The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 62 51 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.28% 1.26% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 2.31% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,400 £43,750
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
285 260 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.20% 54.39% 66.72%
Number of salaries quoted 229 218 360
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
Liverpool -4 6 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Debian
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) MRTG
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) SaltStack
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (37.50%) Varnish
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Munin
4 3 (37.50%) Zenoss
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Squid

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) MRTG
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Log4j
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
3 2 (25.00%) Django Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Django
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Gearman
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Debian
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Squid
2 3 (37.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Munin
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Zenoss
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) SaltStack
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
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