Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 71 59
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 48 47 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.53% 3.10% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.45% 6.04% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 47
North East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% +4.48%
10th Percentile £26,875 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 644 778 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.32% 51.39% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 584 672 790
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,413 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Python as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Python in the North East

Python
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in the North East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Tyne and Wear +7 32 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Northumberland 0 10 £40,000 -
Durham -9 5 £25,000 -30.07% 2
Python
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North East region with a requirement for Python.

1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) PHP
4 17 (35.42%) HTML
4 17 (35.42%) Linux
5 15 (31.25%) Ruby
5 15 (31.25%) DevOps
6 14 (29.17%) Advertising
6 14 (29.17%) CSS
7 13 (27.08%) Django
8 12 (25.00%) Degree
8 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (22.92%) Perl
9 11 (22.92%) Windows
9 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (22.92%) HTML5
10 9 (18.75%) JIRA
10 9 (18.75%) Node.js
11 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 7 (14.58%) Automotive
12 7 (14.58%) C++
12 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.58%) Go
12 7 (14.58%) Docker
13 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (12.50%) CSS3
13 6 (12.50%) Puppet

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 3 (6.25%) IIS
1 3 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Documentum
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) Datadog
5 1 (2.08%) IaaS
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) Big Data
5 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.17%) Power BI
5 2 (4.17%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) JIRA
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.25%) Hudson
5 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.08%) Xdebug
General
1 14 (29.17%) Advertising
2 7 (14.58%) Automotive
3 5 (10.42%) Finance
4 3 (6.25%) Games
5 2 (4.17%) Electronics
5 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Python Developer
3 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.25%) Graduate
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.17%) DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 13 (27.08%) Django
4 11 (22.92%) HTML5
5 9 (18.75%) Node.js
6 6 (12.50%) CSS3
7 5 (10.42%) .NET
8 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.33%) jQuery
8 4 (8.33%) Laravel
8 4 (8.33%) SOAP
8 4 (8.33%) Spring
9 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.25%) Symfony
9 3 (6.25%) XML
10 2 (4.17%) LAMP
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (4.17%) REST
10 2 (4.17%) Web Services
11 1 (2.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) DevOps
2 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) Web Development
5 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (6.25%) ETL
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL
6 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning
6 3 (6.25%) OO
6 3 (6.25%) Physics
6 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Statistics
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) PHP
4 15 (31.25%) Ruby
5 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.92%) Perl
7 7 (14.58%) C++
7 7 (14.58%) Go
8 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
8 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
8 5 (10.42%) R
9 4 (8.33%) C#
10 3 (6.25%) C
10 3 (6.25%) Tcl
10 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
11 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (12.50%) Puppet
1 6 (12.50%) Terraform
2 4 (8.33%) Ansible
2 4 (8.33%) Nagios
2 4 (8.33%) Packer
3 3 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Tableau
3 4 (8.33%) Splunk
3 4 (8.33%) Zend
4 3 (6.25%) Alteryx
4 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Capita
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) New Relic
6 1 (2.08%) Pega