The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 49 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 31 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.71% 3.54% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 7.57% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £28,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £38,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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 Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
415 304 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.64% 46.77% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 350 277 257
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Python
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Python Salary Trend in Cardiff

Python
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 35 (66.04%) Linux
2 29 (54.72%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Perl
3 24 (45.28%) C++
4 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
5 20 (37.74%) UNIX
5 20 (37.74%) Ruby
6 19 (35.85%) Scrum
7 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
8 16 (30.19%) C
9 15 (28.30%) C#
9 15 (28.30%) HTML
9 15 (28.30%) SQL
9 15 (28.30%) Erlang
9 15 (28.30%) SDLC
10 14 (26.42%) CSS
11 13 (24.53%) TDD
11 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
12 12 (22.64%) Haskell
12 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (22.64%) SaaS
12 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
12 12 (22.64%) Functional Programming
12 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
12 12 (22.64%) MySQL
12 12 (22.64%) PHP
12 12 (22.64%) Lisp
13 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
14 10 (18.87%) NoSQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (15.09%) Apache
1 8 (15.09%) Node.js
2 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) nginx
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (22.64%) SaaS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (7.55%) GitHub
5 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.98%) HTTP
3 8 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (15.09%) tcpdump
4 6 (11.32%) VLAN
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) RFID
6 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.89%) SSH
6 1 (1.89%) SSL
6 1 (1.89%) SNMP
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
6 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MySQL
1 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
2 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.09%) Big Data
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (7.55%) Voldemort
4 4 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (7.55%) Riak
4 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.77%) QlikView
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Subversion
3 6 (11.32%) Maven
3 6 (11.32%) Ant
3 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.32%) IntelliJ
3 6 (11.32%) Gradle
4 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.55%) Hudson
4 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.55%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Development Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Technical Leader
4 4 (7.55%) Software Manager
5 3 (5.66%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) HTML
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 8 (15.09%) REST
4 6 (11.32%) J2EE
4 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
4 6 (11.32%) Spring
5 5 (9.43%) RESTful
6 4 (7.55%) HTML5
6 4 (7.55%) CSS3
6 4 (7.55%) Ajax
6 4 (7.55%) SOAP
6 4 (7.55%) .NET
7 2 (3.77%) Web Services
7 2 (3.77%) Velocity
7 2 (3.77%) Spring Security
7 2 (3.77%) Ext JS
7 2 (3.77%) Pandas
8 1 (1.89%) Laravel
8 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.89%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Data Structures
2 6 (11.32%) Algorithms
2 6 (11.32%) Public Cloud
3 5 (9.43%) User Experience
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Grid Computing
4 4 (7.55%) Web 2.0
5 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) UNIX
3 8 (15.09%) Windows
4 4 (7.55%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.66%) CentOS
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Scrum
3 15 (28.30%) SDLC
4 13 (24.53%) TDD
5 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
5 12 (22.64%) Functional Programming
6 10 (18.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (16.98%) Cyber Security
8 8 (15.09%) OOP
8 8 (15.09%) OO
8 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.09%) BDD
9 7 (13.21%) ETL
10 6 (11.32%) MapReduce
11 5 (9.43%) ITIL
11 5 (9.43%) Change Management
11 5 (9.43%) Validation
11 5 (9.43%) Information Security
12 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) Perl
2 24 (45.28%) C++
3 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
4 20 (37.74%) Ruby
5 16 (30.19%) C
6 15 (28.30%) C#
6 15 (28.30%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) Erlang
7 12 (22.64%) Haskell
7 12 (22.64%) Lisp
7 12 (22.64%) PHP
8 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
9 8 (15.09%) Scala
10 4 (7.55%) Clojure
10 4 (7.55%) Go
10 4 (7.55%) SystemTap
10 4 (7.55%) Embedded C
10 4 (7.55%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Snort
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.55%) Firmware
5 3 (5.66%) Docker
6 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.89%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) OPNET
2 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.89%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) logstash
2 1 (1.89%) Graphite
2 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) TOWER Software
2 7 (13.21%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) Facebook
3 4 (7.55%) Twitter
4 3 (5.66%) Google
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) Tableau
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Compuware
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Juniper
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) CA
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) NetScout
6 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.89%) F5
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