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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 99 69 112
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +43
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 3.12% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 5.73% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 47 21
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £23,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
872 977 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.05% 54.37% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 699 760 932
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
Chester -8 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Warrington +9 1 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Knutsford -8 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (46.43%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) Perl
4 8 (28.57%) Ruby
5 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (25.00%) PHP
5 7 (25.00%) MS Office
6 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) HTML
6 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) MySQL
7 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (14.29%) Puppet
8 4 (14.29%) CSS3
8 4 (14.29%) Flask
8 4 (14.29%) HTTP
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) JUnit
8 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.29%) SAS
8 4 (14.29%) JSON

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (14.29%) SAS
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.57%) uWSGI
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) FTP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) HBase
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
1 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) JMeter
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
1 2 (7.14%) Publishing
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (10.71%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Malware Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Graduate
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Head of Technology
5 1 (3.57%) Head of Development
5 1 (3.57%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Django Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) Ajax
2 4 (14.29%) JSON
2 4 (14.29%) Django
2 4 (14.29%) HTML5
2 4 (14.29%) CSS3
2 4 (14.29%) Flask
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) Flash
3 3 (10.71%) SQLAlchemy
3 3 (10.71%) Jinja
3 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Statistics
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Economics
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows CE
3 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
1 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) SOA
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Research
3 3 (10.71%) Release Management
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.71%) Line Management
3 3 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) People Management
4 2 (7.14%) Kanban
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) Perl
3 8 (28.57%) Ruby
4 7 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) C#
7 4 (14.29%) Groovy
7 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (10.71%) C++
8 3 (10.71%) C
9 2 (7.14%) R
9 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Rackspace
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
Warrington, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago