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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 21 43
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Python 88 144 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.27% 11.09% 4.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.76% 17.54% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 58 38 30
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,500 £71,375
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 818 821 674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.55% 63.20% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 777 745
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,650 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Python.

1 125 (77.16%) Java
2 74 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (44.44%) C++
4 57 (35.19%) Finance
5 55 (33.95%) OO
6 47 (29.01%) Relational Database
7 45 (27.78%) SQL
8 43 (26.54%) Big Data
9 42 (25.93%) Machine Learning
10 41 (25.31%) C#
11 37 (22.84%) Greenfield Project
12 35 (21.60%) Client/Server
13 33 (20.37%) Risk Management
14 31 (19.14%) Linux
15 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
15 24 (14.81%) Robotics
15 24 (14.81%) Test Automation
16 23 (14.20%) TDD
17 22 (13.58%) Ruby
18 20 (12.35%) SDLC
19 19 (11.73%) Banking
19 19 (11.73%) Windows
20 18 (11.11%) Perl
20 18 (11.11%) Investment Banking
21 17 (10.49%) JavaScript
21 17 (10.49%) Scrum
22 15 (9.26%) NoSQL
23 13 (8.02%) BDD
23 13 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
23 13 (8.02%) Bash Shell

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 6 (3.70%) Confluence
2 3 (1.85%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.23%) Apache
3 2 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.47%) GitHub
3 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.70%) HTTP
2 3 (1.85%) DNS
2 3 (1.85%) SSL
2 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.23%) Internet
3 2 (1.23%) IPsec
3 2 (1.23%) LDAP
3 2 (1.23%) RS-232
3 2 (1.23%) SAN
3 2 (1.23%) SMTP
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.01%) Relational Database
2 43 (26.54%) Big Data
3 15 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.17%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.09%) KDB
5 5 (3.09%) MySQL
6 4 (2.47%) Kdb+
7 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.23%) DB2
8 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.23%) Redis
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.62%) Flink
9 1 (0.62%) MSDE
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (8.02%) JUnit
2 11 (6.79%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.79%) Selenium
3 9 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.32%) Appium
4 7 (4.32%) Calabash
4 7 (4.32%) JMeter
5 6 (3.70%) Gatling
5 6 (3.70%) JBehave
5 6 (3.70%) JIRA
5 6 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 6 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.85%) FitNesse
6 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.85%) WinRunner
7 2 (1.23%) Ant
7 2 (1.23%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.23%) MSI
General
1 57 (35.19%) Finance
2 19 (11.73%) Banking
3 18 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Electronics
5 2 (1.23%) Front Office
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (72.84%) Developer
2 63 (38.89%) Python Developer
3 45 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 34 (20.99%) Applications Developer
5 24 (14.81%) Lead Developer
6 22 (13.58%) Senior Python Developer
7 20 (12.35%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Big Data Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Machine Learning Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Senior Applications Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Software Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 9 (5.56%) Tester
12 8 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (3.09%) Automation Tester
13 5 (3.09%) Embedded Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.79%) CSS
2 10 (6.17%) HTML
3 9 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 9 (5.56%) REST
3 9 (5.56%) Spring
4 7 (4.32%) XML
5 6 (3.70%) jQuery
6 5 (3.09%) Java EE
7 4 (2.47%) Ajax
7 4 (2.47%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.47%) RESTful
7 4 (2.47%) SOAP
7 4 (2.47%) Symfony
7 4 (2.47%) Web Services
8 3 (1.85%) Django
8 3 (1.85%) JMS
8 3 (1.85%) Node.js
8 3 (1.85%) Yocto
9 2 (1.23%) Play Framework
9 2 (1.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.84%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (21.60%) Client/Server
3 24 (14.81%) Robotics
4 11 (6.79%) Market Risk
4 11 (6.79%) Reference Data
5 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.47%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.85%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.85%) Verilog
8 3 (1.85%) VHDL
9 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.23%) Tandem
10 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.14%) Linux
2 19 (11.73%) Windows
3 10 (6.17%) Unix
4 3 (1.85%) Android
4 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.95%) OO
3 42 (25.93%) Machine Learning
4 33 (20.37%) Risk Management
5 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 24 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 23 (14.20%) TDD
7 20 (12.35%) SDLC
8 17 (10.49%) Scrum
9 13 (8.02%) BDD
9 13 (8.02%) DevOps
10 12 (7.41%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.79%) OOD
12 10 (6.17%) Web Development
13 9 (5.56%) Open Source
13 9 (5.56%) Prototyping
14 7 (4.32%) Analytics
14 7 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.32%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.32%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 125 (77.16%) Java
2 72 (44.44%) C++
3 45 (27.78%) SQL
4 41 (25.31%) C#
5 22 (13.58%) Ruby
6 18 (11.11%) Perl
7 17 (10.49%) JavaScript
8 13 (8.02%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.17%) PowerShell
10 9 (5.56%) Scala
11 8 (4.94%) C
11 8 (4.94%) PHP
12 6 (3.70%) GraphQL
13 4 (2.47%) R
14 3 (1.85%) Groovy
14 3 (1.85%) VBScript
15 2 (1.23%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.23%) VBA
16 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.23%) ISEB
2 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.23%) PhD
3 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.62%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) JTAG
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.62%) Firmware
2 1 (0.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.09%) Puppet
2 4 (2.47%) Nagios
3 3 (1.85%) Grafana
3 3 (1.85%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.23%) Ansible
4 2 (1.23%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.62%) Mesos
5 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (1.85%) Microsoft
1 3 (1.85%) Sybase
1 3 (1.85%) Symantec
2 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle
3 1 (0.62%) Splunk
3 1 (0.62%) Zend
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