The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 50 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.04% 0.64% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 1.07% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 17
Average salary £50,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
281 281 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.46% 59.53% 64.03%
Number of salaries quoted 244 264 308
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Python
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Python Salary Trend in Liverpool

Python
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 17 (70.83%) Java
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) SOA
2 14 (58.33%) Ruby
2 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) DB2
3 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) JMS
3 12 (50.00%) EAI
3 12 (50.00%) SLA
3 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 12 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 12 (50.00%) TIBCO Hawk
3 12 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
3 12 (50.00%) Change Management
3 12 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 12 (50.00%) Degree
3 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) UNIX
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.17%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) DOC1
1 2 (8.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 12 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (8.33%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 8 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 8 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Trainer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) JMS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) SOA
2 12 (50.00%) EAI
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Change Management
2 12 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Ruby
3 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) C
7 2 (8.33%) Groovy
8 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) SLA
1 12 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
2 2 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft