The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 62 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 15 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.07% 0.41% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 1.03% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 17
Average salary £35,232 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.28% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £60,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
331 292 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 45.66% 40.22% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 297 263 246
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the North East region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the North East

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the North East

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +9 15 £35,232 -41.28% 1
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
1 18 (100.00%) REST
2 15 (83.33%) Scala
2 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) Open Source
2 15 (83.33%) Ajax
2 15 (83.33%) Google
2 15 (83.33%) Django
2 15 (83.33%) Guice
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Play Framework
3 12 (66.67%) Subversion
3 12 (66.67%) HTTP
3 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 12 (66.67%) JUnit
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) JSON
3 12 (66.67%) Spring
3 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (66.67%) CSS3
4 9 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (50.00%) Web Development
4 9 (50.00%) RESTful

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (66.67%) Subversion
2 12 (66.67%) JUnit
2 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Web Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) REST
2 15 (83.33%) Ajax
2 15 (83.33%) Django
2 15 (83.33%) Guice
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) Play Framework
3 12 (66.67%) JSON
3 12 (66.67%) Spring
3 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 12 (66.67%) CSS3
4 9 (50.00%) RESTful
5 6 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (50.00%) Web Development
3 9 (50.00%) OWASP
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Web Design
4 6 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Web Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (83.33%) Scala
2 15 (83.33%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) VB
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) Ganglia
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) collectd
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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