The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Python Developer
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 307 430
Rank change year-on-year +8 +123  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 98 133 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.72% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 89 115 53
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14137 17911 20464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11842 15249 16693
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the South East

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in the South East

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in the South East

Python Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +11 33 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Hampshire +28 29 £42,500 +30.76% 2
East Sussex +18 13 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Oxfordshire -10 13 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Surrey +28 7 £41,250 -41.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £55,000 +120.00%
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 185 (100.00%) Python
2 92 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (44.86%) Linux
4 71 (38.38%) HTML
4 71 (38.38%) JavaScript
5 65 (35.14%) Django
6 63 (34.05%) TDD
7 57 (30.81%) AngularJS
8 55 (29.73%) Scrum
8 55 (29.73%) CSS
9 53 (28.65%) Web Services
10 47 (25.41%) Docker
11 46 (24.86%) Amazon AWS
12 43 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (23.24%) Software Engineering
13 39 (21.08%) Ruby
13 39 (21.08%) SQL
14 36 (19.46%) QA
14 36 (19.46%) Node.js
15 35 (18.92%) Ansible
16 34 (18.38%) Git (software)
16 34 (18.38%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (17.84%) DevOps
18 31 (16.76%) Data Analysis
18 31 (16.76%) RESTful
19 30 (16.22%) Jenkins
20 29 (15.68%) Analytics
21 28 (15.14%) Web Development
21 28 (15.14%) Degree
21 28 (15.14%) MySQL

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (10.81%) nginx
2 19 (10.27%) uWSGI
3 14 (7.57%) Apache Spark
4 9 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.08%) Confluence
5 2 (1.08%) JBoss
5 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.62%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.78%) SaaS
4 3 (1.62%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.24%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) Firewall
2 2 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.38%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (15.14%) MySQL
3 24 (12.97%) Big Data
3 24 (12.97%) MongoDB
4 19 (10.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (8.65%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.62%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.62%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.62%) Impala
7 3 (1.62%) MS Access
7 3 (1.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.62%) Redis
7 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) Triplestore
9 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 34 (18.38%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.27%) GitLab
4 14 (7.57%) Maven
5 13 (7.03%) JIRA
6 12 (6.49%) Ant
7 10 (5.41%) Hudson
8 5 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.16%) Selenium
10 3 (1.62%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.62%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.08%) Subversion
11 2 (1.08%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (12.43%) Finance
2 16 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.95%) Marketing
4 9 (4.86%) Electronics
4 9 (4.86%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.70%) Banking
6 3 (1.62%) Publishing
6 3 (1.62%) Retail
7 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.08%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (38.38%) HTML
2 65 (35.14%) Django
3 57 (30.81%) AngularJS
4 55 (29.73%) CSS
5 53 (28.65%) Web Services
6 36 (19.46%) Node.js
7 31 (16.76%) RESTful
8 27 (14.59%) Celery
9 23 (12.43%) Flask
10 22 (11.89%) jQuery
11 16 (8.65%) XML
12 14 (7.57%) HTML5
13 13 (7.03%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (5.95%) JSON
15 8 (4.32%) boto
15 8 (4.32%) CSS3
15 8 (4.32%) Memcached
16 7 (3.78%) .NET
16 7 (3.78%) D3.js
17 6 (3.24%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.19%) Mobile App
3 16 (8.65%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.86%) Linked Data
5 7 (3.78%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.24%) User Experience
7 5 (2.70%) Streaming Music
8 3 (1.62%) Fintech
9 2 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) Life Science
9 2 (1.08%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.08%) VHDL
10 1 (0.54%) CUDA
10 1 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.54%) iPad
10 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 83 (44.86%) Linux
2 19 (10.27%) Debian
2 19 (10.27%) Ubuntu
3 18 (9.73%) Windows
4 3 (1.62%) Unix
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.05%) TDD
3 55 (29.73%) Scrum
4 43 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (23.24%) Software Engineering
5 33 (17.84%) DevOps
6 31 (16.76%) Data Analysis
7 29 (15.68%) Analytics
8 28 (15.14%) Web Development
9 23 (12.43%) Unit Testing
10 19 (10.27%) Information Architecture
10 19 (10.27%) Mathematics
11 18 (9.73%) Data Analytics
12 17 (9.19%) Open Source
13 16 (8.65%) BDD
14 15 (8.11%) High Availability
15 14 (7.57%) Physics
16 12 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (5.95%) Prototyping
18 10 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 185 (100.00%) Python
2 71 (38.38%) JavaScript
3 39 (21.08%) Ruby
3 39 (21.08%) SQL
4 24 (12.97%) Java
5 20 (10.81%) PHP
6 17 (9.19%) C++
7 12 (6.49%) C#
8 10 (5.41%) Perl
9 9 (4.86%) R
10 7 (3.78%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.78%) C
11 4 (2.16%) Tcl
12 3 (1.62%) Groovy
12 3 (1.62%) Lua
12 3 (1.62%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.62%) Scala
12 3 (1.62%) VBA
13 2 (1.08%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (15.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (19.46%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 47 (25.41%) Docker
2 2 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (18.92%) Ansible
2 16 (8.65%) Puppet
3 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.62%) Marathon
4 3 (1.62%) Oozie
5 2 (1.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (4.86%) SAP
2 4 (2.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.08%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.54%) Google
4 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.54%) VMware
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