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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 35 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 3589 2753 2661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.53% 6.17% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.71% 11.88% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 2349 2213
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 £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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
22844 23179 26697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.31% 51.94% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20109 19847 22717
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +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 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 5 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 5 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 +16 700 £60,000 +4.34% 96
Mayfair 0 9 £100,000 +150.00%
Hounslow 0 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hammersmith +4 7 £40,000 -36.00%
Westminster -7 7 £85,000 +29.77%
Bromley - 7 £52,500 -
Chiswick +2 6 £47,250 -21.25%
Croydon 0 4 - -
Brentford - 4 £56,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £26,500 -33.75% 3
Isleworth - 3 £50,000 - 2
Harrow +1 2 £55,000 - 1
Enfield - 2 £56,250 -
Twickenham +3 1 £62,500 +38.88%
Southwark - 1 £32,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £67,500 -
Northwood - 1 £57,500 -
Orpington - 1 £42,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 2820 (39.41%) Linux
2 2685 (37.52%) Java
3 2235 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
4 2082 (29.09%) SQL
5 1890 (26.41%) Finance
6 1643 (22.96%) Ruby
7 1585 (22.15%) JavaScript
8 1557 (21.76%) Degree
9 1533 (21.42%) C++
10 1390 (19.42%) Computer Science
11 1353 (18.91%) DevOps
12 1333 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
13 1331 (18.60%) Perl
14 1132 (15.82%) Puppet
15 1122 (15.68%) Unix
16 1112 (15.54%) Bash Shell
17 1111 (15.53%) Big Data
18 1105 (15.44%) Git (software)
19 1041 (14.55%) Software Engineering
20 1023 (14.30%) PHP
21 1022 (14.28%) C#
22 1020 (14.25%) Analytics
23 991 (13.85%) TDD
24 948 (13.25%) MySQL
25 910 (12.72%) Hadoop
26 899 (12.56%) HTML
27 808 (11.29%) Windows
27 808 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
28 788 (11.01%) Machine Learning
29 785 (10.97%) Opscode Chef

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
1 649 (9.07%) Apache
2 525 (7.34%) Apache Spark
3 496 (6.93%) Node.js
4 446 (6.23%) Tomcat
5 311 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 252 (3.52%) nginx
7 190 (2.66%) SAS
8 189 (2.64%) OpenStack
9 161 (2.25%) Apache Pig
10 159 (2.22%) JBoss
11 131 (1.83%) IIS
12 101 (1.41%) Confluence
13 95 (1.33%) Jetty
14 85 (1.19%) WebLogic
15 74 (1.03%) Apache Solr
16 72 (1.01%) WebSphere
17 69 (0.96%) CMS
18 36 (0.50%) Drupal
18 36 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
19 22 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 155 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 98 (1.37%) SPSS
3 55 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 45 (0.63%) MS Office
5 24 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.29%) Gliffy
6 21 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
7 18 (0.25%) Maya
8 14 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 13 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
9 13 (0.18%) Mathematica
9 13 (0.18%) MODO
10 11 (0.15%) Gephi
10 11 (0.15%) LaTeX
10 11 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (0.15%) Weka
11 10 (0.14%) GNU Octave
12 5 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.042%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.24%) Odoo
3 6 (0.084%) Magento
3 6 (0.084%) Toggl
4 5 (0.070%) ReMetrica
4 5 (0.070%) RMDS
5 4 (0.056%) Finacle
5 4 (0.056%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.056%) Misys Opics
5 4 (0.056%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.042%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.042%) Documaker
6 3 (0.042%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.042%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 3 (0.042%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.042%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.042%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.014%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.014%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1333 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (2.54%) GitHub
3 181 (2.53%) SaaS
4 178 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 173 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
6 140 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 125 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 112 (1.57%) PaaS
9 110 (1.54%) IaaS
10 91 (1.27%) Amazon S3
11 79 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 74 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 65 (0.91%) Google App Engine
14 46 (0.64%) Route 53
15 42 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
16 31 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
17 27 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 26 (0.36%) Heroku
19 20 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 20 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 260 (3.63%) Firewall
2 242 (3.38%) DNS
3 241 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 234 (3.27%) Internet
5 223 (3.12%) HTTP
6 93 (1.30%) VPN
7 91 (1.27%) LDAP
7 91 (1.27%) SSL
8 77 (1.08%) LAN
9 69 (0.96%) Multicast
10 65 (0.91%) Network Security
11 64 (0.89%) WAN
12 61 (0.85%) DHCP
13 58 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
14 57 (0.80%) SAN
15 54 (0.75%) SNMP
16 52 (0.73%) BGP
17 50 (0.70%) Broadband
18 49 (0.68%) VLAN
19 47 (0.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1111 (15.53%) Big Data
2 948 (13.25%) MySQL
3 910 (12.72%) Hadoop
4 742 (10.37%) NoSQL
5 687 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
6 603 (8.43%) MongoDB
7 521 (7.28%) SQL Server
8 406 (5.67%) Relational Database
9 314 (4.39%) Apache Hive
10 306 (4.28%) Redis
11 269 (3.76%) Data Mining
12 260 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 199 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
14 131 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
15 120 (1.68%) HBase
16 117 (1.63%) RDBMS
17 108 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 102 (1.43%) Couchbase
19 87 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 86 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1105 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 756 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 307 (4.29%) JIRA
4 283 (3.95%) Selenium
5 247 (3.45%) Subversion
6 234 (3.27%) Maven
7 180 (2.52%) Cucumber
8 144 (2.01%) TeamCity
9 143 (2.00%) Vagrant
10 142 (1.98%) JUnit
11 94 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 93 (1.30%) Jasmine
13 91 (1.27%) Hudson
13 91 (1.27%) RSpec
14 86 (1.20%) Grunt
15 85 (1.19%) Ant
16 80 (1.12%) WebDriver
17 64 (0.89%) gulp
18 60 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
19 46 (0.64%) Gerrit
General
1 1890 (26.41%) Finance
2 493 (6.89%) Banking
3 486 (6.79%) Front Office
4 326 (4.56%) Marketing
5 324 (4.53%) Games
6 238 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 204 (2.85%) Law
8 153 (2.14%) Advertising
9 150 (2.10%) Retail
10 140 (1.96%) Investment Banking
11 108 (1.51%) Financial Institution
12 80 (1.12%) Back Office
13 63 (0.88%) Publishing
14 38 (0.53%) Legal
15 36 (0.50%) Electronics
15 36 (0.50%) Manufacturing
16 31 (0.43%) Online Betting
17 24 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.28%) French Language
19 19 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2886 (40.33%) Developer
2 1219 (17.03%) Python Developer
3 604 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 545 (7.62%) Java Developer
5 498 (6.96%) Linux Engineer
6 463 (6.47%) Data Scientist
7 444 (6.20%) Senior Developer
8 420 (5.87%) Administrator
9 412 (5.76%) Analyst
10 410 (5.73%) C++ Developer
11 336 (4.70%) Systems Administrator
12 322 (4.50%) Software Engineer
13 320 (4.47%) Linux Administrator
14 301 (4.21%) C# Developer
15 288 (4.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 280 (3.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 278 (3.88%) Junior
18 242 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
19 224 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
20 204 (2.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 899 (12.56%) HTML
2 751 (10.49%) CSS
3 712 (9.95%) Django
4 602 (8.41%) Web Services
5 600 (8.38%) .NET
6 592 (8.27%) AngularJS
7 416 (5.81%) HTML5
8 398 (5.56%) LAMP
9 379 (5.30%) jQuery
10 294 (4.11%) RESTful
11 265 (3.70%) CSS3
12 253 (3.54%) REST
13 250 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
14 240 (3.35%) Flask
15 229 (3.20%) XML
16 210 (2.93%) Spring
17 205 (2.86%) NumPy
18 189 (2.64%) JSON
19 180 (2.52%) Backbone.js
20 161 (2.25%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 1390 (19.42%) Computer Science
2 729 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 663 (9.26%) Mathematics
4 594 (8.30%) Algorithms
5 531 (7.42%) Hedge funds
6 513 (7.17%) Visualisation
7 394 (5.51%) Statistics
8 367 (5.13%) Fintech
9 295 (4.12%) Physics
10 236 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 214 (2.99%) User Experience
12 213 (2.98%) Equities
13 210 (2.93%) Fixed Income
14 199 (2.78%) Data Structures
15 177 (2.47%) Derivative
16 162 (2.26%) Mobile App
17 131 (1.83%) Management Information System
18 123 (1.72%) Data Centre
19 97 (1.36%) Artificial Intelligence
20 77 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2820 (39.41%) Linux
2 1122 (15.68%) Unix
3 808 (11.29%) Windows
4 386 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 316 (4.42%) CentOS
6 280 (3.91%) Ubuntu
7 182 (2.54%) Windows Server
8 168 (2.35%) Android
9 156 (2.18%) Apple iOS
10 141 (1.97%) Debian
11 64 (0.89%) Solaris
12 56 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 52 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 42 (0.59%) Windows Phone
15 41 (0.57%) SUSE
16 33 (0.46%) AIX
17 29 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 27 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
19 18 (0.25%) Fedora
20 16 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2235 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1353 (18.91%) DevOps
3 1041 (14.55%) Software Engineering
4 1020 (14.25%) Analytics
5 991 (13.85%) TDD
6 808 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
7 788 (11.01%) Machine Learning
8 694 (9.70%) Open Source
9 684 (9.56%) OO
10 626 (8.75%) Scrum
11 506 (7.07%) E-Commerce
12 502 (7.02%) Configuration Management
13 409 (5.72%) BDD
14 402 (5.62%) Low Latency
15 386 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
16 367 (5.13%) Multithreading
17 317 (4.43%) Data Analytics
18 311 (4.35%) Web Development
19 296 (4.14%) OOP
20 289 (4.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2685 (37.52%) Java
2 2082 (29.09%) SQL
3 1643 (22.96%) Ruby
4 1585 (22.15%) JavaScript
5 1533 (21.42%) C++
6 1331 (18.60%) Perl
7 1112 (15.54%) Bash Shell
8 1023 (14.30%) PHP
9 1022 (14.28%) C#
10 739 (10.33%) R
11 634 (8.86%) Scala
12 392 (5.48%) C
13 309 (4.32%) PowerShell
13 309 (4.32%) Shell Script
14 250 (3.49%) Go
15 245 (3.42%) MATLAB
16 116 (1.62%) Clojure
17 106 (1.48%) VBA
18 97 (1.36%) T-SQL
19 80 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1557 (21.76%) Degree
2 419 (5.86%) PhD
3 126 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 101 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 77 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 63 (0.88%) CCNP
7 59 (0.82%) CCNA
8 35 (0.49%) CISSP
9 32 (0.45%) AWS Certification
10 30 (0.42%) CEH
11 28 (0.39%) CREST Certified
11 28 (0.39%) GIAC
12 23 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (0.32%) SANS
13 22 (0.31%) DV Cleared
14 21 (0.29%) ISEB
15 20 (0.28%) OSCP
16 15 (0.21%) CCIP
16 15 (0.21%) SSCP
17 14 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 391 (5.46%) QA
2 51 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 44 (0.61%) SDET
3 44 (0.61%) SLA
4 26 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.14%) COBIT
7 7 (0.098%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.084%) DICOM
8 6 (0.084%) HL7
9 4 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.042%) GCP
11 2 (0.028%) MiFID
12 1 (0.014%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.014%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.014%) EMIR
12 1 (0.014%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.014%) ISO27002
System Software
1 529 (7.39%) Docker
2 270 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (2.11%) Varnish
4 140 (1.96%) KVM
5 126 (1.76%) Active Directory
6 113 (1.58%) HDFS
7 99 (1.38%) Xen
8 70 (0.98%) NFS
9 58 (0.81%) vSphere
10 54 (0.75%) iptables
11 48 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 47 (0.66%) VirtualBox
13 46 (0.64%) XenServer
14 43 (0.60%) Apache Flume
15 40 (0.56%) Squid
15 40 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
16 29 (0.41%) Samba
17 24 (0.34%) VMware ESX
18 21 (0.29%) Hyper-V
19 19 (0.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1132 (15.82%) Puppet
2 785 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
3 730 (10.20%) Ansible
4 380 (5.31%) Nagios
5 132 (1.84%) ZABBIX
6 131 (1.83%) Salt
7 97 (1.36%) Kubernetes
8 75 (1.05%) Mesos
9 70 (0.98%) logstash
10 58 (0.81%) Kibana
11 53 (0.74%) Graphite
12 49 (0.68%) HAProxy
13 40 (0.56%) Terraform
14 35 (0.49%) Cobbler
14 35 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
15 34 (0.48%) Tivoli
16 32 (0.45%) Cacti
17 30 (0.42%) Oozie
18 29 (0.41%) Control-M
19 26 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 532 (7.43%) Oracle
2 521 (7.28%) Red Hat
3 435 (6.08%) VMware
4 284 (3.97%) Microsoft
5 256 (3.58%) Google
6 201 (2.81%) Tableau
7 193 (2.70%) Cisco
8 168 (2.35%) Splunk
9 109 (1.52%) Sybase
10 102 (1.43%) Facebook
11 82 (1.15%) Hortonworks
12 79 (1.10%) New Relic
13 75 (1.05%) IBM
13 75 (1.05%) Rackspace
14 73 (1.02%) Cloudera
14 73 (1.02%) HP
15 64 (0.89%) F5
16 62 (0.87%) SaltStack
17 61 (0.85%) AppDynamics
18 57 (0.80%) Atlassian
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Salary: Based on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Levy Associates Ltd
Salary: Equity + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
North Starr
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Levy Associates Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 (dependant on location and grade)
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Options
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum +PACKAGE
Posted: 21 hours ago