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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 38 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 33 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.24% 1.86% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.48% 3.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,116 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.78% -
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
348 344 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 65.78% 53.42% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 307 302 245
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +5 15 £37,500 +6.78% 5
Gateshead - 13 £37,500 - 1
Sunderland - 5 £47,500 -
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 63 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (89.39%) NoSQL
3 56 (84.85%) WCF
3 56 (84.85%) TDD
3 56 (84.85%) SQL Server
3 56 (84.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 55 (83.33%) RESTful
5 54 (81.82%) Node.js
6 53 (80.30%) BDD
6 53 (80.30%) Git (software)
7 52 (78.79%) .NET
8 51 (77.27%) C#
8 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET
8 51 (77.27%) MVC
8 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (77.27%) Web Application Development
9 47 (71.21%) Entity Framework
9 47 (71.21%) .NET Framework
10 22 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (16.67%) Java
11 11 (16.67%) Python
12 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
13 8 (12.12%) PHP
13 8 (12.12%) Web Services
14 7 (10.61%) Perl
14 7 (10.61%) Linux
14 7 (10.61%) Scala
15 6 (9.09%) Big Data
15 6 (9.09%) CSS
15 6 (9.09%) Oracle

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 54 (81.82%) Node.js
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (7.58%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (89.39%) NoSQL
2 56 (84.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) Big Data
3 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (80.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Selenium
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (3.03%) JUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.03%) Gradle
3 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) WATIR
4 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.52%) JMeter
4 1 (1.52%) Sahi
General
1 4 (6.06%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (84.85%) Developer
2 51 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (4.55%) Tester
3 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (4.55%) Analyst
3 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
3 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
4 2 (3.03%) Automation Tester
4 2 (3.03%) Software Developer
4 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
4 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (1.52%) QA Analyst
5 1 (1.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.52%) PHP Developer
5 1 (1.52%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (1.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.52%) Administrator
5 1 (1.52%) Architect
5 1 (1.52%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (84.85%) WCF
1 56 (84.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 55 (83.33%) RESTful
3 52 (78.79%) .NET
4 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (71.21%) Entity Framework
5 47 (71.21%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.12%) Web Services
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
8 5 (7.58%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (7.58%) Ajax
8 5 (7.58%) jBPM
8 5 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.55%) Backbone.js
9 3 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.55%) jQuery
9 3 (4.55%) Spring
10 2 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (84.85%) TDD
3 53 (80.30%) BDD
4 51 (77.27%) Web Application Development
4 51 (77.27%) MVC
5 5 (7.58%) Workflow
5 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.58%) Content Management
5 5 (7.58%) Resource Management
5 5 (7.58%) Open Source
5 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (3.03%) OO
7 2 (3.03%) OOD
7 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Web Development
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) C#
2 11 (16.67%) Java
2 11 (16.67%) Python
3 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.12%) PHP
5 7 (10.61%) Perl
5 7 (10.61%) Scala
6 5 (7.58%) C
6 5 (7.58%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) SQL
8 2 (3.03%) Groovy
9 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB
2 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) Sybase
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.52%) VMware
3 1 (1.52%) HP
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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