Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 182 272
Rank change year-on-year -9 +90 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 138 224 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.33% 1.66% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.73% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 126 201 178
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £88,750 £102,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%

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 9917 12962 20116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 95.99% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8969 11725 17163
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,225 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 21 July 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 21 July 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Python
2 70 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (42.75%) Finance
4 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
5 44 (31.88%) Django
6 39 (28.26%) TDD
7 38 (27.54%) Java
8 35 (25.36%) C++
9 32 (23.19%) Linux
10 30 (21.74%) Flask
11 29 (21.01%) Fintech
12 28 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (19.57%) HTML
14 26 (18.84%) CSS
15 25 (18.12%) AngularJS
16 23 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (16.67%) Degree
16 23 (16.67%) Mathematics
17 22 (15.94%) OO
17 22 (15.94%) Machine Learning
18 20 (14.49%) Banking
19 18 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
20 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
20 17 (12.32%) SQL
21 16 (11.59%) Scrum
22 15 (10.87%) C#
23 14 (10.14%) .NET
23 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
24 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
24 13 (9.42%) Test Automation

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 5 (3.62%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.17%) IPython
3 2 (1.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.45%) Ethereum
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
4 1 (0.72%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.72%) Gunicorn
4 1 (0.72%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.72%) nginx
4 1 (0.72%) Tornado
4 1 (0.72%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (3.62%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) DNS
1 4 (2.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (7.97%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.52%) Big Data
5 9 (6.52%) MySQL
6 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.62%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.17%) Blockchain
9 3 (2.17%) Redis
10 1 (0.72%) GIS
10 1 (0.72%) KDB
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.52%) JIRA
3 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.90%) Subversion
5 3 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.72%) Bower
6 1 (0.72%) git-flow
6 1 (0.72%) GitLab
6 1 (0.72%) Maven
6 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (42.75%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Banking
3 13 (9.42%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.97%) Front Office
5 7 (5.07%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.45%) Advertising
6 2 (1.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.88%) Django
2 30 (21.74%) Flask
3 27 (19.57%) HTML
4 26 (18.84%) CSS
5 25 (18.12%) AngularJS
6 14 (10.14%) .NET
7 12 (8.70%) jQuery
8 11 (7.97%) Celery
8 11 (7.97%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (6.52%) Node.js
10 8 (5.80%) Ajax
10 8 (5.80%) Kafka
10 8 (5.80%) RESTful
11 7 (5.07%) REST
12 6 (4.35%) JSON
12 6 (4.35%) Pyramid
12 6 (4.35%) SOAP
12 6 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.35%) XML
13 5 (3.62%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.01%) Fintech
2 18 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.35%) Equities
6 6 (4.35%) User Experience
7 5 (3.62%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.90%) iPad
9 2 (1.45%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.72%) Derivative
10 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.19%) Linux
2 7 (5.07%) Windows
3 4 (2.90%) Unix
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.26%) TDD
3 28 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 22 (15.94%) Machine Learning
5 22 (15.94%) OO
6 16 (11.59%) Scrum
7 13 (9.42%) Mentoring
7 13 (9.42%) Pair Programming
7 13 (9.42%) Test Automation
8 9 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.52%) OOP
8 9 (6.52%) Open Source
9 8 (5.80%) DevOps
9 8 (5.80%) Microservices
9 8 (5.80%) SOA
10 7 (5.07%) BDD
10 7 (5.07%) Kanban
10 7 (5.07%) SDLC
10 7 (5.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) Python
2 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 38 (27.54%) Java
4 35 (25.36%) C++
5 17 (12.32%) SQL
6 15 (10.87%) C#
7 8 (5.80%) PHP
8 7 (5.07%) Scala
9 6 (4.35%) C
10 5 (3.62%) Ruby
11 2 (1.45%) Go
11 2 (1.45%) Haskell
11 2 (1.45%) Solidity
11 2 (1.45%) VBA
12 1 (0.72%) Erlang
12 1 (0.72%) F#
12 1 (0.72%) OCaml
12 1 (0.72%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.17%) PhD
4 2 (1.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.52%) Docker
2 3 (2.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.72%) Kibana
3 1 (0.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Oracle
2 5 (3.62%) Apigee
2 5 (3.62%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (0.72%) Google
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.72%) Sybase
4 1 (0.72%) Tableau
4 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
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