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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 31 56
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Python 6594 5872 4994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.89% 6.37% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.13% 11.99% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5532 5197 4226
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46655 48982 54009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.84% 53.17% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 88820 95560 103712
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in England

Python
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Python in England

Python
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 3665 £65,000 +8.33% 556
South East +13 1011 £48,750 -2.50% 146
North of England +20 721 £47,500 +18.75% 112
East of England +26 581 £46,250 +2.77% 104
South West 0 412 £42,500 -5.55% 65
North West +37 377 £45,000 +12.50% 50
Yorkshire +12 321 £50,000 +25.00% 59
Midlands +3 207 £40,000 -5.88% 29
West Midlands +38 133 £40,000 +6.66% 16
East Midlands -3 88 £35,000 -12.50% 13
North East +19 23 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Python
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Python.

1 5281 (41.96%) Java
2 5043 (40.07%) Linux
3 4234 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3368 (26.76%) SQL
5 3006 (23.89%) DevOps
6 2798 (22.23%) JavaScript
7 2767 (21.99%) C++
8 2649 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 2633 (20.92%) Finance
10 2581 (20.51%) Ruby
11 2477 (19.68%) Degree
12 2341 (18.60%) Software Engineering
13 2226 (17.69%) Perl
14 2166 (17.21%) C#
15 2127 (16.90%) Bash Shell
16 2067 (16.42%) Puppet
17 1905 (15.14%) Computer Science
18 1883 (14.96%) Git (software)
19 1758 (13.97%) Ansible
20 1725 (13.71%) Analytics
21 1720 (13.67%) Docker
22 1713 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
23 1701 (13.52%) Jenkins
24 1671 (13.28%) HTML
25 1669 (13.26%) Windows
26 1636 (13.00%) Big Data
27 1581 (12.56%) Opscode Chef
28 1565 (12.44%) Machine Learning
28 1565 (12.44%) Unix
29 1531 (12.17%) TDD

Python
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 1032 (8.20%) Apache Spark
2 773 (6.14%) Apache
3 602 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
4 452 (3.59%) OpenStack
5 442 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 434 (3.45%) SAS
7 347 (2.76%) nginx
8 216 (1.72%) Confluence
9 202 (1.61%) JBoss
10 201 (1.60%) Apache Solr
11 187 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 187 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 155 (1.23%) IIS
13 145 (1.15%) Jetty
14 143 (1.14%) Apache Pig
15 139 (1.10%) CloudStack
16 96 (0.76%) CMS
17 78 (0.62%) Drupal
18 76 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
19 51 (0.41%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 232 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 154 (1.22%) SPSS
3 70 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
4 37 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 31 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 26 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 17 (0.14%) Stata
8 15 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 12 (0.095%) Simulink
10 11 (0.087%) SPSS Modeler
11 7 (0.056%) GIMP
11 7 (0.056%) Maple
12 6 (0.048%) Weka
13 5 (0.040%) GNU Octave
13 5 (0.040%) Inkscape
14 4 (0.032%) EViews
14 4 (0.032%) Final Cut Pro
14 4 (0.032%) Gephi
14 4 (0.032%) Mathcad
14 4 (0.032%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 260 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
3 21 (0.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 17 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.072%) Magento
7 8 (0.064%) Odoo
7 8 (0.064%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.040%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.040%) Front Arena
8 5 (0.040%) Teamcenter
9 4 (0.032%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.032%) Revive Adserver
10 3 (0.024%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.024%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.024%) Unica
11 2 (0.016%) Advent Geneva
11 2 (0.016%) HFM
11 2 (0.016%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.016%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2649 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 871 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 451 (3.58%) SaaS
4 448 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 306 (2.43%) GitHub
6 269 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 243 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
8 217 (1.72%) PaaS
9 191 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
10 177 (1.41%) Amazon S3
11 167 (1.33%) IaaS
12 80 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
13 70 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 69 (0.55%) Google Analytics
15 68 (0.54%) OpenShift
16 65 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
17 60 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
18 58 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
18 58 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
19 52 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 479 (3.81%) Firewall
2 417 (3.31%) Internet
3 415 (3.30%) TCP/IP
4 382 (3.04%) DNS
5 354 (2.81%) HTTP
6 251 (1.99%) Wireless
7 179 (1.42%) WAN
8 173 (1.37%) Network Security
9 170 (1.35%) VPN
10 161 (1.28%) BGP
11 145 (1.15%) LAN
12 134 (1.06%) LDAP
13 129 (1.03%) DHCP
14 122 (0.97%) OSPF
15 114 (0.91%) Ethernet
16 101 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
17 95 (0.75%) SAN
18 93 (0.74%) SSL
19 81 (0.64%) IPsec
20 80 (0.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1636 (13.00%) Big Data
2 1438 (11.43%) MySQL
3 1226 (9.74%) Hadoop
4 1186 (9.42%) NoSQL
5 972 (7.72%) MongoDB
6 952 (7.56%) SQL Server
7 797 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
8 720 (5.72%) Relational Database
9 519 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 389 (3.09%) Redis
11 355 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
12 340 (2.70%) Apache Hive
13 280 (2.22%) RDBMS
14 269 (2.14%) Data Mining
15 202 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
16 179 (1.42%) HBase
17 158 (1.26%) QlikView
18 125 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 121 (0.96%) Power BI
20 120 (0.95%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1883 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 1701 (13.52%) Jenkins
3 710 (5.64%) JIRA
4 621 (4.93%) Selenium
5 479 (3.81%) Subversion
6 425 (3.38%) Maven
7 396 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 365 (2.90%) Cucumber
9 291 (2.31%) JUnit
10 254 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 238 (1.89%) Vagrant
12 193 (1.53%) Visual Studio
13 176 (1.40%) Ant
14 166 (1.32%) Gradle
15 164 (1.30%) Bitbucket
16 156 (1.24%) WebDriver
17 151 (1.20%) JMeter
18 131 (1.04%) Eclipse
19 126 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
20 114 (0.91%) Appium
General
1 2633 (20.92%) Finance
2 899 (7.14%) Banking
3 810 (6.44%) Marketing
4 743 (5.90%) Telecoms
5 598 (4.75%) Retail
6 466 (3.70%) Electronics
7 416 (3.31%) Games
8 386 (3.07%) Investment Banking
9 348 (2.77%) Front Office
10 316 (2.51%) Manufacturing
11 175 (1.39%) Advertising
11 175 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 119 (0.95%) Retail Banking
13 110 (0.87%) Publishing
14 85 (0.68%) Legal
15 80 (0.64%) Automotive
16 69 (0.55%) Aerospace
17 40 (0.32%) Back Office
17 40 (0.32%) Law
18 37 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4273 (33.95%) Developer
2 1509 (11.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 1503 (11.94%) Python Developer
4 1132 (8.99%) Software Engineer
5 930 (7.39%) Java Developer
6 727 (5.78%) Data Scientist
7 713 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
8 704 (5.59%) Analyst
9 667 (5.30%) Software Developer
10 635 (5.05%) Senior Developer
11 457 (3.63%) Graduate
12 428 (3.40%) Junior
13 407 (3.23%) Administrator
14 406 (3.23%) Architect
15 400 (3.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 375 (2.98%) C# Developer
17 366 (2.91%) Data Engineer
18 364 (2.89%) Java Engineer
19 354 (2.81%) AWS Engineer
20 341 (2.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1671 (13.28%) HTML
2 1279 (10.16%) CSS
3 1234 (9.81%) .NET
4 1016 (8.07%) Web Services
5 939 (7.46%) AngularJS
6 918 (7.29%) Django
7 874 (6.94%) Node.js
8 663 (5.27%) REST
9 566 (4.50%) RESTful
10 526 (4.18%) HTML5
11 508 (4.04%) Spring
12 502 (3.99%) React
13 461 (3.66%) XML
14 422 (3.35%) Kafka
15 404 (3.21%) jQuery
16 398 (3.16%) Flask
17 380 (3.02%) LAMP
18 348 (2.77%) ASP.NET
19 329 (2.61%) JSON
20 315 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1905 (15.14%) Computer Science
2 1047 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1031 (8.19%) Algorithms
4 609 (4.84%) Fintech
5 475 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
6 352 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 339 (2.69%) User Experience
8 305 (2.42%) Data Centre
9 296 (2.35%) Data Structures
10 260 (2.07%) Hedge funds
11 224 (1.78%) Derivative
12 222 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
13 199 (1.58%) Management Information System
14 171 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 169 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
16 157 (1.25%) Public Cloud
17 129 (1.03%) Fixed Income
18 119 (0.95%) Equities
19 101 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
20 91 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5043 (40.07%) Linux
2 1669 (13.26%) Windows
3 1565 (12.44%) Unix
4 622 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 534 (4.24%) CentOS
6 449 (3.57%) Android
7 408 (3.24%) Ubuntu
8 325 (2.58%) Apple iOS
9 243 (1.93%) Debian
10 224 (1.78%) Windows Server
11 202 (1.61%) Solaris
12 86 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 76 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
14 70 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 58 (0.46%) Mac OS
16 57 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
17 54 (0.43%) AIX
18 50 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
19 47 (0.37%) CoreOS
20 41 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4234 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3006 (23.89%) DevOps
3 2341 (18.60%) Software Engineering
4 1725 (13.71%) Analytics
5 1713 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
6 1565 (12.44%) Machine Learning
7 1531 (12.17%) TDD
8 1390 (11.04%) Test Automation
9 1354 (10.76%) Scrum
10 1325 (10.53%) Mathematics
11 1280 (10.17%) Open Source
12 1049 (8.34%) Configuration Management
13 1043 (8.29%) OO
14 787 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
15 744 (5.91%) SDLC
16 724 (5.75%) BDD
17 710 (5.64%) E-Commerce
18 632 (5.02%) Microservices
19 627 (4.98%) Web Development
20 622 (4.94%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 5281 (41.96%) Java
2 3368 (26.76%) SQL
3 2798 (22.23%) JavaScript
4 2767 (21.99%) C++
5 2581 (20.51%) Ruby
6 2226 (17.69%) Perl
7 2166 (17.21%) C#
8 2127 (16.90%) Bash Shell
9 1341 (10.66%) PHP
10 1253 (9.96%) R
11 1248 (9.92%) C
12 1172 (9.31%) Scala
13 708 (5.63%) PowerShell
14 706 (5.61%) Go
15 631 (5.01%) Shell Script
16 508 (4.04%) MATLAB
17 199 (1.58%) Groovy
18 190 (1.51%) PL/SQL
19 186 (1.48%) T-SQL
20 175 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2477 (19.68%) Degree
2 793 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 788 (6.26%) PhD
4 514 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 228 (1.81%) Numerate Degree
6 203 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 192 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 188 (1.49%) Master's Degree
9 173 (1.37%) SC Cleared
10 146 (1.16%) ISEB
11 141 (1.12%) ISTQB
12 126 (1.00%) CCNP
13 117 (0.93%) CISSP
14 92 (0.73%) CCNA
15 66 (0.52%) RHCE
16 62 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 58 (0.46%) CCIE
18 57 (0.45%) CISM
19 53 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 49 (0.39%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 738 (5.86%) QA
2 123 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 91 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 81 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 59 (0.47%) GCP
6 53 (0.42%) SLA
7 20 (0.16%) COBIT
8 18 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 14 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
9 14 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 11 (0.087%) MiFID
11 10 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
12 9 (0.072%) GPG13
12 9 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 9 (0.072%) MISRA
13 8 (0.064%) ISO 9001
14 5 (0.040%) ISO 22301
15 4 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 4 (0.032%) IEC 62304
15 4 (0.032%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1720 (13.67%) Docker
2 473 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 237 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 180 (1.43%) vSphere
4 180 (1.43%) Xen
5 140 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 130 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
7 126 (1.00%) XenServer
8 121 (0.96%) KVM
9 114 (0.91%) Firmware
10 95 (0.75%) NFS
11 88 (0.70%) HDFS
12 74 (0.59%) iptables
13 65 (0.52%) Varnish
14 57 (0.45%) Apache Flume
15 53 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
16 50 (0.40%) LXC
17 49 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 49 (0.39%) VirtualBox
18 42 (0.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2067 (16.42%) Puppet
2 1758 (13.97%) Ansible
3 1581 (12.56%) Opscode Chef
4 622 (4.94%) Kubernetes
5 424 (3.37%) Terraform
6 373 (2.96%) Nagios
7 263 (2.09%) Salt
8 179 (1.42%) Kibana
9 158 (1.26%) logstash
10 131 (1.04%) Mesos
11 123 (0.98%) ZABBIX
12 117 (0.93%) Cobbler
13 113 (0.90%) Tivoli
14 109 (0.87%) Grafana
15 99 (0.79%) Graphite
16 73 (0.58%) HAProxy
17 63 (0.50%) Packer
18 61 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
19 55 (0.44%) CFEngine
19 55 (0.44%) Consul
Vendors
1 1045 (8.30%) Oracle
2 864 (6.87%) Red Hat
3 681 (5.41%) Google
4 672 (5.34%) Microsoft
5 664 (5.28%) VMware
6 421 (3.35%) Tableau
7 342 (2.72%) SAP
8 314 (2.50%) Splunk
9 277 (2.20%) Cisco
10 153 (1.22%) HP
11 145 (1.15%) SaltStack
12 128 (1.02%) Juniper
13 121 (0.96%) IBM
14 116 (0.92%) New Relic
15 110 (0.87%) EnterpriseDB
16 108 (0.86%) Atlassian
16 108 (0.86%) TIBCO
17 94 (0.75%) Sybase
18 81 (0.64%) Hortonworks
19 76 (0.60%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Group
Salary: £60,000-£70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, travel discounts
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 40 minutes ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible environment + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, travel discounts
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £130,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago