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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 17 32 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 694 609 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.98% 5.84% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.73% 11.58% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 635 534 455
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
3914 5259 6574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.30% 50.45% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4623 5704
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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.

1 527 (40.26%) Linux
2 444 (33.92%) Java
3 391 (29.87%) SQL
4 378 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
5 344 (26.28%) Finance
6 321 (24.52%) C++
7 282 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
8 278 (21.24%) Ruby
9 268 (20.47%) DevOps
10 257 (19.63%) Degree
11 232 (17.72%) Unix
12 226 (17.27%) JavaScript
13 216 (16.50%) Computer Science
14 214 (16.35%) Puppet
15 213 (16.27%) Bash Shell
16 207 (15.81%) C#
17 203 (15.51%) Perl
18 187 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
19 182 (13.90%) Big Data
20 180 (13.75%) Software Engineering
21 171 (13.06%) Windows
22 170 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
22 170 (12.99%) Ansible
22 170 (12.99%) Git (software)
23 154 (11.76%) Mathematics
24 149 (11.38%) MySQL
25 144 (11.00%) Analytics
26 143 (10.92%) OO
27 141 (10.77%) HTML
27 141 (10.77%) TDD

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
1 100 (7.64%) Apache Spark
2 82 (6.26%) Apache
3 48 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 46 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (3.28%) Node.js
6 39 (2.98%) JBoss
6 39 (2.98%) OpenStack
7 36 (2.75%) WebSphere
8 32 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 30 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 26 (1.99%) IIS
11 23 (1.76%) Apache Solr
11 23 (1.76%) SAS
12 15 (1.15%) Confluence
13 14 (1.07%) CloudStack
14 13 (0.99%) nginx
15 12 (0.92%) Jetty
16 11 (0.84%) Apache Pig
17 10 (0.76%) SharePoint
18 6 (0.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 24 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.69%) MS Office
2 9 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.61%) SPSS
4 4 (0.31%) GNU Octave
5 2 (0.15%) Gephi
5 2 (0.15%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.076%) EViews
6 1 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.076%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.31%) RMDS
3 3 (0.23%) Adaptiv
4 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.076%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 282 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.60%) SaaS
4 32 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (1.76%) Route 53
6 20 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.22%) GitHub
8 14 (1.07%) IaaS
9 12 (0.92%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.92%) PaaS
9 12 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.46%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.31%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.74%) Firewall
2 42 (3.21%) Internet
3 41 (3.13%) DNS
4 29 (2.22%) VPN
5 28 (2.14%) HTTP
6 26 (1.99%) LDAP
6 26 (1.99%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.68%) Broadband
8 19 (1.45%) Network Security
9 18 (1.38%) BGP
10 17 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (1.07%) FWSM
12 14 (1.07%) OSPF
13 13 (0.99%) MPLS
13 13 (0.99%) Multicast
14 12 (0.92%) HSRP
14 12 (0.92%) SSL
14 12 (0.92%) VRRP
15 11 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (13.90%) Big Data
2 149 (11.38%) MySQL
3 135 (10.31%) Hadoop
4 118 (9.01%) SQL Server
5 112 (8.56%) NoSQL
6 99 (7.56%) MongoDB
7 91 (6.95%) PostgreSQL
8 64 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (3.21%) Relational Database
11 38 (2.90%) Apache Hive
12 36 (2.75%) Redis
13 34 (2.60%) HBase
14 33 (2.52%) Data Mining
15 23 (1.76%) MariaDB
16 22 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
17 20 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (1.45%) Couchbase
18 19 (1.45%) KDB
19 16 (1.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 170 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 110 (8.40%) Jenkins
3 61 (4.66%) Selenium
4 38 (2.90%) Cucumber
5 36 (2.75%) Subversion
6 35 (2.67%) JIRA
7 32 (2.44%) Maven
8 30 (2.29%) TeamCity
9 21 (1.60%) WebDriver
10 19 (1.45%) JUnit
11 17 (1.30%) SpecFlow
12 15 (1.15%) Ant
12 15 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (1.07%) FitNesse
14 13 (0.99%) Jasmine
15 11 (0.84%) Vagrant
16 10 (0.76%) JBehave
16 10 (0.76%) Mockito
17 8 (0.61%) eggPlant
18 7 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 344 (26.28%) Finance
2 134 (10.24%) Banking
3 121 (9.24%) Front Office
4 100 (7.64%) Law
5 51 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 41 (3.13%) Games
8 39 (2.98%) Marketing
9 31 (2.37%) Back Office
9 31 (2.37%) Retail
10 13 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.92%) Advertising
12 9 (0.69%) French Language
13 8 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.53%) Legal
14 7 (0.53%) Publishing
15 6 (0.46%) Electronics
16 3 (0.23%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.15%) German Language
18 1 (0.076%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 550 (42.02%) Developer
2 214 (16.35%) Python Developer
3 149 (11.38%) Senior Developer
4 141 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 100 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
6 85 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 84 (6.42%) Analyst
8 82 (6.26%) C++ Developer
9 70 (5.35%) Software Engineer
10 60 (4.58%) Junior
11 56 (4.28%) SQL Developer
12 55 (4.20%) Administrator
13 53 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 53 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
14 52 (3.97%) Data Scientist
15 50 (3.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 48 (3.67%) Linux Administrator
16 48 (3.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 45 (3.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 45 (3.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (10.77%) HTML
2 136 (10.39%) Django
3 130 (9.93%) CSS
4 101 (7.72%) .NET
5 96 (7.33%) Web Services
6 63 (4.81%) AngularJS
7 61 (4.66%) LAMP
8 56 (4.28%) HTML5
9 49 (3.74%) CSS3
9 49 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
10 47 (3.59%) jQuery
11 46 (3.51%) XML
12 37 (2.83%) J2EE
13 36 (2.75%) STL
14 35 (2.67%) ELK Stack
14 35 (2.67%) JSON
14 35 (2.67%) REST
15 33 (2.52%) Flask
16 32 (2.44%) Backbone.js
16 32 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 216 (16.50%) Computer Science
2 154 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 130 (9.93%) Hedge funds
4 124 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (7.33%) Fintech
6 90 (6.88%) Visualisation
7 88 (6.72%) Equities
8 78 (5.96%) Algorithms
9 59 (4.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 58 (4.43%) Fixed Income
11 57 (4.35%) Physics
12 54 (4.13%) Derivative
13 40 (3.06%) Statistics
14 39 (2.98%) Data Structures
15 35 (2.67%) User Experience
16 25 (1.91%) Data Centre
17 24 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
17 24 (1.83%) Mobile App
18 22 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 16 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 527 (40.26%) Linux
2 232 (17.72%) Unix
3 171 (13.06%) Windows
4 73 (5.58%) Ubuntu
5 49 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (2.83%) Android
7 35 (2.67%) Windows Server
8 34 (2.60%) Apple iOS
9 30 (2.29%) Debian
10 26 (1.99%) CentOS
11 9 (0.69%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.61%) Solaris
13 6 (0.46%) SUSE
14 5 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.15%) VMS
17 1 (0.076%) AIX
17 1 (0.076%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (20.47%) DevOps
3 187 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 180 (13.75%) Software Engineering
5 144 (11.00%) Analytics
6 143 (10.92%) OO
7 141 (10.77%) TDD
8 122 (9.32%) Scrum
9 116 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
10 104 (7.94%) Configuration Management
10 104 (7.94%) Low Latency
10 104 (7.94%) Machine Learning
11 94 (7.18%) Open Source
12 90 (6.88%) Multithreading
13 83 (6.34%) E-Commerce
14 76 (5.81%) Test Automation
15 69 (5.27%) BDD
16 57 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
17 55 (4.20%) ETL
18 53 (4.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 444 (33.92%) Java
2 391 (29.87%) SQL
3 321 (24.52%) C++
4 278 (21.24%) Ruby
5 226 (17.27%) JavaScript
6 213 (16.27%) Bash Shell
7 207 (15.81%) C#
8 203 (15.51%) Perl
9 115 (8.79%) PHP
10 114 (8.71%) R
11 88 (6.72%) C
11 88 (6.72%) Scala
12 65 (4.97%) MATLAB
13 50 (3.82%) Shell Script
14 36 (2.75%) PL/SQL
15 31 (2.37%) PowerShell
16 29 (2.22%) Erlang
16 29 (2.22%) VBA
17 28 (2.14%) Go
18 18 (1.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 257 (19.63%) Degree
2 75 (5.73%) PhD
3 28 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (1.91%) CCNP
5 22 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 21 (1.60%) CCNA
7 14 (1.07%) CCIP
7 14 (1.07%) SSCP
8 9 (0.69%) CEH
9 7 (0.53%) CISSP
10 6 (0.46%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.46%) GCIH
11 5 (0.38%) EnCE
12 4 (0.31%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.23%) CCIE
13 3 (0.23%) CCSP
13 3 (0.23%) ECSA
13 3 (0.23%) GIAC
14 2 (0.15%) GPEN
14 2 (0.15%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (8.02%) QA
2 14 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.99%) SDET
4 7 (0.53%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.076%) EMIR
6 1 (0.076%) MiFID
System Software
1 93 (7.10%) Docker
2 43 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.90%) HDFS
4 35 (2.67%) KVM
5 23 (1.76%) vSphere
6 21 (1.60%) Active Directory
7 17 (1.30%) Xen
8 14 (1.07%) XenServer
9 8 (0.61%) NFS
10 7 (0.53%) Varnish
10 7 (0.53%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.46%) iptables
12 5 (0.38%) Squid
13 3 (0.23%) Corosync
13 3 (0.23%) Cronacle
13 3 (0.23%) GFS2
14 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.15%) Samba
15 1 (0.076%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 214 (16.35%) Puppet
2 170 (12.99%) Ansible
2 170 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (4.97%) Nagios
4 47 (3.59%) Salt
5 26 (1.99%) logstash
6 25 (1.91%) Kubernetes
6 25 (1.91%) ZABBIX
7 19 (1.45%) Kibana
8 17 (1.30%) Mesos
8 17 (1.30%) Terraform
9 15 (1.15%) Graphite
9 15 (1.15%) Tivoli
10 14 (1.07%) Cobbler
10 14 (1.07%) Control-M
11 10 (0.76%) BladeLogic
12 7 (0.53%) SELinux
13 6 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
13 6 (0.46%) SmokePing
13 6 (0.46%) StatsD
Vendors
1 140 (10.70%) Oracle
2 105 (8.02%) Red Hat
3 87 (6.65%) VMware
4 66 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 59 (4.51%) Splunk
6 53 (4.05%) Cisco
7 44 (3.36%) Google
8 40 (3.06%) Tableau
9 28 (2.14%) SaltStack
10 26 (1.99%) Sybase
11 22 (1.68%) Hortonworks
12 21 (1.60%) WorldPay
13 19 (1.45%) Juniper
14 18 (1.38%) Bloomberg
14 18 (1.38%) Netezza
15 17 (1.30%) Palo Alto
15 17 (1.30%) Rackspace
16 16 (1.22%) CheckPoint
17 15 (1.15%) Akamai
17 15 (1.15%) Facebook
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Monarch Digital
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago