Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
England > North East
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 +33
Permanent jobs citing Python 82 85 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.79% 5.47% 4.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.75% 9.75% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 49
North East median annual salary £45,412 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.92% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,250 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,600 £59,950 £58,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 643 872 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 53.23% 56.11% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 437 708 552
North East median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £23,525
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 76 £47,500 +5.56% 20
Durham -9 4 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Northumberland +3 1 £35,000 -
Python
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 35 (42.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (39.02%) DevOps
2 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.37%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (34.15%) Linux
5 22 (26.83%) Terraform
6 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
7 19 (23.17%) Ansible
8 18 (21.95%) Bash Shell
8 18 (21.95%) PowerShell
9 17 (20.73%) Docker
9 17 (20.73%) Kubernetes
10 16 (19.51%) PHP
10 16 (19.51%) Ruby
10 16 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (18.29%) Finance
11 15 (18.29%) Perl
11 15 (18.29%) MySQL
11 15 (18.29%) Java
11 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
12 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.07%) Puppet
12 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
12 14 (17.07%) Analytics
13 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
14 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
14 12 (14.63%) SQL
14 12 (14.63%) Unix
14 12 (14.63%) Marketing

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 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
1 10 (12.20%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
4 2 (2.44%) nginx
4 2 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.22%) InDesign
3 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP BPC
1 2 (2.44%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.44%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.22%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (42.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (35.37%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (14.63%) SaaS
4 10 (12.20%) Office 365
5 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.44%) Datadog
6 2 (2.44%) GitHub
6 2 (2.44%) Serverless
6 2 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.22%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.22%) NuGet
7 1 (1.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Skype
2 7 (8.54%) Firewall
3 6 (7.32%) VPN
4 5 (6.10%) BGP
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
4 5 (6.10%) IOS XR
4 5 (6.10%) OSPF
4 5 (6.10%) PBX
4 5 (6.10%) SNMP
4 5 (6.10%) TACACS
4 5 (6.10%) VoIP
4 5 (6.10%) VXLAN
4 5 (6.10%) WebEx
4 5 (6.10%) Wireless
5 3 (3.66%) HTTP
6 1 (1.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (18.29%) MySQL
3 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 12 (14.63%) Redis
5 10 (12.20%) Big Data
6 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.88%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (3.66%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (2.44%) Sqoop
10 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
1 9 (10.98%) TeamCity
2 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.66%) Maven
3 3 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.44%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.44%) ERwin
4 2 (2.44%) JIRA
4 2 (2.44%) Robot Framework
4 2 (2.44%) Selenium
4 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.22%) Gradle
5 1 (1.22%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.22%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.22%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Marketing
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.66%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) Developer
3 12 (14.63%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (9.76%) MySQL Developer
5 8 (9.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Data Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Data Scientist
9 3 (3.66%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Data Modeller
10 2 (2.44%) Financial Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Consultant
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) Redux
1 12 (14.63%) REST
2 7 (8.54%) Node.js
3 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.88%) Laravel
4 4 (4.88%) Web Services
5 3 (3.66%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.66%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.44%) Kafka
6 2 (2.44%) LAMP
6 2 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.44%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.44%) React
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.22%) Django
7 1 (1.22%) Flask
7 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.22%) Sass
7 1 (1.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.98%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.10%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.44%) CUDA
5 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Linux
2 16 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.63%) Unix
4 9 (10.98%) CentOS
5 8 (9.76%) Solaris
6 7 (8.54%) Windows
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.22%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (39.02%) DevOps
2 14 (17.07%) Analytics
3 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (13.41%) Project Delivery
5 10 (12.20%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.98%) Coaching
6 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.76%) Microservices
8 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.54%) Machine Learning
8 7 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) Data Science
9 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.10%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 5 (6.10%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.95%) Bash Shell
2 18 (21.95%) PowerShell
3 16 (19.51%) PHP
3 16 (19.51%) Ruby
4 15 (18.29%) Java
4 15 (18.29%) Perl
5 12 (14.63%) SQL
6 10 (12.20%) C
7 6 (7.32%) Scala
8 5 (6.10%) C#
9 4 (4.88%) C++
9 4 (4.88%) Lua
9 4 (4.88%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.44%) Go
10 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.44%) R
10 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) Rust
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) CCNP
2 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 5 (6.10%) SLA
3 2 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (20.73%) Docker
2 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (26.83%) Terraform
2 19 (23.17%) Ansible
3 17 (20.73%) Kubernetes
4 14 (17.07%) Puppet
5 12 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.44%) Mesos
7 2 (2.44%) Nagios
7 2 (2.44%) Packer
8 1 (1.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco
4 5 (6.10%) Palo Alto
4 5 (6.10%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.10%) Symantec
5 3 (3.66%) Google
5 3 (3.66%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.66%) SAP
6 2 (2.44%) Birst
6 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.44%) Informatica
6 2 (2.44%) New Relic
6 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.44%) SnapLogic
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Workday
7 1 (1.22%) Adaptive Insights
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe