The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 - 60 50
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.58% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.02% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
189 295 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.31% 56.73% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 149 275 234
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Python
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Python Salary Trend in Lancashire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Django Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python/Django Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP