The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 68 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.87% 1.40% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 2.36% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 16
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
991 1146 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.71% 59.41% 66.96%
Number of salaries quoted 770 956 1054
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester +33 24 £35,000 - 7
Nantwich - 6 - -
Ellesmere Port - 4 £32,500 -
Crewe +3 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Warrington -17 2 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Macclesfield +15 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (40.28%) Java
2 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.89%) HTML
3 25 (34.72%) MySQL
3 25 (34.72%) Django
4 21 (29.17%) Degree
5 19 (26.39%) Oracle
5 19 (26.39%) .NET
5 19 (26.39%) Linux
5 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.00%) C++
7 17 (23.61%) CSS
8 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 15 (20.83%) PHP
10 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
10 13 (18.06%) SQL
11 12 (16.67%) UNIX
11 12 (16.67%) Windows
11 12 (16.67%) HTML5
12 10 (13.89%) Web Development
12 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
12 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
12 10 (13.89%) Perl
12 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
12 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (12.50%) Finance
13 9 (12.50%) Apache
13 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 9 (12.50%) Business Objects
13 9 (12.50%) OO

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (12.50%) Apache
2 6 (8.33%) SAS
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.78%) nginx
5 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.11%) Firewall
3 7 (9.72%) LDAP
4 6 (8.33%) NAS
5 4 (5.56%) DNS
6 3 (4.17%) Internet
6 3 (4.17%) SAN
6 3 (4.17%) DHCP
6 3 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.17%) VPN
6 3 (4.17%) ISDN
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) VoIP
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (1.39%) CTI
7 1 (1.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) MySQL
2 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Subversion
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Publishing
3 3 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (58.33%) Developer
2 28 (38.89%) Python Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Python/Django Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Django Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Consultant
8 7 (9.72%) Graduate
9 6 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (8.33%) Progress Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
11 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
12 3 (4.17%) Perl Developer
12 3 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 25 (34.72%) Django
3 19 (26.39%) .NET
4 17 (23.61%) CSS
5 12 (16.67%) HTML5
6 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.33%) jQuery
7 6 (8.33%) Flask
8 5 (6.94%) Web Services
9 4 (5.56%) J2EE
9 4 (5.56%) Middleware
10 3 (4.17%) LAMP
10 3 (4.17%) XHTML
10 3 (4.17%) JSON
11 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
11 2 (2.78%) Software Packaging
11 2 (2.78%) XML
11 2 (2.78%) Ajax
12 1 (1.39%) WebSockets
12 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.33%) Physics
3 6 (8.33%) Statistics
4 2 (2.78%) FMCG
4 2 (2.78%) W3C
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Linux
2 12 (16.67%) UNIX
2 12 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.78%) Debian
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 10 (13.89%) Web Development
3 9 (12.50%) OO
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
4 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) OOD
5 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.17%) Scrum
6 3 (4.17%) TDD
6 3 (4.17%) Pair Programming
6 3 (4.17%) ERP
6 3 (4.17%) Parallel Processing
6 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
7 2 (2.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Java
2 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.00%) C++
4 15 (20.83%) PHP
5 13 (18.06%) SQL
6 10 (13.89%) Perl
7 9 (12.50%) Golang
8 8 (11.11%) Ruby
9 7 (9.72%) C
10 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
10 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 3 (4.17%) C#
12 2 (2.78%) Erlang
12 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.39%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.17%) RHCE
3 3 (4.17%) MCITP
3 3 (4.17%) MCTS
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.17%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 9 (12.50%) Google
3 6 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 6 (8.33%) Progress
3 6 (8.33%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) Sony
4 3 (4.17%) Avaya
4 3 (4.17%) CommVault
4 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 3 (4.17%) HP
4 3 (4.17%) Compaq
4 3 (4.17%) Dell
4 3 (4.17%) Foundry
4 3 (4.17%) Brocade
5 2 (2.78%) Yahoo!
5 2 (2.78%) JBoss
5 2 (2.78%) Remedy
Congleton, Cheshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bonus/package/pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago