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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 41 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.80% 2.84% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.30% 4.95% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
238 323 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 60.25% 57.37% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 222 221 175
Average salary £40,000 £30,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (86.21%) Node.js
2 24 (82.76%) TDD
3 23 (79.31%) RESTful
3 23 (79.31%) BDD
3 23 (79.31%) NoSQL
4 21 (72.41%) Entity Framework
4 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (72.41%) Git (software)
4 21 (72.41%) Web Application Development
4 21 (72.41%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (72.41%) .NET Framework
4 21 (72.41%) WCF
4 21 (72.41%) C#
4 21 (72.41%) .NET
4 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
4 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
4 21 (72.41%) MVC
5 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) PHP
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 4 (13.79%) Python
7 4 (13.79%) Java
7 4 (13.79%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) Selenium
8 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
8 3 (10.34%) Linux

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) NoSQL
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) RSpec
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 21 (72.41%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) RESTful
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (72.41%) WCF
2 21 (72.41%) Entity Framework
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
2 21 (72.41%) .NET Framework
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) Haml
6 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) TDD
3 23 (79.31%) BDD
4 21 (72.41%) Web Application Development
4 21 (72.41%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.45%) V-Model
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.45%) API Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Scala
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
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