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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Python Developer
Rank 876 841 827
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 28 68 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.060% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.063% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 25 64 44
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 8 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 4 September 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 -28 28 £70,000 +27.27% 3
London -28 26 £70,000 +21.73% 1
City of London +41 9 £58,750 -30.88%
South West -22 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Poole - 1 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
South East - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 70 (100.00%) Python
2 34 (48.57%) Django
3 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (25.71%) Linux
6 17 (24.29%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
7 16 (22.86%) Open Source
7 16 (22.86%) CSS
8 15 (21.43%) Degree
9 14 (20.00%) DevOps
10 13 (18.57%) MySQL
10 13 (18.57%) TDD
11 11 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (15.71%) SQL
11 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
11 11 (15.71%) GitHub
11 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (15.71%) Flask
12 10 (14.29%) Ansible
12 10 (14.29%) SciPy
12 10 (14.29%) NumPy
12 10 (14.29%) Java
13 9 (12.86%) C++
13 9 (12.86%) Banking
13 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
13 9 (12.86%) Algorithms
13 9 (12.86%) Vagrant
13 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
14 8 (11.43%) Jenkins

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) IPython
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (15.71%) GitHub
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Heroku
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) Skype
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) MySQL
2 11 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.00%) Redis
5 5 (7.14%) Big Data
6 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.14%) Subversion
4 4 (5.71%) Grunt
4 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (12.86%) Banking
2 8 (11.43%) Law
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) Django
2 17 (24.29%) HTML
3 16 (22.86%) CSS
4 11 (15.71%) Flask
5 10 (14.29%) SciPy
5 10 (14.29%) NumPy
6 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.43%) Web Services
8 6 (8.57%) RESTful
8 6 (8.57%) REST
9 5 (7.14%) LESS
10 4 (5.71%) Celery
10 4 (5.71%) SQLAlchemy
10 4 (5.71%) HTML5
10 4 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (5.71%) jQuery
11 3 (4.29%) XML
11 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (4.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
1 9 (12.86%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.14%) Social Network
3 4 (5.71%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (5.71%) Social Media
4 3 (4.29%) GIS
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.43%) Physics
6 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.43%) Statistics
6 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) UNIX
3 2 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) Open Source
3 14 (20.00%) DevOps
4 13 (18.57%) TDD
5 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.43%) Microservices
7 7 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.14%) Scrum
9 5 (7.14%) BDD
10 4 (5.71%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.71%) SEO
11 3 (4.29%) OO
11 3 (4.29%) MVC
11 3 (4.29%) SOA
11 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.29%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.29%) Active Record
11 3 (4.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Python
2 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.71%) SQL
4 10 (14.29%) Java
5 9 (12.86%) C++
6 7 (10.00%) C
6 7 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (4.29%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) C#
7 3 (4.29%) Ruby
8 1 (1.43%) Erlang
8 1 (1.43%) Scala
8 1 (1.43%) Clojure
8 1 (1.43%) Cython
8 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Docker
2 4 (5.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Ansible
2 9 (12.86%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.71%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.86%) Puppet
4 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (2.86%) Splunk
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