The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 30 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.06% - 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Python
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 105 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.49% 42.34% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 88
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Python
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Aberdeen region.

Python Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Python
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Python also 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 that cited Python.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Python also 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 that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Caiman Software Development Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago