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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
North West / Lancashire
Rank 49 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.23% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.97% 0.53% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
252 189 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.25% 55.10% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 156 248
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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 - 5 £31,500 -
Burnley - 2 £35,000 -
Blackburn +4 1 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Chorley - 1 - -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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

1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Perl
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Laravel
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (12.50%) SIEM
8 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
8 2 (12.50%) WordPress

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 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) Drupal
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
1 2 (12.50%) OpenCart
1 2 (12.50%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Bazaar
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) PhantomJS
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Python Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) Laravel
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) CakePHP
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Autofac
4 1 (6.25%) Django
4 1 (6.25%) Flask
4 1 (6.25%) MooTools
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) Pyramid
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SANS
3 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
1 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
2 1 (6.25%) HP
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