The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 223 278 294
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 91 62 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.55% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 59 34
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Python Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10314 11338 11182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.77% 92.98% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8984 9743 10195
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer across the City of London region.

Python Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Python Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Python
2 72 (50.70%) C++
3 59 (41.55%) Finance
4 49 (34.51%) Java
5 48 (33.80%) Computer Science
6 34 (23.94%) Linux
7 31 (21.83%) C#
8 30 (21.13%) SQL
8 30 (21.13%) Front Office
8 30 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (21.13%) Degree
9 25 (17.61%) Django
9 25 (17.61%) .NET
10 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
11 21 (14.79%) Banking
11 21 (14.79%) Hedge funds
12 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
13 18 (12.68%) Windows
14 15 (10.56%) Perl
15 14 (9.86%) Low Latency
16 13 (9.15%) Git (software)
16 13 (9.15%) OO
16 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (9.15%) Multithreading
16 13 (9.15%) Mathematics
17 12 (8.45%) Algorithmic Trading
17 12 (8.45%) TDD
17 12 (8.45%) STL
17 12 (8.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 12 (8.45%) Analytics

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.23%) nginx
2 2 (1.41%) Node.js
3 1 (0.70%) Tornado
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) SAS
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.70%) MODO
2 1 (0.70%) Maya
2 1 (0.70%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.70%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.11%) SaaS
3 2 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) VoIP
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.70%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.52%) MySQL
3 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.82%) Big Data
5 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.70%) DB2
6 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.70%) KDB
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.82%) Subversion
3 3 (2.11%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.70%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Selenium
4 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
General
1 59 (41.55%) Finance
2 30 (21.13%) Front Office
3 21 (14.79%) Banking
4 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.82%) Back Office
7 3 (2.11%) Games
8 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) .NET
1 25 (17.61%) Django
2 12 (8.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (8.45%) STL
3 11 (7.75%) CSS
3 11 (7.75%) HTML
4 10 (7.04%) SciPy
4 10 (7.04%) NumPy
5 6 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (4.23%) Backbone.js
5 6 (4.23%) Pandas
6 5 (3.52%) Matplotlib
7 4 (2.82%) D3.js
7 4 (2.82%) Highcharts JS
7 4 (2.82%) JSON
7 4 (2.82%) Web Services
8 3 (2.11%) Twisted
8 3 (2.11%) RESTful
8 3 (2.11%) Sass
8 3 (2.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (33.80%) Computer Science
2 21 (14.79%) Hedge funds
3 13 (9.15%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.04%) Data Structures
4 10 (7.04%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.34%) Open Source
6 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.52%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.82%) Derivative
9 3 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.11%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.41%) iPhone
10 2 (1.41%) Social Network
10 2 (1.41%) Equities
10 2 (1.41%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.41%) Statistics
11 1 (0.70%) Physics
11 1 (0.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.94%) Linux
2 18 (12.68%) Windows
3 11 (7.75%) UNIX
4 3 (2.11%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.86%) Low Latency
3 13 (9.15%) OO
3 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (9.15%) Multithreading
4 12 (8.45%) Algorithmic Trading
4 12 (8.45%) TDD
4 12 (8.45%) Analytics
5 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
6 9 (6.34%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.93%) Risk Management
7 7 (4.93%) BDD
8 5 (3.52%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (3.52%) Web Development
8 5 (3.52%) Refactoring
9 4 (2.82%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.82%) Data Analysis
9 4 (2.82%) OOP
9 4 (2.82%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (2.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) Python
2 72 (50.70%) C++
3 49 (34.51%) Java
4 31 (21.83%) C#
5 30 (21.13%) SQL
6 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
7 15 (10.56%) Perl
8 7 (4.93%) C
9 4 (2.82%) R
10 3 (2.11%) IronPython
11 2 (1.41%) Scala
11 2 (1.41%) VBScript
11 2 (1.41%) VB
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.70%) Erlang
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Degree
2 6 (4.23%) PhD
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (4.93%) Sybase
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle
3 3 (2.11%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.70%) Informatica
4 1 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.70%) VMware
4 1 (0.70%) Tableau
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