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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 40 37 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 45 54 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.63% 6.90% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.54% 11.69% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 9
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
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
427 462 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.38% 59.00% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 370 406 334
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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% 10
Durham -6 2 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 60 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 59 (73.75%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 49 (61.25%) SQL Server
5 47 (58.75%) TDD
5 47 (58.75%) RESTful
6 44 (55.00%) Web Application Development
7 43 (53.75%) .NET
8 42 (52.50%) MVC
8 42 (52.50%) BDD
8 42 (52.50%) Node.js
9 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 40 (50.00%) WCF
9 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 40 (50.00%) C#
9 40 (50.00%) Entity Framework
9 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 40 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
10 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
11 27 (33.75%) Games
12 21 (26.25%) AngularJS
13 20 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (22.50%) MySQL
15 17 (21.25%) Java
15 17 (21.25%) Marketing
16 16 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails

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 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.00%) nginx
3 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.25%) GitHub
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) SaaS
4 3 (3.75%) Force.com
5 2 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (2.50%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 49 (61.25%) SQL Server
3 40 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (22.50%) MySQL
5 10 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.75%) Big Data
7 6 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (7.50%) Hazelcast
8 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.00%) Redis
10 3 (3.75%) DataStage
10 3 (3.75%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.50%) Ant
2 6 (7.50%) Gradle
2 6 (7.50%) Maven
2 6 (7.50%) Selenium
2 6 (7.50%) Subversion
3 5 (6.25%) GitLab
3 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.50%) Appium
5 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (33.75%) Games
2 17 (21.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (76.25%) Developer
2 40 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (11.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (11.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (11.25%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Operations Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Systems Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Automation Tester
8 4 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
8 4 (5.00%) QA Tester
8 4 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (58.75%) RESTful
2 43 (53.75%) .NET
3 42 (52.50%) Node.js
4 40 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 40 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 40 (50.00%) WCF
5 21 (26.25%) AngularJS
6 20 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (20.00%) CSS
7 16 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (12.50%) HTML
9 9 (11.25%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (7.50%) Spring
10 6 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (11.25%) Public Cloud
2 8 (10.00%) Online Games
3 6 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.75%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.75%) Replication
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.25%) CentOS
3 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
4 3 (3.75%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (73.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.75%) TDD
3 44 (55.00%) Web Application Development
4 42 (52.50%) BDD
4 42 (52.50%) MVC
5 12 (15.00%) DevOps
6 9 (11.25%) ITIL
6 9 (11.25%) Open Source
7 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.00%) OOP
8 7 (8.75%) Service Management
8 7 (8.75%) Web Development
9 6 (7.50%) API Design
9 6 (7.50%) Front End Development
9 6 (7.50%) Functional Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Microservices
9 6 (7.50%) Scrum
9 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.25%) Analytics
10 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) C#
2 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.25%) Java
4 14 (17.50%) Python
5 13 (16.25%) PHP
6 9 (11.25%) Perl
7 8 (10.00%) SQL
8 5 (6.25%) C
9 3 (3.75%) Jython
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.50%) R
11 1 (1.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) ISEB
1 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Docker
2 5 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Ansible
1 5 (6.25%) Nagios
1 5 (6.25%) OpenNMS
1 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.25%) Puppet
1 5 (6.25%) ZABBIX
1 5 (6.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Sun
2 6 (7.50%) Apigee
3 5 (6.25%) Rackspace
3 5 (6.25%) SaltStack
3 5 (6.25%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) IBM
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.50%) Google
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens.
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago