The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 78 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 13 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.17% - 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Median salary £31,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1055 1226 1284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.30% 93.45% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 679 825 778
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Python Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in Edinburgh

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 21 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) Web Development
5 8 (38.10%) RESTful
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 8 (38.10%) CSS3
5 8 (38.10%) LESS
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) CSS
5 8 (38.10%) Web Services
5 8 (38.10%) XML
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) MySQL
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (14.29%) Celery
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Marketing
9 2 (9.52%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) Open Source
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Splunk
9 2 (9.52%) AngularJS

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) CSS
1 8 (38.10%) CSS3
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
1 8 (38.10%) HTML5
1 8 (38.10%) JSON
1 8 (38.10%) LESS
1 8 (38.10%) RESTful
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
1 8 (38.10%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) Celery
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Django
3 2 (9.52%) Flask
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
1 2 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Netezza
1 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
1 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
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