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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 112 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.96% 0.78% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.26% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 19
Average salary £38,750 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £29,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
965 1032 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.98% 61.91% 57.91%
Number of salaries quoted 835 886 1011
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £49,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +15 10 £37,500 +22.95%
Crewe - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 2 £38,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £50,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.33%) Perl
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.67%) TDD
4 16 (26.67%) MySQL
5 14 (23.33%) HTML
5 14 (23.33%) CSS
5 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (21.67%) jQuery
7 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (20.00%) Java
7 12 (20.00%) C++
8 11 (18.33%) PHP
8 11 (18.33%) Apache
8 11 (18.33%) SOA
8 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
8 11 (18.33%) HTML5
8 11 (18.33%) JSON
8 11 (18.33%) Django
9 10 (16.67%) Ajax
9 10 (16.67%) CSS3
9 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 10 (16.67%) SOAP
9 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 10 (16.67%) Retail
9 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (15.00%) Subversion

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (18.33%) Apache
2 9 (15.00%) nginx
2 9 (15.00%) uWSGI
3 5 (8.33%) SAS
4 3 (5.00%) JBoss
4 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
1 4 (6.67%) SPSS
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Edge Animate
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP MDM
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) FTP
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.67%) Wireshark
2 3 (5.00%) DNS
2 3 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MySQL
2 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
5 2 (3.33%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.33%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Subversion
1 9 (15.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.67%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Sublime Text
3 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (11.67%) Automotive
4 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Developer
2 17 (28.33%) Python Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Perl Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.33%) Architect
6 2 (3.33%) Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Programmer
6 2 (3.33%) Applications Packager
6 2 (3.33%) Administrator
6 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.33%) Release Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Python Programmer
6 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Django Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) CSS
1 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) jQuery
3 11 (18.33%) JSON
3 11 (18.33%) Django
3 11 (18.33%) HTML5
4 10 (16.67%) CSS3
4 10 (16.67%) Ajax
4 10 (16.67%) SOAP
4 10 (16.67%) Web Services
5 9 (15.00%) Flask
5 9 (15.00%) SQLAlchemy
6 4 (6.67%) Flash
6 4 (6.67%) Middleware
7 3 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (3.33%) Software Packaging
8 2 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (3.33%) Life Science
3 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.33%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.33%) Informatics
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) Physics
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) SCADA
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.67%) Economics
4 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) Solaris
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) TDD
3 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.33%) SOA
5 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.00%) Web Development
7 6 (10.00%) Validation
8 5 (8.33%) Change Management
8 5 (8.33%) Information Security
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.00%) Data Management
10 3 (5.00%) Change Control
11 2 (3.33%) Data Analytics
11 2 (3.33%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (3.33%) MapReduce
11 2 (3.33%) Analytics
11 2 (3.33%) Master Data Management
11 2 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 20 (33.33%) Perl
2 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) C++
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) PHP
5 8 (13.33%) C
6 7 (11.67%) Ada
7 5 (8.33%) Ruby
8 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
1 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Rackspace
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.33%) Informatica
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.33%) Remedy
4 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago