The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 89 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.22% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
Python Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1276 1346 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.38% 95.94% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 790 868 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Python Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
3 17 (73.91%) PHP
3 17 (73.91%) TDD
3 17 (73.91%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
6 13 (56.52%) Games
7 12 (52.17%) Finance
8 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
8 10 (43.48%) Banking
9 6 (26.09%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
12 2 (8.70%) Web Services
12 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 2 (8.70%) Puppet
12 2 (8.70%) Analytics
12 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (8.70%) Xbox
12 2 (8.70%) Marketing
12 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
12 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (4.35%) Degree
13 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
13 1 (4.35%) CSS3
13 1 (4.35%) Big Data
13 1 (4.35%) HTML5
13 1 (4.35%) UNIX
13 1 (4.35%) Windows

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 13 (56.52%) Games
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (43.48%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Xbox
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) TDD
1 17 (73.91%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (73.91%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef