The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Software Engineer
Rank 891 828 869
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 6 62 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.057% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.060% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 61 16
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Python Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Python Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Python Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Python Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Software Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 -58 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London +1 5 £57,500 -4.16% 1
City of London +25 1 £60,000 -36.84%
Cheshire -7 1 £32,500 -
North West -29 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £32,500 -

Python Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 24 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) C++
3 11 (45.83%) Data Structures
3 11 (45.83%) Algorithms
4 10 (41.67%) Open Source
4 10 (41.67%) Scala
5 9 (37.50%) Puppet
5 9 (37.50%) Node.js
5 9 (37.50%) Games
6 7 (29.17%) Publishing
6 7 (29.17%) Xbox
6 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
6 7 (29.17%) Golang
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) Django
6 7 (29.17%) Google
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) C
9 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (12.50%) MySQL
10 3 (12.50%) C#
10 3 (12.50%) Windows
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (8.33%) CSS
11 2 (8.33%) HTML5

Python Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Maya
1 2 (8.33%) 3ds Max
1 2 (8.33%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (37.50%) Games
2 7 (29.17%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Django
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) PyQt
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) Pandas
4 1 (4.17%) Flask
4 1 (4.17%) Pyramid
4 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Data Structures
1 11 (45.83%) Algorithms
2 10 (41.67%) Open Source
3 7 (29.17%) Xbox
4 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Social Network
5 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
6 1 (4.17%) Equities
6 1 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (8.33%) OO
2 2 (8.33%) BDD
2 2 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.17%) MVC
3 1 (4.17%) Scrum
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.17%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) C++
3 10 (41.67%) Scala
4 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
4 7 (29.17%) Golang
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) C
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) Java
8 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (4.17%) R
9 1 (4.17%) PHP
9 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
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