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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 45 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.70% 5.26% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 9.93% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 13
Average salary £27,500 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.41% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 272 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.33% 53.02% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 272 233 253
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 24 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 24 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 12 £34,500 -20.23% 10
Sunderland - 4 £27,500 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 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 27 (65.85%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) Ruby
3 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) C#
4 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (46.34%) Open Source
4 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
5 18 (43.90%) Scala
5 18 (43.90%) Finance
5 18 (43.90%) HTML
5 18 (43.90%) JUnit
5 18 (43.90%) CSS
6 16 (39.02%) Automated Testing
6 16 (39.02%) REST
7 15 (36.59%) Play Framework
7 15 (36.59%) Spring
7 15 (36.59%) Google
7 15 (36.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (36.59%) Guice
7 15 (36.59%) Django
7 15 (36.59%) MySQL
8 13 (31.71%) Scrum
8 13 (31.71%) JSON
9 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
9 12 (29.27%) Ajax
9 12 (29.27%) Subversion
9 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
9 12 (29.27%) HTTP
9 12 (29.27%) CSS3

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (4.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
2 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
2 18 (43.90%) JUnit
3 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 12 (29.27%) Subversion
4 7 (17.07%) Selenium
5 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.32%) RSpec
5 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
5 3 (7.32%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) Ant
7 1 (2.44%) VTune
7 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Programmer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Web Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Support
5 2 (4.88%) Junior
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
1 18 (43.90%) CSS
2 16 (39.02%) REST
3 15 (36.59%) Play Framework
3 15 (36.59%) Spring
3 15 (36.59%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (36.59%) Guice
3 15 (36.59%) Django
4 13 (31.71%) JSON
5 12 (29.27%) Ajax
5 12 (29.27%) CSS3
5 12 (29.27%) HTML5
6 9 (21.95%) RESTful
7 6 (14.63%) SOAP
8 4 (9.76%) XML
9 3 (7.32%) Sensu
9 3 (7.32%) DirectX
9 3 (7.32%) .NET
9 3 (7.32%) Web Services
9 3 (7.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Open Source
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.44%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) CentOS
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.44%) Fedora
3 1 (2.44%) SUSE
3 1 (2.44%) Debian
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Automated Testing
3 13 (31.71%) Scrum
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
5 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (21.95%) Web Design
5 9 (21.95%) OWASP
5 9 (21.95%) Web Development
6 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
9 4 (9.76%) Web Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.32%) User Stories
10 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) Ruby
3 19 (46.34%) C#
4 18 (43.90%) Scala
5 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.20%) C++
7 4 (9.76%) C
7 4 (9.76%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) HLSL
9 1 (2.44%) Jython
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.20%) Nagios
4 3 (7.32%) collectd
4 3 (7.32%) Ganglia
5 2 (4.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Google
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Blackboard
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss
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