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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 28 50 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 6114 5263 4042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.80% 5.21% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.90% 10.02% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5250 4444 3381
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
47386 52522 53511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.68% 51.95% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 41064 45431 45327
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +5 3517 £60,000 - 517
South East +24 1017 £50,000 +11.11% 144
East of England +5 410 £47,500 +5.55% 111
South West +15 401 £50,000 +9.89% 56
Yorkshire +17 246 £40,000 -4.76% 43
North West +31 193 £42,500 -5.55% 50
West Midlands +45 169 £42,500 +21.42% 14
East Midlands +84 146 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North East -5 21 £45,000 +33.33% 5
Midlands +6 3 £50,000 -
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 5234 (43.85%) Linux
2 4839 (40.54%) Java
3 3957 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
4 3199 (26.80%) SQL
5 2841 (23.80%) C++
6 2814 (23.58%) Ruby
7 2756 (23.09%) JavaScript
8 2594 (21.73%) Perl
9 2471 (20.70%) DevOps
10 2450 (20.53%) Degree
11 2251 (18.86%) Amazon AWS
12 2250 (18.85%) Finance
13 2173 (18.21%) Bash Shell
14 2167 (18.16%) Software Engineering
15 2007 (16.82%) Puppet
16 1889 (15.83%) Computer Science
17 1853 (15.53%) C#
18 1784 (14.95%) Unix
19 1774 (14.86%) Windows
20 1728 (14.48%) HTML
21 1708 (14.31%) Git (software)
22 1651 (13.83%) PHP
23 1616 (13.54%) Big Data
24 1587 (13.30%) MySQL
25 1580 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
26 1530 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
27 1498 (12.55%) Jenkins
28 1484 (12.43%) TDD
29 1416 (11.86%) C
30 1410 (11.81%) 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
1 937 (7.85%) Apache
2 712 (5.97%) Apache Spark
3 598 (5.01%) Tomcat
4 537 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
5 412 (3.45%) nginx
6 367 (3.07%) SAS
7 323 (2.71%) OpenStack
8 271 (2.27%) JBoss
9 266 (2.23%) WebLogic
10 252 (2.11%) Apache Pig
11 206 (1.73%) WebSphere
12 190 (1.59%) IIS
13 176 (1.47%) Apache Solr
14 166 (1.39%) Confluence
15 135 (1.13%) Jetty
16 117 (0.98%) CMS
17 107 (0.90%) CloudStack
18 56 (0.47%) Drupal
19 49 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
20 44 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 318 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 195 (1.63%) SPSS
3 73 (0.61%) MS Office
4 33 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 31 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.14%) GNU Octave
8 15 (0.13%) FrameMaker
8 15 (0.13%) Stata
9 13 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.092%) Final Cut Pro
11 10 (0.084%) MS Visio
12 9 (0.075%) Mathematica
13 8 (0.067%) Gliffy
13 8 (0.067%) Maya
13 8 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (0.050%) Simulink
14 6 (0.050%) S-PLUS
15 5 (0.042%) Gephi
15 5 (0.042%) MODO
Business Applications
1 68 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.16%) FastStats
3 17 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (0.12%) Magento
5 13 (0.11%) Odoo
6 11 (0.092%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 10 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
7 10 (0.084%) ReMetrica
7 10 (0.084%) Sentinel
8 9 (0.075%) Summit
9 8 (0.067%) RMDS
10 7 (0.059%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 5 (0.042%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.034%) Apache OFBiz
12 4 (0.034%) FLEXCUBE
12 4 (0.034%) Temenos T24
13 3 (0.025%) OpenText MBPM
13 3 (0.025%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.025%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2251 (18.86%) Amazon AWS
2 471 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 433 (3.63%) SaaS
4 359 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
5 287 (2.40%) GitHub
6 235 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
7 193 (1.62%) PaaS
8 185 (1.55%) Amazon S3
9 157 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 151 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 130 (1.09%) IaaS
12 84 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 69 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
14 66 (0.55%) OpenShift
15 63 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
16 62 (0.52%) Route 53
17 56 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 52 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
19 51 (0.43%) Office 365
19 51 (0.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 543 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 527 (4.42%) Firewall
3 463 (3.88%) DNS
4 453 (3.80%) Internet
5 415 (3.48%) HTTP
6 175 (1.47%) SSL
7 166 (1.39%) VPN
8 150 (1.26%) LDAP
9 147 (1.23%) Network Security
10 139 (1.16%) WAN
11 130 (1.09%) DHCP
12 128 (1.07%) Wireless
13 122 (1.02%) BGP
14 119 (1.00%) LAN
15 114 (0.96%) SAN
16 91 (0.76%) MPLS
17 84 (0.70%) Broadband
18 82 (0.69%) SMTP
19 79 (0.66%) VoIP
20 78 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1616 (13.54%) Big Data
2 1587 (13.30%) MySQL
3 1126 (9.43%) NoSQL
4 1080 (9.05%) Hadoop
5 987 (8.27%) MongoDB
6 906 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
7 787 (6.59%) SQL Server
8 609 (5.10%) Relational Database
9 434 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 398 (3.33%) Apache Hive
11 384 (3.22%) Data Mining
12 352 (2.95%) Redis
13 256 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
14 227 (1.90%) RDBMS
15 182 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
16 131 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
17 130 (1.09%) HBase
18 120 (1.01%) Neo4j
19 119 (1.00%) QlikView
20 115 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1708 (14.31%) Git (software)
2 1498 (12.55%) Jenkins
3 624 (5.23%) JIRA
4 478 (4.01%) Selenium
5 453 (3.80%) Subversion
6 351 (2.94%) Maven
7 327 (2.74%) Cucumber
8 242 (2.03%) TeamCity
9 238 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 214 (1.79%) JUnit
11 208 (1.74%) Vagrant
12 143 (1.20%) Ant
13 121 (1.01%) Hudson
14 115 (0.96%) JMeter
15 113 (0.95%) WebDriver
16 104 (0.87%) Grunt
16 104 (0.87%) SoapUI
17 94 (0.79%) Metasploit
18 93 (0.78%) Appium
19 87 (0.73%) Gradle
General
1 2250 (18.85%) Finance
2 685 (5.74%) Banking
3 605 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 494 (4.14%) Marketing
5 427 (3.58%) Games
6 419 (3.51%) Retail
7 414 (3.47%) Front Office
8 215 (1.80%) Advertising
9 198 (1.66%) Law
10 194 (1.63%) Publishing
11 181 (1.52%) Investment Banking
12 146 (1.22%) Manufacturing
13 144 (1.21%) Electronics
14 123 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 115 (0.96%) Back Office
16 88 (0.74%) Legal
17 73 (0.61%) Automotive
18 55 (0.46%) Aerospace
19 54 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
20 24 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4418 (37.02%) Developer
2 1638 (13.72%) Python Developer
3 1270 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 919 (7.70%) Software Engineer
5 899 (7.53%) Java Developer
6 807 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
7 782 (6.55%) Senior Developer
8 706 (5.92%) Analyst
9 600 (5.03%) Data Scientist
10 552 (4.63%) Software Developer
11 533 (4.47%) Administrator
12 470 (3.94%) C++ Developer
13 445 (3.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 437 (3.66%) Junior
15 425 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
16 404 (3.39%) Graduate
17 393 (3.29%) AWS Engineer
18 382 (3.20%) Linux Administrator
19 373 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
20 366 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1728 (14.48%) HTML
2 1410 (11.81%) CSS
3 1059 (8.87%) .NET
4 1048 (8.78%) Django
5 1012 (8.48%) Web Services
6 1010 (8.46%) AngularJS
7 876 (7.34%) Node.js
8 628 (5.26%) HTML5
9 622 (5.21%) LAMP
10 593 (4.97%) jQuery
11 526 (4.41%) REST
12 512 (4.29%) XML
13 511 (4.28%) RESTful
14 452 (3.79%) Spring
15 406 (3.40%) React
16 405 (3.39%) JSON
17 400 (3.35%) CSS3
18 358 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
19 278 (2.33%) SOAP
20 269 (2.25%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 1889 (15.83%) Computer Science
2 1174 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 995 (8.34%) Mathematics
4 743 (6.23%) Algorithms
5 573 (4.80%) Visualisation
6 507 (4.25%) Statistics
7 474 (3.97%) Physics
8 421 (3.53%) Fintech
9 384 (3.22%) Hedge funds
10 359 (3.01%) Mobile App
11 355 (2.97%) User Experience
12 260 (2.18%) Data Centre
13 225 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
14 217 (1.82%) Derivative
15 209 (1.75%) Fixed Income
16 207 (1.73%) Management Information System
17 202 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 195 (1.63%) Data Structures
19 168 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
20 148 (1.24%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5234 (43.85%) Linux
2 1784 (14.95%) Unix
3 1774 (14.86%) Windows
4 536 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 490 (4.11%) CentOS
6 397 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 320 (2.68%) Android
8 302 (2.53%) Windows Server
9 264 (2.21%) Apple iOS
10 175 (1.47%) Solaris
11 169 (1.42%) Debian
12 117 (0.98%) Mac OS X
13 70 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 69 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 68 (0.57%) AIX
16 58 (0.49%) FreeBSD
17 53 (0.44%) VxWorks
18 36 (0.30%) Fedora
19 34 (0.28%) SUSE
20 30 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3957 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 2471 (20.70%) DevOps
3 2167 (18.16%) Software Engineering
4 1530 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 1484 (12.43%) TDD
6 1363 (11.42%) Analytics
7 1294 (10.84%) Scrum
8 1198 (10.04%) Open Source
9 1096 (9.18%) Configuration Management
10 1031 (8.64%) Machine Learning
11 1002 (8.40%) OO
12 642 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
13 609 (5.10%) Web Development
14 571 (4.78%) Mentoring
15 569 (4.77%) BDD
16 552 (4.63%) Data Analytics
17 534 (4.47%) E-Commerce
18 525 (4.40%) OOP
19 517 (4.33%) Test Automation
20 507 (4.25%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4839 (40.54%) Java
2 3199 (26.80%) SQL
3 2841 (23.80%) C++
4 2814 (23.58%) Ruby
5 2756 (23.09%) JavaScript
6 2594 (21.73%) Perl
7 2173 (18.21%) Bash Shell
8 1853 (15.53%) C#
9 1651 (13.83%) PHP
10 1416 (11.86%) C
11 965 (8.09%) Scala
12 913 (7.65%) R
13 682 (5.71%) PowerShell
14 630 (5.28%) Shell Script
15 453 (3.80%) Go
16 400 (3.35%) MATLAB
17 238 (1.99%) Groovy
18 163 (1.37%) VBA
19 162 (1.36%) PL/SQL
20 158 (1.32%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2450 (20.53%) Degree
2 550 (4.61%) PhD
3 536 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 254 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 182 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 169 (1.42%) CISSP
6 169 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 147 (1.23%) CEH
8 118 (0.99%) CCNA
9 108 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 107 (0.90%) CREST Certified
11 105 (0.88%) ISEB
12 96 (0.80%) CCNP
13 87 (0.73%) OSCP
14 85 (0.71%) GIAC
15 83 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
16 66 (0.55%) SANS
17 57 (0.48%) AWS Certification
18 56 (0.47%) MCSE
19 54 (0.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 711 (5.96%) QA
2 126 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 62 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 53 (0.44%) SLA
6 42 (0.35%) SDET
7 38 (0.32%) HIPAA
8 28 (0.23%) COBIT
9 22 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (0.13%) GCP
11 8 (0.067%) ISO13485
11 8 (0.067%) MISRA
12 7 (0.059%) MiFID
13 6 (0.050%) ISO 8583
14 5 (0.042%) ISO 9001
14 5 (0.042%) ISO27002
14 5 (0.042%) MISRA C
14 5 (0.042%) WAI
15 4 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.034%) JTAG
System Software
1 992 (8.31%) Docker
2 650 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 276 (2.31%) vSphere
4 212 (1.78%) Active Directory
5 209 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 166 (1.39%) Xen
7 128 (1.07%) KVM
8 122 (1.02%) Firmware
9 113 (0.95%) XenServer
10 105 (0.88%) HDFS
11 103 (0.86%) Varnish
11 103 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
12 84 (0.70%) Apache Flume
13 81 (0.68%) NFS
14 80 (0.67%) VirtualBox
15 57 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 51 (0.43%) vCloud
17 44 (0.37%) LXC
18 43 (0.36%) Squid
18 43 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2007 (16.82%) Puppet
2 1580 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1402 (11.75%) Ansible
4 403 (3.38%) Nagios
5 254 (2.13%) Salt
6 234 (1.96%) Kubernetes
7 147 (1.23%) Nessus
8 145 (1.21%) Terraform
9 140 (1.17%) ZABBIX
10 129 (1.08%) Cobbler
11 126 (1.06%) Nmap
11 126 (1.06%) Tivoli
12 109 (0.91%) logstash
13 96 (0.80%) Kibana
14 75 (0.63%) HAProxy
15 74 (0.62%) Mesos
15 74 (0.62%) SCCM
16 73 (0.61%) Cacti
17 70 (0.59%) Graphite
17 70 (0.59%) Packer
Vendors
1 977 (8.19%) Oracle
2 894 (7.49%) VMware
3 770 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 701 (5.87%) Microsoft
5 378 (3.17%) Cisco
6 318 (2.66%) Google
7 260 (2.18%) Tableau
8 220 (1.84%) Splunk
9 203 (1.70%) HP
10 173 (1.45%) IBM
11 162 (1.36%) Atlassian
12 144 (1.21%) Cloudera
12 144 (1.21%) SAP
13 142 (1.19%) Sybase
14 114 (0.96%) Qualys
15 106 (0.89%) Hortonworks
16 99 (0.83%) F5
16 99 (0.83%) Juniper
17 92 (0.77%) Sophos
18 91 (0.76%) Rackspace
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & rewards
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Corp Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 100,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
North East
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago