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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 65 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.17% - 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% - 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 21
Average salary £38,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
248 347 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.47% 59.32% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 208 315 207
Average salary £35,000 £34,400 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.74% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Groovy
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (80.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft