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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 69 139 116
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -23
Permanent jobs citing Python 114 57 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.51% 1.42% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 2.79% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 80 49 52
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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
1643 2046 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.91% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1846 2069
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 February 2016.

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 February 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
(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
Stockport +13 17 £62,500 - 1
Cheadle -3 2 £80,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £35,000 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 123 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (42.20%) Linux
3 86 (39.45%) PHP
4 73 (33.49%) Ruby
5 72 (33.03%) Java
6 67 (30.73%) JavaScript
7 66 (30.28%) Puppet
8 56 (25.69%) DevOps
9 49 (22.48%) Perl
9 49 (22.48%) Bash Shell
10 47 (21.56%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (19.72%) HTML
11 43 (19.72%) CSS
12 42 (19.27%) Open Source
13 39 (17.89%) Scrum
14 38 (17.43%) Windows
15 37 (16.97%) Git (software)
16 34 (15.60%) Scala
16 34 (15.60%) .NET
17 33 (15.14%) C#
17 33 (15.14%) Opscode Chef
18 32 (14.68%) MySQL
19 28 (12.84%) C++
20 26 (11.93%) TDD
20 26 (11.93%) Configuration Management
21 25 (11.47%) SQL
21 25 (11.47%) OOP
21 25 (11.47%) Web Services
21 25 (11.47%) E-Commerce
22 24 (11.01%) Subversion

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 24 (11.01%) Node.js
2 14 (6.42%) Apache
3 13 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (5.96%) OpenStack
4 12 (5.50%) nginx
5 7 (3.21%) CMS
5 7 (3.21%) Confluence
6 5 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.83%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.83%) JBoss
7 4 (1.83%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.29%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.38%) GitHub
5 2 (0.92%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.92%) Route 53
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.26%) Internet
2 7 (3.21%) DNS
2 7 (3.21%) Firewall
3 3 (1.38%) Broadband
3 3 (1.38%) HTTP
3 3 (1.38%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.92%) IPsec
4 2 (0.92%) OpenVPN
4 2 (0.92%) PPTP
4 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.68%) MySQL
2 23 (10.55%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.88%) Redis
4 9 (4.13%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.67%) Big Data
5 8 (3.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.21%) LogicBlox
7 5 (2.29%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.83%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.92%) GIS
10 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.92%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (16.97%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.01%) JIRA
2 24 (11.01%) Subversion
3 16 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (6.88%) Selenium
5 14 (6.42%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.96%) JUnit
7 10 (4.59%) Grunt
7 10 (4.59%) NUnit
8 9 (4.13%) HP UFT
8 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (3.21%) Vagrant
10 5 (2.29%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.83%) Appium
11 4 (1.83%) FishEye
11 4 (1.83%) Ranorex
11 4 (1.83%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (9.63%) Games
2 18 (8.26%) Finance
3 12 (5.50%) Retail
4 7 (3.21%) Banking
5 4 (1.83%) Marketing
6 3 (1.38%) Advertising
6 3 (1.38%) Publishing
6 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (25.23%) Developer
2 30 (13.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (12.39%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (9.17%) Python Developer
5 19 (8.72%) Automation Engineer
6 15 (6.88%) Build Engineer
6 15 (6.88%) Data Scientist
7 14 (6.42%) Architect
7 14 (6.42%) AWS Engineer
7 14 (6.42%) Consultant
8 13 (5.96%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (5.50%) QA Engineer
10 11 (5.05%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.05%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Junior
12 9 (4.13%) QA Tester
12 9 (4.13%) Software Build Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.72%) CSS
1 43 (19.72%) HTML
2 34 (15.60%) .NET
3 25 (11.47%) Web Services
4 18 (8.26%) CSS3
4 18 (8.26%) HTML5
5 16 (7.34%) LAMP
5 16 (7.34%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (6.88%) jQuery
6 15 (6.88%) Play Framework
6 15 (6.88%) Sass
7 12 (5.50%) REST
8 11 (5.05%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.67%) JSON
9 8 (3.67%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (3.21%) EJB
10 7 (3.21%) JSP
10 7 (3.21%) Servlets
10 7 (3.21%) Taglibs
10 7 (3.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.80%) Mathematics
2 16 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.88%) Algorithms
3 15 (6.88%) Physics
4 14 (6.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (5.96%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.59%) Statistics
6 10 (4.59%) User Experience
7 9 (4.13%) iPhone
8 7 (3.21%) Online Games
9 4 (1.83%) Animation
9 4 (1.83%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.83%) PMI
10 3 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.92%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.92%) Economics
11 2 (0.92%) PKI
11 2 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (42.20%) Linux
2 38 (17.43%) Windows
3 23 (10.55%) CentOS
4 22 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (7.34%) Unix
6 9 (4.13%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.29%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.83%) Debian
8 4 (1.83%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.38%) Solaris
10 2 (0.92%) Fedora
11 1 (0.46%) Android
11 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.69%) DevOps
3 42 (19.27%) Open Source
4 39 (17.89%) Scrum
5 26 (11.93%) Configuration Management
5 26 (11.93%) TDD
6 25 (11.47%) E-Commerce
6 25 (11.47%) OOP
7 23 (10.55%) Analytics
8 22 (10.09%) Software Engineering
9 17 (7.80%) Software Testing
10 16 (7.34%) Test Automation
11 15 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (6.42%) High Availability
12 14 (6.42%) OOD
12 14 (6.42%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.96%) Test Scripting
14 11 (5.05%) Data Analytics
15 10 (4.59%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (4.59%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 86 (39.45%) PHP
2 73 (33.49%) Ruby
3 72 (33.03%) Java
4 67 (30.73%) JavaScript
5 49 (22.48%) Bash Shell
5 49 (22.48%) Perl
6 34 (15.60%) Scala
7 33 (15.14%) C#
8 28 (12.84%) C++
9 25 (11.47%) SQL
10 23 (10.55%) C
11 18 (8.26%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.59%) Shell Script
13 9 (4.13%) R
14 6 (2.75%) Go
15 2 (0.92%) APL
15 2 (0.92%) Groovy
15 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (10.55%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) ISEB
3 7 (3.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.75%) PhD
5 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.38%) CISSP
6 3 (1.38%) GCIA
6 3 (1.38%) GCIH
6 3 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.38%) RHCE
6 3 (1.38%) SANS
6 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.92%) RHCT
8 1 (0.46%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) QA
2 9 (4.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.29%) Varnish
2 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.83%) vSphere
2 4 (1.83%) Xen
2 4 (1.83%) XenServer
3 2 (0.92%) Docker
3 2 (0.92%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 66 (30.28%) Puppet
2 33 (15.14%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 9 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (3.67%) Cobbler
6 6 (2.75%) Ansible
6 6 (2.75%) Nagios
7 5 (2.29%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.92%) logstash
8 2 (0.92%) yum
9 1 (0.46%) Packer
9 1 (0.46%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 20 (9.17%) Red Hat
2 16 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.42%) SaltStack
4 11 (5.05%) HP
5 5 (2.29%) New Relic
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle
6 4 (1.83%) EnterpriseDB
6 4 (1.83%) VMware
7 3 (1.38%) Adobe
7 3 (1.38%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.92%) ESRI
8 2 (0.92%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus & share incentive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension + other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University of Manchester
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable full benefits extensive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago