The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 107 134 163
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 159 135 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.59% 2.05% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 4.07% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 145 114 87
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
Python
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3321 3315 4076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.19% 50.36% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2897 2839 3392
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Python
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Python Salary Trend in the North West

Python
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in the North West

Python
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Manchester -3 106 £42,500 +13.33% 31
Cheshire +35 24 £32,000 -11.11% 1
Merseyside -5 20 £37,500 +3.44%
Lancashire +13 8 £35,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Python.

1 139 (41.12%) Linux
2 131 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (35.80%) SQL
4 93 (27.51%) Java
5 91 (26.92%) Ruby
6 88 (26.04%) JavaScript
7 87 (25.74%) Bash Shell
8 84 (24.85%) MySQL
9 81 (23.96%) Puppet
10 71 (21.01%) PHP
11 70 (20.71%) DevOps
12 69 (20.41%) Scrum
13 66 (19.53%) HTML
14 65 (19.23%) Configuration Management
15 63 (18.64%) Perl
15 63 (18.64%) Django
16 62 (18.34%) Opscode Chef
17 58 (17.16%) Git (software)
18 57 (16.86%) Amazon AWS
19 56 (16.57%) C++
20 54 (15.98%) Unix
20 54 (15.98%) Shell Script
21 53 (15.68%) CSS
21 53 (15.68%) Computer Science
22 51 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
23 50 (14.79%) Degree
23 50 (14.79%) Windows
24 49 (14.50%) Software Engineering
25 47 (13.91%) Web Development
26 45 (13.31%) AngularJS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 34 (10.06%) nginx
2 31 (9.17%) OpenStack
3 28 (8.28%) Apache
3 28 (8.28%) WebSphere
4 27 (7.99%) JBoss
5 25 (7.40%) CloudStack
5 25 (7.40%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.85%) SAS
7 12 (3.55%) Apache Spark
7 12 (3.55%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.78%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.78%) IIS
10 5 (1.48%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.89%) CMS
11 3 (0.89%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.89%) Confluence
11 3 (0.89%) Drupal
11 3 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.55%) SPSS
2 10 (2.96%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.48%) MS Office
3 5 (1.48%) Stata
4 4 (1.18%) Maya
5 3 (0.89%) HipChat
6 2 (0.59%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.89%) Magento
2 3 (0.89%) OpenCart
2 3 (0.89%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 57 (16.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 13 (3.85%) GitHub
3 13 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.07%) PaaS
4 7 (2.07%) SaaS
5 5 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (1.48%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.89%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.89%) TestFlight
7 2 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.59%) IaaS
7 2 (0.59%) Office 365
7 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.13%) Firewall
2 24 (7.10%) Internet
3 16 (4.73%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (4.44%) HTTP
5 14 (4.14%) DNS
6 13 (3.85%) Ethernet
7 12 (3.55%) BGP
7 12 (3.55%) Broadband
7 12 (3.55%) IPv6
7 12 (3.55%) SSL
7 12 (3.55%) TACACS
7 12 (3.55%) VoIP
8 10 (2.96%) Asterisk PBX
9 9 (2.66%) MRTG
9 9 (2.66%) SNMP
9 9 (2.66%) VPN
9 9 (2.66%) WAN
10 8 (2.37%) Junos
10 8 (2.37%) OSPF
10 8 (2.37%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (24.85%) MySQL
2 36 (10.65%) NoSQL
3 35 (10.36%) Big Data
4 28 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (8.28%) Relational Database
5 23 (6.80%) MongoDB
6 22 (6.51%) Data Mining
7 21 (6.21%) SQL Server
8 18 (5.33%) Hadoop
9 16 (4.73%) Redis
10 10 (2.96%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.48%) Power BI
13 4 (1.18%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.18%) DB2
13 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (17.16%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.24%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.33%) JIRA
4 16 (4.73%) Subversion
5 13 (3.85%) Maven
6 11 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (2.37%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.78%) Ant
8 6 (1.78%) Gradle
8 6 (1.78%) gulp
8 6 (1.78%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.48%) JUnit
9 5 (1.48%) Selenium
10 3 (0.89%) Bazaar
10 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.89%) GitLab
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.89%) PhantomJS
10 3 (0.89%) Ranorex
10 3 (0.89%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (5.62%) Finance
1 19 (5.62%) Telecoms
2 18 (5.33%) Games
3 13 (3.85%) Marketing
4 10 (2.96%) Retail
5 7 (2.07%) Law
6 6 (1.78%) Advertising
7 5 (1.48%) Banking
7 5 (1.48%) iGaming
8 4 (1.18%) Electronics
8 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.18%) Publishing
9 2 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (41.72%) Developer
2 52 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 51 (15.09%) Python Developer
4 38 (11.24%) Java Developer
5 24 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 23 (6.80%) Administrator
7 21 (6.21%) Data Scientist
8 15 (4.44%) Django Developer
8 15 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (4.44%) Python/Django Developer
8 15 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 14 (4.14%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 14 (4.14%) MATLAB Engineer
9 14 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (4.14%) Software Engineer
10 13 (3.85%) PHP Developer
11 12 (3.55%) Consultant
11 12 (3.55%) Junior
11 12 (3.55%) Web Developer
11 12 (3.55%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.53%) HTML
2 63 (18.64%) Django
3 53 (15.68%) CSS
4 45 (13.31%) AngularJS
5 43 (12.72%) .NET
5 43 (12.72%) Web Services
6 32 (9.47%) HTML5
7 29 (8.58%) Node.js
8 28 (8.28%) REST
9 26 (7.69%) JSON
10 25 (7.40%) jQuery
11 23 (6.80%) RESTful
11 23 (6.80%) XML
12 22 (6.51%) CSS3
13 18 (5.33%) Ajax
13 18 (5.33%) J2EE
14 17 (5.03%) SOAP
15 16 (4.73%) Spring
16 15 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.68%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.99%) Algorithms
3 23 (6.80%) Statistics
4 16 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.14%) CUDA
6 12 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.96%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.37%) User Experience
9 7 (2.07%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.07%) Neural Network
9 7 (2.07%) Physics
10 6 (1.78%) Blog
11 5 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.48%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.48%) iPad
11 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.18%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 139 (41.12%) Linux
2 54 (15.98%) Unix
3 50 (14.79%) Windows
4 25 (7.40%) CentOS
5 16 (4.73%) Windows Server
6 15 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.66%) Debian
7 9 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.48%) Android
8 5 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.48%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.59%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.30%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (20.71%) DevOps
3 69 (20.41%) Scrum
4 65 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 51 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (14.50%) Software Engineering
7 47 (13.91%) Web Development
8 43 (12.72%) Analytics
9 39 (11.54%) Machine Learning
10 38 (11.24%) TDD
11 36 (10.65%) Open Source
12 33 (9.76%) ITIL
13 29 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (8.28%) Unit Testing
15 27 (7.99%) OO
16 26 (7.69%) OWASP
17 25 (7.40%) DSDM
17 25 (7.40%) RUP
18 23 (6.80%) Data Analysis
18 23 (6.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 121 (35.80%) SQL
2 93 (27.51%) Java
3 91 (26.92%) Ruby
4 88 (26.04%) JavaScript
5 87 (25.74%) Bash Shell
6 71 (21.01%) PHP
7 63 (18.64%) Perl
8 56 (16.57%) C++
9 54 (15.98%) Shell Script
10 38 (11.24%) R
11 36 (10.65%) C
12 32 (9.47%) C#
13 25 (7.40%) MATLAB
14 19 (5.62%) Scala
15 14 (4.14%) PowerShell
16 13 (3.85%) T-SQL
17 10 (2.96%) Go
18 9 (2.66%) Groovy
19 5 (1.48%) PL/SQL
19 5 (1.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (14.79%) Degree
2 27 (7.99%) PhD
3 6 (1.78%) CCNP
3 6 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) JNCIP
5 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.30%) CCA
6 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.33%) QA
2 12 (3.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (9.47%) vSphere
2 30 (8.88%) XenServer
3 25 (7.40%) Xen
4 19 (5.62%) Active Directory
5 11 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (2.37%) Varnish
7 7 (2.07%) Docker
8 5 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.48%) XenApp
8 5 (1.48%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.18%) Ceph
9 4 (1.18%) Firmware
9 4 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.18%) vCloud
10 3 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.59%) HDFS
11 2 (0.59%) iptables
12 1 (0.30%) GPFS
12 1 (0.30%) Squid
Systems Management
1 81 (23.96%) Puppet
2 62 (18.34%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (9.76%) Cobbler
4 26 (7.69%) Tivoli
5 22 (6.51%) Nagios
6 19 (5.62%) SCCM
7 16 (4.73%) Cacti
8 13 (3.85%) Ansible
9 12 (3.55%) OpenNMS
9 12 (3.55%) RANCID
10 8 (2.37%) Backup Exec
10 8 (2.37%) Munin
10 8 (2.37%) SCOM
11 5 (1.48%) Kubernetes
12 3 (0.89%) Packer
13 2 (0.59%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.59%) vMotion
13 2 (0.59%) yum
13 2 (0.59%) Zenoss
14 1 (0.30%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 44 (13.02%) Microsoft
1 44 (13.02%) Oracle
2 30 (8.88%) Cisco
3 26 (7.69%) VMware
4 25 (7.40%) EnterpriseDB
5 16 (4.73%) Juniper
6 12 (3.55%) Brocade
6 12 (3.55%) Ericsson
6 12 (3.55%) Foundry
6 12 (3.55%) Huawei
6 12 (3.55%) ZyXEL
7 9 (2.66%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.37%) Citrix
9 7 (2.07%) HP
10 6 (1.78%) NetApp
10 6 (1.78%) Yahoo!
11 5 (1.48%) AppSense
11 5 (1.48%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.48%) EMC
11 5 (1.48%) SAP
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £50K
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + + Bonus + 30 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus & Excellent Pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago