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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 120 136 146
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 65 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.58% 1.14% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 1.90% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 31
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
2259 2370 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.84% 59.92% 62.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2111 2127
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +10 3 £30,000 - 3
Salford -6 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bolton +1 1 £26,000 -13.33%
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 67 (53.17%) Linux
2 56 (44.44%) C++
3 43 (34.13%) Perl
4 38 (30.16%) Java
5 37 (29.37%) 3D Graphics
5 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
6 36 (28.57%) Windows
7 34 (26.98%) PHP
8 29 (23.02%) Games
9 28 (22.22%) Mac OS X
9 28 (22.22%) Ruby
10 26 (20.63%) C
11 24 (19.05%) OO
12 23 (18.25%) JavaScript
13 22 (17.46%) C#
14 20 (15.87%) OpenGL
15 19 (15.08%) Degree
15 19 (15.08%) Animation
16 18 (14.29%) Web Services
17 16 (12.70%) SQL
17 16 (12.70%) MySQL
18 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (11.11%) Time Management
19 13 (10.32%) UNIX
19 13 (10.32%) Apache
19 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
19 13 (10.32%) QA
19 13 (10.32%) Bash Shell
20 12 (9.52%) HTML
20 12 (9.52%) DevOps

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (10.32%) Apache
2 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.76%) SAS
2 6 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.97%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) nginx
6 1 (0.79%) Node.js
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (3.17%) SaaS
5 2 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.79%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) Broadband
3 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.70%) MySQL
2 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
2 10 (7.94%) Big Data
3 8 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.76%) HBase
5 6 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.76%) Sqoop
5 6 (4.76%) Triplestore
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 6 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.38%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.14%) Subversion
3 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.17%) Hudson
4 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.17%) SCons
4 4 (3.17%) Log4j
4 4 (3.17%) Maven
4 4 (3.17%) Ant
4 4 (3.17%) Toad
4 4 (3.17%) ERwin
5 3 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.59%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (23.02%) Games
2 10 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (2.38%) Banking
3 3 (2.38%) German Language
3 3 (2.38%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.38%) Turkish Language
4 2 (1.59%) Automotive
4 2 (1.59%) Front Office
4 2 (1.59%) Back Office
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (50.79%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 24 (19.05%) C++ Developer
4 20 (15.87%) Software Developer
5 14 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Python Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Games Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Lead Developer
8 9 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.76%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.76%) Administrator
10 6 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) C++ Games Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.97%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.87%) OpenGL
2 18 (14.29%) Web Services
3 12 (9.52%) HTML
4 9 (7.14%) .NET
4 9 (7.14%) CSS
4 9 (7.14%) Qt
5 8 (6.35%) Django
6 7 (5.56%) HTML5
6 7 (5.56%) XML
7 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.76%) DirectX
8 5 (3.97%) SOAP
8 5 (3.97%) SVG
8 5 (3.97%) CSS3
8 5 (3.97%) OpenCL
9 4 (3.17%) LINQ
9 4 (3.17%) REST
9 4 (3.17%) JAX-RPC
9 4 (3.17%) WCF
9 4 (3.17%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.37%) 3D Graphics
2 19 (15.08%) Animation
3 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.73%) Open Source
4 11 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.76%) iPhone
6 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.76%) Xbox
7 5 (3.97%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.97%) CUDA
8 4 (3.17%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.59%) Replication
9 2 (1.59%) Physics
10 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.79%) Clustering
10 1 (0.79%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 67 (53.17%) Linux
2 36 (28.57%) Windows
3 28 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 13 (10.32%) UNIX
5 10 (7.94%) CentOS
6 8 (6.35%) Android
7 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.17%) AIX
7 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.59%) Solaris
9 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.79%) SUSE
10 1 (0.79%) Debian
10 1 (0.79%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
2 24 (19.05%) OO
3 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.11%) Time Management
4 12 (9.52%) DevOps
5 11 (8.73%) 3D Modelling
6 10 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (7.94%) CAD
7 9 (7.14%) Analytics
8 8 (6.35%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (4.76%) Image Processing
10 6 (4.76%) MapReduce
10 6 (4.76%) Data Security
10 6 (4.76%) ETL
10 6 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.76%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.97%) Software Testing
11 5 (3.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.44%) C++
2 43 (34.13%) Perl
3 38 (30.16%) Java
4 34 (26.98%) PHP
5 28 (22.22%) Ruby
6 26 (20.63%) C
7 23 (18.25%) JavaScript
8 22 (17.46%) C#
9 16 (12.70%) SQL
10 13 (10.32%) Bash Shell
11 9 (7.14%) PHP5
12 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
13 6 (4.76%) Lua
13 6 (4.76%) R
13 6 (4.76%) GLSL
14 4 (3.17%) Scala
15 3 (2.38%) Clojure
16 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.79%) XPath
17 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.17%) ISEB
3 2 (1.59%) CISSP
3 2 (1.59%) CISM
3 2 (1.59%) CISMP
4 1 (0.79%) RHCE
4 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.32%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) KVM
4 1 (0.79%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (2.38%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.59%) Nagios
4 2 (1.59%) Ansible
4 2 (1.59%) logstash
5 1 (0.79%) Kibana
5 1 (0.79%) Nessus
5 1 (0.79%) YUM
5 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle
3 7 (5.56%) Sony
3 7 (5.56%) VMware
4 5 (3.97%) Perforce
4 5 (3.97%) Hitachi
5 4 (3.17%) IBM
5 4 (3.17%) Actimize
6 2 (1.59%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.79%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.79%) SolidWorks
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
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Salary: to £40,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits, package, progression
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