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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 54 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.22% 3.10% 4.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.73% 4.75% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 24
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £28,636
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +20.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £46,388
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
342 400 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.75% 65.36% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 341 286
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +3 21 £40,000 +24.03% 4
Gateshead +3 2 £31,750 -20.62%
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (44.19%) PHP
2 18 (41.86%) MySQL
3 16 (37.21%) C
4 14 (32.56%) Linux
5 13 (30.23%) OO
6 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.91%) Ruby
7 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.26%) C++
8 10 (23.26%) Java
8 10 (23.26%) Marketing
9 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
10 8 (18.60%) C#
11 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
11 7 (16.28%) Open Source
11 7 (16.28%) Big Data
12 6 (13.95%) Redis
12 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (13.95%) nginx
12 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (13.95%) Degree
13 5 (11.63%) Advertising
13 5 (11.63%) Migration
13 5 (11.63%) Perl
13 5 (11.63%) SQL
13 5 (11.63%) Unix
13 5 (11.63%) Web Development
13 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
13 5 (11.63%) CentOS
13 5 (11.63%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (13.95%) nginx
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
2 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) GitHub
3 2 (4.65%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (4.65%) Linode
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) BGP
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) IPsec
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
1 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data
3 6 (13.95%) Redis
4 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
5 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.65%) DataStage
6 2 (4.65%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.33%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.33%) Riak
7 1 (2.33%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) GitLab
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (23.26%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 4 (9.30%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Games
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Programmer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) C Developer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Operations Manager
6 4 (9.30%) PHP Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior C Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Tools Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Python Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
2 4 (9.30%) Django
2 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (6.98%) CSS3
3 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 3 (6.98%) jQuery
3 3 (6.98%) JSON
3 3 (6.98%) Regular Expression
3 3 (6.98%) RESTful
3 3 (6.98%) SOAP
4 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.65%) LAMP
4 2 (4.65%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
3 4 (9.30%) Kinect
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.30%) Oculus Rift
3 4 (9.30%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.65%) Physics
5 2 (4.65%) Social Network
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) CentOS
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Android
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) OO
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.28%) Open Source
5 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) Online Marketing
5 5 (11.63%) Web Development
6 4 (9.30%) 3D Visualisation
6 4 (9.30%) Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.30%) Workflow
7 3 (6.98%) Machine Learning
7 3 (6.98%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) UML
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps
8 2 (4.65%) ETL
8 2 (4.65%) Kanban
8 2 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) PHP
2 16 (37.21%) C
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 10 (23.26%) C++
5 10 (23.26%) Java
6 8 (18.60%) C#
7 5 (11.63%) Perl
7 5 (11.63%) SQL
8 2 (4.65%) Jython
8 2 (4.65%) R
9 1 (2.33%) Lua
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VirtualBox
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.30%) Xen
2 1 (2.33%) Gluster
2 1 (2.33%) LXC
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.63%) Ansible
2 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) ZABBIX
3 4 (9.30%) Nagios
3 4 (9.30%) OpenNMS
3 4 (9.30%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.33%) Graphite
4 1 (2.33%) Graylog
4 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.33%) Icinga
4 1 (2.33%) logstash
4 1 (2.33%) Salt
4 1 (2.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
1 4 (9.30%) SaltStack
1 4 (9.30%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Apigee
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Mashery
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Tableau
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata
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