The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Software Engineer
Rank 618 612 637
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
Python Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Python Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Python Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Python Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Python Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Python Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Software Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 16 (57.14%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 13 (46.43%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
7 9 (32.14%) Java
7 9 (32.14%) C++
7 9 (32.14%) Open Source
8 8 (28.57%) Scala
8 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
8 8 (28.57%) Big Data
8 8 (28.57%) Apache Pig
8 8 (28.57%) Advertising
8 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 8 (28.57%) Statistics
9 7 (25.00%) Games
9 7 (25.00%) Node.js
10 6 (21.43%) Django
11 5 (17.86%) SQL
11 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
11 5 (17.86%) Puppet
12 4 (14.29%) Golang
12 4 (14.29%) Xbox
12 4 (14.29%) MySQL
12 4 (14.29%) HTML
12 4 (14.29%) C
12 4 (14.29%) CSS
12 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Python Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Python Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) Apache Pig
2 7 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maya
1 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
1 1 (3.57%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) IPv4
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ant
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Hudson
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (28.57%) Advertising
2 7 (25.00%) Games
3 4 (14.29%) Publishing
4 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 3 (10.71%) Finance
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Django
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) Pylons
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) Flask
4 1 (3.57%) Pyramid
4 1 (3.57%) PyQt
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (32.14%) Open Source
2 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
3 8 (28.57%) Statistics
4 4 (14.29%) Xbox
5 3 (10.71%) Social Network
6 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
7 1 (3.57%) Social Media
7 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) ATDD
6 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.57%) Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) C++
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) Scala
4 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Golang
5 4 (14.29%) C
6 3 (10.71%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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