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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 35 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 111 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.90% 8.10% 7.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.43% 14.78% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 59
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
562 751 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.58% 54.78% 60.90%
Number of salaries quoted 323 419 464
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 70 (60.87%) Java
2 67 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (38.26%) Finance
4 37 (32.17%) C++
5 27 (23.48%) Linux
6 25 (21.74%) SQL
7 24 (20.87%) Banking
8 23 (20.00%) Ruby
9 22 (19.13%) Software Engineering
9 22 (19.13%) Perl
10 21 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (18.26%) Relational Database
10 21 (18.26%) SDLC
11 19 (16.52%) C#
12 18 (15.65%) Scrum
12 18 (15.65%) Jenkins
13 17 (14.78%) Windows
13 17 (14.78%) TDD
14 16 (13.91%) OO
14 16 (13.91%) Analytics
15 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (12.17%) Unit Testing
16 14 (12.17%) DevOps
17 13 (11.30%) Big Data
17 13 (11.30%) NoSQL
18 12 (10.43%) Degree
18 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
18 12 (10.43%) Risk Management
18 12 (10.43%) Microservices
19 11 (9.57%) Games

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 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.22%) Apache
2 6 (5.22%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.35%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.61%) Confluence
5 2 (1.74%) Apache Qpid
5 2 (1.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.87%) Mule
6 1 (0.87%) nginx
6 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.87%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Houdini
1 4 (3.48%) Maya
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.48%) NUKE
2 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.87%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.09%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.09%) Amazon S3
3 7 (6.09%) IaaS
3 7 (6.09%) PaaS
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.61%) GitHub
6 2 (1.74%) SaaS
7 1 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.87%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) SAN
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) Multicast
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.87%) DHCP
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) LDAP
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.26%) Relational Database
2 13 (11.30%) Big Data
2 13 (11.30%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.83%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.83%) MySQL
4 6 (5.22%) Apache Hive
4 6 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.35%) Flink
5 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.48%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.61%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.74%) QlikView
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.87%) DB2
9 1 (0.87%) GIS
9 1 (0.87%) KDB
9 1 (0.87%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.57%) Selenium
3 7 (6.09%) JUnit
4 4 (3.48%) Ant
4 4 (3.48%) JIRA
4 4 (3.48%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.61%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.74%) Appium
6 2 (1.74%) Calabash
6 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.74%) Gatling
6 2 (1.74%) JBehave
6 2 (1.74%) JMeter
6 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.74%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.87%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.87%) MSI
General
1 44 (38.26%) Finance
2 24 (20.87%) Banking
3 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.57%) Games
5 9 (7.83%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (56.52%) Developer
2 40 (34.78%) Python Developer
3 15 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 15 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Senior Python Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Tester
7 7 (6.09%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Automation Tester
10 4 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Performance Tester
11 3 (2.61%) Administrator
11 3 (2.61%) C++ Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Programmer
11 3 (2.61%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) HTML
2 10 (8.70%) REST
3 9 (7.83%) CSS
4 7 (6.09%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (6.09%) jQuery
5 6 (5.22%) Ajax
5 6 (5.22%) XML
6 5 (4.35%) Kafka
6 5 (4.35%) NumPy
6 5 (4.35%) SciPy
6 5 (4.35%) Spring
6 5 (4.35%) Web Services
7 4 (3.48%) .NET
7 4 (3.48%) CryEngine
7 4 (3.48%) Django
7 4 (3.48%) Middleware
7 4 (3.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (3.48%) Unreal Engine
8 3 (2.61%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.61%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Reference Data
2 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Animation
3 7 (6.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (6.09%) Market Risk
4 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.48%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.48%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.48%) Robotics
6 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) Physics
7 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.74%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.74%) User Experience
8 1 (0.87%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.48%) Linux
2 17 (14.78%) Windows
3 8 (6.96%) Unix
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.74%) Android
5 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) CentOS
6 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.13%) Software Engineering
3 21 (18.26%) SDLC
4 18 (15.65%) Scrum
5 17 (14.78%) TDD
6 16 (13.91%) Analytics
6 16 (13.91%) OO
7 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.17%) DevOps
8 14 (12.17%) Unit Testing
9 12 (10.43%) Microservices
9 12 (10.43%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.57%) Configuration Management
11 10 (8.70%) Open Source
12 8 (6.96%) Software Distribution
13 7 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.09%) High Availability
13 7 (6.09%) OOD
14 6 (5.22%) BDD
14 6 (5.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (60.87%) Java
2 37 (32.17%) C++
3 25 (21.74%) SQL
4 23 (20.00%) Ruby
5 22 (19.13%) Perl
6 19 (16.52%) C#
7 11 (9.57%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.09%) Scala
9 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.48%) GraphQL
11 3 (2.61%) C
11 3 (2.61%) Groovy
11 3 (2.61%) PHP
11 3 (2.61%) R
12 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.74%) VBScript
13 1 (0.87%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.87%) GLSL
13 1 (0.87%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) CCNA
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.87%) CISSP
3 1 (0.87%) EnCE
3 1 (0.87%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Docker
2 5 (4.35%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.87%) Ceph
5 1 (0.87%) Firmware
5 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.87%) NFS
5 1 (0.87%) Samba
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (7.83%) Puppet
2 6 (5.22%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (5.22%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.22%) Mesos
3 5 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.87%) Kibana
4 1 (0.87%) logstash
4 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 5 (4.35%) Splunk
1 5 (4.35%) Sybase
2 4 (3.48%) Talend
3 2 (1.74%) IBM
3 2 (1.74%) Symantec
3 2 (1.74%) Tableau
3 2 (1.74%) VMware
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco
4 1 (0.87%) EMC
4 1 (0.87%) Google
4 1 (0.87%) Perforce
4 1 (0.87%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.87%) RapidMiner
4 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
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