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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.01% 2.48% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 3.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
54 88 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 54.55% 72.73% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 48
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
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 14 February 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
(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 +4 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Python
South Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) DTV
3 5 (55.56%) Perforce
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
4 4 (44.44%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) VersionOne
4 4 (44.44%) User Experience
4 4 (44.44%) TestLink
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) FitNesse
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) TestLink
2 4 (44.44%) VersionOne
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Java Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Objective-C Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) DTV
2 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Perforce
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft