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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 840 885 896
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 97 89 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.081% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.084% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 81 83 98
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.85% +2.50%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median 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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +28 88 £57,500 +27.77% 12
London +30 52 £60,000 +20.00% 7
South East +35 21 £52,500 +16.66% 1
City of London +50 13 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Hampshire +20 11 £55,000 +19.56% 1
Southampton +8 7 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England -3 7 £60,000 +122.22% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £60,000 +122.22% 2
Wales - 5 - - 1
Bridgend - 5 - - 1
South Wales - 5 - - 1
Cambridge 0 4 £60,000 +122.22% 2
Bristol -9 4 £42,000 -20.00%
South West -16 4 £42,000 +2.43%
Scotland - 4 £28,250 - 3
Edinburgh - 4 £28,250 - 3
Berkshire - 4 £36,250 -
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £60,000 -
North West +14 3 £37,500 -44.44%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire +19 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Oxford +8 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Watford - 2 £40,000 -
Burnley - 2 £37,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £120,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £30,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Manchester +4 1 - -

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Python
1 182 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 95 (52.20%) C++
3 92 (50.55%) Linux
4 78 (42.86%) Java
5 65 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 58 (31.87%) C
7 54 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (28.57%) Degree
9 35 (19.23%) C#
10 34 (18.68%) JavaScript
11 30 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (15.93%) Unix
13 27 (14.84%) SQL
14 25 (13.74%) Git (software)
14 25 (13.74%) Flask
15 24 (13.19%) Perl
15 24 (13.19%) PHP
15 24 (13.19%) HTML
16 23 (12.64%) Django
17 22 (12.09%) Mathematics
17 22 (12.09%) MySQL
17 22 (12.09%) Windows
17 22 (12.09%) Redis
18 21 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (11.54%) SQL Server
18 21 (11.54%) Physics
18 21 (11.54%) Open Source
19 20 (10.99%) NoSQL
19 20 (10.99%) OO

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 17 (9.34%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (7.69%) Node.js
3 9 (4.95%) nginx
3 9 (4.95%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.75%) Tornado
5 4 (2.20%) Apache
5 4 (2.20%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.20%) SAS
6 3 (1.65%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.10%) Confluence
7 2 (1.10%) IPython
7 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.30%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (3.30%) Route 53
4 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.10%) Heroku
4 2 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.59%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.30%) HTTP
2 6 (3.30%) Internet
2 6 (3.30%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.65%) FTP
3 3 (1.65%) Network Security
4 2 (1.10%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.10%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) Modbus
5 1 (0.55%) SNMP
5 1 (0.55%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (12.09%) MySQL
2 22 (12.09%) Redis
3 21 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 20 (10.99%) NoSQL
5 16 (8.79%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.59%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.04%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.95%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.85%) Big Data
10 6 (3.30%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.75%) SQLite
12 3 (1.65%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.59%) JIRA
3 7 (3.85%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.65%) Subversion
5 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.10%) git-flow
6 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 15 (8.24%) Games
2 14 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.59%) Finance
4 11 (6.04%) Front Office
5 9 (4.95%) Advertising
6 5 (2.75%) Marketing
7 3 (1.65%) Banking
7 3 (1.65%) Electronics
7 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.10%) Law
8 2 (1.10%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.74%) Flask
2 24 (13.19%) HTML
3 23 (12.64%) Django
4 17 (9.34%) CSS
4 17 (9.34%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (6.04%) Celery
6 10 (5.49%) AngularJS
6 10 (5.49%) SQLAlchemy
6 10 (5.49%) WCF
6 10 (5.49%) WPF
7 9 (4.95%) REST
8 8 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (3.85%) Kafka
10 6 (3.30%) HTML5
10 6 (3.30%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (3.30%) RESTful
10 6 (3.30%) Sinatra
10 6 (3.30%) Web Services
11 5 (2.75%) Middleware
11 5 (2.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 22 (12.09%) Mathematics
3 21 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (11.54%) Physics
4 18 (9.89%) Hedge funds
5 15 (8.24%) Digital Media
6 8 (4.40%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (2.75%) Informatics
8 5 (2.75%) Life Science
9 4 (2.20%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (2.20%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.20%) Fintech
9 4 (2.20%) iPad
9 4 (2.20%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.65%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.65%) Online Games
10 3 (1.65%) Statistics
10 3 (1.65%) User Experience
11 2 (1.10%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 92 (50.55%) Linux
2 29 (15.93%) Unix
3 22 (12.09%) Windows
4 13 (7.14%) Android
5 12 (6.59%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.30%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.65%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Fedora
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (11.54%) Open Source
4 20 (10.99%) OO
5 14 (7.69%) Machine Learning
5 14 (7.69%) TDD
6 13 (7.14%) Analytics
6 13 (7.14%) Web Development
7 12 (6.59%) SDLC
8 11 (6.04%) OOP
8 11 (6.04%) Software Testing
9 10 (5.49%) Android Development
9 10 (5.49%) High Availability
9 10 (5.49%) iOS Development
9 10 (5.49%) Microservices
9 10 (5.49%) Mobile Development
10 9 (4.95%) Data Analysis
11 8 (4.40%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.40%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (4.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 182 (100.00%) Python
2 95 (52.20%) C++
3 78 (42.86%) Java
4 58 (31.87%) C
5 35 (19.23%) C#
6 34 (18.68%) JavaScript
7 27 (14.84%) SQL
8 24 (13.19%) Perl
8 24 (13.19%) PHP
9 17 (9.34%) Ruby
10 14 (7.69%) Go
11 11 (6.04%) R
12 10 (5.49%) Scala
13 9 (4.95%) Bash Shell
14 6 (3.30%) Clojure
15 5 (2.75%) Shell Script
16 4 (2.20%) Erlang
16 4 (2.20%) Haskell
17 3 (1.65%) Julia
18 2 (1.10%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 52 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.20%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.20%) PhD
4 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.59%) Varnish
2 8 (4.40%) Docker
3 5 (2.75%) HDFS
4 3 (1.65%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (8.79%) Puppet
2 12 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.40%) Ansible
4 3 (1.65%) Oozie
5 1 (0.55%) logstash
5 1 (0.55%) Mesos
5 1 (0.55%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (6.04%) Oracle
2 4 (2.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.20%) SAP
3 2 (1.10%) Intel
3 2 (1.10%) Perforce
3 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.10%) SaltStack
3 2 (1.10%) Tableau
4 1 (0.55%) Facebook
4 1 (0.55%) Sage
4 1 (0.55%) Sophos
4 1 (0.55%) Twitter
4 1 (0.55%) VMware
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