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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 94 120 140
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 88 66 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.46% 1.64% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 2.95% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 79 58 40
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1793 2236 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.03% 55.47% 60.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1554 1908 2198
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Stockport - 6 £27,500 - 1
Oldham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 69 (42.07%) Java
2 67 (40.85%) PHP
3 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (34.76%) Linux
5 56 (34.15%) C++
6 54 (32.93%) JavaScript
7 47 (28.66%) Bash Shell
8 45 (27.44%) HTML
9 44 (26.83%) MySQL
9 44 (26.83%) CSS
10 42 (25.61%) Perl
11 40 (24.39%) jQuery
12 38 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (20.12%) Software Engineering
14 31 (18.90%) Ruby
14 31 (18.90%) Backbone.js
15 30 (18.29%) C#
16 29 (17.68%) Node.js
17 26 (15.85%) Django
18 22 (13.41%) CentOS
18 22 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (13.41%) Scala
18 22 (13.41%) C
18 22 (13.41%) .NET
19 21 (12.80%) Apache
19 21 (12.80%) TDD
19 21 (12.80%) AngularJS
20 19 (11.59%) SQL Server
21 18 (10.98%) Degree
22 17 (10.37%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 29 (17.68%) Node.js
2 21 (12.80%) Apache
3 12 (7.32%) nginx
3 12 (7.32%) Apache Pig
4 8 (4.88%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.83%) WordPress
5 3 (1.83%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (1.83%) Confluence
6 2 (1.22%) SilverStripe
6 2 (1.22%) Drupal
6 2 (1.22%) SAS
6 2 (1.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Office
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.71%) Route 53
2 11 (6.71%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) VPN
1 11 (6.71%) PPTP
1 11 (6.71%) IPsec
1 11 (6.71%) OpenVPN
2 5 (3.05%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (3.05%) VoIP
3 4 (2.44%) Internet
4 2 (1.22%) SNMP
4 2 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.61%) HTTP
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.83%) MySQL
2 38 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (11.59%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.54%) Hadoop
5 12 (7.32%) Apache Hive
6 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
6 10 (6.10%) Big Data
7 8 (4.88%) HBase
8 7 (4.27%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.22%) Redis
11 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) Subversion
2 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.66%) JIRA
6 4 (2.44%) Selenium
7 3 (1.83%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.83%) Ant
7 3 (1.83%) Maven
7 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.83%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.22%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.22%) JUnit
9 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.61%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.61%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.88%) Games
4 6 (3.66%) Retail
5 4 (2.44%) Banking
6 3 (1.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (48.17%) Developer
2 22 (13.41%) Software Engineer
3 19 (11.59%) AWS Developer
4 13 (7.93%) Python Developer
5 12 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Python/Django Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Django Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Build Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.27%) DBA
10 7 (4.27%) Applications Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Junior
11 6 (3.66%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.44%) HTML
2 44 (26.83%) CSS
3 40 (24.39%) jQuery
4 31 (18.90%) Backbone.js
5 26 (15.85%) Django
6 22 (13.41%) .NET
7 21 (12.80%) AngularJS
8 15 (9.15%) Web Services
9 14 (8.54%) XML
10 13 (7.93%) Akka
11 11 (6.71%) Play Framework
11 11 (6.71%) Ember.js
11 11 (6.71%) LAMP
12 10 (6.10%) REST
12 10 (6.10%) HTML5
13 9 (5.49%) CSS3
13 9 (5.49%) XSLT
13 9 (5.49%) XHTML
13 9 (5.49%) Ajax
14 7 (4.27%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) Mathematics
1 15 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.93%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (6.71%) Cryptography
3 11 (6.71%) PKI
4 8 (4.88%) Statistics
4 8 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.27%) Animation
6 6 (3.66%) Derivative
6 6 (3.66%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.05%) Replication
7 5 (3.05%) User Experience
8 3 (1.83%) Clustering
8 3 (1.83%) Physics
8 3 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.22%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.76%) Linux
2 22 (13.41%) CentOS
3 13 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (7.32%) Debian
5 11 (6.71%) UNIX
5 11 (6.71%) Windows
5 11 (6.71%) SUSE
6 7 (4.27%) AIX
6 7 (4.27%) Fedora
7 6 (3.66%) HPUX
7 6 (3.66%) Solaris
8 5 (3.05%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.05%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.12%) Software Engineering
3 21 (12.80%) TDD
4 16 (9.76%) Analytics
5 15 (9.15%) DevOps
6 14 (8.54%) Configuration Management
7 12 (7.32%) Functional Programming
7 12 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.32%) Data Protection
8 11 (6.71%) Open Source
8 11 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (6.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (6.71%) Migration
8 11 (6.71%) Scrum
9 10 (6.10%) OOP
10 9 (5.49%) Data Analysis
10 9 (5.49%) Web Development
11 8 (4.88%) OO
12 7 (4.27%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 69 (42.07%) Java
2 67 (40.85%) PHP
3 56 (34.15%) C++
4 54 (32.93%) JavaScript
5 47 (28.66%) Bash Shell
6 42 (25.61%) Perl
7 31 (18.90%) Ruby
8 30 (18.29%) C#
9 22 (13.41%) C
9 22 (13.41%) Scala
10 15 (9.15%) SQL
11 12 (7.32%) R
12 9 (5.49%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.66%) sed
13 6 (3.66%) AWK
14 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.83%) Lisp
16 3 (1.83%) XPath
16 3 (1.83%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.93%) Docker
2 8 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.27%) HDFS
4 3 (1.83%) Xen
5 2 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.61%) KVM
6 1 (0.61%) vSphere
6 1 (0.61%) Varnish
6 1 (0.61%) Ceph
6 1 (0.61%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 17 (10.37%) Puppet
2 14 (8.54%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.22%) Nagios
4 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.61%) Cacti
5 1 (0.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.61%) Plesk
5 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.61%) Ansible
5 1 (0.61%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (7.32%) Red Hat
2 10 (6.10%) VMware
3 8 (4.88%) SAP
4 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.27%) Hortonworks
5 5 (3.05%) HP
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle
7 3 (1.83%) Perforce
7 3 (1.83%) Zend
7 3 (1.83%) Facebook
7 3 (1.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.61%) EMC
8 1 (0.61%) Veritas
8 1 (0.61%) New Relic
8 1 (0.61%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.61%) Dell Compellent
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £30k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oldham
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Telecommuting + Holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + laptop, expenses, phone, etc
Posted: 25 days ago