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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 48 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 36 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.60% 3.26% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.23% 6.18% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 17
Average salary £40,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £41,100 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
498 421 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.60% 52.82% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 439 354 319
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 28 £45,000 +63.63% 10
Durham -7 7 £30,000 - 3
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) CSS
3 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
4 23 (37.70%) Java
5 22 (36.07%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (34.43%) MySQL
7 20 (32.79%) Perl
7 20 (32.79%) PHP
7 20 (32.79%) Linux
7 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
7 20 (32.79%) Visualisation
8 19 (31.15%) C++
8 19 (31.15%) HTML
8 19 (31.15%) Oracle
9 18 (29.51%) Ruby
9 18 (29.51%) Open Source
10 15 (24.59%) Pentaho
10 15 (24.59%) QlikView
10 15 (24.59%) R
10 15 (24.59%) Tableau
10 15 (24.59%) Business Analytics
10 15 (24.59%) Analytics
10 15 (24.59%) Business Analysis
10 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (24.59%) Business Objects
10 15 (24.59%) Cognos
10 15 (24.59%) SAS
10 15 (24.59%) SPSS
10 15 (24.59%) IBM
11 12 (19.67%) jQuery

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (24.59%) SAS
2 9 (14.75%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) nginx
3 8 (13.11%) CMS
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (8.20%) Alfresco
5 4 (6.56%) Node.js
6 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.92%) Zope
6 3 (4.92%) Plone
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) SPSS
2 6 (9.84%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) SSH
2 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 4 (6.56%) SSL
3 3 (4.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) xDSL
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.64%) IPsec
4 1 (1.64%) PPP
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) IPv4
4 1 (1.64%) IPv6
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) MPLS
4 1 (1.64%) OSPF
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.64%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (34.43%) MySQL
3 15 (24.59%) Pentaho
3 15 (24.59%) QlikView
4 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
5 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (11.48%) Big Data
6 7 (11.48%) Base SAS
6 7 (11.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
8 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
8 5 (8.20%) DB2
9 3 (4.92%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Subversion
2 4 (6.56%) Selenium
3 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.28%) RSpec
4 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.64%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) WATIR
General
1 7 (11.48%) Games
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) SAS BI Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Junior
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Programmer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Tester
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) CSS
2 19 (31.15%) HTML
3 12 (19.67%) jQuery
4 10 (16.39%) HTML5
5 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (11.48%) REST
6 7 (11.48%) Web Services
6 7 (11.48%) Ajax
6 7 (11.48%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (11.48%) WCF
7 6 (9.84%) XHTML
7 6 (9.84%) CSS3
8 5 (8.20%) PhoneGap
8 5 (8.20%) Backbone.js
8 5 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (8.20%) WAMP
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.92%) Kinect
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) CentOS
3 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.64%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (29.51%) Open Source
3 15 (24.59%) Business Analysis
3 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (24.59%) Business Analytics
3 15 (24.59%) Analytics
4 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.03%) MVC
5 10 (16.39%) OOP
5 10 (16.39%) OO
5 10 (16.39%) Web Development
5 10 (16.39%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (9.84%) Content Management
7 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.20%) Workflow
7 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
7 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
7 5 (8.20%) MVVM
7 5 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 20 (32.79%) Perl
3 20 (32.79%) PHP
4 19 (31.15%) C++
5 18 (29.51%) Ruby
6 15 (24.59%) R
7 10 (16.39%) C
7 10 (16.39%) C#
8 9 (14.75%) SQL
9 7 (11.48%) Scala
10 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.64%) CCSP
4 1 (1.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) qmail
1 3 (4.92%) Postfix
1 3 (4.92%) Varnish
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
2 3 (4.92%) HAProxy
2 3 (4.92%) Ansible
2 3 (4.92%) systemd
3 2 (3.28%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) Oracle
3 15 (24.59%) Business Objects
3 15 (24.59%) Cognos
3 15 (24.59%) Tableau
3 15 (24.59%) IBM
4 10 (16.39%) Sybase
5 8 (13.11%) Cloudera
5 8 (13.11%) Teradata
6 5 (8.20%) Sencha
6 5 (8.20%) TIBCO
6 5 (8.20%) Twitter
6 5 (8.20%) Adobe
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.28%) Apple
8 2 (3.28%) VMware
9 1 (1.64%) F5
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco
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