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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 55 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.38% 2.96% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% 4.60% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 25
Median salary £40,000 £32,250 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% +12.62%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
417 500 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.35% 64.35% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 369 433 369
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +4 22 £38,750 +12.31% 5
Durham -3 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 21 (45.65%) PHP
2 20 (43.48%) MySQL
3 16 (34.78%) C
3 16 (34.78%) Linux
4 14 (30.43%) OO
5 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.09%) Ruby
7 11 (23.91%) Java
7 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
8 10 (21.74%) Marketing
9 9 (19.57%) C++
9 9 (19.57%) Big Data
10 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) Analytics
11 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (15.22%) Open Source
12 6 (13.04%) nginx
12 6 (13.04%) Puppet
12 6 (13.04%) Redis
12 6 (13.04%) Ansible
12 6 (13.04%) GitHub
12 6 (13.04%) Perl
12 6 (13.04%) Unix
12 6 (13.04%) CentOS
12 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.04%) 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 6 (13.04%) nginx
2 5 (10.87%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) CMS
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) GitHub
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.35%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (4.35%) Linode
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
5 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) BGP
1 1 (2.17%) DHCP
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) IPsec
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) LDAP
1 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) Big Data
3 6 (13.04%) Redis
4 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.52%) DataStage
6 3 (6.52%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (4.35%) OLAP
7 2 (4.35%) OLTP
7 2 (4.35%) Power BI
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.17%) Riak
8 1 (2.17%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) GitLab
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 5 (10.87%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (21.74%) Marketing
2 5 (10.87%) Advertising
3 4 (8.70%) Automotive
3 4 (8.70%) Games
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Programmer
4 6 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Operations Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) PHP Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior C Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Tools Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) Python Developer
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Python Programmer
8 2 (4.35%) Service Operations Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) Django
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) JSON
2 4 (8.70%) LAMP
2 4 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (8.70%) XML
3 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.52%) CSS3
3 3 (6.52%) HTML5
3 3 (6.52%) jQuery
3 3 (6.52%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
3 3 (6.52%) REST
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) RESTful
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
2 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.70%) Kinect
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.70%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) Physics
5 2 (4.35%) Social Network
6 1 (2.17%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) CentOS
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) OO
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Open Source
5 5 (10.87%) ETL
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) Online Marketing
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) 3D Visualisation
6 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow
7 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
7 3 (6.52%) SDLC
7 3 (6.52%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) UML
8 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) PHP
2 16 (34.78%) C
3 12 (26.09%) Ruby
4 11 (23.91%) Java
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.57%) C++
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) C#
8 6 (13.04%) Perl
9 4 (8.70%) R
10 3 (6.52%) Jython
11 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
11 2 (4.35%) VB
12 1 (2.17%) Lua
12 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VirtualBox
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.87%) Xen
2 1 (2.17%) Gluster
2 1 (2.17%) LXC
2 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.04%) Ansible
2 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
3 5 (10.87%) Nagios
3 5 (10.87%) OpenNMS
3 5 (10.87%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.17%) Graphite
4 1 (2.17%) Graylog
4 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.17%) Icinga
4 1 (2.17%) logstash
4 1 (2.17%) Salt
4 1 (2.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Rackspace
1 5 (10.87%) SaltStack
1 5 (10.87%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Apigee
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Mashery
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Teradata
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago