The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 61 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 0.89% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 2.40% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +5.79%
Ruby on Rails
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
224 167 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.65% 37.19% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 153 148 171
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,756 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Scala
4 10 (71.43%) Open Source
4 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 10 (71.43%) REST
4 10 (71.43%) CSS3
4 10 (71.43%) Google
4 10 (71.43%) JSON
4 10 (71.43%) Django
4 10 (71.43%) Guice
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (71.43%) Play Framework
4 10 (71.43%) Line Management
4 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
5 9 (64.29%) Java
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 8 (57.14%) Ajax
6 8 (57.14%) Spring
6 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
6 8 (57.14%) JUnit
6 8 (57.14%) HTTP
6 8 (57.14%) Linux
6 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
6 8 (57.14%) Subversion

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) JUnit
2 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) JSON
1 10 (71.43%) Django
1 10 (71.43%) Guice
1 10 (71.43%) REST
1 10 (71.43%) CSS3
1 10 (71.43%) Play Framework
1 10 (71.43%) HTML5
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) XForms
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Sensu
5 2 (14.29%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Line Management
2 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) Web Design
6 6 (42.86%) OWASP
6 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Network Design
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (78.57%) Scala
2 11 (78.57%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) collectd
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago