Period
to 22 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Python Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 113 144
Rank change year-on-year -8 +31 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 13 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.69% 1.57% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.62% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 1
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +123.40% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £75,000 £25,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% +44.83% +27.75%

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 1,821 2,350 2,114
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 96.87% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,280 1,697 1,272
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.15%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (76.92%) System Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 10 (76.92%) BDD
3 10 (76.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
3 10 (76.92%) Bigtable
3 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
3 10 (76.92%) XML
3 10 (76.92%) OO
3 10 (76.92%) MQSeries
3 10 (76.92%) XML Schema
3 10 (76.92%) Middleware
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) XPath
3 10 (76.92%) Refactoring
3 10 (76.92%) Complex Event Processing
3 10 (76.92%) Virtual Team
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Deployment
3 10 (76.92%) Domain Models
3 10 (76.92%) Sprint Retrospective
3 10 (76.92%) Sprint Planning
3 10 (76.92%) Architectural Design
3 10 (76.92%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) NumPy
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree

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 10 (76.92%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (76.92%) Bigtable
1 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
1 10 (76.92%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Middleware
1 10 (76.92%) XML
1 10 (76.92%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.69%) NumPy
2 1 (7.69%) Pandas
2 1 (7.69%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) Architectural Design
2 10 (76.92%) BDD
2 10 (76.92%) Complex Event Processing
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Deployment
2 10 (76.92%) Domain Models
2 10 (76.92%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) Refactoring
2 10 (76.92%) Sprint Planning
2 10 (76.92%) Sprint Retrospective
2 10 (76.92%) System Testing
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Data Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) XPath
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree