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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 144 109 134
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +25
Permanent jobs citing Python 83 122 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.41% 2.17% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 5.19% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 84
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2143 2351 2752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.32% 41.84% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 2051 2432
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 -13 44 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Newbury +2 13 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Maidenhead -8 11 £57,500 +15.00%
Bracknell -1 8 £46,250 +25.85% 2
Slough -10 3 £75,000 +100.00% 8
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 126 (64.95%) Linux
2 84 (43.30%) Java
3 76 (39.18%) Perl
4 60 (30.93%) UNIX
5 57 (29.38%) PHP
6 56 (28.87%) Ruby
7 54 (27.84%) Windows
8 52 (26.80%) SQL
9 44 (22.68%) C++
10 42 (21.65%) Degree
11 41 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (20.10%) MySQL
13 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
14 36 (18.56%) Bash Shell
15 35 (18.04%) C#
16 33 (17.01%) C
17 31 (15.98%) VMware
18 30 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (13.92%) Red Hat
20 26 (13.40%) Microsoft
20 26 (13.40%) QA
20 26 (13.40%) CentOS
21 25 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
21 25 (12.89%) .NET
22 24 (12.37%) Oracle
22 24 (12.37%) DNS
23 23 (11.86%) HTML
23 23 (11.86%) CSS
24 22 (11.34%) PowerShell
24 22 (11.34%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (8.76%) Apache
2 11 (5.67%) Drupal
2 11 (5.67%) Resin
3 7 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.61%) CMS
4 6 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.09%) IIS
5 5 (2.58%) Zope
6 4 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.55%) SAS
7 3 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.03%) Node.js
8 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.03%) WordPress
8 2 (1.03%) Plone
8 2 (1.03%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.52%) Liferay
9 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.15%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.22%) SaaS
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.06%) Office 365
4 3 (1.55%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.52%) Route 53
5 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.37%) DNS
2 17 (8.76%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.76%) Firewall
3 14 (7.22%) Internet
4 9 (4.64%) HTTP
5 8 (4.12%) Network Security
6 7 (3.61%) tcpdump
6 7 (3.61%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.58%) IPv4
7 5 (2.58%) IPv6
8 4 (2.06%) MPLS
8 4 (2.06%) OSPF
8 4 (2.06%) BGP
8 4 (2.06%) DSL
8 4 (2.06%) PPP
8 4 (2.06%) IPsec
8 4 (2.06%) SSH
8 4 (2.06%) VLAN
9 3 (1.55%) xDSL
9 3 (1.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.10%) MySQL
2 19 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.09%) Big Data
6 5 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.58%) JasperReports
7 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.03%) Redis
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.76%) Selenium
3 16 (8.25%) Subversion
4 10 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.15%) WebDriver
4 10 (5.15%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.12%) Hudson
5 8 (4.12%) CruiseControl
5 8 (4.12%) Ant
6 7 (3.61%) Metasploit
7 6 (3.09%) TestNG
8 4 (2.06%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.55%) JIRA
9 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.03%) Gradle
10 2 (1.03%) Maven
10 2 (1.03%) JMeter
General
1 19 (9.79%) Telecoms
1 19 (9.79%) Finance
2 14 (7.22%) Marketing
3 10 (5.15%) Banking
4 4 (2.06%) Electronics
4 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.55%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (26.80%) Developer
2 23 (11.86%) Software Engineer
2 23 (11.86%) Test Engineer
3 21 (10.82%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (10.82%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (9.79%) Consultant
5 17 (8.76%) Web Developer
6 16 (8.25%) Senior Test Engineer
7 13 (6.70%) Linux Administrator
8 12 (6.19%) PHP Developer
9 10 (5.15%) QA Engineer
9 10 (5.15%) Junior
9 10 (5.15%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.15%) Administrator
10 9 (4.64%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Security Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.89%) .NET
2 23 (11.86%) CSS
2 23 (11.86%) HTML
3 20 (10.31%) jQuery
4 18 (9.28%) Web Services
5 13 (6.70%) XML
6 11 (5.67%) Java EE
6 11 (5.67%) RESTful
6 11 (5.67%) CSS3
6 11 (5.67%) Backbone.js
7 10 (5.15%) HTML5
7 10 (5.15%) LAMP
8 9 (4.64%) Software Packaging
8 9 (4.64%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.61%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.09%) Sass
10 6 (3.09%) Django
10 6 (3.09%) Spring
11 5 (2.58%) XHTML
12 4 (2.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.34%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.79%) Open Source
3 15 (7.73%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.67%) Clustering
5 10 (5.15%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.64%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.06%) DTV
7 4 (2.06%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.06%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.55%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.55%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.55%) Biology
8 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.55%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.03%) User Experience
9 2 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.03%) Streaming Media
9 2 (1.03%) MPEG
10 1 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 126 (64.95%) Linux
2 60 (30.93%) UNIX
3 54 (27.84%) Windows
4 26 (13.40%) CentOS
5 12 (6.19%) Solaris
5 12 (6.19%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.09%) Debian
8 4 (2.06%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.55%) SUSE
9 3 (1.55%) Android
9 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.03%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.03%) VxWorks
10 2 (1.03%) LynxOS
11 1 (0.52%) AIX
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
3 30 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (10.31%) OO
4 20 (10.31%) DevOps
5 19 (9.79%) Load Balancing
6 17 (8.76%) Project Management
7 13 (6.70%) TDD
8 11 (5.67%) Scrum
8 11 (5.67%) Test Automation
9 10 (5.15%) Data Protection
9 10 (5.15%) Release Management
9 10 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.64%) Web Development
10 9 (4.64%) SEO
10 9 (4.64%) UML
11 8 (4.12%) Migration
11 8 (4.12%) Test Scripting
12 7 (3.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (43.30%) Java
2 76 (39.18%) Perl
3 57 (29.38%) PHP
4 56 (28.87%) Ruby
5 52 (26.80%) SQL
6 44 (22.68%) C++
7 36 (18.56%) Bash Shell
8 35 (18.04%) C#
9 33 (17.01%) C
10 22 (11.34%) PowerShell
11 21 (10.82%) Shell Script
12 19 (9.79%) JavaScript
13 5 (2.58%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.55%) Jython
14 3 (1.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 3 (1.55%) R
14 3 (1.55%) Google Apps Script
15 2 (1.03%) F#
15 2 (1.03%) Scala
15 2 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (21.65%) Degree
2 12 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.15%) CCNA
4 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.06%) OSCP
5 4 (2.06%) OSCE
5 4 (2.06%) CEH
5 4 (2.06%) CCNP
5 4 (2.06%) CISSP
6 3 (1.55%) CCIP
6 3 (1.55%) CCIE
6 3 (1.55%) CCSP
6 3 (1.55%) RHCE
6 3 (1.55%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.03%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.40%) QA
2 9 (4.64%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.64%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.03%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.82%) Hyper-V
3 14 (7.22%) vSphere
4 10 (5.15%) KVM
5 8 (4.12%) Nmap
5 8 (4.12%) Active Directory
6 7 (3.61%) Snort
7 4 (2.06%) Xen
7 4 (2.06%) NFS
8 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.52%) Postfix
9 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.52%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 18 (9.28%) Puppet
2 14 (7.22%) Nagios
3 12 (6.19%) Munin
4 8 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (4.12%) Nessus
5 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Opsview
6 1 (0.52%) Netcool
6 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.52%) Cacti
6 1 (0.52%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 31 (15.98%) VMware
2 27 (13.92%) Red Hat
3 26 (13.40%) Microsoft
4 24 (12.37%) Oracle
5 14 (7.22%) JBoss
6 11 (5.67%) Citrix
6 11 (5.67%) Cisco
7 8 (4.12%) Juniper
8 7 (3.61%) Sophos
8 7 (3.61%) Imperva
9 5 (2.58%) Zend
10 4 (2.06%) NetApp
10 4 (2.06%) SAP
11 3 (1.55%) HP
11 3 (1.55%) Google
11 3 (1.55%) F5
12 2 (1.03%) Apple
12 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.52%) Remedy
13 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Newbury
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Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
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Newbury
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, Parking
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Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Newbury
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Salary: £65000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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