Period
to 26 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 229 269
Rank change year-on-year +73 +40 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 26 8 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 6
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +18.92% -17.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £51,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £54,375
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,087 5,293 6,484
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.55% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,717 4,308 5,533
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,061 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Python Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in Manchester

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Python Engineer in Manchester

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in Manchester

Python Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 26 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £45,000 -
Python Engineer
North West

Python Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, Python Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Python Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 21 (80.77%) C#
2 21 (80.77%) Software Engineering
3 19 (73.08%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) C++
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
6 15 (57.69%) NoSQL
7 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
7 14 (53.85%) TDD
7 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
8 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (46.15%) OO
8 12 (46.15%) Ansible
8 12 (46.15%) Mercurial
9 11 (42.31%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (42.31%) Redis
9 11 (42.31%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (42.31%) nginx
9 11 (42.31%) Subversion
10 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (30.77%) Go
11 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
12 5 (19.23%) C
12 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
12 5 (19.23%) Scala
12 5 (19.23%) AWS
12 5 (19.23%) Terraform
13 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
13 4 (15.38%) TypeScript

Python Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (42.31%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (42.31%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.85%) Azure
2 1 (3.85%) GCP
2 1 (3.85%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) 3G
2 1 (3.85%) 4G
2 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) NoSQL
2 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (42.31%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 12 (46.15%) Mercurial
3 11 (42.31%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (15.38%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Flex
2 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) Django
3 1 (3.85%) Flask
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Software Engineering
2 14 (53.85%) TDD
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (46.15%) OO
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
8 2 (7.69%) Personalization
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 19 (73.08%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) C++
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Go
7 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 5 (19.23%) C
8 5 (19.23%) Scala
9 4 (15.38%) Haskell
9 4 (15.38%) TypeScript
10 2 (7.69%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Ansible
2 5 (19.23%) Terraform
3 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.85%) Grafana
4 1 (3.85%) Prometheus
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) VMware