Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 14 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 281 292 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.26% 13.43% 6.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.07% 21.14% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 225 169 55
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%

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 1,273 1,381 1,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 64.59% 63.52% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 920 930 657
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £58,850
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Glasgow

Python
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Python in Glasgow

Python
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 169 (60.14%) SQL
2 165 (58.72%) Java
3 143 (50.89%) Finance
4 134 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (41.64%) OO
6 111 (39.50%) NoSQL
7 95 (33.81%) PostgreSQL
8 91 (32.38%) JavaScript
8 91 (32.38%) Test Automation
9 77 (27.40%) TDD
10 76 (27.05%) AngularJS
11 75 (26.69%) SDLC
11 75 (26.69%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (26.69%) Linux
12 70 (24.91%) Ansible
13 68 (24.20%) Relational Database
13 68 (24.20%) OOP
13 68 (24.20%) Oracle
14 65 (23.13%) Hadoop
14 65 (23.13%) Docker
14 65 (23.13%) BDD
15 63 (22.42%) Maven
16 62 (22.06%) HTML
16 62 (22.06%) XML
17 59 (21.00%) Puppet
18 57 (20.28%) Middleware
19 55 (19.57%) MySQL
20 54 (19.22%) Jenkins
21 53 (18.86%) Analytics
22 52 (18.51%) Apache Cassandra

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 43 (15.30%) MQSeries
2 21 (7.47%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.85%) Apache
3 8 (2.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.14%) JBoss
5 3 (1.07%) Confluence
5 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.36%) Jetty
7 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.42%) npm
5 3 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.71%) Apigee
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.49%) Firewall
2 4 (1.42%) SAN
2 4 (1.42%) SSL
3 2 (0.71%) DHCP
3 2 (0.71%) DNS
3 2 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.71%) HTTP
3 2 (0.71%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.71%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (39.50%) NoSQL
2 95 (33.81%) PostgreSQL
3 68 (24.20%) Relational Database
4 65 (23.13%) Hadoop
5 55 (19.57%) MySQL
6 52 (18.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 43 (15.30%) Bigtable
8 36 (12.81%) Big Data
9 27 (9.61%) SQL Server
10 22 (7.83%) MongoDB
11 18 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (4.98%) Power BI
13 12 (4.27%) RDBMS
14 10 (3.56%) Apache Hive
15 9 (3.20%) MariaDB
15 9 (3.20%) Oracle Database
16 8 (2.85%) HBase
17 7 (2.49%) Neo4j
18 6 (2.14%) Data Mining
18 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (22.42%) Maven
2 54 (19.22%) Jenkins
3 45 (16.01%) Git (software)
4 32 (11.39%) TeamCity
5 22 (7.83%) JIRA
6 21 (7.47%) Subversion
7 17 (6.05%) Artifactory
8 15 (5.34%) Visual Studio
9 14 (4.98%) Cucumber
10 13 (4.63%) SpecFlow
11 12 (4.27%) Appium
11 12 (4.27%) JUnit
11 12 (4.27%) Selenium
12 10 (3.56%) GitLab
13 9 (3.20%) Bitbucket
13 9 (3.20%) GoCD
13 9 (3.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (3.20%) Vagrant
14 8 (2.85%) FitNesse
15 7 (2.49%) Toad
General
1 143 (50.89%) Finance
2 11 (3.91%) Banking
3 7 (2.49%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.14%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.42%) Law
6 2 (0.71%) Legal
6 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (34.88%) Developer
2 46 (16.37%) Python Engineer
3 40 (14.23%) Java Developer
4 27 (9.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (8.54%) Java Engineer
5 24 (8.54%) Software Engineer
5 24 (8.54%) Technical Leader
6 17 (6.05%) Software Developer
7 16 (5.69%) Python Developer
8 14 (4.98%) Analyst
9 13 (4.63%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.91%) Consultant
10 11 (3.91%) Data Analyst
10 11 (3.91%) Data Scientist
11 10 (3.56%) Business Consultant
11 10 (3.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 8 (2.85%) C++ Developer
12 8 (2.85%) Junior
12 8 (2.85%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (2.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (27.05%) AngularJS
2 62 (22.06%) HTML
2 62 (22.06%) XML
3 57 (20.28%) Middleware
4 51 (18.15%) Spring
5 47 (16.73%) Hibernate
6 43 (15.30%) XML Schema
7 19 (6.76%) CSS
8 18 (6.41%) React
8 18 (6.41%) RESTful
9 15 (5.34%) Node.js
10 13 (4.63%) REST
11 12 (4.27%) .NET
11 12 (4.27%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (3.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 9 (3.20%) jQuery
13 9 (3.20%) JSON
14 8 (2.85%) Django
15 7 (2.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.79%) Enterprise Software
2 43 (15.30%) Virtual Team
3 33 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.56%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.20%) User Experience
6 6 (2.14%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.78%) Fintech
7 5 (1.78%) Robotics
8 4 (1.42%) Derivative
8 4 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.42%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.07%) Wiki
10 2 (0.71%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 75 (26.69%) Linux
2 24 (8.54%) Windows
3 23 (8.19%) Unix
4 15 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.20%) Android
5 9 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.14%) CentOS
6 6 (2.14%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.42%) Solaris
8 2 (0.71%) AIX
8 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.36%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (41.64%) OO
3 91 (32.38%) Test Automation
4 77 (27.40%) TDD
5 75 (26.69%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (26.69%) SDLC
6 68 (24.20%) OOP
7 65 (23.13%) BDD
8 53 (18.86%) Analytics
9 50 (17.79%) Unit Testing
10 46 (16.37%) Collaborative Working
10 46 (16.37%) Continuous Deployment
11 43 (15.30%) Complex Event Processing
11 43 (15.30%) Domain Models
11 43 (15.30%) Refactoring
11 43 (15.30%) System Testing
12 39 (13.88%) DevOps
13 37 (13.17%) Software Engineering
14 30 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (10.32%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 169 (60.14%) SQL
2 165 (58.72%) Java
3 91 (32.38%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.51%) C#
5 50 (17.79%) PHP
6 48 (17.08%) C++
7 43 (15.30%) XPath
8 39 (13.88%) Bash Shell
8 39 (13.88%) Ruby
9 28 (9.96%) Perl
10 20 (7.12%) R
10 20 (7.12%) Scala
11 10 (3.56%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.14%) Jython
13 6 (2.14%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.42%) C
15 4 (1.42%) ES6
15 4 (1.42%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (3.56%) Degree
2 5 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.42%) ISEB
3 4 (1.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.69%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.63%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) GDPR
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (23.13%) Docker
2 3 (1.07%) HDFS
3 2 (0.71%) NFS
3 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 70 (24.91%) Ansible
2 59 (21.00%) Puppet
3 17 (6.05%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (4.98%) Terraform
5 9 (3.20%) Graphite
5 9 (3.20%) HAProxy
5 9 (3.20%) Icinga
5 9 (3.20%) Packer
6 2 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.36%) Marathon
7 1 (0.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 68 (24.20%) Oracle
2 17 (6.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.05%) Tableau
3 10 (3.56%) Cognos
3 10 (3.56%) VMware
4 9 (3.20%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.85%) Solace
6 6 (2.14%) Google
6 6 (2.14%) Talarian
7 5 (1.78%) CA
7 5 (1.78%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (1.78%) Sybase
8 4 (1.42%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.42%) IBM
8 4 (1.42%) Perforce
9 3 (1.07%) Informatica
10 2 (0.71%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.71%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.71%) SAP