Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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

Python Software Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 139 165
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 63 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.45% 1.14% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.18% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 16
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +38.46%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £67,000 £72,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% +38.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4,205 3,223 3,958
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.11% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,145 2,616 3,274
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,627
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.15% +2.65%

Python Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Python Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Python Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Python Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Python Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Python Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 63 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Python Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Python Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Python Software Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) Python
1 63 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (96.83%) C++
3 37 (58.73%) Linux
4 29 (46.03%) OO
5 26 (41.27%) Mathematics
6 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
7 21 (33.33%) Degree
7 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (33.33%) C
8 19 (30.16%) Scrum
9 18 (28.57%) PHP
9 18 (28.57%) Web Services
9 18 (28.57%) RESTful
10 17 (26.98%) Collaborative Working
11 16 (25.40%) Machine Learning
12 14 (22.22%) Wireless
13 12 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (19.05%) Linux Kernel Development
13 12 (19.05%) SQL
13 12 (19.05%) OOD
13 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
14 11 (17.46%) Internet
15 10 (15.87%) Physics
16 9 (14.29%) Algorithms
16 9 (14.29%) MATLAB
17 8 (12.70%) Java
18 7 (11.11%) Yocto
18 7 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) Wireless
2 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.46%) Internet
4 7 (11.11%) 3G
4 7 (11.11%) 4G
4 7 (11.11%) OpenVPN
5 4 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.59%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Marketing
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Finance
4 2 (3.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) RESTful
1 18 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (11.11%) Yocto
3 4 (6.35%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.94%) Robotics
4 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 37 (58.73%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (46.03%) OO
3 26 (41.27%) Mathematics
4 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (30.16%) Scrum
6 17 (26.98%) Collaborative Working
7 16 (25.40%) Machine Learning
8 12 (19.05%) Linux Kernel Development
8 12 (19.05%) OOD
9 10 (15.87%) Physics
10 7 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
10 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (7.94%) Creative Thinking
12 5 (7.94%) Economics
12 5 (7.94%) Open Source
12 5 (7.94%) Probability Theory
12 5 (7.94%) Statistics
13 4 (6.35%) Digital Signal Processing
13 4 (6.35%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Python
2 61 (96.83%) C++
3 21 (33.33%) C
4 18 (28.57%) PHP
5 12 (19.05%) SQL
6 9 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 8 (12.70%) Java
8 5 (7.94%) Julia
9 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (9.52%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Firmware