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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 55 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.85% 0.76% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 1.44% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
344 208 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.00% 52.53% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 317 190 248
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £50,000
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 29 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (52.00%) C++
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) Perl
3 11 (44.00%) PHP
3 11 (44.00%) Ruby
4 10 (40.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) OOP
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) Welsh Language
7 7 (28.00%) SaaS
7 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 7 (28.00%) Scrum
7 7 (28.00%) TOWER Software
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.00%) CentOS
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) XML
10 4 (16.00%) UNIX
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.00%) Nagios

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (16.00%) VLAN
3 3 (12.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (12.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (12.00%) SSL
3 3 (12.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) SSH
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (4.00%) Mocha
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) QA Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) GIS
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) CentOS
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) OOP
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
2 7 (28.00%) BDD
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) OWASP
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C++
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) Perl
3 11 (44.00%) PHP
3 11 (44.00%) Ruby
4 10 (40.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Nmap
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 3 (12.00%) Nessus
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) OPNET
4 1 (4.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) TOWER Software
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) NetScout
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) NetQoS
5 1 (4.00%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Compuware
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Healthcare, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago