Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 369 395
Rank change year-on-year +46 +26 +138
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 1,559 1,378 1,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.83% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.86% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,268 1,462
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £98,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 +2 991 £62,500 +4.17% 182
South East +60 243 £50,000 +16.96% 33
North of England +68 112 £47,500 +26.67% 17
East of England +77 109 £52,500 +16.67% 32
Yorkshire +66 74 £47,500 +26.67% 10
South West +16 50 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Midlands +13 46 £30,000 -21.57% 9
West Midlands +7 40 £32,500 -25.71% 6
North West +8 29 £43,750 -16.67% 6
North East -6 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £25,500 -27.14% 3
Python Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 1,559 (100.00%) Python
2 617 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 563 (36.11%) Django
4 494 (31.69%) Linux
5 444 (28.48%) JavaScript
6 418 (26.81%) Java
7 348 (22.32%) SQL
8 320 (20.53%) TDD
9 309 (19.82%) C++
10 307 (19.69%) Amazon AWS
11 301 (19.31%) Degree
12 300 (19.24%) Finance
13 288 (18.47%) HTML
14 283 (18.15%) PostgreSQL
15 259 (16.61%) Git (software)
16 253 (16.23%) Flask
17 250 (16.04%) CSS
18 248 (15.91%) C#
19 239 (15.33%) Computer Science
20 234 (15.01%) Software Engineering
21 212 (13.60%) OO
22 184 (11.80%) Docker
23 177 (11.35%) Big Data
24 167 (10.71%) Mathematics
25 160 (10.26%) Web Development
26 159 (10.20%) MySQL
27 158 (10.13%) Machine Learning
28 157 (10.07%) NoSQL
29 153 (9.81%) Fintech
30 147 (9.43%) AngularJS

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
1 123 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 81 (5.20%) Apache Spark
3 39 (2.50%) nginx
4 32 (2.05%) Apache
5 25 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 21 (1.35%) Confluence
7 14 (0.90%) CMS
8 12 (0.77%) CloudStack
9 11 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
10 10 (0.64%) IPython
11 6 (0.38%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.38%) Drupal
11 6 (0.38%) Tornado
12 5 (0.32%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.32%) Jupyter
12 5 (0.32%) uWSGI
12 5 (0.32%) WordPress
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.19%) SAS
14 2 (0.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.26%) Maya
3 3 (0.19%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.13%) NUKE
5 1 (0.064%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.064%) HipChat
5 1 (0.064%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 7 (0.45%) Magento
2 5 (0.32%) Odoo
3 4 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.064%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 307 (19.69%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.27%) SaaS
4 46 (2.95%) GitHub
5 33 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 32 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (1.22%) Slack
8 18 (1.15%) Trello
9 13 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.45%) Heroku
11 4 (0.26%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (0.19%) IaaS
12 3 (0.19%) PaaS
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
13 2 (0.13%) Loggly
13 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.48%) HTTP
2 19 (1.22%) Internet
2 19 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 13 (0.83%) DNS
4 12 (0.77%) Ethernet
5 10 (0.64%) Broadband
5 10 (0.64%) DHCP
6 6 (0.38%) Skype
7 5 (0.32%) LAN
7 5 (0.32%) WAN
8 4 (0.26%) Wireless
9 3 (0.19%) SAN
10 2 (0.13%) Firewall
10 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.13%) IPv4
10 2 (0.13%) SMTP
10 2 (0.13%) SSH
10 2 (0.13%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) VoIP
10 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (18.15%) PostgreSQL
2 177 (11.35%) Big Data
3 159 (10.20%) MySQL
4 157 (10.07%) NoSQL
5 129 (8.27%) MongoDB
6 126 (8.08%) Relational Database
7 73 (4.68%) Redis
8 58 (3.72%) Hadoop
9 38 (2.44%) SQL Server
10 34 (2.18%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (0.96%) Riak
14 14 (0.90%) Blockchain
15 12 (0.77%) GIS
16 11 (0.71%) Apache Hive
17 10 (0.64%) KDB
18 9 (0.58%) Neo4j
19 8 (0.51%) HBase
19 8 (0.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 259 (16.61%) Git (software)
2 89 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 56 (3.59%) JIRA
4 30 (1.92%) Subversion
5 24 (1.54%) Selenium
6 15 (0.96%) GitLab
6 15 (0.96%) Maven
6 15 (0.96%) Vagrant
7 12 (0.77%) webpack
8 11 (0.71%) Mercurial
9 10 (0.64%) Ant
9 10 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.58%) Bitbucket
10 9 (0.58%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.45%) CircleCI
12 6 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.38%) WiX
13 4 (0.26%) Capybara
13 4 (0.26%) Hudson
13 4 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 300 (19.24%) Finance
2 98 (6.29%) Marketing
3 91 (5.84%) Front Office
4 90 (5.77%) Banking
5 51 (3.27%) Investment Banking
6 43 (2.76%) Retail
7 40 (2.57%) Games
8 36 (2.31%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.48%) Electronics
10 22 (1.41%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 20 (1.28%) Advertising
13 16 (1.03%) Billing
14 14 (0.90%) Back Office
15 13 (0.83%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.38%) Legal
17 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.26%) Automotive
17 4 (0.26%) Law
18 3 (0.19%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 563 (36.11%) Django
2 288 (18.47%) HTML
3 253 (16.23%) Flask
4 250 (16.04%) CSS
5 147 (9.43%) AngularJS
6 141 (9.04%) RESTful
7 138 (8.85%) React
8 114 (7.31%) jQuery
9 103 (6.61%) Web Services
10 93 (5.97%) REST
11 90 (5.77%) .NET
12 86 (5.52%) RabbitMQ
13 83 (5.32%) NumPy
14 82 (5.26%) HTML5
15 78 (5.00%) Node.js
16 72 (4.62%) Pandas
17 65 (4.17%) ASP.NET
18 60 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 57 (3.66%) J2EE
20 56 (3.59%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 239 (15.33%) Computer Science
2 153 (9.81%) Fintech
3 116 (7.44%) Algorithms
4 101 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
5 59 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (3.34%) Data Structures
7 52 (3.34%) Hedge funds
8 48 (3.08%) User Experience
9 42 (2.69%) Fixed Income
10 38 (2.44%) Equities
11 33 (2.12%) Mobile App
12 32 (2.05%) Derivative
13 26 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.15%) Data Centre
15 16 (1.03%) Life Science
15 16 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
15 16 (1.03%) Robotics
16 9 (0.58%) Blog
16 9 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 494 (31.69%) Linux
2 105 (6.74%) Unix
3 70 (4.49%) Windows
4 30 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.35%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.03%) Android
6 16 (1.03%) Debian
7 13 (0.83%) CentOS
8 9 (0.58%) Mac OS
8 9 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.26%) Fedora
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.064%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (20.53%) TDD
3 234 (15.01%) Software Engineering
4 212 (13.60%) OO
5 167 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 160 (10.26%) Web Development
7 158 (10.13%) Machine Learning
8 146 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
8 146 (9.36%) DevOps
9 130 (8.34%) Scrum
10 121 (7.76%) Open Source
11 119 (7.63%) Microservices
12 112 (7.18%) BDD
13 110 (7.06%) Analytics
14 96 (6.16%) MVC
15 94 (6.03%) OOP
16 84 (5.39%) Unit Testing
17 65 (4.17%) Test Automation
18 63 (4.04%) Mentoring
19 62 (3.98%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,559 (100.00%) Python
2 444 (28.48%) JavaScript
3 418 (26.81%) Java
4 348 (22.32%) SQL
5 309 (19.82%) C++
6 248 (15.91%) C#
7 133 (8.53%) PHP
8 93 (5.97%) C
9 70 (4.49%) Ruby
10 68 (4.36%) Go
11 57 (3.66%) Bash Shell
12 51 (3.27%) Perl
13 49 (3.14%) Scala
14 44 (2.82%) R
15 24 (1.54%) Haskell
16 20 (1.28%) ES6
17 19 (1.22%) Erlang
18 15 (0.96%) VBA
19 13 (0.83%) PowerShell
20 12 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 301 (19.31%) Degree
2 109 (6.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (3.72%) PhD
4 20 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.51%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.32%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.064%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.064%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.63%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) GCP
3 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 184 (11.80%) Docker
2 11 (0.71%) KVM
3 9 (0.58%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.51%) Samba
4 8 (0.51%) Squid
5 6 (0.38%) vSphere
6 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 92 (5.90%) Ansible
2 61 (3.91%) Kubernetes
3 37 (2.37%) Puppet
4 33 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.71%) HAProxy
5 11 (0.71%) Oozie
6 7 (0.45%) Kibana
6 7 (0.45%) Salt
7 6 (0.38%) Nagios
7 6 (0.38%) Terraform
8 4 (0.26%) cPanel
8 4 (0.26%) OpenNebula
9 2 (0.13%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.064%) Consul
10 1 (0.064%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.064%) linkerd
10 1 (0.064%) logstash
10 1 (0.064%) Mesos
10 1 (0.064%) rkt
Vendors
1 47 (3.01%) Google
2 43 (2.76%) Oracle
3 26 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (1.28%) SAP
5 15 (0.96%) Capita
6 13 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 11 (0.71%) Atlassian
7 11 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (0.71%) Zend
8 9 (0.58%) Perforce
8 9 (0.58%) Sophos
8 9 (0.58%) Sybase
9 8 (0.51%) NetApp
10 7 (0.45%) Twitter
11 6 (0.38%) NVIDIA
12 5 (0.32%) Cisco
12 5 (0.32%) EXASOL
12 5 (0.32%) Juniper
12 5 (0.32%) VMware
13 4 (0.26%) BT