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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North West > Manchester
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 14 18 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 778 489 381
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 12.80% 10.74% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.90% 20.46% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 427 395 284
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,375 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,040 £58,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.90% +11.90% -4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £71,250
North West median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 2,789 2,390 2,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.90% 52.47% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,989 1,973 1,789
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,200 £68,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Salford +10 33 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham - 8 £62,500 -
Cheadle - 7 - -
Bolton +3 6 £55,000 +15.79%
Sale - 5 - -
Rochdale - 2 - -
Wigan -3 1 £60,000 +26.32%
Oldham -15 1 - - 1
Python
North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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.

1 416 (53.47%) AWS
2 374 (48.07%) Agile
3 362 (46.53%) Java
4 300 (38.56%) Azure
5 268 (34.45%) DevOps
6 234 (30.08%) CI/CD
7 231 (29.69%) JavaScript
8 226 (29.05%) Software Engineering
9 214 (27.51%) Docker
10 205 (26.35%) Kubernetes
11 187 (24.04%) Analytics
12 178 (22.88%) SQL
13 171 (21.98%) Terraform
14 168 (21.59%) GCP
15 162 (20.82%) Machine Learning
16 160 (20.57%) Go
17 141 (18.12%) Linux
18 139 (17.87%) Data Science
19 133 (17.10%) Full Stack Development
20 128 (16.45%) Security Cleared
21 127 (16.32%) C++
22 126 (16.20%) C#
23 125 (16.07%) Infrastructure as Code
24 124 (15.94%) Mentoring
24 124 (15.94%) React
25 123 (15.81%) Bash
26 121 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
27 119 (15.30%) Data Engineering
28 110 (14.14%) Test Automation
29 107 (13.75%) Big Data

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 47 (6.04%) Apache
2 43 (5.53%) Apache Spark
3 26 (3.34%) nginx
4 22 (2.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
6 9 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (1.03%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.90%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.64%) Confluence
10 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.26%) CMS
12 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.13%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 416 (53.47%) AWS
2 300 (38.56%) Azure
3 168 (21.59%) GCP
4 85 (10.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 64 (8.23%) Serverless
6 61 (7.84%) GitHub
7 43 (5.53%) Power Platform
8 42 (5.40%) Snowflake
9 37 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
10 33 (4.24%) SaaS
11 30 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
12 23 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (2.83%) Azure Sentinel
14 21 (2.70%) Amazon S3
15 20 (2.57%) GitHub Actions
16 19 (2.44%) OpenShift
17 17 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 15 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
18 15 (1.93%) AWS CodePipeline
18 15 (1.93%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.96%) HTTP
2 19 (2.44%) HTTPS
3 13 (1.67%) Internet
4 12 (1.54%) Firewall
5 11 (1.41%) DNS
6 9 (1.16%) Software-Defined Networking
7 7 (0.90%) Network Security
7 7 (0.90%) VPN
8 6 (0.77%) MPLS
8 6 (0.77%) VLAN
8 6 (0.77%) WAN
9 5 (0.64%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.51%) NGFW
10 4 (0.51%) SAN
11 2 (0.26%) AMQP
11 2 (0.26%) VoIP
12 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.13%) LAN
12 1 (0.13%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (13.75%) Big Data
2 62 (7.97%) MySQL
3 57 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (7.33%) NoSQL
4 52 (6.68%) MongoDB
5 51 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
6 50 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (5.66%) Hadoop
8 43 (5.53%) Data Lake
8 43 (5.53%) Power BI
9 37 (4.76%) SQL Server
10 35 (4.50%) Tableau
11 23 (2.96%) Relational Database
12 16 (2.06%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (1.54%) Amazon Athena
15 11 (1.41%) Star Schema
16 10 (1.29%) LogicBlox
17 9 (1.16%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 95 (12.21%) Jenkins
2 77 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 64 (8.23%) GitLab
4 54 (6.94%) JIRA
5 28 (3.60%) Selenium
6 22 (2.83%) Vagrant
7 21 (2.70%) Cypress.io
7 21 (2.70%) Travis CI
8 17 (2.19%) TeamCity
9 16 (2.06%) PHPUnit
10 14 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (1.41%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.41%) IBM UrbanCode
12 11 (1.41%) SonarQube
13 9 (1.16%) CircleCI
13 9 (1.16%) TestRail
14 8 (1.03%) Bugzilla
14 8 (1.03%) Redmine
General
1 91 (11.70%) Finance
2 74 (9.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 64 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (7.97%) Social Skills
5 58 (7.46%) Automotive
6 51 (6.56%) Retail
7 42 (5.40%) Games
8 41 (5.27%) Law
9 38 (4.88%) Public Sector
10 32 (4.11%) Aerospace
11 31 (3.98%) Legal
12 18 (2.31%) Banking
13 15 (1.93%) Telecoms
14 14 (1.80%) Manufacturing
15 11 (1.41%) Marketing
16 9 (1.16%) Electronics
17 8 (1.03%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.77%) Advertising
19 4 (0.51%) Police
19 4 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 160 (20.57%) Developer
2 126 (16.20%) Software Engineer
3 100 (12.85%) Data Engineer
4 65 (8.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 55 (7.07%) Trainee
6 53 (6.81%) Graduate
7 48 (6.17%) Senior Developer
8 41 (5.27%) Analyst
9 39 (5.01%) Software Developer
10 35 (4.50%) Data Scientist
11 33 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
12 29 (3.73%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 27 (3.47%) Consultant
14 25 (3.21%) Cloud Engineer
14 25 (3.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Python Developer
16 23 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
16 23 (2.96%) Site Engineer
17 22 (2.83%) Senior Full Stack Developer
18 20 (2.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (15.94%) React
2 93 (11.95%) Node.js
3 67 (8.61%) AngularJS
4 53 (6.81%) Spring
5 48 (6.17%) .NET
6 42 (5.40%) Kafka
7 34 (4.37%) CSS
8 31 (3.98%) Elastic Stack
9 30 (3.86%) HTML
10 28 (3.60%) Web Services
11 27 (3.47%) RESTful
12 24 (3.08%) JSON
13 20 (2.57%) HTML5
14 19 (2.44%) Apache Avro
14 19 (2.44%) CSS3
14 19 (2.44%) Vue.js
15 17 (2.19%) Java SE
16 16 (2.06%) Laravel
16 16 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (1.80%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.67%) Algorithms
2 61 (7.84%) Cloud Native
3 34 (4.37%) Data Structures
4 30 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (3.21%) Blog
6 23 (2.96%) IoT
7 22 (2.83%) User Experience
8 20 (2.57%) Cyberattack
9 19 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
10 16 (2.06%) Mobile Payment
11 14 (1.80%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.54%) Virtual Team
13 10 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
14 9 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (1.16%) Hackathon
15 8 (1.03%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.90%) Data Centre
16 7 (0.90%) Smartphone
17 6 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
18 5 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 141 (18.12%) Linux
2 56 (7.20%) Windows
3 45 (5.78%) Unix
4 19 (2.44%) CentOS
5 15 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.41%) Android
6 11 (1.41%) Mesosphere
6 11 (1.41%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.64%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.26%) AIX
9 2 (0.26%) HPUX
9 2 (0.26%) Solaris
9 2 (0.26%) SUSE
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (48.07%) Agile
2 268 (34.45%) DevOps
3 234 (30.08%) CI/CD
4 226 (29.05%) Software Engineering
5 187 (24.04%) Analytics
6 162 (20.82%) Machine Learning
7 139 (17.87%) Data Science
8 133 (17.10%) Full Stack Development
9 125 (16.07%) Infrastructure as Code
10 124 (15.94%) Mentoring
11 121 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
12 119 (15.30%) Data Engineering
13 110 (14.14%) Test Automation
14 105 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
15 102 (13.11%) TDD
16 96 (12.34%) Cybersecurity
17 94 (12.08%) Scrum
18 93 (11.95%) Open Source
19 86 (11.05%) Data Pipeline
20 84 (10.80%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 362 (46.53%) Java
2 231 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 178 (22.88%) SQL
4 160 (20.57%) Go
5 127 (16.32%) C++
6 126 (16.20%) C#
7 123 (15.81%) Bash
8 104 (13.37%) PowerShell
9 81 (10.41%) Ruby
10 51 (6.56%) Scala
11 48 (6.17%) R
12 41 (5.27%) Kotlin
13 37 (4.76%) PHP
14 32 (4.11%) TypeScript
15 22 (2.83%) C
16 15 (1.93%) Perl
17 11 (1.41%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.16%) MATLAB
18 9 (1.16%) VBA
19 8 (1.03%) F#
Qualifications
1 128 (16.45%) Security Cleared
2 79 (10.15%) Degree
3 75 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.83%) CISMP
4 22 (2.83%) CISSP
4 22 (2.83%) GCIH
4 22 (2.83%) SSCP
5 19 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (2.19%) CIW
6 17 (2.19%) OCA
6 17 (2.19%) OCP
6 17 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
7 14 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (1.54%) AWS Certification
9 10 (1.29%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.29%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.39%) CCNP
12 2 (0.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.74%) QA
2 36 (4.63%) Data Quality
3 26 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (3.08%) NIST
5 22 (2.83%) Cyber Essentials
5 22 (2.83%) PCI DSS
6 14 (1.80%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.26%) GDPR
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.13%) GMP
System Software
1 214 (27.51%) Docker
2 16 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 5 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.64%) etcd
5 4 (0.51%) Postfix
6 3 (0.39%) Firmware
6 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.26%) Ceph
7 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.26%) Lustre
8 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 205 (26.35%) Kubernetes
2 171 (21.98%) Terraform
3 83 (10.67%) Ansible
4 56 (7.20%) Puppet
5 45 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (3.73%) Prometheus
7 20 (2.57%) Nessus
8 17 (2.19%) Grafana
9 12 (1.54%) Consul
9 12 (1.54%) Nagios
10 11 (1.41%) Automic
11 7 (0.90%) Cacti
11 7 (0.90%) HP Fortify
11 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.77%) Packer
13 5 (0.64%) Bareos
13 5 (0.64%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (0.64%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 101 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 67 (8.61%) Google
3 58 (7.46%) Splunk
4 39 (5.01%) Oracle
5 35 (4.50%) Databricks
6 34 (4.37%) Hitachi
7 29 (3.73%) VMware
8 22 (2.83%) Red Hat
9 20 (2.57%) CrowdStrike
10 19 (2.44%) QinetiQ
11 15 (1.93%) Cisco
12 13 (1.67%) Juniper
13 12 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.29%) Cloudera
15 7 (0.90%) Checkmarx
15 7 (0.90%) Veracode
16 6 (0.77%) Teradata
16 6 (0.77%) Veeam
17 5 (0.64%) Dynatrace
17 5 (0.64%) SaltStack