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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 52 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Python 42 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.82% 3.91% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.79% 7.88% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 21
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 478 609 594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 54.88% 49.55% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 418 517 514
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +5 30 £38,750 +3.33% 3
Newport 0 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Torfaen - 3 £41,500 -
Python
Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Python.

1 57 (55.34%) Java
2 46 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (43.69%) Linux
4 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
4 34 (33.01%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (28.16%) DevOps
6 28 (27.18%) PHP
7 26 (25.24%) Perl
8 24 (23.30%) MongoDB
8 24 (23.30%) NoSQL
9 23 (22.33%) Hadoop
9 23 (22.33%) Ruby
9 23 (22.33%) C++
9 23 (22.33%) HTML
10 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
10 22 (21.36%) Bash Shell
11 21 (20.39%) SQL
11 21 (20.39%) Oracle
12 20 (19.42%) CSS
12 20 (19.42%) Tomcat
12 20 (19.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (18.45%) Big Data
13 19 (18.45%) Degree
13 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (18.45%) Unix
14 18 (17.48%) TDD
14 18 (17.48%) Games
14 18 (17.48%) Scrum
15 17 (16.50%) Computer Science
15 17 (16.50%) Scala

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 20 (19.42%) Tomcat
2 16 (15.53%) Apache Spark
3 13 (12.62%) Apache
3 13 (12.62%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (11.65%) JBoss
5 6 (5.83%) Apache Pig
5 6 (5.83%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (4.85%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.91%) nginx
8 2 (1.94%) IIS
8 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.97%) Confluence
9 1 (0.97%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 34 (33.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.88%) IaaS
3 4 (3.88%) PaaS
4 3 (2.91%) GitHub
4 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.88%) DNS
3 4 (3.88%) MPLS
3 4 (3.88%) PBX
3 4 (3.88%) RTP
3 4 (3.88%) VoIP
3 4 (3.88%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.94%) HTTP
5 1 (0.97%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.97%) Internet
5 1 (0.97%) LAN
5 1 (0.97%) NAS
5 1 (0.97%) SAN
5 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.30%) MongoDB
1 24 (23.30%) NoSQL
2 23 (22.33%) Hadoop
3 20 (19.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (18.45%) Big Data
5 15 (14.56%) MySQL
6 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.80%) Apache Hive
7 7 (6.80%) HBase
7 7 (6.80%) Sqoop
8 6 (5.83%) Neo4j
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.91%) QlikView
10 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.91%) Spotfire
11 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.94%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
1 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
1 13 (12.62%) Maven
2 8 (7.77%) Eclipse
3 7 (6.80%) Ant
3 7 (6.80%) Selenium
4 6 (5.83%) Grunt
4 6 (5.83%) gulp
4 6 (5.83%) webpack
5 4 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.94%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.94%) JIRA
7 2 (1.94%) JMeter
7 2 (1.94%) JUnit
7 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.94%) Subversion
8 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.97%) Gradle
8 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (17.48%) Games
2 9 (8.74%) Finance
3 6 (5.83%) Advertising
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 5 (4.85%) Marketing
5 4 (3.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 43 (41.75%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.56%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Software Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Web Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Java Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Agile Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Big Data Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Python Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.88%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.33%) HTML
2 20 (19.42%) CSS
3 16 (15.53%) HTML5
3 16 (15.53%) Web Services
4 15 (14.56%) Spring
5 14 (13.59%) Django
6 12 (11.65%) RESTful
7 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.71%) CSS3
7 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
7 10 (9.71%) J2EE
7 10 (9.71%) REST
8 8 (7.77%) Java EE
8 8 (7.77%) jQuery
8 8 (7.77%) React
9 7 (6.80%) Angular 2
9 7 (6.80%) Node.js
10 6 (5.83%) Sass
11 5 (4.85%) SOAP
11 5 (4.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.71%) User Experience
3 9 (8.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.91%) CUDA
5 3 (2.91%) Digital TV
5 3 (2.91%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.97%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (43.69%) Linux
2 19 (18.45%) Unix
3 12 (11.65%) Android
4 7 (6.80%) Ubuntu
4 7 (6.80%) Windows
5 5 (4.85%) CentOS
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.88%) Debian
7 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.91%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.91%) OpenBSD
7 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) DevOps
3 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
4 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (17.48%) Scrum
5 18 (17.48%) TDD
6 17 (16.50%) SDLC
7 16 (15.53%) OO
8 13 (12.62%) Machine Learning
9 11 (10.68%) BDD
9 11 (10.68%) Web Development
10 9 (8.74%) Analytics
11 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.83%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (5.83%) OOP
13 6 (5.83%) Visualisation
14 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (4.85%) Data Analytics
14 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) Java
2 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
3 28 (27.18%) PHP
4 26 (25.24%) Perl
5 23 (22.33%) C++
5 23 (22.33%) Ruby
6 22 (21.36%) Bash Shell
7 21 (20.39%) SQL
8 17 (16.50%) Scala
9 14 (13.59%) C#
10 13 (12.62%) C
11 8 (7.77%) Objective-C
12 6 (5.83%) Apple Swift
12 6 (5.83%) Go
12 6 (5.83%) R
13 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.94%) Korn
15 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) HND
2 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) HDFS
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Docker
3 3 (2.91%) vSphere
4 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) Puppet
2 8 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.91%) Ansible
3 3 (2.91%) Rundeck
3 3 (2.91%) Terraform
4 1 (0.97%) Kibana
4 1 (0.97%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (20.39%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.74%) VMware
4 8 (7.77%) Google
5 6 (5.83%) Cisco
5 6 (5.83%) Cloudera
5 6 (5.83%) Hortonworks
6 4 (3.88%) Acme Packet
6 4 (3.88%) Brocade
6 4 (3.88%) Facebook
6 4 (3.88%) Perforce
6 4 (3.88%) SonicWALL
6 4 (3.88%) Tableau
6 4 (3.88%) Twitter
7 2 (1.94%) Nagra
7 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.97%) F5
8 1 (0.97%) Veeam
8 1 (0.97%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago