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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 54 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.75% 0.56% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 1.02% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £26,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
311 196 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.10% 54.44% 51.84%
Number of salaries quoted 284 173 242
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
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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 - 12 £41,250 - 2
Gateshead -17 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 34 (72.34%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 23 (48.94%) Ruby
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (40.43%) HTML
5 17 (36.17%) Scrum
5 17 (36.17%) HTML5
6 16 (34.04%) TDD
7 15 (31.91%) Django
7 15 (31.91%) Open Source
8 14 (29.79%) Mentoring
8 14 (29.79%) C++
8 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
8 14 (29.79%) Scala
8 14 (29.79%) Web Development
9 13 (27.66%) Selenium
10 12 (25.53%) QA
10 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
10 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (25.53%) RESTful
10 12 (25.53%) Puppet
11 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
11 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
11 11 (23.40%) Confluence
11 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
11 11 (23.40%) JSON
11 11 (23.40%) JIRA
11 11 (23.40%) Kanban
11 11 (23.40%) Spring
12 10 (21.28%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 11 (23.40%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) PPP
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
1 1 (2.13%) IPv4
1 1 (2.13%) IPv6
1 1 (2.13%) MPLS
1 1 (2.13%) OSPF
1 1 (2.13%) BGP
1 1 (2.13%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.13%) L2TP
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) IPsec
1 1 (2.13%) xDSL
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
1 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
1 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Selenium
2 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.40%) JIRA
4 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Subversion
6 1 (2.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.13%) TestNG
6 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (17.02%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Architect
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.02%) Quality Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) QA Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Quality Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.26%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) HTML
2 17 (36.17%) HTML5
3 15 (31.91%) Django
4 12 (25.53%) RESTful
5 11 (23.40%) JSON
5 11 (23.40%) Spring
6 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.26%) Ember.js
8 2 (4.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) .NET
8 2 (4.26%) XML
8 2 (4.26%) jQuery
8 2 (4.26%) SproutCore
9 1 (2.13%) REST
9 1 (2.13%) Ajax
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.13%) XSLT
9 1 (2.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Open Source
2 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (8.51%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) Kinect
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Scrum
3 16 (34.04%) TDD
4 14 (29.79%) Web Development
4 14 (29.79%) Mentoring
5 11 (23.40%) Kanban
6 8 (17.02%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) OO
7 6 (12.77%) DevOps
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
8 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.26%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.26%) 3D Visualisation
10 2 (4.26%) System Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) Ruby
3 14 (29.79%) Scala
3 14 (29.79%) C++
3 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) C#
4 8 (17.02%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) C
5 7 (14.89%) Perl
6 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.13%) Jython
9 1 (2.13%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) CCIE
2 1 (2.13%) CCSP
2 1 (2.13%) CCNP
2 1 (2.13%) CCIP
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
2 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
3 8 (17.02%) TickIT
3 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (17.02%) PCI DSS
4 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
1 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Sencha
2 1 (2.13%) F5
2 1 (2.13%) Percona
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago