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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 29 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.71% 12.90% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 21.05% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Ruby
County Antrim

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
59 76 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.14% 61.29% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 58
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) SNMP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) Fedora
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) TeamCity

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (33.33%) Route 53
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) SMTP
1 3 (33.33%) SNMP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Hudson
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
1 3 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
3 1 (11.11%) WSDL
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSL
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Debian
3 3 (33.33%) Fedora
3 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) XPath
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VirtualBox
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Cacti
1 3 (33.33%) logstash
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Pingdom
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Facebook