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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 41 45 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 30 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.65% 3.85% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.50% 7.01% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -41.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
353 328 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 66.48% 54.85% 50.27%
Number of salaries quoted 303 305 249
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -1 15 £37,500 +6.43% 1
Gateshead - 13 £37,500 - 1
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (93.22%) TDD
3 52 (88.14%) RESTful
4 50 (84.75%) BDD
4 50 (84.75%) NoSQL
5 49 (83.05%) Node.js
5 49 (83.05%) Git (software)
6 48 (81.36%) C#
6 48 (81.36%) .NET
7 47 (79.66%) SQL Server
7 47 (79.66%) ASP.NET
7 47 (79.66%) MVC
7 47 (79.66%) WCF
7 47 (79.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (79.66%) Web Application Development
7 47 (79.66%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (71.19%) Entity Framework
8 42 (71.19%) .NET Framework
9 17 (28.81%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (15.25%) Linux
11 7 (11.86%) Java
11 7 (11.86%) Python
12 6 (10.17%) Scrum
12 6 (10.17%) Games
12 6 (10.17%) Open Source
13 5 (8.47%) Internet
14 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
14 4 (6.78%) Spring
14 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
14 4 (6.78%) Django

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 49 (83.05%) Node.js
2 2 (3.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (84.75%) NoSQL
2 47 (79.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Redis
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (83.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Selenium
3 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.39%) Gradle
4 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (3.39%) JUnit
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) WATIR
5 1 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.69%) JMeter
5 1 (1.69%) Sahi
5 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.17%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 47 (79.66%) .NET Developer
3 3 (5.08%) Analyst
3 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
3 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
3 3 (5.08%) Tester
4 2 (3.39%) Architect
4 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (3.39%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (3.39%) QA Analyst
4 2 (3.39%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (3.39%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (1.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (1.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Principal Software Developer
5 1 (1.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (1.69%) Administrator
5 1 (1.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) RESTful
2 48 (81.36%) .NET
3 47 (79.66%) ASP.NET
3 47 (79.66%) ASP.NET MVC
3 47 (79.66%) WCF
3 47 (79.66%) ASP.NET Web API
4 42 (71.19%) Entity Framework
4 42 (71.19%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.78%) Spring
5 4 (6.78%) Django
6 3 (5.08%) JSON
6 3 (5.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) XML
7 2 (3.39%) Swing
7 2 (3.39%) HTML
7 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.39%) JPA
7 2 (3.39%) HTML5
7 2 (3.39%) REST
8 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.69%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (93.22%) TDD
3 50 (84.75%) BDD
4 47 (79.66%) Web Application Development
4 47 (79.66%) MVC
5 6 (10.17%) Scrum
5 6 (10.17%) Open Source
6 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
6 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.39%) OO
7 2 (3.39%) OOD
7 2 (3.39%) Web Development
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Kanban
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Image Processing
7 2 (3.39%) DevOps
8 1 (1.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) C#
2 7 (11.86%) Python
2 7 (11.86%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) Scala
4 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Groovy
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) ISEB
1 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle
1 1 (1.69%) HP
1 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (1.69%) VMware
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