Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 18.37% 20.00% 6.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.47% 28.13% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 7
Dundee median annual salary £48,000 £27,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.78% -26.03% -5.81%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,950 £25,200
90th Percentile £59,750 £50,500 £42,450
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dundee
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 68 32 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 69.39% 71.11% 71.19%
Number of salaries quoted 56 30 68
Dundee median annual salary £37,500 £33,377 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% -21.47% +21.43%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,600
90th Percentile £54,875 £50,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Dundee

Python
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Dundee.

Salary trend for Python in Dundee

Python
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Dundee over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Python.

1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) C
2 13 (72.22%) C++
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Firmware
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Electronics
3 12 (66.67%) VB
3 12 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) Android
4 11 (61.11%) Banking
4 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 11 (61.11%) OO
4 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (44.44%) VxWorks
6 7 (38.89%) Project Planning
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Games
8 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
8 4 (22.22%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (22.22%) Arduino
8 4 (22.22%) R
8 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (11.11%) D3.js
10 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) FileMaker
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQLite
General
1 12 (66.67%) Electronics
2 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) D3.js
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Qt
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 4 (22.22%) Arduino
1 4 (22.22%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Android
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) VxWorks
4 1 (5.56%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
1 11 (61.11%) OO
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Project Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) A/B Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Commercial Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Physics
4 2 (11.11%) Product Management
4 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C
1 13 (72.22%) C++
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) VB
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) R
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft