The median annual salary for a Python Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Python Developer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 134 135
Rank change year-on-year +32 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Developer 47 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.75% 1.01% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.05% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 2 12
Median salary £45,000 £29,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.54% -37.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,100 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £33,900 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2532 2761 2987
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.06% 96.61% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1590 1894
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Scotland

Python Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Python Developer in Scotland

Python Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python Developer in Scotland

Python Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 31 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Edinburgh +7 14 £32,500 +35.41%
Stirling - 1 - -
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Python Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Python
2 62 (65.96%) Java
3 42 (44.68%) C++
4 40 (42.55%) Finance
5 35 (37.23%) OO
6 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (32.98%) Risk Management
8 28 (29.79%) Big Data
9 25 (26.60%) Machine Learning
10 24 (25.53%) Robotics
11 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
12 20 (21.28%) Client/Server
13 19 (20.21%) JavaScript
13 19 (20.21%) SQL
14 18 (19.15%) Banking
14 18 (19.15%) Investment Banking
14 18 (19.15%) SDLC
15 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
16 13 (13.83%) TDD
17 12 (12.77%) Ruby
17 12 (12.77%) Scrum
17 12 (12.77%) C#
17 12 (12.77%) Linux
17 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
18 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
18 11 (11.70%) Reference Data
18 11 (11.70%) Market Risk
18 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
18 11 (11.70%) Web Development
19 10 (10.64%) CSS

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (2.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.06%) Apache
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss
2 1 (1.06%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.06%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.79%) Big Data
2 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.26%) GIS
4 4 (4.26%) MySQL
5 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.13%) Redis
7 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) JIRA
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) JUnit
3 1 (1.06%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 40 (42.55%) Finance
2 18 (19.15%) Banking
2 18 (19.15%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Front Office
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) CSS
1 10 (10.64%) HTML
2 8 (8.51%) Django
2 8 (8.51%) JSON
3 7 (7.45%) HTML5
3 7 (7.45%) RESTful
3 7 (7.45%) Web Services
3 7 (7.45%) XML
4 6 (6.38%) CSS3
4 6 (6.38%) LESS
5 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.32%) jQuery
6 4 (4.26%) Celery
7 3 (3.19%) Flask
8 2 (2.13%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.13%) Sass
8 2 (2.13%) Spring
8 2 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.06%) LAMP
9 1 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Robotics
2 20 (21.28%) Client/Server
3 11 (11.70%) Market Risk
3 11 (11.70%) Reference Data
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) OO
2 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (32.98%) Risk Management
4 25 (26.60%) Machine Learning
5 18 (19.15%) SDLC
6 13 (13.83%) TDD
7 12 (12.77%) Scrum
8 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.70%) Web Development
9 7 (7.45%) OOD
10 6 (6.38%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (5.32%) BDD
12 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
13 3 (3.19%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 3 (3.19%) Kanban
13 3 (3.19%) Prototyping
13 3 (3.19%) Web Application Development
14 2 (2.13%) Front End Development
14 2 (2.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Python
2 62 (65.96%) Java
3 42 (44.68%) C++
4 19 (20.21%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.21%) SQL
5 12 (12.77%) C#
5 12 (12.77%) Ruby
6 4 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.13%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (2.13%) Netezza
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle
1 2 (2.13%) Palo Alto
1 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
1 2 (2.13%) Splunk
2 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
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