Period
to 4 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 287 297 316
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 179 235 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 0.89% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.92% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 153 199 261
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +12.15% -2.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 20,304 25,640 30,681
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 96.66% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,530 21,182 25,552
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the South East

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +64 119 £52,500 -4.55% 14
Berkshire +67 65 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Oxfordshire -1 38 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Hampshire -16 33 £57,500 +27.78% 3
East Sussex -14 25 £53,750 +79.17% 1
Buckinghamshire - 16 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +34 9 - - 4
West Sussex +25 1 £55,000 +33.33%
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 179 (100.00%) Python
2 66 (36.87%) Django
3 54 (30.17%) Flask
4 52 (29.05%) Git (software)
4 52 (29.05%) RESTful
5 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
6 47 (26.26%) Software Engineering
7 43 (24.02%) Docker
8 42 (23.46%) REST
9 40 (22.35%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (21.23%) Linux
12 34 (18.99%) HTML
13 25 (13.97%) DevOps
14 24 (13.41%) Degree
15 21 (11.73%) Web Services
15 21 (11.73%) CSS
15 21 (11.73%) Fintech
16 20 (11.17%) SQL
17 19 (10.61%) MySQL
18 18 (10.06%) Web Development
18 18 (10.06%) Unit Testing
18 18 (10.06%) OO
19 17 (9.50%) AWS
20 16 (8.94%) TDD
20 16 (8.94%) Node.js
21 14 (7.82%) Microservices
21 14 (7.82%) Kubernetes
21 14 (7.82%) XML
21 14 (7.82%) PHP

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 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.56%) nginx
1 1 (0.56%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.50%) AWS
2 5 (2.79%) Azure
3 4 (2.23%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.68%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (1.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.12%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (0.56%) GCP
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) HTTP
2 2 (1.12%) 5G
2 2 (1.12%) Broadband
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.35%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (10.61%) MySQL
3 12 (6.70%) ArangoDB
4 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.23%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (2.23%) Big Data
5 4 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.68%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (29.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.91%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.68%) gulp
3 3 (1.68%) Maven
3 3 (1.68%) webpack
4 2 (1.12%) Selenium
4 2 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (0.56%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (2.23%) Games
2 3 (1.68%) Finance
2 3 (1.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.12%) Banking
3 2 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (36.87%) Django
2 54 (30.17%) Flask
3 52 (29.05%) RESTful
4 42 (23.46%) REST
5 34 (18.99%) HTML
6 21 (11.73%) CSS
6 21 (11.73%) Web Services
7 16 (8.94%) Node.js
8 14 (7.82%) JSON
8 14 (7.82%) XML
9 13 (7.26%) AngularJS
10 11 (6.15%) SOAP
10 11 (6.15%) SQLAlchemy
11 9 (5.03%) React
12 8 (4.47%) CSS3
13 6 (3.35%) HTML5
13 6 (3.35%) Vue.js
14 4 (2.23%) Jest
14 4 (2.23%) jQuery
14 4 (2.23%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.23%) Algorithms
3 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.68%) User Experience
4 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (0.56%) mHealth
5 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.23%) Linux
2 4 (2.23%) CentOS
3 3 (1.68%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.68%) Unix
4 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.26%) Software Engineering
2 39 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.97%) DevOps
4 21 (11.73%) Fintech
5 18 (10.06%) OO
5 18 (10.06%) Unit Testing
5 18 (10.06%) Web Development
6 16 (8.94%) TDD
7 14 (7.82%) Microservices
8 11 (6.15%) Computer Science
8 11 (6.15%) Secure Coding
9 10 (5.59%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.03%) Content Management
10 9 (5.03%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (4.47%) Machine Learning
11 8 (4.47%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (3.91%) Thought Leadership
13 6 (3.35%) BDD
14 5 (2.79%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 179 (100.00%) Python
2 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (11.17%) SQL
4 14 (7.82%) PHP
5 12 (6.70%) Go
6 7 (3.91%) C#
6 7 (3.91%) C++
7 6 (3.35%) VB
7 6 (3.35%) VBA
8 5 (2.79%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.12%) ES6
10 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.12%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) C
11 1 (0.56%) Cypher
11 1 (0.56%) Java
11 1 (0.56%) R
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
11 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (13.41%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.15%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (24.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Firmware
2 1 (0.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (7.82%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.23%) Ansible
2 4 (2.23%) Terraform
3 1 (0.56%) Grafana
3 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (6.15%) Oracle
2 4 (2.23%) Google
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco
3 1 (0.56%) SaltStack
3 1 (0.56%) Splunk