Period
to 31 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North West > Manchester
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 31 28
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 296 478 600
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 11.16% 7.36% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.31% 13.86% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 442 477
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £77,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,617 3,450 4,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.97% 53.13% 57.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,490 2,746 3,561
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,425 £30,000 £28,638
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Manchester

Python
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Python in Manchester

Python
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Manchester over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Python in Manchester

Python
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 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 31 October 2020. 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
Salford +15 10 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Stockport +29 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Oldham +9 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Python
North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Python.

1 113 (38.18%) Azure
2 110 (37.16%) AWS
3 108 (36.49%) DevOps
4 85 (28.72%) SQL
5 82 (27.70%) Linux
6 79 (26.69%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (25.00%) Terraform
8 69 (23.31%) Kubernetes
8 69 (23.31%) Docker
9 66 (22.30%) Software Engineering
10 65 (21.96%) Ansible
11 63 (21.28%) Analytics
12 62 (20.95%) Go
12 62 (20.95%) JavaScript
13 59 (19.93%) Java
14 53 (17.91%) Puppet
15 52 (17.57%) Jenkins
15 52 (17.57%) Data Lake
15 52 (17.57%) Ruby
16 51 (17.23%) Databricks
17 50 (16.89%) GCP
18 49 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
19 47 (15.88%) Bash Shell
19 47 (15.88%) R
20 45 (15.20%) C#
21 44 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
22 43 (14.53%) Migration
22 43 (14.53%) Big Data
23 42 (14.19%) Git (software)
24 40 (13.51%) PowerShell

Python
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 17 (5.74%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.72%) Apache
3 11 (3.72%) nginx
4 8 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.68%) Confluence
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.01%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 113 (38.18%) Azure
2 110 (37.16%) AWS
3 50 (16.89%) GCP
4 30 (10.14%) PaaS
5 29 (9.80%) IaaS
6 24 (8.11%) SaaS
7 19 (6.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (5.41%) GitHub
9 15 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (5.07%) Serverless
10 14 (4.73%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (4.39%) Azure Data Factory
11 13 (4.39%) Power Platform
12 6 (2.03%) Amazon EKS
12 6 (2.03%) Amazon S3
13 5 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.08%) Skype
2 6 (2.03%) Software-Defined Networking
2 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.35%) Firewall
3 4 (1.35%) HTTP
3 4 (1.35%) Internet
3 4 (1.35%) SNMP
4 3 (1.01%) DNS
4 3 (1.01%) Wireless
5 2 (0.68%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.68%) DHCP
5 2 (0.68%) Network Security
5 2 (0.68%) VLAN
6 1 (0.34%) 3G
6 1 (0.34%) 4G
6 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.34%) MPLS
6 1 (0.34%) OSPF
6 1 (0.34%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.57%) Data Lake
2 43 (14.53%) Big Data
3 35 (11.82%) NoSQL
4 25 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (5.74%) HDInsight
6 15 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (4.39%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (4.39%) Power BI
7 13 (4.39%) Snowflake Schema
8 11 (3.72%) Redis
8 11 (3.72%) SQL Server
9 9 (3.04%) MySQL
9 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.36%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.36%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.36%) Spark SQL
12 6 (2.03%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 52 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 42 (14.19%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.78%) GitLab
4 20 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (3.04%) JIRA
5 9 (3.04%) Subversion
6 8 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 8 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.36%) Selenium
8 3 (1.01%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.68%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.68%) Postman
9 2 (0.68%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket Server
10 1 (0.34%) Codeception
10 1 (0.34%) TestRail
General
1 31 (10.47%) Finance
2 26 (8.78%) Law
3 16 (5.41%) Public Sector
4 8 (2.70%) Retail
5 5 (1.69%) Marketing
6 4 (1.35%) Games
7 3 (1.01%) Banking
7 3 (1.01%) Electronics
7 3 (1.01%) Local Government
8 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (19.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (11.82%) Architect
2 35 (11.82%) Data Engineer
2 35 (11.82%) Software Engineer
3 34 (11.49%) Developer
4 33 (11.15%) Solutions Architect
5 29 (9.80%) Azure Architect
6 27 (9.12%) AWS Engineer
7 24 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (7.43%) Cloud Architect
9 21 (7.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 19 (6.42%) AWS DevOps
11 18 (6.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 17 (5.74%) Platform Engineer
13 15 (5.07%) Python Engineer
14 14 (4.73%) Analyst
14 14 (4.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (4.39%) Cloud Engineer
15 13 (4.39%) Linux Engineer
16 12 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.09%) .NET
2 19 (6.42%) Node.js
3 16 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
4 15 (5.07%) AngularJS
5 13 (4.39%) HTML
6 12 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (4.05%) React
7 10 (3.38%) CSS
8 9 (3.04%) Redux
8 9 (3.04%) Vue.js
9 8 (2.70%) Kafka
10 7 (2.36%) .NET Core
10 7 (2.36%) Django
10 7 (2.36%) PySpark
11 5 (1.69%) Flask
11 5 (1.69%) Web Services
12 4 (1.35%) HTML5
12 4 (1.35%) JSON
12 4 (1.35%) REST
12 4 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.07%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.39%) Private Cloud
4 12 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.72%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.72%) User Experience
6 10 (3.38%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.69%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.35%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.35%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.68%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.70%) Linux
2 34 (11.49%) Windows
3 27 (9.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (8.45%) CentOS
5 13 (4.39%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.69%) Unix
7 2 (0.68%) Android
8 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (36.49%) DevOps
2 79 (26.69%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (22.30%) Software Engineering
4 63 (21.28%) Analytics
5 44 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (14.53%) Migration
7 37 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 34 (11.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 33 (11.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 33 (11.15%) Machine Learning
10 32 (10.81%) Infrastructure as Code
11 31 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (9.80%) Microservices
13 27 (9.12%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (9.12%) TDD
14 25 (8.45%) Open Source
15 22 (7.43%) High Availability
16 21 (7.09%) Data Science
16 21 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (6.76%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (28.72%) SQL
2 62 (20.95%) Go
2 62 (20.95%) JavaScript
3 59 (19.93%) Java
4 52 (17.57%) Ruby
5 47 (15.88%) Bash Shell
5 47 (15.88%) R
6 45 (15.20%) C#
7 40 (13.51%) PowerShell
8 22 (7.43%) C++
9 14 (4.73%) Scala
10 13 (4.39%) PHP
11 10 (3.38%) ES6
12 8 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 7 (2.36%) Perl
14 6 (2.03%) C
14 6 (2.03%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.77%) AWS Certification
2 17 (5.74%) RHCE
3 10 (3.38%) MCSA
3 10 (3.38%) MCSE
3 10 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (2.70%) Degree
5 5 (1.69%) CCIE
5 5 (1.69%) CCNA
5 5 (1.69%) CCNP
5 5 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.03%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (23.31%) Docker
2 13 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.69%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.01%) zsh
6 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 74 (25.00%) Terraform
2 69 (23.31%) Kubernetes
3 65 (21.96%) Ansible
4 53 (17.91%) Puppet
5 24 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (5.74%) Grafana
6 17 (5.74%) Prometheus
7 15 (5.07%) Graphite
8 3 (1.01%) vRealize
9 2 (0.68%) SCCM
10 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (17.23%) Databricks
2 38 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 35 (11.82%) Sparx
4 33 (11.15%) VMware
5 19 (6.42%) Google
6 13 (4.39%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.39%) Splunk
7 7 (2.36%) New Relic
7 7 (2.36%) Vertica
8 6 (2.03%) Cognos
8 6 (2.03%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.69%) Oracle
10 4 (1.35%) Adobe
11 3 (1.01%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.68%) Amplitude
12 2 (0.68%) BT
12 2 (0.68%) Cisco
12 2 (0.68%) Siemens
13 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.34%) Sage