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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 131 108 151
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +43
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 80 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.37% 2.12% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 3.52% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 65 20
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
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
1990 2274 2554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.45% 60.17% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 2011 2307
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Bolton - 2 £24,000 -
Cheadle +4 1 - -
Stockport -4 1 - -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 57 (43.51%) C++
2 53 (40.46%) Java
3 46 (35.11%) Ruby
4 43 (32.82%) C#
5 41 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (29.77%) PHP
6 39 (29.77%) Linux
7 38 (29.01%) Perl
8 34 (25.95%) HTML
8 34 (25.95%) CSS
9 33 (25.19%) JavaScript
10 32 (24.43%) SQL
11 29 (22.14%) Software Engineering
12 28 (21.37%) MySQL
13 27 (20.61%) .NET
14 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (15.27%) Degree
15 20 (15.27%) QA
16 19 (14.50%) Web Services
17 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
17 18 (13.74%) OO
18 17 (12.98%) OOP
18 17 (12.98%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (12.98%) Animation
19 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
20 15 (11.45%) Finance
20 15 (11.45%) Big Data
21 14 (10.69%) nginx
22 13 (9.92%) jQuery
23 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (10.69%) nginx
2 7 (5.34%) Apache
3 5 (3.82%) Node.js
4 4 (3.05%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.29%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (1.53%) IIS
7 1 (0.76%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.53%) Maya
1 2 (1.53%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.53%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.82%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.05%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) HTTP
1 3 (2.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.37%) MySQL
2 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (12.98%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (11.45%) Big Data
5 12 (9.16%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.16%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.34%) Hadoop
8 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.05%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.53%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.53%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.76%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.34%) Subversion
3 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.29%) Selenium
6 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.76%) JIRA
7 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.76%) Hudson
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Games
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Marketing
4 4 (3.05%) Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Front Office
4 4 (3.05%) Back Office
5 3 (2.29%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (49.62%) Developer
2 16 (12.21%) Software Engineer
3 14 (10.69%) QA Engineer
4 13 (9.92%) PHP Developer
4 13 (9.92%) Web Developer
5 10 (7.63%) Architect
6 9 (6.87%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Analyst
7 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Quality Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Linux Software Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.58%) C++ Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Software Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Tester
11 4 (3.05%) Junior
11 4 (3.05%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.95%) CSS
1 34 (25.95%) HTML
2 27 (20.61%) .NET
3 19 (14.50%) Web Services
4 13 (9.92%) jQuery
5 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET
6 11 (8.40%) Kafka
7 10 (7.63%) Django
7 10 (7.63%) HTML5
7 10 (7.63%) CSS3
8 8 (6.11%) XML
9 7 (5.34%) Ajax
9 7 (5.34%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (4.58%) WinForms
11 4 (3.05%) JSON
11 4 (3.05%) Backbone.js
12 3 (2.29%) REST
12 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.29%) XSLT
12 3 (2.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.98%) Animation
3 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.40%) Open Source
4 9 (6.87%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.29%) Physics
6 3 (2.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.53%) Social Media
7 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.53%) Statistics
7 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.53%) GIS
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Online Games
8 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.77%) Linux
2 8 (6.11%) Windows
3 6 (4.58%) UNIX
3 6 (4.58%) CentOS
4 5 (3.82%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.53%) Debian
7 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.14%) Software Engineering
3 18 (13.74%) OO
4 17 (12.98%) OOP
5 12 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.63%) MVC
6 10 (7.63%) Software Testing
6 10 (7.63%) Test Management
7 8 (6.11%) Manual Testing
7 8 (6.11%) Web Development
7 8 (6.11%) ITIL
8 7 (5.34%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.58%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.58%) 3D Animation
9 6 (4.58%) Coaching
10 5 (3.82%) Kanban
10 5 (3.82%) Release Management
10 5 (3.82%) TDD
10 5 (3.82%) Project Management
10 5 (3.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.51%) C++
2 53 (40.46%) Java
3 46 (35.11%) Ruby
4 43 (32.82%) C#
5 39 (29.77%) PHP
6 38 (29.01%) Perl
7 33 (25.19%) JavaScript
8 32 (24.43%) SQL
9 9 (6.87%) C
9 9 (6.87%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.11%) Scala
11 7 (5.34%) PHP5
12 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.05%) Haskell
13 4 (3.05%) OCaml
14 3 (2.29%) Erlang
14 3 (2.29%) VBA
14 3 (2.29%) Lisp
14 3 (2.29%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) ISEB
3 7 (5.34%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.29%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.53%) PhD
5 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.53%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.53%) Varnish
2 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.87%) Puppet
2 8 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) Cacti
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) logstash
4 1 (0.76%) Salt
4 1 (0.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (6.11%) Red Hat
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle
2 4 (3.05%) VMware
2 4 (3.05%) Google
3 3 (2.29%) Percona
3 3 (2.29%) Facebook
3 3 (2.29%) Twitter
4 2 (1.53%) Zend
4 2 (1.53%) ESRI
5 1 (0.76%) Perforce
5 1 (0.76%) Aquila
5 1 (0.76%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.76%) Sony
5 1 (0.76%) Splunk
5 1 (0.76%) Tableau
5 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
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