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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 91 96 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 137 130 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.72% 2.38% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.35% 6.11% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 118 116 110
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
1863 2129 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.05% 39.00% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1792 1922
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 100 £45,000 -10.00% 31
Slough +6 16 £52,500 +10.52%
Newbury +2 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Maidenhead +1 7 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Bracknell +1 6 £51,250 +16.47%
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 149 (53.60%) Linux
2 115 (41.37%) Perl
3 112 (40.29%) PHP
4 111 (39.93%) Ruby
5 96 (34.53%) Java
6 83 (29.86%) UNIX
7 75 (26.98%) Windows
8 73 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (25.18%) JavaScript
9 70 (25.18%) SQL
10 62 (22.30%) Bash Shell
11 59 (21.22%) HTML
12 54 (19.42%) MySQL
12 54 (19.42%) DevOps
13 52 (18.71%) Puppet
14 51 (18.35%) C++
15 48 (17.27%) Software Engineering
16 45 (16.19%) XML
17 43 (15.47%) Git (software)
18 42 (15.11%) C
19 41 (14.75%) Apache
19 41 (14.75%) Computer Science
20 39 (14.03%) .NET
21 38 (13.67%) CSS
22 37 (13.31%) VMware
22 37 (13.31%) Degree
22 37 (13.31%) Open Source
23 35 (12.59%) TCP/IP
23 35 (12.59%) Opscode Chef
24 34 (12.23%) jQuery

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (14.75%) Apache
2 32 (11.51%) WebLogic
3 30 (10.79%) IIS
4 29 (10.43%) JBoss
5 15 (5.40%) WebSphere
6 14 (5.04%) nginx
7 13 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (3.96%) Tomcat
9 10 (3.60%) Drupal
10 6 (2.16%) Apache Pig
10 6 (2.16%) CMS
10 6 (2.16%) WordPress
10 6 (2.16%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.80%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.44%) Node.js
13 3 (1.08%) SAS
14 2 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.72%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 12 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) SPSS
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.72%) GoldMine
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.91%) SaaS
3 11 (3.96%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.88%) Amazon Glacier
5 8 (2.88%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.80%) GitHub
7 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.08%) PaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Responsys
8 2 (0.72%) Taleo
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.36%) Heroku
9 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 31 (11.15%) Firewall
3 13 (4.68%) MPLS
4 12 (4.32%) Internet
4 12 (4.32%) DNS
5 10 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (3.60%) SSH
6 9 (3.24%) Network Security
7 8 (2.88%) BGP
7 8 (2.88%) OSPF
7 8 (2.88%) Broadband
7 8 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.52%) VoIP
8 7 (2.52%) SSL
9 6 (2.16%) IOS XR
9 6 (2.16%) NX-OS
9 6 (2.16%) IPsec
9 6 (2.16%) VPN
9 6 (2.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.42%) MySQL
2 27 (9.71%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.40%) Big Data
5 13 (4.68%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.60%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.16%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.08%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.08%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.08%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.72%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (15.47%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.27%) Subversion
3 22 (7.91%) Selenium
4 21 (7.55%) Jenkins
5 20 (7.19%) Ant
6 19 (6.83%) JIRA
6 19 (6.83%) Hudson
7 15 (5.40%) JUnit
8 8 (2.88%) Maven
9 4 (1.44%) JBehave
9 4 (1.44%) GNU Toolchain
10 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.72%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.72%) JMeter
11 2 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.72%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (5.76%) Finance
2 14 (5.04%) Games
3 11 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.52%) Marketing
5 6 (2.16%) Banking
6 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.08%) Retail
7 3 (1.08%) Electronics
7 3 (1.08%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Automotive
8 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 2 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (26.62%) Developer
2 37 (13.31%) Software Engineer
3 30 (10.79%) Support Engineer
4 26 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (8.63%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.91%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.55%) Technical Support
8 20 (7.19%) Technical Engineer
9 19 (6.83%) Technical Support Engineer
10 16 (5.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (5.76%) Java Software Engineer
10 16 (5.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
11 15 (5.40%) Security Engineer
12 13 (4.68%) Build Manager
13 12 (4.32%) Senior Manager
14 11 (3.96%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 11 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (3.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 11 (3.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.22%) HTML
2 45 (16.19%) XML
3 39 (14.03%) .NET
4 38 (13.67%) CSS
5 34 (12.23%) jQuery
6 28 (10.07%) AngularJS
7 20 (7.19%) JSON
8 19 (6.83%) Web Services
9 16 (5.76%) HTML5
10 15 (5.40%) CSS3
10 15 (5.40%) PhoneGap
11 14 (5.04%) SOAP
11 14 (5.04%) ASP.NET
11 14 (5.04%) RESTful
12 13 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.68%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (4.32%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (3.60%) Backbone.js
15 9 (3.24%) Ajax
15 9 (3.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 37 (13.31%) Open Source
3 13 (4.68%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.24%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.88%) User Experience
6 8 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.80%) Statistics
8 5 (1.80%) Replication
8 5 (1.80%) Clustering
8 5 (1.80%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.44%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.44%) Blog
10 3 (1.08%) Physics
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.72%) Bitcoin
11 2 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 149 (53.60%) Linux
2 83 (29.86%) UNIX
3 75 (26.98%) Windows
4 26 (9.35%) Ubuntu
5 23 (8.27%) Mac OS X
6 21 (7.55%) CentOS
7 20 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.24%) Debian
9 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.08%) Android
10 3 (1.08%) VMS
11 2 (0.72%) SUSE
11 2 (0.72%) OpenBSD
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.42%) DevOps
3 48 (17.27%) Software Engineering
4 33 (11.87%) Scrum
5 30 (10.79%) SOA
5 30 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (10.43%) MVC
7 26 (9.35%) OOP
8 23 (8.27%) Configuration Management
9 20 (7.19%) OO
10 19 (6.83%) Web Development
10 19 (6.83%) Cyber Security
11 16 (5.76%) Identity Management
12 15 (5.40%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (5.40%) Mobile Development
13 14 (5.04%) Test Automation
14 13 (4.68%) TDD
14 13 (4.68%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.68%) Data Transformation
15 12 (4.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (41.37%) Perl
2 112 (40.29%) PHP
3 111 (39.93%) Ruby
4 96 (34.53%) Java
5 70 (25.18%) JavaScript
5 70 (25.18%) SQL
6 62 (22.30%) Bash Shell
7 51 (18.35%) C++
8 42 (15.11%) C
9 23 (8.27%) C#
10 22 (7.91%) PowerShell
11 16 (5.76%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.96%) Embedded C
12 11 (3.96%) Embedded C++
12 11 (3.96%) Jython
13 5 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.44%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.44%) VBScript
14 4 (1.44%) XPath
14 4 (1.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (13.31%) Degree
2 18 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.32%) CCIE
4 10 (3.60%) CISSP
4 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.52%) CCNP
6 6 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.80%) CISM
8 3 (1.08%) CHFI
8 3 (1.08%) CNA
8 3 (1.08%) CNE
8 3 (1.08%) Novell Certification
8 3 (1.08%) CISA
9 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.72%) GCIH
9 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.72%) ISEB
9 2 (0.72%) CCIP
9 2 (0.72%) CCNA
9 2 (0.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.76%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.68%) HIPAA
3 9 (3.24%) QA
4 8 (2.88%) SLA
5 3 (1.08%) FISMA
6 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.24%) vSphere
4 8 (2.88%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.80%) KVM
6 3 (1.08%) qmail
6 3 (1.08%) Snort
6 3 (1.08%) Squid
6 3 (1.08%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.72%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.72%) Docker
7 2 (0.72%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.72%) Varnish
8 1 (0.36%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.36%) Xen
8 1 (0.36%) Firmware
8 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 52 (18.71%) Puppet
2 35 (12.59%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (10.43%) Nagios
4 12 (4.32%) ZABBIX
5 10 (3.60%) cPanel
5 10 (3.60%) Plesk
6 9 (3.24%) Webmin
7 8 (2.88%) Cacti
7 8 (2.88%) Zenoss
8 6 (2.16%) Graphite
8 6 (2.16%) Ansible
9 4 (1.44%) Salt
9 4 (1.44%) collectd
9 4 (1.44%) Ganglia
10 3 (1.08%) Nessus
10 3 (1.08%) logstash
10 3 (1.08%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.72%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (13.31%) VMware
2 30 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.79%) Red Hat
3 20 (7.19%) Cisco
4 15 (5.40%) Oracle
5 7 (2.52%) Juniper
6 6 (2.16%) SAP
7 5 (1.80%) Splunk
7 5 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.44%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.44%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.44%) Dell
9 3 (1.08%) F5
9 3 (1.08%) Tableau
9 3 (1.08%) Google
9 3 (1.08%) Cognos
9 3 (1.08%) Informatica
9 3 (1.08%) Talend
10 2 (0.72%) Birst
10 2 (0.72%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + shares
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous starting salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Salary: Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago