Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 29 22
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 522 506 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.33% 7.31% 7.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.58% 14.26% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 438 450 450
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £31,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 2,810 3,548 3,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.24% 51.25% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 3,117 2,678
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,900 £72,500 £68,225
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +2 236 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Bracknell +38 66 £60,000 +60.00% 13
Maidenhead -3 65 £62,500 -3.85% 3
Newbury +6 63 £50,000 - 3
Slough +25 38 £55,000 +15.79%
Wokingham +23 26 £40,000 -
Windsor - 2 £67,500 -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 246 (47.13%) Linux
2 230 (44.06%) Java
3 188 (36.02%) DevOps
4 173 (33.14%) Amazon AWS
5 166 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
6 153 (29.31%) JavaScript
7 150 (28.74%) SQL
8 140 (26.82%) Bash Shell
9 134 (25.67%) Docker
10 125 (23.95%) Degree
11 117 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 111 (21.26%) Git (software)
13 109 (20.88%) Jenkins
14 101 (19.35%) Kubernetes
15 100 (19.16%) C#
16 92 (17.62%) Software Engineering
17 90 (17.24%) Ruby
18 89 (17.05%) Windows
19 86 (16.48%) Microsoft
20 84 (16.09%) Ansible
21 81 (15.52%) AngularJS
22 80 (15.33%) Computer Science
23 77 (14.75%) C++
24 76 (14.56%) Unix
25 75 (14.37%) SQL Server
26 73 (13.98%) Test Automation
27 70 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
28 66 (12.64%) Mathematics
29 64 (12.26%) Puppet
29 64 (12.26%) Perl

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 53 (10.15%) WebLogic
2 37 (7.09%) Apache
3 28 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 28 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 26 (4.98%) IIS
5 19 (3.64%) nginx
6 16 (3.07%) JBoss
7 13 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (2.30%) Alfresco
9 11 (2.11%) SAS
10 10 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (1.72%) Confluence
12 8 (1.53%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.96%) Hyperledger
13 5 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.77%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.30%) SPSS
3 11 (2.11%) Adobe XD
4 5 (0.96%) SPSS Modeler
5 4 (0.77%) Stata
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 173 (33.14%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (9.58%) SaaS
4 47 (9.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 38 (7.28%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (5.36%) Power Platform
7 27 (5.17%) Amazon S3
8 26 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (4.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 21 (4.02%) Serverless
10 20 (3.83%) GitHub
11 19 (3.64%) Amazon EMR
12 18 (3.45%) Office 365
12 18 (3.45%) OpenShift
13 16 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (2.68%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (2.11%) Akamai
15 11 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (2.11%) Amazon Kinesis
16 9 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.43%) Firewall
2 36 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 28 (5.36%) DNS
4 25 (4.79%) Skype
5 18 (3.45%) SSH
6 15 (2.87%) DHCP
7 14 (2.68%) Network Security
8 13 (2.49%) VPN
9 11 (2.11%) H.323
9 11 (2.11%) LAN
10 10 (1.92%) HTTP
11 9 (1.72%) WAN
12 8 (1.53%) Internet
12 8 (1.53%) VoIP
13 5 (0.96%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.77%) SSL
15 3 (0.57%) SMTP
15 3 (0.57%) SNMP
15 3 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 58 (11.11%) Big Data
3 53 (10.15%) Relational Database
4 43 (8.24%) MySQL
5 40 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (6.51%) NoSQL
7 30 (5.75%) MongoDB
7 30 (5.75%) RDBMS
8 29 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (5.36%) Power BI
10 26 (4.98%) Hadoop
11 25 (4.79%) Amazon RDS
12 18 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (2.87%) Apache Hive
14 14 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (2.49%) Redis
16 10 (1.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 111 (21.26%) Git (software)
2 109 (20.88%) Jenkins
3 37 (7.09%) Selenium
4 30 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (5.17%) JIRA
6 20 (3.83%) Ant
6 20 (3.83%) Gradle
7 18 (3.45%) Bitbucket
8 16 (3.07%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.07%) Maven
9 13 (2.49%) Subversion
10 12 (2.30%) webpack
11 11 (2.11%) Jasmine
11 11 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (1.92%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.53%) JUnit
13 8 (1.53%) Robot Framework
13 8 (1.53%) WebDriver
14 7 (1.34%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 22 (4.21%) Finance
2 20 (3.83%) Electronics
3 18 (3.45%) Retail
4 17 (3.26%) Publishing
5 16 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.96%) Marketing
8 3 (0.57%) Banking
9 2 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 160 (30.65%) Developer
2 97 (18.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (9.20%) Software Engineer
4 47 (9.00%) Software Developer
5 39 (7.47%) Analyst
6 36 (6.90%) Architect
7 31 (5.94%) Administrator
7 31 (5.94%) Python Developer
8 30 (5.75%) Graduate
8 30 (5.75%) Senior Developer
8 30 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
9 27 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
10 22 (4.21%) Test Engineer
11 21 (4.02%) .NET Developer
11 21 (4.02%) .NET Software Developer
12 20 (3.83%) Python Engineer
12 20 (3.83%) Senior DevOps
12 20 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (15.52%) AngularJS
2 62 (11.88%) .NET
3 48 (9.20%) Node.js
4 44 (8.43%) Web Services
5 43 (8.24%) HTML
6 41 (7.85%) Django
7 39 (7.47%) Spring
8 33 (6.32%) Kafka
9 32 (6.13%) HTML5
10 30 (5.75%) React
11 28 (5.36%) .NET Framework
12 27 (5.17%) ASP.NET
13 22 (4.21%) WebRTC
14 21 (4.02%) CSS
14 21 (4.02%) JSON
15 20 (3.83%) REST
15 20 (3.83%) RESTful
16 19 (3.64%) J2EE
17 17 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (3.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.00%) Linux Command Line
2 32 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.79%) Public Cloud
4 23 (4.41%) Algorithms
5 22 (4.21%) Video Conferencing
6 21 (4.02%) Client/Server
7 20 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (3.64%) Private Cloud
9 13 (2.49%) Cloud Native
9 13 (2.49%) User Experience
10 11 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (2.11%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (1.72%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.72%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.72%) Robotics
13 7 (1.34%) Fintech
13 7 (1.34%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 246 (47.13%) Linux
2 89 (17.05%) Windows
3 76 (14.56%) Unix
4 44 (8.43%) Windows Server
5 38 (7.28%) Ubuntu
6 36 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (5.56%) CentOS
8 28 (5.36%) Android
9 27 (5.17%) Apple iOS
10 16 (3.07%) Debian
11 11 (2.11%) Windows 10
11 11 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.53%) VMS
13 6 (1.15%) Fedora
13 6 (1.15%) Gentoo
13 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.57%) DC/OS
14 3 (0.57%) Solaris
15 2 (0.38%) AIX
15 2 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (36.02%) DevOps
2 166 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (17.62%) Software Engineering
4 80 (15.33%) Computer Science
5 73 (13.98%) Test Automation
6 70 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (12.64%) Mathematics
8 63 (12.07%) Analytics
9 56 (10.73%) Configuration Management
9 56 (10.73%) Scrum
10 47 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (9.00%) OO
11 46 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (8.62%) Microservices
12 45 (8.62%) OOP
13 40 (7.66%) TDD
14 36 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
15 35 (6.70%) Data Science
16 34 (6.51%) Machine Learning
17 32 (6.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 230 (44.06%) Java
2 153 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 150 (28.74%) SQL
4 140 (26.82%) Bash Shell
5 100 (19.16%) C#
6 90 (17.24%) Ruby
7 77 (14.75%) C++
8 64 (12.26%) Perl
9 58 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 48 (9.20%) C
11 40 (7.66%) PHP
12 35 (6.70%) Scala
13 31 (5.94%) Shell Script
14 29 (5.56%) Go
15 24 (4.60%) R
16 21 (4.02%) ES6
16 21 (4.02%) Objective-C
16 21 (4.02%) TypeScript
17 19 (3.64%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.92%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 125 (23.95%) Degree
2 45 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (5.17%) Numerate Degree
5 19 (3.64%) AWS Certification
6 16 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.68%) MCSA
7 14 (2.68%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.11%) MCSE
9 10 (1.92%) Master's Degree
10 9 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.53%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.96%) ISEB
12 5 (0.96%) PhD
13 3 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.19%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.28%) QA
2 20 (3.83%) GDPR
3 12 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.77%) SLA
5 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 134 (25.67%) Docker
2 52 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.94%) Hyper-V
4 26 (4.98%) Active Directory
5 20 (3.83%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (2.49%) VirtualBox
8 11 (2.11%) iptables
9 9 (1.72%) vSphere
10 8 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.53%) Xen
11 6 (1.15%) NFS
12 5 (0.96%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.96%) KVM
13 4 (0.77%) HDFS
14 3 (0.57%) QEMU
15 1 (0.19%) Corosync
15 1 (0.19%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 101 (19.35%) Kubernetes
2 84 (16.09%) Ansible
3 64 (12.26%) Puppet
4 51 (9.77%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (9.77%) Terraform
5 20 (3.83%) Nagios
6 13 (2.49%) Kibana
7 12 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (2.30%) Prometheus
7 12 (2.30%) ZABBIX
8 9 (1.72%) Grafana
8 9 (1.72%) Graphite
8 9 (1.72%) SELinux
9 8 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (1.53%) Salt
10 6 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.96%) Ambari
11 5 (0.96%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.77%) Icinga
12 4 (0.77%) Rancher
Vendors
1 86 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.49%) Oracle
3 54 (10.34%) VMware
4 43 (8.24%) Google
5 35 (6.70%) Red Hat
6 18 (3.45%) Tableau
7 15 (2.87%) Informatica
8 11 (2.11%) Riverbed
9 10 (1.92%) Sun
10 9 (1.72%) SAP
11 8 (1.53%) Centreon
11 8 (1.53%) New Relic
11 8 (1.53%) Splunk
12 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.15%) Citrix
14 5 (0.96%) SolarWinds
15 4 (0.77%) Coverity
15 4 (0.77%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.77%) Teradata
15 4 (0.77%) Xamarin