The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 41 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 22 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.46% 6.10% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 11.90% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 12
Average salary £27,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 269 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 54.33% 51.24% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 257 232 257
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
North East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -16 17 £30,500 -30.68% 15
Sunderland - 4 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 3 £27,500 -
North Shields - 3 £27,500 -
South Shields - 3 £27,500 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (67.39%) Java
2 23 (50.00%) Ruby
3 22 (47.83%) C#
3 22 (47.83%) Linux
4 21 (45.65%) CSS
4 21 (45.65%) HTML
5 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
6 19 (41.30%) Scala
6 19 (41.30%) Open Source
6 19 (41.30%) JUnit
6 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (39.13%) Finance
8 17 (36.96%) Automated Testing
8 17 (36.96%) REST
9 16 (34.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (32.61%) Django
10 15 (32.61%) Guice
10 15 (32.61%) Spring
10 15 (32.61%) Google
10 15 (32.61%) MySQL
10 15 (32.61%) Play Framework
11 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (28.26%) JSON
12 13 (28.26%) Ajax
12 13 (28.26%) Scrum
12 13 (28.26%) HTML5
13 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
13 12 (26.09%) CSS3
13 12 (26.09%) HTTP
13 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (4.35%) Moodle
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 19 (41.30%) JUnit
3 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (26.09%) Subversion
4 8 (17.39%) Selenium
5 3 (6.52%) RSpec
5 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.52%) Maven
6 2 (4.35%) Ant
6 2 (4.35%) Hudson
7 1 (2.17%) VTune
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.17%) TestNG
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Programmer
2 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) CSS
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 17 (36.96%) REST
3 16 (34.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (32.61%) Django
4 15 (32.61%) Guice
4 15 (32.61%) Spring
4 15 (32.61%) Play Framework
5 13 (28.26%) JSON
5 13 (28.26%) Ajax
5 13 (28.26%) HTML5
6 12 (26.09%) CSS3
7 10 (21.74%) RESTful
8 7 (15.22%) SOAP
9 4 (8.70%) XML
10 3 (6.52%) Sensu
10 3 (6.52%) DirectX
10 3 (6.52%) XHTML
10 3 (6.52%) .NET
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Open Source
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.70%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
2 2 (4.35%) CentOS
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Fedora
3 1 (2.17%) SUSE
3 1 (2.17%) Debian
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Automated Testing
3 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.26%) Scrum
5 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
6 9 (19.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (19.57%) Web Development
6 9 (19.57%) OWASP
6 9 (19.57%) Web Design
7 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
8 7 (15.22%) TDD
9 5 (10.87%) DevOps
10 4 (8.70%) OO
10 4 (8.70%) MVC
10 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
10 4 (8.70%) Web Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Product Management
11 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
2 23 (50.00%) Ruby
3 22 (47.83%) C#
4 19 (41.30%) Scala
5 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.22%) PHP
7 6 (13.04%) C++
8 5 (10.87%) C
9 4 (8.70%) Perl
10 3 (6.52%) SQL
11 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (2.17%) HLSL
12 1 (2.17%) Jython
12 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.87%) Nagios
4 3 (6.52%) Ganglia
4 3 (6.52%) collectd
5 2 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Google
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Blackboard
5 1 (2.17%) Sencha
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
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