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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 41 27 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.93% 6.73% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 13.39% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 5
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
381 254 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.64% 50.30% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 264 216 263
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 22 August 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 August 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 -20 19 £33,500 -23.86% 5
North Shields - 6 £27,500 -
South Shields - 6 £27,500 -
Sunderland - 6 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 6 £27,500 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (71.15%) Java
2 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) Ruby
3 23 (44.23%) C#
4 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 22 (42.31%) CSS
5 21 (40.38%) Jenkins
6 19 (36.54%) JUnit
6 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (36.54%) Scala
6 19 (36.54%) Open Source
7 18 (34.62%) Automated Testing
7 18 (34.62%) Finance
8 17 (32.69%) REST
9 16 (30.77%) MySQL
9 16 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (28.85%) Google
10 15 (28.85%) Django
10 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (28.85%) Play Framework
10 15 (28.85%) Guice
11 14 (26.92%) HTML5
11 14 (26.92%) Ajax
11 14 (26.92%) Spring
12 13 (25.00%) Scrum
12 13 (25.00%) HTTP
13 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
13 12 (23.08%) Subversion
13 12 (23.08%) Degree
13 12 (23.08%) JSON

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.85%) Moodle
1 2 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Jenkins
2 19 (36.54%) JUnit
3 12 (23.08%) Subversion
3 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 10 (19.23%) Selenium
5 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.77%) Hudson
6 3 (5.77%) RSpec
6 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.85%) Ant
7 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.85%) Maven
7 2 (3.85%) TestNG
8 1 (1.92%) VTune
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Administrator
3 6 (11.54%) Programmer
4 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Web Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Support
6 2 (3.85%) Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) HTML
1 22 (42.31%) CSS
2 17 (32.69%) REST
3 16 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (28.85%) Django
4 15 (28.85%) Play Framework
4 15 (28.85%) Guice
5 14 (26.92%) HTML5
5 14 (26.92%) Ajax
5 14 (26.92%) Spring
6 12 (23.08%) JSON
6 12 (23.08%) CSS3
7 10 (19.23%) RESTful
8 7 (13.46%) SOAP
9 4 (7.69%) Backbone.js
10 3 (5.77%) Sensu
10 3 (5.77%) DirectX
10 3 (5.77%) .NET
10 3 (5.77%) XHTML
10 3 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Open Source
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 6 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.85%) Physics
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.92%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) CentOS
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Fedora
4 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) SUSE
4 1 (1.92%) Debian
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Automated Testing
3 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
5 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 9 (17.31%) OWASP
7 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (17.31%) Web Development
7 9 (17.31%) Web Design
7 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
8 7 (13.46%) DevOps
8 7 (13.46%) TDD
9 6 (11.54%) OO
10 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.62%) MVC
11 4 (7.69%) Web Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Product Management
11 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 25 (48.08%) Ruby
3 23 (44.23%) C#
4 19 (36.54%) Scala
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
6 9 (17.31%) PHP
7 8 (15.38%) C
7 8 (15.38%) C++
8 7 (13.46%) Perl
9 3 (5.77%) SQL
10 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.92%) HLSL
11 1 (1.92%) Jython
11 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
2 6 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) TickIT
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.62%) Nagios
4 3 (5.77%) collectd
4 3 (5.77%) Ganglia
5 2 (3.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Google
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Blackboard
4 2 (3.85%) Sencha
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35, 000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago