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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 24 43 84
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +41
Permanent jobs citing Python 150 138 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.38% 6.08% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.63% 15.45% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 147 97 55
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
764 893 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.68% 39.37% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 696 722 785
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 175 (62.28%) Linux
2 123 (43.77%) Perl
3 114 (40.57%) Ruby
4 103 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (36.65%) JavaScript
5 90 (32.03%) SQL
6 89 (31.67%) Java
7 81 (28.83%) Amazon AWS
7 81 (28.83%) DevOps
8 80 (28.47%) Bash Shell
8 80 (28.47%) VMware
9 78 (27.76%) C++
9 78 (27.76%) HTML
10 73 (25.98%) Git (software)
10 73 (25.98%) Degree
11 67 (23.84%) PHP
12 66 (23.49%) Computer Science
13 57 (20.28%) Configuration Management
14 55 (19.57%) Web Services
14 55 (19.57%) Open Source
15 53 (18.86%) CSS
15 53 (18.86%) LAMP
16 52 (18.51%) Jenkins
16 52 (18.51%) Opscode Chef
16 52 (18.51%) Puppet
17 51 (18.15%) VMware Infrastructure
18 49 (17.44%) OpenStack
19 48 (17.08%) nginx
20 44 (15.66%) Subversion
21 42 (14.95%) Windows

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 (17.44%) OpenStack
2 48 (17.08%) nginx
3 37 (13.17%) Apache
4 34 (12.10%) JBoss
5 18 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (6.41%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.34%) Drupal
6 15 (5.34%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.91%) Eucalyptus
8 8 (2.85%) GeoServer
8 8 (2.85%) Oracle Spatial
9 6 (2.14%) IIS
10 5 (1.78%) CloudStack
10 5 (1.78%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.42%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.07%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.36%) CMS
13 1 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 81 (28.83%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (11.74%) SaaS
3 30 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (7.12%) PaaS
5 12 (4.27%) OpenShift
6 11 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (3.56%) IaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Force.com
8 1 (0.36%) GitHub
8 1 (0.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.10%) DNS
2 33 (11.74%) Firewall
3 28 (9.96%) HTTP
4 27 (9.61%) TCP/IP
5 17 (6.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (5.69%) LDAP
7 15 (5.34%) SSL
8 13 (4.63%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (4.63%) IPv4
9 12 (4.27%) SMTP
10 10 (3.56%) Internet
11 5 (1.78%) MPLS
12 4 (1.42%) BGP
12 4 (1.42%) Broadband
12 4 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.42%) OSPF
12 4 (1.42%) Wireshark
13 3 (1.07%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.07%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.52%) Big Data
2 36 (12.81%) MySQL
3 31 (11.03%) Hadoop
4 30 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 17 (6.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (4.98%) GIS
8 11 (3.91%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.20%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.85%) Redis
10 8 (2.85%) Riak
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server
11 6 (2.14%) DataStage
11 6 (2.14%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (2.14%) QualityStage
11 6 (2.14%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.71%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (25.98%) Git (software)
2 52 (18.51%) Jenkins
3 44 (15.66%) Subversion
4 28 (9.96%) JIRA
5 24 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (7.12%) Ant
7 19 (6.76%) Maven
8 14 (4.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (4.63%) SonarQube
10 11 (3.91%) Selenium
11 8 (2.85%) Bugzilla
11 8 (2.85%) Trac
12 6 (2.14%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.78%) ERwin
14 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
15 1 (0.36%) DbUnit
15 1 (0.36%) jMock
15 1 (0.36%) Mockito
15 1 (0.36%) WebLOAD
General
1 32 (11.39%) Retail
2 27 (9.61%) Finance
3 9 (3.20%) Banking
4 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.49%) Marketing
6 6 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 124 (44.13%) Developer
2 60 (21.35%) Python Developer
3 41 (14.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (13.17%) PHP Developer
5 32 (11.39%) C++ Developer
6 31 (11.03%) HTML Developer
6 31 (11.03%) Linux Engineer
7 24 (8.54%) HTML CSS Developer
7 24 (8.54%) Ruby Developer
7 24 (8.54%) SQL Developer
8 23 (8.19%) PHP Zend Developer
9 22 (7.83%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 22 (7.83%) Symfony Developer
10 20 (7.12%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (6.41%) Senior Developer
12 17 (6.05%) Java Developer
13 16 (5.69%) AWS DevOps
14 15 (5.34%) Linux Developer
14 15 (5.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 14 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (27.76%) HTML
2 55 (19.57%) Web Services
3 53 (18.86%) CSS
3 53 (18.86%) LAMP
4 39 (13.88%) Node.js
5 34 (12.10%) AngularJS
6 30 (10.68%) JSON
7 26 (9.25%) Symfony
8 22 (7.83%) LEMP Stack
9 16 (5.69%) Sensu
10 14 (4.98%) jQuery
11 13 (4.63%) REST
12 12 (4.27%) WebSockets
13 11 (3.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (3.91%) MCollective
13 11 (3.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (3.56%) STL
14 10 (3.56%) XML
15 9 (3.20%) Django
15 9 (3.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.49%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.47%) Visualisation
3 16 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.63%) Data Structures
5 12 (4.27%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.91%) EMC VNX
6 11 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.91%) Smart Meter
7 9 (3.20%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.85%) PKI
9 6 (2.14%) Data Extraction
9 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (2.14%) SCADA
10 5 (1.78%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (1.78%) iPad
11 3 (1.07%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.07%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.07%) Physics
12 2 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 175 (62.28%) Linux
2 42 (14.95%) Windows
3 26 (9.25%) Unix
4 22 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (6.05%) CentOS
6 16 (5.69%) Windows Server
7 13 (4.63%) Ubuntu
8 10 (3.56%) Debian
9 4 (1.42%) FreeBSD
9 4 (1.42%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (28.83%) DevOps
3 57 (20.28%) Configuration Management
4 55 (19.57%) Open Source
5 40 (14.23%) Data Protection
5 40 (14.23%) Scrum
6 39 (13.88%) Cybersecurity
6 39 (13.88%) Data Management
6 39 (13.88%) TDD
7 31 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (11.03%) MVC
8 30 (10.68%) High Availability
8 30 (10.68%) OOP
9 29 (10.32%) Software Engineering
10 24 (8.54%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.19%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (7.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (7.47%) Customer Engagement
13 21 (7.47%) Data Visualisation
14 20 (7.12%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 123 (43.77%) Perl
2 114 (40.57%) Ruby
3 103 (36.65%) JavaScript
4 90 (32.03%) SQL
5 89 (31.67%) Java
6 80 (28.47%) Bash Shell
7 78 (27.76%) C++
8 67 (23.84%) PHP
9 26 (9.25%) C#
10 23 (8.19%) PowerShell
10 23 (8.19%) Shell Script
11 17 (6.05%) C
12 15 (5.34%) Groovy
13 11 (3.91%) R
14 6 (2.14%) Scala
15 4 (1.42%) Tcl
16 3 (1.07%) VBScript
17 2 (0.71%) Go
18 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (25.98%) Degree
2 26 (9.25%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.42%) CCIP
5 4 (1.42%) CCNP
6 3 (1.07%) CCIE
6 3 (1.07%) CCSP
6 3 (1.07%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.36%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) GCIA
7 1 (0.36%) GCIH
7 1 (0.36%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.74%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) HIPAA
2 4 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 51 (18.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (12.46%) Docker
3 28 (9.96%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.12%) vSphere
5 15 (5.34%) VMware ESX
6 14 (4.98%) KVM
7 13 (4.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 11 (3.91%) GlusterFS
8 11 (3.91%) qmail
8 11 (3.91%) Squid
8 11 (3.91%) Varnish
9 10 (3.56%) VirtualBox
10 9 (3.20%) Active Directory
11 8 (2.85%) GeoWebCache
11 8 (2.85%) HDFS
12 4 (1.42%) Ceph
12 4 (1.42%) QEMU
12 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (18.51%) Opscode Chef
1 52 (18.51%) Puppet
2 22 (7.83%) Cacti
2 22 (7.83%) Ganglia
2 22 (7.83%) Nagios
3 17 (6.05%) Kibana
4 16 (5.69%) Graphite
4 16 (5.69%) logstash
4 16 (5.69%) SCCM
5 15 (5.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 15 (5.34%) WSUS
6 11 (3.91%) Ansible
6 11 (3.91%) collectd
6 11 (3.91%) OpenView
6 11 (3.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (3.91%) ZABBIX
7 9 (3.20%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (2.85%) Ambari
9 5 (1.78%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.78%) yum
Vendors
1 80 (28.47%) VMware
2 37 (13.17%) Red Hat
3 25 (8.90%) Cisco
4 24 (8.54%) Splunk
5 23 (8.19%) Zend
6 22 (7.83%) F5
7 17 (6.05%) Qualys
8 15 (5.34%) Oracle
9 13 (4.63%) Coverity
10 11 (3.91%) BMC
10 11 (3.91%) EMC
11 9 (3.20%) Juniper
11 9 (3.20%) Microsoft
12 7 (2.49%) Citrix
13 6 (2.14%) ESRI
13 6 (2.14%) SAP
14 5 (1.78%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.78%) ServiceNow
15 3 (1.07%) NetApp
15 3 (1.07%) Nimble Storage
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