Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > North East
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 58 67
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 46 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.87% 3.68% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 6.64% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 52 63
Median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £57,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -

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 472 693 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 45.78% 55.40% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 368 498 773
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +18.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Ruby as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby in the North East.

Salary trend 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 4 June 2020. 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 -27 8 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Durham +12 1 - - 3
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 8 (88.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (77.78%) AWS
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Sage
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Microservices
2 7 (77.78%) React
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Core
2 7 (77.78%) Decision-Making
2 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Express
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Heroku
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) TDD

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Heroku
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Core
2 7 (77.78%) React
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Express
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Decision-Making
1 7 (77.78%) Microservices
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Sage