Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 25 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 232 195 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.03% 9.00% 7.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.75% 14.54% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 122 61 81
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.08% +9.47%
10th Percentile £33,650 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +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 1473 1341 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.71% 61.91% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 926 697 875
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 146 (62.93%) Java
2 120 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (31.03%) Machine Learning
4 67 (28.88%) SQL
5 66 (28.45%) Finance
6 65 (28.02%) C++
7 62 (26.72%) Ruby
8 60 (25.86%) Big Data
9 58 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 55 (23.71%) Linux
11 54 (23.28%) DevOps
12 50 (21.55%) TDD
13 47 (20.26%) Spring
14 46 (19.83%) Software Engineering
15 44 (18.97%) C#
16 43 (18.53%) Puppet
17 42 (18.10%) NoSQL
18 41 (17.67%) BDD
18 41 (17.67%) Bash Shell
19 40 (17.24%) Docker
19 40 (17.24%) Scrum
20 39 (16.81%) Opscode Chef
21 38 (16.38%) Greenfield Project
21 38 (16.38%) JavaScript
22 37 (15.95%) Concurrent Programming
23 36 (15.52%) Relational Database
24 35 (15.09%) Ansible
24 35 (15.09%) Hibernate
25 34 (14.66%) Vagrant
25 34 (14.66%) Hadoop

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 19 (8.19%) JBoss
1 19 (8.19%) WebSphere
2 18 (7.76%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.90%) Jetty
3 16 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.74%) Confluence
5 9 (3.88%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.02%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.72%) SAS
8 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.86%) Apache
9 2 (0.86%) Drupal
9 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.43%) nginx
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.60%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.59%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.29%) PaaS
6 3 (1.29%) SaaS
7 2 (0.86%) Heroku
7 2 (0.86%) IaaS
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.43%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.90%) AMQP
2 15 (6.47%) Firewall
3 12 (5.17%) SSL
4 11 (4.74%) HTTP
5 10 (4.31%) DNS
5 10 (4.31%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.88%) IPsec
6 9 (3.88%) SMTP
7 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.43%) LAN
8 1 (0.43%) VPN
8 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.86%) Big Data
2 42 (18.10%) NoSQL
3 36 (15.52%) Relational Database
4 34 (14.66%) Hadoop
5 29 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 25 (10.78%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (9.91%) Redis
8 22 (9.48%) MySQL
9 16 (6.90%) Couchbase
9 16 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (6.90%) Riak
10 14 (6.03%) Amazon Redshift
11 12 (5.17%) Oracle Database
12 7 (3.02%) Blockchain
13 3 (1.29%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.29%) Power BI
13 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.29%) Spotfire
13 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
14 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (14.66%) Vagrant
2 25 (10.78%) Cucumber
3 22 (9.48%) Jenkins
3 22 (9.48%) Selenium
4 17 (7.33%) FitNesse
5 14 (6.03%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.03%) JIRA
6 13 (5.60%) Maven
7 11 (4.74%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.45%) JMeter
8 8 (3.45%) JUnit
9 7 (3.02%) JBehave
9 7 (3.02%) Subversion
10 6 (2.59%) Appium
10 6 (2.59%) Calabash
10 6 (2.59%) Gradle
11 5 (2.16%) Gatling
11 5 (2.16%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (28.45%) Finance
2 10 (4.31%) Banking
3 6 (2.59%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.16%) Games
5 3 (1.29%) Advertising
5 3 (1.29%) Front Office
6 2 (0.86%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (51.29%) Developer
2 47 (20.26%) Python Developer
3 40 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 37 (15.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 34 (14.66%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.05%) Data Scientist
7 20 (8.62%) Senior Python Developer
8 19 (8.19%) Software Engineer
9 18 (7.76%) Applications Developer
10 17 (7.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (6.90%) Lead Developer
12 15 (6.47%) Senior DevOps
13 14 (6.03%) Lead DevOps
14 12 (5.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 12 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 11 (4.74%) Lead Java Developer
15 11 (4.74%) Software Developer
16 8 (3.45%) Test Engineer
17 7 (3.02%) C++ Developer
17 7 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (20.26%) Spring
2 35 (15.09%) Hibernate
3 29 (12.50%) HTML
4 19 (8.19%) Kafka
5 17 (7.33%) HTML5
5 17 (7.33%) JMS
6 16 (6.90%) JPA
6 16 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (6.90%) TIBCO EMS
6 16 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 15 (6.47%) Web Services
8 11 (4.74%) AngularJS
8 11 (4.74%) J2EE
9 9 (3.88%) Java EE
10 8 (3.45%) Django
10 8 (3.45%) REST
11 7 (3.02%) CSS
12 6 (2.59%) jQuery
13 5 (2.16%) Node.js
13 5 (2.16%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.38%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (12.50%) Robotics
3 26 (11.21%) Client/Server
4 16 (6.90%) Algorithms
5 14 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.29%) Derivative
8 3 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.43%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.43%) DataPower
10 1 (0.43%) Fintech
10 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.43%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) User Experience
10 1 (0.43%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 55 (23.71%) Linux
2 24 (10.34%) Unix
3 22 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (8.62%) Windows
5 19 (8.19%) CentOS
6 17 (7.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.72%) Android
7 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.29%) AIX
9 2 (0.86%) Solaris
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) Tru64
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (31.03%) Machine Learning
3 58 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 54 (23.28%) DevOps
5 50 (21.55%) TDD
6 46 (19.83%) Software Engineering
7 41 (17.67%) BDD
8 40 (17.24%) Scrum
9 37 (15.95%) Concurrent Programming
10 33 (14.22%) OO
11 32 (13.79%) Multithreading
11 32 (13.79%) Open Source
12 27 (11.64%) Configuration Management
13 24 (10.34%) Mentoring
14 23 (9.91%) Analytics
15 21 (9.05%) Statistics
16 19 (8.19%) Kanban
16 19 (8.19%) Risk Management
17 17 (7.33%) DSDM
18 16 (6.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 146 (62.93%) Java
2 67 (28.88%) SQL
3 65 (28.02%) C++
4 62 (26.72%) Ruby
5 44 (18.97%) C#
6 41 (17.67%) Bash Shell
7 38 (16.38%) JavaScript
8 27 (11.64%) Perl
9 19 (8.19%) PHP
10 15 (6.47%) PowerShell
11 14 (6.03%) R
12 8 (3.45%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.72%) C
14 3 (1.29%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.29%) Jython
14 3 (1.29%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.29%) Scala
14 3 (1.29%) Smalltalk
15 2 (0.86%) Groovy
15 2 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (8.19%) Degree
2 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.02%) RHCE
4 5 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.16%) PhD
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.19%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (17.24%) Docker
2 5 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.86%) HDFS
4 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 43 (18.53%) Puppet
2 39 (16.81%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (15.09%) Ansible
4 16 (6.90%) Cobbler
4 16 (6.90%) Packer
5 11 (4.74%) Nagios
5 11 (4.74%) ZABBIX
6 10 (4.31%) Grafana
7 8 (3.45%) CFEngine
7 8 (3.45%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.43%) logstash
8 1 (0.43%) Oozie
8 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (8.62%) Oracle
2 18 (7.76%) IBM
3 17 (7.33%) TIBCO
4 16 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.74%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.45%) Google
7 4 (1.72%) Informatica
7 4 (1.72%) Tableau
8 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.29%) VMware
9 2 (0.86%) Perforce
9 2 (0.86%) Symantec
9 2 (0.86%) Zend
10 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.43%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.43%) EMC
10 1 (0.43%) ESRI
10 1 (0.43%) Mapbox
10 1 (0.43%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.43%) Talend