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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 124 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 61 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.53% 1.31% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 2.20% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 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 £56,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2227 2270 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.87% 59.55% 62.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2025 2180
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 £45,500 £46,000
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 - 6 £30,000 -
Bolton +5 3 £57,500 +91.66%
Salford +2 2 £50,000 +27.38%
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 58 (46.77%) Linux
2 51 (41.13%) C++
3 39 (31.45%) Perl
4 34 (27.42%) 3D Graphics
5 32 (25.81%) Java
6 30 (24.19%) Windows
6 30 (24.19%) Software Engineering
7 29 (23.39%) PHP
8 27 (21.77%) Games
9 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (20.97%) Ruby
10 24 (19.35%) C
10 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 22 (17.74%) SQL
11 22 (17.74%) Mac OS X
12 21 (16.94%) C#
12 21 (16.94%) OO
13 20 (16.13%) Degree
14 19 (15.32%) Animation
15 18 (14.52%) OpenGL
16 17 (13.71%) HTML
17 16 (12.90%) Web Services
18 15 (12.10%) MySQL
19 14 (11.29%) CSS
20 13 (10.48%) UNIX
20 13 (10.48%) Finance
20 13 (10.48%) QA
21 11 (8.87%) Apache
21 11 (8.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 11 (8.87%) 3D Modelling

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.87%) Apache
2 6 (4.84%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.03%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.03%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.03%) SAS
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) Node.js
6 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.81%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) SPSS
2 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.03%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.81%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Broadband
4 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) MySQL
2 10 (8.06%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.26%) Big Data
4 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.84%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.03%) HBase
7 5 (4.03%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.03%) Data Mining
7 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.03%) Sqoop
7 5 (4.03%) Triplestore
8 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.42%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.45%) Subversion
3 4 (3.23%) Maven
3 4 (3.23%) Ant
3 4 (3.23%) Toad
3 4 (3.23%) ERwin
3 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.23%) Log4j
4 3 (2.42%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.42%) Hudson
5 2 (1.61%) Selenium
5 2 (1.61%) SCons
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.81%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (21.77%) Games
2 13 (10.48%) Finance
3 6 (4.84%) Banking
4 5 (4.03%) Front Office
4 5 (4.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.42%) German Language
5 3 (2.42%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.42%) Turkish Language
6 2 (1.61%) Marketing
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (50.81%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 23 (18.55%) C++ Developer
4 20 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 14 (11.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (8.87%) Python Developer
6 11 (8.87%) Games Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Lead Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Consultant
8 7 (5.65%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.84%) C++ Games Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.84%) Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Tester
10 5 (4.03%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.03%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.52%) OpenGL
2 17 (13.71%) HTML
3 16 (12.90%) Web Services
4 14 (11.29%) CSS
5 10 (8.06%) .NET
5 10 (8.06%) HTML5
6 9 (7.26%) Qt
7 8 (6.45%) Django
7 8 (6.45%) CSS3
8 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.65%) XML
9 6 (4.84%) DirectX
10 5 (4.03%) SVG
10 5 (4.03%) SOAP
10 5 (4.03%) OpenCL
11 4 (3.23%) JMS
11 4 (3.23%) Servlets
11 4 (3.23%) JAX-RPC
11 4 (3.23%) XSD
11 4 (3.23%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.42%) 3D Graphics
2 19 (15.32%) Animation
3 11 (8.87%) Open Source
3 11 (8.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.26%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.65%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.84%) iPhone
7 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.84%) Xbox
8 5 (4.03%) Visualisation
8 5 (4.03%) CUDA
9 4 (3.23%) Neural Network
10 2 (1.61%) Replication
10 2 (1.61%) Physics
10 2 (1.61%) User Experience
11 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.81%) Online Games
11 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (46.77%) Linux
2 30 (24.19%) Windows
3 22 (17.74%) Mac OS X
4 13 (10.48%) UNIX
5 9 (7.26%) CentOS
6 8 (6.45%) Android
7 4 (3.23%) AIX
7 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.61%) Solaris
8 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.61%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.81%) Fedora
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.19%) Software Engineering
2 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.94%) OO
4 11 (8.87%) 3D Modelling
4 11 (8.87%) DevOps
5 10 (8.06%) Time Management
5 10 (8.06%) CAD
6 9 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.45%) Analytics
7 8 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.45%) Software Testing
8 7 (5.65%) Automated Testing
8 7 (5.65%) TDD
8 7 (5.65%) Web Development
9 6 (4.84%) Manual Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Image Processing
9 6 (4.84%) MapReduce
9 6 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.84%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.13%) C++
2 39 (31.45%) Perl
3 32 (25.81%) Java
4 29 (23.39%) PHP
5 26 (20.97%) Ruby
6 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 24 (19.35%) C
7 22 (17.74%) SQL
8 21 (16.94%) C#
9 11 (8.87%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.84%) Lua
10 6 (4.84%) PHP5
10 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.84%) GLSL
11 5 (4.03%) R
12 4 (3.23%) Scala
13 3 (2.42%) VBA
13 3 (2.42%) Clojure
14 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) ISEB
3 7 (5.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) CISSP
4 1 (0.81%) RHCE
4 1 (0.81%) CISM
4 1 (0.81%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.61%) KVM
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (8.06%) Puppet
3 3 (2.42%) CFEngine
3 3 (2.42%) Ansible
4 2 (1.61%) logstash
4 2 (1.61%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) Nessus
5 1 (0.81%) YUM
5 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.81%) Salt
5 1 (0.81%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (6.45%) Oracle
1 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.65%) Sony
3 6 (4.84%) VMware
4 5 (4.03%) Hitachi
5 4 (3.23%) Actimize
5 4 (3.23%) Perforce
5 4 (3.23%) IBM
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.61%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.61%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Zend
8 1 (0.81%) Splunk
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