The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 57
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Python 29 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.22% 4.72% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.51% 8.80% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 9
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 375 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 54.86% 53.65% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 276 318 302
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Cardiff

Python
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Python in Cardiff

Python
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Python.

1 41 (56.16%) Java
2 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (42.47%) Linux
4 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
5 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (30.14%) DevOps
6 22 (30.14%) PHP
7 21 (28.77%) Perl
8 20 (27.40%) HTML
9 19 (26.03%) C++
9 19 (26.03%) Ruby
9 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
10 18 (24.66%) Hadoop
10 18 (24.66%) Games
11 17 (23.29%) CSS
12 16 (21.92%) Tomcat
12 16 (21.92%) Scrum
12 16 (21.92%) Software Engineering
13 15 (20.55%) Degree
13 15 (20.55%) OO
13 15 (20.55%) Scala
13 15 (20.55%) Big Data
13 15 (20.55%) Apache Spark
14 14 (19.18%) MySQL
14 14 (19.18%) SQL
14 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
15 13 (17.81%) Django
15 13 (17.81%) TDD
15 13 (17.81%) C#
15 13 (17.81%) SDLC

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 16 (21.92%) Tomcat
2 15 (20.55%) Apache Spark
3 12 (16.44%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (13.70%) Apache
5 9 (12.33%) JBoss
6 7 (9.59%) Apache Pig
7 6 (8.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.37%) Confluence
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.11%) GitHub
3 3 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) MPLS
3 4 (5.48%) PBX
3 4 (5.48%) RTP
3 4 (5.48%) VoIP
3 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.37%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) Hadoop
2 15 (20.55%) Big Data
3 14 (19.18%) MySQL
4 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
5 12 (16.44%) NoSQL
5 12 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (12.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (9.59%) Apache Hive
7 7 (9.59%) HBase
8 6 (8.22%) Sqoop
9 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
10 3 (4.11%) Mahout
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.11%) QlikView
10 3 (4.11%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.96%) Maven
3 7 (9.59%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.22%) Ant
4 6 (8.22%) Grunt
4 6 (8.22%) gulp
4 6 (8.22%) Selenium
4 6 (8.22%) webpack
5 3 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.74%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.74%) JIRA
6 2 (2.74%) JMeter
6 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.74%) Subversion
7 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.37%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (24.66%) Games
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Java Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) HTML
2 17 (23.29%) CSS
3 13 (17.81%) Django
3 13 (17.81%) HTML5
4 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
4 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
4 9 (12.33%) J2EE
4 9 (12.33%) REST
4 9 (12.33%) Spring
5 8 (10.96%) React
5 8 (10.96%) RESTful
5 8 (10.96%) Web Services
6 7 (9.59%) Angular 2
6 7 (9.59%) CSS3
7 6 (8.22%) Node.js
7 6 (8.22%) Sass
8 5 (6.85%) jQuery
9 4 (5.48%) Java EE
9 4 (5.48%) LAMP
9 4 (5.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.33%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.33%) User Experience
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.74%) CUDA
6 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Unix
3 10 (13.70%) Android
4 5 (6.85%) CentOS
5 4 (5.48%) Debian
5 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.74%) Windows
8 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) DevOps
3 16 (21.92%) Scrum
3 16 (21.92%) Software Engineering
4 15 (20.55%) OO
5 13 (17.81%) SDLC
5 13 (17.81%) TDD
6 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.33%) Machine Learning
8 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.96%) Web Development
9 7 (9.59%) Analytics
10 6 (8.22%) BDD
10 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.22%) OOP
11 5 (6.85%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
12 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (5.48%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) Java
2 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.14%) PHP
4 21 (28.77%) Perl
5 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
5 19 (26.03%) C++
5 19 (26.03%) Ruby
6 15 (20.55%) Scala
7 14 (19.18%) SQL
8 13 (17.81%) C#
9 11 (15.07%) C
10 7 (9.59%) R
11 6 (8.22%) Apple Swift
11 6 (8.22%) Go
11 6 (8.22%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 6 (8.22%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) HDFS
2 2 (2.74%) vSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
2 8 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.11%) Ansible
3 3 (4.11%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.37%) Kibana
4 1 (1.37%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.22%) Cloudera
3 6 (8.22%) Hortonworks
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco
4 5 (6.85%) Google
5 4 (5.48%) Acme Packet
5 4 (5.48%) Brocade
5 4 (5.48%) SonicWALL
5 4 (5.48%) Tableau
6 2 (2.74%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.37%) F5
7 1 (1.37%) Facebook
7 1 (1.37%) Radware
7 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.37%) Twitter
7 1 (1.37%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago