The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 29 38 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +60
Permanent jobs citing Python 121 139 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.35% 6.25% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.64% 14.95% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 111 100 42
Median salary £55,000 £49,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.67% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
686 930 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.65% 41.82% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 613 821 623
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Python
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Python Salary Trend in Reading

Python
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Python.

1 186 (69.14%) Linux
2 147 (54.65%) Perl
3 129 (47.96%) Bash Shell
4 101 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (35.69%) DevOps
6 95 (35.32%) Git (software)
7 93 (34.57%) PHP
7 93 (34.57%) Java
8 91 (33.83%) Ruby
9 90 (33.46%) JavaScript
10 83 (30.86%) HTML
11 82 (30.48%) C++
12 80 (29.74%) VMware
13 76 (28.25%) Puppet
14 75 (27.88%) Configuration Management
15 72 (26.77%) SQL
16 71 (26.39%) Amazon AWS
17 68 (25.28%) LAMP
18 67 (24.91%) Windows
18 67 (24.91%) Opscode Chef
19 64 (23.79%) VMware Infrastructure
20 59 (21.93%) Subversion
21 57 (21.19%) CSS
22 56 (20.82%) TDD
23 49 (18.22%) MySQL
23 49 (18.22%) Open Source
24 47 (17.47%) Hyper-V
24 47 (17.47%) Web Services
25 44 (16.36%) SaaS
26 43 (15.99%) Degree

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (14.13%) Apache
2 31 (11.52%) nginx
3 29 (10.78%) Drupal
4 19 (7.06%) Eucalyptus
5 18 (6.69%) OpenStack
6 17 (6.32%) JBoss
7 14 (5.20%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (4.83%) Tomcat
9 11 (4.09%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.60%) IIS
11 6 (2.23%) MQSeries
11 6 (2.23%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.12%) Confluence
12 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.74%) CloudStack
13 2 (0.74%) GeoServer
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
14 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.37%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 71 (26.39%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (16.36%) SaaS
3 27 (10.04%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (7.43%) OpenShift
5 11 (4.09%) PaaS
6 6 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.12%) IaaS
7 3 (1.12%) Route 53
7 3 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) GitHub
9 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.29%) HTTP
2 16 (5.95%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.58%) Firewall
4 14 (5.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (5.20%) DNS
5 13 (4.83%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (4.46%) SMTP
7 11 (4.09%) LDAP
7 11 (4.09%) MPLS
8 10 (3.72%) SSL
9 8 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.23%) BGP
10 6 (2.23%) Internet
11 5 (1.86%) FTP
12 4 (1.49%) BIG-IP
12 4 (1.49%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (1.49%) FWSM
12 4 (1.49%) NetScreen
12 4 (1.49%) VLAN
12 4 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.22%) MySQL
2 13 (4.83%) Big Data
3 12 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.09%) Hadoop
4 11 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.35%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.49%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.12%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.12%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.12%) Redis
8 3 (1.12%) Riak
9 2 (0.74%) GIS
9 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 95 (35.32%) Git (software)
2 59 (21.93%) Subversion
3 42 (15.61%) JIRA
4 41 (15.24%) Jenkins
5 37 (13.75%) Ant
6 30 (11.15%) Maven
7 28 (10.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 24 (8.92%) SonarQube
9 12 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (3.72%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.86%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.86%) Selenium
11 5 (1.86%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.49%) JMeter
13 3 (1.12%) Bugzilla
13 3 (1.12%) FishEye
13 3 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (1.12%) Trac
14 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.37%) WinDbg
General
1 38 (14.13%) Finance
2 13 (4.83%) Banking
3 6 (2.23%) Retail
4 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.74%) Advertising
5 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Billing
6 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (37.55%) Developer
2 63 (23.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (21.93%) Python Developer
4 50 (18.59%) Linux Engineer
5 45 (16.73%) PHP Developer
6 37 (13.75%) Cloud Engineer
6 37 (13.75%) HTML Developer
7 35 (13.01%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (12.64%) Ruby Developer
9 33 (12.27%) HTML CSS Developer
9 33 (12.27%) PHP Zend Developer
9 33 (12.27%) SQL Developer
10 32 (11.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 32 (11.90%) Symfony Developer
11 28 (10.41%) AWS Engineer
12 25 (9.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 23 (8.55%) AWS DevOps
13 23 (8.55%) C++ Developer
13 23 (8.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 21 (7.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (30.86%) HTML
2 68 (25.28%) LAMP
3 57 (21.19%) CSS
4 47 (17.47%) Web Services
5 42 (15.61%) Symfony
6 41 (15.24%) JSON
7 27 (10.04%) LEMP Stack
8 25 (9.29%) Node.js
9 24 (8.92%) Sensu
10 21 (7.81%) AngularJS
11 12 (4.46%) ELK Stack
11 12 (4.46%) jQuery
12 11 (4.09%) SOAP
13 10 (3.72%) Django
13 10 (3.72%) Laravel
13 10 (3.72%) Middleware
13 10 (3.72%) Yii
14 6 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
15 5 (1.86%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (1.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.24%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.32%) Enterprise Cloud
3 16 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.72%) Cyber Attack
5 8 (2.97%) EMC VNX
6 6 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.86%) Physics
8 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.12%) Blog
9 3 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.12%) PKI
9 3 (1.12%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) iPad
10 2 (0.74%) IVR
10 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 186 (69.14%) Linux
2 67 (24.91%) Windows
3 43 (15.99%) Unix
4 30 (11.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (11.15%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.32%) CentOS
6 15 (5.58%) Debian
7 13 (4.83%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.12%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.12%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (35.69%) DevOps
3 75 (27.88%) Configuration Management
4 56 (20.82%) TDD
5 49 (18.22%) Open Source
6 41 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (14.87%) OOP
8 35 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (13.01%) MVC
9 32 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (11.52%) Issue Tracking
11 28 (10.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (10.41%) Mentoring
12 26 (9.67%) Scrum
13 23 (8.55%) Cybersecurity
13 23 (8.55%) Open Source Development
13 23 (8.55%) Software Engineering
14 22 (8.18%) BDD
14 22 (8.18%) Data Protection
15 21 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 147 (54.65%) Perl
2 129 (47.96%) Bash Shell
3 93 (34.57%) Java
3 93 (34.57%) PHP
4 91 (33.83%) Ruby
5 90 (33.46%) JavaScript
6 82 (30.48%) C++
7 72 (26.77%) SQL
8 37 (13.75%) C#
9 30 (11.15%) PowerShell
10 29 (10.78%) C
11 28 (10.41%) Groovy
12 16 (5.95%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.72%) Tcl
14 6 (2.23%) VBScript
15 3 (1.12%) Jython
16 1 (0.37%) Go
16 1 (0.37%) Haskell
16 1 (0.37%) Scala
16 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (15.99%) Degree
2 19 (7.06%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (3.72%) AWS Certification
3 10 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.35%) CCNP
4 9 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.60%) CCIE
5 7 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.49%) CCNA
7 3 (1.12%) CCVP
7 3 (1.12%) CISSP
7 3 (1.12%) JNCIE
7 3 (1.12%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.74%) CCIP
9 1 (0.37%) CEH
9 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) GIAC
9 1 (0.37%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.27%) QA
2 11 (4.09%) HIPAA
2 11 (4.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 64 (23.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (17.47%) Hyper-V
3 23 (8.55%) vSphere
4 19 (7.06%) GlusterFS
4 19 (7.06%) Varnish
5 15 (5.58%) VMware ESX
6 12 (4.46%) Docker
7 7 (2.60%) Active Directory
7 7 (2.60%) KVM
8 6 (2.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.86%) qmail
9 5 (1.86%) Squid
9 5 (1.86%) vCloud
10 3 (1.12%) Ceph
10 3 (1.12%) HDFS
10 3 (1.12%) QEMU
10 3 (1.12%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.12%) Xen
11 2 (0.74%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 76 (28.25%) Puppet
2 67 (24.91%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (8.92%) Cacti
3 24 (8.92%) Ganglia
3 24 (8.92%) Nagios
4 22 (8.18%) Kibana
5 20 (7.43%) SCCM
6 19 (7.06%) OpenView
6 19 (7.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 19 (7.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 19 (7.06%) WSUS
7 13 (4.83%) logstash
8 11 (4.09%) WMI
9 10 (3.72%) Ansible
9 10 (3.72%) Graphite
9 10 (3.72%) yum
10 8 (2.97%) ZABBIX
11 7 (2.60%) Terraform
12 6 (2.23%) Kubernetes
13 5 (1.86%) collectd
Vendors
1 80 (29.74%) VMware
2 36 (13.38%) Red Hat
3 35 (13.01%) Cisco
4 33 (12.27%) Zend
5 25 (9.29%) Coverity
6 24 (8.92%) Splunk
7 20 (7.43%) Qualys
8 19 (7.06%) BMC
9 14 (5.20%) ServiceNow
10 13 (4.83%) Oracle
11 12 (4.46%) Juniper
12 11 (4.09%) Microsoft
13 9 (3.35%) Atlassian
13 9 (3.35%) F5
14 8 (2.97%) EMC
15 7 (2.60%) Citrix
16 5 (1.86%) CheckPoint
16 5 (1.86%) HP
17 4 (1.49%) Foundry
17 4 (1.49%) SAP
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