The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 36 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Python 44 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.04% 5.27% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.75% 10.99% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 53
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 345 537 594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.39% 47.99% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 318 490 510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Python
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Python in South Wales

Python
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in South Wales

Python
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Cardiff +4 29 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Newport +11 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Bridgend +4 4 £37,500 -2.59%
Torfaen +6 3 £44,500 -27.34%
Python
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Python.

1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (51.19%) Linux
3 36 (42.86%) Java
4 35 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (38.10%) DevOps
6 29 (34.52%) Bash Shell
7 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (30.95%) Perl
7 26 (30.95%) PHP
8 23 (27.38%) Games
9 22 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (26.19%) Puppet
10 21 (25.00%) OO
10 21 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 18 (21.43%) C++
11 18 (21.43%) SQL
12 17 (20.24%) SLA
13 16 (19.05%) Big Data
13 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
14 15 (17.86%) C#
15 14 (16.67%) Web Services
15 14 (16.67%) Ubuntu
15 14 (16.67%) Machine Learning
16 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
17 12 (14.29%) MySQL
17 12 (14.29%) Docker
18 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
18 11 (13.10%) Degree
18 11 (13.10%) Hadoop
18 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 9 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 7 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) Apache
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.57%) JBoss
4 3 (3.57%) nginx
4 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.38%) SAS
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) OpenROAD
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.95%) SaaS
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.76%) IaaS
4 4 (4.76%) PaaS
5 3 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.14%) Firewall
3 5 (5.95%) HTTP
4 4 (4.76%) MPLS
4 4 (4.76%) PBX
4 4 (4.76%) RTP
4 4 (4.76%) VoIP
4 4 (4.76%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.57%) LAN
5 3 (3.57%) WAN
6 2 (2.38%) NAS
6 2 (2.38%) SAN
7 1 (1.19%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) Big Data
2 12 (14.29%) MySQL
3 11 (13.10%) Hadoop
3 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.76%) QlikView
7 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.57%) Spotfire
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.38%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.19%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.90%) Maven
3 4 (4.76%) Ant
4 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.57%) JIRA
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) Subversion
4 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.38%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.19%) Grunt
6 1 (1.19%) gulp
6 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.19%) webpack
6 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 23 (27.38%) Games
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Advertising
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (27.38%) Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Graduate
6 4 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Data Scientist
7 3 (3.57%) QA Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) QA Automation Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) Web Services
2 10 (11.90%) REST
3 9 (10.71%) HTML
4 8 (9.52%) Django
5 7 (8.33%) CSS
6 6 (7.14%) .NET
6 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.14%) HTML5
6 6 (7.14%) Java EE
7 5 (5.95%) Spring
8 4 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (4.76%) Pandas
8 4 (4.76%) React
8 4 (4.76%) RESTful
9 3 (3.57%) CSS3
9 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.57%) J2EE
10 2 (2.38%) JMX
10 2 (2.38%) JSF
10 2 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.76%) CUDA
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.57%) User Experience
4 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.38%) Fintech
4 2 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.19%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.19%) Linux
2 14 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 10 (11.90%) Unix
4 7 (8.33%) CentOS
4 7 (8.33%) Debian
4 7 (8.33%) Windows
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.76%) Android
7 3 (3.57%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.57%) OpenBSD
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.10%) DevOps
3 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 21 (25.00%) OO
5 14 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (13.10%) Scrum
7 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.71%) SDLC
8 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (9.52%) Visualisation
10 7 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (5.95%) API Development
11 5 (5.95%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (5.95%) Cross-Platform Development
12 4 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (4.76%) Data Security
12 4 (4.76%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) Bash Shell
3 26 (30.95%) Perl
3 26 (30.95%) PHP
4 18 (21.43%) C++
4 18 (21.43%) SQL
5 15 (17.86%) C#
6 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.52%) C
8 6 (7.14%) R
9 4 (4.76%) Groovy
9 4 (4.76%) Ruby
10 3 (3.57%) Scala
11 2 (2.38%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.38%) VB
12 1 (1.19%) Go
12 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.57%) PhD
4 1 (1.19%) HND
4 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) Docker
2 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) HDFS
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (26.19%) Puppet
2 9 (10.71%) Ansible
3 6 (7.14%) Terraform
4 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle
1 10 (11.90%) Red Hat
2 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 6 (7.14%) Cisco
4 5 (5.95%) Google
4 5 (5.95%) Tableau
5 4 (4.76%) Acme Packet
5 4 (4.76%) Brocade
5 4 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.57%) Perforce
7 2 (2.38%) Veeam
8 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
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