Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 33 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 64 67 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.00% 6.76% 10.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 15.44% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 77 62 111
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,750 £34,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £64,900 £53,750 £62,500
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 384 434 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 54.01% 43.79% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 354 311 452
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
North East median annual salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.61% -2.35% +13.33%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Python as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Python in Tyne and Wear

Python
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 2021. 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 +11 57 £47,500 +5.56% 11
Sunderland - 7 £33,500 - 1
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) Java
2 19 (29.69%) Software Engineering
3 17 (26.56%) Node.js
4 16 (25.00%) AWS
5 15 (23.44%) C#
5 15 (23.44%) DevOps
6 12 (18.75%) Azure
6 12 (18.75%) Linux
7 11 (17.19%) PHP
7 11 (17.19%) TDD
7 11 (17.19%) Machine Learning
8 10 (15.63%) Marketing
8 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (14.06%) HTML
9 9 (14.06%) Big Data
9 9 (14.06%) Data Science
10 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
10 8 (12.50%) Microservices
10 8 (12.50%) .NET
10 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (10.94%) SaaS
11 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.94%) Ansible
11 7 (10.94%) Docker
11 7 (10.94%) Public Sector
11 7 (10.94%) Kubernetes
12 6 (9.38%) React Native
12 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (9.38%) Greenfield Project

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 3 (4.69%) nginx
2 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) AWS
2 12 (18.75%) Azure
3 7 (10.94%) SaaS
4 3 (4.69%) PaaS
5 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.13%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.56%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.56%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.56%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Big Data
2 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) BigQuery
3 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.38%) Redis
4 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.13%) Power BI
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.56%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) Babel
3 3 (4.69%) Cypress.io
3 3 (4.69%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.69%) webpack
4 1 (1.56%) Appium
4 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.56%) Calabash
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Gatling
4 1 (1.56%) GitLab
4 1 (1.56%) JBehave
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) JMeter
4 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (15.63%) Marketing
2 7 (10.94%) Public Sector
3 6 (9.38%) Finance
4 4 (6.25%) Automotive
4 4 (6.25%) Games
5 3 (4.69%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Python Developer
3 8 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Associate Director
6 4 (6.25%) Data Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Machine Learning Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Director
6 4 (6.25%) Tester
7 3 (4.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.69%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Node.js
2 9 (14.06%) HTML
3 8 (12.50%) .NET
4 6 (9.38%) React Native
4 6 (9.38%) YAML
5 5 (7.81%) REST
6 4 (6.25%) CSS
6 4 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (4.69%) Laravel
7 3 (4.69%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (4.69%) NumPy
7 3 (4.69%) Pandas
7 3 (4.69%) Redux
7 3 (4.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.13%) Express
8 2 (3.13%) Flutter
8 2 (3.13%) React
8 2 (3.13%) Sass
8 2 (3.13%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.69%) Blog
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Debian
4 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Software Engineering
2 15 (23.44%) DevOps
3 11 (17.19%) Machine Learning
3 11 (17.19%) TDD
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Data Science
6 8 (12.50%) Microservices
7 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (9.38%) Line Management
8 6 (9.38%) Web Development
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.81%) Decision-Making
10 4 (6.25%) BDD
10 4 (6.25%) Data Engineering
10 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure as Code
10 4 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) Java
3 15 (23.44%) C#
4 11 (17.19%) PHP
5 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.38%) C++
6 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.81%) SQL
8 4 (6.25%) TypeScript
9 3 (4.69%) R
10 2 (3.13%) Lua
10 2 (3.13%) Scala
11 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.56%) ES6
11 1 (1.56%) Java 8
11 1 (1.56%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.56%) Perl
11 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) CIW
1 1 (1.56%) OCA
1 1 (1.56%) OCP
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.56%) PhD
1 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Docker
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Kamailio
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Ansible
1 7 (10.94%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (7.81%) Terraform
4 2 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (3.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.56%) Puppet
5 1 (1.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
1 6 (9.38%) VMware
2 3 (4.69%) NVIDIA
3 2 (3.13%) Databricks
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Sage
4 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.56%) SAP