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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 23 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Python 140 147 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.71% 8.32% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.96% 19.44% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 119 145 100
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,400 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 668 756 897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.11% 42.78% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 558 689 729
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 201 (71.79%) Linux
2 167 (59.64%) Java
3 161 (57.50%) Bash Shell
4 139 (49.64%) Perl
5 94 (33.57%) Puppet
5 94 (33.57%) DevOps
6 90 (32.14%) Ansible
6 90 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
7 87 (31.07%) SaaS
8 81 (28.93%) Unix
9 77 (27.50%) JavaScript
9 77 (27.50%) Git (software)
10 70 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
11 67 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (23.57%) SQL
13 65 (23.21%) MySQL
14 58 (20.71%) PHP
15 57 (20.36%) Red Hat
16 52 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
16 52 (18.57%) CSS
17 51 (18.21%) C++
18 49 (17.50%) Oracle
18 49 (17.50%) Software Engineering
19 48 (17.14%) HTML
20 47 (16.79%) Finance
20 47 (16.79%) Maven
21 42 (15.00%) CentOS
21 42 (15.00%) MongoDB
22 41 (14.64%) Degree
23 40 (14.29%) Spring

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 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (4.29%) Drupal
4 8 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.86%) WordPress
5 7 (2.50%) Apache
6 5 (1.79%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.43%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.43%) nginx
7 4 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.07%) IIS
9 2 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 90 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (31.07%) SaaS
3 11 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.21%) Force.com
6 8 (2.86%) GitHub
6 8 (2.86%) IaaS
6 8 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (2.86%) PaaS
7 5 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.43%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.36%) Route 53
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.71%) DNS
2 26 (9.29%) TCP/IP
3 22 (7.86%) HTTP
4 19 (6.79%) Firewall
4 19 (6.79%) SSL
5 13 (4.64%) WAN
6 11 (3.93%) DHCP
7 10 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (3.21%) Internet
9 8 (2.86%) MPLS
10 7 (2.50%) BGP
10 7 (2.50%) Broadband
10 7 (2.50%) EIGRP
10 7 (2.50%) Ethernet
10 7 (2.50%) IPsec
10 7 (2.50%) IPv4
10 7 (2.50%) L2TP
10 7 (2.50%) OSPF
10 7 (2.50%) PPP
10 7 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.21%) MySQL
2 42 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 40 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.21%) SQL Server
5 22 (7.86%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (7.50%) Hadoop
7 17 (6.07%) Big Data
8 14 (5.00%) Redis
9 11 (3.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (3.93%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.93%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.86%) DB2
11 8 (2.86%) Neo4j
11 8 (2.86%) Pentaho
11 8 (2.86%) SQLite
12 4 (1.43%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.43%) Impala
13 2 (0.71%) InfluxDB
14 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 77 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 47 (16.79%) Maven
3 38 (13.57%) Ant
4 26 (9.29%) Jenkins
5 24 (8.57%) Apache Ivy
5 24 (8.57%) Gradle
6 18 (6.43%) Subversion
7 9 (3.21%) JUnit
8 8 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (2.50%) IDA Disassembler
9 7 (2.50%) OllyDbg
9 7 (2.50%) WinDbg
10 6 (2.14%) Selenium
11 4 (1.43%) GitLab
12 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.71%) Robot Framework
13 2 (0.71%) Sahi
13 2 (0.71%) UI Automator
13 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (16.79%) Finance
2 27 (9.64%) Banking
3 7 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.43%) Digital Economy
5 3 (1.07%) Advertising
5 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.71%) Marketing
6 2 (0.71%) Military
6 2 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (27.86%) Developer
2 57 (20.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (11.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 29 (10.36%) Java Developer
6 28 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 28 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 28 (10.00%) Release Engineer
7 23 (8.21%) Software Engineer
7 23 (8.21%) Systems Engineer
8 21 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 17 (6.07%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
11 14 (5.00%) Java Engineer
12 13 (4.64%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.29%) Python Developer
14 11 (3.93%) Network Engineer
14 11 (3.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 10 (3.57%) Consultant
15 10 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.57%) CSS
2 48 (17.14%) HTML
3 40 (14.29%) Spring
4 36 (12.86%) AngularJS
5 25 (8.93%) Node.js
5 25 (8.93%) Web Services
6 24 (8.57%) REST
7 22 (7.86%) .NET
7 22 (7.86%) jQuery
8 20 (7.14%) Ajax
9 19 (6.79%) D3.js
10 17 (6.07%) XML
11 15 (5.36%) SOAP
12 14 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (4.64%) JSON
13 13 (4.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (4.29%) Backbone.js
14 12 (4.29%) LAMP
15 11 (3.93%) .NET Framework
15 11 (3.93%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.29%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.86%) Fintech
4 21 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.21%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (2.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 7 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.79%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.07%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.71%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.71%) iPad
10 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.36%) Blog
11 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) Handset
11 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 201 (71.79%) Linux
2 81 (28.93%) Unix
3 42 (15.00%) CentOS
4 38 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (10.36%) Windows
6 21 (7.50%) Ubuntu
7 13 (4.64%) Debian
8 4 (1.43%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.07%) Android
10 2 (0.71%) AIX
10 2 (0.71%) HPUX
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.36%) VMS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (33.57%) DevOps
2 67 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 39 (13.93%) Open Source
6 32 (11.43%) Build Automation
6 32 (11.43%) OO
7 31 (11.07%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (9.64%) Scrum
9 25 (8.93%) SOA
10 24 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (8.57%) Dependency Management
11 23 (8.21%) TDD
12 21 (7.50%) Prototyping
13 19 (6.79%) Mentoring
14 18 (6.43%) Load Balancing
14 18 (6.43%) Rapid Prototyping
15 17 (6.07%) Test Automation
16 16 (5.71%) High Availability
17 13 (4.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (59.64%) Java
2 161 (57.50%) Bash Shell
3 139 (49.64%) Perl
4 77 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 66 (23.57%) SQL
6 58 (20.71%) PHP
7 51 (18.21%) C++
8 38 (13.57%) Ruby
9 37 (13.21%) C#
10 26 (9.29%) C
11 18 (6.43%) Shell Script
12 16 (5.71%) PowerShell
13 14 (5.00%) Tcl
14 11 (3.93%) Apex Code
15 10 (3.57%) Scala
16 9 (3.21%) Korn
17 8 (2.86%) AWK
17 8 (2.86%) Jython
17 8 (2.86%) sed
18 5 (1.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 41 (14.64%) Degree
2 26 (9.29%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (6.79%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.21%) CCNP
7 8 (2.86%) CCIE
8 7 (2.50%) CCSP
8 7 (2.50%) JNCIA
9 5 (1.79%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.43%) Master's Degree
11 3 (1.07%) CCDA
11 3 (1.07%) CCDE
11 3 (1.07%) CCDP
12 1 (0.36%) CCIE Service Provider
12 1 (0.36%) ISEB
12 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.43%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (10.71%) Docker
2 18 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.57%) KVM
4 9 (3.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (3.21%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.86%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 8 (2.86%) VirtualBox
5 8 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 94 (33.57%) Puppet
2 90 (32.14%) Ansible
3 70 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (14.29%) Salt
5 8 (2.86%) Tivoli
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (2.14%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.79%) Graphite
7 5 (1.79%) Kibana
7 5 (1.79%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.79%) logstash
8 4 (1.43%) CloudForms
8 4 (1.43%) Terraform
9 2 (0.71%) Riemann
10 1 (0.36%) collectd
10 1 (0.36%) Graylog
10 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.36%) Nagios
10 1 (0.36%) Nmap
10 1 (0.36%) rkt
Vendors
1 57 (20.36%) Red Hat
2 49 (17.50%) Oracle
3 35 (12.50%) VMware
4 16 (5.71%) Cisco
5 14 (5.00%) F5
6 12 (4.29%) Sun
7 9 (3.21%) Juniper
7 9 (3.21%) Rackspace
8 8 (2.86%) Ab Initio
8 8 (2.86%) IBM
8 8 (2.86%) Splunk
8 8 (2.86%) Talend
8 8 (2.86%) Zend
9 6 (2.14%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.14%) Dynatrace
9 6 (2.14%) New Relic
9 6 (2.14%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.79%) Google
11 4 (1.43%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.07%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 23 days ago