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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 39 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.12% 3.03% 5.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.89% 5.16% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,600 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £47,218
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
263 252 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.77% 58.74% 60.12%
Number of salaries quoted 226 223 269
Median salary £37,281 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.51% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £29,650 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +12 22 £37,062 -1.16% 4
Sunderland 0 3 £40,000 - 1
Hebburn - 1 £35,000 -
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (65.38%) TDD
3 33 (63.46%) C#
3 33 (63.46%) .NET
4 31 (59.62%) SQL Server
4 31 (59.62%) RESTful
4 31 (59.62%) BDD
5 30 (57.69%) Git (software)
6 28 (53.85%) MVC
6 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 28 (53.85%) WCF
6 28 (53.85%) NoSQL
6 28 (53.85%) Entity Framework
6 28 (53.85%) Web Application Development
6 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (53.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (46.15%) Node.js
8 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (44.23%) Code First Entity Framework
9 21 (40.38%) Games
10 17 (32.69%) Java
10 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
11 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
12 15 (28.85%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (25.00%) Python
14 11 (21.15%) DevOps
15 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 28 (53.85%) NoSQL
2 28 (53.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.77%) Hazelcast
5 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) DataStage
6 1 (1.92%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Cucumber
2 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) Selenium
3 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.77%) Ant
4 3 (5.77%) Appium
4 3 (5.77%) Gradle
4 3 (5.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.92%) JBehave
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.92%) Mocha
6 1 (1.92%) QADirector
6 1 (1.92%) QARun
6 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (40.38%) Games
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 29 (55.77%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Junior
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) .NET
2 31 (59.62%) RESTful
3 28 (53.85%) .NET Framework
3 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (53.85%) Entity Framework
3 28 (53.85%) WCF
4 24 (46.15%) Node.js
5 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (44.23%) Code First Entity Framework
6 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
7 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (28.85%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (11.54%) REST
10 5 (9.62%) CSS
10 5 (9.62%) MSMQ
10 5 (9.62%) WPF
11 4 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (5.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.54%) Online Games
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile Games
4 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Android
3 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.77%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (65.38%) TDD
3 31 (59.62%) BDD
4 28 (53.85%) MVC
4 28 (53.85%) Web Application Development
5 11 (21.15%) DevOps
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (15.38%) Kanban
7 7 (13.46%) Web Development
8 6 (11.54%) Microservices
8 6 (11.54%) OOP
9 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.62%) Scrum
10 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.77%) High Availability
11 3 (5.77%) ITIL
11 3 (5.77%) Manual Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Refactoring
11 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) C#
2 17 (32.69%) Java
3 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
6 6 (11.54%) SQL
7 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.62%) F#
7 5 (9.62%) Scala
8 4 (7.69%) Groovy
9 3 (5.77%) C++
9 3 (5.77%) Jython
10 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.92%) ES6
11 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ISEB
1 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) etcd
2 1 (1.92%) flannel
2 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.62%) Ansible
3 5 (9.62%) Kibana
4 2 (3.85%) rkt
4 2 (3.85%) Terraform
5 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.92%) Nagios
5 1 (1.92%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Google
1 6 (11.54%) Sun
2 3 (5.77%) Apigee
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.92%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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