Period
to 17 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 41 52
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Python 75 80 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.38% 6.66% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.12% 12.08% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 27
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,206 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.46% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,650 £31,000
90th Percentile £60,757 £60,250 £62,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 496 662 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 55.42% 55.07% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 338 551 329
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -
10th Percentile £28,025 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 17 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 +14 68 £45,000 - 13
Sunderland +12 7 £48,750 -2.50%
Python
North East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 34 (45.33%) Azure
2 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.67%) DevOps
4 28 (37.33%) AWS
5 25 (33.33%) Linux
6 21 (28.00%) Terraform
7 20 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 18 (24.00%) Ansible
9 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
9 16 (21.33%) PHP
9 16 (21.33%) Puppet
10 15 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 15 (20.00%) Docker
10 15 (20.00%) Kubernetes
10 15 (20.00%) MySQL
10 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (20.00%) Java
10 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
11 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (17.33%) Ruby
12 13 (17.33%) QA
12 13 (17.33%) Mobile App
12 13 (17.33%) REST
13 12 (16.00%) Redis
13 12 (16.00%) SaaS
13 12 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (16.00%) Marketing

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 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.33%) InDesign
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.33%) Azure
2 28 (37.33%) AWS
3 12 (16.00%) SaaS
4 10 (13.33%) Office 365
5 4 (5.33%) GCP
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.67%) Datadog
6 2 (2.67%) Serverless
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.33%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.33%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.33%) NuGet
7 1 (1.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Skype
2 6 (8.00%) VPN
3 5 (6.67%) BGP
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (6.67%) EIGRP
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 5 (6.67%) IOS XR
3 5 (6.67%) OSPF
3 5 (6.67%) PBX
3 5 (6.67%) SNMP
3 5 (6.67%) TACACS
3 5 (6.67%) VoIP
3 5 (6.67%) VXLAN
3 5 (6.67%) WebEx
3 5 (6.67%) Wireless
4 3 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) MySQL
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (16.00%) Redis
4 9 (12.00%) Big Data
5 4 (5.33%) Data Lake
5 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.67%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (2.67%) ERwin
5 2 (2.67%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.33%) Gradle
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
1 12 (16.00%) Marketing
2 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (22.67%) Developer
3 12 (16.00%) PHP Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (10.67%) MySQL Developer
5 8 (10.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) REST
2 12 (16.00%) Redux
3 7 (9.33%) Node.js
4 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.33%) Laravel
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
6 3 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.67%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.67%) Kafka
7 2 (2.67%) LAMP
7 2 (2.67%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.67%) React
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.33%) CSS
8 1 (1.33%) Django
8 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.33%) Sass
8 1 (1.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (13.33%) Unix
4 9 (12.00%) CentOS
5 8 (10.67%) Solaris
6 7 (9.33%) Windows
7 1 (1.33%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.67%) DevOps
3 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (14.67%) Analytics
4 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
4 11 (14.67%) Project Delivery
5 10 (13.33%) Coaching
5 10 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (13.33%) Microservices
6 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.00%) Machine Learning
8 6 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.67%) IT Governance
9 5 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 20 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 16 (21.33%) PHP
3 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 13 (17.33%) Ruby
5 12 (16.00%) Perl
6 9 (12.00%) C
6 9 (12.00%) SQL
7 6 (8.00%) Scala
8 4 (5.33%) C#
8 4 (5.33%) Lua
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) Go
9 2 (2.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) Rust
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) CCNP
2 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) QA
2 5 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Docker
2 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (28.00%) Terraform
2 18 (24.00%) Ansible
3 16 (21.33%) Puppet
4 15 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 12 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.67%) Nagios
7 2 (2.67%) Packer
8 1 (1.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco
3 5 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 5 (6.67%) Symantec
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
5 3 (4.00%) Google
5 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.67%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.67%) Informatica
6 2 (2.67%) New Relic
6 2 (2.67%) Splunk
6 2 (2.67%) VMware
7 1 (1.33%) Adobe
7 1 (1.33%) Birst
7 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) SnapLogic
7 1 (1.33%) Workday