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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 47 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.76% 5.02% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.83% 11.20% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
283 259 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.56% 44.81% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 235 233 217
Average salary £40,250 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.44% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Slough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Perl
4 13 (46.43%) MVC
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 11 (39.29%) PHP
6 11 (39.29%) OO
7 9 (32.14%) C#
7 9 (32.14%) Apache
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 8 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (25.00%) Java
9 7 (25.00%) .NET
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) OOP
9 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (21.43%) MySQL
10 6 (21.43%) IIS
10 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
10 6 (21.43%) Ruby

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (32.14%) Apache
2 8 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (21.43%) IIS
3 6 (21.43%) Alfresco
3 6 (21.43%) nginx
4 5 (17.86%) WordPress
4 5 (17.86%) CMS
4 5 (17.86%) Drupal
5 2 (7.14%) Jetty
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) MGCP
3 1 (3.57%) RTP
3 1 (3.57%) SS7
3 1 (3.57%) Megaco
3 1 (3.57%) ISUP
3 1 (3.57%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 6 (21.43%) MySQL
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) Hudson
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Gradle
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.57%) Sahi
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (10.71%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Junior
2 7 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (17.86%) LAMP
4 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
5 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) Flask
5 2 (7.14%) gevent
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
5 2 (7.14%) Symfony
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) Servlets
6 1 (3.57%) Struts
6 1 (3.57%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
6 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) IPTV
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
2 6 (21.43%) CentOS
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) MVC
2 11 (39.29%) OO
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Release Management
8 2 (7.14%) UML
9 1 (3.57%) ITIL
9 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
9 1 (3.57%) Change Management
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Perl
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) PHP
5 9 (32.14%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) Ruby
8 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.57%) C
9 1 (3.57%) C++
9 1 (3.57%) Groovy
9 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CISA
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) vSphere
2 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Plesk
1 6 (21.43%) cPanel
1 6 (21.43%) Webmin
2 2 (7.14%) Graphite
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) StatsD
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Zend
5 1 (3.57%) Huawei
5 1 (3.57%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Nortel
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago