Period
to 15 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 310 332 354
Rank change year-on-year +22 +22 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 26 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 20
North West median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -30.61% +53.13%
10th Percentile £39,250 £25,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £78,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% +8.70% +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 9,995 11,436 12,765
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.82% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7,672 9,271 10,291
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.71% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,802 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,748 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,138 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +2.28% +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +42 25 £60,000 +60.00%
Merseyside -3 1 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Python Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 26 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 13 (50.00%) AWS
4 11 (42.31%) NoSQL
4 11 (42.31%) Serverless
5 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
6 9 (34.62%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (30.77%) Scala
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Apache Spark
7 8 (30.77%) Go
8 7 (26.92%) Microservices
8 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Data Management
9 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 6 (23.08%) GCP
10 5 (19.23%) DevOps
10 5 (19.23%) Docker
10 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
10 5 (19.23%) Creative Thinking
10 5 (19.23%) Data Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
10 5 (19.23%) Azure
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) PhD
10 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) C++

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 8 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Serverless
3 9 (34.62%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (23.08%) GCP
5 5 (19.23%) Azure
6 3 (11.54%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
7 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (7.69%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (7.69%) SaaS
7 2 (7.69%) SonarCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) NoSQL
2 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Power BI
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
2 2 (7.69%) CircleCI
2 2 (7.69%) Gradle
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
2 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 4 (15.38%) React
3 3 (11.54%) Kafka
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) Flask
4 2 (7.69%) Serverless Framework
4 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) Django
5 1 (3.85%) GraphQL
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) NumPy
5 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.85%) React Native
5 1 (3.85%) Redux
5 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.85%) Blog
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Microservices
3 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 6 (23.08%) Data Management
5 5 (19.23%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (19.23%) Data Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) Data Science
7 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Go
2 8 (30.77%) Scala
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Ruby
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) R
7 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Grafana
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Prometheus
3 1 (3.85%) Terraform