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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 40 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.51% 3.86% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 8.02% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -39.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,200 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
157 212 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.43% 48.18% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 117 166 315
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Debian
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) Squid
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (50.00%) MRTG
4 5 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Munin
4 5 (50.00%) Zenoss
4 5 (50.00%) nginx
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Nagios
4 5 (50.00%) SaltStack
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Varnish

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (10.00%) 802.11
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Linux Support
2 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (40.00%) IT Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) Django Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Django
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Debian
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) OpenWrt
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Squid
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Varnish
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Munin
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) F5
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) SaltStack
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
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