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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 42 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.89% 5.39% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.74% 11.02% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 8
Average salary £27,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.20% +11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
371 245 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.70% 48.90% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 266 211 249
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -9 22 £37,500 -15.73% 6
North Shields - 6 £27,500 -
South Shields - 6 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 6 £27,500 -
Sunderland - 3 £27,500 -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (75.00%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) Linux
3 23 (44.23%) Ruby
4 20 (38.46%) HTML
5 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (34.62%) C#
6 18 (34.62%) Jenkins
7 17 (32.69%) CSS
8 16 (30.77%) MySQL
8 16 (30.77%) Scala
8 16 (30.77%) Open Source
9 14 (26.92%) HTML5
9 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 14 (26.92%) JUnit
10 13 (25.00%) Spring
10 13 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 13 (25.00%) Django
11 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 12 (23.08%) Scrum
11 12 (23.08%) C++
11 12 (23.08%) Finance
11 12 (23.08%) REST
12 11 (21.15%) QA
12 11 (21.15%) Degree
12 11 (21.15%) JSON
12 11 (21.15%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (21.15%) Selenium
12 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (19.23%) Google
13 10 (19.23%) Mathematics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (5.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) Node.js
2 2 (3.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 14 (26.92%) JUnit
3 11 (21.15%) Selenium
4 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.38%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.77%) Hudson
6 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.85%) Ant
6 2 (3.85%) Maven
6 2 (3.85%) RSpec
6 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.85%) TestNG
7 1 (1.92%) VTune
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Software Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (17.31%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Programmer
4 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 6 (11.54%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Quality Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Software Quality Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) HTML
2 17 (32.69%) CSS
3 14 (26.92%) HTML5
4 13 (25.00%) Spring
4 13 (25.00%) Django
5 12 (23.08%) REST
6 11 (21.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (21.15%) JSON
7 10 (19.23%) Ajax
7 10 (19.23%) Guice
7 10 (19.23%) RESTful
7 10 (19.23%) Play Framework
8 8 (15.38%) CSS3
9 6 (11.54%) SOAP
10 4 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 3 (5.77%) DirectX
11 3 (5.77%) XML
12 2 (3.85%) Flash
12 2 (3.85%) XHTML
12 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Open Source
2 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
4 7 (13.46%) Replication
5 6 (11.54%) User Experience
6 5 (9.62%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (9.62%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (3.85%) Physics
7 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.92%) VLE
8 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) 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%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) SUSE
4 1 (1.92%) Debian
4 1 (1.92%) Fedora
4 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
3 13 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (23.08%) Scrum
5 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (19.23%) Line Management
7 9 (17.31%) Web Development
8 8 (15.38%) TDD
8 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 8 (15.38%) DevOps
8 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 6 (11.54%) Web Design
9 6 (11.54%) OO
9 6 (11.54%) OWASP
9 6 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (9.62%) Mobile Commerce
10 5 (9.62%) Kanban
11 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) Ruby
3 18 (34.62%) C#
4 16 (30.77%) Scala
5 12 (23.08%) C++
6 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
7 9 (17.31%) C
8 8 (15.38%) PHP
9 7 (13.46%) Perl
10 4 (7.69%) SQL
11 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.85%) Jython
12 1 (1.92%) HLSL
12 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
3 5 (9.62%) TickIT
3 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.85%) KVM
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Puppet
2 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.69%) Nagios
4 2 (3.85%) Ganglia
4 2 (3.85%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.85%) collectd
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Google
2 5 (9.62%) 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
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