The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 38 42 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Python 87 65 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.15% 5.20% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.54% 8.14% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 6
Average salary £45,500 £52,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
912 799 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.45% 63.87% 60.39%
Number of salaries quoted 565 528 373
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Scotland

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 144 (76.19%) Java
2 80 (42.33%) JavaScript
3 74 (39.15%) Linux
4 73 (38.62%) OO
4 73 (38.62%) Finance
4 73 (38.62%) Open Source
5 65 (34.39%) Ruby
6 55 (29.10%) PHP
7 52 (27.51%) C++
8 51 (26.98%) Spring
9 48 (25.40%) Hibernate
10 44 (23.28%) Perl
10 44 (23.28%) JBoss
11 42 (22.22%) SQL
11 42 (22.22%) UNIX
11 42 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (22.22%) NoSQL
12 38 (20.11%) MongoDB
12 38 (20.11%) HTML
13 35 (18.52%) C#
14 32 (16.93%) Oracle
15 31 (16.40%) Drupal
16 30 (15.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 30 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (15.34%) Pentaho
17 29 (15.34%) Jython
18 28 (14.81%) Relational Database
19 27 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (13.76%) OOP
20 26 (13.76%) Software Engineering

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 31 (16.40%) Drupal
2 25 (13.23%) Apache
3 23 (12.17%) SugarCRM
4 14 (7.41%) Node.js
5 13 (6.88%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.23%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.12%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.12%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.59%) GemFire
8 3 (1.59%) Mule
9 2 (1.06%) WordPress
9 2 (1.06%) ColdFusion MX
9 2 (1.06%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.06%) CMS
9 2 (1.06%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.23%) SaaS
2 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.70%) Heroku
2 7 (3.70%) OpenShift
2 7 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (1.06%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) HTTP
2 5 (2.65%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) Extranet
3 2 (1.06%) Network Security
3 2 (1.06%) DNS
3 2 (1.06%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 42 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 38 (20.11%) MongoDB
3 30 (15.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (15.34%) Pentaho
5 28 (14.81%) Relational Database
6 25 (13.23%) MySQL
6 25 (13.23%) RDBMS
7 18 (9.52%) Big Data
8 17 (8.99%) KDB
9 15 (7.94%) Oracle Database
10 10 (5.29%) SQL Server
11 9 (4.76%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.59%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.06%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.53%) DB2
14 1 (0.53%) MSDE
14 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.53%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 21 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (8.99%) Subversion
3 16 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.94%) Maven
5 14 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.82%) Jasmine
6 11 (5.82%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.70%) Selenium
7 7 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.65%) RSpec
9 3 (1.59%) Ant
9 3 (1.59%) Gradle
9 3 (1.59%) Trac
10 2 (1.06%) Mockito
10 2 (1.06%) JUnit
10 2 (1.06%) JIRA
10 2 (1.06%) FishEye
11 1 (0.53%) Behat
11 1 (0.53%) Hudson
11 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 73 (38.62%) Finance
2 14 (7.41%) Front Office
3 12 (6.35%) Banking
3 12 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.12%) Advertising
5 3 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 144 (76.19%) Developer
2 34 (17.99%) Java Developer
3 26 (13.76%) Software Developer
4 19 (10.05%) Analyst
5 16 (8.47%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.47%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.47%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.47%) WPF Developer
6 15 (7.94%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 15 (7.94%) Technical Business Analyst
6 15 (7.94%) Technical Leader
6 15 (7.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 15 (7.94%) Lead Business Analyst
6 15 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) Software Engineer
7 13 (6.88%) Python Developer
8 9 (4.76%) Junior
8 9 (4.76%) Architect
8 9 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 7 (3.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.98%) Spring
2 48 (25.40%) Hibernate
3 38 (20.11%) HTML
4 25 (13.23%) jQuery
5 23 (12.17%) CSS
6 21 (11.11%) HTML5
7 19 (10.05%) Ruby on Rails
8 16 (8.47%) WPF
9 14 (7.41%) Web Services
9 14 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 13 (6.88%) .NET
10 13 (6.88%) J2EE
11 12 (6.35%) Middleware
12 9 (4.76%) MapReduce
13 8 (4.23%) Java EE
14 6 (3.17%) RESTful
14 6 (3.17%) Django
14 6 (3.17%) SOAP
14 6 (3.17%) XML
14 6 (3.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (38.62%) Open Source
2 22 (11.64%) Derivative
3 21 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 19 (10.05%) Equities
5 18 (9.52%) Credit Risk
6 16 (8.47%) Data Integration
7 10 (5.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (4.23%) GIS
9 6 (3.17%) Physics
10 5 (2.65%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.12%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (1.06%) Grid Computing
13 2 (1.06%) Tandem
14 1 (0.53%) Animation
14 1 (0.53%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 74 (39.15%) Linux
2 42 (22.22%) UNIX
3 30 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 11 (5.82%) Windows
6 7 (3.70%) AIX
6 7 (3.70%) Solaris
6 7 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.59%) CentOS
8 2 (1.06%) Debian
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.62%) OO
2 27 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.76%) OOP
3 26 (13.76%) Software Engineering
4 24 (12.70%) MVC
5 23 (12.17%) TDD
6 15 (7.94%) Business Analysis
7 14 (7.41%) Web Development
7 14 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.35%) BDD
9 11 (5.82%) Dependency Management
9 11 (5.82%) Automated Testing
10 10 (5.29%) Scrum
10 10 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (5.29%) MVVM
11 9 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (4.23%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (3.70%) Multithreading
14 6 (3.17%) Pair Programming
14 6 (3.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 144 (76.19%) Java
2 80 (42.33%) JavaScript
3 65 (34.39%) Ruby
4 55 (29.10%) PHP
5 52 (27.51%) C++
6 44 (23.28%) Perl
7 42 (22.22%) SQL
8 35 (18.52%) C#
9 29 (15.34%) Jython
10 22 (11.64%) Scala
11 7 (3.70%) XPath
11 7 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.17%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.59%) C
15 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.06%) AWK
15 2 (1.06%) Groovy
15 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (8.99%) Degree
2 5 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) NFS
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (7.41%) Puppet
1 14 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.23%) CFEngine
3 5 (2.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 44 (23.28%) JBoss
2 32 (16.93%) Oracle
3 24 (12.70%) Red Hat
4 21 (11.11%) Talend
5 10 (5.29%) Sybase
6 9 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.23%) Google
8 4 (2.12%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (1.59%) StreamBase
9 3 (1.59%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.53%) Tableau
10 1 (0.53%) Zend
10 1 (0.53%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
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