The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 20 17 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +39
Permanent jobs citing Python 446 636 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.36% 9.33% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.30% 16.98% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 395 559 439
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £97,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3118 3746 5480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.41% 54.98% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2862 3377 4902
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Python
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Python Salary Trend in the City of London

Python
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in the City of London

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Python.

1 419 (40.64%) Linux
2 373 (36.18%) Finance
3 345 (33.46%) SQL
4 316 (30.65%) Java
5 267 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
6 225 (21.82%) C++
7 224 (21.73%) Degree
8 214 (20.76%) DevOps
9 205 (19.88%) JavaScript
10 204 (19.79%) Unix
10 204 (19.79%) Computer Science
11 203 (19.69%) Amazon AWS
12 201 (19.50%) Ruby
13 169 (16.39%) Bash Shell
14 158 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
15 154 (14.94%) Perl
16 152 (14.74%) Puppet
17 149 (14.45%) Git (software)
18 144 (13.97%) Ansible
19 140 (13.58%) HTML
20 137 (13.29%) Jenkins
20 137 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
21 133 (12.90%) C#
22 129 (12.51%) Banking
23 126 (12.22%) Windows
23 126 (12.22%) Mathematics
23 126 (12.22%) Django
23 126 (12.22%) Scala
24 123 (11.93%) CSS
25 119 (11.54%) Big Data

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 66 (6.40%) Apache
2 65 (6.30%) Apache Spark
3 38 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (2.81%) OpenStack
5 27 (2.62%) Jetty
6 24 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.13%) IIS
8 21 (2.04%) SAS
9 19 (1.84%) Confluence
9 19 (1.84%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.75%) Apache Solr
10 18 (1.75%) JBoss
10 18 (1.75%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
12 14 (1.36%) CMS
12 14 (1.36%) IPython
12 14 (1.36%) nginx
13 11 (1.07%) CloudStack
14 9 (0.87%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 13 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.97%) MS Office
3 5 (0.48%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.29%) Gephi
4 3 (0.29%) GNU Octave
4 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.29%) SPSS
5 2 (0.19%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.097%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.097%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Summit
2 3 (0.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 3 (0.29%) RMDS
3 2 (0.19%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.097%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.097%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.097%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 203 (19.69%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.72%) PaaS
4 21 (2.04%) GitHub
4 21 (2.04%) IaaS
5 18 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.55%) SaaS
7 8 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.58%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.48%) Heroku
10 5 (0.48%) Route 53
11 4 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.19%) Datadog
13 2 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.30%) BGP
2 32 (3.10%) Firewall
3 31 (3.01%) MPLS
4 26 (2.52%) HTTP
5 23 (2.23%) Broadband
6 20 (1.94%) DNS
6 20 (1.94%) VPN
7 18 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 15 (1.45%) Internet
8 15 (1.45%) Network Security
9 14 (1.36%) SNMP
10 13 (1.26%) DHCP
11 12 (1.16%) IPv6
11 12 (1.16%) L2TP
11 12 (1.16%) TACACS
11 12 (1.16%) VPLS
12 10 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (0.97%) OSPF
13 9 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (11.54%) Big Data
2 91 (8.83%) Hadoop
3 87 (8.44%) SQL Server
4 80 (7.76%) MySQL
5 77 (7.47%) Relational Database
6 68 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
7 65 (6.30%) NoSQL
8 61 (5.92%) MongoDB
9 50 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (2.91%) Apache Hive
11 30 (2.91%) Oracle Database
12 29 (2.81%) Redis
13 25 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
14 23 (2.23%) Data Mining
15 19 (1.84%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (1.45%) QlikView
16 15 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (0.87%) RDBMS
18 8 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 149 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 137 (13.29%) Jenkins
3 73 (7.08%) JIRA
4 44 (4.27%) Subversion
5 40 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (3.20%) git-flow
7 27 (2.62%) Selenium
8 24 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.94%) Maven
10 17 (1.65%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.45%) FishEye
12 10 (0.97%) Visual Studio
13 9 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
13 9 (0.87%) WebDriver
14 8 (0.78%) Jasmine
14 8 (0.78%) PhantomJS
15 7 (0.68%) Liquibase
16 6 (0.58%) Firebug
16 6 (0.58%) JUnit
16 6 (0.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 373 (36.18%) Finance
2 129 (12.51%) Banking
3 109 (10.57%) Front Office
4 39 (3.78%) Games
5 37 (3.59%) Law
6 36 (3.49%) Marketing
7 22 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.94%) Retail
9 18 (1.75%) Legal
10 15 (1.45%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.36%) Back Office
12 11 (1.07%) Publishing
13 10 (0.97%) Advertising
14 5 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.39%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.29%) German Language
17 2 (0.19%) Italian Language
17 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
18 1 (0.097%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 482 (46.75%) Developer
2 206 (19.98%) Python Developer
3 122 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 89 (8.63%) Java Developer
5 83 (8.05%) C++ Developer
6 68 (6.60%) Analyst
6 68 (6.60%) Senior Developer
7 61 (5.92%) Quantitative Developer
8 58 (5.63%) Junior
9 57 (5.53%) SQL Developer
10 51 (4.95%) Data Scientist
11 48 (4.66%) Junior Developer
12 46 (4.46%) Software Engineer
13 40 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
14 38 (3.69%) C++ Quantitative Developer
15 33 (3.20%) Systems Engineer
16 31 (3.01%) Oracle Developer
17 29 (2.81%) Programmer
18 28 (2.72%) Data Engineer
19 26 (2.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (13.58%) HTML
2 126 (12.22%) Django
3 123 (11.93%) CSS
4 94 (9.12%) AngularJS
5 88 (8.54%) Node.js
6 65 (6.30%) .NET
7 53 (5.14%) HTML5
8 49 (4.75%) RabbitMQ
9 44 (4.27%) REST
9 44 (4.27%) Web Services
10 41 (3.98%) LAMP
11 40 (3.88%) NumPy
11 40 (3.88%) Spring
12 37 (3.59%) jQuery
13 35 (3.39%) Flask
13 35 (3.39%) SOAP
14 33 (3.20%) CSS3
14 33 (3.20%) STL
14 33 (3.20%) XML
15 31 (3.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 204 (19.79%) Computer Science
2 126 (12.22%) Mathematics
3 107 (10.38%) Hedge funds
4 83 (8.05%) Fintech
5 71 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (5.14%) Algorithms
7 51 (4.95%) Visualisation
8 45 (4.36%) Statistics
9 41 (3.98%) Physics
10 38 (3.69%) Fixed Income
11 37 (3.59%) Equities
12 35 (3.39%) Derivative
13 23 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (1.75%) Credit Risk
15 16 (1.55%) Data Structures
16 15 (1.45%) Mobile App
16 15 (1.45%) User Experience
17 14 (1.36%) Social Media
18 12 (1.16%) Management Information System
18 12 (1.16%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 419 (40.64%) Linux
2 204 (19.79%) Unix
3 126 (12.22%) Windows
4 48 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (3.39%) Ubuntu
6 29 (2.81%) Windows Server
7 23 (2.23%) Android
8 22 (2.13%) CentOS
9 18 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.97%) Debian
11 8 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.58%) Solaris
12 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.19%) AIX
14 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.097%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.097%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (20.76%) DevOps
3 137 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
4 118 (11.45%) TDD
5 107 (10.38%) Analytics
6 97 (9.41%) Software Engineering
7 85 (8.24%) OO
8 82 (7.95%) Machine Learning
9 79 (7.66%) Configuration Management
10 70 (6.79%) Multithreading
11 67 (6.50%) Open Source
12 66 (6.40%) Scrum
13 56 (5.43%) BDD
13 56 (5.43%) Low Latency
14 55 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (5.33%) SDLC
15 53 (5.14%) ETL
16 51 (4.95%) Web Development
17 50 (4.85%) OOP
17 50 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 345 (33.46%) SQL
2 316 (30.65%) Java
3 225 (21.82%) C++
4 205 (19.88%) JavaScript
5 201 (19.50%) Ruby
6 169 (16.39%) Bash Shell
7 154 (14.94%) Perl
8 133 (12.90%) C#
9 126 (12.22%) Scala
10 86 (8.34%) PHP
11 66 (6.40%) R
12 64 (6.21%) C
13 51 (4.95%) Shell Script
14 45 (4.36%) PowerShell
15 42 (4.07%) PL/SQL
16 27 (2.62%) Go
17 24 (2.33%) MATLAB
18 22 (2.13%) VBA
19 18 (1.75%) Groovy
20 16 (1.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 224 (21.73%) Degree
2 49 (4.75%) PhD
3 13 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (0.78%) CCNP
5 6 (0.58%) CCIP
5 6 (0.58%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.39%) CEH
7 4 (0.39%) CISSP
8 3 (0.29%) CCIE
8 3 (0.29%) CCNA
8 3 (0.29%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.29%) SSCP
9 2 (0.19%) CCSP
9 2 (0.19%) CISA
9 2 (0.19%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.19%) ISEB
9 2 (0.19%) OSCP
9 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.097%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.07%) QA
2 6 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.48%) SDET
4 4 (0.39%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) MiFID
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 2 (0.19%) FATCA
6 2 (0.19%) JTAG
6 2 (0.19%) SLA
7 1 (0.097%) GCP
System Software
1 83 (8.05%) Docker
2 16 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.45%) vSphere
4 12 (1.16%) Xen
5 10 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.97%) XenServer
6 7 (0.68%) HDFS
7 6 (0.58%) KVM
8 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.29%) Varnish
11 2 (0.19%) Snort
12 1 (0.097%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.097%) Firmware
12 1 (0.097%) GPFS
12 1 (0.097%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.097%) vCloud
12 1 (0.097%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 158 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
2 152 (14.74%) Puppet
3 144 (13.97%) Ansible
4 29 (2.81%) Salt
5 23 (2.23%) Kubernetes
6 18 (1.75%) Terraform
7 14 (1.36%) Nagios
8 12 (1.16%) Tivoli
9 11 (1.07%) Cobbler
9 11 (1.07%) Kibana
10 10 (0.97%) Control-M
11 8 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (0.68%) logstash
12 7 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
13 5 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.48%) Graphite
14 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 4 (0.39%) SCCM
14 4 (0.39%) WMI
14 4 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (9.12%) Oracle
2 59 (5.72%) Atlassian
3 58 (5.63%) Red Hat
4 48 (4.66%) Google
5 36 (3.49%) Cisco
6 32 (3.10%) Microsoft
7 26 (2.52%) Tableau
8 23 (2.23%) Nokia
9 22 (2.13%) VMware
10 20 (1.94%) Splunk
11 15 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 15 (1.45%) Juniper
12 12 (1.16%) Huawei
13 11 (1.07%) Cloudera
14 10 (0.97%) Cognos
14 10 (0.97%) EnterpriseDB
14 10 (0.97%) Palo Alto
15 9 (0.87%) Apple
15 9 (0.87%) F5
15 9 (0.87%) Talend
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum B
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits + shares
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £400 - £550
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + equity
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £45,000 - £55,000 + Banking Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + equity
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday