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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 42 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.95% 2.80% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.47% 5.48% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
307 310 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.59% 51.07% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 280 270 157
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (81.08%) Perl
2 28 (75.68%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) VMware
4 18 (48.65%) Finance
5 17 (45.95%) Welsh Language
5 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (45.95%) CentOS
5 17 (45.95%) SaaS
6 15 (40.54%) Debian
6 15 (40.54%) Firewall
7 13 (35.14%) Windows
8 12 (32.43%) Apache
8 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (32.43%) Nagios
8 12 (32.43%) tcpdump
8 12 (32.43%) Wireshark
8 12 (32.43%) Nessus
8 12 (32.43%) Nmap
8 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
8 12 (32.43%) VLAN
9 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
9 10 (27.03%) ITIL
9 10 (27.03%) C#
9 10 (27.03%) C++
10 9 (24.32%) MySQL
10 9 (24.32%) UNIX
10 9 (24.32%) HTTP
11 8 (21.62%) Xen
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (32.43%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) nginx
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (32.43%) tcpdump
2 12 (32.43%) Wireshark
2 12 (32.43%) VLAN
3 9 (24.32%) HTTP
4 5 (13.51%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) LDAP
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) SSH
6 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) OLAP
4 1 (2.70%) OLTP
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Welsh Language
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Administrator
2 9 (24.32%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Graduate
7 3 (8.11%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) WPF
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) CentOS
3 15 (40.54%) Debian
4 13 (35.14%) Windows
5 9 (24.32%) UNIX
6 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.81%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.51%) Product Management
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) OO
5 3 (8.11%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Cyber Security
5 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) OOP
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) TDD
7 1 (2.70%) OWASP
7 1 (2.70%) BDD
7 1 (2.70%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Perl
2 10 (27.03%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) C
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Nmap
3 8 (21.62%) Xen
4 3 (8.11%) XenServer
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Nagios
1 12 (32.43%) Nessus
2 6 (16.22%) Puppet
3 2 (5.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.51%) JBoss
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Coverity
6 3 (8.11%) Wind River
7 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.70%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 Per Annum Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago