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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 352 526 484
Rank change year-on-year
+174 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 880 461 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 780 418 453
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 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
(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 +203 854 £52,500 -4.54% 146
London +159 650 £57,500 -4.16% 89
City of London +101 109 £60,000 - 15
South East +50 86 £40,000 -11.11% 19
East of England +13 50 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Cambridgeshire +23 48 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Cambridge +11 45 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Oxfordshire +24 38 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Oxford +10 32 £43,750 +12.90% 1
Scotland -6 25 £45,000 - 3
South West 0 23 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Glasgow -8 23 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +23 20 £45,000 +80.00% 9
Berkshire -2 18 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Reading +22 17 £45,000 +45.16% 5
North West +36 15 £33,750 -12.90% 8
Hampshire +27 12 £45,000 -2.70% 2
East Sussex +14 11 £27,500 -33.33% 2
Brighton +4 11 £27,500 -33.33% 2
North Yorkshire - 10 £45,000 - 4
Southampton +10 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Yorkshire 0 9 £37,500 +50.00% 4
Manchester +22 7 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Bath +4 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Somerset -2 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheshire +30 6 £28,000 -6.66% 3
East Midlands +9 6 £21,500 -51.13% 2
Harrogate - 6 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +6 5 £37,500 - 2
Surrey +1 5 £30,000 -33.33% 3

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1665 (100.00%) Python
2 624 (37.48%) Django
3 566 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
4 541 (32.49%) JavaScript
5 523 (31.41%) Linux
6 459 (27.57%) C++
7 416 (24.98%) Finance
8 411 (24.68%) Java
9 398 (23.90%) Degree
10 397 (23.84%) HTML
11 372 (22.34%) TDD
12 370 (22.22%) SQL
13 349 (20.96%) CSS
14 338 (20.30%) Computer Science
15 315 (18.92%) Git (software)
16 308 (18.50%) OO
17 291 (17.48%) Software Engineering
18 286 (17.18%) PostgreSQL
19 246 (14.77%) C#
20 232 (13.93%) MySQL
21 218 (13.09%) jQuery
22 213 (12.79%) Front Office
23 200 (12.01%) NoSQL
24 195 (11.71%) AngularJS
25 193 (11.59%) PHP
26 180 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
27 165 (9.91%) Mathematics
27 165 (9.91%) Flask
27 165 (9.91%) Algorithms
28 159 (9.55%) MongoDB

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 97 (5.83%) Node.js
2 85 (5.11%) Apache
3 79 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 20 (1.20%) CMS
6 19 (1.14%) Apache Pig
7 18 (1.08%) Apache Solr
7 18 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 14 (0.84%) nginx
9 11 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.60%) Tornado
11 8 (0.48%) Confluence
11 8 (0.48%) SAS
12 7 (0.42%) JBoss
12 7 (0.42%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.36%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.36%) uWSGI
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.18%) Mathematica
2 3 (0.18%) SPSS
3 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.060%) Maya
3 1 (0.060%) MS Office
3 1 (0.060%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) Odoo
1 10 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.060%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.060%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.060%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.060%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 108 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 54 (3.24%) Google App Engine
4 39 (2.34%) GitHub
5 31 (1.86%) SaaS
6 26 (1.56%) Heroku
7 22 (1.32%) PaaS
8 13 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 13 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.30%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.24%) IaaS
13 3 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.18%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.060%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.060%) Force.com
14 1 (0.060%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.94%) Internet
2 44 (2.64%) HTTP
3 24 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.78%) SSL
5 9 (0.54%) DNS
6 6 (0.36%) AMQP
6 6 (0.36%) VPN
7 4 (0.24%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.24%) IPv6
8 3 (0.18%) FTP
8 3 (0.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.18%) InfiniBand
8 3 (0.18%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.18%) Skype
9 2 (0.12%) SSH
9 2 (0.12%) X.509
10 1 (0.060%) SAN
10 1 (0.060%) SMS
10 1 (0.060%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (17.18%) PostgreSQL
2 232 (13.93%) MySQL
3 200 (12.01%) NoSQL
4 159 (9.55%) MongoDB
5 141 (8.47%) Big Data
6 100 (6.01%) Redis
7 71 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 67 (4.02%) Relational Database
9 52 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (1.98%) Apache Hive
11 30 (1.80%) SQL Server
12 23 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 22 (1.32%) KDB
14 20 (1.20%) Data Mining
15 17 (1.02%) Mahout
16 15 (0.90%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.84%) Couchbase
17 14 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.84%) Neo4j
17 14 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 315 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 78 (4.68%) JIRA
3 66 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 60 (3.60%) Subversion
5 30 (1.80%) Maven
6 25 (1.50%) Vagrant
7 24 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (1.44%) Jasmine
7 24 (1.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 24 (1.44%) Selenium
8 17 (1.02%) Mercurial
9 16 (0.96%) Eclipse
10 14 (0.84%) Grunt
11 9 (0.54%) Bower
11 9 (0.54%) gulp
12 8 (0.48%) Gradle
12 8 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.48%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.36%) Bitbucket
13 6 (0.36%) Hudson
General
1 416 (24.98%) Finance
2 213 (12.79%) Front Office
3 119 (7.15%) Banking
4 72 (4.32%) Games
5 41 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.04%) Marketing
7 33 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.86%) Retail
9 21 (1.26%) Advertising
10 19 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (1.08%) Law
12 16 (0.96%) Electronics
13 14 (0.84%) Back Office
14 8 (0.48%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.48%) Publishing
15 5 (0.30%) French Language
15 5 (0.30%) German Language
16 4 (0.24%) Automotive
17 3 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 624 (37.48%) Django
2 397 (23.84%) HTML
3 349 (20.96%) CSS
4 218 (13.09%) jQuery
5 195 (11.71%) AngularJS
6 165 (9.91%) Flask
7 137 (8.23%) HTML5
8 120 (7.21%) Web Services
9 100 (6.01%) RESTful
10 98 (5.89%) XML
11 93 (5.59%) CSS3
12 86 (5.17%) NumPy
13 82 (4.92%) SciPy
14 81 (4.86%) Celery
15 72 (4.32%) Pandas
16 71 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
17 70 (4.20%) JSON
18 66 (3.96%) Pyramid
19 65 (3.90%) .NET
20 57 (3.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 338 (20.30%) Computer Science
2 165 (9.91%) Algorithms
2 165 (9.91%) Mathematics
3 143 (8.59%) Hedge funds
4 97 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (4.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 75 (4.50%) Data Structures
7 67 (4.02%) Fixed Income
8 61 (3.66%) Fintech
9 49 (2.94%) Equities
10 41 (2.46%) Physics
11 40 (2.40%) Visualisation
12 30 (1.80%) Mobile App
13 29 (1.74%) Derivative
13 29 (1.74%) Market Risk
14 27 (1.62%) User Experience
15 23 (1.38%) Statistics
16 15 (0.90%) Management Information System
17 14 (0.84%) Client/Server
17 14 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 523 (31.41%) Linux
2 134 (8.05%) Unix
3 110 (6.61%) Windows
4 46 (2.76%) Android
5 35 (2.10%) Ubuntu
6 28 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.90%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.42%) CentOS
10 6 (0.36%) Fedora
11 4 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.18%) Debian
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.060%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (22.34%) TDD
3 308 (18.50%) OO
4 291 (17.48%) Software Engineering
5 180 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 144 (8.65%) Open Source
7 143 (8.59%) Scrum
8 113 (6.79%) Machine Learning
9 106 (6.37%) DevOps
10 104 (6.25%) OOP
11 98 (5.89%) Low Latency
12 93 (5.59%) Web Development
13 87 (5.23%) Analytics
14 83 (4.98%) E-Commerce
15 82 (4.92%) Unit Testing
16 71 (4.26%) BDD
17 67 (4.02%) Front End Development
18 65 (3.90%) Multithreading
19 64 (3.84%) Mentoring
20 61 (3.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1665 (100.00%) Python
2 541 (32.49%) JavaScript
3 459 (27.57%) C++
4 411 (24.68%) Java
5 370 (22.22%) SQL
6 246 (14.77%) C#
7 193 (11.59%) PHP
8 131 (7.87%) Ruby
9 128 (7.69%) C
10 90 (5.41%) Perl
11 68 (4.08%) Scala
12 57 (3.42%) Go
13 38 (2.28%) Erlang
14 33 (1.98%) R
15 20 (1.20%) VBA
16 15 (0.90%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.84%) MATLAB
18 12 (0.72%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.66%) Clojure
19 11 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 398 (23.90%) Degree
2 51 (3.06%) PhD
3 7 (0.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.24%) QA
2 5 (0.30%) SDET
3 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (2.16%) Varnish
2 25 (1.50%) Docker
3 1 (0.060%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.060%) Firmware
3 1 (0.060%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.060%) Snort
Systems Management
1 35 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (1.32%) Ansible
3 18 (1.08%) Puppet
4 7 (0.42%) Kibana
4 7 (0.42%) logstash
5 6 (0.36%) Grafana
5 6 (0.36%) StatsD
6 2 (0.12%) Salt
7 1 (0.060%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.060%) Mesos
7 1 (0.060%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (5.83%) Google
2 80 (4.80%) Oracle
3 40 (2.40%) Facebook
4 17 (1.02%) Bloomberg
5 12 (0.72%) VMware
6 11 (0.66%) Microsoft
6 11 (0.66%) Perforce
7 10 (0.60%) PayPal
7 10 (0.60%) Sybase
8 7 (0.42%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.42%) Zend
9 6 (0.36%) New Relic
10 5 (0.30%) Apple
11 4 (0.24%) Twitter
12 3 (0.18%) Intel
12 3 (0.18%) Northgate
12 3 (0.18%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.12%) Informatica
13 2 (0.12%) SAP
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