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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 128 88 127
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +39
Permanent jobs citing Python 106 175 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.80% 2.90% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.31% 6.67% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 103 144 94
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1995 2624 2519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.85% 43.46% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 2148 2204
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 50 £49,500 -1.00% 8
Maidenhead +10 23 £60,000 +33.33%
Slough -16 14 £47,500 +15.85% 1
Bracknell -27 6 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Newbury -6 2 £43,750 +9.37% 3
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 121 (61.42%) Linux
2 81 (41.12%) Java
3 76 (38.58%) Perl
4 66 (33.50%) UNIX
5 56 (28.43%) SQL
6 50 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (25.38%) Ruby
7 47 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (22.84%) C#
9 44 (22.34%) C++
9 44 (22.34%) Windows
10 42 (21.32%) C
11 40 (20.30%) MySQL
12 38 (19.29%) DevOps
13 37 (18.78%) PHP
14 35 (17.77%) Software Engineering
15 34 (17.26%) Degree
16 32 (16.24%) JavaScript
17 31 (15.74%) Oracle
18 29 (14.72%) Git (software)
18 29 (14.72%) Hudson
19 28 (14.21%) Bash Shell
19 28 (14.21%) VMware
20 26 (13.20%) Subversion
20 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
20 26 (13.20%) .NET
21 25 (12.69%) OO
22 24 (12.18%) JBoss
23 23 (11.68%) SOA
23 23 (11.68%) HTML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (12.18%) JBoss
2 23 (11.68%) WebLogic
3 15 (7.61%) Apache
4 11 (5.58%) IIS
5 9 (4.57%) Resin
6 8 (4.06%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (4.06%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (3.55%) Drupal
8 6 (3.05%) CMS
9 5 (2.54%) Zope
10 4 (2.03%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.52%) Jetty
11 3 (1.52%) Node.js
11 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.02%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.02%) Plone
13 1 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (7.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.03%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.61%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.11%) Internet
3 13 (6.60%) DNS
4 5 (2.54%) NetScaler
4 5 (2.54%) MPLS
5 4 (2.03%) HTTP
5 4 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.03%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.03%) Network Security
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.52%) SSL
6 3 (1.52%) Firewall
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.52%) Broadband
7 2 (1.02%) PPP
7 2 (1.02%) VPN
7 2 (1.02%) OSPF
7 2 (1.02%) BGP
7 2 (1.02%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.02%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.30%) MySQL
2 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.60%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.57%) Big Data
4 9 (4.57%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.54%) JasperReports
6 5 (2.54%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.03%) Redis
7 4 (2.03%) DB2
7 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.51%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 29 (14.72%) Git (software)
1 29 (14.72%) Hudson
2 26 (13.20%) Subversion
3 19 (9.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.06%) Ant
5 8 (4.06%) Selenium
5 8 (4.06%) CruiseControl
6 5 (2.54%) Maven
6 5 (2.54%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.03%) JIRA
7 4 (2.03%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.02%) Gradle
10 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.51%) Emacs
General
1 19 (9.64%) Finance
2 18 (9.14%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.58%) Banking
4 5 (2.54%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Automotive
6 2 (1.02%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Games
6 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (38.07%) Developer
2 28 (14.21%) Senior Developer
3 27 (13.71%) Software Engineer
4 20 (10.15%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (9.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (8.12%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (7.61%) Build Manager
8 14 (7.11%) Test Engineer
9 12 (6.09%) PHP Developer
9 12 (6.09%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (5.58%) Web Developer
10 11 (5.58%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.08%) Junior
11 10 (5.08%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (5.08%) Python Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Administrator
13 8 (4.06%) Support Engineer
13 8 (4.06%) Consultant
13 8 (4.06%) Software Developer
13 8 (4.06%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.20%) .NET
2 23 (11.68%) HTML
3 22 (11.17%) CSS
4 21 (10.66%) Web Services
5 20 (10.15%) XML
6 19 (9.64%) jQuery
7 15 (7.61%) LAMP
8 12 (6.09%) RESTful
8 12 (6.09%) Backbone.js
9 11 (5.58%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.58%) J2EE
10 9 (4.57%) .NET Framework
10 9 (4.57%) Java EE
10 9 (4.57%) Software Packaging
11 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET
11 8 (4.06%) Spring
12 7 (3.55%) Ajax
12 7 (3.55%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (3.05%) Django
13 6 (3.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) Computer Science
1 16 (8.12%) Open Source
2 12 (6.09%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.08%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.57%) Clustering
4 9 (4.57%) Mobile Computing
5 8 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.05%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.02%) Economics
8 2 (1.02%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.02%) IPTV
8 2 (1.02%) Statistics
8 2 (1.02%) MPEG
9 1 (0.51%) DTV
9 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.51%) RIA
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (61.42%) Linux
2 66 (33.50%) UNIX
3 44 (22.34%) Windows
4 16 (8.12%) CentOS
5 11 (5.58%) Solaris
6 7 (3.55%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.03%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.52%) VxWorks
8 3 (1.52%) LynxOS
8 3 (1.52%) Debian
9 2 (1.02%) Android
9 2 (1.02%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.51%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (19.29%) DevOps
4 35 (17.77%) Software Engineering
5 25 (12.69%) OO
6 23 (11.68%) SOA
7 19 (9.64%) Scrum
8 17 (8.63%) UML
9 14 (7.11%) TDD
10 13 (6.60%) Load Balancing
11 12 (6.09%) Test Automation
12 11 (5.58%) MVC
13 10 (5.08%) OOD
13 10 (5.08%) Release Management
14 9 (4.57%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.57%) Web Development
15 8 (4.06%) OOP
15 8 (4.06%) Logistics
15 8 (4.06%) Mentoring
16 7 (3.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 81 (41.12%) Java
2 76 (38.58%) Perl
3 56 (28.43%) SQL
4 50 (25.38%) Ruby
5 45 (22.84%) C#
6 44 (22.34%) C++
7 42 (21.32%) C
8 37 (18.78%) PHP
9 32 (16.24%) JavaScript
10 28 (14.21%) Bash Shell
11 21 (10.66%) PowerShell
12 16 (8.12%) Jython
13 15 (7.61%) Shell Script
14 8 (4.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (1.52%) Scala
15 3 (1.52%) Ada
16 2 (1.02%) Groovy
16 2 (1.02%) R
17 1 (0.51%) Clojure
17 1 (0.51%) F#
Qualifications
1 34 (17.26%) Degree
2 8 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.54%) CCIE
4 3 (1.52%) CCNA
5 2 (1.02%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.02%) CCSP
5 2 (1.02%) CCNP
5 2 (1.02%) CCIP
6 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.51%) CEH
6 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) ISEB
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) OSCP
6 1 (0.51%) OSCE
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.12%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.60%) vSphere
3 12 (6.09%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.55%) KVM
5 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Snort
6 1 (0.51%) Nmap
6 1 (0.51%) Xen
6 1 (0.51%) QEMU
6 1 (0.51%) Ceph
6 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (9.64%) Puppet
2 14 (7.11%) Nagios
3 10 (5.08%) Munin
4 8 (4.06%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.02%) StatsD
6 2 (1.02%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.51%) Cacti
7 1 (0.51%) Nessus
7 1 (0.51%) Plesk
7 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.51%) Opsview
7 1 (0.51%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 31 (15.74%) Oracle
2 28 (14.21%) VMware
3 18 (9.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.14%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.58%) Cisco
5 5 (2.54%) Citrix
5 5 (2.54%) Juniper
5 5 (2.54%) Zend
6 4 (2.03%) Remedy
7 3 (1.52%) NetApp
7 3 (1.52%) HP
8 2 (1.02%) Cognos
8 2 (1.02%) Apple
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.02%) Akamai
8 2 (1.02%) F5
8 2 (1.02%) Tableau
9 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.51%) Sophos
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + BUPA + More
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 9% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago