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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 103 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 24 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% 2.13% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 17
Average salary £39,250 £40,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +19.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
967 1032 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.80% 52.49% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 810 840 794
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +5 9 £30,000 -27.71% 2
Northwich - 3 £36,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £47,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (47.83%) Java
2 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) Linux
3 18 (39.13%) Finance
3 18 (39.13%) SQL
4 15 (32.61%) Perl
5 14 (30.43%) Django
6 12 (26.09%) Ajax
6 12 (26.09%) Banking
6 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 11 (23.91%) HTML
8 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (21.74%) Degree
8 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
8 10 (21.74%) Big Data
8 10 (21.74%) Analytics
9 9 (19.57%) PHP
9 9 (19.57%) Oracle
9 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
10 8 (17.39%) MySQL
10 8 (17.39%) CSS
10 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
11 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
11 7 (15.22%) XML
11 7 (15.22%) UNIX
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.04%) C#
12 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (10.87%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) iPlanet
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) Wireless
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) HTTP
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
1 10 (21.74%) Big Data
2 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) HBase
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) Subversion
4 4 (8.70%) JUnit
4 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) Ant
5 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.52%) Hudson
5 3 (6.52%) Selenium
5 3 (6.52%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.35%) Metasploit
6 2 (4.35%) JMeter
6 2 (4.35%) AppScan
7 1 (2.17%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Python Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Django Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Tester
5 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Graduate
6 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Head of Technology
7 1 (2.17%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Django
2 12 (26.09%) Ajax
3 11 (23.91%) HTML
4 8 (17.39%) CSS
5 7 (15.22%) XML
6 6 (13.04%) JSON
7 5 (10.87%) Web Services
8 4 (8.70%) .NET
9 2 (4.35%) XHTML
9 2 (4.35%) REST
10 1 (2.17%) CSS3
10 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.17%) Java EE
10 1 (2.17%) jQuery
10 1 (2.17%) RESTful
10 1 (2.17%) HTML5
10 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.17%) Spring
10 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) Cybercrime
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Statistics
2 4 (8.70%) Online Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) CMDB
3 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.52%) Physics
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.35%) Robotics
4 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) Economics
5 1 (2.17%) Psychology
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 5 (10.87%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) Android
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
6 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
2 10 (21.74%) Analytics
3 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Data Management
7 5 (10.87%) DevOps
8 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
8 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (8.70%) Information Security
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.70%) Operations Research
8 4 (8.70%) Open Source
8 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) Service Management
9 3 (6.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 18 (39.13%) SQL
4 15 (32.61%) Perl
5 9 (19.57%) PHP
6 6 (13.04%) C#
7 5 (10.87%) Ruby
8 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.70%) C++
9 3 (6.52%) R
9 3 (6.52%) Groovy
9 3 (6.52%) C
9 3 (6.52%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Splunk
3 3 (6.52%) Perforce
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
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