Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Python Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 978 1071 1117
Rank change year-on-year +93 +46 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 168 175 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.092% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.095% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 159 147 176
England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £71,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11% +2.27%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160291 183917 202207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131332 156269 167596
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Python Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Software Engineer in England

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Python Software Engineer in England

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Software Engineer in England

Python Software 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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 July 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 +54 94 £70,000 +16.67% 5
East of England +20 36 £52,500 +20.00% 9
South East +63 18 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Midlands +50 9 £31,500 -16.00%
West Midlands +34 8 £31,500 -16.00%
South West +10 7 £38,782 -7.66% 2
North of England -5 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +29 4 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +16 3 £30,250 -19.33%
North West -40 2 £43,750 +16.67%
Python Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Python Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 168 (100.00%) Python
2 166 (98.81%) Software Engineering
3 66 (39.29%) C++
4 48 (28.57%) Java
5 44 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 39 (23.21%) Degree
8 36 (21.43%) Marketing
8 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (21.43%) Machine Learning
9 35 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
10 33 (19.64%) Apache Spark
11 32 (19.05%) Kafka
11 32 (19.05%) Microservices
11 32 (19.05%) Computer Science
12 31 (18.45%) PostgreSQL
13 30 (17.86%) Algorithms
14 29 (17.26%) TDD
14 29 (17.26%) Scala
15 28 (16.67%) Linux
16 26 (15.48%) Test Automation
16 26 (15.48%) Finance
16 26 (15.48%) Amazon Kinesis
16 26 (15.48%) Scrapy
16 26 (15.48%) Kibana
16 26 (15.48%) GraphX
17 25 (14.88%) MySQL
18 24 (14.29%) SQL
19 23 (13.69%) C
19 23 (13.69%) C#

Python Software 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 35 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (19.64%) Apache Spark
3 15 (8.93%) Apache Airflow
4 14 (8.33%) Apache
5 9 (5.36%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.79%) Luigi
7 2 (1.19%) OpenEdge
7 2 (1.19%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.60%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.60%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.60%) Mule
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.60%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Simulink
1 1 (0.60%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (15.48%) Amazon Kinesis
3 14 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 8 (4.76%) GitHub
4 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.38%) IaaS
6 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.79%) SaaS
7 2 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.60%) Force.com
8 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.60%) Heroku
8 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) Wireless
2 5 (2.98%) Firewall
3 4 (2.38%) Internet
4 3 (1.79%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.19%) 3G
5 2 (1.19%) 4G
5 2 (1.19%) AMQP
5 2 (1.19%) DNS
5 2 (1.19%) HTTP
5 2 (1.19%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.19%) IPv6
5 2 (1.19%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.45%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (14.88%) MySQL
3 22 (13.10%) NoSQL
4 21 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 18 (10.71%) MariaDB
6 16 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.74%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (7.74%) Impala
7 13 (7.74%) RDBMS
7 13 (7.74%) SQL Server
8 12 (7.14%) OLAP
8 12 (7.14%) Presto
9 11 (6.55%) Big Data
10 8 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (4.76%) Hadoop
11 6 (3.57%) Redis
12 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.19%) GIS
13 2 (1.19%) HBase
13 2 (1.19%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 19 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.95%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (2.98%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.38%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.38%) LabVIEW
5 4 (2.38%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) JMeter
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 36 (21.43%) Marketing
2 26 (15.48%) Finance
3 11 (6.55%) Games
4 10 (5.95%) Electronics
5 6 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.98%) Back Office
7 4 (2.38%) Advertising
8 3 (1.79%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.19%) Banking
9 2 (1.19%) Law
9 2 (1.19%) Military
10 1 (0.60%) Front Office
10 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Legal
10 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.05%) Kafka
2 26 (15.48%) GraphX
2 26 (15.48%) Scrapy
3 21 (12.50%) Flask
4 18 (10.71%) Node.js
5 17 (10.12%) React
6 16 (9.52%) Django
7 15 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 14 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (7.14%) RESTful
9 12 (7.14%) Serverless Framework
10 11 (6.55%) HTML
11 10 (5.95%) DirectX
11 10 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (4.76%) REST
13 7 (4.17%) .NET
14 6 (3.57%) CSS
14 6 (3.57%) HTML5
15 4 (2.38%) scikit-learn
15 4 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 30 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 12 (7.14%) User Experience
4 10 (5.95%) PMI
5 9 (5.36%) Smart City
6 6 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.57%) Fintech
7 5 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.19%) Digital Currency
8 2 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.19%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.19%) PKI
8 2 (1.19%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.60%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.60%) Blog
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) CUDA
9 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.67%) Linux
2 11 (6.55%) Unix
3 7 (4.17%) Windows
4 6 (3.57%) Android
5 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (98.81%) Software Engineering
2 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.43%) Machine Learning
3 32 (19.05%) Microservices
4 29 (17.26%) TDD
5 26 (15.48%) Test Automation
6 22 (13.10%) Artificial Intelligence
7 20 (11.90%) Analytics
7 20 (11.90%) SOA
8 19 (11.31%) Data Engineering
9 18 (10.71%) Open Source
10 16 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (8.93%) Data Analysis
12 14 (8.33%) Scrum
13 13 (7.74%) BDD
13 13 (7.74%) Mathematics
14 12 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
15 11 (6.55%) Multithreading
16 10 (5.95%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 168 (100.00%) Python
2 66 (39.29%) C++
3 48 (28.57%) Java
4 40 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 29 (17.26%) Scala
6 24 (14.29%) SQL
7 23 (13.69%) C
7 23 (13.69%) C#
8 16 (9.52%) Ruby
9 13 (7.74%) Go
10 11 (6.55%) Tcl
11 9 (5.36%) Perl
12 7 (4.17%) MATLAB
13 6 (3.57%) Clojure
14 5 (2.98%) Erlang
15 4 (2.38%) F#
15 4 (2.38%) Objective-C
15 4 (2.38%) R
16 3 (1.79%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (23.21%) Degree
2 19 (11.31%) PhD
3 15 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (5.95%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.33%) QA
2 12 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) Docker
2 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (15.48%) Kibana
2 10 (5.95%) Ansible
3 6 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 5 (2.98%) Puppet
5 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.60%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (7.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.17%) Google
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle
2 7 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.79%) VMware
4 2 (1.19%) Apiary
4 2 (1.19%) Tableau
5 1 (0.60%) Apigee
5 1 (0.60%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.60%) Facebook
5 1 (0.60%) NEC
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) SAP
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 47,000 to 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40 - 55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Awesome Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Schyberg Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago