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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 39 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.41% 1.93% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 3.41% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 8
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
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
191 293 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.07% 56.67% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 162 262 284
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (65.38%) Open Source
2 15 (57.69%) Visualisation
2 15 (57.69%) Pentaho
2 15 (57.69%) QlikView
2 15 (57.69%) R
2 15 (57.69%) Tableau
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analytics
2 15 (57.69%) Analytics
2 15 (57.69%) SAS
2 15 (57.69%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (57.69%) IBM
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (57.69%) SPSS
2 15 (57.69%) Cognos
2 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
3 10 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 8 (30.77%) Teradata
4 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) Cloudera
5 7 (26.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 7 (26.92%) Base SAS
6 6 (23.08%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 5 (19.23%) Game Development
7 5 (19.23%) C#

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (57.69%) SAS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) BusinessObjects
1 15 (57.69%) QlikView
1 15 (57.69%) Pentaho
2 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 7 (26.92%) Base SAS
3 7 (26.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (19.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (30.77%) SAS BI Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Development Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Development Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Debian
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Open Source
2 15 (57.69%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analytics
2 15 (57.69%) Analytics
3 10 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (19.23%) Game Development
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) R
2 8 (30.77%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Lua
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Samba
1 2 (7.69%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
1 2 (7.69%) Munin
1 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
1 2 (7.69%) SmokePing
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cognos
1 15 (57.69%) IBM
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
1 15 (57.69%) Tableau
2 8 (30.77%) Cloudera
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Teradata
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
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