Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 35 51
Rank change year-on-year -34 +16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 39 60 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.01% 6.02% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.20% 11.30% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 44
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -12.16% -17.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £59,125 £46,000
North East median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.41% -17.78%

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 629 531 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 48.57% 53.26% 60.13%
Number of salaries quoted 556 462 512
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.76% +0.36%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
North East median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,217
% change year-on-year +2.67% +6.48% +0.62%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -35 35 £37,500 +15.38% 12
Sunderland - 3 £28,750 -
Gateshead -18 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 21 (53.85%) Linux
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) Ruby
3 15 (38.46%) DevOps
4 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (33.33%) PHP
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) Docker
7 10 (25.64%) Puppet
8 9 (23.08%) Django
8 9 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (23.08%) Kubernetes
8 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
9 8 (20.51%) Windows
9 8 (20.51%) Terraform
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
10 7 (17.95%) Ansible
10 7 (17.95%) Advertising
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) JIRA
11 6 (15.38%) Perl
11 6 (15.38%) CSS
11 6 (15.38%) MySQL
11 6 (15.38%) HTML
11 6 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (15.38%) R
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2

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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 3 (7.69%) nginx
1 3 (7.69%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Documentum
3 1 (2.56%) MTS
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.56%) Boomi
5 1 (2.56%) Datadog
5 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) VPN
3 3 (7.69%) SMS
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) BGP
5 1 (2.56%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) IPsec
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.56%) SSH
5 1 (2.56%) SSL
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.13%) Power BI
5 2 (5.13%) QlikView
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.26%) Hudson
4 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.56%) Gradle
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) RSpec
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (17.95%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Automotive
4 2 (5.13%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Python Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate Software Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Django
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
3 5 (12.82%) REST
4 4 (10.26%) HTML5
5 3 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (5.13%) JSON
6 2 (5.13%) LAMP
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) Guice
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (2.56%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) Laravel
7 1 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.56%) OpenID
7 1 (2.56%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) DevOps
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.82%) SDLC
4 5 (12.82%) Web Development
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (7.69%) Microservices
6 3 (7.69%) Physics
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.13%) Case Management
7 2 (5.13%) Coaching
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) Ruby
3 13 (33.33%) PHP
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 6 (15.38%) R
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.26%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) C++
7 3 (7.69%) Go
7 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) Tcl
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Gluster
2 1 (2.56%) LXC
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Puppet
2 9 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 9 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (20.51%) Terraform
4 7 (17.95%) Ansible
5 5 (12.82%) Packer
6 4 (10.26%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (5.13%) Salt
8 1 (2.56%) Graphite
8 1 (2.56%) Graylog
8 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.56%) Icinga
8 1 (2.56%) logstash
8 1 (2.56%) Nagios
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) Capita
3 2 (5.13%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Foundry
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) New Relic
4 1 (2.56%) Palantir
4 1 (2.56%) Pega
4 1 (2.56%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter