The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 41 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Python 33 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.57% 2.58% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.19% 5.15% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 27
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,800 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
359 408 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.72% 50.06% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 334 333 268
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Python.

1 44 (62.86%) Java
2 38 (54.29%) Linux
3 34 (48.57%) C++
4 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (41.43%) DevOps
6 27 (38.57%) Unix
7 26 (37.14%) Perl
8 22 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (28.57%) C#
10 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
11 18 (25.71%) PHP
12 17 (24.29%) Scrum
12 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
13 16 (22.86%) Games
14 15 (21.43%) Degree
14 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
15 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
15 14 (20.00%) HTTP
15 14 (20.00%) MySQL
16 13 (18.57%) C
16 13 (18.57%) VMware
16 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (17.14%) Erlang
17 12 (17.14%) Puppet
17 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
18 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
18 11 (15.71%) Finance
18 11 (15.71%) Online Security
18 11 (15.71%) TDD

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) JBoss
3 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) nginx
5 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.00%) IaaS
4 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.29%) SaaS
6 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
2 14 (20.00%) HTTP
3 7 (10.00%) Firewall
3 7 (10.00%) VLAN
4 6 (8.57%) tcpdump
5 3 (4.29%) DNS
5 3 (4.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) Big Data
3 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.71%) DB2
6 4 (5.71%) SQLite
7 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.00%) Ant
2 7 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.71%) Gradle
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
3 4 (5.71%) Selenium
4 3 (4.29%) Hudson
4 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
4 3 (4.29%) Subversion
5 2 (2.86%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.86%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.43%) Mocha
6 1 (1.43%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (22.86%) Games
2 11 (15.71%) Finance
3 7 (10.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 14 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.29%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Unix Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (8.57%) HTML5
2 6 (8.57%) STL
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) Ajax
3 5 (7.14%) J2EE
3 5 (7.14%) Node.js
3 5 (7.14%) Spring
3 5 (7.14%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) XML
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Flex
4 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.29%) CSS
5 3 (4.29%) Ext JS
5 3 (4.29%) RESTful
6 2 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.86%) Spring Security
6 2 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.00%) Public Cloud
1 7 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.29%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.86%) Informatics
5 2 (2.86%) Life Science
5 2 (2.86%) Statistics
6 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) Unix
3 7 (10.00%) Windows
4 5 (7.14%) CentOS
5 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.86%) Debian
7 1 (1.43%) AIX
7 1 (1.43%) Android
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (41.43%) DevOps
3 17 (24.29%) Scrum
3 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.71%) Functional Programming
4 11 (15.71%) Online Security
4 11 (15.71%) TDD
5 9 (12.86%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (12.86%) SDLC
6 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.00%) Microservices
7 7 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 6 (8.57%) BDD
8 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Machine Learning
8 6 (8.57%) OOP
9 5 (7.14%) Analytics
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL
9 5 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (62.86%) Java
2 34 (48.57%) C++
3 26 (37.14%) Perl
4 20 (28.57%) C#
5 18 (25.71%) PHP
6 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 13 (18.57%) C
8 12 (17.14%) Erlang
9 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.71%) Ruby
10 10 (14.29%) SQL
11 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
12 7 (10.00%) Delphi
13 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
14 4 (5.71%) Haskell
14 4 (5.71%) Lisp
15 3 (4.29%) Groovy
15 3 (4.29%) Scala
15 3 (4.29%) VBScript
16 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Docker
2 5 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.71%) Snort
4 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.86%) iptables
4 2 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.71%) Ansible
4 3 (4.29%) Nagios
5 2 (2.86%) Nessus
5 2 (2.86%) Nmap
6 1 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.43%) OpenView
6 1 (1.43%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) VMware
2 8 (11.43%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) TOWER Software
4 4 (5.71%) Adobe
4 4 (5.71%) Sybase
5 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.43%) CA
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
5 1 (1.43%) F5
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Juniper
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
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