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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 8 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 21.21% 6.45% 7.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 7.14% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
46 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 69.70% 90.32% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 14 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Python
South Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) Telecoms
4 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) Web Services
4 17 (65.38%) Bash Shell
5 14 (53.85%) Marketing
5 14 (53.85%) PaaS
5 14 (53.85%) Big Data
5 14 (53.85%) Mobile Marketing
5 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 14 (53.85%) Data Mining
5 14 (53.85%) SQL
5 14 (53.85%) Advertising
6 12 (46.15%) Selenium
7 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
7 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
7 11 (42.31%) REST
7 11 (42.31%) Digital Media
7 11 (42.31%) API Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Subversion
8 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
9 8 (30.77%) ETL
9 8 (30.77%) C
9 8 (30.77%) VoltDB
9 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 7 (26.92%) UNIX
11 6 (23.08%) PHP
11 6 (23.08%) JavaScript

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Big Data
1 14 (53.85%) Data Mining
2 8 (30.77%) VoltDB
2 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Selenium
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Subversion
3 6 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 14 (53.85%) Marketing
2 14 (53.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
1 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Database Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 3 (11.54%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Web Services
2 11 (42.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Digital Media
2 6 (23.08%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Mobile Marketing
2 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
3 11 (42.31%) API Testing
4 8 (30.77%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Test Management
6 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Perl
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) Bash Shell
4 14 (53.85%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
6 8 (30.77%) C
7 6 (23.08%) PHP
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) Ruby
7 6 (23.08%) Groovy
8 5 (19.23%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Perforce
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
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