The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
UK / Wales
Rank 49 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 45 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.21% 2.64% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.63% 5.26% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 22
Median salary £37,500 £36,944 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
590 685 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.24% 50.26% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 509 588 631
Median salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Python
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Python Salary Trend in Wales

Python
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Wales

Python
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +20 36 £37,500 +1.50% 9
West Wales - 6 £41,250 - 1
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Python.

1 77 (59.69%) Java
2 58 (44.96%) Linux
3 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (29.46%) JavaScript
5 37 (28.68%) DevOps
6 35 (27.13%) Perl
7 34 (26.36%) MongoDB
8 32 (24.81%) NoSQL
8 32 (24.81%) PHP
8 32 (24.81%) C++
9 31 (24.03%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (21.71%) Oracle
11 27 (20.93%) SQL
11 27 (20.93%) Ruby
12 26 (20.16%) Jenkins
13 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
13 25 (19.38%) Hadoop
14 24 (18.60%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (18.60%) Bash Shell
14 24 (18.60%) HTML
15 23 (17.83%) Degree
16 22 (17.05%) TDD
16 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (16.28%) Scrum
18 20 (15.50%) C#
18 20 (15.50%) CSS
19 19 (14.73%) VMware
20 18 (13.95%) Finance
20 18 (13.95%) Scala
20 18 (13.95%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in 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 17 (13.18%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.08%) Apache Spark
3 10 (7.75%) Apache
3 10 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (6.98%) JBoss
5 7 (5.43%) Apache Pig
6 6 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (3.10%) Confluence
8 3 (2.33%) IIS
9 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.78%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (24.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) GitHub
3 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) Firewall
2 6 (4.65%) DNS
2 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.55%) HTTP
3 2 (1.55%) MPLS
3 2 (1.55%) PBX
3 2 (1.55%) RTP
3 2 (1.55%) VoIP
3 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.78%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.36%) MongoDB
2 32 (24.81%) NoSQL
3 25 (19.38%) Hadoop
4 24 (18.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (12.40%) Big Data
6 14 (10.85%) Relational Database
7 13 (10.08%) MySQL
7 13 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (9.30%) RDBMS
9 11 (8.53%) Neo4j
10 9 (6.98%) Oracle Database
11 8 (6.20%) Apache Hive
12 7 (5.43%) HBase
12 7 (5.43%) Sqoop
13 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
14 3 (2.33%) Mahout
14 3 (2.33%) QlikView
14 3 (2.33%) Spotfire
15 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
15 1 (0.78%) Presto
Development Applications
1 26 (20.16%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.40%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.08%) Maven
4 9 (6.98%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.20%) Selenium
6 7 (5.43%) Ant
6 7 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.65%) Grunt
7 6 (4.65%) gulp
7 6 (4.65%) webpack
8 5 (3.88%) JIRA
8 5 (3.88%) JUnit
9 3 (2.33%) VersionOne
10 2 (1.55%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.55%) JMeter
10 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.55%) Subversion
10 2 (1.55%) TestLink
10 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.95%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Games
3 9 (6.98%) Marketing
4 6 (4.65%) Advertising
5 5 (3.88%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (35.66%) Developer
2 17 (13.18%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.40%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.08%) DBA
6 12 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 11 (8.53%) Java Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Administrator
8 10 (7.75%) Python Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Security Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Agile Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Junior
10 8 (6.20%) Senior Java Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Test Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Big Data Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) HTML
2 20 (15.50%) CSS
3 17 (13.18%) HTML5
4 15 (11.63%) Django
5 14 (10.85%) Spring
6 12 (9.30%) J2EE
6 12 (9.30%) RESTful
6 12 (9.30%) Web Services
7 11 (8.53%) CSS3
8 10 (7.75%) jQuery
9 9 (6.98%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.98%) REST
10 8 (6.20%) React
11 7 (5.43%) Angular 2
11 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.43%) Node.js
12 6 (4.65%) Java EE
12 6 (4.65%) Sass
12 6 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (3.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.40%) User Experience
3 9 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.20%) Clustering
5 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.88%) Digital TV
6 5 (3.88%) Life Science
7 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.33%) iDTV
9 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.96%) Linux
2 17 (13.18%) Unix
3 16 (12.40%) Android
4 11 (8.53%) Windows
5 9 (6.98%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.43%) CentOS
7 6 (4.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.55%) Debian
9 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.68%) DevOps
3 25 (19.38%) Software Engineering
4 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (17.05%) TDD
5 21 (16.28%) Scrum
6 18 (13.95%) SDLC
7 17 (13.18%) Analytics
7 17 (13.18%) Machine Learning
8 14 (10.85%) BDD
8 14 (10.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (10.85%) OO
9 13 (10.08%) Load Balancing
9 13 (10.08%) Web Development
10 8 (6.20%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.20%) Data Analytics
10 8 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.20%) Mathematics
10 8 (6.20%) OOP
11 7 (5.43%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 77 (59.69%) Java
2 38 (29.46%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.13%) Perl
4 32 (24.81%) C++
4 32 (24.81%) PHP
5 27 (20.93%) Ruby
5 27 (20.93%) SQL
6 24 (18.60%) Bash Shell
7 20 (15.50%) C#
8 18 (13.95%) Scala
9 11 (8.53%) Objective-C
10 10 (7.75%) C
11 8 (6.20%) Shell Script
12 7 (5.43%) R
13 6 (4.65%) Apple Swift
13 6 (4.65%) Go
14 5 (3.88%) Korn
15 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) HND
2 1 (0.78%) RHCE
2 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) HDFS
1 7 (5.43%) vSphere
2 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Ansible
3 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.33%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.55%) Kibana
4 2 (1.55%) logstash
5 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (21.71%) Oracle
2 19 (14.73%) VMware
3 11 (8.53%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.75%) Google
5 6 (4.65%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.65%) Facebook
5 6 (4.65%) Hortonworks
5 6 (4.65%) Twitter
6 5 (3.88%) Cisco
6 5 (3.88%) Perforce
7 3 (2.33%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.33%) Tableau
8 2 (1.55%) Acme Packet
8 2 (1.55%) Brocade
8 2 (1.55%) Clearswift
8 2 (1.55%) Nagra
8 2 (1.55%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.55%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.55%) Splunk
9 1 (0.78%) Radware
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