The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 27 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 84 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.81% 3.76% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 7.50% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 27
Median salary £41,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 560 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.65% 50.13% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 535 470 504
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Python
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Python Salary Trend in South Wales

Python
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in South Wales

Python
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +18 40 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Newport 0 20 £80,000 +128.57% 1
Torfaen +10 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Neath Port Talbot - 6 £37,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £25,000 -
Blaenau Gwent - 2 - -
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Python.

1 88 (63.77%) Java
2 72 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (38.41%) Linux
4 46 (33.33%) C++
5 44 (31.88%) Software Engineering
5 44 (31.88%) DevOps
6 39 (28.26%) JavaScript
7 38 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
7 38 (27.54%) NoSQL
8 37 (26.81%) Perl
9 34 (24.64%) Analytics
10 33 (23.91%) Jenkins
11 31 (22.46%) Machine Learning
11 31 (22.46%) MongoDB
11 31 (22.46%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (21.74%) Bash Shell
13 29 (21.01%) PHP
13 29 (21.01%) C#
14 27 (19.57%) Ruby
15 26 (18.84%) Oracle
16 25 (18.12%) HTML
16 25 (18.12%) Degree
16 25 (18.12%) Computer Science
17 24 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (17.39%) TDD
18 23 (16.67%) Scrum
18 23 (16.67%) SQL
18 23 (16.67%) Hadoop
18 23 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 23 (16.67%) User Experience

Python
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.59%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.14%) Apache Spark
3 13 (9.42%) Apache
4 9 (6.52%) Apache Pig
4 9 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (6.52%) JBoss
5 6 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (4.35%) nginx
6 5 (3.62%) CMS
6 5 (3.62%) Confluence
7 4 (2.90%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.72%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 38 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.62%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.45%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) HTTP
2 7 (5.07%) Firewall
3 6 (4.35%) DNS
3 6 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.62%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.62%) SSL
5 2 (1.45%) VLAN
5 2 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (0.72%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.72%) Broadband
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.54%) NoSQL
2 31 (22.46%) MongoDB
3 24 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 12 (8.70%) Big Data
5 12 (8.70%) Neo4j
5 12 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 11 (7.97%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.52%) Apache Hive
7 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
8 8 (5.80%) MySQL
8 8 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (5.07%) HBase
9 7 (5.07%) Sqoop
10 6 (4.35%) Mahout
10 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
11 5 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.45%) QlikView
12 2 (1.45%) Spotfire
12 2 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.04%) Selenium
4 16 (11.59%) Cucumber
5 14 (10.14%) Maven
6 7 (5.07%) JIRA
6 7 (5.07%) JUnit
7 6 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 6 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.62%) PhantomJS
8 5 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.90%) Ant
9 4 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.17%) VersionOne
10 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.45%) Gradle
11 2 (1.45%) Grunt
11 2 (1.45%) gulp
11 2 (1.45%) TestLink
11 2 (1.45%) webpack
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Games
3 11 (7.97%) Marketing
4 10 (7.25%) Aerospace
5 7 (5.07%) Advertising
5 7 (5.07%) Welsh Language
6 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) Developer
2 36 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 15 (10.87%) Java Engineer
3 15 (10.87%) Research Engineer
4 14 (10.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.42%) Web Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 11 (7.97%) DBA
7 11 (7.97%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Agile Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (6.52%) HTML Developer
9 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Administrator
11 7 (5.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.12%) HTML
2 21 (15.22%) CSS
3 19 (13.77%) HTML5
4 17 (12.32%) RESTful
5 16 (11.59%) CSS3
6 15 (10.87%) Spring
6 15 (10.87%) Web Services
7 14 (10.14%) J2EE
8 13 (9.42%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (8.70%) Django
10 10 (7.25%) jQuery
11 8 (5.80%) Apache Camel
11 8 (5.80%) Spring Boot
12 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
12 7 (5.07%) Java EE
12 7 (5.07%) JMX
12 7 (5.07%) JPA
12 7 (5.07%) JSF
13 6 (4.35%) OAuth
13 6 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) Computer Science
2 23 (16.67%) User Experience
3 17 (12.32%) Statistics
4 16 (11.59%) Informatics
4 16 (11.59%) Life Science
4 16 (11.59%) Mathematics
5 13 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (9.42%) Artificial Intelligence
5 13 (9.42%) Health Informatics
5 13 (9.42%) Physics
6 8 (5.80%) Clustering
7 7 (5.07%) Digital Media
8 6 (4.35%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.62%) Graphic Design
9 5 (3.62%) Virtual Team
10 4 (2.90%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.90%) Digital TV
11 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.17%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.45%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 53 (38.41%) Linux
2 18 (13.04%) Unix
3 17 (12.32%) Android
4 11 (7.97%) Apple iOS
5 9 (6.52%) Windows
6 7 (5.07%) CentOS
7 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.90%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.88%) DevOps
2 44 (31.88%) Software Engineering
3 34 (24.64%) Analytics
4 31 (22.46%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (22.46%) Machine Learning
5 24 (17.39%) TDD
6 23 (16.67%) Scrum
7 19 (13.77%) Data Analysis
8 18 (13.04%) SDLC
9 16 (11.59%) BDD
9 16 (11.59%) Load Balancing
10 14 (10.14%) Web Development
11 13 (9.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (9.42%) Data Analytics
12 11 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.52%) OO
14 8 (5.80%) Automated Testing
15 7 (5.07%) Release Management
15 7 (5.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 88 (63.77%) Java
2 46 (33.33%) C++
3 39 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 37 (26.81%) Perl
5 30 (21.74%) Bash Shell
6 29 (21.01%) C#
6 29 (21.01%) PHP
7 27 (19.57%) Ruby
8 23 (16.67%) SQL
9 15 (10.87%) Scala
10 9 (6.52%) C
10 9 (6.52%) Objective-C
10 9 (6.52%) R
11 7 (5.07%) Korn
12 6 (4.35%) Go
12 6 (4.35%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.90%) Erlang
14 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (18.12%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) PhD
2 2 (1.45%) RHCE
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) Docker
2 7 (5.07%) HDFS
3 5 (3.62%) vSphere
4 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (10.14%) Puppet
2 7 (5.07%) Ansible
3 3 (2.17%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.45%) Kibana
4 2 (1.45%) logstash
4 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (18.84%) Oracle
2 15 (10.87%) VMware
3 12 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.80%) Google
4 8 (5.80%) Perforce
5 6 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.35%) Facebook
5 6 (4.35%) Hortonworks
5 6 (4.35%) Twitter
6 5 (3.62%) PayPal
7 3 (2.17%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.45%) Nagra
8 2 (1.45%) Tableau
9 1 (0.72%) Avaya
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco
9 1 (0.72%) F5
9 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.72%) Radware
9 1 (0.72%) Zend
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