Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 41 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 27 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.52% 1.43% 8.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.51% 2.14% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 24
Chester median annual salary £30,000 £66,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.72% +136.61% -25.33%
10th Percentile £19,750 £49,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £77,875 £36,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,223
% change year-on-year +12.50% +32.35% -13.65%

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 284 187 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 68.60% 66.79% 75.93%
Number of salaries quoted 259 163 225
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,900 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (48.15%) Data Analysis
3 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (44.44%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) Web Development
5 9 (33.33%) Big Data
6 8 (29.63%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) VLDB
7 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) R
8 6 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 5 (18.52%) Django
9 5 (18.52%) nginx
9 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
9 5 (18.52%) Apache
9 5 (18.52%) PHP
9 5 (18.52%) C++
9 5 (18.52%) MySQL
9 5 (18.52%) LAMP
9 5 (18.52%) Debian
9 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL

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 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (33.33%) Big Data
3 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 7 (25.93%) VLDB
4 5 (18.52%) MySQL
4 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
6 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Data Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Python Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Data Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Django
1 5 (18.52%) LAMP
1 5 (18.52%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (18.52%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (11.11%) CherryPy
2 3 (11.11%) Flask
2 3 (11.11%) JSON
2 3 (11.11%) Pylons
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Debian
3 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Data Analysis
2 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (37.04%) Web Development
4 8 (29.63%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 6 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Data Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
9 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (7.41%) Data Science
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) R
5 5 (18.52%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) Scala
7 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft