Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 48 78
Rank change year-on-year +5 +30 -24
Permanent jobs citing Python 76 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.01% 4.50% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.73% 8.21% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 65 30 26
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £62,500 £58,125
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 708 390 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 55.97% 54.85% 57.60%
Number of salaries quoted 585 345 584
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £38,959 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.51% +4.59% -0.67%
10th Percentile £27,600 £23,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -1.33%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Tyne and Wear

Python
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Python in Tyne and Wear

Python
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Tyne and Wear

Python
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 74 £45,000 +28.57% 23
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Gateshead -1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Sunderland -6 1 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Python.

1 42 (55.26%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (48.68%) Linux
3 36 (47.37%) Java
4 34 (44.74%) DevOps
5 30 (39.47%) Puppet
6 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 25 (32.89%) C#
7 25 (32.89%) C++
7 25 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (32.89%) Ansible
7 25 (32.89%) Bash Shell
8 23 (30.26%) Jenkins
9 22 (28.95%) HTML
9 22 (28.95%) Configuration Management
10 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
11 19 (25.00%) Ruby
11 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (25.00%) Terraform
12 18 (23.68%) Docker
13 17 (22.37%) Mentoring
13 17 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (21.05%) Kubernetes
14 16 (21.05%) MongoDB
15 15 (19.74%) SQL
15 15 (19.74%) Node.js
15 15 (19.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 14 (18.42%) Perl
16 14 (18.42%) MySQL
17 13 (17.11%) Games

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (7.89%) Apache
1 6 (7.89%) nginx
2 4 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Confluence
5 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (55.26%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.53%) Datadog
4 7 (9.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (6.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.26%) PaaS
6 4 (5.26%) SaaS
7 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) SMS
2 3 (3.95%) VPN
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 14 (18.42%) MySQL
3 11 (14.47%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.26%) Power BI
7 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.95%) QlikView
7 3 (3.95%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.63%) Big Data
8 2 (2.63%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.63%) HBase
8 2 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.63%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.11%) TeamCity
3 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.53%) Bitbucket
4 8 (10.53%) JIRA
5 4 (5.26%) Maven
6 3 (3.95%) Ant
6 3 (3.95%) Selenium
6 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.63%) Subversion
8 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.32%) VTune
General
1 13 (17.11%) Games
2 11 (14.47%) Automotive
3 9 (11.84%) Finance
4 8 (10.53%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Polish Language
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) Developer
3 15 (19.74%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (9.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Data Scientist
5 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Python Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) C++ Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Python Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Data Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Django Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) HTML
2 15 (19.74%) Node.js
2 15 (19.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 12 (15.79%) HTML5
4 9 (11.84%) CSS
5 5 (6.58%) React
6 4 (5.26%) DirectX
6 4 (5.26%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.63%) .NET
7 2 (2.63%) Django
7 2 (2.63%) jQuery
7 2 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.63%) Sass
8 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.32%) CSS3
8 1 (1.32%) D3.js
8 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.32%) SOAP
8 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Digital Media
3 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.89%) User Experience
4 5 (6.58%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.95%) Clustering
6 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.95%) NHS
6 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Replication
7 2 (2.63%) Fintech
7 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.63%) Social Network
8 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.32%) Online Gambling
8 1 (1.32%) Online Games
8 1 (1.32%) Social Gaming
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) Debian
3 6 (7.89%) Unix
4 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.95%) CentOS
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Fedora
6 1 (1.32%) Solaris
6 1 (1.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) DevOps
2 22 (28.95%) Configuration Management
3 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.37%) Mentoring
5 17 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (13.16%) High Availability
8 9 (11.84%) Analytics
8 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.53%) Data Science
9 8 (10.53%) Visualisation
9 8 (10.53%) Web Development
10 7 (9.21%) BDD
10 7 (9.21%) Machine Learning
10 7 (9.21%) Mathematics
11 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.89%) Open Source
12 5 (6.58%) Coaching
12 5 (6.58%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (47.37%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.89%) Bash Shell
3 25 (32.89%) C#
3 25 (32.89%) C++
4 19 (25.00%) Ruby
5 15 (19.74%) SQL
6 14 (18.42%) Perl
7 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
8 10 (13.16%) C
9 6 (7.89%) PHP
10 5 (6.58%) R
11 3 (3.95%) Jython
12 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.63%) VB
12 2 (2.63%) VBA
13 1 (1.32%) Go
13 1 (1.32%) Korn
13 1 (1.32%) Scala
13 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) ACCA
2 1 (1.32%) CISA
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) GCP
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) HDFS
3 1 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 30 (39.47%) Puppet
2 25 (32.89%) Ansible
2 25 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (25.00%) Terraform
4 16 (21.05%) Kubernetes
5 13 (17.11%) Packer
6 12 (15.79%) Nagios
7 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.32%) Icinga
8 1 (1.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) New Relic
2 10 (13.16%) Splunk
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.21%) Google
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle
5 6 (7.89%) Tableau
6 4 (5.26%) Capita
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco
7 3 (3.95%) NVIDIA
7 3 (3.95%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.95%) RedGate
8 2 (2.63%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.63%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.63%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.63%) IBM
8 2 (2.63%) MapR
9 1 (1.32%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.32%) Talend
9 1 (1.32%) Veritas