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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 40 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 36 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.61% 5.02% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.56% 7.58% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 21
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
341 396 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.57% 66.22% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 311 338 306
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,850 £24,001
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +12 25 £37,500 - 4
Gateshead 0 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sunderland +9 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 33 (64.71%) NoSQL
3 32 (62.75%) .NET
4 30 (58.82%) RESTful
4 30 (58.82%) Git (software)
5 29 (56.86%) C#
6 28 (54.90%) .NET Framework
6 28 (54.90%) WCF
6 28 (54.90%) Entity Framework
7 27 (52.94%) Node.js
7 27 (52.94%) TDD
7 27 (52.94%) MVC
8 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET
8 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (50.98%) BDD
8 26 (50.98%) Web Application Development
8 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 26 (50.98%) Code First Entity Framework
9 13 (25.49%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
9 13 (25.49%) Linux
10 12 (23.53%) PHP
10 12 (23.53%) MySQL
11 11 (21.57%) Python
12 10 (19.61%) Java
12 10 (19.61%) Marketing
13 9 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails

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 27 (52.94%) Node.js
2 4 (7.84%) nginx
2 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) SaaS
3 4 (7.84%) GitHub
4 3 (5.88%) Force.com
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.92%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (3.92%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (64.71%) NoSQL
1 33 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (23.53%) MySQL
4 5 (9.80%) Big Data
5 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.84%) Redis
6 2 (3.92%) DataStage
6 2 (3.92%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 30 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Selenium
2 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
3 4 (7.84%) GitLab
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (19.61%) Marketing
2 8 (15.69%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Operations Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Systems Manager
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Automation Tester
6 5 (9.80%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) QA Automation Tester
6 5 (9.80%) QA Tester
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Tester
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) RESTful
3 28 (54.90%) .NET Framework
3 28 (54.90%) Entity Framework
3 28 (54.90%) WCF
4 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET
4 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (50.98%) Code First Entity Framework
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 9 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (15.69%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (5.88%) CSS
7 3 (5.88%) HTML
7 3 (5.88%) JSON
7 3 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (3.92%) LAMP
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.69%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.84%) CentOS
3 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 3 (5.88%) Android
4 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) MVC
2 27 (52.94%) TDD
3 26 (50.98%) BDD
3 26 (50.98%) Web Application Development
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 6 (11.76%) DevOps
5 6 (11.76%) Service Management
6 5 (9.80%) API Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Functional Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Load Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Open Source
6 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.80%) V-Model
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) SDLC
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (3.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) C#
2 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) PHP
4 11 (21.57%) Python
5 10 (19.61%) Java
6 8 (15.69%) Perl
7 7 (13.73%) C
8 4 (7.84%) SQL
9 3 (5.88%) C++
9 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VirtualBox
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Ansible
1 4 (7.84%) Nagios
1 4 (7.84%) OpenNMS
1 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
1 4 (7.84%) ZABBIX
1 4 (7.84%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Rackspace
2 4 (7.84%) SaltStack
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
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