The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 97 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 27 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.59% 2.15% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 4.15% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 22
Average salary £36,000 £39,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.28% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Python
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
906 939 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.51% 51.76% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 742 768 826
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Python
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region.

Python Salary Trend in Cheshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Python
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe -1 9 £32,500 -21.68% 2
Knutsford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Northwich - 4 £36,000 - 3
Warrington -9 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 17 (39.53%) Linux
5 15 (34.88%) Finance
6 12 (27.91%) Perl
6 12 (27.91%) Django
6 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
7 11 (25.58%) Degree
8 10 (23.26%) Banking
8 10 (23.26%) Ajax
9 9 (20.93%) HTML
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle
10 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
10 8 (18.60%) Big Data
10 8 (18.60%) Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Ruby
11 7 (16.28%) C#
11 7 (16.28%) PHP
11 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
12 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.95%) MySQL
12 6 (13.95%) JUnit
12 6 (13.95%) Windows
12 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
12 6 (13.95%) CSS
12 6 (13.95%) JSON
12 6 (13.95%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) Confluence
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) Wireless
3 3 (6.98%) HTTP
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) SSL
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
1 8 (18.60%) Big Data
2 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) HBase
4 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JUnit
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.63%) Subversion
3 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) ClearCase
3 4 (9.30%) JMeter
3 4 (9.30%) Maven
3 4 (9.30%) JIRA
3 4 (9.30%) Selenium
4 3 (6.98%) Ant
4 3 (6.98%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.65%) Metasploit
5 2 (4.65%) AppScan
5 2 (4.65%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (2.33%) Hudson
6 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.65%) Back Office
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Python Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Django Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Python/Django Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Graduate
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Head of Technology
7 1 (2.33%) Head of Development
7 1 (2.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) Django
2 10 (23.26%) Ajax
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 6 (13.95%) CSS
4 6 (13.95%) JSON
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
5 5 (11.63%) XML
6 4 (9.30%) .NET
7 2 (4.65%) REST
8 1 (2.33%) CSS3
8 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.33%) Java EE
8 1 (2.33%) jQuery
8 1 (2.33%) RESTful
8 1 (2.33%) HTML5
8 1 (2.33%) J2EE
8 1 (2.33%) COM
8 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.30%) Statistics
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) CMDB
3 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.98%) Physics
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Cybercrime
4 2 (4.65%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Robotics
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.33%) Economics
5 1 (2.33%) Psychology
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Android
4 3 (6.98%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
2 8 (18.60%) Analytics
2 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.63%) Data Management
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.30%) Operations Research
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Line Management
7 3 (6.98%) People Management
7 3 (6.98%) API Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 12 (27.91%) Perl
5 7 (16.28%) PHP
5 7 (16.28%) C#
5 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 5 (11.63%) Groovy
6 5 (11.63%) C++
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.30%) C
8 3 (6.98%) R
8 3 (6.98%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Perforce
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Splunk
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Banking Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Eligo
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bennifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Eligo
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Beniffits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago