The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 117 139 164
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +25
Permanent jobs citing Python 67 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.70% 1.14% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 1.86% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 61 43 10
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2201 2585 2290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.75% 61.53% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 2316 2091
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
North West

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Bolton -3 2 £33,000 +10.00%
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 80 (55.56%) Linux
2 69 (47.92%) C++
3 49 (34.03%) Perl
4 46 (31.94%) PHP
5 43 (29.86%) 3D Graphics
6 41 (28.47%) Software Engineering
7 39 (27.08%) Windows
8 34 (23.61%) Java
9 33 (22.92%) Games
9 33 (22.92%) Ruby
10 29 (20.14%) Animation
10 29 (20.14%) Mac OS X
11 28 (19.44%) C
12 25 (17.36%) JavaScript
13 23 (15.97%) OO
13 23 (15.97%) QA
14 22 (15.28%) Degree
14 22 (15.28%) MySQL
15 20 (13.89%) C#
16 19 (13.19%) Bash Shell
17 18 (12.50%) OpenGL
18 17 (11.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 17 (11.81%) Web Services
18 17 (11.81%) Time Management
19 16 (11.11%) Computer Science
19 16 (11.11%) HTML
19 16 (11.11%) Puppet
20 14 (9.72%) SQL
20 14 (9.72%) CentOS
20 14 (9.72%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 13 (9.03%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 10 (6.94%) Apache
4 6 (4.17%) Apache Pig
4 6 (4.17%) SAS
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.69%) WordPress
6 1 (0.69%) Node.js
6 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) SPSS
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.78%) HTTP
3 3 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.28%) MySQL
2 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 9 (6.25%) Big Data
3 8 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.17%) HBase
4 6 (4.17%) Sqoop
4 6 (4.17%) Triplestore
4 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.39%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.33%) Subversion
3 7 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.78%) Maven
4 4 (2.78%) Log4j
4 4 (2.78%) Hudson
4 4 (2.78%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.78%) SCons
4 4 (2.78%) Ant
4 4 (2.78%) Toad
4 4 (2.78%) ERwin
5 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.08%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.39%) NUnit
6 2 (1.39%) Selenium
6 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.39%) JUnit
6 2 (1.39%) JMeter
6 2 (1.39%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (22.92%) Games
2 6 (4.17%) Finance
3 5 (3.47%) Marketing
4 3 (2.08%) Retail
4 3 (2.08%) Advertising
5 2 (1.39%) Military
5 2 (1.39%) Automotive
5 2 (1.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (45.14%) Developer
2 41 (28.47%) Software Engineer
3 23 (15.97%) C++ Developer
4 20 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 14 (9.72%) C++ Software Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.03%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (9.03%) Python Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (8.33%) Administrator
8 11 (7.64%) Games Developer
9 10 (6.94%) PHP Developer
10 9 (6.25%) QA Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Lead Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Quality Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) Architect
13 6 (4.17%) Data Architect
13 6 (4.17%) Senior Developer
13 6 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
13 6 (4.17%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.50%) OpenGL
2 17 (11.81%) Web Services
3 16 (11.11%) HTML
4 12 (8.33%) CSS
5 9 (6.25%) Qt
6 8 (5.56%) .NET
7 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.86%) HTML5
8 6 (4.17%) Django
8 6 (4.17%) XML
8 6 (4.17%) DirectX
8 6 (4.17%) MapReduce
9 5 (3.47%) OpenCL
9 5 (3.47%) REST
9 5 (3.47%) CSS3
9 5 (3.47%) SOAP
10 4 (2.78%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (2.78%) WCF
10 4 (2.78%) LINQ
10 4 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (29.86%) 3D Graphics
2 29 (20.14%) Animation
3 17 (11.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 12 (8.33%) Open Source
6 7 (4.86%) Replication
6 7 (4.86%) Xbox
7 6 (4.17%) iPhone
7 6 (4.17%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.47%) CUDA
8 5 (3.47%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.78%) Neural Network
9 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.39%) Physics
11 1 (0.69%) Telematics
11 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.69%) Clustering
11 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 80 (55.56%) Linux
2 39 (27.08%) Windows
3 29 (20.14%) Mac OS X
4 14 (9.72%) CentOS
5 12 (8.33%) UNIX
6 9 (6.25%) Android
7 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.78%) AIX
8 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.39%) Debian
10 1 (0.69%) Fedora
10 1 (0.69%) SUSE
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.47%) Software Engineering
2 23 (15.97%) OO
3 17 (11.81%) Time Management
4 13 (9.03%) 3D Modelling
4 13 (9.03%) DevOps
5 10 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (6.94%) E-Commerce
5 10 (6.94%) Configuration Management
6 9 (6.25%) Workflow
6 9 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.56%) CAD
7 8 (5.56%) Analytics
7 8 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 6 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 6 (4.17%) Data Security
8 6 (4.17%) ETL
8 6 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (3.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (47.92%) C++
2 49 (34.03%) Perl
3 46 (31.94%) PHP
4 34 (23.61%) Java
5 33 (22.92%) Ruby
6 28 (19.44%) C
7 25 (17.36%) JavaScript
8 20 (13.89%) C#
9 19 (13.19%) Bash Shell
10 14 (9.72%) SQL
11 11 (7.64%) PHP5
12 9 (6.25%) Lua
13 8 (5.56%) Shell Script
14 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
14 6 (4.17%) R
14 6 (4.17%) GLSL
15 1 (0.69%) Scala
15 1 (0.69%) Erlang
15 1 (0.69%) XPath
15 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.28%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) RHCE
3 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) CISM
4 2 (1.39%) CISMP
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) MCSA
4 2 (1.39%) CISSP
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.97%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 5 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Nmap
3 1 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (11.11%) Puppet
2 13 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.56%) Nagios
4 7 (4.86%) logstash
5 6 (4.17%) Kibana
6 5 (3.47%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.69%) YUM
8 1 (0.69%) Nessus
8 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (8.33%) VMware
2 10 (6.94%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.56%) Sony
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle
4 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.47%) Perforce
5 5 (3.47%) Hitachi
6 4 (2.78%) Actimize
6 4 (2.78%) IBM
7 2 (1.39%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.69%) Splunk
8 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.69%) Zend
8 1 (0.69%) BMC
8 1 (0.69%) SolidWorks
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