The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 231 229 247
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 21 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.13% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 2
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +57.89%
Python Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7046 6451 7066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.72% 94.18% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5724 5545 6120
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Python Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Python Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Python Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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
Cheshire -8 10 £34,000 +13.33%
Manchester - 9 £31,500 - 4
Merseyside - 1 - -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 33 (64.71%) Django
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) HTML
5 15 (29.41%) MySQL
6 14 (27.45%) CSS
7 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.61%) Perl
8 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (17.65%) Validation
10 8 (15.69%) HTML5
11 7 (13.73%) Finance
11 7 (13.73%) Linux
11 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.76%) jQuery
12 6 (11.76%) Degree
12 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
12 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
13 5 (9.80%) PHP
13 5 (9.80%) SQL
13 5 (9.80%) Publishing
13 5 (9.80%) Change Management
14 4 (7.84%) SAS
14 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
14 4 (7.84%) TDD
14 4 (7.84%) Pair Programming
14 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (7.84%) Scrum
14 4 (7.84%) QA
15 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.84%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MySQL
2 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Publishing
3 3 (5.88%) Games
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) Django
2 17 (33.33%) HTML
3 14 (27.45%) CSS
4 8 (15.69%) HTML5
5 6 (11.76%) jQuery
6 3 (5.88%) Qt
6 3 (5.88%) PyQt
6 3 (5.88%) Flask
6 3 (5.88%) Pyramid
6 3 (5.88%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) REST
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
7 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.96%) XML
8 1 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (5.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) Validation
3 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
5 4 (7.84%) TDD
5 4 (7.84%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
6 3 (5.88%) HOOD
6 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (1.96%) Security Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Information Assurance
7 1 (1.96%) Analytics
7 1 (1.96%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) Perl
4 5 (9.80%) PHP
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Erlang
5 3 (5.88%) C
5 3 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Rackspace
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Yahoo!