The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 103 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +57.89%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1340 1064 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.33% 95.08% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 809 727 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 12 (75.00%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) C++
6 6 (37.50%) UNIX
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) Front Office
8 4 (25.00%) JMS
8 4 (25.00%) OOD
8 4 (25.00%) IBM
8 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (18.75%) Perl
10 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (12.50%) Equities
10 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 2 (12.50%) Scala
10 2 (12.50%) Derivative
11 1 (6.25%) XPath
11 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
11 1 (6.25%) Django

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) JMS
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) SAX
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) DOM
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (12.50%) Equities
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) OO
1 4 (25.00%) Scrum
1 4 (25.00%) OOD
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) TDD
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) Scala
7 1 (6.25%) XPath
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) VMware