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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 799 860 916
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 111 110 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 84 100 49
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 August 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 +35 109 £50,000 +17.64% 15
London +60 51 £55,000 +29.41% 7
South East +31 21 £47,500 +18.89% 3
East of England +34 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 16 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Hampshire +11 16 £50,000 +127.27% 2
Cambridge +9 12 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West -27 9 £37,500 -44.44% 2
City of London +64 7 £72,500 -9.37% 1
West Midlands -2 6 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Southampton - 6 £55,000 - 1
Warwick - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Dorset +9 4 - -
Poole -6 4 - -
Gloucestershire -7 4 £40,000 +26.98%
North West +13 3 £33,750 +12.50%
Romsey - 3 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +18 2 £23,500 -24.80%
Scotland +17 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £23,500 -27.69%
Manchester -6 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Oxfordshire -9 2 - -
Abingdon - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 £44,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £44,000 -
Yorkshire +28 1 £27,500 -62.06% 1
Leeds +20 1 £27,500 -62.06% 1
West Yorkshire +18 1 £27,500 -62.06% 1

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 204 (100.00%) Python
1 204 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 101 (49.51%) Linux
3 91 (44.61%) Java
4 86 (42.16%) C++
5 85 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (37.25%) SQL
7 65 (31.86%) Computer Science
8 63 (30.88%) Degree
9 58 (28.43%) C
10 51 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 47 (23.04%) Django
12 45 (22.06%) PostgreSQL
13 42 (20.59%) C#
13 42 (20.59%) Unix
14 34 (16.67%) Flask
15 28 (13.73%) Git (software)
15 28 (13.73%) MongoDB
16 27 (13.24%) TDD
16 27 (13.24%) HTML
17 26 (12.75%) Ruby
18 25 (12.25%) MySQL
18 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
19 24 (11.76%) Node.js
19 24 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
20 23 (11.27%) Scala
20 23 (11.27%) Scrum
21 21 (10.29%) Perl
21 21 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (10.29%) Big Data

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 12 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 8 (3.92%) nginx
2 8 (3.92%) SAS
3 6 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.45%) Tornado
5 4 (1.96%) Apache
5 4 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.98%) Confluence
7 2 (0.98%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.98%) IPython
7 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) Route 53
3 4 (1.96%) SaaS
4 3 (1.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.98%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 2 (0.98%) Heroku
6 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.39%) HTTP
2 9 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.92%) FTP
4 5 (2.45%) Internet
5 4 (1.96%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.96%) Wireless
6 2 (0.98%) ISDN
6 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.98%) SNMP
6 2 (0.98%) VoIP
7 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.06%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (13.73%) MongoDB
3 25 (12.25%) MySQL
3 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
4 21 (10.29%) Big Data
5 20 (9.80%) Hadoop
6 19 (9.31%) Relational Database
7 18 (8.82%) Redis
8 16 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (6.86%) Data Mining
10 12 (5.88%) Apache Hive
10 12 (5.88%) NoSQL
11 9 (4.41%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (4.41%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (2.45%) SQLite
14 2 (0.98%) GIS
14 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.94%) JIRA
3 6 (2.94%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.45%) Subversion
5 2 (0.98%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.98%) git-flow
6 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.49%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.49%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.49%) RSpec
6 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 18 (8.82%) Finance
2 15 (7.35%) Games
3 13 (6.37%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.41%) Back Office
4 9 (4.41%) Front Office
5 8 (3.92%) Marketing
6 6 (2.94%) Advertising
6 6 (2.94%) Electronics
6 6 (2.94%) Publishing
7 4 (1.96%) Law
8 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.04%) Django
2 34 (16.67%) Flask
3 27 (13.24%) HTML
4 24 (11.76%) Node.js
5 19 (9.31%) CSS
6 17 (8.33%) RESTful
7 12 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 12 (5.88%) React
8 11 (5.39%) REST
9 10 (4.90%) Natural Language Processing
9 10 (4.90%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (4.90%) Web Services
10 9 (4.41%) XML
11 8 (3.92%) HTML5
11 8 (3.92%) WCF
11 8 (3.92%) WPF
12 7 (3.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 6 (2.94%) Kafka
13 6 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (2.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (31.86%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.31%) Mathematics
3 18 (8.82%) Hedge funds
4 17 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.84%) Artificial Intelligence
6 15 (7.35%) Physics
6 15 (7.35%) User Experience
7 10 (4.90%) Algorithms
8 9 (4.41%) Fintech
9 5 (2.45%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.45%) Informatics
9 5 (2.45%) iPad
9 5 (2.45%) Life Science
9 5 (2.45%) Neural Network
10 3 (1.47%) Online Games
11 2 (0.98%) Biology
11 2 (0.98%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.98%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 101 (49.51%) Linux
2 42 (20.59%) Unix
3 17 (8.33%) Android
4 14 (6.86%) Windows
5 13 (6.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.45%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.98%) CentOS
7 2 (0.98%) Fedora
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 85 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (13.24%) TDD
4 23 (11.27%) Scrum
5 21 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (9.31%) Automated Testing
6 19 (9.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (7.84%) Functional Programming
7 16 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 14 (6.86%) OO
8 14 (6.86%) SDLC
9 13 (6.37%) User Stories
9 13 (6.37%) Web Development
10 12 (5.88%) Analytics
10 12 (5.88%) Microservices
10 12 (5.88%) Multithreading
10 12 (5.88%) Open Source
11 11 (5.39%) Machine Learning
11 11 (5.39%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 204 (100.00%) Python
2 91 (44.61%) Java
3 86 (42.16%) C++
4 76 (37.25%) SQL
5 58 (28.43%) C
6 51 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 42 (20.59%) C#
8 26 (12.75%) Ruby
9 23 (11.27%) Scala
10 21 (10.29%) Perl
11 18 (8.82%) Erlang
11 18 (8.82%) Go
11 18 (8.82%) R
12 17 (8.33%) PHP
13 11 (5.39%) MATLAB
14 9 (4.41%) Shell Script
15 8 (3.92%) Bash Shell
16 6 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
17 5 (2.45%) Clojure
17 5 (2.45%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 63 (30.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) PhD
4 2 (0.98%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.98%) HND
4 2 (0.98%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.84%) Docker
2 10 (4.90%) HDFS
3 8 (3.92%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.92%) Oozie
1 8 (3.92%) Puppet
2 6 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) logstash
4 1 (0.49%) Mesos
4 1 (0.49%) Salt
4 1 (0.49%) StatsD
Vendors
1 19 (9.31%) Oracle
2 11 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (4.90%) SAP
4 3 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.47%) Tableau
5 2 (0.98%) Google
5 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.98%) Sophos
5 2 (0.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.49%) Intel
6 1 (0.49%) Sage
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Woking
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
First Utility
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago