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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
London / City of London
Rank 16 17 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +35
Permanent jobs citing Python 437 605 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.80% 8.86% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.65% 16.37% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 392 500 423
Median salary £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
2793 3695 5087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.25% 54.09% 49.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2539 3274 4520
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 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in the City of London

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 378 (41.95%) Linux
2 330 (36.63%) Java
3 299 (33.19%) SQL
3 299 (33.19%) Finance
4 227 (25.19%) DevOps
5 201 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (22.09%) Degree
7 191 (21.20%) JavaScript
8 188 (20.87%) C++
9 187 (20.75%) Ruby
10 169 (18.76%) Computer Science
11 167 (18.53%) Unix
12 164 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
13 163 (18.09%) Puppet
14 158 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
15 155 (17.20%) Perl
16 153 (16.98%) Bash Shell
17 146 (16.20%) Jenkins
18 141 (15.65%) Scala
19 133 (14.76%) Ansible
20 130 (14.43%) Banking
21 126 (13.98%) Analytics
22 125 (13.87%) Big Data
23 121 (13.43%) Git (software)
24 110 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
25 106 (11.76%) C#
26 105 (11.65%) Mathematics
27 102 (11.32%) HTML
27 102 (11.32%) Hadoop
28 101 (11.21%) Front Office

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 74 (8.21%) Apache Spark
2 46 (5.11%) Apache
3 44 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (3.88%) Jetty
5 29 (3.22%) OpenStack
6 24 (2.66%) Apache Solr
7 21 (2.33%) SAS
8 20 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 19 (2.11%) WebSphere
10 17 (1.89%) Confluence
11 16 (1.78%) JBoss
12 15 (1.66%) WebLogic
13 13 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (1.33%) Apache Pig
14 12 (1.33%) IIS
15 11 (1.22%) IPython
16 10 (1.11%) CloudStack
16 10 (1.11%) CMS
16 10 (1.11%) nginx
17 8 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.00%) SPSS
3 8 (0.89%) MS Office
4 4 (0.44%) GNU Octave
5 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.11%) Gephi
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.22%) Front Arena
2 2 (0.22%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 164 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.22%) GitHub
4 19 (2.11%) SaaS
5 18 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (1.44%) PaaS
7 9 (1.00%) IaaS
8 7 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.67%) Heroku
10 5 (0.55%) Datadog
10 5 (0.55%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.33%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.33%) Slack
12 3 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.22%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.66%) Firewall
2 19 (2.11%) HTTP
3 18 (2.00%) BGP
4 15 (1.66%) Internet
5 13 (1.44%) DNS
6 12 (1.33%) MPLS
7 11 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.11%) DHCP
8 10 (1.11%) LDAP
8 10 (1.11%) Wireshark
9 9 (1.00%) Broadband
10 8 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (0.89%) Network Security
10 8 (0.89%) OSPF
10 8 (0.89%) VPN
10 8 (0.89%) Wireless
11 7 (0.78%) Kerberos
11 7 (0.78%) SNMP
12 6 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (13.87%) Big Data
2 102 (11.32%) Hadoop
3 78 (8.66%) SQL Server
4 75 (8.32%) Relational Database
5 65 (7.21%) NoSQL
6 64 (7.10%) MySQL
7 60 (6.66%) MongoDB
8 54 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (5.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (4.00%) Apache Hive
11 30 (3.33%) Redis
12 28 (3.11%) Data Mining
13 25 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (2.11%) Oracle Database
15 15 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
16 14 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
17 11 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 9 (1.00%) HBase
18 9 (1.00%) RDBMS
19 8 (0.89%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 146 (16.20%) Jenkins
2 121 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 77 (8.55%) JIRA
4 58 (6.44%) Subversion
5 46 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 35 (3.88%) git-flow
7 27 (3.00%) Selenium
8 20 (2.22%) Maven
9 14 (1.55%) Cucumber
10 13 (1.44%) FishEye
10 13 (1.44%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.00%) Firebug
12 8 (0.89%) Travis CI
13 7 (0.78%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.67%) Ant
14 6 (0.67%) JUnit
15 5 (0.55%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.55%) Liquibase
15 5 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
15 5 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 299 (33.19%) Finance
2 130 (14.43%) Banking
3 101 (11.21%) Front Office
4 37 (4.11%) Marketing
5 23 (2.55%) Games
6 21 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.00%) Retail
8 12 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.33%) Law
8 12 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.11%) Legal
10 8 (0.89%) Back Office
11 4 (0.44%) Advertising
11 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.33%) German Language
12 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.33%) Publishing
12 3 (0.33%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.22%) Billing
13 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 358 (39.73%) Developer
2 140 (15.54%) Python Developer
3 129 (14.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 93 (10.32%) Java Developer
5 58 (6.44%) Junior
6 57 (6.33%) C++ Developer
7 56 (6.22%) Senior Developer
8 53 (5.88%) Analyst
9 49 (5.44%) Data Scientist
10 44 (4.88%) Junior Developer
11 43 (4.77%) SQL Developer
12 42 (4.66%) Linux Engineer
13 35 (3.88%) Software Engineer
13 35 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
14 33 (3.66%) Quantitative Developer
15 31 (3.44%) Data Engineer
16 27 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
17 26 (2.89%) Front Office Developer
18 25 (2.77%) Junior Java Developer
19 23 (2.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (11.32%) HTML
2 92 (10.21%) CSS
3 86 (9.54%) Django
4 85 (9.43%) AngularJS
5 69 (7.66%) Node.js
6 53 (5.88%) .NET
7 43 (4.77%) RabbitMQ
8 41 (4.55%) Flask
9 39 (4.33%) Web Services
10 34 (3.77%) NumPy
10 34 (3.77%) REST
11 32 (3.55%) Hibernate
12 31 (3.44%) Pandas
13 30 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 29 (3.22%) Guice
15 28 (3.11%) Apache Camel
15 28 (3.11%) Apache CXF
15 28 (3.11%) Guava
15 28 (3.11%) HTML5
15 28 (3.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 169 (18.76%) Computer Science
2 105 (11.65%) Mathematics
3 82 (9.10%) Fintech
4 64 (7.10%) Hedge funds
5 51 (5.66%) Algorithms
5 51 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (4.99%) Visualisation
7 39 (4.33%) Statistics
8 36 (4.00%) Physics
9 25 (2.77%) Derivative
9 25 (2.77%) Equities
10 24 (2.66%) Credit Risk
11 23 (2.55%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.78%) Data Structures
13 15 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
14 14 (1.55%) User Experience
15 12 (1.33%) Data Extraction
15 12 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (1.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 378 (41.95%) Linux
2 167 (18.53%) Unix
3 94 (10.43%) Windows
4 44 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (3.33%) CentOS
6 26 (2.89%) Android
6 26 (2.89%) Ubuntu
7 22 (2.44%) Windows Server
8 19 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 18 (2.00%) Solaris
10 12 (1.33%) Debian
11 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.55%) AIX
14 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.11%) Fedora
16 1 (0.11%) Mesosphere
16 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (25.19%) DevOps
2 201 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (13.98%) Analytics
4 110 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (9.99%) Configuration Management
6 85 (9.43%) Machine Learning
7 83 (9.21%) Software Engineering
8 81 (8.99%) TDD
9 74 (8.21%) Open Source
10 73 (8.10%) Web Development
11 60 (6.66%) Multithreading
11 60 (6.66%) OO
12 59 (6.55%) SDLC
13 58 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
14 48 (5.33%) Build Automation
14 48 (5.33%) Low Latency
15 46 (5.11%) Microservices
15 46 (5.11%) Scrum
16 42 (4.66%) ETL
17 34 (3.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 330 (36.63%) Java
2 299 (33.19%) SQL
3 191 (21.20%) JavaScript
4 188 (20.87%) C++
5 187 (20.75%) Ruby
6 155 (17.20%) Perl
7 153 (16.98%) Bash Shell
8 141 (15.65%) Scala
9 106 (11.76%) C#
10 83 (9.21%) R
11 76 (8.44%) PHP
12 55 (6.10%) C
13 52 (5.77%) Shell Script
14 29 (3.22%) PowerShell
15 28 (3.11%) Go
16 20 (2.22%) MATLAB
17 18 (2.00%) T-SQL
18 17 (1.89%) PL/SQL
19 15 (1.66%) Groovy
20 10 (1.11%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 199 (22.09%) Degree
2 42 (4.66%) PhD
3 10 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (0.78%) CCNP
5 6 (0.67%) ISEB
5 6 (0.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.44%) CEH
6 4 (0.44%) CISSP
6 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.44%) JNCIP
7 3 (0.33%) CCIE
7 3 (0.33%) CISA
7 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.22%) OSCP
8 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.22%) RHCE
8 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.77%) QA
2 5 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.33%) GCP
3 3 (0.33%) MiFID
3 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.33%) SLA
4 2 (0.22%) GDPR
4 2 (0.22%) JTAG
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 85 (9.43%) Docker
2 15 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (1.44%) Xen
4 10 (1.11%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.11%) HDFS
4 10 (1.11%) vSphere
5 9 (1.00%) NFS
5 9 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.89%) XenServer
7 5 (0.55%) KVM
8 3 (0.33%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.11%) pfSense
10 1 (0.11%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.11%) Varnish
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 163 (18.09%) Puppet
2 158 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (14.76%) Ansible
4 26 (2.89%) Kubernetes
4 26 (2.89%) Terraform
5 24 (2.66%) Salt
6 15 (1.66%) logstash
6 15 (1.66%) Mesos
7 13 (1.44%) Nagios
8 12 (1.33%) Kibana
9 9 (1.00%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.89%) Cobbler
11 6 (0.67%) Graphite
11 6 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
12 5 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.55%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.55%) Oozie
13 4 (0.44%) StatsD
14 3 (0.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 81 (8.99%) Oracle
2 46 (5.11%) Atlassian
3 41 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 35 (3.88%) Google
5 27 (3.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (2.55%) Splunk
7 21 (2.33%) Tableau
8 18 (2.00%) Cisco
9 14 (1.55%) CheckPoint
9 14 (1.55%) VMware
10 12 (1.33%) SaltStack
11 11 (1.22%) New Relic
11 11 (1.22%) Palo Alto
12 9 (1.00%) Apple
12 9 (1.00%) IBM
12 9 (1.00%) Juniper
12 9 (1.00%) Nokia
12 9 (1.00%) Sybase
13 8 (0.89%) EnterpriseDB
13 8 (0.89%) Varonis
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £140,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Impressive Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £95,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holidays & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago