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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 31 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.94% 2.04% 4.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.59% 5.06% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
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
73 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 30.67% 40.31% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 76 53
Average salary £36,388 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016, 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 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Perl
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Subversion
2 13 (72.22%) Test Management
2 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (72.22%) Bash Shell
2 13 (72.22%) REST
2 13 (72.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (72.22%) API Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Digital Media
3 10 (55.56%) Automation Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (55.56%) DTV
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Product Management
6 3 (16.67%) DFS Replication
6 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (16.67%) tcpdump
6 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) tcpdump
1 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
1 13 (72.22%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) JMeter
2 3 (16.67%) TestLink
2 3 (16.67%) The Grinder
2 3 (16.67%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Test Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) REST
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) WSH
3 1 (5.56%) DWR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Digital Media
1 10 (55.56%) DTV
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) AS400
3 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) CentOS
2 3 (16.67%) Debian
2 3 (16.67%) OS/400
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) API Testing
1 13 (72.22%) Continuous Delivery
1 13 (72.22%) Test Management
2 10 (55.56%) Automation Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 3 (16.67%) Product Management
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Bash Shell
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) Groovy
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) VCP5
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Perforce
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 3 (16.67%) Splunk
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Tableau