Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > North East
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 88 74
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 -30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.30% 2.00% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 3.74% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 33
North East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £60,450 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 576 749 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 50.88% 53.39% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 404 595 493
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £28,325 £27,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £61,175 £60,000 £53,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in the North East

Ruby
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Ruby in the North East

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in the North East over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in the North East

Ruby
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +19 26 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Selenium
2 15 (57.69%) Test Automation
3 11 (42.31%) AWS
3 11 (42.31%) QA
3 11 (42.31%) Python
4 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) DevOps
6 8 (30.77%) SaaS
6 8 (30.77%) Azure
6 8 (30.77%) Marketing
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
8 6 (23.08%) C#
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Perl
9 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
9 5 (19.23%) Node.js
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (15.38%) User Experience
10 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (15.38%) Big Data
10 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 4 (15.38%) Puppet
10 4 (15.38%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (15.38%) Tandem
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) System Testing

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) nginx
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) AWS
2 8 (30.77%) Azure
2 8 (30.77%) SaaS
3 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.69%) GCP
3 2 (7.69%) Serverless
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) IPv4
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) GitLab
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Test Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) QA Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Node.js
2 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) LAMP
4 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Mindset
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Tandem
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Test Automation
3 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) System Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) API Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Microservices
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) OWASP
8 1 (3.85%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Go
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.54%) Terraform
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Google