Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 519 491 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.85% 8.14% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.95% 17.26% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 428 379 493
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 2,477 2,845 3,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.03% 47.14% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,118 2,434 2,853
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -1 257 £59,500 +13.33% 36
Wokingham +29 45 £45,000 - 6
Slough -3 40 £62,500 +4.17% 8
Bracknell -3 37 £57,500 +91.67% 3
Newbury +11 31 £57,250 +20.53% 15
Maidenhead +40 30 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Ascot - 25 £58,750 - 4
Windsor +3 6 £60,000 +37.14%
Thatcham - 4 - - 3
Crowthorne - 3 - -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 206 (39.69%) Linux
2 162 (31.21%) Java
3 158 (30.44%) JavaScript
4 148 (28.52%) SQL
5 142 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (27.36%) DevOps
6 138 (26.59%) Git (software)
7 128 (24.66%) AWS
8 111 (21.39%) Docker
9 107 (20.62%) Bash Shell
10 100 (19.27%) C#
11 95 (18.30%) Ansible
12 86 (16.57%) Kubernetes
12 86 (16.57%) Software Engineering
13 83 (15.99%) Azure
14 75 (14.45%) Degree
15 74 (14.26%) Terraform
16 73 (14.07%) Jenkins
17 71 (13.68%) Perl
18 70 (13.49%) Artificial Intelligence
19 68 (13.10%) HTML
20 67 (12.91%) CSS
21 64 (12.33%) Puppet
22 62 (11.95%) Test Automation
22 62 (11.95%) Microsoft
23 60 (11.56%) AngularJS
24 58 (11.18%) .NET
24 58 (11.18%) MongoDB
25 56 (10.79%) PostgreSQL
26 55 (10.60%) Oracle

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 30 (5.78%) Apache Spark
2 22 (4.24%) Apache
3 18 (3.47%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (3.08%) Hyperledger
5 16 (3.08%) JBoss
6 14 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.31%) Confluence
7 12 (2.31%) IIS
8 9 (1.73%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.54%) CMS
9 8 (1.54%) Drupal
10 5 (0.96%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.96%) nginx
10 5 (0.96%) SAS
11 4 (0.77%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.58%) SugarCRM
12 3 (0.58%) WordPress
13 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (3.08%) Adobe XD
2 5 (0.96%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.39%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 128 (24.66%) AWS
2 83 (15.99%) Azure
3 50 (9.63%) SaaS
4 27 (5.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (5.01%) GCP
6 25 (4.82%) Power Platform
7 24 (4.62%) IaaS
8 20 (3.85%) PaaS
9 15 (2.89%) Serverless
10 11 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (1.93%) Office 365
12 9 (1.73%) Akamai
12 9 (1.73%) OpenShift
13 8 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.54%) GitHub
13 8 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
14 7 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.16%) G Suite
16 5 (0.96%) Azure LUIS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.71%) TCP/IP
2 36 (6.94%) DNS
3 31 (5.97%) Firewall
4 19 (3.66%) DHCP
5 17 (3.28%) Network Security
6 11 (2.12%) LAN
7 10 (1.93%) SSH
8 9 (1.73%) HTTP
9 8 (1.54%) Internet
9 8 (1.54%) SMTP
9 8 (1.54%) VoIP
10 7 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.35%) SSL
10 7 (1.35%) VPN
11 6 (1.16%) DMZ
11 6 (1.16%) WAN
12 5 (0.96%) Broadband
12 5 (0.96%) SNMP
12 5 (0.96%) VLAN
12 5 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.18%) MongoDB
2 56 (10.79%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (10.40%) Hadoop
3 54 (10.40%) MySQL
4 47 (9.06%) Relational Database
5 43 (8.29%) SQL Server
6 35 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (5.97%) Big Data
8 25 (4.82%) Power BI
9 20 (3.85%) RDBMS
10 16 (3.08%) Blockchain
11 12 (2.31%) Data Mining
11 12 (2.31%) NoSQL
12 11 (2.12%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.93%) MariaDB
13 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 138 (26.59%) Git (software)
2 73 (14.07%) Jenkins
3 38 (7.32%) JIRA
4 30 (5.78%) Selenium
5 22 (4.24%) Bitbucket
6 21 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 21 (4.05%) Subversion
7 16 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (3.08%) Jasmine
7 16 (3.08%) JMeter
7 16 (3.08%) Postman
7 16 (3.08%) webpack
8 14 (2.70%) Appium
8 14 (2.70%) Maven
8 14 (2.70%) TestRail
9 11 (2.12%) CircleCI
10 10 (1.93%) Calabash
10 10 (1.93%) monkeyrunner
10 10 (1.93%) Robot Framework
10 10 (1.93%) Robotium
General
1 44 (8.48%) Finance
2 39 (7.51%) Electronics
3 32 (6.17%) Public Sector
4 30 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 27 (5.20%) Marketing
6 24 (4.62%) Manufacturing
7 18 (3.47%) Retail
8 5 (0.96%) Automotive
9 4 (0.77%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (35.45%) Developer
2 91 (17.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 65 (12.52%) Python Developer
4 43 (8.29%) Software Developer
5 35 (6.74%) .NET Developer
5 35 (6.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 35 (6.74%) Software Engineer
6 32 (6.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 31 (5.97%) Analyst
8 29 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 24 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.24%) AWS Engineer
11 21 (4.05%) Senior DevOps
11 21 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 19 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
13 17 (3.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 16 (3.08%) Data Engineer
15 15 (2.89%) Architect
15 15 (2.89%) C# Developer
15 15 (2.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (13.10%) HTML
2 67 (12.91%) CSS
3 60 (11.56%) AngularJS
4 58 (11.18%) .NET
5 45 (8.67%) RESTful
6 42 (8.09%) Django
7 41 (7.90%) REST
8 40 (7.71%) ASP.NET
9 36 (6.94%) CSS3
10 35 (6.74%) HTML5
11 34 (6.55%) Web Services
12 32 (6.17%) React
13 30 (5.78%) Flask
14 27 (5.20%) Spring
15 23 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (4.24%) Pandas
17 21 (4.05%) Spring Cloud
18 20 (3.85%) Kafka
18 20 (3.85%) scikit-learn
19 19 (3.66%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.09%) Private Cloud
2 39 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.55%) Public Cloud
4 27 (5.20%) Algorithms
5 24 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
6 19 (3.66%) User Experience
7 16 (3.08%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.70%) Cloud Native
8 14 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.73%) Renewable Energy
12 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.35%) FMCG
13 7 (1.35%) Robotics
14 6 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (1.16%) Replication
14 6 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 206 (39.69%) Linux
2 50 (9.63%) Windows
3 34 (6.55%) Unix
4 26 (5.01%) CentOS
5 23 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (3.47%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.50%) Android
8 12 (2.31%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.93%) Debian
10 9 (1.73%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
1 142 (27.36%) DevOps
2 86 (16.57%) Software Engineering
3 70 (13.49%) Artificial Intelligence
4 62 (11.95%) Test Automation
5 55 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (10.21%) Configuration Management
6 53 (10.21%) Open Source
7 51 (9.83%) Analytics
8 47 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
9 45 (8.67%) Data Science
9 45 (8.67%) Front End Development
10 44 (8.48%) Microservices
11 39 (7.51%) Computer Science
11 39 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (7.13%) Machine Learning
12 37 (7.13%) OO
13 32 (6.17%) Web Development
14 31 (5.97%) Migration
15 30 (5.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 162 (31.21%) Java
2 158 (30.44%) JavaScript
3 148 (28.52%) SQL
4 107 (20.62%) Bash Shell
5 100 (19.27%) C#
6 71 (13.68%) Perl
7 54 (10.40%) Ruby
8 47 (9.06%) PowerShell
9 36 (6.94%) Scala
10 25 (4.82%) PHP
11 22 (4.24%) C++
11 22 (4.24%) R
11 22 (4.24%) TypeScript
12 20 (3.85%) ES6
13 18 (3.47%) C
14 13 (2.50%) Go
15 10 (1.93%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.93%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 8 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (14.45%) Degree
2 37 (7.13%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.08%) AWS Certification
4 16 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.12%) ISEB
6 8 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.35%) CCNP
8 6 (1.16%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.96%) CCNA
9 5 (0.96%) CISSP
9 5 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.77%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.39%) CISA
11 2 (0.39%) CISM
11 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.19%) GCFA
12 1 (0.19%) GCIH
12 1 (0.19%) GIAC
12 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.25%) QA
2 7 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.39%) NIST
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (21.39%) Docker
2 22 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.50%) NFS
5 9 (1.73%) Xen
6 8 (1.54%) Firmware
6 8 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.96%) iptables
7 5 (0.96%) KVM
7 5 (0.96%) QEMU
7 5 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.19%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (18.30%) Ansible
2 86 (16.57%) Kubernetes
3 74 (14.26%) Terraform
4 64 (12.33%) Puppet
5 48 (9.25%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.50%) HAProxy
7 11 (2.12%) ZABBIX
8 9 (1.73%) SELinux
9 7 (1.35%) Grafana
9 7 (1.35%) Prometheus
9 7 (1.35%) Salt
10 6 (1.16%) Kibana
10 6 (1.16%) logstash
10 6 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.77%) Ambari
12 4 (0.77%) Packer
13 3 (0.58%) Nagios
14 2 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 62 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.60%) Oracle
3 33 (6.36%) Google
4 32 (6.17%) Red Hat
4 32 (6.17%) SAP
5 22 (4.24%) IBM
6 19 (3.66%) VMware
7 13 (2.50%) Cisco
8 12 (2.31%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.93%) Informatica
10 9 (1.73%) SaltStack
11 8 (1.54%) Sun
12 7 (1.35%) Tableau
13 5 (0.96%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.96%) Facebook
13 5 (0.96%) Remedy
14 4 (0.77%) Ivanti
14 4 (0.77%) Zend
15 3 (0.58%) hybris
15 3 (0.58%) Sitecore