The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 92 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.52% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £75,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
521 429 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.11% 39.69% 47.86%
Number of salaries quoted 479 412 373
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Bedfordshire region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Lua
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Lua
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA