Python Jobs in the South East

Python
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 27 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 1,141 1,697 2,185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.87% 11.16% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.87% 27.77% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 837 794 1,160
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,200 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £61,700 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.86% +7.30% +4.55%
75th Percentile £71,250 £76,250 £74,063
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,990 6,111 9,624
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 30.07% 40.18% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,032 3,978 6,479
10th Percentile £34,000 £34,324 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £44,506 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £85,000
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 the South East

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the South East

Python
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in the South East.

Salary trend for Python in the South East

Python
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the South East over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Python in the South East

Python
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Thames Valley -18 488 £55,000 -8.33% 135
Hampshire +1 333 £55,000 -8.33% 75
Berkshire -27 198 £58,000 -10.77% 61
Oxfordshire -4 191 £55,000 +44.55% 51
Surrey -9 191 £60,000 - 53
Buckinghamshire -27 99 £52,500 -19.23% 23
East Sussex +12 53 £44,096 -32.16% 4
West Sussex -12 35 £64,000 +16.36% 10
Kent -38 28 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Sussex - 8 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex -29 4 £60,000 -40.00% 1
Python
England

Python
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East 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 31 (2.72%) OpenStack
2 29 (2.54%) ArcGIS
2 29 (2.54%) GeoServer
3 18 (1.58%) Microsoft Exchange
4 17 (1.49%) Apache
5 13 (1.14%) Confluence
6 10 (0.88%) nginx
7 9 (0.79%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.61%) SAS
9 4 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.18%) CMS
10 2 (0.18%) Drupal
10 2 (0.18%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.18%) WordPress
11 1 (0.088%) Kinematics
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 61 (5.35%) Simulink
2 20 (1.75%) Stateflow
3 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.61%) CANalyzer
5 6 (0.53%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.44%) Doxygen
7 4 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (0.18%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.18%) SPSS
9 2 (0.18%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.53%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.44%) Odoo
4 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.088%) FastStats
5 1 (0.088%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 349 (30.59%) Azure
2 269 (23.58%) AWS
3 130 (11.39%) Serverless
4 94 (8.24%) Azure DevOps
5 68 (5.96%) Azure Functions
6 67 (5.87%) Azure Service Bus
6 67 (5.87%) IBM Cloud
7 66 (5.78%) Azure API Management
8 65 (5.70%) Azure Logic Apps
9 57 (5.00%) Power Platform
10 45 (3.94%) GitHub
11 36 (3.16%) Amazon EKS
12 34 (2.98%) Amazon S3
12 34 (2.98%) GCP
13 30 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
14 29 (2.54%) SaaS
15 26 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
15 26 (2.28%) Amazon ECS
16 23 (2.02%) IaaS
17 22 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.12%) Firewall
2 37 (3.24%) Wireless
3 34 (2.98%) DNS
4 33 (2.89%) 5G
5 32 (2.80%) TCP/IP
6 31 (2.72%) VPN
7 26 (2.28%) Bluetooth
8 23 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (1.93%) GSM
9 22 (1.93%) ISDN
9 22 (1.93%) LTE
9 22 (1.93%) PSTN
9 22 (1.93%) UMTS
10 21 (1.84%) SNMP
11 20 (1.75%) HTTP
12 19 (1.67%) Network Security
13 18 (1.58%) LAN
13 18 (1.58%) WAN
14 15 (1.31%) Internet
15 14 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (16.74%) PostgreSQL
2 132 (11.57%) NoSQL
3 112 (9.82%) Relational Database
4 109 (9.55%) MongoDB
5 67 (5.87%) DB2
6 53 (4.65%) Power BI
7 43 (3.77%) MySQL
7 43 (3.77%) Tableau
8 41 (3.59%) GIS
9 35 (3.07%) SQL Server
10 32 (2.80%) Data Lake
11 29 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (2.54%) QGIS
12 23 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (1.58%) Big Data
13 18 (1.58%) Hadoop
14 16 (1.40%) Redis
15 11 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.96%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.79%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 162 (14.20%) Git
2 87 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 61 (5.35%) JIRA
4 35 (3.07%) GitLab
5 23 (2.02%) Robot Framework
6 22 (1.93%) LabVIEW
7 19 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 14 (1.23%) ClearCase
8 14 (1.23%) Plastic SCM
9 13 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.05%) Subversion
10 12 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 11 (0.96%) JMeter
12 10 (0.88%) Selenium
12 10 (0.88%) Trac
12 10 (0.88%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.61%) ClearQuest
13 7 (0.61%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.61%) JUnit
13 7 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 264 (23.14%) Social Skills
2 139 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (11.39%) Public Sector
4 98 (8.59%) Finance
5 70 (6.13%) Electronics
6 62 (5.43%) Manufacturing
7 61 (5.35%) Telecoms
8 41 (3.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 36 (3.16%) Marketing
10 32 (2.80%) Military
11 27 (2.37%) Automotive
12 26 (2.28%) Retail
13 23 (2.02%) Aerospace
13 23 (2.02%) Legal
14 21 (1.84%) Games
15 15 (1.31%) Aviation
16 13 (1.14%) Tech for Good
17 11 (0.96%) Law
18 10 (0.88%) Presentation Skills
19 6 (0.53%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 259 (22.70%) Developer
2 255 (22.35%) Software Engineer
3 244 (21.38%) Senior
4 99 (8.68%) Full Stack Developer
5 84 (7.36%) Senior Software Engineer
6 71 (6.22%) Azure Developer
7 56 (4.91%) Lead
8 53 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 52 (4.56%) Python Engineer
10 47 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 46 (4.03%) Junior
12 45 (3.94%) Analyst
12 45 (3.94%) Graduate
13 42 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 41 (3.59%) Data Engineer
15 39 (3.42%) Architect
16 38 (3.33%) Java Developer
17 35 (3.07%) Support Engineer
18 33 (2.89%) Hardware Engineer
18 33 (2.89%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (18.14%) React
2 152 (13.32%) AngularJS
3 144 (12.62%) HTML
4 139 (12.18%) CSS
5 138 (12.09%) .NET
6 122 (10.69%) REST
7 117 (10.25%) Node.js
8 108 (9.47%) Web Services
9 80 (7.01%) Vue
10 78 (6.84%) ASP.NET
10 78 (6.84%) jQuery
11 70 (6.13%) Ember.js
12 67 (5.87%) ASP.NET Core
12 67 (5.87%) Backbone.js
12 67 (5.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 53 (4.65%) XML
14 51 (4.47%) Spring
15 36 (3.16%) Kafka
16 34 (2.98%) Django
16 34 (2.98%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 215 (18.84%) Algorithms
2 101 (8.85%) Data Structures
3 76 (6.66%) Hybrid Cloud
4 70 (6.13%) IoT
5 67 (5.87%) Blockchain
6 35 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 34 (2.98%) Distributed Systems
8 31 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (2.19%) PKI
10 24 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
11 22 (1.93%) Acoustics
11 22 (1.93%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.93%) Satnav
12 20 (1.75%) CUDA
13 19 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
14 18 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
14 18 (1.58%) Product Ownership
15 14 (1.23%) Low-Code
15 14 (1.23%) Mobile App
16 13 (1.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 364 (31.90%) Linux
2 237 (20.77%) Windows
3 87 (7.62%) Android
4 75 (6.57%) Apple iOS
5 49 (4.29%) Unix
6 37 (3.24%) Windows Server
7 28 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (2.10%) CentOS
9 19 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
10 17 (1.49%) Ubuntu
11 13 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
12 7 (0.61%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.26%) FreeRTOS
15 2 (0.18%) Debian
15 2 (0.18%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.18%) Rocky
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (31.20%) DevOps
2 350 (30.67%) Software Engineering
3 306 (26.82%) Agile
4 296 (25.94%) Computer Science
5 272 (23.84%) Problem-Solving
6 204 (17.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 148 (12.97%) Mathematics
8 143 (12.53%) Full Stack Development
9 140 (12.27%) Machine Learning
10 130 (11.39%) CI/CD
11 121 (10.60%) Physics
12 120 (10.52%) OO
12 120 (10.52%) Web Development
13 103 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
14 99 (8.68%) Mentoring
15 95 (8.33%) User Experience
16 92 (8.06%) Containerisation
17 88 (7.71%) OOP
18 87 (7.62%) Data Science
19 86 (7.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 326 (28.57%) Java
2 317 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 286 (25.07%) SQL
4 242 (21.21%) C#
5 207 (18.14%) C++
6 189 (16.56%) C
7 141 (12.36%) Bash
8 119 (10.43%) PowerShell
9 76 (6.66%) Perl
10 75 (6.57%) Fortran
11 56 (4.91%) MATLAB
12 52 (4.56%) R
13 41 (3.59%) TypeScript
14 34 (2.98%) Go
15 33 (2.89%) Ruby
16 27 (2.37%) Embedded C
17 26 (2.28%) Kotlin
18 24 (2.10%) Shell Script
19 19 (1.67%) PHP
20 16 (1.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 452 (39.61%) Degree
2 249 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 169 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 167 (14.64%) SC Cleared
5 114 (9.99%) Master's Degree
6 100 (8.76%) PhD
7 27 (2.37%) DV Cleared
8 25 (2.19%) AWS Certification
9 23 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.58%) CCNA
11 15 (1.31%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 12 (1.05%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
13 11 (0.96%) HND
14 8 (0.70%) Azure Certification
15 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
16 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.53%) JNCIE
17 5 (0.44%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
17 5 (0.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.21%) QA
2 44 (3.86%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.31%) ISO 26262
3 15 (1.31%) MISRA
4 14 (1.23%) Automotive SPICE
4 14 (1.23%) AUTOSAR
5 7 (0.61%) ISO 13485
5 7 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.53%) SLA
7 5 (0.44%) GDPR
8 3 (0.26%) NIST
9 2 (0.18%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.18%) PMO
9 2 (0.18%) Software Quality Assurance
System Software
1 182 (15.95%) Docker
2 84 (7.36%) Active Directory
3 65 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 29 (2.54%) Firmware
6 26 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.23%) Embedded Firmware
8 10 (0.88%) NFS
8 10 (0.88%) pfSense
9 5 (0.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (0.26%) HDFS
10 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.088%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.088%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 131 (11.48%) Terraform
2 123 (10.78%) Kubernetes
3 109 (9.55%) Ansible
4 17 (1.49%) WMI
5 13 (1.14%) Grafana
5 13 (1.14%) Puppet
5 13 (1.14%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 10 (0.88%) SCDPM
7 9 (0.79%) Nessus
8 8 (0.70%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (0.44%) SELinux
9 5 (0.44%) vCenter Server
10 4 (0.35%) Kibana
11 2 (0.18%) Argo
11 2 (0.18%) Functional Safety
11 2 (0.18%) Kustomize
11 2 (0.18%) Packer
11 2 (0.18%) Suricata
Vendors
1 127 (11.13%) Microsoft
2 85 (7.45%) IBM
3 78 (6.84%) Red Hat
4 76 (6.66%) VMware
5 35 (3.07%) SAP
6 29 (2.54%) Databricks
6 29 (2.54%) ESRI
7 26 (2.28%) Oracle
8 25 (2.19%) Cisco
9 23 (2.02%) Splunk
9 23 (2.02%) Xilinx
10 22 (1.93%) Juniper
11 20 (1.75%) Google
11 20 (1.75%) WSO2
12 15 (1.31%) Fortinet
13 14 (1.23%) Lauterbach
14 13 (1.14%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.14%) Facebook
15 10 (0.88%) McAfee
15 10 (0.88%) Veeam