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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
UK / England
Rank 26 35 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +40
Permanent jobs citing Python 5853 5722 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.38% 6.08% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.63% 11.62% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 4844 3113
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42945 49252 50086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.12% 52.35% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37003 42865 43273
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +1 3318 £60,000 - 565
South East +15 906 £45,000 -5.26% 152
East of England +32 483 £45,000 - 104
South West +11 305 £42,500 -5.55% 62
North West +54 298 £47,500 +11.76% 44
Yorkshire -3 196 £50,001 +11.11% 48
East Midlands +9 148 £42,500 +13.33% 7
West Midlands +49 147 £42,500 -7.60% 16
North East +15 50 £28,750 -23.33% 4
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for Python.

1 5073 (43.05%) Linux
2 4912 (41.69%) Java
3 4034 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
4 2947 (25.01%) SQL
5 2782 (23.61%) JavaScript
6 2751 (23.35%) DevOps
7 2682 (22.76%) C++
8 2607 (22.13%) Ruby
9 2389 (20.27%) Degree
10 2364 (20.06%) Perl
11 2307 (19.58%) Finance
12 2271 (19.27%) Software Engineering
13 2194 (18.62%) Bash Shell
14 2191 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
15 1995 (16.93%) Puppet
16 1952 (16.57%) C#
17 1814 (15.40%) HTML
18 1752 (14.87%) Computer Science
19 1693 (14.37%) Git (software)
20 1661 (14.10%) Unix
21 1615 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
22 1613 (13.69%) Opscode Chef
23 1601 (13.59%) Ansible
24 1575 (13.37%) Windows
25 1549 (13.15%) Big Data
26 1540 (13.07%) Jenkins
27 1454 (12.34%) MySQL
28 1415 (12.01%) C
29 1414 (12.00%) PHP
30 1389 (11.79%) CSS

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
1 834 (7.08%) Apache Spark
2 759 (6.44%) Apache
3 607 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 486 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 417 (3.54%) OpenStack
6 379 (3.22%) SAS
7 302 (2.56%) nginx
7 302 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 277 (2.35%) JBoss
9 273 (2.32%) WebLogic
10 220 (1.87%) Apache Pig
11 217 (1.84%) Confluence
12 200 (1.70%) Jetty
13 195 (1.65%) IIS
14 157 (1.33%) Apache Solr
15 137 (1.16%) CloudStack
16 94 (0.80%) CMS
17 74 (0.63%) WordPress
18 62 (0.53%) Drupal
19 43 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 241 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 171 (1.45%) SPSS
3 75 (0.64%) MS Office
4 30 (0.25%) Stata
5 29 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 23 (0.20%) Simulink
7 18 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (0.11%) GNU Octave
9 12 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.085%) EViews
11 9 (0.076%) MS Visio
12 7 (0.059%) FrameMaker
13 6 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
14 5 (0.042%) HipChat
14 5 (0.042%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.034%) QuarkXPress
16 3 (0.025%) Gephi
16 3 (0.025%) Maya
16 3 (0.025%) NUKE
17 2 (0.017%) Autodesk Smoke
Business Applications
1 77 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 33 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 18 (0.15%) Magento
4 14 (0.12%) Sentinel
5 13 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.059%) Front Arena
8 6 (0.051%) Adobe Campaign
9 5 (0.042%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.034%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 4 (0.034%) FLEXCUBE
10 4 (0.034%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.034%) Summit
10 4 (0.034%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.025%) Odoo
11 3 (0.025%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (0.017%) CSG Singleview
12 2 (0.017%) OpenCart
12 2 (0.017%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.017%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 2191 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
2 640 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 534 (4.53%) SaaS
4 270 (2.29%) GitHub
4 270 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 214 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 180 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
7 173 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 138 (1.17%) Amazon S3
9 126 (1.07%) PaaS
10 92 (0.78%) IaaS
11 80 (0.68%) Office 365
12 67 (0.57%) Slack
13 56 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 55 (0.47%) CloudBees
15 52 (0.44%) Google Analytics
16 51 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
17 48 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
18 47 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
19 46 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 428 (3.63%) Firewall
2 417 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 402 (3.41%) Internet
4 388 (3.29%) HTTP
5 384 (3.26%) DNS
6 199 (1.69%) Wireless
7 142 (1.21%) LDAP
8 131 (1.11%) Network Security
9 123 (1.04%) SSL
9 123 (1.04%) VPN
10 114 (0.97%) WAN
11 112 (0.95%) DHCP
12 107 (0.91%) SAN
13 99 (0.84%) LAN
14 89 (0.76%) BGP
15 87 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
16 70 (0.59%) Bluetooth
17 66 (0.56%) SNMP
17 66 (0.56%) SSH
18 65 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1549 (13.15%) Big Data
2 1454 (12.34%) MySQL
3 1135 (9.63%) Hadoop
4 1065 (9.04%) NoSQL
5 967 (8.21%) MongoDB
6 764 (6.48%) SQL Server
7 736 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 734 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
9 461 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 375 (3.18%) Redis
11 327 (2.78%) Apache Hive
12 281 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 238 (2.02%) Data Mining
14 229 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
15 172 (1.46%) HBase
16 134 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
17 123 (1.04%) Oracle Database
18 112 (0.95%) QlikView
19 111 (0.94%) GIS
20 106 (0.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1693 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 1540 (13.07%) Jenkins
3 740 (6.28%) JIRA
4 660 (5.60%) Selenium
5 477 (4.05%) Subversion
6 390 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 360 (3.06%) Cucumber
8 345 (2.93%) Maven
9 278 (2.36%) TeamCity
10 247 (2.10%) JUnit
11 228 (1.93%) Vagrant
12 169 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 162 (1.37%) Ant
14 142 (1.21%) JMeter
15 141 (1.20%) Hudson
16 134 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
16 134 (1.14%) WebDriver
17 115 (0.98%) GoCD
18 108 (0.92%) HP UFT
19 105 (0.89%) SoapUI
General
1 2307 (19.58%) Finance
2 1006 (8.54%) Banking
3 612 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 583 (4.95%) Marketing
5 572 (4.85%) Retail
6 361 (3.06%) Games
7 279 (2.37%) Front Office
8 247 (2.10%) Investment Banking
9 228 (1.93%) Electronics
10 190 (1.61%) Advertising
11 138 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 124 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 124 (1.05%) Publishing
13 122 (1.04%) Legal
14 70 (0.59%) Back Office
15 61 (0.52%) Law
15 61 (0.52%) Military
16 47 (0.40%) Automotive
17 40 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 34 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4029 (34.19%) Developer
2 1425 (12.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1360 (11.54%) Python Developer
4 1127 (9.56%) Software Engineer
5 982 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 855 (7.26%) Linux Engineer
7 633 (5.37%) Analyst
8 590 (5.01%) Software Developer
9 587 (4.98%) Data Scientist
10 555 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 464 (3.94%) Junior
12 438 (3.72%) Administrator
13 408 (3.46%) AWS Engineer
14 397 (3.37%) Architect
15 387 (3.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 366 (3.11%) C++ Developer
17 356 (3.02%) Java Engineer
18 341 (2.89%) Systems Administrator
18 341 (2.89%) Systems Engineer
19 335 (2.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1814 (15.40%) HTML
2 1389 (11.79%) CSS
3 1229 (10.43%) .NET
4 992 (8.42%) Web Services
5 980 (8.32%) AngularJS
6 915 (7.77%) Django
7 830 (7.04%) Node.js
8 631 (5.36%) HTML5
9 601 (5.10%) REST
10 509 (4.32%) RESTful
10 509 (4.32%) XML
11 486 (4.12%) jQuery
12 477 (4.05%) Spring
13 440 (3.73%) React
14 435 (3.69%) LAMP
15 367 (3.11%) CSS3
16 362 (3.07%) Flask
17 342 (2.90%) ASP.NET
18 314 (2.66%) SOAP
19 283 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1752 (14.87%) Computer Science
2 946 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 793 (6.73%) Algorithms
4 516 (4.38%) Fintech
5 318 (2.70%) Hedge funds
6 309 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 308 (2.61%) User Experience
8 252 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 246 (2.09%) Data Centre
10 244 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
11 185 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
12 182 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 174 (1.48%) Fixed Income
14 146 (1.24%) Derivative
15 134 (1.14%) Equities
16 130 (1.10%) Management Information System
17 93 (0.79%) Credit Risk
18 91 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
19 90 (0.76%) Client/Server
20 78 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5073 (43.05%) Linux
2 1661 (14.10%) Unix
3 1575 (13.37%) Windows
4 573 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 528 (4.48%) CentOS
6 403 (3.42%) Ubuntu
7 366 (3.11%) Android
8 286 (2.43%) Apple iOS
9 217 (1.84%) Windows Server
10 202 (1.71%) Debian
11 128 (1.09%) Solaris
12 88 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 70 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 65 (0.55%) CoreOS
15 64 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 43 (0.36%) Mac OS
17 39 (0.33%) Fedora
18 36 (0.31%) AIX
19 35 (0.30%) VxWorks
20 34 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4034 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 2751 (23.35%) DevOps
3 2271 (19.27%) Software Engineering
4 1615 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
5 1388 (11.78%) Analytics
5 1388 (11.78%) Scrum
6 1281 (10.87%) TDD
7 1196 (10.15%) Mathematics
8 1133 (9.62%) Configuration Management
9 1132 (9.61%) Open Source
10 1074 (9.11%) Machine Learning
11 979 (8.31%) OO
12 727 (6.17%) Web Development
13 702 (5.96%) E-Commerce
14 667 (5.66%) SDLC
15 619 (5.25%) Mentoring
16 590 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
17 584 (4.96%) BDD
18 509 (4.32%) Continuous Delivery
19 487 (4.13%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4912 (41.69%) Java
2 2947 (25.01%) SQL
3 2782 (23.61%) JavaScript
4 2682 (22.76%) C++
5 2607 (22.13%) Ruby
6 2364 (20.06%) Perl
7 2194 (18.62%) Bash Shell
8 1952 (16.57%) C#
9 1415 (12.01%) C
10 1414 (12.00%) PHP
11 1036 (8.79%) Scala
12 967 (8.21%) R
13 705 (5.98%) PowerShell
14 637 (5.41%) Go
15 569 (4.83%) Shell Script
16 418 (3.55%) MATLAB
17 275 (2.33%) Groovy
18 145 (1.23%) VBA
19 126 (1.07%) T-SQL
20 125 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2389 (20.27%) Degree
2 569 (4.83%) PhD
3 496 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 280 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 155 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 135 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 120 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 113 (0.96%) ISEB
9 97 (0.82%) CISSP
10 93 (0.79%) CEH
11 87 (0.74%) AWS Certification
12 71 (0.60%) CCNA
13 67 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 59 (0.50%) CCNP
15 57 (0.48%) GIAC
16 51 (0.43%) CREST Certified
17 49 (0.42%) OSCP
18 47 (0.40%) CISA
19 44 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 30 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 752 (6.38%) QA
2 78 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 77 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 67 (0.57%) SLA
5 61 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 56 (0.48%) SDET
7 33 (0.28%) COBIT
8 31 (0.26%) GCP
9 16 (0.14%) MISRA
10 13 (0.11%) IEC 61508
10 13 (0.11%) IFRS
10 13 (0.11%) IFRS 9
10 13 (0.11%) JTAG
11 12 (0.10%) ISO 9001
12 10 (0.085%) HIPAA
12 10 (0.085%) HL7
13 8 (0.068%) GPG13
13 8 (0.068%) MiFID
13 8 (0.068%) SSAE 16
14 6 (0.051%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1285 (10.91%) Docker
2 523 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 232 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 215 (1.82%) Xen
5 197 (1.67%) vSphere
6 175 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 137 (1.16%) XenServer
8 107 (0.91%) Firmware
9 88 (0.75%) NFS
10 84 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
11 83 (0.70%) KVM
12 81 (0.69%) Varnish
13 62 (0.53%) Apache Flume
14 60 (0.51%) HDFS
15 53 (0.45%) VirtualBox
16 39 (0.33%) Snort
17 38 (0.32%) vCloud
18 36 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 36 (0.31%) LXC
19 35 (0.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1995 (16.93%) Puppet
2 1613 (13.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1601 (13.59%) Ansible
4 405 (3.44%) Nagios
5 383 (3.25%) Kubernetes
6 316 (2.68%) Terraform
7 269 (2.28%) Salt
8 176 (1.49%) Kibana
9 157 (1.33%) logstash
10 148 (1.26%) Mesos
11 126 (1.07%) Graphite
12 120 (1.02%) Tivoli
13 111 (0.94%) Cobbler
14 87 (0.74%) ZABBIX
15 72 (0.61%) Nessus
16 71 (0.60%) Nmap
17 68 (0.58%) rkt
18 58 (0.49%) HAProxy
19 54 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
20 46 (0.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 1045 (8.87%) Oracle
2 718 (6.09%) Red Hat
3 679 (5.76%) VMware
4 601 (5.10%) Microsoft
5 486 (4.12%) Google
6 295 (2.50%) Splunk
7 288 (2.44%) Tableau
8 224 (1.90%) Cisco
9 189 (1.60%) HP
10 179 (1.52%) Atlassian
11 146 (1.24%) New Relic
12 141 (1.20%) IBM
12 141 (1.20%) SAP
13 126 (1.07%) Sybase
14 114 (0.97%) EnterpriseDB
15 110 (0.93%) SaltStack
16 97 (0.82%) Juniper
17 81 (0.69%) AppDynamics
18 80 (0.68%) Apple
19 78 (0.66%) TIBCO
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 package (great bens)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum 35-55K + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Share Options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: GBP Negotiable on experience +Many benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 12 hours ago