The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 30 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.38% 2.20% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 5.30% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 132 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 33.08% 41.51% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 85
Average salary £41,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Scotland

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 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Degree