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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 105 86 121
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Permanent jobs citing Python 126 182 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 3.15% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 7.19% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 122 141 108
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £37,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
1984 2533 2525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.66% 43.78% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 2019 2224
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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 -12 52 £47,500 -13.63% 7
Maidenhead +14 27 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Slough -9 23 £47,500 - 1
Newbury -3 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -37 4 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Windsor - 2 £27,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 128 (59.81%) Linux
2 87 (40.65%) Java
3 85 (39.72%) Perl
4 74 (34.58%) UNIX
5 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (25.70%) C++
7 53 (24.77%) SQL
8 52 (24.30%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (23.36%) C
10 48 (22.43%) Ruby
10 48 (22.43%) DevOps
11 45 (21.03%) MySQL
11 45 (21.03%) Windows
12 44 (20.56%) C#
13 40 (18.69%) Software Engineering
14 39 (18.22%) JavaScript
15 38 (17.76%) PHP
15 38 (17.76%) Hudson
16 33 (15.42%) Oracle
16 33 (15.42%) SQL Server
16 33 (15.42%) .NET
17 32 (14.95%) OO
17 32 (14.95%) Bash Shell
17 32 (14.95%) Degree
17 32 (14.95%) Git (software)
18 31 (14.49%) VMware
19 30 (14.02%) Subversion
19 30 (14.02%) SOA
20 28 (13.08%) WebLogic
21 27 (12.62%) JBoss

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 28 (13.08%) WebLogic
2 27 (12.62%) JBoss
3 24 (11.21%) Apache
4 21 (9.81%) IIS
5 10 (4.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (4.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.74%) Drupal
7 7 (3.27%) Resin
7 7 (3.27%) CMS
8 6 (2.80%) Alfresco
8 6 (2.80%) nginx
9 5 (2.34%) WordPress
9 5 (2.34%) Zope
9 5 (2.34%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.40%) Jetty
11 2 (0.93%) Node.js
11 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.47%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (9.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.35%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.54%) Internet
3 11 (5.14%) DNS
4 7 (3.27%) Firewall
5 5 (2.34%) MPLS
5 5 (2.34%) BGP
6 4 (1.87%) IPv4
6 4 (1.87%) HTTP
6 4 (1.87%) OSPF
6 4 (1.87%) IPsec
6 4 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.40%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.40%) Broadband
7 3 (1.40%) SSL
8 2 (0.93%) IPv6
8 2 (0.93%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.93%) L2TP
8 2 (0.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.03%) MySQL
2 33 (15.42%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.21%) Big Data
4 9 (4.21%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.27%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.34%) DB2
6 5 (2.34%) JasperReports
6 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.40%) Redis
9 2 (0.93%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (17.76%) Hudson
2 32 (14.95%) Git (software)
3 30 (14.02%) Subversion
4 23 (10.75%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.61%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.67%) Ant
7 7 (3.27%) Maven
7 7 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.27%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.80%) Selenium
9 5 (2.34%) JIRA
10 4 (1.87%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.87%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.93%) Gradle
11 2 (0.93%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.93%) AnthillPro
11 2 (0.93%) JBehave
11 2 (0.93%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.47%) Sahi
12 1 (0.47%) TestNG
General
1 17 (7.94%) Telecoms
1 17 (7.94%) Finance
2 9 (4.21%) Banking
3 5 (2.34%) Games
4 4 (1.87%) Automotive
5 3 (1.40%) Advertising
5 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (38.32%) Developer
2 34 (15.89%) Senior Developer
3 31 (14.49%) Software Engineer
4 23 (10.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 22 (10.28%) Build Manager
6 19 (8.88%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (6.54%) Junior
7 14 (6.54%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.14%) Administrator
10 11 (5.14%) Technical Support
10 11 (5.14%) Technical Support Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.67%) Test Engineer
11 10 (4.67%) Senior Manager
11 10 (4.67%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (4.21%) Python Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.42%) .NET
2 27 (12.62%) XML
3 26 (12.15%) HTML
4 24 (11.21%) CSS
5 19 (8.88%) Web Services
6 15 (7.01%) jQuery
7 14 (6.54%) J2EE
8 13 (6.07%) ASP.NET
8 13 (6.07%) LAMP
9 11 (5.14%) Backbone.js
10 10 (4.67%) RESTful
10 10 (4.67%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (4.21%) Spring
11 9 (4.21%) Ajax
11 9 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (3.74%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.27%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.27%) Java EE
13 7 (3.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.41%) Open Source
3 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.21%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.74%) Clustering
5 8 (3.74%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.27%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.27%) Mobile Computing
6 7 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.27%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.87%) MPEG
8 3 (1.40%) User Experience
9 2 (0.93%) Economics
9 2 (0.93%) Streaming Media
9 2 (0.93%) IPTV
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
9 2 (0.93%) CUDA
9 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.47%) RIA
10 1 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 128 (59.81%) Linux
2 74 (34.58%) UNIX
3 45 (21.03%) Windows
4 18 (8.41%) CentOS
5 12 (5.61%) Ubuntu
6 11 (5.14%) Solaris
7 10 (4.67%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.87%) Debian
10 3 (1.40%) OpenBSD
10 3 (1.40%) VxWorks
10 3 (1.40%) LynxOS
11 2 (0.93%) Android
11 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.93%) VMS
12 1 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.30%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (22.43%) DevOps
4 40 (18.69%) Software Engineering
5 32 (14.95%) OO
6 30 (14.02%) SOA
7 24 (11.21%) Scrum
8 16 (7.48%) TDD
8 16 (7.48%) UML
9 15 (7.01%) MVC
10 14 (6.54%) OOD
10 14 (6.54%) Test Automation
11 11 (5.14%) Load Balancing
11 11 (5.14%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.67%) Logistics
12 10 (4.67%) OOP
13 9 (4.21%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.21%) Release Management
13 9 (4.21%) Unit Testing
14 8 (3.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (40.65%) Java
2 85 (39.72%) Perl
3 55 (25.70%) C++
4 53 (24.77%) SQL
5 50 (23.36%) C
6 48 (22.43%) Ruby
7 44 (20.56%) C#
8 39 (18.22%) JavaScript
9 38 (17.76%) PHP
10 32 (14.95%) Bash Shell
11 21 (9.81%) PowerShell
11 21 (9.81%) Jython
12 16 (7.48%) Shell Script
13 10 (4.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 4 (1.87%) Scala
14 4 (1.87%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.87%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.40%) Ada
15 3 (1.40%) Groovy
16 2 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (14.95%) Degree
2 6 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.34%) CCIE
4 2 (0.93%) CCSP
4 2 (0.93%) CCNP
4 2 (0.93%) CCIP
4 2 (0.93%) JNCIA
4 2 (0.93%) CISA
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) GCIA
5 1 (0.47%) GCIH
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CCNA
5 1 (0.47%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.01%) QA
2 4 (1.87%) SLA
3 3 (1.40%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (6.54%) vSphere
2 13 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.27%) KVM
5 4 (1.87%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.47%) Ceph
7 1 (0.47%) Xen
7 1 (0.47%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.47%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.47%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 24 (11.21%) Puppet
2 14 (6.54%) Nagios
3 9 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.27%) Munin
4 7 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (2.80%) Plesk
5 6 (2.80%) cPanel
5 6 (2.80%) Webmin
6 4 (1.87%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.93%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.93%) Graphite
7 2 (0.93%) StatsD
8 1 (0.47%) Salt
8 1 (0.47%) Ganeti
8 1 (0.47%) Cacti
8 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 33 (15.42%) Oracle
2 31 (14.49%) VMware
3 22 (10.28%) Red Hat
4 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.14%) Cisco
6 5 (2.34%) Juniper
7 4 (1.87%) Remedy
8 3 (1.40%) Zend
8 3 (1.40%) HP
9 2 (0.93%) Dell
9 2 (0.93%) SAP
9 2 (0.93%) Cognos
9 2 (0.93%) Apple
9 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.93%) Foundry
9 2 (0.93%) F5
9 2 (0.93%) Tableau
9 2 (0.93%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + BUPA + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits!
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus, gym and more!
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Blue Town Online
Salary: £6k bonus+£8k car allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Stock
Posted: 27 days ago