The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 28 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.53% - 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.17% - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Python
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
120 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 60.30% 44.58% 63.04%
Number of salaries quoted 98 36 54
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Python
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Python Salary Trend in Durham

Python
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Durham

Python
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 £50,000 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 12 (80.00%) OOP
2 12 (80.00%) OO
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) Ruby
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) PHP
4 10 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (53.33%) nginx
5 8 (53.33%) WAMP
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
5 8 (53.33%) Sencha
5 8 (53.33%) CSS3
5 8 (53.33%) PhoneGap
5 8 (53.33%) Twitter
5 8 (53.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (53.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 8 (53.33%) Sybase
5 8 (53.33%) DB2
5 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
5 8 (53.33%) Adobe
5 8 (53.33%) Apache
5 8 (53.33%) XHTML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) nginx
1 8 (53.33%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) DB2
3 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) RSpec
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (53.33%) WAMP
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
2 8 (53.33%) CSS3
2 8 (53.33%) PhoneGap
2 8 (53.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (53.33%) XHTML
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) OOP
1 12 (80.00%) OO
1 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) MVVM
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Ruby
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) C++
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Sencha
1 8 (53.33%) Twitter
1 8 (53.33%) Sybase
1 8 (53.33%) Adobe
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Apple