The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 45 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.67% 1.56% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 3.23% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 8
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +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
234 155 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.66% 48.44% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 177 126 227
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Python.

1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 23 (82.14%) Bash Shell
3 14 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) Perl
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (42.86%) Web Development
6 11 (39.29%) Django
6 11 (39.29%) PHP
6 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
6 11 (39.29%) Apache
6 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) Subversion
7 10 (35.71%) C++
7 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 10 (35.71%) Degree
7 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 9 (32.14%) nginx
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
9 8 (28.57%) C#
9 8 (28.57%) Nagios
9 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 8 (28.57%) Backup Exec
9 8 (28.57%) Debian
9 8 (28.57%) CentOS
9 8 (28.57%) Munin
9 8 (28.57%) Varnish
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 7 (25.00%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 11 (39.29%) Apache
2 9 (32.14%) nginx
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
3 3 (10.71%) Drupal
3 3 (10.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Magento
1 3 (10.71%) OpenCart
1 3 (10.71%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (10.71%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.57%) 802.11
3 1 (3.57%) MRTG
3 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Bazaar
3 3 (10.71%) Mercurial
3 3 (10.71%) PhantomJS
3 3 (10.71%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Applications Support
4 7 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (25.00%) Linux Support
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Magento Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Release Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) Django
4 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 7 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 6 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) CakePHP
7 3 (10.71%) CSS3
7 3 (10.71%) Laravel
7 3 (10.71%) MooTools
7 3 (10.71%) Node.js
7 3 (10.71%) Symfony
8 2 (7.14%) LAMP
8 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Cybercrime
2 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Tandem
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) CentOS
3 8 (28.57%) Debian
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Unix
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (3.57%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (42.86%) Web Development
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Bash Shell
2 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) PHP
4 10 (35.71%) C++
5 8 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) C
6 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Varnish
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (3.57%) Squid
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 8 (28.57%) Munin
1 8 (28.57%) Nagios
2 7 (25.00%) Cacti
2 7 (25.00%) Puppet
3 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco
1 3 (10.71%) Citrix
1 3 (10.71%) F5
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
1 3 (10.71%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce
3 1 (3.57%) SaltStack