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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 107 116 151
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Permanent jobs citing Python 76 75 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.10% 1.87% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 3.27% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 40
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
1934 2296 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.47% 57.19% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1994 2278
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Cheadle +8 1 - -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (53.24%) Java
2 65 (46.76%) C++
3 50 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (33.81%) C#
4 47 (33.81%) PHP
5 45 (32.37%) Ruby
6 43 (30.94%) JavaScript
7 40 (28.78%) Linux
8 38 (27.34%) Perl
9 35 (25.18%) MySQL
10 34 (24.46%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (23.74%) HTML
11 33 (23.74%) CSS
11 33 (23.74%) Software Engineering
12 29 (20.86%) Web Services
12 29 (20.86%) .NET
13 28 (20.14%) SQL
13 28 (20.14%) jQuery
14 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
15 20 (14.39%) OOP
16 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (12.95%) Big Data
17 18 (12.95%) Bash Shell
18 17 (12.23%) Degree
19 16 (11.51%) Hadoop
20 15 (10.79%) nginx
20 15 (10.79%) Scala
20 15 (10.79%) Open Source
20 15 (10.79%) XML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (10.79%) nginx
2 14 (10.07%) Node.js
3 13 (9.35%) Apache
3 13 (9.35%) Apache Pig
4 6 (4.32%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.16%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Maya
1 2 (1.44%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.44%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (4.32%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.18%) MySQL
2 34 (24.46%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
4 18 (12.95%) Big Data
5 16 (11.51%) Hadoop
6 15 (10.79%) Amazon Redshift
7 14 (10.07%) Apache Hive
7 14 (10.07%) NoSQL
8 11 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (6.47%) MongoDB
10 6 (4.32%) HBase
11 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.72%) Text Mining
14 1 (0.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.16%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.72%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (7.19%) Retail
2 8 (5.76%) Games
3 4 (2.88%) Finance
4 3 (2.16%) Electronics
4 3 (2.16%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (58.27%) Developer
2 18 (12.95%) Software Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Software Developer
3 12 (8.63%) AWS Developer
4 11 (7.91%) Architect
4 11 (7.91%) Web Developer
5 10 (7.19%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.19%) Python Developer
6 9 (6.47%) QA Engineer
6 9 (6.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Software Architect
7 6 (4.32%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.32%) PHP Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Linux Software Architect
8 5 (3.60%) Tools Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Lead Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Quality Engineer
9 4 (2.88%) Administrator
9 4 (2.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.74%) CSS
1 33 (23.74%) HTML
2 29 (20.86%) .NET
2 29 (20.86%) Web Services
3 28 (20.14%) jQuery
4 15 (10.79%) XML
5 14 (10.07%) Django
5 14 (10.07%) Kafka
6 13 (9.35%) Backbone.js
7 11 (7.91%) Ajax
7 11 (7.91%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.47%) XSLT
8 9 (6.47%) XHTML
8 9 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (6.47%) REST
9 7 (5.04%) Akka
10 6 (4.32%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.32%) WinForms
11 5 (3.60%) JSON
11 5 (3.60%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.79%) Open Source
3 10 (7.19%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.47%) 3D Graphics
5 8 (5.76%) Animation
5 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.04%) Visualisation
6 7 (5.04%) Statistics
7 3 (2.16%) Physics
7 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.44%) GIS
9 1 (0.72%) Derivative
9 1 (0.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.72%) Life Science
9 1 (0.72%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.78%) Linux
2 7 (5.04%) UNIX
2 7 (5.04%) CentOS
3 6 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.88%) Windows
5 3 (2.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.72%) SUSE
6 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.72%) AIX
6 1 (0.72%) HPUX
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.74%) Software Engineering
3 20 (14.39%) OOP
4 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.35%) OO
6 12 (8.63%) Configuration Management
7 10 (7.19%) Web Development
8 9 (6.47%) Functional Programming
9 8 (5.76%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.04%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.32%) Test Management
11 6 (4.32%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.32%) MapReduce
12 5 (3.60%) 3D Visualisation
13 4 (2.88%) 3D Animation
13 4 (2.88%) Analytics
13 4 (2.88%) Information Assurance
13 4 (2.88%) Coaching
13 4 (2.88%) Information Security
13 4 (2.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (53.24%) Java
2 65 (46.76%) C++
3 47 (33.81%) C#
3 47 (33.81%) PHP
4 45 (32.37%) Ruby
5 43 (30.94%) JavaScript
6 38 (27.34%) Perl
7 28 (20.14%) SQL
8 18 (12.95%) Bash Shell
9 15 (10.79%) Scala
10 7 (5.04%) R
10 7 (5.04%) C
10 7 (5.04%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.60%) PHP5
12 4 (2.88%) Haskell
12 4 (2.88%) OCaml
13 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.16%) Erlang
13 3 (2.16%) XPath
13 3 (2.16%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) ISEB
3 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.44%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) HDFS
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.44%) Docker
3 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) Puppet
2 7 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.88%) Nagios
4 2 (1.44%) Cacti
4 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.72%) Ansible
5 1 (0.72%) logstash
5 1 (0.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
2 6 (4.32%) SAP
2 6 (4.32%) Hortonworks
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.16%) VMware
4 3 (2.16%) Facebook
4 3 (2.16%) Twitter
5 2 (1.44%) ESRI
5 2 (1.44%) Zend
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle
6 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Sony
6 1 (0.72%) Splunk
6 1 (0.72%) Tableau
6 1 (0.72%) Percona
6 1 (0.72%) Rackspace
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