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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 33 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 25 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.26% 3.34% 4.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.62% 5.43% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 19
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £33,300 £28,524
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
260 258 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.74% 61.58% 57.04%
Number of salaries quoted 215 237 221
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 38 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) NoSQL
3 25 (54.35%) RESTful
3 25 (54.35%) TDD
4 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
5 21 (45.65%) BDD
5 21 (45.65%) Web Application Development
6 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
7 19 (41.30%) Java
8 18 (39.13%) Node.js
9 17 (36.96%) Entity Framework
9 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (36.96%) .NET Framework
9 17 (36.96%) WCF
9 17 (36.96%) C#
9 17 (36.96%) .NET
9 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
9 17 (36.96%) MVC
9 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (36.96%) Code First Entity Framework
10 14 (30.43%) CSS
11 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
11 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (28.26%) DevOps
12 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
12 12 (26.09%) Online Games
12 12 (26.09%) OOP
12 12 (26.09%) RDBMS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) NoSQL
2 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (26.09%) RDBMS
4 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
5 10 (21.74%) MySQL
6 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (17.39%) Hazelcast
7 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.35%) Big Data
8 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.35%) Redis
9 1 (2.17%) DataStage
9 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) Ant
2 8 (17.39%) Gradle
2 8 (17.39%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) Selenium
4 4 (8.70%) Appium
4 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.17%) GitLab
6 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (26.09%) Games
2 8 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Developer in Test
7 4 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) RESTful
2 18 (39.13%) Node.js
3 17 (36.96%) .NET
3 17 (36.96%) .NET Framework
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (36.96%) Code First Entity Framework
3 17 (36.96%) Entity Framework
3 17 (36.96%) WCF
4 14 (30.43%) CSS
5 10 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (19.57%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (19.57%) REST
7 8 (17.39%) Spring
8 6 (13.04%) HTML
9 4 (8.70%) jQuery
9 4 (8.70%) Web Services
10 3 (6.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Online Games
2 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (17.39%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (13.04%) Public Cloud
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Android
2 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) TDD
3 21 (45.65%) BDD
3 21 (45.65%) Web Application Development
4 17 (36.96%) MVC
5 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (28.26%) DevOps
6 12 (26.09%) OOP
7 9 (19.57%) Microservices
7 9 (19.57%) Scrum
8 8 (17.39%) API Design
8 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
9 7 (15.22%) Open Source
10 6 (13.04%) Functional Testing
10 6 (13.04%) ITIL
10 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 6 (13.04%) Web Development
11 4 (8.70%) High Availability
11 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) PHP
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) Jython
6 3 (6.52%) Perl
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Sun
2 8 (17.39%) Apigee
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago