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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 61 104 80
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -24
Permanent jobs citing Python 210 134 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.06% 2.42% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.48% 6.69% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 196 132 143
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £73,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2216 2004 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.89% 36.13% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 1675 1914
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +58 152 £52,500 +10.52% 26
Bracknell +21 17 £26,000 -50.47% 2
Slough -16 12 £57,500 +49.35% 1
Newbury +11 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Wokingham -10 1 £40,000 -6.97%
Maidenhead -20 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 244 (51.69%) Linux
2 202 (42.80%) Perl
3 192 (40.68%) Java
4 151 (31.99%) Ruby
5 142 (30.08%) Degree
6 132 (27.97%) C++
7 122 (25.85%) VMware
8 113 (23.94%) Computer Science
9 109 (23.09%) JavaScript
10 107 (22.67%) SQL
11 103 (21.82%) Unix
11 103 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
12 95 (20.13%) DevOps
13 92 (19.49%) Red Hat
14 83 (17.58%) Software Engineering
15 81 (17.16%) Cisco
16 77 (16.31%) Puppet
17 72 (15.25%) TCP/IP
17 72 (15.25%) Firewall
18 71 (15.04%) HTML
19 70 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
20 69 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
21 68 (14.41%) C
22 66 (13.98%) PHP
23 65 (13.77%) QA
24 64 (13.56%) ITIL
24 64 (13.56%) Finance
25 63 (13.35%) Windows
25 63 (13.35%) Cisco Nexus
26 62 (13.14%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 49 (10.38%) JBoss
2 47 (9.96%) WebLogic
3 42 (8.90%) Apache
4 40 (8.47%) Node.js
4 40 (8.47%) OpenStack
5 30 (6.36%) nginx
6 20 (4.24%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.54%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (1.91%) Confluence
8 9 (1.91%) WebLogic Portal
9 7 (1.48%) CMS
9 7 (1.48%) SAS
10 3 (0.64%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.64%) Drupal
10 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.64%) IIS
10 3 (0.64%) Liferay
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.27%) SPSS
3 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.64%) Odoo
2 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 69 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (12.92%) SaaS
3 29 (6.14%) OpenShift
4 18 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.33%) PaaS
6 9 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.48%) IaaS
8 5 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (1.06%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.06%) CloudFront
8 5 (1.06%) Route 53
8 5 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.85%) GitHub
10 2 (0.42%) Heroku
11 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.21%) Force.com
11 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.21%) Responsys
11 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 72 (15.25%) Firewall
1 72 (15.25%) TCP/IP
2 63 (13.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 48 (10.17%) HTTP
4 46 (9.75%) Cisco IOS
4 46 (9.75%) Internet
5 45 (9.53%) DNS
6 39 (8.26%) SSL
7 30 (6.36%) SMTP
8 17 (3.60%) WAN
9 16 (3.39%) BGP
9 16 (3.39%) OSPF
10 14 (2.97%) IPsec
10 14 (2.97%) LAN
10 14 (2.97%) MPLS
11 13 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (2.75%) LDAP
11 13 (2.75%) Network Security
12 12 (2.54%) VPN
13 8 (1.69%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.71%) MySQL
2 48 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 36 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (7.20%) Big Data
5 23 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 22 (4.66%) SQL Server
7 18 (3.81%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.97%) SQLite
9 12 (2.54%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.12%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.12%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.27%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.27%) DataStage
11 6 (1.27%) GIS
11 6 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (1.27%) QualityStage
12 5 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.06%) Redis
13 3 (0.64%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 51 (10.81%) Subversion
3 27 (5.72%) Jenkins
4 25 (5.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 15 (3.18%) Hudson
7 12 (2.54%) ERwin
7 12 (2.54%) Selenium
8 10 (2.12%) JUnit
9 9 (1.91%) Ant
10 7 (1.48%) JIRA
11 5 (1.06%) Maven
11 5 (1.06%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.64%) DbUnit
12 3 (0.64%) Grunt
12 3 (0.64%) JMeter
12 3 (0.64%) jMock
12 3 (0.64%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.64%) Mockito
12 3 (0.64%) TestNG
General
1 64 (13.56%) Finance
2 45 (9.53%) Retail
3 22 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.03%) Marketing
5 10 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.91%) Electronics
7 6 (1.27%) Banking
7 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 151 (31.99%) Developer
2 64 (13.56%) Python Developer
3 61 (12.92%) Linux Engineer
4 56 (11.86%) VMware Engineer
5 52 (11.02%) Software Engineer
6 38 (8.05%) Administrator
7 35 (7.42%) C++ Developer
8 34 (7.20%) Linux Administrator
8 34 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
9 33 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
9 33 (6.99%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 32 (6.78%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 29 (6.14%) Graduate
12 28 (5.93%) Senior Developer
12 28 (5.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 25 (5.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 21 (4.45%) Analyst
14 21 (4.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 20 (4.24%) Architect
15 20 (4.24%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.04%) HTML
2 62 (13.14%) CSS
3 55 (11.65%) Web Services
4 41 (8.69%) XML
5 39 (8.26%) LAMP
6 35 (7.42%) AngularJS
7 33 (6.99%) jQuery
8 28 (5.93%) HTML5
9 25 (5.30%) .NET
10 24 (5.08%) Ajax
11 23 (4.87%) CSS3
12 21 (4.45%) Django
13 20 (4.24%) RESTful
14 18 (3.81%) JSON
14 18 (3.81%) LEMP Stack
15 16 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
15 16 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
16 15 (3.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 15 (3.18%) STL
17 14 (2.97%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 113 (23.94%) Computer Science
2 57 (12.08%) EMC VNX
3 56 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.08%) Data Centre
5 23 (4.87%) Mathematics
6 21 (4.45%) Data Structures
6 21 (4.45%) Physics
7 19 (4.03%) Visualisation
8 18 (3.81%) Mobile App
8 18 (3.81%) Smart Meter
9 10 (2.12%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.27%) Data Extraction
10 6 (1.27%) SCADA
11 5 (1.06%) Blog
11 5 (1.06%) FMCG
11 5 (1.06%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.06%) User Experience
12 4 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 244 (51.69%) Linux
2 103 (21.82%) Unix
3 63 (13.35%) Windows
4 55 (11.65%) CentOS
5 19 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.39%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.06%) Debian
8 4 (0.85%) Fedora
9 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.64%) OpenBSD
9 3 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.42%) Android
10 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (20.13%) DevOps
3 83 (17.58%) Software Engineering
4 64 (13.56%) ITIL
5 49 (10.38%) Configuration Management
6 48 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (9.96%) Scrum
8 46 (9.75%) Data Management
9 42 (8.90%) Capacity Planning
9 42 (8.90%) Mentoring
9 42 (8.90%) Open Source
10 41 (8.69%) Cybersecurity
11 29 (6.14%) Service Management
12 28 (5.93%) Data Protection
13 27 (5.72%) Data Modelling
13 27 (5.72%) High Availability
14 24 (5.08%) Data Analysis
15 22 (4.66%) Analytics
15 22 (4.66%) Migration
16 21 (4.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 202 (42.80%) Perl
2 192 (40.68%) Java
3 151 (31.99%) Ruby
4 132 (27.97%) C++
5 109 (23.09%) JavaScript
6 107 (22.67%) SQL
7 68 (14.41%) C
8 66 (13.98%) PHP
9 49 (10.38%) C#
10 46 (9.75%) PowerShell
11 43 (9.11%) Bash Shell
12 37 (7.84%) Shell Script
13 27 (5.72%) R
14 24 (5.08%) Jython
15 15 (3.18%) VB
16 11 (2.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 7 (1.48%) Scala
18 6 (1.27%) VBScript
19 5 (1.06%) Assembly Language
19 5 (1.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 142 (30.08%) Degree
2 35 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (4.03%) CCNP
5 17 (3.60%) CCNA
6 16 (3.39%) CCIE
6 16 (3.39%) RHCE
6 16 (3.39%) RHCSA
6 16 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.69%) JNCIP
9 5 (1.06%) AWS Certification
9 5 (1.06%) CISSP
10 4 (0.85%) CCSP
10 4 (0.85%) CEPT
10 4 (0.85%) CHFI
10 4 (0.85%) CISM
10 4 (0.85%) GREM
10 4 (0.85%) ISEB
10 4 (0.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (13.77%) QA
2 16 (3.39%) SLA
3 4 (0.85%) HIPAA
3 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.64%) COBIT
4 3 (0.64%) COSO
5 1 (0.21%) FISMA
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 70 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (10.38%) vSphere
3 34 (7.20%) VMware ESX
4 32 (6.78%) Hyper-V
5 21 (4.45%) Docker
6 16 (3.39%) qmail
7 15 (3.18%) Squid
8 13 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (2.12%) iptables
10 8 (1.69%) Active Directory
11 4 (0.85%) Firmware
12 3 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.42%) HDFS
13 2 (0.42%) XenServer
14 1 (0.21%) Ceph
14 1 (0.21%) GlusterFS
14 1 (0.21%) KVM
14 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.21%) XenApp
14 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 77 (16.31%) Puppet
2 59 (12.50%) Nagios
3 48 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (8.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 41 (8.69%) SCCM
4 41 (8.69%) WSUS
5 18 (3.81%) logstash
5 18 (3.81%) ZABBIX
6 16 (3.39%) Cacti
6 16 (3.39%) Ganglia
6 16 (3.39%) Graphite
7 15 (3.18%) collectd
8 5 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.64%) Ansible
9 3 (0.64%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.42%) Kibana
10 2 (0.42%) Nessus
11 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.21%) Nmap
11 1 (0.21%) Plesk
Vendors
1 122 (25.85%) VMware
2 92 (19.49%) Red Hat
3 81 (17.16%) Cisco
4 57 (12.08%) EMC
5 45 (9.53%) Qualys
6 33 (6.99%) Oracle
7 27 (5.72%) Splunk
8 23 (4.87%) Forcepoint
9 22 (4.66%) Microsoft
10 17 (3.60%) Citrix
11 16 (3.39%) F5
12 13 (2.75%) Atlassian
12 13 (2.75%) Juniper
13 10 (2.12%) Tableau
14 9 (1.91%) SAP
14 9 (1.91%) Sun
15 6 (1.27%) ESRI
16 5 (1.06%) HP
16 5 (1.06%) Sophos
16 5 (1.06%) Symantec
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Holiday, Vouchers
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, BUPA, pension + multiple perks!
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, plus excellent benefits detailed below
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Bonuses - OTE up to £40K
Posted: 27 days ago