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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 129 157 147
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 27 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
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
2900 3156 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.55% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 2039 1930
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 January 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 January 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 +13 15 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Glasgow +19 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlothian - 1 £45,000 -
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 46 (100.00%) Python
2 36 (78.26%) TDD
3 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (73.91%) Finance
5 26 (56.52%) Linux
6 24 (52.17%) Java
7 19 (41.30%) PHP
7 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (41.30%) Analytics
8 18 (39.13%) Multithreading
9 17 (36.96%) Relational Database
9 17 (36.96%) SQL
9 17 (36.96%) OO
9 17 (36.96%) Middleware
9 17 (36.96%) JMS
9 17 (36.96%) OOD
9 17 (36.96%) IBM
9 17 (36.96%) Front Office
9 17 (36.96%) Scrum
10 16 (34.78%) Games
11 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
11 14 (30.43%) Banking
12 6 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
14 4 (8.70%) Degree
14 4 (8.70%) UNIX
14 4 (8.70%) C++
15 3 (6.52%) C
15 3 (6.52%) Dell

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
1 3 (6.52%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
General
1 34 (73.91%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Front Office
3 16 (34.78%) Games
4 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
4 14 (30.43%) Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) Middleware
1 17 (36.96%) JMS
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Fedora
3 3 (6.52%) CentOS
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) TDD
2 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (41.30%) Analytics
4 18 (39.13%) Multithreading
5 17 (36.96%) OO
5 17 (36.96%) OOD
5 17 (36.96%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (52.17%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) PHP
4 17 (36.96%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) C++
6 3 (6.52%) C
6 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Dell
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