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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 37 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 72 76 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.48% 5.34% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.68% 10.01% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 58 62 35
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £49,500 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
674 759 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.33% 53.34% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 609 652 559
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,544
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +6 72 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 80 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (58.65%) Java
3 68 (51.13%) C++
4 60 (45.11%) Linux
5 56 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 53 (39.85%) DevOps
7 41 (30.83%) Analytics
8 39 (29.32%) Perl
9 37 (27.82%) Amazon AWS
10 35 (26.32%) C#
11 34 (25.56%) Informatics
11 34 (25.56%) Life Science
12 31 (23.31%) Computer Science
13 30 (22.56%) Machine Learning
14 27 (20.30%) Jenkins
15 26 (19.55%) Mathematics
15 26 (19.55%) NoSQL
16 25 (18.80%) Bash Shell
17 24 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (18.05%) Statistics
18 23 (17.29%) Data Analysis
18 23 (17.29%) Degree
18 23 (17.29%) Health Informatics
19 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
19 22 (16.54%) Oracle
19 22 (16.54%) Windows
20 21 (15.79%) PHP
20 21 (15.79%) Git (software)
21 20 (15.04%) Scrum
22 19 (14.29%) Unix

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 12 (9.02%) Tornado
2 7 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.51%) Apache Pig
3 6 (4.51%) nginx
3 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.76%) CMS
5 4 (3.01%) Apache
5 4 (3.01%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.50%) Confluence
6 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.82%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.26%) IaaS
4 5 (3.76%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.26%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.02%) HTTP
3 8 (6.02%) Firewall
4 7 (5.26%) VLAN
5 5 (3.76%) HTTPS
5 5 (3.76%) SSL
6 3 (2.26%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.50%) DNS
7 2 (1.50%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.50%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) Broadband
8 1 (0.75%) Internet
8 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.55%) NoSQL
2 19 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 18 (13.53%) MongoDB
4 17 (12.78%) RDBMS
5 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
6 15 (11.28%) MySQL
7 13 (9.77%) SQLite
8 12 (9.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (6.77%) Neo4j
10 8 (6.02%) Hadoop
11 6 (4.51%) Apache Hive
11 6 (4.51%) Mahout
12 5 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (3.01%) Big Data
13 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (2.26%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
16 1 (0.75%) DB2
16 1 (0.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Jenkins
2 21 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.77%) Cucumber
4 12 (9.02%) Selenium
5 10 (7.52%) Maven
6 5 (3.76%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.76%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.76%) Hudson
6 5 (3.76%) JIRA
6 5 (3.76%) PhantomJS
7 3 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.26%) Gradle
7 3 (2.26%) JUnit
7 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.50%) Ant
8 2 (1.50%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.50%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.50%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.50%) Subversion
9 1 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 14 (10.53%) Games
2 12 (9.02%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Welsh Language
3 5 (3.76%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 3 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (37.59%) Software Engineer
2 30 (22.56%) Developer
3 22 (16.54%) Research Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (7.52%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Agile Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Java Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Senior Java Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Administrator
8 6 (4.51%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Data Scientist
8 6 (4.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Junior
8 6 (4.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (4.51%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) OAuth
2 15 (11.28%) HTML
3 14 (10.53%) J2EE
4 13 (9.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 13 (9.77%) Natural Language Processing
5 12 (9.02%) Flask
5 12 (9.02%) Middleware
5 12 (9.02%) RESTful
5 12 (9.02%) Spring
5 12 (9.02%) Web Services
5 12 (9.02%) ZeroMQ
6 11 (8.27%) HTML5
7 10 (7.52%) CSS
8 8 (6.02%) Apache Camel
8 8 (6.02%) Java EE
9 7 (5.26%) CSS3
9 7 (5.26%) Django
9 7 (5.26%) JPA
9 7 (5.26%) JSF
9 7 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.56%) Informatics
1 34 (25.56%) Life Science
2 31 (23.31%) Computer Science
3 26 (19.55%) Mathematics
4 24 (18.05%) Statistics
5 23 (17.29%) Health Informatics
6 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (12.03%) User Experience
7 14 (10.53%) Physics
8 13 (9.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (6.02%) Public Cloud
10 7 (5.26%) Digital Media
10 7 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (3.76%) Algorithms
11 5 (3.76%) Graphic Design
11 5 (3.76%) Virtual Team
12 4 (3.01%) Clustering
13 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.50%) Cyber Attack
14 1 (0.75%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.11%) Linux
2 22 (16.54%) Windows
3 19 (14.29%) Unix
4 9 (6.77%) Android
4 9 (6.77%) CentOS
5 7 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.76%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.50%) Debian
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 53 (39.85%) DevOps
4 41 (30.83%) Analytics
5 30 (22.56%) Machine Learning
6 24 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (17.29%) Data Analysis
8 20 (15.04%) Scrum
9 13 (9.77%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.77%) Load Balancing
9 13 (9.77%) SDLC
9 13 (9.77%) TDD
10 12 (9.02%) Cross-Platform Development
11 9 (6.77%) BDD
11 9 (6.77%) Microservices
12 8 (6.02%) OO
13 7 (5.26%) ITIL
13 7 (5.26%) Online Security
13 7 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 78 (58.65%) Java
2 68 (51.13%) C++
3 39 (29.32%) Perl
4 35 (26.32%) C#
5 25 (18.80%) Bash Shell
6 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
7 21 (15.79%) PHP
8 13 (9.77%) SQL
9 12 (9.02%) C
10 11 (8.27%) Ruby
11 10 (7.52%) Erlang
12 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.51%) R
13 5 (3.76%) Shell Script
14 4 (3.01%) Delphi
15 3 (2.26%) Groovy
15 3 (2.26%) Korn
15 3 (2.26%) Objective-C
15 3 (2.26%) VBScript
16 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (17.29%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) PhD
3 2 (1.50%) RHCE
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.77%) Docker
3 5 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.01%) vSphere
5 2 (1.50%) iptables
5 2 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Puppet
2 6 (4.51%) Ansible
2 6 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.26%) Nagios
4 2 (1.50%) Nessus
4 2 (1.50%) Nmap
5 1 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.75%) Kibana
5 1 (0.75%) logstash
5 1 (0.75%) OpenView
5 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (16.54%) Oracle
2 18 (13.53%) VMware
3 7 (5.26%) Perforce
4 5 (3.76%) PayPal
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.26%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.50%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe
7 1 (0.75%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.75%) Avaya
7 1 (0.75%) CA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.75%) Google
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Juniper
7 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.75%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.75%) Sybase
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
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