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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 136 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 55 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.37% 1.49% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 2.47% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 43
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
2263 2223 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.22% 60.29% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1965 2173
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Altrincham - 8 £30,000 -
Bolton +8 3 £57,500 +53.33%
Salford -1 2 £50,000 +27.38%
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 54 (45.00%) Linux
2 44 (36.67%) C++
3 37 (30.83%) Perl
4 32 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
5 30 (25.00%) Java
6 29 (24.17%) PHP
7 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (20.83%) Ruby
8 25 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 25 (20.83%) Windows
8 25 (20.83%) Games
9 24 (20.00%) SQL
9 24 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 21 (17.50%) HTML
11 20 (16.67%) C
11 20 (16.67%) C#
11 20 (16.67%) OO
12 18 (15.00%) Mac OS X
12 18 (15.00%) CSS
13 17 (14.17%) OpenGL
13 17 (14.17%) Finance
13 17 (14.17%) Degree
13 17 (14.17%) Animation
14 16 (13.33%) Web Services
15 15 (12.50%) MySQL
16 13 (10.83%) UNIX
17 12 (10.00%) HTML5
18 11 (9.17%) Open Source
18 11 (9.17%) Apache
18 11 (9.17%) ISEB

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (9.17%) Apache
2 6 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.17%) SAS
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.67%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SPSS
2 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.33%) SaaS
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.83%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.50%) MySQL
2 10 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.67%) Big Data
3 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.17%) Triplestore
6 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.17%) HBase
6 5 (4.17%) Sqoop
6 5 (4.17%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.17%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.50%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.17%) Subversion
3 4 (3.33%) Toad
3 4 (3.33%) Ant
3 4 (3.33%) Log4j
3 4 (3.33%) ERwin
3 4 (3.33%) Maven
3 4 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.67%) Selenium
5 2 (1.67%) Hudson
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.83%) SCons
6 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (20.83%) Games
2 17 (14.17%) Finance
3 8 (6.67%) Banking
4 7 (5.83%) Front Office
4 7 (5.83%) Back Office
5 3 (2.50%) German Language
5 3 (2.50%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.50%) Turkish Language
6 2 (1.67%) Automotive
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (50.83%) Developer
2 23 (19.17%) Software Engineer
3 22 (18.33%) C++ Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 14 (11.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (9.17%) Python Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Consultant
8 9 (7.50%) Games Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.67%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Implementation Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) IT Consultant
11 6 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) C++ Games Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Big Data Architect
12 5 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.50%) HTML
2 18 (15.00%) CSS
3 17 (14.17%) OpenGL
4 16 (13.33%) Web Services
5 12 (10.00%) HTML5
6 10 (8.33%) CSS3
6 10 (8.33%) .NET
6 10 (8.33%) Django
7 9 (7.50%) Qt
8 7 (5.83%) XML
8 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.00%) DirectX
10 5 (4.17%) OpenCL
10 5 (4.17%) SOAP
10 5 (4.17%) SVG
11 4 (3.33%) JMS
11 4 (3.33%) JAX-RPC
11 4 (3.33%) EJB
11 4 (3.33%) Servlets
11 4 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
2 17 (14.17%) Animation
3 11 (9.17%) Open Source
3 11 (9.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.83%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.00%) iPhone
6 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.00%) Xbox
7 5 (4.17%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.17%) CUDA
8 3 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.50%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.67%) Replication
9 2 (1.67%) User Experience
10 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.83%) Online Games
10 1 (0.83%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.83%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 54 (45.00%) Linux
2 25 (20.83%) Windows
3 18 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 13 (10.83%) UNIX
5 9 (7.50%) CentOS
6 8 (6.67%) Android
7 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.33%) AIX
8 2 (1.67%) Solaris
8 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.67%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.83%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (16.67%) OO
4 10 (8.33%) CAD
5 9 (7.50%) 3D Modelling
5 9 (7.50%) Web Development
5 9 (7.50%) Software Testing
5 9 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (7.50%) DevOps
6 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.67%) Analytics
6 8 (6.67%) Time Management
7 7 (5.83%) Release Management
7 7 (5.83%) Manual Testing
7 7 (5.83%) Data Mapping
7 7 (5.83%) TDD
7 7 (5.83%) Business Analysis
7 7 (5.83%) Automated Testing
7 7 (5.83%) Project Management
7 7 (5.83%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.67%) C++
2 37 (30.83%) Perl
3 30 (25.00%) Java
4 29 (24.17%) PHP
5 25 (20.83%) Ruby
5 25 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 24 (20.00%) SQL
7 20 (16.67%) C
7 20 (16.67%) C#
8 9 (7.50%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.00%) GLSL
10 5 (4.17%) R
10 5 (4.17%) PHP5
11 4 (3.33%) Lua
11 4 (3.33%) Scala
12 3 (2.50%) Clojure
12 3 (2.50%) VBA
13 1 (0.83%) XPath
13 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.17%) Degree
2 11 (9.17%) ISEB
3 9 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.67%) KVM
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (8.33%) Puppet
3 3 (2.50%) Ansible
3 3 (2.50%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.67%) Nagios
4 2 (1.67%) logstash
5 1 (0.83%) Salt
5 1 (0.83%) Kibana
5 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.83%) YUM
5 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle
2 8 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.83%) Sony
4 5 (4.17%) Hitachi
4 5 (4.17%) VMware
5 4 (3.33%) IBM
5 4 (3.33%) Actimize
6 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.67%) Perforce
7 2 (1.67%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.67%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.83%) Splunk
8 1 (0.83%) Zend
8 1 (0.83%) Google
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Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - plus exceptional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 inc bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £40,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago