Period
to 15 January 2018

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 15 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 45 63
Rank change year-on-year -23 +18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 49 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.19% 4.84% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 9.50% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 48 61 45
North East median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £60,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +10.00%

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 759 674 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.48% 51.02% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 682 574 691
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.11% +2.91%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £50,950 £52,500
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 15 January 2018.

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 15 January 2018. 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 -17 39 £38,750 +15.67% 8
Northumberland +1 7 £40,000 -
Durham -12 3 £32,500 +51.16%
Python
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 28 (57.14%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) Linux
3 23 (46.94%) PHP
4 20 (40.82%) SQL
5 17 (34.69%) DevOps
6 14 (28.57%) Ruby
6 14 (28.57%) Django
7 13 (26.53%) Degree
7 13 (26.53%) Advertising
7 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.41%) Perl
9 10 (20.41%) C++
9 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
9 10 (20.41%) Puppet
9 10 (20.41%) Docker
10 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (18.37%) Kubernetes
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) HTML
10 9 (18.37%) CSS
11 8 (16.33%) JIRA
11 8 (16.33%) Terraform
11 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
11 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (14.29%) HTML5
12 7 (14.29%) Ansible
12 7 (14.29%) MySQL
13 6 (12.24%) Automotive

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 (6.12%) nginx
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) Documentum
3 1 (2.04%) MTS
3 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (12.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (8.16%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.04%) Boomi
5 1 (2.04%) Datadog
5 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) VPN
3 2 (4.08%) SMS
4 1 (2.04%) BGP
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) IPsec
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.04%) SSH
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) Redis
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
1 8 (16.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (8.16%) Hudson
2 4 (8.16%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) LabVIEW
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (26.53%) Advertising
2 6 (12.24%) Automotive
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Electronics
4 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Python Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate Software Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Django
2 9 (18.37%) CSS
2 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) HTML5
4 5 (10.20%) REST
5 4 (8.16%) Laravel
5 4 (8.16%) Node.js
5 4 (8.16%) SOAP
5 4 (8.16%) Spring
6 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.12%) CSS3
6 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.12%) jQuery
6 3 (6.12%) Symfony
7 2 (4.08%) LAMP
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (4.08%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) JSP
8 1 (2.04%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.04%) Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) DevOps
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.24%) SDLC
4 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.20%) Web Development
6 4 (8.16%) MVC
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) Physics
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
7 3 (6.12%) Lean Manufacturing
7 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.08%) Case Management
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) PHP
3 20 (40.82%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) Ruby
5 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.41%) C++
6 10 (20.41%) Perl
7 5 (10.20%) Go
8 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.16%) C
9 3 (6.12%) C#
9 3 (6.12%) Tcl
9 3 (6.12%) VB
10 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.08%) R
11 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.04%) Gluster
3 1 (2.04%) LXC
3 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Puppet
2 9 (18.37%) Kubernetes
2 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.33%) Terraform
4 7 (14.29%) Ansible
5 5 (10.20%) Packer
6 4 (8.16%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
7 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (4.08%) Salt
8 1 (2.04%) Graphite
8 1 (2.04%) Graylog
8 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.04%) Icinga
8 1 (2.04%) logstash
8 1 (2.04%) Nagios
8 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Alteryx
1 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
1 3 (6.12%) Tableau
1 3 (6.12%) Zend
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Capita
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.04%) New Relic
3 1 (2.04%) Pega
3 1 (2.04%) Splunk
3 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter