The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Python Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 172 240
Rank change year-on-year +4 +68  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 65 104 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.21% 1.45% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.52% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 93 77
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5123 6864 10083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.76% 95.79% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4669 6174 8557
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the City of London

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Python Developer in the City of London

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in the City of London

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Python Developer 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 City of London region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 133 (100.00%) Python
2 68 (51.13%) Finance
3 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (33.83%) Degree
3 45 (33.83%) C++
4 40 (30.08%) JavaScript
5 39 (29.32%) Linux
6 38 (28.57%) Django
7 33 (24.81%) Java
8 32 (24.06%) Flask
9 31 (23.31%) Mathematics
10 28 (21.05%) Computer Science
10 28 (21.05%) SQL
10 28 (21.05%) Fintech
11 26 (19.55%) TDD
12 25 (18.80%) Greenfield Project
13 24 (18.05%) Banking
14 22 (16.54%) OO
15 21 (15.79%) CSS
16 20 (15.04%) HTML
16 20 (15.04%) Front Office
17 19 (14.29%) Windows
18 18 (13.53%) AngularJS
19 17 (12.78%) SDLC
19 17 (12.78%) PostgreSQL
20 16 (12.03%) C#
21 15 (11.28%) .NET
21 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
21 15 (11.28%) Algorithms
21 15 (11.28%) Relational Database

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 8 (6.02%) IPython
2 5 (3.76%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.50%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) GitHub
2 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) HTTP
2 4 (3.01%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (11.28%) Relational Database
2 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.02%) Big Data
4 11 (8.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (8.27%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.76%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.76%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.76%) MySQL
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.76%) JIRA
2 5 (3.76%) Subversion
3 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.50%) Buildbot
4 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.75%) Bower
5 1 (0.75%) WebStorm
General
1 68 (51.13%) Finance
2 24 (18.05%) Banking
3 20 (15.04%) Front Office
4 11 (8.27%) Financial Institution
5 10 (7.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.01%) Retail
7 2 (1.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.57%) Django
2 32 (24.06%) Flask
3 21 (15.79%) CSS
4 20 (15.04%) HTML
5 18 (13.53%) AngularJS
6 15 (11.28%) .NET
6 15 (11.28%) NumPy
7 14 (10.53%) Pandas
8 13 (9.77%) SciPy
9 12 (9.02%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (8.27%) Celery
11 8 (6.02%) JSON
11 8 (6.02%) XML
12 7 (5.26%) REST
13 6 (4.51%) Node.js
14 5 (3.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 5 (3.76%) Grails
14 5 (3.76%) HTML5
14 5 (3.76%) Kafka
14 5 (3.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 28 (21.05%) Fintech
2 25 (18.80%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (11.28%) Algorithms
4 10 (7.52%) Hedge funds
5 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.76%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.01%) Equities
7 4 (3.01%) iPad
7 4 (3.01%) User Experience
8 3 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.75%) CUDA
10 1 (0.75%) Derivative
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.32%) Linux
2 19 (14.29%) Windows
3 13 (9.77%) Unix
4 2 (1.50%) Android
4 2 (1.50%) Debian
4 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.31%) Mathematics
3 26 (19.55%) TDD
4 22 (16.54%) OO
5 17 (12.78%) SDLC
6 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.53%) Functional Programming
8 12 (9.02%) DevOps
9 11 (8.27%) Multithreading
9 11 (8.27%) OOP
9 11 (8.27%) Physics
9 11 (8.27%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (7.52%) Machine Learning
11 9 (6.77%) Open Source
12 8 (6.02%) High-Frequency Trading
12 8 (6.02%) Web Development
13 7 (5.26%) BDD
13 7 (5.26%) High Availability
13 7 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.26%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) Python
2 45 (33.83%) C++
3 40 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 33 (24.81%) Java
5 28 (21.05%) SQL
6 16 (12.03%) C#
7 10 (7.52%) C
8 6 (4.51%) Scala
9 5 (3.76%) PHP
9 5 (3.76%) Ruby
10 3 (2.26%) Haskell
10 3 (2.26%) Perl
10 3 (2.26%) VBA
11 2 (1.50%) Erlang
11 2 (1.50%) Go
11 2 (1.50%) OCaml
12 1 (0.75%) Clojure
12 1 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.75%) R
12 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (33.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Ansible
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (4.51%) Oracle
2 5 (3.76%) Apigee
3 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.75%) Google
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.75%) Tableau
3 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
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