The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 51 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 109 71 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.89% 3.02% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.61% 8.01% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 88 60 60
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +24.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +6.66%
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
801 886 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.92% 37.72% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 662 766 713
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 89 (53.29%) Linux
1 89 (53.29%) Ruby
2 82 (49.10%) PHP
3 81 (48.50%) Java
4 70 (41.92%) Perl
5 57 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (29.94%) JavaScript
7 48 (28.74%) HTML
8 47 (28.14%) MySQL
9 41 (24.55%) Windows
10 39 (23.35%) Puppet
11 37 (22.16%) jQuery
12 36 (21.56%) UNIX
13 35 (20.96%) Apache
14 34 (20.36%) C++
15 33 (19.76%) XML
15 33 (19.76%) Software Engineering
16 32 (19.16%) Nagios
17 30 (17.96%) SQL
17 30 (17.96%) .NET
17 30 (17.96%) CSS
18 29 (17.37%) AngularJS
18 29 (17.37%) Open Source
18 29 (17.37%) DevOps
19 28 (16.77%) Git (software)
19 28 (16.77%) Computer Science
20 27 (16.17%) C
20 27 (16.17%) Bash Shell
21 26 (15.57%) Degree
22 25 (14.97%) MVC

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 35 (20.96%) Apache
2 23 (13.77%) WebLogic
3 21 (12.57%) JBoss
4 20 (11.98%) IIS
5 16 (9.58%) WebSphere
6 14 (8.38%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.19%) nginx
7 7 (4.19%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.40%) Node.js
8 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.40%) Drupal
9 2 (1.20%) Eucalyptus
9 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.17%) SaaS
2 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.40%) PaaS
4 2 (1.20%) IaaS
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.20%) Responsys
4 2 (1.20%) Taleo
5 1 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.97%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.19%) Firewall
2 12 (7.19%) DNS
3 10 (5.99%) Internet
4 9 (5.39%) SSL
5 8 (4.79%) HTTP
6 7 (4.19%) SMTP
6 7 (4.19%) MPLS
6 7 (4.19%) LDAP
6 7 (4.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (3.59%) Broadband
7 6 (3.59%) BGP
8 5 (2.99%) IPsec
8 5 (2.99%) VPN
8 5 (2.99%) OSPF
9 4 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.40%) IOS XR
9 4 (2.40%) NX-OS
9 4 (2.40%) VoIP
9 4 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.14%) MySQL
2 13 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.80%) Big Data
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.60%) DB2
9 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.60%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 28 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.77%) Selenium
3 20 (11.98%) Ant
4 19 (11.38%) JIRA
5 16 (9.58%) JUnit
6 14 (8.38%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.59%) Subversion
8 6 (3.59%) Maven
9 4 (2.40%) Hudson
10 3 (1.80%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.80%) JBehave
11 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.20%) Robotium
11 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (1.20%) JMeter
12 1 (0.60%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (5.99%) Finance
2 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.59%) Banking
4 4 (2.40%) Legal
4 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Automotive
6 1 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (28.74%) Developer
2 25 (14.97%) Support Engineer
3 23 (13.77%) Software Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Java Developer
5 19 (11.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 19 (11.38%) Technical Engineer
5 19 (11.38%) Technical Support
6 17 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (9.58%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (9.58%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 12 (7.19%) Applications Support
9 11 (6.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.59%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.39%) Administrator
10 9 (5.39%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Applications Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.74%) HTML
2 37 (22.16%) jQuery
3 33 (19.76%) XML
4 30 (17.96%) .NET
4 30 (17.96%) CSS
5 29 (17.37%) AngularJS
6 22 (13.17%) JSON
7 16 (9.58%) HTML5
7 16 (9.58%) PhoneGap
7 16 (9.58%) CSS3
8 15 (8.98%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (8.38%) Web Services
10 12 (7.19%) .NET Framework
10 12 (7.19%) Backbone.js
11 10 (5.99%) Ajax
12 8 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET
13 7 (4.19%) JSP
13 7 (4.19%) REST
14 6 (3.59%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.77%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.19%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.99%) User Experience
5 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.40%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.80%) Statistics
6 3 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.20%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 89 (53.29%) Linux
2 41 (24.55%) Windows
3 36 (21.56%) UNIX
4 21 (12.57%) Mac OS X
5 20 (11.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (9.58%) Ubuntu
7 13 (7.78%) CentOS
8 5 (2.99%) Debian
9 3 (1.80%) Android
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.20%) VMS
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.20%) OpenBSD
10 2 (1.20%) SUSE
11 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.76%) Software Engineering
3 29 (17.37%) Open Source
3 29 (17.37%) DevOps
4 25 (14.97%) MVC
5 22 (13.17%) Configuration Management
6 19 (11.38%) Scrum
7 18 (10.78%) OOP
8 17 (10.18%) SOA
8 17 (10.18%) Web Development
9 16 (9.58%) Identity Management
9 16 (9.58%) Mobile Development
10 12 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.39%) OO
11 9 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.39%) BDD
12 8 (4.79%) TDD
13 7 (4.19%) Project Management
14 6 (3.59%) Web Application Development
14 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 89 (53.29%) Ruby
2 82 (49.10%) PHP
3 81 (48.50%) Java
4 70 (41.92%) Perl
5 50 (29.94%) JavaScript
6 34 (20.36%) C++
7 30 (17.96%) SQL
8 27 (16.17%) C
8 27 (16.17%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.98%) C#
10 13 (7.78%) Shell Script
11 12 (7.19%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.59%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.59%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.80%) XPath
13 3 (1.80%) AWK
13 3 (1.80%) VBScript
13 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.80%) Groovy
14 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.40%) CCIE
4 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.80%) CCNP
4 3 (1.80%) ISEB
4 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.20%) IC3 Certification
5 2 (1.20%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.60%) CCIP
6 1 (0.60%) CCSP
6 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.99%) Squid
2 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.99%) KVM
2 5 (2.99%) qmail
3 2 (1.20%) Varnish
3 2 (1.20%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.20%) Samba
4 1 (0.60%) Firmware
4 1 (0.60%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.60%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 39 (23.35%) Puppet
2 32 (19.16%) Nagios
3 21 (12.57%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (8.98%) ZABBIX
5 11 (6.59%) Cacti
6 9 (5.39%) Graphite
7 8 (4.79%) Zenoss
8 7 (4.19%) collectd
8 7 (4.19%) Ganglia
9 6 (3.59%) logstash
10 4 (2.40%) Ansible
11 3 (1.80%) Rundeck
11 3 (1.80%) Salt
12 2 (1.20%) FortiGate
12 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 2 (1.20%) OpenView
13 1 (0.60%) Rsyslog
13 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (10.78%) Red Hat
2 13 (7.78%) VMware
3 12 (7.19%) Cisco
4 10 (5.99%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.79%) Oracle
6 6 (3.59%) Splunk
6 6 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.40%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.40%) SaltStack
7 4 (2.40%) Juniper
8 2 (1.20%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.20%) Foundry
8 2 (1.20%) Cognos
8 2 (1.20%) Websense
8 2 (1.20%) HP
8 2 (1.20%) Dell
8 2 (1.20%) BMC
8 2 (1.20%) Sun
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + shares
Posted: 6 days ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous starting salary
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago