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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Python Developer
Rank 834 828 881
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 62 53 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.050% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.053% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 15
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%

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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 20 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 17 September 2014. 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
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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 -27 60 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London 0 48 £55,000 -31.25% 4
Bath - 9 £50,000 - 1
Somerset - 9 £50,000 - 1
South West - 9 £50,000 - 1
City of London +8 3 £77,500 +29.16%
North West -15 2 £32,000 -20.00%
Chester -2 1 - -
Cheshire -11 1 - -
Leeds -28 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -30 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -31 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Hull - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £32,000 -
Selby - 1 £45,000 -
York - 1 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Python
2 97 (65.99%) Django
3 92 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (51.70%) Linux
5 53 (36.05%) TDD
6 50 (34.01%) Java
7 45 (30.61%) Flask
8 44 (29.93%) JavaScript
9 42 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
9 42 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 41 (27.89%) C++
11 38 (25.85%) MySQL
12 33 (22.45%) SQL
13 31 (21.09%) jQuery
14 27 (18.37%) AngularJS
15 26 (17.69%) Software Engineering
15 26 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (17.01%) Degree
16 25 (17.01%) Leaflet
16 25 (17.01%) TypeScript
17 24 (16.33%) OO
18 23 (15.65%) Pandas
19 22 (14.97%) Finance
19 22 (14.97%) Apple iOS
19 22 (14.97%) Mentoring
20 20 (13.61%) Risk Management
21 19 (12.93%) C#
22 18 (12.24%) HTML
22 18 (12.24%) PHP
22 18 (12.24%) Web Services

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 18 (12.24%) nginx
2 13 (8.84%) Gunicorn
3 9 (6.12%) Apache
4 5 (3.40%) SAS
4 5 (3.40%) Node.js
5 4 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.04%) uWSGI
6 3 (2.04%) Zope
6 3 (2.04%) Plone
7 2 (1.36%) CMS
7 2 (1.36%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.08%) SaaS
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.36%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.36%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.36%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.36%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) GSM
2 3 (2.04%) SMS
3 2 (1.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (25.85%) MySQL
3 15 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.12%) Data Mining
5 9 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.08%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.08%) Redis
7 6 (4.08%) Big Data
8 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.36%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.04%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.36%) Grunt
3 2 (1.36%) Emacs
3 2 (1.36%) Bower
4 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (14.97%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Marketing
3 9 (6.12%) Advertising
4 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (65.99%) Django
2 45 (30.61%) Flask
3 31 (21.09%) jQuery
4 27 (18.37%) AngularJS
5 25 (17.01%) Leaflet
6 23 (15.65%) Pandas
7 18 (12.24%) HTML
7 18 (12.24%) Web Services
8 14 (9.52%) SciPy
8 14 (9.52%) NumPy
9 12 (8.16%) RESTful
10 11 (7.48%) JSON
11 10 (6.80%) Ajax
12 9 (6.12%) CSS
13 8 (5.44%) Natural Language Processing
14 7 (4.76%) HTML5
15 6 (4.08%) .NET
16 4 (2.72%) Memcached
16 4 (2.72%) ZeroMQ
16 4 (2.72%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) GIS
2 12 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.16%) Hedge funds
3 9 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.12%) Open Source
4 8 (5.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (5.44%) Digital Media
4 8 (5.44%) Derivative
4 8 (5.44%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.04%) Social Network
5 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.04%) Social Media
6 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.36%) Physics
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.68%) BBC
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 76 (51.70%) Linux
2 22 (14.97%) Apple iOS
3 12 (8.16%) Windows
4 8 (5.44%) Android
5 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.05%) TDD
3 26 (17.69%) Software Engineering
3 26 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (16.33%) OO
5 22 (14.97%) Mentoring
6 20 (13.61%) Risk Management
7 17 (11.56%) Scrum
8 16 (10.88%) Unit Testing
9 15 (10.20%) Multithreading
10 13 (8.84%) OOD
11 12 (8.16%) Automated Testing
11 12 (8.16%) Numerical Analysis
11 12 (8.16%) Statistical Modelling
12 11 (7.48%) SOA
13 10 (6.80%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.12%) Analytics
15 8 (5.44%) ETL
15 8 (5.44%) Customer Engagement
16 7 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) Python
2 50 (34.01%) Java
3 44 (29.93%) JavaScript
4 41 (27.89%) C++
5 33 (22.45%) SQL
6 25 (17.01%) TypeScript
7 19 (12.93%) C#
8 18 (12.24%) PHP
9 16 (10.88%) C
10 11 (7.48%) Perl
11 10 (6.80%) Ruby
12 6 (4.08%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 25 (17.01%) Degree
2 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (3.40%) Rackspace
2 3 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle
3 1 (0.68%) SAP
3 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
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