Python Engineer Jobs in London

Python Engineer
England > London

The median Python Engineer salary in London is £105,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 19 May 2024.

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

6 months to
19 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 186 246 359
Rank change year-on-year +60 +113 -125
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 423 501 777
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.79% 1.48% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.56% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 389 454 621
10th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £53,750
25th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £105,000 £100,000 £92,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +15.63%
75th Percentile £136,250 £150,000 £122,500
90th Percentile £148,750 £180,000 £133,750
England median annual salary £90,000 £90,000 £88,750
% change year-on-year - +1.41% +23.26%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

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.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 22,313 32,109 66,771
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.22% 95.14% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16,649 23,746 34,560
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,449 £41,250
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% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £60,800 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.83% +1.33% +9.09%

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in London

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Python Engineer in London

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Engineer in London over the 6 months to 19 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in London

Python Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
Central London +49 27 £77,500 +3.33% 6
West London -9 2 £55,000 -4.35% 1
East London - 1 £65,000 - 22
Python Engineer
England

Python Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London

For the 6 months to 19 May 2024, Python Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 423 (100.00%) Python
2 322 (76.12%) AWS
3 291 (68.79%) Software Engineering
4 276 (65.25%) Finance
5 264 (62.41%) Agile
6 219 (51.77%) Apache Airflow
7 216 (51.06%) Apache
7 216 (51.06%) Asset Management
8 214 (50.59%) TypeScript
9 212 (50.12%) Fixed Income
10 211 (49.88%) Front Office
11 206 (48.70%) Protocol Buffers
11 206 (48.70%) gRPC
12 194 (45.86%) Apache Ignite
13 189 (44.68%) Investment Management
14 183 (43.26%) Banking
15 180 (42.55%) Hedge funds
16 178 (42.08%) Azure
17 176 (41.61%) GCP
18 143 (33.81%) React
19 141 (33.33%) Equities
20 133 (31.44%) Artificial Intelligence
21 131 (30.97%) PostgreSQL
21 131 (30.97%) Full Stack Development
22 123 (29.08%) JavaScript
23 122 (28.84%) Google
24 121 (28.61%) Pandas
25 120 (28.37%) Machine Learning
26 116 (27.42%) SQL
27 111 (26.24%) Redux

Python Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London 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
1 219 (51.77%) Apache Airflow
2 216 (51.06%) Apache
3 17 (4.02%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 322 (76.12%) AWS
2 178 (42.08%) Azure
3 176 (41.61%) GCP
4 105 (24.82%) dbt
5 79 (18.68%) Snowflake
6 44 (10.40%) Serverless
7 36 (8.51%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (5.91%) Power Platform
9 19 (4.49%) Amazon S3
10 18 (4.26%) SaaS
11 17 (4.02%) Azure Data Factory
12 12 (2.84%) Amazon ECS
13 11 (2.60%) Azure DevOps
13 11 (2.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 10 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (2.13%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
16 7 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (1.65%) GitHub
17 6 (1.42%) Amazon EventBridge
18 5 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (45.86%) Apache Ignite
2 131 (30.97%) PostgreSQL
3 104 (24.59%) Amazon Athena
4 102 (24.11%) Apache Arrow
5 99 (23.40%) Dremio
6 91 (21.51%) Data Lake
7 26 (6.15%) DynamoDB
7 26 (6.15%) NoSQL
8 25 (5.91%) Power BI
9 22 (5.20%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (4.26%) MongoDB
11 16 (3.78%) Tableau
12 12 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.60%) Hadoop
14 9 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.89%) Redis
15 8 (1.89%) SQL Server
16 6 (1.42%) MySQL
16 6 (1.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (14.18%) Cypress.io
2 30 (7.09%) GitLab
3 29 (6.86%) Git
4 8 (1.89%) JIRA
5 6 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.18%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.71%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.71%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.47%) Postman
9 1 (0.24%) NUnit
9 1 (0.24%) Selenium
9 1 (0.24%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.24%) webpack
General
1 276 (65.25%) Finance
2 211 (49.88%) Front Office
3 183 (43.26%) Banking
4 85 (20.09%) Investment Banking
5 63 (14.89%) Social Skills
6 19 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 14 (3.31%) Law
9 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.95%) Games
11 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.71%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 2 (0.47%) Health Technology
12 2 (0.47%) Marketing
12 2 (0.47%) Retail
13 1 (0.24%) Aviation
13 1 (0.24%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.24%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (48.70%) gRPC
1 206 (48.70%) Protocol Buffers
2 143 (33.81%) React
3 121 (28.61%) Pandas
4 111 (26.24%) Redux
5 108 (25.53%) Material-UI
6 104 (24.59%) NumPy
7 99 (23.40%) SciPy
8 39 (9.22%) Django
9 32 (7.57%) AngularJS
10 31 (7.33%) FastAPI
10 31 (7.33%) RESTful
11 29 (6.86%) Flask
12 26 (6.15%) Vue
13 23 (5.44%) REST
14 20 (4.73%) Node.js
15 19 (4.49%) GraphQL
16 16 (3.78%) Kafka
17 10 (2.36%) PySpark
18 8 (1.89%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 212 (50.12%) Fixed Income
2 180 (42.55%) Hedge funds
3 141 (33.33%) Equities
4 96 (22.70%) Derivative
5 91 (21.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (7.09%) Pricing Data
7 12 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.60%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.13%) Cloud Native
9 9 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.42%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.95%) Bitcoin
12 4 (0.95%) Product Ownership
13 3 (0.71%) Onboarding
14 2 (0.47%) Hackathon
15 1 (0.24%) Marketing Technology
15 1 (0.24%) Self-Motivation
15 1 (0.24%) Semantic Web
15 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.02%) Linux
2 12 (2.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (68.79%) Software Engineering
2 264 (62.41%) Agile
3 216 (51.06%) Asset Management
4 189 (44.68%) Investment Management
5 133 (31.44%) Artificial Intelligence
6 131 (30.97%) Full Stack Development
7 120 (28.37%) Machine Learning
8 96 (22.70%) Automated Trading
9 74 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
10 57 (13.48%) Analytics
11 56 (13.24%) CI/CD
12 47 (11.11%) DevOps
13 40 (9.46%) Data Science
14 30 (7.09%) TDD
15 29 (6.86%) Data Pipeline
16 28 (6.62%) Containerisation
16 28 (6.62%) Line Management
17 24 (5.67%) Computer Science
18 23 (5.44%) Fintech
18 23 (5.44%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 423 (100.00%) Python
2 214 (50.59%) TypeScript
3 123 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 116 (27.42%) SQL
5 95 (22.46%) Java
6 24 (5.67%) C#
7 9 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions
7 9 (2.13%) U-SQL
8 7 (1.65%) Ruby
9 6 (1.42%) C
9 6 (1.42%) Go
9 6 (1.42%) Rust
10 5 (1.18%) C++
10 5 (1.18%) VBA
11 4 (0.95%) Scala
12 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.24%) Bash
13 1 (0.24%) R
13 1 (0.24%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (4.26%) DBS Check
2 12 (2.84%) Degree
3 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.57%) Data Quality
2 17 (4.02%) QA
3 4 (0.95%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.24%) Accessibility
System Software
1 39 (9.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 51 (12.06%) Kubernetes
2 23 (5.44%) Terraform
3 7 (1.65%) Grafana
4 3 (0.71%) Ansible
4 3 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (0.71%) Progress Chef
4 3 (0.71%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 122 (28.84%) Google
2 23 (5.44%) Databricks
3 21 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.60%) Oracle
5 4 (0.95%) YouTube
6 2 (0.47%) ArcSight
6 2 (0.47%) Calypso
6 2 (0.47%) Carbon Black
7 1 (0.24%) Atlassian