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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 48 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Python 27 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.48% 0.62% 4.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 1.18% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 17
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £42,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
359 254 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 59.54% 52.37% 59.44%
Number of salaries quoted 322 219 252
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,102 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +10 23 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Sunderland - 2 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 39 (73.58%) Java
2 27 (50.94%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) HTML
3 20 (37.74%) Ruby
4 18 (33.96%) C++
5 16 (30.19%) HTML5
6 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
6 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (24.53%) Mathematics
7 13 (24.53%) Degree
7 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (24.53%) MySQL
8 12 (22.64%) C#
8 12 (22.64%) QA
8 12 (22.64%) Selenium
8 12 (22.64%) Puppet
9 11 (20.75%) MongoDB
9 11 (20.75%) Open Source
9 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
9 11 (20.75%) Web Development
9 11 (20.75%) Scrum
9 11 (20.75%) TDD
9 11 (20.75%) C
9 11 (20.75%) PHP
9 11 (20.75%) CSS
10 10 (18.87%) Django
10 10 (18.87%) Spring
10 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
10 10 (18.87%) RESTful

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 9 (16.98%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
2 11 (20.75%) MongoDB
3 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Selenium
2 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.98%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) JUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.77%) TestNG
5 2 (3.77%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.89%) VTune
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
General
1 8 (15.09%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.87%) Administrator
4 9 (16.98%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (16.98%) Architect
5 8 (15.09%) Quality Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) QA Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Software Quality Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Programmer
8 3 (5.66%) Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Linux Support
9 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Development Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) HTML
2 16 (30.19%) HTML5
3 11 (20.75%) CSS
4 10 (18.87%) Spring
4 10 (18.87%) Django
4 10 (18.87%) RESTful
5 9 (16.98%) JSON
6 5 (9.43%) Backbone.js
7 3 (5.66%) Ember.js
7 3 (5.66%) SproutCore
7 3 (5.66%) DirectX
7 3 (5.66%) SOAP
7 3 (5.66%) XML
7 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 2 (3.77%) Flash
8 2 (3.77%) XHTML
8 2 (3.77%) jQuery
8 2 (3.77%) Ajax
8 2 (3.77%) REST
8 2 (3.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
2 13 (24.53%) Mathematics
3 11 (20.75%) Open Source
4 8 (15.09%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (15.09%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
5 7 (13.21%) Replication
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.77%) Physics
8 1 (1.89%) RIA
8 1 (1.89%) User Experience
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) TDD
2 11 (20.75%) Web Development
2 11 (20.75%) Scrum
3 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.98%) Kanban
5 8 (15.09%) Mobile Commerce
6 7 (13.21%) OO
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) OOP
8 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.66%) Product Management
8 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) Ruby
3 18 (33.96%) C++
4 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.64%) C#
6 11 (20.75%) C
6 11 (20.75%) PHP
7 10 (18.87%) Scala
7 10 (18.87%) Bash Shell
8 9 (16.98%) Perl
9 5 (9.43%) SQL
10 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.77%) Jython
11 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.89%) HLSL
11 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
2 9 (16.98%) ISO 9001
3 8 (15.09%) TickIT
3 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (15.09%) PCI DSS
4 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Puppet
2 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.66%) Nagios
4 2 (3.77%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.89%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
1 3 (5.66%) Sencha
2 2 (3.77%) VMware
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.89%) Percona
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