Period
to 25 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

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

Python Engineer
England > North West
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 349 364
Rank change year-on-year +51 +15 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 32 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.11% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 6
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41,600 £38,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,875 £78,125
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

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 9,734 12,422 11,885
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.85% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7,697 10,076 9,966
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.50% +5.26% -

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in the North West

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Python Engineer in the North West

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in the North West

Python Engineer
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 Engineer within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 March 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 +39 26 £45,000 -21.74% 1
Cheshire +53 6 £60,000 +26.32%
Python Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, Python Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (71.88%) Docker
3 21 (65.63%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) DevOps
5 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (46.88%) Java
6 15 (46.88%) Ansible
7 14 (43.75%) Kubernetes
8 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
8 13 (40.63%) Go
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
10 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
10 9 (28.13%) Apache
10 9 (28.13%) C++
10 9 (28.13%) Open Source
10 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (28.13%) Confluence
10 9 (28.13%) CentOS
10 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (28.13%) Logistics
10 9 (28.13%) Java EE
10 9 (28.13%) JIRA
10 9 (28.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (25.00%) Ruby
12 7 (21.88%) Information Security
13 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
13 6 (18.75%) Secure Coding

Python Engineer 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 9 (28.13%) Apache
1 9 (28.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) GIS
2 3 (9.38%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (15.63%) Gradle
3 5 (15.63%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.75%) Banking
1 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Java EE
2 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
2 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) CentOS
2 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) DevOps
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (28.13%) Logistics
5 9 (28.13%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) Information Security
7 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.75%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (18.75%) Cryptography
7 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
7 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.75%) Secure Coding
7 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (18.75%) Wealth Management
8 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Go
4 9 (28.13%) C++
5 8 (25.00%) Ruby
6 5 (15.63%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) Java 8
8 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) C#
9 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Ansible
2 14 (43.75%) Kubernetes
3 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Red Hat