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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 33 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.35% 9.94% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 13.64% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 9
Median salary £80,000 £28,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+180.70% -57.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
104 132 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 70.27% 72.93% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 93 125 97
Median salary £33,250 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.74% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Django
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
4 1 (12.50%) Data Lake Analytics

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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Django Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Django
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) R
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Yahoo!
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago