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

Python
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 16 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 270 243 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.14% 11.14% 11.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.44% 20.28% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 247 210 235
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £39,525 £32,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £77,625 £74,700
Berkshire median annual salary £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +5.00% -4.76%

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 1,152 1,198 1,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.54% 54.93% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,008 1,049 1,036
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,175 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 133 (49.26%) Linux
2 113 (41.85%) Java
3 107 (39.63%) JavaScript
4 93 (34.44%) AWS
5 91 (33.70%) Docker
6 81 (30.00%) DevOps
7 72 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (26.30%) Git (software)
9 68 (25.19%) Software Engineering
10 65 (24.07%) Bash Shell
11 58 (21.48%) SQL
12 56 (20.74%) C#
13 52 (19.26%) AngularJS
13 52 (19.26%) Kubernetes
14 50 (18.52%) Microservices
14 50 (18.52%) Ansible
15 49 (18.15%) Private Cloud
16 46 (17.04%) Terraform
16 46 (17.04%) Open Source
17 45 (16.67%) Hadoop
18 44 (16.30%) RESTful
18 44 (16.30%) Perl
19 43 (15.93%) SaaS
20 42 (15.56%) Front End Development
21 41 (15.19%) HTML
22 39 (14.44%) Oracle
22 39 (14.44%) MongoDB
23 37 (13.70%) Test Automation
23 37 (13.70%) SQL Server
23 37 (13.70%) CSS

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 31 (11.48%) Apache Spark
2 21 (7.78%) Hyperledger
3 19 (7.04%) JBoss
4 18 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.81%) Apache
6 12 (4.44%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.59%) Confluence
9 5 (1.85%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.48%) IIS
11 3 (1.11%) Drupal
12 2 (0.74%) CMS
12 2 (0.74%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.74%) nginx
12 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.74%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.74%) WildFly
12 2 (0.74%) WordPress
13 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.37%) GeoServer
Applications
1 16 (5.93%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 93 (34.44%) AWS
2 43 (15.93%) SaaS
3 29 (10.74%) Azure
4 22 (8.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (7.41%) GCP
6 16 (5.93%) Serverless
7 13 (4.81%) OpenShift
8 12 (4.44%) IaaS
9 9 (3.33%) PaaS
10 7 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (2.59%) Office 365
10 7 (2.59%) Power Platform
10 7 (2.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (2.22%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (2.22%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (1.48%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.30%) DNS
3 12 (4.44%) Firewall
4 8 (2.96%) DHCP
4 8 (2.96%) Network Security
5 7 (2.59%) SSL
6 6 (2.22%) SMTP
7 5 (1.85%) 5G
7 5 (1.85%) Broadband
7 5 (1.85%) HTTP
7 5 (1.85%) LAN
8 4 (1.48%) Internet
9 3 (1.11%) Skype
9 3 (1.11%) SSH
10 2 (0.74%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.37%) RTP
11 1 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 39 (14.44%) MongoDB
3 37 (13.70%) SQL Server
4 29 (10.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 28 (10.37%) MySQL
6 27 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (7.78%) Blockchain
7 21 (7.78%) Relational Database
8 18 (6.67%) Big Data
9 15 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (4.44%) RDBMS
10 12 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (2.96%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.59%) Data Mining
12 7 (2.59%) Power BI
13 6 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (2.22%) MariaDB
13 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (26.30%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.74%) Bitbucket
4 16 (5.93%) Jasmine
4 16 (5.93%) JIRA
4 16 (5.93%) webpack
5 11 (4.07%) Selenium
6 7 (2.59%) CircleCI
7 6 (2.22%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.85%) HP UFT
8 5 (1.85%) JMeter
9 4 (1.48%) Gradle
9 4 (1.48%) Maven
9 4 (1.48%) Robot Framework
9 4 (1.48%) TestRail
9 4 (1.48%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.11%) Travis CI
General
1 36 (13.33%) Public Sector
2 30 (11.11%) Finance
3 27 (10.00%) Electronics
4 23 (8.52%) Marketing
4 23 (8.52%) Telecoms
5 22 (8.15%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.44%) Retail
7 4 (1.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (34.44%) Developer
2 44 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 37 (13.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 31 (11.48%) Python Developer
6 24 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (8.52%) AWS Engineer
8 19 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.30%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (6.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 17 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (5.93%) Senior DevOps
10 16 (5.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.81%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (4.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.81%) QA Tester
11 13 (4.81%) Tester
12 11 (4.07%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.70%) Analyst
13 10 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.26%) AngularJS
2 44 (16.30%) RESTful
3 41 (15.19%) HTML
4 37 (13.70%) CSS
5 34 (12.59%) Spring
6 33 (12.22%) React
7 30 (11.11%) Pandas
8 29 (10.74%) Spring Cloud
8 29 (10.74%) Web Services
9 28 (10.37%) scikit-learn
10 27 (10.00%) Akka
11 25 (9.26%) HTML5
12 22 (8.15%) CSS3
12 22 (8.15%) Swagger
13 21 (7.78%) OAuth
13 21 (7.78%) SAML
14 17 (6.30%) Sass
15 16 (5.93%) LESS
16 15 (5.56%) Django
17 14 (5.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.15%) Private Cloud
2 33 (12.22%) Public Cloud
3 25 (9.26%) Algorithms
4 17 (6.30%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (4.07%) User Experience
8 9 (3.33%) Renewable Energy
9 7 (2.59%) Cloud Native
9 7 (2.59%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.85%) Blog
10 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.48%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.11%) Clustering
12 3 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.74%) iPad
13 2 (0.74%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 133 (49.26%) Linux
2 34 (12.59%) Windows
3 24 (8.89%) Unix
4 21 (7.78%) CentOS
5 14 (5.19%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.33%) Debian
7 8 (2.96%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.48%) Android
11 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.00%) DevOps
2 72 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (25.19%) Software Engineering
4 50 (18.52%) Microservices
5 46 (17.04%) Open Source
6 42 (15.56%) Front End Development
7 37 (13.70%) Test Automation
8 36 (13.33%) Data Science
9 34 (12.59%) Artificial Intelligence
10 33 (12.22%) TDD
11 32 (11.85%) Analytics
12 29 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (10.00%) Web Development
14 24 (8.89%) API Development
15 21 (7.78%) Cryptography
15 21 (7.78%) Digital Marketing
15 21 (7.78%) OO
15 21 (7.78%) Programme Management
16 20 (7.41%) Machine Learning
16 20 (7.41%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 113 (41.85%) Java
2 107 (39.63%) JavaScript
3 65 (24.07%) Bash Shell
4 58 (21.48%) SQL
5 56 (20.74%) C#
6 44 (16.30%) Perl
7 37 (13.70%) Ruby
8 30 (11.11%) Scala
9 22 (8.15%) TypeScript
10 19 (7.04%) ES6
11 14 (5.19%) Go
12 12 (4.44%) R
13 8 (2.96%) C++
13 8 (2.96%) PHP
14 7 (2.59%) PowerShell
15 6 (2.22%) C
16 5 (1.85%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.85%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.59%) Degree
3 14 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.44%) AWS Certification
5 8 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.22%) ISEB
6 6 (2.22%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) EnCE
9 1 (0.37%) GCFA
9 1 (0.37%) GCIH
9 1 (0.37%) GIAC
9 1 (0.37%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (33.70%) Docker
2 12 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.59%) NFS
6 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 52 (19.26%) Kubernetes
2 50 (18.52%) Ansible
3 46 (17.04%) Terraform
4 33 (12.22%) Puppet
5 29 (10.74%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.44%) HAProxy
7 10 (3.70%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (1.48%) Salt
10 3 (1.11%) Ambari
10 3 (1.11%) Kibana
10 3 (1.11%) logstash
10 3 (1.11%) Nagios
10 3 (1.11%) SELinux
11 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.37%) Icinga
Vendors
1 39 (14.44%) Oracle
2 23 (8.52%) Red Hat
2 23 (8.52%) SAP
3 19 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.30%) Google
5 13 (4.81%) VMware
6 12 (4.44%) Sun
7 5 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.85%) Remedy
8 4 (1.48%) Tableau
9 3 (1.11%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.11%) CommVault
9 3 (1.11%) Dataiku
10 2 (0.74%) F5
10 2 (0.74%) hybris
10 2 (0.74%) Informatica
10 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.37%) Dell
11 1 (0.37%) IBM
11 1 (0.37%) Mapinfo