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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 27 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.99% 6.52% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.99% 11.30% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
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 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 193 345 351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 57.10% 57.69% 65.98%
Number of salaries quoted 177 310 304
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 24 June 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 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 22 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Gateshead +5 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Ruby
North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 57 (91.94%) C#
2 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (85.48%) TDD
4 52 (83.87%) .NET
5 49 (79.03%) BDD
6 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (75.81%) RESTful
6 47 (75.81%) Web Application Development
6 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 47 (75.81%) MVC
6 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
6 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET
6 47 (75.81%) WCF
7 43 (69.35%) .NET Framework
7 43 (69.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 43 (69.35%) Entity Framework
8 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
9 27 (43.55%) Node.js
9 27 (43.55%) NoSQL
9 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 23 (37.10%) Code First Entity Framework
11 22 (35.48%) Games
12 21 (33.87%) Web Development
12 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
13 20 (32.26%) MongoDB
13 20 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
13 20 (32.26%) AngularJS
13 20 (32.26%) Twitter Bootstrap

Ruby
Co-occurring 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 20 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 43 (69.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (43.55%) NoSQL
4 20 (32.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 20 (32.26%) TeamCity
3 8 (12.90%) Selenium
4 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.23%) JMeter
6 2 (3.23%) JUnit
6 2 (3.23%) RSpec
7 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (35.48%) Games
2 4 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Developer
2 47 (75.81%) .NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 24 (38.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) C# Developer
4 22 (35.48%) Junior
5 20 (32.26%) Graduate
5 20 (32.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 20 (32.26%) Graduate Developer
5 20 (32.26%) Junior .NET Developer
5 20 (32.26%) Junior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (83.87%) .NET
2 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET
2 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET Web API
2 47 (75.81%) RESTful
2 47 (75.81%) WCF
3 43 (69.35%) .NET Framework
3 43 (69.35%) Entity Framework
4 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (43.55%) Node.js
5 23 (37.10%) Code First Entity Framework
6 20 (32.26%) AngularJS
6 20 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (32.26%) MSMQ
6 20 (32.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (32.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Computer Science
1 20 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.45%) Blog
2 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (85.48%) TDD
3 49 (79.03%) BDD
4 47 (75.81%) MVC
4 47 (75.81%) Web Application Development
5 21 (33.87%) Web Development
6 20 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
6 20 (32.26%) Kanban
6 20 (32.26%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.45%) DevOps
9 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.84%) SDLC
10 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.23%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (3.23%) Front End Development
10 2 (3.23%) Open Source
10 2 (3.23%) SDET
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (91.94%) C#
2 20 (32.26%) F#
3 10 (16.13%) Java
3 10 (16.13%) Python
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
4 5 (8.06%) Scala
5 4 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) Go
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) etcd
2 1 (1.61%) flannel
Systems Management
1 20 (32.26%) Kibana
2 3 (4.84%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Consul
3 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Salt
3 1 (1.61%) Sysdig
3 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Google
2 1 (1.61%) Alteryx
2 1 (1.61%) Tableau
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: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 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: 11 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: 11 days ago