The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Programmer
Rank 902 894 906
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Programmer 33 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.040% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.042% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 30
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +48.43%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Python Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Python Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Programmer within the UK.

Python Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Python Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Programmer over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Python Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Programmer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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 +11 33 £60,000 +14.28% 4
London +8 21 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 9 £45,000 -5.26%
Cambridge -8 9 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England -8 9 £45,000 -5.26%
City of London +54 6 £82,500 +3.12%
South East +16 2 £35,000 -41.66%
Kent - 2 £35,000 -
Stansted - 2 £35,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £35,000 -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £35,000 -

Python Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (39.71%) Front Office
3 26 (38.24%) Degree
3 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (36.76%) Finance
4 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 24 (35.29%) Java
6 22 (32.35%) Banking
7 19 (27.94%) C++
7 19 (27.94%) Linux
8 18 (26.47%) Investment Banking
8 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
9 17 (25.00%) Django
9 17 (25.00%) SDLC
10 15 (22.06%) HTML
11 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
11 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
11 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
13 12 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (16.18%) OO
14 11 (16.18%) Web Services
15 10 (14.71%) XML
15 10 (14.71%) Fixed Income
16 9 (13.24%) OOP
16 9 (13.24%) Social Media
16 9 (13.24%) Functional Programming
16 9 (13.24%) Hedge funds
17 8 (11.76%) High Availability
17 8 (11.76%) Open Source

Python Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.47%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.88%) Heroku
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (7.35%) Big Data
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (39.71%) Front Office
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 22 (32.35%) Banking
4 18 (26.47%) Investment Banking
5 7 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) Django
2 15 (22.06%) HTML
3 11 (16.18%) Web Services
4 10 (14.71%) XML
5 8 (11.76%) CSS
5 8 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (1.47%) Celery
7 1 (1.47%) CSS3
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) Mason
7 1 (1.47%) NumPy
7 1 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (14.71%) Fixed Income
4 9 (13.24%) Hedge funds
4 9 (13.24%) Social Media
5 8 (11.76%) Fintech
5 8 (11.76%) Grid Computing
6 6 (8.82%) Algorithms
7 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.41%) Physics
9 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.94%) Equities
10 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.00%) SDLC
4 11 (16.18%) OO
5 9 (13.24%) Functional Programming
5 9 (13.24%) OOP
6 8 (11.76%) High Availability
6 8 (11.76%) Open Source
7 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.35%) Machine Learning
9 4 (5.88%) Scrum
10 3 (4.41%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (4.41%) Mobile First
10 3 (4.41%) TDD
11 2 (2.94%) BDD
11 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.47%) CRM
12 1 (1.47%) MVC
12 1 (1.47%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 24 (35.29%) Java
4 19 (27.94%) C++
5 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) C
7 7 (10.29%) Perl
8 5 (7.35%) C#
9 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.47%) Erlang
9 1 (1.47%) Haskell
9 1 (1.47%) OCaml
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Perforce
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle
2 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.47%) Siebel
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