Period
to 27 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

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

Python Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 430 573 601
Rank change year-on-year +143 +28 +131
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 925 724 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.69% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 864 620 588
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +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 127,952 155,455 155,180
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.39% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 102,524 127,145 129,357
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in England

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Python Engineer in England

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Engineer in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in England

Python Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 2019. 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 +165 616 £72,500 +11.54% 103
South East +47 107 £47,500 - 23
North of England +69 69 £47,169 +4.82% 7
East of England -15 61 £52,500 -4.55% 31
South West +69 59 £40,000 -15.79% 12
Yorkshire +31 33 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West +45 27 £45,000 -23.40% 5
Midlands +18 12 £54,000 +20.00% 3
West Midlands +10 10 £52,750 +17.22% 1
North East - 9 £49,337 -
East Midlands +31 2 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Python Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, Python Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 925 (100.00%) Python
2 372 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
3 363 (39.24%) Linux
4 361 (39.03%) DevOps
5 354 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
6 332 (35.89%) Software Engineering
7 311 (33.62%) Java
8 283 (30.59%) SQL
9 222 (24.00%) Machine Learning
10 217 (23.46%) Finance
11 211 (22.81%) Docker
12 188 (20.32%) C++
13 185 (20.00%) Big Data
14 156 (16.86%) Apache Spark
15 150 (16.22%) Hadoop
16 144 (15.57%) JavaScript
17 143 (15.46%) Data Science
18 142 (15.35%) Google Cloud Platform
19 140 (15.14%) NoSQL
20 139 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
21 137 (14.81%) Kubernetes
21 137 (14.81%) Jenkins
22 136 (14.70%) Analytics
23 135 (14.59%) C#
24 128 (13.84%) Scala
25 126 (13.62%) Degree
26 116 (12.54%) Artificial Intelligence
27 114 (12.32%) Unix
28 109 (11.78%) ETL
29 106 (11.46%) TDD

Python Engineer 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
1 156 (16.86%) Apache Spark
2 62 (6.70%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (3.89%) Apache Pig
4 29 (3.14%) Apache
4 29 (3.14%) Confluence
5 25 (2.70%) nginx
6 7 (0.76%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (0.65%) GeoServer
8 5 (0.54%) Luigi
9 4 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.32%) SAS
10 3 (0.32%) Tornado
11 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.11%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.11%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.11%) IIS
11 1 (0.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (1.08%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.32%) SPSS
4 3 (0.32%) Stata
5 1 (0.11%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 6 (0.65%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.22%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 372 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (15.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 139 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (5.30%) Amazon S3
5 46 (4.97%) Serverless
6 44 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 34 (3.68%) GitHub
8 32 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (2.92%) Amazon SQS
10 20 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (1.51%) AWS Fargate
12 13 (1.41%) Power Platform
13 12 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
14 10 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.97%) SaaS
16 6 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (0.65%) Route 53
17 5 (0.54%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 8 (0.86%) HTTP
3 6 (0.65%) DNS
4 5 (0.54%) SSH
5 4 (0.43%) BGP
5 4 (0.43%) OSPF
6 3 (0.32%) Firewall
7 2 (0.22%) SSL
7 2 (0.22%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.11%) FTP
8 1 (0.11%) Internet
8 1 (0.11%) LTE
8 1 (0.11%) MPLS
8 1 (0.11%) MQTT
8 1 (0.11%) Network Security
8 1 (0.11%) RS-232
8 1 (0.11%) RS-485
8 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (20.00%) Big Data
2 150 (16.22%) Hadoop
3 140 (15.14%) NoSQL
4 96 (10.38%) PostgreSQL
5 81 (8.76%) MongoDB
5 81 (8.76%) MySQL
6 77 (8.32%) Apache Hive
7 53 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (5.19%) HBase
9 47 (5.08%) Relational Database
10 42 (4.54%) Sqoop
11 38 (4.11%) Redis
12 36 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
13 35 (3.78%) SQL Server
14 32 (3.46%) Amazon RDS
15 30 (3.24%) Blockchain
16 28 (3.03%) Spark SQL
17 23 (2.49%) Amazon Redshift
18 18 (1.95%) Amazon Athena
19 13 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 137 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 101 (10.92%) Git (software)
3 77 (8.32%) JIRA
4 45 (4.86%) Maven
5 27 (2.92%) Gradle
6 25 (2.70%) Subversion
7 24 (2.59%) Bitbucket
8 23 (2.49%) Artifactory
9 22 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (2.27%) GitLab
10 21 (2.27%) Selenium
11 18 (1.95%) Ant
11 18 (1.95%) Bitbucket Server
11 18 (1.95%) Mercurial
12 12 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.30%) git-flow
13 10 (1.08%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.97%) JUnit
14 9 (0.97%) webpack
15 8 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 217 (23.46%) Finance
2 79 (8.54%) Law
3 34 (3.68%) Retail
4 23 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 18 (1.95%) Front Office
6 16 (1.73%) Banking
7 14 (1.51%) Marketing
8 10 (1.08%) Electronics
8 10 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.86%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.86%) Games
11 7 (0.76%) Military
12 5 (0.54%) Advertising
13 3 (0.32%) Billing
13 3 (0.32%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (9.73%) Kafka
2 86 (9.30%) Web Services
3 76 (8.22%) Django
4 71 (7.68%) REST
5 55 (5.95%) RESTful
6 48 (5.19%) Spark Streaming
7 45 (4.86%) React
8 41 (4.43%) Node.js
9 40 (4.32%) Pandas
10 39 (4.22%) Flask
11 38 (4.11%) AngularJS
12 37 (4.00%) .NET
13 35 (3.78%) RabbitMQ
14 30 (3.24%) HTML
15 28 (3.03%) Apache NiFi
16 26 (2.81%) NumPy
16 26 (2.81%) SciPy
17 25 (2.70%) PySpark
18 23 (2.49%) Natural Language Processing
19 22 (2.38%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (7.46%) Fintech
3 65 (7.03%) Data Structures
4 59 (6.38%) Algorithms
5 58 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
6 29 (3.14%) User Experience
7 18 (1.95%) Spread Betting
8 15 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.30%) Cloud Native
9 12 (1.30%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.30%) Robotics
10 10 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 10 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 9 (0.97%) NHS
12 8 (0.86%) Animation
12 8 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (0.86%) Photography
12 8 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 363 (39.24%) Linux
2 114 (12.32%) Unix
3 72 (7.78%) Windows
4 36 (3.89%) CentOS
5 31 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (2.81%) Ubuntu
7 21 (2.27%) Android
8 20 (2.16%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.97%) Debian
10 6 (0.65%) Fedora
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (39.03%) DevOps
2 354 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (35.89%) Software Engineering
4 222 (24.00%) Machine Learning
5 143 (15.46%) Data Science
6 136 (14.70%) Analytics
7 116 (12.54%) Artificial Intelligence
8 109 (11.78%) ETL
9 106 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (11.46%) TDD
10 104 (11.24%) Computer Science
11 101 (10.92%) Data Engineering
12 93 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
13 88 (9.51%) Microservices
14 87 (9.41%) Test Automation
15 79 (8.54%) Open Source
16 63 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
16 63 (6.81%) Mentoring
16 63 (6.81%) OO
17 60 (6.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 925 (100.00%) Python
2 311 (33.62%) Java
3 283 (30.59%) SQL
4 188 (20.32%) C++
5 144 (15.57%) JavaScript
6 135 (14.59%) C#
7 128 (13.84%) Scala
8 94 (10.16%) C
9 91 (9.84%) Go
10 65 (7.03%) Ruby
11 57 (6.16%) Bash Shell
12 40 (4.32%) PHP
13 39 (4.22%) Perl
14 25 (2.70%) MATLAB
15 24 (2.59%) Haskell
16 18 (1.95%) Groovy
17 15 (1.62%) PowerShell
18 14 (1.51%) R
19 9 (0.97%) Java 8
19 9 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 126 (13.62%) Degree
2 72 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 40 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 35 (3.78%) AWS Certification
6 32 (3.46%) SC Cleared
7 19 (2.05%) PhD
8 18 (1.95%) ISEB
8 18 (1.95%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.08%) MCSA
9 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.97%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.65%) CCNP
13 6 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.32%) MPhil
15 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.84%) QA
2 19 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 211 (22.81%) Docker
2 27 (2.92%) HDFS
3 25 (2.70%) Apache Flume
4 18 (1.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.11%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.11%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 137 (14.81%) Kubernetes
2 105 (11.35%) Ansible
3 92 (9.95%) Terraform
4 56 (6.05%) Puppet
5 42 (4.54%) Oozie
6 20 (2.16%) Nagios
7 17 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.97%) Packer
10 8 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (0.86%) Prometheus
11 6 (0.65%) Kibana
11 6 (0.65%) Salt
12 2 (0.22%) Grafana
13 1 (0.11%) Cloudify
13 1 (0.11%) Icinga
13 1 (0.11%) Mesos
13 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.11%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.11%) systemd
Vendors
1 88 (9.51%) Cloudera
2 55 (5.95%) Oracle
3 52 (5.62%) Google
4 44 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 34 (3.68%) Red Hat
6 27 (2.92%) Hortonworks
7 20 (2.16%) Tableau
8 14 (1.51%) Atlassian
9 13 (1.41%) VMware
10 8 (0.86%) Alteryx
10 8 (0.86%) Progress
10 8 (0.86%) SAP
11 7 (0.76%) Informatica
11 7 (0.76%) MapR
11 7 (0.76%) Talend
12 5 (0.54%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.43%) Cisco
13 4 (0.43%) Databricks
13 4 (0.43%) New Relic
14 2 (0.22%) SaltStack