Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 15 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 242 263 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.35% 11.32% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.75% 22.18% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 209 234 281
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 1,166 1,186 1,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 54.69% 51.05% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,031 1,264
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,575
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 179 (73.97%) Linux
2 149 (61.57%) Java
3 100 (41.32%) Amazon AWS
4 85 (35.12%) NoSQL
5 79 (32.64%) Git (software)
6 75 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (28.93%) JavaScript
8 65 (26.86%) Software Engineering
9 64 (26.45%) Bash Shell
9 64 (26.45%) DevOps
10 61 (25.21%) Degree
11 58 (23.97%) Relational Database
12 57 (23.55%) SQL
13 56 (23.14%) Unix
14 52 (21.49%) Ruby
15 50 (20.66%) RDBMS
15 50 (20.66%) Ansible
16 48 (19.83%) Jenkins
16 48 (19.83%) C
17 47 (19.42%) Spring
17 47 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
18 46 (19.01%) SQL Server
19 41 (16.94%) Open Source
20 39 (16.12%) Docker
21 38 (15.70%) Big Data
21 38 (15.70%) MongoDB
21 38 (15.70%) Puppet
21 38 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 38 (15.70%) MySQL
22 37 (15.29%) Oracle

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 25 (10.33%) Apache Spark
2 23 (9.50%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (6.20%) nginx
4 10 (4.13%) Apache
5 9 (3.72%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.31%) Confluence
6 8 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.89%) JBoss
8 6 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.07%) IIS
10 4 (1.65%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.24%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.41%) iPlanet
13 1 (0.41%) Traffic Server
13 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 100 (41.32%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (8.26%) GitHub
5 18 (7.44%) Amazon S3
6 14 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (5.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (3.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (3.72%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (3.72%) PaaS
10 7 (2.89%) Amazon Glacier
11 6 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (2.07%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.65%) CloudFront
13 4 (1.65%) IaaS
13 4 (1.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.68%) TCP/IP
2 14 (5.79%) DNS
3 13 (5.37%) DHCP
4 11 (4.55%) RFID
4 11 (4.55%) SSH
5 10 (4.13%) Bluetooth
6 9 (3.72%) NAS
6 9 (3.72%) SAN
7 8 (3.31%) Firewall
7 8 (3.31%) H.323
7 8 (3.31%) HTTP
7 8 (3.31%) LAN
7 8 (3.31%) WAN
8 7 (2.89%) FCoE
8 7 (2.89%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (2.89%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.89%) Skype
8 7 (2.89%) VPN
9 4 (1.65%) SNMP
10 3 (1.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (35.12%) NoSQL
2 58 (23.97%) Relational Database
3 50 (20.66%) RDBMS
4 46 (19.01%) SQL Server
5 38 (15.70%) Big Data
5 38 (15.70%) MongoDB
5 38 (15.70%) MySQL
6 37 (15.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 26 (10.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 24 (9.92%) Hadoop
9 17 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (4.55%) Apache Hive
11 11 (4.55%) CouchDB
11 11 (4.55%) Redis
12 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.48%) HBase
13 5 (2.07%) Data Lake
13 5 (2.07%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.65%) Cloudera CDH
Development Applications
1 79 (32.64%) Git (software)
2 48 (19.83%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.26%) Subversion
4 13 (5.37%) Bitbucket
5 12 (4.96%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.96%) JIRA
6 10 (4.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (4.13%) Vagrant
7 9 (3.72%) WiX
8 8 (3.31%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.89%) Maven
10 6 (2.48%) Selenium
11 5 (2.07%) GitLab
11 5 (2.07%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.07%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.07%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.65%) PyCharm
12 4 (1.65%) Sikuli
12 4 (1.65%) UI Automator
General
1 24 (9.92%) Finance
2 21 (8.68%) Electronics
3 19 (7.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.20%) Marketing
4 15 (6.20%) Retail
5 11 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.89%) Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Legal
7 2 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 108 (44.63%) Developer
2 51 (21.07%) Java Developer
3 47 (19.42%) Linux Developer
4 37 (15.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (13.22%) Python Developer
6 27 (11.16%) Senior Developer
7 24 (9.92%) AWS Developer
8 21 (8.68%) NoSQL Developer
9 20 (8.26%) Software Engineer
10 19 (7.85%) Senior Python Developer
11 18 (7.44%) Java Developer - Fintech
12 13 (5.37%) Software Developer
13 12 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (4.55%) Administrator
14 11 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
14 11 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.55%) Java Engineer
14 11 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
14 11 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (3.72%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.42%) Spring
2 34 (14.05%) Web Services
3 30 (12.40%) Node.js
4 26 (10.74%) HTML
5 20 (8.26%) Elastic Stack
6 19 (7.85%) JMS
7 17 (7.02%) CSS
8 16 (6.61%) HTML5
8 16 (6.61%) Kafka
8 16 (6.61%) RESTful
9 14 (5.79%) Java SE
10 13 (5.37%) React
10 13 (5.37%) Twisted
11 12 (4.96%) AngularJS
12 11 (4.55%) jQuery
12 11 (4.55%) XML
13 10 (4.13%) Django
13 10 (4.13%) TensorFlow
14 9 (3.72%) SQLAlchemy
14 9 (3.72%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.88%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.33%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (7.85%) Fintech
5 16 (6.61%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (5.37%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (4.13%) BBC
9 9 (3.72%) Replication
10 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
10 8 (3.31%) User Experience
10 8 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (2.48%) Data Centre
12 5 (2.07%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.65%) Clustering
13 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.65%) Private Cloud
14 3 (1.24%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.83%) IVR
15 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 179 (73.97%) Linux
2 56 (23.14%) Unix
3 38 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (13.64%) CentOS
5 29 (11.98%) Windows
6 22 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 12 (4.96%) Android
8 9 (3.72%) Windows Server
9 8 (3.31%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.89%) Debian
11 3 (1.24%) DC/OS
11 3 (1.24%) VMS
11 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.83%) Solaris
12 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.41%) HPUX
13 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.41%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.86%) Software Engineering
3 64 (26.45%) DevOps
4 47 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (16.94%) Open Source
6 36 (14.88%) Configuration Management
7 35 (14.46%) Mathematics
8 31 (12.81%) Scrum
9 28 (11.57%) Analytics
10 26 (10.74%) Machine Learning
10 26 (10.74%) Multithreading
10 26 (10.74%) OO
10 26 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (10.74%) Task Automation
10 26 (10.74%) Test Automation
11 22 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
12 21 (8.68%) Data Analytics
12 21 (8.68%) High Availability
13 17 (7.02%) ETL
14 16 (6.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 149 (61.57%) Java
2 70 (28.93%) JavaScript
3 64 (26.45%) Bash Shell
4 57 (23.55%) SQL
5 52 (21.49%) Ruby
6 48 (19.83%) C
7 36 (14.88%) Go
8 31 (12.81%) Perl
9 30 (12.40%) C#
10 27 (11.16%) Java 8
11 17 (7.02%) PowerShell
12 16 (6.61%) Shell Script
13 14 (5.79%) C++
13 14 (5.79%) Scala
14 11 (4.55%) Cython
15 9 (3.72%) R
16 8 (3.31%) Assembly Language
16 8 (3.31%) Objective-C
17 7 (2.89%) PHP
18 5 (2.07%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 61 (25.21%) Degree
2 19 (7.85%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (4.96%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (3.72%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.24%) RHCE
8 2 (0.83%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.83%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.83%) MCITP
8 2 (0.83%) MCSA
8 2 (0.83%) MCSE
8 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.83%) PhD
8 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.41%) CISA
9 1 (0.41%) CISSP
9 1 (0.41%) CRISC
9 1 (0.41%) ISEB
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) COBIT
2 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (16.12%) Docker
2 32 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.55%) Firmware
3 11 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (4.55%) vSphere
4 7 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.89%) Samba
5 6 (2.48%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.48%) Apache Flume
5 6 (2.48%) HDFS
5 6 (2.48%) KVM
6 5 (2.07%) oVirt
6 5 (2.07%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.65%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.24%) iptables
8 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.24%) Xen
9 2 (0.83%) vCloud
10 1 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 50 (20.66%) Ansible
2 38 (15.70%) Puppet
3 30 (12.40%) Terraform
4 25 (10.33%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (9.50%) Kubernetes
6 19 (7.85%) Kibana
7 17 (7.02%) Nagios
8 13 (5.37%) ZABBIX
9 12 (4.96%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (3.72%) HAProxy
11 8 (3.31%) Rundeck
12 7 (2.89%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 6 (2.48%) Packer
14 5 (2.07%) rkt
14 5 (2.07%) Salt
15 4 (1.65%) Consul
15 4 (1.65%) Mesos
15 4 (1.65%) Oozie
15 4 (1.65%) Rancher
16 3 (1.24%) Graphite
Vendors
1 37 (15.29%) Oracle
2 34 (14.05%) Red Hat
3 32 (13.22%) VMware
4 30 (12.40%) Google
5 18 (7.44%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.96%) Cloudera
7 11 (4.55%) SAP
8 8 (3.31%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.89%) Centrify
10 6 (2.48%) Splunk
11 5 (2.07%) RapidMiner
11 5 (2.07%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.65%) Hortonworks
12 4 (1.65%) Tableau
13 3 (1.24%) Centreon
13 3 (1.24%) New Relic
13 3 (1.24%) Yahoo!
14 2 (0.83%) Cisco
14 2 (0.83%) EMC
14 2 (0.83%) HP