The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 50 99 69
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -30
Permanent jobs citing Python 30 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.23% 1.43% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 2.76% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 42
Median salary £29,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £92,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
470 907 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.54% 51.83% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 422 741 734
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Python
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +22 21 £28,000 -32.53%
Warrington +24 3 - -
Runcorn - 3 £37,500 -
Crewe +19 2 £57,500 +84.00%
Knutsford +16 1 - -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 37 (55.22%) Django
2 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
2 33 (49.25%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) MySQL
4 16 (23.88%) Web Development
4 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (22.39%) Perl
6 13 (19.40%) DevOps
6 13 (19.40%) Web Services
6 13 (19.40%) Unix
7 12 (17.91%) Java
7 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
8 11 (16.42%) Open Source
8 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
9 9 (13.43%) HTML
9 9 (13.43%) ITIL
9 9 (13.43%) Oracle
9 9 (13.43%) IBM
9 9 (13.43%) Ruby
9 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (11.94%) Cisco
11 7 (10.45%) SPSS
11 7 (10.45%) Tivoli
11 7 (10.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
11 7 (10.45%) Intel
11 7 (10.45%) CSS
11 7 (10.45%) SQL
11 7 (10.45%) Ajax
11 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (4.48%) Apache
1 3 (4.48%) nginx
1 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
1 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.99%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (2.99%) JBoss
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.99%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.49%) Engine Yard
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) BGP
1 5 (7.46%) DWDM
1 5 (7.46%) LAN
1 5 (7.46%) WAN
2 4 (5.97%) Internet
3 3 (4.48%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.99%) HTTP
4 2 (2.99%) LDAP
4 2 (2.99%) VXLAN
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) IBM BigInsights
3 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Hudson
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JUnit
1 1 (1.49%) Maven
1 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.49%) Subversion
1 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Developer
2 36 (53.73%) Python Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Django Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Python/Django Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Digital Design Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Middleware Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) Django
2 13 (19.40%) Web Services
3 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
4 9 (13.43%) HTML
5 7 (10.45%) Ajax
5 7 (10.45%) CSS
6 6 (8.96%) jQuery
7 3 (4.48%) Java EE
8 2 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.99%) HTML5
8 2 (2.99%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (2.99%) JSON
8 2 (2.99%) Middleware
9 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.49%) J2EE
9 1 (1.49%) LAMP
9 1 (1.49%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.49%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.49%) MCollective
9 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
2 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 13 (19.40%) Unix
3 4 (5.97%) CentOS
4 3 (4.48%) Debian
4 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Web Development
2 13 (19.40%) DevOps
3 11 (16.42%) Open Source
4 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
5 7 (10.45%) Analytics
5 7 (10.45%) Data Analytics
5 7 (10.45%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (10.45%) Line Management
6 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.46%) Network Design
6 5 (7.46%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.46%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (7.46%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.48%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (4.48%) Presales
7 3 (4.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
2 15 (22.39%) Perl
3 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
3 12 (17.91%) Java
4 9 (13.43%) Ruby
5 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.45%) SQL
6 5 (7.46%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) Go
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.49%) CCA
2 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) GPFS
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
2 3 (4.48%) XenApp
2 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.48%) XenServer
3 2 (2.99%) Docker
3 2 (2.99%) vCloud
3 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) iptables
4 1 (1.49%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Tivoli
1 7 (10.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) SCCM
3 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.49%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) IBM
1 9 (13.43%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) Intel
4 6 (8.96%) VMware
5 5 (7.46%) Juniper
5 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.46%) Yahoo!
6 3 (4.48%) AppSense
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
6 3 (4.48%) EMC
6 3 (4.48%) HP
6 3 (4.48%) ION Trading
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.48%) NetApp
7 2 (2.99%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.99%) WSO2
8 1 (1.49%) BMC