Python Jobs in London

Python
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 11 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 3,223 7,027 11,162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 15.00% 17.57% 20.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.48% 35.46% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,678 4,758 6,298
10th Percentile £51,850 £50,854 £48,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £111,250 £104,123 £102,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £130,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
London

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 9,084 19,819 32,084
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 42.27% 49.56% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7,802 14,427 18,929
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £125,000 £120,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in London

Python
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Python in London

Python
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Python in London

Python
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -2 476 £77,500 - 126
South London -21 55 £75,000 +42.86% 24
East London +19 34 £78,750 -28.41% 29
West London -20 23 £60,000 +20.00% 32
North London -3 11 £72,500 -6.45% 6
Python
England

Python
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
1 199 (6.17%) Apache Airflow
2 189 (5.86%) Apache
3 163 (5.06%) Apache Spark
4 58 (1.80%) SAS
5 55 (1.71%) Confluence
6 24 (0.74%) Microsoft Exchange
7 22 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 19 (0.59%) nginx
9 17 (0.53%) ArcGIS
10 16 (0.50%) CMS
11 15 (0.47%) GeoServer
11 15 (0.47%) Jupyter
12 14 (0.43%) OpenStack
13 11 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.28%) Drupal
14 9 (0.28%) Ethereum
15 8 (0.25%) WordPress
16 5 (0.16%) Luigi
17 4 (0.12%) Hyperledger
17 4 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 107 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.28%) SPSS
6 6 (0.19%) EViews
7 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.062%) InDesign
9 1 (0.031%) Blender
9 1 (0.031%) Stata
9 1 (0.031%) Trello
Business Applications
1 19 (0.59%) Fidessa
2 15 (0.47%) Elite 3E
2 15 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.12%) R3 Corda
4 3 (0.093%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.093%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.062%) Aladdin
5 2 (0.062%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.062%) Endur
5 2 (0.062%) ION Anvil
5 2 (0.062%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.062%) Primavera
5 2 (0.062%) Relativity
5 2 (0.062%) Ripple
6 1 (0.031%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.031%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.031%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1,345 (41.73%) AWS
2 964 (29.91%) Azure
3 610 (18.93%) GCP
4 299 (9.28%) Power Platform
5 261 (8.10%) Serverless
6 201 (6.24%) GitHub
7 168 (5.21%) Amazon S3
8 166 (5.15%) AWS Lambda
9 148 (4.59%) Azure DevOps
10 122 (3.79%) dbt
11 120 (3.72%) SaaS
12 112 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 110 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
14 97 (3.01%) Snowflake
15 95 (2.95%) Amazon ECS
16 90 (2.79%) OpenShift
17 86 (2.67%) Azure Data Factory
18 67 (2.08%) Amazon EKS
19 59 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
20 54 (1.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.07%) Firewall
2 97 (3.01%) DNS
3 86 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 36 (1.12%) DHCP
5 35 (1.09%) Network Security
6 26 (0.81%) WAN
7 25 (0.78%) HTTP
8 24 (0.74%) Internet
9 23 (0.71%) LAN
9 23 (0.71%) VPN
10 19 (0.59%) FIX Connectivity
10 19 (0.59%) SNMP
11 11 (0.34%) MPLS
11 11 (0.34%) tcpdump
11 11 (0.34%) VoIP
12 9 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.28%) Wireshark
13 8 (0.25%) BGP
13 8 (0.25%) Ethernet VPN
14 6 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (8.78%) Power BI
2 228 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
3 216 (6.70%) Tableau
4 209 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
5 196 (6.08%) SQL Server
6 156 (4.84%) NoSQL
7 154 (4.78%) Big Data
8 124 (3.85%) MySQL
9 116 (3.60%) Data Lake
10 109 (3.38%) MongoDB
11 106 (3.29%) Amazon Redshift
11 106 (3.29%) Relational Database
12 98 (3.04%) Hadoop
13 94 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
14 88 (2.73%) Apache Ignite
15 84 (2.61%) Amazon Athena
16 74 (2.30%) Data Mining
16 74 (2.30%) Dremio
17 69 (2.14%) Apache Arrow
18 64 (1.99%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 321 (9.96%) Git
2 265 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 122 (3.79%) JIRA
4 111 (3.44%) GitLab
5 55 (1.71%) Artifactory
6 39 (1.21%) Bitbucket
6 39 (1.21%) CircleCI
7 34 (1.05%) Cucumber
7 34 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 33 (1.02%) Cypress.io
9 31 (0.96%) JUnit
10 21 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (0.65%) Maven
11 20 (0.62%) TeamCity
12 18 (0.56%) SonarQube
13 17 (0.53%) Selenium
14 16 (0.50%) JMeter
15 14 (0.43%) Postman
15 14 (0.43%) Subversion
15 14 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,130 (35.06%) Finance
2 691 (21.44%) Social Skills
3 466 (14.46%) Front Office
4 396 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
5 349 (10.83%) Banking
6 133 (4.13%) Investment Banking
7 120 (3.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 114 (3.54%) Marketing
9 89 (2.76%) Back Office
10 85 (2.64%) Legal
11 82 (2.54%) Public Sector
12 78 (2.42%) Retail
13 76 (2.36%) Law
14 60 (1.86%) Presentation Skills
15 48 (1.49%) Health Technology
16 39 (1.21%) Financial Institution
17 38 (1.18%) Games
18 37 (1.15%) Telecoms
19 30 (0.93%) Tech for Good
20 27 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 813 (25.22%) Developer
2 741 (22.99%) Senior
3 416 (12.91%) Data Engineer
4 389 (12.07%) Python Developer
5 346 (10.74%) Software Engineer
6 314 (9.74%) Analyst
7 290 (9.00%) Python Engineer
8 273 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
9 267 (8.28%) Lead
10 239 (7.42%) AWS Engineer
11 179 (5.55%) Senior Developer
12 152 (4.72%) Data Scientist
13 147 (4.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 132 (4.10%) Senior Data Engineer
15 115 (3.57%) Quantitative Developer
16 108 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
17 106 (3.29%) Architect
18 105 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
18 105 (3.26%) Full Stack Developer
19 104 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (11.20%) React
2 216 (6.70%) .NET
3 182 (5.65%) Pandas
4 147 (4.56%) Node.js
5 142 (4.41%) HTML
6 137 (4.25%) CSS
7 135 (4.19%) Django
8 133 (4.13%) REST
9 132 (4.10%) JSON
10 124 (3.85%) AngularJS
11 123 (3.82%) Kafka
12 122 (3.79%) Flask
13 121 (3.75%) NumPy
14 111 (3.44%) gRPC
15 104 (3.23%) PySpark
16 102 (3.16%) Protocol Buffers
17 97 (3.01%) Redux
18 86 (2.67%) FastAPI
19 84 (2.61%) RESTful
19 84 (2.61%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 253 (7.85%) Hedge funds
2 248 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 198 (6.14%) Derivative
4 167 (5.18%) Algorithms
5 151 (4.69%) Equities
6 125 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 109 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
8 99 (3.07%) Data Structures
9 89 (2.76%) Distributed Systems
10 86 (2.67%) Cloud Native
11 79 (2.45%) Management Information System
12 76 (2.36%) Onboarding
13 69 (2.14%) Product Ownership
14 52 (1.61%) Client/Server
15 44 (1.37%) Public Cloud
16 42 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
16 42 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
17 36 (1.12%) Data Centre
18 35 (1.09%) Tandem
19 34 (1.05%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 494 (15.33%) Linux
2 191 (5.93%) Windows
3 110 (3.41%) Unix
4 57 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (1.74%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.43%) Ubuntu
7 45 (1.40%) CentOS
8 33 (1.02%) Android
9 26 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.56%) Solaris
11 17 (0.53%) Debian
12 11 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.28%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
15 3 (0.093%) VMS
16 2 (0.062%) AIX
16 2 (0.062%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.062%) Fedora
16 2 (0.062%) HPUX
16 2 (0.062%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 855 (26.53%) Agile
2 797 (24.73%) Software Engineering
3 744 (23.08%) DevOps
4 685 (21.25%) Analytics
5 623 (19.33%) CI/CD
6 593 (18.40%) Problem-Solving
7 555 (17.22%) Data Science
8 480 (14.89%) Machine Learning
9 431 (13.37%) Computer Science
10 378 (11.73%) Asset Management
11 372 (11.54%) ETL
12 357 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
13 333 (10.33%) Artificial Intelligence
14 330 (10.24%) Data Modelling
15 313 (9.71%) Mentoring
16 284 (8.81%) Visualisation
17 278 (8.63%) Containerisation
18 266 (8.25%) Data Engineering
19 248 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
20 246 (7.63%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,284 (39.84%) SQL
2 604 (18.74%) Java
3 514 (15.95%) JavaScript
4 398 (12.35%) C#
5 340 (10.55%) Bash
6 320 (9.93%) TypeScript
7 277 (8.59%) R
8 268 (8.32%) PowerShell
9 232 (7.20%) C++
10 174 (5.40%) Go
11 130 (4.03%) Perl
12 125 (3.88%) Ruby
13 105 (3.26%) Scala
14 102 (3.16%) C
15 72 (2.23%) T-SQL
16 55 (1.71%) Shell Script
17 44 (1.37%) MATLAB
18 41 (1.27%) VBA
19 38 (1.18%) PHP
20 36 (1.12%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 623 (19.33%) Degree
2 201 (6.24%) Master's Degree
3 192 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 142 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 115 (3.57%) PhD
6 105 (3.26%) SC Cleared
7 51 (1.58%) AWS Certification
8 36 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
9 32 (0.99%) CISSP
10 24 (0.74%) Azure Certification
11 22 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (0.65%) GIAC
13 19 (0.59%) DV Cleared
13 19 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.43%) CISM
15 13 (0.40%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
15 13 (0.40%) CEH
15 13 (0.40%) SANS
16 12 (0.37%) CRISC
16 12 (0.37%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (4.78%) QA
2 148 (4.59%) Data Quality
3 31 (0.96%) GDPR
4 28 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.74%) NIST
6 23 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.59%) SLA
8 18 (0.56%) PMO
9 17 (0.53%) Accessibility
10 15 (0.47%) NCSC
11 12 (0.37%) COBIT
12 7 (0.22%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.12%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.093%) Basel III
14 3 (0.093%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.093%) IFRS
14 3 (0.093%) JTAG
14 3 (0.093%) SOC 2
15 2 (0.062%) Actionable Recommendations
15 2 (0.062%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 558 (17.31%) Docker
2 43 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.34%) HDFS
5 11 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.28%) OpenSIPS
6 9 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.19%) NFS
8 5 (0.16%) Ceph
9 4 (0.12%) Varnish
9 4 (0.12%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.093%) Firmware
10 3 (0.093%) vSphere
11 1 (0.031%) etcd
11 1 (0.031%) LXC
11 1 (0.031%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.031%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.031%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 502 (15.58%) Kubernetes
2 432 (13.40%) Terraform
3 241 (7.48%) Ansible
4 121 (3.75%) Puppet
5 86 (2.67%) Grafana
6 71 (2.20%) Progress Chef
7 40 (1.24%) Prometheus
8 24 (0.74%) Argo
9 22 (0.68%) Packer
9 22 (0.68%) Salt
10 19 (0.59%) Rancher
10 19 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
11 16 (0.50%) Kibana
11 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
12 13 (0.40%) Nagios
13 11 (0.34%) HAProxy
14 10 (0.31%) vCenter Server
15 9 (0.28%) Graphite
15 9 (0.28%) Nmap
16 8 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 286 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 250 (7.76%) Google
3 157 (4.87%) Databricks
4 135 (4.19%) Oracle
5 79 (2.45%) Red Hat
6 66 (2.05%) Bloomberg
7 59 (1.83%) VMware
8 39 (1.21%) Splunk
9 35 (1.09%) Alteryx
10 30 (0.93%) YouTube
11 26 (0.81%) Cisco
11 26 (0.81%) TOWER Software
12 25 (0.78%) Atlassian
13 23 (0.71%) ServiceNow
14 21 (0.65%) ION Trading
14 21 (0.65%) Sun
15 20 (0.62%) ESRI
16 19 (0.59%) CQG
16 19 (0.59%) Remedy
16 19 (0.59%) Reuters