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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 58 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.18% 1.96% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.24% 3.63% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
354 358 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.53% 54.00% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 291 324 181
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (81.48%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) Linux
3 32 (59.26%) Unix
4 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (55.56%) C++
6 28 (51.85%) Scrum
7 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
8 21 (38.89%) SDLC
9 19 (35.19%) Perl
9 19 (35.19%) C
10 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
10 17 (31.48%) TDD
10 17 (31.48%) Functional Programming
11 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
11 16 (29.63%) Bash Shell
11 16 (29.63%) Haskell
11 16 (29.63%) Erlang
11 16 (29.63%) Lisp
11 16 (29.63%) SQL
11 16 (29.63%) HTTP
12 14 (25.93%) Apache
12 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
12 14 (25.93%) HTML
12 14 (25.93%) MySQL
12 14 (25.93%) Ant
12 14 (25.93%) Maven
12 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
13 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
13 13 (24.07%) Ruby
13 13 (24.07%) Spring

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (25.93%) Apache
1 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 11 (20.37%) Node.js
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) GitHub
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.85%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.85%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
2 16 (29.63%) HTTP
3 13 (24.07%) tcpdump
4 3 (5.56%) VLAN
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) MPLS
6 1 (1.85%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) MySQL
2 11 (20.37%) MongoDB
3 10 (18.52%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (18.52%) Big Data
4 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.56%) DB2
7 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.70%) Riak
7 2 (3.70%) Voldemort
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.93%) Ant
2 14 (25.93%) Maven
3 13 (24.07%) Eclipse
3 13 (24.07%) Gradle
3 13 (24.07%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) GitLab
5 1 (1.85%) Hudson
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (14.81%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Security Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Administrator
8 2 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Release Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) HTML
2 13 (24.07%) CSS
2 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
2 13 (24.07%) J2EE
2 13 (24.07%) RESTful
2 13 (24.07%) Spring
3 8 (14.81%) REST
4 7 (12.96%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (11.11%) Ext JS
5 6 (11.11%) Spring Security
5 6 (11.11%) Velocity
6 3 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (5.56%) STL
7 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.85%) Django
7 1 (1.85%) Drush
7 1 (1.85%) jQuery
7 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Grid Computing
3 8 (14.81%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 32 (59.26%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) CentOS
3 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) Scrum
3 21 (38.89%) SDLC
4 17 (31.48%) Functional Programming
4 17 (31.48%) TDD
5 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.22%) ETL
6 12 (22.22%) Online Security
7 11 (20.37%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (18.52%) BDD
8 10 (18.52%) Data Analysis
8 10 (18.52%) Machine Learning
8 10 (18.52%) OOP
9 9 (16.67%) DevOps
10 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
11 6 (11.11%) SOA
12 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (7.41%) Change Management
14 3 (5.56%) ITIL
14 3 (5.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) C++
3 23 (42.59%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) C
4 19 (35.19%) Perl
5 16 (29.63%) Bash Shell
5 16 (29.63%) Erlang
5 16 (29.63%) Haskell
5 16 (29.63%) Lisp
5 16 (29.63%) SQL
6 13 (24.07%) Ruby
7 11 (20.37%) PHP
8 10 (18.52%) C#
8 10 (18.52%) Scala
9 3 (5.56%) Clojure
10 2 (3.70%) SystemTap
11 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.85%) VB
11 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CCNP
1 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Snort
2 7 (12.96%) Docker
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) Postfix
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) Ceph
5 1 (1.85%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.85%) iptables
5 1 (1.85%) LXC
5 1 (1.85%) NFS
5 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Nagios
1 2 (3.70%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.85%) OpenView
2 1 (1.85%) OPNET
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Salt
2 1 (1.85%) SELinux
2 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) TOWER Software
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (1.85%) BMC
5 1 (1.85%) Brocade
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Compuware
5 1 (1.85%) F5
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (1.85%) NetQoS
5 1 (1.85%) NetScout
5 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.85%) Tableau
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