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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - 28 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 1.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
33 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 41.77% 53.26% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 71
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £21,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace