Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 +88
Permanent jobs citing Python 273 284 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.43% 8.13% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.43% 19.69% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 244 293 293
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £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 1217 1442 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.96% 41.29% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1274 1617
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 178 (65.20%) Linux
2 116 (42.49%) Bash Shell
3 104 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
4 101 (37.00%) Java
5 100 (36.63%) Perl
6 92 (33.70%) DevOps
7 91 (33.33%) SQL
8 90 (32.97%) Ansible
9 88 (32.23%) Puppet
10 82 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
11 79 (28.94%) SaaS
12 70 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
13 68 (24.91%) JavaScript
14 65 (23.81%) Windows
15 62 (22.71%) CentOS
16 61 (22.34%) Git (software)
16 61 (22.34%) Red Hat
17 49 (17.95%) Unix
18 47 (17.22%) C#
19 44 (16.12%) HTML
20 41 (15.02%) C++
21 40 (14.65%) AngularJS
22 38 (13.92%) Docker
22 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (13.55%) Finance
24 36 (13.19%) MySQL
24 36 (13.19%) CSS
24 36 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 35 (12.82%) Computer Science
26 34 (12.45%) MongoDB

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 18 (6.59%) Apache Spark
2 14 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.40%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.30%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.93%) JBoss
6 7 (2.56%) Apache
7 5 (1.83%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.83%) SAS
7 5 (1.83%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.47%) nginx
9 3 (1.10%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
10 1 (0.37%) GeoServer
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Sprinklr
1 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 104 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (28.94%) SaaS
3 26 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.66%) GitHub
5 9 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.83%) Force.com
7 4 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.47%) IaaS
7 4 (1.47%) PaaS
8 3 (1.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.73%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.73%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.37%) Route 53
10 1 (0.37%) Serverless
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.59%) TCP/IP
2 16 (5.86%) Firewall
3 15 (5.49%) Internet
4 12 (4.40%) DNS
5 10 (3.66%) DHCP
6 9 (3.30%) WAN
7 8 (2.93%) BGP
7 8 (2.93%) EIGRP
7 8 (2.93%) MPLS
7 8 (2.93%) OSPF
8 7 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (2.20%) HTTP
9 6 (2.20%) SSL
10 5 (1.83%) LDAP
11 4 (1.47%) Broadband
11 4 (1.47%) Ethernet
11 4 (1.47%) LAN
11 4 (1.47%) PPP
11 4 (1.47%) RIP
11 4 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.19%) MySQL
2 34 (12.45%) MongoDB
3 31 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (9.89%) Hadoop
4 27 (9.89%) NoSQL
5 24 (8.79%) Big Data
6 18 (6.59%) Redis
7 17 (6.23%) SQL Server
8 12 (4.40%) Impala
8 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.30%) Neo4j
9 9 (3.30%) Pentaho
10 8 (2.93%) Apache Hive
10 8 (2.93%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.20%) Power BI
12 5 (1.83%) HBase
13 4 (1.47%) QlikView
13 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.47%) Sqoop
13 4 (1.47%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 61 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.42%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.30%) GitLab
3 9 (3.30%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (2.56%) Ant
4 7 (2.56%) Maven
5 6 (2.20%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.83%) Subversion
7 4 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.47%) Selenium
7 4 (1.47%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.10%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (1.10%) Gradle
8 3 (1.10%) WiX
9 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.37%) FishEye
10 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.37%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.37%) Sahi
10 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (13.55%) Finance
2 28 (10.26%) Banking
3 16 (5.86%) Retail
4 4 (1.47%) Back Office
4 4 (1.47%) Billing
4 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Advertising
5 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.73%) Marketing
5 2 (0.73%) Military
Job Titles
1 97 (35.53%) Developer
2 58 (21.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (13.19%) Python Developer
4 31 (11.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 24 (8.79%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
7 20 (7.33%) Architect
7 20 (7.33%) Junior
7 20 (7.33%) Software Developer
8 19 (6.96%) AWS DevOps
8 19 (6.96%) Java Developer
9 18 (6.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 17 (6.23%) Cloud Engineer
10 17 (6.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 16 (5.86%) PHP Developer
11 16 (5.86%) Senior Developer
11 16 (5.86%) Software Engineer
11 16 (5.86%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (5.49%) Administrator
13 14 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.12%) HTML
2 40 (14.65%) AngularJS
3 36 (13.19%) CSS
4 32 (11.72%) Node.js
5 24 (8.79%) jQuery
6 21 (7.69%) Web Services
7 20 (7.33%) Django
8 18 (6.59%) SOAP
9 16 (5.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (5.49%) D3.js
11 14 (5.13%) Laravel
11 14 (5.13%) REST
11 14 (5.13%) Spring
12 13 (4.76%) .NET
13 11 (4.03%) Symfony
13 11 (4.03%) XML
14 10 (3.66%) Apache CXF
14 10 (3.66%) Celery
14 10 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (3.30%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 33 (12.09%) Fintech
3 18 (6.59%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.49%) Public Cloud
5 14 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.66%) iPad
7 7 (2.56%) User Experience
8 6 (2.20%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.83%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.73%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.73%) NHS
12 2 (0.73%) Robotics
12 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.37%) Derivative
13 1 (0.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 178 (65.20%) Linux
2 65 (23.81%) Windows
3 62 (22.71%) CentOS
4 49 (17.95%) Unix
5 36 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (11.36%) Ubuntu
7 15 (5.49%) Debian
8 2 (0.73%) Android
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (33.70%) DevOps
2 82 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (10.26%) Open Source
5 27 (9.89%) Migration
6 26 (9.52%) TDD
7 24 (8.79%) Scrum
8 22 (8.06%) Analytics
9 21 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 21 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.33%) High Availability
10 20 (7.33%) Statistics
11 17 (6.23%) Microservices
12 16 (5.86%) Configuration Management
12 16 (5.86%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (5.86%) Release Management
13 15 (5.49%) Mathematics
13 15 (5.49%) MVC
14 14 (5.13%) Load Balancing
14 14 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 116 (42.49%) Bash Shell
2 101 (37.00%) Java
3 100 (36.63%) Perl
4 91 (33.33%) SQL
5 68 (24.91%) JavaScript
6 47 (17.22%) C#
7 41 (15.02%) C++
8 33 (12.09%) PHP
9 26 (9.52%) Ruby
10 24 (8.79%) PowerShell
11 21 (7.69%) C
11 21 (7.69%) R
12 16 (5.86%) Tcl
13 12 (4.40%) Go
13 12 (4.40%) Scala
14 10 (3.66%) Jython
15 7 (2.56%) Shell Script
16 6 (2.20%) ES6
17 5 (1.83%) Apex Code
17 5 (1.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (11.72%) Degree
2 30 (10.99%) AWS Certification
3 22 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (5.49%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.40%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.30%) Master's Degree
7 7 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.20%) CCIE
9 5 (1.83%) CCNP
10 4 (1.47%) CCSP
10 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.47%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.10%) PhD
12 2 (0.73%) CCDA
12 2 (0.73%) CCDE
12 2 (0.73%) CCDP
12 2 (0.73%) CCIE Service Provider
13 1 (0.37%) APMP
13 1 (0.37%) CCNA
13 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.13%) QA
2 5 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 38 (13.92%) Docker
2 18 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.86%) Active Directory
4 13 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.76%) vSphere
5 6 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.47%) Apache Flume
7 4 (1.47%) HDFS
8 3 (1.10%) KVM
9 2 (0.73%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 90 (32.97%) Ansible
2 88 (32.23%) Puppet
3 70 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (10.62%) Terraform
5 14 (5.13%) Kubernetes
6 12 (4.40%) Salt
7 11 (4.03%) Nagios
8 8 (2.93%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.83%) logstash
10 4 (1.47%) Oozie
11 3 (1.10%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.10%) Icinga
11 3 (1.10%) Kibana
11 3 (1.10%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.73%) Graphite
12 2 (0.73%) Riemann
12 2 (0.73%) rkt
13 1 (0.37%) Grafana
13 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (22.34%) Red Hat
2 20 (7.33%) Oracle
2 20 (7.33%) VMware
3 19 (6.96%) ServiceNow
4 15 (5.49%) Cisco
5 9 (3.30%) Capita
5 9 (3.30%) Talend
6 8 (2.93%) Microsoft
6 8 (2.93%) Sun
7 7 (2.56%) Tableau
8 6 (2.20%) Google
8 6 (2.20%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.83%) Juniper
9 5 (1.83%) Zend
10 4 (1.47%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.47%) Citrix
10 4 (1.47%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.47%) F5
10 4 (1.47%) New Relic
11 3 (1.10%) MicroStrategy