The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 56 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.99% 0.20% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 0.44% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Median salary £38,750 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.67% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £33,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £33,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
409 228 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 58.26% 46.44% 56.09%
Number of salaries quoted 274 173 231
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Python
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 17 £47,500 +41.79% 1
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Python.

1 26 (65.00%) Perl
2 25 (62.50%) Linux
3 20 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 17 (42.50%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
5 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 14 (35.00%) C++
7 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
8 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (27.50%) Puppet
9 11 (27.50%) C#
9 11 (27.50%) PHP
9 11 (27.50%) Java
9 11 (27.50%) Apache
10 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (25.00%) CentOS
10 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (22.50%) Subversion
11 9 (22.50%) Ruby
12 8 (20.00%) JSON
12 8 (20.00%) XML
12 8 (20.00%) Games
13 7 (17.50%) HTML
13 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.50%) QA
13 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
13 7 (17.50%) Web Development
13 7 (17.50%) Game Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (27.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) nginx
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.50%) CMS
5 3 (7.50%) Drupal
5 3 (7.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
1 3 (7.50%) OpenCart
1 3 (7.50%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Bluemix
2 1 (2.50%) Heroku
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.50%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.50%) WinSCP
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (22.50%) Subversion
4 7 (17.50%) MSBuild
5 6 (15.00%) NuGet
5 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (12.50%) JIRA
7 3 (7.50%) Bazaar
7 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
7 3 (7.50%) PhantomJS
7 3 (7.50%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.50%) Ant
8 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.50%) GoCD
8 1 (2.50%) JMeter
8 1 (2.50%) RubyMine
8 1 (2.50%) Selenium
8 1 (2.50%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.50%) WATIR
General
1 8 (20.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Release Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Applications Support
4 6 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) HPUX Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Build Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) JSON
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (10.00%) Django
5 4 (10.00%) Node.js
6 3 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) CakePHP
6 3 (7.50%) CSS3
6 3 (7.50%) HTML5
6 3 (7.50%) jQuery
6 3 (7.50%) Laravel
6 3 (7.50%) MooTools
6 3 (7.50%) Symfony
7 2 (5.00%) LAMP
8 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.50%) OpenVZ
8 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Cybercrime
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) CentOS
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) Debian
7 4 (10.00%) Fedora
7 4 (10.00%) HPUX
7 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.50%) Unix
9 2 (5.00%) Android
9 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
2 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.50%) Game Development
3 7 (17.50%) Web Development
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Build Automation
7 3 (7.50%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.00%) Case Management
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Device Driver Development
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Perl
2 20 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) C++
5 11 (27.50%) C#
5 11 (27.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) PHP
6 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (22.50%) Ruby
8 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
9 4 (10.00%) Bourne shell
9 4 (10.00%) Korn
9 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
10 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
11 2 (5.00%) C
12 1 (2.50%) Groovy
12 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.50%) R
12 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Varnish
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (15.00%) Cacti
3 6 (15.00%) Munin
3 6 (15.00%) Nagios
4 2 (5.00%) Ansible
5 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.50%) Mesos
5 1 (2.50%) Rancher
5 1 (2.50%) rkt
5 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) Zend
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Perforce
6 1 (2.50%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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