Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 48 93
Rank change year-on-year +8 +45 +72
Permanent jobs citing Python 513 413 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.88% 5.55% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.68% 9.33% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 439 366 173
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.30% +16.00%

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 4,394 4,428 3,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.97% 59.56% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,713 3,902 3,027
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +12 23 £62,500 +82.48% 4
Rochdale -5 16 £43,000 -6.52% 3
Altrincham -22 4 £48,750 +17.47% 2
Oldham +22 3 £26,000 -32.47%
Salford -13 2 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Cheadle -11 1 - - 2
Bolton - 1 £35,000 - 1
Python
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Python.

1 227 (44.25%) Java
2 222 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (37.62%) Linux
3 193 (37.62%) DevOps
4 189 (36.84%) Ruby
5 160 (31.19%) JavaScript
6 156 (30.41%) SQL
7 131 (25.54%) Amazon AWS
7 131 (25.54%) Puppet
8 129 (25.15%) Scrum
9 119 (23.20%) Software Engineering
10 114 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
11 107 (20.86%) Test Automation
12 106 (20.66%) Docker
13 105 (20.47%) Big Data
13 105 (20.47%) Bash Shell
14 103 (20.08%) Jenkins
15 99 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
16 98 (19.10%) C++
16 98 (19.10%) Machine Learning
17 96 (18.71%) Degree
18 93 (18.13%) Ansible
19 92 (17.93%) TDD
20 90 (17.54%) Kubernetes
21 87 (16.96%) Finance
21 87 (16.96%) Configuration Management
22 86 (16.76%) Web Services
23 84 (16.37%) HTML
24 83 (16.18%) C#
25 80 (15.59%) 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 49 (9.55%) Apache Spark
2 25 (4.87%) SAS
3 24 (4.68%) Apache
3 24 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (3.12%) nginx
5 13 (2.53%) Apache Pig
6 12 (2.34%) OpenStack
6 12 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.14%) CloudStack
7 11 (2.14%) Tornado
8 9 (1.75%) Confluence
9 4 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.58%) CMS
10 3 (0.58%) IIS
10 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.58%) WordPress
11 2 (0.39%) Jetty
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.97%) Maya
3 5 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.97%) S-PLUS
3 5 (0.97%) Stata
4 4 (0.78%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.78%) SPSS
5 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.19%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.19%) HipChat
5 1 (0.19%) Houdini
5 1 (0.19%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 131 (25.54%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 26 (5.07%) OpenShift
5 22 (4.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 20 (3.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (2.92%) SaaS
8 11 (2.14%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.36%) PaaS
11 6 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.17%) Serverless
12 5 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.97%) IaaS
13 4 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.78%) Heroku
13 4 (0.78%) npm
14 3 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.02%) HTTP
2 25 (4.87%) Firewall
3 21 (4.09%) VPN
4 17 (3.31%) DNS
5 16 (3.12%) BGP
5 16 (3.12%) Broadband
5 16 (3.12%) Ethernet
5 16 (3.12%) HSRP
5 16 (3.12%) IPv6
5 16 (3.12%) MRTG
5 16 (3.12%) OSPF
5 16 (3.12%) SNMP
5 16 (3.12%) TACACS
5 16 (3.12%) VLAN
5 16 (3.12%) VoIP
5 16 (3.12%) VRRP
5 16 (3.12%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (2.14%) SSL
7 8 (1.56%) IPv4
7 8 (1.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (20.47%) Big Data
2 72 (14.04%) MySQL
3 66 (12.87%) Hadoop
4 55 (10.72%) NoSQL
5 52 (10.14%) SQL Server
6 40 (7.80%) MongoDB
7 37 (7.21%) Relational Database
8 31 (6.04%) Redis
9 22 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (2.73%) Apache Hive
12 13 (2.53%) Data Mining
12 13 (2.53%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.75%) CouchDB
14 9 (1.75%) Riak
15 7 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (1.17%) Neo4j
16 6 (1.17%) Power BI
17 5 (0.97%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 103 (20.08%) Jenkins
2 80 (15.59%) Git (software)
3 51 (9.94%) Selenium
4 48 (9.36%) Cucumber
5 28 (5.46%) JIRA
6 23 (4.48%) Vagrant
7 22 (4.29%) TeamCity
8 18 (3.51%) WebDriver
9 12 (2.34%) GitLab
10 11 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.36%) Maven
11 7 (1.36%) Subversion
12 6 (1.17%) JMeter
12 6 (1.17%) PyCharm
12 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.97%) Appium
13 5 (0.97%) Calabash
13 5 (0.97%) Hudson
13 5 (0.97%) JUnit
13 5 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (16.96%) Finance
2 63 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 52 (10.14%) Marketing
4 41 (7.99%) Electronics
4 41 (7.99%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.12%) Games
6 12 (2.34%) Military
6 12 (2.34%) Retail
7 11 (2.14%) Legal
8 10 (1.95%) Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (23.78%) Developer
2 91 (17.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 64 (12.48%) Software Engineer
4 42 (8.19%) Tester
5 37 (7.21%) Linux Engineer
6 36 (7.02%) Data Scientist
7 35 (6.82%) Automation Tester
8 33 (6.43%) Java Developer
8 33 (6.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 33 (6.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 29 (5.65%) Analyst
9 29 (5.65%) AWS DevOps
9 29 (5.65%) AWS Engineer
10 27 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
11 26 (5.07%) Senior Developer
11 26 (5.07%) Software Developer
12 25 (4.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 23 (4.48%) Architect
14 21 (4.09%) Java Engineer
14 21 (4.09%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (16.76%) Web Services
2 84 (16.37%) HTML
3 71 (13.84%) REST
4 70 (13.65%) CSS
5 68 (13.26%) .NET
6 55 (10.72%) Spring
7 52 (10.14%) Node.js
8 49 (9.55%) AngularJS
9 40 (7.80%) XML
10 39 (7.60%) SOAP
11 37 (7.21%) HTML5
12 35 (6.82%) RESTful
13 33 (6.43%) CSS3
13 33 (6.43%) JMS
14 32 (6.24%) jQuery
15 28 (5.46%) JSON
15 28 (5.46%) Spring MVC
16 24 (4.68%) LAMP
16 24 (4.68%) Middleware
16 24 (4.68%) React
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (11.31%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.09%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.51%) User Experience
6 14 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.34%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.14%) PKI
9 10 (1.95%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (1.56%) Fintech
10 8 (1.56%) iPad
10 8 (1.56%) Social Media
10 8 (1.56%) Wiki
11 6 (1.17%) Animation
11 6 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.78%) Xbox
13 3 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 193 (37.62%) Linux
2 51 (9.94%) Unix
3 40 (7.80%) Windows
4 25 (4.87%) CentOS
5 12 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.17%) Android
6 6 (1.17%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (37.62%) DevOps
3 129 (25.15%) Scrum
4 119 (23.20%) Software Engineering
5 107 (20.86%) Test Automation
6 99 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
7 98 (19.10%) Machine Learning
8 92 (17.93%) TDD
9 87 (16.96%) Configuration Management
10 78 (15.20%) Open Source
11 75 (14.62%) Analytics
12 60 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (9.55%) BDD
14 47 (9.16%) SDLC
15 46 (8.97%) Continuous Delivery
15 46 (8.97%) Test Scripting
16 42 (8.19%) Digital Marketing
16 42 (8.19%) Mathematics
17 40 (7.80%) MVC
17 40 (7.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (44.25%) Java
2 189 (36.84%) Ruby
3 160 (31.19%) JavaScript
4 156 (30.41%) SQL
5 105 (20.47%) Bash Shell
6 98 (19.10%) C++
7 83 (16.18%) C#
8 68 (13.26%) PHP
9 58 (11.31%) C
10 54 (10.53%) R
11 52 (10.14%) Perl
12 51 (9.94%) Scala
13 47 (9.16%) Go
14 37 (7.21%) Shell Script
15 17 (3.31%) Groovy
15 17 (3.31%) MATLAB
16 16 (3.12%) PowerShell
17 12 (2.34%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.78%) Clojure
18 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (18.71%) Degree
2 50 (9.75%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (4.87%) PhD
5 23 (4.48%) Numerate Degree
6 21 (4.09%) DV Cleared
7 16 (3.12%) Master's Degree
8 13 (2.53%) AWS Certification
9 12 (2.34%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.56%) CCNP
10 8 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.56%) JNCIP
11 5 (0.97%) SAS Certification
12 3 (0.58%) ISEB
12 3 (0.58%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.19%) HND
14 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.41%) QA
2 19 (3.70%) GCP
3 16 (3.12%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.95%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 106 (20.66%) Docker
2 22 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.12%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.14%) vSphere
5 11 (2.14%) Xen
5 11 (2.14%) XenServer
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.19%) Ceph
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 131 (25.54%) Puppet
2 114 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (18.13%) Ansible
4 90 (17.54%) Kubernetes
5 37 (7.21%) Terraform
6 26 (5.07%) Cobbler
7 25 (4.87%) Kibana
8 23 (4.48%) Packer
9 22 (4.29%) Tivoli
10 21 (4.09%) Prometheus
11 20 (3.90%) Salt
12 19 (3.70%) Nagios
13 16 (3.12%) Cacti
13 16 (3.12%) OpenNMS
13 16 (3.12%) RANCID
13 16 (3.12%) SCCM
14 8 (1.56%) SCOM
15 7 (1.36%) Mesos
16 5 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
16 5 (0.97%) Marathon
Vendors
1 63 (12.28%) Oracle
2 46 (8.97%) SAP
3 39 (7.60%) Google
4 36 (7.02%) VMware
5 23 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 21 (4.09%) SaltStack
7 20 (3.90%) EnterpriseDB
8 19 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 16 (3.12%) Cisco
9 16 (3.12%) Ericsson
9 16 (3.12%) Huawei
9 16 (3.12%) Juniper
10 9 (1.75%) Tableau
11 8 (1.56%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.56%) Brocade
11 8 (1.56%) Foundry
11 8 (1.56%) NetApp
11 8 (1.56%) ZyXEL
12 6 (1.17%) IBM
13 5 (0.97%) Facebook