The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 58 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 41 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.13% 2.19% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.48% 4.09% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 14
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
633 709 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.32% 53.55% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 562 653 468
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Wales

Python
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
South Wales +8 39 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 44 (69.84%) Perl
2 43 (68.25%) Linux
3 24 (38.10%) Windows
3 24 (38.10%) VMware
4 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
4 22 (34.92%) Firewall
5 20 (31.75%) Red Hat
5 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (31.75%) CentOS
6 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
6 19 (30.16%) UNIX
7 18 (28.57%) Finance
7 18 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (26.98%) SaaS
8 17 (26.98%) Welsh Language
9 16 (25.40%) HTTP
9 16 (25.40%) C++
10 15 (23.81%) C#
10 15 (23.81%) Java
10 15 (23.81%) Apache
10 15 (23.81%) Nagios
10 15 (23.81%) Wireshark
10 15 (23.81%) Debian
11 14 (22.22%) Oracle
12 12 (19.05%) SQL
12 12 (19.05%) Nessus
12 12 (19.05%) Nmap
12 12 (19.05%) Ruby
12 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
12 12 (19.05%) VLAN

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 15 (23.81%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Confluence
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
1 22 (34.92%) Firewall
2 16 (25.40%) HTTP
3 15 (23.81%) Wireshark
4 12 (19.05%) VLAN
4 12 (19.05%) tcpdump
5 11 (17.46%) SAN
6 5 (7.94%) iSCSI
6 5 (7.94%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.76%) DVB
8 2 (3.17%) Internet
8 2 (3.17%) LAN
8 2 (3.17%) WAN
9 1 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.59%) SSH
9 1 (1.59%) LDAP
9 1 (1.59%) CTI
9 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) MySQL
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.59%) OLAP
5 1 (1.59%) OLTP
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.94%) JIRA
4 4 (6.35%) JUnit
4 4 (6.35%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.35%) Selenium
5 3 (4.76%) Fiddler
6 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Welsh Language
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Test Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Administrator
3 9 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (14.29%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.70%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) XML
2 6 (9.52%) WPF
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
4 2 (3.17%) LAMP
4 2 (3.17%) Ajax
4 2 (3.17%) jQuery
4 2 (3.17%) RESTful
5 1 (1.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) GIS
2 6 (9.52%) DTV
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.76%) STB
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Linux
2 24 (38.10%) Windows
3 20 (31.75%) CentOS
4 19 (30.16%) UNIX
5 18 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (23.81%) Debian
7 11 (17.46%) AIX
8 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 10 (15.87%) ITIL
3 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
3 8 (12.70%) Product Management
4 7 (11.11%) BDD
4 7 (11.11%) TDD
4 7 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.94%) DevOps
6 5 (7.94%) OO
6 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Bug Management
8 3 (4.76%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) Perl
2 16 (25.40%) C++
3 15 (23.81%) C#
3 15 (23.81%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) Ruby
5 10 (15.87%) Korn
5 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.29%) Groovy
7 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.70%) C
8 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
9 5 (7.94%) PHP
10 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.05%) Nmap
3 8 (12.70%) Xen
4 3 (4.76%) XenServer
4 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Nagios
2 12 (19.05%) Nessus
3 6 (9.52%) Puppet
4 2 (3.17%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.59%) Ansible
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) VMware
2 20 (31.75%) Red Hat
3 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
4 14 (22.22%) Oracle
5 10 (15.87%) IBM
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco
7 6 (9.52%) Sybase
8 5 (7.94%) JBoss
9 3 (4.76%) Coverity
9 3 (4.76%) Wind River
9 3 (4.76%) HP
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix
10 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.59%) Google
11 1 (1.59%) Perforce
11 1 (1.59%) TOWER Software
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