The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 32 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 5740 4932 4574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.32% 4.77% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.89% 9.20% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5001 4104 3790
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Python
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48290 53608 59297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.17% 51.86% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42344 46176 50975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in England

Python
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the England region.

Python Salary Trend in England

Python
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in England

Python
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 3362 £60,000 - 456
South East +32 1038 £50,000 +11.11% 146
South West +16 358 £45,000 - 55
East of England +8 308 £45,000 - 59
Yorkshire +54 274 £40,000 -2.43% 29
North West +47 170 £40,000 +6.66% 37
East Midlands +36 121 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Midlands +9 107 £42,500 +6.25% 12
North East -11 20 £40,000 - 6
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Python.

1 5140 (44.42%) Linux
2 4455 (38.50%) Java
3 3623 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
4 3164 (27.34%) SQL
5 2852 (24.65%) C++
6 2745 (23.72%) JavaScript
6 2745 (23.72%) Ruby
7 2559 (22.11%) Perl
8 2519 (21.77%) Degree
9 2190 (18.92%) DevOps
10 2156 (18.63%) Finance
11 2065 (17.84%) Bash Shell
12 2047 (17.69%) Software Engineering
13 2040 (17.63%) Amazon AWS
14 1972 (17.04%) Computer Science
15 1862 (16.09%) Puppet
16 1764 (15.24%) Unix
17 1737 (15.01%) PHP
18 1728 (14.93%) Git (software)
19 1700 (14.69%) C#
20 1671 (14.44%) Windows
21 1645 (14.22%) Big Data
22 1613 (13.94%) MySQL
23 1602 (13.84%) HTML
24 1509 (13.04%) TDD
25 1424 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
26 1421 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
27 1401 (12.11%) Jenkins
28 1348 (11.65%) CSS
29 1337 (11.55%) Analytics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 996 (8.61%) Apache
2 769 (6.65%) Apache Spark
3 667 (5.76%) Tomcat
4 444 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
5 397 (3.43%) nginx
6 365 (3.15%) OpenStack
7 332 (2.87%) JBoss
8 305 (2.64%) SAS
9 275 (2.38%) Apache Pig
10 237 (2.05%) WebLogic
11 175 (1.51%) IIS
12 152 (1.31%) Confluence
13 144 (1.24%) CMS
14 143 (1.24%) WebSphere
15 125 (1.08%) Apache Solr
16 119 (1.03%) Jetty
17 107 (0.92%) CloudStack
18 52 (0.45%) Drupal
19 51 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
20 50 (0.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 333 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 154 (1.33%) SPSS
3 65 (0.56%) MS Office
4 54 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 28 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.18%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
7 18 (0.16%) Maya
8 17 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 14 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 13 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
10 13 (0.11%) MODO
10 13 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 11 (0.095%) Weka
12 7 (0.060%) GNU Octave
13 6 (0.052%) Gephi
13 6 (0.052%) Simulink
13 6 (0.052%) Stata
14 5 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 86 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.14%) FastStats
2 16 (0.14%) Odoo
3 12 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.086%) ReMetrica
5 6 (0.052%) Magento
6 5 (0.043%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.035%) Finacle
7 4 (0.035%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.035%) Misys Opics
7 4 (0.035%) RMDS
7 4 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.035%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.035%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.026%) Documaker
8 3 (0.026%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.026%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 3 (0.026%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.026%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2040 (17.63%) Amazon AWS
2 383 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 335 (2.89%) SaaS
4 324 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 265 (2.29%) GitHub
6 229 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
7 187 (1.62%) PaaS
8 174 (1.50%) Amazon S3
9 151 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 146 (1.26%) IaaS
11 108 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
12 83 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 70 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 66 (0.57%) Google App Engine
15 61 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
16 60 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 60 (0.52%) Route 53
17 50 (0.43%) OpenShift
17 50 (0.43%) SoftLayer
18 49 (0.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 574 (4.96%) Firewall
2 497 (4.29%) DNS
3 449 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 416 (3.59%) Internet
5 410 (3.54%) HTTP
6 197 (1.70%) VPN
7 183 (1.58%) SSL
8 155 (1.34%) WAN
9 151 (1.30%) LAN
10 143 (1.24%) Network Security
11 142 (1.23%) LDAP
12 129 (1.11%) DHCP
13 98 (0.85%) VoIP
14 96 (0.83%) SAN
15 89 (0.77%) BGP
16 82 (0.71%) SMTP
17 80 (0.69%) Wireless
18 78 (0.67%) OSPF
18 78 (0.67%) SSH
19 75 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1645 (14.22%) Big Data
2 1613 (13.94%) MySQL
3 1221 (10.55%) Hadoop
4 1159 (10.02%) NoSQL
5 1016 (8.78%) PostgreSQL
6 950 (8.21%) MongoDB
7 829 (7.16%) SQL Server
8 572 (4.94%) Relational Database
9 456 (3.94%) Apache Hive
10 410 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 398 (3.44%) Data Mining
12 379 (3.28%) Redis
13 232 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
14 200 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
15 191 (1.65%) RDBMS
16 172 (1.49%) HBase
17 132 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 130 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
19 127 (1.10%) Impala
19 127 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1728 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 1401 (12.11%) Jenkins
3 530 (4.58%) JIRA
4 474 (4.10%) Selenium
5 449 (3.88%) Subversion
6 358 (3.09%) Maven
7 287 (2.48%) Cucumber
8 252 (2.18%) JUnit
9 242 (2.09%) Vagrant
10 228 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 214 (1.85%) TeamCity
12 169 (1.46%) Hudson
13 139 (1.20%) Ant
14 122 (1.05%) WebDriver
15 111 (0.96%) Grunt
16 100 (0.86%) RSpec
17 93 (0.80%) Jasmine
18 83 (0.72%) SoapUI
19 80 (0.69%) Gradle
20 76 (0.66%) gulp
General
1 2156 (18.63%) Finance
2 614 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 546 (4.72%) Banking
4 524 (4.53%) Marketing
5 480 (4.15%) Games
6 457 (3.95%) Front Office
7 353 (3.05%) Retail
8 244 (2.11%) Law
9 222 (1.92%) Advertising
10 173 (1.49%) Electronics
11 159 (1.37%) Manufacturing
12 147 (1.27%) Investment Banking
13 142 (1.23%) Publishing
14 131 (1.13%) Financial Institution
15 86 (0.74%) Back Office
16 81 (0.70%) Automotive
17 80 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
18 47 (0.41%) Aerospace
19 39 (0.34%) Legal
20 24 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4378 (37.83%) Developer
2 1621 (14.01%) Python Developer
3 1101 (9.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 834 (7.21%) Linux Engineer
5 833 (7.20%) Software Engineer
6 804 (6.95%) Java Developer
6 804 (6.95%) Senior Developer
7 719 (6.21%) Analyst
8 617 (5.33%) Administrator
9 604 (5.22%) Data Scientist
10 560 (4.84%) C++ Developer
11 527 (4.55%) Software Developer
12 464 (4.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 462 (3.99%) Systems Administrator
14 443 (3.83%) Linux Administrator
15 426 (3.68%) Junior
16 416 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
17 375 (3.24%) AWS Engineer
18 367 (3.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 341 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1602 (13.84%) HTML
2 1348 (11.65%) CSS
3 995 (8.60%) Django
4 973 (8.41%) Web Services
5 958 (8.28%) .NET
6 957 (8.27%) AngularJS
7 768 (6.64%) Node.js
8 697 (6.02%) jQuery
9 696 (6.01%) LAMP
10 628 (5.43%) HTML5
11 584 (5.05%) RESTful
12 513 (4.43%) XML
13 434 (3.75%) JSON
14 426 (3.68%) REST
15 399 (3.45%) CSS3
16 398 (3.44%) Spring
17 330 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
18 270 (2.33%) React
19 264 (2.28%) Ruby on Rails
20 254 (2.19%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 1972 (17.04%) Computer Science
2 1199 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
3 999 (8.63%) Mathematics
4 776 (6.71%) Algorithms
5 667 (5.76%) Visualisation
6 503 (4.35%) Statistics
7 499 (4.31%) Hedge funds
8 463 (4.00%) Physics
9 391 (3.38%) Fintech
10 368 (3.18%) User Experience
11 346 (2.99%) Mobile App
12 225 (1.94%) Derivative
13 222 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 219 (1.89%) Data Centre
15 217 (1.88%) Data Structures
16 198 (1.71%) Management Information System
17 196 (1.69%) Fixed Income
18 194 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
19 173 (1.49%) Equities
20 155 (1.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5140 (44.42%) Linux
2 1764 (15.24%) Unix
3 1671 (14.44%) Windows
4 594 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 542 (4.68%) CentOS
6 397 (3.43%) Ubuntu
7 366 (3.16%) Android
8 343 (2.96%) Windows Server
9 290 (2.51%) Apple iOS
10 205 (1.77%) Debian
11 163 (1.41%) Solaris
12 102 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 81 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 66 (0.57%) AIX
15 58 (0.50%) Windows Phone
16 54 (0.47%) SUSE
17 46 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
18 44 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
19 40 (0.35%) VxWorks
20 39 (0.34%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3623 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2190 (18.92%) DevOps
3 2047 (17.69%) Software Engineering
4 1509 (13.04%) TDD
5 1421 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
6 1337 (11.55%) Analytics
7 1213 (10.48%) Open Source
8 1205 (10.41%) Scrum
9 1016 (8.78%) Machine Learning
10 1000 (8.64%) OO
11 949 (8.20%) Configuration Management
12 631 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
13 573 (4.95%) E-Commerce
14 571 (4.93%) Web Development
15 546 (4.72%) BDD
16 524 (4.53%) Unit Testing
17 516 (4.46%) OOP
18 502 (4.34%) Test Automation
19 500 (4.32%) Data Analytics
20 482 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4455 (38.50%) Java
2 3164 (27.34%) SQL
3 2852 (24.65%) C++
4 2745 (23.72%) JavaScript
4 2745 (23.72%) Ruby
5 2559 (22.11%) Perl
6 2065 (17.84%) Bash Shell
7 1737 (15.01%) PHP
8 1700 (14.69%) C#
9 1189 (10.27%) C
10 975 (8.43%) R
11 950 (8.21%) Scala
12 613 (5.30%) Shell Script
13 534 (4.61%) PowerShell
14 442 (3.82%) MATLAB
15 326 (2.82%) Go
16 191 (1.65%) Clojure
17 149 (1.29%) VBA
18 144 (1.24%) T-SQL
19 141 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2519 (21.77%) Degree
2 560 (4.84%) PhD
3 518 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 223 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 192 (1.66%) DV Cleared
6 189 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 127 (1.10%) CCNP
8 116 (1.00%) CISSP
9 111 (0.96%) CCNA
10 92 (0.80%) CEH
11 89 (0.77%) ISEB
12 74 (0.64%) CREST Certified
13 71 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 67 (0.58%) ISTQB
14 67 (0.58%) RHCE
15 65 (0.56%) GIAC
16 61 (0.53%) SANS
17 47 (0.41%) OSCP
18 44 (0.38%) MCSE
19 36 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 724 (6.26%) QA
2 71 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 59 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 56 (0.48%) SLA
5 47 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 40 (0.35%) SDET
7 29 (0.25%) HIPAA
8 15 (0.13%) COBIT
9 10 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.078%) ISO 8583
10 9 (0.078%) ISO13485
10 9 (0.078%) ISO27002
11 6 (0.052%) DICOM
11 6 (0.052%) HL7
11 6 (0.052%) MISRA
11 6 (0.052%) SNOMED CT
12 5 (0.043%) WAI
13 4 (0.035%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.035%) JTAG
13 4 (0.035%) MiFID
System Software
1 817 (7.06%) Docker
2 617 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 212 (1.83%) vSphere
4 209 (1.81%) Xen
5 193 (1.67%) Active Directory
6 180 (1.56%) KVM
7 169 (1.46%) HDFS
8 131 (1.13%) Hyper-V
9 127 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
10 124 (1.07%) Varnish
11 111 (0.96%) XenServer
12 109 (0.94%) VirtualBox
13 107 (0.92%) Apache Flume
14 98 (0.85%) Firmware
15 78 (0.67%) NFS
16 63 (0.54%) Squid
17 59 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 50 (0.43%) VMware ESX
18 50 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
19 40 (0.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1862 (16.09%) Puppet
2 1424 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1102 (9.52%) Ansible
4 548 (4.74%) Nagios
5 276 (2.39%) Salt
6 178 (1.54%) ZABBIX
7 165 (1.43%) Kubernetes
8 136 (1.18%) Cobbler
9 120 (1.04%) logstash
10 109 (0.94%) Nessus
10 109 (0.94%) Tivoli
11 101 (0.87%) Graphite
12 89 (0.77%) Cacti
13 88 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
14 85 (0.73%) Kibana
15 82 (0.71%) HAProxy
16 81 (0.70%) Nmap
16 81 (0.70%) Oozie
17 63 (0.54%) Terraform
18 60 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 926 (8.00%) Oracle
2 905 (7.82%) VMware
3 831 (7.18%) Red Hat
4 665 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 399 (3.45%) Cisco
6 298 (2.58%) Google
7 256 (2.21%) Tableau
8 244 (2.11%) Splunk
9 171 (1.48%) HP
10 161 (1.39%) Cloudera
11 152 (1.31%) Hortonworks
12 144 (1.24%) IBM
12 144 (1.24%) SAP
13 139 (1.20%) F5
14 120 (1.04%) Facebook
15 107 (0.92%) Juniper
16 104 (0.90%) Atlassian
17 101 (0.87%) Rackspace
18 86 (0.74%) SaltStack
18 86 (0.74%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £69000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago