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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 45 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.81% 2.25% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.37% 4.63% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 9
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £40,750 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £50,000 £53,000
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
217 259 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.07% 48.59% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 198 223 234
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Slough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
3 24 (58.54%) Perl
4 23 (56.10%) PHP
5 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
7 14 (34.15%) Windows
7 14 (34.15%) VMware
8 11 (26.83%) Ruby
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.83%) HTML
8 11 (26.83%) OO
9 10 (24.39%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) Apache
9 10 (24.39%) C#
9 10 (24.39%) IIS
9 10 (24.39%) MVC
9 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
9 10 (24.39%) Ubuntu
9 10 (24.39%) CentOS
9 10 (24.39%) nginx
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 10 (24.39%) Plesk
9 10 (24.39%) vSphere
9 10 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (24.39%) cPanel
9 10 (24.39%) Webmin
10 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
10 9 (21.95%) MongoDB

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (24.39%) IIS
1 10 (24.39%) Apache
1 10 (24.39%) nginx
1 10 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (17.07%) Drupal
3 6 (14.63%) Alfresco
3 6 (14.63%) WordPress
3 6 (14.63%) CMS
4 3 (7.32%) Apache Pig
4 3 (7.32%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) SSH
5 1 (2.44%) MGCP
5 1 (2.44%) RTP
5 1 (2.44%) SS7
5 1 (2.44%) Megaco
5 1 (2.44%) ISUP
5 1 (2.44%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) MySQL
3 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
3 9 (21.95%) NoSQL
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
5 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (12.20%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Junior
3 10 (24.39%) Junior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Support
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Incident Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
2 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (21.95%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Statistics
3 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.32%) Physics
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.44%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Ubuntu
3 10 (24.39%) CentOS
4 3 (7.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) OO
2 10 (24.39%) MVC
3 9 (21.95%) OOP
3 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
4 8 (19.51%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
5 6 (14.63%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
8 3 (7.32%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) SIEM
8 3 (7.32%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) Perl
3 23 (56.10%) PHP
4 11 (26.83%) Ruby
4 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (24.39%) C#
6 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.76%) Java
8 3 (7.32%) C
8 3 (7.32%) C++
8 3 (7.32%) R
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) CCIE
3 2 (4.88%) CISM
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
2 8 (19.51%) HIPAA
3 2 (4.88%) SLA
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) vSphere
2 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Plesk
1 10 (24.39%) cPanel
1 10 (24.39%) Webmin
2 6 (14.63%) Puppet
3 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.32%) Tableau
5 2 (4.88%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Nortel
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.44%) Huawei