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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 19 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Python 3412 3605 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.69% 8.32% 5.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 15.43% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2940 3095 2167
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
19329 23358 22920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.87% 53.91% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16843 20271 19918
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -2 443 £65,000 - 117
Uxbridge +11 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Chiswick +7 17 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Canary Wharf -1 16 £115,000 +64.28%
Bromley +18 14 £37,500 - 1
Surbiton +9 10 £42,500 -
Chessington - 10 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 8 £41,250 -8.33%
Hounslow - 5 £50,000 - 1
Mayfair +8 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Westminster - 3 £40,500 -
Hammersmith +12 2 £63,500 -2.30% 1
Isleworth -1 2 £76,500 +27.50%
Wimbledon -2 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Southwark - 2 £65,000 -
Docklands, London +5 1 £45,000 -28.00%
Greenwich - 1 £65,000 -
Hackney - 1 £47,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 2895 (41.48%) Linux
2 2725 (39.04%) Java
3 2318 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
4 1932 (27.68%) SQL
5 1784 (25.56%) Finance
6 1643 (23.54%) DevOps
7 1549 (22.19%) JavaScript
8 1522 (21.81%) Ruby
9 1498 (21.46%) Amazon AWS
10 1341 (19.21%) Degree
11 1253 (17.95%) C++
12 1242 (17.79%) Bash Shell
13 1231 (17.64%) Puppet
13 1231 (17.64%) Perl
14 1117 (16.00%) Ansible
15 1114 (15.96%) Computer Science
16 1046 (14.99%) Software Engineering
17 1023 (14.66%) Git (software)
18 1011 (14.48%) Opscode Chef
19 1000 (14.33%) Unix
20 986 (14.13%) HTML
21 985 (14.11%) Jenkins
22 970 (13.90%) Big Data
23 933 (13.37%) C#
24 932 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
25 920 (13.18%) Analytics
26 860 (12.32%) TDD
27 831 (11.91%) Windows
28 801 (11.48%) CSS
29 800 (11.46%) Docker

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
1 531 (7.61%) Apache
2 516 (7.39%) Apache Spark
3 394 (5.64%) Elasticsearch
4 338 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 207 (2.97%) SAS
6 189 (2.71%) nginx
7 145 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 138 (1.98%) OpenStack
9 136 (1.95%) IIS
10 134 (1.92%) Confluence
11 126 (1.81%) Jetty
12 107 (1.53%) Apache Pig
13 104 (1.49%) Apache Solr
14 103 (1.48%) JBoss
15 78 (1.12%) WebLogic
16 76 (1.09%) CMS
17 35 (0.50%) MQSeries
18 32 (0.46%) CloudStack
19 23 (0.33%) Hubot
19 23 (0.33%) IPython
Applications
1 115 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 98 (1.40%) SPSS
3 48 (0.69%) MS Office
4 24 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.24%) FrameMaker
6 16 (0.23%) GNU Octave
6 16 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.11%) Autodesk Smoke
8 8 (0.11%) Baselight
8 8 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
9 7 (0.10%) Autodesk Flame
9 7 (0.10%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.086%) EViews
10 6 (0.086%) Gephi
11 4 (0.057%) Stata
12 3 (0.043%) NUKE
13 2 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.029%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.029%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.21%) FastStats
3 14 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.16%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 9 (0.13%) Summit
6 8 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 8 (0.11%) Odoo
6 8 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.11%) RMDS
7 6 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.086%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 5 (0.072%) Front Arena
9 4 (0.057%) FLEXCUBE
9 4 (0.057%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.043%) ReMetrica
11 2 (0.029%) Endur
11 2 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.029%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 1 (0.014%) PeopleSoft CRM
12 1 (0.014%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 1498 (21.46%) Amazon AWS
2 323 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 238 (3.41%) SaaS
4 201 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 171 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
6 155 (2.22%) GitHub
7 139 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
8 115 (1.65%) Amazon S3
9 101 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
10 94 (1.35%) PaaS
11 67 (0.96%) IaaS
12 52 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
13 48 (0.69%) Slack
14 45 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 39 (0.56%) CloudBees
16 38 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 36 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
18 34 (0.49%) Heroku
19 32 (0.46%) Google App Engine
20 30 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 237 (3.40%) Firewall
1 237 (3.40%) TCP/IP
2 220 (3.15%) Internet
3 218 (3.12%) DNS
4 147 (2.11%) HTTP
5 89 (1.28%) Network Security
6 79 (1.13%) BGP
6 79 (1.13%) VPN
7 75 (1.07%) SAN
8 74 (1.06%) LDAP
9 63 (0.90%) DHCP
10 59 (0.85%) WAN
11 58 (0.83%) MPLS
12 57 (0.82%) SSL
13 48 (0.69%) LAN
14 46 (0.66%) Broadband
15 41 (0.59%) Kerberos
15 41 (0.59%) OSPF
15 41 (0.59%) SNMP
16 40 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 970 (13.90%) Big Data
2 739 (10.59%) NoSQL
3 730 (10.46%) MySQL
4 723 (10.36%) Hadoop
5 572 (8.19%) PostgreSQL
6 567 (8.12%) MongoDB
7 510 (7.31%) Relational Database
8 416 (5.96%) SQL Server
9 313 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 283 (4.05%) Redis
11 214 (3.07%) Apache Hive
12 212 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
13 177 (2.54%) Data Mining
14 170 (2.44%) RDBMS
15 132 (1.89%) HBase
16 123 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
17 92 (1.32%) Neo4j
18 88 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
19 74 (1.06%) Oracle Database
20 69 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1023 (14.66%) Git (software)
2 985 (14.11%) Jenkins
3 442 (6.33%) JIRA
4 327 (4.68%) Selenium
5 250 (3.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 228 (3.27%) Subversion
7 198 (2.84%) Maven
8 194 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 189 (2.71%) TeamCity
10 143 (2.05%) JUnit
11 132 (1.89%) Vagrant
12 87 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
13 81 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 74 (1.06%) Travis CI
15 71 (1.02%) WebDriver
16 67 (0.96%) JMeter
17 66 (0.95%) Jasmine
18 63 (0.90%) Hudson
19 62 (0.89%) Ant
19 62 (0.89%) Appium
General
1 1784 (25.56%) Finance
2 688 (9.86%) Banking
3 357 (5.11%) Front Office
4 338 (4.84%) Marketing
5 285 (4.08%) Retail
6 247 (3.54%) Games
7 230 (3.30%) Telecoms
8 203 (2.91%) Investment Banking
9 132 (1.89%) Advertising
10 125 (1.79%) Publishing
11 113 (1.62%) Law
12 101 (1.45%) Financial Institution
13 93 (1.33%) Legal
14 81 (1.16%) Back Office
15 26 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 23 (0.33%) Electronics
17 20 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.27%) German Language
18 19 (0.27%) Music Industry
19 17 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2698 (38.65%) Developer
2 1105 (15.83%) Python Developer
3 816 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 628 (9.00%) Java Developer
5 471 (6.75%) Linux Engineer
6 423 (6.06%) Data Scientist
7 399 (5.72%) Software Engineer
8 371 (5.32%) Senior Developer
9 355 (5.09%) C++ Developer
10 340 (4.87%) Analyst
11 287 (4.11%) Junior
12 270 (3.87%) AWS Engineer
13 260 (3.72%) Administrator
14 234 (3.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 222 (3.18%) Architect
16 216 (3.09%) AWS DevOps
17 215 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
18 209 (2.99%) Data Engineer
19 201 (2.88%) Linux Administrator
19 201 (2.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 986 (14.13%) HTML
2 801 (11.48%) CSS
3 678 (9.71%) Django
4 623 (8.93%) AngularJS
5 573 (8.21%) Web Services
6 537 (7.69%) .NET
7 508 (7.28%) Node.js
8 352 (5.04%) REST
9 350 (5.01%) HTML5
10 310 (4.44%) React
11 270 (3.87%) RESTful
12 269 (3.85%) Flask
13 261 (3.74%) Spring
14 255 (3.65%) LAMP
15 249 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
16 244 (3.50%) XML
17 223 (3.19%) CSS3
18 205 (2.94%) jQuery
19 180 (2.58%) SOAP
20 162 (2.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1114 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 603 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 558 (7.99%) Mathematics
4 469 (6.72%) Algorithms
5 388 (5.56%) Fintech
6 342 (4.90%) Hedge funds
7 336 (4.81%) Statistics
8 325 (4.66%) Visualisation
9 221 (3.17%) Mobile App
9 221 (3.17%) Physics
10 203 (2.91%) User Experience
11 192 (2.75%) Fixed Income
11 192 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 164 (2.35%) Data Structures
12 164 (2.35%) Derivative
13 143 (2.05%) Data Centre
14 128 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
14 128 (1.83%) Equities
15 120 (1.72%) Management Information System
16 97 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2895 (41.48%) Linux
2 1000 (14.33%) Unix
3 831 (11.91%) Windows
4 319 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 280 (4.01%) CentOS
6 249 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 120 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 118 (1.69%) Android
9 110 (1.58%) Windows Server
10 96 (1.38%) Debian
11 76 (1.09%) Solaris
12 53 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 51 (0.73%) CoreOS
14 32 (0.46%) AIX
15 20 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (0.26%) Fedora
18 11 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
18 11 (0.16%) Mac OS
19 8 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2318 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1643 (23.54%) DevOps
3 1046 (14.99%) Software Engineering
4 932 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
5 920 (13.18%) Analytics
6 860 (12.32%) TDD
7 698 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 680 (9.74%) Machine Learning
9 659 (9.44%) OO
10 632 (9.05%) Open Source
11 601 (8.61%) Scrum
12 442 (6.33%) E-Commerce
13 369 (5.29%) BDD
14 365 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
15 356 (5.10%) OOP
16 353 (5.06%) Continuous Delivery
17 340 (4.87%) Web Development
18 339 (4.86%) Mentoring
19 326 (4.67%) Microservices
20 315 (4.51%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2725 (39.04%) Java
2 1932 (27.68%) SQL
3 1549 (22.19%) JavaScript
4 1522 (21.81%) Ruby
5 1253 (17.95%) C++
6 1242 (17.79%) Bash Shell
7 1231 (17.64%) Perl
8 933 (13.37%) C#
9 780 (11.17%) Scala
10 684 (9.80%) PHP
11 570 (8.17%) R
12 446 (6.39%) Go
13 419 (6.00%) C
14 394 (5.64%) PowerShell
15 291 (4.17%) Shell Script
16 154 (2.21%) MATLAB
17 148 (2.12%) Groovy
18 120 (1.72%) VBA
19 85 (1.22%) Clojure
20 84 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1341 (19.21%) Degree
2 318 (4.56%) PhD
3 102 (1.46%) CISSP
4 73 (1.05%) CEH
5 69 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (0.77%) Security Cleared
7 52 (0.74%) AWS Certification
8 47 (0.67%) CISA
9 31 (0.44%) CREST Certified
10 29 (0.42%) CCNA
11 28 (0.40%) SANS
12 26 (0.37%) CCSP
13 23 (0.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 23 (0.33%) OSCP
14 22 (0.32%) CCNP
14 22 (0.32%) ISEB
15 19 (0.27%) GIAC
16 18 (0.26%) ISTQB
17 15 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 437 (6.26%) QA
2 49 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 43 (0.62%) SLA
4 42 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 38 (0.54%) SDET
6 35 (0.50%) COBIT
7 28 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 27 (0.39%) GCP
9 8 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 7 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.086%) GPG13
12 5 (0.072%) MiFID
13 3 (0.043%) SNOMED CT
14 2 (0.029%) Actionable Recommendations
14 2 (0.029%) FATCA
14 2 (0.029%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.029%) JTAG
15 1 (0.014%) Dodd-Frank
15 1 (0.014%) ISO27005
15 1 (0.014%) WAI
System Software
1 800 (11.46%) Docker
2 234 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (1.33%) Varnish
4 81 (1.16%) Active Directory
5 71 (1.02%) Xen
6 63 (0.90%) vSphere
7 61 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
8 53 (0.76%) Hyper-V
9 52 (0.74%) KVM
10 46 (0.66%) Apache Flume
11 43 (0.62%) HDFS
12 36 (0.52%) VirtualBox
13 31 (0.44%) NFS
14 29 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 29 (0.42%) Snort
15 21 (0.30%) XenServer
16 17 (0.24%) iptables
17 16 (0.23%) LXC
18 13 (0.19%) QEMU
18 13 (0.19%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1231 (17.64%) Puppet
2 1117 (16.00%) Ansible
3 1011 (14.48%) Opscode Chef
4 256 (3.67%) Nagios
5 234 (3.35%) Kubernetes
6 172 (2.46%) Salt
7 135 (1.93%) Terraform
8 89 (1.28%) Graphite
9 83 (1.19%) Mesos
10 81 (1.16%) ZABBIX
11 73 (1.05%) Kibana
12 55 (0.79%) logstash
13 52 (0.74%) Packer
14 42 (0.60%) Rundeck
15 38 (0.54%) HAProxy
15 38 (0.54%) Tivoli
16 29 (0.42%) rkt
17 28 (0.40%) Control-M
18 27 (0.39%) SELinux
19 23 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 482 (6.91%) Oracle
2 414 (5.93%) Red Hat
3 313 (4.48%) VMware
4 298 (4.27%) Google
5 224 (3.21%) Microsoft
6 191 (2.74%) Splunk
7 168 (2.41%) Tableau
8 158 (2.26%) Sybase
9 141 (2.02%) Cisco
10 133 (1.91%) Atlassian
11 105 (1.50%) IBM
12 85 (1.22%) HP
13 76 (1.09%) TIBCO
14 74 (1.06%) New Relic
15 68 (0.97%) SaltStack
16 61 (0.87%) Rackspace
17 55 (0.79%) Cloudera
18 54 (0.77%) SAP
19 53 (0.76%) Adobe
20 51 (0.73%) AppDynamics
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Share options
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65'000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + 12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Career & Travel
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 54 minutes ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K +Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago