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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 35 38 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +33
Permanent jobs citing Python 61 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.35% 5.29% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.19% 10.71% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 52 27
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
545 607 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.77% 49.39% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 501 518 466
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,050
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +16 37 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Bridgend +5 16 £38,500 +3.35%
Torfaen +2 5 £55,000 +46.66%
Newport -14 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 64 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (56.88%) Java
3 61 (55.96%) C++
4 60 (55.05%) Linux
5 41 (37.61%) Software Engineering
5 41 (37.61%) DevOps
6 34 (31.19%) Perl
7 29 (26.61%) MySQL
8 28 (25.69%) Unix
8 28 (25.69%) Analytics
9 26 (23.85%) Oracle
9 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
9 26 (23.85%) Computer Science
10 25 (22.94%) C#
11 24 (22.02%) Life Science
11 24 (22.02%) Informatics
12 23 (21.10%) Bash Shell
12 23 (21.10%) Scrum
13 22 (20.18%) Relational Database
14 21 (19.27%) SQL
15 20 (18.35%) JavaScript
15 20 (18.35%) Windows
15 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
15 20 (18.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 19 (17.43%) Jenkins
17 18 (16.51%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (16.51%) Degree
17 18 (16.51%) SQLite
17 18 (16.51%) PHP
18 17 (15.60%) Machine Learning

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 14 (12.84%) Tornado
2 7 (6.42%) Apache
2 7 (6.42%) Apache Spark
2 7 (6.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.59%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.75%) JBoss
5 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.50%) IaaS
4 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.75%) SaaS
6 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
2 12 (11.01%) HTTP
3 10 (9.17%) tcpdump
4 6 (5.50%) Wireshark
5 5 (4.59%) Firewall
5 5 (4.59%) VLAN
6 3 (2.75%) LAN
7 1 (0.92%) DNS
7 1 (0.92%) Internet
7 1 (0.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) MySQL
2 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
3 22 (20.18%) Relational Database
4 18 (16.51%) SQLite
5 14 (12.84%) NoSQL
5 14 (12.84%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.26%) Big Data
7 8 (7.34%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.42%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.59%) Mahout
10 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.67%) DB2
12 3 (2.75%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.01%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.01%) Maven
3 11 (10.09%) Subversion
4 10 (9.17%) Ant
5 7 (6.42%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.42%) Gradle
6 6 (5.50%) IntelliJ
7 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.67%) Selenium
9 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.75%) Hudson
9 3 (2.75%) JIRA
9 3 (2.75%) JMeter
9 3 (2.75%) TestLink
9 3 (2.75%) The Grinder
9 3 (2.75%) VersionOne
10 2 (1.83%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.83%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (14.68%) Games
2 12 (11.01%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Welsh Language
4 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (34.86%) Software Engineer
2 27 (24.77%) Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Software Developer
4 13 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Research Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Test Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Security Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) C++ Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Data Scientist
9 6 (5.50%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Java Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Python Software Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Administrator
11 4 (3.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (2.75%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (13.76%) Web Services
3 14 (12.84%) Flask
3 14 (12.84%) Middleware
3 14 (12.84%) OAuth
3 14 (12.84%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (11.93%) HTML
5 10 (9.17%) J2EE
5 10 (9.17%) REST
5 10 (9.17%) Spring
6 8 (7.34%) RESTful
7 7 (6.42%) Hibernate
8 6 (5.50%) CSS
8 6 (5.50%) HTML5
8 6 (5.50%) Node.js
8 6 (5.50%) STL
9 5 (4.59%) .NET
9 5 (4.59%) Ajax
9 5 (4.59%) Ext JS
9 5 (4.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Computer Science
2 24 (22.02%) Informatics
2 24 (22.02%) Life Science
3 14 (12.84%) Mathematics
4 13 (11.93%) Statistics
5 12 (11.01%) Health Informatics
6 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (8.26%) User Experience
8 7 (6.42%) Digital Media
9 6 (5.50%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (4.59%) Digital TV
10 5 (4.59%) Public Cloud
11 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
11 4 (3.67%) Grid Computing
11 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
12 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.92%) Physics
13 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (55.05%) Linux
2 28 (25.69%) Unix
3 20 (18.35%) Windows
4 7 (6.42%) CentOS
5 5 (4.59%) Debian
5 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.92%) AIX
7 1 (0.92%) Android
7 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) DevOps
2 41 (37.61%) Software Engineering
3 28 (25.69%) Analytics
4 23 (21.10%) Scrum
5 17 (15.60%) Machine Learning
6 16 (14.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (13.76%) Data Analysis
8 14 (12.84%) Cross-Platform Development
8 14 (12.84%) TDD
9 11 (10.09%) Functional Programming
9 11 (10.09%) Online Security
9 11 (10.09%) SDLC
10 10 (9.17%) BDD
11 9 (8.26%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (7.34%) API Testing
12 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.34%) Test Management
13 7 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.88%) Java
2 61 (55.96%) C++
3 34 (31.19%) Perl
4 25 (22.94%) C#
5 23 (21.10%) Bash Shell
6 21 (19.27%) SQL
7 20 (18.35%) JavaScript
8 18 (16.51%) PHP
9 16 (14.68%) C
10 12 (11.01%) Erlang
11 11 (10.09%) Ruby
12 8 (7.34%) Shell Script
13 7 (6.42%) Delphi
14 6 (5.50%) Groovy
15 5 (4.59%) Haskell
15 5 (4.59%) Lisp
15 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
15 5 (4.59%) R
16 4 (3.67%) Scala
17 3 (2.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) ISEB
3 3 (2.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) Docker
3 5 (4.59%) Snort
3 5 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.83%) iptables
4 2 (1.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Puppet
2 8 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.75%) Ansible
3 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.75%) Nagios
4 2 (1.83%) Nessus
4 2 (1.83%) Nmap
5 1 (0.92%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.92%) OpenView
5 1 (0.92%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.92%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle
2 13 (11.93%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) TOWER Software
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.59%) Perforce
6 4 (3.67%) Adobe
6 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.67%) Sybase
7 2 (1.83%) Tableau
8 1 (0.92%) CA
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco
8 1 (0.92%) F5
8 1 (0.92%) HP
8 1 (0.92%) Juniper
8 1 (0.92%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: Competitive
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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