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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 55 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.65% 2.11% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.07% 4.33% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 5
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
355 208 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.36% 48.83% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 238 164 277
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,588
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 26 September 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 -9 15 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Bash Shell
3 17 (47.22%) Perl
4 16 (44.44%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (36.11%) Apache
8 12 (33.33%) CSS
8 12 (33.33%) PHP
8 12 (33.33%) C++
8 12 (33.33%) Web Development
8 12 (33.33%) Django
9 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
9 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.78%) C#
10 10 (27.78%) Windows
10 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
10 10 (27.78%) Degree
10 10 (27.78%) Subversion
10 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
11 9 (25.00%) nginx
11 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 9 (25.00%) CentOS
12 8 (22.22%) Munin
12 8 (22.22%) Backup Exec
12 8 (22.22%) Nagios
12 8 (22.22%) Debian
12 8 (22.22%) Varnish

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 13 (36.11%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) nginx
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) Drupal
3 3 (8.33%) WordPress
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
1 3 (8.33%) OpenCart
1 3 (8.33%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
1 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (13.89%) Wireless
2 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.56%) 802.11
4 2 (5.56%) SMS
5 1 (2.78%) MRTG
5 1 (2.78%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.78%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
1 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.78%) Subversion
3 3 (8.33%) Bazaar
3 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.33%) MSBuild
3 3 (8.33%) PhantomJS
3 3 (8.33%) PHPUnit
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) NuGet
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) JMeter
5 1 (2.78%) RubyMine
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.78%) WATIR
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Web Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Administrator
3 8 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 7 (19.44%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (19.44%) Linux Support
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Magento Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Release Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 12 (33.33%) CSS
2 12 (33.33%) Django
3 7 (19.44%) JSON
3 7 (19.44%) XML
4 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) CakePHP
6 3 (8.33%) CSS3
6 3 (8.33%) LAMP
6 3 (8.33%) Laravel
6 3 (8.33%) MooTools
6 3 (8.33%) Node.js
6 3 (8.33%) Symfony
6 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.56%) .NET
7 2 (5.56%) 802.1X
7 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 3 (8.33%) Cybercrime
4 3 (8.33%) Tandem
4 3 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) CentOS
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (22.22%) Debian
5 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.89%) Unix
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (5.56%) OpenWrt
8 1 (2.78%) Fedora
8 1 (2.78%) HPUX
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (33.33%) Web Development
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) OO PHP
8 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Web Design
9 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Build Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Case Management
9 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.56%) Game Development
10 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Bash Shell
2 17 (47.22%) Perl
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) C++
4 12 (33.33%) PHP
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.78%) C#
7 4 (11.11%) C
8 3 (8.33%) Java
8 3 (8.33%) Ruby
8 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
10 1 (2.78%) Korn
10 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Varnish
2 4 (11.11%) Firmware
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Squid
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 8 (22.22%) Munin
1 8 (22.22%) Nagios
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 7 (19.44%) Cacti
2 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco
1 3 (8.33%) Citrix
1 3 (8.33%) F5
1 3 (8.33%) HP
1 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (8.33%) Twitter
1 3 (8.33%) VMware
1 3 (8.33%) Zend
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago