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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 38 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +37
Permanent jobs citing Python 160 145 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.88% 6.48% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.49% 16.26% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 154 99 59
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
781 892 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.34% 39.87% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 721 723 748
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 £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 198 (69.47%) Linux
2 136 (47.72%) Perl
3 118 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (39.30%) Bash Shell
5 108 (37.89%) JavaScript
6 107 (37.54%) Ruby
7 97 (34.04%) Java
8 95 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 94 (32.98%) DevOps
10 91 (31.93%) HTML
11 90 (31.58%) VMware
12 83 (29.12%) C++
12 83 (29.12%) SQL
12 83 (29.12%) Amazon AWS
13 79 (27.72%) PHP
14 72 (25.26%) Configuration Management
15 69 (24.21%) LAMP
16 65 (22.81%) Puppet
17 63 (22.11%) Degree
18 62 (21.75%) Computer Science
18 62 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
19 61 (21.40%) Opscode Chef
19 61 (21.40%) CSS
20 60 (21.05%) Open Source
21 58 (20.35%) Jenkins
21 58 (20.35%) Web Services
21 58 (20.35%) Subversion
22 53 (18.60%) TDD
23 50 (17.54%) Windows
24 49 (17.19%) nginx

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 49 (17.19%) nginx
2 45 (15.79%) OpenStack
3 42 (14.74%) Apache
4 32 (11.23%) JBoss
5 20 (7.02%) Drupal
5 20 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (6.32%) Tomcat
7 17 (5.96%) WebLogic
8 14 (4.91%) Eucalyptus
9 8 (2.81%) GeoServer
9 8 (2.81%) Oracle Spatial
10 7 (2.46%) IIS
10 7 (2.46%) WebSphere
11 6 (2.11%) MQSeries
12 5 (1.75%) CloudStack
13 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.70%) Confluence
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.35%) CMS
15 1 (0.35%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 83 (29.12%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (13.33%) SaaS
3 26 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (7.37%) PaaS
5 18 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (4.91%) OpenShift
7 10 (3.51%) IaaS
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.70%) Route 53
8 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) GitHub
9 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.18%) DNS
2 28 (9.82%) HTTP
3 26 (9.12%) Firewall
3 26 (9.12%) TCP/IP
4 17 (5.96%) LDAP
5 14 (4.91%) SSL
6 13 (4.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (4.21%) IPv4
8 11 (3.86%) SMTP
9 10 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.81%) Internet
11 4 (1.40%) MPLS
12 3 (1.05%) BGP
12 3 (1.05%) Broadband
12 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (1.05%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.05%) OSPF
12 3 (1.05%) WAN
12 3 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.74%) MySQL
2 28 (9.82%) Hadoop
3 26 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (7.72%) Big Data
5 17 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.21%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.51%) GIS
8 9 (3.16%) SQL Server
9 8 (2.81%) Redis
9 8 (2.81%) Riak
10 6 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.70%) DataStage
12 2 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.70%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.70%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.70%) QualityStage
12 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 95 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 58 (20.35%) Jenkins
2 58 (20.35%) Subversion
3 41 (14.39%) JIRA
4 33 (11.58%) Ant
5 29 (10.18%) Maven
6 24 (8.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (8.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 21 (7.37%) SonarQube
8 11 (3.86%) Selenium
9 10 (3.51%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.81%) Bugzilla
10 8 (2.81%) Trac
11 2 (0.70%) FishEye
11 2 (0.70%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.35%) Introscope
12 1 (0.35%) JMeter
12 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.35%) WebLOAD
General
1 31 (10.88%) Finance
2 15 (5.26%) Retail
3 11 (3.86%) Banking
4 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.05%) Marketing
6 2 (0.70%) Advertising
6 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 127 (44.56%) Developer
2 69 (24.21%) Python Developer
3 54 (18.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 47 (16.49%) PHP Developer
5 41 (14.39%) Linux Engineer
6 39 (13.68%) HTML Developer
7 32 (11.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 32 (11.23%) PHP Zend Developer
7 32 (11.23%) Ruby Developer
7 32 (11.23%) SQL Developer
8 31 (10.88%) C++ Developer
9 30 (10.53%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 30 (10.53%) Symfony Developer
10 23 (8.07%) Cloud Engineer
11 22 (7.72%) Systems Engineer
12 20 (7.02%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 19 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
13 19 (6.67%) Senior Developer
14 18 (6.32%) Senior PHP Developer
14 18 (6.32%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (31.93%) HTML
2 69 (24.21%) LAMP
3 61 (21.40%) CSS
4 58 (20.35%) Web Services
5 42 (14.74%) JSON
6 37 (12.98%) Node.js
7 36 (12.63%) Symfony
8 33 (11.58%) AngularJS
9 27 (9.47%) LEMP Stack
10 19 (6.67%) Sensu
11 13 (4.56%) jQuery
12 12 (4.21%) REST
12 12 (4.21%) WebSockets
13 11 (3.86%) MCollective
13 11 (3.86%) Middleware
14 9 (3.16%) Django
14 9 (3.16%) ELK Stack
14 9 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (3.16%) XML
15 8 (2.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.75%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 14 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.16%) Enterprise Cloud
6 8 (2.81%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (2.81%) EMC VNX
6 8 (2.81%) PKI
7 5 (1.75%) iPad
8 4 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.05%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.05%) Physics
10 2 (0.70%) Blog
10 2 (0.70%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.70%) SCADA
10 2 (0.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 198 (69.47%) Linux
2 50 (17.54%) Windows
3 33 (11.58%) Unix
4 27 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (7.72%) Windows Server
6 19 (6.67%) CentOS
7 15 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 13 (4.56%) Debian
9 4 (1.40%) FreeBSD
9 4 (1.40%) OpenBSD
10 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.98%) DevOps
3 72 (25.26%) Configuration Management
4 60 (21.05%) Open Source
5 53 (18.60%) TDD
6 41 (14.39%) Scrum
7 39 (13.68%) OOP
8 37 (12.98%) MVC
9 35 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
9 35 (12.28%) Data Protection
10 34 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (11.23%) Data Management
12 31 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 31 (10.88%) High Availability
13 30 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 29 (10.18%) Software Engineering
15 28 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (9.82%) Issue Tracking
15 28 (9.82%) Mentoring
16 21 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 136 (47.72%) Perl
2 112 (39.30%) Bash Shell
3 108 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 107 (37.54%) Ruby
5 97 (34.04%) Java
6 83 (29.12%) C++
6 83 (29.12%) SQL
7 79 (27.72%) PHP
8 28 (9.82%) PowerShell
9 26 (9.12%) C#
10 25 (8.77%) C
11 24 (8.42%) Groovy
12 22 (7.72%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.11%) Tcl
13 6 (2.11%) VBScript
14 4 (1.40%) Scala
15 2 (0.70%) Jython
15 2 (0.70%) R
16 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (22.11%) Degree
2 23 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.56%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (4.21%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.40%) CCIP
5 4 (1.40%) CCNP
5 4 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.70%) CCIE
6 2 (0.70%) CCSP
6 2 (0.70%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.35%) CEH
7 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) GIAC
7 1 (0.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.88%) QA
2 8 (2.81%) HIPAA
2 8 (2.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 62 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 30 (10.53%) Docker
4 22 (7.72%) vSphere
5 16 (5.61%) VMware ESX
6 14 (4.91%) GlusterFS
6 14 (4.91%) KVM
6 14 (4.91%) Varnish
7 13 (4.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 11 (3.86%) qmail
8 11 (3.86%) Squid
9 10 (3.51%) VirtualBox
10 8 (2.81%) Active Directory
10 8 (2.81%) GeoWebCache
10 8 (2.81%) HDFS
11 4 (1.40%) Ceph
11 4 (1.40%) QEMU
11 4 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 65 (22.81%) Puppet
2 61 (21.40%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (8.77%) Cacti
3 25 (8.77%) Ganglia
3 25 (8.77%) Nagios
4 23 (8.07%) Kibana
5 18 (6.32%) logstash
6 17 (5.96%) SCCM
7 16 (5.61%) Graphite
7 16 (5.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 16 (5.61%) WSUS
8 14 (4.91%) OpenView
8 14 (4.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 13 (4.56%) ZABBIX
10 11 (3.86%) Ansible
10 11 (3.86%) collectd
11 9 (3.16%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (2.81%) Ambari
12 8 (2.81%) WMI
12 8 (2.81%) yum
Vendors
1 90 (31.58%) VMware
2 40 (14.04%) Red Hat
3 32 (11.23%) Zend
4 25 (8.77%) Cisco
4 25 (8.77%) Splunk
5 22 (7.72%) Coverity
6 17 (5.96%) F5
6 17 (5.96%) Qualys
7 16 (5.61%) Oracle
8 14 (4.91%) BMC
9 12 (4.21%) Microsoft
10 9 (3.16%) Atlassian
10 9 (3.16%) ServiceNow
11 8 (2.81%) EMC
12 7 (2.46%) Citrix
12 7 (2.46%) Juniper
13 3 (1.05%) NetApp
13 3 (1.05%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (1.05%) SAP
14 2 (0.70%) HP
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