Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 24 25 38
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 115 68 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 8.68% 7.39% 6.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.56% 13.77% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 74
10th Percentile £42,675 £32,750 £34,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £34,938 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £55,625 £48,750
90th Percentile - £61,525 £53,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% +6.67%

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 588 494 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.38% 53.70% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 442 444 430
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £34,875 £33,829
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £43,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.16% +3.61% -2.35%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 21 January 2022.

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 21 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -5 87 £62,500 +47.06% 26
Durham +4 19 - - 3
Northumberland -1 9 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Python
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 62 (53.91%) C#
2 60 (52.17%) Java
3 57 (49.57%) JavaScript
4 45 (39.13%) OO
5 42 (36.52%) OOP
5 42 (36.52%) AWS
6 38 (33.04%) Oracle
7 37 (32.17%) CSS
7 37 (32.17%) Azure
8 36 (31.30%) Data Structures
9 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (30.43%) CI/CD
10 34 (29.57%) HTML
10 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
11 33 (28.70%) OCP
11 33 (28.70%) OCA
11 33 (28.70%) Oracle Certification
11 33 (28.70%) CIW
11 33 (28.70%) Java SE
11 33 (28.70%) Functional Programming
11 33 (28.70%) CSS3
11 33 (28.70%) HTML5
11 33 (28.70%) Java 8
12 32 (27.83%) DevOps
13 26 (22.61%) Docker
13 26 (22.61%) Kubernetes
14 25 (21.74%) Bash
15 24 (20.87%) Terraform
16 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
17 20 (17.39%) Jenkins

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 (2.61%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.74%) JBoss
2 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 42 (36.52%) AWS
2 37 (32.17%) Azure
3 14 (12.17%) GCP
4 9 (7.83%) SaaS
5 8 (6.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (6.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 7 (6.09%) IaaS
6 7 (6.09%) PaaS
6 7 (6.09%) Serverless
7 5 (4.35%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 4 (3.48%) GitHub
9 3 (2.61%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.61%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.74%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (1.74%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 2 (1.74%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (1.74%) Power Platform
10 2 (1.74%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) DNS
2 2 (1.74%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (6.96%) Data Lake
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.22%) Amazon Athena
4 5 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.48%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.61%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.74%) Metadata
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.74%) Power BI
7 2 (1.74%) Redis
7 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon QuickSight
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.87%) QlikView
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.09%) GitLab
4 6 (5.22%) CircleCI
5 3 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.74%) JIRA
7 1 (0.87%) Log4j
7 1 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (12.17%) Social Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Marketing
3 5 (4.35%) Automotive
3 5 (4.35%) Finance
4 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.61%) Law
4 3 (2.61%) Military
4 3 (2.61%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.74%) Police
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (44.35%) Developer
2 43 (37.39%) Software Developer
3 33 (28.70%) Trainee
3 33 (28.70%) Trainee Developer
3 33 (28.70%) Trainee Software Developer
4 21 (18.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Platform Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Salesforce Developer
8 8 (6.96%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Data Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (6.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Salesforce Software Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.17%) CSS
2 34 (29.57%) HTML
3 33 (28.70%) CSS3
3 33 (28.70%) HTML5
3 33 (28.70%) Java SE
4 15 (13.04%) .NET
5 8 (6.96%) React
6 7 (6.09%) ARM Templates
7 5 (4.35%) Kafka
7 5 (4.35%) YAML
8 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.48%) REST
9 3 (2.61%) Apache Flex
9 3 (2.61%) deck.gl
9 3 (2.61%) Django
9 3 (2.61%) JSON
9 3 (2.61%) OpenAPI
9 3 (2.61%) Redux
9 3 (2.61%) Swagger
9 3 (2.61%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.30%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.22%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.35%) User Experience
4 4 (3.48%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.61%) Social Network
6 2 (1.74%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.74%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (1.74%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.87%) Robotics
7 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Linux
2 9 (7.83%) Unix
3 6 (5.22%) Windows
4 2 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) OO
2 42 (36.52%) OOP
3 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (30.43%) CI/CD
4 33 (28.70%) Functional Programming
5 32 (27.83%) DevOps
6 19 (16.52%) Configuration Management
7 17 (14.78%) Infrastructure as Code
7 17 (14.78%) Mentoring
8 14 (12.17%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.70%) SDLC
9 10 (8.70%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 9 (7.83%) CRM
10 9 (7.83%) Data Science
10 9 (7.83%) Load Balancing
11 8 (6.96%) Machine Learning
12 7 (6.09%) Data Engineering
12 7 (6.09%) Data Management
12 7 (6.09%) Visualisation
13 6 (5.22%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) C#
2 60 (52.17%) Java
3 57 (49.57%) JavaScript
4 33 (28.70%) Java 8
5 25 (21.74%) Bash
6 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
7 20 (17.39%) C++
8 18 (15.65%) R
8 18 (15.65%) SQL
9 16 (13.91%) Perl
10 15 (13.04%) Ruby
11 14 (12.17%) Go
12 12 (10.43%) PHP
13 11 (9.57%) Scala
14 10 (8.70%) MATLAB
15 9 (7.83%) Apple Swift
15 9 (7.83%) Dart
15 9 (7.83%) Objective-C
15 9 (7.83%) Pascal
15 9 (7.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (28.70%) CIW
1 33 (28.70%) OCA
1 33 (28.70%) OCP
1 33 (28.70%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.83%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.74%) HND
6 1 (0.87%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 26 (22.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (22.61%) Kubernetes
2 24 (20.87%) Terraform
3 20 (17.39%) Ansible
4 17 (14.78%) Puppet
5 8 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.22%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.74%) Grafana
7 2 (1.74%) Packer
7 2 (1.74%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.87%) Consul
8 1 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.87%) Graphite
Vendors
1 38 (33.04%) Oracle
2 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.70%) Databricks
4 9 (7.83%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.22%) Google
6 4 (3.48%) Splunk
7 3 (2.61%) Facebook
8 2 (1.74%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.87%) Adobe
9 1 (0.87%) Birst
9 1 (0.87%) Black Duck
9 1 (0.87%) Coverity
9 1 (0.87%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.87%) Informatica
9 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.87%) SAP
9 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.87%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.87%) VMware