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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 26 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.73% 7.06% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 8.45% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
104 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 56.83% 83.53% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 82 53 32
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Belfast

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago