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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Wales / South Wales
Rank 39 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 42 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.77% 2.79% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.01% 5.73% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 21
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
466 524 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.89% 48.74% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 420 443 583
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +26 33 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Newport -9 9 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Torfaen +12 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 86 (65.15%) Java
2 65 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (37.12%) Linux
4 44 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 41 (31.06%) C++
6 39 (29.55%) DevOps
7 36 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 35 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
9 33 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 33 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 33 (25.00%) Perl
10 32 (24.24%) PHP
11 31 (23.48%) Jenkins
12 29 (21.97%) HTML
12 29 (21.97%) Degree
13 28 (21.21%) Analytics
14 27 (20.45%) Bash Shell
14 27 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (19.70%) Computer Science
15 26 (19.70%) Ruby
15 26 (19.70%) Oracle
15 26 (19.70%) Machine Learning
16 25 (18.94%) CSS
16 25 (18.94%) C#
16 25 (18.94%) TDD
16 25 (18.94%) Scrum
17 24 (18.18%) SQL
18 23 (17.42%) HTML5
18 23 (17.42%) SDLC
19 22 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra

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 19 (14.39%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.09%) Apache
2 12 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.82%) JBoss
4 7 (5.30%) Apache Pig
5 6 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (3.03%) Confluence
7 3 (2.27%) CMS
7 3 (2.27%) IIS
7 3 (2.27%) nginx
7 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.76%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.52%) GitHub
4 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Firewall
2 4 (3.03%) DNS
2 4 (3.03%) HTTP
3 3 (2.27%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.27%) SSL
3 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.76%) Broadband
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) MPLS
4 1 (0.76%) PBX
4 1 (0.76%) RTP
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 33 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 22 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (15.91%) Hadoop
4 14 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (9.85%) Big Data
6 12 (9.09%) MySQL
7 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 10 (7.58%) Neo4j
8 10 (7.58%) RDBMS
9 9 (6.82%) Oracle Database
10 7 (5.30%) Apache Hive
10 7 (5.30%) HBase
10 7 (5.30%) Sqoop
11 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
12 4 (3.03%) Mahout
13 3 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (1.52%) QlikView
14 2 (1.52%) Spotfire
15 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (23.48%) Jenkins
2 22 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.36%) Maven
4 14 (10.61%) Selenium
5 13 (9.85%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.82%) Eclipse
7 7 (5.30%) Ant
7 7 (5.30%) JUnit
8 6 (4.55%) Grunt
8 6 (4.55%) gulp
8 6 (4.55%) webpack
9 5 (3.79%) JIRA
9 5 (3.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.03%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.27%) PhantomJS
11 3 (2.27%) VersionOne
11 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.52%) JMeter
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Games
3 9 (6.82%) Marketing
4 8 (6.06%) Aerospace
5 7 (5.30%) Advertising
6 5 (3.79%) Retail
7 3 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 48 (36.36%) Developer
2 28 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 15 (11.36%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (9.85%) Java Engineer
5 12 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.09%) Research Engineer
5 12 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.33%) DBA
7 10 (7.58%) Senior Java Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) Agile Developer
8 9 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Administrator
9 8 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (6.06%) HTML Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.97%) HTML
2 25 (18.94%) CSS
3 23 (17.42%) HTML5
4 18 (13.64%) Django
5 16 (12.12%) CSS3
5 16 (12.12%) RESTful
5 16 (12.12%) Spring
6 15 (11.36%) Web Services
7 14 (10.61%) J2EE
8 12 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
9 10 (7.58%) Hibernate
9 10 (7.58%) jQuery
10 8 (6.06%) React
10 8 (6.06%) REST
11 7 (5.30%) Angular 2
11 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.30%) Node.js
12 6 (4.55%) Sass
12 6 (4.55%) Spring Boot
12 6 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.15%) User Experience
3 14 (10.61%) Statistics
4 12 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
4 12 (9.09%) Health Informatics
4 12 (9.09%) Informatics
4 12 (9.09%) Life Science
4 12 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 12 (9.09%) Physics
5 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
7 8 (6.06%) Clustering
8 5 (3.79%) Digital Media
9 4 (3.03%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 4 (3.03%) Digital TV
10 3 (2.27%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.27%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.76%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (37.12%) Linux
2 20 (15.15%) Android
3 16 (12.12%) Unix
4 11 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.30%) CentOS
6 6 (4.55%) Windows
7 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) Debian
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.55%) DevOps
3 36 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 28 (21.21%) Analytics
5 27 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (19.70%) Machine Learning
7 25 (18.94%) Scrum
7 25 (18.94%) TDD
8 23 (17.42%) SDLC
9 16 (12.12%) Data Analysis
9 16 (12.12%) Web Development
10 15 (11.36%) BDD
11 14 (10.61%) Load Balancing
12 13 (9.85%) OO
13 12 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (8.33%) Data Analytics
15 8 (6.06%) OOP
16 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 6 (4.55%) Automated Testing
17 6 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 86 (65.15%) Java
2 44 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 41 (31.06%) C++
4 33 (25.00%) Perl
5 32 (24.24%) PHP
6 27 (20.45%) Bash Shell
7 26 (19.70%) Ruby
8 25 (18.94%) C#
9 24 (18.18%) SQL
10 18 (13.64%) Scala
11 13 (9.85%) Objective-C
12 11 (8.33%) C
13 7 (5.30%) Korn
13 7 (5.30%) R
14 6 (4.55%) Apple Swift
14 6 (4.55%) Go
14 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
15 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) RHCE
3 1 (0.76%) HND
3 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) HDFS
2 5 (3.79%) Docker
2 5 (3.79%) vSphere
3 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (9.85%) Puppet
2 6 (4.55%) Ansible
3 3 (2.27%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.52%) Kibana
4 2 (1.52%) logstash
5 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) Oracle
2 15 (11.36%) VMware
3 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.58%) Google
5 6 (4.55%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.55%) Facebook
5 6 (4.55%) Hortonworks
5 6 (4.55%) Perforce
5 6 (4.55%) Twitter
6 3 (2.27%) PayPal
6 3 (2.27%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco
7 2 (1.52%) Nagra
7 2 (1.52%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) Avaya
8 1 (0.76%) Brocade
8 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.76%) Radware
8 1 (0.76%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.76%) Zend
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £60K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: To £40K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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