Python Jobs in Wales

Python
UK > Wales

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 37 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 100 194 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 6.30% 12.40% 14.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.69% 28.53% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 138
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,750 £38,925
25th Percentile £42,742 £40,375 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,528 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.31% - +15.79%
75th Percentile £68,750 £70,125 £70,000
90th Percentile £76,125 £79,000 £76,958
UK median annual salary £69,500 £70,900 £70,000
% change year-on-year -1.97% +1.29% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
Wales

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 508 680 786
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 31.99% 43.45% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 362 347 533
10th Percentile £32,575 £31,642 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,039 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £66,000 £64,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Wales

Python
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Wales.

Salary trend for Python in Wales

Python
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Wales over the 6 months to 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Python 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 6 months to 22 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
South Wales -3 88 £51,528 -6.31% 34
West Wales - 6 £50,566 - 4
North Wales -23 4 £48,750 -45.83% 3
Python
UK

Python
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (16.00%) ArcGIS
2 15 (15.00%) GeoServer
3 8 (8.00%) SAS
4 5 (5.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (40.00%) AWS
2 38 (38.00%) Azure
3 15 (15.00%) Serverless
4 10 (10.00%) GitHub
4 10 (10.00%) Heroku
5 6 (6.00%) Azure DevOps
6 5 (5.00%) GCP
7 3 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
7 3 (3.00%) SaaS
8 2 (2.00%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.00%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (1.00%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.00%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (1.00%) dbt
9 1 (1.00%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.00%) DHCP
2 3 (3.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) RS-232
3 2 (2.00%) RS-422
3 2 (2.00%) RS-485
4 1 (1.00%) ADSL
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) IPv4
4 1 (1.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
4 1 (1.00%) NAS
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) GIS
2 15 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (15.00%) QGIS
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.00%) Big Data
6 4 (4.00%) Delta Lake
7 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.00%) BigQuery
8 2 (2.00%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.00%) Data Vault
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.00%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.00%) Metadata
9 1 (1.00%) MySQL Workbench
9 1 (1.00%) Spatial Data
9 1 (1.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 36 (36.00%) Git
2 11 (11.00%) GitLab
3 5 (5.00%) Cypress.io
4 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.00%) JIRA
5 3 (3.00%) JDeveloper
5 3 (3.00%) Subversion
6 2 (2.00%) JUnit
6 2 (2.00%) Selenium
6 2 (2.00%) TestNG
7 1 (1.00%) DBeaver
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Social Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.00%) Aerospace
5 6 (6.00%) Banking
5 6 (6.00%) Police
6 4 (4.00%) Advertising
6 4 (4.00%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (4.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (4.00%) Retail
7 3 (3.00%) Electronics
7 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.00%) Health Technology
8 2 (2.00%) Marketing
8 2 (2.00%) Retail Finance
9 1 (1.00%) Law
9 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 34 (34.00%) Software Engineer
2 33 (33.00%) Senior
3 18 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (17.00%) Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Salesforce Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Data Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Lead
7 8 (8.00%) Ruby Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Python Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) React
2 16 (16.00%) PostGIS
3 15 (15.00%) .NET
3 15 (15.00%) Leaflet
3 15 (15.00%) OpenLayers
4 14 (14.00%) .NET Core
5 13 (13.00%) CSS
6 11 (11.00%) Node.js
7 10 (10.00%) Lightning Web Components
7 10 (10.00%) REST
7 10 (10.00%) Visualforce
8 6 (6.00%) Django
9 5 (5.00%) Spring
10 4 (4.00%) Kafka
11 3 (3.00%) J2EE
11 3 (3.00%) JSON
11 3 (3.00%) Next.js
11 3 (3.00%) PySpark
11 3 (3.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (2.00%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.00%) Product Ownership
3 3 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.00%) FPGA
4 2 (2.00%) IoT
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.00%) PCIe
4 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.00%) Smart City
4 2 (2.00%) VHDL
5 1 (1.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.00%) Distributed Applications
5 1 (1.00%) Distributed Systems
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (6.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (1.00%) Debian
4 1 (1.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) Agile
2 40 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 39 (39.00%) DevOps
4 33 (33.00%) Actionable Insight
5 26 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (19.00%) CI/CD
7 15 (15.00%) Containerisation
7 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 15 (15.00%) Microservices
7 15 (15.00%) Scrum
7 15 (15.00%) Web Development
8 14 (14.00%) Analytics
8 14 (14.00%) Clean Code
9 13 (13.00%) Design Patterns
9 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.00%) Open Source
11 11 (11.00%) Code Quality
11 11 (11.00%) Collaborative Working
12 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (26.00%) Java
3 21 (21.00%) Bash
4 19 (19.00%) C#
5 17 (17.00%) SQL
6 11 (11.00%) Ruby
7 10 (10.00%) Apex Code
8 9 (9.00%) Perl
8 9 (9.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (8.00%) Go
9 8 (8.00%) R
10 5 (5.00%) C
11 4 (4.00%) C++
11 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.00%) TypeScript
12 3 (3.00%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.00%) Bicep
13 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (27.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (26.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.00%) HNC
4 3 (3.00%) HND
5 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.00%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.00%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.00%) CompTIA CySA+
6 1 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.00%) GCFE
6 1 (1.00%) GCIA
6 1 (1.00%) GCIH
6 1 (1.00%) GIAC
6 1 (1.00%) GISP
6 1 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) CRD IV
2 4 (4.00%) IFRS
2 4 (4.00%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (1.00%) KVM
3 1 (1.00%) QEMU
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Kubernetes
1 8 (8.00%) Terraform
2 4 (4.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.00%) Puppet
4 2 (2.00%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) ESRI
2 10 (10.00%) Salesforce
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 5 (5.00%) Databricks
5 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.00%) VMware
6 2 (2.00%) Altera
6 2 (2.00%) Cadence
6 2 (2.00%) Dell
6 2 (2.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 1 (1.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) Google
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.00%) SonicWALL