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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 84 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.40% 0.65% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 1.38% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 20
Average salary £30,223 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
629 872 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.99% 47.31% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 552 732 710
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Warrington +6 5 £30,223 -24.44% 1
Chester +5 5 £27,500 -16.66% 4
Crewe +9 2 £58,750 +95.83%
Northwich - 2 £39,250 - 1
Widnes - 1 £23,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (48.33%) Django
3 24 (40.00%) Linux
4 18 (30.00%) Perl
4 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (28.33%) HTML
6 15 (25.00%) CSS
7 14 (23.33%) Java
7 14 (23.33%) MySQL
7 14 (23.33%) Oracle
7 14 (23.33%) Ruby
7 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (21.67%) Unix
9 12 (20.00%) PHP
10 11 (18.33%) Ajax
10 11 (18.33%) DevOps
11 9 (15.00%) jQuery
11 9 (15.00%) Scrum
11 9 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (13.33%) SQL
12 8 (13.33%) JBoss
12 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
12 8 (13.33%) SDLC
13 7 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
13 7 (11.67%) Open Source
13 7 (11.67%) Puppet
13 7 (11.67%) Hudson
13 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (11.67%) XML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (13.33%) JBoss
1 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.67%) Node.js
4 3 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (5.00%) nginx
5 2 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.33%) iPlanet
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.33%) SAS
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) SPSS
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) OpenShift
1 2 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) VXLAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MySQL
2 9 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.67%) DB2
3 4 (6.67%) IBM BigInsights
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Hudson
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Gradle
3 5 (8.33%) Maven
3 5 (8.33%) Selenium
4 4 (6.67%) Ant
4 4 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 4 (6.67%) ClearCase
4 4 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.33%) AppScan
5 2 (3.33%) Burp Suite
5 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.33%) JUnit
5 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.00%) Publishing
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) Python Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Administrator
3 7 (11.67%) Django Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Python/Django Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Programmer
4 5 (8.33%) Python Programmer
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Principal Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Software Architect
7 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) Django
2 17 (28.33%) HTML
3 15 (25.00%) CSS
4 11 (18.33%) Ajax
5 9 (15.00%) jQuery
6 7 (11.67%) XML
7 6 (10.00%) HTML5
7 6 (10.00%) JSON
8 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.33%) J2EE
8 5 (8.33%) Spring
8 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 4 (6.67%) EJB
9 4 (6.67%) JMS
9 4 (6.67%) JSP
9 4 (6.67%) Servlets
9 4 (6.67%) Struts
9 4 (6.67%) WSDL
9 4 (6.67%) XHTML
9 4 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.67%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.67%) SCADA
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) Unix
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Android
4 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.33%) AIX
5 2 (3.33%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Debian
6 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) DevOps
3 9 (15.00%) Scrum
4 8 (13.33%) SDLC
5 7 (11.67%) Open Source
6 6 (10.00%) Analytics
6 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.00%) Web Development
7 5 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (6.67%) Android Development
8 4 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (6.67%) High Availability
8 4 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 4 (6.67%) ITIL
8 4 (6.67%) Line Management
8 4 (6.67%) Project Management
8 4 (6.67%) RAD
9 3 (5.00%) API Testing
9 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.00%) Perl
3 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (23.33%) Java
3 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 12 (20.00%) PHP
5 8 (13.33%) SQL
6 5 (8.33%) Groovy
6 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.67%) Apple Swift
7 4 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.00%) C
8 3 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Go
9 2 (3.33%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.33%) R
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) CCNA
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) GPFS
2 3 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.67%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.00%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) Intel
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) Minitab
5 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) WSO2
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.67%) Ruckus Wireless
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