Period
to 25 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 353 377
Rank change year-on-year +16 +24 +160
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 1,522 1,434 1,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.89% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.93% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,351 1,550
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 159,770 154,809 186,110
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.57% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 131,639 129,576 157,817
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 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -24 919 £62,500 +4.17% 219
South East +60 283 £50,000 +11.11% 39
North of England +52 152 £45,000 - 27
Yorkshire +48 83 £49,500 +4.21% 16
East of England +23 81 £52,500 +16.67% 33
North West +6 61 £40,000 - 11
South West -13 45 £42,500 - 10
Midlands -30 34 £41,250 +17.86% 9
West Midlands -3 29 £45,000 +50.00% 9
North East -13 8 £32,500 -7.14%
East Midlands -25 5 £40,000 +14.29%
Python Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 1,522 (100.00%) Python
2 633 (41.59%) Django
3 576 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 490 (32.19%) Linux
5 443 (29.11%) JavaScript
6 376 (24.70%) Java
7 337 (22.14%) SQL
8 334 (21.94%) PostgreSQL
9 319 (20.96%) TDD
9 319 (20.96%) Amazon AWS
10 298 (19.58%) Git (software)
11 293 (19.25%) Finance
12 288 (18.92%) Degree
13 279 (18.33%) C++
14 277 (18.20%) HTML
15 269 (17.67%) C#
16 246 (16.16%) CSS
17 237 (15.57%) Software Engineering
18 226 (14.85%) Computer Science
19 218 (14.32%) Docker
20 203 (13.34%) Flask
21 197 (12.94%) OO
22 186 (12.22%) AngularJS
23 182 (11.96%) Machine Learning
24 177 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
25 169 (11.10%) DevOps
26 166 (10.91%) Mathematics
27 162 (10.64%) Web Development
28 160 (10.51%) MySQL
29 157 (10.32%) NoSQL

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
1 116 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
2 54 (3.55%) Apache Spark
3 49 (3.22%) nginx
4 28 (1.84%) Apache
5 19 (1.25%) CMS
6 9 (0.59%) IPython
6 9 (0.59%) Tornado
7 7 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.39%) CloudStack
9 5 (0.33%) Confluence
9 5 (0.33%) Drupal
9 5 (0.33%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.33%) R Markdown
9 5 (0.33%) WordPress
10 4 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.26%) Gunicorn
10 4 (0.26%) SAS
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.26%) Maya
4 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.13%) NUKE
6 1 (0.066%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.066%) HipChat
6 1 (0.066%) Houdini
6 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.066%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.066%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.46%) Magento
2 4 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 319 (20.96%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.96%) SaaS
4 42 (2.76%) GitHub
5 28 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.05%) Serverless
8 13 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (0.85%) Heroku
9 12 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.46%) PaaS
12 6 (0.39%) Slack
13 5 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.33%) DigitalOcean
13 5 (0.33%) Trello
14 4 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.26%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
14 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.51%) HTTP
1 23 (1.51%) Internet
2 9 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.39%) DHCP
3 6 (0.39%) DNS
3 6 (0.39%) Network Security
3 6 (0.39%) SSH
4 5 (0.33%) Broadband
4 5 (0.33%) Skype
5 4 (0.26%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.20%) SAN
7 2 (0.13%) IPv4
7 2 (0.13%) SSL
7 2 (0.13%) Wireless
7 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.066%) CHAP
8 1 (0.066%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.066%) MQTT
8 1 (0.066%) Multicast
8 1 (0.066%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (21.94%) PostgreSQL
2 160 (10.51%) MySQL
3 157 (10.32%) NoSQL
4 141 (9.26%) Big Data
5 130 (8.54%) MongoDB
6 117 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 71 (4.66%) Redis
8 46 (3.02%) SQL Server
9 38 (2.50%) Hadoop
10 36 (2.37%) Blockchain
11 31 (2.04%) RDBMS
12 26 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (0.85%) GIS
15 11 (0.72%) HBase
15 11 (0.72%) Riak
16 10 (0.66%) CouchDB
16 10 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
17 8 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 298 (19.58%) Git (software)
2 102 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 40 (2.63%) Subversion
4 38 (2.50%) JIRA
5 37 (2.43%) Vagrant
6 34 (2.23%) Selenium
7 21 (1.38%) JUnit
8 19 (1.25%) Cucumber
9 15 (0.99%) WiX
10 14 (0.92%) Mercurial
11 12 (0.79%) SpecFlow
12 11 (0.72%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.59%) Bitbucket
14 8 (0.53%) JMeter
14 8 (0.53%) Mockito
15 7 (0.46%) CircleCI
15 7 (0.46%) Maven
16 5 (0.33%) Ant
16 5 (0.33%) GitLab
16 5 (0.33%) RStudio
General
1 293 (19.25%) Finance
2 105 (6.90%) Front Office
3 88 (5.78%) Banking
4 76 (4.99%) Marketing
5 42 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 38 (2.50%) Games
7 37 (2.43%) Retail
8 28 (1.84%) Financial Institution
9 25 (1.64%) Advertising
10 17 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.92%) Back Office
12 12 (0.79%) Billing
13 11 (0.72%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.53%) Electronics
14 8 (0.53%) Legal
15 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.33%) Automotive
16 5 (0.33%) Law
17 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (41.59%) Django
2 277 (18.20%) HTML
3 246 (16.16%) CSS
4 203 (13.34%) Flask
5 186 (12.22%) AngularJS
6 140 (9.20%) Web Services
7 137 (9.00%) React
8 113 (7.42%) RESTful
9 110 (7.23%) jQuery
10 99 (6.50%) Node.js
11 94 (6.18%) REST
12 86 (5.65%) NumPy
12 86 (5.65%) RabbitMQ
13 84 (5.52%) Celery
14 83 (5.45%) .NET
15 81 (5.32%) HTML5
16 77 (5.06%) Pandas
17 65 (4.27%) J2EE
18 56 (3.68%) JSON
19 49 (3.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 226 (14.85%) Computer Science
2 142 (9.33%) Fintech
3 123 (8.08%) Algorithms
4 116 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
5 75 (4.93%) Hedge funds
6 68 (4.47%) Equities
7 67 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
8 55 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 54 (3.55%) Data Structures
10 45 (2.96%) Fixed Income
11 40 (2.63%) Mobile App
12 39 (2.56%) Derivative
13 35 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
14 33 (2.17%) User Experience
15 31 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
16 19 (1.25%) Data Centre
17 18 (1.18%) Life Science
18 17 (1.12%) Blog
19 11 (0.72%) Client/Server
20 10 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 490 (32.19%) Linux
2 86 (5.65%) Unix
3 45 (2.96%) Windows
4 25 (1.64%) Ubuntu
5 23 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.31%) Android
6 20 (1.31%) Mac OS
7 14 (0.92%) Debian
8 10 (0.66%) CentOS
9 9 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.20%) Fedora
12 1 (0.066%) Robot Operating System
12 1 (0.066%) Solaris
12 1 (0.066%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (20.96%) TDD
3 237 (15.57%) Software Engineering
4 197 (12.94%) OO
5 182 (11.96%) Machine Learning
6 177 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 169 (11.10%) DevOps
8 166 (10.91%) Mathematics
9 162 (10.64%) Web Development
10 147 (9.66%) Microservices
11 144 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
12 140 (9.20%) Scrum
13 108 (7.10%) Analytics
14 107 (7.03%) Open Source
15 101 (6.64%) OOP
16 99 (6.50%) Test Automation
17 89 (5.85%) Data Science
18 82 (5.39%) Artificial Intelligence
19 78 (5.12%) Mentoring
20 76 (4.99%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,522 (100.00%) Python
2 443 (29.11%) JavaScript
3 376 (24.70%) Java
4 337 (22.14%) SQL
5 279 (18.33%) C++
6 269 (17.67%) C#
7 151 (9.92%) PHP
8 106 (6.96%) C
9 83 (5.45%) Ruby
10 62 (4.07%) Perl
11 51 (3.35%) R
12 49 (3.22%) Go
13 48 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 33 (2.17%) Scala
15 24 (1.58%) VBA
16 17 (1.12%) ES6
17 13 (0.85%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.79%) TypeScript
19 11 (0.72%) Java 8
20 8 (0.53%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 288 (18.92%) Degree
2 106 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (2.89%) PhD
4 38 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.53%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.39%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.13%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.066%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.066%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.15%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.066%) GCP
4 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.066%) PMO
System Software
1 218 (14.32%) Docker
2 16 (1.05%) vSphere
3 8 (0.53%) KVM
3 8 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.26%) Samba
4 4 (0.26%) Squid
5 1 (0.066%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.066%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 65 (4.27%) Kubernetes
2 48 (3.15%) Ansible
3 45 (2.96%) Terraform
4 26 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.31%) Puppet
6 15 (0.99%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.33%) Kibana
8 4 (0.26%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.20%) Packer
9 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.13%) logstash
10 2 (0.13%) Oozie
11 1 (0.066%) Consul
11 1 (0.066%) linkerd
11 1 (0.066%) Mesos
11 1 (0.066%) Nessus
11 1 (0.066%) Salt
11 1 (0.066%) StatsD
11 1 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (3.09%) Oracle
2 34 (2.23%) Google
3 25 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 23 (1.51%) Capita
5 15 (0.99%) Red Hat
5 15 (0.99%) Twitter
6 14 (0.92%) Zend
7 12 (0.79%) Atlassian
8 10 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.53%) Perforce
9 8 (0.53%) Sophos
10 6 (0.39%) Apple
10 6 (0.39%) NVIDIA
10 6 (0.39%) SAP
10 6 (0.39%) Sybase
10 6 (0.39%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.33%) Apigee
11 5 (0.33%) Cognizant
11 5 (0.33%) Tableau
12 4 (0.26%) Sony