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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
London / City of London
Rank 19 18 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Permanent jobs citing Python 429 609 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.57% 9.44% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.14% 17.46% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 391 531 390
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
2833 3488 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.61% 54.04% 49.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3137 4439
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 £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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.

1 382 (41.16%) Linux
2 313 (33.73%) SQL
3 311 (33.51%) Finance
4 309 (33.30%) Java
5 214 (23.06%) DevOps
6 208 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (21.66%) Degree
8 190 (20.47%) Ruby
9 188 (20.26%) C++
10 186 (20.04%) Computer Science
11 179 (19.29%) JavaScript
12 170 (18.32%) Unix
13 163 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
14 151 (16.27%) Opscode Chef
15 150 (16.16%) Bash Shell
16 149 (16.06%) Puppet
17 143 (15.41%) Perl
18 133 (14.33%) Jenkins
19 130 (14.01%) Ansible
20 128 (13.79%) Analytics
21 127 (13.69%) Scala
21 127 (13.69%) Banking
22 126 (13.58%) Git (software)
23 118 (12.72%) Mathematics
24 116 (12.50%) Big Data
24 116 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
25 114 (12.28%) C#
26 110 (11.85%) HTML
27 105 (11.31%) Front Office
28 102 (10.99%) Windows

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 69 (7.44%) Apache Spark
2 41 (4.42%) Apache
3 38 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (3.45%) Jetty
5 28 (3.02%) OpenStack
6 22 (2.37%) SAS
7 19 (2.05%) Apache Solr
7 19 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 18 (1.94%) Confluence
9 15 (1.62%) JBoss
9 15 (1.62%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.62%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.51%) IPython
10 14 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (1.40%) IIS
12 11 (1.19%) CMS
13 10 (1.08%) CloudStack
14 8 (0.86%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.75%) nginx
16 5 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.86%) MS Office
3 5 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.54%) SPSS
4 4 (0.43%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.32%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.32%) Gephi
6 2 (0.22%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.22%) Front Arena
2 2 (0.22%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 163 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.16%) SaaS
4 18 (1.94%) GitHub
5 16 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.51%) PaaS
7 11 (1.19%) IaaS
8 9 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.54%) Heroku
10 4 (0.43%) Akamai
10 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.43%) Datadog
10 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.32%) Bluemix
11 3 (0.32%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.23%) BGP
2 25 (2.69%) Firewall
2 25 (2.69%) MPLS
3 22 (2.37%) HTTP
4 19 (2.05%) Broadband
5 13 (1.40%) DNS
5 13 (1.40%) Internet
5 13 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.29%) SNMP
6 12 (1.29%) VPN
7 11 (1.19%) DHCP
7 11 (1.19%) Network Security
8 10 (1.08%) IPv6
8 10 (1.08%) L2TP
8 10 (1.08%) OSPF
8 10 (1.08%) TACACS
8 10 (1.08%) VPLS
8 10 (1.08%) Wireshark
9 8 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (12.50%) Big Data
2 95 (10.24%) Hadoop
3 82 (8.84%) SQL Server
4 71 (7.65%) Relational Database
5 65 (7.00%) NoSQL
6 60 (6.47%) MongoDB
7 58 (6.25%) MySQL
8 55 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (5.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (3.45%) Apache Hive
11 30 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (3.13%) Redis
13 23 (2.48%) Data Mining
13 23 (2.48%) Oracle Database
14 19 (2.05%) Oracle Database 12c
15 15 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (0.97%) Neo4j
18 7 (0.75%) HBase
18 7 (0.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 133 (14.33%) Jenkins
2 126 (13.58%) Git (software)
3 74 (7.97%) JIRA
4 50 (5.39%) Subversion
5 44 (4.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 36 (3.88%) git-flow
7 29 (3.13%) Selenium
8 19 (2.05%) Maven
9 16 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.72%) FishEye
10 14 (1.51%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.97%) Firebug
12 8 (0.86%) PhantomJS
13 7 (0.75%) Liquibase
13 7 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.75%) Travis CI
14 6 (0.65%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.65%) JUnit
14 6 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.54%) Ant
General
1 311 (33.51%) Finance
2 127 (13.69%) Banking
3 105 (11.31%) Front Office
4 35 (3.77%) Marketing
5 27 (2.91%) Games
6 23 (2.48%) Law
7 19 (2.05%) Legal
8 18 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.94%) Retail
9 17 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.40%) Back Office
11 11 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.54%) Advertising
12 5 (0.54%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.32%) German Language
13 3 (0.32%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.32%) Publishing
13 3 (0.32%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.22%) Billing
14 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 397 (42.78%) Developer
2 165 (17.78%) Python Developer
3 118 (12.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 91 (9.81%) Java Developer
5 69 (7.44%) Analyst
6 62 (6.68%) Senior Developer
7 58 (6.25%) Junior
8 57 (6.14%) C++ Developer
9 53 (5.71%) SQL Developer
10 48 (5.17%) Data Scientist
11 44 (4.74%) Junior Developer
11 44 (4.74%) Quantitative Developer
12 40 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
13 34 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
14 32 (3.45%) Software Engineer
15 28 (3.02%) Architect
15 28 (3.02%) Data Engineer
16 27 (2.91%) Applications Support
16 27 (2.91%) C++ Quantitative Developer
17 26 (2.80%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (11.85%) HTML
2 94 (10.13%) CSS
3 92 (9.91%) Django
4 77 (8.30%) AngularJS
5 71 (7.65%) Node.js
6 49 (5.28%) .NET
7 47 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
8 42 (4.53%) NumPy
9 41 (4.42%) Flask
10 37 (3.99%) Web Services
11 34 (3.66%) Hibernate
11 34 (3.66%) REST
12 33 (3.56%) HTML5
12 33 (3.56%) Pandas
13 30 (3.23%) JSON
14 29 (3.13%) JPA
14 29 (3.13%) RESTful
15 28 (3.02%) Guice
16 27 (2.91%) Apache Camel
16 27 (2.91%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 186 (20.04%) Computer Science
2 118 (12.72%) Mathematics
3 83 (8.94%) Hedge funds
4 77 (8.30%) Fintech
5 61 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (5.60%) Visualisation
7 51 (5.50%) Algorithms
8 37 (3.99%) Physics
8 37 (3.99%) Statistics
9 29 (3.13%) Fixed Income
10 27 (2.91%) Equities
11 26 (2.80%) Derivative
12 23 (2.48%) Credit Risk
13 17 (1.83%) User Experience
14 15 (1.62%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (1.40%) Data Extraction
16 13 (1.40%) Social Media
17 12 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
17 12 (1.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 382 (41.16%) Linux
2 170 (18.32%) Unix
3 102 (10.99%) Windows
4 43 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (2.69%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.59%) CentOS
7 23 (2.48%) Ubuntu
8 21 (2.26%) Android
9 17 (1.83%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.08%) Debian
10 10 (1.08%) Solaris
10 10 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.32%) AIX
13 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.11%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (23.06%) DevOps
2 208 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (13.79%) Analytics
4 116 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (10.24%) TDD
6 84 (9.05%) Software Engineering
7 83 (8.94%) Machine Learning
8 80 (8.62%) Configuration Management
9 65 (7.00%) OO
9 65 (7.00%) Open Source
10 62 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (6.57%) SDLC
12 59 (6.36%) Web Development
13 57 (6.14%) Multithreading
14 50 (5.39%) ETL
15 47 (5.06%) Build Automation
15 47 (5.06%) Scrum
16 43 (4.63%) Low Latency
17 42 (4.53%) BDD
17 42 (4.53%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 313 (33.73%) SQL
2 309 (33.30%) Java
3 190 (20.47%) Ruby
4 188 (20.26%) C++
5 179 (19.29%) JavaScript
6 150 (16.16%) Bash Shell
7 143 (15.41%) Perl
8 127 (13.69%) Scala
9 114 (12.28%) C#
10 79 (8.51%) R
11 75 (8.08%) PHP
12 52 (5.60%) Shell Script
13 51 (5.50%) C
14 33 (3.56%) PowerShell
15 25 (2.69%) Go
16 24 (2.59%) PL/SQL
17 23 (2.48%) MATLAB
18 18 (1.94%) VBA
19 17 (1.83%) T-SQL
20 15 (1.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 201 (21.66%) Degree
2 40 (4.31%) PhD
3 10 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.65%) CCNP
5 6 (0.65%) ISEB
6 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.43%) CEH
7 4 (0.43%) CISSP
7 4 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.32%) CCIE
8 3 (0.32%) JNCIP
8 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.22%) CCIP
9 2 (0.22%) CISA
9 2 (0.22%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.22%) OSCP
9 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) CHECK Team Leader
10 1 (0.11%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.13%) QA
2 6 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.43%) MiFID
4 3 (0.32%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.32%) SDET
5 2 (0.22%) COBIT
5 2 (0.22%) FATCA
5 2 (0.22%) GDPR
5 2 (0.22%) JTAG
5 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) GCP
System Software
1 73 (7.87%) Docker
2 13 (1.40%) vSphere
3 12 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (1.29%) Xen
4 11 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.97%) HDFS
5 9 (0.97%) XenServer
6 5 (0.54%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.43%) KVM
8 3 (0.32%) NFS
8 3 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.22%) Snort
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.11%) Varnish
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 151 (16.27%) Opscode Chef
2 149 (16.06%) Puppet
3 130 (14.01%) Ansible
4 25 (2.69%) Salt
5 22 (2.37%) Kubernetes
6 19 (2.05%) Terraform
7 12 (1.29%) Kibana
7 12 (1.29%) logstash
8 10 (1.08%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.97%) Cobbler
9 9 (0.97%) Mesos
10 8 (0.86%) Nagios
11 7 (0.75%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (0.65%) Graphite
13 5 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.54%) Control-M
13 5 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (0.43%) Oozie
15 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 86 (9.27%) Oracle
2 49 (5.28%) Atlassian
3 48 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 36 (3.88%) Google
5 30 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 29 (3.13%) Cisco
7 27 (2.91%) Tableau
8 22 (2.37%) Splunk
9 19 (2.05%) Nokia
10 14 (1.51%) VMware
11 13 (1.40%) CheckPoint
11 13 (1.40%) Juniper
12 11 (1.19%) SaltStack
13 10 (1.08%) Apple
13 10 (1.08%) Huawei
13 10 (1.08%) Palo Alto
14 9 (0.97%) Cognos
14 9 (0.97%) EnterpriseDB
15 8 (0.86%) IBM
15 8 (0.86%) Sybase
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits - Remote working
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £62100 - £90000 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Unspecified - looking at all skill levels with all salary expectations
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35,000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago