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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 58 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.95% 3.69% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 6.92% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 11
Average salary £34,500 £28,636 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.47% +4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £24,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,793 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
500 390 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 64.10% 53.35% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 438 339 335
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -16 18 £34,500 +20.47% 5
Durham +13 5 £30,000 -27.71%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (37.21%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) C++
3 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Open Source
4 13 (30.23%) Oracle
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
5 12 (27.91%) C#
5 12 (27.91%) Ruby
5 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
6 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) Web Development
7 10 (23.26%) HTML
7 10 (23.26%) MySQL
7 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
8 9 (20.93%) HTML5
8 9 (20.93%) Scrum
9 8 (18.60%) CSS
9 8 (18.60%) .NET
10 7 (16.28%) Business Objects
10 7 (16.28%) OO
10 7 (16.28%) Cognos
10 7 (16.28%) SAS
10 7 (16.28%) SPSS
10 7 (16.28%) IBM
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (16.28%) Teradata
10 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (16.28%) Games

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (16.28%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 1 (2.33%) IPv4
2 1 (2.33%) IPv6
2 1 (2.33%) IPsec
2 1 (2.33%) SSH
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) xDSL
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) MPLS
2 1 (2.33%) OSPF
2 1 (2.33%) BGP
2 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.33%) L2TP
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
2 10 (23.26%) MySQL
3 7 (16.28%) QlikView
3 7 (16.28%) Pentaho
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Subversion
1 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (16.28%) Games
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Programmer
2 7 (16.28%) SAS BI Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.65%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.65%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) HTML5
3 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 8 (18.60%) CSS
4 7 (16.28%) Django
4 7 (16.28%) REST
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.30%) JSON
6 4 (9.30%) CSS3
7 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (6.98%) RESTful
7 3 (6.98%) J2EE
8 2 (4.65%) Spring
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
8 2 (4.65%) XML
9 1 (2.33%) XSD
9 1 (2.33%) XHTML
9 1 (2.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Open Source
2 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.98%) Kinect
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) RIA
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.58%) Web Development
2 9 (20.93%) Scrum
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) OO
3 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analytics
3 7 (16.28%) Analytics
4 6 (13.95%) MVC
4 6 (13.95%) TDD
5 5 (11.63%) OOP
5 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
5 5 (11.63%) MVVM
6 4 (9.30%) BDD
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.98%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) C++
4 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 12 (27.91%) C#
5 7 (16.28%) R
6 5 (11.63%) PHP
7 4 (9.30%) Perl
7 4 (9.30%) Scala
8 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.65%) C
10 1 (2.33%) SQL
10 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) CCIE
2 1 (2.33%) CCSP
2 1 (2.33%) CCNP
2 1 (2.33%) CCIP
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) Cacti
3 1 (2.33%) logstash
3 1 (2.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Business Objects
2 7 (16.28%) Cognos
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Teradata
2 7 (16.28%) Tableau
2 7 (16.28%) Cloudera
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Percona
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
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