Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 581 659
Rank change year-on-year +42 +78 +126
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 754 724 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 674 632 562
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,875 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 147,425 157,257 174,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.89% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,779 126,859 147,420
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 £79,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 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 +79 454 £70,000 +7.69% 87
South East -23 127 £50,000 +5.26% 24
East of England +27 94 £60,000 +20.00% 32
North of England +27 50 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Yorkshire +21 27 £42,500 -15.00% 4
South West -23 23 £52,500 +23.53% 9
North West +12 19 £43,750 -16.67% 2
Midlands +5 4 £52,500 +81.03% 3
North East - 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands +23 2 £52,500 +81.03% 2
East Midlands -15 2 £54,500 +87.93% 1
Python Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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.

1 754 (100.00%) Python
2 311 (41.25%) Software Engineering
3 301 (39.92%) Linux
4 274 (36.34%) Agile Software Development
5 259 (34.35%) Java
6 250 (33.16%) DevOps
7 227 (30.11%) SQL
8 216 (28.65%) Amazon AWS
9 199 (26.39%) Docker
10 192 (25.46%) C++
11 160 (21.22%) Finance
11 160 (21.22%) Machine Learning
12 135 (17.90%) Ansible
13 116 (15.38%) Jenkins
13 116 (15.38%) NoSQL
14 112 (14.85%) C#
15 105 (13.93%) C
16 101 (13.40%) JavaScript
17 99 (13.13%) Artificial Intelligence
18 98 (13.00%) Microservices
19 96 (12.73%) Big Data
20 93 (12.33%) Algorithms
20 93 (12.33%) TDD
21 91 (12.07%) Degree
22 90 (11.94%) Django
22 90 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
22 90 (11.94%) Test Automation
22 90 (11.94%) Puppet
23 86 (11.41%) Data Science
24 85 (11.27%) Git (software)

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 77 (10.21%) Elasticsearch
2 63 (8.36%) Apache Spark
3 27 (3.58%) Confluence
4 24 (3.18%) Apache
4 24 (3.18%) nginx
5 13 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.59%) OpenStack
7 11 (1.46%) Apache Pig
8 8 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.53%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.27%) Drupal
10 2 (0.27%) Jetty
10 2 (0.27%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.27%) Luigi
10 2 (0.27%) Moodle
10 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.33%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) BASE24
2 1 (0.13%) Odoo
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 216 (28.65%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (2.52%) GitHub
5 15 (1.99%) Amazon S3
6 14 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.06%) SaaS
8 8 (1.06%) Serverless
9 6 (0.80%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.53%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.40%) npm
11 3 (0.40%) Office 365
11 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.58%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.72%) Internet
3 12 (1.59%) Network Security
4 11 (1.46%) DNS
5 9 (1.19%) BGP
5 9 (1.19%) HTTP
6 8 (1.06%) Firewall
7 6 (0.80%) OSPF
7 6 (0.80%) SSL
8 5 (0.66%) VPN
8 5 (0.66%) Wireless
9 3 (0.40%) DHCP
9 3 (0.40%) MPLS
9 3 (0.40%) SMS
9 3 (0.40%) SSH
9 3 (0.40%) WAN
10 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.27%) Broadband
10 2 (0.27%) VoIP
10 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 96 (12.73%) Big Data
3 80 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
4 54 (7.16%) Relational Database
5 50 (6.63%) Hadoop
6 46 (6.10%) MongoDB
7 33 (4.38%) MySQL
8 31 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 31 (4.11%) Redis
9 25 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (2.52%) Apache Hive
11 18 (2.39%) SQL Server
12 17 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.72%) HBase
14 12 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (0.93%) Blockchain
17 6 (0.80%) Couchbase
18 5 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
18 5 (0.66%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 116 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 85 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 35 (4.64%) Subversion
4 34 (4.51%) Selenium
5 33 (4.38%) JIRA
6 21 (2.79%) Vagrant
7 15 (1.99%) Cucumber
7 15 (1.99%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.86%) GitLab
8 14 (1.86%) Mercurial
9 13 (1.72%) Gradle
9 13 (1.72%) Hudson
10 12 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.19%) Artifactory
12 9 (1.19%) Maven
12 9 (1.19%) webpack
13 8 (1.06%) CircleCI
13 8 (1.06%) JUnit
14 7 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 160 (21.22%) Finance
2 42 (5.57%) Banking
3 41 (5.44%) Front Office
4 39 (5.17%) Retail
5 24 (3.18%) Games
6 21 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.65%) Marketing
8 19 (2.52%) Electronics
9 14 (1.86%) Law
10 13 (1.72%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.59%) Automotive
11 12 (1.59%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.33%) Military
13 9 (1.19%) Publishing
14 6 (0.80%) Advertising
14 6 (0.80%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (11.94%) Django
2 66 (8.75%) Natural Language Processing
3 61 (8.09%) RESTful
4 56 (7.43%) Web Services
5 54 (7.16%) TensorFlow
6 53 (7.03%) Flask
7 44 (5.84%) Kafka
7 44 (5.84%) NumPy
8 42 (5.57%) RabbitMQ
9 41 (5.44%) Pandas
9 41 (5.44%) React
10 34 (4.51%) CSS
10 34 (4.51%) HTML
11 32 (4.24%) Node.js
12 30 (3.98%) REST
13 29 (3.85%) AngularJS
14 24 (3.18%) HTML5
15 21 (2.79%) J2EE
16 19 (2.52%) J2SE
17 17 (2.25%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.33%) Algorithms
2 70 (9.28%) Computer Science
3 54 (7.16%) Fintech
4 44 (5.84%) Data Structures
5 39 (5.17%) Hedge funds
6 38 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
7 34 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (3.98%) Robotics
9 23 (3.05%) Fixed Income
10 16 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
11 15 (1.99%) User Experience
12 12 (1.59%) Smart City
13 11 (1.46%) Derivative
13 11 (1.46%) Equities
14 10 (1.33%) Data Centre
14 10 (1.33%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (1.19%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.93%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 301 (39.92%) Linux
2 66 (8.75%) Unix
3 56 (7.43%) Windows
4 31 (4.11%) Ubuntu
5 27 (3.58%) CentOS
6 26 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.12%) Android
8 15 (1.99%) Debian
9 10 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.19%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.93%) Fedora
11 7 (0.93%) SUSE
12 6 (0.80%) Robot Operating System
13 4 (0.53%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (41.25%) Software Engineering
2 274 (36.34%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (33.16%) DevOps
4 160 (21.22%) Machine Learning
5 99 (13.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 98 (13.00%) Microservices
7 93 (12.33%) TDD
8 90 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
8 90 (11.94%) Test Automation
9 86 (11.41%) Data Science
10 85 (11.27%) Scrum
11 83 (11.01%) Analytics
12 75 (9.95%) Deep Learning
13 66 (8.75%) Configuration Management
14 60 (7.96%) Mathematics
15 55 (7.29%) ETL
16 54 (7.16%) Reinforcement Learning
17 51 (6.76%) Multithreading
18 50 (6.63%) Open Source
19 49 (6.50%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 754 (100.00%) Python
2 259 (34.35%) Java
3 227 (30.11%) SQL
4 192 (25.46%) C++
5 112 (14.85%) C#
6 105 (13.93%) C
7 101 (13.40%) JavaScript
8 75 (9.95%) Ruby
9 58 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 51 (6.76%) Perl
11 48 (6.37%) Go
12 46 (6.10%) Scala
13 36 (4.77%) R
14 19 (2.52%) PHP
14 19 (2.52%) PowerShell
15 17 (2.25%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.19%) ES6
16 9 (1.19%) Groovy
16 9 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 91 (12.07%) Degree
2 60 (7.96%) PhD
3 39 (5.17%) MPhil
4 31 (4.11%) Security Cleared
5 28 (3.71%) SC Cleared
6 23 (3.05%) DV Cleared
7 21 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (1.46%) Master's Degree
9 8 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.27%) CISSP
10 2 (0.27%) ISEB
10 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.27%) MCSA
10 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.13%) CCIE
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.13%) CISM
11 1 (0.13%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.13%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.64%) QA
2 5 (0.66%) GDPR
3 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 199 (26.39%) Docker
2 13 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.93%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.80%) Firmware
5 5 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.53%) HDFS
6 4 (0.53%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.40%) KVM
7 3 (0.40%) NFS
7 3 (0.40%) QEMU
8 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.27%) GPFS
8 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.27%) Samba
8 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.27%) Xen
9 1 (0.13%) Ceph
9 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 135 (17.90%) Ansible
2 90 (11.94%) Puppet
3 66 (8.75%) Kubernetes
4 62 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (7.82%) Terraform
6 14 (1.86%) Nagios
7 9 (1.19%) Prometheus
8 7 (0.93%) Oozie
9 5 (0.66%) Packer
9 5 (0.66%) Salt
10 4 (0.53%) collectd
10 4 (0.53%) Graphite
10 4 (0.53%) Kibana
11 3 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.40%) logstash
11 3 (0.40%) Mesos
11 3 (0.40%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.40%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.27%) Check_MK
12 2 (0.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 50 (6.63%) Google
2 43 (5.70%) Red Hat
3 28 (3.71%) VMware
4 26 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 26 (3.45%) Oracle
5 12 (1.59%) SAP
6 9 (1.19%) Splunk
7 8 (1.06%) Cloudera
7 8 (1.06%) Rackspace
8 7 (0.93%) Blue Prism
8 7 (0.93%) Cisco
9 6 (0.80%) NetApp
9 6 (0.80%) SaltStack
10 5 (0.66%) Dell
10 5 (0.66%) HP
10 5 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.53%) EMC
11 4 (0.53%) F5
11 4 (0.53%) New Relic
11 4 (0.53%) Tableau