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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 80 88 100
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 39 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.19% 1.56% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.24% 2.84% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 30
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
919 952 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.63% 55.03% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 747 827 1242
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 £27,000
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 25 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 25 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 -3 12 £40,000 - 1
Chester +2 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Wilmslow - 7 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 (42.27%) JavaScript
2 37 (38.14%) HTML
3 33 (34.02%) MySQL
4 30 (30.93%) Java
4 30 (30.93%) Django
5 27 (27.84%) CSS
5 27 (27.84%) Finance
6 25 (25.77%) PHP
6 25 (25.77%) Linux
7 24 (24.74%) C++
7 24 (24.74%) HTML5
8 23 (23.71%) SQL
8 23 (23.71%) Software Engineering
9 20 (20.62%) TDD
10 18 (18.56%) Perl
10 18 (18.56%) jQuery
11 17 (17.53%) Degree
11 17 (17.53%) Web Development
11 17 (17.53%) Oracle
11 17 (17.53%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (15.46%) .NET
12 15 (15.46%) Apache
13 13 (13.40%) Flask
13 13 (13.40%) Rackspace
13 13 (13.40%) C
13 13 (13.40%) Subversion
14 12 (12.37%) Web Services
14 12 (12.37%) JSON
14 12 (12.37%) Ruby
14 12 (12.37%) PowerShell

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (15.46%) Apache
2 11 (11.34%) nginx
3 9 (9.28%) uWSGI
3 9 (9.28%) SAS
4 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.09%) IIS
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (1.03%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Office
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) SPSS
3 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP MDM
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) LDAP
2 4 (4.12%) DNS
2 4 (4.12%) Firewall
3 3 (3.09%) SAN
3 3 (3.09%) VLAN
3 3 (3.09%) NAS
3 3 (3.09%) ISDN
3 3 (3.09%) LAN
3 3 (3.09%) VoIP
3 3 (3.09%) WAN
3 3 (3.09%) DHCP
3 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.09%) VPN
4 1 (1.03%) FTP
4 1 (1.03%) SMTP
4 1 (1.03%) CTI
4 1 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.02%) MySQL
2 17 (17.53%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.25%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.06%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.06%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.06%) Big Data
8 2 (2.06%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Subversion
2 9 (9.28%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.03%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (1.03%) Hudson
4 1 (1.03%) Sublime Text
General
1 27 (27.84%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Retail
3 7 (7.22%) Automotive
4 5 (5.15%) Publishing
5 3 (3.09%) Games
5 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (68.04%) Developer
2 38 (39.18%) Python Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Python/Django Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) Django Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Perl Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Progress Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Graduate
9 6 (6.19%) Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Release Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) HTML
2 30 (30.93%) Django
3 27 (27.84%) CSS
4 24 (24.74%) HTML5
5 18 (18.56%) jQuery
6 15 (15.46%) .NET
7 13 (13.40%) Flask
8 12 (12.37%) Web Services
8 12 (12.37%) JSON
9 11 (11.34%) Ajax
10 10 (10.31%) CSS3
10 10 (10.31%) SOAP
11 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
11 9 (9.28%) SQLAlchemy
12 7 (7.22%) Middleware
13 6 (6.19%) Application Packaging
13 6 (6.19%) Software Packaging
14 5 (5.15%) XML
15 3 (3.09%) XHTML
15 3 (3.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.19%) Statistics
2 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.19%) Physics
3 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.06%) Informatics
3 2 (2.06%) Life Science
3 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Linux
2 11 (11.34%) UNIX
3 4 (4.12%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.06%) Debian
5 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.71%) Software Engineering
2 20 (20.62%) TDD
3 17 (17.53%) Web Development
4 11 (11.34%) SOA
5 9 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.25%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.22%) Change Control
8 6 (6.19%) Project Management
9 5 (5.15%) Validation
10 4 (4.12%) Change Management
10 4 (4.12%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.12%) Scrum
11 3 (3.09%) Multithreading
11 3 (3.09%) Data Management
11 3 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.09%) Parallel Processing
11 3 (3.09%) Analytics
12 2 (2.06%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.27%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.93%) Java
3 25 (25.77%) PHP
4 24 (24.74%) C++
5 23 (23.71%) SQL
6 18 (18.56%) Perl
7 13 (13.40%) C
8 12 (12.37%) Ruby
8 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
9 9 (9.28%) Golang
10 7 (7.22%) Ada
11 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.09%) Erlang
13 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.03%) C#
14 1 (1.03%) VBA
14 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.09%) Puppet
1 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Oracle
2 13 (13.40%) Rackspace
3 10 (10.31%) Google
4 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.25%) Business Objects
5 8 (8.25%) SAP
6 6 (6.19%) Progress
6 6 (6.19%) Remedy
7 4 (4.12%) JBoss
8 3 (3.09%) Dell
8 3 (3.09%) Avaya
8 3 (3.09%) CommVault
8 3 (3.09%) Sony
8 3 (3.09%) Cisco
8 3 (3.09%) IBM
9 2 (2.06%) Yahoo!
9 2 (2.06%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.06%) Informatica
10 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
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