Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 46 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 +37 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 574 528 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.87% 6.50% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.37% 11.07% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 443 453 219
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +15.29% +9.68%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,950 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +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 4,294 4,770 4,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.87% 58.74% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,668 4,099 3,571
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Salford - 17 £45,000 - 3
Stockport +12 11 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Cheadle +2 5 £55,000 +15.79%
Oldham 0 3 £27,500 +5.77%
Altrincham - 3 £60,000 -
Rochdale -6 1 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £28,463 -
Python
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 268 (46.69%) Linux
2 264 (45.99%) DevOps
3 252 (43.90%) Java
4 239 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
5 233 (40.59%) Amazon AWS
6 200 (34.84%) Continuous Integration
7 181 (31.53%) Ruby
8 177 (30.84%) Ansible
9 156 (27.18%) Docker
10 151 (26.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 142 (24.74%) Puppet
11 142 (24.74%) Scrum
12 136 (23.69%) Jenkins
13 132 (23.00%) Software Engineering
14 120 (20.91%) Opscode Chef
15 117 (20.38%) Test Automation
16 114 (19.86%) JavaScript
16 114 (19.86%) Kubernetes
17 112 (19.51%) TDD
18 110 (19.16%) Bash Shell
19 106 (18.47%) Open Source
19 106 (18.47%) C#
19 106 (18.47%) SQL
19 106 (18.47%) Configuration Management
20 100 (17.42%) Perl
21 97 (16.90%) Windows
22 92 (16.03%) Git (software)
23 91 (15.85%) C++
24 89 (15.51%) Finance
24 89 (15.51%) Degree

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 57 (9.93%) Apache Spark
2 33 (5.75%) Apache
3 16 (2.79%) Apache Pig
4 15 (2.61%) Confluence
5 12 (2.09%) SAS
6 10 (1.74%) nginx
7 8 (1.39%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.22%) CloudStack
8 7 (1.22%) JBoss
9 6 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.52%) Jetty
11 3 (0.52%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.35%) IIS
13 1 (0.17%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.35%) SPSS
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 233 (40.59%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (26.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (14.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 36 (6.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 30 (5.23%) SaaS
6 25 (4.36%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (4.18%) GitHub
8 20 (3.48%) OpenShift
9 12 (2.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 11 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
11 10 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (1.22%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.70%) Serverless
14 3 (0.52%) AWS Fargate
14 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.52%) Zapier
15 2 (0.35%) IaaS
15 2 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.57%) TCP/IP
2 28 (4.88%) Firewall
3 26 (4.53%) HTTP
4 16 (2.79%) SSL
5 14 (2.44%) VPN
6 7 (1.22%) Internet
6 7 (1.22%) SAN
7 6 (1.05%) NAS
8 5 (0.87%) DNS
9 4 (0.70%) Broadband
10 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.35%) VoIP
11 1 (0.17%) AMQP
11 1 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.17%) BGP
11 1 (0.17%) HSRP
11 1 (0.17%) Junos
11 1 (0.17%) MPLS
11 1 (0.17%) MRTG
11 1 (0.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (14.46%) Big Data
2 70 (12.20%) Hadoop
3 67 (11.67%) MySQL
4 59 (10.28%) MongoDB
5 58 (10.10%) NoSQL
6 40 (6.97%) SQL Server
7 29 (5.05%) Redis
8 28 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (4.18%) Apache Hive
10 16 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
11 11 (1.92%) Power BI
11 11 (1.92%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.57%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.22%) Amazon Athena
13 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.05%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.05%) Flink
14 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 136 (23.69%) Jenkins
2 92 (16.03%) Git (software)
3 63 (10.98%) Selenium
4 59 (10.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 54 (9.41%) JIRA
6 53 (9.23%) TeamCity
7 44 (7.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 32 (5.57%) Cucumber
9 31 (5.40%) Vagrant
10 24 (4.18%) Subversion
11 23 (4.01%) Maven
12 21 (3.66%) Travis CI
13 19 (3.31%) Gradle
13 19 (3.31%) Hudson
14 18 (3.14%) WebDriver
15 15 (2.61%) Bitbucket
15 15 (2.61%) SoapUI
16 11 (1.92%) JUnit
17 10 (1.74%) git-flow
17 10 (1.74%) Robot Framework
General
1 89 (15.51%) Finance
2 41 (7.14%) Electronics
3 37 (6.45%) Marketing
4 36 (6.27%) Retail
5 27 (4.70%) Manufacturing
6 26 (4.53%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.26%) Law
8 11 (1.92%) Military
9 9 (1.57%) Games
10 8 (1.39%) Banking
11 7 (1.22%) Automotive
12 6 (1.05%) Advertising
12 6 (1.05%) Back Office
13 4 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 136 (23.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 123 (21.43%) Developer
3 54 (9.41%) Software Engineer
4 46 (8.01%) Test Engineer
5 43 (7.49%) Data Scientist
6 36 (6.27%) Java Developer
7 34 (5.92%) Senior DevOps
7 34 (5.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 32 (5.57%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (4.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 27 (4.70%) Java Engineer
10 26 (4.53%) AWS DevOps
11 24 (4.18%) Architect
11 24 (4.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 23 (4.01%) AWS Engineer
12 23 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
13 22 (3.83%) Analyst
13 22 (3.83%) Software Test Engineer
14 21 (3.66%) Python Developer
14 21 (3.66%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (12.89%) Node.js
2 65 (11.32%) HTML
2 65 (11.32%) Web Services
3 59 (10.28%) CSS
4 56 (9.76%) Spring
5 54 (9.41%) .NET
6 47 (8.19%) AngularJS
7 45 (7.84%) RESTful
8 43 (7.49%) REST
9 37 (6.45%) React
10 36 (6.27%) Java EE
10 36 (6.27%) JSON
11 33 (5.75%) HTML5
12 32 (5.57%) Spring MVC
13 30 (5.23%) Django
14 29 (5.05%) XML
15 27 (4.70%) CSS3
16 26 (4.53%) Elastic Stack
16 26 (4.53%) SOAP
17 23 (4.01%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.67%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.57%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.36%) Fintech
5 24 (4.18%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (3.83%) Public Cloud
8 21 (3.66%) User Experience
9 14 (2.44%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.87%) Cyberattack
11 5 (0.87%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.87%) Social Media
11 5 (0.87%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Robotics
12 4 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 268 (46.69%) Linux
2 97 (16.90%) Windows
3 35 (6.10%) Android
4 31 (5.40%) Apple iOS
4 31 (5.40%) Unix
5 25 (4.36%) CentOS
6 17 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.92%) Debian
8 10 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.39%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.17%) AIX
13 1 (0.17%) HPUX
13 1 (0.17%) Solaris
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (45.99%) DevOps
2 239 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (34.84%) Continuous Integration
4 142 (24.74%) Scrum
5 132 (23.00%) Software Engineering
6 117 (20.38%) Test Automation
7 112 (19.51%) TDD
8 106 (18.47%) Configuration Management
8 106 (18.47%) Open Source
9 75 (13.07%) Data Science
10 69 (12.02%) Machine Learning
11 64 (11.15%) Analytics
11 64 (11.15%) BDD
11 64 (11.15%) Mentoring
12 58 (10.10%) Problem-Solving
13 53 (9.23%) Microservices
14 47 (8.19%) SDLC
15 45 (7.84%) Mathematics
15 45 (7.84%) Test Scripting
16 41 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 252 (43.90%) Java
2 181 (31.53%) Ruby
3 114 (19.86%) JavaScript
4 110 (19.16%) Bash Shell
5 106 (18.47%) C#
5 106 (18.47%) SQL
6 100 (17.42%) Perl
7 91 (15.85%) C++
8 75 (13.07%) R
9 74 (12.89%) Go
10 67 (11.67%) PHP
11 65 (11.32%) C
12 62 (10.80%) Scala
13 45 (7.84%) PowerShell
14 17 (2.96%) Java 8
14 17 (2.96%) Objective-C
15 16 (2.79%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.57%) HiveQL
17 8 (1.39%) VB.NET
18 6 (1.05%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 89 (15.51%) Degree
2 37 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.57%) Numerate Degree
4 28 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 27 (4.70%) PhD
6 18 (3.14%) AWS Certification
7 17 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 13 (2.26%) SANS
9 12 (2.09%) CISSP
10 11 (1.92%) CCNA
10 11 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.74%) CompTIA Security+
11 10 (1.74%) GIAC
11 10 (1.74%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (1.74%) Master's Degree
11 10 (1.74%) MCSE
11 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (1.74%) SC Cleared
11 10 (1.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.06%) GCP
2 37 (6.45%) QA
3 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) GDPR
4 3 (0.52%) ISO 15765
4 3 (0.52%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 156 (27.18%) Docker
2 37 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.14%) vSphere
5 10 (1.74%) HDFS
6 9 (1.57%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.39%) Xen
8 7 (1.22%) XenServer
9 3 (0.52%) Ceph
10 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 177 (30.84%) Ansible
2 142 (24.74%) Puppet
3 120 (20.91%) Opscode Chef
4 114 (19.86%) Kubernetes
5 79 (13.76%) Terraform
6 55 (9.58%) Salt
7 36 (6.27%) Packer
8 28 (4.88%) Graphite
9 19 (3.31%) Consul
10 18 (3.14%) Prometheus
11 17 (2.96%) Grafana
12 14 (2.44%) Nagios
13 13 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
13 13 (2.26%) Opsview
13 13 (2.26%) ZABBIX
14 10 (1.74%) Kibana
15 7 (1.22%) SCCM
16 4 (0.70%) Cobbler
17 3 (0.52%) Rancher
18 2 (0.35%) Marathon
Vendors
1 71 (12.37%) Google
2 45 (7.84%) VMware
3 44 (7.67%) Microsoft
4 34 (5.92%) Oracle
5 33 (5.75%) Red Hat
6 24 (4.18%) SAP
7 10 (1.74%) Tableau
8 9 (1.57%) Intapp
8 9 (1.57%) SaltStack
9 6 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (1.05%) Cisco
10 5 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.70%) Blue Prism
11 4 (0.70%) Capita
11 4 (0.70%) Citrix
11 4 (0.70%) IBM
12 3 (0.52%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.52%) HP
12 3 (0.52%) Juniper
13 2 (0.35%) Ericsson