The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 42 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.91% 4.46% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 7.69% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Average salary £34,500 £31,934 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.03% +27.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,818 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,444 £45,992 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
288 208 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 62.61% 57.94% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 253 187 201
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Python Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (42.86%) Java
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
1 15 (42.86%) Ruby
1 15 (42.86%) Open Source
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 12 (34.29%) HTML5
3 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 11 (31.43%) Django
5 10 (28.57%) Web Development
6 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
6 9 (25.71%) Scala
6 9 (25.71%) C++
6 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (22.86%) Puppet
8 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 7 (20.00%) Confluence
8 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (20.00%) RESTful
8 7 (20.00%) Kanban
8 7 (20.00%) JSON
8 7 (20.00%) JIRA
8 7 (20.00%) Selenium
8 7 (20.00%) Spring
9 6 (17.14%) Games

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) SAS
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) PPP
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
1 1 (2.86%) IPv4
1 1 (2.86%) IPv6
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) MPLS
1 1 (2.86%) OSPF
1 1 (2.86%) BGP
1 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.86%) L2TP
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) IPsec
1 1 (2.86%) xDSL
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.29%) QlikView
3 5 (14.29%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
1 7 (20.00%) Selenium
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Programmer
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) SAS BI Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Software Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.71%) QA Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
1 12 (34.29%) HTML5
2 11 (31.43%) Django
3 7 (20.00%) RESTful
3 7 (20.00%) Spring
3 7 (20.00%) JSON
4 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) XHTML
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (2.86%) Catalyst
7 1 (2.86%) SproutCore
7 1 (2.86%) CSS3
7 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Open Source
2 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Kinect
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
6 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 10 (28.57%) Web Development
5 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
6 7 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (14.29%) Business Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) 3D Visualisation
9 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
10 2 (5.71%) Mobile Commerce
10 2 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
1 15 (42.86%) Ruby
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) C++
3 9 (25.71%) Scala
4 6 (17.14%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) R
6 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.86%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCSP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CCIP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.71%) TickIT
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 5 (14.29%) Cognos
2 5 (14.29%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Teradata
2 5 (14.29%) Tableau
2 5 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Percona
4 1 (2.86%) Sencha
4 1 (2.86%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago