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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 75 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% - 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
637 375 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.31% 44.91% 57.26%
Number of salaries quoted 558 325 467
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 13 £35,000 - 3
Bridgend - 2 £27,500 - 1
Newport - 1 £34,000 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 33 (61.11%) Perl
2 26 (48.15%) Java
3 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
4 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (42.59%) Linux
6 22 (40.74%) PHP
7 17 (31.48%) C++
7 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
8 16 (29.63%) SQL
9 14 (25.93%) OOP
9 14 (25.93%) Scrum
9 14 (25.93%) Ruby
10 13 (24.07%) TDD
10 13 (24.07%) CentOS
10 13 (24.07%) BDD
10 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
10 13 (24.07%) UNIX
11 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
12 11 (20.37%) HTML
12 11 (20.37%) HTTP
13 10 (18.52%) C#
13 10 (18.52%) XML
14 9 (16.67%) MySQL
14 9 (16.67%) OO
14 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 9 (16.67%) Firewall
14 9 (16.67%) Advertising
14 9 (16.67%) PaaS
14 9 (16.67%) Big Data
14 9 (16.67%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (14.81%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Confluence
3 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Documentum
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) PaaS
2 8 (14.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.37%) HTTP
3 9 (16.67%) Firewall
4 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
5 5 (9.26%) SSL
5 5 (9.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (7.41%) VLAN
6 4 (7.41%) tcpdump
7 3 (5.56%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.56%) DNS
7 3 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
9 1 (1.85%) LAN
9 1 (1.85%) VoIP
9 1 (1.85%) WAN
9 1 (1.85%) VPN
9 1 (1.85%) SNMP
9 1 (1.85%) Wireless
9 1 (1.85%) RFID
9 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) MySQL
1 9 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.70%) SQLPlus
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) Informix
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 6 (11.11%) JUnit
3 4 (7.41%) Selenium
3 4 (7.41%) TestLink
4 3 (5.56%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.70%) Ant
5 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (1.85%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.85%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.85%) Mocha
General
1 9 (16.67%) Advertising
1 9 (16.67%) Marketing
2 8 (14.81%) Welsh Language
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) HTML
2 10 (18.52%) XML
3 8 (14.81%) CSS
4 6 (11.11%) .NET
5 5 (9.26%) HTML5
6 3 (5.56%) Web Services
7 2 (3.70%) REST
7 2 (3.70%) OpenGL
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.70%) SOAP
8 1 (1.85%) DOM
8 1 (1.85%) LAMP
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.26%) DTV
2 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
2 5 (9.26%) Statistics
3 4 (7.41%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) CentOS
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX
3 9 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.96%) Windows
5 3 (5.56%) Debian
5 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) HPUX
6 1 (1.85%) SUSE
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) OOP
2 14 (25.93%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) TDD
3 13 (24.07%) BDD
4 9 (16.67%) OO
4 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
5 8 (14.81%) DevOps
5 8 (14.81%) Regression Testing
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.26%) Bug Management
7 5 (9.26%) Product Management
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) OWASP
8 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Test Management
9 3 (5.56%) ITIL
9 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.56%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) Perl
2 26 (48.15%) Java
3 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
4 22 (40.74%) PHP
5 17 (31.48%) C++
6 16 (29.63%) SQL
7 14 (25.93%) Ruby
8 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
9 10 (18.52%) C#
10 6 (11.11%) Korn
10 6 (11.11%) C
11 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
11 5 (9.26%) Groovy
12 2 (3.70%) VB
12 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
12 2 (3.70%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.85%) VBScript
13 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) VCP4
3 2 (3.70%) RHCE
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Squid
2 3 (5.56%) Xen
2 3 (5.56%) Nmap
3 1 (1.85%) NFS
3 1 (1.85%) Samba
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Nagios
2 4 (7.41%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Nessus
3 3 (5.56%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.85%) OpenView
4 1 (1.85%) OPNET
4 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) TOWER Software
4 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (3.70%) BMC
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Compuware
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) Perforce
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) NetQoS
6 1 (1.85%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (1.85%) F5
6 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago