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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 53 135 109
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -26
Permanent jobs citing Python 227 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.52% 1.53% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.22% 4.22% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 184 82 105
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
2024 2158 2248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.29% 36.37% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 1726 1987
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +64 138 £45,000 - 19
Maidenhead +27 27 £57,500 - 1
Slough +20 27 £50,000 -31.03% 2
Bracknell +34 19 £50,000 +14.28% 5
Newbury 0 8 £45,000 - 4
Wokingham - 2 £55,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 219 (54.61%) Linux
2 177 (44.14%) Perl
3 157 (39.15%) PHP
4 151 (37.66%) Java
5 134 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (33.17%) Ruby
7 121 (30.17%) Degree
8 114 (28.43%) MySQL
9 105 (26.18%) SQL
9 105 (26.18%) Puppet
10 103 (25.69%) DevOps
11 98 (24.44%) JavaScript
11 98 (24.44%) UNIX
11 98 (24.44%) Windows
12 90 (22.44%) Apache
13 85 (21.20%) XML
14 84 (20.95%) Git (software)
15 83 (20.70%) C++
15 83 (20.70%) Computer Science
16 78 (19.45%) TCP/IP
17 76 (18.95%) Bash Shell
18 73 (18.20%) Analytical Skills
19 71 (17.71%) HTML
20 68 (16.96%) WebLogic
21 67 (16.71%) JBoss
22 63 (15.71%) VMware
22 63 (15.71%) jQuery
23 62 (15.46%) AngularJS
24 60 (14.96%) Configuration Management
24 60 (14.96%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 90 (22.44%) Apache
2 68 (16.96%) WebLogic
3 67 (16.71%) JBoss
4 44 (10.97%) OpenStack
5 37 (9.23%) Tomcat
6 27 (6.73%) Node.js
7 26 (6.48%) nginx
8 23 (5.74%) Drupal
9 18 (4.49%) IIS
10 16 (3.99%) CMS
10 16 (3.99%) WebSphere
11 15 (3.74%) WordPress
12 4 (1.00%) SAS
12 4 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.75%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.75%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.50%) Eucalyptus
15 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 25 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (10.47%) SaaS
3 13 (3.24%) Taleo
3 13 (3.24%) Responsys
4 8 (2.00%) PaaS
4 8 (2.00%) IaaS
5 7 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.00%) GitHub
7 3 (0.75%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.75%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.75%) Route 53
7 3 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.75%) Trello
7 3 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.50%) Heroku
9 1 (0.25%) Force.com
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 78 (19.45%) TCP/IP
2 52 (12.97%) HTTP
3 51 (12.72%) SSL
4 49 (12.22%) DNS
4 49 (12.22%) Firewall
5 45 (11.22%) Internet
6 41 (10.22%) SMTP
7 24 (5.99%) LDAP
8 21 (5.24%) MPLS
9 20 (4.99%) OSPF
10 19 (4.74%) BGP
11 15 (3.74%) VPN
11 15 (3.74%) IPsec
12 13 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (2.99%) Broadband
13 12 (2.99%) WAN
14 10 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (2.24%) Wireless
15 9 (2.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (28.43%) MySQL
2 59 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 31 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 27 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (5.74%) SQL Server
6 18 (4.49%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.24%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.99%) Couchbase
9 15 (3.74%) Oracle Database
10 13 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (2.49%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.49%) Big Data
12 5 (1.25%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.50%) Redis
15 2 (0.50%) SQLite
16 1 (0.25%) CouchDB
16 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 84 (20.95%) Git (software)
2 38 (9.48%) Subversion
3 35 (8.73%) JIRA
4 31 (7.73%) Jenkins
5 30 (7.48%) Hudson
6 27 (6.73%) Selenium
7 19 (4.74%) JUnit
8 18 (4.49%) Ant
9 16 (3.99%) Grunt
9 16 (3.99%) gulp
10 15 (3.74%) Bower
11 7 (1.75%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.25%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.75%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.75%) JBehave
13 3 (0.75%) TestNG
13 3 (0.75%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.75%) Redmine
13 3 (0.75%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.75%) webpack
General
1 31 (7.73%) Telecoms
2 30 (7.48%) Finance
3 18 (4.49%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.49%) Banking
5 13 (3.24%) Legal
6 11 (2.74%) Marketing
7 9 (2.24%) Electronics
8 6 (1.50%) Retail
9 2 (0.50%) Games
9 2 (0.50%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 128 (31.92%) Developer
2 53 (13.22%) Senior Developer
3 46 (11.47%) Software Engineer
4 39 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 36 (8.98%) Administrator
6 34 (8.48%) Senior Manager
7 28 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
8 27 (6.73%) Systems Engineer
8 27 (6.73%) Support Engineer
8 27 (6.73%) Build Manager
8 27 (6.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 24 (5.99%) Linux Engineer
10 23 (5.74%) Applications Support
11 20 (4.99%) Software Developer
11 20 (4.99%) Java Developer
12 16 (3.99%) Java Software Engineer
12 16 (3.99%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
13 14 (3.49%) Senior Support Engineer
13 14 (3.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (21.20%) XML
2 71 (17.71%) HTML
3 63 (15.71%) jQuery
4 62 (15.46%) AngularJS
5 60 (14.96%) CSS
6 53 (13.22%) Web Services
7 51 (12.72%) JSON
8 49 (12.22%) .NET
9 37 (9.23%) HTML5
10 34 (8.48%) LAMP
11 33 (8.23%) CSS3
12 31 (7.73%) REST
13 30 (7.48%) Ajax
14 29 (7.23%) Backbone.js
15 27 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (6.48%) SOAP
17 25 (6.23%) .NET Framework
18 22 (5.49%) Ruby on Rails
19 18 (4.49%) ASP.NET
20 17 (4.24%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 83 (20.70%) Computer Science
2 73 (18.20%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.24%) Statistics
4 17 (4.24%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.99%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.24%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.24%) Digital Media
7 12 (2.99%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.49%) Replication
9 8 (2.00%) Physics
10 6 (1.50%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.25%) DTV
11 5 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.25%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.00%) Social Media
12 4 (1.00%) FMCG
13 3 (0.75%) Economics
13 3 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.75%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 219 (54.61%) Linux
2 98 (24.44%) UNIX
2 98 (24.44%) Windows
3 54 (13.47%) CentOS
4 25 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (4.24%) Ubuntu
6 15 (3.74%) Mac OS X
7 14 (3.49%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (2.74%) Debian
9 10 (2.49%) SUSE
10 9 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.00%) Android
12 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.50%) Solaris
13 2 (0.50%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (25.69%) DevOps
3 60 (14.96%) Configuration Management
4 58 (14.46%) Scrum
5 53 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (12.47%) Software Engineering
7 49 (12.22%) Open Source
8 44 (10.97%) SOA
9 34 (8.48%) MVC
10 28 (6.98%) Incident Management
11 26 (6.48%) Project Management
12 25 (6.23%) BDD
13 23 (5.74%) OOP
13 23 (5.74%) TDD
14 21 (5.24%) Web Development
15 18 (4.49%) User Stories
15 18 (4.49%) Cyber Security
16 17 (4.24%) Mobile Development
16 17 (4.24%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (3.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 177 (44.14%) Perl
2 157 (39.15%) PHP
3 151 (37.66%) Java
4 133 (33.17%) Ruby
5 105 (26.18%) SQL
6 98 (24.44%) JavaScript
7 83 (20.70%) C++
8 76 (18.95%) Bash Shell
9 56 (13.97%) C
10 44 (10.97%) C#
11 33 (8.23%) Shell Script
12 29 (7.23%) Objective-C
13 28 (6.98%) Jython
14 17 (4.24%) VB.NET
15 14 (3.49%) PowerShell
16 12 (2.99%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.50%) F#
18 5 (1.25%) R
18 5 (1.25%) VB
18 5 (1.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 121 (30.17%) Degree
2 25 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (3.99%) CCIE
4 10 (2.49%) CCNP
4 10 (2.49%) CISSP
4 10 (2.49%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (2.24%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.50%) ISEB
7 5 (1.25%) MySQL Certification
7 5 (1.25%) IC3 Certification
7 5 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.25%) JNCIP
7 5 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.00%) JNCIA
8 4 (1.00%) CCIP
8 4 (1.00%) CCSP
8 4 (1.00%) CISM
9 3 (0.75%) PhD
9 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.73%) QA
2 16 (3.99%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.49%) HIPAA
4 7 (1.75%) SLA
5 5 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) FISMA
System Software
1 37 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (5.99%) Squid
2 24 (5.99%) qmail
3 10 (2.49%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.24%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.00%) VirtualBox
6 7 (1.75%) KVM
7 5 (1.25%) iptables
8 3 (0.75%) Samba
8 3 (0.75%) Docker
9 2 (0.50%) HDFS
9 2 (0.50%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.50%) XenServer
9 2 (0.50%) Varnish
9 2 (0.50%) Snort
9 2 (0.50%) Firmware
9 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.25%) Xen
10 1 (0.25%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 105 (26.18%) Puppet
2 58 (14.46%) Nagios
3 49 (12.22%) ZABBIX
4 36 (8.98%) Graphite
5 33 (8.23%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (6.98%) Cacti
7 25 (6.23%) Ganglia
7 25 (6.23%) logstash
8 23 (5.74%) collectd
9 12 (2.99%) Ansible
10 11 (2.74%) Vagrant
11 8 (2.00%) Salt
12 6 (1.50%) Nessus
13 4 (1.00%) FortiGate
13 4 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (1.00%) Rundeck
14 2 (0.50%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.50%) OpenView
14 2 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 2 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 63 (15.71%) VMware
2 49 (12.22%) Red Hat
3 38 (9.48%) Cisco
4 36 (8.98%) Oracle
4 36 (8.98%) Microsoft
4 36 (8.98%) Splunk
5 23 (5.74%) Websense
6 16 (3.99%) Atlassian
7 13 (3.24%) Eloqua
7 13 (3.24%) Sun
7 13 (3.24%) HP
8 12 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.49%) Juniper
10 6 (1.50%) SAP
10 6 (1.50%) Tableau
11 5 (1.25%) F5
11 5 (1.25%) LogLogic
11 5 (1.25%) McAfee
12 4 (1.00%) IBM
12 4 (1.00%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £70k + Bonus + Bens + RSU
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 plus bonus,car allowance and benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £59,000 per annum £45-59k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago