Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gateshead with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Tyne and Wear > Gateshead
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gateshead 23.53% 25.93% 18.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 33.33% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 15
Gateshead median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £39,625 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +6.44%

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gateshead with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gateshead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 70 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gateshead 82.35% 77.78% 69.51%
Number of salaries quoted 66 42 55
Gateshead median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +19.40% -4.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £45,000 £41,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +11.94%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Gateshead

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gateshead.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Gateshead

Ruby
Salary Trend in Gateshead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Gateshead.

Salary trend for Ruby in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, 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 Gateshead region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) OO
4 10 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) QA
4 10 (50.00%) BDD
5 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
5 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (45.00%) Selenium
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Management
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) Yahoo!
6 8 (40.00%) Google
6 8 (40.00%) WCF
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (40.00%) Social Media
6 8 (40.00%) RESTful
6 8 (40.00%) Facebook
6 8 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (40.00%) Node.js
6 8 (40.00%) BBC
6 8 (40.00%) Sony
6 8 (40.00%) MVC

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gateshead 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 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (45.00%) Selenium
1 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) JMeter
4 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (10.00%) Robot Framework
4 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Social Media Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) QA Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (40.00%) Node.js
1 8 (40.00%) RESTful
1 8 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (10.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) BBC
1 8 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) OO
3 10 (50.00%) BDD
3 10 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Test Management
4 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 7 (35.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Apple
1 8 (40.00%) Facebook
1 8 (40.00%) Google
1 8 (40.00%) Sony
1 8 (40.00%) Yahoo!
2 3 (15.00%) Alteryx
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau