Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.18% 0.75% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 1.64% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Durham median annual salary £27,500 £35,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +2.14% -36.36%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,525 £29,300
90th Percentile £36,250 £49,575 £48,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% +4.48%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 178 122 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 52.35% 46.04% 55.98%
Number of salaries quoted 160 116 199
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £34,356 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -14.11% +21.21%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,625 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Durham

Python
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Durham.

Salary trend for Python in Durham

Python
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Durham region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £22,500 -
Hartlepool - 2 £32,500 - 1
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Python.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (50.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) Economics
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Power BI
1 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Economics
1 2 (50.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau