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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 31 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 73 78 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.92% 5.97% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.90% 11.29% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 31
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
566 691 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 53.65% 52.87% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 521 600 478
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -9 23 £41,250 +10.00% 6
Torfaen +5 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bridgend +4 13 £25,000 -34.21% 1
Newport -4 10 £51,250 +46.42% 4
Caerphilly - 5 £29,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £37,750 - 5
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 83 (61.48%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (59.26%) Java
3 70 (51.85%) C++
4 61 (45.19%) Linux
5 56 (41.48%) Software Engineering
6 53 (39.26%) DevOps
7 42 (31.11%) Analytics
8 41 (30.37%) Perl
9 37 (27.41%) Amazon AWS
10 35 (25.93%) C#
11 34 (25.19%) Informatics
11 34 (25.19%) Life Science
12 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
12 31 (22.96%) Machine Learning
13 28 (20.74%) Jenkins
14 27 (20.00%) Bash Shell
15 26 (19.26%) NoSQL
15 26 (19.26%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (19.26%) Mathematics
16 25 (18.52%) JavaScript
17 24 (17.78%) PHP
17 24 (17.78%) Statistics
18 23 (17.04%) Degree
18 23 (17.04%) Data Analysis
18 23 (17.04%) Health Informatics
19 22 (16.30%) Oracle
19 22 (16.30%) Windows
20 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
21 20 (14.81%) Scrum
22 19 (14.07%) Unix

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 12 (8.89%) Tornado
2 7 (5.19%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.44%) Apache Pig
3 6 (4.44%) nginx
3 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.70%) CMS
5 4 (2.96%) Apache
5 4 (2.96%) Confluence
5 4 (2.96%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.48%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.19%) IaaS
4 5 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.22%) SaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.89%) HTTP
3 8 (5.93%) Firewall
4 7 (5.19%) VLAN
5 5 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 5 (3.70%) SSL
6 3 (2.22%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.48%) DNS
7 2 (1.48%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.48%) VPN
8 1 (0.74%) Broadband
8 1 (0.74%) Internet
8 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.26%) NoSQL
2 19 (14.07%) Relational Database
3 18 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 17 (12.59%) RDBMS
5 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
6 15 (11.11%) MySQL
7 13 (9.63%) SQLite
8 12 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (6.67%) Neo4j
10 8 (5.93%) Hadoop
11 6 (4.44%) Apache Hive
11 6 (4.44%) Mahout
12 5 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (2.96%) Big Data
13 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
16 1 (0.74%) DB2
16 1 (0.74%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (20.74%) Jenkins
2 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 12 (8.89%) Selenium
5 10 (7.41%) Maven
6 7 (5.19%) JIRA
7 5 (3.70%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.70%) Hudson
7 5 (3.70%) JUnit
7 5 (3.70%) PhantomJS
8 4 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.22%) Gradle
9 3 (2.22%) VersionOne
9 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.48%) Ant
10 2 (1.48%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.48%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.48%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.48%) Subversion
General
1 14 (10.37%) Games
2 12 (8.89%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Welsh Language
3 6 (4.44%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.44%) Marketing
4 3 (2.22%) Advertising
4 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (37.04%) Software Engineer
2 31 (22.96%) Developer
3 22 (16.30%) Research Engineer
4 15 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 12 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Agile Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Java Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Senior Java Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Administrator
8 6 (4.44%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Data Scientist
8 6 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Junior
8 6 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (4.44%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) OAuth
2 16 (11.85%) HTML
3 14 (10.37%) J2EE
4 13 (9.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 13 (9.63%) Natural Language Processing
5 12 (8.89%) Flask
5 12 (8.89%) HTML5
5 12 (8.89%) Middleware
5 12 (8.89%) RESTful
5 12 (8.89%) Spring
5 12 (8.89%) Web Services
5 12 (8.89%) ZeroMQ
6 11 (8.15%) CSS
7 8 (5.93%) Apache Camel
7 8 (5.93%) CSS3
7 8 (5.93%) Java EE
8 7 (5.19%) JMX
8 7 (5.19%) JPA
8 7 (5.19%) JSF
8 7 (5.19%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.19%) Informatics
1 34 (25.19%) Life Science
2 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
3 26 (19.26%) Mathematics
4 24 (17.78%) Statistics
5 23 (17.04%) Health Informatics
6 17 (12.59%) User Experience
7 16 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (10.37%) Physics
9 13 (9.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (5.93%) Public Cloud
11 7 (5.19%) Digital Media
11 7 (5.19%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (3.70%) Algorithms
12 5 (3.70%) Graphic Design
12 5 (3.70%) Virtual Team
13 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
13 4 (2.96%) Clustering
14 2 (1.48%) Cyber Attack
15 1 (0.74%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (45.19%) Linux
2 22 (16.30%) Windows
3 19 (14.07%) Unix
4 11 (8.15%) Android
5 10 (7.41%) CentOS
6 9 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.44%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.96%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (61.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (41.48%) Software Engineering
3 53 (39.26%) DevOps
4 42 (31.11%) Analytics
5 31 (22.96%) Machine Learning
6 26 (19.26%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (17.04%) Data Analysis
8 20 (14.81%) Scrum
9 13 (9.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (9.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.63%) Load Balancing
9 13 (9.63%) SDLC
9 13 (9.63%) TDD
10 12 (8.89%) Cross-Platform Development
11 9 (6.67%) BDD
11 9 (6.67%) Microservices
12 8 (5.93%) OO
13 7 (5.19%) ITIL
13 7 (5.19%) Online Security
13 7 (5.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 80 (59.26%) Java
2 70 (51.85%) C++
3 41 (30.37%) Perl
4 35 (25.93%) C#
5 27 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 25 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 24 (17.78%) PHP
8 13 (9.63%) SQL
9 12 (8.89%) C
9 12 (8.89%) Ruby
10 10 (7.41%) Erlang
11 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.44%) R
12 5 (3.70%) Korn
12 5 (3.70%) Objective-C
12 5 (3.70%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.96%) Delphi
14 3 (2.22%) Groovy
14 3 (2.22%) VBScript
15 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) PhD
3 2 (1.48%) RHCE
4 1 (0.74%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.67%) Docker
3 5 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.96%) vSphere
5 2 (1.48%) iptables
5 2 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (10.37%) Puppet
2 6 (4.44%) Ansible
2 6 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.22%) Nagios
4 2 (1.48%) Nessus
4 2 (1.48%) Nmap
5 1 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.74%) Kibana
5 1 (0.74%) logstash
5 1 (0.74%) OpenView
5 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Oracle
2 18 (13.33%) VMware
3 8 (5.93%) Perforce
4 6 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.70%) PayPal
6 3 (2.22%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.48%) Google
7 2 (1.48%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.48%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.74%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.74%) Avaya
8 1 (0.74%) CA
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco
8 1 (0.74%) HP
8 1 (0.74%) Juniper
8 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.74%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.74%) Sybase
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Port Talbot
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
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