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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.60% 2.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 4.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,116 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
269 297 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 64.51% 52.75% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 238 258 199
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) TDD
2 25 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 24 (80.00%) BDD
3 24 (80.00%) RESTful
4 23 (76.67%) .NET
4 23 (76.67%) Node.js
5 22 (73.33%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (73.33%) Web Application Development
5 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (73.33%) Entity Framework
5 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (73.33%) MVC
5 22 (73.33%) C#
5 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
5 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
5 22 (73.33%) WCF
5 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.00%) Python
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) Open Source
8 4 (13.33%) Selenium
8 4 (13.33%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.00%) PHP
9 3 (10.00%) SQL
9 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.00%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 23 (76.67%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Sahi
4 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) RESTful
2 23 (76.67%) .NET
3 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
3 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (73.33%) WCF
3 22 (73.33%) Entity Framework
3 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) Django
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 22 (73.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) TDD
3 24 (80.00%) BDD
4 22 (73.33%) Web Application Development
4 22 (73.33%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) API Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
1 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) HP
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.33%) VMware
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Centric Resource
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 28 days ago