Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 42 53
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 6 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.50% 1.42% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.44% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Chester median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -1.75% -16.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £31,375 £70,600 £36,200
Cheshire median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 386 278 428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 98.58% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 337 217 335
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £22,650 £24,400 £23,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,250 £61,250
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Chester

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in Chester

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (50.00%) nginx
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) CherryPy
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Flask
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Magento
5 1 (16.67%) Pylons
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Django
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (16.67%) CherryPy
3 1 (16.67%) Flask
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Pylons
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP