The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
England / North East
Rank 29 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 47 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.41% 5.31% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.51% 8.99% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 27 16
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £47,359
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
324 356 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.10% 59.04% 57.57%
Number of salaries quoted 292 307 374
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Python
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Python Salary Trend in the North East

Python
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in the North East

Python
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +18 43 £22,500 -43.75% 8
Durham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Python.

1 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (46.58%) Django
3 34 (46.58%) Git (software)
4 31 (42.47%) Android
4 31 (42.47%) HTML
4 31 (42.47%) Apple iOS
5 30 (41.10%) HTML5
6 28 (38.36%) HTTP
6 28 (38.36%) Scrum
7 27 (36.99%) Unit Testing
8 26 (35.62%) RESTful
8 26 (35.62%) Technical Architecture
8 26 (35.62%) Apple
8 26 (35.62%) Mobile App
8 26 (35.62%) Xamarin
8 26 (35.62%) User Experience
8 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (35.62%) Translating Business Requirements
9 23 (31.51%) Java
10 18 (24.66%) Linux
11 17 (23.29%) C#
11 17 (23.29%) Scala
11 17 (23.29%) MongoDB
12 15 (20.55%) DevOps
12 15 (20.55%) Ruby
12 15 (20.55%) C++
13 11 (15.07%) PHP
13 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
13 11 (15.07%) Apache Spark

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) Apache Spark
2 10 (13.70%) Apache Pig
3 6 (8.22%) nginx
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) GitHub
2 5 (6.85%) Slack
3 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) BGP
2 1 (1.37%) DHCP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) IPsec
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) LDAP
2 1 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.70%) Apache Hive
2 10 (13.70%) Hadoop
3 9 (12.33%) MySQL
4 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.48%) Redis
6 3 (4.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.37%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.37%) Riak
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.37%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 34 (46.58%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) JUnit
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.74%) RSpec
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (6.85%) Automotive
2 4 (5.48%) Games
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Xamarin Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Digital Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Web Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Development Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Games Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior
8 2 (2.74%) Junior DevOps
8 2 (2.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (46.58%) Django
2 31 (42.47%) HTML
3 30 (41.10%) HTML5
4 26 (35.62%) RESTful
5 7 (9.59%) Node.js
6 6 (8.22%) .NET
6 6 (8.22%) REST
7 5 (6.85%) CherryPy
8 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.48%) CSS
8 4 (5.48%) jQuery
8 4 (5.48%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (5.48%) React
9 3 (4.11%) JSON
9 3 (4.11%) SQLAlchemy
9 3 (4.11%) Web Services
9 3 (4.11%) XML
10 2 (2.74%) LAMP
10 2 (2.74%) Spring
11 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (35.62%) Mobile App
1 26 (35.62%) User Experience
2 10 (13.70%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (6.85%) Blog
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Android
1 31 (42.47%) Apple iOS
2 18 (24.66%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) CentOS
4 3 (4.11%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) Scrum
3 27 (36.99%) Unit Testing
4 26 (35.62%) Technical Architecture
4 26 (35.62%) Translating Business Requirements
5 15 (20.55%) DevOps
6 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.70%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (13.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (13.70%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.48%) SDLC
10 4 (5.48%) Web Development
11 3 (4.11%) Microservices
11 3 (4.11%) Open Source
12 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.51%) Java
3 17 (23.29%) C#
3 17 (23.29%) Scala
4 15 (20.55%) C++
4 15 (20.55%) Ruby
5 11 (15.07%) PHP
6 10 (13.70%) C
7 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.22%) SQL
9 5 (6.85%) Groovy
10 3 (4.11%) Perl
11 1 (1.37%) Jython
11 1 (1.37%) Lua
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) DV Cleared
1 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) WCAG
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) etcd
2 1 (1.37%) flannel
2 1 (1.37%) Gluster
2 1 (1.37%) LXC
2 1 (1.37%) NFS
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
2 7 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.22%) Ansible
4 2 (2.74%) rkt
4 2 (2.74%) Salt
4 2 (2.74%) Terraform
5 1 (1.37%) cPanel
5 1 (1.37%) Graphite
5 1 (1.37%) Graylog
5 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.37%) Icinga
5 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.37%) logstash
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
5 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Apple
1 26 (35.62%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) VMware
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Salary: From £23,500 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £65,490
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £26,100 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago