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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 13 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.47% 11.49% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.68% 18.89% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 2
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +13.11%
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 90 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 51.08% 60.81% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 67 86 65
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
3 7 (43.75%) Korn
3 7 (43.75%) Groovy
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) Clustering
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Sybase
4 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 6 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) AIX
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) IBM
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) HTTP
5 4 (25.00%) JUnit
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Software Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) STB
2 3 (18.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Korn
2 7 (43.75%) Groovy
2 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
3 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Sybase
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) VMware