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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
UK / Wales
Rank 49 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 48 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.41% 2.39% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 4.78% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 27
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
602 627 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.33% 49.92% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 531 536 653
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
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 January 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 January 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 +30 42 £42,500 +6.25% 8
West Wales - 2 - -
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 89 (64.03%) Java
2 68 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.29%) Linux
4 44 (31.65%) JavaScript
5 41 (29.50%) C++
6 39 (28.06%) DevOps
7 36 (25.90%) Software Engineering
8 35 (25.18%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (25.18%) MongoDB
8 35 (25.18%) NoSQL
8 35 (25.18%) Perl
9 33 (23.74%) Jenkins
10 32 (23.02%) PHP
10 32 (23.02%) Degree
11 29 (20.86%) HTML
12 28 (20.14%) C#
12 28 (20.14%) Oracle
12 28 (20.14%) TDD
12 28 (20.14%) Analytics
13 27 (19.42%) Bash Shell
13 27 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (18.71%) Ruby
14 26 (18.71%) Computer Science
14 26 (18.71%) SQL
14 26 (18.71%) Machine Learning
15 25 (17.99%) CSS
15 25 (17.99%) Scrum
16 24 (17.27%) Apache Cassandra
17 23 (16.55%) HTML5
17 23 (16.55%) Hadoop

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 19 (13.67%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.63%) Apache
2 12 (8.63%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.47%) JBoss
4 7 (5.04%) Apache Pig
5 6 (4.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (2.88%) Confluence
7 3 (2.16%) CMS
7 3 (2.16%) IIS
7 3 (2.16%) nginx
7 3 (2.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.72%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.18%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.44%) GitHub
4 2 (1.44%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Firewall
2 4 (2.88%) DNS
2 4 (2.88%) HTTP
3 3 (2.16%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.16%) SSL
3 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.72%) Broadband
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) MPLS
4 1 (0.72%) PBX
4 1 (0.72%) RTP
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
4 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.18%) MongoDB
1 35 (25.18%) NoSQL
2 24 (17.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (16.55%) Hadoop
4 14 (10.07%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (9.35%) Big Data
5 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.63%) MySQL
6 12 (8.63%) Neo4j
6 12 (8.63%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.04%) Apache Hive
8 7 (5.04%) HBase
8 7 (5.04%) Sqoop
9 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.88%) Mahout
11 3 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.44%) QlikView
12 2 (1.44%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (23.74%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.83%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.79%) Maven
4 14 (10.07%) Selenium
5 13 (9.35%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.47%) Eclipse
7 7 (5.04%) Ant
7 7 (5.04%) JUnit
7 7 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (4.32%) Grunt
8 6 (4.32%) gulp
8 6 (4.32%) webpack
9 5 (3.60%) JIRA
10 4 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.88%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.16%) PhantomJS
11 3 (2.16%) VersionOne
11 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.44%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.44%) JMeter
General
1 18 (12.95%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Marketing
3 11 (7.91%) Games
4 8 (5.76%) Aerospace
5 7 (5.04%) Advertising
6 5 (3.60%) Retail
7 3 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.16%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 51 (36.69%) Developer
2 28 (20.14%) Software Engineer
3 15 (10.79%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.79%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.35%) DBA
4 13 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (9.35%) Java Engineer
5 12 (8.63%) Research Engineer
5 12 (8.63%) Software Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Administrator
6 10 (7.19%) Junior
6 10 (7.19%) Python Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Senior Java Engineer
6 10 (7.19%) Test Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Agile Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) HTML Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.86%) HTML
2 25 (17.99%) CSS
3 23 (16.55%) HTML5
4 18 (12.95%) Django
5 17 (12.23%) J2EE
6 16 (11.51%) CSS3
6 16 (11.51%) RESTful
6 16 (11.51%) Spring
7 15 (10.79%) Web Services
8 12 (8.63%) Natural Language Processing
9 10 (7.19%) Hibernate
9 10 (7.19%) jQuery
10 8 (5.76%) React
10 8 (5.76%) REST
11 7 (5.04%) Angular 2
11 7 (5.04%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.04%) Node.js
12 6 (4.32%) .NET
12 6 (4.32%) Sass
12 6 (4.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.39%) User Experience
3 14 (10.07%) Statistics
4 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 12 (8.63%) Health Informatics
4 12 (8.63%) Informatics
4 12 (8.63%) Life Science
4 12 (8.63%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.63%) Physics
5 9 (6.47%) Mobile App
6 8 (5.76%) Clustering
7 6 (4.32%) Digital TV
8 5 (3.60%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.88%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.16%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.16%) iDTV
10 3 (2.16%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (40.29%) Linux
2 20 (14.39%) Android
3 16 (11.51%) Unix
4 11 (7.91%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.76%) Windows
6 7 (5.04%) CentOS
7 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.88%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.88%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
10 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.06%) DevOps
3 36 (25.90%) Software Engineering
4 28 (20.14%) Analytics
4 28 (20.14%) TDD
5 27 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (18.71%) Machine Learning
7 25 (17.99%) Scrum
8 23 (16.55%) SDLC
9 18 (12.95%) BDD
10 16 (11.51%) Data Analysis
10 16 (11.51%) Load Balancing
10 16 (11.51%) Web Development
11 14 (10.07%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (9.35%) OO
13 11 (7.91%) Data Analytics
14 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (5.76%) OOP
14 8 (5.76%) Open Source
15 7 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (64.03%) Java
2 44 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 41 (29.50%) C++
4 35 (25.18%) Perl
5 32 (23.02%) PHP
6 28 (20.14%) C#
7 27 (19.42%) Bash Shell
8 26 (18.71%) Ruby
8 26 (18.71%) SQL
9 18 (12.95%) Scala
10 13 (9.35%) Objective-C
11 11 (7.91%) C
12 8 (5.76%) Shell Script
13 7 (5.04%) Korn
13 7 (5.04%) R
14 6 (4.32%) Apple Swift
14 6 (4.32%) Go
15 3 (2.16%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.44%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 32 (23.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) RHCE
3 1 (0.72%) HND
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) HDFS
2 5 (3.60%) Docker
2 5 (3.60%) vSphere
3 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) Puppet
2 6 (4.32%) Ansible
3 3 (2.16%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.44%) Kibana
4 2 (1.44%) logstash
5 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Oracle
2 17 (12.23%) VMware
3 13 (9.35%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.19%) Google
5 6 (4.32%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.32%) Facebook
5 6 (4.32%) Hortonworks
5 6 (4.32%) Perforce
5 6 (4.32%) Twitter
6 3 (2.16%) PayPal
6 3 (2.16%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.44%) Cisco
7 2 (1.44%) Nagra
7 2 (1.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.72%) Avaya
8 1 (0.72%) Brocade
8 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.72%) Radware
8 1 (0.72%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.72%) Zend
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