The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 27 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.94% 1.49% 4.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 3.45% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Ruby on Rails
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 29 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 49.51% 43.28% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 64
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Struts2
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Struts2
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle