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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 36 33 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 52 59 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.41% 7.56% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.56% 13.66% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 11
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
414 432 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.05% 55.38% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 365 380 322
Median salary £36,378 £40,000 £31,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.05% +26.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +7 48 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Durham -9 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 67 (82.72%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (79.01%) NoSQL
3 55 (67.90%) Git (software)
4 52 (64.20%) RESTful
4 52 (64.20%) TDD
5 50 (61.73%) SQL Server
6 48 (59.26%) BDD
6 48 (59.26%) Web Application Development
7 47 (58.02%) JavaScript
7 47 (58.02%) .NET
8 45 (55.56%) MVC
8 45 (55.56%) Node.js
9 44 (54.32%) Entity Framework
9 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (54.32%) .NET Framework
9 44 (54.32%) WCF
9 44 (54.32%) C#
9 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET
9 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (54.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 44 (54.32%) Code First Entity Framework
10 35 (43.21%) Games
11 24 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
12 23 (28.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (25.93%) CSS
13 21 (25.93%) Java
14 13 (16.05%) HTML
14 13 (16.05%) 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 2 (2.47%) Apache
1 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.47%) nginx
2 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Force.com
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.23%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.23%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (79.01%) NoSQL
2 50 (61.73%) SQL Server
3 44 (54.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (14.81%) MySQL
4 12 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (9.88%) Hazelcast
6 4 (4.94%) Big Data
6 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.47%) Redis
8 1 (1.23%) DataStage
8 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (67.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.88%) Ant
2 8 (9.88%) Gradle
2 8 (9.88%) Maven
3 6 (7.41%) Selenium
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Appium
5 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.23%) GitLab
7 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (43.21%) Games
2 12 (14.81%) Marketing
3 4 (4.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (83.95%) Developer
2 44 (54.32%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (13.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (13.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (13.58%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.35%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Developer in Test
7 4 (4.94%) Digital Developer
7 4 (4.94%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) QA Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (64.20%) RESTful
2 47 (58.02%) .NET
3 45 (55.56%) Node.js
4 44 (54.32%) .NET Framework
4 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET
4 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 44 (54.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 44 (54.32%) Code First Entity Framework
4 44 (54.32%) Entity Framework
4 44 (54.32%) WCF
5 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 24 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
6 23 (28.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (25.93%) CSS
8 13 (16.05%) HTML
8 13 (16.05%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (9.88%) REST
10 8 (9.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Online Games
2 11 (13.58%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.88%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (6.17%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.94%) Mobile Games
6 3 (3.70%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.70%) Replication
7 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.47%) Unix
5 1 (1.23%) CentOS
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (82.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (64.20%) TDD
3 48 (59.26%) BDD
3 48 (59.26%) Web Application Development
4 45 (55.56%) MVC
5 12 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (14.81%) DevOps
5 12 (14.81%) OOP
6 9 (11.11%) Web Development
7 8 (9.88%) API Design
7 8 (9.88%) Front End Development
7 8 (9.88%) Microservices
7 8 (9.88%) Scrum
8 6 (7.41%) Functional Testing
8 6 (7.41%) Open Source
8 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.17%) ITIL
9 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.94%) Manual Testing
10 4 (4.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) JavaScript
2 44 (54.32%) C#
3 21 (25.93%) Java
4 7 (8.64%) Python
4 7 (8.64%) SQL
5 6 (7.41%) Perl
5 6 (7.41%) PHP
6 4 (4.94%) Clojure
6 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.47%) C
8 2 (2.47%) Jython
8 2 (2.47%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) ISEB
1 4 (4.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Nagios
2 1 (1.23%) OpenNMS
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Sun
2 8 (9.88%) Apigee
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Google
4 1 (1.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.23%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Accenture
Salary: £26,100 - £42,700 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Accenture
Salary: £31,424 to £42,700 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago