Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 74 58
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 46 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.93% 2.72% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.08% 5.17% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 48
North East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76% +23.97%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £24,925
90th Percentile £62,000 £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 569 793 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 48.63% 52.62% 60.25%
Number of salaries quoted 513 702 818
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +13 29 £40,000 -
Northumberland - 9 £40,000 -
Durham -2 6 £25,000 -44.44%
Python
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 26 (56.52%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) PHP
4 17 (36.96%) HTML
5 15 (32.61%) Linux
6 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (26.09%) Ruby
7 12 (26.09%) JIRA
7 12 (26.09%) Django
8 11 (23.91%) CSS
8 11 (23.91%) DevOps
9 10 (21.74%) Node.js
9 10 (21.74%) Windows
9 10 (21.74%) Perl
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.74%) Advertising
10 9 (19.57%) Degree
10 9 (19.57%) HTML5
10 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
11 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
11 8 (17.39%) Automotive
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.39%) XML
12 7 (15.22%) .NET
12 7 (15.22%) SOAP
12 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
12 7 (15.22%) QA
12 7 (15.22%) Relational Database

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 (13.04%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) nginx
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) SAS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Documentum
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Power BI
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.35%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) JIRA
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
5 2 (4.35%) CircleCI
5 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.17%) Xdebug
General
1 10 (21.74%) Advertising
2 8 (17.39%) Automotive
3 6 (13.04%) Finance
4 3 (6.52%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Python Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Data Scientist
3 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Graduate
4 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) DBA
5 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) Django
3 11 (23.91%) CSS
4 10 (21.74%) Node.js
5 9 (19.57%) HTML5
6 8 (17.39%) XML
7 7 (15.22%) .NET
7 7 (15.22%) SOAP
8 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.87%) CSS3
8 5 (10.87%) jQuery
8 5 (10.87%) Web Services
9 3 (6.52%) Laravel
9 3 (6.52%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (6.52%) React
9 3 (6.52%) REST
9 3 (6.52%) Spring
9 3 (6.52%) Symfony
10 2 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (4.35%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) DevOps
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.04%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Machine Learning
5 4 (8.70%) ETL
5 4 (8.70%) MVC
5 4 (8.70%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) Statistics
6 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) SDLC
6 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
6 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.35%) Case Management
7 2 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 26 (56.52%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) PHP
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.09%) Ruby
6 10 (21.74%) Perl
7 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.04%) C#
8 6 (13.04%) Go
8 6 (13.04%) R
8 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 5 (10.87%) C++
10 4 (8.70%) Tcl
11 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.17%) Julia
12 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.17%) etcd
3 1 (2.17%) flannel
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Terraform
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Consul
3 1 (2.17%) Opsview
3 1 (2.17%) Salt
3 1 (2.17%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 7 (15.22%) Tableau
4 6 (13.04%) Splunk
5 5 (10.87%) AppDynamics
6 4 (8.70%) Alteryx
6 4 (8.70%) Zend
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Pega
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat