Python Jobs with Work from Home Options

Python
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 14 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 3,801 6,837 10,703
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.25% 15.65% 16.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.56% 31.71% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,854 4,150 5,678
10th Percentile £41,988 £43,162 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £135,000 £116,250 £105,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.90% +3.57% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,790 21,563 39,115
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 40.81% 49.36% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11,462 15,813 24,016
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,620 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

Python
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Python trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Python.

Python salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Python
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Python over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Python salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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
1 317 (8.34%) Apache
2 298 (7.84%) Apache Airflow
3 228 (6.00%) ArcGIS
4 216 (5.68%) GeoServer
5 118 (3.10%) Apache Spark
6 51 (1.34%) SAS
7 35 (0.92%) Confluence
8 28 (0.74%) nginx
9 20 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.16%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.16%) WordPress
11 5 (0.13%) CMS
11 5 (0.13%) Ethereum
11 5 (0.13%) Hyperledger
11 5 (0.13%) IIS
11 5 (0.13%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.11%) Drupal
12 4 (0.11%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.079%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 66 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (1.24%) Simulink
3 12 (0.32%) SPSS
4 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.21%) GNU Octave
6 6 (0.16%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.11%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.053%) CANalyzer
8 2 (0.053%) EViews
8 2 (0.053%) LaTeX
8 2 (0.053%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.053%) Stata
9 1 (0.026%) Blender
9 1 (0.026%) CATIA
9 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.16%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.13%) Odoo
4 4 (0.11%) Salesforce CRM
5 3 (0.079%) Shopify
6 2 (0.053%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.053%) Primavera
6 2 (0.053%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.053%) Relativity
7 1 (0.026%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.026%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.026%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1,704 (44.83%) AWS
2 1,121 (29.49%) Azure
3 664 (17.47%) GCP
4 305 (8.02%) Serverless
5 289 (7.60%) Snowflake
6 287 (7.55%) dbt
7 263 (6.92%) Power Platform
8 218 (5.74%) Amazon S3
9 180 (4.74%) SaaS
10 178 (4.68%) GitHub
11 170 (4.47%) AWS Lambda
12 152 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
13 89 (2.34%) Azure Data Factory
14 73 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
15 71 (1.87%) Amazon EKS
16 68 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
17 66 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
18 62 (1.63%) PaaS
19 49 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 48 (1.26%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (3.79%) Firewall
2 90 (2.37%) VPN
3 88 (2.32%) Internet
4 82 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 77 (2.03%) DNS
6 67 (1.76%) SNMP
7 59 (1.55%) IPsec
8 56 (1.47%) Network Security
9 49 (1.29%) WAN
10 37 (0.97%) LAN
11 29 (0.76%) Wireless
12 24 (0.63%) HTTP
13 20 (0.53%) DHCP
13 20 (0.53%) MQTT
14 17 (0.45%) 5G
15 14 (0.37%) Wireshark
16 13 (0.34%) VSAN
17 11 (0.29%) SSL
17 11 (0.29%) tcpdump
18 10 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 299 (7.87%) Data Lake
3 246 (6.47%) GIS
4 242 (6.37%) Tableau
5 239 (6.29%) Power BI
6 221 (5.81%) Amazon Athena
7 218 (5.74%) QGIS
8 211 (5.55%) Data Warehouse
9 209 (5.50%) Dremio
10 203 (5.34%) Apache Arrow
11 197 (5.18%) SQL Server
12 174 (4.58%) Apache Ignite
13 170 (4.47%) Big Data
14 161 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
15 144 (3.79%) Relational Database
16 133 (3.50%) NoSQL
17 131 (3.45%) MongoDB
18 123 (3.24%) MySQL
19 99 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
20 89 (2.34%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 491 (12.92%) Git
2 240 (6.31%) Jenkins
3 145 (3.81%) GitLab
4 116 (3.05%) JIRA
5 36 (0.95%) JDeveloper
6 34 (0.89%) Maven
7 32 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 28 (0.74%) Subversion
9 25 (0.66%) Bitbucket
9 25 (0.66%) Selenium
10 23 (0.61%) Visual Studio
11 20 (0.53%) Cucumber
11 20 (0.53%) JUnit
12 19 (0.50%) Appium
12 19 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
13 17 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
14 15 (0.39%) Cypress.io
14 15 (0.39%) LabVIEW
15 13 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,180 (31.04%) Finance
2 813 (21.39%) Social Skills
3 425 (11.18%) Banking
4 424 (11.15%) Front Office
5 400 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
6 225 (5.92%) Retail
7 202 (5.31%) Investment Banking
8 151 (3.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 127 (3.34%) Marketing
10 120 (3.16%) Public Sector
11 117 (3.08%) Law
12 103 (2.71%) Back Office
13 102 (2.68%) Presentation Skills
14 95 (2.50%) Manufacturing
15 83 (2.18%) Electronics
16 82 (2.16%) Telecoms
17 78 (2.05%) Games
18 69 (1.82%) Legal
19 63 (1.66%) Tech for Good
20 50 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,055 (27.76%) Senior
2 974 (25.62%) Software Engineer
3 754 (19.84%) Developer
4 428 (11.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 403 (10.60%) Data Engineer
6 372 (9.79%) Lead
7 312 (8.21%) Analyst
8 294 (7.73%) Python Engineer
9 276 (7.26%) Python Developer
10 252 (6.63%) AWS Engineer
11 201 (5.29%) DevOps Engineer
12 185 (4.87%) Senior Developer
13 168 (4.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 158 (4.16%) Software Developer
15 145 (3.81%) Data Analyst
16 144 (3.79%) Python Software Engineer
17 123 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
18 114 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
19 112 (2.95%) Senior Data Engineer
20 108 (2.84%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (18.05%) React
2 376 (9.89%) .NET
3 297 (7.81%) CSS
4 259 (6.81%) Pandas
5 256 (6.74%) Node.js
6 236 (6.21%) gRPC
7 229 (6.02%) Protocol Buffers
8 219 (5.76%) AngularJS
8 219 (5.76%) Django
8 219 (5.76%) PostGIS
9 216 (5.68%) OpenLayers
10 215 (5.66%) Leaflet
11 212 (5.58%) .NET Core
12 198 (5.21%) NumPy
13 169 (4.45%) HTML
14 166 (4.37%) SciPy
15 146 (3.84%) Kafka
16 130 (3.42%) RESTful
17 127 (3.34%) Spring
18 117 (3.08%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 379 (9.97%) Hedge funds
2 343 (9.02%) Fixed Income
3 328 (8.63%) Derivative
4 282 (7.42%) Equities
5 242 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 207 (5.45%) Algorithms
7 189 (4.97%) Data Structures
8 130 (3.42%) IoT
9 111 (2.92%) Cloud Native
9 111 (2.92%) Data Centre
10 104 (2.74%) Product Ownership
11 84 (2.21%) Client/Server
12 75 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
13 69 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
14 58 (1.53%) Distributed Systems
15 55 (1.45%) Clustering
15 55 (1.45%) Public Cloud
16 51 (1.34%) Onboarding
17 48 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
18 47 (1.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 718 (18.89%) Linux
2 260 (6.84%) Windows
3 88 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 83 (2.18%) Unix
5 76 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
6 75 (1.97%) Ubuntu
7 56 (1.47%) Windows Server
8 54 (1.42%) Data ONTAP
9 51 (1.34%) CentOS
10 43 (1.13%) Android
11 28 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.39%) Debian
13 11 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (0.26%) AIX
14 10 (0.26%) FreeRTOS
14 10 (0.26%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.24%) Solaris
16 7 (0.18%) CoreOS
16 7 (0.18%) Kali Linux
16 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,472 (38.73%) Software Engineering
2 1,287 (33.86%) Agile
3 995 (26.18%) DevOps
4 883 (23.23%) Problem-Solving
5 642 (16.89%) Analytics
6 573 (15.07%) CI/CD
7 488 (12.84%) Actionable Insight
8 474 (12.47%) Asset Management
9 450 (11.84%) Machine Learning
10 419 (11.02%) Data Science
11 406 (10.68%) Artificial Intelligence
12 405 (10.66%) Mentoring
13 376 (9.89%) Investment Management
14 349 (9.18%) Full Stack Development
15 347 (9.13%) Computer Science
16 309 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
17 296 (7.79%) Data Engineering
18 293 (7.71%) Data Pipeline
19 282 (7.42%) ETL
20 281 (7.39%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1,170 (30.78%) SQL
2 1,083 (28.49%) JavaScript
3 908 (23.89%) Java
4 550 (14.47%) C#
5 478 (12.58%) TypeScript
6 402 (10.58%) Bash
7 303 (7.97%) C
8 249 (6.55%) C++
9 241 (6.34%) Go
10 232 (6.10%) R
11 230 (6.05%) PowerShell
12 159 (4.18%) Ruby
13 140 (3.68%) Perl
14 88 (2.32%) Embedded C
14 88 (2.32%) Scala
15 83 (2.18%) Rust
16 62 (1.63%) PHP
17 60 (1.58%) T-SQL
18 57 (1.50%) Kotlin
19 41 (1.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 701 (18.44%) Degree
2 576 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 395 (10.39%) SC Cleared
4 183 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 155 (4.08%) Master's Degree
6 124 (3.26%) DBS Check
7 75 (1.97%) PhD
8 58 (1.53%) DV Cleared
9 52 (1.37%) AWS Certification
10 46 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
11 33 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
12 26 (0.68%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 25 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (0.58%) CISSP
16 20 (0.53%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
17 16 (0.42%) Azure Certification
17 16 (0.42%) CEH
18 15 (0.39%) SANS
19 13 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (5.21%) Data Quality
2 173 (4.55%) QA
3 39 (1.03%) Accessibility
4 29 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (0.74%) NIST
6 21 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.50%) GDPR
8 9 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
8 9 (0.24%) CRD IV
8 9 (0.24%) PMO
9 7 (0.18%) IFRS
9 7 (0.18%) IFRS 9
10 6 (0.16%) SLA
11 5 (0.13%) NCSC
12 4 (0.11%) COBIT
12 4 (0.11%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.079%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.053%) Disclosure Scotland
14 2 (0.053%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 544 (14.31%) Docker
2 102 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.58%) Active Directory
4 40 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
5 39 (1.03%) Firmware
6 37 (0.97%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.63%) Embedded Firmware
8 19 (0.50%) vSphere
9 16 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.39%) NFS
11 14 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (0.26%) pfSense
13 4 (0.11%) Ceph
13 4 (0.11%) KVM
14 3 (0.079%) Gluster
14 3 (0.079%) OpenSIPS
14 3 (0.079%) oVirt
15 2 (0.053%) HDFS
16 1 (0.026%) Slurm Workload Manager
16 1 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 535 (14.08%) Kubernetes
2 451 (11.87%) Terraform
3 314 (8.26%) Ansible
4 130 (3.42%) Prometheus
5 107 (2.82%) Puppet
6 78 (2.05%) Grafana
6 78 (2.05%) vCenter Server
7 57 (1.50%) Progress Chef
8 21 (0.55%) Nmap
9 18 (0.47%) Salt
10 16 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 16 (0.42%) ZABBIX
11 15 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
11 15 (0.39%) Packer
12 14 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
13 12 (0.32%) Kibana
14 11 (0.29%) HAProxy
14 11 (0.29%) Nagios
15 10 (0.26%) Graphite
15 10 (0.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 250 (6.58%) Databricks
2 247 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 229 (6.02%) Google
4 219 (5.76%) ESRI
5 161 (4.24%) Oracle
6 136 (3.58%) VMware
7 106 (2.79%) Red Hat
8 58 (1.53%) SAP
9 54 (1.42%) NetApp
9 54 (1.42%) Palo Alto
9 54 (1.42%) SolidFire
10 38 (1.00%) Bloomberg
11 30 (0.79%) Splunk
12 29 (0.76%) Dell
12 29 (0.76%) Micro Focus
13 25 (0.66%) Salesforce
14 23 (0.61%) Xilinx
15 21 (0.55%) NVIDIA
16 18 (0.47%) Alteryx
17 17 (0.45%) Qualys