Python Jobs in England

Python
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 6,655 15,493 18,840
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.72% 15.77% 15.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.93% 34.96% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,094 7,765 10,137
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £91,934 £93,750 £92,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £115,000 £115,000
UK median annual salary £69,500 £71,141 £70,000
% change year-on-year -2.31% +1.63% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
England

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 24,708 44,315 63,069
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 36.08% 45.11% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20,611 28,184 39,651
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,999 £37,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £49,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £81,250 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Python in England

Python
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Python in England

Python
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in England over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Python in England

Python
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
London -3 3,201 £82,500 +3.13% 1,467
South East -11 887 £60,000 - 372
North of England -21 874 £55,000 -12.00% 352
South West -5 807 £59,526 +0.57% 238
North West -14 531 £55,000 -8.33% 202
Midlands -26 435 £53,250 -7.39% 186
East of England -13 361 £62,500 - 239
Yorkshire -21 287 £55,000 -15.38% 119
West Midlands -35 259 £55,000 -8.33% 121
East Midlands -19 179 £50,000 -13.04% 64
North East -29 58 £55,000 -15.38% 33
Python
UK

Python
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 266 (4.00%) Apache
2 233 (3.50%) Apache Airflow
3 232 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 134 (2.01%) ArcGIS
5 121 (1.82%) GeoServer
6 113 (1.70%) SAS
7 81 (1.22%) Confluence
8 46 (0.69%) Microsoft Exchange
9 41 (0.62%) SharePoint
10 40 (0.60%) Jupyter
11 33 (0.50%) nginx
12 25 (0.38%) OpenStack
13 23 (0.35%) CMS
14 17 (0.26%) WordPress
15 16 (0.24%) Drupal
16 11 (0.17%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.15%) IIS
17 10 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 8 (0.12%) Ethereum
18 8 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 184 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (0.93%) Simulink
3 54 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (0.38%) Stateflow
5 21 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (0.32%) SPSS
6 13 (0.20%) CANalyzer
6 13 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.11%) EViews
7 7 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.090%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.075%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.045%) GNU Octave
10 3 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.030%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.030%) InDesign
11 2 (0.030%) LaTeX
11 2 (0.030%) Mathcad
11 2 (0.030%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 19 (0.29%) Fidessa
2 15 (0.23%) Elite 3E
2 15 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.060%) Aladdin
4 4 (0.060%) ProductWriter
4 4 (0.060%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.045%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.045%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.045%) Shopify
5 3 (0.045%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 2 (0.030%) Endur
6 2 (0.030%) ION Anvil
6 2 (0.030%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.030%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.030%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.030%) Primavera
6 2 (0.030%) Relativity
6 2 (0.030%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.015%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 2,477 (37.22%) AWS
2 2,015 (30.28%) Azure
3 940 (14.12%) GCP
4 559 (8.40%) Power Platform
5 522 (7.84%) Serverless
6 341 (5.12%) Azure DevOps
7 324 (4.87%) GitHub
8 296 (4.45%) SaaS
9 279 (4.19%) Amazon S3
10 276 (4.15%) AWS Lambda
11 226 (3.40%) OpenShift
12 194 (2.92%) Snowflake
13 176 (2.64%) AWS CloudFormation
14 171 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
15 170 (2.55%) dbt
16 150 (2.25%) PaaS
17 143 (2.15%) Azure Data Factory
18 133 (2.00%) Amazon ECS
19 122 (1.83%) Amazon EKS
20 116 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 233 (3.50%) TCP/IP
2 230 (3.46%) DNS
3 216 (3.25%) Firewall
4 138 (2.07%) HTTP
5 126 (1.89%) DHCP
6 121 (1.82%) WAN
7 99 (1.49%) LAN
8 86 (1.29%) Wireless
9 84 (1.26%) Network Security
10 68 (1.02%) Internet
11 63 (0.95%) VPN
12 51 (0.77%) 5G
13 47 (0.71%) Bluetooth
14 43 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
15 40 (0.60%) SNMP
16 34 (0.51%) LTE
17 31 (0.47%) Ethernet
18 27 (0.41%) SD-WAN
19 26 (0.39%) VoIP
20 25 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (7.84%) Power BI
2 463 (6.96%) SQL Server
3 462 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
4 450 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
5 352 (5.29%) Tableau
6 315 (4.73%) Big Data
7 306 (4.60%) NoSQL
8 260 (3.91%) Data Lake
9 248 (3.73%) Relational Database
10 217 (3.26%) MySQL
11 190 (2.85%) MongoDB
12 177 (2.66%) Amazon Redshift
13 156 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
14 150 (2.25%) GIS
14 150 (2.25%) Hadoop
15 125 (1.88%) BigQuery
16 123 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
17 117 (1.76%) QGIS
18 109 (1.64%) Amazon Athena
19 104 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 766 (11.51%) Git
2 522 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 273 (4.10%) JIRA
4 234 (3.52%) GitLab
5 74 (1.11%) Artifactory
6 68 (1.02%) Selenium
7 65 (0.98%) Cucumber
8 55 (0.83%) Maven
9 51 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
9 51 (0.77%) Subversion
10 50 (0.75%) CircleCI
10 50 (0.75%) Cypress.io
10 50 (0.75%) Visual Studio
11 49 (0.74%) Bitbucket
12 47 (0.71%) TeamCity
13 43 (0.65%) LabVIEW
14 39 (0.59%) SonarQube
15 37 (0.56%) JMeter
15 37 (0.56%) JUnit
16 32 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1,637 (24.60%) Finance
2 1,401 (21.05%) Social Skills
3 790 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
4 515 (7.74%) Banking
5 473 (7.11%) Front Office
6 293 (4.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 265 (3.98%) Marketing
8 261 (3.92%) Public Sector
9 232 (3.49%) Retail
10 178 (2.67%) Electronics
11 169 (2.54%) Aerospace
12 147 (2.21%) Law
12 147 (2.21%) Telecoms
13 144 (2.16%) Manufacturing
14 135 (2.03%) Games
15 134 (2.01%) Investment Banking
16 131 (1.97%) Legal
17 109 (1.64%) Presentation Skills
18 98 (1.47%) Back Office
19 89 (1.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,521 (22.85%) Senior
2 1,298 (19.50%) Developer
3 1,079 (16.21%) Software Engineer
4 812 (12.20%) Data Engineer
5 540 (8.11%) Analyst
6 534 (8.02%) Lead
7 482 (7.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 469 (7.05%) Python Developer
9 422 (6.34%) Python Engineer
10 347 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
11 332 (4.99%) AWS Engineer
12 305 (4.58%) Data Scientist
13 270 (4.06%) Senior Developer
14 225 (3.38%) Software Developer
15 212 (3.19%) Architect
16 201 (3.02%) Data Analyst
17 194 (2.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 188 (2.82%) Senior Data Engineer
19 185 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
20 184 (2.76%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 869 (13.06%) React
2 472 (7.09%) .NET
3 419 (6.30%) Node.js
4 385 (5.79%) HTML
5 377 (5.66%) CSS
6 336 (5.05%) AngularJS
7 252 (3.79%) REST
8 234 (3.52%) Pandas
9 229 (3.44%) JSON
10 226 (3.40%) Django
11 200 (3.01%) Spring
12 189 (2.84%) Kafka
13 170 (2.55%) Flask
14 164 (2.46%) Vue
15 162 (2.43%) .NET Core
16 160 (2.40%) NumPy
17 151 (2.27%) XML
18 150 (2.25%) RESTful
19 147 (2.21%) PySpark
19 147 (2.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 506 (7.60%) Algorithms
2 270 (4.06%) Data Structures
3 258 (3.88%) Fixed Income
3 258 (3.88%) Hedge funds
4 201 (3.02%) Derivative
5 189 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
6 167 (2.51%) Public Cloud
7 165 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
8 161 (2.42%) IoT
9 157 (2.36%) Equities
10 152 (2.28%) Management Information System
11 147 (2.21%) Cloud Native
12 139 (2.09%) Product Ownership
13 135 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 129 (1.94%) Distributed Systems
15 128 (1.92%) Onboarding
16 110 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
17 89 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
18 87 (1.31%) Client/Server
18 87 (1.31%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1,367 (20.54%) Linux
2 615 (9.24%) Windows
3 209 (3.14%) Unix
4 206 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 129 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 105 (1.58%) CentOS
7 101 (1.52%) Android
8 99 (1.49%) Ubuntu
9 77 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 43 (0.65%) Debian
11 42 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
12 27 (0.41%) Solaris
13 26 (0.39%) Mac OS
14 20 (0.30%) CoreOS
15 14 (0.21%) FreeRTOS
15 14 (0.21%) VMS
15 14 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
16 12 (0.18%) Windows 10
17 11 (0.17%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,843 (27.69%) Agile
2 1,812 (27.23%) Software Engineering
3 1,685 (25.32%) DevOps
4 1,377 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1,087 (16.33%) Analytics
6 1,061 (15.94%) CI/CD
7 966 (14.52%) Machine Learning
8 909 (13.66%) Data Science
9 900 (13.52%) Computer Science
10 735 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
11 730 (10.97%) Artificial Intelligence
12 674 (10.13%) ETL
13 664 (9.98%) Mentoring
14 585 (8.79%) Data Modelling
15 561 (8.43%) Visualisation
16 551 (8.28%) Containerisation
17 545 (8.19%) Actionable Insight
17 545 (8.19%) Data Engineering
18 527 (7.92%) Infrastructure as Code
19 513 (7.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2,202 (33.09%) SQL
2 1,553 (23.34%) Java
3 1,340 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 940 (14.12%) C#
5 898 (13.49%) Bash
6 718 (10.79%) PowerShell
7 518 (7.78%) C++
8 492 (7.39%) TypeScript
9 486 (7.30%) C
10 467 (7.02%) R
11 384 (5.77%) Go
12 313 (4.70%) Perl
13 311 (4.67%) Ruby
14 174 (2.61%) PHP
14 174 (2.61%) Scala
15 171 (2.57%) MATLAB
16 130 (1.95%) Rust
17 123 (1.85%) Shell Script
18 109 (1.64%) T-SQL
19 86 (1.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1,492 (22.42%) Degree
2 997 (14.98%) Security Cleared
3 538 (8.08%) SC Cleared
4 456 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 361 (5.42%) Master's Degree
6 311 (4.67%) DV Cleared
7 251 (3.77%) PhD
8 129 (1.94%) AWS Certification
9 74 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
10 57 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
11 56 (0.84%) Azure Certification
12 49 (0.74%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 46 (0.69%) CISSP
14 44 (0.66%) CCNA
15 38 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
15 38 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
16 32 (0.48%) HND
17 27 (0.41%) GIAC
18 25 (0.38%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
18 25 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 346 (5.20%) QA
2 291 (4.37%) Data Quality
3 46 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (0.65%) Accessibility
4 43 (0.65%) GDPR
5 32 (0.48%) NIST
6 31 (0.47%) SLA
7 30 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 23 (0.35%) MISRA
8 23 (0.35%) PMO
9 21 (0.32%) ISO 26262
9 21 (0.32%) NCSC
10 14 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
10 14 (0.21%) Automotive SPICE
10 14 (0.21%) AUTOSAR
11 13 (0.20%) COBIT
12 12 (0.18%) IFRS
12 12 (0.18%) ISO 13485
13 11 (0.17%) CRD IV
13 11 (0.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1,076 (16.17%) Docker
2 220 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 165 (2.48%) Active Directory
4 126 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 76 (1.14%) Firmware
6 43 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (0.50%) Embedded Firmware
8 17 (0.26%) NFS
9 16 (0.24%) HDFS
9 16 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 16 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.23%) vSphere
11 13 (0.20%) VMware NSX
12 11 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
13 7 (0.11%) KVM
14 6 (0.090%) Ceph
14 6 (0.090%) pfSense
15 4 (0.060%) Varnish
16 3 (0.045%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.045%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1,010 (15.18%) Kubernetes
2 792 (11.90%) Terraform
3 604 (9.08%) Ansible
4 319 (4.79%) Puppet
5 136 (2.04%) Grafana
6 124 (1.86%) Progress Chef
7 87 (1.31%) Prometheus
8 34 (0.51%) Packer
9 30 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
10 27 (0.41%) Argo
11 25 (0.38%) Salt
12 23 (0.35%) HAProxy
13 21 (0.32%) Istio
13 21 (0.32%) Nagios
13 21 (0.32%) vCenter Server
14 19 (0.29%) Nmap
14 19 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
14 19 (0.29%) ZABBIX
15 18 (0.27%) WMI
16 17 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 585 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 381 (5.73%) Google
3 314 (4.72%) Oracle
4 300 (4.51%) Databricks
5 273 (4.10%) VMware
6 237 (3.56%) Red Hat
7 129 (1.94%) ESRI
8 111 (1.67%) Splunk
9 99 (1.49%) Cisco
10 70 (1.05%) SAP
11 68 (1.02%) Bloomberg
12 56 (0.84%) Alteryx
13 53 (0.80%) IBM
13 53 (0.80%) YouTube
14 47 (0.71%) Atlassian
15 44 (0.66%) Informatica
16 35 (0.53%) F5
17 31 (0.47%) New Relic
17 31 (0.47%) ServiceNow
18 26 (0.39%) TOWER Software