Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 387 444
Rank change year-on-year +52 +57 +140
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 226 206 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 216 182 201
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +53 138 £52,500 - 11
Berkshire +50 76 £50,000 -23.08% 7
Oxfordshire +3 59 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire +8 39 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Sussex +17 31 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Surrey +4 17 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 3 £30,000 -36.84%
West Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 226 (100.00%) Python
2 134 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (51.77%) Django
4 112 (49.56%) Linux
5 86 (38.05%) JavaScript
6 78 (34.51%) SQL
7 75 (33.19%) PostgreSQL
8 71 (31.42%) Amazon AWS
9 66 (29.20%) Git (software)
10 65 (28.76%) HTML
11 61 (26.99%) Software Engineering
12 58 (25.66%) Java
13 56 (24.78%) TDD
14 53 (23.45%) Scrum
14 53 (23.45%) CSS
15 49 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (19.91%) Windows
17 44 (19.47%) RESTful
18 42 (18.58%) Big Data
19 39 (17.26%) jQuery
20 37 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
21 36 (15.93%) NoSQL
22 35 (15.49%) AngularJS
23 34 (15.04%) Web Services
24 33 (14.60%) Jenkins
24 33 (14.60%) Elasticsearch
25 32 (14.16%) C++
26 29 (12.83%) MySQL
26 29 (12.83%) QA
27 28 (12.39%) Data Analysis

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 33 (14.60%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (9.29%) Apache Spark
3 16 (7.08%) nginx
4 12 (5.31%) uWSGI
5 10 (4.42%) Apache
6 7 (3.10%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 71 (31.42%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.41%) SaaS
4 14 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.98%) Broadband
2 7 (3.10%) Firewall
3 5 (2.21%) Internet
3 5 (2.21%) LAN
3 5 (2.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (33.19%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (18.58%) Big Data
3 36 (15.93%) NoSQL
4 29 (12.83%) MySQL
5 16 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (6.64%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.87%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.42%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.21%) Redis
10 4 (1.77%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.33%) GIS
12 2 (0.88%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.44%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 66 (29.20%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.60%) Jenkins
3 27 (11.95%) JIRA
4 18 (7.96%) GitLab
5 9 (3.98%) Ant
5 9 (3.98%) Maven
6 6 (2.65%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.21%) Hudson
7 5 (2.21%) Selenium
7 5 (2.21%) Subversion
8 4 (1.77%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.88%) PyCharm
10 2 (0.88%) WiX
General
1 15 (6.64%) Finance
2 14 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.75%) Electronics
3 13 (5.75%) Marketing
4 12 (5.31%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.42%) Retail
6 7 (3.10%) Games
6 7 (3.10%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.77%) Back Office
7 4 (1.77%) Billing
7 4 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (51.77%) Django
2 65 (28.76%) HTML
3 53 (23.45%) CSS
4 44 (19.47%) RESTful
5 39 (17.26%) jQuery
6 35 (15.49%) AngularJS
7 34 (15.04%) Web Services
8 25 (11.06%) Flask
9 21 (9.29%) Celery
10 20 (8.85%) React
11 18 (7.96%) Node.js
12 13 (5.75%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (4.87%) JSON
14 10 (4.42%) Spring
15 8 (3.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (3.54%) XML
16 7 (3.10%) NumPy
16 7 (3.10%) REST
16 7 (3.10%) SQLAlchemy
17 6 (2.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.73%) User Experience
2 14 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.42%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.42%) Fintech
5 8 (3.54%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.65%) iPad
7 5 (2.21%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.21%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.44%) Arduino
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) Music Streaming
8 1 (0.44%) NHS
8 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.44%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 112 (49.56%) Linux
2 45 (19.91%) Windows
3 16 (7.08%) Ubuntu
4 14 (6.19%) Debian
5 9 (3.98%) Mac OS
5 9 (3.98%) Unix
6 8 (3.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (26.99%) Software Engineering
3 56 (24.78%) TDD
4 53 (23.45%) Scrum
5 49 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.39%) Data Analysis
7 26 (11.50%) Front End Development
8 25 (11.06%) Mentoring
9 23 (10.18%) Analytics
9 23 (10.18%) Unit Testing
10 21 (9.29%) Big Data Analytics
10 21 (9.29%) Data Analytics
11 19 (8.41%) DevOps
12 17 (7.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (7.52%) Web Design
12 17 (7.52%) Workload Management
13 15 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (6.19%) Information Architecture
15 12 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (5.31%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 226 (100.00%) Python
2 86 (38.05%) JavaScript
3 78 (34.51%) SQL
4 58 (25.66%) Java
5 32 (14.16%) C++
6 19 (8.41%) C
7 18 (7.96%) C#
8 11 (4.87%) PHP
8 11 (4.87%) R
9 10 (4.42%) Ruby
10 6 (2.65%) Perl
11 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.21%) Scala
12 3 (1.33%) Go
13 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) Elixir
13 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.44%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 16 (7.08%) Degree
2 10 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.10%) PhD
4 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.83%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) GCP
System Software
1 23 (10.18%) Docker
2 4 (1.77%) KVM
2 4 (1.77%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (8.85%) Ansible
2 5 (2.21%) Puppet
3 4 (1.77%) cPanel
3 4 (1.77%) Nagios
4 2 (0.88%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.44%) Marathon
5 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (5.31%) SAP
2 10 (4.42%) ArcSight
2 10 (4.42%) Hortonworks
2 10 (4.42%) HP
2 10 (4.42%) Jaspersoft
3 6 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.21%) Cisco
4 5 (2.21%) Juniper
5 4 (1.77%) Perforce
5 4 (1.77%) Sophos
5 4 (1.77%) Zend
6 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.88%) VMware