The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 23 49 42
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.61% 5.23% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.41% 8.41% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 32
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 236 309 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.80% 62.17% 65.03%
Number of salaries quoted 216 279 331
Median salary £36,750 £37,144 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% -0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Ruby
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Ruby in Tyne and Wear

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Tyne and Wear

Ruby
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +24 32 £37,500 - 5
Sunderland -2 2 £40,000 -
Ruby
North East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 45 (84.91%) C#
2 43 (81.13%) .NET
3 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (75.47%) TDD
4 34 (64.15%) .NET Framework
4 34 (64.15%) WCF
4 34 (64.15%) MVC
4 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
4 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
4 34 (64.15%) RESTful
4 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (64.15%) BDD
4 34 (64.15%) Entity Framework
4 34 (64.15%) Web Application Development
4 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 34 (64.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 23 (43.40%) Git (software)
6 21 (39.62%) NoSQL
6 21 (39.62%) Node.js
7 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 20 (37.74%) Code First Entity Framework
8 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (32.08%) Games
9 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
9 16 (30.19%) MongoDB
10 15 (28.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (28.30%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (28.30%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (28.30%) Web Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 15 (28.30%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server 2014
2 21 (39.62%) NoSQL
3 16 (30.19%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) TeamCity
3 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
4 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.43%) Selenium
5 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.77%) JUnit
6 2 (3.77%) RSpec
7 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.89%) JBehave
7 1 (1.89%) JIRA
7 1 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.89%) Mocha
7 1 (1.89%) QADirector
7 1 (1.89%) QARun
7 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 17 (32.08%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (77.36%) Developer
2 35 (66.04%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (30.19%) C# Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Junior
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 15 (28.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (26.42%) Graduate
5 14 (26.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 14 (26.42%) Graduate Developer
5 14 (26.42%) Junior .NET Developer
5 14 (26.42%) Junior Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Automation Tester
9 4 (7.55%) Tester
10 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) .NET Framework
2 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
2 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET Web API
2 34 (64.15%) Entity Framework
2 34 (64.15%) RESTful
2 34 (64.15%) WCF
3 21 (39.62%) Node.js
4 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (37.74%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
6 15 (28.30%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (28.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (26.42%) MSMQ
7 14 (26.42%) WPF
8 2 (3.77%) REST
8 2 (3.77%) Web Services
9 1 (1.89%) Express
9 1 (1.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (75.47%) TDD
2 34 (64.15%) BDD
2 34 (64.15%) MVC
2 34 (64.15%) Web Application Development
3 15 (28.30%) Web Development
4 14 (26.42%) Dependency Injection
4 14 (26.42%) Kanban
4 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
5 7 (13.21%) DevOps
6 6 (11.32%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.66%) User Stories
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.77%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.77%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) C#
2 15 (28.30%) Python
3 14 (26.42%) F#
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) Scala
6 6 (11.32%) C++
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
7 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.66%) Groovy
10 1 (1.89%) ES6
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) WCAG
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) etcd
2 1 (1.89%) flannel
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Kibana
2 7 (13.21%) Puppet
3 4 (7.55%) Ansible
3 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.77%) rkt
4 2 (3.77%) Terraform
5 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Google
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
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