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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 30 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.36% 5.06% 6.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.90% 9.55% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 44
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 303 419 504
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 54.11% 52.97% 64.70%
Number of salaries quoted 282 379 441
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 27 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Durham -1 3 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 60 (86.96%) C#
1 60 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (82.61%) TDD
3 53 (76.81%) .NET
4 49 (71.01%) BDD
5 48 (69.57%) MVC
6 47 (68.12%) SQL Server
6 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET
6 47 (68.12%) WCF
6 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (68.12%) RESTful
6 47 (68.12%) Web Application Development
6 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (62.32%) Entity Framework
7 43 (62.32%) .NET Framework
7 43 (62.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
9 27 (39.13%) NoSQL
9 27 (39.13%) Node.js
9 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (37.68%) Web Development
11 23 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
12 22 (31.88%) Games
13 21 (30.43%) Google
13 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (28.99%) Dependency Injection
14 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
14 20 (28.99%) Multithreading
14 20 (28.99%) Kanban

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 20 (28.99%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (68.12%) SQL Server
2 43 (62.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (39.13%) NoSQL
4 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.99%) TeamCity
3 10 (14.49%) Selenium
4 6 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.80%) RSpec
5 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.35%) Subversion
7 2 (2.90%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.90%) JMeter
7 2 (2.90%) JUnit
7 2 (2.90%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.45%) JIRA
8 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (31.88%) Games
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (78.26%) Developer
2 47 (68.12%) .NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 24 (34.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 22 (31.88%) Junior
5 20 (28.99%) Graduate
5 20 (28.99%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 20 (28.99%) Graduate Developer
5 20 (28.99%) Junior .NET Developer
5 20 (28.99%) Junior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Test Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (76.81%) .NET
2 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET
2 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET Web API
2 47 (68.12%) RESTful
2 47 (68.12%) WCF
3 43 (62.32%) .NET Framework
3 43 (62.32%) Entity Framework
4 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (39.13%) Node.js
5 23 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
6 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
6 20 (28.99%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (28.99%) MSMQ
6 20 (28.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (28.99%) WPF
7 4 (5.80%) CSS
7 4 (5.80%) HTML
8 1 (1.45%) Ajax
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Computer Science
1 20 (28.99%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Blog
2 4 (5.80%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (82.61%) TDD
3 49 (71.01%) BDD
4 48 (69.57%) MVC
5 47 (68.12%) Web Application Development
6 26 (37.68%) Web Development
7 20 (28.99%) Dependency Injection
7 20 (28.99%) Kanban
7 20 (28.99%) Multithreading
8 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.80%) DevOps
10 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.80%) Open Source
11 3 (4.35%) SDLC
12 2 (2.90%) Defect Tracking
12 2 (2.90%) Front End Development
12 2 (2.90%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (2.90%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 60 (86.96%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) F#
3 16 (23.19%) Java
4 11 (15.94%) Python
5 6 (8.70%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.25%) Scala
7 4 (5.80%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) Clojure
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) Go
9 1 (1.45%) SQL
9 1 (1.45%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
1 2 (2.90%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) etcd
2 1 (1.45%) flannel
Systems Management
1 20 (28.99%) Kibana
2 3 (4.35%) Ansible
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Consul
3 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Salt
3 1 (1.45%) Sysdig
3 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Google
2 1 (1.45%) Alteryx
2 1 (1.45%) Tableau
2 1 (1.45%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary plus benefits & b
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary plus bonus & bene
Posted: 12 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago