The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 46 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.67% 3.86% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 7.77% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 9
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
219 309 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.93% 49.68% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 192 277 220
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Python
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Slough region.

Python Salary Trend in Slough

Python
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Slough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) Perl
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (41.67%) PHP
6 14 (38.89%) MVC
7 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (36.11%) VMware
8 12 (33.33%) OO
8 12 (33.33%) Apache
9 11 (30.56%) C#
9 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
10 10 (27.78%) vSphere
10 10 (27.78%) Plesk
10 10 (27.78%) CentOS
10 10 (27.78%) nginx
10 10 (27.78%) Ubuntu
10 10 (27.78%) IIS
10 10 (27.78%) MySQL
10 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
10 10 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (27.78%) cPanel
10 10 (27.78%) Webmin
11 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (25.00%) OOP
11 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (25.00%) .NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (33.33%) Apache
2 10 (27.78%) nginx
2 10 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (27.78%) IIS
3 7 (19.44%) Drupal
4 6 (16.67%) CMS
4 6 (16.67%) Alfresco
4 6 (16.67%) WordPress
5 2 (5.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) MGCP
4 1 (2.78%) RTP
4 1 (2.78%) SS7
4 1 (2.78%) Megaco
4 1 (2.78%) ISUP
4 1 (2.78%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
3 10 (27.78%) MySQL
4 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Sahi
2 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Junior
3 10 (27.78%) Junior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Support
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.00%) CSS
2 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (13.89%) LAMP
5 2 (5.56%) Flask
5 2 (5.56%) gevent
6 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) IPTV
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Ubuntu
2 10 (27.78%) CentOS
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (25.00%) OOP
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.89%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (11.11%) Migration
7 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.56%) OOD
8 2 (5.56%) UML
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.78%) TDD
9 1 (2.78%) BDD
9 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.78%) ITIL
9 1 (2.78%) Change Management
9 1 (2.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Perl
3 15 (41.67%) PHP
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) C#
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Ruby
7 3 (8.33%) C
7 3 (8.33%) C++
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CISA
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) vSphere
2 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Plesk
1 10 (27.78%) cPanel
1 10 (27.78%) Webmin
2 5 (13.89%) Puppet
3 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.56%) StatsD
4 2 (5.56%) Graphite
5 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.78%) Huawei
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Nortel
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
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