The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 89 127 136
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 105 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.71% 1.47% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 2.64% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 47 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Python
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1883 2271 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 48.66% 55.61% 59.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1926 2027
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Python
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Manchester region.

Python Salary Trend in Manchester

Python
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Manchester

Python
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 14 £30,000 -
Oldham - 4 £45,000 -
Salford 0 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 78 (41.71%) Linux
2 77 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (39.57%) PHP
4 69 (36.90%) Java
5 56 (29.95%) Bash Shell
6 52 (27.81%) C++
7 50 (26.74%) JavaScript
8 47 (25.13%) MySQL
9 45 (24.06%) Perl
10 44 (23.53%) Ruby
11 42 (22.46%) HTML
12 41 (21.93%) CSS
13 35 (18.72%) Puppet
14 34 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 33 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
16 32 (17.11%) CentOS
17 31 (16.58%) jQuery
18 30 (16.04%) Amazon AWS
19 29 (15.51%) Node.js
19 29 (15.51%) C
20 28 (14.97%) Scala
20 28 (14.97%) Backbone.js
21 27 (14.44%) DevOps
21 27 (14.44%) C#
22 26 (13.90%) Windows
23 25 (13.37%) TDD
24 24 (12.83%) Apache
25 22 (11.76%) Django
25 22 (11.76%) AngularJS
26 21 (11.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (15.51%) Node.js
2 24 (12.83%) Apache
3 11 (5.88%) nginx
3 11 (5.88%) Apache Pig
4 8 (4.28%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.67%) CMS
6 3 (1.60%) WordPress
6 3 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.60%) Confluence
7 2 (1.07%) SilverStripe
7 2 (1.07%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.07%) SAS
7 2 (1.07%) Drupal
8 1 (0.53%) Jetty
8 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Office
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.04%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.49%) Route 53
2 14 (7.49%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.07%) GitHub
3 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.07%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.49%) VPN
1 14 (7.49%) PPTP
1 14 (7.49%) IPsec
1 14 (7.49%) OpenVPN
2 5 (2.67%) Internet
2 5 (2.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (2.67%) VoIP
3 2 (1.07%) SNMP
3 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.07%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.13%) MySQL
2 33 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (6.42%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 10 (5.35%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.81%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.28%) HBase
7 8 (4.28%) Big Data
7 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.67%) Redis
9 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 18 (9.63%) Subversion
2 13 (6.95%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.28%) Selenium
5 7 (3.74%) JIRA
6 6 (3.21%) JUnit
7 5 (2.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.14%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.14%) HP UFT
8 4 (2.14%) NUnit
8 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.60%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.60%) Ant
9 3 (1.60%) Maven
9 3 (1.60%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.07%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.07%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (9.63%) Finance
1 18 (9.63%) Games
2 9 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.21%) Retail
4 4 (2.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (36.36%) Developer
2 23 (12.30%) Software Engineer
3 17 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.02%) AWS Developer
5 14 (7.49%) Build Engineer
6 11 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (5.35%) Python Developer
7 10 (5.35%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (4.81%) Junior
8 9 (4.81%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.28%) Architect
10 7 (3.74%) DBA
10 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.74%) QA Engineer
10 7 (3.74%) Python/Django Developer
10 7 (3.74%) Django Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.46%) HTML
2 41 (21.93%) CSS
3 31 (16.58%) jQuery
4 28 (14.97%) Backbone.js
5 22 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 22 (11.76%) Django
6 21 (11.23%) .NET
7 16 (8.56%) Web Services
8 15 (8.02%) Play Framework
9 13 (6.95%) Akka
9 13 (6.95%) LAMP
10 12 (6.42%) XML
10 12 (6.42%) Ember.js
11 11 (5.88%) HTML5
12 10 (5.35%) PyQt
12 10 (5.35%) CSS3
13 6 (3.21%) REST
14 5 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.67%) EJB
14 5 (2.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Cryptography
1 14 (7.49%) PKI
2 12 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.35%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (5.35%) Animation
4 9 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.28%) Statistics
6 6 (3.21%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.21%) Replication
6 6 (3.21%) Derivative
6 6 (3.21%) User Experience
7 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.67%) Online Games
8 4 (2.14%) iPhone
8 4 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.60%) Clustering
10 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.07%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 78 (41.71%) Linux
2 32 (17.11%) CentOS
3 26 (13.90%) Windows
4 21 (11.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (7.49%) Debian
6 12 (6.42%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.42%) UNIX
7 11 (5.88%) SUSE
8 9 (4.81%) Fedora
9 8 (4.28%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.74%) AIX
11 6 (3.21%) HPUX
11 6 (3.21%) Solaris
12 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.07%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 27 (14.44%) DevOps
4 25 (13.37%) TDD
5 19 (10.16%) Analytics
6 18 (9.63%) Open Source
6 18 (9.63%) Scrum
7 16 (8.56%) Data Protection
8 15 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (7.49%) Migration
9 14 (7.49%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.35%) OOP
11 10 (5.35%) Project Planning
11 10 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.35%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.81%) Functional Programming
12 9 (4.81%) Data Analysis
12 9 (4.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.57%) PHP
2 69 (36.90%) Java
3 56 (29.95%) Bash Shell
4 52 (27.81%) C++
5 50 (26.74%) JavaScript
6 45 (24.06%) Perl
7 44 (23.53%) Ruby
8 29 (15.51%) C
9 28 (14.97%) Scala
10 27 (14.44%) C#
11 17 (9.09%) SQL
11 17 (9.09%) PowerShell
12 12 (6.42%) R
13 6 (3.21%) sed
13 6 (3.21%) AWK
14 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.60%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.60%) Bourne shell
16 2 (1.07%) Groovy
16 2 (1.07%) Go
Qualifications
1 14 (7.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.81%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (8.56%) Docker
2 11 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.74%) HDFS
4 3 (1.60%) Xen
5 2 (1.07%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.53%) KVM
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.53%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Varnish
6 1 (0.53%) Ceph
6 1 (0.53%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 35 (18.72%) Puppet
2 20 (10.70%) Vagrant
3 13 (6.95%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.74%) Nagios
5 4 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (1.07%) yum
6 2 (1.07%) logstash
6 2 (1.07%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.53%) cPanel
7 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.53%) Ansible
7 1 (0.53%) Plesk
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.53%) Cacti
7 1 (0.53%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 19 (10.16%) Red Hat
2 13 (6.95%) VMware
3 12 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.35%) HP
5 8 (4.28%) SAP
6 7 (3.74%) Hortonworks
7 4 (2.14%) Oracle
8 3 (1.60%) Perforce
8 3 (1.60%) Zend
8 3 (1.60%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.60%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.07%) Splunk
9 2 (1.07%) New Relic
10 1 (0.53%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (0.53%) EMC
10 1 (0.53%) Veritas
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Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £30k DOE + Extensive benefits
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