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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 43 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.59% 3.05% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.23% 5.38% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 4
Average salary £37,500 £44,859 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% -0.31%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
235 223 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 63.51% 56.60% 57.72%
Number of salaries quoted 212 195 142
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016, 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 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) RESTful
3 20 (62.50%) Node.js
3 20 (62.50%) TDD
4 19 (59.38%) C#
4 19 (59.38%) BDD
5 18 (56.25%) .NET
6 17 (53.13%) NoSQL
6 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
6 17 (53.13%) WCF
6 17 (53.13%) Entity Framework
7 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
8 15 (46.88%) MVC
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (46.88%) Web Application Development
8 15 (46.88%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 10 (31.25%) Java
10 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
11 7 (21.88%) Python
11 7 (21.88%) Open Source
12 6 (18.75%) PHP
12 6 (18.75%) HTML
12 6 (18.75%) CSS
13 5 (15.63%) Web Development
13 5 (15.63%) HTML5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (62.50%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) NoSQL
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) DataStage
6 1 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.13%) GitLab
3 1 (3.13%) RSpec
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
2 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (46.88%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (46.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (46.88%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Automated Tester
5 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) RESTful
2 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
3 17 (53.13%) Entity Framework
3 17 (53.13%) WCF
4 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
4 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 5 (15.63%) CSS3
6 5 (15.63%) HTML5
7 4 (12.50%) JSON
7 4 (12.50%) REST
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
1 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) CentOS
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) TDD
3 19 (59.38%) BDD
4 15 (46.88%) MVC
4 15 (46.88%) Web Application Development
5 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 5 (15.63%) Web Development
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
9 2 (6.25%) MVVM
9 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Python
5 6 (18.75%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) C
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) Scala
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (3.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) OpenNMS
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
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