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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 24 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 13 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.81% 4.93% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.05% 12.50% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
81 56 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 42.41% 39.44% 62.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 56 74
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 May 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) Subversion
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (78.57%) REST
4 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
4 10 (71.43%) Perl
5 9 (64.29%) Web Services
5 9 (64.29%) DTV
5 9 (64.29%) Test Management
5 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
5 9 (64.29%) Automation Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Groovy
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
8 2 (14.29%) OO
8 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
8 2 (14.29%) Product Management
9 1 (7.14%) Confluence

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (7.14%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Subversion
1 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Tester
1 6 (42.86%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) REST
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) DTV
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Management
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Automation Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Bug Management
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 10 (71.43%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Korn
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago