The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 38 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.05% 7.19% 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 14.35% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 12
Average salary £30,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.68% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
294 223 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.69% 50.11% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 214 189 222
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Tyne and Wear

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 1 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (64.10%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) Ruby
3 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 21 (53.85%) CSS
4 20 (51.28%) C#
4 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
5 19 (48.72%) Scala
5 19 (48.72%) Open Source
5 19 (48.72%) JUnit
5 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (46.15%) Linux
6 18 (46.15%) Finance
7 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
7 17 (43.59%) REST
8 16 (41.03%) Ruby on Rails
9 15 (38.46%) Google
9 15 (38.46%) Spring
9 15 (38.46%) Django
9 15 (38.46%) Guice
9 15 (38.46%) Play Framework
10 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (33.33%) Ajax
11 13 (33.33%) JSON
11 13 (33.33%) Scrum
11 13 (33.33%) HTML5
12 12 (30.77%) CSS3
12 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
12 12 (30.77%) HTTP
12 12 (30.77%) Subversion
12 12 (30.77%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (5.13%) Moodle
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
2 19 (48.72%) JUnit
3 12 (30.77%) Subversion
3 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 8 (20.51%) Selenium
5 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.69%) RSpec
5 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 3 (7.69%) Maven
6 2 (5.13%) Ant
6 2 (5.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.56%) VTune
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.56%) TestNG
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Programmer
3 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) HTML
1 21 (53.85%) CSS
2 17 (43.59%) REST
3 16 (41.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (38.46%) Spring
4 15 (38.46%) Django
4 15 (38.46%) Guice
4 15 (38.46%) Play Framework
5 13 (33.33%) Ajax
5 13 (33.33%) JSON
5 13 (33.33%) HTML5
6 12 (30.77%) CSS3
7 10 (25.64%) RESTful
8 7 (17.95%) SOAP
9 4 (10.26%) XML
10 3 (7.69%) Sensu
10 3 (7.69%) XHTML
10 3 (7.69%) Web Services
10 3 (7.69%) DirectX
11 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Open Source
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Physics
5 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
2 2 (5.13%) CentOS
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Fedora
3 1 (2.56%) SUSE
3 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
3 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 9 (23.08%) OWASP
6 9 (23.08%) Web Development
6 9 (23.08%) Web Design
6 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 4 (10.26%) MVC
9 4 (10.26%) OO
9 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.26%) Web Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.69%) User Stories
10 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) Ruby
3 20 (51.28%) C#
4 19 (48.72%) Scala
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.95%) PHP
7 6 (15.38%) C++
8 4 (10.26%) Perl
9 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.56%) HLSL
11 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.82%) Nagios
4 3 (7.69%) collectd
4 3 (7.69%) Ganglia
5 2 (5.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Google
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Blackboard
5 1 (2.56%) Sencha
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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