Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 21 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 +26 +48
Permanent jobs citing Python 496 553 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.37% 8.33% 4.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.32% 17.36% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 444 473 442
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,125 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 3,463 3,185 3,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 51.47% 47.97% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,025 2,680 3,446
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.59%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 2018. 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 -5 229 £50,000 +5.26% 53
Maidenhead -5 102 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Newbury +5 52 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -17 27 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Ascot +1 25 £45,000 -30.77%
Slough -33 14 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Windsor +5 2 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Wokingham -19 2 £48,750 +21.88% 5
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 240 (48.39%) Linux
2 227 (45.77%) Java
3 176 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 136 (27.42%) SQL
5 136 (27.42%) Ansible
6 128 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 113 (22.78%) DevOps
8 111 (22.38%) NoSQL
9 106 (21.37%) Git (software)
10 105 (21.17%) C#
11 102 (20.56%) Software Engineering
12 96 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
13 94 (18.95%) C++
14 93 (18.75%) Degree
15 92 (18.55%) C
16 88 (17.74%) Oracle
17 87 (17.54%) Big Data
18 81 (16.33%) Machine Learning
19 77 (15.52%) Relational Database
20 76 (15.32%) Scrum
21 73 (14.72%) Configuration Management
21 73 (14.72%) Docker
22 72 (14.52%) Bash Shell
22 72 (14.52%) Scala
23 68 (13.71%) Jenkins
24 67 (13.51%) Unix
25 62 (12.50%) SQL Server
26 61 (12.30%) HTML
26 61 (12.30%) PowerShell

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 34 (6.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 29 (5.85%) Apache Spark
3 23 (4.64%) OpenStack
4 20 (4.03%) nginx
5 18 (3.63%) Apache
6 16 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.61%) SAS
9 5 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.01%) Confluence
9 5 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.81%) IIS
10 4 (0.81%) JBoss
11 3 (0.60%) CMS
12 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.40%) Drupal
12 2 (0.40%) IPython
12 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.20%) Maya
3 1 (0.20%) MotionBuilder
3 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 155 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.25%) Bluemix
3 31 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
4 20 (4.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (3.83%) Amazon S3
5 19 (3.83%) PaaS
6 18 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (3.63%) Amazon Glacier
6 18 (3.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.22%) SaaS
8 10 (2.02%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.21%) GitHub
10 5 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.01%) IaaS
11 4 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.60%) Datadog
12 3 (0.60%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.84%) WAN
2 20 (4.03%) LAN
3 16 (3.23%) Firewall
4 14 (2.82%) Network Security
5 13 (2.62%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.22%) SSH
7 7 (1.41%) DNS
8 4 (0.81%) Internet
8 4 (0.81%) VoIP
9 3 (0.60%) AMQP
9 3 (0.60%) DHCP
9 3 (0.60%) DMZ
9 3 (0.60%) HTTP
9 3 (0.60%) NAS
9 3 (0.60%) SAN
10 2 (0.40%) Diameter Protocol
10 2 (0.40%) FCoE
10 2 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.40%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.40%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (22.38%) NoSQL
2 87 (17.54%) Big Data
3 77 (15.52%) Relational Database
4 62 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 48 (9.68%) RDBMS
6 46 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (9.07%) Hadoop
8 42 (8.47%) MongoDB
9 38 (7.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (6.25%) MySQL
11 28 (5.65%) Oracle Database
12 23 (4.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (4.64%) Apache Hive
13 20 (4.03%) HBase
14 18 (3.63%) Redis
15 16 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (1.81%) Impala
17 8 (1.61%) Power BI
18 7 (1.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 106 (21.37%) Git (software)
2 68 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.63%) WiX
4 13 (2.62%) Selenium
5 12 (2.42%) Subversion
6 11 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (2.22%) Maven
6 11 (2.22%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.61%) JIRA
7 8 (1.61%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.41%) Hudson
8 7 (1.41%) JMeter
9 5 (1.01%) Ant
9 5 (1.01%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.01%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.81%) Robot Framework
10 4 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.60%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (5.65%) Finance
1 28 (5.65%) Publishing
2 18 (3.63%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.42%) Retail
4 10 (2.02%) Marketing
5 7 (1.41%) Advertising
5 7 (1.41%) Back Office
5 7 (1.41%) Billing
6 4 (0.81%) Banking
6 4 (0.81%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 204 (41.13%) Developer
2 65 (13.10%) Python Developer
3 57 (11.49%) Java Developer
4 54 (10.89%) Software Developer
5 48 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (8.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 40 (8.06%) Graduate
8 37 (7.46%) Architect
9 29 (5.85%) Cloud Architect
10 27 (5.44%) Software Engineer
11 24 (4.84%) AWS Developer
12 23 (4.64%) AWS Engineer
12 23 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (4.23%) Junior
13 21 (4.23%) Linux Developer
13 21 (4.23%) Senior Developer
14 20 (4.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 19 (3.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.63%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 18 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.30%) HTML
2 57 (11.49%) CSS
3 55 (11.09%) Django
4 50 (10.08%) Spring
5 46 (9.27%) Node.js
6 43 (8.67%) Middleware
7 40 (8.06%) AngularJS
7 40 (8.06%) JSON
8 37 (7.46%) Web Services
9 32 (6.45%) React
10 30 (6.05%) REST
11 23 (4.64%) Apache Flex
11 23 (4.64%) J2SE
12 22 (4.44%) JMS
13 21 (4.23%) .NET
14 18 (3.63%) Celery
14 18 (3.63%) RESTful
14 18 (3.63%) Ruby on Rails
14 18 (3.63%) SQLAlchemy
14 18 (3.63%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.09%) Fintech
2 48 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.26%) Mobile App
4 31 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 31 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.84%) Algorithms
6 19 (3.83%) Data Centre
7 15 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.41%) Renewable Energy
11 6 (1.21%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.21%) Semantic Web
11 6 (1.21%) W3C
12 5 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.81%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.81%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 240 (48.39%) Linux
2 67 (13.51%) Unix
3 48 (9.68%) Windows
4 38 (7.66%) Ubuntu
5 27 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (4.23%) CentOS
7 20 (4.03%) Mac OS
8 15 (3.02%) Debian
9 8 (1.61%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.41%) Android
11 3 (0.60%) AIX
11 3 (0.60%) DC/OS
11 3 (0.60%) HPUX
11 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.60%) Solaris
11 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Fedora
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (22.78%) DevOps
3 102 (20.56%) Software Engineering
4 81 (16.33%) Machine Learning
5 76 (15.32%) Scrum
6 73 (14.72%) Configuration Management
7 55 (11.09%) TDD
8 46 (9.27%) Open Source
9 45 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (8.06%) API Development
11 39 (7.86%) Build Automation
12 38 (7.66%) Kanban
13 37 (7.46%) Analytics
14 36 (7.26%) Functional Testing
14 36 (7.26%) Microservices
14 36 (7.26%) Technical Architecture
15 35 (7.06%) Data Security
15 35 (7.06%) High Availability
15 35 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (7.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 227 (45.77%) Java
2 136 (27.42%) SQL
3 128 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 105 (21.17%) C#
5 94 (18.95%) C++
6 92 (18.55%) C
7 72 (14.52%) Bash Shell
7 72 (14.52%) Scala
8 61 (12.30%) PowerShell
9 56 (11.29%) Ruby
10 48 (9.68%) Go
11 41 (8.27%) Perl
12 34 (6.85%) R
13 33 (6.65%) PHP
14 26 (5.24%) Java 8
15 13 (2.62%) MATLAB
16 11 (2.22%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.01%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.81%) Groovy
18 4 (0.81%) Lua
Qualifications
1 93 (18.75%) Degree
2 29 (5.85%) MCSE
2 29 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.43%) MCSA
3 17 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.02%) PhD
5 12 (2.42%) MCSD
6 11 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (2.02%) Master's Degree
8 9 (1.81%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.41%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (1.01%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.60%) CCIE
11 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.60%) RHCE
12 2 (0.40%) CEH
12 2 (0.40%) CISA
12 2 (0.40%) CISSP
12 2 (0.40%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.06%) GDPR
2 30 (6.05%) QA
3 28 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) GCP
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (14.72%) Docker
2 38 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.64%) vSphere
4 18 (3.63%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.81%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.21%) KVM
7 5 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.81%) HDFS
9 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.40%) Firmware
10 2 (0.40%) Samba
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.20%) oVirt
11 1 (0.20%) Varnish
11 1 (0.20%) vCloud
11 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 136 (27.42%) Ansible
2 59 (11.90%) Puppet
3 47 (9.48%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (6.05%) Kubernetes
5 20 (4.03%) HAProxy
5 20 (4.03%) Terraform
6 14 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
7 13 (2.62%) Nagios
8 10 (2.02%) Packer
9 7 (1.41%) Consul
10 3 (0.60%) Cacti
10 3 (0.60%) Kibana
11 2 (0.40%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.40%) Rancher
11 2 (0.40%) Salt
11 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.40%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.20%) QRadar
12 1 (0.20%) rkt
12 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (17.74%) Oracle
2 39 (7.86%) VMware
3 37 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.04%) Red Hat
5 24 (4.84%) Google
6 21 (4.23%) Capita
7 16 (3.23%) IBM
8 12 (2.42%) Cloudera
9 10 (2.02%) Cisco
10 9 (1.81%) SaltStack
11 7 (1.41%) Splunk
11 7 (1.41%) Zend
12 5 (1.01%) Talend
13 4 (0.81%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.81%) Informatica
14 3 (0.60%) HP
14 3 (0.60%) New Relic
15 2 (0.40%) Centrify
15 2 (0.40%) Juniper
15 2 (0.40%) Tableau