The median annual salary for a Senior Python Programmer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Python Programmer
UK
Rank 859 953 950
Rank change year-on-year +94 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Python Programmer 1 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.003% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £72,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.63% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Python Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Python Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Python Programmer in the UK

Senior Python Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Python Programmer.

Salary trend for Senior Python Programmer in the UK

Senior Python Programmer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Python Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +106 1 £72,500 +52.63%
London +79 1 £72,500 -

Senior Python Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior Python Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Python Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine

Senior Python Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk