Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

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

Python Software Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 331 373
Rank change year-on-year +18 +42 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 53 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 23
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.51% +26.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £46,000 £42,625 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,550 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -

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 11710 12582 14646
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.68% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 10404 12150
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Python Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Software Engineer in the East of England

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Python Software Engineer in the East of England

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Software Engineer in the East of England

Python Software 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 Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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 -12 50 £55,500 -2.63% 5
Hertfordshire -7 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Python Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Python Software Engineer 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 East of England region featuring Python Software Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Python
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (92.45%) C++
3 28 (52.83%) Linux
4 22 (41.51%) Mathematics
4 22 (41.51%) Computer Science
5 20 (37.74%) C
6 16 (30.19%) Wireless
6 16 (30.19%) OO
7 15 (28.30%) Physics
7 15 (28.30%) Degree
8 13 (24.53%) Machine Learning
9 12 (22.64%) Algorithms
9 12 (22.64%) Multithreading
9 12 (22.64%) PhD
9 12 (22.64%) Java
9 12 (22.64%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.75%) MATLAB
10 11 (20.75%) Open Source
11 10 (18.87%) OpenVPN
11 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (18.87%) Statistics
11 10 (18.87%) Julia
11 10 (18.87%) Yocto
11 10 (18.87%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (18.87%) 4G
11 10 (18.87%) Probability Theory
11 10 (18.87%) 3G
11 10 (18.87%) Economics

Python Software 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 7 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Wireless
2 10 (18.87%) 3G
2 10 (18.87%) 4G
2 10 (18.87%) OpenVPN
3 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.66%) Internet
6 2 (3.77%) 802.11
6 2 (3.77%) RFID
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Yocto
2 9 (16.98%) RESTful
2 9 (16.98%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.89%) Django
4 1 (1.89%) Flask
4 1 (1.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (22.64%) Algorithms
3 5 (9.43%) Robotics
4 2 (3.77%) Smart City
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (41.51%) Mathematics
3 16 (30.19%) OO
4 15 (28.30%) Physics
5 13 (24.53%) Machine Learning
6 12 (22.64%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (22.64%) Multithreading
7 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (20.75%) Open Source
8 10 (18.87%) Creative Thinking
8 10 (18.87%) Economics
8 10 (18.87%) Multithreaded Programming
8 10 (18.87%) Probability Theory
8 10 (18.87%) Scrum
8 10 (18.87%) Statistics
9 8 (15.09%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (13.21%) Linux Kernel Development
10 7 (13.21%) OOD
11 4 (7.55%) Time Series Forecasting
12 2 (3.77%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Python
2 49 (92.45%) C++
3 20 (37.74%) C
4 12 (22.64%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) MATLAB
6 10 (18.87%) Julia
7 9 (16.98%) PHP
8 7 (13.21%) SQL
9 3 (5.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) PhD
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.77%) CWNA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) NEC