The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 527 581 649
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 431 308 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 361 259 244
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £92,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +30.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +40 413 £50,000 - 40
London +27 310 £55,000 - 27
City of London -16 59 £65,000 +18.18% 8
North West +13 25 £34,000 +13.33%
South West +4 24 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 22 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England +4 22 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cambridge +11 21 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Bath -7 18 £37,500 -31.81%
Somerset -11 18 £37,500 -31.81%
South East -24 18 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Scotland +3 13 £65,000 +57.57% 2
Cheshire -16 11 £34,500 +15.00%
Manchester - 11 £32,000 -
Chester -2 10 £34,000 +13.33%
Edinburgh -9 7 - - 2
Berkshire +5 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Glasgow -13 6 £65,000 +30.00%
West Midlands -19 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Surrey - 6 £39,250 - 2
Yorkshire -26 5 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £53,750 -
Newbury - 4 - -
Gloucestershire -5 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £50,000 - 2
Bristol - 3 £40,000 - 1
Reading +2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Coventry -5 2 £39,750 +2.58%

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 924 (100.00%) Python
2 417 (45.13%) Django
3 291 (31.49%) Linux
4 279 (30.19%) C++
5 274 (29.65%) JavaScript
6 270 (29.22%) Finance
7 266 (28.79%) Java
8 259 (28.03%) Computer Science
9 243 (26.30%) Degree
10 207 (22.40%) OO
11 192 (20.78%) HTML
12 180 (19.48%) SQL
13 172 (18.61%) Agile Software Development
14 147 (15.91%) MySQL
15 144 (15.58%) CSS
16 143 (15.48%) TDD
16 143 (15.48%) Software Engineering
17 133 (14.39%) PostgreSQL
17 133 (14.39%) jQuery
18 128 (13.85%) Git (software)
19 114 (12.34%) NoSQL
20 109 (11.80%) Open Source
21 105 (11.36%) Front Office
22 104 (11.26%) C#
23 102 (11.04%) Mathematics
24 92 (9.96%) Banking
25 91 (9.85%) Flask
26 79 (8.55%) AngularJS
27 75 (8.12%) NumPy
28 73 (7.90%) Hedge funds

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (5.52%) Apache
2 36 (3.90%) Node.js
3 32 (3.46%) Tornado
4 25 (2.71%) Zope
5 23 (2.49%) nginx
6 16 (1.73%) Gunicorn
7 15 (1.62%) IIS
8 8 (0.87%) Apache Pig
8 8 (0.87%) Plone
9 5 (0.54%) CMS
9 5 (0.54%) SAS
10 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.11%) Drupal
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) Maya
2 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.65%) Magento
1 6 (0.65%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.81%) SaaS
2 19 (2.06%) GitHub
3 12 (1.30%) Google App Engine
4 11 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.76%) PaaS
6 7 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.32%) Heroku
10 2 (0.22%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.49%) HTTP
2 22 (2.38%) Internet
3 14 (1.52%) GSM
4 12 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.65%) DNS
6 3 (0.32%) SMS
7 2 (0.22%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.22%) DHCP
7 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (15.91%) MySQL
2 133 (14.39%) PostgreSQL
3 114 (12.34%) NoSQL
4 69 (7.47%) Big Data
5 55 (5.95%) MongoDB
6 54 (5.84%) Relational Database
7 52 (5.63%) Data Mining
8 35 (3.79%) Redis
8 35 (3.79%) SQL Server
9 23 (2.49%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
11 15 (1.62%) RDBMS
12 13 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.08%) Text Mining
15 7 (0.76%) Couchbase
15 7 (0.76%) Neo4j
16 6 (0.65%) Riak
16 6 (0.65%) HBase
Development Applications
1 128 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.06%) Maven
3 16 (1.73%) Karma Test Runner
4 15 (1.62%) Selenium
5 13 (1.41%) JIRA
6 11 (1.19%) SoapUI
7 9 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.87%) Jasmine
8 8 (0.87%) Subversion
9 7 (0.76%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.43%) Hudson
10 4 (0.43%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.43%) Emacs
11 2 (0.22%) Firebug
12 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.11%) Juju
12 1 (0.11%) Grunt
12 1 (0.11%) Redmine
12 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
General
1 270 (29.22%) Finance
2 105 (11.36%) Front Office
3 92 (9.96%) Banking
4 48 (5.19%) Games
5 47 (5.09%) Advertising
6 31 (3.35%) Investment Banking
7 26 (2.81%) Marketing
8 21 (2.27%) Retail
8 21 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.84%) Publishing
10 8 (0.87%) Back Office
10 8 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.32%) French Language
12 3 (0.32%) German Language
13 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (45.13%) Django
2 192 (20.78%) HTML
3 144 (15.58%) CSS
4 133 (14.39%) jQuery
5 91 (9.85%) Flask
6 79 (8.55%) AngularJS
7 75 (8.12%) NumPy
8 65 (7.03%) HTML5
9 58 (6.28%) SciPy
10 45 (4.87%) Web Services
11 40 (4.33%) CSS3
12 38 (4.11%) XML
12 38 (4.11%) JSON
13 37 (4.00%) Twisted
14 35 (3.79%) REST
15 33 (3.57%) RESTful
16 31 (3.35%) Ajax
17 25 (2.71%) STL
17 25 (2.71%) Pylons
18 24 (2.60%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 259 (28.03%) Computer Science
2 109 (11.80%) Open Source
3 102 (11.04%) Mathematics
4 73 (7.90%) Hedge funds
5 67 (7.25%) Physics
6 65 (7.03%) Statistics
7 46 (4.98%) Derivative
8 45 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (3.90%) Visualisation
10 29 (3.14%) Artificial Intelligence
11 25 (2.71%) Equities
12 24 (2.60%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.95%) Digital Media
14 17 (1.84%) Mobile App
14 17 (1.84%) Social Media
15 11 (1.19%) Blog
16 10 (1.08%) Data Integration
17 8 (0.87%) Animation
18 7 (0.76%) Social Network
18 7 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 291 (31.49%) Linux
2 59 (6.39%) UNIX
3 58 (6.28%) Windows
4 37 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.71%) Android
6 15 (1.62%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.76%) Debian
9 4 (0.43%) CentOS
9 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.22%) Solaris
10 2 (0.22%) Fedora
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (22.40%) OO
2 172 (18.61%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (15.48%) TDD
3 143 (15.48%) Software Engineering
4 73 (7.90%) Analytics
5 56 (6.06%) MVC
6 52 (5.63%) Scrum
6 52 (5.63%) OOP
7 51 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (5.41%) Multithreading
9 47 (5.09%) Unit Testing
10 43 (4.65%) OOD
11 41 (4.44%) Web Development
12 35 (3.79%) Low Latency
13 34 (3.68%) E-Commerce
14 32 (3.46%) Risk Management
15 31 (3.35%) Data Management
16 28 (3.03%) BDD
17 26 (2.81%) Algorithmic Trading
18 19 (2.06%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 924 (100.00%) Python
2 279 (30.19%) C++
3 274 (29.65%) JavaScript
4 266 (28.79%) Java
5 180 (19.48%) SQL
6 104 (11.26%) C#
7 67 (7.25%) Perl
8 63 (6.82%) PHP
9 52 (5.63%) C
10 35 (3.79%) Ruby
11 33 (3.57%) Bash Shell
12 21 (2.27%) Erlang
12 21 (2.27%) Scala
13 20 (2.16%) TypeScript
14 19 (2.06%) R
15 18 (1.95%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.54%) Jython
16 5 (0.54%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.54%) Golang
17 4 (0.43%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 243 (26.30%) Degree
2 40 (4.33%) PhD
3 6 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.22%) Varnish
2 2 (0.22%) Samba
2 2 (0.22%) Snort
2 2 (0.22%) Squid
3 1 (0.11%) KVM
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.62%) Puppet
3 9 (0.97%) Ansible
4 6 (0.65%) Nagios
5 2 (0.22%) Cacti
5 2 (0.22%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.22%) StatsD
6 1 (0.11%) WMI
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (2.49%) Google
2 17 (1.84%) Oracle
3 16 (1.73%) VMware
4 14 (1.52%) Rackspace
5 13 (1.41%) Sybase
6 11 (1.19%) Facebook
7 8 (0.87%) Splunk
7 8 (0.87%) Sencha
7 8 (0.87%) Zend
8 4 (0.43%) SAP
8 4 (0.43%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.32%) JBoss
10 2 (0.22%) Percona
10 2 (0.22%) Twitter
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.22%) Dell
10 2 (0.22%) Mercator
10 2 (0.22%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.22%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.11%) Perforce
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Attractive Salary plus additional incentives offered
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago