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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 112 100 118
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 108 121 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.92% 2.18% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 5.56% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 97 107 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2162 2176 2906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.52% 39.24% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 1942 2552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +10 65 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Newbury -1 12 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Bracknell +7 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Slough +3 10 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Maidenhead -7 6 £57,500 +9.52%
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 156 (61.90%) Linux
2 109 (43.25%) Java
3 97 (38.49%) Perl
4 92 (36.51%) PHP
5 82 (32.54%) Ruby
6 74 (29.37%) SQL
7 67 (26.59%) C++
8 66 (26.19%) Windows
9 65 (25.79%) UNIX
10 55 (21.83%) Degree
11 51 (20.24%) Software Engineering
12 50 (19.84%) MySQL
13 45 (17.86%) .NET
13 45 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (17.06%) C
14 43 (17.06%) Bash Shell
15 41 (16.27%) C#
16 39 (15.48%) Apache
17 36 (14.29%) CSS
17 36 (14.29%) Computer Science
18 35 (13.89%) Web Services
18 35 (13.89%) HTML
19 34 (13.49%) Drupal
20 33 (13.10%) QA
20 33 (13.10%) CentOS
20 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
20 33 (13.10%) Red Hat
21 31 (12.30%) JavaScript
21 31 (12.30%) Open Source
22 30 (11.90%) Firewall

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (15.48%) Apache
2 34 (13.49%) Drupal
3 15 (5.95%) IIS
4 14 (5.56%) WordPress
5 12 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.76%) nginx
6 10 (3.97%) CMS
7 9 (3.57%) Resin
8 8 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.17%) Eucalyptus
8 8 (3.17%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.59%) Zope
9 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.59%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.19%) SAS
11 2 (0.79%) FileNet
11 2 (0.79%) Plone
11 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (4.37%) MS Excel
1 11 (4.37%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (11.11%) SaaS
2 14 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.38%) Google Apps
3 6 (2.38%) PaaS
3 6 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.59%) Office 365
5 2 (0.79%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.79%) Route 53
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.90%) Firewall
2 27 (10.71%) DNS
3 19 (7.54%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.56%) Internet
5 13 (5.16%) tcpdump
6 12 (4.76%) HTTP
7 8 (3.17%) Network Security
8 6 (2.38%) IPsec
8 6 (2.38%) DMZ
8 6 (2.38%) MPLS
8 6 (2.38%) OSPF
8 6 (2.38%) BGP
8 6 (2.38%) DSL
8 6 (2.38%) PPP
8 6 (2.38%) NetScaler
9 5 (1.98%) xDSL
9 5 (1.98%) WAN
9 5 (1.98%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.98%) IPv4
9 5 (1.98%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.84%) MySQL
2 21 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.37%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.78%) Big Data
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.59%) JasperReports
8 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.19%) DB2
9 2 (0.79%) Redis
9 2 (0.79%) Riak
9 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 25 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.54%) Selenium
3 18 (7.14%) Subversion
4 14 (5.56%) Metasploit
5 13 (5.16%) WebDriver
5 13 (5.16%) Ant
6 10 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.38%) TestNG
9 4 (1.59%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.59%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.79%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.79%) Maven
11 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.79%) Hudson
11 2 (0.79%) GNU Toolchain
11 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.40%) Firebug
General
1 19 (7.54%) Finance
2 14 (5.56%) Marketing
3 13 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.76%) Retail
5 5 (1.98%) Banking
6 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.59%) Electronics
7 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (27.78%) Developer
2 32 (12.70%) Software Engineer
3 29 (11.51%) Systems Engineer
4 25 (9.92%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 22 (8.73%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.35%) Senior Test Engineer
8 15 (5.95%) Linux Administrator
9 14 (5.56%) Security Engineer
9 14 (5.56%) Consultant
10 12 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 12 (4.76%) Administrator
11 11 (4.37%) Junior
11 11 (4.37%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (4.37%) C++ Developer
12 10 (3.97%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
13 9 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.57%) Tester
13 9 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (17.86%) .NET
2 36 (14.29%) CSS
3 35 (13.89%) Web Services
3 35 (13.89%) HTML
4 26 (10.32%) jQuery
5 20 (7.94%) LAMP
6 19 (7.54%) CSS3
7 18 (7.14%) HTML5
8 14 (5.56%) RESTful
9 10 (3.97%) XML
9 10 (3.97%) Java EE
9 10 (3.97%) Ajax
10 9 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (3.57%) .NET Framework
10 9 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (3.17%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.17%) Ember.js
11 8 (3.17%) Sensu
11 8 (3.17%) REST
12 7 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 31 (12.30%) Open Source
3 14 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 12 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.37%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
6 9 (3.57%) Clustering
7 6 (2.38%) FMCG
8 4 (1.59%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.19%) Chemistry
9 3 (1.19%) Biology
9 3 (1.19%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.19%) DTV
9 3 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.79%) STB
10 2 (0.79%) MPEG
10 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.79%) Social Network
10 2 (0.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 156 (61.90%) Linux
2 66 (26.19%) Windows
3 65 (25.79%) UNIX
4 33 (13.10%) CentOS
5 21 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.57%) Debian
7 8 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.38%) Solaris
10 4 (1.59%) SUSE
10 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.59%) Android
11 3 (1.19%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.79%) LynxOS
12 2 (0.79%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.24%) Software Engineering
2 45 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (11.51%) DevOps
4 21 (8.33%) Project Management
4 21 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 18 (7.14%) OO
6 16 (6.35%) Data Protection
7 15 (5.95%) Web Development
8 13 (5.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (4.76%) SIEM
9 12 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (4.37%) Test Automation
10 11 (4.37%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (4.37%) Software Architecture
10 11 (4.37%) Scrum
10 11 (4.37%) Configuration Management
11 10 (3.97%) ITIL
11 10 (3.97%) TDD
11 10 (3.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 109 (43.25%) Java
2 97 (38.49%) Perl
3 92 (36.51%) PHP
4 82 (32.54%) Ruby
5 74 (29.37%) SQL
6 67 (26.59%) C++
7 43 (17.06%) C
7 43 (17.06%) Bash Shell
8 41 (16.27%) C#
9 31 (12.30%) JavaScript
10 19 (7.54%) Shell Script
11 18 (7.14%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.17%) F#
13 6 (2.38%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.38%) Google Apps Script
14 5 (1.98%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.19%) R
16 2 (0.79%) Jython
16 2 (0.79%) VB
16 2 (0.79%) Ada
Qualifications
1 55 (21.83%) Degree
2 15 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.76%) CCNA
4 11 (4.37%) OSCP
4 11 (4.37%) OSCE
4 11 (4.37%) CISSP
5 10 (3.97%) CEH
6 8 (3.17%) RHCE
7 7 (2.78%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.38%) CCNP
9 5 (1.98%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.59%) CCIE
10 4 (1.59%) CCSP
10 4 (1.59%) CCIP
10 4 (1.59%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.79%) HND
13 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.40%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.10%) QA
2 15 (5.95%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.95%) HIPAA
3 4 (1.59%) SLA
4 2 (0.79%) DO-178B
System Software
1 23 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.95%) Nmap
4 13 (5.16%) Snort
5 11 (4.37%) vSphere
6 9 (3.57%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.17%) Varnish
8 6 (2.38%) KVM
9 5 (1.98%) NFS
9 5 (1.98%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.59%) Xen
11 2 (0.79%) Postfix
11 2 (0.79%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 25 (9.92%) Puppet
2 19 (7.54%) Nagios
3 15 (5.95%) Nessus
4 14 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (3.97%) Munin
6 8 (3.17%) OpenView
6 8 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (3.17%) Cacti
6 8 (3.17%) Ganglia
7 6 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.59%) Plesk
9 2 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.40%) Opsview
10 1 (0.40%) CORE IMPACT
10 1 (0.40%) Netcool
Vendors
1 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
1 33 (13.10%) Red Hat
2 30 (11.90%) VMware
3 18 (7.14%) Oracle
4 13 (5.16%) Imperva
4 13 (5.16%) Sophos
5 12 (4.76%) Cisco
6 10 (3.97%) JBoss
6 10 (3.97%) Citrix
7 8 (3.17%) Juniper
7 8 (3.17%) BMC
7 8 (3.17%) Splunk
8 6 (2.38%) Google
9 5 (1.98%) F5
10 4 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.59%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.19%) Zend
11 3 (1.19%) HP
11 3 (1.19%) NetApp
11 3 (1.19%) Apple
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
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