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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 42 43 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 63 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.80% 4.65% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 9.67% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 27
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,300 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Python
UK

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
640 672 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.74% 48.03% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 567 559 533
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 62 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 64 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (56.36%) Java
3 61 (55.45%) C++
4 59 (53.64%) Linux
5 41 (37.27%) Software Engineering
5 41 (37.27%) DevOps
6 33 (30.00%) Perl
7 29 (26.36%) MySQL
8 28 (25.45%) Unix
8 28 (25.45%) Analytics
9 26 (23.64%) Computer Science
9 26 (23.64%) Oracle
9 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
10 25 (22.73%) C#
11 24 (21.82%) Life Science
11 24 (21.82%) Informatics
12 23 (20.91%) Scrum
13 22 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 22 (20.00%) Relational Database
14 20 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 20 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 20 (18.18%) SQL
14 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 19 (17.27%) Windows
16 18 (16.36%) PHP
16 18 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (16.36%) SQLite
16 18 (16.36%) Jenkins
17 17 (15.45%) Machine Learning
17 17 (15.45%) Degree

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 14 (12.73%) Tornado
2 7 (6.36%) Apache
2 7 (6.36%) Apache Spark
2 7 (6.36%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.55%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.73%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.91%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.45%) IaaS
4 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.73%) SaaS
6 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.91%) HTTP
3 10 (9.09%) tcpdump
4 6 (5.45%) Wireshark
5 5 (4.55%) Firewall
5 5 (4.55%) VLAN
6 3 (2.73%) LAN
7 1 (0.91%) DNS
7 1 (0.91%) Internet
7 1 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.36%) MySQL
2 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
3 22 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 18 (16.36%) SQLite
5 14 (12.73%) NoSQL
5 14 (12.73%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.18%) Big Data
7 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.36%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (4.55%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.55%) Mahout
10 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.64%) DB2
12 3 (2.73%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.82%) Neo4j
13 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Jenkins
2 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.91%) Maven
3 11 (10.00%) Subversion
4 10 (9.09%) Ant
5 7 (6.36%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.36%) Gradle
6 6 (5.45%) IntelliJ
7 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.73%) Hudson
8 3 (2.73%) JMeter
8 3 (2.73%) Selenium
8 3 (2.73%) TestLink
8 3 (2.73%) The Grinder
8 3 (2.73%) VersionOne
9 2 (1.82%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.82%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.82%) JIRA
10 1 (0.91%) Mocha
General
1 16 (14.55%) Games
2 13 (11.82%) Finance
3 6 (5.45%) Welsh Language
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (34.55%) Software Engineer
2 28 (25.45%) Developer
3 16 (14.55%) Software Developer
4 13 (11.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Research Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Security Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) C++ Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Data Scientist
8 6 (5.45%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Agile Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Administrator
10 4 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 3 (2.73%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (13.64%) Web Services
3 14 (12.73%) Flask
3 14 (12.73%) Middleware
3 14 (12.73%) OAuth
3 14 (12.73%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (11.82%) HTML
5 10 (9.09%) J2EE
5 10 (9.09%) REST
5 10 (9.09%) Spring
6 8 (7.27%) RESTful
7 7 (6.36%) Hibernate
8 6 (5.45%) CSS
8 6 (5.45%) HTML5
8 6 (5.45%) Node.js
8 6 (5.45%) STL
9 5 (4.55%) .NET
9 5 (4.55%) Ajax
9 5 (4.55%) Ext JS
9 5 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.64%) Computer Science
2 24 (21.82%) Informatics
2 24 (21.82%) Life Science
3 13 (11.82%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.82%) Statistics
4 12 (10.91%) Health Informatics
5 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.18%) User Experience
7 7 (6.36%) Digital Media
8 6 (5.45%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (4.55%) DTV
9 5 (4.55%) Public Cloud
10 4 (3.64%) Algorithms
10 4 (3.64%) Grid Computing
10 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.91%) Physics
12 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (53.64%) Linux
2 28 (25.45%) Unix
3 19 (17.27%) Windows
4 7 (6.36%) CentOS
5 5 (4.55%) Debian
5 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.91%) AIX
7 1 (0.91%) Android
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.27%) DevOps
2 41 (37.27%) Software Engineering
3 28 (25.45%) Analytics
4 23 (20.91%) Scrum
5 17 (15.45%) Machine Learning
6 16 (14.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
8 14 (12.73%) Cross-Platform Development
8 14 (12.73%) TDD
9 12 (10.91%) SDLC
10 11 (10.00%) Functional Programming
10 11 (10.00%) Online Security
11 10 (9.09%) BDD
12 9 (8.18%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (7.27%) API Testing
13 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
13 8 (7.27%) Test Management
14 7 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.36%) Java
2 61 (55.45%) C++
3 33 (30.00%) Perl
4 25 (22.73%) C#
5 22 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 20 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 20 (18.18%) SQL
7 18 (16.36%) PHP
8 17 (15.45%) C
9 12 (10.91%) Erlang
10 11 (10.00%) Ruby
11 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
12 6 (5.45%) Delphi
13 5 (4.55%) Groovy
13 5 (4.55%) Haskell
13 5 (4.55%) Lisp
13 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
13 5 (4.55%) R
14 4 (3.64%) Scala
15 3 (2.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) ISEB
3 3 (2.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.45%) Docker
3 5 (4.55%) Snort
3 5 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.82%) iptables
4 2 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) Puppet
2 8 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.73%) Ansible
3 3 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.73%) Nagios
4 2 (1.82%) Nessus
4 2 (1.82%) Nmap
5 1 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.91%) OpenView
5 1 (0.91%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.91%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Oracle
2 13 (11.82%) VMware
3 7 (6.36%) TOWER Software
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.55%) Perforce
6 4 (3.64%) Adobe
6 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.64%) Sybase
7 2 (1.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) CA
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco
8 1 (0.91%) F5
8 1 (0.91%) HP
8 1 (0.91%) Juniper
8 1 (0.91%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
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