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What does a Python Developer do?

Python developers are required to use the Python Programming language to develop, implement and debug certain projects. This ranges from creating an application, designing a framework for code and building all the tools needed for the project.

The average salary for a Python developer is £52,000 dependant on experience and location. The work of a Python Developer requires skills in front end development with knowledge of basic frameworks in JavaScript, HTML and CSS. Other skills in Object-relational mappers, developing and using RESTful APIs are also required for a Python Development role.

Python Developer roles range from Junior Python Developer or Junior Python Engineer, right up to Senior Python Developer, Python Development Lead and Head of Python Development or Engineering.

What is Python Development?

Python, like PHP, is a server-side and non-compiled dynamic programming language that can be used on its own or as part of another framework. As it’s a general-purpose language Python is pretty much used for everything from server automation to data science and machine learning. Most companies are now starting to implement machine learning within their data teams, meaning Python will be the most commonly used language to implement advanced algorithms. The language also extends to creating mobile apps, building websites, software and games to helping researchers decipher their data and provide database access.

Who uses Python Development?

Types of companies that use Python language can range from fintech banks and finance firms to eCommerce. Well known brands who use Python include; Instagram, Google, Vine, Snapchat, PayPal, DropBox, Pinterest, Netflix, Uber, Spotify, Reddit, 

 

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Manchester is one of the first modern industrial cities known for its warehouses, cotton mills, railway viaducts, canals and iconic architecture. Starting out as a small township Manchester expanded fast at the turn of the 19th century with a boom in textile manufacturing during the industrial revolution, which led to it becoming the world’s first industrialised city. 

Transport links within Manchester city make it a popular place to visit, from its port that directly links the city to the Irish sea, Manchester Airport, the busiest outside of London to Manchester Liverpool Road railway station and the Manchester Metrolink, the largest tram system in the UK.

Manchester is well known for its music scene which many popular bands have emerged from. Its main music venue is the Manchester Arena, the largest arena of its type in Europe. Manchester also boasts a thriving theatre, opera and dance scene hosted within the Manchester Opera House, Palace Theatre and Royal Exchange.

The city hosts many sporting events and is well known for its sport with two premier league football clubs Manchester United and Manchester City and in 2002 the city hosted the Commonwealth Games at the City of Manchester Stadium.