The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 74
Rank change year-on-year +11 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Python 269 289 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.23% 6.42% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.34% 15.15% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 227 255 152
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1551 1908 1983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.45% 42.38% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1723 1617
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Berkshire

Python
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Berkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Berkshire

Python
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 139 £50,000 -9.09% 21
Slough +26 40 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Maidenhead +17 23 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Ascot - 14 £65,000 -
Newbury -13 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bracknell +16 9 £30,000 - 2
Wokingham +27 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Windsor -14 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 340 (61.93%) Linux
2 243 (44.26%) Java
3 222 (40.44%) Bash Shell
4 191 (34.79%) Perl
5 174 (31.69%) Ansible
6 168 (30.60%) Puppet
7 166 (30.24%) DevOps
8 144 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
9 137 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
10 122 (22.22%) Docker
11 121 (22.04%) Opscode Chef
12 119 (21.68%) Git (software)
13 117 (21.31%) SQL
14 107 (19.49%) JavaScript
14 107 (19.49%) Ruby
15 101 (18.40%) C++
16 98 (17.85%) Degree
17 94 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
17 94 (17.12%) Unix
17 94 (17.12%) Red Hat
18 93 (16.94%) MySQL
19 92 (16.76%) Finance
20 90 (16.39%) Software Engineering
21 88 (16.03%) SaaS
22 75 (13.66%) PHP
23 73 (13.30%) HTML
23 73 (13.30%) C#
24 71 (12.93%) Windows
25 70 (12.75%) CentOS
25 70 (12.75%) Jenkins

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 42 (7.65%) nginx
2 31 (5.65%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (4.92%) Apache
4 22 (4.01%) uWSGI
5 13 (2.37%) Apache Spark
5 13 (2.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (2.19%) Drupal
6 12 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.82%) Confluence
8 10 (1.82%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.64%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.64%) SAS
10 8 (1.46%) IBM HTTP Server
10 8 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (1.46%) WordPress
11 7 (1.28%) IIS
12 6 (1.09%) JBoss
13 4 (0.73%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.73%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.46%) SPSS Modeler
3 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.73%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.73%) QuarkXPress
5 3 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (3.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 144 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (16.03%) SaaS
3 45 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (3.83%) GitHub
6 15 (2.73%) PaaS
7 13 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (1.64%) Force.com
8 9 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.64%) IaaS
9 4 (0.73%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle CX
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 2 (0.36%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.18%) Akamai
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.65%) TCP/IP
2 38 (6.92%) DNS
3 37 (6.74%) Firewall
4 29 (5.28%) Internet
5 28 (5.10%) WAN
6 27 (4.92%) HTTP
7 24 (4.37%) SSL
8 22 (4.01%) LAN
9 12 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (2.19%) IPv4
9 12 (2.19%) VPN
10 11 (2.00%) DHCP
11 9 (1.64%) MPLS
11 9 (1.64%) SSH
12 8 (1.46%) BGP
12 8 (1.46%) Ethernet
12 8 (1.46%) IPsec
12 8 (1.46%) OSPF
13 7 (1.28%) Broadband
13 7 (1.28%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (16.94%) MySQL
2 59 (10.75%) NoSQL
3 49 (8.93%) MongoDB
4 47 (8.56%) Hadoop
4 47 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (7.47%) SQL Server
6 40 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (6.38%) Relational Database
8 34 (6.19%) Big Data
9 18 (3.28%) Redis
10 11 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.82%) QlikView
12 8 (1.46%) DB2
12 8 (1.46%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.46%) Pentaho
12 8 (1.46%) Power BI
12 8 (1.46%) SQLite
13 7 (1.28%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 119 (21.68%) Git (software)
2 70 (12.75%) Jenkins
3 66 (12.02%) Maven
4 39 (7.10%) Ant
5 32 (5.83%) Subversion
6 29 (5.28%) GitLab
7 28 (5.10%) Gradle
8 26 (4.74%) JIRA
9 24 (4.37%) Apache Ivy
10 14 (2.55%) Cucumber
10 14 (2.55%) JUnit
10 14 (2.55%) Vagrant
11 12 (2.19%) Selenium
12 10 (1.82%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
14 7 (1.28%) IDA Disassembler
14 7 (1.28%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.28%) OllyDbg
14 7 (1.28%) WinDbg
15 6 (1.09%) gulp
General
1 92 (16.76%) Finance
2 47 (8.56%) Telecoms
3 43 (7.83%) Marketing
4 33 (6.01%) Banking
5 24 (4.37%) Manufacturing
6 22 (4.01%) Electronics
7 12 (2.19%) Retail
8 10 (1.82%) Games
9 6 (1.09%) Advertising
9 6 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.73%) Digital Economy
10 4 (0.73%) French Language
10 4 (0.73%) German Language
10 4 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (0.73%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Military
12 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 163 (29.69%) Developer
2 95 (17.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 69 (12.57%) Linux Engineer
4 56 (10.20%) Python Developer
5 50 (9.11%) Software Engineer
6 42 (7.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 41 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
8 38 (6.92%) Cloud Engineer
9 36 (6.56%) Java Developer
10 34 (6.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 31 (5.65%) Administrator
12 30 (5.46%) Consultant
13 28 (5.10%) Release Engineer
14 26 (4.74%) Graduate
15 25 (4.55%) Software Developer
16 24 (4.37%) Support Engineer
17 23 (4.19%) Analyst
18 21 (3.83%) .NET Developer
18 21 (3.83%) Linux Administrator
19 19 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (13.30%) HTML
2 69 (12.57%) CSS
3 63 (11.48%) Web Services
4 53 (9.65%) AngularJS
5 47 (8.56%) Node.js
6 46 (8.38%) .NET
6 46 (8.38%) Spring
7 36 (6.56%) REST
8 33 (6.01%) RESTful
9 29 (5.28%) Ajax
10 28 (5.10%) JSON
11 27 (4.92%) Django
11 27 (4.92%) LAMP
12 25 (4.55%) jQuery
12 25 (4.55%) XML
13 22 (4.01%) Celery
13 22 (4.01%) Flask
13 22 (4.01%) HTML5
14 20 (3.64%) ASP.NET
15 19 (3.46%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.56%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.65%) Data Centre
4 27 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.01%) Fintech
6 18 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.55%) Public Cloud
9 12 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
10 10 (1.82%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.82%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
11 9 (1.64%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 6 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.09%) Life Science
14 5 (0.91%) Streaming Music
15 4 (0.73%) Blackberry
15 4 (0.73%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 340 (61.93%) Linux
2 94 (17.12%) Unix
3 71 (12.93%) Windows
4 70 (12.75%) CentOS
5 58 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (7.83%) Ubuntu
7 39 (7.10%) Debian
8 13 (2.37%) Android
9 12 (2.19%) Windows Server
10 11 (2.00%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.46%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.91%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.73%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.73%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (30.24%) DevOps
2 137 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (16.39%) Software Engineering
5 67 (12.20%) TDD
6 54 (9.84%) Open Source
7 53 (9.65%) Scrum
8 47 (8.56%) OO
9 43 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (7.47%) Analytics
11 37 (6.74%) Mathematics
12 35 (6.38%) Build Automation
12 35 (6.38%) Configuration Management
13 33 (6.01%) Test Automation
13 33 (6.01%) Unit Testing
14 31 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 30 (5.46%) BDD
16 29 (5.28%) Cybersecurity
17 27 (4.92%) OOP
17 27 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 243 (44.26%) Java
2 222 (40.44%) Bash Shell
3 191 (34.79%) Perl
4 117 (21.31%) SQL
5 107 (19.49%) JavaScript
5 107 (19.49%) Ruby
6 101 (18.40%) C++
7 75 (13.66%) PHP
8 73 (13.30%) C#
9 63 (11.48%) C
10 45 (8.20%) PowerShell
11 32 (5.83%) Shell Script
12 29 (5.28%) R
13 13 (2.37%) MATLAB
13 13 (2.37%) Tcl
14 11 (2.00%) Apex Code
14 11 (2.00%) Jython
14 11 (2.00%) Scala
15 9 (1.64%) Go
15 9 (1.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 98 (17.85%) Degree
2 48 (8.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (5.10%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.19%) CCNP
7 11 (2.00%) CCNA
8 10 (1.82%) CISSP
8 10 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (1.82%) MCP
8 10 (1.82%) MCSE
8 10 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.82%) Security+ Certification
9 8 (1.46%) CCIE
10 7 (1.28%) CCSP
10 7 (1.28%) ISEB
10 7 (1.28%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.28%) JNCIA
10 7 (1.28%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.56%) QA
2 9 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.46%) SLA
4 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.09%) GPG13
6 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 122 (22.22%) Docker
2 27 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.28%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.00%) KVM
6 9 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.46%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 8 (1.46%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.73%) Samba
8 4 (0.73%) vSphere
9 2 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.18%) etcd
10 1 (0.18%) flannel
10 1 (0.18%) oVirt
10 1 (0.18%) Postfix
10 1 (0.18%) Squid
10 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 174 (31.69%) Ansible
2 168 (30.60%) Puppet
3 121 (22.04%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (10.20%) Salt
5 31 (5.65%) Kubernetes
6 12 (2.19%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.46%) logstash
7 8 (1.46%) Terraform
7 8 (1.46%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.91%) Graphite
9 5 (0.91%) Kibana
10 4 (0.73%) CloudForms
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.36%) Riemann
11 2 (0.36%) SCCM
11 2 (0.36%) SCOM
11 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.36%) vRealize
12 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (17.12%) Red Hat
2 67 (12.20%) Oracle
3 58 (10.56%) VMware
4 50 (9.11%) Microsoft
5 25 (4.55%) Tableau
6 23 (4.19%) Cisco
7 21 (3.83%) SAP
8 18 (3.28%) IBM
9 17 (3.10%) F5
10 13 (2.37%) Google
11 12 (2.19%) Juniper
11 12 (2.19%) Splunk
11 12 (2.19%) Sun
12 10 (1.82%) Rackspace
12 10 (1.82%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.46%) Ab Initio
13 8 (1.46%) EMC
13 8 (1.46%) Talend
13 8 (1.46%) Zend
14 7 (1.28%) Adobe
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago