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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 48 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.02% 0.43% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 0.78% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £23,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
234 255 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 59.39% 55.08% 67.70%
Number of salaries quoted 195 232 295
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Ruby
4 9 (47.37%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) SOA
4 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) JMS
5 8 (42.11%) EAI
5 8 (42.11%) SLA
5 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
5 8 (42.11%) TIBCO
5 8 (42.11%) TIBCO Hawk
5 8 (42.11%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) DB2
5 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 8 (42.11%) TIBCO EMS
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Change Management
5 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) PHP
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) OO

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 8 (42.11%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) DOC1
1 1 (5.26%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (5.26%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) JMS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Django
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) EAI
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Ruby
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
2 8 (42.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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