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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 867 875 847
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 84 66 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.063% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.065% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 91
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.38% -13.88%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Python Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Software Engineer
Top 30 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 83 £50,000 +11.11% 22
South East +15 30 £47,500 +33.80% 12
London -2 26 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South West +1 18 £39,000 -25.71% 3
Hampshire +21 11 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Southampton - 11 £55,000 - 1
Bristol +6 9 £42,000 -47.50% 2
Oxfordshire +1 9 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Berkshire +5 7 £50,000 +61.29% 3
Devon - 7 £32,500 -
Plymouth - 7 £32,500 -
Oxford -11 6 £40,000 -30.43%
Bracknell +4 4 £48,750 +57.25% 1
East of England -5 4 £52,500 +94.44% 2
Cambridge -7 4 £52,500 +94.44% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £52,500 +94.44% 2
City of London +57 2 £67,500 -
Manchester +19 2 - -
North West +4 2 - -
Edinburgh +8 1 £40,000 -
Reading +6 1 £62,500 +54.32% 2
Scotland -1 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 1
Wokingham -11 1 £40,000 +29.03%
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Poole - 1 £35,000 -
Malvern - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £32,000 -
Leicester - 1 £32,000 -
Abingdon - 1 - -

Python Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Python
1 178 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 92 (51.69%) C++
3 91 (51.12%) Linux
4 74 (41.57%) Java
5 66 (37.08%) C
6 48 (26.97%) Degree
7 40 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (22.47%) Computer Science
8 37 (20.79%) Unix
9 33 (18.54%) Perl
9 33 (18.54%) NoSQL
10 29 (16.29%) JavaScript
11 28 (15.73%) PHP
11 28 (15.73%) Windows
12 26 (14.61%) Ruby
13 25 (14.04%) Puppet
13 25 (14.04%) Open Source
13 25 (14.04%) OO
13 25 (14.04%) C#
13 25 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (13.48%) Internet
15 23 (12.92%) Telecoms
16 22 (12.36%) Web Services
16 22 (12.36%) Ansible
17 21 (11.80%) SQL
17 21 (11.80%) Git (software)
18 20 (11.24%) Digital Media
18 20 (11.24%) Android
19 19 (10.67%) TDD

Python Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.06%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.81%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.81%) Google App Engine
4 4 (2.25%) IaaS
4 4 (2.25%) PaaS
4 4 (2.25%) SaaS
5 2 (1.12%) HP Helion
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.48%) Internet
2 10 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.62%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.81%) SSL
4 4 (2.25%) HTTP
4 4 (2.25%) X.509
5 3 (1.69%) 802.15
5 3 (1.69%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.69%) Network Security
5 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.69%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.54%) NoSQL
2 17 (9.55%) Big Data
2 17 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (6.74%) Redis
3 12 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.62%) MySQL
5 7 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.37%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.18%) JIRA
3 8 (4.49%) Subversion
4 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.25%) Ant
5 4 (2.25%) Gradle
5 4 (2.25%) JUnit
5 4 (2.25%) Maven
6 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.12%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.12%) Hudson
7 2 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.56%) CMake
8 1 (0.56%) GCC
8 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.56%) Xcode
General
1 23 (12.92%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.74%) Finance
3 9 (5.06%) Games
4 7 (3.93%) Advertising
5 4 (2.25%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.36%) Web Services
2 18 (10.11%) Django
2 18 (10.11%) HTML
3 17 (9.55%) CSS
4 12 (6.74%) Flask
5 11 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (5.62%) Celery
6 10 (5.62%) SQLAlchemy
7 7 (3.93%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.37%) XML
9 5 (2.81%) Ajax
9 5 (2.81%) JSON
9 5 (2.81%) REST
10 4 (2.25%) HTML5
10 4 (2.25%) PyQt
11 3 (1.69%) 802.1X
11 3 (1.69%) Akka
11 3 (1.69%) PhoneGap
12 2 (1.12%) CSS3
12 2 (1.12%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.47%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.24%) Digital Media
3 19 (10.67%) Algorithms
4 15 (8.43%) Mathematics
5 14 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.62%) Data Structures
7 9 (5.06%) User Experience
8 8 (4.49%) Physics
9 7 (3.93%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (2.25%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.25%) Animation
10 4 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.69%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.12%) Equities
12 2 (1.12%) Fintech
12 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.56%) CUDA
13 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 91 (51.12%) Linux
2 37 (20.79%) Unix
3 28 (15.73%) Windows
4 20 (11.24%) Android
5 13 (7.30%) Apple iOS
6 11 (6.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Fedora
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.04%) OO
3 25 (14.04%) Open Source
4 19 (10.67%) TDD
5 17 (9.55%) OOP
6 15 (8.43%) Automated Testing
6 15 (8.43%) Software Testing
7 13 (7.30%) Machine Learning
8 10 (5.62%) Configuration Management
8 10 (5.62%) Microservices
8 10 (5.62%) Mobile Development
9 9 (5.06%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.06%) Scalability Testing
9 9 (5.06%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.49%) Android Development
10 8 (4.49%) iOS Development
10 8 (4.49%) Web Development
11 7 (3.93%) High-Throughput Computing
11 7 (3.93%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 178 (100.00%) Python
2 92 (51.69%) C++
3 74 (41.57%) Java
4 66 (37.08%) C
5 33 (18.54%) Perl
6 29 (16.29%) JavaScript
7 28 (15.73%) PHP
8 26 (14.61%) Ruby
9 25 (14.04%) C#
10 21 (11.80%) SQL
11 12 (6.74%) Go
12 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
13 7 (3.93%) Scala
14 4 (2.25%) Clojure
15 3 (1.69%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.12%) Erlang
16 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.56%) Lua
17 1 (0.56%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 48 (26.97%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.25%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.25%) PhD
4 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.18%) Varnish
2 6 (3.37%) Firmware
3 4 (2.25%) Docker
3 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.12%) KVM
4 2 (1.12%) LXC
4 2 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (14.04%) Puppet
2 22 (12.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (5.62%) Google
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle
2 4 (2.25%) Rackspace
2 4 (2.25%) VMware
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.69%) SAP
4 2 (1.12%) Facebook
4 2 (1.12%) HP
4 2 (1.12%) Perforce
4 2 (1.12%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.56%) Sophos
5 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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