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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 30 44 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +30
Permanent jobs citing Python 103 60 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.11% 5.59% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.12% 8.01% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 29 3
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
926 749 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.95% 69.80% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 591 394 396
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 149 (77.20%) Java
2 98 (50.78%) OO
3 97 (50.26%) Linux
4 81 (41.97%) Open Source
5 71 (36.79%) JBoss
6 69 (35.75%) MongoDB
7 65 (33.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 65 (33.68%) Jython
8 62 (32.12%) PostgreSQL
8 62 (32.12%) SugarCRM
9 61 (31.61%) Drupal
10 59 (30.57%) Red Hat
11 58 (30.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 56 (29.02%) Talend Open Studio
12 56 (29.02%) Talend
13 55 (28.50%) JavaScript
14 54 (27.98%) C++
14 54 (27.98%) Pentaho
15 51 (26.42%) Ubuntu
16 50 (25.91%) Finance
17 35 (18.13%) Perl
18 33 (17.10%) HTML
19 32 (16.58%) PHP
19 32 (16.58%) SQL
19 32 (16.58%) Ruby
20 31 (16.06%) UNIX
21 30 (15.54%) C#
22 27 (13.99%) Middleware
22 27 (13.99%) Subversion
22 27 (13.99%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (32.12%) SugarCRM
2 61 (31.61%) Drupal
3 18 (9.33%) Apache
4 11 (5.70%) Node.js
5 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.07%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.07%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.04%) WordPress
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.52%) GemFire
8 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion MX
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Extranet
2 1 (0.52%) Intranet
2 1 (0.52%) LAN
2 1 (0.52%) WAN
2 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.75%) MongoDB
2 62 (32.12%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (30.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 54 (27.98%) Pentaho
5 19 (9.84%) NoSQL
6 14 (7.25%) MySQL
7 12 (6.22%) KDB
7 12 (6.22%) Big Data
8 11 (5.70%) Relational Database
9 9 (4.66%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.63%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.59%) SQL Server
12 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.55%) DB2
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.55%) Sybase IQ
14 1 (0.52%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.52%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 56 (29.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 27 (13.99%) Subversion
2 27 (13.99%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.81%) Trac
4 11 (5.70%) Jasmine
5 9 (4.66%) Maven
6 6 (3.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.11%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.07%) RSpec
7 4 (2.07%) Selenium
8 3 (1.55%) Mocha
8 3 (1.55%) QUnit
8 3 (1.55%) Hudson
8 3 (1.55%) JSUnit
8 3 (1.55%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.04%) Ant
9 2 (1.04%) FishEye
9 2 (1.04%) JIRA
9 2 (1.04%) Gradle
10 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 50 (25.91%) Finance
2 14 (7.25%) Banking
3 13 (6.74%) Advertising
3 13 (6.74%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.18%) Legal
5 9 (4.66%) Front Office
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (77.72%) Developer
2 24 (12.44%) Architect
3 23 (11.92%) Java Developer
4 21 (10.88%) Software Developer
5 17 (8.81%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.81%) C# Developer
5 17 (8.81%) WPF Developer
6 12 (6.22%) Junior
6 12 (6.22%) Junior Developer
7 9 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.15%) Python Developer
9 7 (3.63%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.11%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.11%) Web Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 5 (2.59%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (2.59%) Technical Business Analyst
11 5 (2.59%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.59%) Ruby Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.10%) HTML
2 27 (13.99%) Middleware
3 24 (12.44%) CSS
3 24 (12.44%) Spring
4 23 (11.92%) HTML5
5 20 (10.36%) Hibernate
6 17 (8.81%) jQuery
6 17 (8.81%) WPF
7 14 (7.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (7.25%) J2EE
8 13 (6.74%) CSS3
9 11 (5.70%) .NET
10 9 (4.66%) XML
11 8 (4.15%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.63%) Backbone.js
12 7 (3.63%) LAMP
12 7 (3.63%) Ember.js
13 6 (3.11%) Web Services
13 6 (3.11%) RESTful
14 4 (2.07%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 81 (41.97%) Open Source
2 17 (8.81%) Equities
3 15 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.77%) Derivative
4 10 (5.18%) Credit Risk
4 10 (5.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.66%) Data Integration
6 8 (4.15%) Hedge funds
6 8 (4.15%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.15%) Physics
7 5 (2.59%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.07%) GIS
8 4 (2.07%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.55%) W3C
10 2 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.52%) Animation
11 1 (0.52%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 97 (50.26%) Linux
2 65 (33.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (26.42%) Ubuntu
4 31 (16.06%) UNIX
5 16 (8.29%) Debian
6 4 (2.07%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.07%) AIX
6 4 (2.07%) Solaris
7 3 (1.55%) Windows
8 2 (1.04%) CentOS
9 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.78%) OO
2 25 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (10.88%) TOGAF
4 20 (10.36%) TDD
5 15 (7.77%) Unit Testing
5 15 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (7.25%) MVC
7 13 (6.74%) OOP
7 13 (6.74%) MVVM
8 11 (5.70%) Integration Testing
8 11 (5.70%) Test Automation
9 10 (5.18%) BDD
9 10 (5.18%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.18%) Web Development
10 9 (4.66%) Scrum
10 9 (4.66%) Automated Testing
10 9 (4.66%) Low Latency
10 9 (4.66%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (4.15%) Dependency Management
12 7 (3.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 149 (77.20%) Java
2 65 (33.68%) Jython
3 55 (28.50%) JavaScript
4 54 (27.98%) C++
5 35 (18.13%) Perl
6 32 (16.58%) PHP
6 32 (16.58%) SQL
6 32 (16.58%) Ruby
7 30 (15.54%) C#
8 18 (9.33%) Scala
9 13 (6.74%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.63%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.59%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.07%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.07%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.55%) XPath
13 3 (1.55%) C
14 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.52%) PHP5
15 1 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (12.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.11%) PhD
4 4 (2.07%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.52%) NFS
1 1 (0.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (2.07%) Capistrano
1 4 (2.07%) Puppet
1 4 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (36.79%) JBoss
2 59 (30.57%) Red Hat
3 56 (29.02%) Talend
4 16 (8.29%) Oracle
5 12 (6.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.07%) Sybase
6 4 (2.07%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.55%) Google
7 3 (1.55%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.52%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.52%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.52%) ParAccel
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Twig World Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum + excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago