Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 27 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +35
Permanent jobs citing Python 32 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.11% 7.80% 9.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.60% 10.45% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 30
Chester median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +12.50% -30.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £36,250 £35,150
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +55.17% -27.50%

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 172 220 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 59.72% 74.58% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 155 201 208
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (65.63%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (53.13%) Django
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 15 (46.88%) DevOps
4 14 (43.75%) Big Data
5 13 (40.63%) Java
6 10 (31.25%) MySQL
7 9 (28.13%) Yahoo!
7 9 (28.13%) Scala
7 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
7 9 (28.13%) Apache Spark
7 9 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 8 (25.00%) Open Source
8 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (21.88%) Degree
9 7 (21.88%) Data Engineering
10 6 (18.75%) Web Development
10 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
11 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.63%) Kafka
12 4 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Data Science
12 4 (12.50%) Mathematics

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 9 (28.13%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 21 (65.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Big Data
2 10 (31.25%) MySQL
3 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.38%) Flink
5 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Python Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Data Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Python Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Scientist
7 2 (6.25%) Python Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Django Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) Django
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.63%) Kafka
5 3 (9.38%) .NET
5 3 (9.38%) Node.js
5 3 (9.38%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
7 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (3.13%) Infotainment
4 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) CentOS
2 1 (3.13%) Debian
2 1 (3.13%) Fedora
2 1 (3.13%) openSUSE
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) DevOps
2 8 (25.00%) Open Source
3 7 (21.88%) Data Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Web Development
5 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Data Science
6 4 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (12.50%) ETL
6 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Data Ingestion
8 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Scala
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) R
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Yahoo!
2 3 (9.38%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat