Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 53 68
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Python 81 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.19% 3.49% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.80% 7.16% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 73 25 28
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,950 £65,000 £65,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +28.57%

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 587 377 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.09% 48.77% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 483 339 530
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,950 £25,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,800 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +26 79 £45,000 +16.13% 40
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Gateshead +6 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Sunderland -4 1 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
2 36 (44.44%) Linux
3 34 (41.98%) HTML
3 34 (41.98%) Software Engineering
4 32 (39.51%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (37.04%) Java
6 29 (35.80%) C#
7 24 (29.63%) Node.js
7 24 (29.63%) DevOps
8 23 (28.40%) Mentoring
9 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (24.69%) C++
10 20 (24.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 20 (24.69%) Bash Shell
11 19 (23.46%) Puppet
11 19 (23.46%) Docker
11 19 (23.46%) SQL
11 19 (23.46%) CSS
11 19 (23.46%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 18 (22.22%) MongoDB
13 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
13 17 (20.99%) Ansible
14 16 (19.75%) React
15 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
15 15 (18.52%) MySQL
16 14 (17.28%) HTML5
16 14 (17.28%) Jenkins

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 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.17%) Apache
3 5 (6.17%) CMS
3 5 (6.17%) nginx
4 2 (2.47%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.47%) GeoServer
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (39.51%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.41%) Datadog
3 6 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (7.41%) Office 365
4 5 (6.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.94%) PaaS
5 4 (4.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) DHCP
1 1 (1.23%) DNS
1 1 (1.23%) Firewall
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.23%) SAN
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 15 (18.52%) MySQL
3 12 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.47%) Big Data
6 2 (2.47%) DB2
6 2 (2.47%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.47%) GIS
6 2 (2.47%) QGIS
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) Power BI
7 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
7 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.23%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.28%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.35%) Selenium
4 7 (8.64%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.94%) Subversion
6 3 (3.70%) JIRA
7 2 (2.47%) Aptana Studio
7 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.23%) Maven
8 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.23%) VTune
General
1 9 (11.11%) Automotive
2 5 (6.17%) Advertising
3 4 (4.94%) Games
4 3 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Software Engineer
3 16 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Python Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.94%) Administrator
7 4 (4.94%) Django Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Python Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Python/Django Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (4.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Consultant
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.98%) HTML
2 24 (29.63%) Node.js
3 20 (24.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 19 (23.46%) CSS
5 16 (19.75%) React
6 14 (17.28%) HTML5
7 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.41%) Django
8 6 (7.41%) Sass
8 6 (7.41%) Vue.js
9 5 (6.17%) jQuery
9 5 (6.17%) JSON
10 2 (2.47%) .NET
10 2 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.47%) Gherkin
10 2 (2.47%) Leaflet
10 2 (2.47%) Middleware
10 2 (2.47%) OpenLayers
10 2 (2.47%) PostGIS
11 1 (1.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.17%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Fintech
5 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.23%) Online Games
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Debian
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.70%) CentOS
4 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (1.23%) Fedora
5 1 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) SUSE
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Software Engineering
2 24 (29.63%) DevOps
3 23 (28.40%) Mentoring
4 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.46%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
8 13 (16.05%) BDD
9 12 (14.81%) Web Development
10 11 (13.58%) High Availability
11 8 (9.88%) OO
12 7 (8.64%) Microservices
12 7 (8.64%) Open Source
12 7 (8.64%) TDD
13 6 (7.41%) Coaching
13 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
13 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.17%) Pair Programming
14 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
14 5 (6.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
2 30 (37.04%) Java
3 29 (35.80%) C#
4 20 (24.69%) Bash Shell
4 20 (24.69%) C++
5 19 (23.46%) SQL
6 13 (16.05%) Ruby
7 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
8 11 (13.58%) Perl
9 8 (9.88%) C
10 6 (7.41%) MATLAB
11 5 (6.17%) PHP
12 3 (3.70%) Jython
13 2 (2.47%) R
13 2 (2.47%) Scala
14 1 (1.23%) Korn
14 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ACCA
2 1 (1.23%) CISA
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Puppet
2 17 (20.99%) Ansible
3 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (12.35%) Kubernetes
4 10 (12.35%) Nagios
4 10 (12.35%) Terraform
5 7 (8.64%) Packer
6 3 (3.70%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.47%) Icinga
8 1 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.23%) PaperCut
8 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.88%) New Relic
1 8 (9.88%) Splunk
2 5 (6.17%) Google
3 4 (4.94%) NVIDIA
4 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.70%) RedGate
4 3 (3.70%) Tableau
5 2 (2.47%) Mapinfo
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) Dell
6 1 (1.23%) Facebook
6 1 (1.23%) Mitel
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (1.23%) Veeam