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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 143 165 147
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 16 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.22% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,800 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
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
2767 3621 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.13% 94.82% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2369 1854
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Glasgow +4 9 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Edinburgh - 7 £50,000 - 7
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (100.00%) Python
2 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (77.50%) Linux
4 30 (75.00%) Finance
5 28 (70.00%) TDD
6 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (62.50%) Multithreading
6 25 (62.50%) PHP
7 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
7 22 (55.00%) Banking
8 18 (45.00%) Games
9 10 (25.00%) Java
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (15.00%) Puppet
10 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (12.50%) HTML5
11 5 (12.50%) CSS3
11 5 (12.50%) HTML
11 5 (12.50%) CSS
12 3 (7.50%) OO
12 3 (7.50%) Analytics
12 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
13 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
13 2 (5.00%) JMS
13 2 (5.00%) OOD
13 2 (5.00%) IBM
13 2 (5.00%) Middleware
13 2 (5.00%) SQL
13 2 (5.00%) Big Data

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 22 (55.00%) Banking
3 18 (45.00%) Games
4 2 (5.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) HTML5
1 5 (12.50%) CSS3
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
1 5 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) JMS
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) TDD
3 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.50%) OO
4 3 (7.50%) Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) OOD
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (62.50%) PHP
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
1 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: plus superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago