Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 69 46
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 34 37 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.52% 3.16% 5.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 5.89% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 41
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% +16.43% +4.48%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,538 £67,625 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% +4.48%

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 455 628 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.15% 53.58% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 415 530 531
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,500 £51,250
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 27 £40,000 - 6
Gateshead +2 3 £45,000 +45.16%
Sunderland - 3 £22,500 -
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Python.

1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) DevOps
5 13 (38.24%) Ruby
6 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (32.35%) Perl
6 11 (32.35%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) PHP
7 10 (29.41%) Degree
7 10 (29.41%) JIRA
8 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (23.53%) Docker
9 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
10 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (20.59%) Kubernetes
10 7 (20.59%) Terraform
10 7 (20.59%) Puppet
10 7 (20.59%) C++
10 7 (20.59%) HTML
11 6 (17.65%) Firewall
11 6 (17.65%) Automotive
11 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (17.65%) SDLC
12 5 (14.71%) Packer
12 5 (14.71%) Ansible
12 5 (14.71%) NoSQL

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 (8.82%) nginx
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Documentum
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
4 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Datadog
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.76%) Hudson
3 4 (11.76%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Gradle
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (17.65%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Advertising
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
1 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) Django
3 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) LAMP
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (5.88%) SOAP
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.94%) JSP
6 1 (2.94%) Laravel
6 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.94%) React
6 1 (2.94%) REST
6 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) DevOps
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.65%) SDLC
4 5 (14.71%) Physics
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.88%) Case Management
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) Ruby
4 11 (32.35%) Perl
5 10 (29.41%) PHP
6 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.59%) C++
8 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.82%) C#
9 3 (8.82%) R
9 3 (8.82%) Tcl
10 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.94%) C
11 1 (2.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Kubernetes
1 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
1 7 (20.59%) Terraform
2 5 (14.71%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Packer
3 4 (11.76%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (8.82%) Nagios
5 2 (5.88%) Data Guard
5 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Alteryx
2 3 (8.82%) Splunk
2 3 (8.82%) Tableau
3 2 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Capita
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) New Relic
4 1 (2.94%) Pega