Python Jobs in the North West

Python
England > North West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 24 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 529 1,474 1,028
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 7.34% 17.72% 10.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 40.14% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 346 413 541
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,635 £41,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £48,091 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £61,000 £61,040
Median % change year-on-year -9.84% -0.07% +6.16%
75th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
North West

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,469 3,672 4,021
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 34.25% 44.16% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 1,974 2,781
10th Percentile £33,975 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.18% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the North West

Python
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in the North West.

Salary trend for Python in the North West

Python
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the North West over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Python in the North West

Python
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Manchester -5 391 £55,000 -12.00% 142
Merseyside -12 72 £61,250 -23.44% 21
Cheshire -27 38 £55,000 +4.76% 20
Lancashire -50 14 £70,000 +27.27% 13
Cumbria +4 12 £82,500 - 5
Python
England

Python
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (8.32%) ArcGIS
2 32 (6.05%) GeoServer
3 18 (3.40%) Apache
4 12 (2.27%) SAS
5 10 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.51%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (0.76%) Confluence
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Synapse
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.13%) SPSS
3 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.19%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) FastStats
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 224 (42.34%) Azure
2 198 (37.43%) AWS
3 85 (16.07%) GCP
4 62 (11.72%) Serverless
5 45 (8.51%) Power Platform
6 42 (7.94%) Azure DevOps
7 27 (5.10%) Snowflake
8 21 (3.97%) Amazon S3
8 21 (3.97%) AWS Lambda
9 19 (3.59%) SaaS
10 15 (2.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 15 (2.84%) GitHub
10 15 (2.84%) Matillion
10 15 (2.84%) OpenShift
11 14 (2.65%) dbt
12 12 (2.27%) Azure Functions
12 12 (2.27%) PaaS
13 11 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
13 11 (2.08%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.84%) Firewall
2 14 (2.65%) DNS
3 13 (2.46%) HTTP
4 11 (2.08%) LAN
4 11 (2.08%) WAN
5 10 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.70%) DHCP
7 7 (1.32%) SD-WAN
8 6 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (1.13%) NX-OS
9 5 (0.95%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (0.95%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (0.95%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (0.95%) Network Security
9 5 (0.95%) Wireless
10 4 (0.76%) MQTT
11 3 (0.57%) AMQP
11 3 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.99%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.48%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (11.53%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (10.02%) Relational Database
5 45 (8.51%) GIS
6 39 (7.37%) Power BI
7 32 (6.05%) QGIS
8 31 (5.86%) Data Lake
9 28 (5.29%) NoSQL
10 24 (4.54%) MongoDB
11 23 (4.35%) MySQL
12 20 (3.78%) Big Data
12 20 (3.78%) Tableau
13 19 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (3.02%) Data Vault
14 16 (3.02%) Oracle Database
14 16 (3.02%) RDBMS
15 15 (2.84%) Delta Lake
15 15 (2.84%) Star Schema
16 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (10.02%) Git
2 31 (5.86%) JIRA
3 22 (4.16%) GitLab
4 18 (3.40%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.13%) JDeveloper
6 5 (0.95%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.95%) Selenium
6 5 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.76%) Cypress.io
7 4 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.76%) Subversion
8 3 (0.57%) GDB
9 2 (0.38%) CMake
9 2 (0.38%) Maven
9 2 (0.38%) Postman
9 2 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.19%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.19%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (19.47%) Finance
2 101 (19.09%) Social Skills
3 56 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (8.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 29 (5.48%) Banking
6 28 (5.29%) Public Sector
7 21 (3.97%) Retail
8 19 (3.59%) Aerospace
9 14 (2.65%) Marketing
10 13 (2.46%) Law
11 11 (2.08%) Automotive
11 11 (2.08%) Police
12 7 (1.32%) Legal
12 7 (1.32%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (1.13%) Advertising
13 6 (1.13%) Games
13 6 (1.13%) Health Technology
14 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.95%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (28.73%) Software Engineer
2 131 (24.76%) Senior
3 109 (20.60%) Data Engineer
4 61 (11.53%) Developer
5 55 (10.40%) Senior Software Engineer
6 52 (9.83%) Lead
7 29 (5.48%) Analyst
8 26 (4.91%) Software Developer
9 25 (4.73%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (4.35%) Python Engineer
11 18 (3.40%) Architect
11 18 (3.40%) Java Engineer
12 17 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (3.02%) Senior Data Engineer
14 14 (2.65%) Data Scientist
14 14 (2.65%) Lead Software Engineer
14 14 (2.65%) Python Software Engineer
14 14 (2.65%) Ruby Engineer
15 13 (2.46%) Full Stack Developer
16 12 (2.27%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (20.79%) React
2 84 (15.88%) Node.js
3 83 (15.69%) .NET
4 58 (10.96%) CSS
5 39 (7.37%) PostGIS
6 38 (7.18%) AngularJS
6 38 (7.18%) HTML
7 36 (6.81%) .NET Core
7 36 (6.81%) Leaflet
7 36 (6.81%) OpenLayers
8 30 (5.67%) Spring
9 25 (4.73%) REST
10 19 (3.59%) Spring Boot
11 18 (3.40%) ASP.NET
11 18 (3.40%) JSON
11 18 (3.40%) PySpark
11 18 (3.40%) Vue
12 15 (2.84%) Kafka
13 14 (2.65%) jQuery
13 14 (2.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.64%) Self-Motivation
2 41 (7.75%) Data Structures
3 36 (6.81%) Public Cloud
4 25 (4.73%) Linux Command Line
5 23 (4.35%) Cyberattack
6 20 (3.78%) Reinsurance
7 17 (3.21%) Onboarding
8 16 (3.02%) Algorithms
9 14 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.08%) Blockchain
11 11 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.89%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.89%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.70%) Cloud Native
13 9 (1.70%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.70%) IoT
14 8 (1.51%) NHS
15 7 (1.32%) Product Ownership
16 5 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 155 (29.30%) Linux
2 57 (10.78%) Windows
3 17 (3.21%) Ubuntu
3 17 (3.21%) Unix
4 13 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.27%) Android
5 12 (2.27%) CentOS
6 11 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.13%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.76%) Solaris
9 3 (0.57%) Debian
9 3 (0.57%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.38%) VMS
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Fedora
11 1 (0.19%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.19%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (41.02%) Agile
2 212 (40.08%) Software Engineering
3 142 (26.84%) DevOps
4 120 (22.68%) Problem-Solving
5 86 (16.26%) Actionable Insight
5 86 (16.26%) ETL
5 86 (16.26%) Mentoring
6 81 (15.31%) CI/CD
7 74 (13.99%) Microservices
8 72 (13.61%) Machine Learning
9 71 (13.42%) Analytics
10 69 (13.04%) Data Engineering
11 59 (11.15%) Open Source
12 58 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
13 55 (10.40%) Scrum
14 54 (10.21%) Artificial Intelligence
15 52 (9.83%) Data Science
15 52 (9.83%) Visualisation
16 51 (9.64%) Data Pipeline
17 50 (9.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 193 (36.48%) Java
2 185 (34.97%) SQL
3 170 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 83 (15.69%) C#
5 61 (11.53%) Bash
6 59 (11.15%) Go
7 46 (8.70%) Rust
8 41 (7.75%) PowerShell
9 35 (6.62%) C
10 31 (5.86%) C++
10 31 (5.86%) Perl
11 28 (5.29%) Ruby
12 22 (4.16%) T-SQL
13 20 (3.78%) R
13 20 (3.78%) TypeScript
14 17 (3.21%) Scala
15 14 (2.65%) PHP
16 9 (1.70%) Embedded C
17 6 (1.13%) VBA
18 5 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 114 (21.55%) Security Cleared
2 73 (13.80%) Degree
2 73 (13.80%) SC Cleared
3 36 (6.81%) DV Cleared
4 34 (6.43%) AWS Certification
5 25 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (4.54%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 23 (4.35%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
7 23 (4.35%) AWS Certified Developer
8 6 (1.13%) ACCA
8 6 (1.13%) CCNP
8 6 (1.13%) CISA
8 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.95%) CCNA
9 5 (0.95%) CCNA CyberOps
9 5 (0.95%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.76%) Azure Certification
11 3 (0.57%) PhD
12 2 (0.38%) MBA
12 2 (0.38%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.81%) Data Quality
2 31 (5.86%) QA
3 6 (1.13%) Accessibility
4 5 (0.95%) Actionable Recommendations
5 4 (0.76%) SLA
6 3 (0.57%) GDPR
6 3 (0.57%) GMP
6 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.38%) NCSC
8 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.19%) NIST
System Software
1 62 (11.72%) Docker
2 20 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.51%) Firmware
3 8 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.13%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.13%) VMware NSX
5 3 (0.57%) Embedded Firmware
5 3 (0.57%) Lustre
5 3 (0.57%) NFS
6 2 (0.38%) GPFS
6 2 (0.38%) Kamailio
6 2 (0.38%) OpenSIPS
6 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.19%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.19%) LXC
7 1 (0.19%) Postfix
7 1 (0.19%) Samba
7 1 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 65 (12.29%) Kubernetes
2 45 (8.51%) Ansible
2 45 (8.51%) Terraform
3 22 (4.16%) Puppet
4 5 (0.95%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.57%) Packer
6 3 (0.57%) Progress Chef
7 2 (0.38%) Grafana
7 2 (0.38%) Istio
7 2 (0.38%) Nagios
7 2 (0.38%) Podman
7 2 (0.38%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.38%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.19%) Cacti
8 1 (0.19%) Icinga
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.19%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.19%) Proxmox
8 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (10.78%) Oracle
2 39 (7.37%) ESRI
3 35 (6.62%) Databricks
4 30 (5.67%) Google
5 29 (5.48%) Red Hat
6 22 (4.16%) Microsoft
7 21 (3.97%) VMware
8 20 (3.78%) Informatica
9 17 (3.21%) F5
10 13 (2.46%) CA
10 13 (2.46%) Cisco
10 13 (2.46%) IBM
11 11 (2.08%) YouTube
12 7 (1.32%) SAP
13 6 (1.13%) Adobe
13 6 (1.13%) Dataiku
13 6 (1.13%) EMC
13 6 (1.13%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.13%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.95%) Automation Anywhere