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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 523 549 626
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 437 334 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 366 283 245
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 +51 414 £50,000 - 55
London +40 314 £55,000 -4.34% 36
City of London -18 54 £65,000 +18.18% 10
East of England +14 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South East -23 23 £45,000 -4.76% 6
North West +2 22 £34,000 +13.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £45,000 - 3
Cambridge +11 20 £45,000 - 3
South West +3 18 £38,750 -29.54% 1
Scotland -4 17 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Bath -3 15 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Somerset -8 15 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Manchester - 11 £32,000 - 3
Edinburgh -6 9 - - 1
Cheshire -13 9 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Chester -4 8 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Glasgow -5 8 £65,000 +30.00%
Yorkshire -30 8 £30,000 - 2
Berkshire -9 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Surrey - 6 £36,750 - 1
Oxford 0 5 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Oxfordshire -1 5 £46,250 -7.50% 4
Newbury - 5 - -
West Midlands -12 4 £47,250 +18.12%
Leeds -26 4 £22,500 -
West Yorkshire -28 4 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £34,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £45,000 -10.00%
York - 3 £24,500 - 2
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 950 (100.00%) Python
2 427 (44.95%) Django
3 310 (32.63%) Linux
4 302 (31.79%) C++
5 278 (29.26%) Finance
6 270 (28.42%) Java
7 265 (27.89%) Computer Science
8 256 (26.95%) JavaScript
9 248 (26.11%) Degree
10 222 (23.37%) OO
11 187 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
12 186 (19.58%) HTML
13 168 (17.68%) SQL
14 154 (16.21%) MySQL
15 149 (15.68%) Software Engineering
15 149 (15.68%) PostgreSQL
16 148 (15.58%) TDD
17 147 (15.47%) CSS
18 146 (15.37%) jQuery
19 130 (13.68%) Git (software)
20 114 (12.00%) Open Source
21 113 (11.89%) Front Office
22 110 (11.58%) C#
23 102 (10.74%) Mathematics
24 100 (10.53%) NoSQL
25 96 (10.11%) Banking
26 95 (10.00%) Flask
27 85 (8.95%) AngularJS
28 84 (8.84%) Analytics
29 81 (8.53%) Pandas

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (5.89%) Apache
2 40 (4.21%) Node.js
3 28 (2.95%) Tornado
4 25 (2.63%) nginx
5 24 (2.53%) Zope
6 18 (1.89%) Gunicorn
7 14 (1.47%) IIS
8 8 (0.84%) Plone
8 8 (0.84%) Apache Pig
9 6 (0.63%) CMS
10 5 (0.53%) SAS
11 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.11%) uWSGI
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.32%) Maya
3 2 (0.21%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
1 6 (0.63%) Magento
2 4 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.79%) SaaS
2 16 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.47%) GitHub
4 12 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.05%) Google App Engine
6 7 (0.74%) PaaS
7 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.53%) Heroku
8 5 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.21%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.32%) HTTP
1 22 (2.32%) Internet
2 14 (1.47%) GSM
3 12 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.53%) DNS
5 4 (0.42%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.42%) tcpdump
6 3 (0.32%) SMS
7 2 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.11%) SMTP
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (16.21%) MySQL
2 149 (15.68%) PostgreSQL
3 100 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 61 (6.42%) Big Data
5 55 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 52 (5.47%) MongoDB
7 45 (4.74%) Data Mining
8 38 (4.00%) Redis
9 35 (3.68%) SQL Server
10 23 (2.42%) Amazon Redshift
11 20 (2.11%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.84%) Text Mining
16 7 (0.74%) Neo4j
16 7 (0.74%) Couchbase
17 6 (0.63%) CouchDB
17 6 (0.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 130 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.42%) Karma Test Runner
3 22 (2.32%) Maven
4 13 (1.37%) JIRA
5 12 (1.26%) Selenium
6 11 (1.16%) SoapUI
7 9 (0.95%) Jasmine
7 9 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.84%) Subversion
9 5 (0.53%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.42%) Hudson
10 4 (0.42%) Emacs
10 4 (0.42%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.21%) Firebug
12 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.11%) Redmine
12 1 (0.11%) Juju
12 1 (0.11%) Grunt
General
1 278 (29.26%) Finance
2 113 (11.89%) Front Office
3 96 (10.11%) Banking
4 51 (5.37%) Games
5 36 (3.79%) Advertising
6 34 (3.58%) Investment Banking
7 27 (2.84%) Marketing
8 22 (2.32%) Publishing
9 21 (2.21%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.89%) Retail
11 8 (0.84%) Back Office
11 8 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.53%) French Language
12 5 (0.53%) German Language
13 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (44.95%) Django
2 186 (19.58%) HTML
3 147 (15.47%) CSS
4 146 (15.37%) jQuery
5 95 (10.00%) Flask
6 85 (8.95%) AngularJS
7 81 (8.53%) Pandas
8 80 (8.42%) NumPy
9 66 (6.95%) HTML5
10 62 (6.53%) SciPy
11 50 (5.26%) Pyramid
12 45 (4.74%) Web Services
13 40 (4.21%) JSON
13 40 (4.21%) CSS3
14 39 (4.11%) RESTful
15 36 (3.79%) XML
15 36 (3.79%) REST
16 34 (3.58%) Ajax
17 33 (3.47%) Twisted
18 32 (3.37%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 265 (27.89%) Computer Science
2 114 (12.00%) Open Source
3 102 (10.74%) Mathematics
4 75 (7.89%) Hedge funds
5 68 (7.16%) Statistics
6 62 (6.53%) Physics
7 49 (5.16%) Derivative
8 44 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (3.79%) Visualisation
10 29 (3.05%) Artificial Intelligence
11 27 (2.84%) Fixed Income
12 21 (2.21%) Social Media
13 20 (2.11%) Equities
14 19 (2.00%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.68%) Digital Media
16 11 (1.16%) Blog
17 10 (1.05%) Data Integration
17 10 (1.05%) GIS
18 8 (0.84%) Social Network
19 7 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 310 (32.63%) Linux
2 68 (7.16%) Windows
3 58 (6.11%) UNIX
4 37 (3.89%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.32%) Android
6 18 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.84%) Debian
9 6 (0.63%) CentOS
9 6 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.42%) Fedora
11 2 (0.21%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (23.37%) OO
2 187 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (15.68%) Software Engineering
4 148 (15.58%) TDD
5 84 (8.84%) Analytics
6 62 (6.53%) Multithreading
7 59 (6.21%) Scrum
8 51 (5.37%) OOD
9 47 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (4.74%) OOP
11 41 (4.32%) MVC
11 41 (4.32%) Unit Testing
12 39 (4.11%) Web Development
13 37 (3.89%) Risk Management
14 36 (3.79%) Low Latency
15 33 (3.47%) E-Commerce
16 29 (3.05%) BDD
17 28 (2.95%) Algorithmic Trading
18 23 (2.42%) MapReduce
18 23 (2.42%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 950 (100.00%) Python
2 302 (31.79%) C++
3 270 (28.42%) Java
4 256 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 168 (17.68%) SQL
6 110 (11.58%) C#
7 66 (6.95%) Perl
8 60 (6.32%) C
9 57 (6.00%) PHP
10 42 (4.42%) Ruby
11 28 (2.95%) Bash Shell
12 23 (2.42%) TypeScript
13 22 (2.32%) R
13 22 (2.32%) Scala
14 21 (2.21%) Erlang
14 21 (2.21%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.63%) Golang
16 4 (0.42%) Jython
16 4 (0.42%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 248 (26.11%) Degree
2 38 (4.00%) PhD
3 7 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.42%) Snort
1 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.21%) Varnish
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) Samba
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
3 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 45 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.37%) Puppet
3 12 (1.26%) Ansible
4 9 (0.95%) Nagios
5 2 (0.21%) Cacti
5 2 (0.21%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.21%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.21%) StatsD
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (2.53%) Google
2 17 (1.79%) Oracle
3 15 (1.58%) VMware
4 14 (1.47%) Sybase
5 12 (1.26%) Facebook
6 10 (1.05%) Rackspace
7 8 (0.84%) Zend
7 8 (0.84%) Sencha
7 8 (0.84%) Splunk
8 4 (0.42%) SAP
8 4 (0.42%) Dell
8 4 (0.42%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.32%) JBoss
9 3 (0.32%) IBM
9 3 (0.32%) DataSynapse
10 2 (0.21%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.21%) Percona
10 2 (0.21%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.21%) Mercator
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum
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Salary: 55,000
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + equity + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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