The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 48 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Python 27 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.65% 1.59% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.84% 3.21% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 11
Average salary £28,636 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.13% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,793 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 374 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.38% 49.60% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 344 335 311
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +19 26 £28,636 +14.54% 2
Durham -16 1 £41,500 +26.71% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 23 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Ruby
3 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 20 (64.52%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (61.29%) Open Source
4 19 (61.29%) REST
5 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
5 18 (58.06%) Scala
5 18 (58.06%) Ruby on Rails
5 18 (58.06%) Finance
6 17 (54.84%) JUnit
7 16 (51.61%) Automated Testing
8 15 (48.39%) Google
8 15 (48.39%) Ajax
8 15 (48.39%) Django
8 15 (48.39%) Guice
8 15 (48.39%) Play Framework
9 14 (45.16%) Spring
9 14 (45.16%) C#
10 13 (41.94%) Scrum
10 13 (41.94%) JSON
11 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
11 12 (38.71%) CSS3
11 12 (38.71%) HTML5
11 12 (38.71%) Subversion
11 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
11 12 (38.71%) Linux
11 12 (38.71%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (3.23%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (54.84%) JUnit
3 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
3 12 (38.71%) Subversion
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
5 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.68%) RSpec
5 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.45%) Maven
7 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
1 20 (64.52%) CSS
2 19 (61.29%) REST
3 18 (58.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (48.39%) Ajax
4 15 (48.39%) Django
4 15 (48.39%) Guice
4 15 (48.39%) Play Framework
5 14 (45.16%) Spring
6 13 (41.94%) JSON
7 12 (38.71%) CSS3
7 12 (38.71%) HTML5
8 9 (29.03%) RESTful
9 8 (25.81%) SOAP
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
10 3 (9.68%) XML
11 2 (6.45%) .NET
11 2 (6.45%) XHTML
12 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
12 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Web 2.0
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Automated Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
5 9 (29.03%) Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) OWASP
5 9 (29.03%) Web Development
6 6 (19.35%) OO
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
8 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (9.68%) Kanban
8 3 (9.68%) Network Design
8 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Ruby
3 18 (58.06%) Scala
4 14 (45.16%) C#
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 6 (19.35%) C++
7 5 (16.13%) PHP
8 4 (12.90%) Perl
9 3 (9.68%) C
9 3 (9.68%) VB
9 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
10 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++
10 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
11 1 (3.23%) SQL
11 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) collectd
2 3 (9.68%) Ganglia
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Blackboard
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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Gem Partnership
Salary: Salary - Negotiable depending on personal circumstances and experience
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