The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 25 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 35 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.61% 5.26% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.40% 8.22% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 30
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 292 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 52.83% 64.04% 60.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 260 311
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ruby
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Ruby
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +21 32 £37,500 - 8
Sunderland -3 3 £40,000 - 1
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (72.00%) .NET
4 35 (70.00%) TDD
5 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 29 (58.00%) .NET Framework
6 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
6 29 (58.00%) MVC
6 29 (58.00%) WCF
6 29 (58.00%) RESTful
6 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (58.00%) BDD
6 29 (58.00%) Entity Framework
6 29 (58.00%) Web Application Development
6 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (58.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
8 22 (44.00%) NoSQL
9 21 (42.00%) Node.js
10 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 20 (40.00%) Code First Entity Framework
11 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
11 16 (32.00%) Games
12 15 (30.00%) Python
12 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (26.00%) Java
15 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
16 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Software

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 10 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (58.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (44.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) TeamCity
3 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.00%) Selenium
5 5 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.00%) JUnit
6 2 (4.00%) RSpec
7 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.00%) JBehave
7 1 (2.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.00%) Mocha
7 1 (2.00%) QADirector
7 1 (2.00%) QARun
7 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 16 (32.00%) Games
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (22.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Junior
5 9 (18.00%) Graduate
5 9 (18.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Junior Developer
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
8 4 (8.00%) Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) .NET Framework
2 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
2 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 29 (58.00%) Entity Framework
2 29 (58.00%) RESTful
2 29 (58.00%) WCF
3 21 (42.00%) Node.js
4 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (40.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (18.00%) MSMQ
8 9 (18.00%) WPF
9 3 (6.00%) REST
9 3 (6.00%) Web Services
10 2 (4.00%) CSS3
10 2 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) CentOS
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) TDD
3 29 (58.00%) BDD
3 29 (58.00%) MVC
3 29 (58.00%) Web Application Development
4 11 (22.00%) Web Development
5 10 (20.00%) Kanban
6 9 (18.00%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (16.00%) DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) Microservices
9 3 (6.00%) User Stories
10 2 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (4.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 9 (18.00%) F#
5 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) Scala
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
7 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.00%) C++
8 4 (8.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) ES6
9 1 (2.00%) Jython
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) WCAG
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) etcd
2 1 (2.00%) flannel
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Kibana
2 8 (16.00%) Puppet
3 5 (10.00%) Ansible
3 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.00%) rkt
4 2 (4.00%) Terraform
5 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Google
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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