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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 59 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.65% 2.77% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 6.67% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £38,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
368 285 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.46% 41.48% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 297 254 248
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,386 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 21 (56.76%) Perl
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) Ruby
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (37.84%) Java
5 14 (37.84%) C++
6 13 (35.14%) PHP
7 12 (32.43%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) SaaS
9 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (27.03%) HTML
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) CSS
10 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.62%) Firewall
11 8 (21.62%) Windows
11 8 (21.62%) OO
11 8 (21.62%) TDD
11 8 (21.62%) Scrum
11 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
12 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (18.92%) SDLC
12 7 (18.92%) Subversion
12 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
12 7 (18.92%) UNIX
12 7 (18.92%) C
12 7 (18.92%) MySQL
12 7 (18.92%) TOWER Software

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Node.js
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) SaaS
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.81%) GitHub
5 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 6 (16.22%) HTTP
4 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (13.51%) VLAN
5 4 (10.81%) SSL
5 4 (10.81%) RFID
6 3 (8.11%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (8.11%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.70%) SNMP
7 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
2 7 (18.92%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.81%) Big Data
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.70%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.70%) QlikView
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.70%) Riak
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.70%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Subversion
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.11%) Hudson
4 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.41%) Gradle
5 2 (5.41%) Maven
5 2 (5.41%) Ant
5 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (13.51%) Electronics
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Development Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (10.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Application Security Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
1 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) CSS3
3 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) PCRE
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
5 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
6 1 (2.70%) LAMP
6 1 (2.70%) Laravel
6 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Web 2.0
4 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) UNIX
4 4 (10.81%) CentOS
4 4 (10.81%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) TDD
2 8 (21.62%) Scrum
2 8 (21.62%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (18.92%) SDLC
4 6 (16.22%) OOP
4 6 (16.22%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Information Security
5 4 (10.81%) API Development
5 4 (10.81%) People Management
5 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Testing
5 4 (10.81%) OO PHP
6 3 (8.11%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Perl
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) Ruby
4 14 (37.84%) C++
4 14 (37.84%) Java
5 13 (35.14%) PHP
6 12 (32.43%) C#
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
8 7 (18.92%) C
9 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
10 5 (13.51%) Erlang
11 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
11 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
11 4 (10.81%) Go
12 3 (8.11%) Lisp
12 3 (8.11%) Haskell
13 2 (5.41%) Scala
14 1 (2.70%) R
14 1 (2.70%) SystemTap
14 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (10.81%) Firmware
3 3 (8.11%) Snort
4 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) logstash
2 1 (2.70%) Graphite
2 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) TOWER Software
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Facebook
3 4 (10.81%) Twitter
4 3 (8.11%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Tableau
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