The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 12 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.49% - 9.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.35% - 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 12
Average salary £37,250 - £32,750
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Python
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 24 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 47.89% 54.55% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 81
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +19.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Python
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Python Salary Trend in Bridgend

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) Build Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) SDLC
6 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) REST
8 4 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 4 (28.57%) STL
9 3 (21.43%) JMeter
9 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (21.43%) Life Science
9 3 (21.43%) Selenium
9 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
9 3 (21.43%) MSTest

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) JMeter
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) MSTest
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (28.57%) STL
4 3 (21.43%) Bottle
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) XSL
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Life Science
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) EMC
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy