The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 131 169 156
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 20 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
Python Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2930 3575 2823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.03% 95.41% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1798 2331 1705
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python Developer across the Scotland region.

Python Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Python Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Python Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +17 11 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Glasgow +16 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (80.95%) TDD
3 32 (76.19%) Finance
3 32 (76.19%) Linux
4 26 (61.90%) PHP
4 26 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (57.14%) Multithreading
6 21 (50.00%) Games
7 19 (45.24%) Banking
7 19 (45.24%) Telecoms
8 16 (38.10%) Java
9 10 (23.81%) Analytics
10 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
10 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) OO
10 8 (19.05%) Front Office
10 8 (19.05%) JMS
10 8 (19.05%) OOD
10 8 (19.05%) IBM
10 8 (19.05%) Middleware
10 8 (19.05%) Scrum
11 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (11.90%) Puppet
12 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
14 2 (4.76%) HTML
14 2 (4.76%) CSS
14 2 (4.76%) Web Services

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 32 (76.19%) Finance
2 21 (50.00%) Games
3 19 (45.24%) Banking
3 19 (45.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (19.05%) Front Office
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) JMS
1 8 (19.05%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) HTML5
2 2 (4.76%) CSS3
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Xbox
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (80.95%) TDD
2 26 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (57.14%) Multithreading
4 10 (23.81%) Analytics
5 8 (19.05%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) OOD
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 26 (61.90%) PHP
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) IBM
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago