The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Python Developer
Rank 854 839 855
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 38 75 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.064% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.068% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 37 70 42
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £39,750 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Python Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 38 £65,000 +13.04% 9
London 0 31 £70,000 +16.66% 8
City of London +39 12 £57,500 -24.59%
South West -20 3 £65,000 +73.33% 1
South East - 3 £65,000 -
Surrey - 3 £65,000 -
Bristol - 2 £65,000 -
Dorset - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
Poole - 1 £32,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Python Developer in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Python
2 45 (57.69%) Django
3 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.62%) Git (software)
5 25 (32.05%) Linux
6 21 (26.92%) DevOps
7 18 (23.08%) Ansible
7 18 (23.08%) MySQL
7 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 17 (21.79%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (21.79%) Docker
9 16 (20.51%) TDD
9 16 (20.51%) Open Source
9 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
10 15 (19.23%) Degree
11 13 (16.67%) HTML
11 13 (16.67%) REST
11 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 13 (16.67%) Flask
12 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (15.38%) CSS
13 11 (14.10%) XML
13 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
13 11 (14.10%) Microservices
14 10 (12.82%) Splunk
14 10 (12.82%) GitHub
14 10 (12.82%) Mercurial
14 10 (12.82%) SQL
14 10 (12.82%) JSON
15 9 (11.54%) Computer Science

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.13%) nginx
4 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.28%) IPython
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.82%) GitHub
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) AMQP
2 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.56%) SSL
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) MySQL
2 17 (21.79%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.26%) Redis
6 4 (5.13%) Big Data
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.82%) Mercurial
4 6 (7.69%) Subversion
5 4 (5.13%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.13%) Grunt
6 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (10.26%) Law
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Front Office
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (57.69%) Django
2 13 (16.67%) HTML
2 13 (16.67%) REST
2 13 (16.67%) Flask
3 12 (15.38%) CSS
4 11 (14.10%) XML
5 10 (12.82%) JSON
6 9 (11.54%) SciPy
6 9 (11.54%) NumPy
7 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.26%) Web Services
8 6 (7.69%) RESTful
9 5 (6.41%) SQLAlchemy
9 5 (6.41%) Celery
10 4 (5.13%) LESS
10 4 (5.13%) CSS3
10 4 (5.13%) Laravel
10 4 (5.13%) HTML5
10 4 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (5.13%) GIS
4 4 (5.13%) Social Network
4 4 (5.13%) Social Media
5 3 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.28%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) DevOps
3 16 (20.51%) Open Source
3 16 (20.51%) TDD
4 11 (14.10%) Microservices
5 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.97%) Scrum
6 7 (8.97%) Statistical Analysis
6 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.41%) BDD
8 5 (6.41%) OO
8 5 (6.41%) SOA
9 4 (5.13%) SEO
9 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Active Record
9 4 (5.13%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.13%) OO PHP
10 3 (3.85%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.82%) SQL
4 9 (11.54%) PHP
4 9 (11.54%) Java
5 7 (8.97%) C++
6 6 (7.69%) C
7 4 (5.13%) Ruby
8 3 (3.85%) C#
8 3 (3.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.28%) Cython
9 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PhD
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Ansible
2 8 (10.26%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Splunk
2 3 (3.85%) Google
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