Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 38 85
Rank change year-on-year +4 +47 +56
Permanent jobs citing Python 572 576 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.01% 7.13% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.07% 11.76% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 473 468 180
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +6.67%

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 4,377 4,897 3,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.31% 60.60% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,735 4,231 3,220
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Manchester

Python
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Python in Manchester

Python
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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 +6 19 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Salford +8 14 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Altrincham +10 5 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Cheadle 0 4 - -
Rochdale -5 3 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Oldham +16 2 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £28,463 -
Python
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 274 (47.90%) Java
2 242 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (40.38%) DevOps
4 221 (38.64%) Linux
5 197 (34.44%) Amazon AWS
6 175 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
7 169 (29.55%) Ruby
8 168 (29.37%) JavaScript
9 155 (27.10%) Software Engineering
10 149 (26.05%) Ansible
11 141 (24.65%) Docker
12 134 (23.43%) Jenkins
13 131 (22.90%) Scrum
14 126 (22.03%) Test Automation
15 125 (21.85%) Puppet
16 123 (21.50%) C#
17 122 (21.33%) Bash Shell
18 118 (20.63%) TDD
19 113 (19.76%) SQL
19 113 (19.76%) Opscode Chef
20 102 (17.83%) Kubernetes
20 102 (17.83%) Microsoft Azure
21 98 (17.13%) Finance
22 95 (16.61%) C++
23 94 (16.43%) Machine Learning
24 88 (15.38%) Big Data
24 88 (15.38%) MySQL
25 87 (15.21%) Configuration Management
26 86 (15.03%) HTML
26 86 (15.03%) Git (software)

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 63 (11.01%) Apache Spark
2 27 (4.72%) Apache
3 19 (3.32%) nginx
4 15 (2.62%) Apache Pig
4 15 (2.62%) Confluence
4 15 (2.62%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.57%) SAS
7 8 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.22%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.22%) Tornado
9 6 (1.05%) CloudStack
10 4 (0.70%) IIS
11 3 (0.52%) JBoss
11 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.52%) WordPress
12 2 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.35%) Jetty
12 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Maya
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) Simulink
3 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Magento
2 3 (0.52%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 197 (34.44%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (17.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (9.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 30 (5.24%) SaaS
5 27 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (4.20%) GitHub
7 17 (2.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 13 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (2.27%) OpenShift
9 11 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.75%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.40%) PaaS
12 7 (1.22%) IaaS
13 4 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.70%) Serverless
14 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.35%) Zapier
16 1 (0.17%) BlazeMeter
16 1 (0.17%) Heroku
16 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.90%) HTTP
2 23 (4.02%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.80%) Firewall
4 15 (2.62%) SSL
5 8 (1.40%) DNS
5 8 (1.40%) Internet
5 8 (1.40%) SAN
6 7 (1.22%) NAS
6 7 (1.22%) VPN
7 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.52%) VoIP
8 2 (0.35%) Broadband
8 2 (0.35%) LLU
9 1 (0.17%) AMQP
9 1 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.17%) IPv6
9 1 (0.17%) Network Security
9 1 (0.17%) SNMP
9 1 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (15.38%) Big Data
1 88 (15.38%) MySQL
2 69 (12.06%) Hadoop
3 42 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 41 (7.17%) SQL Server
5 30 (5.24%) Redis
6 29 (5.07%) MongoDB
7 26 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.62%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.75%) Power BI
11 8 (1.40%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.22%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.87%) Datomic
15 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 134 (23.43%) Jenkins
2 86 (15.03%) Git (software)
3 56 (9.79%) JIRA
4 55 (9.62%) Selenium
5 34 (5.94%) Vagrant
6 31 (5.42%) TeamCity
7 28 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (4.90%) Cucumber
8 26 (4.55%) Subversion
9 24 (4.20%) Maven
10 23 (4.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 20 (3.50%) WebDriver
12 19 (3.32%) SoapUI
13 17 (2.97%) Gradle
14 10 (1.75%) Bitbucket
15 9 (1.57%) JUnit
16 8 (1.40%) Ant
16 8 (1.40%) GoCD
16 8 (1.40%) Hudson
16 8 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 98 (17.13%) Finance
2 55 (9.62%) Marketing
3 53 (9.27%) Retail
4 47 (8.22%) Electronics
5 46 (8.04%) Telecoms
6 43 (7.52%) Manufacturing
7 18 (3.15%) Games
8 12 (2.10%) Banking
9 9 (1.57%) Advertising
10 7 (1.22%) Military
11 6 (1.05%) Law
12 5 (0.87%) Back Office
13 4 (0.70%) Automotive
13 4 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Legal
14 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 153 (26.75%) Developer
2 127 (22.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (10.66%) Software Engineer
4 48 (8.39%) Data Scientist
4 48 (8.39%) Linux Engineer
5 45 (7.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 42 (7.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 38 (6.64%) Architect
8 34 (5.94%) AWS Engineer
8 34 (5.94%) Test Engineer
9 32 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 30 (5.24%) AWS DevOps
10 30 (5.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 28 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (4.20%) Analyst
12 24 (4.20%) Java Developer
13 23 (4.02%) Python Developer
13 23 (4.02%) Senior Developer
14 22 (3.85%) Software Developer
15 21 (3.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (15.03%) HTML
2 84 (14.69%) Web Services
3 81 (14.16%) .NET
4 79 (13.81%) CSS
5 71 (12.41%) AngularJS
6 58 (10.14%) REST
7 52 (9.09%) Node.js
8 51 (8.92%) JSON
9 49 (8.57%) Spring
10 46 (8.04%) RESTful
11 43 (7.52%) XML
12 39 (6.82%) React
13 36 (6.29%) HTML5
14 34 (5.94%) CSS3
15 32 (5.59%) Spring MVC
16 31 (5.42%) SOAP
17 28 (4.90%) Django
17 28 (4.90%) Java EE
18 24 (4.20%) Spring Boot
19 21 (3.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
1 53 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.59%) Algorithms
3 29 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.37%) User Experience
5 21 (3.67%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.10%) Fintech
8 10 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.57%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (1.22%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.22%) Social Media
12 6 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.70%) Animation
13 4 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 221 (38.64%) Linux
2 80 (13.99%) Windows
3 36 (6.29%) Unix
4 30 (5.24%) Android
5 27 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.32%) CentOS
6 19 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.92%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.22%) Debian
9 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.87%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.17%) HPUX
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (40.38%) DevOps
3 175 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
4 155 (27.10%) Software Engineering
5 131 (22.90%) Scrum
6 126 (22.03%) Test Automation
7 118 (20.63%) TDD
8 94 (16.43%) Machine Learning
9 87 (15.21%) Configuration Management
10 84 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
11 81 (14.16%) Open Source
12 74 (12.94%) Data Science
13 66 (11.54%) BDD
14 63 (11.01%) Mentoring
15 59 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
16 56 (9.79%) Analytics
17 52 (9.09%) MVC
18 50 (8.74%) Microservices
19 49 (8.57%) Web Development
20 41 (7.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 274 (47.90%) Java
2 169 (29.55%) Ruby
3 168 (29.37%) JavaScript
4 123 (21.50%) C#
5 122 (21.33%) Bash Shell
6 113 (19.76%) SQL
7 95 (16.61%) C++
8 84 (14.69%) PHP
9 67 (11.71%) C
9 67 (11.71%) R
10 60 (10.49%) Perl
11 59 (10.31%) Go
12 57 (9.97%) Scala
13 36 (6.29%) PowerShell
14 23 (4.02%) Shell Script
15 17 (2.97%) Java 8
16 16 (2.80%) HiveQL
17 15 (2.62%) Objective-C
18 10 (1.75%) T-SQL
19 8 (1.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (14.51%) Degree
2 41 (7.17%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.90%) AWS Certification
4 25 (4.37%) DV Cleared
5 21 (3.67%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (3.32%) PhD
7 17 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (2.97%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.27%) Master's Degree
9 8 (1.40%) CISSP
9 8 (1.40%) SANS
10 6 (1.05%) GIAC
11 5 (0.87%) CCNA
11 5 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.87%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (0.87%) Linux+ Certification
11 5 (0.87%) MCSE
11 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.87%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (0.87%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.87%) QA
2 38 (6.64%) GCP
3 7 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.22%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 15765
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) GDPR
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 141 (24.65%) Docker
2 25 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (3.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.97%) HDFS
5 15 (2.62%) vSphere
6 7 (1.22%) Xen
7 6 (1.05%) XenServer
8 5 (0.87%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.52%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.52%) Varnish
11 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.17%) Ceph
12 1 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 149 (26.05%) Ansible
2 125 (21.85%) Puppet
3 113 (19.76%) Opscode Chef
4 102 (17.83%) Kubernetes
5 50 (8.74%) Terraform
6 37 (6.47%) Salt
7 27 (4.72%) Packer
8 15 (2.62%) Kibana
9 12 (2.10%) Prometheus
10 11 (1.92%) Consul
11 10 (1.75%) Graphite
12 9 (1.57%) Nagios
13 8 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (1.05%) Grafana
14 6 (1.05%) Opsview
14 6 (1.05%) SCCM
14 6 (1.05%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.70%) logstash
16 3 (0.52%) Cobbler
17 2 (0.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 60 (10.49%) Google
2 47 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 41 (7.17%) SAP
4 39 (6.82%) VMware
5 32 (5.59%) Red Hat
6 23 (4.02%) Oracle
7 14 (2.45%) SaltStack
8 12 (2.10%) Tableau
9 7 (1.22%) Capita
9 7 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.87%) Citrix
11 4 (0.70%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.70%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.70%) Hummingbird
11 4 (0.70%) IBM
12 3 (0.52%) NetApp
12 3 (0.52%) Twitter
13 2 (0.35%) Alteryx
13 2 (0.35%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.35%) Splunk