The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Dunfermline region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 15.38% 6.67% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 9.09% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £39,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 61.54% 73.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 10
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
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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 18 April 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 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (12.50%) WPF
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft