The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 27 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.34% 6.43% 11.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.38% 12.68% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
106 71 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 51.46% 50.71% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 90 67 86
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Python
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Newport region.

Python Salary Trend in Newport

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 (95.83%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (83.33%) Java
4 18 (75.00%) Subversion
4 18 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 18 (75.00%) REST
5 17 (70.83%) Perl
6 16 (66.67%) Web Services
6 16 (66.67%) DTV
6 16 (66.67%) Test Management
6 16 (66.67%) Bash Shell
6 16 (66.67%) Automation Testing
6 16 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (66.67%) API Testing
7 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
8 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
9 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) JUnit
10 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
10 4 (16.67%) Selenium
10 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (16.67%) Product Management
10 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 4 (16.67%) Groovy
11 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
11 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
11 2 (8.33%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SPSS
1 1 (4.17%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Subversion
1 18 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Test Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Automation Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 6 (25.00%) Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) REST
2 16 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) DTV
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
3 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Blog
5 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Test Management
2 16 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 16 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (66.67%) API Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (83.33%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) Perl
4 16 (66.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree