Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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 West
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 325 334
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 16 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 25
South West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,875 £68,800
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 10,327 9,858 10,989
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 96.66% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,564 8,201 9,239
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Python Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Software Engineer in the South West

Python Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Python Software Engineer in the South West

Python Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Software Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Python Software Engineer in the South West

Python Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 April 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 +3 12 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Dorset - 2 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +27 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Python Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Python Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Python Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
3 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Scala
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (43.75%) Performance Testing
6 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
6 7 (43.75%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Docker
6 7 (43.75%) Microservices
6 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
6 7 (43.75%) User Experience
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (37.50%) BigQuery
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (37.50%) DevOps
7 6 (37.50%) Atlassian
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (37.50%) Coaching
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (37.50%) SOLID
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon Athena

Python Software Engineer 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 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
2 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon Athena
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (37.50%) BigQuery
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Digital TV
2 1 (6.25%) Media Streaming
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Coaching
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 6 (37.50%) SOLID
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Scala
5 6 (37.50%) C
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) Java 8
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) VMware