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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 38 38 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.96% 4.38% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.78% 8.61% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 14
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £32,000 £92,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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
177 244 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.60% 50.83% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 134 197 348
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 -3 10 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (50.00%) Apache
3 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 9 (45.00%) Debian
3 9 (45.00%) Django
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) CentOS
5 7 (35.00%) F5
5 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (35.00%) nginx
5 7 (35.00%) Puppet
5 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Munin
6 6 (30.00%) Varnish
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby
6 6 (30.00%) Squid
6 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Nagios
7 5 (25.00%) CSS

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 10 (50.00%) Apache
2 7 (35.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) MRTG
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) 802.11
3 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (10.00%) SMS
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Support
3 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Django Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) AWS Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) C Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Django
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Sass
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) Gearman
7 1 (5.00%) JMS
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (10.00%) Tandem
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Debian
3 7 (35.00%) CentOS
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (10.00%) OpenWrt
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) C++
7 2 (10.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.00%) C#
8 1 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (30.00%) Squid
3 6 (30.00%) Varnish
4 4 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Munin
2 6 (30.00%) Nagios
3 5 (25.00%) Zenoss
4 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) F5
3 6 (30.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) SaltStack
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago