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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 41 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Python 20 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.61% 6.91% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 14.56% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 4
Average salary £34,500 £44,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.59% +30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
318 206 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 57.40% 47.47% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 213 176 213
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 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 30 (68.18%) Java
2 26 (59.09%) Ruby
3 23 (52.27%) HTML
3 23 (52.27%) CSS
4 21 (47.73%) C#
4 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
5 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (43.18%) JUnit
6 19 (43.18%) Linux
6 19 (43.18%) Scala
6 19 (43.18%) Open Source
7 18 (40.91%) Finance
7 18 (40.91%) Automated Testing
8 17 (38.64%) REST
9 16 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (34.09%) Google
10 15 (34.09%) Django
10 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (34.09%) Guice
10 15 (34.09%) Play Framework
10 15 (34.09%) HTML5
11 14 (31.82%) Ajax
11 14 (31.82%) Spring
11 14 (31.82%) Scrum
12 13 (29.55%) HTTP
13 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
13 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 12 (27.27%) Subversion
13 12 (27.27%) JSON
13 12 (27.27%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.55%) Moodle
1 2 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
2 19 (43.18%) JUnit
3 12 (27.27%) Subversion
3 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 10 (22.73%) Selenium
5 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.82%) Hudson
6 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.82%) RSpec
7 2 (4.55%) Ant
7 2 (4.55%) TestNG
7 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.55%) Maven
8 1 (2.27%) VTune
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Programmer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) HTML
1 23 (52.27%) CSS
2 17 (38.64%) REST
3 16 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (34.09%) Django
4 15 (34.09%) Guice
4 15 (34.09%) Play Framework
4 15 (34.09%) HTML5
5 14 (31.82%) Ajax
5 14 (31.82%) Spring
6 12 (27.27%) JSON
6 12 (27.27%) CSS3
7 10 (22.73%) RESTful
8 7 (15.91%) SOAP
9 4 (9.09%) XML
9 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.82%) Sensu
10 3 (6.82%) Web Services
10 3 (6.82%) XHTML
10 3 (6.82%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Open Source
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Physics
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Fedora
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) SUSE
4 1 (2.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Automated Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (31.82%) Scrum
5 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 9 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (20.45%) OWASP
7 9 (20.45%) Web Development
7 9 (20.45%) Web Design
7 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) OO
8 7 (15.91%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
9 5 (11.36%) MVC
10 4 (9.09%) Product Management
10 4 (9.09%) Web Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Automation Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Analytics
11 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Java
2 26 (59.09%) Ruby
3 21 (47.73%) C#
4 19 (43.18%) Scala
5 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 10 (22.73%) PHP
7 8 (18.18%) C++
8 7 (15.91%) Perl
9 4 (9.09%) SQL
10 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.55%) C
12 1 (2.27%) HLSL
12 1 (2.27%) Jython
12 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) TickIT
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Puppet
2 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.36%) Nagios
4 3 (6.82%) collectd
4 3 (6.82%) Ganglia
5 2 (4.55%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Google
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Blackboard
4 2 (4.55%) Sencha
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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