Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 62 63
Rank change year-on-year +36 +1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 110 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.62% 3.27% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.27% 6.84% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 105 34 38
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £75,750 £69,125
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 602 512 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.67% 47.85% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 476 460 495
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,225 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,375 £51,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.58% +0.67% +2.04%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +33 108 £45,000 +9.09% 30
Sunderland +5 5 £40,000 +77.78%
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 48 (43.64%) JavaScript
2 47 (42.73%) Linux
3 44 (40.00%) Java
4 41 (37.27%) Software Engineering
5 35 (31.82%) HTML
5 35 (31.82%) DevOps
5 35 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (30.00%) C#
8 30 (27.27%) SQL
9 28 (25.45%) Node.js
10 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
11 26 (23.64%) Configuration Management
12 25 (22.73%) Puppet
13 24 (21.82%) MongoDB
14 23 (20.91%) Test Automation
14 23 (20.91%) Ansible
15 22 (20.00%) CSS
16 21 (19.09%) C++
16 21 (19.09%) NoSQL
17 20 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
18 19 (17.27%) Problem-Solving
18 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
19 18 (16.36%) BDD
19 18 (16.36%) Perl
20 17 (15.45%) MySQL
20 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (15.45%) Docker
20 17 (15.45%) Coaching

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 9 (8.18%) CMS
2 7 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.45%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.64%) Apache
5 3 (2.73%) nginx
6 2 (1.82%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.82%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.82%) IIS
7 1 (0.91%) Confluence
7 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.91%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.91%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.45%) Datadog
4 6 (5.45%) Office 365
5 5 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.64%) GitHub
6 4 (3.64%) PaaS
6 4 (3.64%) SaaS
7 2 (1.82%) Serverless
8 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Network Security
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) DHCP
3 1 (0.91%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.91%) SAN
3 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.82%) MongoDB
2 21 (19.09%) NoSQL
3 17 (15.45%) MySQL
4 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (10.00%) Big Data
6 8 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
7 7 (6.36%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.55%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.64%) HBase
10 4 (3.64%) Spark SQL
10 4 (3.64%) Sqoop
11 2 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.82%) DB2
11 2 (1.82%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (1.82%) GIS
11 2 (1.82%) QGIS
12 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.91%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.73%) Selenium
3 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.45%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.55%) Subversion
6 3 (2.73%) JIRA
7 2 (1.82%) Aptana Studio
8 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.91%) Maven
8 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.91%) VTune
8 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.18%) Automotive
2 7 (6.36%) Finance
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Games
4 3 (2.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) French Language
5 1 (0.91%) German Language
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (30.91%) Developer
2 25 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Python Developer
5 8 (7.27%) Python Engineer
5 8 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Data Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (5.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Automation Tester
8 5 (4.55%) Developer in Test
8 5 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Tester
9 4 (3.64%) Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Data Scientist
9 4 (3.64%) DBA
9 4 (3.64%) Django Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Python Software Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.82%) HTML
2 28 (25.45%) Node.js
3 22 (20.00%) CSS
4 20 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 16 (14.55%) React
6 15 (13.64%) HTML5
7 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
7 8 (7.27%) Kafka
8 7 (6.36%) Vue.js
9 6 (5.45%) Django
9 6 (5.45%) Gherkin
9 6 (5.45%) jQuery
9 6 (5.45%) JSON
9 6 (5.45%) Sass
10 5 (4.55%) RESTful
11 4 (3.64%) .NET
11 4 (3.64%) Spark Streaming
11 4 (3.64%) Web Services
12 2 (1.82%) Leaflet
12 2 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.45%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.64%) Clustering
5 4 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.91%) Life Science
7 1 (0.91%) Online Games
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.73%) Linux
2 12 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) Debian
4 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.73%) Windows
6 1 (0.91%) CentOS
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.27%) Software Engineering
2 35 (31.82%) DevOps
2 35 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (23.64%) Configuration Management
5 23 (20.91%) Test Automation
6 19 (17.27%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (16.36%) BDD
8 17 (15.45%) Coaching
9 15 (13.64%) OO
10 14 (12.73%) High Availability
10 14 (12.73%) Web Development
11 13 (11.82%) Analytics
11 13 (11.82%) Machine Learning
11 13 (11.82%) TDD
12 11 (10.00%) Microservices
13 9 (8.18%) Data Science
13 9 (8.18%) Mathematics
13 9 (8.18%) OOP
13 9 (8.18%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.64%) JavaScript
2 44 (40.00%) Java
3 33 (30.00%) C#
4 30 (27.27%) SQL
5 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
6 21 (19.09%) C++
7 18 (16.36%) Perl
8 16 (14.55%) Ruby
9 11 (10.00%) MATLAB
10 10 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 8 (7.27%) C
12 6 (5.45%) Scala
13 5 (4.55%) R
14 4 (3.64%) PHP
15 3 (2.73%) Jython
16 1 (0.91%) Fortran
16 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ACCA
2 1 (0.91%) CISA
2 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (15.45%) Docker
2 4 (3.64%) Apache Flume
2 4 (3.64%) HDFS
3 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (22.73%) Puppet
2 23 (20.91%) Ansible
3 16 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.18%) Kubernetes
4 9 (8.18%) Nagios
4 9 (8.18%) Terraform
5 6 (5.45%) Packer
6 4 (3.64%) Oozie
7 3 (2.73%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.82%) Icinga
9 1 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.91%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.91%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) New Relic
2 7 (6.36%) Splunk
3 6 (5.45%) Google
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle
4 4 (3.64%) Cloudera
4 4 (3.64%) Hortonworks
4 4 (3.64%) NVIDIA
5 3 (2.73%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.73%) RedGate
6 2 (1.82%) Mapinfo
6 2 (1.82%) SAP
6 2 (1.82%) Tableau
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco
7 1 (0.91%) Citrix
7 1 (0.91%) Dell
7 1 (0.91%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.91%) Informatica
7 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.91%) VMware