The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 47 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.09% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 0.73% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Median salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
194 273 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.65% 53.95% 66.15%
Number of salaries quoted 178 229 284
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,700 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Python
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 3 £35,000 -
Burnley - 1 £22,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Python.

1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Django
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 4 (33.33%) iPad
5 4 (33.33%) REST
5 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) Sass
6 3 (25.00%) LESS
6 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
6 3 (25.00%) React
6 3 (25.00%) SMACSS
6 3 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Django
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (25.00%) LESS
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 3 (25.00%) React
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (8.33%) Java SE
6 1 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Blog
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) SMACSS
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (8.33%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat