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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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > North East
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 99 87 89
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 10 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.86% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 1.76% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 3
10th Percentile £33,855 £36,150 £35,000
25th Percentile £35,960 £48,750 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -21.00% +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £58,188 £56,250 £40,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,500 £41,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +4.17%

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 619 567 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 40.83% 49.82% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 510 497 392
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +6 10 £50,250 +5.79% 7
Durham - 3 £37,616 -
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 9 (69.23%) Agile
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Product Management
5 4 (30.77%) SaaS
5 4 (30.77%) Social Media
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (30.77%) Sage
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Scala
7 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Sinatra
7 2 (15.38%) Node.js
7 2 (15.38%) Django
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) React
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (15.38%) Go
7 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) C#

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 4 (30.77%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 1 (7.69%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) Django
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) React
3 2 (15.38%) Sinatra
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Product Management
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) ES6
4 2 (15.38%) Go
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle