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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 8.33% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% - -
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
10 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 41.67% 73.08% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft