Period
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The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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

Python Developer
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 278 163 179
Rank change year-on-year -115 +16 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 1,022 760 785
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.45% 2.21% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 2.42% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 676 655 696
10th Percentile £55,000 £49,400 £46,250
25th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £122,500 £105,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £126,250 £117,500
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +3.70% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,562 31,400 36,602
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.80% 91.31% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33,317 24,242 30,145
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.50%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in London

Python Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in London

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Developer in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in London

Python Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Central London -98 63 £80,000 +10.34% 39
West London -53 20 £75,000 +20.00% 9
East London - 3 £47,000 - 12
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, Python Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 1,022 (100.00%) Python
2 509 (49.80%) AWS
3 476 (46.58%) Software Engineering
4 473 (46.28%) Agile
5 464 (45.40%) Finance
6 320 (31.31%) Analytics
7 306 (29.94%) SQL
8 286 (27.98%) Asset Management
9 248 (24.27%) CI/CD
10 243 (23.78%) Azure
11 234 (22.90%) Front Office
12 230 (22.50%) React
13 219 (21.43%) GCP
14 216 (21.14%) Equities
15 211 (20.65%) JavaScript
15 211 (20.65%) Social Skills
16 199 (19.47%) Git (software)
17 198 (19.37%) Docker
18 192 (18.79%) Pandas
18 192 (18.79%) Investment Management
18 192 (18.79%) Django
19 180 (17.61%) Test Automation
20 176 (17.22%) Derivative
21 171 (16.73%) Flask
22 170 (16.63%) Full Stack Development
23 168 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
23 168 (16.44%) Java
24 166 (16.24%) RESTful
25 165 (16.14%) Kubernetes
26 158 (15.46%) TDD

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 53 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (4.40%) Apache
3 32 (3.13%) Apache Airflow
4 16 (1.57%) Apache Spark
5 14 (1.37%) Confluence
6 11 (1.08%) Luigi
6 11 (1.08%) Tornado
7 6 (0.59%) Jupyter
8 5 (0.49%) Gunicorn
9 3 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.49%) Maya
2 5 (0.49%) NUKE
3 3 (0.29%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Shopify
2 3 (0.29%) Magento
2 3 (0.29%) Odoo
3 1 (0.098%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 509 (49.80%) AWS
2 243 (23.78%) Azure
3 219 (21.43%) GCP
4 61 (5.97%) Serverless
5 50 (4.89%) AWS Lambda
6 45 (4.40%) Amazon S3
7 42 (4.11%) GitHub
7 42 (4.11%) SaaS
8 34 (3.33%) Amazon ECS
9 21 (2.05%) Amazon Kinesis
10 18 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
11 17 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.68%) Cloud Composer
14 6 (0.59%) Amazon Alexa
14 6 (0.59%) Heroku
15 5 (0.49%) CloudBees
16 4 (0.39%) Cloudflare
16 4 (0.39%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.39%) Vercel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.78%) Broadband
2 6 (0.59%) MQTT
3 5 (0.49%) DNS
4 4 (0.39%) AMQP
5 3 (0.29%) HTTP
5 3 (0.29%) Internet
6 2 (0.20%) SNMP
7 1 (0.098%) RTMP
7 1 (0.098%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
2 90 (8.81%) NoSQL
3 62 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 48 (4.70%) MySQL
5 37 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 30 (2.94%) Apache Ignite
6 30 (2.94%) Redis
7 28 (2.74%) Amazon Athena
8 22 (2.15%) SQL Server
9 18 (1.76%) Data Mining
10 17 (1.66%) BigQuery
11 16 (1.57%) Big Data
12 14 (1.37%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.78%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.59%) Data Lake
15 6 (0.59%) Flink
15 6 (0.59%) GIS
Development Applications
1 199 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 55 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 44 (4.31%) JIRA
4 10 (0.98%) GitLab
5 9 (0.88%) git-flow
6 8 (0.78%) Gatling
6 8 (0.78%) JMeter
6 8 (0.78%) Travis CI
7 7 (0.68%) Selenium
8 6 (0.59%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.59%) Postman
8 6 (0.59%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.49%) JUnit
9 5 (0.49%) webpack
10 3 (0.29%) NUnit
10 3 (0.29%) Protractor
10 3 (0.29%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.29%) Subversion
10 3 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 464 (45.40%) Finance
2 234 (22.90%) Front Office
3 211 (20.65%) Social Skills
4 145 (14.19%) Banking
5 98 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
6 75 (7.34%) Advertising
7 69 (6.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 57 (5.58%) Organisational Skills
9 33 (3.23%) Retail
10 23 (2.25%) Games
11 22 (2.15%) Public Sector
12 20 (1.96%) Investment Banking
13 14 (1.37%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
14 11 (1.08%) Automotive
14 11 (1.08%) Marketing
15 8 (0.78%) Legal
16 6 (0.59%) Back Office
16 6 (0.59%) Documentation Skills
16 6 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (22.50%) React
2 192 (18.79%) Django
2 192 (18.79%) Pandas
3 171 (16.73%) Flask
4 166 (16.24%) RESTful
5 155 (15.17%) NumPy
6 112 (10.96%) SciPy
7 109 (10.67%) REST
8 103 (10.08%) Kafka
9 100 (9.78%) FastAPI
10 57 (5.58%) JWT
11 55 (5.38%) Bottle
12 53 (5.19%) HTML
13 46 (4.50%) scikit-learn
13 46 (4.50%) Web Services
14 42 (4.11%) .NET
15 39 (3.82%) Celery
16 38 (3.72%) GraphQL
17 36 (3.52%) CSS
18 35 (3.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 216 (21.14%) Equities
2 176 (17.22%) Derivative
3 117 (11.45%) Hedge funds
4 111 (10.86%) Greenfield Project
5 77 (7.53%) Fixed Income
6 57 (5.58%) Mobile App
7 52 (5.09%) Algorithms
8 51 (4.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 50 (4.89%) Data Structures
10 45 (4.40%) Cloud Native
11 34 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
12 32 (3.13%) Public Cloud
13 29 (2.84%) Market Risk
14 22 (2.15%) User Experience
15 20 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.86%) Video\Live Streaming
17 18 (1.76%) BBC
17 18 (1.76%) e-Learning
18 15 (1.47%) Credit Risk
18 15 (1.47%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 92 (9.00%) Linux
2 17 (1.66%) Unix
3 10 (0.98%) Windows
4 8 (0.78%) Mac OS
5 7 (0.68%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.29%) Android
7 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (46.58%) Software Engineering
2 473 (46.28%) Agile
3 320 (31.31%) Analytics
4 286 (27.98%) Asset Management
5 248 (24.27%) CI/CD
6 192 (18.79%) Investment Management
7 180 (17.61%) Test Automation
8 170 (16.63%) Full Stack Development
9 168 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
10 158 (15.46%) TDD
11 155 (15.17%) DevOps
12 139 (13.60%) Microservices
13 124 (12.13%) Machine Learning
14 121 (11.84%) Data Science
15 112 (10.96%) OO
16 104 (10.18%) Computer Science
17 94 (9.20%) BDD
18 84 (8.22%) Front End Development
19 83 (8.12%) Mathematics
20 82 (8.02%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,022 (100.00%) Python
2 306 (29.94%) SQL
3 211 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 168 (16.44%) Java
5 122 (11.94%) TypeScript
6 87 (8.51%) C++
7 63 (6.16%) C#
8 35 (3.42%) Go
9 26 (2.54%) Kotlin
10 20 (1.96%) Ruby
11 18 (1.76%) PHP
12 15 (1.47%) Scala
13 14 (1.37%) Bash
14 13 (1.27%) R
15 11 (1.08%) C
16 9 (0.88%) Clojure
16 9 (0.88%) VBA
17 4 (0.39%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.39%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (5.38%) Degree
2 38 (3.72%) PhD
3 15 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.37%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.20%) CCNA
6 2 (0.20%) CCNP
6 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.098%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.098%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.098%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.098%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.098%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.098%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.47%) IFRS
1 15 (1.47%) IFRS 9
2 13 (1.27%) QA
3 10 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 10 (0.98%) EMIR
3 10 (0.98%) MiFID
4 7 (0.68%) GDPR
4 7 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 198 (19.37%) Docker
2 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 165 (16.14%) Kubernetes
2 49 (4.79%) Ansible
3 35 (3.42%) Terraform
4 25 (2.45%) Kibana
4 25 (2.45%) logstash
5 22 (2.15%) Puppet
6 17 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.88%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.78%) Grafana
9 5 (0.49%) Rancher
10 1 (0.098%) Argo
Vendors
1 37 (3.62%) Google
2 24 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (1.96%) Splunk
4 8 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (0.68%) Oracle
5 7 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (0.59%) Bloomberg
7 4 (0.39%) PagerDuty
7 4 (0.39%) Sophos
7 4 (0.39%) Sun
8 3 (0.29%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.29%) Databricks
8 3 (0.29%) Dell
8 3 (0.29%) Hitachi
8 3 (0.29%) Verint
9 2 (0.20%) Okta
9 2 (0.20%) Reuters
9 2 (0.20%) SAP
9 2 (0.20%) UiPath
9 2 (0.20%) YouTube