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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 39 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 45 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.87% 4.21% 4.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.54% 7.80% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 29
Average salary £36,750 £27,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.63% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
427 449 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.74% 54.03% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 377 316 283
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 35 £37,500 +36.36% 14
Durham - 9 £40,000 - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 43 (64.18%) JavaScript
1 43 (64.18%) CSS
2 36 (53.73%) HTML
3 34 (50.75%) Linux
4 32 (47.76%) Java
5 30 (44.78%) MySQL
6 28 (41.79%) Perl
7 26 (38.81%) PHP
8 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
8 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (29.85%) Ruby
9 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
10 17 (25.37%) SOAP
10 17 (25.37%) HTML5
10 17 (25.37%) REST
10 17 (25.37%) AngularJS
11 16 (23.88%) Open Source
11 16 (23.88%) Visualisation
12 15 (22.39%) SQL
12 15 (22.39%) jQuery
12 15 (22.39%) CSS3
13 14 (20.90%) SaaS
13 14 (20.90%) MongoDB
14 13 (19.40%) R
14 13 (19.40%) QlikView
14 13 (19.40%) Pentaho
14 13 (19.40%) Tableau
14 13 (19.40%) Analytics
14 13 (19.40%) Business Analytics
14 13 (19.40%) Big Data

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (19.40%) SAS
2 12 (17.91%) nginx
3 11 (16.42%) Apache
4 8 (11.94%) CMS
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (7.46%) Alfresco
5 5 (7.46%) Node.js
6 4 (5.97%) JBoss
7 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.48%) Zope
7 3 (4.48%) Plone
8 1 (1.49%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) SPSS
2 9 (13.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) SaaS
2 10 (14.93%) PaaS
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) SSH
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) MySQL
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (20.90%) MongoDB
4 13 (19.40%) Big Data
4 13 (19.40%) QlikView
4 13 (19.40%) Pentaho
4 13 (19.40%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (14.93%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (11.94%) DB2
6 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
7 7 (10.45%) Base SAS
7 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (10.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
9 3 (4.48%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Selenium
3 5 (7.46%) JUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.46%) TestNG
3 5 (7.46%) Hudson
3 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) RSpec
5 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) WATIR
6 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.40%) Consultant
4 10 (14.93%) Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Web Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) QA Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) SAS BI Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) QA Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) AWS Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Programmer
9 3 (4.48%) Junior
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.48%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (64.18%) CSS
2 36 (53.73%) HTML
3 17 (25.37%) SOAP
3 17 (25.37%) REST
3 17 (25.37%) HTML5
3 17 (25.37%) AngularJS
4 15 (22.39%) CSS3
4 15 (22.39%) jQuery
5 12 (17.91%) XML
5 12 (17.91%) Ajax
5 12 (17.91%) JSON
6 11 (16.42%) XSD
7 10 (14.93%) Ruby on Rails
7 10 (14.93%) Java EE
8 8 (11.94%) XHTML
8 8 (11.94%) WAMP
8 8 (11.94%) PhoneGap
8 8 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (10.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Kinect
3 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) UNIX
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) CentOS
3 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (23.88%) Open Source
3 13 (19.40%) Business Analytics
3 13 (19.40%) Analytics
3 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
4 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.93%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (13.43%) OOP
6 9 (13.43%) OO
6 9 (13.43%) MVC
7 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.96%) Content Management
8 6 (8.96%) Workflow
9 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) JavaScript
2 32 (47.76%) Java
3 28 (41.79%) Perl
4 26 (38.81%) PHP
5 20 (29.85%) Ruby
6 15 (22.39%) SQL
7 13 (19.40%) R
8 11 (16.42%) C++
8 11 (16.42%) C
9 6 (8.96%) Groovy
10 5 (7.46%) Scala
11 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.48%) C#
12 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.49%) Tcl
12 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) qmail
1 3 (4.48%) Postfix
1 3 (4.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Puppet
1 3 (4.48%) HAProxy
1 3 (4.48%) Ansible
1 3 (4.48%) systemd
2 2 (2.99%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) Sybase
2 13 (19.40%) Cognos
2 13 (19.40%) IBM
2 13 (19.40%) Tableau
3 12 (17.91%) Oracle
4 8 (11.94%) Adobe
4 8 (11.94%) Twitter
4 8 (11.94%) Sencha
5 6 (8.96%) Cloudera
5 6 (8.96%) Teradata
6 5 (7.46%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) Blackboard
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago