Period
to 5 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 5 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 20 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 159 99 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.45% 12.09% 10.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.78% 17.28% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 108 77 109
10th Percentile £38,889 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £54,000 £47,600
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +13.45% -4.80%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £81,275 £85,500 £61,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.20% +13.89% -10.00%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 765 573 1,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 50.26% 69.96% 63.18%
Number of salaries quoted 523 418 792
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,925 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.33% +6.50% -5.26%
75th Percentile £64,750 £60,938 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Glasgow

Python
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Python in Glasgow

Python
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Glasgow over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Python in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Python.

1 64 (40.25%) AWS
2 55 (34.59%) Social Skills
3 54 (33.96%) Java
4 51 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (30.19%) Software Engineering
6 46 (28.93%) SQL
7 45 (28.30%) Azure
8 41 (25.79%) JavaScript
8 41 (25.79%) DevOps
9 37 (23.27%) .NET
10 36 (22.64%) Mentoring
11 32 (20.13%) C#
12 28 (17.61%) Kubernetes
12 28 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (16.35%) SDLC
13 26 (16.35%) Docker
14 25 (15.72%) HTML
15 23 (14.47%) Linux
15 23 (14.47%) Terraform
16 22 (13.84%) AngularJS
17 21 (13.21%) Data Engineering
17 21 (13.21%) React
17 21 (13.21%) Full Stack Development
18 20 (12.58%) Apache Spark
18 20 (12.58%) XML
18 20 (12.58%) JSON
19 19 (11.95%) OOP
19 19 (11.95%) Perl
19 19 (11.95%) Salesforce.com
20 18 (11.32%) Business Intelligence

Python
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 20 (12.58%) Apache Spark
2 18 (11.32%) CMS
3 14 (8.81%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (5.03%) Apache
5 6 (3.77%) Apache Airflow
5 6 (3.77%) Apache Pig
5 6 (3.77%) Mule
6 4 (2.52%) Confluence
7 3 (1.89%) Luigi
8 2 (1.26%) SAS
9 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.63%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.26%) Stata
3 1 (0.63%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.63%) Blender
3 1 (0.63%) Houdini
3 1 (0.63%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 64 (40.25%) AWS
2 45 (28.30%) Azure
3 17 (10.69%) Microsoft 365
4 14 (8.81%) Power Platform
5 12 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (7.55%) GCP
6 10 (6.29%) npm
7 8 (5.03%) GitHub
8 7 (4.40%) PaaS
8 7 (4.40%) SaaS
9 6 (3.77%) IaaS
10 5 (3.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 4 (2.52%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.52%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.89%) Snowflake
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.63%) Azure Logic Apps
13 1 (0.63%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) Internet
2 6 (3.77%) VPN
3 5 (3.14%) 3G
3 5 (3.14%) 4G
3 5 (3.14%) MQTT
3 5 (3.14%) WAN
4 3 (1.89%) DMZ
5 2 (1.26%) Network Security
5 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.63%) Firewall
6 1 (0.63%) FTP
6 1 (0.63%) HTTP
6 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) Big Data
2 15 (9.43%) Hadoop
3 14 (8.81%) Power BI
4 11 (6.92%) MySQL
5 9 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.66%) Tableau
6 8 (5.03%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.40%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (3.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (2.52%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.26%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.26%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.29%) webpack
3 9 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (5.03%) JIRA
5 7 (4.40%) CircleCI
5 7 (4.40%) GitLab
6 4 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.52%) Selenium
6 4 (2.52%) TestNG
6 4 (2.52%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.52%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.63%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.63%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.63%) Subversion
7 1 (0.63%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (34.59%) Social Skills
2 18 (11.32%) Advertising
3 15 (9.43%) Finance
4 14 (8.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 11 (6.92%) Retail
6 10 (6.29%) Public Sector
7 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.40%) Banking
8 6 (3.77%) Electronics
9 4 (2.52%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.26%) Law
11 2 (1.26%) Legal
11 2 (1.26%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.63%) Marketing
12 1 (0.63%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 48 (30.19%) Developer
2 31 (19.50%) Data Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Software Developer
4 14 (8.81%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (8.18%) Senior Developer
5 13 (8.18%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.29%) Platform Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) Architect
8 9 (5.66%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.03%) Python Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Data Architect
10 7 (4.40%) Data Migration Architect
10 7 (4.40%) Data Migration Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Migration Architect
10 7 (4.40%) Migration Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Salesforce Developer
11 6 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.27%) .NET
2 25 (15.72%) HTML
3 22 (13.84%) AngularJS
4 21 (13.21%) React
5 20 (12.58%) JSON
5 20 (12.58%) XML
6 18 (11.32%) Vue.js
7 17 (10.69%) Kafka
8 15 (9.43%) Node.js
9 10 (6.29%) CSS
10 9 (5.66%) Backbone.js
10 9 (5.66%) Sass
10 9 (5.66%) Spring
11 8 (5.03%) Web Services
12 6 (3.77%) ARM Templates
12 6 (3.77%) REST
12 6 (3.77%) SOAP
13 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
14 4 (2.52%) Hibernate
14 4 (2.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (6.29%) Podcast
3 7 (4.40%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (4.40%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.77%) FMCG
5 5 (3.14%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (2.52%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.89%) Social Media
8 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Blog
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) CUDA
9 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.47%) Linux
2 18 (11.32%) Unix
3 2 (1.26%) CentOS
3 2 (1.26%) Solaris
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (30.19%) Software Engineering
3 41 (25.79%) DevOps
4 36 (22.64%) Mentoring
5 28 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (16.35%) SDLC
7 21 (13.21%) Data Engineering
7 21 (13.21%) Full Stack Development
8 19 (11.95%) OOP
9 18 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (11.32%) Content Management
9 18 (11.32%) Enterprise Content Management
9 18 (11.32%) Migration
9 18 (11.32%) OO
10 17 (10.69%) Data Science
11 14 (8.81%) Data Migration
12 13 (8.18%) ETL
12 13 (8.18%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.92%) Coaching
13 11 (6.92%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.96%) Java
2 46 (28.93%) SQL
3 41 (25.79%) JavaScript
4 32 (20.13%) C#
5 19 (11.95%) Perl
6 17 (10.69%) Go
7 15 (9.43%) PHP
7 15 (9.43%) Scala
8 13 (8.18%) C++
9 12 (7.55%) Bash Shell
9 12 (7.55%) R
9 12 (7.55%) Ruby
10 11 (6.92%) PowerShell
11 10 (6.29%) ES6
12 9 (5.66%) C
12 9 (5.66%) Objective-C
13 7 (4.40%) Kotlin
13 7 (4.40%) MATLAB
13 7 (4.40%) Pascal
13 7 (4.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.81%) SC Cleared
1 14 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.03%) Degree
3 4 (2.52%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.26%) CISSP
4 2 (1.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (16.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (17.61%) Kubernetes
2 23 (14.47%) Terraform
3 13 (8.18%) Puppet
4 12 (7.55%) Ansible
5 7 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.77%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.26%) Packer
8 1 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 19 (11.95%) Salesforce.com
2 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.81%) Sitecore
4 10 (6.29%) Google
5 6 (3.77%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.77%) Oracle
6 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.52%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.52%) Databricks
8 3 (1.89%) Cisco
8 3 (1.89%) Informatica
8 3 (1.89%) NetApp
8 3 (1.89%) SAP
8 3 (1.89%) Splunk
8 3 (1.89%) VMware
9 2 (1.26%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.26%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.26%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.26%) StreamSets
9 2 (1.26%) Talend