The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline 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 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 10.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
Fife

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

Programming Languages Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 55.00% 80.95% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Python
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Python Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft