Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 326 345
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 33 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 21
North West median annual salary £55,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.88% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £34,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £46,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 11,219 12,635 12,048
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.65% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9,094 10,111 10,155
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,333 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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
Manchester +6 27 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Cheshire +15 3 £35,000 +17.65%
Merseyside +12 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 33 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (45.45%) Django
3 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 12 (36.36%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) OO
4 12 (36.36%) C++
4 12 (36.36%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 10 (30.30%) Data Structures
6 10 (30.30%) Algorithms
6 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
6 10 (30.30%) Physics
6 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
6 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 9 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) Derivative
7 9 (27.27%) Fintech
7 9 (27.27%) User Experience
7 9 (27.27%) R
8 8 (24.24%) HTML
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
11 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) PHP

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 1 (3.03%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) Redis
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) GIS
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Django
2 8 (24.24%) CSS
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) LAMP
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) Ajax
4 2 (6.06%) Flask
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) JSON
4 2 (6.06%) NumPy
4 2 (6.06%) Pandas
4 2 (6.06%) Pyramid
4 2 (6.06%) SciPy
4 2 (6.06%) Semantic UI
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Pylons
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Algorithms
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
1 10 (30.30%) Data Structures
2 9 (27.27%) Derivative
2 9 (27.27%) Fintech
2 9 (27.27%) User Experience
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) OO
3 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
3 10 (30.30%) Physics
4 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Android Development
7 2 (6.06%) B2B
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.06%) OOP
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) C++
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) R
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) Lua
8 2 (6.06%) Scala
9 1 (3.03%) C
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft