The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 24 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 10.00% 1.59% 10.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.21% 2.56% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 39 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 75.71% 61.90% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 63
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Python
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Python Salary Trend in Dundee

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Security Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Jetty
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Gherkin
2 7 (87.50%) ATDD
2 7 (87.50%) Automation Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Android Development
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Development
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) Cegedim Rx
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (87.50%) IIS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) Jetty
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
1 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Software Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Test Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Testing Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Games Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Gherkin
1 7 (87.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Android Development
2 7 (87.50%) ATDD
2 7 (87.50%) Automation Testing
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) Security Testing
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Game Development
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cegedim Rx
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
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