The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 12 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.19% 2.86% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.15% 4.08% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,497 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.68% -21.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 81.25% 70.00% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 20
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Dundee

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) IIS
5 6 (37.50%) Apache
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Dell
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) Solaris
6 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Games
6 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
6 5 (31.25%) OpenSolaris
6 5 (31.25%) vSphere
6 5 (31.25%) Veeam

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Build Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) Sinatra
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) LESS
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) Flash
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
3 5 (31.25%) OpenSolaris
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Game Development
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Dell
2 5 (31.25%) NetApp
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Veeam
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago