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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 43 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.66% 1.79% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 3.83% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 3
Average salary £46,109 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,140 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
318 209 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 58.14% 46.65% 56.77%
Number of salaries quoted 220 177 204
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) Python
3 21 (55.26%) Java
4 19 (50.00%) Linux
5 18 (47.37%) C#
5 18 (47.37%) Scala
5 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
6 17 (44.74%) Open Source
7 16 (42.11%) HTML5
7 16 (42.11%) TDD
7 16 (42.11%) HTML
8 15 (39.47%) Scrum
8 15 (39.47%) JSON
8 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (36.84%) Automated Testing
9 14 (36.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (36.84%) CSS
10 13 (34.21%) Play Framework
10 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
11 12 (31.58%) Finance
11 12 (31.58%) Django
11 12 (31.58%) RESTful
12 11 (28.95%) REST
13 10 (26.32%) CSS3
13 10 (26.32%) Guice
13 10 (26.32%) Google
13 10 (26.32%) Spring
13 10 (26.32%) JUnit
13 10 (26.32%) Windows
13 10 (26.32%) Line Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Confluence
1 2 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
1 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 10 (26.32%) JUnit
3 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
4 8 (21.05%) Subversion
5 7 (18.42%) Selenium
6 3 (7.89%) InstallShield
6 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) RSpec
7 2 (5.26%) JIRA
8 1 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Principal Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) HTML
1 16 (42.11%) HTML5
2 15 (39.47%) JSON
3 14 (36.84%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (36.84%) CSS
4 13 (34.21%) Play Framework
5 12 (31.58%) RESTful
5 12 (31.58%) Django
6 11 (28.95%) REST
7 10 (26.32%) CSS3
7 10 (26.32%) Spring
7 10 (26.32%) Guice
8 8 (21.05%) Ajax
9 6 (15.79%) OpenGL
10 4 (10.53%) XML
10 4 (10.53%) .NET
11 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
11 3 (7.89%) XForms
11 3 (7.89%) jQuery
12 2 (5.26%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Open Source
2 6 (15.79%) CUDA
2 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) CentOS
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) SUSE
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Fedora
4 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) TDD
3 15 (39.47%) Scrum
3 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (36.84%) Automated Testing
5 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
6 10 (26.32%) Line Management
7 9 (23.68%) Web Development
8 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 6 (15.79%) Web Design
9 6 (15.79%) OO
9 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
9 6 (15.79%) OWASP
9 6 (15.79%) Image Processing
9 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
10 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
11 4 (10.53%) Kanban
12 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Python
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 18 (47.37%) C#
3 18 (47.37%) Scala
4 8 (21.05%) C++
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) Perl
7 5 (13.16%) PHP
8 4 (10.53%) SQL
9 3 (7.89%) VBScript
9 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
10 2 (5.26%) C
11 1 (2.63%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) KVM
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Puppet
2 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.53%) Nagios
4 2 (5.26%) Ganglia
4 2 (5.26%) Zenoss
4 2 (5.26%) collectd
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Sencha
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £35,232 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 17 days ago