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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 39 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 33 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.55% 1.89% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.41% 3.49% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Ruby
North East

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
317 344 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.90% 54.09% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 286 254 230
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 15 £37,500 -10.17% 4
Gateshead -3 13 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Sunderland - 5 £47,500 -
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Ruby 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.

1 60 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (92.06%) NoSQL
3 56 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 56 (88.89%) WCF
3 56 (88.89%) SQL Server
4 54 (85.71%) TDD
4 54 (85.71%) RESTful
4 54 (85.71%) Node.js
5 53 (84.13%) Git (software)
6 52 (82.54%) BDD
6 52 (82.54%) .NET
7 51 (80.95%) C#
7 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET
7 51 (80.95%) MVC
7 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (80.95%) Web Application Development
8 50 (79.37%) Entity Framework
8 50 (79.37%) .NET Framework
9 24 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (14.29%) Java
10 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 8 (12.70%) PHP
11 8 (12.70%) Web Services
11 8 (12.70%) Python
12 7 (11.11%) Perl
13 6 (9.52%) CSS
13 6 (9.52%) Oracle
13 6 (9.52%) Big Data
14 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
14 5 (7.94%) RabbitMQ

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (85.71%) Node.js
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (7.94%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) SAN
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (92.06%) NoSQL
2 56 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) Big Data
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (84.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) Gradle
3 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) WATIR
4 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.59%) Sahi
General
1 1 (1.59%) Games
1 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 51 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
3 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (3.17%) Automation Tester
4 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (3.17%) Analyst
4 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
4 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
4 2 (3.17%) Tester
4 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.59%) Administrator
5 1 (1.59%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.59%) QA Analyst
5 1 (1.59%) Python Developer
5 1 (1.59%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.59%) PHP Developer
5 1 (1.59%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (1.59%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (88.89%) WCF
1 56 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 54 (85.71%) RESTful
3 52 (82.54%) .NET
4 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET
4 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (79.37%) Entity Framework
5 50 (79.37%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.70%) Web Services
7 6 (9.52%) CSS
8 5 (7.94%) Ajax
8 5 (7.94%) jBPM
8 5 (7.94%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.76%) jQuery
9 3 (4.76%) Backbone.js
9 3 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.17%) JPA
10 2 (3.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) CentOS
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (85.71%) TDD
3 52 (82.54%) BDD
4 51 (80.95%) Web Application Development
4 51 (80.95%) MVC
5 5 (7.94%) Workflow
5 5 (7.94%) Resource Management
5 5 (7.94%) Content Management
5 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.76%) Open Source
6 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.17%) OO
7 2 (3.17%) OOD
7 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.59%) Web Development
8 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.59%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 51 (80.95%) C#
2 9 (14.29%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.70%) PHP
3 8 (12.70%) Python
4 7 (11.11%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) C++
5 5 (7.94%) Scala
5 5 (7.94%) C
6 3 (4.76%) SQL
7 2 (3.17%) Groovy
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) ISEB
2 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
1 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Sybase
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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