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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 105 75 127
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +52
Permanent jobs citing Python 128 179 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.33% 3.38% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 7.58% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125 141 94
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £60,000 £57,500
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
1992 2360 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.25% 44.55% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1906 2145
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 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -13 55 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Slough -3 25 £38,500 -18.94% 4
Maidenhead +7 23 £60,000 +60.00% 5
Newbury -8 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -38 3 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Windsor - 3 £27,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £43,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 116 (52.49%) Linux
2 91 (41.18%) Perl
3 82 (37.10%) UNIX
4 79 (35.75%) Java
5 66 (29.86%) C++
6 61 (27.60%) Ruby
7 59 (26.70%) C
8 54 (24.43%) Windows
9 53 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (23.98%) DevOps
10 51 (23.08%) SQL
11 48 (21.72%) JavaScript
12 44 (19.91%) MySQL
13 43 (19.46%) PHP
13 43 (19.46%) Software Engineering
14 42 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (19.00%) C#
15 41 (18.55%) Bash Shell
16 39 (17.65%) Hudson
17 37 (16.74%) SQL Server
18 36 (16.29%) VMware
19 35 (15.84%) OO
19 35 (15.84%) Git (software)
20 33 (14.93%) SOA
21 31 (14.03%) Subversion
21 31 (14.03%) WebLogic
21 31 (14.03%) .NET
22 30 (13.57%) IIS
22 30 (13.57%) HTML
22 30 (13.57%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (14.03%) WebLogic
2 30 (13.57%) IIS
3 29 (13.12%) Apache
4 27 (12.22%) JBoss
5 11 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (4.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (4.52%) nginx
6 10 (4.52%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (3.62%) Drupal
8 7 (3.17%) CMS
8 7 (3.17%) Alfresco
9 6 (2.71%) WordPress
10 4 (1.81%) Resin
10 4 (1.81%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.36%) Jetty
12 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.45%) Zope
Applications
1 17 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (9.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.90%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.71%) SaaS
3 4 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.81%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.43%) Internet
3 10 (4.52%) Firewall
4 8 (3.62%) DNS
5 7 (3.17%) MPLS
6 6 (2.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (2.71%) BGP
7 5 (2.26%) IPv4
7 5 (2.26%) OSPF
7 5 (2.26%) IPsec
7 5 (2.26%) Network Security
8 4 (1.81%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.81%) SSH
8 4 (1.81%) Broadband
8 4 (1.81%) SSL
9 3 (1.36%) VPN
9 3 (1.36%) IPv6
9 3 (1.36%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.91%) MySQL
2 37 (16.74%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.98%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.52%) Big Data
5 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.26%) DB2
7 4 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.90%) Redis
9 2 (0.90%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (17.65%) Hudson
2 35 (15.84%) Git (software)
3 31 (14.03%) Subversion
4 20 (9.05%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.43%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.98%) Ant
7 8 (3.62%) Selenium
7 8 (3.62%) Maven
8 7 (3.17%) JIRA
9 5 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.81%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.36%) JUnit
11 3 (1.36%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.90%) GNU Toolchain
12 2 (0.90%) JBehave
12 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.90%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.90%) Metasploit
12 2 (0.90%) AnthillPro
13 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (6.79%) Finance
2 12 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.17%) Games
4 6 (2.71%) Banking
5 4 (1.81%) Automotive
6 3 (1.36%) Advertising
6 3 (1.36%) Marketing
7 2 (0.90%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.90%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (33.03%) Developer
2 35 (15.84%) Senior Developer
3 32 (14.48%) Software Engineer
4 26 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (10.41%) Build Manager
6 22 (9.95%) Support Engineer
7 20 (9.05%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 17 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) Junior
10 11 (4.98%) Junior Developer
10 11 (4.98%) Senior Manager
11 9 (4.07%) Administrator
11 9 (4.07%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 7 (3.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.03%) .NET
2 30 (13.57%) HTML
3 29 (13.12%) XML
4 22 (9.95%) CSS
5 17 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 14 (6.33%) Web Services
6 14 (6.33%) J2EE
7 13 (5.88%) jQuery
8 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (4.98%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (4.52%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.52%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (4.52%) Ajax
10 7 (3.17%) RESTful
10 7 (3.17%) Spring
11 6 (2.71%) WCF
11 6 (2.71%) LAMP
12 5 (2.26%) SOAP
12 5 (2.26%) HTML5
12 5 (2.26%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.69%) Open Source
3 11 (4.98%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.62%) Clustering
6 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.26%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.81%) Replication
9 3 (1.36%) User Experience
10 2 (0.90%) CUDA
10 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.90%) Statistics
10 2 (0.90%) Economics
10 2 (0.90%) IPTV
10 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.90%) MPEG
11 1 (0.45%) DTV
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 116 (52.49%) Linux
2 82 (37.10%) UNIX
3 54 (24.43%) Windows
4 19 (8.60%) Ubuntu
5 18 (8.14%) CentOS
6 15 (6.79%) Mac OS X
7 11 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.17%) Solaris
9 6 (2.71%) Debian
10 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.36%) VxWorks
11 3 (1.36%) OpenBSD
11 3 (1.36%) LynxOS
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.90%) VMS
13 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (23.98%) DevOps
2 43 (19.46%) Software Engineering
3 42 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (15.84%) OO
5 33 (14.93%) SOA
6 22 (9.95%) Scrum
7 19 (8.60%) MVC
8 18 (8.14%) Test Automation
9 17 (7.69%) UML
10 16 (7.24%) OOD
11 13 (5.88%) OOP
11 13 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 12 (5.43%) TDD
12 12 (5.43%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.98%) Logistics
14 10 (4.52%) Web Development
15 9 (4.07%) Unit Testing
15 9 (4.07%) Load Balancing
16 6 (2.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.18%) Perl
2 79 (35.75%) Java
3 66 (29.86%) C++
4 61 (27.60%) Ruby
5 59 (26.70%) C
6 51 (23.08%) SQL
7 48 (21.72%) JavaScript
8 43 (19.46%) PHP
9 42 (19.00%) C#
10 41 (18.55%) Bash Shell
11 23 (10.41%) PowerShell
12 22 (9.95%) Jython
13 13 (5.88%) Shell Script
14 10 (4.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 8 (3.62%) Embedded C
15 8 (3.62%) Embedded C++
16 4 (1.81%) Scala
17 3 (1.36%) Ada
17 3 (1.36%) Groovy
18 2 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (12.22%) Degree
2 10 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.07%) CCIE
4 5 (2.26%) CISSP
5 4 (1.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.36%) CCSP
6 3 (1.36%) CCNP
6 3 (1.36%) CCIP
6 3 (1.36%) CISA
6 3 (1.36%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.90%) CHFI
7 2 (0.90%) CISM
7 2 (0.90%) MCSE
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) ISEB
8 1 (0.45%) MCP
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.45%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) SLA
3 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.36%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.90%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.79%) vSphere
3 8 (3.62%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.71%) KVM
4 6 (2.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.90%) Snort
6 2 (0.90%) Nmap
7 1 (0.45%) Firmware
7 1 (0.45%) Xen
7 1 (0.45%) Ceph
7 1 (0.45%) QEMU
7 1 (0.45%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.45%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 30 (13.57%) Puppet
2 17 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (6.79%) Nagios
4 10 (4.52%) cPanel
4 10 (4.52%) Webmin
4 10 (4.52%) Plesk
5 7 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.26%) Zenoss
6 5 (2.26%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.81%) Munin
8 2 (0.90%) Graphite
8 2 (0.90%) StatsD
8 2 (0.90%) Nessus
9 1 (0.45%) Cacti
9 1 (0.45%) Salt
9 1 (0.45%) Ganeti
9 1 (0.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 36 (16.29%) VMware
2 27 (12.22%) Oracle
3 26 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 19 (8.60%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.33%) Cisco
6 6 (2.71%) Juniper
7 4 (1.81%) SaltStack
7 4 (1.81%) Remedy
8 3 (1.36%) HP
8 3 (1.36%) F5
9 2 (0.90%) Splunk
9 2 (0.90%) Tableau
9 2 (0.90%) Foundry
9 2 (0.90%) Imperva
9 2 (0.90%) Zend
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) Sophos
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) Dell
9 2 (0.90%) Cognos
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking,
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + BUPA + More
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days holiday, Pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: To £55,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago