The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - - 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 54.24% 58.54% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Scotland

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Python
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Python Salary Trend in Fife

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat