The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 20 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 3429 2985 2799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.71% 6.73% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.91% 12.78% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3057 2564 2364
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Python
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21558 23365 25799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.79% 52.71% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18994 20096 22295
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in London

Python
Salary Trend in London

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

Python Salary Trend in London

Python
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in London

Python
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +10 582 £60,000 -4.00% 117
Uxbridge +14 17 £65,000 +62.50% 3
Hammersmith +3 8 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Croydon +3 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Chiswick - 7 £72,500 -
Westminster -10 6 £30,000 -54.19%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £25,000 - 3
Canary Wharf 0 4 £86,250 +72.50%
Hayes - 4 £70,000 - 1
Isleworth - 3 £20,000 -
Southwark - 3 £57,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 3 £47,500 - 1
Hounslow +9 2 £47,500 -
Hackney - 2 - - 1
Mayfair -3 1 £110,000 +131.57%
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Greenwich - 1 £62,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Python.

1 2920 (41.68%) Linux
2 2649 (37.82%) Java
3 2232 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2052 (29.29%) SQL
5 1793 (25.60%) Finance
6 1639 (23.40%) Ruby
7 1583 (22.60%) Amazon AWS
8 1519 (21.68%) DevOps
9 1486 (21.21%) Degree
10 1477 (21.08%) JavaScript
11 1409 (20.11%) C++
12 1321 (18.86%) Perl
13 1293 (18.46%) Computer Science
14 1287 (18.37%) Puppet
15 1112 (15.87%) Bash Shell
16 1079 (15.40%) Unix
17 1074 (15.33%) Git (software)
18 1062 (15.16%) Big Data
19 987 (14.09%) Analytics
20 969 (13.83%) TDD
21 954 (13.62%) Software Engineering
22 950 (13.56%) Ansible
23 914 (13.05%) C#
24 906 (12.93%) PHP
25 905 (12.92%) Opscode Chef
26 892 (12.73%) Jenkins
27 882 (12.59%) HTML
28 839 (11.98%) MySQL
29 827 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
30 777 (11.09%) Machine Learning

Python
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 663 (9.46%) Apache
2 513 (7.32%) Apache Spark
3 441 (6.30%) Tomcat
4 278 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
5 235 (3.35%) nginx
6 226 (3.23%) SAS
7 153 (2.18%) Apache Pig
8 140 (2.00%) OpenStack
9 126 (1.80%) IIS
10 118 (1.68%) JBoss
11 108 (1.54%) Confluence
12 100 (1.43%) Jetty
13 94 (1.34%) WebLogic
14 91 (1.30%) Apache Solr
15 70 (1.00%) CMS
16 69 (0.99%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
18 25 (0.36%) CloudStack
19 23 (0.33%) Drupal
20 21 (0.30%) IPython
Applications
1 156 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 123 (1.76%) SPSS
3 47 (0.67%) MS Office
4 46 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 24 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.30%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 17 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
8 13 (0.19%) MODO
8 13 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 10 (0.14%) Maya
10 9 (0.13%) FrameMaker
10 9 (0.13%) GNU Octave
10 9 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.11%) Gephi
12 7 (0.100%) Mathematica
12 7 (0.100%) Weka
13 4 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.057%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 18 (0.26%) Odoo
1 18 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.24%) FastStats
3 11 (0.16%) ReMetrica
4 8 (0.11%) RMDS
5 7 (0.100%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 5 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.071%) Summit
7 4 (0.057%) Apache OFBiz
7 4 (0.057%) Finacle
7 4 (0.057%) Misys Opics
7 4 (0.057%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.057%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.043%) Documaker
8 3 (0.043%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.043%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.029%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1583 (22.60%) Amazon AWS
2 241 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 218 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
4 194 (2.77%) GitHub
5 186 (2.66%) SaaS
6 152 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 137 (1.96%) PaaS
8 123 (1.76%) Amazon S3
9 122 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
10 109 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 109 (1.56%) IaaS
11 64 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
12 63 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 57 (0.81%) Route 53
14 40 (0.57%) OpenShift
15 39 (0.56%) Google App Engine
16 34 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
17 30 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 29 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 26 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 282 (4.03%) Firewall
2 268 (3.83%) DNS
3 252 (3.60%) Internet
4 240 (3.43%) TCP/IP
5 236 (3.37%) HTTP
6 109 (1.56%) VPN
7 97 (1.38%) LAN
8 90 (1.28%) WAN
9 88 (1.26%) LDAP
10 87 (1.24%) SSL
11 80 (1.14%) SAN
12 77 (1.10%) DHCP
13 71 (1.01%) Network Security
14 57 (0.81%) Multicast
15 52 (0.74%) BGP
16 46 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (0.66%) Kerberos
17 43 (0.61%) MPLS
18 40 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
19 39 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1062 (15.16%) Big Data
2 839 (11.98%) MySQL
3 764 (10.91%) Hadoop
4 713 (10.18%) NoSQL
5 646 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
6 574 (8.19%) MongoDB
7 499 (7.12%) SQL Server
8 436 (6.22%) Relational Database
9 300 (4.28%) Apache Hive
10 286 (4.08%) Data Mining
11 277 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 271 (3.87%) Redis
13 206 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
14 147 (2.10%) Amazon Redshift
15 139 (1.98%) RDBMS
16 108 (1.54%) Neo4j
17 106 (1.51%) HBase
18 90 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
19 79 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 76 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1074 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 892 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 344 (4.91%) JIRA
4 244 (3.48%) Selenium
5 222 (3.17%) Subversion
6 195 (2.78%) Maven
7 190 (2.71%) Cucumber
8 163 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 135 (1.93%) Vagrant
10 122 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 118 (1.68%) JUnit
12 103 (1.47%) Grunt
13 86 (1.23%) RSpec
14 85 (1.21%) Hudson
14 85 (1.21%) Jasmine
15 69 (0.99%) Ant
16 63 (0.90%) WebDriver
17 61 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
18 52 (0.74%) gulp
19 49 (0.70%) Gradle
General
1 1793 (25.60%) Finance
2 518 (7.39%) Banking
3 467 (6.67%) Front Office
4 343 (4.90%) Marketing
5 320 (4.57%) Games
6 208 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 207 (2.96%) Law
8 200 (2.86%) Retail
9 169 (2.41%) Advertising
10 154 (2.20%) Investment Banking
11 118 (1.68%) Financial Institution
12 104 (1.48%) Publishing
13 78 (1.11%) Back Office
14 44 (0.63%) Legal
15 40 (0.57%) Manufacturing
16 27 (0.39%) Electronics
17 23 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.26%) German Language
19 13 (0.19%) Music Industry
20 12 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2715 (38.76%) Developer
2 1145 (16.35%) Python Developer
3 726 (10.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 528 (7.54%) Java Developer
5 476 (6.80%) Senior Developer
6 466 (6.65%) Data Scientist
7 456 (6.51%) Linux Engineer
8 399 (5.70%) Analyst
9 368 (5.25%) C++ Developer
10 338 (4.83%) Administrator
11 322 (4.60%) Software Engineer
12 287 (4.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 286 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 270 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
15 267 (3.81%) Systems Administrator
16 264 (3.77%) Junior
17 258 (3.68%) Linux Administrator
18 221 (3.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 213 (3.04%) C# Developer
20 206 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 882 (12.59%) HTML
2 753 (10.75%) CSS
3 703 (10.04%) Django
4 637 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 593 (8.47%) Web Services
6 524 (7.48%) .NET
7 515 (7.35%) Node.js
8 392 (5.60%) HTML5
9 376 (5.37%) LAMP
10 297 (4.24%) RESTful
11 283 (4.04%) jQuery
12 272 (3.88%) REST
13 267 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
14 255 (3.64%) CSS3
15 230 (3.28%) XML
16 226 (3.23%) Spring
17 224 (3.20%) Flask
18 216 (3.08%) React
19 213 (3.04%) JSON
20 163 (2.33%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 1293 (18.46%) Computer Science
2 771 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
3 625 (8.92%) Mathematics
4 481 (6.87%) Algorithms
5 450 (6.42%) Hedge funds
6 436 (6.22%) Visualisation
7 410 (5.85%) Statistics
8 383 (5.47%) Fintech
9 294 (4.20%) Physics
10 228 (3.25%) Derivative
11 225 (3.21%) User Experience
12 203 (2.90%) Mobile App
13 198 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 196 (2.80%) Fixed Income
15 172 (2.46%) Equities
16 170 (2.43%) Data Structures
17 153 (2.18%) Management Information System
18 140 (2.00%) Data Centre
19 110 (1.57%) Artificial Intelligence
20 71 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2920 (41.68%) Linux
2 1079 (15.40%) Unix
3 762 (10.88%) Windows
4 374 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 289 (4.13%) CentOS
6 265 (3.78%) Ubuntu
7 180 (2.57%) Windows Server
8 131 (1.87%) Android
8 131 (1.87%) Apple iOS
9 105 (1.50%) Solaris
10 104 (1.48%) Debian
11 51 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 50 (0.71%) AIX
13 43 (0.61%) SUSE
14 36 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
16 23 (0.33%) FreeBSD
16 23 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
17 17 (0.24%) Windows Phone
18 16 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2232 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1519 (21.68%) DevOps
3 987 (14.09%) Analytics
4 969 (13.83%) TDD
5 954 (13.62%) Software Engineering
6 827 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
7 777 (11.09%) Machine Learning
8 658 (9.39%) Scrum
9 657 (9.38%) Configuration Management
10 627 (8.95%) Open Source
11 618 (8.82%) OO
12 427 (6.10%) E-Commerce
13 380 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
14 379 (5.41%) BDD
15 362 (5.17%) Data Analytics
16 331 (4.73%) Web Development
17 309 (4.41%) Low Latency
18 302 (4.31%) Continuous Delivery
19 297 (4.24%) Multithreading
20 291 (4.15%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2649 (37.82%) Java
2 2052 (29.29%) SQL
3 1639 (23.40%) Ruby
4 1477 (21.08%) JavaScript
5 1409 (20.11%) C++
6 1321 (18.86%) Perl
7 1112 (15.87%) Bash Shell
8 914 (13.05%) C#
9 906 (12.93%) PHP
10 664 (9.48%) Scala
11 623 (8.89%) R
12 366 (5.22%) PowerShell
13 358 (5.11%) C
14 314 (4.48%) Shell Script
15 259 (3.70%) Go
16 234 (3.34%) MATLAB
17 140 (2.00%) Clojure
18 125 (1.78%) VBA
19 105 (1.50%) PL/SQL
20 90 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1486 (21.21%) Degree
2 379 (5.41%) PhD
3 102 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
3 102 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 77 (1.10%) CISSP
5 53 (0.76%) CCNA
6 50 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 49 (0.70%) CEH
8 48 (0.69%) CCNP
9 46 (0.66%) SANS
10 29 (0.41%) CCSP
10 29 (0.41%) GIAC
11 27 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (0.37%) AWS Certification
13 24 (0.34%) CREST Certified
14 22 (0.31%) CCIP
15 21 (0.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 21 (0.30%) SSCP
16 20 (0.29%) DV Cleared
17 18 (0.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 391 (5.58%) QA
2 42 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 39 (0.56%) SLA
4 35 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.37%) SDET
6 21 (0.30%) COBIT
7 19 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.100%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.086%) DICOM
10 6 (0.086%) HL7
11 5 (0.071%) GCP
12 3 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.043%) MiFID
13 1 (0.014%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.014%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 699 (9.98%) Docker
2 301 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (1.67%) KVM
4 105 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
5 99 (1.41%) HDFS
6 95 (1.36%) Varnish
7 90 (1.28%) Active Directory
8 87 (1.24%) Xen
9 76 (1.08%) vSphere
10 71 (1.01%) VirtualBox
11 57 (0.81%) NFS
12 50 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 49 (0.70%) Apache Flume
14 44 (0.63%) XenServer
15 38 (0.54%) Hyper-V
16 37 (0.53%) Squid
17 33 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
18 29 (0.41%) iptables
19 21 (0.30%) Samba
20 20 (0.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1287 (18.37%) Puppet
2 950 (13.56%) Ansible
3 905 (12.92%) Opscode Chef
4 327 (4.67%) Nagios
5 186 (2.66%) Salt
6 181 (2.58%) Kubernetes
7 124 (1.77%) ZABBIX
8 74 (1.06%) HAProxy
9 63 (0.90%) logstash
10 57 (0.81%) Packer
11 52 (0.74%) Terraform
12 49 (0.70%) Mesos
13 43 (0.61%) Control-M
13 43 (0.61%) Kibana
14 40 (0.57%) Graphite
14 40 (0.57%) Oozie
15 37 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
15 37 (0.53%) Tivoli
16 31 (0.44%) Cobbler
17 29 (0.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 533 (7.61%) Oracle
2 524 (7.48%) Red Hat
3 449 (6.41%) VMware
4 290 (4.14%) Microsoft
5 245 (3.50%) Google
6 191 (2.73%) Tableau
7 169 (2.41%) Cisco
8 156 (2.23%) Splunk
9 108 (1.54%) IBM
10 101 (1.44%) Cloudera
11 92 (1.31%) Sybase
12 91 (1.30%) Rackspace
13 83 (1.18%) Hortonworks
14 82 (1.17%) HP
15 77 (1.10%) Atlassian
16 73 (1.04%) SaltStack
17 63 (0.90%) SAP
18 58 (0.83%) AppDynamics
19 56 (0.80%) TIBCO
20 55 (0.79%) New Relic
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000-70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Awesome benefits + shares
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Part Remote, Unlimited Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday