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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 802 863 935
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 110 112 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 82 106 43
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +53 106 £55,000 +22.22% 23
London +70 54 £55,000 +29.41% 9
East of England +26 21 £57,000 +26.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 19 £57,000 +26.66% 5
Cambridge +3 13 £47,500 +5.55% 5
South East +32 11 £55,000 +29.41% 4
South West -22 10 £37,500 -44.44% 2
Hampshire +17 9 £55,000 +150.00% 3
City of London - 9 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -3 6 £45,000 +33.33%
Southampton - 6 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -8 5 £40,000 +26.98%
Warwick - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Scotland +21 4 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £41,250 - 1
North West +2 3 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Dorset +14 2 - -
Poole +5 2 - -
Oxfordshire +2 2 - - 1
Manchester -5 2 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Abingdon - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 £44,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £44,000 -
Leeds +39 1 £27,500 -62.06%
Yorkshire +31 1 £27,500 -62.06%
West Yorkshire +27 1 £27,500 -62.06%
Bristol -16 1 £31,500 -55.00% 1
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 203 (100.00%) Python
1 203 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 99 (48.77%) Linux
3 98 (48.28%) Java
4 87 (42.86%) C++
4 87 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (35.47%) SQL
6 62 (30.54%) Degree
6 62 (30.54%) Computer Science
7 59 (29.06%) C
8 49 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 46 (22.66%) Unix
10 45 (22.17%) Django
11 42 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
12 36 (17.73%) C#
13 33 (16.26%) Flask
14 30 (14.78%) Ruby
15 29 (14.29%) Scala
16 28 (13.79%) TDD
17 27 (13.30%) MySQL
18 26 (12.81%) Git (software)
19 25 (12.32%) MongoDB
19 25 (12.32%) Big Data
20 24 (11.82%) Continuous Delivery
20 24 (11.82%) Scrum
21 23 (11.33%) HTML
22 22 (10.84%) Perl
23 21 (10.34%) PHP
23 21 (10.34%) Oracle
24 20 (9.85%) SQL Server

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 14 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 8 (3.94%) SAS
3 6 (2.96%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.46%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.97%) nginx
5 4 (1.97%) Tornado
6 2 (0.99%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.49%) IPython
7 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.97%) SaaS
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.99%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 2 (0.99%) GitHub
3 2 (0.99%) Heroku
3 2 (0.99%) Route 53
4 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.42%) HTTP
2 10 (4.93%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.45%) FTP
4 6 (2.96%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.96%) Wireless
5 3 (1.48%) Firewall
5 3 (1.48%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) ISDN
6 2 (0.99%) LDAP
6 2 (0.99%) SNMP
6 2 (0.99%) VoIP
7 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (13.30%) MySQL
3 25 (12.32%) Big Data
3 25 (12.32%) MongoDB
4 20 (9.85%) Hadoop
4 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
5 19 (9.36%) Relational Database
6 18 (8.87%) Redis
7 16 (7.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (7.39%) Data Mining
9 14 (6.90%) Apache Hive
10 9 (4.43%) NoSQL
11 8 (3.94%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (2.96%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (1.97%) SQLite
15 2 (0.99%) GIS
16 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
16 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (12.81%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.87%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.96%) JIRA
4 5 (2.46%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.46%) Subversion
5 3 (1.48%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.99%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.99%) GCC
7 1 (0.49%) CodeSonar
7 1 (0.49%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.49%) git-flow
7 1 (0.49%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.49%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.49%) RSpec
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 20 (9.85%) Finance
2 13 (6.40%) Games
3 12 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.93%) Back Office
5 8 (3.94%) Publishing
6 7 (3.45%) Marketing
7 6 (2.96%) Advertising
8 5 (2.46%) Front Office
8 5 (2.46%) Law
9 4 (1.97%) Electronics
10 3 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.99%) Legal
11 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.49%) Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.17%) Django
2 33 (16.26%) Flask
3 23 (11.33%) HTML
4 20 (9.85%) Node.js
5 19 (9.36%) CSS
6 14 (6.90%) RESTful
7 12 (5.91%) React
8 11 (5.42%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.93%) Natural Language Processing
9 10 (4.93%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (4.43%) REST
10 9 (4.43%) XML
11 7 (3.45%) Java EE
11 7 (3.45%) STL
11 7 (3.45%) Web Services
12 6 (2.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (2.96%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.96%) HTML5
12 6 (2.96%) jQuery
13 5 (2.46%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 62 (30.54%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.85%) User Experience
3 19 (9.36%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.91%) Algorithms
5 12 (5.91%) Hedge funds
6 11 (5.42%) Mathematics
7 9 (4.43%) Fintech
8 8 (3.94%) Physics
9 5 (2.46%) Neural Network
10 4 (1.97%) Biology
10 4 (1.97%) Informatics
10 4 (1.97%) Life Science
11 3 (1.48%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.48%) Online Games
12 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.99%) iPad
12 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 99 (48.77%) Linux
2 46 (22.66%) Unix
3 19 (9.36%) Android
4 14 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.91%) Windows
6 2 (0.99%) CentOS
6 2 (0.99%) Fedora
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 87 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.79%) TDD
4 24 (11.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 24 (11.82%) Scrum
5 20 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (9.36%) Automated Testing
7 17 (8.37%) Mentoring
8 16 (7.88%) Functional Programming
8 16 (7.88%) OO
8 16 (7.88%) User Stories
9 14 (6.90%) Microservices
9 14 (6.90%) Open Source
10 13 (6.40%) Multithreading
10 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.40%) Web Development
11 12 (5.91%) Machine Learning
11 12 (5.91%) Mobile Development
12 11 (5.42%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (5.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 203 (100.00%) Python
2 98 (48.28%) Java
3 87 (42.86%) C++
4 72 (35.47%) SQL
5 59 (29.06%) C
6 49 (24.14%) JavaScript
7 36 (17.73%) C#
8 30 (14.78%) Ruby
9 29 (14.29%) Scala
10 22 (10.84%) Perl
11 21 (10.34%) PHP
12 20 (9.85%) Go
13 19 (9.36%) Erlang
14 15 (7.39%) R
15 13 (6.40%) MATLAB
16 8 (3.94%) Bash Shell
16 8 (3.94%) Shell Script
17 6 (2.96%) CoffeeScript
17 6 (2.96%) Objective-C
18 5 (2.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 62 (30.54%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.96%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.97%) PhD
5 2 (0.99%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.99%) HND
5 2 (0.99%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CISSP
6 1 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.49%) GIAC
6 1 (0.49%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) SANS
6 1 (0.49%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.88%) Docker
2 10 (4.93%) HDFS
3 8 (3.94%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.94%) Oozie
3 6 (2.96%) Ansible
3 6 (2.96%) Puppet
4 2 (0.99%) Salt
5 1 (0.49%) logstash
5 1 (0.49%) Mesos
5 1 (0.49%) StatsD
Vendors
1 21 (10.34%) Oracle
2 11 (5.42%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (4.93%) SAP
4 4 (1.97%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.99%) Google
6 2 (0.99%) Sophos
6 2 (0.99%) Tableau
7 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.49%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Central Employment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago