Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 43 57
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 21 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.48% 4.27% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 8.30% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 27
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% - +6.44%
10th Percentile £39,725 £22,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £78,750 £50,875 £49,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 412 446 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 48.58% 51.44% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 360 384 421
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £36,875 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -0.34% +5.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,725 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 11 (52.38%) Python
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 9 (42.86%) Docker
3 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) Puppet
4 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (38.10%) Terraform
5 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) QA
5 7 (33.33%) Selenium
6 6 (28.57%) Test Management
6 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 6 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (28.57%) ISEB
6 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 6 (28.57%) Ansible
6 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (23.81%) AWS CloudFormation

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Documentum
2 1 (4.76%) MTS
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (23.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.76%) Boomi
5 1 (4.76%) Datadog
5 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.76%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (19.05%) Hudson
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.76%) TestNG
6 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) QA Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (9.52%) Django
2 2 (9.52%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (4.76%) OpenID
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) SAML
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Test Management
5 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) Microservices
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Case Management
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.52%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Go
7 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ISEB
1 6 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
1 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Terraform
3 6 (28.57%) Ansible
4 5 (23.81%) Packer
5 4 (19.05%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (4.76%) Nagios
6 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Capita
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic
2 1 (4.76%) Pega
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO