The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 516 575 623
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 434 319 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 357 269 261
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Python Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer within the UK.

Python Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Python Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Developer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 411 £52,500 +5.00% 69
London +31 310 £55,000 -4.34% 46
City of London +14 63 £65,000 +13.04% 18
South East -38 28 £45,000 -7.69% 4
East of England -3 23 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +3 20 £65,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +15 19 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Cambridge +7 18 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South West -12 18 £50,000 +66.66% 7
North West -9 16 £34,000 +8.80% 5
Somerset - 15 £50,000 - 6
Bath - 13 £50,000 - 5
Cheshire -7 12 £34,000 +8.80% 3
Glasgow +8 11 £65,000 -
Chester -4 10 £34,000 +8.80% 1
Edinburgh -3 9 - - 1
Yorkshire -28 9 £26,000 - 1
Surrey +8 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire -2 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire -3 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £26,000 - 1
Oxford +1 5 £46,250 -5.12% 1
York - 5 £24,500 - 1
Newbury - 5 - -
Guildford +14 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire -22 4 £50,000 - 1
Leeds -28 4 £22,500 -
West Yorkshire -33 4 £22,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £30,500 - 3
Loughborough - 4 £30,500 - 1

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title.

1 936 (100.00%) Python
2 436 (46.58%) Django
3 326 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
4 311 (33.23%) Linux
5 304 (32.48%) C++
6 262 (27.99%) Finance
7 256 (27.35%) Java
8 243 (25.96%) Computer Science
9 237 (25.32%) JavaScript
10 221 (23.61%) Degree
11 205 (21.90%) OO
12 173 (18.48%) HTML
13 166 (17.74%) SQL
14 159 (16.99%) MySQL
15 157 (16.77%) TDD
16 151 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
17 146 (15.60%) Software Engineering
18 142 (15.17%) Git (software)
19 140 (14.96%) jQuery
19 140 (14.96%) CSS
20 120 (12.82%) Front Office
21 119 (12.71%) C#
22 110 (11.75%) Open Source
23 93 (9.94%) Flask
24 90 (9.62%) NoSQL
24 90 (9.62%) Banking
25 81 (8.65%) Mathematics
25 81 (8.65%) AngularJS
26 80 (8.55%) Analytics
27 73 (7.80%) Hedge funds

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (5.98%) Apache
2 40 (4.27%) Node.js
3 33 (3.53%) nginx
4 22 (2.35%) Zope
5 21 (2.24%) Gunicorn
6 18 (1.92%) Tornado
7 14 (1.50%) IIS
8 8 (0.85%) Apache Pig
9 6 (0.64%) Plone
10 5 (0.53%) SAS
10 5 (0.53%) CMS
10 5 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.32%) uWSGI
11 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.32%) Maya
3 2 (0.21%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.28%) GitHub
4 11 (1.18%) Google App Engine
5 10 (1.07%) SaaS
6 7 (0.75%) PaaS
7 6 (0.64%) Heroku
8 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.21%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.46%) Internet
2 19 (2.03%) HTTP
3 13 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.39%) GSM
4 4 (0.43%) DNS
4 4 (0.43%) Wireshark
4 4 (0.43%) tcpdump
5 3 (0.32%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (16.99%) MySQL
2 151 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 90 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 59 (6.30%) Big Data
5 56 (5.98%) Relational Database
6 48 (5.13%) MongoDB
7 38 (4.06%) Data Mining
7 38 (4.06%) Redis
8 37 (3.95%) SQL Server
9 31 (3.31%) Amazon Redshift
10 20 (2.14%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.60%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.85%) Apache Hive
16 7 (0.75%) Neo4j
16 7 (0.75%) Couchbase
16 7 (0.75%) CouchDB
17 6 (0.64%) HBase
Development Applications
1 142 (15.17%) Git (software)
2 29 (3.10%) Karma Test Runner
3 24 (2.56%) Maven
4 13 (1.39%) Mercurial
4 13 (1.39%) Jasmine
5 12 (1.28%) JIRA
6 11 (1.18%) Selenium
7 10 (1.07%) Subversion
7 10 (1.07%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.07%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.53%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.43%) Emacs
10 3 (0.32%) Grunt
10 3 (0.32%) Hudson
11 2 (0.21%) Bower
12 1 (0.11%) JUnit
12 1 (0.11%) jMock
General
1 262 (27.99%) Finance
2 120 (12.82%) Front Office
3 90 (9.62%) Banking
4 56 (5.98%) Games
5 34 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 30 (3.21%) Advertising
7 26 (2.78%) Marketing
8 25 (2.67%) Publishing
9 20 (2.14%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.18%) Retail
11 8 (0.85%) Back Office
12 6 (0.64%) French Language
12 6 (0.64%) German Language
13 4 (0.43%) Legal
13 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (46.58%) Django
2 173 (18.48%) HTML
3 140 (14.96%) CSS
3 140 (14.96%) jQuery
4 93 (9.94%) Flask
5 81 (8.65%) AngularJS
6 69 (7.37%) NumPy
7 66 (7.05%) Pandas
8 58 (6.20%) SciPy
8 58 (6.20%) HTML5
9 51 (5.45%) Pyramid
10 47 (5.02%) Web Services
11 40 (4.27%) JSON
12 37 (3.95%) RESTful
13 35 (3.74%) XML
13 35 (3.74%) Gherkin
14 30 (3.21%) CSS3
15 29 (3.10%) Ajax
16 27 (2.88%) REST
17 26 (2.78%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 243 (25.96%) Computer Science
2 110 (11.75%) Open Source
3 81 (8.65%) Mathematics
4 73 (7.80%) Hedge funds
5 60 (6.41%) Statistics
6 50 (5.34%) Derivative
7 41 (4.38%) Visualisation
8 40 (4.27%) Physics
9 39 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (3.21%) Artificial Intelligence
12 26 (2.78%) Fixed Income
13 21 (2.24%) Social Media
14 19 (2.03%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.39%) GIS
16 12 (1.28%) Digital Media
17 11 (1.18%) User Experience
17 11 (1.18%) Blog
18 10 (1.07%) Data Integration
19 8 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 311 (33.23%) Linux
2 71 (7.59%) Windows
3 49 (5.24%) UNIX
4 28 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.71%) Android
7 10 (1.07%) Debian
7 10 (1.07%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.64%) CentOS
10 4 (0.43%) Fedora
11 3 (0.32%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (21.90%) OO
3 157 (16.77%) TDD
4 146 (15.60%) Software Engineering
5 80 (8.55%) Analytics
6 68 (7.26%) Multithreading
7 67 (7.16%) Scrum
8 59 (6.30%) OOD
9 54 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (4.49%) Risk Management
10 42 (4.49%) Mentoring
11 41 (4.38%) Unit Testing
12 39 (4.17%) OOP
13 35 (3.74%) Low Latency
14 31 (3.31%) Algorithmic Trading
15 30 (3.21%) Web Development
16 29 (3.10%) DevOps
17 26 (2.78%) MVC
18 22 (2.35%) E-Commerce
19 20 (2.14%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 936 (100.00%) Python
2 304 (32.48%) C++
3 256 (27.35%) Java
4 237 (25.32%) JavaScript
5 166 (17.74%) SQL
6 119 (12.71%) C#
7 67 (7.16%) C
8 65 (6.94%) Perl
9 49 (5.24%) PHP
10 39 (4.17%) Ruby
11 30 (3.21%) Scala
12 27 (2.88%) Bash Shell
13 25 (2.67%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.18%) R
14 11 (1.18%) Erlang
15 10 (1.07%) MATLAB
16 8 (0.85%) Objective-C
17 7 (0.75%) Golang
18 6 (0.64%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.64%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 221 (23.61%) Degree
2 20 (2.14%) PhD
3 12 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.43%) Snort
2 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) Varnish
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.39%) Ansible
3 12 (1.28%) Puppet
4 8 (0.85%) Nagios
5 2 (0.21%) Cacti
5 2 (0.21%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.21%) StatsD
6 1 (0.11%) WMI
6 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (2.99%) Google
2 14 (1.50%) Sybase
3 13 (1.39%) Oracle
4 12 (1.28%) VMware
4 12 (1.28%) Facebook
5 8 (0.85%) Sencha
5 8 (0.85%) Splunk
5 8 (0.85%) IBM
6 7 (0.75%) Rackspace
7 6 (0.64%) Zend
8 4 (0.43%) DataSynapse
8 4 (0.43%) Sun
8 4 (0.43%) Dell
9 3 (0.32%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.32%) JBoss
9 3 (0.32%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.21%) Percona
10 2 (0.21%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.11%) HP
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Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
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