Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 32 57
Rank change year-on-year -33 +25 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 50 63 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.62% 7.38% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 13.58% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 36
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £46,200 £50,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -

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 744 464 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 53.91% 54.33% 62.85%
Number of salaries quoted 624 420 550
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £24,975
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
North East median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +18.57% -4.11% +4.29%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -28 49 £42,000 +29.23% 10
Gateshead -23 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Sunderland - 1 £35,000 -
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 22 (44.00%) Java
2 21 (42.00%) Linux
3 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (38.00%) Puppet
4 18 (36.00%) DevOps
5 15 (30.00%) Ansible
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (30.00%) C++
6 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
6 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (26.00%) Ruby
8 12 (24.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) Terraform
9 11 (22.00%) MySQL
9 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.00%) Games
9 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (20.00%) C#
10 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.00%) PHP
10 10 (20.00%) Kubernetes
11 9 (18.00%) Finance
11 9 (18.00%) Advertising
11 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
12 8 (16.00%) JIRA
12 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
12 8 (16.00%) R
12 8 (16.00%) Docker
12 8 (16.00%) Perl

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 4 (8.00%) nginx
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) MTS
4 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.00%) Datadog
5 2 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.00%) Boomi
6 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SMS
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.00%) BGP
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.00%) SSH
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (12.00%) Power BI
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.00%) QlikView
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.00%) Big Data
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.00%) HBase
7 2 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.00%) Spotfire
7 2 (4.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) JIRA
2 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (14.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.00%) Ant
5 3 (6.00%) Maven
5 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (4.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.00%) RSpec
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) Subversion
7 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (22.00%) Games
2 9 (18.00%) Advertising
2 9 (18.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
3 3 (6.00%) Polish Language
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Data Scientist
4 6 (12.00%) Python Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.00%) Analytics Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Django
1 6 (12.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) REST
4 3 (6.00%) DirectX
4 3 (6.00%) OpenGL
4 3 (6.00%) SOAP
5 2 (4.00%) JSON
5 2 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (4.00%) RESTful
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.00%) CSS3
6 1 (2.00%) D3.js
6 1 (2.00%) Guice
6 1 (2.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.00%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (2.00%) MDX
6 1 (2.00%) OpenID
6 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Clustering
3 5 (10.00%) User Experience
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (6.00%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (6.00%) NHS
5 3 (6.00%) Replication
6 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.00%) Social Network
7 1 (2.00%) Fintech
7 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.00%) Life Science
7 1 (2.00%) Online Gambling
7 1 (2.00%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Debian
3 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Fedora
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) DevOps
2 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.00%) Data Science
5 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (10.00%) Analytics
6 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (10.00%) Statistics
7 4 (8.00%) Innovative Thinking
7 4 (8.00%) Web Development
8 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) Machine Learning
8 3 (6.00%) Open Source
8 3 (6.00%) Physics
8 3 (6.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) C++
3 13 (26.00%) Ruby
4 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 10 (20.00%) C#
5 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.00%) PHP
6 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (16.00%) Perl
7 8 (16.00%) R
8 4 (8.00%) C
9 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
9 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.00%) VB
10 2 (4.00%) Go
10 2 (4.00%) VBA
11 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.00%) Scala
11 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) GCP
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) HDFS
3 1 (2.00%) Gluster
3 1 (2.00%) LXC
3 1 (2.00%) NFS
3 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) Puppet
2 15 (30.00%) Ansible
3 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (24.00%) Terraform
5 10 (20.00%) Kubernetes
6 8 (16.00%) Packer
7 5 (10.00%) Nagios
8 2 (4.00%) Salt
9 1 (2.00%) Graphite
9 1 (2.00%) Graylog
9 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.00%) Icinga
9 1 (2.00%) logstash
9 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Google
3 5 (10.00%) New Relic
4 4 (8.00%) Capita
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) Splunk
4 4 (8.00%) Tableau
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) IBM
6 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.00%) Greenplum
6 2 (4.00%) Hortonworks
6 2 (4.00%) MapR
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.00%) Foundry
7 1 (2.00%) Palantir
7 1 (2.00%) Talend
7 1 (2.00%) Twitter
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas