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The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

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

Python Developer
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 248 145 159
Rank change year-on-year -103 +14 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 55 127 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.63% 1.98% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 2.14% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 115 130
10th Percentile £62,750 £42,500 £56,217
25th Percentile £71,875 £60,000 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £93,750 £97,500 £88,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £107,500
London median annual salary £92,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +15.63% +6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 8,120 5,946 7,301
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.08% 92.79% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6,311 5,323 6,427
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Central London

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python Developer in Central London.

Salary trend for Python Developer in Central London

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Developer in Central London over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in Central London

Python Developer
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -114 53 £82,500 +10.00% 29
Python Developer
London

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Python Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Python
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
3 15 (27.27%) SDLC
4 13 (23.64%) Flask
4 13 (23.64%) CI/CD
4 13 (23.64%) Degree
5 12 (21.82%) Mathematics
5 12 (21.82%) AWS
5 12 (21.82%) Agile
5 12 (21.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (21.82%) .NET
6 11 (20.00%) Equities
6 11 (20.00%) Advertising
6 11 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
6 11 (20.00%) SQLAlchemy
7 10 (18.18%) Physics
7 10 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (18.18%) Validation
7 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 10 (18.18%) Analytics
7 10 (18.18%) Master's Degree
8 9 (16.36%) Model Validation
8 9 (16.36%) PhD
8 9 (16.36%) C++
8 9 (16.36%) Risk Management
8 9 (16.36%) Exotic Derivative
8 9 (16.36%) Stochastic Calculus
9 8 (14.55%) Machine Learning
9 8 (14.55%) Django
9 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (5.45%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) AWS
2 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.09%) Azure
4 4 (7.27%) Amazon S3
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (5.45%) Cloudflare
5 3 (5.45%) CloudFront
5 3 (5.45%) Serverless
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.64%) Azure App Service
6 2 (3.64%) Azure Monitor
6 2 (3.64%) GCP
6 2 (3.64%) GitHub
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.82%) IaaS
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) AMQP
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.09%) Redis
3 4 (7.27%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.82%) JUnit
3 1 (1.82%) PyUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Spock
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Advertising
3 8 (14.55%) Back Office
4 6 (10.91%) Social Skills
5 4 (7.27%) Front Office
6 3 (5.45%) Banking
7 2 (3.64%) Automotive
7 2 (3.64%) Aviation
7 2 (3.64%) Music Industry
7 2 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.64%) Retail
8 1 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.82%) Law
8 1 (1.82%) Marketing
8 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Flask
2 12 (21.82%) .NET
3 11 (20.00%) SQLAlchemy
4 8 (14.55%) Django
5 5 (9.09%) FastAPI
5 5 (9.09%) NumPy
5 5 (9.09%) Pandas
5 5 (9.09%) React
6 4 (7.27%) Node.js
6 4 (7.27%) RESTful
7 3 (5.45%) GraphQL
7 3 (5.45%) Kafka
7 3 (5.45%) pytest
7 3 (5.45%) REST
7 3 (5.45%) SciPy
7 3 (5.45%) WebSockets
8 2 (3.64%) Dask
8 2 (3.64%) Jinja
8 2 (3.64%) Plotly
8 2 (3.64%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (20.00%) Equities
3 9 (16.36%) Exotic Derivative
4 8 (14.55%) Algorithms
4 8 (14.55%) Data Structures
5 7 (12.73%) Market Risk
6 5 (9.09%) Derivative
7 3 (5.45%) Video on Demand
7 3 (5.45%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.82%) Educational Technology
8 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.82%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) SDLC
2 13 (23.64%) CI/CD
3 12 (21.82%) Agile
3 12 (21.82%) Mathematics
4 11 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 10 (18.18%) Analytics
5 10 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (18.18%) Physics
5 10 (18.18%) Validation
6 9 (16.36%) Model Validation
6 9 (16.36%) Risk Management
6 9 (16.36%) Stochastic Calculus
7 8 (14.55%) Fintech
7 8 (14.55%) Machine Learning
8 7 (12.73%) Full Stack Development
8 7 (12.73%) Task Automation
9 6 (10.91%) DevOps
10 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 5 (9.09%) Data Analytics
10 5 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.36%) C++
4 6 (10.91%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) Java
6 3 (5.45%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.64%) R
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) Master's Degree
3 9 (16.36%) PhD
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) Dodd-Frank
1 7 (12.73%) EMIR
1 7 (12.73%) MiFID
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Terraform
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) PagerDuty
1 8 (14.55%) Sun
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Facebook
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) New Relic
3 1 (1.82%) Remedy
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.82%) Spotify
3 1 (1.82%) UiPath