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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 50 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.99% 4.48% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 8.08% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +28.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
319 260 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 63.67% 55.44% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 274 238 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) TDD
3 17 (68.00%) BDD
4 16 (64.00%) RESTful
4 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
5 15 (60.00%) C#
6 14 (56.00%) .NET
7 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (52.00%) MVC
7 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
7 13 (52.00%) WCF
7 13 (52.00%) Entity Framework
7 13 (52.00%) Node.js
7 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (52.00%) Web Application Development
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (36.00%) Linux
8 9 (36.00%) Python
9 7 (28.00%) Scrum
10 5 (20.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Open Source
11 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
11 4 (16.00%) Scala
11 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (16.00%) Cucumber

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (52.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Sahi
5 1 (4.00%) WATIR
5 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) RESTful
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (52.00%) WCF
3 13 (52.00%) Entity Framework
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.00%) Django
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) CUDA
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) TDD
3 17 (68.00%) BDD
4 13 (52.00%) Web Application Development
4 13 (52.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Kanban
8 2 (8.00%) 3D Visualisation
8 2 (8.00%) DevOps
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Scala
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Percona
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) HP
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