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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 31 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 36 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.25% 2.21% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.75% 4.74% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 8
Average salary £35,232 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
335 211 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 58.16% 46.58% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 254 183 197
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 24 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (66.67%) TDD
2 30 (66.67%) Java
3 25 (55.56%) JSON
3 25 (55.56%) Scrum
3 25 (55.56%) MongoDB
4 24 (53.33%) RESTful
4 24 (53.33%) Scala
4 24 (53.33%) Open Source
4 24 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 23 (51.11%) NoSQL
6 20 (44.44%) Linux
7 18 (40.00%) Python
7 18 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (35.56%) HTML5
8 16 (35.56%) HTML
9 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 14 (31.11%) Play Framework
11 11 (24.44%) Puppet
12 10 (22.22%) C#
12 10 (22.22%) Windows
12 10 (22.22%) Web Development
12 10 (22.22%) Selenium
12 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
12 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (20.00%) Django
13 9 (20.00%) Kanban
13 9 (20.00%) Confluence
13 9 (20.00%) JIRA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Node.js
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 23 (51.11%) NoSQL
3 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.11%) MySQL
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.22%) Selenium
3 9 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) InstallShield
4 3 (6.67%) NUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 6 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Principal Software Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) JSON
2 24 (53.33%) RESTful
3 16 (35.56%) HTML5
3 16 (35.56%) HTML
4 14 (31.11%) Play Framework
5 9 (20.00%) Spring
5 9 (20.00%) Django
6 7 (15.56%) CSS
7 6 (13.33%) OpenGL
8 4 (8.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (8.89%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) .NET
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.67%) XForms
9 3 (6.67%) jQuery
9 3 (6.67%) SproutCore
9 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
9 3 (6.67%) Ember.js
10 2 (4.44%) Sinatra
10 2 (4.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) CUDA
2 6 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) SUSE
4 1 (2.22%) Debian
4 1 (2.22%) Fedora
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (66.67%) TDD
3 25 (55.56%) Scrum
4 18 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Web Development
6 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 9 (20.00%) Kanban
8 6 (13.33%) Image Processing
8 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 6 (13.33%) 3D Visualisation
9 5 (11.11%) OO
10 4 (8.89%) MVC
11 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
12 2 (4.44%) Server Monitoring
13 1 (2.22%) DevOps
13 1 (2.22%) UML
13 1 (2.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) Scala
3 18 (40.00%) Python
4 10 (22.22%) C#
5 9 (20.00%) C++
6 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.56%) Perl
8 6 (13.33%) PHP
9 5 (11.11%) SQL
10 3 (6.67%) VBScript
10 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.67%) C
11 1 (2.22%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Puppet
2 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Nagios
3 2 (4.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 3 (6.67%) Sencha
2 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago