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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 67 79 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 33 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.91% 2.62% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.22% 4.73% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 18
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,000 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
632 803 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.68% 55.26% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 570 711 815
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Crewe +2 9 £41,250 +37.50% 1
Nantwich -5 8 £35,250 +56.66%
Macclesfield - 4 £30,000 - 2
Warrington +15 3 £27,750 -44.50% 2
Chester -6 2 £80,000 +180.70% 1
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) Computer Science
3 21 (34.43%) Java
4 18 (29.51%) Finance
5 17 (27.87%) Apache
5 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
6 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
7 15 (24.59%) C
7 15 (24.59%) JIRA
7 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (22.95%) CentOS
8 14 (22.95%) PowerShell
8 14 (22.95%) SQL
8 14 (22.95%) HTTP
9 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
9 13 (21.31%) Intranet
9 13 (21.31%) Oracle
9 13 (21.31%) Perl
9 13 (21.31%) IIS
9 13 (21.31%) MS Office
9 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
10 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (19.67%) Cisco
10 12 (19.67%) Degree
10 12 (19.67%) VMware
10 12 (19.67%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (18.03%) Windows
11 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
11 11 (18.03%) R

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 17 (27.87%) Apache
2 13 (21.31%) IIS
3 10 (16.39%) SAS
4 5 (8.20%) OpenStack
5 4 (6.56%) nginx
6 2 (3.28%) Confluence
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 13 (21.31%) MS Office
3 8 (13.11%) SPSS
4 7 (11.48%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) HTTP
2 13 (21.31%) Intranet
3 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.64%) AMQP
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) Firewall
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) Network Security
5 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.92%) Data Lake
4 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Power BI
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.28%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) MSI
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.28%) Advertising
6 2 (3.28%) Back Office
6 2 (3.28%) Front Office
6 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Developer
2 9 (14.75%) Administrator
3 8 (13.11%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Data Scientist
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) IT Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) IT Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Statistician
8 3 (4.92%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
2 5 (8.20%) Django
3 4 (6.56%) .NET
4 3 (4.92%) REST
4 3 (4.92%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.28%) Flash
5 2 (3.28%) FpML
5 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.28%) Middleware
5 2 (3.28%) RESTful
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
5 2 (3.28%) Spring
5 2 (3.28%) Web Services
6 1 (1.64%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.64%) Core Animation
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
6 1 (1.64%) Servlets
6 1 (1.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
4 9 (14.75%) Clustering
5 8 (13.11%) Statistics
6 7 (11.48%) Economics
7 5 (8.20%) Neural Network
8 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
8 3 (4.92%) Physics
9 2 (3.28%) Animation
9 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
9 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.64%) Derivative
10 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.64%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (1.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) CentOS
3 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (18.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 11 (18.03%) Windows
5 9 (14.75%) Unix
6 3 (4.92%) Debian
6 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.28%) AIX
7 2 (3.28%) Solaris
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Machine Learning
2 10 (16.39%) Statistical Analysis
3 8 (13.11%) Analytics
3 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.48%) Bayesian Methods
4 7 (11.48%) Monte Carlo Method
4 7 (11.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.20%) Data Validation
6 5 (8.20%) Hidden Markov Model
6 5 (8.20%) OO
6 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) Structural Equation Modelling
6 5 (8.20%) Time Series Forecasting
6 5 (8.20%) Validation
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Java
2 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
3 15 (24.59%) C
4 14 (22.95%) PowerShell
4 14 (22.95%) SQL
5 13 (21.31%) Perl
6 11 (18.03%) R
7 8 (13.11%) PHP
7 8 (13.11%) VBA
8 7 (11.48%) C#
9 6 (9.84%) MATLAB
9 6 (9.84%) Ruby
10 5 (8.20%) C++
11 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
12 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) PhD
2 2 (3.28%) RHCE
2 2 (3.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (19.67%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (8.20%) Docker
2 5 (8.20%) PowerHA
3 3 (4.92%) Postfix
3 3 (4.92%) qmail
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Nagios
2 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.48%) Puppet
3 6 (9.84%) Ansible
4 5 (8.20%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle
2 12 (19.67%) Cisco
2 12 (19.67%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.20%) Veritas
4 3 (4.92%) Sybase
4 3 (4.92%) Teradata
5 2 (3.28%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.64%) Minitab
6 1 (1.64%) Yahoo!
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