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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 526 493 650
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +157
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 396 504 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 361 427 200
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015 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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 -28 379 £57,500 +15.00% 73
London -9 300 £60,000 +9.09% 51
City of London +43 87 £60,000 -11.11% 18
South East +33 30 £43,750 -12.50% 9
East of England +26 22 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire +21 21 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge +22 18 £47,500 - 1
Scotland +22 16 £50,000 -23.07% 9
Brighton - 13 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 13 £37,500 -
North West -5 10 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Glasgow +4 9 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Hampshire +6 7 £57,500 +4.54%
Edinburgh - 7 £50,000 - 7
Docklands, London - 6 £62,500 -
Surrey +30 5 £65,000 +30.00% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £52,500 - 3
Manchester +24 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire +12 4 £47,500 +72.72%
Warwickshire -21 4 £55,000 +4.76%
South West -28 4 £65,000 +73.33% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £30,000 - 3
Leeds - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire +10 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Warwick -13 3 £52,500 -
Cheshire -19 3 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Leicestershire - 3 £30,000 - 2
Merseyside - 3 £30,000 -
Bristol - 3 £65,000 - 1

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 707 (100.00%) Python
2 347 (49.08%) Django
3 271 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 261 (36.92%) Linux
5 216 (30.55%) JavaScript
6 186 (26.31%) Finance
7 177 (25.04%) TDD
8 163 (23.06%) PostgreSQL
9 160 (22.63%) HTML
9 160 (22.63%) Git (software)
10 145 (20.51%) MySQL
11 144 (20.37%) CSS
12 137 (19.38%) C++
13 135 (19.09%) Java
14 125 (17.68%) SQL
15 123 (17.40%) Computer Science
16 114 (16.12%) Software Engineering
17 111 (15.70%) Degree
18 107 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
18 107 (15.13%) OO
19 98 (13.86%) NoSQL
20 86 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
21 79 (11.17%) MongoDB
22 75 (10.61%) RESTful
23 74 (10.47%) DevOps
24 73 (10.33%) jQuery
25 68 (9.62%) Apache
26 67 (9.48%) Scrum
27 63 (8.91%) Open Source
27 63 (8.91%) REST

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 68 (9.62%) Apache
2 21 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.55%) Node.js
3 18 (2.55%) CMS
4 15 (2.12%) nginx
5 14 (1.98%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.71%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.57%) Tornado
7 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.42%) JBoss
8 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.14%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Maya
2 2 (0.28%) Houdini
2 2 (0.28%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (0.28%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Odoo
2 3 (0.42%) Exstream
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.52%) GitHub
3 15 (2.12%) SaaS
4 13 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.99%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.71%) Heroku
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.10%) HTTP
2 22 (3.11%) Internet
3 16 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.12%) AMQP
5 8 (1.13%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.42%) Network Security
8 2 (0.28%) SSH
8 2 (0.28%) VoIP
8 2 (0.28%) SSL
8 2 (0.28%) Firewall
8 2 (0.28%) DSL
9 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (23.06%) PostgreSQL
2 145 (20.51%) MySQL
3 98 (13.86%) NoSQL
4 79 (11.17%) MongoDB
5 57 (8.06%) Big Data
6 40 (5.66%) Amazon Redshift
7 36 (5.09%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.39%) Redis
9 14 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.84%) Data Mining
11 12 (1.70%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.71%) SQL Server
13 5 (0.71%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.71%) Mahout
14 4 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.28%) Text Mining
16 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.14%) DB2
16 1 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 160 (22.63%) Git (software)
2 45 (6.36%) Mercurial
3 42 (5.94%) Jenkins
4 38 (5.37%) Karma Test Runner
5 26 (3.68%) Subversion
6 18 (2.55%) Jasmine
7 9 (1.27%) Hudson
8 6 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.57%) Grunt
9 4 (0.57%) Selenium
9 4 (0.57%) JIRA
10 3 (0.42%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.42%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.42%) Gerrit
10 3 (0.42%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.28%) Maven
12 1 (0.14%) Ant
12 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.14%) Apache Ivy
General
1 186 (26.31%) Finance
2 51 (7.21%) Banking
2 51 (7.21%) Front Office
3 48 (6.79%) Games
4 33 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 29 (4.10%) Marketing
6 21 (2.97%) Publishing
7 16 (2.26%) Advertising
8 14 (1.98%) Retail
9 12 (1.70%) Law
9 12 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.56%) Electronics
11 9 (1.27%) Legal
12 7 (0.99%) Back Office
13 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
14 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (49.08%) Django
2 160 (22.63%) HTML
3 144 (20.37%) CSS
4 75 (10.61%) RESTful
5 73 (10.33%) jQuery
6 63 (8.91%) REST
7 56 (7.92%) Web Services
8 54 (7.64%) Flask
9 47 (6.65%) Pyramid
10 43 (6.08%) AngularJS
11 40 (5.66%) Pandas
12 39 (5.52%) NumPy
12 39 (5.52%) XML
13 38 (5.37%) JSON
13 38 (5.37%) Gherkin
14 34 (4.81%) SciPy
15 33 (4.67%) HTML5
16 31 (4.38%) CSS3
17 25 (3.54%) Celery
18 21 (2.97%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 123 (17.40%) Computer Science
2 57 (8.06%) Hedge funds
3 45 (6.36%) Algorithms
4 32 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.24%) Mathematics
6 29 (4.10%) Derivative
7 28 (3.96%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.97%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 11 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (1.56%) Social Network
11 10 (1.41%) Social Media
12 9 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.27%) Streaming Music
12 9 (1.27%) User Experience
13 8 (1.13%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.13%) Statistics
13 8 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (1.13%) GIS
14 7 (0.99%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 261 (36.92%) Linux
2 47 (6.65%) Windows
3 35 (4.95%) Android
4 34 (4.81%) UNIX
5 28 (3.96%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.57%) CentOS
10 2 (0.28%) Solaris
10 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (25.04%) TDD
3 114 (16.12%) Software Engineering
4 107 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
4 107 (15.13%) OO
5 74 (10.47%) DevOps
6 67 (9.48%) Scrum
7 63 (8.91%) Open Source
8 62 (8.77%) Web Development
9 57 (8.06%) Analytics
10 52 (7.36%) Multithreading
11 51 (7.21%) OOP
12 49 (6.93%) Mentoring
13 47 (6.65%) Unit Testing
14 40 (5.66%) E-Commerce
15 33 (4.67%) BDD
16 20 (2.83%) Functional Programming
16 20 (2.83%) Refactoring
17 16 (2.26%) Algorithmic Trading
18 15 (2.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 707 (100.00%) Python
2 216 (30.55%) JavaScript
3 137 (19.38%) C++
4 135 (19.09%) Java
5 125 (17.68%) SQL
6 57 (8.06%) PHP
7 48 (6.79%) C#
8 37 (5.23%) C
9 33 (4.67%) Ruby
10 25 (3.54%) Perl
11 14 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.56%) Scala
13 10 (1.41%) R
13 10 (1.41%) MATLAB
14 9 (1.27%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.27%) Go
15 6 (0.85%) Erlang
16 4 (0.57%) VB
17 3 (0.42%) Embedded C
17 3 (0.42%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 111 (15.70%) Degree
2 39 (5.52%) PhD
3 6 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 36 (5.09%) Docker
2 11 (1.56%) Varnish
3 2 (0.28%) LXC
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 58 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (5.66%) Ansible
3 20 (2.83%) Puppet
4 17 (2.40%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.99%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.57%) Nagios
7 2 (0.28%) Mesos
7 2 (0.28%) logstash
8 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.14%) Munin
8 1 (0.14%) Kibana
8 1 (0.14%) Graylog
8 1 (0.14%) Graphite
8 1 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 42 (5.94%) Google
2 30 (4.24%) Oracle
3 20 (2.83%) Facebook
4 16 (2.26%) Splunk
5 7 (0.99%) Sybase
6 6 (0.85%) PayPal
7 4 (0.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.42%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.42%) IBM
8 3 (0.42%) HP
9 2 (0.28%) BT
10 1 (0.14%) Sony
10 1 (0.14%) Intel
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.14%) Perforce
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco
10 1 (0.14%) SAP
10 1 (0.14%) Netezza
10 1 (0.14%) DataSynapse
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