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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Programmer
Rank 881 961 963
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Programmer 33 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.019% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.020% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 26
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £112,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +72.72%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Python Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Programmer
Top 16 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 25 August 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 +50 33 £47,000 -1.05% 3
London +82 27 £47,000 -23.26% 1
City of London +74 9 £101,250 +62.00%
South East +21 2 £75,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £75,000 -
Epsom - 2 £75,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £39,750 -
Romford - 2 £44,000 -
East of England +23 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cambridge +9 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £31,000 -
North East - 1 £31,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £37,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £31,000 -

Python Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 61 (100.00%) Python
2 26 (42.62%) Linux
3 23 (37.70%) Unix
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 22 (36.07%) C++
5 20 (32.79%) Java
5 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
6 19 (31.15%) Degree
7 15 (24.59%) Hedge funds
7 15 (24.59%) OO
8 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (21.31%) Multithreading
9 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
9 13 (21.31%) Perl
9 13 (21.31%) Finance
10 11 (18.03%) TDD
10 11 (18.03%) Asset Management
10 11 (18.03%) Machine Learning
11 10 (16.39%) Low Latency
11 10 (16.39%) Docker
11 10 (16.39%) Flask
11 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
12 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
12 9 (14.75%) Django
12 9 (14.75%) HTML
12 9 (14.75%) CSS
12 9 (14.75%) DevOps
12 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.11%) NumPy
13 8 (13.11%) BDD

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 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) IPython
3 2 (3.28%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.84%) Redis
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) Front Office
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) Flask
2 9 (14.75%) CSS
2 9 (14.75%) Django
2 9 (14.75%) HTML
3 8 (13.11%) NumPy
4 6 (9.84%) Kafka
5 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.20%) Web Services
6 4 (6.56%) .NET
6 4 (6.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (6.56%) jQuery
6 4 (6.56%) STL
7 3 (4.92%) Pandas
8 2 (3.28%) CSS3
8 2 (3.28%) HTML5
8 2 (3.28%) LESS
8 2 (3.28%) Node.js
8 2 (3.28%) Regular Expression
8 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.28%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.59%) Hedge funds
3 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.48%) CMDB
4 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (8.20%) Fixed Income
6 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.28%) Cloud Native
7 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.64%) Derivative
8 1 (1.64%) Fintech
8 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.64%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) OO
2 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) Multithreading
4 11 (18.03%) Asset Management
4 11 (18.03%) Machine Learning
4 11 (18.03%) TDD
5 10 (16.39%) Low Latency
6 9 (14.75%) DevOps
7 8 (13.11%) BDD
7 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
8 7 (11.48%) Open Source
8 7 (11.48%) Problem Management
8 7 (11.48%) Workflow
9 6 (9.84%) OOP
10 5 (8.20%) OOD
11 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.92%) Analytics
12 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) C++
4 20 (32.79%) Java
5 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.31%) Perl
6 6 (9.84%) Haskell
7 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.20%) Erlang
7 5 (8.20%) R
7 5 (8.20%) Scala
7 5 (8.20%) sed
8 4 (6.56%) C
8 4 (6.56%) C#
9 3 (4.92%) Ruby
10 2 (3.28%) VB
10 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.64%) F#
11 1 (1.64%) OCaml
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
1 2 (3.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
1 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) HubSpot
2 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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