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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Python Developer
Rank 851 916 902
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 97 69 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.061% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.064% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 88 59 89
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 23 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 1 May 2016. 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 +67 95 £60,000 - 23
London +52 70 £60,000 -4.00% 16
City of London +82 23 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West Midlands -16 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East +16 8 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Coventry - 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +11 5 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 -
Reading +21 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire +20 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Oxfordshire - 4 £60,000 - 3
Oxford - 3 £60,000 - 3
Scotland -2 2 - -
Warwickshire -10 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Warwick -26 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Manchester - 2 £32,000 -
Brentford - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £32,000 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
East of England +3 1 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Cambridge -3 1 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Westminster - 1 £57,500 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Python
2 72 (44.72%) Django
3 69 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (32.92%) JavaScript
5 47 (29.19%) Linux
6 44 (27.33%) SQL
7 43 (26.71%) HTML
8 42 (26.09%) Degree
9 41 (25.47%) CSS
10 38 (23.60%) TDD
11 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
12 35 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
13 34 (21.12%) NoSQL
14 30 (18.63%) AngularJS
15 29 (18.01%) MySQL
16 25 (15.53%) Software Engineering
17 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
17 24 (14.91%) C++
18 22 (13.66%) Finance
18 22 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (13.04%) RESTful
19 21 (13.04%) Flask
20 20 (12.42%) Big Data
20 20 (12.42%) Scrum
20 20 (12.42%) Web Services
21 19 (11.80%) jQuery
22 18 (11.18%) REST
22 18 (11.18%) OO
23 17 (10.56%) XML
23 17 (10.56%) OOP

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (4.35%) CMS
2 5 (3.11%) Apache
3 3 (1.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.86%) Node.js
4 1 (0.62%) Drupal
4 1 (0.62%) nginx
4 1 (0.62%) Tornado
4 1 (0.62%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.24%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) GitHub
4 1 (0.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.97%) HTTP
1 8 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.35%) DHCP
2 7 (4.35%) DNS
3 6 (3.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (21.12%) NoSQL
3 29 (18.01%) MySQL
4 20 (12.42%) Big Data
5 17 (10.56%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.35%) Redis
7 4 (2.48%) InfluxDB
7 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.48%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.86%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.62%) DB2
10 1 (0.62%) LogicBlox
10 1 (0.62%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.70%) JIRA
3 4 (2.48%) Ant
3 4 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.48%) Maven
4 3 (1.86%) Grunt
5 2 (1.24%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.62%) GitLab
6 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (13.66%) Finance
2 10 (6.21%) Banking
3 7 (4.35%) Front Office
4 6 (3.73%) Games
4 6 (3.73%) Marketing
5 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.86%) Retail
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Automotive
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.62%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (44.72%) Django
2 43 (26.71%) HTML
3 41 (25.47%) CSS
4 30 (18.63%) AngularJS
5 21 (13.04%) Flask
5 21 (13.04%) RESTful
6 20 (12.42%) Web Services
7 19 (11.80%) jQuery
8 18 (11.18%) REST
9 17 (10.56%) JSON
9 17 (10.56%) XML
10 14 (8.70%) HTML5
11 13 (8.07%) CSS3
11 13 (8.07%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (4.35%) SQLAlchemy
13 6 (3.73%) Celery
13 6 (3.73%) Laravel
13 6 (3.73%) React
14 5 (3.11%) NumPy
15 4 (2.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.07%) Fintech
4 12 (7.45%) Algorithms
5 10 (6.21%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.97%) Fixed Income
7 7 (4.35%) Smart Meter
7 7 (4.35%) Statistics
8 6 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (3.11%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (3.11%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.11%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.48%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.24%) NHS
11 2 (1.24%) Physics
12 1 (0.62%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.62%) Derivative
12 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.62%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.19%) Linux
2 12 (7.45%) Windows
3 6 (3.73%) Android
3 6 (3.73%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.73%) Unix
4 4 (2.48%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.62%) CentOS
5 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Fedora
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (23.60%) TDD
3 25 (15.53%) Software Engineering
4 20 (12.42%) Scrum
5 18 (11.18%) OO
6 17 (10.56%) OOP
7 14 (8.70%) Front End Development
8 12 (7.45%) OOD
9 11 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.83%) Machine Learning
10 10 (6.21%) Automated Testing
10 10 (6.21%) Open Source
10 10 (6.21%) Risk Management
10 10 (6.21%) Web Development
11 9 (5.59%) Low Latency
12 8 (4.97%) DevOps
12 8 (4.97%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.35%) Functional Programming
14 6 (3.73%) Analytics
14 6 (3.73%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) Python
2 53 (32.92%) JavaScript
3 44 (27.33%) SQL
4 24 (14.91%) C++
5 17 (10.56%) Java
5 17 (10.56%) PHP
6 12 (7.45%) C#
6 12 (7.45%) Scala
7 8 (4.97%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.97%) Erlang
7 8 (4.97%) Perl
8 6 (3.73%) Go
8 6 (3.73%) PHP 5
9 5 (3.11%) Ruby
10 3 (1.86%) Cython
11 2 (1.24%) C
11 2 (1.24%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.62%) Clojure
12 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (26.09%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) Docker
2 5 (3.11%) Samba
2 5 (3.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Ansible
2 4 (2.48%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.48%) Control-M
3 2 (1.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (4.97%) Google
1 8 (4.97%) Oracle
1 8 (4.97%) Zend
2 5 (3.11%) NetApp
3 3 (1.86%) Perforce
4 1 (0.62%) Alias
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + share options
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago