The median annual salary for a Python Software Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 109 90
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 19 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.52% 0.27% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.28% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 22
Median salary £46,250 £60,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.91% +122.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year +3.55% +36.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1193 1429 1430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.44% 97.28% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1119 1181
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Python Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Python Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Python Software Engineer in Cambridge

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Python Software Engineer in Cambridge

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Software Engineer in Cambridge

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the Cambridge region featuring Python Software Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Python
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (84.62%) C++
3 17 (65.38%) Degree
4 14 (53.85%) C
5 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 12 (46.15%) Algorithms
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) Perl
8 8 (30.77%) PhD
8 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
9 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) Electronics
9 7 (26.92%) Tcl
10 5 (19.23%) OOD
10 5 (19.23%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) STL
10 5 (19.23%) Speech Recognition
10 5 (19.23%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (19.23%) Distributed Algorithms
10 5 (19.23%) Natural Language Processing
10 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
10 5 (19.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (15.38%) Big Data
12 3 (11.54%) Docker
12 3 (11.54%) NoSQL

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) AMQP
1 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) IPv6
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) HBase
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (26.92%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (19.23%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (19.23%) STL
2 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Algorithms
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Home
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (19.23%) Distributed Algorithms
4 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) OOD
4 5 (19.23%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Physics
5 2 (7.69%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (84.62%) C++
3 14 (53.85%) C
4 9 (34.62%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) Perl
6 7 (26.92%) Tcl
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
8 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago