The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Python Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 763 866 919
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 114 92 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.087% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.090% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 95 86 38
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,250 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Python Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Software Engineer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +89 108 £55,000 +10.00% 16
London +114 66 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £57,000 +26.66% 5
East of England 0 15 £57,000 +26.66% 5
South West +1 14 £40,000 +1.26% 2
South East +53 10 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -6 10 £40,000 -
City of London - 10 £65,000 -
Cambridge +6 7 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Hampshire +3 7 £50,000 - 2
Scotland - 5 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £40,000 -
Southampton +9 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Bristol -3 2 £43,750 -37.50% 1
North West -13 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Surrey - 2 £46,500 -
Oxfordshire +27 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Coventry +2 1 £42,500 +13.33% 2
West Midlands -11 1 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Manchester -27 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £42,500 -
Fareham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £42,500 -

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Python Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 222 (100.00%) Python
1 222 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 109 (49.10%) Linux
3 102 (45.95%) Java
4 86 (38.74%) C++
5 84 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (33.33%) C
7 71 (31.98%) JavaScript
8 69 (31.08%) SQL
9 63 (28.38%) Degree
10 54 (24.32%) Django
11 49 (22.07%) Unix
12 46 (20.72%) Computer Science
13 43 (19.37%) HTML
14 40 (18.02%) Git (software)
15 37 (16.67%) MySQL
16 36 (16.22%) C#
16 36 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
17 34 (15.32%) CSS
18 32 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
18 32 (14.41%) Big Data
19 31 (13.96%) Ruby
20 29 (13.06%) TDD
20 29 (13.06%) Scala
20 29 (13.06%) Scrum
21 28 (12.61%) OO
21 28 (12.61%) Perl
22 27 (12.16%) Jenkins
22 27 (12.16%) Flask
22 27 (12.16%) User Experience

Python Software Engineer 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 20 (9.01%) Apache Pig
2 10 (4.50%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.15%) SAS
4 6 (2.70%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.90%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.95%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (4.50%) CloudFront
4 4 (1.80%) GitHub
4 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.35%) SaaS
6 2 (0.90%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.90%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.45%) Heroku
7 1 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.41%) Bluetooth
1 12 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 12 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
1 12 (5.41%) Wireless
2 10 (4.50%) HTTP
3 6 (2.70%) Firewall
3 6 (2.70%) Internet
4 4 (1.80%) SSL
5 3 (1.35%) FTP
6 2 (0.90%) LDAP
6 2 (0.90%) Network Security
7 1 (0.45%) AMQP
7 1 (0.45%) ATM
7 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.45%) ISDN
7 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.67%) MySQL
2 36 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (14.41%) Big Data
4 21 (9.46%) Hadoop
5 20 (9.01%) Apache Hive
5 20 (9.01%) Relational Database
6 19 (8.56%) Data Mining
7 18 (8.11%) MongoDB
8 14 (6.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (5.86%) NoSQL
9 13 (5.86%) SQL Server
10 12 (5.41%) Redis
11 11 (4.95%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.90%) GIS
15 2 (0.90%) Triplestore
16 1 (0.45%) BigQuery
16 1 (0.45%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 40 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.16%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.60%) JIRA
4 5 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (2.25%) Subversion
5 4 (1.80%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.80%) CodeSonar
5 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.80%) git-flow
5 4 (1.80%) Robot Framework
5 4 (1.80%) Selenium
6 2 (0.90%) GCC
6 2 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.90%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.45%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.45%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.45%) PyUnit
7 1 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 24 (10.81%) Finance
2 18 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.76%) Games
4 11 (4.95%) Back Office
4 11 (4.95%) Retail
5 7 (3.15%) Publishing
6 5 (2.25%) Marketing
7 3 (1.35%) Advertising
7 3 (1.35%) Law
8 2 (0.90%) Electronics
8 2 (0.90%) Military
8 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Front Office
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.32%) Django
2 43 (19.37%) HTML
3 34 (15.32%) CSS
4 27 (12.16%) Flask
5 23 (10.36%) RESTful
6 22 (9.91%) REST
7 20 (9.01%) Web Services
8 19 (8.56%) Node.js
8 19 (8.56%) Spring
9 18 (8.11%) jQuery
10 17 (7.66%) React
11 14 (6.31%) Java EE
11 14 (6.31%) STL
12 13 (5.86%) Natural Language Processing
13 12 (5.41%) AngularJS
14 10 (4.50%) Hibernate
14 10 (4.50%) Spring Boot
15 9 (4.05%) EJB
15 9 (4.05%) J2EE
16 7 (3.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.72%) Computer Science
2 27 (12.16%) User Experience
3 19 (8.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 12 (5.41%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.60%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.70%) Fintech
8 5 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.80%) Biology
9 4 (1.80%) Physics
10 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.35%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.90%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.90%) Neural Network
11 2 (0.90%) PMI
11 2 (0.90%) Raspberry Pi
11 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 109 (49.10%) Linux
2 49 (22.07%) Unix
3 24 (10.81%) Android
4 20 (9.01%) Apple iOS
5 17 (7.66%) Windows
6 5 (2.25%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.90%) CentOS
8 2 (0.90%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 84 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.06%) Scrum
3 29 (13.06%) TDD
4 28 (12.61%) OO
5 24 (10.81%) User Stories
6 23 (10.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (10.36%) Mentoring
7 22 (9.91%) Automated Testing
8 21 (9.46%) Microservices
9 19 (8.56%) Multithreading
10 18 (8.11%) Kanban
11 17 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (7.66%) MVC
11 17 (7.66%) OOP
12 15 (6.76%) Front End Development
12 15 (6.76%) Functional Programming
12 15 (6.76%) Mobile Development
13 14 (6.31%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) Python
2 102 (45.95%) Java
3 86 (38.74%) C++
4 74 (33.33%) C
5 71 (31.98%) JavaScript
6 69 (31.08%) SQL
7 36 (16.22%) C#
8 31 (13.96%) Ruby
9 29 (13.06%) Scala
10 28 (12.61%) Perl
11 21 (9.46%) PHP
12 17 (7.66%) Go
13 16 (7.21%) Erlang
13 16 (7.21%) MATLAB
14 14 (6.31%) Bash Shell
15 13 (5.86%) Objective-C
16 9 (4.05%) Embedded C
17 8 (3.60%) R
18 6 (2.70%) PowerShell
18 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (28.38%) Degree
2 19 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.86%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.80%) CCNA
5 4 (1.80%) CISSP
5 4 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (1.80%) GIAC
5 4 (1.80%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (1.80%) MCSE
5 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.80%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (1.80%) PhD
5 4 (1.80%) SANS
5 4 (1.80%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (1.80%) SSCP
6 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) QA
System Software
1 22 (9.91%) Docker
2 7 (3.15%) Apache Flume
2 7 (3.15%) HDFS
3 4 (1.80%) vSphere
4 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) Oozie
1 7 (3.15%) Puppet
2 6 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.25%) Ansible
3 5 (2.25%) Salt
4 3 (1.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.45%) Grafana
5 1 (0.45%) Graphite
5 1 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (7.66%) Oracle
2 11 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (3.15%) Google
3 7 (3.15%) SAP
4 6 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.35%) VMware
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco
6 2 (0.90%) Sophos
7 1 (0.45%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ARM (Advanced Resource Managers)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Pension, Training and lots of great perks
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + incredible benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 24 days ago