Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 297 319
Rank change year-on-year +10 +22 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 51 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 25
South West median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,375 £30,800 £25,500
90th Percentile £48,375 £62,150 £55,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,827 10,153 11,234
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 96.75% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,122 8,545 9,506
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the South West

Python Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in the South West

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in the South West

Python Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Bristol -11 17 £42,500 -13.27% 6
Somerset -4 14 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Gloucestershire +34 9 £47,500 +31.94%
Dorset -20 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Cornwall - 3 £20,500 -
Wiltshire -11 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (49.02%) Django
4 22 (43.14%) TDD
5 16 (31.37%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (29.41%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.49%) Algorithms
8 12 (23.53%) Degree
8 12 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 12 (23.53%) HTML
9 11 (21.57%) C++
9 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
9 11 (21.57%) OO
9 11 (21.57%) REST
10 10 (19.61%) CSS
10 10 (19.61%) Microservices
11 9 (17.65%) Docker
11 9 (17.65%) Scrum
11 9 (17.65%) jQuery
12 8 (15.69%) PHP
13 7 (13.73%) PhD
13 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
13 7 (13.73%) Machine Learning
13 7 (13.73%) Flask
13 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
13 7 (13.73%) React
13 7 (13.73%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (11.76%) Gamification

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (7.84%) nginx
2 2 (3.92%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.96%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) Skype
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Selenium
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) JMeter
3 3 (5.88%) Robot Framework
4 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.80%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) Django
2 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) REST
4 10 (19.61%) CSS
5 9 (17.65%) jQuery
6 7 (13.73%) Flask
6 7 (13.73%) React
7 6 (11.76%) .NET
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.76%) TensorFlow
7 6 (11.76%) Web Services
8 5 (9.80%) Pandas
9 3 (5.88%) NumPy
9 3 (5.88%) SOAP
10 2 (3.92%) D3.js
10 2 (3.92%) JSON
10 2 (3.92%) Node.js
10 2 (3.92%) Spring
10 2 (3.92%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Algorithms
2 12 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.76%) CUDA
3 6 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) Fintech
5 3 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.96%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.96%) Media Streaming
7 1 (1.96%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) TDD
3 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 11 (21.57%) OO
5 10 (19.61%) Microservices
6 9 (17.65%) Scrum
7 7 (13.73%) Machine Learning
7 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Biology
8 6 (11.76%) Deep Learning
8 6 (11.76%) Gamification
8 6 (11.76%) Image Processing
8 6 (11.76%) Neural Network
8 6 (11.76%) Signal Processing
8 6 (11.76%) Web Development
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
10 4 (7.84%) Refactoring
11 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
11 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (29.41%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) C++
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.69%) PHP
5 6 (11.76%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) Elixir
6 3 (5.88%) Erlang
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) Go
8 1 (1.96%) Dart
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (13.73%) PhD
3 3 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 6 (11.76%) NVIDIA
2 3 (5.88%) SAP