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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 37 37 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 43 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.91% 6.59% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.46% 10.63% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 10
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 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
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
345 320 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.47% 62.02% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 293 288 268
Median salary £37,500 £37,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +25.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 25 £47,500 +26.66% 11
Gateshead +6 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sunderland +15 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (79.22%) NoSQL
2 59 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 48 (62.34%) RESTful
4 48 (62.34%) TDD
4 48 (62.34%) SQL Server
5 45 (58.44%) Web Application Development
6 44 (57.14%) .NET
7 43 (55.84%) Node.js
7 43 (55.84%) BDD
8 42 (54.55%) MVC
9 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET
9 41 (53.25%) C#
9 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (53.25%) WCF
9 41 (53.25%) .NET Framework
9 41 (53.25%) Entity Framework
9 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (53.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 41 (53.25%) Code First Entity Framework
10 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
11 27 (35.06%) Games
12 21 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 20 (25.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (25.97%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (20.78%) Marketing
15 15 (19.48%) Java
15 15 (19.48%) MySQL
16 14 (18.18%) CSS

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 4 (5.19%) nginx
1 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) GitHub
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) SaaS
3 3 (3.90%) Force.com
4 2 (2.60%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (2.60%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (79.22%) NoSQL
2 48 (62.34%) SQL Server
3 41 (53.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (19.48%) MySQL
5 10 (12.99%) RDBMS
5 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (7.79%) Big Data
6 6 (7.79%) Hazelcast
7 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.19%) Redis
8 2 (2.60%) DataStage
8 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.60%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 49 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Ant
2 6 (7.79%) Gradle
2 6 (7.79%) Maven
2 6 (7.79%) Selenium
3 4 (5.19%) GitLab
3 4 (5.19%) Subversion
3 4 (5.19%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.19%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.60%) Appium
4 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (35.06%) Games
2 16 (20.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (76.62%) Developer
2 41 (53.25%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.58%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Operations Manager
7 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Systems Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (5.19%) QA Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Platform Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (62.34%) RESTful
2 44 (57.14%) .NET
3 43 (55.84%) Node.js
4 41 (53.25%) .NET Framework
4 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET
4 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 41 (53.25%) Code First Entity Framework
4 41 (53.25%) Entity Framework
4 41 (53.25%) WCF
5 21 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 20 (25.97%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (25.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (18.18%) CSS
7 14 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (10.39%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (10.39%) HTML
9 6 (7.79%) Spring
9 6 (7.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.39%) Online Games
2 8 (10.39%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.79%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.90%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.90%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.19%) CentOS
3 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.19%) Unix
4 3 (3.90%) Android
4 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (62.34%) TDD
3 45 (58.44%) Web Application Development
4 43 (55.84%) BDD
5 42 (54.55%) MVC
6 12 (15.58%) DevOps
7 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.39%) ITIL
7 8 (10.39%) OOP
7 8 (10.39%) Open Source
8 6 (7.79%) API Design
8 6 (7.79%) Front End Development
8 6 (7.79%) Functional Testing
8 6 (7.79%) Microservices
8 6 (7.79%) Scrum
8 6 (7.79%) Service Management
8 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.79%) Web Development
9 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.19%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) C#
2 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) Java
4 12 (15.58%) Python
5 11 (14.29%) PHP
6 8 (10.39%) Perl
7 6 (7.79%) SQL
8 4 (5.19%) C
9 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.60%) Jython
10 2 (2.60%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) ISEB
1 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) VirtualBox
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Ansible
1 4 (5.19%) Nagios
1 4 (5.19%) OpenNMS
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.19%) Puppet
1 4 (5.19%) ZABBIX
1 4 (5.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Sun
2 6 (7.79%) Apigee
3 4 (5.19%) Rackspace
3 4 (5.19%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) Google
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens.
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens
Posted: 18 days ago