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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Python Developer
Rank 844 846 849
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 37 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.044% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.046% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 23
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 £51,500 £49,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +14.75%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Senior Python Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 12 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 27 February 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 -20 32 £55,000 -8.33% 3
London +6 28 £55,000 -15.38% 3
City of London 0 2 £66,250 +21.00%
Warwickshire - 2 £55,000 -
Warwick - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £50,000 -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 80 (100.00%) Python
2 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.00%) Django
4 34 (42.50%) Linux
5 33 (41.25%) Java
6 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
7 28 (35.00%) Degree
8 26 (32.50%) Computer Science
9 24 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
11 22 (27.50%) Multithreading
11 22 (27.50%) Git (software)
12 21 (26.25%) C++
13 17 (21.25%) PHP
13 17 (21.25%) Objective-C
14 16 (20.00%) TDD
15 15 (18.75%) MySQL
15 15 (18.75%) Flask
15 15 (18.75%) DevOps
16 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
17 12 (15.00%) SQL
18 11 (13.75%) jQuery
18 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
19 10 (12.50%) NoSQL
19 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
19 10 (12.50%) JSON
20 9 (11.25%) Apache Cassandra
20 9 (11.25%) RESTful
20 9 (11.25%) TypeScript
20 9 (11.25%) Leaflet

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (10.00%) nginx
2 6 (7.50%) Gunicorn
3 4 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.50%) uWSGI
5 2 (2.50%) Node.js
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.50%) GitHub
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.50%) SaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Heroku
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) AMQP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (18.75%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.25%) Big Data
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) Redis
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Grunt
4 2 (2.50%) Bower
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Advertising
2 2 (2.50%) Publishing
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.00%) Django
2 15 (18.75%) Flask
3 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
4 11 (13.75%) jQuery
5 10 (12.50%) JSON
6 9 (11.25%) Leaflet
6 9 (11.25%) RESTful
7 8 (10.00%) XML
7 8 (10.00%) REST
7 8 (10.00%) Celery
7 8 (10.00%) Pyramid
8 7 (8.75%) HTML
9 6 (7.50%) CSS
10 5 (6.25%) Web Services
10 5 (6.25%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (3.75%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.50%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (2.50%) SVG
13 1 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
13 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.75%) GIS
3 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.00%) Open Source
5 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.50%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
8 1 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) UNIX
2 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.25%) Debian
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
3 22 (27.50%) Multithreading
4 16 (20.00%) TDD
5 15 (18.75%) DevOps
6 8 (10.00%) Scrum
7 6 (7.50%) OOD
7 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.00%) Microservices
8 4 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.00%) OO
8 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.75%) MVC
9 3 (3.75%) SOA
9 3 (3.75%) Analytics
10 2 (2.50%) User Stories
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.50%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.50%) Project Management
10 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Python
2 33 (41.25%) Java
3 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.25%) C++
5 17 (21.25%) PHP
5 17 (21.25%) Objective-C
6 12 (15.00%) SQL
7 9 (11.25%) TypeScript
8 6 (7.50%) Dart
8 6 (7.50%) C
8 6 (7.50%) C#
9 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) PhD
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (1.25%) VMware
2 1 (1.25%) Google
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