Period
to 25 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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

Python Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 110 239
Rank change year-on-year -66 +129 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 57 26 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.35% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.41% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 37
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £38,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% -13.04% -11.54%
75th Percentile £76,656 £63,125 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £74,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,758 1,845 6,725
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.16% 95.45% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,765 1,502 5,090
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,525 £25,500
25th Percentile £34,472 £36,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £51,644
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.50% +3.29%

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Python Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in the East of England

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Python Engineer in the East of England

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in the East of England

Python Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -32 47 £65,000 +20.93% 13
Hertfordshire -61 8 £85,000 +233.33%
Python Engineer
England

Python Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, Python 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 East of England region featuring Python Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Python
2 38 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 20 (35.09%) C++
3 20 (35.09%) AWS
4 16 (28.07%) Machine Learning
5 15 (26.32%) NumPy
6 14 (24.56%) Big Data
6 14 (24.56%) API Development
7 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (21.05%) Electronics
9 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
9 11 (19.30%) Kubernetes
9 11 (19.30%) Docker
10 10 (17.54%) SciPy
10 10 (17.54%) ETL
10 10 (17.54%) Linux
10 10 (17.54%) Data Pipeline
11 9 (15.79%) Java
11 9 (15.79%) SQL
11 9 (15.79%) Degree
11 9 (15.79%) Analytics
11 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
12 8 (14.04%) CMake
12 8 (14.04%) Confluence
12 8 (14.04%) JIRA
12 8 (14.04%) Robotics
12 8 (14.04%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (14.04%) MATLAB

Python Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.04%) Confluence
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.09%) AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) GitHub
3 4 (7.02%) Snowflake
4 3 (5.26%) GCP
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (3.51%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) Big Data
2 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (8.77%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.26%) BigQuery
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.26%) Redis
7 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.51%) Looker
7 2 (3.51%) Power BI
7 2 (3.51%) Presto
7 2 (3.51%) QlikView
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.51%) Tableau
8 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) CMake
1 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.04%) JIRA
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
2 5 (8.77%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.51%) GitLab
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Pylint
General
1 12 (21.05%) Electronics
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) NumPy
2 10 (17.54%) SciPy
3 7 (12.28%) Kafka
4 6 (10.53%) RESTful
5 5 (8.77%) Node.js
5 5 (8.77%) Web Services
6 2 (3.51%) ADO
6 2 (3.51%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Robotics
2 4 (7.02%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Media Streaming
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Robot Operating System
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (28.07%) Machine Learning
3 14 (24.56%) API Development
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
5 10 (17.54%) Data Pipeline
5 10 (17.54%) ETL
6 9 (15.79%) Analytics
6 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (14.04%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) Decision-Making
9 6 (10.53%) DevOps
9 6 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.53%) Full Stack Development
9 6 (10.53%) Pair Programming
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 5 (8.77%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (8.77%) Scrum
10 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (35.09%) C++
3 9 (15.79%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) MATLAB
5 7 (12.28%) C
6 2 (3.51%) C#
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PhD
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.51%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Talend