Python Jobs in the UK excluding London

Python
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 21 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 4,424 9,138 7,739
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.35% 14.60% 11.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.67% 33.67% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,663 3,283 4,121
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £44,250 £46,250 £44,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £89,427 £83,750
UK median annual salary £69,500 £70,900 £70,000
% change year-on-year -1.97% +1.29% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 18,687 27,138 31,851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 35.28% 43.36% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14,208 15,270 21,686
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,875 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,248 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the UK excluding London

Python
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Python in the UK excluding London

Python
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Python in the UK excluding London

Python
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
South East -10 930 £60,000 - 329
Scotland -2 874 £55,000 -15.38% 134
North of England -21 870 £55,000 -12.00% 354
South West -5 806 £59,526 +0.73% 206
North West -15 525 £55,000 -9.84% 205
Midlands -27 439 £53,500 -6.96% 179
East of England -12 360 £62,500 - 215
Yorkshire -22 290 £55,000 -14.98% 119
West Midlands -34 264 £55,000 -8.33% 117
East Midlands -20 178 £50,000 -13.04% 61
Wales -19 101 £51,528 -6.31% 41
Northern Ireland +4 60 £75,400 +25.67% 36
North East -31 58 £55,000 -15.38% 32
Isle of Man - 8 £60,000 -
Python
UK

Python
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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
1 243 (5.49%) Apache Spark
2 175 (3.96%) ArcGIS
3 163 (3.68%) GeoServer
4 103 (2.33%) Apache
5 96 (2.17%) Apache Airflow
6 69 (1.56%) SAS
7 28 (0.63%) Confluence
8 25 (0.57%) Jupyter
9 21 (0.47%) Microsoft Exchange
9 21 (0.47%) OpenStack
10 20 (0.45%) Camunda
11 13 (0.29%) nginx
12 9 (0.20%) WordPress
13 8 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.16%) CMS
14 7 (0.16%) Drupal
14 7 (0.16%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.14%) IIS
15 6 (0.14%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.068%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 87 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (1.42%) Simulink
3 25 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (0.57%) Stateflow
4 15 (0.34%) SPSS
5 13 (0.29%) CANalyzer
6 10 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.14%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.11%) Doxygen
9 3 (0.068%) GNU Octave
9 3 (0.068%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.045%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.045%) EViews
10 2 (0.045%) LaTeX
10 2 (0.045%) Mathcad
10 2 (0.045%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.090%) ProductWriter
3 3 (0.068%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.068%) Shopify
4 2 (0.045%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.045%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.023%) FastStats
5 1 (0.023%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.023%) Odoo
5 1 (0.023%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,621 (36.64%) AWS
2 1,197 (27.06%) Azure
3 387 (8.75%) GCP
4 345 (7.80%) Serverless
5 268 (6.06%) Power Platform
6 229 (5.18%) SaaS
7 194 (4.39%) Azure DevOps
8 154 (3.48%) OpenShift
9 150 (3.39%) GitHub
10 133 (3.01%) Amazon S3
11 121 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
12 107 (2.42%) Snowflake
13 93 (2.10%) PaaS
14 88 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
15 86 (1.94%) Amazon EKS
16 78 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
17 69 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
18 61 (1.38%) Amazon ECS
19 59 (1.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
20 58 (1.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (3.71%) TCP/IP
2 144 (3.25%) DNS
3 133 (3.01%) HTTP
4 121 (2.74%) Firewall
5 104 (2.35%) DHCP
6 93 (2.10%) WAN
7 81 (1.83%) Wireless
8 74 (1.67%) LAN
9 58 (1.31%) Network Security
10 51 (1.15%) 5G
11 47 (1.06%) Internet
12 45 (1.02%) Bluetooth
13 40 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (0.88%) VPN
15 34 (0.77%) LTE
16 26 (0.59%) Ethernet
17 25 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
18 24 (0.54%) GSM
19 22 (0.50%) ISDN
19 22 (0.50%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
2 278 (6.28%) Big Data
3 273 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 264 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 247 (5.58%) Power BI
6 236 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
7 198 (4.48%) Relational Database
8 185 (4.18%) GIS
9 163 (3.68%) Data Lake
10 158 (3.57%) QGIS
11 148 (3.35%) Tableau
12 133 (3.01%) MongoDB
13 123 (2.78%) Hadoop
14 110 (2.49%) MySQL
15 107 (2.42%) Oracle Database
16 106 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
17 86 (1.94%) RDBMS
18 75 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
19 73 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
20 70 (1.58%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 580 (13.11%) Git
2 352 (7.96%) Jenkins
3 159 (3.59%) JIRA
4 130 (2.94%) GitLab
5 90 (2.03%) LabVIEW
6 68 (1.54%) Maven
7 53 (1.20%) Selenium
8 41 (0.93%) Bitbucket Server
9 40 (0.90%) Subversion
10 36 (0.81%) Visual Studio
11 34 (0.77%) CircleCI
12 33 (0.75%) Gradle
13 31 (0.70%) Cucumber
14 30 (0.68%) JDeveloper
15 28 (0.63%) Cypress.io
16 26 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
16 26 (0.59%) SonarQube
17 24 (0.54%) Travis CI
18 23 (0.52%) Artifactory
19 22 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1,113 (25.16%) Finance
2 821 (18.56%) Social Skills
3 744 (16.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 598 (13.52%) Law
5 523 (11.82%) Marketing
6 441 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
7 276 (6.24%) Banking
8 195 (4.41%) Legal
9 192 (4.34%) Public Sector
10 179 (4.05%) Manufacturing
11 178 (4.02%) Aerospace
12 176 (3.98%) Electronics
13 167 (3.77%) Retail
14 123 (2.78%) Telecoms
15 110 (2.49%) Games
16 99 (2.24%) Presentation Skills
17 91 (2.06%) Financial Institution
18 75 (1.70%) Automotive
19 59 (1.33%) Police
20 53 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,328 (30.02%) Software Engineer
2 938 (21.20%) Senior
3 599 (13.54%) Developer
4 486 (10.99%) Data Engineer
5 434 (9.81%) Lead
6 326 (7.37%) Senior Software Engineer
7 316 (7.14%) Python Engineer
8 242 (5.47%) Analyst
9 231 (5.22%) Python Software Engineer
10 221 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 180 (4.07%) Lead Software Engineer
12 173 (3.91%) AWS Engineer
13 165 (3.73%) Data Scientist
14 162 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 150 (3.39%) Software Developer
16 148 (3.35%) Java Engineer
17 136 (3.07%) Java Software Engineer
18 131 (2.96%) Cloud Engineer
19 123 (2.78%) Architect
20 112 (2.53%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 713 (16.12%) React
2 320 (7.23%) Node.js
3 304 (6.87%) CSS
4 303 (6.85%) .NET
5 271 (6.13%) AngularJS
6 268 (6.06%) HTML
7 245 (5.54%) Spring
8 170 (3.84%) PostGIS
8 170 (3.84%) REST
9 163 (3.68%) OpenLayers
10 162 (3.66%) Leaflet
11 156 (3.53%) .NET Core
12 149 (3.37%) Django
13 148 (3.35%) Kafka
14 132 (2.98%) PySpark
15 125 (2.83%) Spring Boot
16 111 (2.51%) JSON
17 97 (2.19%) XML
18 96 (2.17%) Pandas
19 94 (2.12%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 554 (12.52%) Algorithms
2 267 (6.04%) Cloud Native
3 194 (4.39%) Data Structures
4 188 (4.25%) Public Cloud
5 162 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 133 (3.01%) IoT
7 124 (2.80%) Product Ownership
8 102 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 90 (2.03%) Onboarding
10 79 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
11 75 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
12 67 (1.51%) Cyberattack
13 61 (1.38%) Distributed Systems
14 59 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
15 57 (1.29%) Raspberry Pi
16 56 (1.27%) Arduino
17 49 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
18 47 (1.06%) Data Centre
19 41 (0.93%) Verilog
20 37 (0.84%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 990 (22.38%) Linux
2 446 (10.08%) Windows
3 182 (4.11%) Unix
4 162 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 69 (1.56%) Ubuntu
7 68 (1.54%) Android
8 60 (1.36%) CentOS
9 52 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 40 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
11 29 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 24 (0.54%) Debian
13 20 (0.45%) CoreOS
14 13 (0.29%) FreeRTOS
14 13 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.25%) SUSE
15 11 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
16 5 (0.11%) Solaris
17 4 (0.090%) FreeBSD
17 4 (0.090%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,726 (39.01%) Software Engineering
2 1,664 (37.61%) Agile
3 1,092 (24.68%) DevOps
4 1,055 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
5 967 (21.86%) CI/CD
6 889 (20.09%) Machine Learning
7 740 (16.73%) Artificial Intelligence
8 659 (14.90%) SDLC
9 596 (13.47%) Actionable Insight
10 552 (12.48%) Computer Science
11 488 (11.03%) Analytics
12 483 (10.92%) Microservices
13 462 (10.44%) Visualisation
14 449 (10.15%) Operational Stability
15 423 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
16 415 (9.38%) Mentoring
17 400 (9.04%) Data Science
18 376 (8.50%) ETL
19 351 (7.93%) Community of Practice
19 351 (7.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,425 (32.21%) Java
2 1,288 (29.11%) SQL
3 1,027 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 670 (15.14%) Bash
5 623 (14.08%) C#
6 473 (10.69%) PowerShell
7 406 (9.18%) C
8 323 (7.30%) C++
9 267 (6.04%) Go
10 244 (5.52%) Ruby
11 221 (5.00%) Perl
12 199 (4.50%) R
13 192 (4.34%) TypeScript
14 135 (3.05%) PHP
15 127 (2.87%) MATLAB
16 111 (2.51%) Scala
17 102 (2.31%) Rust
18 89 (2.01%) PL/SQL
19 88 (1.99%) Embedded C
19 88 (1.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 955 (21.59%) Security Cleared
2 942 (21.29%) Degree
3 547 (12.36%) SC Cleared
4 295 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 283 (6.40%) DV Cleared
6 176 (3.98%) Master's Degree
7 145 (3.28%) PhD
8 106 (2.40%) AWS Certification
9 62 (1.40%) HNC
10 56 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 50 (1.13%) Azure Certification
12 39 (0.88%) CCNA
13 38 (0.86%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 35 (0.79%) HND
15 25 (0.57%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
16 23 (0.52%) AWS Certified Developer
17 22 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
18 20 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
19 19 (0.43%) CCNP
20 18 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (5.31%) QA
2 168 (3.80%) Data Quality
3 50 (1.13%) Accessibility
4 32 (0.72%) SLA
5 24 (0.54%) MISRA
6 21 (0.47%) ISO 26262
7 20 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.38%) CRD IV
9 15 (0.34%) IFRS
9 15 (0.34%) IFRS 9
10 14 (0.32%) Automotive SPICE
10 14 (0.32%) AUTOSAR
11 13 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
12 12 (0.27%) GDPR
12 12 (0.27%) ISO 13485
13 10 (0.23%) NIST
14 9 (0.20%) NCSC
15 8 (0.18%) IEC 62304
15 8 (0.18%) ISO 9001
15 8 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 590 (13.34%) Docker
2 197 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (2.87%) Active Directory
4 126 (2.85%) Hyper-V
5 85 (1.92%) Firmware
6 62 (1.40%) HDFS
7 35 (0.79%) Embedded Firmware
8 25 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.29%) vSphere
10 12 (0.27%) NFS
11 9 (0.20%) VMware NSX
12 8 (0.18%) KVM
13 7 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.14%) pfSense
15 4 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.068%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 3 (0.068%) Lustre
16 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
17 2 (0.045%) Kamailio
17 2 (0.045%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 671 (15.17%) Kubernetes
2 462 (10.44%) Terraform
3 400 (9.04%) Ansible
4 210 (4.75%) Puppet
5 59 (1.33%) Grafana
6 51 (1.15%) Progress Chef
7 42 (0.95%) Prometheus
8 17 (0.38%) Istio
8 17 (0.38%) WMI
9 16 (0.36%) Packer
10 15 (0.34%) Kustomize
10 15 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
10 15 (0.34%) Nessus
11 13 (0.29%) HAProxy
11 13 (0.29%) ZABBIX
12 11 (0.25%) Fluentd
12 11 (0.25%) logstash
13 10 (0.23%) Nagios
13 10 (0.23%) Nmap
13 10 (0.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 316 (7.14%) Oracle
2 298 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 282 (6.37%) Databricks
4 234 (5.29%) VMware
5 173 (3.91%) Google
6 171 (3.87%) Red Hat
7 167 (3.77%) ESRI
8 84 (1.90%) Splunk
9 72 (1.63%) Cisco
10 67 (1.51%) Informatica
11 65 (1.47%) SAP
12 59 (1.33%) IBM
13 54 (1.22%) Cloudera
14 50 (1.13%) Alteryx
15 29 (0.66%) Dell
16 27 (0.61%) Atlassian
16 27 (0.61%) Pega
17 23 (0.52%) NVIDIA
17 23 (0.52%) YouTube
18 22 (0.50%) Salesforce