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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 38 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Python 45 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.73% 4.24% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.78% 8.18% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 33
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
460 428 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.52% 51.88% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 404 325 315
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +8 33 £41,250 +50.00% 5
Durham - 11 £30,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 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 37 (53.62%) JavaScript
1 37 (53.62%) CSS
2 33 (47.83%) MySQL
3 30 (43.48%) HTML
3 30 (43.48%) Java
4 29 (42.03%) Linux
5 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
6 25 (36.23%) PHP
7 23 (33.33%) Perl
8 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
10 19 (27.54%) Oracle
10 19 (27.54%) Ruby
10 19 (27.54%) Visualisation
11 18 (26.09%) C++
12 17 (24.64%) Open Source
12 17 (24.64%) HTML5
13 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
14 15 (21.74%) Analytics
14 15 (21.74%) Business Analytics
14 15 (21.74%) MongoDB
14 15 (21.74%) R
14 15 (21.74%) REST
14 15 (21.74%) Tableau
14 15 (21.74%) Pentaho
14 15 (21.74%) jQuery
14 15 (21.74%) QlikView
14 15 (21.74%) IBM
14 15 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (21.74%) SPSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (21.74%) SAS
2 12 (17.39%) Apache
2 12 (17.39%) nginx
3 8 (11.59%) CMS
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (7.25%) Alfresco
5 4 (5.80%) JBoss
5 4 (5.80%) Node.js
6 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.35%) Zope
6 3 (4.35%) Plone
7 1 (1.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) SPSS
2 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) PaaS
2 8 (11.59%) SaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) SSH
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) SSL
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.83%) MySQL
2 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (21.74%) QlikView
3 15 (21.74%) Pentaho
3 15 (21.74%) MongoDB
4 12 (17.39%) Big Data
5 10 (14.49%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (11.59%) DB2
7 7 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (10.14%) Base SAS
7 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
7 7 (10.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
9 3 (4.35%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) RSpec
3 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.45%) WATIR
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
1 5 (7.25%) Games
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Consultant
3 14 (20.29%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 10 (14.49%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.59%) SAS BI Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Junior
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Administrator
9 2 (2.90%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) CSS
2 30 (43.48%) HTML
3 17 (24.64%) HTML5
4 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
5 15 (21.74%) REST
5 15 (21.74%) jQuery
6 14 (20.29%) CSS3
7 12 (17.39%) XML
8 11 (15.94%) SOAP
8 11 (15.94%) JSON
9 10 (14.49%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (14.49%) XSD
10 9 (13.04%) XHTML
10 9 (13.04%) Java EE
11 8 (11.59%) PhoneGap
11 8 (11.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (11.59%) WAMP
12 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (10.14%) WCF
12 7 (10.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Visualisation
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Kinect
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) CentOS
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (24.64%) Open Source
3 15 (21.74%) Business Analytics
3 15 (21.74%) Analytics
3 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 13 (18.84%) MVC
4 13 (18.84%) OOP
4 13 (18.84%) OO
5 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.49%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (10.14%) Web Development
8 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.70%) Content Management
9 6 (8.70%) Workflow
10 5 (7.25%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.25%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.80%) MVVM
11 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) JavaScript
2 30 (43.48%) Java
3 25 (36.23%) PHP
4 23 (33.33%) Perl
5 19 (27.54%) Ruby
6 18 (26.09%) C++
7 15 (21.74%) R
8 10 (14.49%) C
9 9 (13.04%) C#
9 9 (13.04%) SQL
10 5 (7.25%) Groovy
10 5 (7.25%) Scala
11 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) qmail
1 3 (4.35%) Postfix
1 3 (4.35%) Varnish
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
1 3 (4.35%) HAProxy
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
1 3 (4.35%) systemd
2 2 (2.90%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle
3 15 (21.74%) Cognos
3 15 (21.74%) IBM
3 15 (21.74%) Tableau
4 13 (18.84%) Sybase
5 8 (11.59%) Adobe
5 8 (11.59%) Twitter
5 8 (11.59%) Cloudera
5 8 (11.59%) Sencha
5 8 (11.59%) Teradata
6 5 (7.25%) TIBCO
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.90%) Apple
9 1 (1.45%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) VMware
9 1 (1.45%) Blackboard
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