Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 17 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 245 266 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.36% 10.67% 7.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.09% 21.52% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 212 245 235
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91% +3.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £76,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,061 1,236 1,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.50% 49.60% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,094 1,079
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Reading

Python
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Python in Reading

Python
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Reading over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Python.

1 165 (67.35%) Linux
2 133 (54.29%) Java
3 97 (39.59%) Amazon AWS
4 88 (35.92%) JavaScript
5 82 (33.47%) Git (software)
6 79 (32.24%) Software Engineering
7 76 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (28.57%) NoSQL
9 69 (28.16%) Degree
10 62 (25.31%) Ruby
11 59 (24.08%) Unix
12 57 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (22.86%) Bash Shell
14 55 (22.45%) DevOps
15 53 (21.63%) C
16 52 (21.22%) Relational Database
17 50 (20.41%) C#
17 50 (20.41%) SQL
17 50 (20.41%) Computer Science
18 49 (20.00%) Mathematics
18 49 (20.00%) SQL Server
19 47 (19.18%) Ansible
20 46 (18.78%) Go
21 45 (18.37%) Jenkins
22 44 (17.96%) MySQL
23 42 (17.14%) Perl
24 41 (16.73%) OO
25 40 (16.33%) RDBMS
25 40 (16.33%) Google
26 38 (15.51%) Docker

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 26 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (8.16%) Apache Spark
3 16 (6.53%) nginx
4 10 (4.08%) Apache
5 6 (2.45%) Confluence
5 6 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.04%) IIS
6 5 (2.04%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.63%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.22%) JBoss
8 3 (1.22%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.41%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.41%) SAS
10 1 (0.41%) Traffic Server
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 97 (39.59%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.39%) GitHub
4 21 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (6.53%) Amazon S3
7 9 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (3.67%) Serverless
8 8 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (2.04%) PaaS
10 5 (2.04%) SaaS
11 4 (1.63%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (1.63%) CloudFront
11 4 (1.63%) IaaS
11 4 (1.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.12%) H.323
3 12 (4.90%) DNS
3 12 (4.90%) Skype
4 11 (4.49%) HTTP
4 11 (4.49%) RFID
4 11 (4.49%) SSH
5 10 (4.08%) Bluetooth
5 10 (4.08%) DHCP
6 9 (3.67%) Firewall
7 7 (2.86%) VPN
8 6 (2.45%) NAS
8 6 (2.45%) SAN
9 5 (2.04%) LAN
9 5 (2.04%) Unified Communications
9 5 (2.04%) WAN
10 4 (1.63%) FCoE
10 4 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (1.63%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 52 (21.22%) Relational Database
3 49 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 44 (17.96%) MySQL
5 40 (16.33%) RDBMS
6 33 (13.47%) Big Data
6 33 (13.47%) MongoDB
7 31 (12.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (8.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (6.94%) Redis
10 15 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (5.71%) CouchDB
11 14 (5.71%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.86%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.45%) Data Mining
13 6 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (2.04%) Data Lake
15 4 (1.63%) Cloudera CDH
15 4 (1.63%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 82 (33.47%) Git (software)
2 45 (18.37%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.35%) Subversion
4 16 (6.53%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.90%) JIRA
6 10 (4.08%) Vagrant
7 9 (3.67%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (3.27%) Selenium
9 7 (2.86%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.45%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.45%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.45%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.45%) WiX
11 5 (2.04%) Appium
11 5 (2.04%) Maven
11 5 (2.04%) Sahi
11 5 (2.04%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.04%) UI Automator
General
1 23 (9.39%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.98%) Electronics
3 20 (8.16%) Finance
4 17 (6.94%) Retail
5 13 (5.31%) Marketing
6 12 (4.90%) Manufacturing
7 10 (4.08%) Publishing
8 4 (1.63%) Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Billing
9 2 (0.82%) Legal
9 2 (0.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (48.16%) Developer
2 43 (17.55%) Python Developer
3 39 (15.92%) Linux Developer
4 37 (15.10%) Java Developer
5 36 (14.69%) Senior Developer
6 32 (13.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 28 (11.43%) Software Engineer
8 25 (10.20%) Senior Python Developer
9 24 (9.80%) NoSQL Developer
10 19 (7.76%) AWS Developer
11 18 (7.35%) Software Developer
12 15 (6.12%) Graduate
13 13 (5.31%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 13 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (4.49%) Firmware Engineer
15 9 (3.67%) Administrator
15 9 (3.67%) Data Scientist
15 9 (3.67%) Java Developer - Fintech
15 9 (3.67%) Junior
15 9 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.65%) Spring
2 28 (11.43%) HTML
3 24 (9.80%) RESTful
4 23 (9.39%) AngularJS
4 23 (9.39%) Web Services
5 22 (8.98%) Elastic Stack
6 21 (8.57%) Node.js
7 20 (8.16%) HTML5
8 18 (7.35%) Twisted
9 17 (6.94%) Kafka
10 16 (6.53%) Django
10 16 (6.53%) Java SE
11 15 (6.12%) React
11 15 (6.12%) WebRTC
12 13 (5.31%) CSS
13 12 (4.90%) .NET
13 12 (4.90%) Celery
13 12 (4.90%) SQLAlchemy
14 11 (4.49%) jQuery
14 11 (4.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.53%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (6.12%) Algorithms
3 15 (6.12%) User Experience
3 15 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.31%) BBC
6 12 (4.90%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.49%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (4.08%) Fintech
9 9 (3.67%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.45%) Data Centre
12 5 (2.04%) Replication
13 4 (1.63%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.63%) Public Cloud
14 3 (1.22%) Clustering
14 3 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
15 2 (0.82%) IVR
15 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 165 (67.35%) Linux
2 59 (24.08%) Unix
3 32 (13.06%) CentOS
4 28 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (9.39%) Ubuntu
6 22 (8.98%) Windows
7 20 (8.16%) Android
8 15 (6.12%) Apple iOS
9 8 (3.27%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.63%) DC/OS
10 4 (1.63%) Debian
10 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.22%) VMS
11 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.24%) Software Engineering
2 76 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (22.45%) DevOps
5 50 (20.41%) Computer Science
6 49 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 41 (16.73%) OO
8 36 (14.69%) Scrum
9 34 (13.88%) Open Source
10 32 (13.06%) Configuration Management
11 31 (12.65%) Test Automation
12 30 (12.24%) Machine Learning
13 25 (10.20%) Analytics
13 25 (10.20%) High Availability
14 24 (9.80%) OOP
14 24 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (9.39%) Task Automation
16 21 (8.57%) Microservices
16 21 (8.57%) SDLC
17 19 (7.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 133 (54.29%) Java
2 88 (35.92%) JavaScript
3 62 (25.31%) Ruby
4 56 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 53 (21.63%) C
6 50 (20.41%) C#
6 50 (20.41%) SQL
7 46 (18.78%) Go
8 42 (17.14%) Perl
9 32 (13.06%) C++
10 25 (10.20%) Objective-C
11 19 (7.76%) Java 8
11 19 (7.76%) PHP
12 14 (5.71%) Cython
13 13 (5.31%) Assembly Language
14 12 (4.90%) Shell Script
14 12 (4.90%) TypeScript
15 11 (4.49%) PowerShell
16 10 (4.08%) Apple Swift
16 10 (4.08%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 69 (28.16%) Degree
2 22 (8.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (8.57%) Numerate Degree
4 18 (7.35%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.45%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.82%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.82%) MCITP
7 2 (0.82%) MCSA
7 2 (0.82%) MCSE
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.82%) PhD
7 2 (0.82%) RHCE
7 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.16%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (15.51%) Docker
2 35 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (4.49%) Firmware
5 10 (4.08%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.67%) vSphere
7 8 (3.27%) VirtualBox
8 7 (2.86%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.63%) Apache Flume
9 4 (1.63%) HDFS
9 4 (1.63%) Samba
9 4 (1.63%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.22%) iptables
10 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.22%) Xen
11 2 (0.82%) KVM
11 2 (0.82%) vCloud
12 1 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 1 (0.41%) oVirt
12 1 (0.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 47 (19.18%) Ansible
2 29 (11.84%) Puppet
3 27 (11.02%) Terraform
4 21 (8.57%) Kubernetes
5 20 (8.16%) Kibana
6 19 (7.76%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (6.12%) ZABBIX
8 13 (5.31%) Nagios
9 9 (3.67%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (3.27%) Rundeck
11 6 (2.45%) HAProxy
12 5 (2.04%) Salt
13 4 (1.63%) Mesos
13 4 (1.63%) Oozie
13 4 (1.63%) Packer
13 4 (1.63%) Rancher
13 4 (1.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 3 (1.22%) Graphite
15 2 (0.82%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (16.33%) Google
2 35 (14.29%) VMware
3 34 (13.88%) Oracle
4 31 (12.65%) Red Hat
5 26 (10.61%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.90%) SAP
7 10 (4.08%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.45%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.04%) Splunk
10 4 (1.63%) Centrify
10 4 (1.63%) Hortonworks
10 4 (1.63%) New Relic
10 4 (1.63%) Tableau
11 3 (1.22%) Centreon
11 3 (1.22%) RapidMiner
12 2 (0.82%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.82%) Cisco
12 2 (0.82%) Coverity
12 2 (0.82%) HP
12 2 (0.82%) NetApp