The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 81 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 104 77 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.02% 2.16% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 4.03% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 82 63 56
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1836 1909 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.23% 53.65% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1666 1977
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Manchester

Python
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 5 £47,500 -
Oldham - 4 - - 1
Salford - 2 - - 1
Bolton - 1 - -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Python.

1 138 (63.30%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (46.79%) Linux
3 89 (40.83%) Ruby
4 82 (37.61%) Java
5 81 (37.16%) PHP
5 81 (37.16%) DevOps
6 74 (33.94%) JavaScript
7 69 (31.65%) Puppet
8 60 (27.52%) Scrum
9 56 (25.69%) Bash Shell
10 51 (23.39%) Opscode Chef
11 48 (22.02%) MySQL
12 46 (21.10%) HTML
12 46 (21.10%) CSS
13 45 (20.64%) Degree
14 44 (20.18%) SQL
15 42 (19.27%) Perl
15 42 (19.27%) Configuration Management
16 40 (18.35%) TDD
17 39 (17.89%) Shell Script
17 39 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
18 38 (17.43%) Unix
19 37 (16.97%) .NET
19 37 (16.97%) Open Source
20 35 (16.06%) C++
20 35 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
21 34 (15.60%) Git (software)
21 34 (15.60%) Computer Science
22 32 (14.68%) Unit Testing
23 30 (13.76%) Software Engineering

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (12.84%) Node.js
2 26 (11.93%) OpenStack
3 21 (9.63%) nginx
4 16 (7.34%) JBoss
4 16 (7.34%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.88%) CloudStack
5 15 (6.88%) WebLogic
6 14 (6.42%) Tomcat
7 13 (5.96%) Apache
8 11 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (4.13%) Confluence
10 8 (3.67%) Apache Spark
11 5 (2.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.92%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.92%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.46%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.46%) SAS
13 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.38%) HipChat
4 1 (0.46%) Maya
4 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 9 (4.13%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.13%) GitHub
4 7 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.29%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (2.29%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.83%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.80%) Firewall
2 13 (5.96%) Internet
3 11 (5.05%) SSL
4 9 (4.13%) HTTP
5 6 (2.75%) DNS
6 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.92%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.46%) IPsec
8 1 (0.46%) SAN
8 1 (0.46%) SMTP
8 1 (0.46%) SNMP
8 1 (0.46%) SSH
8 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.02%) MySQL
2 24 (11.01%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (10.09%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.17%) Redis
5 15 (6.88%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.59%) Big Data
6 10 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.75%) Data Mining
7 6 (2.75%) LogicBlox
7 6 (2.75%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.29%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.92%) GIS
9 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.92%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.46%) DB2
10 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 25 (11.47%) JIRA
3 24 (11.01%) Jenkins
4 18 (8.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (4.13%) Maven
6 7 (3.21%) Selenium
7 6 (2.75%) Grunt
7 6 (2.75%) JUnit
7 6 (2.75%) Subversion
8 5 (2.29%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.29%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.29%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.83%) Appium
9 4 (1.83%) FishEye
9 4 (1.83%) gulp
9 4 (1.83%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.38%) GitLab
10 3 (1.38%) Gradle
10 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (6.88%) Games
2 14 (6.42%) Retail
3 10 (4.59%) Finance
4 6 (2.75%) Banking
5 5 (2.29%) Marketing
5 5 (2.29%) Publishing
6 4 (1.83%) iGaming
6 4 (1.83%) Law
7 3 (1.38%) Advertising
7 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.92%) Electronics
8 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (35.78%) Developer
2 53 (24.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (12.84%) Java Developer
4 24 (11.01%) Python Developer
5 20 (9.17%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (7.80%) Data Scientist
7 16 (7.34%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.42%) AWS Engineer
9 12 (5.50%) Junior
10 11 (5.05%) Consultant
10 11 (5.05%) PHP Developer
11 10 (4.59%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.59%) Lead Developer
11 10 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.67%) Analyst
13 8 (3.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 8 (3.67%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.67%) Team Leader
14 7 (3.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.10%) CSS
1 46 (21.10%) HTML
2 37 (16.97%) .NET
3 24 (11.01%) HTML5
3 24 (11.01%) jQuery
4 21 (9.63%) REST
4 21 (9.63%) Web Services
5 20 (9.17%) CSS3
5 20 (9.17%) JSON
6 16 (7.34%) AngularJS
7 15 (6.88%) Django
7 15 (6.88%) RESTful
7 15 (6.88%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (5.50%) Ajax
8 12 (5.50%) J2EE
8 12 (5.50%) Spring
9 11 (5.05%) JMS
9 11 (5.05%) SOAP
10 9 (4.13%) JDBC
10 9 (4.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.60%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.26%) Algorithms
2 18 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (7.80%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.88%) Physics
5 13 (5.96%) Statistics
6 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.83%) PMI
9 3 (1.38%) Blog
9 3 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.38%) Social Media
10 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.92%) Economics
10 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 102 (46.79%) Linux
2 38 (17.43%) Unix
3 25 (11.47%) Windows
4 14 (6.42%) CentOS
5 12 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.83%) CoreOS
7 4 (1.83%) Solaris
8 2 (0.92%) Android
8 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) Debian
9 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (63.30%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (37.16%) DevOps
3 60 (27.52%) Scrum
4 42 (19.27%) Configuration Management
5 40 (18.35%) TDD
6 37 (16.97%) Open Source
7 35 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (14.68%) Unit Testing
9 30 (13.76%) Software Engineering
10 24 (11.01%) E-Commerce
10 24 (11.01%) Web Development
11 23 (10.55%) Analytics
12 18 (8.26%) ITIL
13 17 (7.80%) OO
13 17 (7.80%) OOP
14 16 (7.34%) DSDM
14 16 (7.34%) OWASP
14 16 (7.34%) RUP
14 16 (7.34%) SOA
15 14 (6.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 89 (40.83%) Ruby
2 82 (37.61%) Java
3 81 (37.16%) PHP
4 74 (33.94%) JavaScript
5 56 (25.69%) Bash Shell
6 44 (20.18%) SQL
7 42 (19.27%) Perl
8 39 (17.89%) Shell Script
9 35 (16.06%) C++
10 27 (12.39%) C
11 22 (10.09%) C#
12 18 (8.26%) Scala
13 15 (6.88%) Go
14 9 (4.13%) R
15 7 (3.21%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.83%) Groovy
16 4 (1.83%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (20.64%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) PhD
3 5 (2.29%) ISEB
4 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.38%) CISSP
5 3 (1.38%) GCIA
5 3 (1.38%) GCIH
5 3 (1.38%) RHCE
5 3 (1.38%) SANS
5 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) RHCT
7 1 (0.46%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (7.80%) vSphere
1 17 (7.80%) XenServer
2 15 (6.88%) Xen
3 6 (2.75%) Ceph
3 6 (2.75%) Docker
4 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.92%) Squid
5 2 (0.92%) XenApp
5 2 (0.92%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.46%) HDFS
6 1 (0.46%) iptables
Systems Management
1 69 (31.65%) Puppet
2 51 (23.39%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (12.84%) Cobbler
4 16 (7.34%) Tivoli
5 8 (3.67%) Ansible
6 5 (2.29%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (1.38%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.38%) Packer
8 2 (0.92%) SCCM
8 2 (0.92%) yum
9 1 (0.46%) Cacti
9 1 (0.46%) Mesos
9 1 (0.46%) Nagios
9 1 (0.46%) SmokePing
9 1 (0.46%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (9.63%) Oracle
2 17 (7.80%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.88%) EnterpriseDB
4 13 (5.96%) SaltStack
5 10 (4.59%) Red Hat
5 10 (4.59%) VMware
6 6 (2.75%) New Relic
7 5 (2.29%) Adobe
8 4 (1.83%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.92%) AppSense
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco
9 2 (0.92%) Citrix
9 2 (0.92%) EMC
9 2 (0.92%) ESRI
9 2 (0.92%) HP
9 2 (0.92%) NetApp
9 2 (0.92%) SAP
10 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.46%) IBM
10 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
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