The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 84 136 98
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -38
Permanent jobs citing Python 164 94 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.75% 1.74% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.86% 3.96% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 151 82 129
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2392 2376 2994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.06% 44.04% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2039 2673
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 84 £55,000 +46.66% 15
Bracknell +30 21 £47,500 - 3
Newbury - 16 £47,500 - 1
Slough +1 14 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Maidenhead -12 12 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Ascot - 3 £38,500 -
Windsor - 1 £37,500 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 213 (61.74%) Linux
2 178 (51.59%) Perl
3 147 (42.61%) PHP
4 139 (40.29%) Java
5 125 (36.23%) C++
6 114 (33.04%) Degree
7 105 (30.43%) Ruby
8 93 (26.96%) MySQL
9 90 (26.09%) Windows
10 85 (24.64%) Apache
10 85 (24.64%) Drupal
11 83 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (24.06%) UNIX
12 79 (22.90%) SQL
13 73 (21.16%) Computer Science
14 68 (19.71%) Software Engineering
14 68 (19.71%) JavaScript
15 67 (19.42%) Red Hat
16 63 (18.26%) Bash Shell
17 62 (17.97%) WordPress
17 62 (17.97%) .NET
18 61 (17.68%) HTML
18 61 (17.68%) SaaS
19 60 (17.39%) QA
20 58 (16.81%) CentOS
21 54 (15.65%) Open Source
22 53 (15.36%) Ubuntu
23 52 (15.07%) C
24 51 (14.78%) CSS
25 49 (14.20%) Microsoft

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 85 (24.64%) Apache
1 85 (24.64%) Drupal
2 62 (17.97%) WordPress
3 48 (13.91%) nginx
4 43 (12.46%) IIS
5 36 (10.43%) WebSphere
6 34 (9.86%) CMS
6 34 (9.86%) Alfresco
7 24 (6.96%) SharePoint
8 15 (4.35%) Eucalyptus
9 11 (3.19%) Tomcat
10 9 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (2.61%) FileNet
10 9 (2.61%) WebSphere Process Server
10 9 (2.61%) Quickr
10 9 (2.61%) IBM Connections
10 9 (2.61%) WebSphere Portal
11 4 (1.16%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.16%) Node.js
11 4 (1.16%) Zope
Applications
1 18 (5.22%) MS Office
2 10 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 61 (17.68%) SaaS
2 27 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (4.06%) PaaS
5 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.16%) GitHub
5 4 (1.16%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.58%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.58%) Office 365
6 2 (0.58%) Route 53
7 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.43%) DNS
2 35 (10.14%) Firewall
3 34 (9.86%) TCP/IP
4 28 (8.12%) HTTP
5 25 (7.25%) Internet
6 21 (6.09%) FTP
7 20 (5.80%) tcpdump
8 15 (4.35%) LDAP
9 13 (3.77%) SMTP
9 13 (3.77%) TELNET
10 12 (3.48%) NAS
11 10 (2.90%) DHCP
12 9 (2.61%) SNMP
12 9 (2.61%) IPsec
13 7 (2.03%) SSL
13 7 (2.03%) SSH
14 6 (1.74%) AMQP
15 5 (1.45%) MPLS
15 5 (1.45%) OSPF
15 5 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (26.96%) MySQL
2 46 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 36 (10.43%) NoSQL
4 30 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (7.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (6.96%) Riak
7 18 (5.22%) Hadoop
7 18 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.19%) DB2
9 10 (2.90%) Big Data
10 9 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.16%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.16%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 47 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.67%) Ant
3 21 (6.09%) Metasploit
4 20 (5.80%) Subversion
5 13 (3.77%) Selenium
6 9 (2.61%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.32%) GNU Toolchain
7 8 (2.32%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.03%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.03%) Maven
9 6 (1.74%) Hudson
9 6 (1.74%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.74%) BitKeeper
10 5 (1.45%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.45%) TestNG
11 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.58%) Xcode
11 2 (0.58%) eggPlant
12 1 (0.29%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.29%) Gradle
General
1 13 (3.77%) Finance
2 10 (2.90%) Marketing
2 10 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.61%) Retail
4 4 (1.16%) Automotive
4 4 (1.16%) Electronics
5 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Banking
6 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 99 (28.70%) Developer
2 43 (12.46%) Linux Engineer
3 37 (10.72%) Software Engineer
4 34 (9.86%) Administrator
5 33 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
6 30 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 29 (8.41%) Linux Administrator
8 26 (7.54%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (6.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (6.96%) Senior Developer
10 23 (6.67%) Tester
11 20 (5.80%) Support Engineer
11 20 (5.80%) Security Engineer
12 19 (5.51%) QA Tester
12 19 (5.51%) C++ Developer
13 16 (4.64%) Python Developer
13 16 (4.64%) Principal Engineer
14 15 (4.35%) Test Engineer
14 15 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 15 (4.35%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (17.97%) .NET
2 61 (17.68%) HTML
3 51 (14.78%) CSS
4 45 (13.04%) SOAP
5 41 (11.88%) Ajax
5 41 (11.88%) Web Services
6 38 (11.01%) jQuery
7 35 (10.14%) HTML5
8 34 (9.86%) CSS3
9 33 (9.57%) REST
10 31 (8.99%) JSON
11 25 (7.25%) XML
11 25 (7.25%) ASP.NET
12 24 (6.96%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (6.96%) Ember.js
13 23 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
14 21 (6.09%) LAMP
15 20 (5.80%) Java EE
16 17 (4.93%) RESTful
17 14 (4.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.16%) Computer Science
2 54 (15.65%) Open Source
3 23 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.64%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (2.32%) Clustering
6 8 (2.32%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.74%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.45%) Replication
9 5 (1.45%) FMCG
10 4 (1.16%) Blog
10 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.16%) BBC
11 3 (0.87%) DTV
12 2 (0.58%) Social Network
12 2 (0.58%) RIA
12 2 (0.58%) STB
12 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 213 (61.74%) Linux
2 90 (26.09%) Windows
3 83 (24.06%) UNIX
4 58 (16.81%) CentOS
5 53 (15.36%) Ubuntu
6 19 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.77%) Debian
8 13 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (2.90%) Android
9 10 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.16%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.87%) SUSE
12 2 (0.58%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (19.71%) Software Engineering
3 34 (9.86%) ITIL
4 33 (9.57%) Test Automation
5 28 (8.12%) Migration
5 28 (8.12%) OO
6 27 (7.83%) Data Protection
7 24 (6.96%) Software Architecture
7 24 (6.96%) Configuration Management
8 23 (6.67%) Project Management
9 19 (5.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (5.51%) Manual Testing
9 19 (5.51%) Stress Testing
9 19 (5.51%) SIEM
9 19 (5.51%) User Stories
10 17 (4.93%) Business Continuity
10 17 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (4.93%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (4.93%) Document Management
11 16 (4.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 178 (51.59%) Perl
2 147 (42.61%) PHP
3 139 (40.29%) Java
4 125 (36.23%) C++
5 105 (30.43%) Ruby
6 79 (22.90%) SQL
7 68 (19.71%) JavaScript
8 63 (18.26%) Bash Shell
9 52 (15.07%) C
10 27 (7.83%) C#
11 22 (6.38%) Shell Script
12 13 (3.77%) F#
13 9 (2.61%) Jython
14 6 (1.74%) AWK
14 6 (1.74%) sed
15 4 (1.16%) OCaml
15 4 (1.16%) Haskell
15 4 (1.16%) Erlang
15 4 (1.16%) Scala
15 4 (1.16%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 114 (33.04%) Degree
2 20 (5.80%) OSCP
2 20 (5.80%) OSCE
2 20 (5.80%) CISSP
3 19 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (5.51%) CEH
4 16 (4.64%) CCNA
5 9 (2.61%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.03%) HND
6 7 (2.03%) RHCE
7 4 (1.16%) CCNP
8 3 (0.87%) CCIE
8 3 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.58%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.58%) CCSP
9 2 (0.58%) CCIP
10 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.29%) MCSE
10 1 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (17.39%) QA
2 28 (8.12%) SLA
3 19 (5.51%) HIPAA
3 19 (5.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (7.25%) vSphere
3 23 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 21 (6.09%) Nmap
5 20 (5.80%) Snort
6 15 (4.35%) Varnish
7 13 (3.77%) NFS
8 9 (2.61%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.16%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.16%) KVM
10 2 (0.58%) Xen
10 2 (0.58%) Postfix
10 2 (0.58%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 39 (11.30%) Puppet
2 34 (9.86%) Plesk
3 28 (8.12%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (6.09%) Nessus
5 19 (5.51%) Nagios
6 18 (5.22%) Ganglia
7 16 (4.64%) Cacti
7 16 (4.64%) OpenView
8 15 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.16%) SCCM
9 4 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.16%) Legato
10 3 (0.87%) Munin
11 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 67 (19.42%) Red Hat
2 49 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 49 (14.20%) VMware
3 31 (8.99%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (5.80%) Imperva
4 20 (5.80%) Sophos
4 20 (5.80%) JBoss
5 17 (4.93%) IBM
6 16 (4.64%) Splunk
6 16 (4.64%) BMC
6 16 (4.64%) Oracle
7 12 (3.48%) Hitachi
8 11 (3.19%) HP
9 9 (2.61%) Cognos
9 9 (2.61%) Cisco
9 9 (2.61%) Lotus
10 8 (2.32%) Websense
11 6 (1.74%) Sun
12 5 (1.45%) Symantec
12 5 (1.45%) Rackspace
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £55-65,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Websense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Websense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago