Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Software Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Python Software Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 517 566 623
Rank change year-on-year +49 +57 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 42 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.091% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.094% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 62 28 32
South East median annual salary £29,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.00% +21.21% +17.86%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,125
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% +11.11% -

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 29566 34125 41527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28612 34601
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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Python Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Python Software Engineer in the South East

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Python Software Engineer in the South East

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Software Engineer in the South East

Python Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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 +71 39 £29,000 -12.12% 5
Buckinghamshire +29 16 £29,000 +23.40%
Oxfordshire +12 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Berkshire +57 10 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Hampshire -21 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Python Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Python Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Python
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (66.67%) C++
4 23 (54.76%) TDD
5 22 (52.38%) Linux
6 21 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (40.48%) Java
7 17 (40.48%) Django
8 15 (35.71%) HTML
8 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
8 15 (35.71%) Degree
9 13 (30.95%) HTML5
10 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
10 12 (28.57%) Computer Vision
10 12 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (26.19%) C#
11 11 (26.19%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) Scrum
12 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
12 10 (23.81%) Open Source
13 9 (21.43%) Multithreading
13 9 (21.43%) GitHub
13 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
13 9 (21.43%) Web Components
13 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
13 9 (21.43%) Google
13 9 (21.43%) Video\Live Streaming
13 9 (21.43%) Neural Network

Python Software Engineer 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 6 (14.29%) Confluence
2 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.38%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) GitHub
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) GitLab
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Django
2 15 (35.71%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) HTML5
4 9 (21.43%) Polymer
4 9 (21.43%) Web Components
5 8 (19.05%) Web Services
6 7 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (11.90%) CSS
8 3 (7.14%) CSS3
9 1 (2.38%) Flask
9 1 (2.38%) J2EE
9 1 (2.38%) J2SE
9 1 (2.38%) Node.js
9 1 (2.38%) Pylons
9 1 (2.38%) Pyramid
9 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.38%) RAML
9 1 (2.38%) RESTful
9 1 (2.38%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 9 (21.43%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) TDD
4 12 (28.57%) Computer Vision
5 10 (23.81%) Open Source
5 10 (23.81%) Scrum
6 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (21.43%) Database Optimisation
6 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 9 (21.43%) Neural Network
7 6 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (14.29%) User Stories
7 6 (14.29%) Workflow
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.52%) BDD
10 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning
10 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 28 (66.67%) C++
3 17 (40.48%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) C#
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) C
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
7 4 (9.52%) Perl
8 2 (4.76%) Go
8 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.76%) Scala
9 1 (2.38%) F#
9 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GCP
1 1 (2.38%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Google
2 6 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat