The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 10 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 24 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.26% 4.07% 10.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 8.14% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 28
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
Cheshire

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
130 86 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 71.82% 50.00% 68.58%
Number of salaries quoted 117 67 143
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £23,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Chester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 31 (91.18%) Django
2 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) MySQL
4 16 (47.06%) Linux
5 15 (44.12%) Web Development
6 10 (29.41%) CSS
6 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 9 (26.47%) DevOps
7 9 (26.47%) Open Source
8 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
9 7 (20.59%) PHP
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) Publishing
9 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.76%) Unix
11 4 (11.76%) Yahoo!
12 3 (8.82%) Mac OS
12 3 (8.82%) ION Trading
12 3 (8.82%) Debian
13 2 (5.88%) TDD
14 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
14 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
14 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
14 1 (2.94%) Ruby
14 1 (2.94%) Content Management
14 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
14 1 (2.94%) CentOS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (20.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
1 30 (88.24%) Python Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Django Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Programmer
3 2 (5.88%) Python Programmer
4 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) Django
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.59%) jQuery
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Debian
3 3 (8.82%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Web Development
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps
2 9 (26.47%) Open Source
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Content Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
5 1 (2.94%) SDLC
5 1 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) vCloud
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Yahoo!
2 3 (8.82%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
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