Period
to 13 December 2018

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 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 42 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 13 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.63% 4.63% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.56% 6.74% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 5
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% +3.57% -1.75%
10th Percentile £32,750 £19,750 £21,800
90th Percentile £59,000 £45,500 £68,000
Cheshire median annual salary £49,000 £45,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.10% +34.56% +6.25%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 136 267 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 58.87% 68.64% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 120 242 162
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.33%
10th Percentile £27,375 £26,250 £25,775
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,400
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

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

Python
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Chester over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Python.

1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) Big Data
5 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Django
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) C++
7 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) OOP
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Apache
7 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (23.08%) Scala
7 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
7 3 (23.08%) Node.js
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (7.69%) GitHub
5 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (15.38%) Flink
4 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Data Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Django Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) Django
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) Kafka
4 2 (15.38%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Infotainment
1 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Fedora
3 1 (7.69%) openSUSE
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat