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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 17 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Python 635 667 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.09% 6.44% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.72% 12.33% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 580 584 504
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3584 5408 6828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.95% 52.19% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3289 4780 5937
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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.

1 544 (41.59%) Linux
2 417 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (30.66%) SQL
4 386 (29.51%) Java
5 379 (28.98%) Finance
6 314 (24.01%) Amazon AWS
7 294 (22.48%) C++
8 280 (21.41%) Ruby
9 273 (20.87%) DevOps
10 259 (19.80%) Degree
11 256 (19.57%) JavaScript
12 238 (18.20%) Unix
13 230 (17.58%) Perl
14 225 (17.20%) Puppet
15 216 (16.51%) Computer Science
16 203 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
17 199 (15.21%) Bash Shell
18 196 (14.98%) Git (software)
19 194 (14.83%) Ansible
20 183 (13.99%) C#
21 177 (13.53%) Opscode Chef
22 172 (13.15%) Software Engineering
23 171 (13.07%) Big Data
24 168 (12.84%) TDD
25 166 (12.69%) Django
26 164 (12.54%) HTML
26 164 (12.54%) Windows
27 149 (11.39%) OO
27 149 (11.39%) CSS
28 145 (11.09%) Mathematics

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 94 (7.19%) Apache Spark
2 91 (6.96%) Apache
3 44 (3.36%) OpenStack
3 44 (3.36%) Tomcat
4 41 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 36 (2.75%) IIS
6 35 (2.68%) JBoss
7 30 (2.29%) WebLogic
7 30 (2.29%) WebSphere
8 29 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (1.53%) SAS
10 18 (1.38%) Apache Solr
10 18 (1.38%) nginx
11 16 (1.22%) Confluence
12 14 (1.07%) Apache Pig
13 13 (0.99%) CloudStack
14 12 (0.92%) Jetty
15 10 (0.76%) CMS
16 5 (0.38%) IPython
16 5 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.07%) MS Office
3 9 (0.69%) SPSS
4 7 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.076%) EViews
6 1 (0.076%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.076%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.076%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.23%) Summit
3 2 (0.15%) Adaptiv
3 2 (0.15%) RMDS
4 1 (0.076%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 314 (24.01%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (2.45%) SaaS
5 30 (2.29%) Route 53
6 27 (2.06%) PaaS
7 23 (1.76%) IaaS
8 22 (1.68%) GitHub
9 21 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.76%) OpenShift
13 8 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.46%) Heroku
15 5 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.98%) Firewall
2 43 (3.29%) Internet
2 43 (3.29%) VPN
3 42 (3.21%) DNS
4 38 (2.91%) HTTP
5 33 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 25 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (1.83%) Network Security
8 22 (1.68%) LDAP
9 21 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 20 (1.53%) BGP
10 20 (1.53%) OSPF
11 19 (1.45%) FWSM
12 18 (1.38%) Broadband
13 17 (1.30%) HSRP
13 17 (1.30%) MPLS
13 17 (1.30%) VRRP
14 16 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 16 (1.22%) RTCP
15 11 (0.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (13.07%) Big Data
2 141 (10.78%) MySQL
3 127 (9.71%) SQL Server
4 118 (9.02%) Hadoop
5 103 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 98 (7.49%) NoSQL
7 93 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
8 66 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 56 (4.28%) Relational Database
10 41 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (2.91%) Redis
12 37 (2.83%) Apache Hive
13 36 (2.75%) Data Mining
14 29 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
15 24 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 22 (1.68%) HBase
16 22 (1.68%) MariaDB
17 19 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (1.45%) Couchbase
17 19 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 196 (14.98%) Git (software)
2 133 (10.17%) Jenkins
3 55 (4.20%) Selenium
4 40 (3.06%) JIRA
5 35 (2.68%) TeamCity
6 32 (2.45%) Cucumber
7 30 (2.29%) Maven
8 26 (1.99%) Subversion
9 22 (1.68%) WebDriver
10 18 (1.38%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (1.30%) JUnit
12 15 (1.15%) SpecFlow
13 13 (0.99%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.92%) Ant
14 12 (0.92%) SoapUI
15 10 (0.76%) Mockito
15 10 (0.76%) Visual Studio
16 9 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
17 8 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 379 (28.98%) Finance
2 134 (10.24%) Banking
3 105 (8.03%) Front Office
4 96 (7.34%) Law
5 60 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 49 (3.75%) Games
7 47 (3.59%) Marketing
8 35 (2.68%) Investment Banking
9 29 (2.22%) Retail
10 28 (2.14%) Back Office
11 14 (1.07%) Advertising
11 14 (1.07%) Publishing
12 13 (0.99%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.46%) French Language
15 5 (0.38%) Electronics
16 4 (0.31%) Legal
16 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.23%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 532 (40.67%) Developer
2 218 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 143 (10.93%) Senior Developer
4 141 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 98 (7.49%) Linux Engineer
6 92 (7.03%) Analyst
6 92 (7.03%) C++ Developer
7 78 (5.96%) Software Engineer
8 59 (4.51%) Junior
9 57 (4.36%) Java Developer
10 56 (4.28%) SQL Developer
11 52 (3.98%) Senior DevOps
12 49 (3.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 49 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
13 48 (3.67%) Senior Python Developer
14 47 (3.59%) Administrator
14 47 (3.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 44 (3.36%) Quantitative Developer
16 43 (3.29%) Data Scientist
16 43 (3.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (12.69%) Django
2 164 (12.54%) HTML
3 149 (11.39%) CSS
4 113 (8.64%) AngularJS
5 109 (8.33%) Web Services
6 96 (7.34%) .NET
7 71 (5.43%) LAMP
8 70 (5.35%) RabbitMQ
9 68 (5.20%) Node.js
10 65 (4.97%) HTML5
11 58 (4.43%) jQuery
12 53 (4.05%) CSS3
13 51 (3.90%) REST
14 47 (3.59%) STL
15 42 (3.21%) XML
16 41 (3.13%) React
17 39 (2.98%) RESTful
18 37 (2.83%) Flask
19 36 (2.75%) J2EE
20 33 (2.52%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 216 (16.51%) Computer Science
2 145 (11.09%) Mathematics
3 128 (9.79%) Hedge funds
4 120 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (6.35%) Fintech
6 80 (6.12%) Algorithms
7 75 (5.73%) Visualisation
8 74 (5.66%) Equities
9 67 (5.12%) Derivative
10 55 (4.20%) Physics
11 54 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 53 (4.05%) Fixed Income
13 41 (3.13%) Statistics
14 36 (2.75%) Mobile App
15 30 (2.29%) Data Structures
16 27 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 27 (2.06%) User Experience
17 26 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
18 25 (1.91%) Internet of Things
19 24 (1.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 544 (41.59%) Linux
2 238 (18.20%) Unix
3 164 (12.54%) Windows
4 84 (6.42%) Ubuntu
5 49 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (3.06%) Windows Server
7 37 (2.83%) Android
7 37 (2.83%) Apple iOS
8 25 (1.91%) CentOS
9 21 (1.61%) Debian
10 10 (0.76%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.69%) Solaris
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.15%) SUSE
12 2 (0.15%) VMS
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.076%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.076%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (20.87%) DevOps
3 203 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
4 172 (13.15%) Software Engineering
5 168 (12.84%) TDD
6 149 (11.39%) OO
7 142 (10.86%) Scrum
8 120 (9.17%) Configuration Management
9 119 (9.10%) Analytics
10 111 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
11 98 (7.49%) Machine Learning
12 95 (7.26%) Open Source
13 86 (6.57%) Multithreading
14 83 (6.35%) E-Commerce
15 82 (6.27%) Low Latency
16 78 (5.96%) Test Automation
17 66 (5.05%) BDD
18 64 (4.89%) Web Development
19 63 (4.82%) Kanban
20 62 (4.74%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 401 (30.66%) SQL
2 386 (29.51%) Java
3 294 (22.48%) C++
4 280 (21.41%) Ruby
5 256 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 230 (17.58%) Perl
7 199 (15.21%) Bash Shell
8 183 (13.99%) C#
9 106 (8.10%) PHP
10 104 (7.95%) R
11 86 (6.57%) Scala
12 81 (6.19%) C
13 63 (4.82%) MATLAB
14 58 (4.43%) PL/SQL
15 46 (3.52%) Shell Script
16 43 (3.29%) PowerShell
17 30 (2.29%) Go
18 27 (2.06%) VBA
19 23 (1.76%) Erlang
20 19 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 259 (19.80%) Degree
2 71 (5.43%) PhD
3 31 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (2.14%) CCNP
5 26 (1.99%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.76%) CCNA
7 19 (1.45%) CCIP
7 19 (1.45%) SSCP
8 9 (0.69%) CEH
9 8 (0.61%) CISSP
10 7 (0.54%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.46%) CCSP
11 6 (0.46%) GCIH
12 5 (0.38%) EnCE
13 4 (0.31%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.23%) ECSA
14 3 (0.23%) GIAC
15 2 (0.15%) CREST Certified
15 2 (0.15%) GPEN
15 2 (0.15%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.34%) QA
2 13 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.61%) SDET
4 2 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 113 (8.64%) Docker
2 32 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.37%) HDFS
4 29 (2.22%) KVM
5 21 (1.61%) vSphere
6 17 (1.30%) Active Directory
7 16 (1.22%) Xen
8 13 (0.99%) XenServer
9 7 (0.54%) NFS
9 7 (0.54%) Varnish
9 7 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.38%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.31%) Corosync
12 3 (0.23%) Samba
12 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.15%) Cronacle
13 2 (0.15%) GFS2
13 2 (0.15%) iptables
14 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.076%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 225 (17.20%) Puppet
2 194 (14.83%) Ansible
3 177 (13.53%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (4.05%) Nagios
5 44 (3.36%) Salt
6 39 (2.98%) Kubernetes
7 22 (1.68%) logstash
8 19 (1.45%) ZABBIX
9 17 (1.30%) Graphite
10 15 (1.15%) Terraform
11 14 (1.07%) Cobbler
11 14 (1.07%) Control-M
11 14 (1.07%) Mesos
11 14 (1.07%) Tivoli
12 13 (0.99%) Kibana
13 12 (0.92%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.54%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.54%) SELinux
15 6 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
16 5 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 139 (10.63%) Oracle
2 103 (7.87%) Red Hat
3 82 (6.27%) VMware
4 65 (4.97%) Microsoft
5 58 (4.43%) Cisco
6 54 (4.13%) Splunk
7 46 (3.52%) Google
8 36 (2.75%) Tableau
9 25 (1.91%) CheckPoint
10 24 (1.83%) SaltStack
11 22 (1.68%) F5
12 20 (1.53%) Juniper
13 19 (1.45%) Palo Alto
14 18 (1.38%) Rackspace
15 17 (1.30%) Akamai
15 17 (1.30%) Hortonworks
16 16 (1.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 16 (1.22%) Atlassian
16 16 (1.22%) SevOne
17 13 (0.99%) WorldPay
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Stock Options
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package + shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum FantasticRole
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70 - £75 per annum + Great ebns
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago