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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 16 37 81
Rank change year-on-year +21 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Python 141 129 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.33% 6.63% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.83% 14.91% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125 123 62
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 646 865 814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.89% 44.47% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 499 785 704
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Python.

1 200 (75.47%) Linux
2 152 (57.36%) Bash Shell
3 121 (45.66%) Java
4 101 (38.11%) Perl
5 87 (32.83%) SaaS
6 84 (31.70%) Amazon AWS
6 84 (31.70%) DevOps
7 81 (30.57%) Unix
8 79 (29.81%) JavaScript
9 68 (25.66%) PHP
10 67 (25.28%) SQL
11 66 (24.91%) Puppet
12 63 (23.77%) Git (software)
12 63 (23.77%) MySQL
13 62 (23.40%) Red Hat
14 57 (21.51%) HTML
14 57 (21.51%) CSS
15 56 (21.13%) Finance
16 54 (20.38%) Opscode Chef
17 48 (18.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 48 (18.11%) Oracle
18 47 (17.74%) Degree
19 45 (16.98%) Open Source
20 44 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
21 43 (16.23%) Banking
21 43 (16.23%) Ansible
22 42 (15.85%) Windows
23 41 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (15.47%) Maven
23 41 (15.47%) CentOS

Python
Top Related 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 (9.81%) Apache
1 26 (9.81%) Drupal
2 21 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (7.17%) WordPress
4 13 (4.91%) nginx
5 11 (4.15%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (3.02%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.26%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.89%) IIS
10 4 (1.51%) Eucalyptus
10 4 (1.51%) JBoss
11 3 (1.13%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.13%) Confluence
11 3 (1.13%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 87 (32.83%) SaaS
2 84 (31.70%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.04%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (5.28%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.02%) PaaS
6 5 (1.89%) Force.com
6 5 (1.89%) IaaS
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle CX
7 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.38%) Route 53
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.19%) TCP/IP
2 15 (5.66%) DNS
3 13 (4.91%) HTTP
4 12 (4.53%) Firewall
5 11 (4.15%) SSL
6 8 (3.02%) SSH
7 6 (2.26%) MPLS
8 5 (1.89%) DHCP
8 5 (1.89%) LAN
9 4 (1.51%) BGP
9 4 (1.51%) Wireless
10 3 (1.13%) 802.11
10 3 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.13%) IPv4
10 3 (1.13%) IPv6
10 3 (1.13%) LDAP
10 3 (1.13%) OSPF
10 3 (1.13%) VoIP
10 3 (1.13%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.77%) MySQL
2 29 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 25 (9.43%) Hadoop
4 24 (9.06%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (8.30%) SQL Server
6 19 (7.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (6.79%) Big Data
7 18 (6.79%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.02%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.64%) Pentaho
9 7 (2.64%) Redis
9 7 (2.64%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.51%) SQLite
12 3 (1.13%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.13%) Riak
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.38%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 63 (23.77%) Git (software)
2 41 (15.47%) Maven
3 30 (11.32%) Ant
4 26 (9.81%) Jenkins
5 22 (8.30%) Subversion
6 13 (4.91%) Apache Ivy
6 13 (4.91%) Gradle
6 13 (4.91%) JUnit
7 11 (4.15%) JIRA
8 7 (2.64%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (1.89%) Selenium
10 4 (1.51%) Bugzilla
10 4 (1.51%) Trac
11 3 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.13%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.13%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.38%) FishEye
12 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (21.13%) Finance
2 43 (16.23%) Banking
3 7 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.26%) Advertising
5 5 (1.89%) Retail
6 4 (1.51%) Electronics
7 3 (1.13%) Billing
7 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.13%) Marketing
8 2 (0.75%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (35.09%) Developer
2 72 (27.17%) Linux Engineer
3 57 (21.51%) Cloud Engineer
4 52 (19.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 41 (15.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 37 (13.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 29 (10.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 28 (10.57%) Administrator
9 27 (10.19%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 24 (9.06%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (7.17%) Drupal Developer
11 19 (7.17%) Release Engineer
12 18 (6.79%) Cloud Administrator
12 18 (6.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (6.79%) Java Developer
13 17 (6.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (6.42%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 17 (6.42%) Support Engineer
14 16 (6.04%) AWS Engineer
15 15 (5.66%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (21.51%) CSS
1 57 (21.51%) HTML
2 38 (14.34%) AngularJS
3 35 (13.21%) jQuery
4 30 (11.32%) Web Services
5 28 (10.57%) Spring
6 25 (9.43%) Node.js
7 24 (9.06%) LAMP
8 19 (7.17%) CodeIgniter
8 19 (7.17%) D3.js
9 18 (6.79%) JSON
9 18 (6.79%) REST
10 15 (5.66%) .NET
10 15 (5.66%) Ajax
10 15 (5.66%) WebSockets
11 14 (5.28%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (5.28%) XML
12 13 (4.91%) Elastic Stack
13 10 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (3.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.68%) Fintech
3 20 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.55%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.64%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.26%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (2.26%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (1.51%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.13%) PKI
9 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.75%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.75%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.75%) Replication
10 1 (0.38%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) iPad
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 200 (75.47%) Linux
2 81 (30.57%) Unix
3 48 (18.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (15.85%) Windows
5 41 (15.47%) CentOS
6 21 (7.92%) Ubuntu
7 17 (6.42%) Debian
8 10 (3.77%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.51%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.38%) AIX
12 1 (0.38%) Android
12 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.38%) HPUX
12 1 (0.38%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.38%) Solaris
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.70%) DevOps
2 45 (16.98%) Open Source
3 44 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 31 (11.70%) Build Automation
7 29 (10.94%) OO
8 27 (10.19%) Scrum
9 26 (9.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (9.06%) Data Protection
11 23 (8.68%) TDD
12 22 (8.30%) Prototyping
13 21 (7.92%) Open Source Development
14 20 (7.55%) Mentoring
14 20 (7.55%) OOP
15 18 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (6.79%) SOA
16 17 (6.42%) Rapid Prototyping
17 16 (6.04%) High Availability
18 15 (5.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (57.36%) Bash Shell
2 121 (45.66%) Java
3 101 (38.11%) Perl
4 79 (29.81%) JavaScript
5 68 (25.66%) PHP
6 67 (25.28%) SQL
7 27 (10.19%) Ruby
8 26 (9.81%) C++
9 25 (9.43%) Shell Script
10 21 (7.92%) C
11 16 (6.04%) C#
12 9 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.02%) Groovy
14 7 (2.64%) Jython
14 7 (2.64%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.64%) Tcl
15 5 (1.89%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.89%) Scala
16 3 (1.13%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (17.74%) Degree
2 19 (7.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.15%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.75%) CCIE
5 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.75%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.38%) CEH
6 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.08%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (6.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 15 (5.66%) Docker
3 13 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.53%) KVM
5 7 (2.64%) VirtualBox
6 6 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.26%) XenServer
7 4 (1.51%) GlusterFS
7 4 (1.51%) Varnish
7 4 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.13%) HDFS
8 3 (1.13%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.13%) Xen
9 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 66 (24.91%) Puppet
2 54 (20.38%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (16.23%) Ansible
4 30 (11.32%) Salt
5 8 (3.02%) Graphite
6 7 (2.64%) Nagios
7 6 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (1.51%) Cacti
8 4 (1.51%) Ganglia
8 4 (1.51%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.51%) Kibana
8 4 (1.51%) OpenView
8 4 (1.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (1.51%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.13%) Ambari
9 3 (1.13%) collectd
10 2 (0.75%) SELinux
10 2 (0.75%) Terraform
11 1 (0.38%) Graylog
11 1 (0.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 62 (23.40%) Red Hat
2 48 (18.11%) Oracle
3 31 (11.70%) VMware
4 23 (8.68%) Sun
5 11 (4.15%) Splunk
6 8 (3.02%) Rackspace
7 7 (2.64%) Talend
8 6 (2.26%) AppDynamics
8 6 (2.26%) Dynatrace
8 6 (2.26%) New Relic
8 6 (2.26%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.89%) Cisco
9 5 (1.89%) F5
9 5 (1.89%) Zend
10 4 (1.51%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.51%) BMC
10 4 (1.51%) Juniper
11 3 (1.13%) HP
11 3 (1.13%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
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