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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Software Engineer
Rank 623 593 623
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 7 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.063% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.067% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 4
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +58.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £95,000 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Python Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Python Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 1 £60,000 -36.84%
Python Software Engineer
England

Python Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (100.00%) Python
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Data Structures
3 11 (47.83%) Algorithms
4 10 (43.48%) Scala
4 10 (43.48%) Open Source
5 9 (39.13%) Games
5 9 (39.13%) Puppet
5 9 (39.13%) Node.js
6 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (30.43%) Publishing
6 7 (30.43%) Google
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
6 7 (30.43%) Golang
6 7 (30.43%) Xbox
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) C
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Django
9 4 (17.39%) C#
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) Java
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (13.04%) Objective-C
10 3 (13.04%) Big Data
11 2 (8.70%) HTML

Python Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (39.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maya
1 2 (8.70%) 3ds Max
1 2 (8.70%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Django
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) PyQt
2 2 (8.70%) CSS3
2 2 (8.70%) Pandas
3 1 (4.35%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Structures
1 11 (47.83%) Algorithms
2 10 (43.48%) Open Source
3 7 (30.43%) Xbox
3 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Social Network
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.35%) Equities
5 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.70%) OO
2 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
2 2 (8.70%) Scrum
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) TDD
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
2 2 (8.70%) BDD
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (65.22%) C++
3 10 (43.48%) Scala
4 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
4 7 (30.43%) Golang
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) C
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) Objective-C
8 2 (8.70%) R
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Google