Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 19 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Python 95 189 462
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.80% 9.99% 18.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.30% 15.86% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 59 119 311
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,800 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 621 1,192 1,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 64.09% 63.00% 66.31%
Number of salaries quoted 427 842 1,178
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,627 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.88% -3.05% +5.88%

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 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Python in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 45 (47.37%) Linux
2 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (36.84%) Java
3 35 (36.84%) DevOps
4 33 (34.74%) JavaScript
5 31 (32.63%) Git (software)
6 29 (30.53%) OO
7 28 (29.47%) AWS
8 26 (27.37%) HTML
8 26 (27.37%) SQL
9 23 (24.21%) Windows
9 23 (24.21%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (21.05%) Finance
10 20 (21.05%) Ansible
10 20 (21.05%) Docker
11 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
11 18 (18.95%) Node.js
11 18 (18.95%) .NET
11 18 (18.95%) C#
11 18 (18.95%) C++
12 17 (17.89%) Unix
13 16 (16.84%) CSS
13 16 (16.84%) Scala
13 16 (16.84%) Analytics
13 16 (16.84%) Machine Learning
14 15 (15.79%) Azure
14 15 (15.79%) Bash Shell
14 15 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (15.79%) TDD
14 15 (15.79%) Ubuntu

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 11 (11.58%) Apache Spark
2 10 (10.53%) Mule
3 5 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.16%) Gluu
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.47%) AWS
2 15 (15.79%) Azure
3 11 (11.58%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon ECS
4 8 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (8.42%) GitHub
5 7 (7.37%) Serverless
6 6 (6.32%) Amazon S3
6 6 (6.32%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (5.26%) NuGet
7 5 (5.26%) OpenShift
8 4 (4.21%) GCP
9 3 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (3.16%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (3.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (3.16%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (3.16%) AWS Fargate
9 3 (3.16%) IaaS
10 2 (2.11%) Slack
11 1 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) Firewall
2 4 (4.21%) tcpdump
2 4 (4.21%) VPN
3 3 (3.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.16%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (3.16%) OpenVPN
3 3 (3.16%) SSL
4 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.05%) DMZ
5 1 (1.05%) HTTP
5 1 (1.05%) LAN
5 1 (1.05%) Network Security
5 1 (1.05%) WAN
5 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.21%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (14.74%) Big Data
3 11 (11.58%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.32%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.26%) Data Lake
6 5 (5.26%) MySQL
7 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.16%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.11%) KDB
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.05%) DB2
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (32.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.63%) GitLab
4 10 (10.53%) JUnit
5 5 (5.26%) Gradle
5 5 (5.26%) Maven
6 4 (4.21%) Subversion
7 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.16%) JIRA
7 3 (3.16%) RubyMine
7 3 (3.16%) Selenium
7 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (37.89%) Developer
2 18 (18.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Python Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Python Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Junior
7 5 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.21%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) DevOps Administrator
9 3 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) HTML
2 18 (18.95%) .NET
2 18 (18.95%) Node.js
3 16 (16.84%) CSS
4 13 (13.68%) Django
5 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET
5 12 (12.63%) jQuery
5 12 (12.63%) Laravel
5 12 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (11.58%) Vue.js
7 10 (10.53%) Ajax
7 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (10.53%) JMS
8 9 (9.47%) JSP
8 9 (9.47%) Symfony
9 4 (4.21%) GraphQL
9 4 (4.21%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.16%) OpenID
10 3 (3.16%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Replication
2 5 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.11%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.11%) NHS
4 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.05%) SCADA
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
5 1 (1.05%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Linux
2 23 (24.21%) Windows
3 17 (17.89%) Unix
4 15 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 14 (14.74%) CentOS
6 13 (13.68%) Windows Server
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (3.16%) Debian
9 2 (2.11%) Android
9 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.84%) DevOps
3 29 (30.53%) OO
4 16 (16.84%) Analytics
4 16 (16.84%) Machine Learning
5 15 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.79%) Fintech
5 15 (15.79%) TDD
6 12 (12.63%) MVC
7 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
8 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 10 (10.53%) Data Analytics
8 10 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (8.42%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (8.42%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.37%) Microservices
11 7 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (6.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) Java
2 33 (34.74%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.37%) SQL
4 18 (18.95%) C#
4 18 (18.95%) C++
5 16 (16.84%) Scala
6 15 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 11 (11.58%) PHP
7 11 (11.58%) Ruby
8 10 (10.53%) Perl
9 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
10 7 (7.37%) Go
11 5 (5.26%) Groovy
12 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
12 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
13 3 (3.16%) AWK
13 3 (3.16%) MATLAB
13 3 (3.16%) sed
14 2 (2.11%) Assembly Language
14 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.11%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.05%) CISSP
4 1 (1.05%) GCIA
4 1 (1.05%) SANS
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 20 (21.05%) Docker
2 3 (3.16%) iptables
3 2 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (21.05%) Ansible
2 15 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 12 (12.63%) Terraform
4 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (10.53%) Puppet
5 5 (5.26%) Packer
6 3 (3.16%) Kibana
6 3 (3.16%) logstash
6 3 (3.16%) Munin
6 3 (3.16%) Nagios
6 3 (3.16%) OSSEC
7 2 (2.11%) Consul
7 2 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.11%) Grafana
7 2 (2.11%) Graphite
7 2 (2.11%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.05%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.05%) RSA Archer
8 1 (1.05%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) VMware
2 5 (5.26%) Juniper
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.21%) Databricks
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) Tableau
4 3 (3.16%) Lets Encrypt
5 2 (2.11%) Sybase
6 1 (1.05%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.05%) Apple
6 1 (1.05%) Google
6 1 (1.05%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.05%) Qualys
6 1 (1.05%) Splunk