The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 91 82 136
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +54
Permanent jobs citing Python 140 168 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.54% 3.07% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 7.05% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 137 139 77
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £37,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2072 2384 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.60% 43.54% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1965 2093
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Python
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Berkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Python
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 58 £46,250 -15.90% 23
Slough 0 23 £42,000 -11.57% 5
Maidenhead -3 19 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Newbury +1 14 £50,000 +25.00%
Bracknell -30 5 £31,000 -38.00%
Windsor - 3 £27,500 - 2
Wokingham - 2 £43,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 119 (49.17%) Linux
2 99 (40.91%) Perl
3 90 (37.19%) Java
4 89 (36.78%) UNIX
5 75 (30.99%) C++
6 74 (30.58%) Ruby
7 68 (28.10%) C
8 63 (26.03%) SQL
9 62 (25.62%) Windows
10 57 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (22.31%) PHP
11 54 (22.31%) DevOps
12 53 (21.90%) JavaScript
13 47 (19.42%) Software Engineering
14 43 (17.77%) Bash Shell
15 42 (17.36%) C#
16 39 (16.12%) VMware
17 38 (15.70%) Git (software)
18 37 (15.29%) MySQL
18 37 (15.29%) SOA
19 36 (14.88%) HTML
19 36 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (14.88%) Hudson
20 35 (14.46%) Computer Science
20 35 (14.46%) WebLogic
20 35 (14.46%) OO
21 34 (14.05%) Degree
22 33 (13.64%) IIS
22 33 (13.64%) SQL Server
23 32 (13.22%) .NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (14.46%) WebLogic
2 33 (13.64%) IIS
3 29 (11.98%) Apache
4 26 (10.74%) JBoss
5 12 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (4.13%) nginx
7 9 (3.72%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (3.72%) WebLogic Portal
8 8 (3.31%) Drupal
9 7 (2.89%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.48%) CMS
10 6 (2.48%) Alfresco
10 6 (2.48%) WordPress
11 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.24%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.24%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.83%) Jetty
12 2 (0.83%) Node.js
12 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) SPSS
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (7.85%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.83%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.55%) SaaS
3 10 (4.13%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.89%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.65%) GitHub
6 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.98%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.96%) Firewall
3 10 (4.13%) MPLS
4 8 (3.31%) Internet
5 7 (2.89%) SSH
5 7 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (2.48%) BGP
6 6 (2.48%) DNS
7 5 (2.07%) IPv4
7 5 (2.07%) Broadband
7 5 (2.07%) IPsec
7 5 (2.07%) OSPF
7 5 (2.07%) Unified Communications
7 5 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (2.07%) Network Security
7 5 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.65%) LAN
8 4 (1.65%) WAN
8 4 (1.65%) SSL
9 3 (1.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.29%) MySQL
2 33 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.61%) Big Data
5 11 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.72%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (2.89%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (2.89%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.07%) DB2
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.24%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (1.24%) PowerCenter
12 3 (1.24%) Sqoop
13 2 (0.83%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 36 (14.88%) Hudson
3 29 (11.98%) Subversion
4 18 (7.44%) Jenkins
5 16 (6.61%) Ant
6 12 (4.96%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.13%) Maven
7 10 (4.13%) Selenium
8 9 (3.72%) JIRA
9 6 (2.48%) JUnit
9 6 (2.48%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.83%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.83%) AnthillPro
11 2 (0.83%) JBehave
11 2 (0.83%) GNU Toolchain
11 2 (0.83%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (5.79%) Games
2 13 (5.37%) Finance
3 8 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.65%) Automotive
5 3 (1.24%) Banking
5 3 (1.24%) Advertising
6 2 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (30.99%) Developer
2 41 (16.94%) Software Engineer
3 33 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 28 (11.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 26 (10.74%) Support Engineer
6 23 (9.50%) Technical Support
7 22 (9.09%) Build Manager
8 21 (8.68%) Linux Engineer
8 21 (8.68%) Technical Support Engineer
8 21 (8.68%) Technical Engineer
9 15 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.37%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.96%) Junior
13 11 (4.55%) Senior Manager
13 11 (4.55%) Junior Developer
13 11 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 7 (2.89%) Software Manager
14 7 (2.89%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.88%) HTML
2 32 (13.22%) .NET
2 32 (13.22%) XML
3 24 (9.92%) CSS
4 18 (7.44%) Web Services
5 17 (7.02%) ASP.NET
5 17 (7.02%) jQuery
6 13 (5.37%) J2EE
6 13 (5.37%) AngularJS
7 12 (4.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (4.55%) RESTful
8 11 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (4.13%) Ajax
10 9 (3.72%) SOAP
11 8 (3.31%) HTML5
12 7 (2.89%) CSS3
13 6 (2.48%) PhoneGap
13 6 (2.48%) Spring
13 6 (2.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.46%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.68%) Open Source
3 14 (5.79%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.07%) User Experience
6 5 (2.07%) Replication
6 5 (2.07%) Clustering
7 4 (1.65%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.65%) Blog
7 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.83%) CUDA
8 2 (0.83%) Economics
8 2 (0.83%) IPTV
8 2 (0.83%) Statistics
8 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) MPEG
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (49.17%) Linux
2 89 (36.78%) UNIX
3 62 (25.62%) Windows
4 22 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 20 (8.26%) Ubuntu
6 14 (5.79%) CentOS
7 12 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.48%) Debian
8 6 (2.48%) Solaris
9 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.24%) VMS
10 3 (1.24%) OpenBSD
10 3 (1.24%) VxWorks
10 3 (1.24%) LynxOS
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.41%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.31%) DevOps
3 47 (19.42%) Software Engineering
4 37 (15.29%) SOA
5 36 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (14.46%) OO
7 23 (9.50%) MVC
8 22 (9.09%) Scrum
9 19 (7.85%) Test Automation
10 18 (7.44%) UML
10 18 (7.44%) OOP
11 16 (6.61%) OOD
12 13 (5.37%) Web Development
13 12 (4.96%) Data Transformation
14 11 (4.55%) Service Delivery
15 10 (4.13%) Configuration Management
15 10 (4.13%) Logistics
16 9 (3.72%) Unit Testing
17 7 (2.89%) Reverse Engineering
17 7 (2.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 99 (40.91%) Perl
2 90 (37.19%) Java
3 75 (30.99%) C++
4 74 (30.58%) Ruby
5 68 (28.10%) C
6 63 (26.03%) SQL
7 54 (22.31%) PHP
8 53 (21.90%) JavaScript
9 43 (17.77%) Bash Shell
10 42 (17.36%) C#
11 25 (10.33%) PowerShell
12 21 (8.68%) Jython
13 11 (4.55%) Embedded C
13 11 (4.55%) Embedded C++
14 9 (3.72%) Shell Script
14 9 (3.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (1.24%) Scala
15 3 (1.24%) HiveQL
15 3 (1.24%) Ada
16 2 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (14.05%) Degree
2 11 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.13%) CCIE
4 7 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.07%) VCP4
5 5 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.07%) CISSP
6 3 (1.24%) CCSP
6 3 (1.24%) CCNP
6 3 (1.24%) CCIP
6 3 (1.24%) CISA
6 3 (1.24%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.83%) CHFI
7 2 (0.83%) MCSE
7 2 (0.83%) CISM
7 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.83%) CNA
7 2 (0.83%) CNE
7 2 (0.83%) Novell Certification
7 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.48%) QA
2 5 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.65%) HIPAA
3 4 (1.65%) SLA
4 3 (1.24%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.79%) vSphere
3 8 (3.31%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.48%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.65%) KVM
6 3 (1.24%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.83%) Snort
7 2 (0.83%) Nmap
8 1 (0.41%) Xen
8 1 (0.41%) Firmware
8 1 (0.41%) Ceph
8 1 (0.41%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.41%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.41%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 31 (12.81%) Puppet
2 25 (10.33%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.37%) Nagios
4 10 (4.13%) cPanel
4 10 (4.13%) Webmin
4 10 (4.13%) Plesk
5 6 (2.48%) ZABBIX
5 6 (2.48%) Zenoss
5 6 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.65%) Graphite
7 2 (0.83%) collectd
7 2 (0.83%) StatsD
7 2 (0.83%) Nessus
8 1 (0.41%) Cacti
8 1 (0.41%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.41%) logstash
8 1 (0.41%) Salt
8 1 (0.41%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.41%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 39 (16.12%) VMware
2 23 (9.50%) Red Hat
3 21 (8.68%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.26%) Oracle
5 14 (5.79%) Cisco
6 5 (2.07%) Juniper
7 4 (1.65%) Remedy
7 4 (1.65%) SAP
7 4 (1.65%) Cognos
7 4 (1.65%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.24%) Informatica
8 3 (1.24%) Talend
8 3 (1.24%) F5
8 3 (1.24%) Google
8 3 (1.24%) HP
9 2 (0.83%) Dell
9 2 (0.83%) Sophos
9 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.83%) Teradata
9 2 (0.83%) NetHawk
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum + Training + Pension +
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago