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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 100 94 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 139 142 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.56% 2.49% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.03% 6.41% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 126 130 95
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
1976 2217 2339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.46% 38.95% 43.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1881 2017
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 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 1 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 +10 87 £45,000 -14.28% 33
Slough +3 15 £60,000 +26.31%
Newbury +5 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Bracknell -7 6 £45,000 -
Maidenhead -2 5 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 139 (51.67%) Linux
2 109 (40.52%) Perl
3 103 (38.29%) Ruby
4 98 (36.43%) PHP
5 97 (36.06%) Java
6 85 (31.60%) UNIX
7 73 (27.14%) Windows
8 71 (26.39%) SQL
9 68 (25.28%) JavaScript
10 63 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (22.68%) Bash Shell
12 57 (21.19%) HTML
13 55 (20.45%) DevOps
14 51 (18.96%) MySQL
15 49 (18.22%) C++
16 48 (17.84%) Puppet
17 44 (16.36%) Software Engineering
18 42 (15.61%) Git (software)
18 42 (15.61%) C
18 42 (15.61%) XML
19 40 (14.87%) .NET
20 38 (14.13%) VMware
20 38 (14.13%) Computer Science
21 36 (13.38%) Degree
22 34 (12.64%) Apache
22 34 (12.64%) TCP/IP
23 33 (12.27%) IIS
23 33 (12.27%) CSS
23 33 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (12.27%) Open Source

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 34 (12.64%) Apache
2 33 (12.27%) IIS
3 32 (11.90%) WebLogic
4 27 (10.04%) JBoss
5 15 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.83%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.83%) nginx
7 10 (3.72%) Drupal
8 7 (2.60%) CMS
8 7 (2.60%) WordPress
8 7 (2.60%) Alfresco
9 6 (2.23%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.86%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.49%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.12%) SAS
12 3 (1.12%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.74%) Node.js
13 2 (0.74%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 15 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) SPSS
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.09%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.74%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.06%) SaaS
3 11 (4.09%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (3.72%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.97%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.97%) Amazon Glacier
6 5 (1.86%) GitHub
7 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.74%) Taleo
8 2 (0.74%) PaaS
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.74%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.74%) Responsys
9 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.64%) TCP/IP
2 30 (11.15%) Firewall
3 15 (5.58%) MPLS
4 11 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (3.72%) Internet
6 9 (3.35%) OSPF
6 9 (3.35%) DNS
6 9 (3.35%) Broadband
6 9 (3.35%) BGP
6 9 (3.35%) SSH
6 9 (3.35%) Network Security
6 9 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.60%) IOS XR
7 7 (2.60%) NX-OS
7 7 (2.60%) IPsec
7 7 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (2.23%) Unified Communications
8 6 (2.23%) VPN
8 6 (2.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.96%) MySQL
2 29 (10.78%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.69%) Big Data
5 13 (4.83%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.46%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.72%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (2.23%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.49%) DB2
11 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.12%) Sqoop
12 3 (1.12%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.12%) PowerCenter
12 3 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (15.61%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.92%) Subversion
3 23 (8.55%) Hudson
4 22 (8.18%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.69%) Selenium
5 18 (6.69%) Ant
6 16 (5.95%) JIRA
7 13 (4.83%) JUnit
8 8 (2.97%) Maven
9 4 (1.49%) JBehave
9 4 (1.49%) GNU Toolchain
10 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.74%) AnthillPro
11 2 (0.74%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.74%) Robotium
11 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.74%) JMeter
General
1 14 (5.20%) Games
2 11 (4.09%) Finance
3 7 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.60%) Marketing
4 4 (1.49%) Automotive
5 3 (1.12%) Retail
6 2 (0.74%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Military
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
6 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
6 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (25.65%) Developer
2 37 (13.75%) Software Engineer
3 30 (11.15%) Support Engineer
4 25 (9.29%) Senior Developer
5 24 (8.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (8.18%) Linux Engineer
7 21 (7.81%) Technical Support
8 19 (7.06%) Java Developer
8 19 (7.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 19 (7.06%) Technical Engineer
9 18 (6.69%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (5.58%) Build Manager
10 15 (5.58%) Pre Sales Engineer
11 14 (5.20%) Java Software Engineer
11 14 (5.20%) Security Engineer
12 13 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (4.09%) Senior Manager
13 11 (4.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 11 (4.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 10 (3.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (21.19%) HTML
2 42 (15.61%) XML
3 40 (14.87%) .NET
4 33 (12.27%) CSS
5 27 (10.04%) jQuery
6 23 (8.55%) Web Services
7 21 (7.81%) AngularJS
8 16 (5.95%) ASP.NET
9 14 (5.20%) HTML5
9 14 (5.20%) RESTful
9 14 (5.20%) JSON
10 13 (4.83%) CSS3
10 13 (4.83%) PhoneGap
10 13 (4.83%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (4.46%) SOAP
12 11 (4.09%) J2EE
13 10 (3.72%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (3.72%) Ajax
14 5 (1.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 33 (12.27%) Open Source
3 11 (4.09%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.97%) Mathematics
4 8 (2.97%) User Experience
5 7 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.60%) Statistics
6 5 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.86%) Clustering
6 5 (1.86%) Replication
7 4 (1.49%) Blog
7 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.12%) Physics
9 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.74%) Economics
9 2 (0.74%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 139 (51.67%) Linux
2 85 (31.60%) UNIX
3 73 (27.14%) Windows
4 27 (10.04%) Ubuntu
5 21 (7.81%) Mac OS X
6 19 (7.06%) CentOS
7 17 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.35%) Debian
9 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.12%) VMS
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.74%) Android
11 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.74%) OpenBSD
11 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.45%) DevOps
3 44 (16.36%) Software Engineering
4 33 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (11.90%) SOA
6 28 (10.41%) Scrum
7 27 (10.04%) OOP
8 26 (9.67%) MVC
9 22 (8.18%) OO
10 20 (7.43%) Configuration Management
11 19 (7.06%) Cyber Security
12 18 (6.69%) Web Development
13 15 (5.58%) Identity Management
13 15 (5.58%) Test Automation
14 14 (5.20%) Reverse Engineering
14 14 (5.20%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (4.83%) Service Delivery
15 13 (4.83%) Data Transformation
15 13 (4.83%) Mobile Development
16 12 (4.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (40.52%) Perl
2 103 (38.29%) Ruby
3 98 (36.43%) PHP
4 97 (36.06%) Java
5 71 (26.39%) SQL
6 68 (25.28%) JavaScript
7 61 (22.68%) Bash Shell
8 49 (18.22%) C++
9 42 (15.61%) C
10 25 (9.29%) C#
11 24 (8.92%) PowerShell
12 14 (5.20%) Shell Script
13 13 (4.83%) Jython
14 11 (4.09%) Embedded C
14 11 (4.09%) Embedded C++
15 5 (1.86%) R
15 5 (1.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 4 (1.49%) XPath
16 4 (1.49%) Groovy
16 4 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (13.38%) Degree
2 20 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.20%) CCIE
4 10 (3.72%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.35%) CISSP
6 8 (2.97%) CCNP
7 6 (2.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.86%) CISM
9 3 (1.12%) CCSP
9 3 (1.12%) CCIP
9 3 (1.12%) CNA
9 3 (1.12%) CNE
9 3 (1.12%) Novell Certification
9 3 (1.12%) CISA
9 3 (1.12%) CHFI
9 3 (1.12%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.74%) MySQL Certification
10 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) IC3 Certification
10 2 (0.74%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.58%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.83%) HIPAA
3 8 (2.97%) SLA
4 7 (2.60%) QA
5 3 (1.12%) FISMA
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.72%) vSphere
3 9 (3.35%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.97%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.23%) KVM
6 3 (1.12%) Apache Flume
6 3 (1.12%) Snort
7 2 (0.74%) Xen
7 2 (0.74%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.74%) Varnish
7 2 (0.74%) Docker
7 2 (0.74%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.37%) Firmware
8 1 (0.37%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.37%) qmail
8 1 (0.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 48 (17.84%) Puppet
2 33 (12.27%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (9.29%) Nagios
4 11 (4.09%) Plesk
4 11 (4.09%) cPanel
5 10 (3.72%) Webmin
6 9 (3.35%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.97%) Zenoss
8 7 (2.60%) Cacti
9 5 (1.86%) Graphite
9 5 (1.86%) Ansible
10 3 (1.12%) collectd
10 3 (1.12%) Salt
10 3 (1.12%) Ganglia
10 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.74%) Nmap
11 2 (0.74%) Nessus
11 2 (0.74%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.74%) OpenView
11 2 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 38 (14.13%) VMware
2 29 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (10.41%) Red Hat
4 23 (8.55%) Cisco
5 20 (7.43%) Oracle
6 7 (2.60%) Juniper
7 5 (1.86%) SAP
7 5 (1.86%) Splunk
8 4 (1.49%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.49%) F5
8 4 (1.49%) Dell
8 4 (1.49%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.12%) Informatica
9 3 (1.12%) Tableau
9 3 (1.12%) Talend
9 3 (1.12%) Google
10 2 (0.74%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.74%) NetHawk
10 2 (0.74%) Netezza
10 2 (0.74%) Foundry
Reading
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension Gym Membership Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Equity, More
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Churchill Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa. 30-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago