The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 85 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 40 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.23% 1.57% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 2.85% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 30
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
929 948 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.81% 55.28% 59.06%
Number of salaries quoted 751 822 1235
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Warrington -11 12 £40,000 - 1
Chester +4 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Wilmslow - 7 £37,500 -
Crewe -2 1 £41,500 -12.63%
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 41 (41.84%) JavaScript
2 37 (37.76%) HTML
3 33 (33.67%) MySQL
4 31 (31.63%) Java
5 30 (30.61%) Django
6 27 (27.55%) CSS
6 27 (27.55%) Finance
7 26 (26.53%) Linux
8 25 (25.51%) C++
8 25 (25.51%) PHP
9 24 (24.49%) Software Engineering
9 24 (24.49%) HTML5
10 23 (23.47%) SQL
11 20 (20.41%) TDD
12 18 (18.37%) Perl
12 18 (18.37%) Degree
12 18 (18.37%) jQuery
13 17 (17.35%) Web Development
13 17 (17.35%) Oracle
13 17 (17.35%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (15.31%) .NET
14 15 (15.31%) Apache
15 14 (14.29%) C
16 13 (13.27%) Rackspace
16 13 (13.27%) Flask
16 13 (13.27%) Subversion
17 12 (12.24%) Web Services
17 12 (12.24%) JSON
17 12 (12.24%) Ruby
17 12 (12.24%) PowerShell

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (15.31%) Apache
2 11 (11.22%) nginx
3 9 (9.18%) uWSGI
3 9 (9.18%) SAS
4 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (1.02%) CMS
6 1 (1.02%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
2 2 (2.04%) SPSS
3 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SAP MDM
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) LDAP
2 4 (4.08%) Firewall
2 4 (4.08%) DNS
3 3 (3.06%) NAS
3 3 (3.06%) VLAN
3 3 (3.06%) DHCP
3 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.06%) VPN
3 3 (3.06%) SAN
3 3 (3.06%) ISDN
3 3 (3.06%) LAN
3 3 (3.06%) VoIP
3 3 (3.06%) WAN
4 1 (1.02%) SSH
4 1 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (1.02%) SMTP
4 1 (1.02%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.67%) MySQL
2 17 (17.35%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.04%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.04%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.04%) Big Data
8 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Subversion
2 9 (9.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) Hudson
4 1 (1.02%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.02%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Retail
3 7 (7.14%) Automotive
4 5 (5.10%) Publishing
5 3 (3.06%) Games
5 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (67.35%) Developer
2 38 (38.78%) Python Developer
3 14 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Django Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Perl Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Progress Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Graduate
9 6 (6.12%) Release Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Software Packager
11 3 (3.06%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.76%) HTML
2 30 (30.61%) Django
3 27 (27.55%) CSS
4 24 (24.49%) HTML5
5 18 (18.37%) jQuery
6 15 (15.31%) .NET
7 13 (13.27%) Flask
8 12 (12.24%) Web Services
8 12 (12.24%) JSON
9 11 (11.22%) Ajax
10 10 (10.20%) SOAP
10 10 (10.20%) CSS3
11 9 (9.18%) SQLAlchemy
11 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
12 7 (7.14%) Middleware
13 6 (6.12%) Application Packaging
13 6 (6.12%) Software Packaging
14 5 (5.10%) XML
15 3 (3.06%) Oracle Fusion
15 3 (3.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.12%) Statistics
2 6 (6.12%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.12%) Physics
3 2 (2.04%) W3C
3 2 (2.04%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.04%) Informatics
3 2 (2.04%) Life Science
3 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.02%) SCADA
4 1 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Linux
2 11 (11.22%) UNIX
3 4 (4.08%) Windows
4 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.04%) Debian
5 2 (2.04%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Software Engineering
2 20 (20.41%) TDD
3 17 (17.35%) Web Development
4 11 (11.22%) SOA
5 9 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 7 (7.14%) Change Control
7 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.14%) Project Management
8 5 (5.10%) Validation
9 4 (4.08%) Change Management
9 4 (4.08%) Scrum
9 4 (4.08%) Pair Programming
9 4 (4.08%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.06%) Parallel Processing
10 3 (3.06%) Analytics
10 3 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.06%) Data Management
11 2 (2.04%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.84%) JavaScript
2 31 (31.63%) Java
3 25 (25.51%) C++
3 25 (25.51%) PHP
4 23 (23.47%) SQL
5 18 (18.37%) Perl
6 14 (14.29%) C
7 12 (12.24%) Ruby
7 12 (12.24%) PowerShell
8 9 (9.18%) Golang
9 7 (7.14%) Ada
10 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.06%) Erlang
12 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.02%) C#
13 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Puppet
1 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Oracle
2 13 (13.27%) Rackspace
3 10 (10.20%) Google
4 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.16%) SAP
5 8 (8.16%) Business Objects
6 6 (6.12%) Remedy
6 6 (6.12%) Progress
7 4 (4.08%) JBoss
8 3 (3.06%) Avaya
8 3 (3.06%) CommVault
8 3 (3.06%) Sony
8 3 (3.06%) Dell
8 3 (3.06%) Cisco
8 3 (3.06%) IBM
9 2 (2.04%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.04%) Informatica
9 2 (2.04%) Yahoo!
10 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits, package, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 27 days ago