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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 57 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 43 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.60% 1.29% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 3.02% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 4
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -24.73%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
576 431 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.28% 42.76% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 509 382 531
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 20 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Torfaen -12 6 £47,500 +69.64%
Newport -12 5 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Bridgend - 5 £36,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 42 (65.63%) Linux
2 39 (60.94%) Perl
3 35 (54.69%) Java
4 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 19 (29.69%) PHP
7 19 (29.69%) C++
8 15 (23.44%) C#
8 15 (23.44%) Ruby
9 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
10 12 (18.75%) Windows
10 12 (18.75%) Scrum
11 11 (17.19%) Firewall
11 11 (17.19%) HTML
11 11 (17.19%) .NET
11 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
11 11 (17.19%) SaaS
11 11 (17.19%) REST
11 11 (17.19%) Big Data
12 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
12 10 (15.63%) C
12 10 (15.63%) CSS
12 10 (15.63%) Finance
12 10 (15.63%) Subversion
12 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
13 9 (14.06%) TDD
13 9 (14.06%) Advertising
13 9 (14.06%) Data Mining
13 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce

Python
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 7 (10.94%) IIS
3 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) Node.js
4 2 (3.13%) JBoss
4 2 (3.13%) Documentum
5 1 (1.56%) nginx
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) SaaS
2 9 (14.06%) PaaS
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.25%) GitHub
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.56%) Route 53
7 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.38%) VLAN
4 5 (7.81%) HTTP
4 5 (7.81%) SSL
4 5 (7.81%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (6.25%) RFID
6 3 (4.69%) tcpdump
6 3 (4.69%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (3.13%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.13%) DNS
8 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) Big Data
2 9 (14.06%) Data Mining
2 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.38%) VoltDB
4 6 (9.38%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
1 10 (15.63%) Subversion
2 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 8 (12.50%) JUnit
4 7 (10.94%) Selenium
5 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.69%) Ant
5 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.56%) Hudson
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Advertising
2 9 (14.06%) Welsh Language
2 9 (14.06%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Electronics
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Software Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Application Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Software Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.69%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) HTML
1 11 (17.19%) .NET
1 11 (17.19%) REST
2 10 (15.63%) CSS
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) XML
3 5 (7.81%) PCRE
4 4 (6.25%) Ajax
4 4 (6.25%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
5 3 (4.69%) CSS3
6 2 (3.13%) JSON
6 2 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (3.13%) STL
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.56%) LAMP
7 1 (1.56%) Spring
7 1 (1.56%) J2EE
7 1 (1.56%) Bottle
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) DTV
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 4 (6.25%) Web 2.0
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 9 (14.06%) CentOS
4 8 (12.50%) UNIX
5 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.38%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.69%) Debian
7 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.13%) Android
9 1 (1.56%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.56%) AIX
9 1 (1.56%) HPUX
9 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) Scrum
3 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.06%) TDD
4 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
4 9 (14.06%) Mobile Marketing
5 8 (12.50%) BDD
5 8 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 8 (12.50%) OO
5 8 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 7 (10.94%) OOP
6 7 (10.94%) Build Automation
6 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.38%) Product Management
7 6 (9.38%) ETL
8 5 (7.81%) ITIL
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (7.81%) OWASP
9 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) Perl
2 35 (54.69%) Java
3 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (32.81%) SQL
5 19 (29.69%) PHP
5 19 (29.69%) C++
6 15 (23.44%) C#
6 15 (23.44%) Ruby
7 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
8 10 (15.63%) C
9 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
9 7 (10.94%) Groovy
10 5 (7.81%) Embedded C++
11 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (6.25%) Embedded C
12 3 (4.69%) Go
13 2 (3.13%) Korn
14 1 (1.56%) VBScript
14 1 (1.56%) VB
14 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) RHCE
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Firmware
3 3 (4.69%) iptables
4 2 (3.13%) Xen
4 2 (3.13%) Squid
4 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Nagios
2 4 (6.25%) Puppet
3 3 (4.69%) Nessus
3 3 (4.69%) Nmap
3 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.69%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.13%) Ansible
5 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.56%) logstash
5 1 (1.56%) Graphite
5 1 (1.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.50%) VMware
3 6 (9.38%) TOWER Software
4 3 (4.69%) Facebook
4 3 (4.69%) Twitter
4 3 (4.69%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) BMC
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
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IntaPeople
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
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