Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > North East
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 71 78
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 6 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.92% 0.87% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 1.40% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 22
10th Percentile £36,150 £32,500 £30,600
25th Percentile £53,750 £36,250 £35,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £55,750
90th Percentile £70,000 " £60,675
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £59,750
% change year-on-year - +8.79% +3.91%

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 592 430 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.32% 62.05% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 467 379 387
10th Percentile £30,800 £30,000 £28,400
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +4.65%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in the North East over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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
Durham -1 14 - -
Tyne and Wear -22 10 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 19 (79.17%) AWS
2 16 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (66.67%) OOP
2 16 (66.67%) OO
2 16 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 14 (58.33%) Social Skills
3 14 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (58.33%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) C++
3 14 (58.33%) Scala
4 13 (54.17%) Python
5 11 (45.83%) PHP
6 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
6 9 (37.50%) Perl
6 9 (37.50%) CRM
6 9 (37.50%) Pascal
6 9 (37.50%) MATLAB
6 9 (37.50%) Objective-C
6 9 (37.50%) R
6 9 (37.50%) Dart
6 9 (37.50%) Apple Swift
6 9 (37.50%) SDLC
6 9 (37.50%) Kotlin
7 6 (25.00%) Coaching
8 5 (20.83%) Retail
8 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.67%) DevOps

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 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Azure
2 3 (12.50%) GCP
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (4.17%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) GitLab
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (58.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Salesforce Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Salesforce Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 16 (66.67%) OO
1 16 (66.67%) OOP
2 9 (37.50%) CRM
2 9 (37.50%) SDLC
3 6 (25.00%) Coaching
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Clean Code
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) High Availability
8 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Microservices
8 1 (4.17%) Open Source
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) C++
2 14 (58.33%) Scala
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 11 (45.83%) PHP
5 9 (37.50%) Apple Swift
5 9 (37.50%) Dart
5 9 (37.50%) Kotlin
5 9 (37.50%) MATLAB
5 9 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 9 (37.50%) Pascal
5 9 (37.50%) Perl
5 9 (37.50%) R
5 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Go
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Grafana
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.33%) Prometheus
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Consul
2 1 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (4.17%) Graphite
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Packer
2 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) Splunk