The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 27 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.82% 0.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 106 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.66% 39.11% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
County Antrim

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Belfast

Ruby on Rails
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) E-Learning
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
1 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript