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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 8 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 14.93% - 9.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% - 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £38,000 - £32,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 29 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 50.75% 58.00% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 90
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
4 9 (52.94%) C++
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
5 8 (47.06%) REST
5 8 (47.06%) JSON
5 8 (47.06%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
5 8 (47.06%) JMeter
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) MSTest
6 7 (41.18%) SDLC
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Build Automation
7 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) Life Science
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (23.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (23.53%) Ajax
9 4 (23.53%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (11.76%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JMeter
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
1 8 (47.06%) MSTest
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
1 8 (47.06%) REST
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) STL
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) XSL
4 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 3 (17.65%) Bottle
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Life Science
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Build Automation
4 7 (41.18%) SDLC
5 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Product Management
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree