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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 57 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 22 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.67% 3.85% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% 8.64% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
407 301 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.33% 44.59% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 337 271 234
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 31 July 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 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 24 (57.14%) Perl
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (45.24%) Ruby
4 19 (45.24%) Java
5 16 (38.10%) C++
6 14 (33.33%) C#
6 14 (33.33%) PHP
7 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 13 (30.95%) SaaS
8 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (28.57%) HTML
9 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
9 11 (26.19%) Scrum
10 10 (23.81%) TDD
10 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
10 10 (23.81%) SDLC
11 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (21.43%) Firewall
11 9 (21.43%) UNIX
11 9 (21.43%) C
12 8 (19.05%) MySQL
12 8 (19.05%) Windows
12 8 (19.05%) OO
12 8 (19.05%) TOWER Software
12 8 (19.05%) Subversion
12 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
12 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (14.29%) Node.js
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) nginx
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) SaaS
2 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (9.52%) GitHub
6 3 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
3 7 (16.67%) HTTP
3 7 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (14.29%) VLAN
5 4 (9.52%) tcpdump
5 4 (9.52%) SSL
5 4 (9.52%) RFID
6 3 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.38%) SSH
7 1 (2.38%) SNMP
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (14.29%) Big Data
4 6 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.76%) Voldemort
6 2 (4.76%) Riak
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.38%) QlikView
7 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Subversion
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 4 (9.52%) Hudson
4 3 (7.14%) Gradle
4 3 (7.14%) Maven
4 3 (7.14%) Ant
4 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Welsh Language
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Application Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) HTML
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
3 7 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (9.52%) CSS3
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 4 (9.52%) SOAP
4 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) Ajax
5 3 (7.14%) RESTful
5 3 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.14%) Spring
5 3 (7.14%) J2EE
5 3 (7.14%) PCRE
6 2 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) Laravel
7 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.38%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 5 (11.90%) User Experience
4 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 4 (9.52%) Web 2.0
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
5 3 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
3 10 (23.81%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (19.05%) OO
6 7 (16.67%) OOP
6 7 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Information Security
7 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL
7 5 (11.90%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) Validation
7 5 (11.90%) Functional Programming
7 5 (11.90%) Cyber Security
8 4 (9.52%) Automation Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Build Automation
8 4 (9.52%) People Management
8 4 (9.52%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Perl
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (45.24%) Java
3 19 (45.24%) Ruby
4 16 (38.10%) C++
5 14 (33.33%) C#
5 14 (33.33%) PHP
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 9 (21.43%) C
8 8 (19.05%) Erlang
8 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
9 5 (11.90%) Haskell
9 5 (11.90%) Lisp
10 4 (9.52%) Embedded C
10 4 (9.52%) Embedded C++
10 4 (9.52%) Scala
10 4 (9.52%) Go
11 2 (4.76%) SystemTap
11 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.52%) Firmware
3 4 (9.52%) Snort
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) OPNET
2 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.38%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) logstash
2 1 (2.38%) Graphite
2 1 (2.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) TOWER Software
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Facebook
3 4 (9.52%) Twitter
4 3 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Compuware
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) BMC
6 1 (2.38%) CA
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) NetScout
6 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Tableau
6 1 (2.38%) NetQoS
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