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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 7 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 11.11% 4.17% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 5.26% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
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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
14 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 77.78% 79.17% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 21
Average salary £40,000 £26,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,500 £40,000
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 20 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft