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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 840 854 908
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 92 93 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.087% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.090% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 78 85 93
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +20.71%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 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 24 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 +36 84 £57,500 +21.05% 12
London +48 54 £60,000 +20.00% 6
South East +33 16 £50,000 +11.11% 4
City of London +54 14 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Hampshire +15 11 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England +21 7 £60,000 +86.04% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £60,000 +122.22% 1
Wales +10 5 - -
South Wales +6 5 - -
Southampton +3 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridge -4 5 £60,000 +122.22% 1
Bridgend - 5 - -
South West -14 4 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol -15 3 £42,000 -26.95%
Edinburgh - 3 £25,000 -
Scotland - 3 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire +27 2 £31,250 - 1
North West +20 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Mayfair - 2 £120,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Burnley - 2 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £31,250 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Yorkshire +10 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Dorset +5 1 - -
Oxfordshire 0 1 £52,500 -
Poole -1 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Python
1 171 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 92 (53.80%) C++
3 91 (53.22%) Linux
4 75 (43.86%) Java
5 64 (37.43%) Computer Science
6 55 (32.16%) Degree
7 53 (30.99%) C
8 49 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (18.71%) C#
9 32 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (18.13%) JavaScript
11 30 (17.54%) SQL
12 25 (14.62%) Unix
13 24 (14.04%) Flask
14 23 (13.45%) HTML
14 23 (13.45%) Mathematics
15 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
15 22 (12.87%) PHP
15 22 (12.87%) SQL Server
16 21 (12.28%) MySQL
16 21 (12.28%) Physics
16 21 (12.28%) Django
16 21 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (11.70%) Open Source
17 20 (11.70%) Hedge funds
17 20 (11.70%) Redis
18 18 (10.53%) Perl
19 17 (9.94%) Windows
19 17 (9.94%) 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 16 (9.36%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (8.19%) Node.js
3 9 (5.26%) nginx
3 9 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.92%) SAS
4 5 (2.92%) Tornado
5 4 (2.34%) Apache
5 4 (2.34%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.17%) Confluence
6 2 (1.17%) IPython
6 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.51%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (3.51%) Route 53
3 2 (1.17%) Heroku
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.68%) HTTP
3 5 (2.92%) FTP
4 3 (1.75%) Network Security
4 3 (1.75%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.17%) Internet
5 2 (1.17%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.58%) Modbus
6 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (12.87%) SQL Server
3 21 (12.28%) MySQL
4 20 (11.70%) Redis
5 14 (8.19%) NoSQL
5 14 (8.19%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.02%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.43%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.09%) Big Data
8 7 (4.09%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.92%) SQLite
11 4 (2.34%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.43%) JIRA
3 6 (3.51%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.17%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.17%) git-flow
6 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.58%) RSpec
6 1 (0.58%) Selenium
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 15 (8.77%) Games
2 12 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.43%) Front Office
4 10 (5.85%) Finance
5 9 (5.26%) Advertising
6 6 (3.51%) Marketing
7 3 (1.75%) Electronics
7 3 (1.75%) Law
7 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.17%) Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Legal
8 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.17%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.04%) Flask
2 23 (13.45%) HTML
3 21 (12.28%) Django
4 16 (9.36%) CSS
4 16 (9.36%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (5.85%) Celery
5 10 (5.85%) WCF
5 10 (5.85%) WPF
6 9 (5.26%) REST
6 9 (5.26%) SQLAlchemy
7 8 (4.68%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.09%) Kafka
8 7 (4.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (3.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (3.51%) HTML5
9 6 (3.51%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (3.51%) RESTful
9 6 (3.51%) Sinatra
9 6 (3.51%) Web Services
10 5 (2.92%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (37.43%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.45%) Mathematics
3 21 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (12.28%) Physics
4 20 (11.70%) Hedge funds
5 12 (7.02%) Digital Media
6 8 (4.68%) Algorithms
7 7 (4.09%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (2.92%) Informatics
8 5 (2.92%) Life Science
9 4 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (2.34%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.34%) iPad
9 4 (2.34%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.75%) Fintech
10 3 (1.75%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.75%) Online Games
10 3 (1.75%) Statistics
11 2 (1.17%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.17%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 91 (53.22%) Linux
2 25 (14.62%) Unix
3 17 (9.94%) Windows
4 12 (7.02%) Android
5 11 (6.43%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.51%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.58%) CentOS
8 1 (0.58%) Fedora
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.70%) Open Source
4 17 (9.94%) OO
5 14 (8.19%) Machine Learning
5 14 (8.19%) TDD
6 13 (7.60%) Web Development
7 12 (7.02%) Analytics
7 12 (7.02%) SDLC
8 11 (6.43%) OOP
9 10 (5.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (5.85%) High Availability
10 9 (5.26%) Android Development
10 9 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 9 (5.26%) iOS Development
10 9 (5.26%) Microservices
10 9 (5.26%) Mobile Development
10 9 (5.26%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.09%) Information Security
11 7 (4.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) Python
2 92 (53.80%) C++
3 75 (43.86%) Java
4 53 (30.99%) C
5 32 (18.71%) C#
6 31 (18.13%) JavaScript
7 30 (17.54%) SQL
8 22 (12.87%) PHP
9 18 (10.53%) Perl
10 16 (9.36%) Ruby
11 14 (8.19%) Go
11 14 (8.19%) Scala
12 11 (6.43%) R
13 7 (4.09%) Shell Script
14 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
14 6 (3.51%) Clojure
15 5 (2.92%) Haskell
16 4 (2.34%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (2.34%) Erlang
17 3 (1.75%) Julia
Qualifications
1 55 (32.16%) Degree
2 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) PhD
4 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.43%) Varnish
2 8 (4.68%) Docker
3 6 (3.51%) HDFS
4 4 (2.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) Puppet
2 5 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.34%) Ansible
3 4 (2.34%) Oozie
4 1 (0.58%) logstash
4 1 (0.58%) Mesos
4 1 (0.58%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (6.43%) Oracle
2 5 (2.92%) SAP
3 4 (2.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.17%) Intel
4 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.17%) Tableau
5 1 (0.58%) Facebook
5 1 (0.58%) Sage
5 1 (0.58%) Sophos
5 1 (0.58%) Twitter
5 1 (0.58%) VMware
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