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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 36 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 42 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.90% 6.23% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 9.48% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 12
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,116
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
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
357 348 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 58.62% 65.66% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 318 307 302
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 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 1 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 +6 24 £37,500 - 6
Gateshead +2 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sunderland +13 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 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 53 (76.81%) NoSQL
2 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 45 (65.22%) Git (software)
5 42 (60.87%) RESTful
5 42 (60.87%) .NET
5 42 (60.87%) TDD
6 41 (59.42%) Node.js
6 41 (59.42%) Web Application Development
7 40 (57.97%) MVC
8 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
8 39 (56.52%) C#
8 39 (56.52%) Entity Framework
8 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (56.52%) BDD
8 39 (56.52%) .NET Framework
8 39 (56.52%) WCF
8 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (56.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 39 (56.52%) Code First Entity Framework
9 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
10 18 (26.09%) Marketing
11 17 (24.64%) Games
11 17 (24.64%) AngularJS
12 16 (23.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (23.19%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (20.29%) MySQL
14 13 (18.84%) Linux
14 13 (18.84%) Python

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 (5.80%) nginx
1 4 (5.80%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.25%) SaaS
3 4 (5.80%) GitHub
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.35%) Force.com
5 2 (2.90%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (2.90%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (76.81%) NoSQL
2 46 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 39 (56.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (20.29%) MySQL
5 7 (10.14%) Big Data
6 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.80%) Redis
6 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.90%) DataStage
7 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.90%) Hazelcast
7 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (65.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Selenium
2 5 (7.25%) WebDriver
3 4 (5.80%) GitLab
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
3 4 (5.80%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.90%) Ant
4 2 (2.90%) Gradle
4 2 (2.90%) Maven
General
1 18 (26.09%) Marketing
2 17 (24.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (72.46%) Developer
2 39 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.84%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Operations Manager
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Automation Tester
8 5 (7.25%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) QA Automation Tester
8 5 (7.25%) QA Tester
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) .NET
1 42 (60.87%) RESTful
2 41 (59.42%) Node.js
3 39 (56.52%) .NET Framework
3 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 39 (56.52%) Code First Entity Framework
3 39 (56.52%) Entity Framework
3 39 (56.52%) WCF
4 17 (24.64%) AngularJS
5 16 (23.19%) KnockoutJS
5 16 (23.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (11.59%) CSS
8 6 (8.70%) HTML
9 4 (5.80%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (5.80%) Web Services
10 2 (2.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.59%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.35%) Replication
4 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.90%) Online Games
4 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.80%) CentOS
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.87%) TDD
3 41 (59.42%) Web Application Development
4 40 (57.97%) MVC
5 39 (56.52%) BDD
6 8 (11.59%) DevOps
6 8 (11.59%) ITIL
7 7 (10.14%) Open Source
8 6 (8.70%) Service Management
9 5 (7.25%) API Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Functional Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Load Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.25%) V-Model
10 4 (5.80%) Analytics
10 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.80%) Web Development
11 3 (4.35%) SDLC
11 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) C#
2 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.84%) Python
4 12 (17.39%) PHP
5 9 (13.04%) Java
5 9 (13.04%) Perl
6 5 (7.25%) C
7 4 (5.80%) SQL
8 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.90%) Jython
9 2 (2.90%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VirtualBox
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.80%) Xen
2 2 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Ansible
1 4 (5.80%) Nagios
1 4 (5.80%) OpenNMS
1 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
1 4 (5.80%) ZABBIX
1 4 (5.80%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Rackspace
1 4 (5.80%) SaltStack
1 4 (5.80%) VMware
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Apigee
3 2 (2.90%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) IBM
3 2 (2.90%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago