The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.00% 1.53% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 2.93% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £37,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 226 205 223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 56.50% 52.30% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 173 155 182
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Python
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Python in Liverpool

Python
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Liverpool over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Liverpool

Python
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Python.

1 13 (68.42%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Ruby
3 8 (42.11%) Games
3 8 (42.11%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) Puppet
4 7 (36.84%) Game Development
5 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
5 6 (31.58%) QA
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
6 5 (26.32%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
7 4 (21.05%) MSBuild
7 4 (21.05%) NuGet
7 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (21.05%) CentOS
7 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) HP
8 3 (15.79%) HPUX
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) OOP

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Bluemix
2 1 (5.26%) Heroku
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) MSBuild
2 4 (21.05%) NuGet
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) GoCD
5 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Release Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Build Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Games Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) HPUX Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
1 1 (5.26%) OpenVZ
1 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (5.26%) Sphinx
1 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
4 4 (21.05%) CentOS
5 3 (15.79%) Fedora
5 3 (15.79%) HPUX
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (36.84%) Game Development
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Post-Production
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.26%) Statistical Computing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) Ruby
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
5 5 (26.32%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 3 (15.79%) Bourne shell
7 3 (15.79%) Korn
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) C
8 1 (5.26%) Go
8 1 (5.26%) Groovy
8 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (5.26%) R
8 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Mesos
3 1 (5.26%) Rancher
3 1 (5.26%) rkt
3 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) SaltStack