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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 826 874 926
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 95 90 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.081% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.084% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 80 80 84
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £36,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +55 89 £55,000 +10.00% 10
London +63 51 £60,000 +23.07% 5
South East +64 23 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire +24 16 £50,000 - 3
City of London +53 10 £67,500 +12.50% 2
East of England +41 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire +6 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridge +2 7 £40,000 -5.88%
South West -13 5 £32,500 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire +34 4 £24,250 -28.14%
Milton Keynes +34 4 £24,250 -3.00%
Wales +9 4 - -
South Wales +5 4 - -
Southampton +5 4 £50,000 - 1
Romsey - 4 £35,000 - 1
Bridgend - 4 - -
Dorset +17 3 - -
Poole -9 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £120,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland - 2 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +22 1 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £55,000 -
Northampton - 1 £37,500 -
Bath - 1 £27,500 -

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Python
1 176 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 91 (51.70%) Linux
3 85 (48.30%) C++
4 76 (43.18%) Java
5 70 (39.77%) Computer Science
6 65 (36.93%) Degree
7 56 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (31.25%) C
9 44 (25.00%) SQL
10 35 (19.89%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (19.89%) C#
11 33 (18.75%) JavaScript
12 28 (15.91%) Unix
13 26 (14.77%) Mathematics
14 24 (13.64%) HTML
14 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
15 22 (12.50%) Hedge funds
15 22 (12.50%) Flask
16 21 (11.93%) Redis
16 21 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (11.93%) Git (software)
16 21 (11.93%) Physics
16 21 (11.93%) Django
17 19 (10.80%) Ruby
17 19 (10.80%) Scala
17 19 (10.80%) Perl
17 19 (10.80%) PHP
18 18 (10.23%) MySQL
18 18 (10.23%) TDD

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 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.11%) nginx
3 7 (3.98%) Apache Pig
3 7 (3.98%) OpenStack
3 7 (3.98%) SAS
4 5 (2.84%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.84%) Tornado
5 4 (2.27%) Apache
6 2 (1.14%) Confluence
6 2 (1.14%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.14%) IPython
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.41%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (3.41%) Route 53
3 2 (1.14%) GitHub
3 2 (1.14%) Heroku
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.25%) HTTP
1 11 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.55%) FTP
3 3 (1.70%) Internet
4 2 (1.14%) ISDN
4 2 (1.14%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.14%) Network Security
4 2 (1.14%) SNMP
4 2 (1.14%) VoIP
5 1 (0.57%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.89%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 21 (11.93%) Redis
4 18 (10.23%) MySQL
5 16 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 15 (8.52%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.95%) Hadoop
7 14 (7.95%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.82%) Big Data
9 7 (3.98%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (3.98%) Apache Hive
9 7 (3.98%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.84%) SQLite
12 4 (2.27%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.14%) GIS
13 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.11%) JIRA
3 6 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.41%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.70%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.70%) Subversion
5 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.14%) git-flow
6 1 (0.57%) RSpec
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 15 (8.52%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.39%) Games
3 12 (6.82%) Finance
4 11 (6.25%) Front Office
5 8 (4.55%) Advertising
5 8 (4.55%) Marketing
6 6 (3.41%) Electronics
7 5 (2.84%) Publishing
8 3 (1.70%) Law
8 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.14%) Banking
9 2 (1.14%) Legal
10 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.64%) HTML
2 22 (12.50%) Flask
3 21 (11.93%) Django
4 17 (9.66%) CSS
5 15 (8.52%) Node.js
5 15 (8.52%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (6.25%) REST
7 10 (5.68%) AngularJS
7 10 (5.68%) WCF
7 10 (5.68%) WPF
8 9 (5.11%) XML
9 8 (4.55%) HTML5
9 8 (4.55%) RESTful
9 8 (4.55%) Web Services
10 7 (3.98%) Celery
10 7 (3.98%) Kafka
10 7 (3.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (3.41%) JSON
11 6 (3.41%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (3.41%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 70 (39.77%) Computer Science
2 26 (14.77%) Mathematics
3 22 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 21 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (11.93%) Physics
5 10 (5.68%) Digital Media
6 8 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.84%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (2.84%) Informatics
7 5 (2.84%) Life Science
8 4 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (2.27%) Fintech
8 4 (2.27%) iPad
8 4 (2.27%) Neural Network
8 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.70%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.70%) Online Games
9 3 (1.70%) Statistics
10 2 (1.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 91 (51.70%) Linux
2 28 (15.91%) Unix
3 13 (7.39%) Android
3 13 (7.39%) Windows
4 11 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.70%) CentOS
6 3 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.70%) Fedora
7 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.23%) Open Source
3 18 (10.23%) TDD
4 14 (7.95%) Machine Learning
4 14 (7.95%) Web Development
5 13 (7.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (7.39%) SDLC
6 12 (6.82%) Analytics
6 12 (6.82%) OO
7 10 (5.68%) High Availability
7 10 (5.68%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.11%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (5.11%) Mobile Development
9 8 (4.55%) Android Development
9 8 (4.55%) iOS Development
9 8 (4.55%) OOP
9 8 (4.55%) Time Management
10 7 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (3.98%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 176 (100.00%) Python
2 85 (48.30%) C++
3 76 (43.18%) Java
4 55 (31.25%) C
5 44 (25.00%) SQL
6 35 (19.89%) C#
7 33 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 19 (10.80%) Perl
8 19 (10.80%) PHP
8 19 (10.80%) Ruby
8 19 (10.80%) Scala
9 18 (10.23%) R
10 13 (7.39%) Go
11 10 (5.68%) Shell Script
12 8 (4.55%) Bash Shell
13 6 (3.41%) Clojure
13 6 (3.41%) CoffeeScript
13 6 (3.41%) MATLAB
14 5 (2.84%) Haskell
15 4 (2.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 65 (36.93%) Degree
2 8 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) PhD
4 3 (1.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.14%) HND
5 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.55%) Docker
1 8 (4.55%) HDFS
2 7 (3.98%) Varnish
3 6 (3.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) Puppet
2 6 (3.41%) Oozie
3 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.14%) Ansible
5 1 (0.57%) logstash
5 1 (0.57%) Mesos
5 1 (0.57%) StatsD
Vendors
1 14 (7.95%) Oracle
2 8 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (1.14%) Intel
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.14%) Tableau
4 1 (0.57%) Facebook
4 1 (0.57%) Sage
4 1 (0.57%) Twitter
4 1 (0.57%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago