Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 46 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 37 68 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.60% 4.85% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.61% 9.25% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 48
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £23,100 £27,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £85,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +2.94%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 385 735 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 47.83% 52.46% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 353 690 687
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £24,400 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £53,750 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Games
3 13 (35.14%) PHP
3 13 (35.14%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (32.43%) Perl
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
5 11 (29.73%) DevOps
6 9 (24.32%) OO
7 8 (21.62%) SQL
7 8 (21.62%) Java
7 8 (21.62%) C++
7 8 (21.62%) Puppet
7 8 (21.62%) Degree
7 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
8 7 (18.92%) Ruby
8 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
8 7 (18.92%) C#
8 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.92%) SLA
9 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
10 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
10 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
10 5 (13.51%) R
10 5 (13.51%) HTML

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 5 (13.51%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
2 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) QlikView
3 4 (10.81%) Spotfire
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.70%) OllyDbg
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (56.76%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Developer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Software QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Software QA Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
1 5 (13.51%) Pandas
2 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) Node.js
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) CSS3
4 2 (5.41%) Django
4 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) Java EE
4 2 (5.41%) MXNet
4 2 (5.41%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
4 2 (5.41%) Spring
4 2 (5.41%) TensorFlow
5 1 (2.70%) Qt
5 1 (2.70%) SciPy
5 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Fintech
2 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
3 3 (8.11%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) DevOps
2 11 (29.73%) Scrum
3 9 (24.32%) OO
4 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
5 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.51%) MapReduce
6 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) Econometrics
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.11%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Task Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PHP
2 12 (32.43%) Perl
3 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
4 8 (21.62%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) C#
5 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) Ruby
6 5 (13.51%) R
7 2 (5.41%) C
8 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.70%) Erlang
8 1 (2.70%) Korn
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.41%) PhD
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Cuckoo Sandbox
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Tableau
1 4 (10.81%) TOWER Software
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) VMware