The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.52% 8.81% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.00% 10.85% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 5
Median salary £29,000 £27,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% -20.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 100 129 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 72.46% 81.13% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 67
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Chester

Python
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Python in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) Django
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Yahoo!
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Linear Regression
5 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) D3.js
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data

Python
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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Django
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Linear Regression
3 1 (10.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
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