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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 44 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 22 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.21% 1.65% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.01% 3.87% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
314 284 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.84% 42.51% 55.94%
Number of salaries quoted 259 241 282
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 23 (65.71%) Perl
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) Ruby
5 14 (40.00%) PHP
6 13 (37.14%) C++
6 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) SaaS
8 11 (31.43%) Firewall
8 11 (31.43%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) HTML
9 9 (25.71%) SQL
9 9 (25.71%) CSS
9 9 (25.71%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
10 8 (22.86%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) Scrum
10 8 (22.86%) Welsh Language
11 7 (20.00%) UNIX
11 7 (20.00%) OO
11 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
12 6 (17.14%) BDD
12 6 (17.14%) SDLC
12 6 (17.14%) HTTP
12 6 (17.14%) OOP
12 6 (17.14%) SSL
12 6 (17.14%) TOWER Software

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) SaaS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (11.43%) GitHub
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.86%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) SSL
3 6 (17.14%) HTTP
3 6 (17.14%) VLAN
4 5 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (11.43%) RFID
6 3 (8.57%) tcpdump
6 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.86%) SSH
8 1 (2.86%) SNMP
8 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Big Data
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Subversion
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.71%) Hudson
4 2 (5.71%) Gradle
4 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.71%) Ant
4 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Welsh Language
3 5 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Application Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) HTML
1 9 (25.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.29%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) REST
2 5 (14.29%) PCRE
3 4 (11.43%) Ajax
3 4 (11.43%) .NET
4 3 (8.57%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 1 (2.86%) LAMP
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Web 2.0
2 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) UNIX
4 5 (14.29%) CentOS
5 4 (11.43%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.71%) FreeBSD
6 2 (5.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) TDD
2 8 (22.86%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) OOP
4 6 (17.14%) BDD
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) OWASP
5 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (11.43%) Information Security
6 4 (11.43%) Build Automation
6 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
6 4 (11.43%) People Management
6 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
7 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Perl
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 16 (45.71%) Ruby
4 14 (40.00%) PHP
5 13 (37.14%) C++
6 12 (34.29%) C#
7 11 (31.43%) Java
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) C
9 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++
9 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
11 3 (8.57%) Erlang
11 3 (8.57%) Go
12 2 (5.71%) Scala
13 1 (2.86%) Haskell
13 1 (2.86%) Lisp
13 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
13 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Firmware
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.71%) iptables
5 1 (2.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) Nessus
2 2 (5.71%) Nmap
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Graphite
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) TOWER Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Facebook
2 3 (8.57%) Twitter
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago