Frequently asked questions
What does a python developer do?
Python developers use the Python programming language to write code, create applications and websites for their employer. They also use it to debug projects. They connect applications with other third-party web services, manage the exchange of data between the users and the server, integrate the front-end elements built by the other developers. They also use Python as a data analysis tool.
As with many programming positions, the job specifics vary according to the needs of the employer.
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a python developer?
If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a python developer, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.
What is the career outlook for python developers?
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projected 21% growth in employment for software developers from 2018 to 2028 and 13% job growth in the category of web developers from 2016 to 2026, which is much faster than average for all occupations.