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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 33 18 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 138 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.81% 10.53% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 18.70% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 34
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
573 738 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.76% 56.29% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 343 428 444
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 January 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 75 (58.59%) Java
1 75 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (46.88%) Finance
3 42 (32.81%) SQL
4 33 (25.78%) Perl
4 33 (25.78%) C++
5 28 (21.88%) Linux
5 28 (21.88%) Banking
5 28 (21.88%) SDLC
6 26 (20.31%) Relational Database
6 26 (20.31%) Ruby
6 26 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (19.53%) Scrum
7 25 (19.53%) Jenkins
8 24 (18.75%) Analytics
8 24 (18.75%) C#
9 23 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (14.84%) TDD
10 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering
10 19 (14.84%) HTML
10 19 (14.84%) OO
10 19 (14.84%) DevOps
11 18 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (14.06%) Puppet
11 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
12 17 (13.28%) Windows
12 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
13 16 (12.50%) Open Source
14 15 (11.72%) Big Data
14 15 (11.72%) Degree

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 11 (8.59%) Apache Spark
2 10 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.03%) Apache Qpid
4 5 (3.91%) Apache
5 4 (3.13%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.13%) JBoss
6 3 (2.34%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.34%) Mule
6 3 (2.34%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.78%) Confluence
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.78%) nginx
7 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.78%) SAS
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) Houdini
2 4 (3.13%) Maya
2 4 (3.13%) NUKE
3 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.78%) InDesign
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.38%) PaaS
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (7.03%) IaaS
5 6 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.69%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.69%) GitHub
6 5 (3.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (3.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (3.91%) SaaS
7 3 (2.34%) Google App Engine
7 3 (2.34%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (2.34%) Heroku
8 2 (1.56%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) Firewall
2 5 (3.91%) LDAP
3 4 (3.13%) DNS
3 4 (3.13%) Internet
4 3 (2.34%) AMQP
4 3 (2.34%) HTTP
4 3 (2.34%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (1.56%) Multicast
5 2 (1.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.78%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) LAN
6 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.31%) Relational Database
2 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 15 (11.72%) Big Data
4 14 (10.94%) Hadoop
4 14 (10.94%) MySQL
5 12 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 12 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.47%) Apache Hive
7 6 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.69%) Pentaho
8 4 (3.13%) Flink
8 4 (3.13%) QlikView
8 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.34%) Impala
9 3 (2.34%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.34%) Spotfire
9 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.34%) Sqoop
10 2 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 25 (19.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.59%) Selenium
3 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (3.91%) Ant
4 5 (3.91%) JIRA
5 4 (3.13%) Maven
6 3 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.34%) JUnit
6 3 (2.34%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.34%) Subversion
7 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.78%) MSI
8 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (46.88%) Finance
2 28 (21.88%) Banking
3 11 (8.59%) Games
3 11 (8.59%) Investment Banking
3 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.34%) Billing
5 3 (2.34%) Publishing
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (49.22%) Developer
2 35 (27.34%) Python Developer
3 14 (10.94%) Senior Developer
4 11 (8.59%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.59%) Senior Python Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Tester
8 6 (4.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) QA Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Automation Tester
10 4 (3.13%) Performance Tester
10 4 (3.13%) Programmer
10 4 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) HTML
2 10 (7.81%) CSS
2 10 (7.81%) Middleware
3 9 (7.03%) REST
3 9 (7.03%) Web Services
4 8 (6.25%) jQuery
4 8 (6.25%) XML
5 7 (5.47%) JMS
5 7 (5.47%) Spring
6 6 (4.69%) Ajax
6 6 (4.69%) Apache Flex
6 6 (4.69%) ELK Stack
6 6 (4.69%) Java EE
7 5 (3.91%) Hibernate
7 5 (3.91%) HTML5
8 4 (3.13%) CryEngine
8 4 (3.13%) D3.js
8 4 (3.13%) Kafka
8 4 (3.13%) NumPy
8 4 (3.13%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.03%) Animation
3 7 (5.47%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.69%) Data Integration
4 6 (4.69%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.69%) Market Risk
4 6 (4.69%) Reference Data
5 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.91%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.34%) Blog
7 3 (2.34%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.34%) Physics
7 3 (2.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.88%) Linux
2 17 (13.28%) Windows
3 7 (5.47%) Unix
4 5 (3.91%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) SDLC
3 25 (19.53%) Scrum
4 24 (18.75%) Analytics
5 23 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (14.84%) DevOps
6 19 (14.84%) OO
6 19 (14.84%) Software Engineering
6 19 (14.84%) TDD
7 16 (12.50%) Open Source
8 13 (10.16%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (9.38%) Integration Testing
9 12 (9.38%) Microservices
10 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
10 11 (8.59%) Regression Testing
11 10 (7.81%) High Availability
11 10 (7.81%) OOD
12 8 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 8 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 75 (58.59%) Java
2 42 (32.81%) SQL
3 33 (25.78%) C++
3 33 (25.78%) Perl
4 26 (20.31%) Ruby
5 24 (18.75%) C#
6 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.59%) PowerShell
8 10 (7.81%) Bash Shell
9 9 (7.03%) Scala
10 6 (4.69%) VBScript
11 5 (3.91%) PHP
11 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.34%) COBOL
12 3 (2.34%) GraphQL
12 3 (2.34%) R
13 2 (1.56%) C
14 1 (0.78%) GLSL
14 1 (0.78%) VB
14 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) CCNA
3 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.78%) CISSP
3 1 (0.78%) EnCE
3 1 (0.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Docker
2 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.13%) Apache Flume
4 4 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.78%) Ceph
5 1 (0.78%) Firmware
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) NFS
5 1 (0.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (14.06%) Puppet
2 8 (6.25%) Ansible
3 5 (3.91%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.91%) Mesos
4 3 (2.34%) CFEngine
4 3 (2.34%) Oozie
4 3 (2.34%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Kibana
5 1 (0.78%) logstash
5 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (10.94%) Sybase
2 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.03%) Tableau
4 6 (4.69%) IBM
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle
4 6 (4.69%) Talend
5 5 (3.91%) Google
5 5 (3.91%) VMware
6 4 (3.13%) Splunk
7 2 (1.56%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco
8 1 (0.78%) EMC
8 1 (0.78%) Perforce
8 1 (0.78%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.78%) Symantec
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