The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 62 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 7 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.62% 1.40% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% 2.30% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 21
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
426 304 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 62.83% 60.68% 58.42%
Number of salaries quoted 390 266 338
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
North West

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Python
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Merseyside region.

Python Salary Trend in Merseyside

Python
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Python
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -12 11 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
2 8 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 6 (30.00%) Google
4 6 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (30.00%) QA
4 6 (30.00%) Django
4 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
4 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (30.00%) JMS
4 6 (30.00%) EAI
4 6 (30.00%) MySQL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) DB2
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) SLA
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) TIBCO
4 6 (30.00%) TIBCO Hawk
4 6 (30.00%) BusinessWorks

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PrintSoft PReS
1 1 (5.00%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (5.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
4 6 (30.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 6 (30.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Django Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Trainer
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Django
2 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (30.00%) JMS
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) EAI
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google
1 6 (30.00%) TIBCO
1 6 (30.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (5.00%) HP
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