Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Developer
England > North West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 350 311
Rank change year-on-year +21 -39 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 37 17 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 56
North West median annual salary £33,250 £33,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.48% +7.14% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £41,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12733 12123 12586
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.99% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10181 10198 10449
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the North West

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in the North West

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in the North West

Python Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Manchester +10 23 £40,000 -8.57%
Cheshire -30 9 £29,000 +7.41% 1
Merseyside +23 5 £25,000 -33.33%
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 15 (40.54%) Java
3 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Django
4 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (32.43%) C#
6 11 (29.73%) Big Data
7 10 (27.03%) Open Source
7 10 (27.03%) DevOps
7 10 (27.03%) Apache Spark
8 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
8 9 (24.32%) TDD
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) MySQL
9 8 (21.62%) Apache
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.22%) Marketing
11 6 (16.22%) Web Development
11 6 (16.22%) BDD
11 6 (16.22%) Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) OO
11 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) .NET
12 5 (13.51%) Scala
12 5 (13.51%) Data Acquisition

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (27.03%) Apache Spark
2 8 (21.62%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.70%) GitHub
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.70%) Heroku
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Big Data
2 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
2 9 (24.32%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.70%) GIS
6 1 (2.70%) Impala
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Redis
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) FogBugz
3 1 (2.70%) GitLab
3 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Django
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (13.51%) J2EE
3 5 (13.51%) LAMP
4 3 (8.11%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) JSON
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) Ajax
6 1 (2.70%) CherryPy
6 1 (2.70%) Flash
6 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) Pylons
6 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Debian
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) DevOps
2 10 (27.03%) Open Source
3 9 (24.32%) TDD
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.22%) Analytics
5 6 (16.22%) BDD
5 6 (16.22%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) Web Development
6 5 (13.51%) Data Acquisition
6 5 (13.51%) MapReduce
7 3 (8.11%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) Clojure
6 5 (13.51%) Haskell
6 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 5 (13.51%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Go
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
1 1 (2.70%) Google
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
1 1 (2.70%) SAP
1 1 (2.70%) Sitecore