The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 21 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.08% 8.11% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 12.90% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
52 93 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 53.06% 62.84% 62.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 105
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Ruby 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.

1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Decision Table
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Active Record
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Decision Table
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Active Record
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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