Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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

Python Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +149
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 53 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.37% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 50 0 0
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +3.13%

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 2,165 2,198 2,276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 94.74% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,603 1,364 1,235
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £30,422 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in Glasgow

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Python Engineer in Glasgow

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Python Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Python Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Python
2 39 (73.58%) SQL
2 39 (73.58%) OO
2 39 (73.58%) NoSQL
2 39 (73.58%) Relational Database
3 36 (67.92%) TDD
3 36 (67.92%) XML
4 35 (66.04%) Java
4 35 (66.04%) Finance
5 34 (64.15%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (60.38%) System Testing
6 32 (60.38%) Test Automation
6 32 (60.38%) Refactoring
6 32 (60.38%) Unit Testing
6 32 (60.38%) XPath
6 32 (60.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (60.38%) Bigtable
6 32 (60.38%) Complex Event Processing
6 32 (60.38%) BDD
6 32 (60.38%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (60.38%) Middleware
6 32 (60.38%) MQSeries
6 32 (60.38%) XML Schema
6 32 (60.38%) Virtual Team
6 32 (60.38%) Continuous Deployment
6 32 (60.38%) Domain Models
7 21 (39.62%) C++
8 18 (33.96%) Software Engineering
8 18 (33.96%) C#
9 17 (32.08%) OOP

Python Engineer 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 32 (60.38%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (73.58%) NoSQL
1 39 (73.58%) Relational Database
2 32 (60.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 32 (60.38%) Bigtable
2 32 (60.38%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.43%) Big Data
5 3 (5.66%) DB2
5 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) JUnit
General
1 35 (66.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) XML
2 32 (60.38%) Middleware
2 32 (60.38%) XML Schema
3 10 (18.87%) GraphQL
3 10 (18.87%) REST
4 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
4 7 (13.21%) Spring
5 3 (5.66%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.89%) NumPy
6 1 (1.89%) Pandas
6 1 (1.89%) RESTful
6 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (60.38%) Virtual Team
2 10 (18.87%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (7.55%) Reference Data
5 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) OO
2 36 (67.92%) TDD
3 34 (64.15%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (60.38%) BDD
4 32 (60.38%) Complex Event Processing
4 32 (60.38%) Continuous Deployment
4 32 (60.38%) Domain Models
4 32 (60.38%) Refactoring
4 32 (60.38%) System Testing
4 32 (60.38%) Test Automation
4 32 (60.38%) Unit Testing
5 18 (33.96%) Software Engineering
6 17 (32.08%) OOA/OOD
6 17 (32.08%) OOP
7 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.32%) DevOps
9 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.55%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Python
2 39 (73.58%) SQL
3 35 (66.04%) Java
4 32 (60.38%) XPath
5 21 (39.62%) C++
6 18 (33.96%) C#
7 17 (32.08%) Ruby
8 3 (5.66%) Java 8
8 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) IBM
2 3 (5.66%) Sybase