Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 253 231 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.68% 9.50% 11.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.39% 18.08% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 225 214 248
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -6.40%
10th Percentile £29,050 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,130 1,278 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.70% 52.55% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 1,152 1,050
Reading median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,700 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 126 (49.80%) Linux
2 113 (44.66%) Java
3 109 (43.08%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (36.76%) JavaScript
5 82 (32.41%) Docker
6 81 (32.02%) SQL
7 79 (31.23%) DevOps
8 72 (28.46%) Degree
9 70 (27.67%) Ruby
10 68 (26.88%) Bash Shell
11 67 (26.48%) C#
12 64 (25.30%) Git (software)
13 63 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
14 58 (22.92%) Software Engineering
15 56 (22.13%) AngularJS
16 54 (21.34%) Microsoft Azure
17 50 (19.76%) Computer Science
18 48 (18.97%) Mathematics
19 47 (18.58%) SQL Server
20 46 (18.18%) Ansible
21 45 (17.79%) Kubernetes
21 45 (17.79%) Jenkins
21 45 (17.79%) Microsoft
22 44 (17.39%) Puppet
23 43 (17.00%) Perl
23 43 (17.00%) Windows
24 42 (16.60%) TDD
24 42 (16.60%) Test Automation
25 39 (15.42%) Opscode Chef
26 38 (15.02%) HTML

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 24 (9.49%) Apache Spark
2 21 (8.30%) Tomcat
3 20 (7.91%) JBoss
4 19 (7.51%) WebLogic
5 17 (6.72%) nginx
6 15 (5.93%) Apache
7 11 (4.35%) Hyperledger
7 11 (4.35%) IIS
8 9 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (3.16%) Confluence
9 8 (3.16%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.58%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.58%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.79%) SAS
12 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.40%) Tornado
Applications
1 13 (5.14%) Adobe XD
2 7 (2.77%) SPSS
3 5 (1.98%) SPSS Modeler
Cloud Services
1 109 (43.08%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (21.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (14.23%) SaaS
4 33 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (11.46%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (8.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (7.11%) OpenShift
8 17 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (5.93%) Serverless
10 11 (4.35%) Amazon S3
11 10 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (3.56%) GitHub
12 9 (3.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (2.77%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (2.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (1.58%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (1.58%) AWS CloudTrail
16 4 (1.58%) Power Platform
17 3 (1.19%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.04%) Firewall
2 30 (11.86%) TCP/IP
3 25 (9.88%) Skype
4 16 (6.32%) DNS
5 12 (4.74%) DHCP
6 10 (3.95%) SSH
7 9 (3.56%) VPN
8 8 (3.16%) H.323
8 8 (3.16%) VoIP
9 7 (2.77%) Network Security
10 6 (2.37%) HTTP
11 5 (1.98%) SSL
12 4 (1.58%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.19%) Internet
13 3 (1.19%) LAN
13 3 (1.19%) SMTP
14 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.79%) NAS
14 2 (0.79%) SAN
14 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.25%) Big Data
3 27 (10.67%) MySQL
3 27 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 26 (10.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (9.88%) MongoDB
6 23 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 18 (7.11%) RDBMS
7 18 (7.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (5.53%) NoSQL
10 11 (4.35%) Blockchain
10 11 (4.35%) Redis
11 10 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (3.16%) HBase
13 5 (1.98%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (25.30%) Git (software)
2 45 (17.79%) Jenkins
3 24 (9.49%) Selenium
4 14 (5.53%) Bitbucket
5 13 (5.14%) Jasmine
5 13 (5.14%) webpack
6 11 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (4.35%) Subversion
7 10 (3.95%) JIRA
8 9 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (3.56%) Maven
9 7 (2.77%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.77%) Gradle
10 6 (2.37%) Robot Framework
10 6 (2.37%) SonarQube
11 5 (1.98%) HP UFT
11 5 (1.98%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.58%) JUnit
12 4 (1.58%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.58%) Mockito
General
1 18 (7.11%) Finance
2 12 (4.74%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.56%) Retail
5 8 (3.16%) Electronics
5 8 (3.16%) Marketing
6 6 (2.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (35.97%) Developer
2 42 (16.60%) Software Engineer
3 39 (15.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (12.65%) Software Developer
5 22 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 22 (8.70%) Graduate
6 21 (8.30%) Python Developer
6 21 (8.30%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.91%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (7.51%) AWS DevOps
9 18 (7.11%) .NET Developer
9 18 (7.11%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (6.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 16 (6.32%) AWS Engineer
11 15 (5.93%) Development Engineer
12 14 (5.53%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (5.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 14 (5.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 14 (5.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (22.13%) AngularJS
2 38 (15.02%) HTML
3 34 (13.44%) HTML5
4 32 (12.65%) .NET
5 23 (9.09%) Node.js
5 23 (9.09%) RESTful
5 23 (9.09%) Spring
6 22 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 22 (8.70%) Django
7 21 (8.30%) React
7 21 (8.30%) Web Services
7 21 (8.30%) WebRTC
8 19 (7.51%) CSS
9 17 (6.72%) Swagger
10 16 (6.32%) Sass
11 15 (5.93%) Akka
11 15 (5.93%) JSON
11 15 (5.93%) Spring Cloud
12 13 (5.14%) LESS
12 13 (5.14%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.65%) Private Cloud
2 24 (9.49%) Public Cloud
3 22 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
4 21 (8.30%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (8.30%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (7.11%) Client/Server
6 17 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (5.53%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.16%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.37%) Analytical Mindset
9 6 (2.37%) User Experience
10 5 (1.98%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.98%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.58%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.58%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.40%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 126 (49.80%) Linux
2 43 (17.00%) Windows
3 27 (10.67%) Unix
4 21 (8.30%) Android
4 21 (8.30%) Apple iOS
5 18 (7.11%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.32%) Ubuntu
7 14 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.74%) CentOS
9 8 (3.16%) VMS
10 7 (2.77%) Debian
11 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.23%) DevOps
2 63 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (22.92%) Software Engineering
4 50 (19.76%) Computer Science
5 48 (18.97%) Mathematics
6 42 (16.60%) TDD
6 42 (16.60%) Test Automation
7 36 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (13.83%) Microservices
9 33 (13.04%) OOP
10 29 (11.46%) Analytics
10 29 (11.46%) Open Source
11 28 (11.07%) OO
12 25 (9.88%) Scrum
13 23 (9.09%) Data Science
13 23 (9.09%) Front End Development
14 22 (8.70%) Configuration Management
14 22 (8.70%) High Availability
15 20 (7.91%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 113 (44.66%) Java
2 93 (36.76%) JavaScript
3 81 (32.02%) SQL
4 70 (27.67%) Ruby
5 68 (26.88%) Bash Shell
6 67 (26.48%) C#
7 43 (17.00%) Perl
8 34 (13.44%) C++
9 26 (10.28%) Go
10 24 (9.49%) Scala
11 19 (7.51%) ES6
11 19 (7.51%) TypeScript
12 18 (7.11%) PowerShell
13 16 (6.32%) PHP
14 15 (5.93%) C
15 14 (5.53%) Objective-C
16 12 (4.74%) R
17 6 (2.37%) Apple Swift
17 6 (2.37%) Kotlin
18 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (28.46%) Degree
2 27 (10.67%) Security Cleared
3 26 (10.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (8.70%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.37%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.98%) ISEB
8 4 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.58%) MCSA
8 4 (1.58%) MCSE
8 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.14%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) GDPR
3 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (32.41%) Docker
2 31 (12.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.72%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (4.74%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (3.95%) VirtualBox
7 9 (3.56%) Active Directory
8 8 (3.16%) iptables
8 8 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.16%) Xen
9 3 (1.19%) Apache Flume
9 3 (1.19%) NFS
10 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (18.18%) Ansible
2 45 (17.79%) Kubernetes
3 44 (17.39%) Puppet
4 39 (15.42%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (11.86%) Terraform
6 15 (5.93%) Nagios
7 12 (4.74%) Kibana
8 11 (4.35%) ZABBIX
9 9 (3.56%) Graphite
10 6 (2.37%) SELinux
11 5 (1.98%) Ambari
11 5 (1.98%) Capistrano
12 4 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (1.58%) Rancher
13 3 (1.19%) Chukwa
13 3 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (1.19%) Icinga
13 3 (1.19%) Salt
14 2 (0.79%) vCenter Server
15 1 (0.40%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 45 (17.79%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.23%) Oracle
3 35 (13.83%) Google
4 32 (12.65%) VMware
5 13 (5.14%) Sun
6 11 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.16%) Centreon
7 8 (3.16%) SAP
8 7 (2.77%) Tableau
9 5 (1.98%) New Relic
9 5 (1.98%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.58%) Coverity
10 4 (1.58%) Informatica
10 4 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.58%) Teradata
11 2 (0.79%) CommVault
11 2 (0.79%) F5
12 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.40%) HP