The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Software Engineer
Rank 876 866 888
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 18 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.011% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Python Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Python Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Python Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 18 £47,500 -5.00% 4
London +4 16 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Selby - 1 £45,000 -
York - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £31,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £75,000 - 2
North West - 1 £31,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Hull - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -

Python Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Software Engineer in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 33 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 15 (35.71%) Degree
4 15 (35.71%) C++
4 15 (35.71%) Django
5 13 (30.95%) Open Source
5 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (28.57%) Scala
7 11 (26.19%) Node.js
7 11 (26.19%) Games
8 9 (21.43%) Java
8 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
9 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
9 8 (19.05%) Puppet
9 8 (19.05%) Big Data
9 8 (19.05%) Apache Pig
9 8 (19.05%) Advertising
9 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
9 8 (19.05%) Statistics
10 7 (16.67%) Google
10 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.67%) Publishing
10 7 (16.67%) Golang
10 7 (16.67%) Xbox
10 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
11 6 (14.29%) SQL
11 6 (14.29%) C
12 5 (11.90%) JavaScript

Python Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Python Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Python Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (26.19%) Node.js
2 8 (19.05%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Maya
1 2 (4.76%) 3ds Max
1 2 (4.76%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) IPv4
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
1 8 (19.05%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Mockito
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.19%) Games
2 8 (19.05%) Advertising
3 7 (16.67%) Publishing
4 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 3 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Django
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) Flask
3 3 (7.14%) Pyramid
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) PyQt
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) Pylons
5 1 (2.38%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.95%) Open Source
3 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 8 (19.05%) Statistics
5 7 (16.67%) Xbox
6 4 (9.52%) Social Network
7 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.38%) Equities
8 1 (2.38%) Streaming Media
8 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.52%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) TDD
5 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (2.38%) Business Development
7 1 (2.38%) OOP
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) MVC
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
7 1 (2.38%) ATDD
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) C++
3 12 (28.57%) Scala
4 9 (21.43%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) Golang
5 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 6 (14.29%) SQL
6 6 (14.29%) C
7 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.52%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
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