Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 22 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 +45 -39
Permanent jobs citing Python 80 94 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.13% 10.18% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.68% 18.22% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 70 74 46
Median annual salary £47,500 £49,337 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.72% +16.77% +25.19%
10th Percentile £34,950 £39,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,325 £70,625
North East median annual salary £47,500 £49,337 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.72% +16.09% +21.43%

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 369 516 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 46.71% 55.90% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 276 371 615
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £62,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +18.57%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Python as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Python in Tyne and Wear

Python
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 75 £47,500 -3.72% 18
Sunderland 0 2 - -
Gateshead - 1 £55,000 -
South Shields - 1 £57,500 -
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 57 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (53.75%) SaaS
4 42 (52.50%) Software Engineering
5 41 (51.25%) PHP
6 40 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (48.75%) MySQL
8 38 (47.50%) Marketing
8 38 (47.50%) QA
8 38 (47.50%) Redis
8 38 (47.50%) Mobile App
8 38 (47.50%) Redux
9 28 (35.00%) REST
9 28 (35.00%) TDD
10 25 (31.25%) Lua
10 25 (31.25%) Symfony
11 19 (23.75%) DevOps
12 17 (21.25%) Linux
13 16 (20.00%) Data Science
14 15 (18.75%) Java
15 14 (17.50%) PHPUnit
15 14 (17.50%) Analytics
16 13 (16.25%) React
16 13 (16.25%) webpack
16 13 (16.25%) ES6
16 13 (16.25%) Front End Development
16 13 (16.25%) Babel
16 13 (16.25%) NoSQL
16 13 (16.25%) Mathematics
17 12 (15.00%) Git (software)

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 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (53.75%) SaaS
2 11 (13.75%) AWS
3 8 (10.00%) Azure
4 6 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (7.50%) GCP
4 6 (7.50%) Power Platform
5 5 (6.25%) Datadog
6 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.75%) GitHub
7 3 (3.75%) PaaS
8 2 (2.50%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (48.75%) MySQL
3 38 (47.50%) Redis
4 13 (16.25%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.50%) Power BI
5 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.50%) QlikView
9 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) PHPUnit
2 13 (16.25%) Babel
2 13 (16.25%) webpack
3 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.50%) GitLab
5 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (47.50%) Marketing
2 3 (3.75%) Automotive
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) PHP Software Engineer
3 13 (16.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (16.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (16.25%) React Developer
4 11 (13.75%) JavaScript Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Data Scientist
6 6 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Azure Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (47.50%) Redux
2 28 (35.00%) REST
3 25 (31.25%) Symfony
4 13 (16.25%) React
5 10 (12.50%) HTML
6 9 (11.25%) Laravel
7 7 (8.75%) CSS
8 6 (7.50%) .NET
9 4 (5.00%) HTML5
10 3 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (3.75%) Node.js
10 3 (3.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (2.50%) TensorFlow
12 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.25%) CSS3
12 1 (1.25%) Django
12 1 (1.25%) Flask
12 1 (1.25%) Keras
12 1 (1.25%) PyTorch
12 1 (1.25%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 38 (47.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Life Science
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Debian
3 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (52.50%) Software Engineering
3 28 (35.00%) TDD
4 19 (23.75%) DevOps
5 16 (20.00%) Data Science
6 14 (17.50%) Analytics
7 13 (16.25%) Front End Development
7 13 (16.25%) Mathematics
8 12 (15.00%) Machine Learning
9 11 (13.75%) Scrum
10 10 (12.50%) Data Analytics
10 10 (12.50%) Web Development
11 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
11 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (10.00%) Statistics
12 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
13 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 6 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
14 6 (7.50%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (51.25%) PHP
3 25 (31.25%) Lua
4 15 (18.75%) Java
5 13 (16.25%) ES6
6 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 10 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.50%) C#
8 6 (7.50%) R
9 5 (6.25%) SQL
10 3 (3.75%) Java 8
11 2 (2.50%) C++
12 1 (1.25%) Go
12 1 (1.25%) Julia
12 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) PhD
2 4 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (47.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Terraform
2 8 (10.00%) Ansible
2 8 (10.00%) Puppet
3 7 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.25%) Grafana
5 1 (1.25%) Nagios
5 1 (1.25%) SCCM
5 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Tableau
3 6 (7.50%) Alteryx
4 5 (6.25%) Dynatrace
4 5 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.50%) NVIDIA
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) Google