The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 18 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 131 82 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.13% 6.55% 4.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.85% 11.29% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 29
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
734 726 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.36% 58.03% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 342 410 515
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Python
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Salary Trend in Glasgow

Python
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Python.

1 176 (74.58%) Java
2 130 (55.08%) Finance
3 105 (44.49%) SQL
4 92 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (34.32%) OO
6 74 (31.36%) Linux
7 61 (25.85%) Perl
7 61 (25.85%) Analytical Skills
8 57 (24.15%) C++
9 56 (23.73%) Degree
10 53 (22.46%) HTML
11 52 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (21.19%) JavaScript
13 47 (19.92%) Jenkins
13 47 (19.92%) SDLC
14 46 (19.49%) Relational Database
15 41 (17.37%) C#
15 41 (17.37%) Unix
15 41 (17.37%) Banking
16 40 (16.95%) Sybase
16 40 (16.95%) Git (software)
16 40 (16.95%) Hadoop
17 39 (16.53%) Oracle
17 39 (16.53%) Derivative
18 38 (16.10%) Visualisation
19 36 (15.25%) Big Data
19 36 (15.25%) Scrum
20 35 (14.83%) Analytics
21 34 (14.41%) Unit Testing
21 34 (14.41%) Selenium

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 28 (11.86%) Apache Spark
2 19 (8.05%) Apache Qpid
3 12 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (3.81%) Apache
5 7 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.12%) GemFire
6 5 (2.12%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.12%) SAS
7 4 (1.69%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.27%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.27%) JBoss
8 3 (1.27%) Mule
8 3 (1.27%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (6.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (6.36%) InDesign
1 15 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
1 15 (6.36%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.39%) RMDS
2 3 (1.27%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.02%) PaaS
3 24 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (8.05%) GitHub
5 14 (5.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (5.93%) IaaS
6 12 (5.08%) Google App Engine
6 12 (5.08%) Google Compute Engine
6 12 (5.08%) Heroku
6 12 (5.08%) SaaS
7 10 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.24%) Amazon S3
8 9 (3.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.17%) Firewall
2 17 (7.20%) Internet
3 15 (6.36%) HTTP
4 12 (5.08%) AMQP
4 12 (5.08%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (2.54%) DNS
5 6 (2.54%) LDAP
6 5 (2.12%) Multicast
7 3 (1.27%) FTP
7 3 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.27%) Network Security
7 3 (1.27%) SNMP
7 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.49%) Relational Database
2 40 (16.95%) Hadoop
3 36 (15.25%) Big Data
4 26 (11.02%) RDBMS
5 18 (7.63%) MongoDB
6 16 (6.78%) MySQL
6 16 (6.78%) NoSQL
7 15 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (5.93%) SQL Server
9 13 (5.51%) Impala
10 12 (5.08%) Spotfire
10 12 (5.08%) Sqoop
11 11 (4.66%) Apache Hive
12 9 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.54%) QlikView
14 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.69%) HBase
16 3 (1.27%) Parquet
16 3 (1.27%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 47 (19.92%) Jenkins
2 40 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 34 (14.41%) Selenium
4 29 (12.29%) Subversion
5 24 (10.17%) JIRA
6 20 (8.47%) Cucumber
7 14 (5.93%) JUnit
7 14 (5.93%) Maven
8 12 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (3.81%) TestNG
10 6 (2.54%) Ant
10 6 (2.54%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.54%) Robot Framework
10 6 (2.54%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.12%) FitNesse
11 5 (2.12%) HP UFT
11 5 (2.12%) JBehave
11 5 (2.12%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.69%) MSBuild
12 4 (1.69%) TestComplete
General
1 130 (55.08%) Finance
2 41 (17.37%) Banking
3 13 (5.51%) Front Office
4 12 (5.08%) Billing
4 12 (5.08%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.39%) Publishing
6 7 (2.97%) Back Office
7 5 (2.12%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.12%) Retail
8 3 (1.27%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.27%) Legal
8 3 (1.27%) Marketing
9 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 111 (47.03%) Developer
2 41 (17.37%) Python Developer
3 26 (11.02%) Big Data Developer
4 19 (8.05%) Java Developer
5 17 (7.20%) Designer
6 15 (6.36%) Digital Designer
7 13 (5.51%) Analyst
7 13 (5.51%) Architect
7 13 (5.51%) Lead Developer
7 13 (5.51%) Security Engineer
8 12 (5.08%) Applications Developer
8 12 (5.08%) Cloud Architect
8 12 (5.08%) Service Architect
9 11 (4.66%) Automation Tester
9 11 (4.66%) Tester
10 10 (4.24%) QA Engineer
11 9 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (3.81%) Development Engineer
11 9 (3.81%) Monitoring Engineer
11 9 (3.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.46%) HTML
2 34 (14.41%) CSS
3 27 (11.44%) XML
4 26 (11.02%) REST
5 25 (10.59%) HTML5
5 25 (10.59%) JSON
6 23 (9.75%) Spring
6 23 (9.75%) Web Services
7 17 (7.20%) SOAP
8 15 (6.36%) Flash
9 13 (5.51%) jQuery
10 12 (5.08%) CSS3
10 12 (5.08%) D3.js
10 12 (5.08%) Java EE
10 12 (5.08%) JMS
10 12 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (4.66%) JSP
11 11 (4.66%) Middleware
12 10 (4.24%) .NET
12 10 (4.24%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.85%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (16.53%) Derivative
3 38 (16.10%) Visualisation
4 29 (12.29%) User Experience
5 28 (11.86%) OTC Derivatives
6 27 (11.44%) Market Risk
7 21 (8.90%) Grid Computing
8 19 (8.05%) Data Centre
8 19 (8.05%) Fixed Income
9 17 (7.20%) Credit Risk
10 16 (6.78%) Psychology
11 15 (6.36%) 3D Graphics
11 15 (6.36%) Animation
11 15 (6.36%) Augmented Reality
11 15 (6.36%) Equities
12 13 (5.51%) Computer Science
13 12 (5.08%) Blog
14 10 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (3.81%) Mathematics
15 9 (3.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 74 (31.36%) Linux
2 41 (17.37%) Unix
3 29 (12.29%) Windows
4 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.42%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (34.32%) OO
3 52 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (19.92%) SDLC
5 36 (15.25%) Scrum
6 35 (14.83%) Analytics
7 34 (14.41%) Unit Testing
8 30 (12.71%) TDD
9 27 (11.44%) Integration Testing
10 26 (11.02%) Data Management
10 26 (11.02%) Service Delivery
11 25 (10.59%) Regression Testing
12 24 (10.17%) Translating Business Requirements
13 23 (9.75%) Open Source
13 23 (9.75%) Release Management
13 23 (9.75%) Software Engineering
14 20 (8.47%) Workflow
15 19 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (8.05%) Test Automation
16 18 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 176 (74.58%) Java
2 105 (44.49%) SQL
3 61 (25.85%) Perl
4 57 (24.15%) C++
5 50 (21.19%) JavaScript
6 41 (17.37%) C#
7 28 (11.86%) Ruby
8 19 (8.05%) Scala
9 15 (6.36%) PL/SQL
9 15 (6.36%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.93%) Bash Shell
10 14 (5.93%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.24%) VBScript
12 9 (3.81%) C
13 8 (3.39%) PHP
14 5 (2.12%) C-shell
14 5 (2.12%) Dart
14 5 (2.12%) Jython
14 5 (2.12%) R
15 4 (1.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 56 (23.73%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.85%) CISSP
4 1 (0.42%) CCIE
4 1 (0.42%) CCNA
4 1 (0.42%) CCNP
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.42%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.90%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (11.02%) Docker
2 6 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 24 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (9.75%) Puppet
3 12 (5.08%) CFEngine
3 12 (5.08%) Oozie
3 12 (5.08%) Rundeck
4 9 (3.81%) Ansible
4 9 (3.81%) Kubernetes
4 9 (3.81%) Mesos
5 5 (2.12%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 4 (1.69%) QRadar
7 3 (1.27%) Fluentd
7 3 (1.27%) MOM
7 3 (1.27%) Nagios
7 3 (1.27%) Nessus
8 1 (0.42%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.42%) Packer
Vendors
1 40 (16.95%) Sybase
2 39 (16.53%) Oracle
3 24 (10.17%) Tableau
4 15 (6.36%) Adobe
5 14 (5.93%) Google
6 10 (4.24%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.39%) IBM
7 8 (3.39%) Informatica
8 5 (2.12%) HP
8 5 (2.12%) Solace
8 5 (2.12%) Sun
8 5 (2.12%) VMware
9 4 (1.69%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.69%) Splunk
9 4 (1.69%) Zend
10 3 (1.27%) F5
10 3 (1.27%) Qualys
10 3 (1.27%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.27%) Talend
10 3 (1.27%) Thunderhead
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