The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 350 449
Rank change year-on-year +23 +99  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 848 865 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 0.88% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.91% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 780 787 600
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in the UK

Python Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in the UK

Python Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in the UK

Python Developer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 800 £57,500 +9.52% 128
London +7 525 £65,000 +13.04% 89
UK excluding London +35 320 £45,000 +12.50% 44
South East +13 98 £45,000 - 12
North of England -12 59 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Scotland +34 45 £45,000 +52.54% 4
East of England +13 43 £45,000 -5.26% 9
South West -9 40 £40,000 - 6
Midlands +34 34 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Wales - 1 £55,000 -

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 1614 (100.00%) Python
2 672 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
3 584 (36.18%) JavaScript
4 540 (33.46%) Django
5 509 (31.54%) Java
6 463 (28.69%) Finance
7 443 (27.45%) Linux
8 406 (25.15%) TDD
9 346 (21.44%) SQL
10 307 (19.02%) Git (software)
11 302 (18.71%) HTML
12 291 (18.03%) C++
13 286 (17.72%) Flask
14 274 (16.98%) CSS
15 273 (16.91%) Software Engineering
16 244 (15.12%) Degree
17 234 (14.50%) OO
18 224 (13.88%) C#
19 223 (13.82%) AngularJS
20 220 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
21 205 (12.70%) Scrum
22 203 (12.58%) MySQL
23 197 (12.21%) PostgreSQL
24 177 (10.97%) NoSQL
25 176 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
26 175 (10.84%) Web Development
27 171 (10.59%) Machine Learning
28 170 (10.53%) DevOps
29 168 (10.41%) MongoDB
30 167 (10.35%) Computer Science

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 61 (3.78%) Apache Spark
2 56 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (2.66%) nginx
4 28 (1.73%) Apache
5 24 (1.49%) Tornado
6 22 (1.36%) Confluence
6 22 (1.36%) uWSGI
7 15 (0.93%) Apache Solr
8 11 (0.68%) CMS
9 8 (0.50%) CloudStack
10 7 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.37%) IPython
12 5 (0.31%) Drupal
12 5 (0.31%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.25%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.19%) JBoss
14 3 (0.19%) SAS
14 3 (0.19%) WordPress
15 2 (0.12%) ArcGIS
15 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.12%) HipChat
6 1 (0.062%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.19%) Odoo
3 2 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
3 2 (0.12%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.12%) Summit
4 1 (0.062%) Capstone
4 1 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.062%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 220 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.47%) GitHub
3 37 (2.29%) SaaS
4 36 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 29 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.93%) PaaS
8 13 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (0.81%) Heroku
9 11 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
11 8 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.37%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.37%) Slack
13 4 (0.25%) Loggly
14 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.062%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.062%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.062%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.66%) HTTP
2 20 (1.24%) Internet
3 7 (0.43%) Firewall
4 6 (0.37%) DNS
5 5 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.25%) LDAP
6 4 (0.25%) VPN
7 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.12%) ICMP
7 2 (0.12%) IPv4
7 2 (0.12%) IPv6
7 2 (0.12%) Skype
7 2 (0.12%) SSL
7 2 (0.12%) Wireless
8 1 (0.062%) AMQP
8 1 (0.062%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.062%) IMAP
8 1 (0.062%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.062%) SSH
8 1 (0.062%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (12.58%) MySQL
2 197 (12.21%) PostgreSQL
3 177 (10.97%) NoSQL
4 168 (10.41%) MongoDB
5 167 (10.35%) Big Data
6 125 (7.74%) Relational Database
7 78 (4.83%) SQL Server
8 56 (3.47%) Hadoop
9 55 (3.41%) Redis
10 49 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 42 (2.60%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (1.05%) Apache Hive
13 17 (1.05%) Riak
14 16 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
18 10 (0.62%) Data Mining
19 9 (0.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 307 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 88 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 72 (4.46%) JIRA
4 41 (2.54%) Subversion
5 33 (2.04%) Selenium
6 31 (1.92%) Maven
7 27 (1.67%) GitLab
8 25 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (1.55%) Bitbucket
8 25 (1.55%) Gradle
9 22 (1.36%) Mercurial
10 15 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (0.87%) git-flow
12 13 (0.81%) Vagrant
13 12 (0.74%) Android Studio
13 12 (0.74%) Ant
14 10 (0.62%) Hudson
15 9 (0.56%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
16 5 (0.31%) gulp
General
1 463 (28.69%) Finance
2 143 (8.86%) Banking
3 109 (6.75%) Marketing
4 89 (5.51%) Investment Banking
5 74 (4.58%) Front Office
6 57 (3.53%) Financial Institution
7 52 (3.22%) Telecoms
8 46 (2.85%) Retail
9 32 (1.98%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.92%) Electronics
11 28 (1.73%) Games
12 21 (1.30%) Advertising
13 19 (1.18%) Publishing
14 8 (0.50%) Legal
15 6 (0.37%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.31%) Back Office
17 4 (0.25%) Billing
17 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.19%) Law
19 2 (0.12%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 540 (33.46%) Django
2 302 (18.71%) HTML
3 286 (17.72%) Flask
4 274 (16.98%) CSS
5 223 (13.82%) AngularJS
6 133 (8.24%) Web Services
7 128 (7.93%) Node.js
8 126 (7.81%) RESTful
9 125 (7.74%) REST
10 111 (6.88%) .NET
11 102 (6.32%) HTML5
12 88 (5.45%) Celery
13 87 (5.39%) jQuery
13 87 (5.39%) React
14 79 (4.89%) CSS3
15 74 (4.58%) NumPy
16 73 (4.52%) Pandas
17 66 (4.09%) JSON
18 63 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
19 61 (3.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 167 (10.35%) Computer Science
2 127 (7.87%) Algorithms
3 121 (7.50%) Fintech
4 110 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
5 87 (5.39%) Data Structures
6 84 (5.20%) Mobile App
7 76 (4.71%) Hedge funds
8 70 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
9 55 (3.41%) User Experience
10 30 (1.86%) Client/Server
11 28 (1.73%) Derivative
12 26 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 25 (1.55%) Robotics
14 23 (1.43%) Social Media
15 20 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (1.24%) Equities
16 17 (1.05%) Fixed Income
17 15 (0.93%) Blog
18 13 (0.81%) Market Risk
18 13 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 443 (27.45%) Linux
2 58 (3.59%) Windows
3 54 (3.35%) Unix
4 45 (2.79%) Android
5 38 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 34 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 22 (1.36%) Debian
8 4 (0.25%) CentOS
8 4 (0.25%) Fedora
9 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.062%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
2 406 (25.15%) TDD
3 273 (16.91%) Software Engineering
4 234 (14.50%) OO
5 205 (12.70%) Scrum
6 176 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
7 175 (10.84%) Web Development
8 171 (10.59%) Machine Learning
9 170 (10.53%) DevOps
10 160 (9.91%) BDD
11 128 (7.93%) Microservices
12 124 (7.68%) Mathematics
13 122 (7.56%) Test Automation
14 119 (7.37%) Analytics
15 113 (7.00%) Open Source
15 113 (7.00%) SDLC
16 96 (5.95%) MVC
17 94 (5.82%) Unit Testing
18 80 (4.96%) E-Commerce
19 68 (4.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1614 (100.00%) Python
2 584 (36.18%) JavaScript
3 509 (31.54%) Java
4 346 (21.44%) SQL
5 291 (18.03%) C++
6 224 (13.88%) C#
7 137 (8.49%) Ruby
8 126 (7.81%) PHP
9 107 (6.63%) Go
10 82 (5.08%) Scala
11 80 (4.96%) C
12 36 (2.23%) VBA
13 35 (2.17%) Perl
14 26 (1.61%) R
15 21 (1.30%) Clojure
16 17 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 15 (0.93%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.62%) Haskell
18 10 (0.62%) T-SQL
19 9 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 244 (15.12%) Degree
2 63 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (2.91%) PhD
4 7 (0.43%) Master's Degree
4 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.31%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.12%) CCA
7 2 (0.12%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.12%) MCSA
7 2 (0.12%) MCSD
8 1 (0.062%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.062%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (5.14%) QA
2 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.25%) GCP
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.062%) MiFID
System Software
1 166 (10.29%) Docker
2 5 (0.31%) Varnish
3 3 (0.19%) HDFS
4 2 (0.12%) Firmware
5 1 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 69 (4.28%) Ansible
2 40 (2.48%) Kubernetes
3 39 (2.42%) Puppet
4 13 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.50%) Oozie
6 4 (0.25%) Grafana
6 4 (0.25%) Terraform
7 3 (0.19%) Marathon
8 2 (0.12%) Kibana
8 2 (0.12%) logstash
8 2 (0.12%) Salt
9 1 (0.062%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.062%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.062%) Mesos
Vendors
1 74 (4.58%) Oracle
2 53 (3.28%) Google
3 36 (2.23%) SAP
4 13 (0.81%) Facebook
4 13 (0.81%) Microsoft
4 13 (0.81%) Sybase
5 11 (0.68%) Orchard
5 11 (0.68%) Reuters
6 10 (0.62%) Bloomberg
6 10 (0.62%) SaltStack
6 10 (0.62%) Twitter
7 8 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 7 (0.43%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.37%) Splunk
9 6 (0.37%) Yahoo!
10 5 (0.31%) Apiary
10 5 (0.31%) Apigee
11 4 (0.25%) MEDITECH
11 4 (0.25%) New Relic
11 4 (0.25%) Tableau
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus inc remote working
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Londonderry, County Londonderry
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus 10 to 20%
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + Startup benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Pension Healthcare,Full Package+Top Prospects B
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 6% Equity + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stafffinders
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, private medical and more
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Posted: 3 days ago