The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 29 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.76% 8.26% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 10.31% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Median salary £52,500 £28,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -57.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 97 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 65.91% 80.17% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 70 89 89
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Python
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Chester region.

Python Salary Trend in Chester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Python.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (20.00%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau