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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 62 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.62% 5.84% 4.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 10.53% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 22
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
406 437 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 50.62% 55.46% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 357 385 328
Median salary £37,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -14 20 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Durham +5 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (56.76%) MySQL
2 17 (45.95%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) PHP
5 10 (27.03%) XML
5 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) JSON
7 8 (21.62%) SOA
7 8 (21.62%) nginx
7 8 (21.62%) REST
8 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
8 7 (18.92%) Telematics
8 7 (18.92%) Big Data
8 7 (18.92%) Analytics
8 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (18.92%) Ruby
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
9 6 (16.22%) SQLite
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) OO
9 6 (16.22%) SOAP
9 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
9 6 (16.22%) Puppet
10 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
10 5 (13.51%) R
10 5 (13.51%) Ansible

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 8 (21.62%) nginx
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (8.11%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Linode
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) DHCP
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) BGP
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) IPsec
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.11%) LDAP
2 3 (8.11%) SSH
3 1 (2.70%) GPRS
3 1 (2.70%) HSPA
3 1 (2.70%) ICMP
3 1 (2.70%) IPv4
3 1 (2.70%) LTE
3 1 (2.70%) OSPF
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) WiMAX
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MySQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.92%) Big Data
4 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 6 (16.22%) SQLite
5 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 5 (13.51%) Redis
6 3 (8.11%) TokuMX
7 2 (5.41%) CouchDB
7 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.41%) OLAP
7 2 (5.41%) OLTP
7 2 (5.41%) Power BI
7 2 (5.41%) Riak
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.70%) DataStage
8 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.70%) GitLab
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Data Scientist
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Python Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) JSON
3 8 (21.62%) REST
4 6 (16.22%) SOAP
4 6 (16.22%) Web Services
5 5 (13.51%) CSS
5 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 5 (13.51%) XSLT
6 4 (10.81%) LAMP
7 3 (8.11%) Django
7 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (5.41%) CSS3
8 2 (5.41%) Node.js
8 2 (5.41%) Regular Expression
9 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.70%) Kafka
9 1 (2.70%) Kohana
9 1 (2.70%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Telematics
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) CentOS
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) SOA
3 7 (18.92%) Analytics
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.22%) OO
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) Change Control
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) ERP
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 2 (5.41%) Kanban
7 2 (5.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Java
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) PHP
4 7 (18.92%) Ruby
5 5 (13.51%) R
6 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 3 (8.11%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) Jython
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.41%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) C#
9 1 (2.70%) Groovy
9 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.70%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Gluster
1 3 (8.11%) LXC
1 3 (8.11%) NFS
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.22%) Puppet
3 5 (13.51%) Ansible
4 4 (10.81%) Salt
4 4 (10.81%) ZABBIX
5 3 (8.11%) Graphite
5 3 (8.11%) Graylog
5 3 (8.11%) HAProxy
5 3 (8.11%) Icinga
5 3 (8.11%) logstash
6 2 (5.41%) Nagios
7 1 (2.70%) OpenNMS
7 1 (2.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) OpenText
1 3 (8.11%) Pega
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
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