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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 170 229 256
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 102 88 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 0.84% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.88% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93 80 83
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £75,000 £94,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Python
2 95 (44.60%) Linux
3 94 (44.13%) Django
4 88 (41.31%) Degree
5 74 (34.74%) C++
6 58 (27.23%) HTML
7 57 (26.76%) Front Office
7 57 (26.76%) Finance
8 55 (25.82%) SQL
9 54 (25.35%) CSS
10 51 (23.94%) JavaScript
10 51 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (22.54%) Computer Science
12 44 (20.66%) Git (software)
13 43 (20.19%) Hedge funds
14 41 (19.25%) Java
15 39 (18.31%) PostgreSQL
16 38 (17.84%) C#
17 37 (17.37%) Low Latency
18 36 (16.90%) TDD
19 34 (15.96%) Big Data
20 33 (15.49%) Mathematics
21 31 (14.55%) MySQL
21 31 (14.55%) OO
22 28 (13.15%) MongoDB
23 27 (12.68%) NoSQL
24 26 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
25 25 (11.74%) Flask
26 24 (11.27%) Scrum
26 24 (11.27%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (1.41%) Apache Spark
1 3 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.94%) CMS
2 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.47%) JBoss
3 1 (0.47%) Jetty
3 1 (0.47%) Node.js
3 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.88%) GitHub
2 4 (1.88%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) Force.com
4 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.31%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (15.96%) Big Data
3 31 (14.55%) MySQL
4 28 (13.15%) MongoDB
5 27 (12.68%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.76%) KDB
8 4 (1.88%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.41%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.94%) Redis
10 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 44 (20.66%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.16%) JIRA
3 3 (1.41%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.41%) FitNesse
3 3 (1.41%) JBehave
3 3 (1.41%) Selenium
3 3 (1.41%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.94%) Maven
4 2 (0.94%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 57 (26.76%) Finance
1 57 (26.76%) Front Office
2 14 (6.57%) Games
3 7 (3.29%) Marketing
4 6 (2.82%) Banking
5 4 (1.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.88%) Law
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (44.13%) Django
2 58 (27.23%) HTML
3 54 (25.35%) CSS
4 26 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (11.74%) Flask
6 22 (10.33%) STL
6 22 (10.33%) Web Services
7 19 (8.92%) CSS3
7 19 (8.92%) HTML5
8 17 (7.98%) jQuery
9 16 (7.51%) AngularJS
10 15 (7.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 14 (6.57%) Pyramid
12 13 (6.10%) RESTful
13 12 (5.63%) Celery
14 11 (5.16%) SQLAlchemy
15 10 (4.69%) Backbone.js
16 9 (4.23%) Kafka
17 8 (3.76%) JSON
18 7 (3.29%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.54%) Computer Science
2 43 (20.19%) Hedge funds
3 33 (15.49%) Mathematics
4 24 (11.27%) Algorithms
5 19 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.92%) Fintech
6 17 (7.98%) Data Structures
7 16 (7.51%) Equities
8 14 (6.57%) Fixed Income
9 7 (3.29%) User Experience
10 6 (2.82%) Derivative
10 6 (2.82%) Online Games
11 5 (2.35%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.88%) Physics
12 4 (1.88%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.41%) Market Risk
14 2 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 95 (44.60%) Linux
2 22 (10.33%) Unix
3 14 (6.57%) Windows
4 10 (4.69%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.41%) Android
5 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.37%) Low Latency
3 36 (16.90%) TDD
4 31 (14.55%) OO
5 24 (11.27%) Scrum
6 19 (8.92%) BDD
6 19 (8.92%) Multithreading
7 14 (6.57%) Machine Learning
7 14 (6.57%) Proprietary Trading
8 13 (6.10%) Open Source
8 13 (6.10%) Software Engineering
9 12 (5.63%) Automated Testing
10 11 (5.16%) Asynchronous Programming
10 11 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (5.16%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (4.69%) Kanban
11 10 (4.69%) OOP
12 9 (4.23%) Microservices
12 9 (4.23%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 213 (100.00%) Python
2 74 (34.74%) C++
3 55 (25.82%) SQL
4 51 (23.94%) JavaScript
5 41 (19.25%) Java
6 38 (17.84%) C#
7 16 (7.51%) Erlang
8 15 (7.04%) C
9 9 (4.23%) Ruby
10 6 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.82%) Go
11 4 (1.88%) Scala
11 4 (1.88%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.41%) OCaml
12 3 (1.41%) Perl
12 3 (1.41%) PHP
12 3 (1.41%) VBA
13 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (41.31%) Degree
2 7 (3.29%) PhD
3 3 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.10%) QA
2 3 (1.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.94%) HDFS
2 1 (0.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (2.82%) Puppet
2 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.47%) Ansible
3 1 (0.47%) Kibana
3 1 (0.47%) logstash
3 1 (0.47%) Mesos
3 1 (0.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (7.04%) Google
2 11 (5.16%) Bloomberg
2 11 (5.16%) Facebook
3 10 (4.69%) VMware
4 6 (2.82%) Oracle
5 4 (1.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe
6 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.47%) Zend
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