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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Programmer
Rank 905 958 952
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Programmer 22 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.024% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.025% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 26
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £60,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 27 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +24 22 £40,000 -21.95% 6
London +50 17 £37,500 -45.65% 5
City of London +61 3 £80,000 +2.56% 3
South East +8 2 £75,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £39,750 - 1
Epsom - 2 £75,000 -
Surrey - 2 £75,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £31,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,000 -
North East - 1 £31,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £31,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £37,000 -

Python Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 54 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (44.44%) C++
3 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 20 (37.04%) Java
5 17 (31.48%) SQL
6 16 (29.63%) Degree
7 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.93%) Unix
8 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 14 (25.93%) Multithreading
9 13 (24.07%) Finance
10 12 (22.22%) OO
11 11 (20.37%) HTML
11 11 (20.37%) CSS
11 11 (20.37%) TDD
11 11 (20.37%) Low Latency
12 10 (18.52%) Flask
12 10 (18.52%) Hedge funds
13 9 (16.67%) Machine Learning
14 8 (14.81%) BDD
14 8 (14.81%) Django
14 8 (14.81%) Asset Management
14 8 (14.81%) OOP
14 8 (14.81%) Apache Spark
14 8 (14.81%) Docker
15 7 (12.96%) DevOps
15 7 (12.96%) C
15 7 (12.96%) Perl
15 7 (12.96%) Marketing

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 8 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) IPython
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Redis
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 4 (7.41%) Front Office
4 3 (5.56%) Games
4 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.70%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) CSS
1 11 (20.37%) HTML
2 10 (18.52%) Flask
3 8 (14.81%) Django
4 6 (11.11%) jQuery
4 6 (11.11%) Kafka
4 6 (11.11%) NumPy
5 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (9.26%) STL
5 5 (9.26%) Web Services
6 4 (7.41%) .NET
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.70%) CSS3
7 2 (3.70%) GWT
7 2 (3.70%) HTML5
7 2 (3.70%) Node.js
7 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
7 2 (3.70%) Spring
7 2 (3.70%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Hedge funds
3 6 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) CMDB
5 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) Cloud Native
6 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.70%) Equities
7 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.85%) Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.85%) Statistics
7 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) Multithreading
3 12 (22.22%) OO
4 11 (20.37%) Low Latency
4 11 (20.37%) TDD
5 9 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 8 (14.81%) Asset Management
6 8 (14.81%) BDD
6 8 (14.81%) OOP
7 7 (12.96%) DevOps
8 5 (9.26%) OOD
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
9 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.56%) Open Source
9 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (44.44%) C++
3 20 (37.04%) Java
4 17 (31.48%) SQL
5 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.96%) C
6 7 (12.96%) Perl
7 5 (9.26%) C#
8 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.56%) R
8 3 (5.56%) Ruby
9 2 (3.70%) Scala
10 1 (1.85%) Erlang
10 1 (1.85%) Go
10 1 (1.85%) Haskell
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) HubSpot
1 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
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