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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 57 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 211 111 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.23% 2.00% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.72% 5.13% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 164 99 112
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1968 2162 2171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.43% 38.92% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1767 1939
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 July 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 29 July 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 +43 146 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Slough +14 28 £48,750 +2.63%
Maidenhead +26 25 £57,500 - 1
Newbury +4 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bracknell +14 6 £42,500 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £55,000 - 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 184 (51.83%) Linux
2 148 (41.69%) PHP
3 147 (41.41%) Perl
4 137 (38.59%) Java
5 132 (37.18%) Ruby
6 108 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (29.01%) Degree
8 99 (27.89%) Windows
9 94 (26.48%) SQL
10 90 (25.35%) UNIX
11 88 (24.79%) MySQL
11 88 (24.79%) Puppet
12 87 (24.51%) JavaScript
13 83 (23.38%) DevOps
14 78 (21.97%) Computer Science
15 72 (20.28%) XML
16 71 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 69 (19.44%) C++
18 68 (19.15%) HTML
19 67 (18.87%) Apache
20 63 (17.75%) Bash Shell
21 60 (16.90%) jQuery
22 58 (16.34%) WebLogic
22 58 (16.34%) AngularJS
23 57 (16.06%) TCP/IP
24 56 (15.77%) C
24 56 (15.77%) JBoss
25 52 (14.65%) CSS
25 52 (14.65%) Software Engineering
25 52 (14.65%) Analytical Skills

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 67 (18.87%) Apache
2 58 (16.34%) WebLogic
3 56 (15.77%) JBoss
4 32 (9.01%) OpenStack
5 28 (7.89%) Tomcat
6 21 (5.92%) IIS
7 19 (5.35%) WebSphere
7 19 (5.35%) nginx
8 18 (5.07%) Node.js
9 17 (4.79%) Drupal
10 11 (3.10%) WordPress
10 11 (3.10%) CMS
11 6 (1.69%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.69%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.13%) SAS
14 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.56%) Eucalyptus
16 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 22 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) SPSS
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (10.70%) SaaS
3 12 (3.38%) Taleo
3 12 (3.38%) Responsys
4 10 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
5 9 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.25%) PaaS
6 8 (2.25%) GitHub
7 7 (1.97%) Amazon Glacier
7 7 (1.97%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.69%) IaaS
9 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.85%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.85%) Trello
11 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.28%) Force.com
12 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 57 (16.06%) TCP/IP
2 46 (12.96%) Firewall
3 34 (9.58%) DNS
4 32 (9.01%) SSL
5 29 (8.17%) HTTP
6 25 (7.04%) Internet
7 24 (6.76%) SMTP
8 19 (5.35%) MPLS
9 15 (4.23%) LDAP
10 14 (3.94%) SSH
11 13 (3.66%) OSPF
12 12 (3.38%) BGP
12 12 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (3.10%) VPN
13 11 (3.10%) Broadband
14 10 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (2.54%) VoIP
15 9 (2.54%) WAN
16 8 (2.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (24.79%) MySQL
2 49 (13.80%) NoSQL
3 26 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.20%) Hadoop
5 21 (5.92%) SQL Server
6 19 (5.35%) Big Data
7 18 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.94%) Couchbase
8 14 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.66%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 8 (2.25%) Apache Hive
13 7 (1.97%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.85%) Sqoop
15 3 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (0.85%) PowerCenter
15 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 71 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.30%) JIRA
3 27 (7.61%) Selenium
3 27 (7.61%) Subversion
4 25 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 21 (5.92%) Hudson
5 21 (5.92%) Ant
6 20 (5.63%) JUnit
7 10 (2.82%) Grunt
7 10 (2.82%) Bower
7 10 (2.82%) gulp
8 4 (1.13%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.13%) Maven
9 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.85%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.85%) GNU Toolchain
9 3 (0.85%) Redmine
9 3 (0.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 27 (7.61%) Finance
2 23 (6.48%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.51%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.66%) Legal
5 12 (3.38%) Banking
6 10 (2.82%) Games
7 8 (2.25%) Marketing
8 5 (1.41%) Retail
8 5 (1.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (29.58%) Developer
2 43 (12.11%) Software Engineer
3 40 (11.27%) Senior Developer
4 39 (10.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (7.61%) Administrator
6 26 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 25 (7.04%) Java Developer
8 22 (6.20%) Senior Manager
8 22 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (5.92%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 20 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 19 (5.35%) Applications Support
11 19 (5.35%) Build Manager
11 19 (5.35%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (5.07%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.79%) Technical Support
14 16 (4.51%) Technical Engineer
14 16 (4.51%) Security Engineer
15 15 (4.23%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (20.28%) XML
2 68 (19.15%) HTML
3 60 (16.90%) jQuery
4 58 (16.34%) AngularJS
5 52 (14.65%) CSS
6 47 (13.24%) JSON
7 46 (12.96%) .NET
8 42 (11.83%) Web Services
9 29 (8.17%) HTML5
10 27 (7.61%) Backbone.js
10 27 (7.61%) SOAP
11 26 (7.32%) REST
11 26 (7.32%) CSS3
12 24 (6.76%) LAMP
13 23 (6.48%) Ajax
13 23 (6.48%) .NET Framework
14 21 (5.92%) Ruby on Rails
14 21 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (5.35%) PhoneGap
16 18 (5.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.97%) Computer Science
2 52 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.63%) Statistics
4 16 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.23%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.66%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.54%) Digital Media
8 8 (2.25%) Replication
8 8 (2.25%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.69%) Physics
9 6 (1.69%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.69%) User Experience
10 5 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.13%) Social Media
11 4 (1.13%) Blog
12 3 (0.85%) DTV
13 2 (0.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 184 (51.83%) Linux
2 99 (27.89%) Windows
3 90 (25.35%) UNIX
4 44 (12.39%) CentOS
5 23 (6.48%) Mac OS X
6 17 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.23%) Ubuntu
8 13 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (2.82%) Debian
10 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.97%) SUSE
12 4 (1.13%) Android
12 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (23.38%) DevOps
3 52 (14.65%) Software Engineering
4 51 (14.37%) Open Source
5 44 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (12.11%) Scrum
7 41 (11.55%) Configuration Management
8 40 (11.27%) SOA
9 38 (10.70%) MVC
10 25 (7.04%) OOP
11 22 (6.20%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (5.92%) Project Management
12 21 (5.92%) Incident Management
12 21 (5.92%) Web Development
13 20 (5.63%) TDD
13 20 (5.63%) BDD
14 19 (5.35%) Mobile Development
15 18 (5.07%) Cyber Security
16 16 (4.51%) User Stories
17 15 (4.23%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (41.69%) PHP
2 147 (41.41%) Perl
3 137 (38.59%) Java
4 132 (37.18%) Ruby
5 94 (26.48%) SQL
6 87 (24.51%) JavaScript
7 69 (19.44%) C++
8 63 (17.75%) Bash Shell
9 56 (15.77%) C
10 40 (11.27%) C#
11 29 (8.17%) Shell Script
12 24 (6.76%) Objective-C
13 20 (5.63%) Jython
14 17 (4.79%) PowerShell
15 15 (4.23%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.97%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.69%) F#
18 5 (1.41%) R
19 4 (1.13%) AWK
19 4 (1.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 103 (29.01%) Degree
2 20 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.10%) CCIE
5 10 (2.82%) CCNP
6 9 (2.54%) CISSP
7 7 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (1.97%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.41%) MySQL Certification
8 5 (1.41%) IC3 Certification
9 4 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.13%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.13%) ISEB
10 3 (0.85%) PhD
10 3 (0.85%) CNA
10 3 (0.85%) CNE
10 3 (0.85%) Novell Certification
10 3 (0.85%) CISM
11 2 (0.56%) MCP
11 2 (0.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.35%) QA
2 17 (4.79%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.10%) HIPAA
4 10 (2.82%) SLA
5 5 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.79%) qmail
2 17 (4.79%) Squid
3 10 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.25%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.97%) KVM
5 7 (1.97%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.85%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.85%) Samba
7 2 (0.56%) Varnish
7 2 (0.56%) Docker
7 2 (0.56%) HDFS
7 2 (0.56%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.56%) iptables
8 1 (0.28%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.28%) Xen
8 1 (0.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 88 (24.79%) Puppet
2 43 (12.11%) Nagios
3 39 (10.99%) ZABBIX
4 36 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (8.73%) Graphite
6 23 (6.48%) Cacti
7 19 (5.35%) Ganglia
7 19 (5.35%) collectd
8 18 (5.07%) logstash
9 12 (3.38%) Ansible
10 11 (3.10%) Vagrant
11 8 (2.25%) Salt
12 5 (1.41%) Nessus
13 4 (1.13%) FortiGate
13 4 (1.13%) Rundeck
14 3 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.85%) Zenoss
15 2 (0.56%) OpenView
15 2 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 2 (0.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 50 (14.08%) VMware
2 34 (9.58%) Red Hat
3 33 (9.30%) Oracle
4 31 (8.73%) Cisco
5 29 (8.17%) Microsoft
6 27 (7.61%) Splunk
7 14 (3.94%) Atlassian
8 12 (3.38%) Sun
8 12 (3.38%) HP
8 12 (3.38%) Eloqua
9 11 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.82%) Websense
11 7 (1.97%) Juniper
11 7 (1.97%) SAP
12 6 (1.69%) Google
13 5 (1.41%) LogLogic
13 5 (1.41%) Cognos
13 5 (1.41%) McAfee
14 4 (1.13%) IBM
14 4 (1.13%) Tableau
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