Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 73 61
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 52 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.33% 3.13% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.19% 5.71% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 38
North East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +30.95%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £25,175
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,875 £51,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 635 841 977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.83% 54.86% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 578 741 852
North East median annual salary £35,925 £37,288 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.66% -0.57% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +20 34 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Durham -4 11 £27,500 -38.89%
Northumberland - 4 £40,000 - 1
Python
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (46.15%) Java
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) HTML
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.85%) Linux
5 13 (25.00%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) XML
5 13 (25.00%) Django
6 12 (23.08%) Degree
6 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.08%) Ruby
7 11 (21.15%) .NET
7 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
7 11 (21.15%) Node.js
7 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
8 10 (19.23%) R
8 10 (19.23%) HTML5
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.23%) C#
8 10 (19.23%) PHP
8 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (17.31%) Finance
9 9 (17.31%) SOAP
9 9 (17.31%) MySQL
9 9 (17.31%) Analytics
9 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.38%) DevOps
10 8 (15.38%) REST
10 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (11.54%) IIS
1 6 (11.54%) nginx
2 5 (9.62%) SAS
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Slack
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Firewall
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Power BI
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.85%) Big Data
6 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.85%) Spotfire
6 2 (3.85%) SQLite
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
1 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.38%) Selenium
3 6 (11.54%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.77%) JUnit
6 2 (3.85%) CircleCI
6 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.85%) RSpec
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Automotive
3 3 (5.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Data Scientist
3 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Python Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Web Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.77%) Data Insight Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Digital Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Graduate
5 3 (5.77%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Insight Data Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) HTML
2 13 (25.00%) CSS
2 13 (25.00%) Django
2 13 (25.00%) XML
3 11 (21.15%) .NET
3 11 (21.15%) Node.js
4 10 (19.23%) HTML5
5 9 (17.31%) SOAP
6 8 (15.38%) REST
7 7 (13.46%) JSON
7 7 (13.46%) Web Services
8 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.54%) jQuery
8 6 (11.54%) React
9 4 (7.69%) CherryPy
9 4 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (7.69%) SQLAlchemy
10 3 (5.77%) CSS3
11 2 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Blog
3 3 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Fintech
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (17.31%) Analytics
4 8 (15.38%) DevOps
4 8 (15.38%) TDD
5 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
5 7 (13.46%) Statistics
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
6 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.62%) Economics
7 5 (9.62%) Machine Learning
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.77%) Content Management
9 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.77%) Data Analytics
9 3 (5.77%) Physics
9 3 (5.77%) SDLC
9 3 (5.77%) Time Management
9 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) Ruby
4 10 (19.23%) C#
4 10 (19.23%) PHP
4 10 (19.23%) R
5 7 (13.46%) C++
6 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.54%) Scala
6 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.69%) Go
8 3 (5.77%) Perl
9 2 (3.85%) Groovy
9 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.92%) C
10 1 (1.92%) Jython
10 1 (1.92%) Tcl
10 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.85%) PhD
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) etcd
2 1 (1.92%) flannel
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Nagios
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Consul
3 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Opsview
3 1 (1.92%) Salt
3 1 (1.92%) Sysdig
3 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) Splunk
4 5 (9.62%) AppDynamics
5 4 (7.69%) Tableau
6 2 (3.85%) Zend
7 1 (1.92%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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