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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 543 508 645
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +137
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 399 495 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.41% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.44% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 368 427 206
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 5 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 5 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 -39 378 £55,000 +10.00% 69
London -45 292 £57,500 +4.54% 53
City of London +27 73 £60,000 +4.34% 19
South East +42 33 £56,250 +7.14% 6
East of England +23 26 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +26 24 £47,500 - 2
Cambridge +27 19 £47,500 - 2
Scotland +31 18 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Glasgow +12 12 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Brighton - 12 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 12 £37,500 - 2
Hampshire +10 11 £57,500 +4.54%
Warwickshire -16 8 £55,000 +4.76%
West Midlands -27 8 £55,000 +15.78% 2
North West -33 8 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Warwick -5 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +13 6 £45,000 +63.63%
Manchester +8 6 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Leeds - 6 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 6 £50,000 - 4
West Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 5 £62,500 -
Surrey - 4 £60,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +8 3 £60,000 +14.28%
South West -19 3 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire -2 2 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Reading -5 2 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Surbiton - 2 £35,000 -
Bristol - 2 £46,750 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £46,250 - 2

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 702 (100.00%) Python
2 324 (46.15%) Django
3 287 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (35.75%) Linux
5 224 (31.91%) JavaScript
6 188 (26.78%) Finance
7 185 (26.35%) TDD
8 163 (23.22%) HTML
9 159 (22.65%) Git (software)
10 157 (22.36%) PostgreSQL
11 156 (22.22%) Java
12 143 (20.37%) MySQL
13 141 (20.09%) CSS
14 137 (19.52%) C++
15 128 (18.23%) Computer Science
16 123 (17.52%) SQL
17 114 (16.24%) OO
18 113 (16.10%) Software Engineering
19 111 (15.81%) Degree
20 105 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
21 93 (13.25%) NoSQL
22 86 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
23 81 (11.54%) jQuery
24 72 (10.26%) Scrum
25 71 (10.11%) DevOps
26 70 (9.97%) RESTful
27 69 (9.83%) MongoDB
28 68 (9.69%) Analytics
29 67 (9.54%) Open Source
30 65 (9.26%) PHP

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 64 (9.12%) Apache
2 19 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.56%) CMS
4 17 (2.42%) Node.js
5 14 (1.99%) nginx
6 10 (1.42%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.71%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.57%) Tornado
8 4 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.43%) JBoss
10 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.14%) Gunicorn
11 1 (0.14%) uWSGI
Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Maya
2 3 (0.43%) 3ds Max
2 3 (0.43%) CINEMA 4D
3 2 (0.28%) Houdini
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.28%) Odoo
2 1 (0.14%) Exstream
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.13%) GitHub
3 15 (2.14%) SaaS
4 11 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.43%) Heroku
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.42%) HTTP
2 18 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.14%) AMQP
4 14 (1.99%) Internet
5 8 (1.14%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.43%) Network Security
8 2 (0.28%) VoIP
8 2 (0.28%) SSL
8 2 (0.28%) Firewall
8 2 (0.28%) SSH
9 1 (0.14%) DSL
9 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (22.36%) PostgreSQL
2 143 (20.37%) MySQL
3 93 (13.25%) NoSQL
4 69 (9.83%) MongoDB
5 59 (8.40%) Big Data
6 43 (6.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 39 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.71%) Redis
9 16 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.85%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.57%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (0.85%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.85%) Mahout
15 2 (0.28%) DB2
15 2 (0.28%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
16 1 (0.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 1 (0.14%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 159 (22.65%) Git (software)
2 41 (5.84%) Karma Test Runner
3 39 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 33 (4.70%) Jenkins
5 30 (4.27%) Subversion
6 18 (2.56%) Jasmine
7 6 (0.85%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.85%) Hudson
8 4 (0.57%) Selenium
9 3 (0.43%) JIRA
9 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.43%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.43%) Gerrit
9 3 (0.43%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.28%) Grunt
11 1 (0.14%) Emacs
11 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.14%) Maven
11 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
General
1 188 (26.78%) Finance
2 58 (8.26%) Front Office
3 46 (6.55%) Banking
4 45 (6.41%) Games
5 33 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.85%) Marketing
7 21 (2.99%) Publishing
8 17 (2.42%) Advertising
9 13 (1.85%) Retail
9 13 (1.85%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.71%) Electronics
11 10 (1.42%) Back Office
12 8 (1.14%) Law
12 8 (1.14%) Legal
13 5 (0.71%) French Language
13 5 (0.71%) German Language
14 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.43%) Automotive
15 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (46.15%) Django
2 163 (23.22%) HTML
3 141 (20.09%) CSS
4 81 (11.54%) jQuery
5 70 (9.97%) RESTful
6 57 (8.12%) Web Services
7 55 (7.83%) REST
8 49 (6.98%) Flask
9 43 (6.13%) Pyramid
10 41 (5.84%) AngularJS
10 41 (5.84%) Gherkin
11 38 (5.41%) NumPy
11 38 (5.41%) Pandas
12 36 (5.13%) XML
12 36 (5.13%) JSON
13 33 (4.70%) SciPy
14 32 (4.56%) HTML5
15 29 (4.13%) CSS3
16 23 (3.28%) Celery
17 20 (2.85%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 128 (18.23%) Computer Science
2 67 (9.54%) Open Source
3 61 (8.69%) Hedge funds
4 40 (5.70%) Algorithms
5 30 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (4.13%) Mobile App
7 28 (3.99%) Mathematics
8 26 (3.70%) Derivative
9 18 (2.56%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 12 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
12 11 (1.57%) Social Network
13 10 (1.42%) Social Media
13 10 (1.42%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.42%) Statistics
14 9 (1.28%) Streaming Music
14 9 (1.28%) GIS
14 9 (1.28%) Smart Meter
15 8 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 251 (35.75%) Linux
2 45 (6.41%) Windows
3 36 (5.13%) Android
4 30 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.99%) UNIX
6 9 (1.28%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.71%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.71%) Windows Phone 7
8 3 (0.43%) CentOS
8 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.28%) Solaris
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (26.35%) TDD
3 114 (16.24%) OO
4 113 (16.10%) Software Engineering
5 105 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (10.26%) Scrum
7 71 (10.11%) DevOps
8 68 (9.69%) Analytics
9 61 (8.69%) Web Development
10 56 (7.98%) Multithreading
10 56 (7.98%) OOP
11 51 (7.26%) Mentoring
12 43 (6.13%) Unit Testing
13 34 (4.84%) E-Commerce
14 31 (4.42%) BDD
15 21 (2.99%) Refactoring
16 16 (2.28%) Pair Programming
16 16 (2.28%) Functional Programming
17 15 (2.14%) Data Modelling
18 14 (1.99%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 702 (100.00%) Python
2 224 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 156 (22.22%) Java
4 137 (19.52%) C++
5 123 (17.52%) SQL
6 65 (9.26%) PHP
7 47 (6.70%) C#
8 33 (4.70%) C
8 33 (4.70%) Ruby
9 28 (3.99%) Perl
10 16 (2.28%) Objective-C
11 14 (1.99%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.85%) R
13 11 (1.57%) Scala
14 9 (1.28%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.14%) Erlang
16 7 (1.00%) Go
17 4 (0.57%) VBA
18 3 (0.43%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 111 (15.81%) Degree
2 36 (5.13%) PhD
3 9 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 26 (3.70%) Docker
2 10 (1.42%) Varnish
3 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 61 (8.69%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (4.70%) Ansible
3 19 (2.71%) Puppet
4 12 (1.71%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.85%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.57%) Nagios
7 2 (0.28%) logstash
8 1 (0.14%) Kibana
8 1 (0.14%) Graylog
8 1 (0.14%) Graphite
8 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.14%) Munin
8 1 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 40 (5.70%) Google
2 26 (3.70%) Oracle
3 23 (3.28%) Facebook
4 12 (1.71%) Splunk
4 12 (1.71%) Sybase
5 6 (0.85%) IBM
6 5 (0.71%) PayPal
7 3 (0.43%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.28%) BT
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.14%) HP
9 1 (0.14%) Intel
9 1 (0.14%) Informatica
9 1 (0.14%) Perforce
9 1 (0.14%) SAP
9 1 (0.14%) Netezza
9 1 (0.14%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.14%) New Relic
9 1 (0.14%) SaltStack
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