Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Programmer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Python Programmer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1151 1225
Rank change year-on-year +19 +74 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Programmer 34 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.029% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 35
England median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +5.26% -34.48%
10th Percentile £57,750 £25,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £91,500 £105,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +5.26% -34.48%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Python Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Programmer in England

Python Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Python Programmer in England

Python Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Programmer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Programmer in England

Python Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -5 25 £77,500 +51.22%
South East +37 9 £60,000 +26.32%
Python Programmer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Python Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Python Programmer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
5 20 (58.82%) TDD
6 17 (50.00%) Django
7 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (47.06%) Linux
8 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
8 14 (41.18%) SQL
8 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
8 14 (41.18%) User Experience
9 13 (38.24%) RxJava
9 13 (38.24%) SOLID
9 13 (38.24%) Customer-Centricity
9 13 (38.24%) Dagger
9 13 (38.24%) Android
9 13 (38.24%) QA
9 13 (38.24%) BDD
9 13 (38.24%) Gradle
9 13 (38.24%) Mobile App
9 13 (38.24%) Android Development
9 13 (38.24%) Performance Analysis
9 13 (38.24%) Android Studio
9 13 (38.24%) MySQL
9 13 (38.24%) Pair Programming
9 13 (38.24%) Retail
9 13 (38.24%) Business Analysis
10 10 (29.41%) C++
11 8 (23.53%) Degree

Python Programmer 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 7 (20.59%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) Liferay
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) Impala
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Android Studio
1 13 (38.24%) Gradle
2 7 (20.59%) GitLab
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) JIRA
General
1 13 (38.24%) Retail
2 7 (20.59%) Games
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Front Office
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Django
2 13 (38.24%) Dagger
2 13 (38.24%) RxJava
3 7 (20.59%) REST
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.94%) NumPy
5 1 (2.94%) Pandas
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience
2 13 (38.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 4 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
5 2 (5.88%) Derivative
5 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Android
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
3 20 (58.82%) TDD
4 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
5 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
6 13 (38.24%) Android Development
6 13 (38.24%) BDD
6 13 (38.24%) Business Analysis
6 13 (38.24%) Customer-Centricity
6 13 (38.24%) Pair Programming
6 13 (38.24%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (38.24%) SOLID
7 7 (20.59%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
7 7 (20.59%) User Stories
7 7 (20.59%) Workflow
8 6 (17.65%) Open Source
9 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) C++
5 7 (20.59%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) APL
6 4 (11.76%) Assembly Language
6 4 (11.76%) C
6 4 (11.76%) Erlang
6 4 (11.76%) Go
6 4 (11.76%) Haskell
6 4 (11.76%) Lisp
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) R
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle