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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 62 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 88 75 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.56% 3.11% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.43% 8.03% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 52
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £33,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +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
844 934 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.11% 38.79% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 725 812 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 81 (56.64%) Ruby
2 76 (53.15%) Linux
3 72 (50.35%) Java
4 63 (44.06%) PHP
5 59 (41.26%) Perl
6 46 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (31.47%) HTML
8 44 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 41 (28.67%) MySQL
10 40 (27.97%) Windows
11 33 (23.08%) UNIX
11 33 (23.08%) Puppet
12 29 (20.28%) Bash Shell
13 28 (19.58%) DevOps
14 27 (18.88%) Software Engineering
15 26 (18.18%) Git (software)
15 26 (18.18%) XML
15 26 (18.18%) Nagios
16 25 (17.48%) .NET
16 25 (17.48%) jQuery
17 24 (16.78%) C++
17 24 (16.78%) Apache
17 24 (16.78%) Open Source
18 23 (16.08%) C
19 22 (15.38%) SQL
19 22 (15.38%) IIS
19 22 (15.38%) CSS
19 22 (15.38%) TCP/IP
20 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
21 20 (13.99%) Opscode Chef

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 24 (16.78%) Apache
2 22 (15.38%) IIS
3 16 (11.19%) WebLogic
4 14 (9.79%) JBoss
5 13 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.10%) Node.js
7 3 (2.10%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.10%) nginx
8 2 (1.40%) Drupal
8 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.40%) Eucalyptus
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.59%) SaaS
2 13 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.40%) Taleo
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.40%) PaaS
4 2 (1.40%) Responsys
5 1 (0.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.39%) Firewall
3 9 (6.29%) MPLS
4 8 (5.59%) BGP
4 8 (5.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (5.59%) Internet
5 7 (4.90%) OSPF
5 7 (4.90%) IPsec
6 6 (4.20%) Broadband
7 5 (3.50%) IPv4
7 5 (3.50%) VPN
7 5 (3.50%) DNS
8 4 (2.80%) SSL
8 4 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.80%) IOS XR
8 4 (2.80%) NX-OS
9 3 (2.10%) xDSL
9 3 (2.10%) EIGRP
9 3 (2.10%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.67%) MySQL
2 9 (6.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.50%) DB2
4 5 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.80%) Big Data
5 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.40%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.29%) Ant
3 18 (12.59%) Selenium
4 16 (11.19%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.79%) JIRA
6 13 (9.09%) JUnit
7 11 (7.69%) Subversion
8 8 (5.59%) Maven
9 6 (4.20%) Hudson
10 4 (2.80%) JBehave
11 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.40%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.40%) Robotium
12 2 (1.40%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.40%) AnthillPro
12 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (1.40%) JMeter
13 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (3.50%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Automotive
3 3 (2.10%) Advertising
3 3 (2.10%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (26.57%) Developer
2 24 (16.78%) Support Engineer
3 20 (13.99%) Software Engineer
4 19 (13.29%) Technical Support
4 19 (13.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 19 (13.29%) Technical Engineer
5 18 (12.59%) Java Developer
6 15 (10.49%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 14 (9.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (6.99%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.90%) Administrator
12 6 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.50%) Network Team Leader
13 5 (3.50%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.47%) HTML
2 26 (18.18%) XML
3 25 (17.48%) .NET
3 25 (17.48%) jQuery
4 22 (15.38%) CSS
5 19 (13.29%) AngularJS
6 18 (12.59%) Web Services
7 14 (9.79%) JSON
8 13 (9.09%) HTML5
8 13 (9.09%) CSS3
8 13 (9.09%) PhoneGap
9 10 (6.99%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (6.29%) Ajax
11 7 (4.90%) RESTful
12 6 (4.20%) J2EE
13 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET
13 5 (3.50%) Spring
14 4 (2.80%) WCF
14 4 (2.80%) LAMP
14 4 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) Open Source
2 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) User Experience
3 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.40%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.40%) Statistics
6 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.40%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.70%) RIA
7 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 76 (53.15%) Linux
2 40 (27.97%) Windows
3 33 (23.08%) UNIX
4 18 (12.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (12.59%) Mac OS X
5 16 (11.19%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.59%) CentOS
7 5 (3.50%) Debian
8 3 (2.10%) VMS
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.40%) OpenBSD
9 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.70%) Solaris
10 1 (0.70%) Android
10 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.58%) DevOps
3 27 (18.88%) Software Engineering
4 17 (11.89%) Scrum
4 17 (11.89%) Web Development
5 16 (11.19%) MVC
5 16 (11.19%) OOP
5 16 (11.19%) Configuration Management
6 15 (10.49%) Identity Management
7 14 (9.79%) SOA
8 13 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.09%) Mobile Development
9 9 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.29%) OO
10 8 (5.59%) UML
11 7 (4.90%) Project Management
11 7 (4.90%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.20%) Change Management
13 5 (3.50%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (56.64%) Ruby
2 72 (50.35%) Java
3 63 (44.06%) PHP
4 59 (41.26%) Perl
5 44 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 29 (20.28%) Bash Shell
7 24 (16.78%) C++
8 23 (16.08%) C
9 22 (15.38%) SQL
10 18 (12.59%) PowerShell
11 14 (9.79%) Shell Script
12 9 (6.29%) C#
13 4 (2.80%) VBScript
13 4 (2.80%) XPath
13 4 (2.80%) Groovy
14 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.40%) Scala
15 2 (1.40%) XQuery
16 1 (0.70%) Clojure
16 1 (0.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (13.29%) Degree
2 8 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.20%) CCIE
4 5 (3.50%) CCNP
5 3 (2.10%) CCIP
5 3 (2.10%) CCSP
5 3 (2.10%) JNCIA
5 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.40%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (1.40%) IC3 Certification
7 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (4.20%) KVM
2 5 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.40%) Varnish
3 2 (1.40%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.70%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.70%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (0.70%) qmail
4 1 (0.70%) Firmware
4 1 (0.70%) Squid
4 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (23.08%) Puppet
2 26 (18.18%) Nagios
3 20 (13.99%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.99%) ZABBIX
5 8 (5.59%) Zenoss
6 7 (4.90%) Cacti
7 5 (3.50%) Graphite
8 3 (2.10%) Ganglia
8 3 (2.10%) collectd
8 3 (2.10%) Ansible
9 2 (1.40%) logstash
9 2 (1.40%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.40%) OpenView
9 2 (1.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.70%) Salt
10 1 (0.70%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 16 (11.19%) Red Hat
2 14 (9.79%) Cisco
3 13 (9.09%) Oracle
4 8 (5.59%) VMware
5 7 (4.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.80%) Juniper
6 4 (2.80%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.80%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.10%) F5
7 3 (2.10%) Splunk
8 2 (1.40%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.40%) Foundry
8 2 (1.40%) BMC
8 2 (1.40%) Sun
8 2 (1.40%) Dell
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.70%) Symantec
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