The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 24 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.87% 2.08% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.58% 2.33% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £28,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.64% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
Python
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 65.32% 89.58% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 45
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Python
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Torfaen region.

Python Salary Trend in Torfaen

Python
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Python
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cwmbran -7 11 £47,500 +69.64%
Python
South Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 13 (100.00%) Perl
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Data Mining
2 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 11 (84.62%) Advertising
2 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) PaaS
2 11 (84.62%) Big Data
2 11 (84.62%) Mobile Marketing
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Java
4 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
5 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
5 8 (61.54%) C
5 8 (61.54%) ETL
5 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
5 8 (61.54%) VoltDB
6 6 (46.15%) C++
7 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) Selenium
9 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services
10 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
10 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (15.38%) UNIX
10 2 (15.38%) PHP
10 2 (15.38%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Data Mining
1 11 (84.62%) Big Data
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
2 8 (61.54%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 11 (84.62%) Advertising
1 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Database Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) DTV
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
1 11 (84.62%) Mobile Marketing
2 8 (61.54%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Perl
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
3 8 (61.54%) C
4 6 (46.15%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) Korn
7 1 (7.69%) Groovy
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Squid
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Perforce