Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 115 127
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 12 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.95% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.00% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% -29.70%
10th Percentile £30,400 £22,300 £25,700
90th Percentile £38,250 £47,500 £43,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -18.18% -15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2611 2205 2904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 95.25% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1449 1858
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,850 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Edinburgh

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in Edinburgh

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in Edinburgh

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) VLE
8 2 (16.67%) Django
8 2 (16.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) LAMP
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Moodle

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) Django
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) LESS
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Celery
4 1 (8.33%) Flask
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (8.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat