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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Python Developer
Rank 862 849 856
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 37 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.051% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.054% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 18
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £91,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +57.14%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 2014 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 22 December 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 -24 36 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London -17 29 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Bath - 6 £43,750 -
South West - 6 £43,750 -
Somerset - 6 £43,750 -
City of London +14 3 £55,000 -44.30% 1
South East -7 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 96 (100.00%) Python
2 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (46.88%) Django
4 41 (42.71%) Linux
5 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
6 37 (38.54%) Java
6 37 (38.54%) C++
7 33 (34.38%) Degree
8 28 (29.17%) Multithreading
9 23 (23.96%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (23.96%) Flask
10 21 (21.88%) TDD
10 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
11 20 (20.83%) MySQL
11 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
12 19 (19.79%) jQuery
13 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
14 17 (17.71%) SQL
15 16 (16.67%) C
15 16 (16.67%) PHP
16 15 (15.63%) nginx
16 15 (15.63%) Leaflet
16 15 (15.63%) TypeScript
17 14 (14.58%) OO
17 14 (14.58%) Risk Management
18 13 (13.54%) Objective-C
18 13 (13.54%) Mentoring
19 12 (12.50%) Gunicorn
19 12 (12.50%) GIS

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 15 (15.63%) nginx
2 12 (12.50%) Gunicorn
3 5 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.13%) uWSGI
4 3 (3.13%) Node.js
4 3 (3.13%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.13%) GitHub
3 3 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (2.08%) PaaS
4 2 (2.08%) Heroku
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.08%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) GSM
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (20.83%) MySQL
3 5 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.13%) Redis
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.08%) Grunt
2 2 (2.08%) Bower
3 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Advertising
3 2 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) French Language
4 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (46.88%) Django
2 23 (23.96%) Flask
3 19 (19.79%) jQuery
4 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.63%) Leaflet
6 10 (10.42%) Ajax
7 9 (9.38%) Pandas
8 8 (8.33%) HTML
9 6 (6.25%) CSS
9 6 (6.25%) Web Services
9 6 (6.25%) RESTful
9 6 (6.25%) SciPy
9 6 (6.25%) NumPy
10 4 (4.17%) Celery
10 4 (4.17%) Pyramid
10 4 (4.17%) HTML5
11 2 (2.08%) SQLAlchemy
11 2 (2.08%) JSON
11 2 (2.08%) SVG
11 2 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.50%) GIS
3 11 (11.46%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.38%) Data Structures
5 8 (8.33%) Open Source
6 5 (5.21%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.04%) Streaming Media
8 1 (1.04%) Social Network
8 1 (1.04%) User Experience
8 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
4 3 (3.13%) UNIX
5 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.04%) CentOS
6 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) Multithreading
3 21 (21.88%) TDD
3 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 14 (14.58%) Risk Management
4 14 (14.58%) OO
5 13 (13.54%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.50%) OOD
7 5 (5.21%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (5.21%) Numerical Analysis
7 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
8 4 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.17%) Analytics
8 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.13%) MVC
9 3 (3.13%) SOA
9 3 (3.13%) Scrum
9 3 (3.13%) User Stories
9 3 (3.13%) DevOps
10 2 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Python
2 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 37 (38.54%) C++
3 37 (38.54%) Java
4 17 (17.71%) SQL
5 16 (16.67%) PHP
5 16 (16.67%) C
6 15 (15.63%) TypeScript
7 13 (13.54%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.17%) Perl
9 3 (3.13%) C#
9 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.08%) Ruby
11 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 33 (34.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
1 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (1.04%) VMware
1 1 (1.04%) Google
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