The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 30 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 7 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.08% 8.41% 7.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 12.68% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 71 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 57.27% 66.36% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 120 56 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £33,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Ruby
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Belfast

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Belfast

Ruby
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Android Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago