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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 106 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 24 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 0.95% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 1.61% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 24
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -14.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1016 932 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.16% 58.76% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 835 811 1073
Average salary £35,404 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Chester +3 12 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Warrington - 4 £38,750 -
Wilmslow - 2 £50,000 -
Crewe -2 1 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.80%) MySQL
3 30 (36.59%) Django
4 26 (31.71%) HTML
4 26 (31.71%) CSS
5 23 (28.05%) SQL
6 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (25.61%) Finance
7 21 (25.61%) Linux
8 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
9 19 (23.17%) TDD
9 19 (23.17%) jQuery
10 18 (21.95%) Perl
11 14 (17.07%) HTML5
12 13 (15.85%) PHP
12 13 (15.85%) Java
12 13 (15.85%) Apache
12 13 (15.85%) Ruby
13 12 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (13.41%) SOA
14 11 (13.41%) C++
14 11 (13.41%) Web Services
14 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
14 11 (13.41%) Web Development
14 11 (13.41%) Rackspace
14 11 (13.41%) Flask
14 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
15 10 (12.20%) CSS3
15 10 (12.20%) JSON

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (15.85%) Apache
2 10 (12.20%) nginx
3 9 (10.98%) uWSGI
4 5 (6.10%) SAS
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SPSS
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.44%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (1.22%) SSH
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) FTP
3 1 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) CTI
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) MySQL
2 12 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.66%) Big Data
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.44%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.44%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Subversion
2 9 (10.98%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.22%) Hudson
4 1 (1.22%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Sublime Text
General
1 21 (25.61%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Automotive
4 6 (7.32%) Publishing
5 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.22%) Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (65.85%) Developer
2 36 (43.90%) Python Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Software Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Python/Django Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Django Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Perl Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Python Software Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Release Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Programmer
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Packager
8 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Packager
9 2 (2.44%) Head of Development
9 2 (2.44%) Middleware Specialist
9 2 (2.44%) Architect
9 2 (2.44%) Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) Django
2 26 (31.71%) HTML
2 26 (31.71%) CSS
3 19 (23.17%) jQuery
4 14 (17.07%) HTML5
5 11 (13.41%) Web Services
5 11 (13.41%) Flask
6 10 (12.20%) CSS3
6 10 (12.20%) JSON
6 10 (12.20%) SOAP
7 9 (10.98%) Ajax
7 9 (10.98%) SQLAlchemy
8 6 (7.32%) Application Packaging
8 6 (7.32%) Software Packaging
9 4 (4.88%) XML
10 3 (3.66%) Middleware
11 2 (2.44%) Pyramid
11 2 (2.44%) Apache Flex
11 2 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Life Science
2 2 (2.44%) Taxonomies
2 2 (2.44%) Informatics
2 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.22%) Economics
3 1 (1.22%) DTV
3 1 (1.22%) W3C
3 1 (1.22%) Open Source
3 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.22%) Physics
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) Debian
4 1 (1.22%) CentOS
4 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
3 19 (23.17%) TDD
4 11 (13.41%) SOA
4 11 (13.41%) Web Development
5 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.54%) Change Control
7 6 (7.32%) Validation
8 5 (6.10%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) ITIL
9 4 (4.88%) Change Management
10 3 (3.66%) Data Management
10 3 (3.66%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.44%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (2.44%) MapReduce
11 2 (2.44%) Information Architecture
11 2 (2.44%) Data Analytics
11 2 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
2 23 (28.05%) SQL
3 18 (21.95%) Perl
4 13 (15.85%) PHP
4 13 (15.85%) Java
4 13 (15.85%) Ruby
5 11 (13.41%) C++
6 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.76%) C
7 7 (8.54%) Ada
8 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.66%) Erlang
10 2 (2.44%) VBA
10 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.22%) RHCE
4 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.88%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) Nagios
3 1 (1.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Rackspace
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 6 (7.32%) Remedy
4 4 (4.88%) IBM
5 3 (3.66%) Yahoo!
5 3 (3.66%) JBoss
6 2 (2.44%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.44%) Informatica
6 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) VMware
Cheshire
Hudson - London
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago