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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 21 30 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +61
Permanent jobs citing Python 167 154 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.20% 7.07% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.69% 17.54% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 154 101 48
Median salary £50,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
770 878 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.42% 40.31% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 695 731 711
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £32,500 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 213 (71.48%) Linux
2 156 (52.35%) Perl
3 133 (44.63%) Bash Shell
4 122 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (36.58%) JavaScript
6 108 (36.24%) Java
7 106 (35.57%) Ruby
7 106 (35.57%) Git (software)
8 104 (34.90%) DevOps
9 99 (33.22%) VMware
10 97 (32.55%) HTML
11 92 (30.87%) PHP
12 89 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
13 85 (28.52%) SQL
14 80 (26.85%) C++
15 79 (26.51%) Configuration Management
16 77 (25.84%) Puppet
17 75 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
18 72 (24.16%) LAMP
19 70 (23.49%) Opscode Chef
20 67 (22.48%) Windows
21 66 (22.15%) Subversion
22 62 (20.81%) Open Source
22 62 (20.81%) CSS
23 58 (19.46%) TDD
23 58 (19.46%) Jenkins
24 57 (19.13%) Web Services
25 53 (17.79%) Degree
26 52 (17.45%) Computer Science
27 50 (16.78%) MySQL

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 47 (15.77%) Apache
1 47 (15.77%) nginx
2 38 (12.75%) OpenStack
3 29 (9.73%) JBoss
4 25 (8.39%) Drupal
5 22 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (6.04%) Tomcat
7 17 (5.70%) Eucalyptus
8 15 (5.03%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.35%) IIS
9 7 (2.35%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.01%) GeoServer
10 6 (2.01%) MQSeries
10 6 (2.01%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (1.34%) CloudStack
12 3 (1.01%) Confluence
12 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.34%) CMS
13 1 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 89 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (15.44%) SaaS
3 23 (7.72%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (7.05%) PaaS
6 20 (6.71%) OpenShift
7 11 (3.69%) IaaS
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.01%) Route 53
8 3 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) GitHub
9 1 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.07%) HTTP
2 24 (8.05%) DNS
2 24 (8.05%) Firewall
3 22 (7.38%) TCP/IP
4 17 (5.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (5.03%) LDAP
5 15 (5.03%) SSL
6 14 (4.70%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (4.70%) SMTP
7 13 (4.36%) IPv4
8 10 (3.36%) Internet
9 9 (3.02%) MPLS
10 8 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.01%) Broadband
12 5 (1.68%) BGP
12 5 (1.68%) WAN
13 3 (1.01%) FTP
13 3 (1.01%) LLU
13 3 (1.01%) SS7
13 3 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.78%) MySQL
2 27 (9.06%) Hadoop
3 24 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (7.38%) Big Data
5 18 (6.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (6.04%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.02%) Redis
6 9 (3.02%) Riak
6 9 (3.02%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.01%) GIS
8 4 (1.34%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.01%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.01%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 106 (35.57%) Git (software)
2 66 (22.15%) Subversion
3 58 (19.46%) Jenkins
4 49 (16.44%) JIRA
5 37 (12.42%) Ant
6 33 (11.07%) Maven
7 28 (9.40%) Sonatype Nexus
8 24 (8.05%) SonarQube
9 20 (6.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (4.03%) Selenium
11 10 (3.36%) TeamCity
12 9 (3.02%) Bugzilla
12 9 (3.02%) Trac
13 4 (1.34%) LoadRunner
13 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
14 3 (1.01%) FishEye
14 3 (1.01%) JMeter
14 3 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
15 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
16 1 (0.34%) AQtime
General
1 38 (12.75%) Finance
2 13 (4.36%) Banking
3 10 (3.36%) Retail
4 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 122 (40.94%) Developer
2 65 (21.81%) Python Developer
3 63 (21.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 53 (17.79%) Linux Engineer
5 48 (16.11%) PHP Developer
6 41 (13.76%) HTML Developer
7 34 (11.41%) HTML CSS Developer
7 34 (11.41%) PHP Zend Developer
7 34 (11.41%) Ruby Developer
7 34 (11.41%) SQL Developer
8 33 (11.07%) Cloud Engineer
9 32 (10.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 32 (10.74%) Symfony Developer
10 30 (10.07%) Systems Engineer
11 26 (8.72%) C++ Developer
12 25 (8.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 23 (7.72%) AWS DevOps
13 23 (7.72%) AWS Engineer
14 22 (7.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 20 (6.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (32.55%) HTML
2 72 (24.16%) LAMP
3 62 (20.81%) CSS
4 57 (19.13%) Web Services
5 49 (16.44%) JSON
6 40 (13.42%) Symfony
7 34 (11.41%) Node.js
8 33 (11.07%) AngularJS
9 29 (9.73%) LEMP Stack
10 22 (7.38%) Sensu
11 13 (4.36%) jQuery
11 13 (4.36%) REST
11 13 (4.36%) WebSockets
12 12 (4.03%) ELK Stack
12 12 (4.03%) Middleware
13 11 (3.69%) SOAP
14 10 (3.36%) Django
14 10 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (3.36%) XML
15 9 (3.02%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.45%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.70%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.36%) Enterprise Cloud
5 11 (3.69%) Visualisation
6 9 (3.02%) EMC VNX
6 9 (3.02%) PKI
7 8 (2.68%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.34%) iPad
9 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.01%) Blog
9 3 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.01%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.01%) Physics
10 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) IVR
10 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 213 (71.48%) Linux
2 67 (22.48%) Windows
3 41 (13.76%) Unix
4 36 (12.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (9.73%) Windows Server
6 20 (6.71%) CentOS
7 16 (5.37%) Ubuntu
8 15 (5.03%) Debian
9 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.34%) FreeBSD
10 4 (1.34%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (34.90%) DevOps
3 79 (26.51%) Configuration Management
4 62 (20.81%) Open Source
5 58 (19.46%) TDD
6 41 (13.76%) OOP
7 38 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (12.75%) MVC
7 38 (12.75%) Scrum
8 35 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (11.07%) Mentoring
10 32 (10.74%) Continuous Delivery
10 32 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (10.40%) Issue Tracking
12 30 (10.07%) High Availability
13 29 (9.73%) Data Protection
14 28 (9.40%) Cybersecurity
15 26 (8.72%) Software Engineering
16 24 (8.05%) Capacity Planning
16 24 (8.05%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (52.35%) Perl
2 133 (44.63%) Bash Shell
3 109 (36.58%) JavaScript
4 108 (36.24%) Java
5 106 (35.57%) Ruby
6 92 (30.87%) PHP
7 85 (28.52%) SQL
8 80 (26.85%) C++
9 32 (10.74%) C#
9 32 (10.74%) PowerShell
10 29 (9.73%) C
11 28 (9.40%) Groovy
12 22 (7.38%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.01%) Tcl
13 6 (2.01%) VBScript
14 4 (1.34%) Jython
15 3 (1.01%) Scala
16 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (17.79%) Degree
2 21 (7.05%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (4.36%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.02%) CCNP
5 9 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.35%) CCIE
7 6 (2.01%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.34%) CCIP
9 3 (1.01%) CCVP
9 3 (1.01%) CISSP
9 3 (1.01%) JNCIE
9 3 (1.01%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.67%) CCNA
10 2 (0.67%) CCSP
10 2 (0.67%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.34%) CEH
11 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.34%) GIAC
11 1 (0.34%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.74%) QA
2 11 (3.69%) HIPAA
2 11 (3.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 75 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (15.77%) Hyper-V
3 27 (9.06%) Docker
4 26 (8.72%) vSphere
5 17 (5.70%) GlusterFS
5 17 (5.70%) Varnish
6 16 (5.37%) VMware ESX
7 15 (5.03%) KVM
8 14 (4.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (3.69%) VirtualBox
10 9 (3.02%) HDFS
10 9 (3.02%) qmail
10 9 (3.02%) Squid
11 8 (2.68%) Active Directory
12 6 (2.01%) GeoWebCache
12 6 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (1.68%) vCloud
14 4 (1.34%) Ceph
14 4 (1.34%) QEMU
15 3 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 77 (25.84%) Puppet
2 70 (23.49%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (9.40%) Kibana
4 26 (8.72%) Cacti
4 26 (8.72%) Ganglia
4 26 (8.72%) Nagios
5 21 (7.05%) SCCM
6 20 (6.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 20 (6.71%) WSUS
7 17 (5.70%) logstash
7 17 (5.70%) OpenView
7 17 (5.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 14 (4.70%) Graphite
9 12 (4.03%) ZABBIX
10 11 (3.69%) Ansible
10 11 (3.69%) WMI
11 10 (3.36%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (3.36%) yum
12 9 (3.02%) Ambari
12 9 (3.02%) collectd
Vendors
1 99 (33.22%) VMware
2 46 (15.44%) Red Hat
3 36 (12.08%) Cisco
4 34 (11.41%) Zend
5 26 (8.72%) Splunk
6 25 (8.39%) Coverity
7 21 (7.05%) Qualys
8 17 (5.70%) BMC
8 17 (5.70%) F5
9 16 (5.37%) Oracle
10 14 (4.70%) ServiceNow
11 12 (4.03%) Juniper
11 12 (4.03%) Microsoft
12 9 (3.02%) Atlassian
12 9 (3.02%) EMC
13 7 (2.35%) Citrix
14 4 (1.34%) HP
15 3 (1.01%) CheckPoint
15 3 (1.01%) NetApp
15 3 (1.01%) SAP
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