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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 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 3285 3543 2095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.83% 8.61% 5.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.97% 15.93% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 3103 1779
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 £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
18283 22242 21244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.71% 54.06% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15858 19499 18267
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +1 463 £67,500 +8.00% 133
Chiswick +12 22 £52,500 +16.66%
Canary Wharf +2 13 £115,000 +64.28%
Bromley -2 11 £37,500 -28.57%
Hounslow +10 10 £47,500 - 4
Croydon +13 9 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +10 9 £43,125 -17.85% 3
Uxbridge +7 9 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Wimbledon +10 6 £62,500 +21.95% 1
Mayfair +1 5 £50,000 -50.00%
Surbiton +8 3 £50,000 -10.31%
Twickenham +5 3 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Westminster - 3 £85,000 -
Harrow +5 1 £80,000 +23.07%
Isleworth -2 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Orpington - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £55,000 -
Hackney - 1 - - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 2742 (40.60%) Linux
2 2637 (39.05%) Java
3 2221 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
4 1819 (26.94%) SQL
5 1782 (26.39%) Finance
6 1701 (25.19%) DevOps
7 1532 (22.69%) JavaScript
8 1429 (21.16%) Amazon AWS
9 1411 (20.89%) Ruby
10 1299 (19.24%) Degree
11 1186 (17.56%) C++
12 1184 (17.53%) Bash Shell
13 1159 (17.16%) Puppet
14 1121 (16.60%) Perl
15 1091 (16.16%) Computer Science
16 1076 (15.93%) Ansible
17 1059 (15.68%) Software Engineering
18 1007 (14.91%) Git (software)
19 975 (14.44%) Jenkins
20 971 (14.38%) Analytics
21 964 (14.28%) Opscode Chef
22 962 (14.25%) HTML
23 943 (13.96%) C#
24 938 (13.89%) Big Data
25 918 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
25 918 (13.59%) Unix
26 901 (13.34%) Docker
27 801 (11.86%) TDD
28 789 (11.68%) Scala
29 769 (11.39%) CSS

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
1 597 (8.84%) Apache Spark
2 454 (6.72%) Apache
3 403 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
4 249 (3.69%) Tomcat
5 221 (3.27%) SAS
6 149 (2.21%) OpenStack
7 147 (2.18%) WebSphere
8 142 (2.10%) nginx
9 133 (1.97%) Jetty
10 128 (1.90%) Confluence
11 117 (1.73%) IIS
12 107 (1.58%) Apache Pig
13 97 (1.44%) Apache Solr
14 82 (1.21%) JBoss
15 72 (1.07%) WebLogic
16 62 (0.92%) CMS
17 28 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
18 26 (0.39%) MQSeries
18 26 (0.39%) SharePoint
19 25 (0.37%) Tornado
Applications
1 111 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 95 (1.41%) SPSS
3 43 (0.64%) MS Office
4 12 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.15%) EViews
6 7 (0.10%) FrameMaker
6 7 (0.10%) GNU Octave
6 7 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.10%) Stata
7 6 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.089%) SPSS Modeler
8 5 (0.074%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.044%) Gephi
9 3 (0.044%) NUKE
9 3 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.044%) Simulink
10 2 (0.030%) Autodesk Smoke
10 2 (0.030%) Baselight
10 2 (0.030%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.030%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 15 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.10%) Front Arena
6 5 (0.074%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.059%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.059%) Summit
7 4 (0.059%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.044%) Odoo
8 3 (0.044%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 3 (0.044%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.030%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.030%) CSG Singleview
9 2 (0.030%) Endur
9 2 (0.030%) Magento
9 2 (0.030%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.030%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 2 (0.030%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1429 (21.16%) Amazon AWS
2 402 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 274 (4.06%) SaaS
4 228 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 163 (2.41%) GitHub
6 124 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 123 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
8 89 (1.32%) Amazon S3
9 83 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
10 65 (0.96%) PaaS
11 56 (0.83%) CloudBees
12 55 (0.81%) Slack
13 48 (0.71%) IaaS
14 39 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
14 39 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
15 38 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 37 (0.55%) Office 365
17 35 (0.52%) Heroku
17 35 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 34 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 194 (2.87%) Internet
2 190 (2.81%) TCP/IP
3 187 (2.77%) Firewall
4 184 (2.72%) DNS
5 155 (2.30%) HTTP
6 80 (1.18%) LDAP
7 72 (1.07%) BGP
8 59 (0.87%) DHCP
9 58 (0.86%) SAN
9 58 (0.86%) VPN
10 57 (0.84%) Network Security
11 55 (0.81%) OSPF
12 53 (0.78%) SSL
13 52 (0.77%) LAN
13 52 (0.77%) SNMP
14 46 (0.68%) WAN
15 41 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
16 39 (0.58%) NAS
17 38 (0.56%) MPLS
17 38 (0.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (13.89%) Big Data
2 738 (10.93%) Hadoop
3 707 (10.47%) MySQL
4 673 (9.97%) NoSQL
5 544 (8.06%) MongoDB
6 509 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 508 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
8 475 (7.03%) SQL Server
9 277 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 263 (3.89%) Redis
11 194 (2.87%) Apache Hive
12 187 (2.77%) RDBMS
13 186 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
14 157 (2.32%) Data Mining
15 142 (2.10%) HBase
16 121 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
17 94 (1.39%) Neo4j
18 72 (1.07%) Oracle Database
19 69 (1.02%) QlikView
20 65 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1007 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 975 (14.44%) Jenkins
3 420 (6.22%) JIRA
4 348 (5.15%) Selenium
5 288 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 271 (4.01%) Subversion
7 203 (3.01%) Cucumber
8 200 (2.96%) Maven
9 176 (2.61%) TeamCity
10 157 (2.32%) JUnit
11 135 (2.00%) Vagrant
12 118 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 113 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
14 87 (1.29%) Hudson
15 84 (1.24%) Appium
16 78 (1.16%) GoCD
17 76 (1.13%) WebDriver
18 73 (1.08%) JMeter
19 71 (1.05%) Ant
20 67 (0.99%) GitLab
General
1 1782 (26.39%) Finance
2 767 (11.36%) Banking
3 343 (5.08%) Marketing
4 308 (4.56%) Retail
5 280 (4.15%) Front Office
6 252 (3.73%) Telecoms
7 236 (3.49%) Investment Banking
8 211 (3.12%) Games
9 109 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 104 (1.54%) Advertising
11 87 (1.29%) Publishing
12 86 (1.27%) Legal
13 50 (0.74%) Law
14 47 (0.70%) Back Office
15 27 (0.40%) Online Betting
16 25 (0.37%) Manufacturing
17 19 (0.28%) Electronics
18 15 (0.22%) Billing
19 14 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
20 13 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2465 (36.50%) Developer
2 1002 (14.84%) Python Developer
3 850 (12.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 581 (8.60%) Java Developer
5 460 (6.81%) Linux Engineer
6 417 (6.18%) Data Scientist
7 398 (5.89%) Software Engineer
8 361 (5.35%) Senior Developer
9 317 (4.69%) Analyst
10 274 (4.06%) Junior
11 259 (3.84%) C++ Developer
12 254 (3.76%) Data Engineer
13 251 (3.72%) AWS Engineer
14 217 (3.21%) Administrator
15 213 (3.15%) Architect
16 209 (3.09%) C# Developer
17 202 (2.99%) Junior Developer
18 191 (2.83%) Full Stack Developer
19 190 (2.81%) Consultant
20 182 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 962 (14.25%) HTML
2 769 (11.39%) CSS
3 606 (8.97%) Django
4 598 (8.86%) AngularJS
5 597 (8.84%) .NET
6 538 (7.97%) Web Services
7 484 (7.17%) Node.js
8 387 (5.73%) REST
9 326 (4.83%) HTML5
10 316 (4.68%) Flask
11 290 (4.29%) React
12 283 (4.19%) RESTful
13 274 (4.06%) XML
14 235 (3.48%) Spring
15 224 (3.32%) CSS3
16 214 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
17 196 (2.90%) LAMP
18 191 (2.83%) jQuery
19 187 (2.77%) Elastic Stack
20 180 (2.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1091 (16.16%) Computer Science
2 525 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 458 (6.78%) Fintech
4 450 (6.66%) Algorithms
5 316 (4.68%) Hedge funds
6 176 (2.61%) User Experience
7 171 (2.53%) Fixed Income
8 165 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 163 (2.41%) Data Structures
10 161 (2.38%) Mobile App
11 159 (2.35%) Data Centre
12 145 (2.15%) Derivative
13 128 (1.90%) Equities
14 122 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
15 104 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
16 68 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 67 (0.99%) Credit Risk
18 65 (0.96%) Management Information System
19 63 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
20 50 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2742 (40.60%) Linux
2 918 (13.59%) Unix
3 733 (10.85%) Windows
4 291 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 257 (3.81%) CentOS
6 219 (3.24%) Ubuntu
7 132 (1.95%) Android
8 123 (1.82%) Apple iOS
9 107 (1.58%) Windows Server
10 106 (1.57%) Debian
11 84 (1.24%) Solaris
12 65 (0.96%) CoreOS
13 41 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 25 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (0.36%) AIX
16 23 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (0.24%) Fedora
18 11 (0.16%) SmartOS
18 11 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 9 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2221 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1701 (25.19%) DevOps
3 1059 (15.68%) Software Engineering
4 971 (14.38%) Analytics
5 918 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
6 801 (11.86%) TDD
7 681 (10.08%) Machine Learning
8 663 (9.82%) Open Source
9 654 (9.68%) Mathematics
10 635 (9.40%) Configuration Management
11 596 (8.83%) Scrum
12 592 (8.77%) OO
13 537 (7.95%) E-Commerce
14 380 (5.63%) SDLC
15 374 (5.54%) BDD
16 358 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
17 353 (5.23%) Continuous Delivery
18 349 (5.17%) Web Development
19 346 (5.12%) Microservices
20 306 (4.53%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2637 (39.05%) Java
2 1819 (26.94%) SQL
3 1532 (22.69%) JavaScript
4 1411 (20.89%) Ruby
5 1186 (17.56%) C++
6 1184 (17.53%) Bash Shell
7 1121 (16.60%) Perl
8 943 (13.96%) C#
9 789 (11.68%) Scala
10 669 (9.91%) PHP
11 641 (9.49%) R
12 445 (6.59%) Go
13 400 (5.92%) PowerShell
14 374 (5.54%) C
15 284 (4.21%) Shell Script
16 166 (2.46%) Groovy
17 149 (2.21%) MATLAB
18 99 (1.47%) VBA
19 67 (0.99%) T-SQL
20 64 (0.95%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1299 (19.24%) Degree
2 322 (4.77%) PhD
3 65 (0.96%) CISSP
4 51 (0.76%) CEH
5 50 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (0.62%) CISA
6 42 (0.62%) Security Cleared
7 39 (0.58%) AWS Certification
8 28 (0.41%) ISEB
9 27 (0.40%) CCNP
10 23 (0.34%) CCIE
11 22 (0.33%) CISM
11 22 (0.33%) GIAC
12 21 (0.31%) CCNA
13 19 (0.28%) CREST Certified
14 18 (0.27%) ISTQB
15 15 (0.22%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.22%) RHCE
15 15 (0.22%) SC Cleared
16 13 (0.19%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 458 (6.78%) QA
2 53 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 45 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 40 (0.59%) SLA
5 39 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (0.58%) SDET
6 35 (0.52%) COBIT
7 26 (0.39%) GCP
8 8 (0.12%) MiFID
9 7 (0.10%) GPG13
10 5 (0.074%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 4 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.044%) GDPR
12 3 (0.044%) IFRS
12 3 (0.044%) IFRS 9
12 3 (0.044%) SNOMED CT
13 2 (0.030%) DICOM
13 2 (0.030%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.030%) HL7
13 2 (0.030%) JTAG
System Software
1 901 (13.34%) Docker
2 196 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 75 (1.11%) Xen
5 67 (0.99%) Varnish
6 57 (0.84%) Apache Flume
7 54 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 47 (0.70%) NFS
9 46 (0.68%) HDFS
10 45 (0.67%) Hyper-V
11 40 (0.59%) KVM
12 36 (0.53%) vSphere
13 26 (0.39%) Snort
14 24 (0.36%) iptables
15 22 (0.33%) VirtualBox
16 19 (0.28%) QEMU
17 17 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 15 (0.22%) XenServer
19 11 (0.16%) Firmware
19 11 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1159 (17.16%) Puppet
2 1076 (15.93%) Ansible
3 964 (14.28%) Opscode Chef
4 303 (4.49%) Kubernetes
5 286 (4.24%) Nagios
6 179 (2.65%) Terraform
7 161 (2.38%) Salt
8 132 (1.95%) Kibana
9 112 (1.66%) Graphite
10 108 (1.60%) Mesos
11 106 (1.57%) logstash
12 69 (1.02%) ZABBIX
13 40 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
14 37 (0.55%) rkt
15 34 (0.50%) Grafana
15 34 (0.50%) HAProxy
15 34 (0.50%) Packer
16 32 (0.47%) Rundeck
17 28 (0.41%) SELinux
18 25 (0.37%) Opsview
Vendors
1 484 (7.17%) Oracle
2 364 (5.39%) Google
3 358 (5.30%) Red Hat
4 252 (3.73%) VMware
5 234 (3.47%) Splunk
6 218 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 206 (3.05%) Tableau
8 123 (1.82%) Sybase
9 118 (1.75%) Cisco
10 114 (1.69%) Atlassian
11 102 (1.51%) New Relic
12 98 (1.45%) IBM
13 89 (1.32%) SaltStack
14 83 (1.23%) TIBCO
15 78 (1.16%) HP
16 75 (1.11%) AppDynamics
17 54 (0.80%) Juniper
18 49 (0.73%) Solace
19 47 (0.70%) SAP
20 44 (0.65%) Dynatrace
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: Up to £60,000
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London
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
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South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Perks
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Equity + Benefits
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London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Choose your own hardware
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City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
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London
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