Period
to 25 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 36 39
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Python 63 72 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 9.13% 6.46% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.69% 13.19% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 83
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,930 £60,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 429 546 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 62.17% 49.01% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 376 386 595
Median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the North East

Python
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in the North East.

Salary trend for Python in the North East

Python
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the North East over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Python in the North East

Python
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 October 2020. 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
Tyne and Wear +14 59 £45,000 - 13
Durham +10 2 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Northumberland 0 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Python
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Python.

1 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 28 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 21 (33.33%) Node.js
3 19 (30.16%) DevOps
4 18 (28.57%) AWS
4 18 (28.57%) C#
5 15 (23.81%) HTML
6 14 (22.22%) SaaS
7 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
7 13 (20.63%) NoSQL
7 13 (20.63%) Machine Learning
8 12 (19.05%) Linux
9 11 (17.46%) TDD
9 11 (17.46%) Java
9 11 (17.46%) Azure
9 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
9 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (17.46%) Ansible
10 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
10 10 (15.87%) Web Development
10 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.29%) C++
11 9 (14.29%) HTML5
11 9 (14.29%) Microservices
11 9 (14.29%) Terraform
11 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (12.70%) Data Science
12 8 (12.70%) Big Data
12 8 (12.70%) High Availability
12 8 (12.70%) PaaS

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) nginx
2 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) AWS
2 14 (22.22%) SaaS
3 11 (17.46%) Azure
4 8 (12.70%) PaaS
5 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.35%) Datadog
6 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.76%) GCP
7 2 (3.17%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (3.17%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (3.17%) GitHub
7 2 (3.17%) Serverless
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.59%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (1.59%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
1 13 (20.63%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.70%) Big Data
3 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.11%) Redis
4 5 (7.94%) BigQuery
4 5 (7.94%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) QlikView
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) Tableau
6 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.59%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) Subversion
4 3 (4.76%) Babel
4 3 (4.76%) GitLab
4 3 (4.76%) webpack
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.59%) Appium
6 1 (1.59%) Calabash
6 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.59%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.59%) Gatling
6 1 (1.59%) JBehave
6 1 (1.59%) JMeter
6 1 (1.59%) JUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (11.11%) Automotive
2 4 (6.35%) Games
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Python Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Associate Director
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Director
8 4 (6.35%) Data Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Machine Learning Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Python Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) Node.js
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) HTML5
4 6 (9.52%) React Native
4 6 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (7.94%) CSS
5 5 (7.94%) REST
6 3 (4.76%) Laravel
6 3 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (4.76%) NumPy
6 3 (4.76%) Pandas
6 3 (4.76%) React
6 3 (4.76%) Redux
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Flex
7 2 (3.17%) Django
7 2 (3.17%) Express
7 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.17%) Sass
7 2 (3.17%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) Blog
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Life Science
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 19 (30.16%) DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Machine Learning
4 11 (17.46%) TDD
5 10 (15.87%) Web Development
6 9 (14.29%) Microservices
6 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.70%) Data Science
7 8 (12.70%) High Availability
8 6 (9.52%) Decision-Making
8 6 (9.52%) Line Management
9 4 (6.35%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Deep Learning
9 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
9 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) Statistical Inference
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 18 (28.57%) C#
3 11 (17.46%) Java
4 9 (14.29%) C++
5 8 (12.70%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.52%) PHP
8 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.35%) R
9 3 (4.76%) Scala
9 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.17%) Lua
11 1 (1.59%) ES6
11 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Ansible
2 9 (14.29%) Terraform
3 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 4 (6.35%) Grafana
5 2 (3.17%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.59%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) NVIDIA
3 4 (6.35%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.17%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Databricks