Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 13 December 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 West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 283 339
Rank change year-on-year -3 +56 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 56 58 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.55% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 51 53 20
South West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% -25.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £67,250 £58,750
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 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 10022 10481 11294
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.89% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8277 8841 9597
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,678 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 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
Bristol -10 18 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Somerset -6 13 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Wiltshire +4 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire +32 8 £43,750 +21.53%
Dorset -14 6 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £20,500 - 1
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 West region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Python
2 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (44.64%) Django
4 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 21 (37.50%) TDD
6 20 (35.71%) REST
7 18 (32.14%) Java
8 17 (30.36%) C++
8 17 (30.36%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
9 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (23.21%) Microservices
10 13 (23.21%) Algorithms
10 13 (23.21%) HTML
11 12 (21.43%) Electronics
12 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
12 11 (19.64%) CSS
12 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (17.86%) HTTP
13 10 (17.86%) SAP
13 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
13 10 (17.86%) Finance
13 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
13 10 (17.86%) Programme Management
13 10 (17.86%) Selenium
13 10 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (17.86%) Marketing
13 10 (17.86%) Refactoring
14 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
14 9 (16.07%) jQuery

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 3 (5.36%) Drupal
1 3 (5.36%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) Skype
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.86%) Selenium
3 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.71%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) Robot Framework
General
1 12 (21.43%) Electronics
2 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 10 (17.86%) Marketing
2 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) Django
2 20 (35.71%) REST
3 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
4 13 (23.21%) HTML
5 11 (19.64%) CSS
6 9 (16.07%) D3.js
6 9 (16.07%) jQuery
6 9 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (12.50%) React
7 7 (12.50%) Web Services
8 6 (10.71%) .NET
8 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.71%) Flask
8 6 (10.71%) TensorFlow
9 5 (8.93%) Pandas
9 5 (8.93%) SOAP
10 3 (5.36%) JSON
10 3 (5.36%) Node.js
10 3 (5.36%) NumPy
11 2 (3.57%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Algorithms
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.71%) CUDA
3 6 (10.71%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.79%) Fintech
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.79%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 21 (37.50%) TDD
4 13 (23.21%) Microservices
5 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (17.86%) Programme Management
6 10 (17.86%) Refactoring
7 9 (16.07%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (16.07%) High Availability
8 8 (14.29%) Web Development
9 7 (12.50%) Machine Learning
9 7 (12.50%) OO
9 7 (12.50%) Scrum
9 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Biology
10 6 (10.71%) Gamification
10 6 (10.71%) Image Processing
10 6 (10.71%) SDLC
10 6 (10.71%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (32.14%) Java
3 17 (30.36%) C++
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) C
5 9 (16.07%) Go
6 8 (14.29%) PHP
7 6 (10.71%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) SQL
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) Elixir
9 1 (1.79%) Erlang
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) SAP
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) NVIDIA