Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 21 31
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +46
Permanent jobs citing Python 92 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 15.94% 9.63% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.38% 17.70% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 30
Slough median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% +64.71%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £79,000 £84,500 £83,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 260 305 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 45.06% 54.37% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 204 283 235
Slough median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,075 £27,500 £28,850
90th Percentile £77,125 £67,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Slough

Python
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Slough.

Salary trend for Python in Slough

Python
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Slough over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Slough region with a requirement for Python.

1 59 (64.13%) Apache
2 55 (59.78%) Degree
3 54 (58.70%) SQL
4 51 (55.43%) Mathematics
4 51 (55.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 50 (54.35%) R
6 49 (53.26%) SAS
6 49 (53.26%) Data Science
7 47 (51.09%) Telecoms
8 44 (47.83%) Data Modelling
8 44 (47.83%) Analytics
9 43 (46.74%) Big Data
10 42 (45.65%) Algorithms
10 42 (45.65%) Apache Spark
10 42 (45.65%) Artificial Intelligence
11 41 (44.57%) Text Mining
11 41 (44.57%) Retail
11 41 (44.57%) Operations Research
11 41 (44.57%) Statistics
11 41 (44.57%) Data Security
11 41 (44.57%) Finance
11 41 (44.57%) Econometrics
11 41 (44.57%) SAP
11 41 (44.57%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (44.57%) Hadoop YARN
11 41 (44.57%) Kafka
11 41 (44.57%) Data Engineering
11 41 (44.57%) Power BI
11 41 (44.57%) Random Forest
11 41 (44.57%) Quantitative Research

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 59 (64.13%) Apache
2 49 (53.26%) SAS
3 42 (45.65%) Apache Spark
4 10 (10.87%) IIS
5 6 (6.52%) Confluence
6 4 (4.35%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.17%) nginx
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.09%) CMS
8 1 (1.09%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) SPSS
1 8 (8.70%) Stata
2 1 (1.09%) Maya
2 1 (1.09%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 51 (55.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.87%) Office 365
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) DNS
2 16 (17.39%) LAN
2 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 16 (17.39%) WAN
3 11 (11.96%) Firewall
4 6 (6.52%) 2G
4 6 (6.52%) 3G
4 6 (6.52%) 802.15
4 6 (6.52%) Bluetooth
4 6 (6.52%) DHCP
4 6 (6.52%) ICMP
4 6 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (6.52%) Wireless
4 6 (6.52%) ZigBee
5 4 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) SSH
7 1 (1.09%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (46.74%) Big Data
2 41 (44.57%) Apache Hive
2 41 (44.57%) Hadoop
2 41 (44.57%) Power BI
2 41 (44.57%) SAP HANA
2 41 (44.57%) Text Mining
3 5 (5.43%) MySQL
3 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.17%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) JIRA
2 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 47 (51.09%) Telecoms
2 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 41 (44.57%) Retail
3 5 (5.43%) Electronics
3 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.35%) Automotive
5 3 (3.26%) Military
6 2 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (47.83%) Data Scientist
2 29 (31.52%) Senior Data Scientist
3 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (44.57%) D3.js
1 41 (44.57%) ggplot
1 41 (44.57%) Kafka
2 6 (6.52%) 802.1X
2 6 (6.52%) HTML
2 6 (6.52%) Qt
3 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.17%) Django
4 2 (2.17%) J2EE
4 2 (2.17%) JMS
4 2 (2.17%) React
5 1 (1.09%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) Jinja
5 1 (1.09%) LAMP
5 1 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.09%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (45.65%) Algorithms
2 41 (44.57%) Social Network
3 13 (14.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (10.87%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.43%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.35%) Life Science
7 4 (4.35%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Animation
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.87%) Linux
2 18 (19.57%) Windows
3 12 (13.04%) Unix
3 12 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Debian
5 1 (1.09%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) Mathematics
2 49 (53.26%) Data Science
3 44 (47.83%) Analytics
3 44 (47.83%) Data Modelling
4 42 (45.65%) Artificial Intelligence
5 41 (44.57%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (44.57%) Data Engineering
5 41 (44.57%) Data Security
5 41 (44.57%) Data Visualisation
5 41 (44.57%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 41 (44.57%) Decision-Making
5 41 (44.57%) Econometrics
5 41 (44.57%) Operations Research
5 41 (44.57%) Quantitative Research
5 41 (44.57%) Random Forest
5 41 (44.57%) Statistics
5 41 (44.57%) Visualisation
6 17 (18.48%) DevOps
7 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.87%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) SQL
2 50 (54.35%) R
3 19 (20.65%) Bash Shell
4 18 (19.57%) PHP
5 16 (17.39%) PowerShell
6 12 (13.04%) C#
7 10 (10.87%) Java
7 10 (10.87%) T-SQL
8 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (8.70%) C++
10 3 (3.26%) Perl
11 1 (1.09%) C
11 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (59.78%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.43%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.09%) PhD
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
1 10 (10.87%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.26%) Postfix
3 2 (2.17%) Squid
4 1 (1.09%) Docker
4 1 (1.09%) iptables
4 1 (1.09%) Varnish
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (44.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (10.87%) Terraform
3 6 (6.52%) HP ALM
3 6 (6.52%) Puppet
4 4 (4.35%) Ansible
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (1.09%) cPanel
5 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.09%) Plesk
Vendors
1 41 (44.57%) SAP
1 41 (44.57%) Tableau
2 10 (10.87%) Citrix
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.52%) Atlassian
3 6 (6.52%) HP
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) Remedy
4 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.26%) Splunk
6 1 (1.09%) VMware