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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Python Developer
Rank 844 841 859
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 34 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.051% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.054% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 24
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 9 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 30 January 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 -24 32 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London -13 30 £55,000 -24.13% 3
City of London +3 2 £66,250 -42.39% 1
South East - 1 £45,000 - 2
South West - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Bath - 1 £50,000 -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 86 (100.00%) Python
2 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (44.19%) Linux
4 37 (43.02%) Java
4 37 (43.02%) Django
5 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
6 31 (36.05%) Degree
7 29 (33.72%) C++
8 26 (30.23%) Computer Science
8 26 (30.23%) Multithreading
9 22 (25.58%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
10 21 (24.42%) Flask
11 18 (20.93%) TDD
11 18 (20.93%) PHP
12 17 (19.77%) MySQL
12 17 (19.77%) Objective-C
12 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
13 16 (18.60%) jQuery
13 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
14 15 (17.44%) SQL
15 13 (15.12%) Leaflet
15 13 (15.12%) TypeScript
15 13 (15.12%) nginx
16 10 (11.63%) GIS
16 10 (11.63%) OOD
16 10 (11.63%) C
16 10 (11.63%) RESTful
16 10 (11.63%) Gunicorn
16 10 (11.63%) Apple iOS

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (15.12%) nginx
2 10 (11.63%) Gunicorn
3 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.49%) uWSGI
4 3 (3.49%) Node.js
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Tornado
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (6.98%) GitHub
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.33%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Heroku
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) AMQP
1 1 (1.16%) GSM
1 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (19.77%) MySQL
3 9 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.65%) Big Data
6 3 (3.49%) Redis
6 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.33%) Grunt
3 2 (2.33%) Bower
4 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.16%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
3 2 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) Django
2 21 (24.42%) Flask
3 16 (18.60%) jQuery
3 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 13 (15.12%) Leaflet
5 10 (11.63%) RESTful
6 9 (10.47%) HTML
7 8 (9.30%) CSS
7 8 (9.30%) Celery
7 8 (9.30%) Pyramid
8 6 (6.98%) Web Services
9 5 (5.81%) SQLAlchemy
10 4 (4.65%) Ajax
11 3 (3.49%) JSON
12 2 (2.33%) SVG
12 2 (2.33%) HTML5
12 2 (2.33%) SciPy
12 2 (2.33%) NumPy
12 2 (2.33%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.63%) GIS
2 10 (11.63%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.30%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.65%) Open Source
4 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.19%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.98%) UNIX
4 4 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Windows
6 1 (1.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.23%) Multithreading
3 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.93%) TDD
5 10 (11.63%) OOD
6 9 (10.47%) Risk Management
7 8 (9.30%) Scrum
8 7 (8.14%) DevOps
8 7 (8.14%) OO
9 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.49%) User Stories
10 3 (3.49%) Analytics
10 3 (3.49%) SOA
10 3 (3.49%) MVC
11 2 (2.33%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (2.33%) Project Management
11 2 (2.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Python
2 37 (43.02%) Java
3 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 29 (33.72%) C++
5 18 (20.93%) PHP
6 17 (19.77%) Objective-C
7 15 (17.44%) SQL
8 13 (15.12%) TypeScript
9 10 (11.63%) C
9 10 (11.63%) Dart
10 6 (6.98%) C#
11 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (36.05%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
1 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (1.16%) Splunk
1 1 (1.16%) VMware
1 1 (1.16%) Google
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