Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 338 362
Rank change year-on-year +23 +24 +99
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 1,627 1,598 1,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.06% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.02% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,462 1,463 1,407
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 147,424 156,891 172,845
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.90% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,787 126,570 146,169
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +23 1,068 £70,000 +7.69% 255
South East +62 310 £50,000 - 41
North of England +7 103 £42,500 +1.80% 21
East of England -1 79 £50,000 - 32
Yorkshire +22 60 £42,500 -15.00% 10
South West -23 39 £42,500 +9.68% 5
North West +5 33 £51,250 +65.32% 7
Midlands -16 27 £45,000 +50.00% 5
West Midlands -2 23 £45,000 +50.00% 4
North East -10 10 £40,000 - 4
East Midlands -18 4 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Python Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Python Developer 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 England region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 1,627 (100.00%) Python
2 632 (38.84%) Django
3 584 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
4 492 (30.24%) JavaScript
5 462 (28.40%) Finance
6 460 (28.27%) Linux
7 384 (23.60%) Software Engineering
8 379 (23.29%) SQL
9 378 (23.23%) Java
10 314 (19.30%) HTML
11 304 (18.68%) TDD
12 302 (18.56%) PostgreSQL
12 302 (18.56%) Git (software)
13 290 (17.82%) Docker
14 276 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
15 274 (16.84%) CSS
16 273 (16.78%) C++
17 266 (16.35%) Degree
18 253 (15.55%) Computer Science
19 248 (15.24%) Machine Learning
20 238 (14.63%) DevOps
21 235 (14.44%) Flask
22 234 (14.38%) C#
23 217 (13.34%) Mathematics
24 207 (12.72%) Scrum
25 206 (12.66%) React
26 203 (12.48%) Jenkins
27 201 (12.35%) AngularJS
28 200 (12.29%) Continuous Integration
29 199 (12.23%) MySQL

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
1 124 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
2 80 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 66 (4.06%) nginx
4 45 (2.77%) Apache
5 17 (1.04%) Ethereum
6 13 (0.80%) Tornado
7 12 (0.74%) IIS
8 9 (0.55%) Jupyter
8 9 (0.55%) Luigi
8 9 (0.55%) uWSGI
9 8 (0.49%) Gunicorn
10 7 (0.43%) CMS
10 7 (0.43%) IPython
11 6 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.31%) Drupal
12 5 (0.31%) SAS
12 5 (0.31%) WordPress
13 4 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.98%) Ripple
2 11 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
3 10 (0.61%) Odoo
4 4 (0.25%) Magento
5 2 (0.12%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 276 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
5 20 (1.23%) GitHub
6 18 (1.11%) Serverless
7 17 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 17 (1.04%) SaaS
8 16 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
9 14 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.43%) Fastly
12 6 (0.37%) Stackdriver
13 5 (0.31%) Heroku
13 5 (0.31%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.25%) AWS Fargate
14 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.25%) Office 365
15 3 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.35%) Internet
2 15 (0.92%) HTTP
3 9 (0.55%) iBeacon
3 9 (0.55%) Wireless
4 5 (0.31%) AMQP
4 5 (0.31%) SSL
5 3 (0.18%) 3G
5 3 (0.18%) Broadband
5 3 (0.18%) Firewall
5 3 (0.18%) NGN
5 3 (0.18%) SSH
5 3 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.061%) DHCP
7 1 (0.061%) DNS
7 1 (0.061%) LAN
7 1 (0.061%) MQTT
7 1 (0.061%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (18.56%) PostgreSQL
2 199 (12.23%) MySQL
3 143 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 138 (8.48%) Relational Database
5 136 (8.36%) Big Data
6 134 (8.24%) MongoDB
7 99 (6.08%) Redis
8 78 (4.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 63 (3.87%) Blockchain
10 52 (3.20%) Hadoop
11 46 (2.83%) SQL Server
12 31 (1.91%) CouchDB
12 31 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 24 (1.48%) KDB
14 20 (1.23%) GIS
15 19 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (1.17%) Kdb+
16 18 (1.11%) Riak
17 13 (0.80%) Parquet
18 11 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 302 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 203 (12.48%) Jenkins
3 42 (2.58%) Subversion
3 42 (2.58%) Vagrant
4 35 (2.15%) Mercurial
5 32 (1.97%) Selenium
6 29 (1.78%) GitLab
7 27 (1.66%) JIRA
8 21 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (0.80%) Bitbucket
10 12 (0.74%) WiX
11 10 (0.61%) JUnit
11 10 (0.61%) Robot Framework
11 10 (0.61%) SonarQube
11 10 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (0.55%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.49%) Ant
14 6 (0.37%) git-flow
14 6 (0.37%) Hudson
14 6 (0.37%) Mockito
General
1 462 (28.40%) Finance
2 134 (8.24%) Front Office
3 118 (7.25%) Banking
4 68 (4.18%) Retail
5 63 (3.87%) Marketing
6 50 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.03%) Advertising
7 33 (2.03%) Games
8 31 (1.91%) Law
9 22 (1.35%) Electronics
9 22 (1.35%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 15 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.86%) Legal
13 9 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.12%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.12%) Publishing
16 1 (0.061%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 632 (38.84%) Django
2 314 (19.30%) HTML
3 274 (16.84%) CSS
4 235 (14.44%) Flask
5 206 (12.66%) React
6 201 (12.35%) AngularJS
7 153 (9.40%) REST
8 150 (9.22%) Web Services
9 118 (7.25%) NumPy
10 113 (6.95%) Pandas
10 113 (6.95%) RESTful
11 110 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
12 100 (6.15%) jQuery
13 89 (5.47%) HTML5
14 81 (4.98%) Celery
15 72 (4.43%) SciPy
16 64 (3.93%) J2EE
17 62 (3.81%) Node.js
18 56 (3.44%) .NET
19 45 (2.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 253 (15.55%) Computer Science
2 197 (12.11%) Algorithms
3 133 (8.17%) Fintech
4 125 (7.68%) Greenfield Project
5 121 (7.44%) Hedge funds
6 97 (5.96%) Derivative
7 95 (5.84%) Equities
8 89 (5.47%) Data Structures
9 84 (5.16%) User Experience
10 77 (4.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 58 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
12 56 (3.44%) Fixed Income
13 35 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
14 33 (2.03%) Mobile App
15 25 (1.54%) Life Science
16 24 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
17 18 (1.11%) Bitcoin
17 18 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (1.04%) OTC Derivatives
19 16 (0.98%) Litecoin
Operating Systems
1 460 (28.27%) Linux
2 78 (4.79%) Unix
3 42 (2.58%) Ubuntu
4 36 (2.21%) Android
5 33 (2.03%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.97%) Windows
7 13 (0.80%) Debian
7 13 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.61%) CentOS
9 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.31%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.25%) Fedora
10 4 (0.25%) SUSE
11 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.061%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.061%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (23.60%) Software Engineering
3 304 (18.68%) TDD
4 248 (15.24%) Machine Learning
5 238 (14.63%) DevOps
6 217 (13.34%) Mathematics
7 207 (12.72%) Scrum
8 200 (12.29%) Continuous Integration
9 196 (12.05%) OO
10 186 (11.43%) Microservices
11 168 (10.33%) Analytics
12 166 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
13 160 (9.83%) Web Development
14 138 (8.48%) Test Automation
15 126 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
16 105 (6.45%) Data Science
17 101 (6.21%) Open Source
18 94 (5.78%) BDD
19 88 (5.41%) Physics
20 83 (5.10%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,627 (100.00%) Python
2 492 (30.24%) JavaScript
3 379 (23.29%) SQL
4 378 (23.23%) Java
5 273 (16.78%) C++
6 234 (14.38%) C#
7 115 (7.07%) Go
8 113 (6.95%) C
9 78 (4.79%) PHP
10 66 (4.06%) Ruby
11 55 (3.38%) R
12 46 (2.83%) Scala
13 27 (1.66%) Bash Shell
14 24 (1.48%) Perl
15 22 (1.35%) VBA
16 17 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.92%) Kotlin
17 15 (0.92%) Rust
18 13 (0.80%) TypeScript
19 12 (0.74%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 266 (16.35%) Degree
2 92 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (2.89%) Numerate Degree
4 45 (2.77%) PhD
5 40 (2.46%) Master's Degree
6 28 (1.72%) Security Cleared
7 23 (1.41%) MPhil
8 17 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 15 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.18%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.061%) CFA
11 1 (0.061%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.061%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.06%) QA
2 3 (0.18%) MiFID
3 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
System Software
1 290 (17.82%) Docker
2 12 (0.74%) vSphere
3 5 (0.31%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.18%) Xen
6 1 (0.061%) LXC
6 1 (0.061%) Samba
6 1 (0.061%) Squid
6 1 (0.061%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 100 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 88 (5.41%) Ansible
3 55 (3.38%) Terraform
4 19 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.11%) HAProxy
6 13 (0.80%) Puppet
7 10 (0.61%) Kibana
7 10 (0.61%) logstash
8 8 (0.49%) Packer
9 7 (0.43%) Salt
10 6 (0.37%) CFEngine
11 5 (0.31%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.061%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 73 (4.49%) Google
2 49 (3.01%) Oracle
3 15 (0.92%) Red Hat
4 14 (0.86%) SAP
5 9 (0.55%) Microsoft
5 9 (0.55%) SaltStack
6 8 (0.49%) Reuters
7 7 (0.43%) Facebook
7 7 (0.43%) New Relic
7 7 (0.43%) Solace
8 6 (0.37%) Sybase
8 6 (0.37%) Twitter
8 6 (0.37%) VMware
9 5 (0.31%) Bloomberg
9 5 (0.31%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.25%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.18%) ESRI
11 3 (0.18%) IBM
11 3 (0.18%) TOWER Software