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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 44 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.77% 1.97% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.10% 3.73% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 4
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +2.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
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
246 295 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 61.81% 52.96% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 225 217 190
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 3 August 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 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (89.66%) NoSQL
2 25 (86.21%) Node.js
2 25 (86.21%) TDD
2 25 (86.21%) RESTful
2 25 (86.21%) BDD
2 25 (86.21%) .NET
3 24 (82.76%) MVC
3 24 (82.76%) C#
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
3 24 (82.76%) .NET Framework
3 24 (82.76%) WCF
3 24 (82.76%) Web Application Development
3 24 (82.76%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (82.76%) Entity Framework
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) ISEB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 25 (86.21%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) NoSQL
2 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Sahi
4 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) WATIR
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
3 2 (6.90%) Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
1 25 (86.21%) RESTful
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (82.76%) Entity Framework
2 24 (82.76%) WCF
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (82.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) TDD
2 25 (86.21%) BDD
3 24 (82.76%) Web Application Development
3 24 (82.76%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.45%) API Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) V-Model
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) HP
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.45%) VMware
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago