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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 88 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £32,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
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
1292 1460 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.93% 96.12% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 781 931 640
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 March 2015.

Python Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (95.65%) Linux
3 18 (78.26%) PHP
3 18 (78.26%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
6 13 (56.52%) Finance
6 13 (56.52%) Games
7 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
7 10 (43.48%) Banking
8 6 (26.09%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.04%) Puppet
11 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (8.70%) Xbox
12 2 (8.70%) CSS3
12 2 (8.70%) Big Data
12 2 (8.70%) Analytics
12 2 (8.70%) HTML5
12 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
12 2 (8.70%) Marketing
12 2 (8.70%) HTML
12 2 (8.70%) CSS
12 2 (8.70%) Web Services
12 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
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 30 March 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 AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
1 13 (56.52%) Games
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
2 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Xbox
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) TDD
1 18 (78.26%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (73.91%) 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 18 (78.26%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
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