The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 38 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 35 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.22% 5.15% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.20% 9.86% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 16
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 355 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.45% 52.21% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 317 313 371
Average salary £30,500 £37,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 22 £27,500 -37.50% 12
Northumberland - 13 - -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (50.82%) C#
1 31 (50.82%) Java
2 28 (45.90%) Linux
3 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (39.34%) Ruby
4 21 (34.43%) CSS
4 21 (34.43%) HTML
4 21 (34.43%) MySQL
5 20 (32.79%) C++
5 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
6 19 (31.15%) Scala
6 19 (31.15%) Open Source
6 19 (31.15%) JUnit
6 19 (31.15%) Degree
7 18 (29.51%) Finance
7 18 (29.51%) Games
8 17 (27.87%) Automated Testing
8 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
8 17 (27.87%) REST
9 16 (26.23%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (24.59%) Google
10 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
10 15 (24.59%) Django
10 15 (24.59%) Multithreading
10 15 (24.59%) Spring
10 15 (24.59%) Guice
10 15 (24.59%) Play Framework
11 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (22.95%) JSON
11 14 (22.95%) Mathematics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (9.84%) nginx
2 5 (8.20%) Tornado
3 2 (3.28%) Moodle
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Node.js
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
4 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.20%) Couchbase
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.20%) Redis
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
2 19 (31.15%) JUnit
3 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (19.67%) Subversion
4 10 (16.39%) VTune
5 8 (13.11%) Selenium
6 3 (4.92%) Maven
6 3 (4.92%) RSpec
6 3 (4.92%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.28%) Hudson
7 2 (3.28%) Ant
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.64%) TestNG
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
1 18 (29.51%) Games
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Programmer
3 6 (9.84%) Administrator
3 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Games Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Web Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) CSS
1 21 (34.43%) HTML
2 17 (27.87%) REST
3 16 (26.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (24.59%) Django
4 15 (24.59%) Spring
4 15 (24.59%) Guice
4 15 (24.59%) Play Framework
5 14 (22.95%) JSON
6 13 (21.31%) Ajax
6 13 (21.31%) HTML5
7 12 (19.67%) CSS3
7 12 (19.67%) DirectX
8 11 (18.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 10 (16.39%) RESTful
9 10 (16.39%) OpenGL
10 7 (11.48%) SOAP
11 6 (9.84%) Ember.js
12 5 (8.20%) CherryPy
12 5 (8.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Open Source
2 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
3 14 (22.95%) Mathematics
4 9 (14.75%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (14.75%) Augmented Reality
4 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
5 5 (8.20%) Animation
5 5 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (6.56%) Replication
7 2 (3.28%) Physics
8 1 (1.64%) VLE
8 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) UNIX
3 5 (8.20%) FreeBSD
4 2 (3.28%) SUSE
4 2 (3.28%) Debian
4 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.28%) CentOS
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Fedora
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Windows
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Automated Testing
2 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
3 15 (24.59%) Multithreading
4 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (21.31%) Scrum
6 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
7 10 (16.39%) Web Development
8 9 (14.75%) Web Design
8 9 (14.75%) 3D Rendering
8 9 (14.75%) OWASP
8 9 (14.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (14.75%) 3D Visualisation
9 8 (13.11%) Test Scripting
10 7 (11.48%) TDD
11 6 (9.84%) DevOps
12 5 (8.20%) OOD
13 4 (6.56%) Test Automation
13 4 (6.56%) OO
13 4 (6.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) C#
1 31 (50.82%) Java
2 24 (39.34%) Ruby
3 20 (32.79%) C++
4 19 (31.15%) Scala
5 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.39%) HLSL
7 8 (13.11%) SQL
8 7 (11.48%) PHP
8 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.20%) C
10 4 (6.56%) Perl
11 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.64%) Jython
12 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) KVM
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Puppet
2 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.20%) Nagios
3 5 (8.20%) HAProxy
4 3 (4.92%) Ganglia
4 3 (4.92%) collectd
5 2 (3.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Google
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Twitter
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Blackboard
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) JBoss
6 1 (1.64%) Sencha
6 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
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