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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 20 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 3377 2996 2901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.57% 6.71% 5.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.59% 12.72% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 2540 2435
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
21660 23559 27358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.94% 52.72% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19109 20239 23643
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 £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +9 636 £60,000 - 121
Hammersmith +16 8 £50,000 -2.43%
Westminster -10 7 £85,000 +29.77%
Hounslow +7 6 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +6 5 £65,000 +85.71% 3
Croydon 0 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Mayfair -1 5 £120,000 +200.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - - 1
Wimbledon - 3 £47,500 -
Harrow +3 2 £55,000 -
Chiswick +4 1 £42,000 -30.00%
Brentford - 1 £52,500 -
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Hayes - 1 £60,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £20,000 - 1
Orpington - 1 £42,500 -
Southwark - 1 £32,500 - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2865 (41.42%) Linux
2 2581 (37.31%) Java
3 2173 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
4 2026 (29.29%) SQL
5 1768 (25.56%) Finance
6 1615 (23.35%) Ruby
7 1536 (22.21%) JavaScript
8 1473 (21.30%) Degree
9 1465 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
10 1426 (20.62%) C++
11 1423 (20.57%) DevOps
12 1302 (18.82%) Computer Science
13 1280 (18.51%) Perl
14 1200 (17.35%) Puppet
15 1116 (16.13%) Git (software)
16 1102 (15.93%) Unix
17 1097 (15.86%) Bash Shell
18 1075 (15.54%) Big Data
19 1001 (14.47%) TDD
20 969 (14.01%) Analytics
21 945 (13.66%) PHP
22 931 (13.46%) Software Engineering
23 898 (12.98%) MySQL
24 888 (12.84%) C#
25 878 (12.69%) HTML
26 864 (12.49%) Jenkins
27 846 (12.23%) Ansible
28 841 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
29 838 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
30 801 (11.58%) Hadoop

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
1 669 (9.67%) Apache
2 515 (7.45%) Apache Spark
3 433 (6.26%) Tomcat
4 282 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
5 241 (3.48%) nginx
6 203 (2.93%) SAS
7 160 (2.31%) OpenStack
8 153 (2.21%) Apache Pig
9 125 (1.81%) IIS
10 123 (1.78%) JBoss
11 105 (1.52%) Confluence
12 99 (1.43%) Jetty
13 91 (1.32%) WebLogic
14 88 (1.27%) Apache Solr
15 71 (1.03%) CMS
16 61 (0.88%) WebSphere
17 33 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
18 25 (0.36%) Drupal
19 23 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 22 (0.32%) CloudStack
Applications
1 152 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 118 (1.71%) SPSS
3 48 (0.69%) MS Office
4 46 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 23 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.30%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (0.20%) Maya
8 13 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
8 13 (0.19%) MODO
8 13 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 11 (0.16%) Mathematica
9 11 (0.16%) Weka
10 7 (0.10%) GNU Octave
10 7 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.087%) Gephi
12 5 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.043%) S-PLUS
13 3 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.19%) Odoo
3 10 (0.14%) ReMetrica
4 7 (0.10%) FastStats
5 4 (0.058%) Finacle
5 4 (0.058%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.058%) Misys Opics
5 4 (0.058%) RMDS
5 4 (0.058%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.058%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.043%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.043%) Apache OFBiz
6 3 (0.043%) Documaker
6 3 (0.043%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.043%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 3 (0.043%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.043%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1465 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
2 212 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 203 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
4 190 (2.75%) GitHub
5 167 (2.41%) SaaS
6 142 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 128 (1.85%) PaaS
8 112 (1.62%) Amazon S3
8 112 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 102 (1.47%) IaaS
10 83 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 72 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 56 (0.81%) Route 53
13 54 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
14 47 (0.68%) Google App Engine
15 35 (0.51%) OpenShift
16 33 (0.48%) Heroku
17 28 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 27 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
19 26 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 284 (4.11%) Firewall
2 265 (3.83%) DNS
3 251 (3.63%) HTTP
4 239 (3.46%) TCP/IP
5 232 (3.35%) Internet
6 112 (1.62%) VPN
7 93 (1.34%) LDAP
8 91 (1.32%) LAN
9 88 (1.27%) SSL
10 84 (1.21%) WAN
11 71 (1.03%) DHCP
12 68 (0.98%) Network Security
13 63 (0.91%) Multicast
13 63 (0.91%) SAN
14 53 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (0.67%) BGP
15 46 (0.67%) SNMP
16 44 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
16 44 (0.64%) SSH
17 43 (0.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1075 (15.54%) Big Data
2 898 (12.98%) MySQL
3 801 (11.58%) Hadoop
4 710 (10.26%) NoSQL
5 656 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
6 579 (8.37%) MongoDB
7 482 (6.97%) SQL Server
8 411 (5.94%) Relational Database
9 307 (4.44%) Apache Hive
10 286 (4.13%) Data Mining
11 278 (4.02%) Redis
12 242 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 179 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
14 146 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
15 127 (1.84%) RDBMS
16 99 (1.43%) HBase
17 94 (1.36%) Neo4j
18 83 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 76 (1.10%) Couchbase
20 75 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1116 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 864 (12.49%) Jenkins
3 327 (4.73%) JIRA
4 253 (3.66%) Selenium
5 237 (3.43%) Subversion
6 210 (3.04%) Maven
7 189 (2.73%) Cucumber
8 150 (2.17%) TeamCity
9 137 (1.98%) Vagrant
10 117 (1.69%) JUnit
11 103 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 99 (1.43%) Grunt
13 89 (1.29%) Jasmine
13 89 (1.29%) RSpec
14 81 (1.17%) Hudson
15 80 (1.16%) Ant
16 71 (1.03%) WebDriver
17 62 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
18 58 (0.84%) gulp
19 49 (0.71%) Gradle
General
1 1768 (25.56%) Finance
2 484 (7.00%) Banking
3 455 (6.58%) Front Office
4 351 (5.07%) Marketing
5 309 (4.47%) Games
6 232 (3.35%) Telecoms
7 209 (3.02%) Law
8 167 (2.41%) Retail
9 163 (2.36%) Advertising
10 144 (2.08%) Investment Banking
11 112 (1.62%) Financial Institution
12 88 (1.27%) Publishing
13 77 (1.11%) Back Office
14 40 (0.58%) Manufacturing
15 36 (0.52%) Legal
16 29 (0.42%) Electronics
17 20 (0.29%) German Language
18 18 (0.26%) French Language
18 18 (0.26%) Online Betting
18 18 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2719 (39.31%) Developer
2 1140 (16.48%) Python Developer
3 652 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 515 (7.45%) Java Developer
5 470 (6.79%) Data Scientist
6 467 (6.75%) Linux Engineer
7 454 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 392 (5.67%) Analyst
9 387 (5.59%) C++ Developer
10 349 (5.05%) Administrator
11 309 (4.47%) Software Engineer
12 293 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 285 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
14 274 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
15 267 (3.86%) Linux Administrator
16 256 (3.70%) Junior
17 247 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
18 222 (3.21%) C# Developer
18 222 (3.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 198 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 878 (12.69%) HTML
2 746 (10.79%) CSS
3 704 (10.18%) Django
4 638 (9.22%) AngularJS
5 577 (8.34%) Web Services
6 526 (7.60%) .NET
7 500 (7.23%) Node.js
8 415 (6.00%) HTML5
9 400 (5.78%) LAMP
10 329 (4.76%) jQuery
11 302 (4.37%) RESTful
12 261 (3.77%) CSS3
13 258 (3.73%) RabbitMQ
14 254 (3.67%) REST
15 229 (3.31%) Flask
16 213 (3.08%) XML
17 210 (3.04%) Spring
18 195 (2.82%) JSON
19 188 (2.72%) React
20 181 (2.62%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1302 (18.82%) Computer Science
2 754 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
3 629 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 500 (7.23%) Algorithms
5 467 (6.75%) Visualisation
6 451 (6.52%) Hedge funds
7 401 (5.80%) Statistics
8 386 (5.58%) Fintech
9 290 (4.19%) Physics
10 216 (3.12%) User Experience
11 210 (3.04%) Derivative
11 210 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 195 (2.82%) Fixed Income
13 179 (2.59%) Mobile App
14 173 (2.50%) Equities
15 165 (2.39%) Data Structures
16 125 (1.81%) Management Information System
17 123 (1.78%) Data Centre
18 95 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
19 71 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2865 (41.42%) Linux
2 1102 (15.93%) Unix
3 729 (10.54%) Windows
4 381 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 304 (4.39%) CentOS
6 281 (4.06%) Ubuntu
7 187 (2.70%) Windows Server
8 140 (2.02%) Android
9 134 (1.94%) Apple iOS
10 123 (1.78%) Debian
11 93 (1.34%) Solaris
12 46 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 46 (0.67%) SUSE
12 46 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (0.59%) AIX
14 24 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
14 24 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
14 24 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 19 (0.27%) FreeBSD
16 18 (0.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2173 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1423 (20.57%) DevOps
3 1001 (14.47%) TDD
4 969 (14.01%) Analytics
5 931 (13.46%) Software Engineering
6 838 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 785 (11.35%) Machine Learning
8 638 (9.22%) Scrum
9 631 (9.12%) OO
10 629 (9.09%) Open Source
11 585 (8.46%) Configuration Management
12 468 (6.77%) E-Commerce
13 403 (5.83%) BDD
14 381 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
15 349 (5.05%) Low Latency
16 335 (4.84%) Multithreading
17 334 (4.83%) Data Analytics
18 318 (4.60%) Web Development
19 291 (4.21%) OOP
20 282 (4.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2581 (37.31%) Java
2 2026 (29.29%) SQL
3 1615 (23.35%) Ruby
4 1536 (22.21%) JavaScript
5 1426 (20.62%) C++
6 1280 (18.51%) Perl
7 1097 (15.86%) Bash Shell
8 945 (13.66%) PHP
9 888 (12.84%) C#
10 669 (9.67%) R
11 644 (9.31%) Scala
12 352 (5.09%) C
13 312 (4.51%) PowerShell
14 311 (4.50%) Shell Script
15 248 (3.59%) MATLAB
16 242 (3.50%) Go
17 126 (1.82%) Clojure
18 125 (1.81%) VBA
19 92 (1.33%) T-SQL
20 90 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1473 (21.30%) Degree
2 396 (5.73%) PhD
3 112 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 104 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 58 (0.84%) CCNP
7 55 (0.80%) CCNA
8 54 (0.78%) CISSP
9 39 (0.56%) CEH
10 36 (0.52%) SANS
11 29 (0.42%) GIAC
12 26 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (0.32%) AWS Certification
13 22 (0.32%) CCIP
13 22 (0.32%) CREST Certified
13 22 (0.32%) SSCP
14 20 (0.29%) DV Cleared
15 19 (0.27%) ISEB
16 16 (0.23%) GCIH
17 15 (0.22%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 380 (5.49%) QA
2 44 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 44 (0.64%) SLA
3 32 (0.46%) SDET
4 23 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.19%) COBIT
6 12 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.087%) DICOM
7 6 (0.087%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.087%) HL7
7 6 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.043%) MiFID
9 1 (0.014%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 592 (8.56%) Docker
2 273 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (1.84%) KVM
4 109 (1.58%) HDFS
5 105 (1.52%) Varnish
6 100 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 92 (1.33%) Active Directory
7 92 (1.33%) Xen
8 67 (0.97%) vSphere
9 66 (0.95%) NFS
10 65 (0.94%) VirtualBox
11 45 (0.65%) XenServer
12 43 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 42 (0.61%) Apache Flume
14 37 (0.53%) Squid
15 36 (0.52%) iptables
16 35 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
17 29 (0.42%) Hyper-V
18 24 (0.35%) Samba
18 24 (0.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1200 (17.35%) Puppet
2 846 (12.23%) Ansible
3 841 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
4 365 (5.28%) Nagios
5 162 (2.34%) Salt
6 147 (2.13%) Kubernetes
7 126 (1.82%) ZABBIX
8 74 (1.07%) HAProxy
8 74 (1.07%) logstash
9 58 (0.84%) Mesos
10 49 (0.71%) Kibana
11 48 (0.69%) Graphite
12 41 (0.59%) Terraform
13 39 (0.56%) Packer
14 37 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
15 35 (0.51%) Control-M
15 35 (0.51%) Tivoli
16 34 (0.49%) Oozie
17 29 (0.42%) Cobbler
18 28 (0.40%) Cacti
Vendors
1 527 (7.62%) Red Hat
2 503 (7.27%) Oracle
3 427 (6.17%) VMware
4 284 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 232 (3.35%) Google
6 187 (2.70%) Cisco
7 186 (2.69%) Tableau
8 164 (2.37%) Splunk
9 92 (1.33%) IBM
10 91 (1.32%) Cloudera
11 87 (1.26%) Hortonworks
12 80 (1.16%) Rackspace
13 77 (1.11%) HP
14 74 (1.07%) Sybase
15 72 (1.04%) Facebook
16 67 (0.97%) SaltStack
17 65 (0.94%) Atlassian
18 61 (0.88%) New Relic
19 60 (0.87%) AppDynamics
20 58 (0.84%) SAP
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum FantasticRole
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £69000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago