The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 89 115 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.79% 7.18% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.18% 17.11% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 47
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Python
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
550 672 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.12% 41.95% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 403 446 565
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Python
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Python Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Python
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Python.

1 43 (34.68%) Java
2 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
2 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.84%) Linux
4 31 (25.00%) Finance
5 26 (20.97%) PHP
5 26 (20.97%) MySQL
6 25 (20.16%) Ruby
6 25 (20.16%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (19.35%) Big Data
7 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 24 (19.35%) SQL
8 23 (18.55%) HTML
8 23 (18.55%) CSS
9 20 (16.13%) jQuery
10 18 (14.52%) VMware
10 18 (14.52%) SQL Server
10 18 (14.52%) DevOps
11 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
11 17 (13.71%) Bash Shell
11 17 (13.71%) C++
11 17 (13.71%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
13 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (12.10%) Computer Science
13 15 (12.10%) TDD
13 15 (12.10%) JSON
13 15 (12.10%) C#
13 15 (12.10%) High Availability
14 14 (11.29%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.06%) Apache
1 10 (8.06%) Apache Spark
2 9 (7.26%) nginx
3 7 (5.65%) SAS
4 6 (4.84%) GeoServer
5 4 (3.23%) JBoss
5 4 (3.23%) Moodle
5 4 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) Stata
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) LAN
1 5 (4.03%) WAN
2 2 (1.61%) DNS
2 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) DHCP
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) LDAP
3 1 (0.81%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) MySQL
2 24 (19.35%) Big Data
3 18 (14.52%) SQL Server
4 17 (13.71%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (9.68%) Redis
6 11 (8.87%) Hadoop
6 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
7 9 (7.26%) MongoDB
8 8 (6.45%) Data Mining
8 8 (6.45%) GIS
9 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.61%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.61%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.61%) Riak
11 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.81%) QlikView
11 1 (0.81%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.84%) Subversion
4 5 (4.03%) Bugzilla
4 5 (4.03%) FogBugz
4 5 (4.03%) JIRA
5 4 (3.23%) Selenium
6 3 (2.42%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.42%) Maven
7 2 (1.61%) Ant
7 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.81%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.81%) GCC
8 1 (0.81%) Gradle
8 1 (0.81%) JUnit
8 1 (0.81%) NuGet
8 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Games
3 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.45%) Banking
5 6 (4.84%) Electronics
6 5 (4.03%) Marketing
7 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (31.45%) Developer
2 23 (18.55%) Software Engineer
3 18 (14.52%) Python Developer
4 14 (11.29%) Data Scientist
4 14 (11.29%) Web Developer
5 10 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Applications Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Senior Data Scientist
7 8 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Python Software Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Python Web Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) GIS Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Graduate
11 4 (3.23%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) CSS
1 23 (18.55%) HTML
2 20 (16.13%) jQuery
3 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
4 15 (12.10%) JSON
5 13 (10.48%) Celery
5 13 (10.48%) HTML5
6 12 (9.68%) Flask
7 11 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (8.87%) XML
8 10 (8.06%) CSS3
8 10 (8.06%) Django
8 10 (8.06%) Web Services
9 9 (7.26%) ELK Stack
9 9 (7.26%) RESTful
10 7 (5.65%) LESS
11 6 (4.84%) .NET
12 5 (4.03%) D3.js
12 5 (4.03%) LAMP
13 4 (3.23%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.23%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.23%) Informatics
5 4 (3.23%) Physics
5 4 (3.23%) Statistics
5 4 (3.23%) VLE
6 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.61%) EPoS
6 2 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Blog
7 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.81%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.81%) iPhone
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.84%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Windows
3 10 (8.06%) Unix
4 6 (4.84%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.03%) Android
5 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.81%) VMS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 18 (14.52%) DevOps
4 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (12.10%) High Availability
4 15 (12.10%) TDD
5 12 (9.68%) Analytics
5 12 (9.68%) Machine Learning
5 12 (9.68%) Scrum
6 11 (8.87%) SDLC
6 11 (8.87%) Web Development
7 8 (6.45%) BDD
7 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.65%) Data Governance
8 7 (5.65%) Kanban
9 6 (4.84%) Automation Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Front End Development
9 6 (4.84%) OO
9 6 (4.84%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.68%) Java
2 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
3 26 (20.97%) PHP
4 25 (20.16%) Ruby
5 24 (19.35%) SQL
6 17 (13.71%) Bash Shell
6 17 (13.71%) C++
7 15 (12.10%) C#
8 10 (8.06%) Perl
9 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.84%) Scala
11 5 (4.03%) R
12 3 (2.42%) C
13 2 (1.61%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.61%) Erlang
13 2 (1.61%) Korn
13 2 (1.61%) Lua
13 2 (1.61%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.61%) Smalltalk
13 2 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) RHCE
3 7 (5.65%) ISEB
3 7 (5.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (8.87%) Docker
2 8 (6.45%) Varnish
2 8 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.03%) XenApp
5 5 (4.03%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.42%) vSphere
7 2 (1.61%) HDFS
7 2 (1.61%) Squid
8 1 (0.81%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (20.16%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (11.29%) Puppet
3 13 (10.48%) Ansible
4 2 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.81%) Munin
5 1 (0.81%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) Packer
5 1 (0.81%) Terraform
5 1 (0.81%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) VMware
2 13 (10.48%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle
5 6 (4.84%) Tableau
6 5 (4.03%) Citrix
7 4 (3.23%) SAP
8 3 (2.42%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.61%) CA
9 2 (1.61%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.61%) ESRI
9 2 (1.61%) Informatica
9 2 (1.61%) Twitter
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe
10 1 (0.81%) Google
10 1 (0.81%) Perforce
10 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.81%) Sybase
10 1 (0.81%) Talend
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