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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
England / London
Rank 19 20 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +31
Permanent jobs citing Python 3257 3551 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.74% 8.88% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.67% 16.43% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 3111 1746
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
18429 21613 20624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 55.14% 54.07% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16084 18959 17812
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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
City of London 0 436 £67,500 +8.00% 115
Chiswick +11 24 £52,500 +16.66%
Canary Wharf +3 21 £115,000 +67.27%
Bromley - 16 £37,500 - 1
Uxbridge +7 15 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Chessington - 9 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 9 £42,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -4 7 £42,500 -19.04%
Hounslow - 5 £47,500 - 1
Wimbledon +5 4 £62,500 +38.88%
Westminster - 3 £40,500 -
Mayfair - 3 £70,000 -
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £37,500 -
Southwark - 2 £65,000 -
Croydon +5 1 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Docklands, London +2 1 £45,000 -28.00%
Hammersmith +2 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £47,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for Python.

1 2761 (41.05%) Linux
2 2621 (38.97%) Java
3 2212 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
4 1824 (27.12%) SQL
5 1709 (25.41%) Finance
6 1593 (23.68%) DevOps
7 1508 (22.42%) JavaScript
8 1439 (21.39%) Ruby
9 1374 (20.43%) Amazon AWS
10 1274 (18.94%) Degree
11 1197 (17.80%) C++
12 1192 (17.72%) Bash Shell
13 1163 (17.29%) Puppet
14 1126 (16.74%) Perl
15 1090 (16.21%) Ansible
16 1069 (15.89%) Computer Science
17 1035 (15.39%) Software Engineering
18 972 (14.45%) HTML
18 972 (14.45%) Opscode Chef
19 970 (14.42%) Git (software)
20 954 (14.18%) Unix
21 945 (14.05%) Jenkins
22 923 (13.72%) C#
23 913 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
24 908 (13.50%) Big Data
25 886 (13.17%) Analytics
26 800 (11.89%) Docker
27 784 (11.66%) TDD
28 772 (11.48%) CSS
29 770 (11.45%) Scala

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
1 536 (7.97%) Apache Spark
2 469 (6.97%) Apache
3 391 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
4 280 (4.16%) Tomcat
5 192 (2.85%) SAS
6 146 (2.17%) nginx
7 143 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 139 (2.07%) OpenStack
9 134 (1.99%) Jetty
10 132 (1.96%) IIS
11 122 (1.81%) Confluence
12 104 (1.55%) Apache Pig
13 91 (1.35%) JBoss
14 89 (1.32%) Apache Solr
15 71 (1.06%) WebLogic
16 66 (0.98%) CMS
17 36 (0.54%) MQSeries
18 28 (0.42%) CloudStack
19 25 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
20 24 (0.36%) IPython
Applications
1 108 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 84 (1.25%) SPSS
3 40 (0.59%) MS Office
4 17 (0.25%) GNU Octave
5 15 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.19%) FrameMaker
7 9 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.12%) EViews
8 8 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.089%) Autodesk Smoke
9 6 (0.089%) Baselight
9 6 (0.089%) Final Cut Pro
9 6 (0.089%) Stata
10 5 (0.074%) Autodesk Flame
10 5 (0.074%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.059%) Gephi
12 3 (0.045%) NUKE
12 3 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.030%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.030%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 8 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.10%) Front Arena
6 5 (0.074%) FastStats
6 5 (0.074%) Odoo
7 4 (0.059%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.059%) Summit
7 4 (0.059%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.030%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.030%) Endur
8 2 (0.030%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 2 (0.030%) Magento
8 2 (0.030%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.030%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.030%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 2 (0.030%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1374 (20.43%) Amazon AWS
2 354 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 258 (3.84%) SaaS
4 203 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 146 (2.17%) GitHub
6 136 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
7 117 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 92 (1.37%) Amazon S3
9 85 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
10 67 (1.00%) PaaS
11 49 (0.73%) CloudBees
12 48 (0.71%) IaaS
13 45 (0.67%) Slack
14 42 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
15 38 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 35 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
17 34 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
18 33 (0.49%) Heroku
18 33 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 29 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 226 (3.36%) TCP/IP
2 203 (3.02%) DNS
3 199 (2.96%) Firewall
4 185 (2.75%) Internet
5 138 (2.05%) HTTP
6 82 (1.22%) BGP
7 74 (1.10%) Network Security
8 73 (1.09%) LDAP
9 67 (1.00%) SAN
10 65 (0.97%) SSL
11 63 (0.94%) VPN
12 60 (0.89%) DHCP
13 53 (0.79%) MPLS
14 49 (0.73%) SNMP
14 49 (0.73%) WAN
15 47 (0.70%) OSPF
16 42 (0.62%) Broadband
16 42 (0.62%) SSH
17 41 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
18 40 (0.59%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 908 (13.50%) Big Data
2 704 (10.47%) Hadoop
3 702 (10.44%) MySQL
3 702 (10.44%) NoSQL
4 555 (8.25%) MongoDB
5 543 (8.07%) PostgreSQL
6 524 (7.79%) Relational Database
7 420 (6.24%) SQL Server
8 303 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 265 (3.94%) Redis
10 195 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
11 183 (2.72%) Apache Hive
12 181 (2.69%) RDBMS
13 147 (2.19%) Data Mining
14 145 (2.16%) HBase
15 108 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
16 93 (1.38%) Neo4j
17 73 (1.09%) Oracle Database
18 72 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
19 65 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 970 (14.42%) Git (software)
2 945 (14.05%) Jenkins
3 423 (6.29%) JIRA
4 347 (5.16%) Selenium
5 262 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 238 (3.54%) Subversion
7 205 (3.05%) Maven
8 200 (2.97%) Cucumber
9 167 (2.48%) TeamCity
10 160 (2.38%) JUnit
11 134 (1.99%) Vagrant
12 106 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
12 106 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 77 (1.14%) Travis CI
14 74 (1.10%) Hudson
15 73 (1.09%) WebDriver
16 71 (1.06%) Appium
16 71 (1.06%) GoCD
17 67 (1.00%) JMeter
18 60 (0.89%) Ant
General
1 1709 (25.41%) Finance
2 707 (10.51%) Banking
3 348 (5.17%) Marketing
4 315 (4.68%) Front Office
5 283 (4.21%) Retail
6 226 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 212 (3.15%) Games
8 211 (3.14%) Investment Banking
9 117 (1.74%) Advertising
10 104 (1.55%) Legal
11 95 (1.41%) Publishing
12 88 (1.31%) Financial Institution
13 84 (1.25%) Law
14 75 (1.12%) Back Office
15 28 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 24 (0.36%) Electronics
17 22 (0.33%) Online Betting
18 19 (0.28%) German Language
18 19 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2553 (37.96%) Developer
2 1017 (15.12%) Python Developer
3 799 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 628 (9.34%) Java Developer
5 445 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
6 411 (6.11%) Data Scientist
7 378 (5.62%) Software Engineer
8 353 (5.25%) Senior Developer
9 329 (4.89%) Analyst
10 312 (4.64%) C++ Developer
11 277 (4.12%) Junior
12 259 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
13 241 (3.58%) Administrator
14 222 (3.30%) Architect
15 218 (3.24%) Data Engineer
16 199 (2.96%) AWS DevOps
16 199 (2.96%) Junior Developer
17 189 (2.81%) Consultant
18 188 (2.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 183 (2.72%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 972 (14.45%) HTML
2 772 (11.48%) CSS
3 611 (9.08%) Django
4 584 (8.68%) AngularJS
5 549 (8.16%) .NET
6 547 (8.13%) Web Services
7 465 (6.91%) Node.js
8 360 (5.35%) REST
9 321 (4.77%) HTML5
10 298 (4.43%) React
11 295 (4.39%) Flask
12 279 (4.15%) RESTful
13 256 (3.81%) XML
14 248 (3.69%) Spring
15 230 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
16 217 (3.23%) LAMP
17 202 (3.00%) CSS3
18 189 (2.81%) jQuery
19 186 (2.77%) SOAP
20 156 (2.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1069 (15.89%) Computer Science
2 528 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 515 (7.66%) Mathematics
4 465 (6.91%) Algorithms
5 414 (6.16%) Fintech
6 317 (4.71%) Hedge funds
7 305 (4.53%) Statistics
8 297 (4.42%) Visualisation
9 192 (2.85%) Physics
10 188 (2.80%) User Experience
11 173 (2.57%) Mobile App
12 172 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 171 (2.54%) Data Structures
14 162 (2.41%) Fixed Income
15 146 (2.17%) Derivative
16 138 (2.05%) Data Centre
17 122 (1.81%) Artificial Intelligence
18 116 (1.72%) Equities
19 106 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
20 73 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2761 (41.05%) Linux
2 954 (14.18%) Unix
3 760 (11.30%) Windows
4 287 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 253 (3.76%) CentOS
6 230 (3.42%) Ubuntu
7 111 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 110 (1.64%) Android
9 109 (1.62%) Windows Server
10 95 (1.41%) Debian
11 68 (1.01%) Solaris
12 59 (0.88%) CoreOS
13 35 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 25 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (0.31%) AIX
15 21 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (0.22%) Fedora
17 8 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.10%) Windows 7
19 6 (0.089%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2212 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1593 (23.68%) DevOps
3 1035 (15.39%) Software Engineering
4 913 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
5 886 (13.17%) Analytics
6 784 (11.66%) TDD
7 658 (9.78%) Machine Learning
8 640 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 625 (9.29%) OO
10 623 (9.26%) Open Source
11 570 (8.47%) Scrum
12 472 (7.02%) E-Commerce
13 366 (5.44%) BDD
14 364 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
15 346 (5.14%) Continuous Delivery
16 338 (5.03%) Web Development
17 330 (4.91%) OOP
18 329 (4.89%) SDLC
19 323 (4.80%) Microservices
19 323 (4.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2621 (38.97%) Java
2 1824 (27.12%) SQL
3 1508 (22.42%) JavaScript
4 1439 (21.39%) Ruby
5 1197 (17.80%) C++
6 1192 (17.72%) Bash Shell
7 1126 (16.74%) Perl
8 923 (13.72%) C#
9 770 (11.45%) Scala
10 653 (9.71%) PHP
11 597 (8.88%) R
12 439 (6.53%) Go
13 400 (5.95%) C
14 391 (5.81%) PowerShell
15 282 (4.19%) Shell Script
16 156 (2.32%) Groovy
17 151 (2.25%) MATLAB
18 113 (1.68%) VBA
19 80 (1.19%) Clojure
20 71 (1.06%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1274 (18.94%) Degree
2 296 (4.40%) PhD
3 78 (1.16%) CISSP
4 65 (0.97%) CEH
5 50 (0.74%) CISA
5 50 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 46 (0.68%) AWS Certification
7 38 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (0.42%) ISEB
9 25 (0.37%) CREST Certified
10 23 (0.34%) ISTQB
11 21 (0.31%) GIAC
12 19 (0.28%) OSCP
13 17 (0.25%) CCNA
13 17 (0.25%) CCNP
13 17 (0.25%) CISM
14 16 (0.24%) SC Cleared
15 13 (0.19%) BC Cleared
15 13 (0.19%) PMI Certification
16 11 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 427 (6.35%) QA
2 45 (0.67%) SLA
3 43 (0.64%) SDET
4 41 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 41 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.46%) COBIT
6 26 (0.39%) GCP
7 24 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.12%) MiFID
9 6 (0.089%) GPG13
9 6 (0.089%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.059%) GDPR
12 3 (0.045%) SNOMED CT
13 2 (0.030%) FATCA
13 2 (0.030%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.030%) JTAG
14 1 (0.015%) Basel III
14 1 (0.015%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.015%) WAI
System Software
1 800 (11.89%) Docker
2 205 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 78 (1.16%) Varnish
5 71 (1.06%) Xen
6 56 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
7 53 (0.79%) vSphere
8 51 (0.76%) Apache Flume
8 51 (0.76%) Hyper-V
9 40 (0.59%) HDFS
10 37 (0.55%) NFS
11 34 (0.51%) KVM
12 29 (0.43%) Snort
13 25 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 21 (0.31%) iptables
15 20 (0.30%) VirtualBox
16 19 (0.28%) QEMU
16 19 (0.28%) XenServer
17 13 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
18 12 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1163 (17.29%) Puppet
2 1090 (16.21%) Ansible
3 972 (14.45%) Opscode Chef
4 265 (3.94%) Nagios
5 259 (3.85%) Kubernetes
6 160 (2.38%) Terraform
7 157 (2.33%) Salt
8 103 (1.53%) Graphite
9 102 (1.52%) Mesos
10 96 (1.43%) Kibana
11 79 (1.17%) logstash
12 72 (1.07%) ZABBIX
13 49 (0.73%) Packer
14 38 (0.56%) rkt
15 37 (0.55%) HAProxy
16 34 (0.51%) Tivoli
17 30 (0.45%) Rundeck
18 27 (0.40%) Grafana
18 27 (0.40%) SELinux
19 25 (0.37%) Riemann
Vendors
1 483 (7.18%) Oracle
2 372 (5.53%) Red Hat
3 316 (4.70%) Google
4 267 (3.97%) VMware
5 220 (3.27%) Splunk
6 214 (3.18%) Microsoft
7 169 (2.51%) Tableau
8 158 (2.35%) Sybase
9 128 (1.90%) Cisco
10 118 (1.75%) Atlassian
11 95 (1.41%) New Relic
12 91 (1.35%) IBM
13 85 (1.26%) HP
14 81 (1.20%) SaltStack
15 80 (1.19%) TIBCO
16 66 (0.98%) AppDynamics
17 49 (0.73%) SAP
18 48 (0.71%) Adobe
19 46 (0.68%) ServiceNow
20 45 (0.67%) Rackspace
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + personal development, flexi working
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Medical, Life Assurance
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Feral Interactive Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Pension + Healthc
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Shares given + Unlimited holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday