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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 48 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.35% 4.19% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 7.59% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -41.28%
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
291 290 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 64.96% 55.24% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 245 267 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
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 22 May 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) BDD
4 20 (71.43%) NoSQL
4 20 (71.43%) RESTful
5 18 (64.29%) C#
5 18 (64.29%) .NET
6 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
6 17 (60.71%) MVC
6 17 (60.71%) .NET Framework
6 17 (60.71%) WCF
6 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (60.71%) Entity Framework
6 17 (60.71%) Node.js
6 17 (60.71%) Web Application Development
6 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 8 (28.57%) Python
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (21.43%) Open Source
10 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
10 5 (17.86%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 4 (14.29%) Django
11 4 (14.29%) Scala
11 4 (14.29%) Selenium
11 4 (14.29%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (60.71%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Redis
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) Sahi
4 1 (3.57%) WATIR
4 1 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) RESTful
2 18 (64.29%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 17 (60.71%) .NET Framework
3 17 (60.71%) WCF
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (60.71%) Entity Framework
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (14.29%) Django
5 3 (10.71%) JSON
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
7 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (21.43%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) CUDA
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) BDD
4 17 (60.71%) MVC
4 17 (60.71%) Web Application Development
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Image Processing
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
9 2 (7.14%) System Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Kanban
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) DevOps
10 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.57%) 3D Visualisation
10 1 (3.57%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) Scala
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
1 1 (3.57%) HP
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago