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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 32 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 5867 4998 4386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.39% 4.86% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.01% 9.40% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5105 4151 3627
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
48851 53156 56588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.17% 51.66% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 42759 45697 48518
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 3414 £60,000 - 508
South East +30 1068 £50,000 +11.11% 126
South West +14 385 £45,000 - 51
East of England +8 321 £45,000 - 83
Yorkshire +29 254 £40,000 - 30
North West +37 157 £40,000 +6.66% 40
East Midlands +41 149 £42,500 +6.25% 17
West Midlands +32 127 £38,500 -3.75% 12
North East -19 20 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5279 (44.62%) Linux
2 4645 (39.26%) Java
3 3752 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3222 (27.23%) SQL
5 2885 (24.39%) C++
6 2813 (23.78%) Ruby
7 2751 (23.25%) JavaScript
8 2674 (22.60%) Perl
9 2549 (21.55%) Degree
10 2324 (19.64%) DevOps
11 2223 (18.79%) Finance
12 2197 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
13 2150 (18.17%) Bash Shell
14 2080 (17.58%) Software Engineering
15 2002 (16.92%) Computer Science
16 1970 (16.65%) Puppet
17 1777 (15.02%) Windows
18 1760 (14.88%) Git (software)
19 1749 (14.78%) Unix
19 1749 (14.78%) C#
20 1735 (14.66%) PHP
21 1655 (13.99%) HTML
22 1647 (13.92%) Big Data
23 1611 (13.62%) MySQL
24 1545 (13.06%) TDD
25 1503 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
26 1444 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
27 1438 (12.15%) Jenkins
28 1390 (11.75%) CSS
29 1381 (11.67%) 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 1006 (8.50%) Apache
2 796 (6.73%) Apache Spark
3 673 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 456 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 412 (3.48%) nginx
6 354 (2.99%) OpenStack
7 342 (2.89%) SAS
8 322 (2.72%) JBoss
9 290 (2.45%) Apache Pig
10 240 (2.03%) WebLogic
11 173 (1.46%) IIS
12 158 (1.34%) WebSphere
13 155 (1.31%) Confluence
14 139 (1.17%) Apache Solr
15 134 (1.13%) CMS
16 128 (1.08%) Jetty
17 110 (0.93%) CloudStack
18 48 (0.41%) Drupal
19 47 (0.40%) GlassFish
20 46 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 331 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 167 (1.41%) SPSS
3 68 (0.57%) MS Office
4 56 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 33 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (0.18%) Gliffy
7 21 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 16 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
8 16 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (0.12%) Mathematica
9 14 (0.12%) Maya
10 13 (0.11%) MODO
10 13 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 9 (0.076%) GNU Octave
11 9 (0.076%) Weka
12 8 (0.068%) FrameMaker
12 8 (0.068%) Gephi
13 5 (0.042%) Stata
14 4 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 78 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.17%) FastStats
2 20 (0.17%) Odoo
3 11 (0.093%) ReMetrica
4 10 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.076%) Magento
5 9 (0.076%) Sentinel
6 8 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.068%) RMDS
7 6 (0.051%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 5 (0.042%) Summit
9 4 (0.034%) Apache OFBiz
9 4 (0.034%) Finacle
9 4 (0.034%) Misys Opics
9 4 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.034%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.034%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.025%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.025%) OpenText Process Suite
10 3 (0.025%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2197 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
2 426 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 365 (3.09%) SaaS
4 340 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
5 282 (2.38%) GitHub
6 241 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 196 (1.66%) PaaS
8 185 (1.56%) Amazon S3
9 157 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 146 (1.23%) IaaS
11 137 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 79 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 72 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
14 67 (0.57%) Route 53
15 65 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 60 (0.51%) Google App Engine
17 59 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 56 (0.47%) OpenShift
19 52 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
20 51 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 590 (4.99%) Firewall
2 510 (4.31%) DNS
3 482 (4.07%) TCP/IP
4 457 (3.86%) Internet
5 408 (3.45%) HTTP
6 193 (1.63%) VPN
7 186 (1.57%) SSL
8 166 (1.40%) WAN
9 163 (1.38%) LAN
10 147 (1.24%) LDAP
11 144 (1.22%) Network Security
12 132 (1.12%) DHCP
13 117 (0.99%) SAN
14 101 (0.85%) BGP
15 96 (0.81%) VoIP
16 90 (0.76%) SMTP
17 88 (0.74%) Wireless
18 79 (0.67%) OSPF
19 78 (0.66%) SSH
20 73 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1647 (13.92%) Big Data
2 1611 (13.62%) MySQL
3 1218 (10.29%) Hadoop
4 1151 (9.73%) NoSQL
5 1012 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
6 954 (8.06%) MongoDB
7 842 (7.12%) SQL Server
8 608 (5.14%) Relational Database
9 473 (4.00%) Apache Hive
10 447 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 421 (3.56%) Data Mining
12 367 (3.10%) Redis
13 251 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
14 207 (1.75%) RDBMS
15 197 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
16 180 (1.52%) HBase
17 139 (1.17%) Neo4j
18 137 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
19 127 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 124 (1.05%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1760 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 1438 (12.15%) Jenkins
3 542 (4.58%) JIRA
4 489 (4.13%) Selenium
5 474 (4.01%) Subversion
6 365 (3.09%) Maven
7 299 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 246 (2.08%) JUnit
9 242 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 236 (1.99%) Vagrant
11 232 (1.96%) TeamCity
12 173 (1.46%) Hudson
13 146 (1.23%) Ant
14 117 (0.99%) Grunt
15 115 (0.97%) WebDriver
16 97 (0.82%) RSpec
17 93 (0.79%) Jasmine
17 93 (0.79%) SoapUI
18 89 (0.75%) JMeter
19 87 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2223 (18.79%) Finance
2 614 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 571 (4.83%) Banking
4 525 (4.44%) Marketing
5 493 (4.17%) Games
6 466 (3.94%) Front Office
7 349 (2.95%) Retail
8 238 (2.01%) Law
9 229 (1.94%) Advertising
10 167 (1.41%) Publishing
11 159 (1.34%) Electronics
12 153 (1.29%) Manufacturing
13 152 (1.28%) Investment Banking
14 139 (1.17%) Financial Institution
15 97 (0.82%) Back Office
16 80 (0.68%) Automotive
17 76 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
18 48 (0.41%) Legal
19 45 (0.38%) Aerospace
20 20 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4428 (37.43%) Developer
2 1665 (14.07%) Python Developer
3 1187 (10.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 865 (7.31%) Software Engineer
5 847 (7.16%) Linux Engineer
6 844 (7.13%) Java Developer
7 827 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 730 (6.17%) Analyst
9 626 (5.29%) Administrator
10 607 (5.13%) Data Scientist
11 533 (4.51%) Software Developer
12 513 (4.34%) C++ Developer
13 473 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 469 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
15 453 (3.83%) Linux Administrator
16 438 (3.70%) Junior
17 418 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
18 401 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
19 384 (3.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 379 (3.20%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1655 (13.99%) HTML
2 1390 (11.75%) CSS
3 1035 (8.75%) Web Services
4 1018 (8.60%) Django
5 993 (8.39%) AngularJS
6 953 (8.06%) .NET
7 836 (7.07%) Node.js
8 681 (5.76%) LAMP
9 668 (5.65%) jQuery
10 632 (5.34%) HTML5
11 612 (5.17%) RESTful
12 521 (4.40%) XML
13 465 (3.93%) JSON
14 455 (3.85%) REST
15 433 (3.66%) Spring
16 422 (3.57%) CSS3
17 341 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
18 315 (2.66%) React
19 261 (2.21%) Flask
20 253 (2.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2002 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 1227 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
3 1017 (8.60%) Mathematics
4 774 (6.54%) Algorithms
5 628 (5.31%) Visualisation
6 522 (4.41%) Statistics
7 505 (4.27%) Hedge funds
8 492 (4.16%) Physics
9 385 (3.25%) User Experience
10 384 (3.25%) Fintech
11 353 (2.98%) Mobile App
12 265 (2.24%) Data Centre
13 239 (2.02%) Derivative
14 223 (1.88%) Management Information System
15 212 (1.79%) Data Structures
16 211 (1.78%) Artificial Intelligence
17 208 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 196 (1.66%) Fixed Income
19 177 (1.50%) Digital Media
20 173 (1.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5279 (44.62%) Linux
2 1777 (15.02%) Windows
3 1749 (14.78%) Unix
4 621 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 543 (4.59%) CentOS
6 380 (3.21%) Ubuntu
7 357 (3.02%) Android
8 346 (2.92%) Windows Server
9 291 (2.46%) Apple iOS
10 191 (1.61%) Debian
11 171 (1.45%) Solaris
12 119 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 81 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 71 (0.60%) AIX
15 59 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 56 (0.47%) SUSE
17 55 (0.46%) FreeBSD
18 45 (0.38%) Windows Phone
19 43 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
20 42 (0.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3752 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2324 (19.64%) DevOps
3 2080 (17.58%) Software Engineering
4 1545 (13.06%) TDD
5 1444 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
6 1381 (11.67%) Analytics
7 1261 (10.66%) Open Source
8 1248 (10.55%) Scrum
9 1048 (8.86%) Machine Learning
10 1040 (8.79%) Configuration Management
11 985 (8.33%) OO
12 620 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
13 579 (4.89%) Web Development
14 541 (4.57%) Mentoring
15 536 (4.53%) E-Commerce
16 532 (4.50%) BDD
16 532 (4.50%) Test Automation
17 528 (4.46%) Unit Testing
18 519 (4.39%) Data Analytics
19 500 (4.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4645 (39.26%) Java
2 3222 (27.23%) SQL
3 2885 (24.39%) C++
4 2813 (23.78%) Ruby
5 2751 (23.25%) JavaScript
6 2674 (22.60%) Perl
7 2150 (18.17%) Bash Shell
8 1749 (14.78%) C#
9 1735 (14.66%) PHP
10 1227 (10.37%) C
11 991 (8.38%) Scala
12 942 (7.96%) R
13 634 (5.36%) Shell Script
14 620 (5.24%) PowerShell
15 435 (3.68%) MATLAB
16 355 (3.00%) Go
17 198 (1.67%) Clojure
18 176 (1.49%) Groovy
19 154 (1.30%) VBA
20 139 (1.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2549 (21.55%) Degree
2 552 (4.67%) PhD
3 517 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 209 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 199 (1.68%) DV Cleared
6 198 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 142 (1.20%) CISSP
8 123 (1.04%) CCNP
9 115 (0.97%) CCNA
10 108 (0.91%) CEH
11 100 (0.85%) ISEB
12 81 (0.68%) CREST Certified
12 81 (0.68%) ISTQB
13 79 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 73 (0.62%) GIAC
14 73 (0.62%) SANS
15 61 (0.52%) OSCP
15 61 (0.52%) RHCE
16 48 (0.41%) MCSE
17 37 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 756 (6.39%) QA
2 85 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 65 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (0.41%) SLA
5 47 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 33 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 29 (0.25%) SDET
8 22 (0.19%) COBIT
9 16 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.085%) ISO13485
11 9 (0.076%) ISO 8583
12 8 (0.068%) ISO27002
13 6 (0.051%) DICOM
13 6 (0.051%) HL7
13 6 (0.051%) SNOMED CT
14 5 (0.042%) JTAG
14 5 (0.042%) WAI
15 4 (0.034%) GCP
15 4 (0.034%) MiFID
15 4 (0.034%) MISRA
System Software
1 913 (7.72%) Docker
2 672 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 239 (2.02%) vSphere
4 207 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 198 (1.67%) Xen
6 174 (1.47%) KVM
7 160 (1.35%) Hyper-V
8 159 (1.34%) HDFS
9 130 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
10 119 (1.01%) Apache Flume
10 119 (1.01%) Varnish
11 112 (0.95%) VirtualBox
12 111 (0.94%) XenServer
13 106 (0.90%) Firmware
14 76 (0.64%) NFS
15 68 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 59 (0.50%) Squid
17 48 (0.41%) VMware ESX
17 48 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
18 37 (0.31%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1970 (16.65%) Puppet
2 1503 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1220 (10.31%) Ansible
4 517 (4.37%) Nagios
5 293 (2.48%) Salt
6 202 (1.71%) Kubernetes
7 177 (1.50%) ZABBIX
8 139 (1.17%) Cobbler
9 122 (1.03%) logstash
10 118 (1.00%) Nessus
11 117 (0.99%) Tivoli
12 92 (0.78%) Graphite
13 91 (0.77%) Cacti
13 91 (0.77%) Kibana
14 89 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
15 86 (0.73%) Nmap
15 86 (0.73%) Oozie
16 83 (0.70%) HAProxy
17 74 (0.63%) Terraform
18 55 (0.46%) Packer
Vendors
1 995 (8.41%) Oracle
2 957 (8.09%) VMware
3 847 (7.16%) Red Hat
4 693 (5.86%) Microsoft
5 388 (3.28%) Cisco
6 317 (2.68%) Google
7 260 (2.20%) Tableau
8 232 (1.96%) Splunk
9 184 (1.56%) HP
10 170 (1.44%) Cloudera
11 163 (1.38%) IBM
12 147 (1.24%) Hortonworks
13 142 (1.20%) SAP
14 138 (1.17%) F5
15 119 (1.01%) Atlassian
16 112 (0.95%) Sybase
17 106 (0.90%) Rackspace
18 100 (0.85%) Facebook
19 99 (0.84%) Sophos
20 96 (0.81%) Juniper
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 37 minutes ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £180000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £200000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday