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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Programmer
Rank 853 938 951
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Programmer 37 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.024% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 21
Median salary £44,000 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.47% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £47,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year
-22.10% +62.39%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +68 37 £44,000 -23.47%
London +76 32 £44,000 -26.66%
City of London +56 11 £122,500 +104.16%
Romford - 3 £44,000 -
East of England +22 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridge +8 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +2 1 £32,500 +1.56%
West Midlands - 1 £37,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £37,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £31,000 -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £31,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,000 -
North East - 1 £31,000 -

Python Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 58 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) Unix
4 21 (36.21%) Linux
5 18 (31.03%) Java
5 18 (31.03%) Computer Science
6 16 (27.59%) Degree
6 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
8 13 (22.41%) Machine Learning
8 13 (22.41%) TDD
8 13 (22.41%) Django
8 13 (22.41%) Hedge funds
8 13 (22.41%) C++
9 12 (20.69%) Perl
9 12 (20.69%) Docker
9 12 (20.69%) Apache Spark
10 11 (18.97%) DevOps
10 11 (18.97%) OO
10 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
11 10 (17.24%) Flask
12 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
12 9 (15.52%) Haskell
12 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
13 8 (13.79%) HTML
13 8 (13.79%) Finance
13 8 (13.79%) Erlang
13 8 (13.79%) Open Source
13 8 (13.79%) BDD
13 8 (13.79%) NoSQL

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 12 (20.69%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.90%) SAS
3 3 (5.17%) IPython
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
3 6 (10.34%) Redis
4 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) Django
2 10 (17.24%) Flask
3 8 (13.79%) HTML
4 7 (12.07%) NumPy
5 6 (10.34%) CSS
5 6 (10.34%) Kafka
6 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.62%) Web Services
7 3 (5.17%) .NET
7 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.17%) Pandas
7 3 (5.17%) XML
8 2 (3.45%) CSS3
8 2 (3.45%) GWT
8 2 (3.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.45%) Node.js
8 2 (3.45%) Regular Expression
8 2 (3.45%) Spring
8 2 (3.45%) ZK
9 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Hedge funds
3 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.07%) CMDB
4 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
6 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Derivative
7 1 (1.72%) Fintech
7 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Unix
2 21 (36.21%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Machine Learning
2 13 (22.41%) TDD
3 11 (18.97%) DevOps
3 11 (18.97%) OO
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.79%) BDD
5 8 (13.79%) Open Source
6 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
6 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
6 7 (12.07%) Multithreading
6 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
6 7 (12.07%) Workflow
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) Low Latency
8 4 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) ETL
8 4 (6.90%) Line Management
9 3 (5.17%) OOD
9 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) Java
4 13 (22.41%) C++
5 12 (20.69%) Perl
6 9 (15.52%) Haskell
6 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
7 8 (13.79%) Erlang
7 8 (13.79%) sed
8 7 (12.07%) R
8 7 (12.07%) Scala
9 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.90%) C#
10 3 (5.17%) Ruby
10 3 (5.17%) VB
10 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.72%) Clojure
11 1 (1.72%) F#
11 1 (1.72%) OCaml
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Cloudera
1 4 (6.90%) Hortonworks
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) HubSpot
2 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com