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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 99 55 99
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +44
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 67 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 3.90% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 7.13% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 17
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £25,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
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
831 940 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.23% 54.75% 57.36%
Number of salaries quoted 669 738 856
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
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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 -12 7 £40,750 +16.42%
Knutsford -2 3 £38,250 +2.00%
Northwich - 3 £36,000 - 2
Warrington +5 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Macclesfield +11 1 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Crewe -7 1 £32,500 - 1
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (62.50%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.88%) C#
5 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) JUnit
6 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Banking
7 5 (15.63%) Ajax
7 5 (15.63%) Groovy
7 5 (15.63%) Django
7 5 (15.63%) C++
7 5 (15.63%) PHP
7 5 (15.63%) SAS
7 5 (15.63%) Web Services
7 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
8 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.50%) Puppet
8 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 4 (12.50%) DevOps
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (12.50%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Pig
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) HBase
2 3 (9.38%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) JMeter
3 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.38%) ClearCase
5 2 (6.25%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.25%) Ant
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) Metasploit
5 2 (6.25%) AppScan
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.13%) Python Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Technology
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Ajax
1 5 (15.63%) Django
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) CSS3
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) COM
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.50%) Statistics
2 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) CMDB
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (3.13%) Economics
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Robotics
4 1 (3.13%) Psychology
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Line Management
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.50%) Operations Research
4 4 (12.50%) Data Management
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) People Management
5 3 (9.38%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) Groovy
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) C
7 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
7 3 (9.38%) R
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.25%) Perforce
3 1 (3.13%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
Macclesfield, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Daresbury, Warrington
Research Councils UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Beniffits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bennifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago