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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 45 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.95% 5.61% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.94% 9.29% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
277 323 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.39% 60.37% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 243 293 173
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
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 13 February 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
(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 +6 19 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Sunderland +9 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) RESTful
3 30 (71.43%) TDD
4 29 (69.05%) Node.js
5 28 (66.67%) BDD
5 28 (66.67%) C#
6 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 27 (64.29%) .NET
6 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
7 26 (61.90%) Entity Framework
7 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
7 26 (61.90%) WCF
8 25 (59.52%) MVC
8 25 (59.52%) NoSQL
9 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (57.14%) Web Application Development
9 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
10 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (23.81%) Java
12 8 (19.05%) Python
13 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 6 (14.29%) Linux
14 6 (14.29%) Marketing
14 6 (14.29%) Open Source
15 5 (11.90%) HTML5
15 5 (11.90%) CSS3
15 5 (11.90%) Web Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (69.05%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (4.76%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (4.76%) Linode
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (59.52%) NoSQL
3 24 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (11.90%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data
7 1 (2.38%) DataStage
7 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) GitLab
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.38%) RSpec
General
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Automated Tester
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) RESTful
2 27 (64.29%) .NET
3 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
3 26 (61.90%) Entity Framework
3 26 (61.90%) WCF
4 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (11.90%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) CSS3
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
5 5 (11.90%) HTML5
5 5 (11.90%) Web Services
6 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 4 (9.52%) REST
6 4 (9.52%) SOAP
6 4 (9.52%) Spring
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.38%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Android
2 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.14%) CentOS
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) TDD
3 28 (66.67%) BDD
4 25 (59.52%) MVC
5 24 (57.14%) Web Application Development
6 6 (14.29%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) Web Development
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (9.52%) ITIL
8 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 3 (7.14%) DevOps
9 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) API Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Kanban
10 2 (4.76%) Service Management
10 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) Python
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) C
6 4 (9.52%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) Scala
7 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (4.76%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VirtualBox
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Ansible
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) OpenNMS
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) ZABBIX
1 3 (7.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 3 (7.14%) SaltStack
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
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Salary: Competitive
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