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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 40 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 52 66 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.58% 5.37% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 10.20% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 38
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
554 647 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.81% 52.60% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 513 547 489
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 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 25 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 +20 34 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Torfaen -3 6 £61,250 +75.00%
Bridgend -5 6 £38,500 +3.35%
Newport -2 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Caerphilly - 2 £29,000 -
Python
Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 65 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (55.26%) C++
3 61 (53.51%) Java
4 58 (50.88%) Linux
5 46 (40.35%) Software Engineering
6 43 (37.72%) DevOps
7 32 (28.07%) Perl
7 32 (28.07%) Analytics
8 28 (24.56%) MySQL
9 27 (23.68%) Unix
9 27 (23.68%) Computer Science
10 26 (22.81%) Life Science
10 26 (22.81%) Informatics
10 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
10 26 (22.81%) C#
11 25 (21.93%) Oracle
12 24 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
13 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
13 22 (19.30%) Relational Database
14 21 (18.42%) Windows
14 21 (18.42%) Bash Shell
15 20 (17.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 20 (17.54%) Machine Learning
15 20 (17.54%) SQL
15 20 (17.54%) Scrum
16 19 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 19 (16.67%) Degree
17 18 (15.79%) SQLite
17 18 (15.79%) PHP
18 17 (14.91%) NoSQL

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 (12.28%) Tornado
2 7 (6.14%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.39%) Apache
3 5 (4.39%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.63%) JBoss
5 3 (2.63%) nginx
5 3 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) Confluence
7 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.14%) IaaS
4 4 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.63%) SaaS
6 2 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.28%) HTTP
3 9 (7.89%) tcpdump
4 7 (6.14%) Firewall
4 7 (6.14%) VLAN
5 6 (5.26%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.63%) DNS
6 3 (2.63%) LAN
7 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.75%) SSL
7 2 (1.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.88%) Internet
8 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.56%) MySQL
2 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
3 22 (19.30%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.79%) SQLite
5 17 (14.91%) NoSQL
6 14 (12.28%) RDBMS
7 10 (8.77%) MongoDB
8 8 (7.02%) Big Data
9 7 (6.14%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.39%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (4.39%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.39%) Mahout
11 4 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.51%) DB2
11 4 (3.51%) Neo4j
12 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
12 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.65%) Maven
4 9 (7.89%) Subversion
5 8 (7.02%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.14%) Ant
7 6 (5.26%) Selenium
8 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.51%) Gradle
8 4 (3.51%) JIRA
9 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.63%) Hudson
9 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.63%) JMeter
9 3 (2.63%) PhantomJS
9 3 (2.63%) TestLink
9 3 (2.63%) The Grinder
9 3 (2.63%) VersionOne
10 2 (1.75%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (14.04%) Games
2 14 (12.28%) Finance
3 9 (7.89%) Welsh Language
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (37.72%) Software Engineer
2 28 (24.56%) Developer
3 15 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 14 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.53%) Research Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Security Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Test Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.26%) C++ Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Data Scientist
9 6 (5.26%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Python Software Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Administrator
11 4 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 16 (14.04%) OAuth
3 15 (13.16%) Web Services
4 14 (12.28%) Flask
4 14 (12.28%) Middleware
4 14 (12.28%) ZeroMQ
5 12 (10.53%) HTML
6 10 (8.77%) J2EE
7 9 (7.89%) Spring
8 8 (7.02%) HTML5
8 8 (7.02%) RESTful
9 7 (6.14%) REST
10 6 (5.26%) STL
11 5 (4.39%) .NET
11 5 (4.39%) Ajax
11 5 (4.39%) Apache Camel
11 5 (4.39%) CSS
11 5 (4.39%) Java EE
11 5 (4.39%) Node.js
11 5 (4.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 26 (22.81%) Informatics
2 26 (22.81%) Life Science
3 16 (14.04%) Mathematics
4 15 (13.16%) Statistics
5 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (11.40%) Health Informatics
6 11 (9.65%) User Experience
7 7 (6.14%) Digital Media
7 7 (6.14%) Public Cloud
7 7 (6.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.63%) Digital TV
9 3 (2.63%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.75%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.75%) Physics
10 2 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (50.88%) Linux
2 27 (23.68%) Unix
3 21 (18.42%) Windows
4 8 (7.02%) CentOS
5 6 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.39%) Debian
7 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.88%) AIX
8 1 (0.88%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.35%) Software Engineering
3 43 (37.72%) DevOps
4 32 (28.07%) Analytics
5 20 (17.54%) Machine Learning
5 20 (17.54%) Scrum
6 16 (14.04%) Data Analysis
7 14 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (12.28%) Cross-Platform Development
8 12 (10.53%) TDD
9 11 (9.65%) Functional Programming
9 11 (9.65%) Online Security
9 11 (9.65%) SDLC
10 10 (8.77%) BDD
10 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (7.02%) Configuration Management
13 7 (6.14%) Microservices
13 7 (6.14%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 63 (55.26%) C++
2 61 (53.51%) Java
3 32 (28.07%) Perl
4 26 (22.81%) C#
5 21 (18.42%) Bash Shell
6 20 (17.54%) SQL
7 18 (15.79%) PHP
8 16 (14.04%) C
8 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
9 12 (10.53%) Erlang
10 11 (9.65%) Ruby
11 8 (7.02%) Shell Script
12 7 (6.14%) Delphi
13 6 (5.26%) Groovy
14 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
14 5 (4.39%) R
15 4 (3.51%) Haskell
15 4 (3.51%) Lisp
16 3 (2.63%) Scala
16 3 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) ISEB
3 3 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.14%) Docker
3 5 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.51%) Snort
5 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.75%) iptables
5 2 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Puppet
2 9 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.51%) Ansible
4 3 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.63%) Nagios
5 2 (1.75%) Nessus
5 2 (1.75%) Nmap
6 1 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.88%) OpenView
6 1 (0.88%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) Oracle
2 13 (11.40%) VMware
3 7 (6.14%) Perforce
4 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.26%) TOWER Software
5 4 (3.51%) Adobe
5 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.51%) Sybase
6 2 (1.75%) PayPal
6 2 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.88%) CA
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) F5
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Juniper
7 1 (0.88%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
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