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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 3433 2859 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.51% 6.43% 5.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.64% 12.26% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 2414 2346
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
21948 23322 27028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.44% 52.45% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19347 19978 23301
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 £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +14 642 £60,000 +4.34% 113
Hounslow +7 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Mayfair -1 8 £105,000 +162.50%
Westminster -8 8 £85,000 +29.77%
Hammersmith +8 7 £40,000 -20.39%
Chiswick +5 5 £42,000 -30.00% 1
Croydon -2 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Kingston Upon Thames +8 3 - -
Bromley - 3 £52,500 - 1
Harrow +2 2 £55,000 -
Isleworth - 2 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £38,750 - 3
Brentford - 2 £56,250 - 1
Northwood - 1 £57,500 -
Orpington - 1 £42,500 - 1
Southwark - 1 £32,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2806 (40.41%) Linux
2 2582 (37.19%) Java
3 2163 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 2019 (29.08%) SQL
5 1769 (25.48%) Finance
6 1586 (22.84%) Ruby
7 1510 (21.75%) Degree
8 1509 (21.73%) JavaScript
9 1478 (21.29%) C++
10 1359 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
11 1355 (19.52%) Computer Science
12 1350 (19.44%) DevOps
13 1268 (18.26%) Perl
14 1139 (16.41%) Puppet
15 1099 (15.83%) Unix
16 1089 (15.68%) Bash Shell
17 1083 (15.60%) Big Data
18 1075 (15.48%) Git (software)
19 989 (14.24%) Software Engineering
20 988 (14.23%) TDD
21 981 (14.13%) PHP
22 966 (13.91%) Analytics
23 930 (13.39%) C#
24 911 (13.12%) MySQL
25 861 (12.40%) HTML
26 844 (12.16%) Hadoop
27 824 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
28 804 (11.58%) Machine Learning
29 803 (11.57%) Opscode Chef
30 798 (11.49%) Jenkins

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
1 633 (9.12%) Apache
2 519 (7.48%) Apache Spark
3 483 (6.96%) Node.js
4 439 (6.32%) Tomcat
5 287 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
6 240 (3.46%) nginx
7 189 (2.72%) SAS
8 176 (2.53%) OpenStack
9 144 (2.07%) Apache Pig
10 143 (2.06%) JBoss
11 129 (1.86%) IIS
12 99 (1.43%) Jetty
13 97 (1.40%) Confluence
14 95 (1.37%) WebLogic
15 81 (1.17%) Apache Solr
16 71 (1.02%) CMS
17 70 (1.01%) WebSphere
18 38 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
19 29 (0.42%) Drupal
20 24 (0.35%) CloudStack
Applications
1 152 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 106 (1.53%) SPSS
3 49 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 46 (0.66%) MS Office
5 23 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.30%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 17 (0.24%) Maya
8 13 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
8 13 (0.19%) MODO
9 12 (0.17%) Mathematica
9 12 (0.17%) MS Visio
10 10 (0.14%) Gephi
10 10 (0.14%) Weka
11 9 (0.13%) GNU Octave
12 8 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
13 5 (0.072%) LaTeX
14 4 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.22%) Odoo
3 7 (0.10%) ReMetrica
4 4 (0.058%) Finacle
4 4 (0.058%) Front Arena
4 4 (0.058%) Misys Opics
4 4 (0.058%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.043%) Adaptiv
5 3 (0.043%) Documaker
5 3 (0.043%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.043%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 3 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.043%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.043%) Toggl
5 3 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.029%) Apache OFBiz
6 2 (0.029%) Magento
6 2 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.014%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1359 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 185 (2.66%) GitHub
4 178 (2.56%) SaaS
5 167 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
6 139 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 121 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 114 (1.64%) PaaS
9 96 (1.38%) IaaS
10 88 (1.27%) Amazon S3
11 78 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 72 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 57 (0.82%) Google App Engine
14 49 (0.71%) Route 53
15 44 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
16 30 (0.43%) Heroku
17 26 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 26 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
17 26 (0.37%) OpenShift
17 26 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 271 (3.90%) Firewall
2 264 (3.80%) DNS
3 240 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 239 (3.44%) HTTP
5 235 (3.38%) Internet
6 103 (1.48%) VPN
7 94 (1.35%) LDAP
8 91 (1.31%) SSL
9 83 (1.20%) LAN
10 71 (1.02%) WAN
11 67 (0.97%) Multicast
11 67 (0.97%) Network Security
12 66 (0.95%) DHCP
13 59 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
14 58 (0.84%) SAN
15 51 (0.73%) SNMP
16 46 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
17 45 (0.65%) BGP
17 45 (0.65%) Broadband
18 44 (0.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1083 (15.60%) Big Data
2 911 (13.12%) MySQL
3 844 (12.16%) Hadoop
4 736 (10.60%) NoSQL
5 663 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
6 581 (8.37%) MongoDB
7 497 (7.16%) SQL Server
8 400 (5.76%) Relational Database
9 290 (4.18%) Redis
10 288 (4.15%) Apache Hive
11 274 (3.95%) Data Mining
12 245 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 192 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
14 130 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
15 114 (1.64%) RDBMS
16 106 (1.53%) HBase
17 95 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 90 (1.30%) Couchbase
19 85 (1.22%) Neo4j
20 81 (1.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1075 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 798 (11.49%) Jenkins
3 306 (4.41%) JIRA
4 256 (3.69%) Selenium
5 238 (3.43%) Subversion
6 220 (3.17%) Maven
7 177 (2.55%) Cucumber
8 144 (2.07%) Vagrant
9 141 (2.03%) TeamCity
10 122 (1.76%) JUnit
11 93 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 90 (1.30%) Grunt
13 89 (1.28%) RSpec
14 84 (1.21%) Jasmine
15 81 (1.17%) Ant
16 77 (1.11%) Hudson
17 73 (1.05%) WebDriver
18 59 (0.85%) gulp
19 52 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
20 47 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 1769 (25.48%) Finance
2 461 (6.64%) Banking
3 460 (6.63%) Front Office
4 331 (4.77%) Marketing
5 308 (4.44%) Games
6 230 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 213 (3.07%) Law
8 152 (2.19%) Advertising
9 144 (2.07%) Retail
10 142 (2.05%) Investment Banking
11 103 (1.48%) Financial Institution
12 82 (1.18%) Back Office
13 69 (0.99%) Publishing
14 41 (0.59%) Legal
15 33 (0.48%) Electronics
15 33 (0.48%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.30%) French Language
17 20 (0.29%) Online Betting
17 20 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2768 (39.87%) Developer
2 1167 (16.81%) Python Developer
3 599 (8.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 518 (7.46%) Java Developer
5 477 (6.87%) Linux Engineer
6 463 (6.67%) Data Scientist
7 454 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 409 (5.89%) C++ Developer
9 398 (5.73%) Analyst
10 384 (5.53%) Administrator
11 307 (4.42%) Software Engineer
12 303 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
13 295 (4.25%) Linux Administrator
14 285 (4.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 266 (3.83%) C# Developer
16 254 (3.66%) Junior
17 252 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
17 252 (3.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 217 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
19 192 (2.77%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 861 (12.40%) HTML
2 729 (10.50%) CSS
3 698 (10.05%) Django
4 611 (8.80%) AngularJS
5 585 (8.43%) Web Services
6 546 (7.86%) .NET
7 411 (5.92%) HTML5
8 393 (5.66%) LAMP
9 343 (4.94%) jQuery
10 297 (4.28%) RESTful
11 265 (3.82%) CSS3
12 255 (3.67%) RabbitMQ
13 242 (3.49%) Flask
14 239 (3.44%) REST
15 208 (3.00%) XML
16 205 (2.95%) Spring
17 197 (2.84%) NumPy
18 180 (2.59%) JSON
19 178 (2.56%) Backbone.js
20 156 (2.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1355 (19.52%) Computer Science
2 722 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 636 (9.16%) Mathematics
4 547 (7.88%) Algorithms
5 496 (7.14%) Visualisation
6 486 (7.00%) Hedge funds
7 399 (5.75%) Statistics
8 385 (5.55%) Fintech
9 285 (4.10%) Physics
10 218 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 203 (2.92%) User Experience
12 201 (2.90%) Fixed Income
13 191 (2.75%) Data Structures
14 186 (2.68%) Equities
15 184 (2.65%) Derivative
16 167 (2.41%) Mobile App
17 122 (1.76%) Management Information System
18 120 (1.73%) Data Centre
19 106 (1.53%) Artificial Intelligence
20 73 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2806 (40.41%) Linux
2 1099 (15.83%) Unix
3 760 (10.95%) Windows
4 393 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 304 (4.38%) CentOS
6 271 (3.90%) Ubuntu
7 190 (2.74%) Windows Server
8 155 (2.23%) Android
9 149 (2.15%) Apple iOS
10 133 (1.92%) Debian
11 77 (1.11%) Solaris
12 50 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 49 (0.71%) SUSE
14 45 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 38 (0.55%) AIX
15 38 (0.55%) Windows Phone
16 27 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
17 23 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
18 20 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2163 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1350 (19.44%) DevOps
3 989 (14.24%) Software Engineering
4 988 (14.23%) TDD
5 966 (13.91%) Analytics
6 824 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
7 804 (11.58%) Machine Learning
8 664 (9.56%) OO
9 655 (9.43%) Open Source
10 623 (8.97%) Scrum
11 530 (7.63%) Configuration Management
12 477 (6.87%) E-Commerce
13 387 (5.57%) BDD
14 386 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
15 375 (5.40%) Low Latency
16 356 (5.13%) Multithreading
17 316 (4.55%) Web Development
18 312 (4.49%) Data Analytics
19 291 (4.19%) OOP
20 276 (3.98%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2582 (37.19%) Java
2 2019 (29.08%) SQL
3 1586 (22.84%) Ruby
4 1509 (21.73%) JavaScript
5 1478 (21.29%) C++
6 1268 (18.26%) Perl
7 1089 (15.68%) Bash Shell
8 981 (14.13%) PHP
9 930 (13.39%) C#
10 703 (10.13%) R
11 618 (8.90%) Scala
12 363 (5.23%) C
13 299 (4.31%) Shell Script
14 297 (4.28%) PowerShell
15 241 (3.47%) Go
16 239 (3.44%) MATLAB
17 119 (1.71%) Clojure
18 97 (1.40%) VBA
19 92 (1.33%) T-SQL
20 80 (1.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1510 (21.75%) Degree
2 415 (5.98%) PhD
3 123 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 95 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 58 (0.84%) CCNP
7 55 (0.79%) CCNA
8 40 (0.58%) CISSP
9 34 (0.49%) CEH
10 28 (0.40%) GIAC
11 27 (0.39%) SANS
12 26 (0.37%) CREST Certified
13 25 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (0.32%) AWS Certification
15 21 (0.30%) DV Cleared
16 19 (0.27%) ISEB
17 18 (0.26%) CCIP
17 18 (0.26%) OSCP
17 18 (0.26%) SSCP
18 16 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 372 (5.36%) QA
2 50 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 45 (0.65%) SLA
4 39 (0.56%) SDET
5 21 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.16%) COBIT
8 7 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.086%) DICOM
9 6 (0.086%) HL7
10 3 (0.043%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.029%) MiFID
12 1 (0.014%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.014%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.014%) EMIR
12 1 (0.014%) GCP
12 1 (0.014%) ISO27002
System Software
1 558 (8.04%) Docker
2 277 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (1.84%) KVM
3 128 (1.84%) Varnish
4 115 (1.66%) HDFS
5 110 (1.58%) Active Directory
6 96 (1.38%) Xen
7 72 (1.04%) NFS
8 62 (0.89%) vSphere
9 54 (0.78%) VirtualBox
10 52 (0.75%) iptables
11 50 (0.72%) XenServer
12 48 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 44 (0.63%) Apache Flume
14 43 (0.62%) Squid
15 36 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
16 28 (0.40%) Samba
17 25 (0.36%) Hyper-V
18 23 (0.33%) VMware ESX
19 20 (0.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1139 (16.41%) Puppet
2 803 (11.57%) Opscode Chef
3 774 (11.15%) Ansible
4 376 (5.42%) Nagios
5 148 (2.13%) Salt
6 130 (1.87%) ZABBIX
7 118 (1.70%) Kubernetes
8 81 (1.17%) logstash
9 67 (0.97%) Mesos
10 66 (0.95%) HAProxy
11 55 (0.79%) Kibana
12 48 (0.69%) Graphite
13 46 (0.66%) Terraform
14 36 (0.52%) Tivoli
15 35 (0.50%) Cobbler
15 35 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
16 32 (0.46%) Cacti
16 32 (0.46%) Control-M
17 30 (0.43%) Oozie
18 28 (0.40%) Packer
Vendors
1 529 (7.62%) Red Hat
2 511 (7.36%) Oracle
3 430 (6.19%) VMware
4 289 (4.16%) Microsoft
5 236 (3.40%) Google
6 196 (2.82%) Cisco
7 190 (2.74%) Tableau
8 172 (2.48%) Splunk
9 85 (1.22%) Facebook
10 82 (1.18%) Hortonworks
10 82 (1.18%) IBM
11 81 (1.17%) Sybase
12 77 (1.11%) HP
12 77 (1.11%) Rackspace
13 76 (1.09%) Cloudera
13 76 (1.09%) New Relic
14 63 (0.91%) F5
14 63 (0.91%) SaltStack
15 61 (0.88%) AppDynamics
16 58 (0.84%) Atlassian
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + 100% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Option
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: £Highly competitive + bens
Posted: 2 days ago