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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 18 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 12.63% 1.56% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £43,750 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
72 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 75.79% 100.00% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +5 12 £43,750 -6.91%
Python
South Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Perl
3 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (61.11%) UNIX
4 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
4 11 (61.11%) HTTP
4 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
4 11 (61.11%) Advertising
4 11 (61.11%) Marketing
4 11 (61.11%) Mobile Marketing
5 10 (55.56%) CentOS
5 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
5 10 (55.56%) Big Data
6 9 (50.00%) C
6 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 9 (50.00%) Java
6 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 9 (50.00%) PaaS
7 8 (44.44%) C++
8 7 (38.89%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) DTV
8 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
8 7 (38.89%) TDD
8 7 (38.89%) Korn
8 7 (38.89%) JIRA
8 7 (38.89%) Wireshark
8 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (38.89%) HTML5

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (61.11%) HTTP
3 7 (38.89%) Wireshark
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
5 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) SNMP
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) SSH
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Big Data
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JIRA
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 6 (33.33%) TestLink
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (61.11%) Advertising
1 11 (61.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML5
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) DTV
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) UNIX
3 10 (55.56%) CentOS
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Android
7 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (61.11%) Mobile Marketing
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Product Management
5 6 (33.33%) Bug Management
5 6 (33.33%) Test Management
6 5 (27.78%) Time Management
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) OOD
8 3 (16.67%) Android Development
9 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
9 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 9 (50.00%) C
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) Korn
6 6 (33.33%) Ruby
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) RHCE
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Squid
1 3 (16.67%) Xen
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
2 1 (5.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Zend