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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 42 29 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.84% 6.03% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.60% 12.92% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 4
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,109 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
318 209 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 58.14% 46.65% 56.77%
Number of salaries quoted 220 177 204
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 30 (71.43%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Ruby
3 19 (45.24%) HTML
4 18 (42.86%) Linux
4 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (40.48%) C#
5 17 (40.48%) CSS
5 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
6 15 (35.71%) Scala
6 15 (35.71%) Open Source
7 14 (33.33%) JUnit
8 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
8 13 (30.95%) HTML5
8 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
9 12 (28.57%) REST
9 12 (28.57%) Spring
9 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 12 (28.57%) Django
9 12 (28.57%) C++
9 12 (28.57%) Finance
10 11 (26.19%) QA
10 11 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (26.19%) Scrum
11 10 (23.81%) Ajax
11 10 (23.81%) Selenium
11 10 (23.81%) Google
11 10 (23.81%) Degree
11 10 (23.81%) JSON
11 10 (23.81%) Mathematics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (4.76%) Moodle
1 2 (4.76%) Confluence
1 2 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 14 (33.33%) JUnit
3 10 (23.81%) Selenium
4 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
4 8 (19.05%) Subversion
5 3 (7.14%) Hudson
5 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.76%) Ant
6 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.76%) Maven
6 2 (4.76%) JIRA
6 2 (4.76%) RSpec
6 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.76%) TestNG
7 1 (2.38%) VTune
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Programmer
3 6 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Quality Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Quality Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) HTML
2 17 (40.48%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) HTML5
4 12 (28.57%) REST
4 12 (28.57%) Spring
4 12 (28.57%) Django
5 11 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (23.81%) JSON
6 10 (23.81%) Ajax
6 10 (23.81%) Guice
6 10 (23.81%) Play Framework
7 9 (21.43%) RESTful
8 8 (19.05%) CSS3
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
10 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
11 3 (7.14%) DirectX
11 3 (7.14%) XML
12 2 (4.76%) Flash
12 2 (4.76%) XHTML
12 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Open Source
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 6 (14.29%) User Experience
5 5 (11.90%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (11.90%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.76%) Physics
7 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
7 1 (2.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) SUSE
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
4 1 (2.38%) Fedora
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
2 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (23.81%) Line Management
5 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Web Development
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Web Design
7 6 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) OWASP
7 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (11.90%) Mobile Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.52%) Product Management
9 4 (9.52%) MVC
9 4 (9.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Ruby
3 17 (40.48%) C#
4 15 (35.71%) Scala
5 12 (28.57%) C++
6 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.05%) PHP
8 7 (16.67%) Perl
9 4 (9.52%) SQL
10 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.76%) C
12 1 (2.38%) Jython
12 1 (2.38%) HLSL
12 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.90%) TickIT
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) KVM
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.52%) Nagios
4 2 (4.76%) Ganglia
4 2 (4.76%) Zenoss
4 2 (4.76%) collectd
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Google
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Blackboard
4 2 (4.76%) Sencha
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago