The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 44 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 15 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.18% 0.55% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.70% 1.68% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 7
Average salary £35,232 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.28% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £30,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
224 179 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.46% 33.09% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 209 163 141
Average salary £35,232 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
Tyne and Wear

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (100.00%) Python
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby
1 15 (100.00%) Google
1 15 (100.00%) Django
1 15 (100.00%) Guice
1 15 (100.00%) Scala
1 15 (100.00%) Open Source
1 15 (100.00%) REST
1 15 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 15 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 12 (80.00%) CSS3
2 12 (80.00%) HTML5
2 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (80.00%) JSON
2 12 (80.00%) Ajax
2 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 12 (80.00%) Spring
2 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (80.00%) HTTP
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) JUnit
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 12 (80.00%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Django
1 15 (100.00%) Guice
1 15 (100.00%) REST
1 15 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 12 (80.00%) CSS3
2 12 (80.00%) HTML5
2 12 (80.00%) JSON
2 12 (80.00%) Ajax
2 12 (80.00%) Spring
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Web Design
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 9 (60.00%) OWASP
3 9 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby
1 15 (100.00%) Scala
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) C#
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) collectd
2 3 (20.00%) Ganglia
2 3 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle