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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 52 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 29 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.08% 4.76% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 7.23% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £37,500 £46,586
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
406 470 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.18% 65.83% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 367 412 371
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,983 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -5 28 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Durham +1 1 £32,500 -10.34%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 44 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (72.41%) SQL Server
3 39 (67.24%) NoSQL
4 37 (63.79%) Git (software)
5 36 (62.07%) .NET
6 35 (60.34%) MVC
7 34 (58.62%) RESTful
8 33 (56.90%) Entity Framework
8 33 (56.90%) Node.js
8 33 (56.90%) WCF
8 33 (56.90%) TDD
8 33 (56.90%) .NET Framework
8 33 (56.90%) C#
9 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
9 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (55.17%) BDD
9 32 (55.17%) Web Application Development
9 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (55.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 32 (55.17%) Code First Entity Framework
10 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
11 16 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (25.86%) MySQL
13 14 (24.14%) PHP
13 14 (24.14%) Linux
14 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
14 12 (20.69%) Ruby on Rails
15 11 (18.97%) Games

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 33 (56.90%) Node.js
2 5 (8.62%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.90%) nginx
4 3 (5.17%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) GitHub
2 5 (8.62%) SaaS
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.17%) Force.com
5 2 (3.45%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (3.45%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 39 (67.24%) NoSQL
3 32 (55.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (25.86%) MySQL
5 5 (8.62%) Big Data
5 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.90%) Redis
7 3 (5.17%) DataStage
7 3 (5.17%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 37 (63.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) GitLab
2 5 (8.62%) Selenium
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 5 (8.62%) Vagrant
2 5 (8.62%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (18.97%) Games
2 10 (17.24%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Developer
2 32 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) C# Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Operations Manager
5 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Systems Manager
6 5 (8.62%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Automation Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) QA Automation Tester
6 5 (8.62%) QA Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Tester
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Service Operations Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) .NET
2 34 (58.62%) RESTful
3 33 (56.90%) .NET Framework
3 33 (56.90%) Entity Framework
3 33 (56.90%) WCF
4 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 32 (55.17%) Code First Entity Framework
5 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 12 (20.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (18.97%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (8.62%) CSS
7 5 (8.62%) HTML
8 3 (5.17%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (5.17%) LAMP
8 3 (5.17%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.52%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.62%) CentOS
3 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (60.34%) MVC
3 33 (56.90%) TDD
4 32 (55.17%) BDD
4 32 (55.17%) Web Application Development
5 9 (15.52%) ITIL
6 7 (12.07%) Service Management
7 6 (10.34%) DevOps
8 5 (8.62%) API Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Functional Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Load Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Open Source
8 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.62%) V-Model
9 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.17%) Analytics
10 3 (5.17%) ETL
10 3 (5.17%) SDLC
11 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) C#
2 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.14%) PHP
4 11 (18.97%) Python
5 9 (15.52%) Java
6 8 (13.79%) Perl
7 7 (12.07%) SQL
8 6 (10.34%) C
9 3 (5.17%) Jython
9 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VirtualBox
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Ansible
1 5 (8.62%) Nagios
1 5 (8.62%) OpenNMS
1 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
1 5 (8.62%) ZABBIX
1 5 (8.62%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Rackspace
1 5 (8.62%) SaltStack
1 5 (8.62%) VMware
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Facebook
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Google
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