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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
UK / Wales
Rank 48 65 81
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Python 50 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.63% 3.06% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.50% 6.19% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 37 17
Median salary £41,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.90% +1.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,500
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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 588 695 711
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 54.44% 49.54% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 500 594 605
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Python
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Python in Wales

Python
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Wales over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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
South Wales +11 40 £42,000 +18.30% 4
West Wales - 7 £42,500 - 2
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Python.

1 64 (51.61%) Java
2 59 (47.58%) Linux
3 52 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (29.84%) JavaScript
5 36 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (27.42%) DevOps
7 31 (25.00%) Perl
7 31 (25.00%) PHP
8 28 (22.58%) MongoDB
9 27 (21.77%) NoSQL
10 26 (20.97%) Hadoop
10 26 (20.97%) Bash Shell
11 25 (20.16%) Ruby
11 25 (20.16%) C++
11 25 (20.16%) HTML
11 25 (20.16%) SQL
11 25 (20.16%) Oracle
12 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
12 23 (18.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (17.74%) Degree
13 22 (17.74%) CSS
14 21 (16.94%) TDD
15 19 (15.32%) Tomcat
15 19 (15.32%) VMware
15 19 (15.32%) Big Data
15 19 (15.32%) SDLC
16 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
16 18 (14.52%) Scrum
16 18 (14.52%) Finance

Python
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (15.32%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.90%) Apache Spark
3 13 (10.48%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (9.68%) Apache
5 11 (8.87%) JBoss
6 7 (5.65%) Apache Pig
7 6 (4.84%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (3.23%) IIS
8 4 (3.23%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.42%) Confluence
10 2 (1.61%) nginx
10 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.81%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 36 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.42%) GitHub
3 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.42%) IaaS
3 3 (2.42%) PaaS
4 2 (1.61%) SaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) Firewall
2 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.84%) DNS
4 4 (3.23%) MPLS
4 4 (3.23%) PBX
4 4 (3.23%) RTP
4 4 (3.23%) VoIP
4 4 (3.23%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (0.81%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) LAN
6 1 (0.81%) NAS
6 1 (0.81%) SAN
6 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 27 (21.77%) NoSQL
3 26 (20.97%) Hadoop
4 23 (18.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (15.32%) Big Data
6 15 (12.10%) MySQL
7 14 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (7.26%) Neo4j
9 8 (6.45%) Apache Hive
9 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
10 7 (5.65%) HBase
10 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database
10 7 (5.65%) RDBMS
10 7 (5.65%) Sqoop
11 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
12 3 (2.42%) Mahout
12 3 (2.42%) QlikView
12 3 (2.42%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.48%) Maven
4 8 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.65%) Ant
5 7 (5.65%) Selenium
6 6 (4.84%) Grunt
6 6 (4.84%) gulp
6 6 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (4.84%) webpack
7 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.23%) JIRA
8 4 (3.23%) JUnit
9 2 (1.61%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.61%) JMeter
9 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.61%) Subversion
9 2 (1.61%) VersionOne
10 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.81%) TestLink
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Games
3 9 (7.26%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Advertising
5 6 (4.84%) Retail
6 5 (4.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 48 (38.71%) Developer
2 18 (14.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (14.52%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.48%) Software Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 11 (8.87%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Python Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Java Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) DBA
8 8 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Administrator
9 7 (5.65%) Agile Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Graduate
10 6 (4.84%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Junior
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.16%) HTML
2 22 (17.74%) CSS
3 18 (14.52%) HTML5
4 15 (12.10%) Spring
4 15 (12.10%) Web Services
5 14 (11.29%) Django
6 13 (10.48%) J2EE
7 12 (9.68%) CSS3
7 12 (9.68%) RESTful
8 10 (8.06%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.06%) jQuery
8 10 (8.06%) REST
9 9 (7.26%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.45%) Java EE
10 8 (6.45%) React
11 7 (5.65%) Angular 2
11 7 (5.65%) Node.js
12 6 (4.84%) .NET
12 6 (4.84%) Sass
12 6 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) User Experience
3 9 (7.26%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.03%) Digital TV
6 4 (3.23%) Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.42%) iDTV
8 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.61%) CUDA
8 2 (1.61%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Life Science
9 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (47.58%) Linux
2 18 (14.52%) Unix
3 15 (12.10%) Windows
4 14 (11.29%) Android
5 9 (7.26%) CentOS
5 9 (7.26%) Windows Server
6 7 (5.65%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.23%) Debian
8 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.61%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.61%) OpenBSD
10 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.42%) DevOps
3 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
4 22 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (16.94%) TDD
6 19 (15.32%) SDLC
7 18 (14.52%) Scrum
8 15 (12.10%) Machine Learning
8 15 (12.10%) OO
9 14 (11.29%) BDD
10 13 (10.48%) Analytics
10 13 (10.48%) Web Development
11 9 (7.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (7.26%) Load Balancing
12 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.65%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (5.65%) Data Analytics
12 7 (5.65%) SIEM
13 6 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (51.61%) Java
2 37 (29.84%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.00%) Perl
3 31 (25.00%) PHP
4 26 (20.97%) Bash Shell
5 25 (20.16%) C++
5 25 (20.16%) Ruby
5 25 (20.16%) SQL
6 18 (14.52%) Scala
7 17 (13.71%) C#
8 13 (10.48%) C
9 10 (8.06%) Objective-C
10 7 (5.65%) R
10 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.84%) Apple Swift
11 6 (4.84%) Go
12 4 (3.23%) Korn
12 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) CEH
2 1 (0.81%) CISSP
2 1 (0.81%) HND
2 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) QA
2 7 (5.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) HDFS
1 7 (5.65%) vSphere
2 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (12.90%) Puppet
2 7 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.42%) Ansible
3 3 (2.42%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.61%) Kibana
4 2 (1.61%) logstash
4 2 (1.61%) Terraform
5 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.81%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Oracle
2 19 (15.32%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.06%) Google
5 8 (6.45%) Cisco
6 6 (4.84%) Cloudera
6 6 (4.84%) Facebook
6 6 (4.84%) Hortonworks
6 6 (4.84%) Twitter
7 5 (4.03%) Perforce
8 4 (3.23%) Acme Packet
8 4 (3.23%) Brocade
8 4 (3.23%) SaltStack
8 4 (3.23%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.23%) Tableau
9 3 (2.42%) Splunk
10 2 (1.61%) Clearswift
10 2 (1.61%) Nagra
10 2 (1.61%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.81%) Radware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428.00 - £42991.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49835.00 - £60649.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago