Python Engineer Jobs in Scotland

Python Engineer
UK > Scotland

The median Python Engineer salary in Scotland is £45,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

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

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 80 222 229
Rank change year-on-year +142 +7 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Python Engineer 322 10 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 4.86% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 0.23% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
10th Percentile - £48,750 £46,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £55,313 £46,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +22.73% +46.67%
75th Percentile £56,250 £81,563 £66,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £97,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +21.43%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 6,427 4,315 5,457
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 90.29% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,616 2,324 2,962
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £38,635
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,283 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.07% +9.52% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,776 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +9.09%

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Python Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in Scotland

Python Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python Engineer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Python Engineer in Scotland

Python Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Python Engineer in Scotland

Python Engineer
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 Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Glasgow +68 319 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Edinburgh +35 3 £45,000 -37.93%
Python Engineer
UK

Python Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 April 2024, Python Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring Python Engineer in the job title.

1 322 (100.00%) Python
1 322 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 320 (99.38%) Agile
3 319 (99.07%) Finance
4 318 (98.76%) Law
4 318 (98.76%) SDLC
4 318 (98.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 317 (98.45%) Operational Stability
6 298 (92.55%) CI/CD
7 244 (75.78%) Community of Practice
8 229 (71.12%) AWS
9 181 (56.21%) Marketing
10 177 (54.97%) Machine Learning
10 177 (54.97%) Artificial Intelligence
11 142 (44.10%) Cloud Native
12 133 (41.30%) Algorithms
13 116 (36.02%) Risk Management
13 116 (36.02%) Legal
14 115 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 115 (35.71%) Visualisation
15 112 (34.78%) Apache Spark
16 108 (33.54%) Apache Airflow
17 95 (29.50%) PySpark
18 92 (28.57%) Big Data
19 87 (27.02%) Coaching
20 69 (21.43%) JavaScript
21 61 (18.94%) Microservices
22 56 (17.39%) Databricks
22 56 (17.39%) Java
23 52 (16.15%) Decision-Making

Python Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 112 (34.78%) Apache Spark
2 108 (33.54%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 229 (71.12%) AWS
2 13 (4.04%) Amazon EKS
2 13 (4.04%) Azure
3 7 (2.17%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (0.31%) GCP
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (28.57%) Big Data
2 29 (9.01%) Apache Hive
2 29 (9.01%) Hadoop
3 16 (4.97%) Impala
4 13 (4.04%) HBase
5 11 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.31%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Appium
1 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 319 (99.07%) Finance
2 318 (98.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 318 (98.76%) Law
3 181 (56.21%) Marketing
4 116 (36.02%) Legal
5 49 (15.22%) Banking
5 49 (15.22%) Investment Banking
6 37 (11.49%) Financial Institution
7 18 (5.59%) Front Office
8 13 (4.04%) Games
8 13 (4.04%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.31%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (29.50%) PySpark
2 45 (13.98%) Kafka
3 32 (9.94%) React
4 24 (7.45%) REST
5 13 (4.04%) JPA
5 13 (4.04%) Spring
6 11 (3.42%) JSP
7 7 (2.17%) Flask
7 7 (2.17%) Keras
7 7 (2.17%) PyTorch
7 7 (2.17%) SpaCy
7 7 (2.17%) TensorFlow
8 2 (0.62%) .NET
9 1 (0.31%) Django
9 1 (0.31%) FastAPI
9 1 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 142 (44.10%) Cloud Native
2 133 (41.30%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.97%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.17%) Distributed Computing
5 1 (0.31%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 320 (99.38%) Agile
3 318 (98.76%) SDLC
4 317 (98.45%) Operational Stability
5 298 (92.55%) CI/CD
6 244 (75.78%) Community of Practice
7 177 (54.97%) Artificial Intelligence
7 177 (54.97%) Machine Learning
8 116 (36.02%) Risk Management
9 115 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 115 (35.71%) Visualisation
10 87 (27.02%) Coaching
11 61 (18.94%) Microservices
12 52 (16.15%) Decision-Making
13 51 (15.84%) Scrum
13 51 (15.84%) Workflow
14 50 (15.53%) Mentoring
15 37 (11.49%) Asset Management
16 25 (7.76%) Computer Science
16 25 (7.76%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 322 (100.00%) Python
2 69 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 56 (17.39%) Java
4 45 (13.98%) SQL
5 25 (7.76%) C#
6 16 (4.97%) Scala
7 1 (0.31%) Go
7 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.45%) Accessibility
2 16 (4.97%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.04%) HDFS
2 3 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (13.98%) Kubernetes
2 11 (3.42%) Grafana
Vendors
1 56 (17.39%) Databricks
2 20 (6.21%) Oracle
3 13 (4.04%) Cloudera
4 11 (3.42%) Dynatrace
4 11 (3.42%) Splunk