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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 24 48 57
Rank change year-on-year +24 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Python 33 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.38% 5.43% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.98% 8.74% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 13
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +0.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £49,165
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 236 309 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.80% 62.17% 65.03%
Number of salaries quoted 216 279 331
Median salary £36,750 £37,144 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% -0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 31 £27,500 -29.03% 5
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 43 (69.35%) JavaScript
2 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (56.45%) Django
4 34 (54.84%) HTML
5 33 (53.23%) Git (software)
6 31 (50.00%) Android
6 31 (50.00%) HTML5
6 31 (50.00%) Apple iOS
7 28 (45.16%) Unit Testing
7 28 (45.16%) HTTP
8 26 (41.94%) Apple
8 26 (41.94%) Scrum
8 26 (41.94%) Technical Architecture
8 26 (41.94%) RESTful
8 26 (41.94%) Mobile App
8 26 (41.94%) Xamarin
8 26 (41.94%) User Experience
8 26 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (41.94%) Translating Business Requirements
9 16 (25.81%) Java
10 15 (24.19%) Ruby
11 14 (22.58%) Linux
12 11 (17.74%) DevOps
12 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
13 10 (16.13%) C#
13 10 (16.13%) REST
14 9 (14.52%) SQL
15 8 (12.90%) .NET
15 8 (12.90%) MySQL
15 8 (12.90%) CSS

Python
Top Related 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 5 (8.06%) nginx
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.06%) GitHub
2 5 (8.06%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.23%) SQLite
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (53.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.06%) Selenium
4 4 (6.45%) Subversion
5 3 (4.84%) JUnit
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) RSpec
6 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (9.68%) Automotive
2 4 (6.45%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) Xamarin Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Python Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Web Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Games Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Junior
7 2 (3.23%) Junior DevOps
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (56.45%) Django
2 34 (54.84%) HTML
3 31 (50.00%) HTML5
4 26 (41.94%) RESTful
5 10 (16.13%) REST
6 8 (12.90%) .NET
6 8 (12.90%) CSS
7 7 (11.29%) JSON
7 7 (11.29%) Node.js
7 7 (11.29%) XML
8 6 (9.68%) CherryPy
9 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.06%) jQuery
9 5 (8.06%) React
9 5 (8.06%) Web Services
10 4 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (6.45%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (4.84%) SOAP
12 2 (3.23%) Java EE
12 2 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (41.94%) Mobile App
1 26 (41.94%) User Experience
2 5 (8.06%) Blog
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Android
1 31 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (22.58%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) CentOS
3 2 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Unit Testing
3 26 (41.94%) Scrum
3 26 (41.94%) Technical Architecture
3 26 (41.94%) Translating Business Requirements
4 11 (17.74%) DevOps
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.68%) SDLC
6 6 (9.68%) TDD
7 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Automation Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.84%) Microservices
7 3 (4.84%) Web Development
8 2 (3.23%) Content Management
8 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.23%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.23%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.81%) Java
3 15 (24.19%) Ruby
4 10 (16.13%) C#
5 9 (14.52%) SQL
6 8 (12.90%) Scala
7 7 (11.29%) C++
8 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.68%) PHP
9 5 (8.06%) Groovy
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
11 1 (1.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) WCAG
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) etcd
2 1 (1.61%) flannel
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
2 4 (6.45%) Ansible
3 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.23%) rkt
4 2 (3.23%) Terraform
5 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Apple
1 26 (41.94%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £29,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago