Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Python Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 88 114
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 47 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.14% 1.89% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.96% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 8
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,115 1,790 2,578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.55% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,069 1,659
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,275 £28,750 £28,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Glasgow

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in Glasgow

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Python
2 44 (93.62%) Java
3 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (63.83%) Scrum
5 27 (57.45%) TDD
5 27 (57.45%) BDD
6 26 (55.32%) Test Automation
7 24 (51.06%) Robotics
7 24 (51.06%) Machine Learning
7 24 (51.06%) Big Data
8 21 (44.68%) Concurrent Programming
8 21 (44.68%) Multithreading
9 19 (40.43%) SQL
9 19 (40.43%) C++
10 18 (38.30%) Oracle
10 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database
10 18 (38.30%) Software Delivery
11 15 (31.91%) Finance
12 13 (27.66%) SDLC
12 13 (27.66%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (19.15%) Banking
14 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
14 8 (17.02%) OO
14 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
14 8 (17.02%) Ruby
15 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
15 6 (12.77%) Spring
15 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
15 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
15 6 (12.77%) Kanban

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) Big Data
2 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
1 6 (12.77%) Spring
2 4 (8.51%) Django
3 3 (6.38%) Flask
4 1 (2.13%) NumPy
4 1 (2.13%) Pandas
4 1 (2.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Robotics
2 13 (27.66%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Derivative
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) Scrum
3 27 (57.45%) BDD
3 27 (57.45%) TDD
4 26 (55.32%) Test Automation
5 24 (51.06%) Machine Learning
6 21 (44.68%) Concurrent Programming
6 21 (44.68%) Multithreading
7 18 (38.30%) Software Delivery
8 13 (27.66%) SDLC
9 8 (17.02%) OO
9 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
9 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Kanban
11 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.38%) Prototyping
12 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
13 1 (2.13%) Logistics
13 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
13 1 (2.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Python
2 44 (93.62%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) C++
3 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 8 (17.02%) Ruby
5 4 (8.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Sybase