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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 64 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.37% 5.65% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 9.67% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 15
Median salary £46,250 £41,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Python
England

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
425 455 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.06% 58.41% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 368 398 333
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 18 £45,000 - 3
Durham +4 1 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 27 (57.45%) MySQL
2 23 (48.94%) PHP
3 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
4 18 (38.30%) Java
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
6 14 (29.79%) Ruby
7 12 (25.53%) OO
8 11 (23.40%) Linux
8 11 (23.40%) Big Data
9 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
9 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.15%) Marketing
10 9 (19.15%) C
10 9 (19.15%) XML
10 9 (19.15%) nginx
11 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
11 8 (17.02%) REST
11 8 (17.02%) Analytics
11 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (17.02%) Unix
11 8 (17.02%) SOA
11 8 (17.02%) JSON
11 8 (17.02%) TDD
12 7 (14.89%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) Redis
12 7 (14.89%) Puppet
12 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
12 7 (14.89%) ZABBIX

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 9 (19.15%) nginx
2 5 (10.64%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.51%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (6.38%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) GitHub
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.26%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (4.26%) Linode
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) BGP
2 2 (4.26%) DHCP
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) IPsec
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) Big Data
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
4 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
5 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
5 7 (14.89%) Redis
6 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (10.64%) SQLite
7 3 (6.38%) CouchDB
7 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.38%) DataStage
7 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
7 3 (6.38%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (6.38%) Riak
8 2 (4.26%) OLAP
8 2 (4.26%) OLTP
8 2 (4.26%) Power BI
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.26%) TokuMX
9 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) GitLab
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Operations Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Programmer
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Service Operations Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) XML
2 8 (17.02%) JSON
2 8 (17.02%) REST
3 7 (14.89%) Web Services
4 6 (12.77%) SOAP
5 5 (10.64%) XSLT
6 4 (8.51%) CSS
6 4 (8.51%) Django
6 4 (8.51%) HTML
6 4 (8.51%) LAMP
7 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (6.38%) CSS3
7 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 3 (6.38%) jQuery
7 3 (6.38%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (6.38%) Regular Expression
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.26%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Public Cloud
1 5 (10.64%) Telematics
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Kinect
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (2.13%) Physics
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Unix
3 7 (14.89%) CentOS
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) OO
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Analytics
3 8 (17.02%) SOA
3 8 (17.02%) TDD
4 6 (12.77%) Open Source
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) ETL
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.51%) Data Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) Machine Learning
6 4 (8.51%) Web Development
7 3 (6.38%) Online Marketing
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
8 2 (4.26%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Change Control
8 2 (4.26%) Kanban
8 2 (4.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) PHP
2 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (38.30%) Java
4 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 14 (29.79%) Ruby
6 9 (19.15%) C
7 6 (12.77%) Perl
7 6 (12.77%) R
8 4 (8.51%) C++
9 3 (6.38%) Jython
10 2 (4.26%) C#
10 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.26%) VB
11 1 (2.13%) Lua
11 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VirtualBox
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.64%) Xen
2 2 (4.26%) Gluster
2 2 (4.26%) LXC
2 2 (4.26%) NFS
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.89%) Ansible
2 7 (14.89%) Puppet
2 7 (14.89%) ZABBIX
3 5 (10.64%) Nagios
3 5 (10.64%) OpenNMS
3 5 (10.64%) Zenoss
4 2 (4.26%) Graphite
4 2 (4.26%) Graylog
4 2 (4.26%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.26%) Icinga
4 2 (4.26%) logstash
4 2 (4.26%) Salt
5 1 (2.13%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Rackspace
1 5 (10.64%) SaltStack
1 5 (10.64%) VMware
2 3 (6.38%) IBM
2 3 (6.38%) OpenText
2 3 (6.38%) Pega
3 2 (4.26%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Apigee
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Mashery
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Teradata
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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