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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 32 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.02% 4.05% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 39.39% 40.54% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 67
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,950 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) DTV
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Bug Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Bug Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago