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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 44 40 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 45 49 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.51% 6.27% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.25% 9.63% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 13
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
England

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
439 509 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.80% 65.09% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 395 445 371
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 43 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Durham -5 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 53 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (72.60%) NoSQL
2 49 (67.12%) SQL Server
3 47 (64.38%) Git (software)
4 42 (57.53%) RESTful
4 42 (57.53%) .NET
4 42 (57.53%) TDD
4 42 (57.53%) MVC
5 41 (56.16%) Node.js
5 41 (56.16%) Web Application Development
6 39 (53.42%) Entity Framework
6 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (53.42%) BDD
6 39 (53.42%) .NET Framework
6 39 (53.42%) WCF
6 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET
6 39 (53.42%) C#
6 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 39 (53.42%) SQL Server 2014
6 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 39 (53.42%) Code First Entity Framework
7 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
8 18 (24.66%) Marketing
9 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
9 17 (23.29%) MySQL
9 17 (23.29%) Games
10 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (20.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (19.18%) PHP

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 5 (6.85%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.48%) nginx
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) GitHub
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.85%) SaaS
3 3 (4.11%) Force.com
4 2 (2.74%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (2.74%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (72.60%) NoSQL
2 49 (67.12%) SQL Server
3 39 (53.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 17 (23.29%) MySQL
5 7 (9.59%) Big Data
6 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.48%) Redis
7 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.11%) DataStage
8 3 (4.11%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.74%) Hazelcast
9 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (64.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.22%) Subversion
3 5 (6.85%) GitLab
3 5 (6.85%) Selenium
3 5 (6.85%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.85%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.74%) Ant
4 2 (2.74%) Gradle
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
General
1 18 (24.66%) Marketing
2 17 (23.29%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Developer
2 39 (53.42%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.81%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Operations Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Automation Tester
7 5 (6.85%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (6.85%) QA Tester
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Tester
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (57.53%) .NET
1 42 (57.53%) RESTful
2 41 (56.16%) Node.js
3 39 (53.42%) .NET Framework
3 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET
3 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 39 (53.42%) Code First Entity Framework
3 39 (53.42%) Entity Framework
3 39 (53.42%) WCF
4 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
5 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
5 16 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (20.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (15.07%) CSS
8 9 (12.33%) HTML
9 5 (6.85%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (5.48%) jQuery
10 4 (5.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (12.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.11%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.11%) Replication
4 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.74%) Online Games
4 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.85%) CentOS
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (57.53%) MVC
2 42 (57.53%) TDD
3 41 (56.16%) Web Application Development
4 39 (53.42%) BDD
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL
6 8 (10.96%) DevOps
7 7 (9.59%) Open Source
7 7 (9.59%) Service Management
8 6 (8.22%) Web Development
9 5 (6.85%) Analytics
9 5 (6.85%) API Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Functional Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Load Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.85%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.85%) V-Model
10 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.11%) ETL
11 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) C#
2 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.18%) PHP
3 14 (19.18%) Python
4 11 (15.07%) Java
5 9 (12.33%) Perl
6 7 (9.59%) SQL
7 5 (6.85%) C
8 3 (4.11%) Jython
8 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.74%) R
10 1 (1.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) VirtualBox
1 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.85%) Xen
2 2 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Ansible
1 5 (6.85%) Nagios
1 5 (6.85%) OpenNMS
1 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
1 5 (6.85%) ZABBIX
1 5 (6.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Rackspace
1 5 (6.85%) SaltStack
1 5 (6.85%) VMware
2 3 (4.11%) IBM
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.74%) Apigee
3 2 (2.74%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Sun
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago