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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 519 589 655
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 439 300 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 368 254 243
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £92,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +17.24%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
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 24 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 24 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 +68 423 £50,000 - 49
London +43 319 £55,000 - 34
City of London -9 64 £65,000 +18.18% 8
North West +14 26 £34,500 +15.00% 1
South West -5 24 £37,500 -31.81% 3
East of England 0 22 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cambridgeshire +16 21 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cambridge 0 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Bath -7 18 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Somerset -12 18 £37,500 -31.81% 1
South East -42 15 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Cheshire 0 12 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Chester +6 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Scotland -20 11 £65,000 +57.57% 3
Manchester - 11 £32,000 -
West Midlands +3 8 £52,500 +31.25%
Glasgow -9 6 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -25 6 £45,000 - 1
Surrey - 6 £39,250 - 2
Warwickshire - 6 £52,500 -
Edinburgh -7 5 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire +9 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Warwick - 4 £53,750 -
Gloucestershire 0 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £50,000 - 2
Reading -5 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire -7 2 £25,000 -50.00%

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 908 (100.00%) Python
2 410 (45.15%) Django
3 290 (31.94%) Linux
4 274 (30.18%) JavaScript
5 269 (29.63%) C++
6 265 (29.19%) Finance
7 263 (28.96%) Java
8 253 (27.86%) Computer Science
9 240 (26.43%) Degree
10 202 (22.25%) OO
11 193 (21.26%) HTML
12 181 (19.93%) SQL
13 170 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
14 143 (15.75%) CSS
15 142 (15.64%) MySQL
15 142 (15.64%) TDD
16 141 (15.53%) Software Engineering
17 129 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
18 125 (13.77%) jQuery
18 125 (13.77%) Git (software)
19 117 (12.89%) NoSQL
20 106 (11.67%) Open Source
21 104 (11.45%) C#
22 103 (11.34%) Mathematics
23 101 (11.12%) Front Office
24 94 (10.35%) Flask
25 90 (9.91%) Banking
26 76 (8.37%) AngularJS
27 75 (8.26%) NumPy
28 72 (7.93%) Hedge funds

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 50 (5.51%) Apache
2 34 (3.74%) Node.js
2 34 (3.74%) Tornado
3 22 (2.42%) Zope
3 22 (2.42%) nginx
4 15 (1.65%) Gunicorn
4 15 (1.65%) IIS
5 8 (0.88%) Apache Pig
5 8 (0.88%) Plone
6 5 (0.55%) SAS
7 4 (0.44%) CMS
8 3 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.33%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.11%) Drupal
10 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (0.66%) Magento
1 6 (0.66%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.19%) SaaS
2 18 (1.98%) GitHub
3 13 (1.43%) Google App Engine
4 9 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.77%) PaaS
7 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.33%) Heroku
9 2 (0.22%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.86%) HTTP
2 22 (2.42%) Internet
3 14 (1.54%) GSM
4 12 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.77%) DNS
6 3 (0.33%) DHCP
6 3 (0.33%) SMS
7 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.22%) SMTP
8 1 (0.11%) SNMP
8 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (15.64%) MySQL
2 129 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
3 117 (12.89%) NoSQL
4 70 (7.71%) Big Data
5 56 (6.17%) Relational Database
6 54 (5.95%) MongoDB
7 53 (5.84%) Data Mining
8 36 (3.96%) Redis
9 35 (3.85%) SQL Server
10 24 (2.64%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.76%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
13 13 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.10%) Text Mining
14 10 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.77%) CouchDB
15 7 (0.77%) Riak
15 7 (0.77%) Neo4j
15 7 (0.77%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 125 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.98%) Maven
3 15 (1.65%) Selenium
4 14 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
5 13 (1.43%) JIRA
6 11 (1.21%) SoapUI
7 10 (1.10%) Subversion
8 9 (0.99%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 7 (0.77%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.44%) Emacs
11 4 (0.44%) Hudson
11 4 (0.44%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.22%) Firebug
13 1 (0.11%) JUnit
13 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.11%) Redmine
13 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.11%) Grunt
13 1 (0.11%) Juju
General
1 265 (29.19%) Finance
2 101 (11.12%) Front Office
3 90 (9.91%) Banking
4 49 (5.40%) Advertising
5 48 (5.29%) Games
6 30 (3.30%) Investment Banking
7 27 (2.97%) Marketing
8 22 (2.42%) Retail
9 21 (2.31%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.76%) Publishing
11 8 (0.88%) Back Office
12 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.55%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) French Language
14 2 (0.22%) German Language
14 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (45.15%) Django
2 193 (21.26%) HTML
3 143 (15.75%) CSS
4 125 (13.77%) jQuery
5 94 (10.35%) Flask
6 76 (8.37%) AngularJS
7 75 (8.26%) NumPy
8 64 (7.05%) HTML5
9 57 (6.28%) SciPy
10 48 (5.29%) Web Services
11 41 (4.52%) CSS3
12 39 (4.30%) XML
13 37 (4.07%) JSON
13 37 (4.07%) Twisted
14 33 (3.63%) REST
15 32 (3.52%) RESTful
16 30 (3.30%) Ajax
17 25 (2.75%) STL
18 24 (2.64%) Natural Language Processing
19 23 (2.53%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 253 (27.86%) Computer Science
2 106 (11.67%) Open Source
3 103 (11.34%) Mathematics
4 72 (7.93%) Hedge funds
5 68 (7.49%) Physics
6 64 (7.05%) Statistics
7 44 (4.85%) Derivative
8 42 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 35 (3.85%) Visualisation
10 29 (3.19%) Artificial Intelligence
11 26 (2.86%) Equities
12 24 (2.64%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.98%) Digital Media
14 16 (1.76%) Mobile App
14 16 (1.76%) Social Media
15 11 (1.21%) Blog
16 10 (1.10%) Data Integration
17 8 (0.88%) Animation
18 7 (0.77%) Social Network
18 7 (0.77%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 290 (31.94%) Linux
2 58 (6.39%) UNIX
3 57 (6.28%) Windows
4 36 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.86%) Android
6 15 (1.65%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.77%) Debian
9 3 (0.33%) CentOS
9 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.22%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Fedora
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (22.25%) OO
2 170 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (15.64%) TDD
4 141 (15.53%) Software Engineering
5 70 (7.71%) Analytics
6 58 (6.39%) MVC
7 54 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (5.84%) OOP
9 52 (5.73%) Scrum
10 48 (5.29%) Unit Testing
11 44 (4.85%) Multithreading
12 42 (4.63%) Web Development
13 40 (4.41%) OOD
14 36 (3.96%) E-Commerce
15 34 (3.74%) Low Latency
16 33 (3.63%) Data Management
17 29 (3.19%) Risk Management
17 29 (3.19%) BDD
18 24 (2.64%) Algorithmic Trading
19 19 (2.09%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 908 (100.00%) Python
2 274 (30.18%) JavaScript
3 269 (29.63%) C++
4 263 (28.96%) Java
5 181 (19.93%) SQL
6 104 (11.45%) C#
7 68 (7.49%) Perl
8 67 (7.38%) PHP
9 49 (5.40%) C
10 35 (3.85%) Ruby
11 34 (3.74%) Bash Shell
12 22 (2.42%) Erlang
13 21 (2.31%) Scala
14 19 (2.09%) R
14 19 (2.09%) TypeScript
15 18 (1.98%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.55%) Jython
16 5 (0.55%) IronPython
17 4 (0.44%) Golang
17 4 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 240 (26.43%) Degree
2 41 (4.52%) PhD
3 6 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) CCNA
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.33%) Samba
2 3 (0.33%) Squid
3 2 (0.22%) Varnish
4 1 (0.11%) Snort
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.65%) Puppet
3 8 (0.88%) Ansible
4 5 (0.55%) Nagios
5 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.22%) StatsD
5 2 (0.22%) Cacti
5 2 (0.22%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (2.75%) Google
2 17 (1.87%) Oracle
3 16 (1.76%) VMware
3 16 (1.76%) Rackspace
4 12 (1.32%) Sybase
5 11 (1.21%) Facebook
6 9 (0.99%) Zend
7 8 (0.88%) Splunk
7 8 (0.88%) Sencha
8 4 (0.44%) JD Edwards
8 4 (0.44%) SAP
9 3 (0.33%) JBoss
10 2 (0.22%) Twitter
10 2 (0.22%) Percona
10 2 (0.22%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.22%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.22%) Mercator
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe
11 1 (0.11%) Sun
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago