The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / North East
Rank 45 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 27 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.13% 3.46% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.01% 6.02% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 30
Median salary £37,281 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,496
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
337 349 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.53% 57.50% 56.97%
Number of salaries quoted 284 314 338
Median salary £37,062 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.89% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ruby
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Ruby Salary Trend in the North East

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the North East

Ruby
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +9 26 £37,500 - 5
Durham +6 1 £36,000 -1.36%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 48 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (61.02%) Git (software)
3 35 (59.32%) TDD
4 33 (55.93%) C#
4 33 (55.93%) .NET
5 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
5 31 (52.54%) RESTful
5 31 (52.54%) BDD
6 28 (47.46%) MVC
6 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET
6 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (47.46%) .NET Framework
6 28 (47.46%) WCF
6 28 (47.46%) NoSQL
6 28 (47.46%) Entity Framework
6 28 (47.46%) Web Application Development
6 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (47.46%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (40.68%) Node.js
7 24 (40.68%) Java
8 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
8 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (38.98%) Code First Entity Framework
9 22 (37.29%) Games
10 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
11 16 (27.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (25.42%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (23.73%) Web Development
14 13 (22.03%) Python
15 12 (20.34%) CSS

Ruby
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 6 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
3 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.69%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 28 (47.46%) NoSQL
2 28 (47.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (13.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.47%) MySQL
4 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.08%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.69%) DataStage
7 1 (1.69%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (61.02%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Subversion
3 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.47%) Selenium
4 5 (8.47%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.08%) Ant
5 3 (5.08%) Appium
5 3 (5.08%) Gradle
5 3 (5.08%) Maven
6 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.69%) GitLab
7 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.69%) JBehave
7 1 (1.69%) JIRA
7 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.69%) Mocha
7 1 (1.69%) QADirector
7 1 (1.69%) QARun
7 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (37.29%) Games
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Junior
5 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Graduate
6 5 (8.47%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.93%) .NET
2 31 (52.54%) RESTful
3 28 (47.46%) .NET Framework
3 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET
3 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (47.46%) Entity Framework
3 28 (47.46%) WCF
4 24 (40.68%) Node.js
5 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (38.98%) Code First Entity Framework
6 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
7 16 (27.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (25.42%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (20.34%) CSS
10 9 (15.25%) HTML
11 6 (10.17%) REST
12 5 (8.47%) MSMQ
12 5 (8.47%) WPF
13 4 (6.78%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.17%) Online Games
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile Games
4 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Android
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.08%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (59.32%) TDD
3 31 (52.54%) BDD
4 28 (47.46%) MVC
4 28 (47.46%) Web Application Development
5 14 (23.73%) Web Development
6 11 (18.64%) DevOps
7 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (13.56%) Kanban
8 6 (10.17%) Microservices
8 6 (10.17%) OOP
9 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.08%) API Design
11 3 (5.08%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.08%) Functional Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Mobile First
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) C#
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) Python
5 7 (11.86%) PHP
6 6 (10.17%) Clojure
6 6 (10.17%) SQL
7 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.47%) F#
7 5 (8.47%) Scala
8 4 (6.78%) Groovy
9 3 (5.08%) C++
9 3 (5.08%) Jython
10 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.69%) ES6
11 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) ISEB
1 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) etcd
2 1 (1.69%) flannel
2 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.47%) Ansible
3 5 (8.47%) Kibana
4 2 (3.39%) rkt
4 2 (3.39%) Terraform
5 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.69%) Nagios
5 1 (1.69%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Google
1 6 (10.17%) Sun
2 3 (5.08%) Apigee
3 1 (1.69%) IBM
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.69%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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