The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Python Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Programmer
Rank 912 911 962
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Programmer 28 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.051% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.053% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 37
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median 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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Python Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Python Programmer in the job title.

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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Python Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Programmer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 28 £60,000 +26.31% 3
London +17 17 £80,000 +52.38% 2
City of London +67 9 £80,000 +113.33% 2
East of England +13 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Cambridgeshire -12 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Cambridge -12 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Buckinghamshire +24 2 £40,000 -
South East +19 2 £40,000 -33.33%
North West - 2 £28,750 -
Gateshead - 1 £31,000 -
North East - 1 £31,000 -
Chester - 1 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £31,000 -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £25,000 -

Python Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Python Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Python Programmer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Python
2 28 (46.67%) Degree
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (36.67%) Finance
5 21 (35.00%) OO
6 19 (31.67%) Linux
6 19 (31.67%) Java
7 18 (30.00%) SQL
7 18 (30.00%) C++
7 18 (30.00%) Front Office
8 15 (25.00%) Fixed Income
8 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.33%) OOP
10 13 (21.67%) HTML
11 12 (20.00%) Web Services
11 12 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (20.00%) Banking
12 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
12 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
12 11 (18.33%) jQuery
12 11 (18.33%) Multithreading
12 11 (18.33%) SDLC
13 10 (16.67%) Django
13 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking
13 10 (16.67%) CSS
14 9 (15.00%) C
15 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (13.33%) Hedge funds
15 8 (13.33%) Low Latency
16 7 (11.67%) Unix

Python Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.33%) Redis
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 18 (30.00%) Front Office
3 12 (20.00%) Banking
4 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) HTML
2 12 (20.00%) Web Services
3 11 (18.33%) jQuery
4 10 (16.67%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) Django
5 6 (10.00%) .NET
6 5 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (8.33%) NumPy
6 5 (8.33%) STL
6 5 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.33%) Flask
7 2 (3.33%) Kafka
7 2 (3.33%) LESS
7 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
7 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.67%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 12 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
4 8 (13.33%) Hedge funds
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) Equities
8 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) OO
3 14 (23.33%) OOP
4 11 (18.33%) Multithreading
4 11 (18.33%) SDLC
4 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) OOD
7 4 (6.67%) Scrum
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) Machine Learning
8 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.33%) BDD
9 2 (3.33%) High Availability
9 2 (3.33%) Open Source
9 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (31.67%) Java
3 18 (30.00%) C++
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.00%) C
6 6 (10.00%) C#
6 6 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 2 (3.33%) R
9 1 (1.67%) Erlang
9 1 (1.67%) Haskell
9 1 (1.67%) OCaml
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Perforce
2 1 (1.67%) HubSpot
2 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
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