The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 43 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.92% 3.38% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.90% 6.36% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,750 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
292 283 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.04% 53.10% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 265 240 167
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,650 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
South Wales

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 22 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 24 (88.89%) Perl
2 23 (85.19%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) VMware
4 15 (55.56%) CentOS
5 14 (51.85%) Debian
6 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (44.44%) Welsh Language
7 12 (44.44%) SaaS
7 12 (44.44%) Finance
8 11 (40.74%) Nessus
8 11 (40.74%) Apache
8 11 (40.74%) Nagios
8 11 (40.74%) tcpdump
8 11 (40.74%) Nmap
8 11 (40.74%) Wireshark
9 10 (37.04%) Firewall
10 9 (33.33%) Windows
11 8 (29.63%) MySQL
11 8 (29.63%) HTTP
11 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
11 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
11 8 (29.63%) VLAN
11 8 (29.63%) Xen
12 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
12 7 (25.93%) ITIL
12 7 (25.93%) UNIX
12 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
12 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (22.22%) C#
13 6 (22.22%) C++

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (40.74%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) tcpdump
1 11 (40.74%) Wireshark
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) HTTP
3 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
3 8 (29.63%) VLAN
4 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) OLTP
4 1 (3.70%) OLAP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Welsh Language
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) CentOS
3 14 (51.85%) Debian
4 9 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) UNIX
5 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Product Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Perl
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) Nmap
3 8 (29.63%) Xen
4 3 (11.11%) XenServer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Nessus
1 11 (40.74%) Nagios
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) JBoss
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Coverity
6 3 (11.11%) Wind River
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco
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