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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Python Developer
Rank 832 803 862
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 71 61 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.056% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.059% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 67 55 19
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 £45,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -14.54%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 68 £55,000 -8.33% 7
London -6 54 £57,500 -17.85% 6
South West -5 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Bath -8 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Somerset -13 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
North West - 3 £32,000 -
City of London -11 2 £85,000 +13.33% 3
Leeds -27 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -29 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -35 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Hull - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £32,000 -
Selby - 1 £45,000 -
York - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Python
2 95 (68.35%) Django
3 68 (48.92%) Linux
4 53 (38.13%) TDD
5 46 (33.09%) Java
6 45 (32.37%) Git (software)
7 42 (30.22%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (29.50%) JavaScript
8 41 (29.50%) Flask
9 36 (25.90%) C++
10 35 (25.18%) MySQL
10 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (22.30%) SQL
12 29 (20.86%) jQuery
13 26 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
15 24 (17.27%) OO
16 23 (16.55%) Leaflet
16 23 (16.55%) TypeScript
16 23 (16.55%) Pandas
17 22 (15.83%) Degree
17 22 (15.83%) Software Engineering
18 21 (15.11%) Finance
18 21 (15.11%) Apple iOS
19 20 (14.39%) HTML
20 19 (13.67%) C#
20 19 (13.67%) Scrum
21 17 (12.23%) Unit Testing
22 16 (11.51%) Risk Management
22 16 (11.51%) PHP

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (9.35%) nginx
2 10 (7.19%) Gunicorn
3 7 (5.04%) Apache
4 5 (3.60%) SAS
5 4 (2.88%) Zope
5 4 (2.88%) Plone
6 3 (2.16%) Node.js
6 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.44%) IIS
7 2 (1.44%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.44%) CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.72%) uWSGI
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.32%) SaaS
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.44%) CloudFront
3 2 (1.44%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.72%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) GSM
2 3 (2.16%) SMS
3 2 (1.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.22%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (25.18%) MySQL
3 16 (11.51%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.91%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
6 9 (6.47%) Data Mining
7 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.04%) Hadoop
8 7 (5.04%) MongoDB
8 7 (5.04%) Redis
8 7 (5.04%) Big Data
9 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.44%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 45 (32.37%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.44%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.44%) Emacs
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 14 (10.07%) Marketing
3 10 (7.19%) Advertising
4 9 (6.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.16%) Games
6 2 (1.44%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (68.35%) Django
2 41 (29.50%) Flask
3 29 (20.86%) jQuery
4 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
5 23 (16.55%) Leaflet
5 23 (16.55%) Pandas
6 20 (14.39%) HTML
7 15 (10.79%) Web Services
8 14 (10.07%) SciPy
8 14 (10.07%) NumPy
9 11 (7.91%) CSS
10 10 (7.19%) Ajax
11 9 (6.47%) JSON
11 9 (6.47%) RESTful
12 8 (5.76%) HTML5
12 8 (5.76%) Natural Language Processing
13 7 (5.04%) .NET
14 5 (3.60%) Pyramid
15 4 (2.88%) Middleware
15 4 (2.88%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Hedge funds
2 10 (7.19%) Digital Media
2 10 (7.19%) Open Source
2 10 (7.19%) GIS
2 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.47%) Derivative
4 8 (5.76%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (5.76%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.16%) Social Media
5 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.16%) Social Network
6 2 (1.44%) Physics
6 2 (1.44%) Blog
7 1 (0.72%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.72%) BBC
7 1 (0.72%) Equities
7 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.72%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 68 (48.92%) Linux
2 21 (15.11%) Apple iOS
3 12 (8.63%) Windows
4 9 (6.47%) Android
5 4 (2.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.13%) TDD
2 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (17.27%) OO
5 22 (15.83%) Software Engineering
6 19 (13.67%) Scrum
7 17 (12.23%) Unit Testing
8 16 (11.51%) Risk Management
9 13 (9.35%) Multithreading
10 12 (8.63%) Automated Testing
10 12 (8.63%) Numerical Analysis
10 12 (8.63%) Statistical Modelling
11 11 (7.91%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.19%) OOD
13 9 (6.47%) SOA
13 9 (6.47%) Analytics
14 8 (5.76%) ETL
14 8 (5.76%) Customer Engagement
15 7 (5.04%) User Stories
16 6 (4.32%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Python
2 46 (33.09%) Java
3 41 (29.50%) JavaScript
4 36 (25.90%) C++
5 31 (22.30%) SQL
6 23 (16.55%) TypeScript
7 19 (13.67%) C#
8 16 (11.51%) PHP
9 12 (8.63%) C
10 11 (7.91%) Perl
11 10 (7.19%) Ruby
12 4 (2.88%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Puppet
1 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (3.60%) Rackspace
2 3 (2.16%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) SAP
3 2 (1.44%) JD Edwards
3 2 (1.44%) Google
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