The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 58 69
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.15% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 1.53% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +53.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 270 262 357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 61.93% 58.35% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 232 217 285
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Python
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Python in Lancashire

Python
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Lancashire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Lancashire

Python
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Blackpool +9 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Lancaster - 1 £28,000 -
Nelson - 1 £57,500 -
Python
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Python.

1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
6 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
6 4 (19.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) SANS
6 4 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (19.05%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) iPad
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) CSS

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Drupal
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
1 1 (4.76%) OpenCart
1 1 (4.76%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) IPv4
3 1 (4.76%) L2TP
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) PPP
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Bazaar
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Moq
3 1 (4.76%) PhantomJS
3 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
2 10 (47.62%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Django Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) Autofac
4 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.76%) CakePHP
4 1 (4.76%) Django
4 1 (4.76%) Flask
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Laravel
4 1 (4.76%) MooTools
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) Pyramid
4 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) SIEM
2 4 (19.05%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Use Case
2 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) QA Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 5 (23.81%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) R
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SANS
2 1 (4.76%) CCIE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCSP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Packer
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Zend
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 3 days ago