The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 37 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 34 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.14% 2.79% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.67% 5.93% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 16
Average salary £35,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.22% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,553 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
392 236 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 59.30% 47.01% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 308 206 244
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Python
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Tyne and Wear region.

Python Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Python
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Python
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
(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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 31 £45,000 +1.12% 10
North Shields - 6 £27,500 -
South Shields - 6 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 6 £27,500 -
Sunderland - 3 £27,500 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 40 (78.43%) Java
2 26 (50.98%) Linux
3 19 (37.25%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) Ruby
5 17 (33.33%) C++
6 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 14 (27.45%) HTML5
8 13 (25.49%) Selenium
8 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
8 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.49%) MySQL
9 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (23.53%) Degree
9 12 (23.53%) QA
9 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
10 11 (21.57%) Puppet
10 11 (21.57%) Bash Shell
10 11 (21.57%) C#
11 10 (19.61%) C
11 10 (19.61%) PHP
11 10 (19.61%) CSS
11 10 (19.61%) Django
11 10 (19.61%) Web Development
11 10 (19.61%) RESTful
11 10 (19.61%) Scala
11 10 (19.61%) TDD
11 10 (19.61%) Scrum
11 10 (19.61%) Spring
11 10 (19.61%) Open Source

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) Moodle
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) FTP
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) MySQL
2 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
4 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Selenium
2 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 9 (17.65%) JIRA
4 4 (7.84%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) Hudson
6 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.92%) TestNG
7 1 (1.96%) Maven
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.96%) VTune
General
1 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Software Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) QA Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Administrator
4 8 (15.69%) Quality Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Software Quality Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) HTML
2 14 (27.45%) HTML5
3 10 (19.61%) CSS
3 10 (19.61%) Django
3 10 (19.61%) RESTful
3 10 (19.61%) Spring
4 9 (17.65%) JSON
5 5 (9.80%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.88%) DirectX
6 3 (5.88%) SOAP
6 3 (5.88%) XML
6 3 (5.88%) SproutCore
6 3 (5.88%) Ember.js
7 2 (3.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (3.92%) REST
7 2 (3.92%) .NET
7 2 (3.92%) Flash
7 2 (3.92%) XHTML
7 2 (3.92%) Ajax
8 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
3 10 (19.61%) Open Source
4 8 (15.69%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (15.69%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (15.69%) Algorithms
5 7 (13.73%) Replication
6 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Fedora
4 1 (1.96%) SUSE
4 1 (1.96%) Debian
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Web Development
2 10 (19.61%) TDD
2 10 (19.61%) Scrum
2 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.65%) Kanban
4 8 (15.69%) Mobile Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.80%) OO
7 4 (7.84%) MVC
7 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.88%) OOP
8 3 (5.88%) Product Management
8 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.92%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) Ruby
3 17 (33.33%) C++
4 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.57%) Bash Shell
5 11 (21.57%) C#
6 10 (19.61%) C
6 10 (19.61%) PHP
6 10 (19.61%) Scala
7 9 (17.65%) Perl
8 5 (9.80%) SQL
9 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) Jython
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.96%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) QA
2 8 (15.69%) TickIT
2 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 8 (15.69%) ISO 9001
2 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.69%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) KVM
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
2 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.92%) Nagios
3 2 (3.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
1 3 (5.88%) Sencha
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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