95 (19.15%) Puppet
16 94 (18.95%) Test Automation
17 90 (18.15%) PHP
18 88 (17.74%) Software Engineering
19 87 (17.54%) Finance
20 81 (16.33%) Perl
21 80 (16.13%) Docker
22 79 (15.93%) Unix
22 79 (15.93%) Git (software)
23 78 (15.73%) NoSQL
24 71 (14.31%) Configuration Management
25 70 (14.11%) .NET
26 65 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
26 65 (13.10%) Analytics
27 58 (11.69%) Degree

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 36 (7.26%) Apache Spark
2 27 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (5.24%) nginx
4 24 (4.84%) Apache
5 17 (3.43%) SAS
6 15 (3.02%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.82%) MS Exchange
8 11 (2.22%) JBoss
9 9 (1.81%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.81%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.41%) CloudStack
11 6 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.21%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.01%) Confluence
13 4 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.60%) ArcGIS
14 3 (0.60%) Jetty
14 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.20%) GIMP
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 140 (28.23%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (19.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (6.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 31 (6.25%) GitHub
5 27 (5.44%) PaaS
6 20 (4.03%) SaaS
7 18 (3.63%) IaaS
8 14 (2.82%) Amazon S3
9 13 (2.62%) CloudFront
9 13 (2.62%) OpenShift
10 12 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (2.22%) G Suite
11 11 (2.22%) Office 365
12 8 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (1.01%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (1.01%) Amazon SageMaker
14 4 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.81%) Serverless
15 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.60%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.23%) Firewall
1 16 (3.23%) HTTP
2 14 (2.82%) Asterisk PBX
2 14 (2.82%) VoIP
3 13 (2.62%) SAN
3 13 (2.62%) Skype
4 7 (1.41%) BGP
4 7 (1.41%) Broadband
4 7 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (1.21%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (1.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (1.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (1.21%) OSPF
6 5 (1.01%) TACACS
6 5 (1.01%) tcpdump
6 5 (1.01%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.81%) Internet
8 3 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (15.73%) NoSQL
2 50 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 41 (8.27%) Hadoop
5 40 (8.06%) Big Data
6 33 (6.65%) MySQL
6 33 (6.65%) Redis
7 24 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 20 (4.03%) Apache Hive
8 20 (4.03%) SQL Server
9 17 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (3.02%) HBase
11 14 (2.82%) CouchDB
11 14 (2.82%) GIS
11 14 (2.82%) Hazelcast
12 13 (2.62%) Spark SQL
12 13 (2.62%) Sqoop
13 11 (2.22%) Power BI
13 11 (2.22%) Riak
Development Applications
1 108 (21.77%) Jenkins
2 79 (15.93%) Git (software)
3 46 (9.27%) Selenium
4 43 (8.67%) JIRA
5 38 (7.66%) Subversion
6 34 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (5.24%) Mercurial
8 25 (5.04%) Cucumber
9 22 (4.44%) CircleCI
10 21 (4.23%) TeamCity
11 20 (4.03%) GitLab
12 17 (3.43%) Appium
12 17 (3.43%) IntelliJ
13 14 (2.82%) Redmine
13 14 (2.82%) Trac
13 14 (2.82%) WebDriver
14 13 (2.62%) SoapUI
15 12 (2.42%) JMeter
15 12 (2.42%) Maven
16 10 (2.02%) Ranorex
General
1 87 (17.54%) Finance
2 35 (7.06%) Retail
3 22 (4.44%) Marketing
4 20 (4.03%) Games
5 10 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.41%) Electronics
7 6 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.81%) Banking
8 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.81%) Legal
9 3 (0.60%) Advertising
9 3 (0.60%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 154 (31.05%) Developer
2 82 (16.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 51 (10.28%) Python Developer
4 42 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
5 41 (8.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 39 (7.86%) AWS Engineer
6 39 (7.86%) Python Engineer
7 38 (7.66%) Analyst
8 35 (7.06%) AWS DevOps
9 34 (6.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 34 (6.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 33 (6.65%) Platform Engineer
10 33 (6.65%) Software Developer
11 31 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 31 (6.25%) Software Engineer
12 28 (5.65%) Administrator
13 26 (5.24%) Linux Administrator
13 26 (5.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 26 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
14 25 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (14.11%) .NET
2 55 (11.09%) Node.js
3 41 (8.27%) CSS
3 41 (8.27%) HTML
4 33 (6.65%) ASP.NET
5 32 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (5.44%) Web Services
7 26 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
8 24 (4.84%) AngularJS
9 22 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
10 21 (4.23%) Django
11 19 (3.83%) Vue.js
12 18 (3.63%) React
13 16 (3.23%) Middleware
14 15 (3.02%) jQuery
14 15 (3.02%) Kafka
15 14 (2.82%) .NET Core
16 13 (2.62%) HTML5
16 13 (2.62%) Spark Streaming
17 12 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.48%) Public Cloud
3 37 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (5.24%) Algorithms
5 22 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 16 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.62%) User Experience
8 11 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.41%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.41%) Fintech
10 7 (1.41%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.21%) EFT
12 5 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.01%) Life Science
12 5 (1.01%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 188 (37.90%) Linux
2 79 (15.93%) Unix
3 41 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (7.66%) Windows
5 26 (5.24%) CentOS
6 19 (3.83%) Ubuntu
7 18 (3.63%) Windows Server
8 14 (2.82%) Windows 10
8 14 (2.82%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.82%) Windows 8
8 14 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.82%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.61%) SUSE
10 7 (1.41%) Android
11 6 (1.21%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.81%) Debian
13 2 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (38.31%) DevOps
3 97 (19.56%) Continuous Integration
4 94 (18.95%) Test Automation
5 88 (17.74%) Software Engineering
6 71 (14.31%) Configuration Management
7 65 (13.10%) Analytics
8 57 (11.49%) TDD
9 54 (10.89%) Machine Learning
10 51 (10.28%) Open Source
10 51 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (9.88%) Mentoring
12 47 (9.48%) Scrum
13 44 (8.87%) Coaching
14 41 (8.27%) MVC
15 37 (7.46%) Data Science
16 33 (6.65%) ETL
17 32 (6.45%) OO
18 29 (5.85%) OOP
18 29 (5.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 183 (36.90%) Java
2 163 (32.86%) SQL
3 139 (28.02%) C#
4 134 (27.02%) Bash Shell
5 133 (26.81%) Ruby
6 116 (23.39%) JavaScript
7 97 (19.56%) C++
8 90 (18.15%) PHP
9 81 (16.33%) Perl
10 43 (8.67%) R
10 43 (8.67%) Shell Script
11 34 (6.85%) PowerShell
12 31 (6.25%) Scala
13 29 (5.85%) C
14 21 (4.23%) TypeScript
15 15 (3.02%) MATLAB
16 11 (2.22%) Go
16 11 (2.22%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.01%) Java 8
17 5 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (11.69%) Degree
2 18 (3.63%) PhD
3 17 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.62%) Postgraduate
6 12 (2.42%) AWS Certification
7 10 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (2.02%) RHCE
7 10 (2.02%) RHCSA
8 7 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (1.21%) CISSP
10 4 (0.81%) OSCP
11 3 (0.60%) GPEN
11 3 (0.60%) GWAPT
11 3 (0.60%) GXPN
12 2 (0.40%) CISMP
13 1 (0.20%) CCIE
13 1 (0.20%) CCNP
13 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.27%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.01%) SLA
5 4 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.81%) PMO
6 3 (0.60%) GDPR
6 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.40%) IFRS
7 2 (0.40%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 80 (16.13%) Docker
2 17 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.43%) HDFS
3 14 (2.82%) pfSense
4 13 (2.62%) Apache Flume
5 12 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.41%) Gluster
6 7 (1.41%) vSphere
7 6 (1.21%) GlusterFS
8 5 (1.01%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.40%) Firmware
9 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.40%) Xen
9 2 (0.40%) XenServer
10 1 (0.20%) NFS
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.20%) XenApp
10 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 113 (22.78%) Ansible
2 95 (19.15%) Puppet
3 52 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (9.88%) Kubernetes
5 43 (8.67%) Terraform
6 24 (4.84%) ZABBIX
7 23 (4.64%) Cobbler
8 22 (4.44%) Prometheus
9 20 (4.03%) Consul
10 16 (3.23%) Tivoli
11 14 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
12 13 (2.62%) Oozie
13 10 (2.02%) CFEngine
13 10 (2.02%) Rundeck
14 9 (1.81%) Cacti
14 9 (1.81%) Munin
14 9 (1.81%) Rancher
15 7 (1.41%) Nagios
15 7 (1.41%) Packer
16 6 (1.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (10.48%) Oracle
2 49 (9.88%) Google
3 40 (8.06%) VMware
4 31 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 21 (4.23%) Xamarin
6 20 (4.03%) Tableau
7 19 (3.83%) Microsoft
7 19 (3.83%) Splunk
8 16 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
9 14 (2.82%) Hortonworks
10 13 (2.62%) Cloudera
11 11 (2.22%) Atlassian
11 11 (2.22%) Veritas
12 9 (1.81%) EMC
13 8 (1.61%) Cisco
14 7 (1.41%) CyberArk
15 6 (1.21%) Blue Coat
15 6 (1.21%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.21%) F5
15 6 (1.21%) HP