The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 8 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 13.95% 1.89% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 3.23% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Python
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 69.77% 58.49% 69.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 40
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Python
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Python Salary Trend in Salford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Salford region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Data Security
2 5 (83.33%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) R
2 5 (83.33%) MapReduce
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Cloudera
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VPN

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Data Security
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) MapReduce
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago