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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 7 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 15.79% 5.75% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.93% 7.35% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +41.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
43 68 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 75.44% 78.16% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Dundee

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (70.59%) Ruby
2 11 (64.71%) Perl
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
5 7 (41.18%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) MySQL
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) Apache
6 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Dell
7 5 (29.41%) NetApp
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) Solaris
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Games
7 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (29.41%) OpenSolaris
7 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 5 (29.41%) Veeam

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (29.41%) nginx
2 5 (29.41%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Build Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) Sinatra
2 3 (17.65%) LESS
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Flash
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Stage3D
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) OpenSolaris
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Ruby
2 11 (64.71%) Perl
3 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) C++
8 2 (11.76%) ActionScript
8 2 (11.76%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (5.88%) Lua
9 1 (5.88%) GLSL
9 1 (5.88%) HLSL
9 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
1 5 (29.41%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Veeam
2 5 (29.41%) Dell
2 5 (29.41%) NetApp
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Apple