Period
to 2 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 324 429 582
Rank change year-on-year +105 +153 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 774 925 729
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.95% 0.70% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.73% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 721 936 638
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £97,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% -

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 77,200 127,485 156,314
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.99% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62,430 102,090 127,861
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in England

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Python Engineer in England

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Engineer in England over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 +75 531 £80,000 +10.34% 65
South East +123 108 £51,500 +8.42% 12
North of England +132 63 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Yorkshire +113 46 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South West +49 29 £40,000 - 9
Midlands +97 22 £55,000 - 4
East of England +46 21 £50,000 -4.76% 5
North West +81 14 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East Midlands +64 13 £55,000 -
West Midlands +71 9 £57,500 +9.52% 4
North East +10 3 £52,500 +6.41%
Python Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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.

1 774 (100.00%) Python
2 374 (48.32%) Software Engineering
3 335 (43.28%) AWS
4 279 (36.05%) DevOps
5 275 (35.53%) Java
6 251 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 217 (28.04%) Finance
8 211 (27.26%) Docker
9 171 (22.09%) JavaScript
10 164 (21.19%) SQL
11 145 (18.73%) Kubernetes
12 144 (18.60%) Linux
13 123 (15.89%) Front Office
13 123 (15.89%) Terraform
14 120 (15.50%) Jenkins
15 117 (15.12%) Asset Management
16 116 (14.99%) Azure
17 115 (14.86%) Ansible
18 113 (14.60%) Web Services
19 112 (14.47%) Fintech
20 111 (14.34%) Data Science
21 108 (13.95%) React
22 105 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
23 103 (13.31%) Fixed Income
24 100 (12.92%) Git (software)
24 100 (12.92%) GCP
25 97 (12.53%) Derivative
26 96 (12.40%) C++
27 94 (12.14%) Hedge funds
27 94 (12.14%) Infrastructure as Code

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 49 (6.33%) Apache Spark
2 42 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
4 16 (2.07%) nginx
5 15 (1.94%) Apache
6 12 (1.55%) Luigi
6 12 (1.55%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.29%) Jupyter
8 5 (0.65%) Confluence
9 4 (0.52%) SAS
10 3 (0.39%) ThingWorx
11 1 (0.13%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.13%) Tornado
11 1 (0.13%) Traefik
Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.26%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 335 (43.28%) AWS
2 116 (14.99%) Azure
3 100 (12.92%) GCP
4 66 (8.53%) Serverless
5 36 (4.65%) OpenShift
6 23 (2.97%) Amazon S3
6 23 (2.97%) Amazon SQS
7 21 (2.71%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (2.33%) GitHub
9 17 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (1.68%) Amazon EMR
11 13 (1.68%) Power Platform
12 11 (1.42%) Amazon ECS
12 11 (1.42%) Amazon EKS
13 10 (1.29%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (1.29%) SaaS
14 6 (0.78%) AWS CodePipeline
14 6 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.90%) Firewall
2 7 (0.90%) HTTP
2 7 (0.90%) Internet
3 5 (0.65%) SAN
3 5 (0.65%) Wireless
4 4 (0.52%) BGP
4 4 (0.52%) OSPF
4 4 (0.52%) VLAN
5 3 (0.39%) DNS
5 3 (0.39%) LAN
5 3 (0.39%) MPLS
5 3 (0.39%) Multicast
5 3 (0.39%) VPLS
5 3 (0.39%) WAN
6 2 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.26%) Skype
6 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.26%) VoIP
6 2 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
2 79 (10.21%) NoSQL
3 66 (8.53%) Big Data
4 60 (7.75%) Redis
5 46 (5.94%) MySQL
6 42 (5.43%) Hadoop
7 37 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (4.78%) MongoDB
8 35 (4.52%) Relational Database
9 29 (3.75%) SQL Server
10 24 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (3.10%) Amazon Redshift
11 18 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (2.20%) Apache Hive
12 17 (2.20%) BigQuery
13 15 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.94%) Data Lake
14 14 (1.81%) HBase
15 13 (1.68%) Power BI
15 13 (1.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 120 (15.50%) Jenkins
2 100 (12.92%) Git (software)
3 37 (4.78%) GitLab
4 28 (3.62%) JIRA
5 27 (3.49%) RStudio
6 26 (3.36%) Subversion
7 20 (2.58%) Eclipse
8 16 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (1.81%) Bitbucket
10 13 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (1.55%) IntelliJ
12 11 (1.42%) Selenium
13 8 (1.03%) Eclipse RCP
13 8 (1.03%) Mercurial
14 7 (0.90%) CircleCI
14 7 (0.90%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.65%) Codeship
15 5 (0.65%) Maven
15 5 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (0.52%) WiX
General
1 217 (28.04%) Finance
2 123 (15.89%) Front Office
3 88 (11.37%) Banking
4 58 (7.49%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.36%) Retail
6 23 (2.97%) Marketing
7 13 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.16%) Law
9 7 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 7 (0.90%) Games
10 6 (0.78%) Advertising
11 4 (0.52%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.26%) Legal
13 2 (0.26%) Military
13 2 (0.26%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (14.60%) Web Services
2 108 (13.95%) React
3 92 (11.89%) Django
4 90 (11.63%) AngularJS
5 73 (9.43%) Flask
6 71 (9.17%) Vue.js
7 61 (7.88%) Node.js
8 49 (6.33%) HTML
9 45 (5.81%) CSS
10 40 (5.17%) REST
11 38 (4.91%) Kafka
12 35 (4.52%) RabbitMQ
13 34 (4.39%) RESTful
14 32 (4.13%) HTML5
15 31 (4.01%) NumPy
16 28 (3.62%) SciPy
17 23 (2.97%) Pandas
18 20 (2.58%) .NET
18 20 (2.58%) XML
19 18 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (13.31%) Fixed Income
2 97 (12.53%) Derivative
3 94 (12.14%) Hedge funds
4 64 (8.27%) Greenfield Project
5 56 (7.24%) Equities
6 49 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 44 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (4.65%) Algorithms
9 23 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.33%) Cloud Native
10 18 (2.33%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.42%) User Experience
12 10 (1.29%) Credit Risk
12 10 (1.29%) Pricing Data
12 10 (1.29%) Reinsurance
13 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.90%) Market Risk
15 6 (0.78%) Life Science
16 5 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
16 5 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 144 (18.60%) Linux
2 34 (4.39%) Unix
3 19 (2.45%) Windows
4 12 (1.55%) CentOS
5 10 (1.29%) Fedora
6 4 (0.52%) Debian
7 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.26%) Android
8 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (48.32%) Software Engineering
2 279 (36.05%) DevOps
3 251 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (15.12%) Asset Management
5 112 (14.47%) Fintech
6 111 (14.34%) Data Science
7 94 (12.14%) Infrastructure as Code
8 93 (12.02%) Machine Learning
9 88 (11.37%) Microservices
10 77 (9.95%) Computer Science
11 74 (9.56%) Analytics
12 73 (9.43%) Test Automation
13 71 (9.17%) Scrum
14 70 (9.04%) Investment Management
15 67 (8.66%) TDD
16 65 (8.40%) Artificial Intelligence
17 60 (7.75%) Open Source
18 57 (7.36%) Problem-Solving
19 52 (6.72%) Mentoring
19 52 (6.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 774 (100.00%) Python
2 275 (35.53%) Java
3 171 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 164 (21.19%) SQL
5 96 (12.40%) C++
6 68 (8.79%) Go
7 61 (7.88%) C#
8 47 (6.07%) Scala
9 34 (4.39%) Bash Shell
10 32 (4.13%) R
11 23 (2.97%) Ruby
12 21 (2.71%) PowerShell
13 19 (2.45%) C
14 18 (2.33%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.55%) Kotlin
16 9 (1.16%) Rust
17 7 (0.90%) PHP
17 7 (0.90%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.65%) Groovy
18 5 (0.65%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 88 (11.37%) Degree
2 28 (3.62%) PhD
3 23 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.68%) Master's Degree
5 7 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.26%) CCIE
7 2 (0.26%) CCNP
7 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.26%) CISSP
7 2 (0.26%) SANS
8 1 (0.13%) CCNA
8 1 (0.13%) CFA
8 1 (0.13%) RHCE
8 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.39%) QA
2 6 (0.78%) GDPR
3 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.39%) FINRA
4 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.26%) MiFID
5 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 211 (27.26%) Docker
2 8 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.26%) vSphere
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) BIND 9
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) LXC
6 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 145 (18.73%) Kubernetes
2 123 (15.89%) Terraform
3 115 (14.86%) Ansible
4 43 (5.56%) Puppet
5 37 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.29%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (1.16%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.65%) Control-M
8 5 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.65%) Salt
9 4 (0.52%) Ambari
10 3 (0.39%) Grafana
10 3 (0.39%) Oozie
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.13%) Consul
12 1 (0.13%) Graphite
12 1 (0.13%) Mesos
12 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 73 (9.43%) Google
2 23 (2.97%) Red Hat
3 22 (2.84%) Oracle
4 15 (1.94%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.81%) Tableau
6 12 (1.55%) Atlassian
7 7 (0.90%) Talend
8 5 (0.65%) Apple
8 5 (0.65%) Cisco
8 5 (0.65%) CrowdStrike
8 5 (0.65%) EMC
8 5 (0.65%) Hitachi
8 5 (0.65%) Hortonworks
9 4 (0.52%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.52%) VMware
10 3 (0.39%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.39%) DoubleClick
10 3 (0.39%) PTC
10 3 (0.39%) SAP
10 3 (0.39%) Splunk