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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 39 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.51% 1.97% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 3.46% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +123.40%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
164 260 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 49.40% 56.77% 58.35%
Number of salaries quoted 135 230 250
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (63.64%) Open Source
2 12 (54.55%) Tableau
2 12 (54.55%) Pentaho
2 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) QlikView
2 12 (54.55%) SAS
2 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (54.55%) IBM
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (54.55%) SPSS
2 12 (54.55%) Cognos
2 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analytics
2 12 (54.55%) Analytics
2 12 (54.55%) R
3 10 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) Base SAS
4 7 (31.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 6 (27.27%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
6 5 (22.73%) Game Development
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Teradata
6 5 (22.73%) Games

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (54.55%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (54.55%) QlikView
1 12 (54.55%) Pentaho
2 7 (31.82%) Base SAS
2 7 (31.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) SAS BI Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Development Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Debian
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Open Source
2 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analytics
2 12 (54.55%) Analytics
3 10 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 5 (22.73%) Game Development
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) R
2 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 6 (27.27%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) Lua
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Samba
1 1 (4.55%) Squid
1 1 (4.55%) KVM
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Munin
1 1 (4.55%) Zenoss
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) SmokePing
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cognos
1 12 (54.55%) IBM
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 12 (54.55%) Tableau
2 5 (22.73%) Cloudera
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Perforce
Liverpool, Merseyside
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