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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Python Developer
Rank 862 882 859
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 41 58 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.048% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.051% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 22
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 16 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 April 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
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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 +9 35 £57,500 +4.54% 7
London -6 26 £60,000 +2.12% 6
Warwick +5 6 £55,000 -
Warwickshire -4 6 £55,000 -
West Midlands -12 6 £55,000 -
East of England - 2 £52,500 -
City of London +21 1 £67,500 +12.50% 4
South East - 1 £57,500 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £60,000 - 1

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 71 (100.00%) Python
2 40 (56.34%) Django
3 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
5 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
6 26 (36.62%) Linux
7 24 (33.80%) Degree
8 21 (29.58%) Java
9 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
10 19 (26.76%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (26.76%) DevOps
11 18 (25.35%) PHP
11 18 (25.35%) Computer Science
12 17 (23.94%) Multithreading
13 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
13 14 (19.72%) SQL
13 14 (19.72%) MySQL
14 13 (18.31%) C++
14 13 (18.31%) Ansible
14 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
14 13 (18.31%) REST
15 12 (16.90%) MongoDB
15 12 (16.90%) Docker
15 12 (16.90%) Celery
16 11 (15.49%) Flask
16 11 (15.49%) Splunk
16 11 (15.49%) Mercurial
16 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (15.49%) HTML
16 11 (15.49%) XML

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (8.45%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.63%) nginx
3 2 (2.82%) Gunicorn
3 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) AMQP
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (19.72%) MySQL
3 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
4 12 (16.90%) MongoDB
5 9 (12.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (9.86%) Big Data
7 6 (8.45%) Redis
8 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
3 11 (15.49%) Mercurial
4 5 (7.04%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (4.23%) Advertising
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) Django
2 13 (18.31%) REST
3 12 (16.90%) Celery
4 11 (15.49%) Flask
4 11 (15.49%) JSON
4 11 (15.49%) HTML
4 11 (15.49%) XML
5 10 (14.08%) CSS
6 9 (12.68%) SQLAlchemy
7 8 (11.27%) Pyramid
8 6 (8.45%) RESTful
9 5 (7.04%) jQuery
9 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.63%) CSS3
10 4 (5.63%) Laravel
10 4 (5.63%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (5.63%) HTML5
11 3 (4.23%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (2.82%) Leaflet
12 2 (2.82%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) GIS
3 6 (8.45%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.63%) Open Source
4 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Social Media
5 2 (2.82%) Social Network
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) UNIX
3 4 (5.63%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
3 19 (26.76%) DevOps
4 17 (23.94%) Multithreading
5 10 (14.08%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) Scrum
6 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.86%) OO
8 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.04%) Microservices
10 4 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (5.63%) OO PHP
10 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Active Record
11 3 (4.23%) Analytics
11 3 (4.23%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (4.23%) Mobile Development
11 3 (4.23%) BDD
11 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) Java
4 18 (25.35%) PHP
5 14 (19.72%) SQL
6 13 (18.31%) C++
7 11 (15.49%) Objective-C
8 7 (9.86%) C#
9 4 (5.63%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.82%) Dart
10 2 (2.82%) C
11 1 (1.41%) Perl
11 1 (1.41%) IPython
11 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.41%) Cython
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) PhD
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Ansible
2 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Splunk
2 3 (4.23%) Google
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