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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 36 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.27% 5.37% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.33% 8.57% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 21
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
300 315 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.35% 62.62% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 255 287 258
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 £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,903
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 21 £42,000 +12.00% 5
Gateshead +3 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 65 (84.42%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (80.52%) NoSQL
3 52 (67.53%) RESTful
3 52 (67.53%) TDD
4 51 (66.23%) Git (software)
5 48 (62.34%) BDD
5 48 (62.34%) Web Application Development
6 47 (61.04%) SQL Server
7 45 (58.44%) Node.js
8 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (57.14%) .NET Framework
8 44 (57.14%) WCF
8 44 (57.14%) .NET
8 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET
8 44 (57.14%) C#
8 44 (57.14%) MVC
8 44 (57.14%) Entity Framework
8 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 44 (57.14%) Code First Entity Framework
9 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
10 36 (46.75%) Games
11 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
12 25 (32.47%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (32.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (24.68%) Java
14 14 (18.18%) CSS
15 13 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (16.88%) DevOps

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 3 (3.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.60%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.30%) Linode
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (80.52%) NoSQL
2 47 (61.04%) SQL Server
3 44 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
4 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
5 10 (12.99%) MySQL
6 8 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (10.39%) Hazelcast
7 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.19%) Big Data
9 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.60%) Redis
11 1 (1.30%) DataStage
11 1 (1.30%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 51 (66.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.39%) Ant
2 8 (10.39%) Gradle
2 8 (10.39%) Maven
3 6 (7.79%) Selenium
4 4 (5.19%) Appium
4 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.30%) GitLab
6 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (46.75%) Games
2 11 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (81.82%) Developer
2 44 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.19%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (67.53%) RESTful
2 45 (58.44%) Node.js
3 44 (57.14%) .NET
3 44 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 44 (57.14%) Code First Entity Framework
3 44 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 44 (57.14%) WCF
4 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
5 25 (32.47%) KnockoutJS
5 25 (32.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (18.18%) CSS
7 11 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (11.69%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (11.69%) REST
9 8 (10.39%) Spring
10 6 (7.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Online Games
2 11 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (10.39%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (7.79%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile Games
6 3 (3.90%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Android
2 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (84.42%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (67.53%) TDD
3 48 (62.34%) BDD
3 48 (62.34%) Web Application Development
4 44 (57.14%) MVC
5 13 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (16.88%) DevOps
6 12 (15.58%) OOP
7 9 (11.69%) Microservices
7 9 (11.69%) Scrum
8 8 (10.39%) API Design
8 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
9 7 (9.09%) Open Source
10 6 (7.79%) Functional Testing
10 6 (7.79%) ITIL
10 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.79%) Web Development
11 4 (5.19%) High Availability
11 4 (5.19%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) C#
2 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.68%) Java
4 9 (11.69%) Python
5 7 (9.09%) PHP
5 7 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (3.90%) Jython
6 3 (3.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) R
7 2 (2.60%) Scala
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) ISEB
1 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) Ansible
2 2 (2.60%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Sun
2 8 (10.39%) Apigee
3 1 (1.30%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) IBM
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.30%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.30%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 27 days ago