Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 32 53
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 +116
Permanent jobs citing Python 558 554 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.77% 6.38% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.55% 14.93% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 501 500 492
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £29,100
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3180 3710 4559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.98% 42.70% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2772 3234 3908
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 273 £50,000 - 32
Slough +24 77 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Newbury +23 68 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Maidenhead +8 34 £55,000 +12.24% 1
Ascot - 32 £39,250 -
Bracknell -9 25 £30,000 - 2
Wokingham +5 9 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Windsor +2 1 £40,500 -25.00%
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (60.93%) Linux
2 230 (41.22%) Java
3 176 (31.54%) Bash Shell
4 167 (29.93%) Amazon AWS
4 167 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (29.93%) JavaScript
5 165 (29.57%) SQL
6 142 (25.45%) DevOps
7 137 (24.55%) Perl
7 137 (24.55%) Puppet
8 125 (22.40%) Ansible
9 116 (20.79%) Opscode Chef
10 107 (19.18%) Degree
10 107 (19.18%) C#
10 107 (19.18%) HTML
11 106 (19.00%) Windows
12 105 (18.82%) Git (software)
13 99 (17.74%) SaaS
14 97 (17.38%) CSS
15 89 (15.95%) Ruby
16 88 (15.77%) Docker
17 87 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
18 85 (15.23%) PHP
19 84 (15.05%) Red Hat
20 83 (14.87%) C++
21 81 (14.52%) Finance
21 81 (14.52%) CentOS
22 77 (13.80%) Software Engineering
22 77 (13.80%) Computer Science
23 71 (12.72%) MySQL

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 37 (6.63%) Apache
2 28 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (4.12%) nginx
4 22 (3.94%) OpenStack
5 21 (3.76%) Apache Spark
6 18 (3.23%) SAS
7 16 (2.87%) Apache Pig
8 12 (2.15%) uWSGI
9 11 (1.97%) JBoss
9 11 (1.97%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.61%) CMS
10 9 (1.61%) Confluence
11 7 (1.25%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.08%) IIS
13 5 (0.90%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.90%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.54%) WildFly
15 1 (0.18%) Amazon Alexa
15 1 (0.18%) Drupal
15 1 (0.18%) GeoServer
Applications
1 18 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Sprinklr
1 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 167 (29.93%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (17.74%) SaaS
3 69 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (3.05%) Amazon S3
5 17 (3.05%) GitHub
6 15 (2.69%) Amazon ELB
6 15 (2.69%) Route 53
7 12 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.61%) PaaS
9 7 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.90%) Force.com
11 4 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.72%) IaaS
12 3 (0.54%) G Suite
12 3 (0.54%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
13 2 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.53%) Firewall
2 27 (4.84%) WAN
3 23 (4.12%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.94%) Internet
4 22 (3.94%) LAN
5 19 (3.41%) SSL
6 17 (3.05%) VPN
7 16 (2.87%) DNS
8 13 (2.33%) FTP
8 13 (2.33%) SNMP
9 10 (1.79%) DHCP
10 9 (1.61%) IPv4
11 8 (1.43%) BGP
11 8 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (1.43%) EIGRP
11 8 (1.43%) MPLS
11 8 (1.43%) OSPF
12 7 (1.25%) HTTP
13 5 (0.90%) 3G
13 5 (0.90%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.72%) MySQL
2 70 (12.54%) NoSQL
3 59 (10.57%) PostgreSQL
4 48 (8.60%) Hadoop
5 46 (8.24%) MongoDB
6 45 (8.06%) Relational Database
7 38 (6.81%) Big Data
8 37 (6.63%) SQL Server
9 29 (5.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (3.41%) RDBMS
11 18 (3.23%) Redis
12 16 (2.87%) Pentaho
13 15 (2.69%) HBase
13 15 (2.69%) Impala
14 14 (2.51%) Apache Hive
15 13 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (2.33%) DB2
16 11 (1.97%) QlikView
16 11 (1.97%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 105 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 60 (10.75%) Jenkins
3 41 (7.35%) Maven
4 31 (5.56%) JIRA
5 30 (5.38%) Ant
6 21 (3.76%) GitLab
6 21 (3.76%) Subversion
7 16 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (2.51%) Eclipse
9 13 (2.33%) Selenium
9 13 (2.33%) Toad
10 10 (1.79%) Gradle
11 9 (1.61%) gulp
11 9 (1.61%) PHPUnit
11 9 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (1.43%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.08%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 81 (14.52%) Finance
2 39 (6.99%) Telecoms
3 34 (6.09%) Retail
4 32 (5.73%) Banking
5 27 (4.84%) Marketing
6 20 (3.58%) Electronics
7 18 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.51%) Games
9 8 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.08%) Back Office
10 6 (1.08%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.72%) Billing
12 3 (0.54%) Advertising
13 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 227 (40.68%) Developer
2 91 (16.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 76 (13.62%) Python Developer
4 44 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 41 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
6 36 (6.45%) Graduate
7 35 (6.27%) Junior
8 34 (6.09%) PHP Developer
9 33 (5.91%) Software Engineer
10 32 (5.73%) Analyst
10 32 (5.73%) Java Developer
10 32 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
10 32 (5.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 28 (5.02%) Cloud Engineer
11 28 (5.02%) Senior Developer
12 27 (4.84%) Administrator
12 27 (4.84%) Architect
13 25 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (3.94%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (19.18%) HTML
2 97 (17.38%) CSS
3 63 (11.29%) Node.js
4 61 (10.93%) AngularJS
5 57 (10.22%) Web Services
6 50 (8.96%) Django
7 38 (6.81%) .NET
8 35 (6.27%) jQuery
9 33 (5.91%) HTML5
10 32 (5.73%) LAMP
10 32 (5.73%) RESTful
11 31 (5.56%) Laravel
12 29 (5.20%) REST
13 27 (4.84%) JSON
13 27 (4.84%) Symfony
14 24 (4.30%) XML
15 23 (4.12%) Ajax
16 22 (3.94%) Celery
17 21 (3.76%) Flask
17 21 (3.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.80%) Computer Science
2 42 (7.53%) Fintech
3 40 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.94%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.05%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.97%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (1.79%) iPad
9 8 (1.43%) User Experience
10 7 (1.25%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.72%) Clustering
13 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.72%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.54%) Derivative
14 3 (0.54%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 340 (60.93%) Linux
2 106 (19.00%) Windows
3 81 (14.52%) CentOS
4 65 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 65 (11.65%) Unix
5 44 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 30 (5.38%) Debian
7 15 (2.69%) Android
8 14 (2.51%) Mac OS
9 13 (2.33%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.97%) Windows Server
11 9 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (25.45%) DevOps
3 87 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (13.80%) Software Engineering
5 60 (10.75%) TDD
6 52 (9.32%) Mathematics
7 48 (8.60%) Open Source
8 45 (8.06%) Analytics
8 45 (8.06%) Migration
9 42 (7.53%) Scrum
10 41 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (7.35%) Test Automation
11 40 (7.17%) OOP
12 39 (6.99%) Web Development
13 38 (6.81%) Statistics
14 37 (6.63%) Mentoring
15 35 (6.27%) High Availability
15 35 (6.27%) OO
16 31 (5.56%) BDD
16 31 (5.56%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 230 (41.22%) Java
2 176 (31.54%) Bash Shell
3 167 (29.93%) JavaScript
4 165 (29.57%) SQL
5 137 (24.55%) Perl
6 107 (19.18%) C#
7 89 (15.95%) Ruby
8 85 (15.23%) PHP
9 83 (14.87%) C++
10 63 (11.29%) C
11 61 (10.93%) PowerShell
12 30 (5.38%) R
13 29 (5.20%) Scala
14 18 (3.23%) Shell Script
15 17 (3.05%) Go
16 16 (2.87%) Tcl
17 11 (1.97%) Jython
18 9 (1.61%) MATLAB
19 7 (1.25%) F#
20 6 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (19.18%) Degree
2 40 (7.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (5.38%) AWS Certification
4 17 (3.05%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.97%) Master's Degree
8 9 (1.61%) CCNP
9 7 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (1.08%) CCIE
10 6 (1.08%) PhD
11 5 (0.90%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.72%) CCSP
12 4 (0.72%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.54%) CCNA
14 2 (0.36%) APMP
14 2 (0.36%) CCDA
14 2 (0.36%) CCDE
14 2 (0.36%) CCDP
14 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.24%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.18%) GCP
5 1 (0.18%) GPG13
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (15.77%) Docker
2 32 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.94%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.76%) Active Directory
5 16 (2.87%) vSphere
6 13 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.90%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.90%) KVM
9 4 (0.72%) HDFS
10 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.18%) LXC
11 1 (0.18%) oVirt
11 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 137 (24.55%) Puppet
2 125 (22.40%) Ansible
3 116 (20.79%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (5.38%) Terraform
5 27 (4.84%) Kubernetes
6 19 (3.41%) Nagios
7 18 (3.23%) Salt
8 8 (1.43%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.90%) cPanel
9 5 (0.90%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.90%) logstash
9 5 (0.90%) Oozie
10 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.54%) Icinga
11 3 (0.54%) Kibana
11 3 (0.54%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.36%) Grafana
12 2 (0.36%) Graphite
12 2 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.36%) Riemann
Vendors
1 84 (15.05%) Red Hat
2 43 (7.71%) VMware
3 39 (6.99%) Oracle
4 35 (6.27%) Microsoft
5 24 (4.30%) Cisco
6 22 (3.94%) SAP
7 19 (3.41%) ServiceNow
8 18 (3.23%) Google
9 17 (3.05%) Tableau
10 13 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
11 12 (2.15%) Zend
12 11 (1.97%) Juniper
13 10 (1.79%) EMC
14 9 (1.61%) Capita
14 9 (1.61%) Informatica
14 9 (1.61%) Talend
15 8 (1.43%) Sun
16 7 (1.25%) Birst
16 7 (1.25%) Cognos
17 6 (1.08%) Rackspace