The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
269 202 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.67% 45.70% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 236 184 242
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Tyne and Wear region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ruby on Rails
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Scala

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala