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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
UK / England
Rank 27 34 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +40
Permanent jobs citing Python 5746 5721 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.27% 6.20% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.46% 11.74% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4964 4842 3050
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 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
42684 48750 49721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.02% 52.80% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36982 42470 42981
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 0 3265 £60,000 - 556
South East +8 885 £45,000 -10.00% 154
East of England +25 434 £45,850 +1.88% 87
South West +8 305 £42,500 -3.40% 63
North West +63 297 £47,500 +6.74% 57
Yorkshire +18 193 £50,000 +11.11% 46
West Midlands +57 180 £45,000 +28.57% 13
East Midlands +32 138 £42,500 +15.64% 16
North East +25 49 £28,750 -22.29% 8
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Python.

1 5043 (43.05%) Linux
2 4867 (41.55%) Java
3 4029 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
4 2984 (25.47%) SQL
5 2773 (23.67%) JavaScript
6 2665 (22.75%) C++
7 2623 (22.39%) DevOps
8 2618 (22.35%) Ruby
9 2372 (20.25%) Perl
10 2333 (19.92%) Degree
11 2254 (19.24%) Finance
12 2193 (18.72%) Software Engineering
13 2184 (18.64%) Bash Shell
14 2117 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
15 1983 (16.93%) Puppet
16 1934 (16.51%) C#
17 1825 (15.58%) HTML
18 1741 (14.86%) Computer Science
19 1687 (14.40%) Unix
20 1656 (14.14%) Git (software)
21 1615 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
22 1599 (13.65%) Windows
23 1592 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
24 1572 (13.42%) Ansible
25 1525 (13.02%) Big Data
26 1506 (12.86%) Jenkins
27 1448 (12.36%) MySQL
28 1437 (12.27%) C
29 1433 (12.23%) PHP
30 1394 (11.90%) 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
1 786 (6.71%) Apache Spark
2 782 (6.68%) Apache
3 594 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
4 508 (4.34%) Tomcat
5 400 (3.41%) OpenStack
6 365 (3.12%) SAS
7 315 (2.69%) nginx
8 297 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 295 (2.52%) JBoss
10 284 (2.42%) WebLogic
11 219 (1.87%) Apache Pig
12 207 (1.77%) Confluence
12 207 (1.77%) IIS
13 192 (1.64%) Jetty
14 153 (1.31%) Apache Solr
15 129 (1.10%) CloudStack
16 100 (0.85%) CMS
17 74 (0.63%) WordPress
18 60 (0.51%) Drupal
19 43 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 260 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 177 (1.51%) SPSS
3 70 (0.60%) MS Office
4 31 (0.26%) Stata
5 30 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 22 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 20 (0.17%) Simulink
8 19 (0.16%) GNU Octave
9 10 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.077%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.068%) EViews
11 8 (0.068%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
13 5 (0.043%) Autodesk Smoke
13 5 (0.043%) Baselight
13 5 (0.043%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.043%) HipChat
13 5 (0.043%) S-PLUS
14 4 (0.034%) Autodesk Flame
14 4 (0.034%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 80 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 33 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (0.18%) Magento
4 13 (0.11%) Sentinel
5 12 (0.10%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 9 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.060%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.043%) FastStats
9 5 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.034%) FLEXCUBE
10 4 (0.034%) Odoo
10 4 (0.034%) OpenCart
10 4 (0.034%) osCommerce
10 4 (0.034%) Summit
10 4 (0.034%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.026%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.026%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2117 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 605 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 529 (4.52%) SaaS
4 259 (2.21%) GitHub
5 239 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
6 230 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 180 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
8 157 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 141 (1.20%) Amazon S3
10 124 (1.06%) PaaS
11 91 (0.78%) IaaS
12 80 (0.68%) Office 365
13 57 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 55 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 55 (0.47%) Slack
15 51 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
16 49 (0.42%) CloudBees
17 47 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
18 43 (0.37%) Heroku
19 42 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 468 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 440 (3.76%) Firewall
3 396 (3.38%) Internet
4 388 (3.31%) DNS
5 382 (3.26%) HTTP
6 171 (1.46%) Wireless
7 144 (1.23%) Network Security
8 137 (1.17%) LDAP
9 133 (1.14%) SSL
10 122 (1.04%) VPN
11 114 (0.97%) DHCP
11 114 (0.97%) WAN
12 113 (0.96%) SAN
13 99 (0.85%) BGP
14 92 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
15 78 (0.67%) LAN
16 75 (0.64%) Broadband
17 68 (0.58%) MPLS
18 66 (0.56%) SSH
19 63 (0.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1525 (13.02%) Big Data
2 1448 (12.36%) MySQL
3 1125 (9.60%) Hadoop
4 1086 (9.27%) NoSQL
5 996 (8.50%) MongoDB
6 755 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
7 747 (6.38%) Relational Database
8 730 (6.23%) SQL Server
9 460 (3.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 359 (3.06%) Redis
11 322 (2.75%) Apache Hive
12 280 (2.39%) RDBMS
13 249 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
14 228 (1.95%) Data Mining
15 170 (1.45%) HBase
16 124 (1.06%) Oracle Database
17 121 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
18 106 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 105 (0.90%) Neo4j
20 103 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1656 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 1506 (12.86%) Jenkins
3 753 (6.43%) JIRA
4 652 (5.57%) Selenium
5 457 (3.90%) Subversion
6 372 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 354 (3.02%) Cucumber
8 341 (2.91%) Maven
9 263 (2.25%) TeamCity
10 254 (2.17%) JUnit
11 216 (1.84%) Vagrant
12 157 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 146 (1.25%) Ant
14 135 (1.15%) WebDriver
15 132 (1.13%) JMeter
16 124 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
17 123 (1.05%) Hudson
18 99 (0.85%) HP UFT
19 98 (0.84%) SoapUI
20 95 (0.81%) Travis CI
General
1 2254 (19.24%) Finance
2 944 (8.06%) Banking
3 598 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 559 (4.77%) Marketing
5 550 (4.70%) Retail
6 343 (2.93%) Games
7 305 (2.60%) Front Office
8 233 (1.99%) Investment Banking
9 215 (1.84%) Electronics
10 192 (1.64%) Advertising
11 147 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 134 (1.14%) Publishing
13 131 (1.12%) Legal
14 102 (0.87%) Financial Institution
15 96 (0.82%) Back Office
16 88 (0.75%) Law
17 51 (0.44%) Military
18 47 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
19 41 (0.35%) Automotive
20 31 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4118 (35.15%) Developer
2 1369 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1369 (11.69%) Python Developer
3 1056 (9.01%) Software Engineer
4 1008 (8.61%) Java Developer
5 845 (7.21%) Linux Engineer
6 641 (5.47%) Analyst
7 606 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 584 (4.99%) Senior Developer
9 578 (4.93%) Data Scientist
10 454 (3.88%) Administrator
11 450 (3.84%) Junior
12 413 (3.53%) C++ Developer
13 410 (3.50%) Architect
14 403 (3.44%) AWS Engineer
15 386 (3.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 358 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
17 356 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
18 347 (2.96%) Test Engineer
19 332 (2.83%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1825 (15.58%) HTML
2 1394 (11.90%) CSS
3 1193 (10.18%) .NET
4 985 (8.41%) Web Services
5 975 (8.32%) AngularJS
6 904 (7.72%) Django
7 820 (7.00%) Node.js
8 637 (5.44%) HTML5
9 574 (4.90%) REST
10 520 (4.44%) XML
11 510 (4.35%) jQuery
12 509 (4.35%) RESTful
13 484 (4.13%) Spring
14 461 (3.94%) LAMP
15 443 (3.78%) React
16 367 (3.13%) CSS3
17 333 (2.84%) Flask
18 329 (2.81%) SOAP
19 319 (2.72%) ASP.NET
20 289 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1741 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 947 (8.08%) Mathematics
3 935 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 767 (6.55%) Algorithms
5 474 (4.05%) Visualisation
6 468 (4.00%) Fintech
7 457 (3.90%) Physics
8 425 (3.63%) Statistics
9 320 (2.73%) Hedge funds
10 311 (2.65%) User Experience
11 307 (2.62%) Mobile App
12 244 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
13 237 (2.02%) Data Structures
14 229 (1.95%) Data Centre
15 193 (1.65%) Artificial Intelligence
16 190 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 174 (1.49%) Fixed Income
18 151 (1.29%) Derivative
19 131 (1.12%) Management Information System
20 123 (1.05%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5043 (43.05%) Linux
2 1687 (14.40%) Unix
3 1599 (13.65%) Windows
4 550 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 507 (4.33%) CentOS
6 384 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 355 (3.03%) Android
8 286 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 217 (1.85%) Windows Server
10 179 (1.53%) Debian
11 111 (0.95%) Solaris
12 85 (0.73%) Mac OS X
13 71 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
14 64 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 61 (0.52%) CoreOS
16 38 (0.32%) Fedora
16 38 (0.32%) VxWorks
17 34 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
18 33 (0.28%) AIX
18 33 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4029 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 2623 (22.39%) DevOps
3 2193 (18.72%) Software Engineering
4 1592 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
5 1351 (11.53%) Scrum
6 1340 (11.44%) Analytics
7 1261 (10.76%) TDD
8 1119 (9.55%) Configuration Management
9 1097 (9.36%) Open Source
10 1010 (8.62%) OO
11 991 (8.46%) Machine Learning
12 713 (6.09%) Web Development
13 663 (5.66%) E-Commerce
14 626 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
14 626 (5.34%) SDLC
15 613 (5.23%) Mentoring
16 588 (5.02%) BDD
17 528 (4.51%) OOP
18 489 (4.17%) Multithreading
19 469 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4867 (41.55%) Java
2 2984 (25.47%) SQL
3 2773 (23.67%) JavaScript
4 2665 (22.75%) C++
5 2618 (22.35%) Ruby
6 2372 (20.25%) Perl
7 2184 (18.64%) Bash Shell
8 1934 (16.51%) C#
9 1437 (12.27%) C
10 1433 (12.23%) PHP
11 991 (8.46%) Scala
12 921 (7.86%) R
13 707 (6.04%) PowerShell
14 630 (5.38%) Go
15 571 (4.87%) Shell Script
16 392 (3.35%) MATLAB
17 281 (2.40%) Groovy
18 158 (1.35%) VBA
19 136 (1.16%) T-SQL
20 131 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2333 (19.92%) Degree
2 522 (4.46%) PhD
3 521 (4.45%) Security Cleared
4 296 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 166 (1.42%) SC Cleared
6 133 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 120 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 112 (0.96%) ISEB
9 108 (0.92%) CEH
9 108 (0.92%) CISSP
10 86 (0.73%) AWS Certification
11 74 (0.63%) CCNA
12 65 (0.55%) CREST Certified
12 65 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 62 (0.53%) GIAC
13 62 (0.53%) OSCP
14 56 (0.48%) CCNP
15 53 (0.45%) CISA
16 35 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 33 (0.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 713 (6.09%) QA
2 78 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 78 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 66 (0.56%) SLA
4 56 (0.48%) SDET
5 47 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.26%) COBIT
7 29 (0.25%) GCP
8 18 (0.15%) MISRA
9 16 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 15 (0.13%) JTAG
11 13 (0.11%) IEC 61508
12 11 (0.094%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.077%) HL7
13 9 (0.077%) MiFID
14 8 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (0.068%) SSAE 16
15 7 (0.060%) GPG13
16 6 (0.051%) MISRA C
17 4 (0.034%) GDPR
System Software
1 1149 (9.81%) Docker
2 538 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 217 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 212 (1.81%) vSphere
5 200 (1.71%) Xen
6 192 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 130 (1.11%) XenServer
8 104 (0.89%) Firmware
9 93 (0.79%) Varnish
10 81 (0.69%) KVM
10 81 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
11 75 (0.64%) NFS
12 62 (0.53%) HDFS
13 60 (0.51%) Apache Flume
14 49 (0.42%) vCloud
14 49 (0.42%) VirtualBox
15 44 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 39 (0.33%) LXC
17 36 (0.31%) Snort
18 30 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1983 (16.93%) Puppet
2 1615 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1572 (13.42%) Ansible
4 389 (3.32%) Nagios
5 336 (2.87%) Kubernetes
6 279 (2.38%) Terraform
7 250 (2.13%) Salt
8 154 (1.31%) Kibana
9 143 (1.22%) Mesos
10 138 (1.18%) logstash
11 124 (1.06%) Tivoli
12 116 (0.99%) Graphite
13 113 (0.96%) Cobbler
14 97 (0.83%) ZABBIX
15 84 (0.72%) Nmap
16 82 (0.70%) Nessus
17 73 (0.62%) rkt
18 59 (0.50%) SCCM
19 58 (0.50%) HAProxy
20 49 (0.42%) Packer
Vendors
1 1030 (8.79%) Oracle
2 700 (5.98%) VMware
3 696 (5.94%) Red Hat
4 627 (5.35%) Microsoft
5 414 (3.53%) Google
6 276 (2.36%) Splunk
7 261 (2.23%) Tableau
8 260 (2.22%) Cisco
9 206 (1.76%) HP
10 187 (1.60%) Atlassian
11 156 (1.33%) Sybase
12 152 (1.30%) SAP
13 149 (1.27%) IBM
14 125 (1.07%) New Relic
15 108 (0.92%) EnterpriseDB
16 98 (0.84%) Juniper
16 98 (0.84%) SaltStack
17 87 (0.74%) Apple
18 77 (0.66%) TIBCO
19 69 (0.59%) Qualys
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago