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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 13 39 87
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +48
Permanent jobs citing Python 136 140 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.17% 6.72% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.76% 15.82% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 123 132 58
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
625 885 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.31% 42.49% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 511 798 690
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 179 (72.47%) Linux
2 131 (53.04%) Bash Shell
3 93 (37.65%) Java
4 90 (36.44%) Perl
5 77 (31.17%) DevOps
6 74 (29.96%) Unix
7 73 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 72 (29.15%) Amazon AWS
9 70 (28.34%) SaaS
9 70 (28.34%) PHP
10 60 (24.29%) Puppet
11 58 (23.48%) MySQL
12 57 (23.08%) Red Hat
12 57 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 56 (22.67%) SQL
14 55 (22.27%) HTML
15 54 (21.86%) Finance
16 51 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
17 49 (19.84%) CSS
18 46 (18.62%) Open Source
19 42 (17.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 42 (17.00%) Windows
20 40 (16.19%) Oracle
20 40 (16.19%) Degree
21 39 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
22 36 (14.57%) CentOS
23 35 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
23 35 (14.17%) Banking
24 33 (13.36%) jQuery
25 32 (12.96%) AngularJS

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 31 (12.55%) Drupal
2 29 (11.74%) Apache
3 19 (7.69%) WordPress
4 16 (6.48%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (6.07%) nginx
6 12 (4.86%) OpenStack
7 11 (4.45%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.24%) Eucalyptus
9 6 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.43%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.02%) IIS
11 4 (1.62%) JBoss
12 3 (1.21%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.81%) Confluence
13 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 72 (29.15%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (28.34%) SaaS
3 15 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (6.07%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.64%) PaaS
5 6 (2.43%) IaaS
6 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.02%) Oracle CX
7 3 (1.21%) Force.com
8 2 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.48%) HTTP
3 13 (5.26%) Firewall
4 12 (4.86%) DNS
4 12 (4.86%) SSL
5 10 (4.05%) MPLS
6 8 (3.24%) SSH
7 7 (2.83%) BGP
7 7 (2.83%) LAN
7 7 (2.83%) Wireless
8 6 (2.43%) IPv6
9 5 (2.02%) 802.11
9 5 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (2.02%) IPv4
9 5 (2.02%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (2.02%) WLAN
10 4 (1.62%) OSPF
10 4 (1.62%) VLAN
11 3 (1.21%) SMTP
11 3 (1.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.48%) MySQL
2 23 (9.31%) Hadoop
3 21 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (8.10%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (6.07%) Big Data
6 15 (6.07%) MongoDB
6 15 (6.07%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.83%) Neo4j
8 6 (2.43%) Pentaho
8 6 (2.43%) Redis
8 6 (2.43%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.62%) Riak
10 2 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.81%) SQLite
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.40%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.93%) Maven
3 23 (9.31%) Subversion
4 22 (8.91%) Jenkins
5 19 (7.69%) Ant
6 11 (4.45%) JIRA
7 10 (4.05%) JUnit
8 7 (2.83%) Apache Ivy
8 7 (2.83%) Gradle
9 6 (2.43%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (2.02%) Bugzilla
10 5 (2.02%) Selenium
10 5 (2.02%) Trac
11 3 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.21%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.21%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.40%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
12 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (21.86%) Finance
2 35 (14.17%) Banking
3 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.02%) Advertising
4 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.02%) Retail
5 4 (1.62%) Electronics
6 3 (1.21%) Billing
6 3 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 87 (35.22%) Developer
2 67 (27.13%) Linux Engineer
3 61 (24.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 47 (19.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 40 (16.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 35 (14.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 28 (11.34%) Administrator
8 27 (10.93%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 27 (10.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 24 (9.72%) Linux Administrator
10 22 (8.91%) AWS Engineer
11 21 (8.50%) Support Engineer
12 19 (7.69%) Cloud Administrator
12 19 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
13 17 (6.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 16 (6.48%) Open Source Developer
14 16 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (6.07%) Consultant
15 15 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 14 (5.67%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.27%) HTML
2 49 (19.84%) CSS
3 33 (13.36%) jQuery
4 32 (12.96%) AngularJS
5 29 (11.74%) Web Services
6 26 (10.53%) LAMP
7 19 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
7 19 (7.69%) Node.js
8 17 (6.88%) Spring
9 16 (6.48%) JSON
10 15 (6.07%) D3.js
11 14 (5.67%) REST
12 13 (5.26%) WebSockets
13 12 (4.86%) .NET
13 12 (4.86%) XML
14 11 (4.45%) Ajax
14 11 (4.45%) LEMP Stack
15 10 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (3.24%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.34%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.10%) Fintech
3 19 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.24%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (2.43%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (2.43%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.62%) PKI
6 4 (1.62%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.81%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.81%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.40%) iPad
8 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 179 (72.47%) Linux
2 74 (29.96%) Unix
3 42 (17.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (17.00%) Windows
4 36 (14.57%) CentOS
5 18 (7.29%) Ubuntu
6 16 (6.48%) Debian
7 14 (5.67%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.02%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.62%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.21%) VMS
11 1 (0.40%) Android
11 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (31.17%) DevOps
2 46 (18.62%) Open Source
3 39 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (12.15%) Software Engineering
6 26 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 25 (10.12%) OO
7 25 (10.12%) Open Source Development
8 23 (9.31%) Scrum
9 22 (8.91%) Build Automation
10 21 (8.50%) OOP
11 19 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 19 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.29%) TDD
13 17 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (6.88%) Prototyping
14 16 (6.48%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (6.48%) Migration
15 15 (6.07%) High Availability
16 12 (4.86%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 131 (53.04%) Bash Shell
2 93 (37.65%) Java
3 90 (36.44%) Perl
4 73 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 70 (28.34%) PHP
6 56 (22.67%) SQL
7 30 (12.15%) Ruby
8 29 (11.74%) Shell Script
9 28 (11.34%) C++
10 20 (8.10%) C
11 18 (7.29%) C#
12 10 (4.05%) Tcl
13 9 (3.64%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.83%) Groovy
15 6 (2.43%) Jython
15 6 (2.43%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.62%) Scala
17 3 (1.21%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.81%) Apex Code
18 2 (0.81%) Go
Qualifications
1 40 (16.19%) Degree
2 21 (8.50%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.88%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.07%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.62%) CCIE
5 4 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.81%) CCNA
6 2 (0.81%) CCNP
6 2 (0.81%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.40%) CEH
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.96%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (5.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 13 (5.26%) Docker
3 12 (4.86%) KVM
4 11 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.24%) GlusterFS
5 8 (3.24%) Varnish
6 6 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.43%) VirtualBox
6 6 (2.43%) XenServer
7 4 (1.62%) HDFS
8 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.21%) Xen
9 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (24.29%) Puppet
2 51 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (11.74%) Ansible
4 19 (7.69%) Salt
5 11 (4.45%) Nagios
6 8 (3.24%) Cacti
6 8 (3.24%) Ganglia
6 8 (3.24%) Graphite
6 8 (3.24%) OpenView
6 8 (3.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (2.02%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.62%) Ambari
8 4 (1.62%) Kibana
9 3 (1.21%) collectd
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.21%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.81%) SELinux
10 2 (0.81%) Terraform
11 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.40%) vMotion
Vendors
1 57 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 40 (16.19%) Oracle
3 23 (9.31%) VMware
4 22 (8.91%) Sun
5 11 (4.45%) Splunk
6 8 (3.24%) BMC
7 7 (2.83%) F5
8 6 (2.43%) Cisco
8 6 (2.43%) Juniper
8 6 (2.43%) Rackspace
8 6 (2.43%) Talend
9 4 (1.62%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.62%) Zend
10 3 (1.21%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.21%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.21%) Dynatrace
10 3 (1.21%) HP
10 3 (1.21%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.21%) New Relic
10 3 (1.21%) SolarWinds
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