The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
London / Croydon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 40 31
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.62% 1.52% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.35% 3.39% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 118 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 45.51% 44.70% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 93 61
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +44.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Croydon

Python
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Python in Croydon

Python
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Croydon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) Docker
3 6 (60.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) SOLID
3 6 (60.00%) Fintech
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) XSLT
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Workflow
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Multithreading

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) HBase
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) CSS3
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) HTML5
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
1 6 (60.00%) WPF
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) YAML
3 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (10.00%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Fintech
1 6 (60.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) SOLID
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Foglight
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Kaseya
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
Croydon, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago