The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 74 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% 0.61% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 1.55% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +8.20%
Ruby on Rails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
338 258 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.57% 39.57% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 244 230 257
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 18 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 1 - - 2
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Scala
4 10 (71.43%) Open Source
4 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 10 (71.43%) REST
4 10 (71.43%) CSS3
4 10 (71.43%) Google
4 10 (71.43%) JSON
4 10 (71.43%) Django
4 10 (71.43%) Guice
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (71.43%) Play Framework
4 10 (71.43%) Line Management
4 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
5 9 (64.29%) Java
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 8 (57.14%) Ajax
6 8 (57.14%) Spring
6 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
6 8 (57.14%) JUnit
6 8 (57.14%) HTTP
6 8 (57.14%) Linux
6 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
6 8 (57.14%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) JUnit
2 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML5
1 10 (71.43%) REST
1 10 (71.43%) CSS3
1 10 (71.43%) JSON
1 10 (71.43%) Django
1 10 (71.43%) Guice
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) Play Framework
2 8 (57.14%) Ajax
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) XForms
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Sinatra
5 2 (14.29%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Line Management
2 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (42.86%) OWASP
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) Web Design
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Network Design
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (78.57%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Scala
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Ganglia
2 2 (14.29%) collectd
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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