Period
to 10 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

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

Python Developer
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 365 425
Rank change year-on-year +48 +60 +94
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 1684 1499 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.01% 0.86% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.89% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1371 1380
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160253 168481 195807
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.53% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 129894 141817 164869
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,377 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in England

Python Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in England

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in England

Python Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 10 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
London -7 1090 £65,000 +13.04% 94
South East +67 236 £50,000 +5.26% 22
East of England +85 125 £52,500 +5.00% 20
North of England +75 114 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Yorkshire +52 70 £47,500 +26.67% 7
Midlands +35 61 £30,000 -29.41% 4
South West +12 56 £37,500 -11.76% 6
West Midlands +19 52 £30,000 -35.14% 2
North West +12 33 £35,000 - 1
North East - 11 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +31 9 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 England region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 1684 (100.00%) Python
2 688 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
3 575 (34.14%) Django
4 516 (30.64%) Linux
5 489 (29.04%) Java
6 480 (28.50%) JavaScript
7 378 (22.45%) Finance
8 372 (22.09%) TDD
9 358 (21.26%) SQL
10 332 (19.71%) C++
11 327 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
12 298 (17.70%) Degree
13 288 (17.10%) HTML
14 286 (16.98%) Flask
15 285 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
16 281 (16.69%) Git (software)
17 268 (15.91%) Software Engineering
18 251 (14.90%) CSS
19 246 (14.61%) C#
20 223 (13.24%) OO
21 217 (12.89%) Computer Science
22 210 (12.47%) Docker
23 204 (12.11%) Big Data
24 190 (11.28%) Web Development
25 168 (9.98%) Machine Learning
26 164 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
27 162 (9.62%) MySQL
28 161 (9.56%) Marketing
29 160 (9.50%) RESTful
29 160 (9.50%) Fintech

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 121 (7.19%) Elasticsearch
2 105 (6.24%) Apache Spark
3 41 (2.43%) nginx
4 36 (2.14%) Apache
4 36 (2.14%) OpenStack
5 27 (1.60%) Confluence
6 16 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (0.65%) uWSGI
8 10 (0.59%) CloudStack
8 10 (0.59%) CMS
8 10 (0.59%) IPython
8 10 (0.59%) Tornado
9 8 (0.48%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.48%) SAS
10 5 (0.30%) Drupal
10 5 (0.30%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.12%) Gunicorn
12 2 (0.12%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.12%) Maya
2 2 (0.12%) NUKE
3 1 (0.059%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.059%) HipChat
3 1 (0.059%) Houdini
3 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.059%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.30%) Odoo
2 4 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.18%) Magento
4 1 (0.059%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 327 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (3.21%) SaaS
4 53 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 48 (2.85%) GitHub
6 30 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (1.13%) Slack
8 18 (1.07%) Trello
9 17 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.42%) Heroku
11 6 (0.36%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.24%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (0.18%) IaaS
14 2 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.12%) Loggly
14 2 (0.12%) PaaS
14 2 (0.12%) Serverless
14 2 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
15 1 (0.059%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.78%) HTTP
2 19 (1.13%) Internet
3 16 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.71%) Ethernet
5 11 (0.65%) DNS
6 10 (0.59%) Broadband
7 8 (0.48%) DHCP
8 6 (0.36%) Firewall
8 6 (0.36%) Skype
9 5 (0.30%) LAN
9 5 (0.30%) WAN
10 4 (0.24%) Wireless
11 3 (0.18%) SAN
12 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.12%) SMTP
12 2 (0.12%) SSH
12 2 (0.12%) VoIP
13 1 (0.059%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
2 204 (12.11%) Big Data
3 162 (9.62%) MySQL
4 157 (9.32%) NoSQL
5 145 (8.61%) Relational Database
6 129 (7.66%) MongoDB
7 101 (6.00%) Hadoop
8 67 (3.98%) Redis
9 56 (3.33%) SQL Server
10 48 (2.85%) RDBMS
11 38 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
12 33 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (0.77%) Riak
14 12 (0.71%) Apache Hive
14 12 (0.71%) Blockchain
15 11 (0.65%) GIS
16 10 (0.59%) KDB
16 10 (0.59%) Neo4j
17 8 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
18 7 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 281 (16.69%) Git (software)
2 103 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 59 (3.50%) JIRA
4 27 (1.60%) Selenium
4 27 (1.60%) Subversion
5 20 (1.19%) GitLab
6 17 (1.01%) Vagrant
7 16 (0.95%) Mercurial
8 12 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (0.71%) Maven
8 12 (0.71%) webpack
9 11 (0.65%) Bitbucket
10 9 (0.53%) Gradle
11 8 (0.48%) Android Studio
11 8 (0.48%) Ant
12 6 (0.36%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.30%) CircleCI
13 5 (0.30%) Travis CI
13 5 (0.30%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.24%) git-flow
General
1 378 (22.45%) Finance
2 161 (9.56%) Marketing
3 101 (6.00%) Front Office
4 99 (5.88%) Banking
5 78 (4.63%) Telecoms
6 66 (3.92%) Electronics
7 64 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 64 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 56 (3.33%) Retail
9 39 (2.32%) Games
10 23 (1.37%) Advertising
11 22 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.83%) Back Office
12 14 (0.83%) Music Industry
13 11 (0.65%) Billing
14 8 (0.48%) Automotive
15 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.24%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (34.14%) Django
2 288 (17.10%) HTML
3 286 (16.98%) Flask
4 251 (14.90%) CSS
5 160 (9.50%) RESTful
6 157 (9.32%) AngularJS
7 155 (9.20%) React
8 116 (6.89%) Web Services
9 112 (6.65%) jQuery
10 109 (6.47%) REST
11 104 (6.18%) .NET
12 94 (5.58%) NumPy
13 88 (5.23%) RabbitMQ
14 83 (4.93%) Node.js
15 81 (4.81%) Pandas
16 80 (4.75%) ASP.NET
16 80 (4.75%) HTML5
17 73 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 70 (4.16%) J2EE
19 61 (3.62%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 217 (12.89%) Computer Science
2 160 (9.50%) Fintech
3 118 (7.01%) Algorithms
4 99 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 67 (3.98%) Hedge funds
6 64 (3.80%) User Experience
7 50 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (2.79%) Data Structures
10 38 (2.26%) Derivative
11 37 (2.20%) Fixed Income
12 35 (2.08%) Equities
12 35 (2.08%) Mobile App
13 30 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.13%) Private Cloud
15 16 (0.95%) Life Science
16 13 (0.77%) Robotics
17 11 (0.65%) Data Centre
18 9 (0.53%) Blog
19 8 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 516 (30.64%) Linux
2 104 (6.18%) Unix
3 79 (4.69%) Windows
4 31 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.43%) Android
6 21 (1.25%) Ubuntu
7 18 (1.07%) Debian
8 12 (0.71%) CentOS
9 9 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.24%) Fedora
11 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 688 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (22.09%) TDD
3 268 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 223 (13.24%) OO
5 190 (11.28%) Web Development
6 168 (9.98%) Machine Learning
7 164 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
8 158 (9.38%) Mathematics
9 150 (8.91%) BDD
10 149 (8.85%) Microservices
10 149 (8.85%) Open Source
11 147 (8.73%) Scrum
12 146 (8.67%) DevOps
13 122 (7.24%) Analytics
14 102 (6.06%) MVC
15 99 (5.88%) Unit Testing
16 76 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
17 73 (4.33%) Test Automation
18 72 (4.28%) OOP
19 69 (4.10%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1684 (100.00%) Python
2 489 (29.04%) Java
3 480 (28.50%) JavaScript
4 358 (21.26%) SQL
5 332 (19.71%) C++
6 246 (14.61%) C#
7 120 (7.13%) PHP
8 111 (6.59%) C
9 76 (4.51%) Go
10 60 (3.56%) Ruby
11 48 (2.85%) Scala
12 46 (2.73%) Bash Shell
13 45 (2.67%) R
14 41 (2.43%) Perl
15 27 (1.60%) VBA
16 24 (1.43%) Haskell
17 19 (1.13%) ES6
18 17 (1.01%) Erlang
19 15 (0.89%) T-SQL
20 12 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 298 (17.70%) Degree
2 100 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (3.68%) PhD
4 12 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.42%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.12%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.059%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.50%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) GCP
3 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 210 (12.47%) Docker
2 8 (0.48%) KVM
2 8 (0.48%) Samba
2 8 (0.48%) Squid
3 6 (0.36%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.18%) vSphere
5 2 (0.12%) Varnish
5 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 106 (6.29%) Ansible
2 73 (4.33%) Kubernetes
3 36 (2.14%) Puppet
4 31 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.95%) Oozie
6 8 (0.48%) HAProxy
6 8 (0.48%) Kibana
7 7 (0.42%) Salt
8 6 (0.36%) Nagios
9 5 (0.30%) Terraform
10 4 (0.24%) cPanel
10 4 (0.24%) OpenNebula
11 2 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.12%) logstash
11 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.059%) linkerd
12 1 (0.059%) Marathon
12 1 (0.059%) rkt
12 1 (0.059%) StatsD
Vendors
1 67 (3.98%) Google
2 63 (3.74%) SAP
3 58 (3.44%) Oracle
4 26 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 14 (0.83%) Sybase
6 11 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 11 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.59%) ArcSight
7 10 (0.59%) Capita
7 10 (0.59%) Hortonworks
7 10 (0.59%) HP
7 10 (0.59%) Jaspersoft
8 9 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.48%) NetApp
10 7 (0.42%) Twitter
11 6 (0.36%) Facebook
11 6 (0.36%) Informatica
11 6 (0.36%) Perforce
11 6 (0.36%) Sophos
12 5 (0.30%) Juniper