The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 32 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 30 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.38% 1.69% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.62% 3.59% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 4
Average salary £40,116 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 223 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 55.91% 47.15% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 217 188 196
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,996 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Ruby 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.

1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 24 (57.14%) TDD
4 22 (52.38%) Scala
4 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
5 21 (50.00%) Open Source
5 21 (50.00%) JSON
5 21 (50.00%) Scrum
6 20 (47.62%) Linux
6 20 (47.62%) Python
7 19 (45.24%) RESTful
8 18 (42.86%) MongoDB
9 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (38.10%) HTML5
10 16 (38.10%) NoSQL
10 16 (38.10%) HTML
11 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
12 14 (33.33%) C#
12 14 (33.33%) Play Framework
13 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
14 11 (26.19%) Django
15 10 (23.81%) Web Development
15 10 (23.81%) Spring
15 10 (23.81%) CSS
15 10 (23.81%) Windows
15 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
15 10 (23.81%) Puppet
16 9 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (21.43%) Selenium
17 8 (19.05%) C++

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 16 (38.10%) NoSQL
3 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 6 (14.29%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.43%) Selenium
3 6 (14.29%) JIRA
4 5 (11.90%) JUnit
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
6 3 (7.14%) InstallShield
6 3 (7.14%) NUnit
6 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.38%) RSpec
8 1 (2.38%) Hudson
8 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (16.67%) Games
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Principal Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) JSON
2 19 (45.24%) RESTful
3 16 (38.10%) HTML5
3 16 (38.10%) HTML
4 14 (33.33%) Play Framework
5 11 (26.19%) Django
6 10 (23.81%) Spring
6 10 (23.81%) CSS
7 9 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (14.29%) OpenGL
8 6 (14.29%) REST
8 6 (14.29%) CSS3
9 5 (11.90%) Guice
10 4 (9.52%) Ajax
10 4 (9.52%) XML
10 4 (9.52%) .NET
11 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 3 (7.14%) XForms
11 3 (7.14%) jQuery
12 2 (4.76%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (14.29%) CUDA
2 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) SUSE
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
4 1 (2.38%) Fedora
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) TDD
3 21 (50.00%) Scrum
4 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 10 (23.81%) Web Development
8 7 (16.67%) Kanban
9 6 (14.29%) Image Processing
9 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 6 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
10 5 (11.90%) Line Management
10 5 (11.90%) OO
11 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
12 3 (7.14%) MVC
12 3 (7.14%) Web Design
12 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.14%) OWASP
12 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Scala
3 20 (47.62%) Python
4 14 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (19.05%) C++
6 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.29%) Perl
8 5 (11.90%) PHP
9 4 (9.52%) SQL
10 3 (7.14%) VBScript
10 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.76%) C
12 1 (2.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) KVM
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.14%) Nagios
4 2 (4.76%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.38%) Ganglia
5 1 (2.38%) collectd
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Google
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Sencha
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Apple
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000, DOE Per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £35,232 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago