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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.94% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
60 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 58.25% 52.78% 67.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 35
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
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
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 24 December 2014. 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 - 2 £55,000 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MooTools
3 1 (33.33%) YAML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) MooTools
2 1 (33.33%) YAML
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL