Period
to 15 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 307 340
Rank change year-on-year +84 +33 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 90 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 65 34 26
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +57.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% -

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 9,129 10,836 12,698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 96.60% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,234 8,790 10,196
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 December 2019.

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 15 December 2019. 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 +46 43 £65,000 +15.56% 6
Cheshire +46 28 £45,250 +29.29%
Merseyside +22 19 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Python
2 38 (42.22%) Linux
3 37 (41.11%) Java
4 32 (35.56%) JSON
4 32 (35.56%) Relational Database
5 31 (34.44%) C#
6 28 (31.11%) C++
6 28 (31.11%) Finance
6 28 (31.11%) Software Engineering
7 27 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 25 (27.78%) AWS
8 25 (27.78%) Jenkins
9 24 (26.67%) R
9 24 (26.67%) Shell Script
10 23 (25.56%) User Experience
10 23 (25.56%) Data Structures
10 23 (25.56%) Algorithms
10 23 (25.56%) Fintech
10 23 (25.56%) XML
10 23 (25.56%) OO
10 23 (25.56%) Derivative
10 23 (25.56%) Mathematics
10 23 (25.56%) Physics
10 23 (25.56%) Docker
10 23 (25.56%) Hedge funds
11 22 (24.44%) RESTful
11 22 (24.44%) Linux Command Line
12 21 (23.33%) Serverless
12 21 (23.33%) Slack
12 21 (23.33%) Terraform

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 4 (4.44%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.78%) AWS
2 21 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (23.33%) Amazon S3
2 21 (23.33%) Amazon SQS
2 21 (23.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 21 (23.33%) AWS Lambda
2 21 (23.33%) Datadog
2 21 (23.33%) GitHub
2 21 (23.33%) Serverless
2 21 (23.33%) Slack
3 7 (7.78%) SaaS
4 4 (4.44%) Azure
4 4 (4.44%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.56%) Relational Database
2 21 (23.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 21 (23.33%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (23.33%) Big Data
2 21 (23.33%) MySQL
3 14 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.44%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.11%) Redis
8 1 (1.11%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 25 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) JIRA
2 4 (4.44%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 28 (31.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.56%) JSON
2 23 (25.56%) XML
3 22 (24.44%) RESTful
4 18 (20.00%) CSS
4 18 (20.00%) HTML
5 17 (18.89%) Django
6 10 (11.11%) Ajax
7 7 (7.78%) CSS3
7 7 (7.78%) HTML5
7 7 (7.78%) Java SE
8 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.56%) Node.js
9 5 (5.56%) React
10 2 (2.22%) Flask
10 2 (2.22%) LAMP
10 2 (2.22%) NumPy
10 2 (2.22%) Pandas
10 2 (2.22%) Web Services
11 1 (1.11%) pytest
11 1 (1.11%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Algorithms
1 23 (25.56%) Data Structures
1 23 (25.56%) Derivative
1 23 (25.56%) Hedge funds
1 23 (25.56%) User Experience
2 22 (24.44%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) BBC
5 3 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Android
2 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) Software Engineering
2 27 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 23 (25.56%) Fintech
3 23 (25.56%) Mathematics
3 23 (25.56%) OO
3 23 (25.56%) Physics
4 21 (23.33%) API Design
4 21 (23.33%) DevOps
4 21 (23.33%) Multithreading
5 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (5.56%) Data Science
7 5 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.44%) Analytics
8 4 (4.44%) Android Development
8 4 (4.44%) Data Engineering
8 4 (4.44%) Machine Learning
8 4 (4.44%) Open Source
8 4 (4.44%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Python
2 37 (41.11%) Java
3 31 (34.44%) C#
4 28 (31.11%) C++
5 24 (26.67%) R
5 24 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.78%) Java 8
8 4 (4.44%) Scala
8 4 (4.44%) SQL
9 3 (3.33%) PHP
10 2 (2.22%) Lua
10 2 (2.22%) Ruby
11 1 (1.11%) C
11 1 (1.11%) Perl
11 1 (1.11%) Rust
11 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) CIW
1 7 (7.78%) OCA
1 7 (7.78%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) PhD
System Software
1 23 (25.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 21 (23.33%) Ansible
1 21 (23.33%) Terraform
2 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Oracle
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Google