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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 29 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 152 57 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.29% 2.40% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.84% 7.08% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 143 55 54
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £38,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
852 805 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.84% 33.87% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 754 675 792
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 149 (52.46%) Linux
2 132 (46.48%) Perl
3 123 (43.31%) Ruby
4 95 (33.45%) Java
5 82 (28.87%) SQL
5 82 (28.87%) Degree
6 81 (28.52%) JavaScript
7 76 (26.76%) VMware
8 72 (25.35%) C++
9 70 (24.65%) Computer Science
10 66 (23.24%) Red Hat
11 64 (22.54%) Firewall
12 57 (20.07%) Cisco
13 53 (18.66%) TCP/IP
13 53 (18.66%) HTML
13 53 (18.66%) SaaS
14 52 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 50 (17.61%) QA
15 50 (17.61%) Finance
16 47 (16.55%) CSS
17 46 (16.20%) MySQL
17 46 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
17 46 (16.20%) Data Management
18 45 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
19 44 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
19 44 (15.49%) Software Engineering
20 43 (15.14%) PowerShell
20 43 (15.14%) Qualys
21 41 (14.44%) Capacity Planning
22 40 (14.08%) Retail

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (13.03%) OpenStack
2 36 (12.68%) Node.js
3 30 (10.56%) JBoss
4 27 (9.51%) nginx
5 26 (9.15%) Apache
6 18 (6.34%) Tomcat
7 14 (4.93%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.11%) SAS
9 3 (1.06%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.06%) Confluence
9 3 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.06%) Liferay
10 2 (0.70%) IIS
11 1 (0.35%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.35%) CMS
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
11 1 (0.35%) Eucalyptus
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 53 (18.66%) SaaS
2 45 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (9.86%) OpenShift
4 16 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.82%) PaaS
6 4 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.41%) IaaS
7 2 (0.70%) Heroku
8 1 (0.35%) Force.com
8 1 (0.35%) GitHub
8 1 (0.35%) Responsys
8 1 (0.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 64 (22.54%) Firewall
2 53 (18.66%) TCP/IP
3 44 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
4 40 (14.08%) Cisco IOS
5 33 (11.62%) HTTP
5 33 (11.62%) SSL
6 32 (11.27%) DNS
6 32 (11.27%) Internet
7 20 (7.04%) SMTP
8 16 (5.63%) BGP
8 16 (5.63%) OSPF
9 14 (4.93%) IPsec
9 14 (4.93%) WAN
10 12 (4.23%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (4.23%) MPLS
10 12 (4.23%) VPN
11 11 (3.87%) LAN
11 11 (3.87%) LDAP
12 8 (2.82%) VXLAN
13 7 (2.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.20%) MySQL
2 40 (14.08%) NoSQL
3 32 (11.27%) Big Data
4 25 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.63%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.93%) SQLite
7 12 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.46%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.11%) DataStage
9 6 (2.11%) GIS
9 6 (2.11%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (2.11%) QualityStage
10 5 (1.76%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.41%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.06%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.06%) Redis
13 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (8.45%) Subversion
2 23 (8.10%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.04%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (4.23%) ERwin
6 8 (2.82%) Selenium
7 6 (2.11%) Ant
7 6 (2.11%) JUnit
8 4 (1.41%) JIRA
9 3 (1.06%) DbUnit
9 3 (1.06%) JMeter
9 3 (1.06%) jMock
9 3 (1.06%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.06%) Mockito
10 2 (0.70%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.70%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.70%) Maven
10 2 (0.70%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.70%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (17.61%) Finance
2 40 (14.08%) Retail
3 15 (5.28%) Marketing
4 13 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.11%) Electronics
7 2 (0.70%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 99 (34.86%) Developer
2 41 (14.44%) Python Developer
3 34 (11.97%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (11.27%) C++ Developer
5 31 (10.92%) Administrator
5 31 (10.92%) VMware Engineer
6 27 (9.51%) Linux Administrator
7 17 (5.99%) Operations Engineer
7 17 (5.99%) Support Engineer
8 16 (5.63%) Analyst
9 15 (5.28%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (5.28%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 14 (4.93%) HTML CSS Developer
10 14 (4.93%) HTML Developer
10 14 (4.93%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.93%) VMWare Administrator
11 13 (4.58%) Architect
11 13 (4.58%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.23%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.66%) HTML
2 47 (16.55%) CSS
3 31 (10.92%) Web Services
4 30 (10.56%) AngularJS
5 28 (9.86%) jQuery
6 23 (8.10%) LAMP
7 22 (7.75%) Ajax
8 21 (7.39%) Django
9 20 (7.04%) RESTful
10 19 (6.69%) HTML5
11 18 (6.34%) XML
12 16 (5.63%) CSS3
13 15 (5.28%) JSON
13 15 (5.28%) LEMP Stack
14 14 (4.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 14 (4.93%) STL
15 13 (4.58%) .NET
16 11 (3.87%) Backbone.js
17 10 (3.52%) Sass
18 9 (3.17%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 70 (24.65%) Computer Science
2 40 (14.08%) EMC VNX
3 35 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.39%) Data Centre
5 19 (6.69%) Data Structures
6 18 (6.34%) Mobile App
6 18 (6.34%) Smart Meter
7 16 (5.63%) Visualisation
8 10 (3.52%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.11%) Data Extraction
9 6 (2.11%) SCADA
10 5 (1.76%) Blog
10 5 (1.76%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.41%) Statistics
12 3 (1.06%) Cyber Attack
12 3 (1.06%) Replication
12 3 (1.06%) User Experience
13 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.70%) Physics
14 1 (0.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 149 (52.46%) Linux
2 40 (14.08%) Unix
3 33 (11.62%) Windows
4 24 (8.45%) CentOS
5 11 (3.87%) Ubuntu
6 10 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.41%) Debian
8 3 (1.06%) Fedora
8 3 (1.06%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Solaris
9 1 (0.35%) SUSE
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (16.20%) Data Management
2 44 (15.49%) Software Engineering
3 41 (14.44%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (14.08%) ITIL
4 40 (14.08%) Mentoring
5 35 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (11.27%) DevOps
7 29 (10.21%) Data Protection
7 29 (10.21%) Scrum
8 28 (9.86%) Open Source
9 27 (9.51%) Data Modelling
10 25 (8.80%) Configuration Management
11 24 (8.45%) Data Analysis
12 19 (6.69%) Reverse Engineering
13 18 (6.34%) ETL
13 18 (6.34%) Kimball Methodology
13 18 (6.34%) Product Management
14 17 (5.99%) Analytics
14 17 (5.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 132 (46.48%) Perl
2 123 (43.31%) Ruby
3 95 (33.45%) Java
4 82 (28.87%) SQL
5 81 (28.52%) JavaScript
6 72 (25.35%) C++
7 43 (15.14%) PowerShell
8 40 (14.08%) PHP
9 34 (11.97%) Shell Script
10 30 (10.56%) C
11 25 (8.80%) C#
12 24 (8.45%) Bash Shell
12 24 (8.45%) R
13 8 (2.82%) VB
14 6 (2.11%) VBScript
15 5 (1.76%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.76%) Groovy
15 5 (1.76%) Scala
16 3 (1.06%) Go
17 2 (0.70%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 82 (28.87%) Degree
2 28 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (4.23%) CCIE
3 12 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.82%) JNCIP
5 4 (1.41%) CCSP
5 4 (1.41%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.70%) CCIP
7 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) GCIA
8 1 (0.35%) GCIH
8 1 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (17.61%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 52 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (11.62%) VMware ESX
3 32 (11.27%) vSphere
4 28 (9.86%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.39%) Docker
6 14 (4.93%) qmail
7 13 (4.58%) Squid
8 12 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (3.52%) iptables
10 4 (1.41%) Firmware
11 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.35%) Ceph
12 1 (0.35%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.35%) KVM
12 1 (0.35%) Varnish
12 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (14.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 40 (14.08%) SCCM
1 40 (14.08%) WSUS
2 29 (10.21%) Puppet
3 22 (7.75%) Nagios
3 22 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.63%) logstash
5 15 (5.28%) ZABBIX
6 14 (4.93%) Cacti
6 14 (4.93%) Ganglia
6 14 (4.93%) Graphite
7 13 (4.58%) collectd
8 5 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.06%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.70%) Kibana
11 1 (0.35%) Ganeti
11 1 (0.35%) OpenView
11 1 (0.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.35%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 76 (26.76%) VMware
2 66 (23.24%) Red Hat
3 57 (20.07%) Cisco
4 43 (15.14%) Qualys
5 40 (14.08%) EMC
6 23 (8.10%) Splunk
7 20 (7.04%) Forcepoint
8 16 (5.63%) F5
9 13 (4.58%) Juniper
10 12 (4.23%) Citrix
11 11 (3.87%) Oracle
12 10 (3.52%) Microsoft
13 9 (3.17%) Sun
14 6 (2.11%) ESRI
14 6 (2.11%) SAP
14 6 (2.11%) Tableau
15 5 (1.76%) Symantec
16 4 (1.41%) Intel
16 4 (1.41%) Sophos
17 3 (1.06%) HP
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