The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 90 87
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 14 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.25% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.26% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £24,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.41% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 1156 1162 1314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.87% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 717 665 822
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 22 June 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 27 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 11 (40.74%) SDLC
4 10 (37.04%) Web Development
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) JSON
7 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) Web Services
8 6 (22.22%) XML
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) CSS3
8 6 (22.22%) JIRA
8 6 (22.22%) RESTful
8 6 (22.22%) Django
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) LESS
8 6 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (14.81%) Celery
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) Java
9 4 (14.81%) MySQL
10 3 (11.11%) PHP
10 3 (11.11%) Scrum
10 3 (11.11%) TDD
10 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering

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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) Moodle
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) JSON
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML5
3 6 (22.22%) CSS3
3 6 (22.22%) Django
3 6 (22.22%) LESS
3 6 (22.22%) RESTful
3 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) Celery
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) Flask
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
7 1 (3.70%) React
7 1 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) Web Development
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.11%) Kanban
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Netezza
1 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
1 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
1 2 (7.41%) Splunk
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat