The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 54 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.15% 3.10% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 7.87% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 14
Median salary £68,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
182 216 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.93% 39.42% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 168 194 193
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Slough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) MySQL
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) LAMP
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
5 4 (23.53%) Big Data
5 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) R
6 3 (17.65%) Tableau
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 3 (17.65%) SPSS
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) QlikView
7 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.76%) ISEB
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) Power BI
3 2 (11.76%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Data Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
2 2 (11.76%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
2 2 (11.76%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Security
3 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) R
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
5 2 (11.76%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CEPT
2 1 (5.88%) CHFI
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) GCFA
2 1 (5.88%) GCFE
2 1 (5.88%) GREM
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) HDFS
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) cPanel
1 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Plesk
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Tableau
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat