The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.45% 2.94% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.76% 7.24% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
- +0.31%
Python
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
213 221 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.66% 40.55% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114 174 189
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Python
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Bracknell region.

Python Salary Trend in Bracknell

Python
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (40.00%) QA
3 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (30.00%) Test Management
5 5 (25.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) HTTP
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) UNIX
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
8 2 (10.00%) Google Apps Script
8 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (10.00%) Apache
8 2 (10.00%) IIS
8 2 (10.00%) MPEG
8 2 (10.00%) Perl
8 2 (10.00%) Apple
8 2 (10.00%) DMZ

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
3 2 (10.00%) DMZ
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Introscope
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Development Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Test Development Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (10.00%) Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.00%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) MPEG
2 2 (10.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Test Management
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) C
2 5 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Jython
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Apple
1 2 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) IBM