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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 39 42 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 83 64 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.94% 5.28% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 8.36% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 6
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
897 766 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.21% 63.15% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 550 499 356
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 30 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 141 (76.22%) Java
2 77 (41.62%) JavaScript
3 72 (38.92%) OO
3 72 (38.92%) Finance
4 71 (38.38%) Linux
5 70 (37.84%) Open Source
6 65 (35.14%) Ruby
7 55 (29.73%) PHP
8 51 (27.57%) C++
8 51 (27.57%) Spring
9 48 (25.95%) Hibernate
10 44 (23.78%) Perl
11 42 (22.70%) UNIX
11 42 (22.70%) NoSQL
12 41 (22.16%) JBoss
13 40 (21.62%) SQL
14 39 (21.08%) PostgreSQL
15 37 (20.00%) HTML
16 36 (19.46%) C#
17 35 (18.92%) MongoDB
18 32 (17.30%) Oracle
19 28 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (15.14%) Drupal
19 28 (15.14%) Relational Database
20 27 (14.59%) Apache Cassandra
20 27 (14.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 26 (14.05%) Pentaho
21 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
21 26 (14.05%) Jython
21 26 (14.05%) OOP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (15.14%) Drupal
2 25 (13.51%) Apache
3 20 (10.81%) SugarCRM
4 14 (7.57%) Node.js
5 13 (7.03%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.32%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.16%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.16%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.62%) Mule
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.62%) GemFire
9 2 (1.08%) ColdFusion MX
9 2 (1.08%) IIS
9 2 (1.08%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.08%) CMS
9 2 (1.08%) WordPress
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.32%) SaaS
2 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.78%) Heroku
2 7 (3.78%) OpenShift
2 7 (3.78%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (1.08%) GitHub
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.78%) HTTP
2 5 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (1.08%) Extranet
3 2 (1.08%) Intranet
3 2 (1.08%) DNS
3 2 (1.08%) Network Security
4 1 (0.54%) AMQP
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.70%) NoSQL
2 39 (21.08%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (18.92%) MongoDB
4 28 (15.14%) Relational Database
5 27 (14.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (14.05%) Pentaho
7 25 (13.51%) RDBMS
8 24 (12.97%) MySQL
9 18 (9.73%) Big Data
10 17 (9.19%) KDB
11 15 (8.11%) Oracle Database
12 10 (5.41%) SQL Server
13 9 (4.86%) Hadoop
14 3 (1.62%) Apache Hive
15 2 (1.08%) Couchbase
16 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.54%) MSDE
16 1 (0.54%) Sybase IQ
16 1 (0.54%) DB2
16 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (9.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (9.19%) Subversion
3 16 (8.65%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.11%) Maven
5 14 (7.57%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.95%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.95%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.78%) Selenium
8 5 (2.70%) RSpec
9 3 (1.62%) Ant
9 3 (1.62%) Trac
9 3 (1.62%) Gradle
10 2 (1.08%) FishEye
10 2 (1.08%) JUnit
10 2 (1.08%) JIRA
10 2 (1.08%) Mockito
11 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.54%) Hudson
11 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
General
1 72 (38.92%) Finance
2 14 (7.57%) Front Office
3 12 (6.49%) Investment Banking
3 12 (6.49%) Banking
4 4 (2.16%) Advertising
5 3 (1.62%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
7 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.54%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 141 (76.22%) Developer
2 34 (18.38%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.05%) Software Developer
4 19 (10.27%) Analyst
5 16 (8.65%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.65%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.65%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.65%) WPF Developer
6 15 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
6 15 (8.11%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 15 (8.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 15 (8.11%) Lead Business Analyst
6 15 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
6 15 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 13 (7.03%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.03%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.32%) Architect
8 8 (4.32%) Junior
8 8 (4.32%) Junior Developer
9 7 (3.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (27.57%) Spring
2 48 (25.95%) Hibernate
3 37 (20.00%) HTML
4 25 (13.51%) jQuery
5 22 (11.89%) CSS
6 21 (11.35%) HTML5
7 18 (9.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 16 (8.65%) WPF
9 14 (7.57%) Web Services
9 14 (7.57%) AngularJS
10 13 (7.03%) .NET
10 13 (7.03%) J2EE
11 11 (5.95%) Middleware
12 9 (4.86%) MapReduce
13 8 (4.32%) Java EE
14 6 (3.24%) Task Parallel Library
14 6 (3.24%) Backbone.js
14 6 (3.24%) Ember.js
14 6 (3.24%) XML
14 6 (3.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (37.84%) Open Source
2 22 (11.89%) Derivative
3 21 (11.35%) Computer Science
4 19 (10.27%) Equities
5 17 (9.19%) Credit Risk
6 16 (8.65%) Data Integration
7 10 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (4.32%) GIS
9 6 (3.24%) Physics
10 5 (2.70%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.16%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (1.08%) Tandem
14 1 (0.54%) Statistical Arbitrage
14 1 (0.54%) Animation
14 1 (0.54%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 71 (38.38%) Linux
2 42 (22.70%) UNIX
3 27 (14.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (9.73%) Ubuntu
5 11 (5.95%) Windows
6 7 (3.78%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.78%) AIX
6 7 (3.78%) Solaris
7 3 (1.62%) CentOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.92%) OO
2 28 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
3 26 (14.05%) OOP
4 24 (12.97%) MVC
4 24 (12.97%) TDD
5 15 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 14 (7.57%) Web Development
7 12 (6.49%) BDD
8 11 (5.95%) Automated Testing
8 11 (5.95%) Scrum
8 11 (5.95%) Dependency Management
9 10 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.41%) MVVM
10 9 (4.86%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (4.32%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (3.78%) Multithreading
13 6 (3.24%) DevOps
13 6 (3.24%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 141 (76.22%) Java
2 77 (41.62%) JavaScript
3 65 (35.14%) Ruby
4 55 (29.73%) PHP
5 51 (27.57%) C++
6 44 (23.78%) Perl
7 40 (21.62%) SQL
8 36 (19.46%) C#
9 26 (14.05%) Jython
10 23 (12.43%) Scala
11 7 (3.78%) XPath
11 7 (3.78%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.62%) C
13 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.08%) AWK
14 2 (1.08%) Groovy
14 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.54%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 17 (9.19%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Samba
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (7.57%) Puppet
1 14 (7.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.32%) CFEngine
3 5 (2.70%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 41 (22.16%) JBoss
2 32 (17.30%) Oracle
3 21 (11.35%) Red Hat
4 18 (9.73%) Talend
5 10 (5.41%) Sybase
6 9 (4.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.32%) Google
8 4 (2.16%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (1.62%) Wall Street Systems
9 3 (1.62%) StreamBase
10 1 (0.54%) Zend
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) Tableau
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