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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / North East
Rank - 72 74
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.01% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £36,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +65.90%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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
272 296 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 40.72% 47.97% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 236 273 237
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 North East region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) OpenNMS
3 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) OpenNMS
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
1 1 (33.33%) VMware