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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 18 32 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Python 646 604 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.90% 6.01% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.50% 11.80% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 607 529 457
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
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
3692 5120 6698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.61% 50.97% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3396 4530 5826
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 26 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 26 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.

1 517 (40.55%) Linux
2 412 (32.31%) Java
3 384 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
4 380 (29.80%) SQL
5 338 (26.51%) Finance
6 298 (23.37%) C++
7 287 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
8 275 (21.57%) Ruby
9 265 (20.78%) DevOps
10 246 (19.29%) Degree
11 222 (17.41%) JavaScript
11 222 (17.41%) Unix
12 220 (17.25%) Puppet
13 212 (16.63%) Computer Science
14 209 (16.39%) Bash Shell
15 207 (16.24%) Perl
16 196 (15.37%) C#
17 194 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
18 183 (14.35%) Ansible
19 176 (13.80%) Software Engineering
20 174 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
21 172 (13.49%) Git (software)
22 166 (13.02%) Big Data
22 166 (13.02%) Windows
23 150 (11.76%) Mathematics
23 150 (11.76%) TDD
24 146 (11.45%) OO
25 144 (11.29%) Django
26 136 (10.67%) MySQL
27 135 (10.59%) HTML

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 99 (7.76%) Apache Spark
2 77 (6.04%) Apache
3 48 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 47 (3.69%) Node.js
5 45 (3.53%) OpenStack
6 40 (3.14%) JBoss
7 38 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
8 37 (2.90%) WebSphere
9 34 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 32 (2.51%) WebLogic
11 30 (2.35%) IIS
12 21 (1.65%) Apache Solr
12 21 (1.65%) SAS
13 16 (1.25%) CloudStack
14 14 (1.10%) nginx
15 13 (1.02%) Confluence
16 12 (0.94%) Jetty
17 11 (0.86%) Apache Pig
18 7 (0.55%) SharePoint
19 5 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.86%) MS Office
3 9 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.63%) SPSS
5 3 (0.24%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.16%) Gephi
7 1 (0.078%) EViews
7 1 (0.078%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.078%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.24%) Adaptiv
3 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.16%) RMDS
4 1 (0.078%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 287 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (2.67%) SaaS
5 24 (1.88%) Route 53
6 21 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (1.33%) GitHub
8 15 (1.18%) IaaS
8 15 (1.18%) PaaS
9 13 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (0.78%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.63%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.16%) Firewall
2 42 (3.29%) Internet
3 41 (3.22%) DNS
4 38 (2.98%) VPN
5 33 (2.59%) HTTP
6 27 (2.12%) TCP/IP
7 26 (2.04%) LDAP
8 22 (1.73%) Broadband
8 22 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (1.73%) Network Security
9 20 (1.57%) BGP
10 19 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 18 (1.41%) OSPF
12 17 (1.33%) FWSM
13 15 (1.18%) HSRP
13 15 (1.18%) MPLS
13 15 (1.18%) VRRP
14 14 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 14 (1.10%) RTCP
15 11 (0.86%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (13.02%) Big Data
2 136 (10.67%) MySQL
3 128 (10.04%) Hadoop
4 118 (9.25%) SQL Server
5 112 (8.78%) NoSQL
6 99 (7.76%) MongoDB
7 83 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
8 61 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 47 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
10 43 (3.37%) Relational Database
11 37 (2.90%) Data Mining
12 36 (2.82%) Redis
13 34 (2.67%) Apache Hive
14 27 (2.12%) HBase
15 26 (2.04%) MariaDB
16 21 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
18 19 (1.49%) Couchbase
19 18 (1.41%) KDB
20 16 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 172 (13.49%) Git (software)
2 120 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 58 (4.55%) Selenium
4 35 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 34 (2.67%) Subversion
6 31 (2.43%) JIRA
7 30 (2.35%) TeamCity
8 29 (2.27%) Maven
9 21 (1.65%) WebDriver
10 19 (1.49%) SpecFlow
11 16 (1.25%) JUnit
12 13 (1.02%) Ant
12 13 (1.02%) Jasmine
13 12 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (0.94%) FitNesse
13 12 (0.94%) Vagrant
14 10 (0.78%) Mockito
15 9 (0.71%) JBehave
16 8 (0.63%) SoapUI
16 8 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 338 (26.51%) Finance
2 119 (9.33%) Banking
3 109 (8.55%) Front Office
4 98 (7.69%) Law
5 58 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.29%) Marketing
7 39 (3.06%) Games
8 37 (2.90%) Investment Banking
9 32 (2.51%) Back Office
10 30 (2.35%) Retail
11 11 (0.86%) Advertising
12 10 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.71%) French Language
13 9 (0.71%) Publishing
14 8 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.55%) Electronics
16 5 (0.39%) Legal
17 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
18 2 (0.16%) German Language
19 1 (0.078%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 515 (40.39%) Developer
2 207 (16.24%) Python Developer
3 147 (11.53%) Senior Developer
4 138 (10.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 98 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 85 (6.67%) Analyst
7 80 (6.27%) C++ Developer
8 72 (5.65%) Java Developer
9 69 (5.41%) Software Engineer
10 59 (4.63%) Junior
10 59 (4.63%) SQL Developer
11 57 (4.47%) Administrator
12 54 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
13 52 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 51 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
15 50 (3.92%) Data Scientist
15 50 (3.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 45 (3.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 45 (3.53%) Quantitative Developer
16 45 (3.53%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (11.29%) Django
2 135 (10.59%) HTML
3 130 (10.20%) CSS
4 102 (8.00%) Web Services
5 95 (7.45%) .NET
6 89 (6.98%) AngularJS
7 61 (4.78%) LAMP
8 56 (4.39%) RabbitMQ
9 49 (3.84%) HTML5
10 48 (3.76%) CSS3
10 48 (3.76%) jQuery
11 40 (3.14%) REST
11 40 (3.14%) STL
12 39 (3.06%) J2EE
12 39 (3.06%) XML
13 36 (2.82%) Flask
14 34 (2.67%) RESTful
15 32 (2.51%) ELK Stack
15 32 (2.51%) Middleware
15 32 (2.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 212 (16.63%) Computer Science
2 150 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 127 (9.96%) Hedge funds
4 120 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
5 93 (7.29%) Fintech
6 90 (7.06%) Visualisation
7 80 (6.27%) Algorithms
8 79 (6.20%) Equities
9 59 (4.63%) Physics
10 56 (4.39%) Derivative
11 53 (4.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 52 (4.08%) Fixed Income
13 42 (3.29%) Statistics
14 37 (2.90%) Data Structures
15 29 (2.27%) Mobile App
16 28 (2.20%) User Experience
17 26 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
18 25 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 24 (1.88%) Data Centre
20 18 (1.41%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 517 (40.55%) Linux
2 222 (17.41%) Unix
3 166 (13.02%) Windows
4 80 (6.27%) Ubuntu
5 50 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (2.98%) Windows Server
7 35 (2.75%) Android
8 34 (2.67%) Apple iOS
9 28 (2.20%) Debian
10 22 (1.73%) CentOS
11 10 (0.78%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.63%) Solaris
13 5 (0.39%) SUSE
14 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.16%) VMS
16 1 (0.078%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (20.78%) DevOps
3 194 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
4 176 (13.80%) Software Engineering
5 150 (11.76%) TDD
6 146 (11.45%) OO
7 127 (9.96%) Analytics
8 125 (9.80%) Scrum
9 118 (9.25%) Configuration Management
10 117 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
11 104 (8.16%) Machine Learning
12 98 (7.69%) Open Source
13 88 (6.90%) Low Latency
14 86 (6.75%) Multithreading
15 81 (6.35%) Test Automation
16 78 (6.12%) E-Commerce
17 64 (5.02%) BDD
18 58 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
19 54 (4.24%) Web Development
20 53 (4.16%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 412 (32.31%) Java
2 380 (29.80%) SQL
3 298 (23.37%) C++
4 275 (21.57%) Ruby
5 222 (17.41%) JavaScript
6 209 (16.39%) Bash Shell
7 207 (16.24%) Perl
8 196 (15.37%) C#
9 114 (8.94%) R
10 99 (7.76%) PHP
11 81 (6.35%) Scala
12 79 (6.20%) C
13 65 (5.10%) MATLAB
14 45 (3.53%) Shell Script
15 41 (3.22%) PL/SQL
16 32 (2.51%) PowerShell
17 30 (2.35%) Go
18 29 (2.27%) Erlang
19 19 (1.49%) Objective-C
20 18 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 246 (19.29%) Degree
2 75 (5.88%) PhD
3 31 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (2.20%) CCNP
5 25 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.73%) CCNA
7 17 (1.33%) CCIP
7 17 (1.33%) SSCP
8 9 (0.71%) CEH
9 8 (0.63%) CISSP
10 6 (0.47%) GCIH
11 5 (0.39%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.39%) CCSP
11 5 (0.39%) EnCE
12 4 (0.31%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.24%) ECSA
13 3 (0.24%) GIAC
14 2 (0.16%) CCIE
14 2 (0.16%) CREST Certified
14 2 (0.16%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (7.92%) QA
2 13 (1.02%) SDET
3 12 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) SLA
5 1 (0.078%) EMIR
5 1 (0.078%) MiFID
System Software
1 98 (7.69%) Docker
2 37 (2.90%) HDFS
3 36 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (2.35%) KVM
5 25 (1.96%) vSphere
6 19 (1.49%) Active Directory
6 19 (1.49%) Xen
7 16 (1.25%) XenServer
8 9 (0.71%) NFS
9 6 (0.47%) Varnish
10 5 (0.39%) iptables
11 4 (0.31%) Corosync
11 4 (0.31%) Squid
11 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.24%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.24%) Cronacle
12 3 (0.24%) GFS2
12 3 (0.24%) Samba
13 1 (0.078%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.078%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 220 (17.25%) Puppet
2 183 (14.35%) Ansible
3 174 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (4.63%) Nagios
5 48 (3.76%) Salt
6 30 (2.35%) Kubernetes
7 24 (1.88%) logstash
8 23 (1.80%) ZABBIX
9 19 (1.49%) Terraform
10 17 (1.33%) Mesos
10 17 (1.33%) Tivoli
11 16 (1.25%) Cobbler
11 16 (1.25%) Graphite
11 16 (1.25%) Kibana
12 14 (1.10%) Control-M
13 10 (0.78%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.55%) SELinux
15 6 (0.47%) Cacti
15 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
16 5 (0.39%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 134 (10.51%) Oracle
2 107 (8.39%) Red Hat
3 81 (6.35%) VMware
4 69 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 59 (4.63%) Splunk
6 58 (4.55%) Cisco
7 41 (3.22%) Tableau
8 37 (2.90%) Google
9 27 (2.12%) SaltStack
10 21 (1.65%) CheckPoint
11 20 (1.57%) Juniper
12 19 (1.49%) F5
12 19 (1.49%) Palo Alto
13 18 (1.41%) Hortonworks
13 18 (1.41%) WorldPay
14 16 (1.25%) Akamai
14 16 (1.25%) EnterpriseDB
14 16 (1.25%) Rackspace
15 14 (1.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 14 (1.10%) SevOne
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefite & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42,000 - £61,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago