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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 59 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.96% 4.44% 4.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 7.94% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 19
Median salary £45,000 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
370 428 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.19% 55.87% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 320 379 323
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -8 18 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Durham +5 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 23 (56.10%) MySQL
2 22 (53.66%) Java
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) PHP
4 14 (34.15%) Linux
5 13 (31.71%) SQL
6 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (24.39%) nginx
7 10 (24.39%) Puppet
7 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.95%) XML
8 9 (21.95%) Ruby
8 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
9 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
9 8 (19.51%) Telematics
9 8 (19.51%) JSON
10 7 (17.07%) SOA
10 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.07%) TDD
10 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.07%) REST
10 7 (17.07%) Redis
10 7 (17.07%) Analytics
10 7 (17.07%) Ansible
11 6 (14.63%) DevOps
11 6 (14.63%) Salt
11 6 (14.63%) Apache Spark
11 6 (14.63%) Big Data
11 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (24.39%) nginx
2 6 (14.63%) Apache Spark
3 5 (12.20%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (7.32%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) Linode
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) DHCP
1 5 (12.20%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) BGP
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) IPsec
2 4 (9.76%) LAN
2 4 (9.76%) LDAP
2 4 (9.76%) SSH
3 3 (7.32%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) GPRS
4 1 (2.44%) HSPA
4 1 (2.44%) ICMP
4 1 (2.44%) IPv4
4 1 (2.44%) LTE
4 1 (2.44%) OSPF
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) WCDMA
4 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.44%) WiMAX
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
4 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
4 7 (17.07%) Redis
5 6 (14.63%) Big Data
5 6 (14.63%) SQLite
6 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.76%) TokuMX
7 3 (7.32%) CouchDB
7 3 (7.32%) Riak
8 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (2.44%) OLAP
9 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.44%) Power BI
9 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) GitLab
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
7 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Python Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) XML
2 8 (19.51%) JSON
3 7 (17.07%) REST
4 6 (14.63%) SOAP
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 5 (12.20%) LAMP
5 5 (12.20%) XSLT
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (7.32%) Node.js
8 2 (4.88%) HTML5
8 2 (4.88%) jQuery
8 2 (4.88%) Kafka
8 2 (4.88%) Regular Expression
8 2 (4.88%) Samza
8 2 (4.88%) Spring
9 1 (2.44%) Django
9 1 (2.44%) Java EE
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Telematics
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Internet of Things
3 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) CentOS
2 5 (12.20%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Analytics
2 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.07%) SOA
2 7 (17.07%) TDD
3 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.76%) Change Control
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
6 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Kanban
6 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) PHP
4 13 (31.71%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Ruby
6 5 (12.20%) Perl
7 4 (9.76%) C
7 4 (9.76%) C++
7 4 (9.76%) R
7 4 (9.76%) Scala
8 3 (7.32%) Groovy
8 3 (7.32%) Jython
9 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) C#
9 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.44%) Lua
10 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Gluster
1 4 (9.76%) LXC
1 4 (9.76%) NFS
2 2 (4.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (24.39%) Puppet
3 7 (17.07%) Ansible
4 6 (14.63%) Salt
5 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
6 4 (9.76%) Graphite
6 4 (9.76%) Graylog
6 4 (9.76%) HAProxy
6 4 (9.76%) Icinga
6 4 (9.76%) logstash
7 2 (4.88%) Nagios
8 1 (2.44%) OpenNMS
8 1 (2.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) OpenText
1 3 (7.32%) Pega
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
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