Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 346 365
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19 +128
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 1,598 1,579 1,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.99% 0.94% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 1,465 1,565
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £94,500 £88,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 155,964 161,695 184,216
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.19% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,042 132,662 156,530
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 £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
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 22 July 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 July 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 +1 1,002 £70,000 +12.00% 189
South East +98 324 £50,000 +5.26% 35
North of England +37 139 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Yorkshire +52 77 £45,000 -10.00% 7
North West +5 59 £38,750 +21.09% 9
East of England -17 55 £45,000 - 21
South West -13 43 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Midlands -17 35 £45,000 +50.00% 10
West Midlands +22 30 £45,000 +50.00% 9
East Midlands -18 5 £35,000 - 1
North East -25 3 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Python Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1,598 (100.00%) Python
2 684 (42.80%) Django
3 582 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
4 501 (31.35%) Linux
5 480 (30.04%) JavaScript
6 374 (23.40%) Java
7 370 (23.15%) Finance
8 362 (22.65%) SQL
9 344 (21.53%) PostgreSQL
10 342 (21.40%) TDD
11 340 (21.28%) Software Engineering
12 330 (20.65%) Git (software)
13 323 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
14 314 (19.65%) HTML
15 310 (19.40%) Docker
16 282 (17.65%) Degree
17 274 (17.15%) CSS
18 252 (15.77%) DevOps
19 239 (14.96%) Flask
20 232 (14.52%) C#
21 225 (14.08%) AngularJS
22 216 (13.52%) Machine Learning
22 216 (13.52%) Computer Science
23 214 (13.39%) C++
24 196 (12.27%) Scrum
24 196 (12.27%) Microservices
25 189 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
26 186 (11.64%) Mathematics
27 179 (11.20%) React
28 178 (11.14%) Web Development

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
1 101 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (4.13%) nginx
3 55 (3.44%) Apache Spark
4 35 (2.19%) Apache
5 16 (1.00%) Tornado
6 11 (0.69%) Jupyter
7 10 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (0.63%) CMS
8 9 (0.56%) Gunicorn
9 8 (0.50%) Ethereum
10 7 (0.44%) IPython
10 7 (0.44%) uWSGI
11 6 (0.38%) Luigi
11 6 (0.38%) SAS
12 5 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.31%) Drupal
12 5 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.31%) WordPress
13 4 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
13 4 (0.25%) R Markdown
Applications
1 27 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.063%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (0.94%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.50%) Ripple
3 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 323 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.38%) GitHub
4 32 (2.00%) SaaS
5 25 (1.56%) Serverless
6 24 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (0.94%) Heroku
10 10 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.50%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.44%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.38%) Fastly
14 6 (0.38%) Stackdriver
15 4 (0.25%) PaaS
15 4 (0.25%) Slack
16 3 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.81%) Internet
2 18 (1.13%) HTTP
3 8 (0.50%) SSH
4 4 (0.25%) Network Security
4 4 (0.25%) SSL
4 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.19%) 3G
5 3 (0.19%) DHCP
5 3 (0.19%) DNS
5 3 (0.19%) NGN
6 2 (0.13%) AMQP
6 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.063%) CHAP
7 1 (0.063%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.063%) MQTT
7 1 (0.063%) Multicast
7 1 (0.063%) SMS
7 1 (0.063%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (21.53%) PostgreSQL
2 168 (10.51%) MySQL
3 151 (9.45%) Big Data
4 140 (8.76%) Relational Database
5 130 (8.14%) MongoDB
6 121 (7.57%) NoSQL
7 85 (5.32%) Redis
8 70 (4.38%) Blockchain
9 52 (3.25%) SQL Server
10 51 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
11 41 (2.57%) Hadoop
12 33 (2.07%) RDBMS
13 27 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (0.88%) GIS
14 14 (0.88%) Parquet
15 13 (0.81%) Geospatial Data
16 12 (0.75%) Riak
17 11 (0.69%) DB2
18 10 (0.63%) KDB
19 9 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 330 (20.65%) Git (software)
2 166 (10.39%) Jenkins
3 65 (4.07%) Vagrant
4 42 (2.63%) Subversion
5 30 (1.88%) Selenium
6 27 (1.69%) JUnit
7 22 (1.38%) JIRA
8 20 (1.25%) Mercurial
9 18 (1.13%) Bitbucket
10 16 (1.00%) WiX
11 14 (0.88%) SpecFlow
12 13 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.81%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.69%) GitLab
13 11 (0.69%) Mockito
13 11 (0.69%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.56%) Ant
14 9 (0.56%) SonarQube
15 8 (0.50%) git-flow
15 8 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 370 (23.15%) Finance
2 132 (8.26%) Front Office
3 97 (6.07%) Banking
4 69 (4.32%) Marketing
5 66 (4.13%) Retail
6 47 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 34 (2.13%) Advertising
8 30 (1.88%) Financial Institution
8 30 (1.88%) Games
9 15 (0.94%) Law
9 15 (0.94%) Legal
10 13 (0.81%) Electronics
11 9 (0.56%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.31%) Billing
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
14 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.25%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.25%) Polish Language
14 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 684 (42.80%) Django
2 314 (19.65%) HTML
3 274 (17.15%) CSS
4 239 (14.96%) Flask
5 225 (14.08%) AngularJS
6 179 (11.20%) React
7 176 (11.01%) Web Services
8 146 (9.14%) REST
9 128 (8.01%) NumPy
10 122 (7.63%) Pandas
11 119 (7.45%) RESTful
12 113 (7.07%) RabbitMQ
13 111 (6.95%) Celery
14 99 (6.20%) jQuery
15 84 (5.26%) Node.js
16 81 (5.07%) HTML5
16 81 (5.07%) J2EE
17 76 (4.76%) .NET
18 74 (4.63%) SciPy
19 52 (3.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 216 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 147 (9.20%) Fintech
3 140 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
4 138 (8.64%) Algorithms
5 112 (7.01%) Hedge funds
6 87 (5.44%) Equities
7 76 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 74 (4.63%) Derivative
9 59 (3.69%) Data Structures
10 51 (3.19%) Mobile App
11 50 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 44 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
13 42 (2.63%) User Experience
14 40 (2.50%) Fixed Income
15 32 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
16 18 (1.13%) Client/Server
17 14 (0.88%) Blog
17 14 (0.88%) Life Science
18 13 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (0.81%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 501 (31.35%) Linux
2 77 (4.82%) Unix
3 33 (2.07%) Android
4 31 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 31 (1.94%) Ubuntu
5 26 (1.63%) Windows
6 22 (1.38%) Mac OS
7 14 (0.88%) CentOS
8 12 (0.75%) Debian
8 12 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.063%) Robot Operating System
11 1 (0.063%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (21.40%) TDD
3 340 (21.28%) Software Engineering
4 252 (15.77%) DevOps
5 216 (13.52%) Machine Learning
6 196 (12.27%) Microservices
6 196 (12.27%) Scrum
7 189 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
8 186 (11.64%) Mathematics
9 178 (11.14%) Web Development
10 175 (10.95%) OO
11 149 (9.32%) Analytics
12 143 (8.95%) Problem-Solving
13 142 (8.89%) Test Automation
14 124 (7.76%) Artificial Intelligence
15 109 (6.82%) Open Source
16 94 (5.88%) Mentoring
17 91 (5.69%) Data Science
18 76 (4.76%) BDD
19 72 (4.51%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1,598 (100.00%) Python
2 480 (30.04%) JavaScript
3 374 (23.40%) Java
4 362 (22.65%) SQL
5 232 (14.52%) C#
6 214 (13.39%) C++
7 130 (8.14%) PHP
8 100 (6.26%) C
9 89 (5.57%) Ruby
10 73 (4.57%) Go
11 65 (4.07%) R
12 46 (2.88%) Perl
13 38 (2.38%) Scala
14 33 (2.07%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.38%) VBA
16 21 (1.31%) TypeScript
17 19 (1.19%) Kotlin
17 19 (1.19%) Shell Script
18 14 (0.88%) Java 8
19 12 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 282 (17.65%) Degree
2 91 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (3.32%) Numerate Degree
4 46 (2.88%) PhD
5 27 (1.69%) Master's Degree
6 20 (1.25%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.63%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.38%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.25%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.19%) MiFID
3 1 (0.063%) GCP
3 1 (0.063%) PMO
System Software
1 310 (19.40%) Docker
2 17 (1.06%) vSphere
3 5 (0.31%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.19%) Samba
5 3 (0.19%) Squid
6 1 (0.063%) Firmware
6 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 83 (5.19%) Kubernetes
2 74 (4.63%) Terraform
3 70 (4.38%) Ansible
4 20 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.00%) HAProxy
6 14 (0.88%) Puppet
7 7 (0.44%) HP Fortify
7 7 (0.44%) Salt
8 6 (0.38%) CFEngine
9 5 (0.31%) Kibana
9 5 (0.31%) logstash
9 5 (0.31%) Packer
10 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.063%) Nessus
Vendors
1 57 (3.57%) Oracle
2 49 (3.07%) Google
3 22 (1.38%) Capita
4 18 (1.13%) Red Hat
5 15 (0.94%) Microsoft
6 13 (0.81%) Twitter
7 9 (0.56%) SaltStack
8 7 (0.44%) Apigee
8 7 (0.44%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.44%) SAP
8 7 (0.44%) Solace
8 7 (0.44%) Sybase
9 6 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.38%) Yahoo!
10 5 (0.31%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.31%) TOWER Software
10 5 (0.31%) Zend
11 4 (0.25%) Apple
11 4 (0.25%) Sony
11 4 (0.25%) VMware