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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 80 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 15 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
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
1282 1285 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.06% 95.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 840 829 744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Python Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (60.87%) PHP
3 14 (60.87%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (56.52%) Multithreading
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 11 (47.83%) Games
6 9 (39.13%) Banking
6 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
7 6 (26.09%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) UNIX
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
10 3 (13.04%) CentOS
10 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (13.04%) Snort
10 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Fedora
10 3 (13.04%) Information Security
10 3 (13.04%) C
10 3 (13.04%) Dell
10 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
11 2 (8.70%) Puppet

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
1 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
1 11 (47.83%) Games
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) CentOS
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Fedora
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) TDD
1 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (56.52%) Multithreading
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (60.87%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago