The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 41 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Python 68 103 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.40% 7.84% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.87% 11.99% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 29
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
689 859 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.73% 65.42% 65.42%
Number of salaries quoted 391 553 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 96 (64.86%) Finance
2 95 (64.19%) Java
3 71 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (46.62%) Linux
5 61 (41.22%) JavaScript
6 55 (37.16%) Banking
7 49 (33.11%) TDD
8 44 (29.73%) Degree
9 38 (25.68%) PHP
10 37 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 37 (25.00%) Ruby
11 36 (24.32%) Web Services
12 34 (22.97%) SQL
12 34 (22.97%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (20.27%) Perl
15 29 (19.59%) Scrum
15 29 (19.59%) Open Source
16 28 (18.92%) Puppet
17 25 (16.89%) Derivative
18 23 (15.54%) Spring
18 23 (15.54%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (13.51%) SDLC
19 20 (13.51%) Hibernate
20 19 (12.84%) C++
20 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
20 19 (12.84%) MongoDB
21 18 (12.16%) Shell Script
21 18 (12.16%) DevOps
21 18 (12.16%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.05%) JBoss
2 5 (3.38%) Apache
3 4 (2.70%) SAS
3 4 (2.70%) Alfresco
3 4 (2.70%) Mule
3 4 (2.70%) Node.js
3 4 (2.70%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.70%) SugarCRM
4 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.03%) SPSS
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (22.97%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.03%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.35%) SaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.03%) Firewall
3 2 (1.35%) Wireless
3 2 (1.35%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.35%) DHCP
3 2 (1.35%) HTTP
3 2 (1.35%) SNMP
3 2 (1.35%) ICMP
3 2 (1.35%) DLNA
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) MongoDB
2 17 (11.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (10.14%) Big Data
3 15 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (8.78%) Hadoop
5 12 (8.11%) Pentaho
6 11 (7.43%) NoSQL
7 9 (6.08%) Apache Hive
7 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.41%) KDB
9 6 (4.05%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.38%) MySQL
11 4 (2.70%) HBase
12 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
12 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.35%) Triplestore
13 2 (1.35%) DB2
13 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.35%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.46%) Gradle
3 14 (9.46%) JUnit
3 14 (9.46%) Maven
4 12 (8.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 12 (8.11%) TestNG
4 12 (8.11%) Mockito
5 10 (6.76%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.05%) Selenium
6 6 (4.05%) Ant
7 5 (3.38%) Subversion
8 2 (1.35%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.35%) Mocha
8 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.35%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (64.86%) Finance
2 55 (37.16%) Banking
3 37 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 14 (9.46%) Games
5 7 (4.73%) Front Office
6 5 (3.38%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.70%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (42.57%) Developer
2 25 (16.89%) Analyst
3 20 (13.51%) Python Developer
4 18 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 18 (12.16%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.46%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (9.46%) Technical Business Analyst
6 11 (7.43%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) QA Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Open Source Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Architect
11 5 (3.38%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.70%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.70%) Applications Support
12 4 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.32%) Web Services
2 23 (15.54%) Spring
3 20 (13.51%) Hibernate
4 14 (9.46%) Middleware
5 11 (7.43%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (6.08%) HTML
7 8 (5.41%) HTML5
8 7 (4.73%) .NET
9 6 (4.05%) jQuery
9 6 (4.05%) RESTful
10 4 (2.70%) PostGIS
11 3 (2.03%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.03%) REST
11 3 (2.03%) XML
11 3 (2.03%) CSS
12 2 (1.35%) Symfony
12 2 (1.35%) JSON
12 2 (1.35%) CSS3
12 2 (1.35%) MLlib
13 1 (0.68%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Derivative
2 13 (8.78%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.78%) Data Integration
2 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.08%) Equities
4 6 (4.05%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.03%) Xbox
7 2 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.35%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Physics
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 69 (46.62%) Linux
2 8 (5.41%) UNIX
2 8 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.03%) CentOS
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.35%) Android
4 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.35%) Windows
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.11%) TDD
3 31 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (19.59%) Open Source
4 29 (19.59%) Scrum
5 20 (13.51%) SDLC
6 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
7 18 (12.16%) DevOps
8 15 (10.14%) Business Analysis
8 15 (10.14%) Multithreading
9 14 (9.46%) Test Scripting
9 14 (9.46%) Configuration Management
10 12 (8.11%) OO
11 10 (6.76%) Regression Testing
11 10 (6.76%) MapReduce
12 8 (5.41%) Black-Box Testing
13 7 (4.73%) Project Planning
14 6 (4.05%) BDD
15 5 (3.38%) Non-Functional Testing
15 5 (3.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 95 (64.19%) Java
2 61 (41.22%) JavaScript
3 38 (25.68%) PHP
4 37 (25.00%) Ruby
5 34 (22.97%) SQL
6 30 (20.27%) Perl
7 19 (12.84%) C++
8 18 (12.16%) Shell Script
9 10 (6.76%) C#
10 5 (3.38%) R
11 4 (2.70%) C
11 4 (2.70%) Scala
12 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.35%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.35%) Tcl
14 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (29.73%) Degree
2 6 (4.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.68%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Apache Flume
1 4 (2.70%) Docker
2 3 (2.03%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (18.92%) Puppet
2 23 (15.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.73%) Vagrant
4 6 (4.05%) Nagios
4 6 (4.05%) Munin
4 6 (4.05%) Graphite
5 3 (2.03%) Ansible
5 3 (2.03%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.35%) Iperf
6 2 (1.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (8.11%) Talend
2 10 (6.76%) Oracle
3 7 (4.73%) Sybase
4 5 (3.38%) SAP
5 3 (2.03%) Cognos
5 3 (2.03%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.03%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.03%) Google
6 2 (1.35%) Netezza
6 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.35%) Greenplum
6 2 (1.35%) Vertica
6 2 (1.35%) Teradata
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) Hyland
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