Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 50
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.16% 3.18% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.10% 4.62% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Chester median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -1.75% -21.38%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £46,500 £62,000 £36,125
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £32,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +47.29% -0.77% -17.20%

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 246 195 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 68.14% 68.90% 64.24%
Number of salaries quoted 224 177 230
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 9 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) VLDB
3 5 (33.33%) Django
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (20.00%) Big Data
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) nginx
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) LAMP
5 3 (20.00%) Debian
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) VLDB
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Django
2 3 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) CherryPy
4 1 (6.67%) Flask
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Pylons
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Debian
2 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft