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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 49 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.81% 0.18% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 0.32% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
300 310 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.50% 54.48% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 267 282 185
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 31 (72.09%) Perl
2 27 (62.79%) Linux
3 21 (48.84%) VMware
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Welsh Language
5 17 (39.53%) CentOS
5 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (39.53%) SaaS
6 15 (34.88%) Debian
6 15 (34.88%) C++
7 14 (32.56%) Firewall
8 13 (30.23%) Nagios
8 13 (30.23%) C#
8 13 (30.23%) Windows
8 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
8 13 (30.23%) Wireshark
9 12 (27.91%) Nessus
9 12 (27.91%) Nmap
9 12 (27.91%) Apache
9 12 (27.91%) tcpdump
10 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
10 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
10 11 (25.58%) MySQL
10 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
10 11 (25.58%) VLAN
11 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 10 (23.26%) Ruby
12 9 (20.93%) Java
12 9 (20.93%) ITIL
12 9 (20.93%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (27.91%) Apache
2 5 (11.63%) JBoss
3 4 (9.30%) nginx
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) Wireshark
3 12 (27.91%) tcpdump
4 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
4 11 (25.58%) VLAN
5 9 (20.93%) HTTP
6 5 (11.63%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (11.63%) iSCSI
6 5 (11.63%) SAN
7 2 (4.65%) LAN
7 2 (4.65%) WAN
8 1 (2.33%) SSH
8 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.33%) VoIP
8 1 (2.33%) SSL
8 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.33%) OLTP
4 1 (2.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) PhantomJS
2 1 (2.33%) Mocha
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Welsh Language
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Software Developer
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Administrator
3 9 (20.93%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (18.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (18.60%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.95%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) WPF
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) GIS
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) CentOS
3 15 (34.88%) Debian
4 13 (30.23%) Windows
5 9 (20.93%) UNIX
6 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.30%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.30%) OOP
4 4 (9.30%) OO
4 4 (9.30%) TDD
4 4 (9.30%) Scrum
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) BDD
4 4 (9.30%) Product Management
5 3 (6.98%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security
5 3 (6.98%) Network Design
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.98%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) Perl
2 15 (34.88%) C++
3 13 (30.23%) C#
4 10 (23.26%) Ruby
5 9 (20.93%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.63%) PHP
8 3 (6.98%) C
9 2 (4.65%) SQL
10 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.91%) Nmap
3 8 (18.60%) Xen
4 3 (6.98%) XenServer
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Nagios
2 12 (27.91%) Nessus
3 6 (13.95%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.33%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.33%) OpenView
5 1 (2.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) TOWER Software
6 3 (6.98%) Wind River
6 3 (6.98%) Coverity
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) NetQoS
7 1 (2.33%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.33%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) NetScout
7 1 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) BMC
7 1 (2.33%) CA
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Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable, Car, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago